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McCarthy, Sheila

Overview
Works: 134 works in 248 publications in 2 languages and 5,924 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Television adaptations  Disaster films  Children's films  Comedy films  Television programs  Juvenile works  Police films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Author, Dancer, Performer, Editor
Classifications: PN1995.9.D55, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sheila McCarthy
Beethoven lives upstairs by Richard Mozer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At first, ten-year-old Christoph resents the eccentric boarder who enters his home, but slowly he comes to understand the torment of Ludwig van Beethoven's deafness, and to appreciate the genius and beauty of his music
Cow belles( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The father of two wealthy, free spirited teens puts them to work to teach them about the responsibility of running a business. When someone empties the company's bank accounts, the sisters must put aside their pampered existence to save the business
The stone angel( Visual )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and German and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At 90, Hagar Shipley may be considered old, but she hasn't stopped fighting. As her son and daughter-in-law take her to a nursing home, Hagar resists and remembers a lifetime of boldness and courage
A woman of independent means( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the turn of the century, a time when women had few choices, Bess Steed Garner inherits a legacy - not only of wealth but of determination and desire, making her truly a woman of independent means. Adapted from the epistolary novel, this film follow the life of Bess Steed Garner from her childhood in 1899 to her death in 1977. Bess endures life's trials and triumphs of life with unfailing courage and indomitable spirit: the sacrifices love sometimes requires of the heart, the flaws and rewards of marriage, the often-tested bond between mother and child, and the will to defy a society that demands conformity
I've heard the mermaids singing by Patricia Rozema( Visual )

31 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about an organizationally impaired temporary assistant who gets her first pemanent job at the age of 31 working for a curator of an art gallery
Emily of new moon( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Lucy Maud Montgomery's novel, Emily of New Moon is the brilliant story of a free-spirited, orphaned girl, whose vivid imagination, passion to write, and romantic nature clash with her strict adoptive family. Season one follows Emily as she adjusts to a new school, makes new friends, and attempts to discover her parents' and family's past. Through it all, Emily handles her difficult issues with poise beyond her years and with an uncanny ability to wonderfully complicate the lives of everyone around her
Emily of New Moon( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of her parents, free-spirited Emily must live with her rigid Aunt Elizabeth, timid Aunt Laura, and odd cousin Jimmy. Her vivid imagination, passion to write, and romantic nature are the cause of many clashes with her strict adoptive family
Emily of New Moon( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Free-spirited Emily begins to question her future as a writer and her role in Victorian society. Meanwhile, the town fights a smallpox outbreak
Emily of New Moon( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Free-spirited Emily leaves childhood behind as adulthood experiences bring conflicting emotions and new found understanding
Road to Avonlea( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this dramatic season, the King family copes with difficult personal and community changes that threaten to change their lives forever"--Container
Little mosque on the prairie( Visual )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic look at a small Muslim community living side by side with the residents of a small prairie town. "Little mosque on the prairie is a humorous look at relationships, family, love, the generation gap and balancing Muslim beliefs and traditions in a prairie setting"--Container
Armistead Maupin's More tales of the city( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brought to life is San Francisco in the 1970's. The quirky lovelorn tenants of 28 Barbary Lane are following their fortunes and follies under the watchful eye of their maternal landlady. Intersecting lives, gleeful coincidences and innocent raunch are all part of the fun
The day after tomorrow by James Cameron( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When global warming triggers the onset of a new Ice Age, tornadoes flatten Los Angeles, a tidal wave engulfs New York City and the entire Northern Hemisphere begins to freeze solid. Now, climatologist Jack Hall, his son Sam, and a small band of survivors must ride out the growing superstorm and stay alive in the face of an enemy more powerful and relentless than anything anyone has ever encountered: Mother Nature
Rare birds( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dave's marriage is dead and his restaurant just went belly up. Alphonse, Dave's neighbor, hatches a mad-yet-ingenious scheme in the hopes of saving his buddy's sagging fortune. After staging the sightings of an extremely rare bird in the neighborhood, bird watchers and hungry patrons the world over, flock to the area. But soon, Dave's restaurant is swimming in controversy
Little mosque on the prairie( Visual )

7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic look at a small Muslim community living side by side with the residents of a small prairie town. Little mosque on the prairie is a humorous look at relationships, family, love, the generation gap and balancing Muslim beliefs and traditions in a prairie setting
Little mosque on the prairie( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic look at a small Muslim community living side by side with the residents of a small prairie town. "Little Mosque on the prairie is a humorous look at relationships, family, love, the generation gap and balancing Muslim beliefs and traditions in a prairie setting"--Container
The awakening( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sara, a responsible hard-working young woman, runs a boarding house, takes no risks and lives by the book. Her life is turned upside down by Flynn, a handsome bounty hunter, who teams up with Sara to track a tenant who is a convicted antiquities smuggler
Beautiful dreamers( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young doctor meets Walt Whitman at a medical conference and invites him to visit the asylum for the mentally ill in the doctor's home town. At first Whitman angers the town people with his radical ideas about individuality and guiltless sexuality, but gradually they are won over by Whitman's compassion and the liberating magic his ideas work on the asylum inmates
Die hard 2 : die harder by Renny Harlin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here it is Christmas Eve, and John McClane is off duty in the nation's capital. But a team of terrorists, in town to rescue a drug lord from justice, has taken over a major airport, holding thousands of travelers hostage
George's island( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the local case worker takes ten-year-old George away from the old sea-dog of a grandfather that he loves and puts him in a foster home, the boy runs away, rows to a mysterious island, and finds that Grandpa's spooky old stories are true
 
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Beethoven lives upstairs
Alternative Names
Mac Carthy Sheila 1956-....

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Mc Carthy Sheila 1956-....

Sheila McCarthy Actor

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Sheila McCarthy canadisk skuespiller

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Маккарти, Шейла

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Languages
English (106)

German (2)

Covers
George's island