WorldCat Identities

Waters, Mark S. 1964-

Works: 189 works in 717 publications in 12 languages and 19,801 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Teen films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Producer, Composer, Author of screenplay, Author, fme, Film editor, fmd, Performer, Adapter, Other, Restager , Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Mark S Waters
The Spiderwick chronicles by Tony DiTerlizzi( Visual )

78 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 3,048 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 )

56 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,705 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
Mr. Popper's penguins by Jim Carrey( Visual )

50 editions published between 2011 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 2,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Popper, a successful businessman who's clueless when it comes to the really important things in life, until he inherits six 'adorable' penguins, each with its own unique personality. Soon Tom's rambunctious roommates turn his swank New York apartment into a snowy winter wonderland, and the rest of his world upside-down. Adapted from the award-winning classic children's book, Mr. Popper's Penguins is a cool blast of fun for all ages
Freaky Friday by Mark S Waters( Visual )

52 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,149 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 )

23 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,931 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
Just like Heaven by Mark S Waters( Visual )

37 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,808 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 by Mark S Waters( Visual )

39 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,676 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 )

31 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,185 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
Bad Santa 2 by Mark S Waters( Visual )

19 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fueled by cheap whiskey, greed, and hatred, Willie teams up once again with his angry sidekick, Marcus, to knock off a Chicago charity on Christmas Eve. Along for the ride is 'the kid, ' chubby and cheery Thurman Merman, a 250-pound ray of sunshine. Mommy issues arise when the pair are joined by Willie's horror story of a mother, Sunny Soke. Sunny raises the bar for the gang's ambitions, while somehow lowering the standards of criminal behavior
Aladdin and the king of thieves by Tad Stones( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in French and English and held by 600 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 Monica Potter( Visual )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Turkish and held by 451 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 3 languages and held by 335 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 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Head over heels: Ordinary single girl Amanda unexpectedly finds herself sharing an awesome Manhattan apartment with four sexy supermodels. Life gets even better when Amanda connects with next-door charmer, Jim. That is until one night when, while spying on him, Amanda thinks she sees the man of her dreams committing a cold-blooded crime
The perfect man ; Head over heels ; Wimbledon ; The story of us( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 83 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
Hugo : the Spiderwick chronicles ; Inkheart( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 33 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 24 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
Spiderwick : le cronache by Tony DiTerlizzi( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La storia delle avventure e disavventure di tre fratelli Mallory di 15 anni e i due gemelli di 13, Jared e Simon, e della loro battaglia con le creature fantastiche del Mondo Invisibile. (Mymovies)
The John Marsden video( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 23 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 23 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
Et si c'était vrai ... Just like heaven by Mark S Waters( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in French and English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Synopsis : Alors que David s'installe dans l'appartement qu'il vient de louer, une jeune femme, Elizabeth, apparaît soudainement, affirmant que cet appartement est le sien. David pense d'abord avoir affaire à un malentendu... jusqu'à ce qu'Elizabeth disparaisse aussi mystérieusement qu'elle était apparue. Cette dernière commence à apparaître et à disparaître à volonté. Convaincu qu'elle est un fantôme, David tente d'aider Elizabeth à passer de "l'autre côté". Mais celle-ci est certaine d'être encore en vie
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Audience level: 0.12 (from 0.09 for Just like ... to 0.95 for Spiderwick ...)

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Just like Heaven Et si c'était vrai ... Just like heaven
Ghosts of girlfriends pastHead over heelsEt si c'était vrai ... Just like heaven
Alternative Names
Mark Waters Amerikaans filmregisseur

Mark Waters cinéaste américain

Mark Waters director de cine estadounidense

Mark Waters diretor de cinema americano

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

מרק ווטרס במאי קולנוע אמריקאי

مارك ووترز مخرج أفلام أمريكي

مارک واترز فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان آمریکایی

মার্ক ওয়াটার্স

মার্ক ওয়াটার্স মার্কিন চলচ্চিত্র পরিচালক

மார்க் வாட்டர்ஸ்

마크 워터스

워터스, 마크 1964-

워터스, 마크 S. 1964-