WorldCat Identities

Waters, Mark S. 1964-

Works: 131 works in 469 publications in 9 languages and 16,612 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Animated films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Author, fme, Film editor, Performer, Adapter, fmd, Other, Scenarist, Composer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Mark S Waters
The Spiderwick chronicles by Tony DiTerlizzi( Visual )

72 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The moment the Grace family moves into the dilapidated Spiderwick Estate, strange things begin to happen. Jared is a curious, adventurous boy who quickly seeks out and finds the hidden laboratory of his great great uncle Arthur Spiderwick. He unleashes a mysterious force when he locates a field guide full of the secrets of the magical creatures that inhabit the forest surrounding the mansion. His twin brother Simon is calm and reserved. He is the intellectual twin, but is rapidly drawn into the fantastical world of fairies and goblins. Older sister Mallory and their mom are harder to convince, but after the almighty and ruthless ogre leader Mulgarath begins to attack the home, the entire family must band together to combat the hordes of goblins and creatures that lurk just outside
Mean girls by Lindsay Lohan( Visual )

31 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home-schooled Cady is a 15-year-old who is entering public high school for the first time. Trying to find her place among jocks, mathletes and other subcultures, Cady crosses paths with the meanest species of them all - Regina, The Queen Bee, the leader of the school's most fashionable clique, The Plastics. When Cady falls for Regina's ex-boyfriend, though, the Queen Bee finds herself stung. Now she schemes to ruin Cady's social future. But, Cady's own claws soon come out and leads a war that has the whole school running for cover
Mr. Popper's penguins by Jim Carrey( Visual )

39 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Popper's Penguins is the story of a boy whose explorer father loves him but neglects him in favor of his career. Once the boy grows to sharkish real-estate wheeler-dealer manhood in NYC, he does the same thing to his wife, daughter, and son. Promised a partner position in his real-estate firm, he woos a reluctant seller to part with the Tavern on the Green. Life is going fine until his dad's final gift to him arrives. Then Mr. Popper's life changes radically, because the gift is penguins--live, breathing, fish-loving penguins. Mr. Popper, at first vexed and then beguiled by the creatures, tries to deal with them, his job, his children, his ex-wife, a nosy neighbor, an officious zoo guy, and the state of his soul
Freaky Friday by Walt Disney( Visual )

40 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother and her daughter are always fighting and screaming at each other. Each thinks that the other has it so easy. Then, thanks to a magical fortune cookie, they switch personalities and bodies and discover each other's problems and complications. And they end up gaining a little respect for each other's point of view. But they need to be changed back by Saturday, because the mother is getting married!
(500) days of Summer by Marc Webb( Visual )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For Tom, it was love at first sight when Summer Finn walked into the greeting card company where he worked. Summer is the new administrative assistant. Soon, Tom knows that Summer is the woman with whom he wants to spend the rest of his life. Although Summer does not believe in relationships or boyfriends, Tom and Summer become more than just friends. Through the trials and tribulations of Tom and Summer's relationship, Tom could always count on the advice of his two best friends, McKenzie and Paul. However, it's Rachel, Tom's adolescent sister, who is his voice of reason. After all is said and done, Tom is the one who ultimately has to make the choice to listen or not
Ghosts of girlfriends past by mark waters ( '09 ) movie( Visual )

32 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Connor Mead is the kind of guy who dumps three girlfriends - at one time and by teleconference. So when he goes home to attend his brother's wedding, he has a singular goal in mind: score with the only bridesmaid he has somehow managed to miss. But the ghost of his departed Uncle Wayne - who taught him to love 'em and then leave 'em - has another goal in mind: restore Connor's lost faith in true love. This will be a tough assignment, one that will require many past girlfriends and the ghosts of his past, present and future
Vampire academy by Zoey Deutch( Visual )

17 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rose Hathaway is a half-human and half-vampire, who is training to be a guardian at St. Vladimir's Academy. Her best friend, Princess Lissa Dragomir is a peaceful, mortal vampire. After ditching school and being on the run for a year, Rose and Lissa are caught and brought back to the Academy. Lissa struggles to reclaim her social status while Rose risks everything in an attempt to protect her best friend from the immortal, evil vampires that lurk just outside the walls of the school
Aladdin and the king of thieves by Walt Disney( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in French and English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

People near and far are heading for Agrabah as the royal wedding of the century is about to take place. But before Aladdin and Jasmine can say "I do," the legendary Forty Thieves spoil everything in a desperate search for the powerful Hand of Midas -- the ultimate treasure that turns all it touches into gold
Head over heels by Joan Micklin Silver( Visual )

