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Waters, Mark S. 1964-

Overview
Works: 168 works in 410 publications in 7 languages and 16,645 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Juvenile works  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Comedy films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Film editor, fme, Performer, Adapter, Scenarist, Composer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Mark S Waters
The Spiderwick chronicles by Mark S Waters ( Visual )
35 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The moment the Grace family moves into the dilapidated Spiderwick Estate, strange things begin to happen. Jared, a curious, adventurous boy, 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 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 )
25 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a young girl who has lived in Africa and been homeschooled moves to New York, she must enter a public high school. Survival of the fittest takes on a whole new meaning when she falls for the ex-boyfriend of the leader of the most fashionable clique in school
Freaky Friday by Mark S Waters ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 2,090 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!
Mr. Popper's penguins by Jim Carrey ( Visual )
22 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,019 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
(500) days of Summer ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"En esta singular comedia acerca del amor y su destino, un joven escritor de tarjetas de felicitación busca desesperado y desesperanzadamente a la chica de sus suen̋os, y podría encontrarla en su nueva compan̋era de trabajo, Summer Finn. Sin embargo, los 500 días de su inconstante relación revelan que el camino a la felicidad puede ser impredecible, incontrolable e increíblemente divertido! --Envase
Just like Heaven by Mark S Waters ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elizabeth is a dedicated, workaholic doctor who is much to busy to have a life. One night, she gets into a terrible car accident and dies. She becomes a spirit stuck between heaven and earth. She doesn't realize that she is dead and thinks nothing has happened. That is until she meets David, a lonely architect, who has rented her old apartment. David thinks he is going crazy when he sees Elizabeth's spirit and tries everyway he can think of to get rid of her, but she just won't go away. Although the two are complete opposites, they somehow manage to form a relationship
Ghosts of girlfriends past ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,586 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
Aladdin and the king of thieves by Walt Disney ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 620 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 ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 482 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 ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marty takes his fiancee home to meet the family-- his crazy twin sister, "Jackie O", becomes dangerously jealous ... and their younger brother puts the moves on his fiancee. Soon, Mother's hiding the kitchen knives ... but she can't hide the family's shockingly hilarious secrets!
The long shot believe in courage ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Abandoned by her husband, neglected by her mother, and doubted by her daughter, a young woman must take advantage of life's second chances to prover herself to all of them ... Equestrian and single mother Annie Garrett finds a new life on a Colorado horse farm as a groomer and trainer. Haunted by the death of her sister, once a budding rider as well, Annie hopes to make amends with the past and make her dreams come true by entering a riding contest--until tragedy befalls her beloved horse. The Long Shot is an adventure of the heart for the entire family, proving that miracles can happen if you have the courage to make them come true
Mean girls ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Italian and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a young girl who has lived in Africa and been homeschooled moves to New York, she must enter a public high school. Survival of the fittest takes on a whole new meaning when she falls for the ex-boyfriend of the most popular girl in school
The perfect man Head over heels ; In good company by Hilary Duff ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Perfect man: Holly Hamilton is on a mission to find her single mom a perfect man ... even if she has to make the man up. One crazy mishap after another leads the two of them to discover that sometimes what you want is right in front of you
Inside the California missions ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tour of the 21 California missions extending from San Diego to north of San Francisco. These missions were founded by the Franciscan friars between 1769 and 1823
The Morris Gleitzman video by Morris Gleitzman ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The creator of Misery guts, Blabber mouth, and Two weeks with the Queen takes viewers on a tour of his life and work. He describes the experiences that inspire him, the characters who help him tell his stories and the emotions that bring those characters to life
The John Marsden video ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 36 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 33 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 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Libby Gleeson talks about her experience of the writing process and how she writes for children
The perfect man Head over heels ; Wimbledon ; The story of us ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 30 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
The Emily Rodda video ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Emily Rodda reveals her secret spell that changes ordinary, boring things into adventure and fantasy - and stories. Come on an inspirational tour through the writing process and life with the award-winning creator of Pigs might fly, Finder's keepers and Rowan of Rin
 
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Waters, Mark
Waters, Mark, 1964-
Waters, Mark Stephen 1964-
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