WorldCat Identities

Tierney, Maura 1965-

Works: 276 works in 512 publications in 5 languages and 18,305 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Medical television programs  Political films  Film remakes  Crime films  Films à clef  Television series 
Roles: Actor, Host, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Maura Tierney
Insomnia by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

22 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime never sleeps and neither does the veteran LAPD homicide detective invited to Nightmute, Alaska to head a murder investigation there. He finds the investigation disrupted by an ever-shining midnight sun that wreaks sleep-depriving havoc on his body clock. As his consciousness becomes more unstable, he is nagged by a sense of personal guilt over a second crime that might just be real
Baby mama by Guthrie CSD( Visual )

10 editions published in 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 1,455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kate is a successful and single businesswoman who has long put her career ahead of a personal life. At 37, she's finally determined to have a child on her own. Unable to get pregnant, a driven Kate allows South Philly working girl Angie Ostrowiski to become her unlikely surrogate. After learning that Angie is pregnant, Kate goes into precision nesting mode. She reads childcare books, baby-proofs the apartment and researches top pre-schools. But, Kate's well-organized strategy is turned upside down when her Baby Mama shows up at her doorstep with no place to live. Structured Kate tries to turn vibrant Angie into the perfect expectant mom. In a battle of wills, they prepare for the baby's arrival. They soon discover that there are two kinds of family: the one you're born to and the one you make
Primary colors by Mike Nichols( Visual )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 1,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a virtually unknown Southern governor on a quest for the White House with his strong, savvy and equally ambitious wife
Welcome to Mooseport by Twentieth Century Fox( Visual )

13 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... just good old-fashioned fun."--Jam! Movies
Liar liar by Tom Shadyac( Visual )

22 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy's birthday wish that his habitual liar father go for one day without lying comes true, and the father finds his business and personal life in shambles as a result of all the honesty
Semi-pro by Kent Alterman( Visual )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 1,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1970s, Flint, Michigan. Jackie Moon is a former pop sensation who somehow made enough money from a couple of hit records to buy Flint's semi-pro basketball team, the Tropics. The team consists of a bunch of disorganized losers with one genuine talent named Coffee Black. Despite knowing little about the game, Jackie is the Tropics' coach as well as a player. His greater love involves coming up with bizarre marketing stunts to draw in an audience. His stunts include wrestling a bear and attempting a motorcycle jump over a line of cheerleaders. When the league plans to merge with the NBA and in order to survive, the Tropics must do the seemingly impossible - win. The Tropics look like they might be shut down so Jackie desperately agrees to let washed-up veteran player Monix take over coaching
Forces of nature by Ben Affleck( Visual )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man on his way to his wedding is stranded several states away. He hitches a ride with a free-spirited woman, and opposites begin to attract
Scotland, Pa.( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fast food and ambition make up a daily special of murder and mystery 70's style
The affair( Visual )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two married couples; one decimating extramarital love affair. Noah is a New York City schoolteacher and novelist who is happily married, but resents his dependence on his wealthy father-in-law. Alison is a young waitress trying to piece her life and marriage back together in the wake of a tragedy. The provocative drama unfolds when Alison and Noah meet in Montauk at the end of Long Island
Instinct by Jon Turteltaub( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthropologist Ethan Powell (Anthony Hopkins), who is in prison for the criminally insane is set to be examined by a young psychiatrist Theo Caulder (Gooding). Caulder will risk his life to get to the truth
The affair( Visual )

9 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a murder unsolved and a betrayal exposed, the truth is suspect and shifting between the perspectives of Noah, Alison, Helen and Cole. The story now reveals the complex family ties, passionate betrayals and vengeful emotions that have resulted from the illicit summer liaison. And as the two estranged couples try individually to plan for the future, a new series of deceptions will once again force them to question everything they believed
ER( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continues to chronicle life and death in Chicago's County General hospital emergency room. Portrays the plight of medical students in their quest to become physicians. Healing is teamwork and science with instant decisions and best guesses to be made. Joy one moment, tragedy the next, but always a 24/7 readiness
ER( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television series about the work and lives of a group of emergency room doctors in Chicago. In this season, Carter's playful office love affair becomes a 24/7 crisis; Kovac's partying affects his performance; Weaver is promoted to a position outside the ER-- but Romano replaces her; Kovac and Carter decide it's time for a change and opt for assignment in Africa
ER( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television series about the work and lives of a group of emergency room doctors in Chicago. In this season, new hopefuls Army Reservist Michael Gallant and brash Gregory Pratt arrive to face the challenges of Trauma One life, Dr. Susan Lewis returns, Benton weighs career and family, Malucci crosses the line once too often, Chen defies demotion, and Greene fights what could be his last battle, leaving a void at the group's heart. His leadership may never be replaced but someone must step into the breach. That someone is the doctor who has now been in the ER the longest-- the former student who seemed to have the most to learn: Dr. John Carter
ER( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season 12 brings spiraling drama and suspense to the lives of ER veterans. Abby and Kovac share unexpected news. Gallant comes home from Iraq to be with Neela. Pratt goes to Darfur to work with Carter
ER( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Year 11 of the fast-paced series brings challenges and changes to the ER. Corday and Chen weigh work and family. Abby finds that being a good doctor is as tough as being a good nurse. Ray Barnett - doctor by day, rock star by night - arrives. Carter decides to leave; he set the tone, provided the example. His impact will endure
Finding Amanda( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taylor Peters is a television writer and producer whose compulsive gambling, recreational drug use and drinking problem are jeopardizing his career and marriage. He sets off to redeem himself by bringing home his 20-year-old niece who is living in Las Vegas as a hooker and while there, vows not to gamble or drink
ER( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In season 6, Carol gives birth to two baby girls, Lucy and Carter meet tragedy head on when a patient stabs them both, Elizabeth and Mark continue their romance, and nurse Abbey Lockhart joins the staff
Diggers( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four Long Island friends follow in their respective families' footsteps and become clam diggers in this touching comedy
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Alternative Names
Maura Tierney actrice américaine

Maura Tierney actriz estadounidense

Maura Tierney aktorka amerykańska

Maura Tierney Amerikaans filmacteur

Maura Tierney Amerikaans filmactrice

Maura Tierney amerikai színésznő

Maura Tierney attrice statunitense

Maura Tierney US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Tierney, Maura Lynn 1965-

Тирни, Мора

מאורה טיירני

مورا تيرني

مورا تیرنی بازیگر آمریکایی

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Primary colorsLiar liarSemi-proForces of natureERERERER