20 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Turkish and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amanda has a great job restoring paintings for the Metropolitan Museum of Art and a great place to live, a spacious East Side apartment that she shares with four successful models. Amanda is in the market for a great boyfriend. She thinks she may have found the right guy in Jim Winston, but she has reason to believe that he might be guilty of murder. Since she's not sure he has actually done anything wrong, she decides to find out the truth
The house of yes by Yes (Musical group)( Visual )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marty takes his fiancee home to meet the family and the family's shockingly hilarious secrets are out
The perfect man Head over heels ; In good company by Hilary Duff( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In good company: Dan Foreman is a loving husband, caring father and star ad executive. But now, life is putting him to the test. Carter Duryea, a young hotshot half his age, has just become his boss. And to complicate matters, Dan discovers Carter is dating his daughter
Just like Heaven by Mark S Waters( Visual )

24 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When David (Mark Ruffalo) rents his new San Francisco apartment the last thing he wants is company. Then Elizabeth (Reese Witherspoon) shows up, insisting the apartment is hers... until she disappears right before his eyes. He's convinced she's a spirit. She's convinced she's still alive. As they search for the truth of Elizabeth's past, their relationship changes from resentment to romance
The perfect man Head over heels ; Wimbledon ; The story of us( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perfect man: Holly is determined to find the ideal man for her single mom. With no flesh-and-blood options in sight, she creates an imaginary secret admirer based on a charming real-life restaurant owner. Head over heels: An art restorer sharing an East Side apartment with four successful models feels unglamorous until Mr. Right walks into her life, but she has reason to believe that he might be guilty of murder. Wimbledon: An aging male tennis star has one last shot, and two weeks, to win the greatest tennis tournament and the heart of an upcoming women's tennis star. Story of us: When their kids leave home for summer camp, a married couple whose relationship is on the rocks must finally decide whether to work on their problems or get a divorce
Inside the California missions( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in Spanish and English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The 21 missions of California, founded by Spanish Franciscans, were intended to advance Spanish influence into the new lands as well as to aid in converting the Indians."
The John Marsden video( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writer John Marsden shows the many notebooks and files, full of stories he has been collecting for years. Hear the writer talk about "So much to tell you", "Letters from the inside", "Looking for trouble" and his trilogy starting with "Tomorrow when the War begins."
Libby Hathorn, poet - author( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Libby Hathorn shares her ideas and life influences on her story-making. See the landscape and locations that inspired books such as "Thunderwith", "Feral kid" and "Way home", and share her writing process
The Libby Gleeson video by Libby Gleeson( Visual )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Libby Gleeson talks about her experience of the writing process and how she writes for children
Hugo : The Spiderwick chronicles ; Inkheart( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young orphan boy puts his secret life in the walls of a Paris train station in jeopardy when he begins stealing parts from the man who runs the toy shop in the station in order to finish rebuilding an automaton that he and his father had started; strange things start happening when the Grace family moves into the Spiderwick house, and when Jared Grace finds Arthur Spiderwick's field guide, he discovers the truth behind the magical estate; after a man with the power to bring books to life by reading out loud finds himself trapped in a story with his daughter, he must use his power to get them out of danger
Girl rule movie marathon collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Josie and the pussycats: Small-town musicians with big dreams learn they're part of a plot to control American youth. Honey: A dancer follows her dreams. Blue crush: Three girls pursue adventure on Hawaii's North Shore paradise. The perfect man: Holly is determined to find a perfect man for her single mother. Head over heels: An ordinary girl rents an apartment with four supermodels and becomes swept up in their high-fashion world
The Robin Klein video by Robin Klein( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robin Klein has written many books and received numerous awards ; here she talks about her life and work
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Ghosts of girlfriends past
Alternative Names
Mark Waters Amerikaans filmregisseur

Mark Waters cinéaste américain

Mark Waters regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Mark Waters US-amerikanischer Regisseur

Waters, Mark

Waters Mark 1964-....

Waters, Mark Stephen 1964-

Марк Уотерс

Марк Уотърс

מרק ווטרס

مارک واترز فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان آمریکایی

মার্ক ওয়াটার্স

மார்க் வாட்டர்ஸ்

마크 워터스

워터스, 마크 1964-

워터스, 마크 S. 1964-




Head over heelsJust like Heaven