WorldCat Identities

MacDonald, Laurie

Overview
Works: 82 works in 425 publications in 8 languages and 27,291 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  History  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Western films 
Roles: Producer, Author, pmn
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Laurie MacDonald
Men in black 3 by Barry Sonnenfeld( Visual )

92 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 6,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four years after agents J and K averted an intergalactic disaster J is still working for the MIB while K has returned to the comforts of civilian life. While investigating a seemingly routine crime, J uncovers a diabolical plot masterminded by Serleena, an evil Kylothian monster who disguises herself as a sexy lingerie model. It's a race against the clock as J must find and convince K--who not only has no memory of his time spent with the agency, but is also the only person alive who has the expertise to save the galaxy--to reunite with the MIB before Earth is destroyed completely
Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events by Lemony Snicket( Visual )

17 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"If you are interested in stories with happy endings, you would be better off watching some other movie," warns our narrator, Lemony Snicket. "In this movie," he continues gravely, "not only is there no happy ending, there is no happy beginning and very few happy things in the middle." This is the story of the Baudelaire children -- three "clever and reasonably attractive orphans"--Who embark on a shaky adventure after their home burns down, killing their parents. Violet is the eldest, a serious-minded girl with a knack for inventing things. Klaus is a brainy book-lover who retains every word he's ever read. And Sunny, barely more than an infant, has the unique distinction of being very good at biting things -- sometimes right through things
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet street by Tim Burton( Visual )

23 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and held by 2,451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reinventing himself as Sweeney Todd, a man unjustly sent to prison returns to exact revenge on those who ruined his life, especially the evil Judge Turpin who sent the man to prison. Not only does he seek revenge for the cruel punishment he suffered in prison, but also for what happened to his wife and daughter. When he returns to his home town, he reopens his barber shop, where Mr. Todd becomes the Demon of Fleet Street. Mrs. Lovett is Sweeney's amorous accomplice who creates diabolical meat pies out of the remains of Mr. Todd's victims
The terminal by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

43 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viktor is a simple man with a mission who finds himself entrapped in JKF airport after the accidental loss of his country to villainous coup. He becomes a man without a country and is stuck in at the airport's international terminal with no visa, and is instructed that he is not allowed to leave. Slowly he encounters airport workers who come to his aid by mutual coercion--Gupta the hilarious Indian custodian; Enrique who transports food; Torres the security clerk and Mulroy. Viktor eventually falls for a stewardess who has spent her life waiting for the right man to come along
Gladiator by Ridley Scott( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a Roman general is betrayed and his family murdered by an emperor's corrupt son, he comes to Rome as a gladiator to seek revenge
He named me Malala by Davis Guggenheim( Visual )

9 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Après avoir survécu à un attentat des talibans, la jeune Pakistanaise Malala Yousafzai devient une figure majeure de la lutte pour l'éducation et l'égalité des femmes. [Médiafilm]
Dinner for schmucks( Visual )

14 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tim is a guy on the verge of having it all. The only thing standing between him and total career success is finding the perfect guest to bring to his boss' annual Dinner for Extraordinary People, an event where the winner of the evening brings the most eccentric character as his guest. Enter Barry, a guy with a passion for dressing mice up in tiny outfits to recreate great works of art. When the duo shows up to dine, the lunacy kicks into high gear
Just like Heaven by Mark S Waters( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Norwegian and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Reese Witherspoon stars in the spirited romantic comedy Just Like Heaven. When David (Mark Ruffalo) rents his new 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. Also starring Jon Heder, enjoy the delightful film that critics declare is "One of the best romantic comedies to come along in years" (JP Sarni, Sirius Satellite Radio)."--Container
The ring by Gore Verbinski( Visual )

