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Tierney, Maura 1965-

Overview
Works: 224 works in 392 publications in 3 languages and 15,971 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Sports films 
Roles: Actor, Host, Performer
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Maura Tierney
Insomnia by Christopher Nolan( Visual )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,731 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 Michael McCullers( Visual )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,457 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 )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 1,396 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 ( Visual )
11 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small-town plumber runs against a former President of the United States for the mayorship of tiny Mooseport, Maine
Semi-pro by Kent Alterman( Visual )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,021 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
Liar liar by Tom Shadyac( Visual )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 888 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 with all the honesty
Scotland, Pa ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fast food and ambition make up a daily special of murder and mystery 70's style
Forces of nature by Ben Affleck( Visual )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Solamente faltan dos días para su boda cuando el avión de Ben pierde el control, dejándolo en Nueva York sin forma de llegar con su nerviosa prometida a Savannah. Contra su mejor juicio, el responsable novio pide un aventón con una viajera aventurera, Sarah -así comienza el viaje más divertido del año. Al principio, estos dos opositores no hacen otra cosa que atraer problemas en una serie de contratiempos cómicos y desastres no naturales. Pero una atracción irresistible y las fuerzas de la naturaleza amenazan a desviarlo todo para siempre". -- Envase
Instinct by Jon Turteltaub( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and Italian and held by 581 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
Finding Amanda ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A television producer with a penchant for drinking and gambling is sent to Las Vegas to convince his troubled niece to enter rehab in a last ditch effort to save his marriage
ER ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 343 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
ER ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Television series about the work and lives of a group of emergency room doctors in Chicago. The gurneys keep rolling in this season that includes: Abby's reunion with her mother, a turbulent woman suffering from bipolar disorder; Carter returns from detox; Abby goes back to square one in med training
Diggers ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four Long Island friends follow in their respective families' footsteps and become clam diggers in this touching comedy
ER ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 315 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 )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Continues to chronicle life and death in Chicago's Country 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 )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 308 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 )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 295 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 )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 291 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
ER ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this penultimate season of the powerful, award-winning series, personal tragedies threaten, and sometimes strengthen, relationships among the staff. And the patients bring their own compelling stories. A boy genius diagnoses his mysterious illness, a cancer-ridden prison doctor is haunted by the men he put to death, a woman arrives in the ER expecting her 13th baby. Triumph, loss, tears, joy, next!
ER ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Former paramedic, now intern Dr. Tony Gates arrives with a straightforward attitude and a complicated personal life. Except for his devotion to healing, he's Gallant's opposite: brash, cocksure, with a bad-boy past, and maybe he's the right prescription for Neela's broken heart. Really shaking things up, Weaver leaves County General for a career move you wouldn't expect
 
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Alternative Names
Tierney, Maura Lynn 1965-
Languages
English (125)
Spanish (4)
Italian (1)
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