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Tierney, Maura 1965-

Works: 412 works in 742 publications in 5 languages and 20,059 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Television series  Medical television programs  Political films  Films à clef  Television programs  Sports films  Melodrama  Film adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Host, Performer, Narrator
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Maura Tierney
Baby mama by Michael McCullers( Visual )

15 editions published in 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 1,437 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 )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 1,342 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 Gene Hackman( Visual )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A local plumber is plunged into the national spotlight when he takes on the former President of the United States, who can't believe he's running against a man who installed his toilets. To make matters worse, the ex-president is trying to steal the election -- and the affection of the handyman's girlfriend. Whoever wins, one thing's for sure, this town is not small enough for both of them
Liar liar by Tom Shadyac( Visual )

28 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fletcher Reede is a fast-talking attorney and habitual liar. When his son Max blows out the candles on this fifth birthday cake, Max has just one wish-- that his dad stop lying for 24 hours. When his son's wish comes true, Fletcher discovers that his biggest asset, his mouth, has become his biggest liability
Semi-pro by Kent Alterman( Visual )

15 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 1,017 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
The affair( Visual )

13 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and German and held by 841 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
Forces of nature by Ben Affleck( Visual )

23 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 752 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 )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 712 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
The affair( Visual )

8 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three years after Noah's shocking admission of guilt at the murder trial of Scott Lockhart, he attempts to restart his life, but the damage wrought by his past decisions has made him a ghost of his former self. Alison has been raising daughter Joanie alongside Cole and Luisa in Montauk, but Alison's past continues to rear its ugly head as Cole and Luisa attempt to build their own future
Instinct by Jon Turteltaub( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and Italian and held by 535 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 )

3 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What are you holding on to? Long past the secrets that brought them together and tore their lives apart, Noah, Alison, Helen and Cole are on separate journeys with the promise of new relationships and a fresh start. But as the past continues to surface, they question what they re holding on to as their lives keep crashing back into one another."--Provided by publisher
ER( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 394 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 )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 393 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
ER( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in English and held by 389 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 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 377 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 )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 357 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 )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 349 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
Finding Amanda by Matthew Broderick( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Taylor Peters is a televsion writer for a failing sitcom. The gig isn't exactly satisfying work, but it's the only one he could get after a struggle with alcohol and substance abuse. His beautiful and supportive wife has never left his side, but she's at her wits end when she thinks he's started betting on the horses again. When Taylor learns that his 18-year old niece Amanda is living in Las Vegas, working as a prostitute, he figures the best way to redeem himself with his wife is to go to Vegas and convince his neice to go to rehab, but a trip to Sin City is not exactly the best medicine for a recovering alcoholic with a gambling problem"--Container
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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 amerikansk skådespelare

Maura Tierney attrice statunitense

Maura Tierney US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Tierney, Maura Lynn 1965-

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