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Pill, Alison 1985-

Overview
Works: 213 works in 596 publications in 4 languages and 26,632 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Biographical films  Historical films  Romantic comedy films  Television series  Political films  Television comedies  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alison Pill
Milk by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

19 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 2,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harvey Milk is a middle-aged New Yorker who, after moving to San Francisco, becomes a Gay Rights activist and city politician. On his third attempt, he is elected to San Francisco's Board of Supervisors in 1977, the first openly-gay man to be elected to public office in the United States. The following year, both he and the city's mayor, George Moscone, are shot to death by former city supervisor, Dan White, who blames his former colleagues for denying White's attempt to rescind his resignation from the board. Based on the true story of Harvey Milk
Midnight in Paris by Woody Allen( Visual )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a trip to Paris with his fiancée's family, a nostalgic screenwriter finds himself mysteriously going back to the 1920s every day at midnight. Gil and Inez travel to Paris as a tag-along vacation on her parents' business trip. Gil is a successful Hollywood writer but is struggling on his first novel. He falls in love with the city and thinks they should move there after they get married, but Inez does not share his romantic notions of the city or the idea that the 1920s was the golden age. When Inez goes off dancing with her friends, Gil takes a walk at midnight and discovers what could be the ultimate source of inspiration for writing. Gil's daily walks at midnight in Paris could take him closer to the heart of the city but further from the woman he's about to marry
Vice by Amy Adams( Visual )

15 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and French and held by 1,904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christian Bale stars as Dick Cheney in this epic tale of how a bureaucratic Washington insider quietly became the most powerful man in the world. Co-starring Amy Adams, Steve Carell, and Sam Rockwell, it is a darkly comic look behind the scenes of American politics
Scott Pilgrim vs. The World by Edgar Wright( Visual )

25 editions published between 2010 and 2019 in English and Italian and held by 1,700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet charming and jobless Scott Pilgrim. A bass guitarist for garage band Sex Bob-omb, the 22-year-old has just met the girl of his dreams, literally. The only catch to winning Ramona Flowers? Her seven evil exes are coming to kill him. As Scott gets closer to Ramona, he must face an increasingly vicious rogues' gallery from her past, from infamous skateboarders to vegan rock stars and fearsome identical twins. If he hopes to win his true love, he must vanquish them all
Dan in real life by Peter Hedges( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dan Burns is a local newspaper advice columnist. He has three daughters and is a widower. He brings the family to his parent's house for a family gathering. When Dan goes to a local bookstore, he meets Marie. When he gets home, he finds out that Marie is actually dating his brother Mitch. Dan's mother Nana announces that she met an old acquaintance of Dan's, Ruthie Draper and that she has set up a date between Dan and Ruthie. Dan refuses to go. Mitch suggests that they could make it a double date and Dan agrees. Ruthie turns out to be very hot, but Dan isn't really interested in her. When Marie indicates that Ruthie is not right for him, Dan feigns interest and starts dancing with Ruthie. Marie gets jealous and joins the floor with Mitch, leading to an upstaging contest between Dan and Marie
Confessions of a teenage drama queen by Dyan Sheldon( Visual )

8 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary Elizabeth Cep, is convinced her real name is Lola. When her Mom moves her family from fashionable New York City to a small suburb in New Jersey, Lola quickly finds a friend who likes the same band that she does. Disturbed by her environment, Lola is quick to wage war against the popular Carla Santini. She's also pursued by high school hunk Stu Wolff, but chooses to focus her attention on winning back her title of Most Popular Girl in School. With the help of a frumpy drama teacher and her friend Ella, Lola creates a dramatic performance to earn her the desired high status
Miss Sloane by John Madden( Visual )

12 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and held by 1,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the world of political power brokers, Sloane takes on the most powerful opponent of her career and will do whatever is required to win
The pillars of the Earth : the epic eight-part miniseries( Visual )