45 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It begins as just another urban legend - the whispered tale of a nightmarish videotape that causes anyone who watches it to die seven days later. But when four teenagers all meet with mysterious deaths exactly one week after watching just such a tape, investigative reporter Rachel Keller (Naomi Watts) tracks down the video and watches it. Now, the legend is coming true, the clock is ticking and Rachel has just seven days to unravel the mystery of the ring
The ring two by Dreamworks Pictures( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six months after the frightening rampage and the cursed videotape that left so much death and terror, Rachel and her son start a new life in a small Oregon town. But when a crime scene includes an unmarked tape, she knows the violence has not ended
Rings by F. Javier Poleo Gutiérrez( Visual )

10 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman becomes worried about her boyfriend when he explores a dark subculture surrounding a mysterious videotape said to kill the watcher seven days after he has viewed it. She sacrifices herself to save her boyfriend and in doing so makes a horrifying discovery: there is a "movie within the movie" that no one has ever seen until now
The uninvited by Charles Guard( Visual )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna and Alex's mother dies a mysterious death. Later, Anna returns home to her sister and best friend, Alex, after a stay in a mental hospital. Her recovery is jeopardized thanks to her aloof father and the presence of a ghost in their home. The sisters are confronted with terrifying nightmares, ghostly visions, and deadly consequences when they begin to investigate their father's cruel new fiancee
The legend of Zorro by Antonio Banderas( Visual )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Habiendo pasado la última década luchando contra la crueldad e injusticia, Alejandro de la Vega enfrenta ahora su reto más grande: su adorada esposa Elena lo ha echado de la casa, quiere el divorcio y ha encontrado apoyo en los brazos del Conde Armand, un elegante aristócrata francés. Pero Alejandro sabe algo que Elena desconoce Armand es la mente macabra detrás de un complot terrorista para destruir a los Estados Unidos. Con su matrimonio y país en riesgo, será tarea de El Zorro salvar las dos uniones!antes de que sea demasiado tarde!"--Envase
The burning plain( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A romantic mystery about hope, redemption and second chances. Sylvia is a woman on the edge whose cool, professional demeanor masks a deeply troubled, sexually charged storm within. When a stranger from Mexico confronts her with her mysterious past, she is launched into an emotional journey back to the defining moment of her life. Gina is a housewife trapped in a loveless marriage who finds solace and passion in an illicit affair. Though separated by time and great distances, these women find their lives linked by the forces of love and fate"--Amazon.com, Sept. 14, 2011
The mask of Zorro by Antonio Banderas( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When a power-crazed despot schemes to buy California from Mexico, it takes two Zorros -- the legendary Don Diego de la Vega (Academy Award Winner Anthony Hopkins) and his chosen successor Alejandro Murrieta (Antonio Banderas), a dashing bandit-turned-hero -- to defeat the tyrant's unscrupulous plans. But can even their combined skills, bravado and derring-do be enough to achieve de la Vega's ultimate goal: revenge against the man who killed his wife, kidnapped his daughter and held him prisoner for twenty years?"--Container
Twister by Jan de Bont( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist is determined to discover a better way of predicting tornadoes with a device that shoots thousands of little trackers into the eye of the storm. Trouble is, getting it there is very dangerous
Men in black 3 by Barry Sonnenfeld( Visual )

13 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agent J must travel back in time to MIB's early years in the 1960s and save his partner, Agent K, from being assassinated by an alien. Along the way, Agent J teams up with young Agent K and learns that there are secrets to the universe that Agent K never told him
Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violet, Klaus, and Sunny Baudelaire are taken in by a series of oddball relatives and others after their wealthy parents are killed in a fire. The first to take them in is the dastardly and cunning Count Olaf, who is only interested in their inheritance
Men in black ; Men in black II( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two agents who keep an eye on aliens in New York City must try to save the world after the aliens threaten to blow it up
 
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Alternative Names
Laurie MacDonald Amerikaans filmproducente

Laurie MacDonald amerikai filmproducer

Laurie MacDonald produttrice cinematografica statunitense

Λόρι Μακντόναλντ

Лори Макдоналд

Лори Макдональд

Լորի Մաքդոնալդ

לורי מקדונלד

لوري ماكدونالد منتج أفلام أمريكي

ローリー・マクドナルド

劳里·麦克唐纳

蘿拉·麥當勞

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