WorldCat Identities

Halfon, Lianne

Overview
Works: 33 works in 229 publications in 7 languages and 14,949 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Coming-of-age films  Documentary films  Comedy films  Romance films  Fiction films  Feature films  Drama 
Roles: Producer, Author, fmp
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lianne Halfon
Juno by Jason Reitman( Visual )

48 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juno MacGuff is a sixteen-year-old who after a one-time sexual encounter with her best friend Paulie, learns that she's pregnant. Yes, having a baby, especially at a young age, can dramatically affect the rest of young woman's life, and yes, it's nothing to be taken too lightly, but on the other hand: it's not the end of the world. How could a perfectly normal thing like a pregnancy be a totally awful thing? She decides to carry the baby to term and finds what seems like an ideal yuppie couple to adopt it, but everything falls apart. In the course of her pregnancy, Juno discovers that growing up isn't just about making the best of the mess you find yourself in, but figuring out what's best when that's not always clear
The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky( Visual )

31 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and German and held by 2,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high school freshman, always watching from the sidelines, is taken under the wings of two seniors who welcome him to the real world. Includes extras
Ghost world by Terry Zwigoff( Visual )

29 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"While their classmates head for college, Enid and Rebecca focus their energies on tormenting those around them! From a goofy convenience store clerk to an eccentric art teacher, these two saboteurs wreak havoc on all who cross their paths. But when they zero in on an oddball loner looking for Miss Right, their seemingly innocent meddling threatens to shatter one of their hearts ... and their lifelong friendship!"--Container
Labor Day by Jason Reitman( Visual )

24 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Depressed single mom Adele and her son Henry offer a wounded, fearsome man a ride. As police search town for the escaped convict, the mother and son gradually learn his true story as their options become increasingly limited."--IMDb website, 6/24/2016
Young Adult by Jason Reitman( Visual )

13 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mavis Gary, una antigua reina del baile de fin de curso de 37 años y escritora de novelas para jóvenes adultos, vuelve a su antiguo hogar para revivir sus días de gloria y conquistar a su ahora casado novio de adolescencia
The Libertine by Laurence Dunmore( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Wilmot, a 17th century poet, is the Earl of Rochester and from the beginning he treats his wife cruelly, drinks to relentless excess, abuses his friendships, and generally wallows in dissipation, much to the dismay of King Charles II. The king hopes that Rochester will write a play glorifying his reign. But Rochester finds his true inspiration when he sees a young actress named Lizzie Barry. Rochester sets out to make her the greatest actress of their time--and she, with some reluctance, submits to his teaching
Jeff, who lives at home by Jason Segel( Visual )

8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On his way to the store to buy wood glue, Jeff looks for signs from the universe to determine his path. However, a series of comedic and unexpected events leads him to cross paths with his family in the strangest of locations and circumstances. Jeff just may find the meaning of his life ... and if he's lucky, pick up the wood glue as well
Demolition by Jean-Marc Vallée( Visual )

13 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and German and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Davis Mitchell, a successful investment banker, struggles after losing his wife in a tragic car crash. Despite pressure from his father-in-law, Phil, to pull it together, Davis continues to unravel. What starts as a complaint letter to a vending machine company turns into a series of letters revealing startling personal admissions. Davis' letters catch the attention of customer service rep, Karen Mareno and, despite emotional and financial burdens of her own, the two form an unlikely connection
Which way home( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un documental que sigue a los menores migrantes no acompañados en su recorrido por México en su intento de llegar a Estados Unidos. Seguimos a los niños como Olga y Freddy, viejos hondureños 9 años, que están tratando de llegar a sus padres en los EE.UU.. Los niños como José, a 10 años de edad, de El Salvador, que ha sido abandonada por los contrabandistas y termina solo en un centro de detención de México, y Kevin, un callejero de 14 años de edad, de Honduras, cuya madre espera que va a llegar a los Estados Unidos
Art school confidential by Terry Zwigoff( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Czech and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starting from childhood attempts at illustration, the protagonist pursues his true obsession to art school. But as he learns how the art world really works, he finds that he must adapt his vision to the reality that confronts him
Crumb by Terry Zwigoff( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This movie chronicles the life and times of R. Crumb. Robert Crumb is the cartoonist/artist who drew Keep On Truckin', Fritz the Cat, and played a major pioneering role in the genesis of underground comix. Through interviews with his mother, two brothers, wife, and ex-girlfriends, as well as selections from his vast quantity of graphic art, we are treated to a darkly comic ride through one man's subconscious mind
The First Amendment project( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fox vs. Franken: In an absurd convergence of circumstances, Fox News filed a lawsuit against liberal imp Al Franken (they objected to his parody of their slogan "fair and balanced") in order to coddle star pundit Bill O'Reilly. The real joke is how badly Fox's efforts to muscle Franken backfired, putting them in the middle of a story so crazy, it reads like something Franken could have invented for one of his own books
House of cards by Michael Lessac( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a mother finds that her young daughter has withdrawn from reality, she and a well-meaning doctor struggle to come to the aid of the child. But when conventional science appears unable to reach the little girl, Ruth embarks on a journey within herself to unlock the mysteries that hold her daughter captive
Le Monde de Charlie( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comédie Dramatique
Las ventajas de ser un marginado = The perks of being wallflower( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie es un estudiante de primer año académicamente precoz y poco sociable, un marginado, que siempre observa desde la distancia hasta que un par de jóvenes carismáticos le acogen bajo su ala. La bella Sam, de espíritu libre, y su hermanastro Patrick, sin miedo a nada, cuidan de Charlie ofreciéndole nuevas amistades, el primer amor, sexualidad florenciente, fiestas sin fin, pases a medianoche y la búsqueda de la canción perfecta
Zhi ai = House Of Cards by Michael Lessac( Visual )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ta nan nan zi yu ; ta yu yan bu xiang ; ta du zi ming xiang ; ta yuan wang ji ning shi zhu...er zhe yi qie fa sheng zai sha li(ai sha man ni na shi)shen shang de zhong zhong, jing you liao jie er tong xin li de yi sheng jie ke(tang mi li qiong si shi)de zhuan ye pan duan hou, ren wei zhe xie dou shi zi bi qing xiang de zheng zhuang, zhi you jie shou zhuan ye de zhi liao hou cai neng jiang ta dai li zi bi de shi jie
Juno ; Thank you for smoking ; Waitress( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Waitress: A small-town waitress, smitten with a stranger, hopes to win a pie-making contest so she can leave her obnoxious husband
Vielleicht lieber morgen wir sind unendlich( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El secreto de Sally House of cards( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuando el marido de Ruth muere a causa de una caída en una excavación arqueológica, su hija Sally reacciona de una manera muy extraña. Su condición empeora y Ruth decide llevarla a ver a Jake, un experto en autismo infantil. Jake intenta los métodos tradicionales, pero Ruth coge otro camino, arriesgando su propia salud mental para poder llegar a entender a Sally
 
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Lianne Halfon Amerikaans filmproducente

Lianne Halfon productrice américaine

Lianne Halfon US-amerikanische Filmproduzentin

Лайан Халфон

ليان هالفون منتجة أفلام أمريكية

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