14 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1120 A.D., the heir to the English throne dies when the royal ship burns at sea. The King calls on his subjects to accept his daughter Maud as ruler until her son comes of age, but the church backs his nephew Stephen. Squire Bartholomew pledges his loyalty to Maud and is thrown in jail, leaving his daughter Aliena and son Richard alone. Maud goes raises an army in France and attacks Stephen. Meanwhile, Tom Builder is destined to construct a cathedral in Kingsbridge . His ally is Prior Philip, who learns to be a good politician as he watches over his flock and his cathedral. Tom also has the headaches of refereeing between his son Alfred and headstrong Jack, one of his better stone carvers. Against this backdrop of war and monumental construction, are all the elements common to epic storytelling: heroes and villains, trust and treachery, fate and the struggle against it
Pieces of April( Visual )

18 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Family outcast April lives in a beat-up apartment in New York's Lower East Side with her boyfriend, Bobby. In order to spend some time with her dying mother, April invites her conservative suburban family to her place for a Thanksgiving feast. While she frantically tries to complete the meal, the family drives in from Pennsylvania sharing less-than-pleasant opinions about April's lifestyle. Her dad tries to think positively, while sister Beth flaunts her good-girl status and brother Timmy captures it all on film
To Rome with love by Woody Allen( Visual )

15 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... It provides the sort of pleasure Allen seems able to generate almost on demand."--Roger Ebert
The newsroom by Jeff Daniels( Visual )

16 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The day to day activities of the reporters and journalists at Atlantis Cable News
The newsroom( Visual )

12 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Newsroom takes a behind-the-scenes look at a high-rated cable-news program at the fictional ACN Network, focusing on the on and off camera lives of its acerbic anchor, a new executive producer, and their newsroom staff
The newsroom( Visual )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The day to day activities of the reporters and journalists at Atlantis Cable News
American horror story( Visual )

13 editions published between 2011 and 2018 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is post-election 2016, and Ally Mayfair-Richards, a Michigan woman plagued by phobia, attempts to find happiness as a restaurateur alongside her chef wife and son. But Ally's family and her grip on reality are threatened by the arrival of Kai Anderson, a politically motivated cult leader who's plotting an unthinkable mass murder
Goon by Michael Dowse( Visual )

32 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Doug Glatt, a dumb but lovable bar bouncer plucked from obscurity to be the enforcer for a minor league hockey team
Plain truth by Jodi Picoult( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A newborn is found dead in a serene, simple Pennsylvania Amish farming community. High-profile criminal lawyer Ellie Harrison ditches her self-indulgent city life to head to the rural farm in order to defend Katie, an unmarried 18-year-old Amish girl, who stands accused of killing her baby. Despite the surmounting evidence, Katie insists that she was never pregnant. While trying to learn her client's secrets, Ellie is forced to live with the Amish and attempts to break down the barriers of this very private society
In treatment( Visual )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set within the highly charged confines of individual psychotherapy sessions, the series once again centers around Dr. Paul Weston, who recently divorced his wife Kate and moved from Maryland to a brownstone in Brooklyn, New York. Rebuilding his practice while wrestling with some of the demons he left behind, including a lawsuit filed by the father of Alex, a patient who died last year, Paul takes on several new patients
Cooties by Jonathan Milott( Visual )

13 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A horror comedy with unexpected laughs and unapologetic thrills. When a cafeteria food virus turns elementary school children into little killer savages, a group of misfit teachers must band together to escape the playground carnage
Degas and the dancer by Heather Conkie( Visual )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1874 Paris, painter Edgar Degas is struggling with debt after his father's death. He takes a job illustrating a small book on opera and becomes inspired by a young ballerina named Marie
Ideal home by Peter Halley( Visual )

12 editions published in 2018 in English and German and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of Erasmus and Paul, a bickering gay couple whose life is turned inside out when a ten year old boy shows up at their door claiming to be Erasmus' grandson. Neither Paul, nor Erasmus, are ready to give up their extravagant lifestyles to be parents, but maybe this little kid has a thing or two to teach them about the value of family."--
 
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Alternative Names
Alison Pill actriță canadiană

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Allison Pill

Άλισον Πιλ

Пилл, Элисон

Պիլլ Էլիսոն

אליסון פיל שחקנית קנדית

أليسون بيل

أليسون بيل ممثلة كندية

الیسون پیل

آلیسون پیل بازیگر کانادایی

ಅಲಿಸನ್ ಪಿಲ್

앨리슨 필

アリソン・ピル

艾麗森·皮尔

艾莉森·皮爾

Languages
English (263)

Italian (4)

French (3)

German (1)