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Lynskey, Melanie

Overview
Works: 159 works in 689 publications in 7 languages and 27,394 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  War films  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Coming-of-age films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Melanie Lynskey
Up in the Air by Jason Reitman( Visual )

29 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ryan Bingham is a corporate downsizing expert who flies all over the world on business. Just as he is on the cusp of reaching ten million frequent flyer miles, and meeting the frequent traveler woman of his dreams, his company grounds him. When Bingham goes on his last cross country firing expedition, he will learn that life isn't about the journey, but about the connections made along the way
Sweet home Alabama by Touchstone Home Entertainment( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melanie is a successful New York fashion designer who is dating a wealthy socialite. One day he pops the big question and asks Melanie to marry him. Despite her polished uptown image, Melanie grew up poor in the deep South, and as a teenager she married her high school sweetheart. Now Melanie returns to her hometown to tell her parents the news and convince Jake to grant her a divorce. However, the more time she spends with her old flame, the more she feels sparks flying between them again, while she also learns her Eastern affectations don't fly with everyone back home
The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A funny and touching coming-of-age story based on the beloved best-selling novel by Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of being a wallpaper is a modern classic that captures the dizzying highs and crushing lows of growing up ... a moving tale of love, loss, fear and hope - and the unforgettable friends that help us through life"--Container
The informant! by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

38 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The U.S. government decides to go after an agri-business giant with a price-fixing accusation based on the evidence submitted by their star witness, vice president turned informant Mark Whitacre. The FBI needs evidence, so Whitacre eagerly agrees to wear a wire and carry a hidden tape recorder in his briefcase, imagining himself as a kind of de facto secret agent
Shattered Glass by Billy Ray( Visual )

27 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 1,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biographical drama based on the career of Stephen Glass, a popular writer for such magazines as 'Rolling Stone', 'Harper's Bazaar' and 'George'. But by the mid 1990's, at the height of his career as staff writer for 'The new republic' under lead editor Chuck Lane, strange inconsistencies in his stories began to surface that called into question his professionalism
Win win by Tom McCarthy( Visual )

18 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mike Flaherty is "a lovable yet long-suffering lawyer and high school wrestling coach who takes us on a brilliantly heartfelt journey through the game of life ... where you can't lose 'em all. When Mike Flaherty comes across a teenage runaway who also happens to be a champion wrestler, Mike's luck turns around in spectacular fashion. But his win-win situation soon becomes more complicated than he ever imagined when the boy's family affairs come into play"--Container
Flags of our fathers by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For 70,000 Marines this was more than a turning point of World War II, it was the defining moment of their lives. Explores the complicated nature of heroism, courage and patriotism in the harrowing true story of four Marines who fought the bloody battles at Iwo Jima during World War II and how a single photo emerged as one of the most evocative icons of the 20th Century
Seeking a friend for the end of the world by Lorene Scafaria( Visual )

24 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a too-near future, two neighbors, Dodge and Penny, react in their own unique ways to the announcement that a 70-mile-wide asteroid is en route to the Earth. Dodge wants to return to his first love. Penny just wants to get back to her family. As the unlikely companions' respective journeys converge, their outlooks -- if not the world's -- brighten in surprising and hilarious ways
Coyote Ugly by David McNally( Visual )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and held by 1,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shy, innocent girl new to New York City gets a job as one of the barmaids at the hottest nightclub in town
Castle Rock( Visual )

18 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychological horror series set in the Stephen King multiverse, it is an original story that combines the mythological scale and intimate character storytelling of King's best-loved works, weaving an epic saga of darkness and light, played out on a few square miles of Maine woodland
Stephen King's Rose Red by Craig R Baxley( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chilling tale of Dr. Joyce Reardon, an obsessed psychology professor who commissions a team of psychics and a gifted 15-year-old autistic girl, Annie, to literally wake up a supposedly dormant haunted mansion - Rose Red. Their efforts unleash myriad spirits and uncover horrifying secrets of the generations who have lived and died there
Over the garden wall by Over the garden wall (Television program)( Visual )

16 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two brothers find themselves lost in a mysterious land and try to find their way home
Heavenly creatures : DVD] by Peter Jackson( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When circumstances bring together two bright and highly imaginative teenage schoolgirls they quickly form an unwavering bond, creating a fantasy world that only they can share. Disturbed by the intensity of the friendship, their parents threaten to keep them apart. The girls vow to stay together, devising a secret plan that leads to shocking consequences
They came together by Paul Rudd( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Joel and Molly meet, it's hate at first sight: his big Corporate Candy Company threatens to shut down her quirky indie candy shop. Plus, Joel is hung up on his sexy ex. But amazingly, they fall in love, until they break up about two thirds of the way through, and Molly starts dating her accountant. But then right at the end, well you'll just have to see. (Hint: Joel makes a big speech and they get back together.)
Two and a half men( Visual )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie Harper is a bachelor in paradise, complete with Malibu beach house, overpaid job and a very active dating life. Then his uptight brother Alan, in the throes of a divorce, moves in, bringing his 10-year-old son Jake with him. Together they start a new family of two adults, one kid, and no grown-ups
Touchback by Brian Presley( Visual )

16 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former high school football star turned farmer and family man, Scott Murphy finds himself with a unique opportunity to revisit his glory days during the Ohio state championship game where he permanently injured his knee in a game-winning play. Given a second shot at his destiny, Scott seeks counsel from Coach Hand, Scott's longtime mentor on and off the field, to help him decide whether to let his fate unfold, or follow a path that will change his future
Abandon( Visual )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A senior at an elite college, already under severe pressure to complete her thesis and land a prestigious job, must confront the sudden reappearance of her old boyfriend, after his two year, unexplained absence
Hello I must be going( Visual )

17 editions published between 2012 and 2018 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amy is a recent divorcee who seeks refuge in the suburban Connecticut home of her parents. Demoralized and directionless, Amy begins an affair with 19 year old actor Jeremy that reignites her passion for life and jumpstarts her independence
Two and a half men( Visual )

7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome back to the Harpers' Malibu beach house. Bachelor Charlie is trying (but not very hard) to remember the name of the girl currently taking a shower upstairs. Alan, Charlie's tightly-wound, divorced brother is trying to figure out how he can get his ex-wife to remarry so he can stop paying alimony. And Jake, Alan's 11-year-old son, is just trying to figure out what's for lunch and where's the TV remote. After a year of living together, the guys have figured out how two and a half men equal one family. Sort of
Heavenly creatures by Peter Jackson( Visual )

96 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on an actual crime, Heavenly Creatures is the story of two teenage girls who form an intense bond that leads to shocking consequences
 
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