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Dowd, Ann

Works: 125 works in 348 publications in 4 languages and 24,951 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Dystopian television programs  Animal films  Romantic comedy films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Television series 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Ann Dowd
Marley & me by David Frankel( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newlyweds John and Jenny Grogan (Owen Wilson, Jennifer Aniston) leave behind snowy Michigan and move to Florida, where they buy their first home and find jobs at competing newspapers. Soon afterward, the Grogans adopt Marley, an adorable yellow Labrador pup. But Marley soon grows up to be a mischievous handful. Still, even while he's destroying the furniture and failing obedience school, he always manages to bring out the best in John, Jenny and their growing family
Hereditary by Ari Aster( Visual )

18 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and Spanish and held by 1,597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This remarkable directorial debut from Ari Aster builds on classical horror tropes..."--New York Post
The handmaid's tale by Margaret Atwood( Visual )

9 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 1,586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Handmaid's Tale is the story of life in the dystopia of Gilead, a totalitarian society in what was formerly the United States. Facing environmental disasters and a plunging birthrate, Gilead is ruled by a twisted fundamentalism in its militarized "return to traditional values." As one of the few remaining fertile women, Offred (Elisabeth Moss) is a Handmaid in the Commander's household, belonging to the caste of women forced into sexual servitude as a last desperate attempt to repopulate the world. In this terrifying society, Offred must navigate between Commanders, their cruel Wives, domestic Marthas, and her fellow Handmaids - where anyone could be a spy for Gilead - with one goal: to survive and find the daughter that was taken from her."--Container
Garden State by Zach Braff( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrew Largeman returns from self-imposed exile in Los Angeles to his hometown in New Jersey for his mother's funeral. Andrew has spent years cut off from his darker feelings with the aid of pharmaceuticals prescribed by his father, Gideon, a coldly formal psychiatrist. Afterward, he takes to tooling around on his antique motorcycle, finding old friends and making new ones. When he meets and begins to fall for Sam, he finds himself slowly awaking not only to the pain of life but also to the life-affirming power of love
Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor( Visual )

19 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and Portuguese and held by 1,379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Marty Preston lives in a remote rural community. There's not much to do during summer vacation but shoot cans and hang out with Sam, who's not too bad even if she is a girl. But Marty finds a purpose to his life when he meets a beaten and frightened beagle he names Shiloh and decides to fight to keep him from being returned to his abusive owner
Captain Fantastic by Matt Ross( Visual )

4 editions published between 2016 and 2019 in English and held by 1,364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dans les forêts reculées du nord-ouest des États-Unis, vivant isolé de la société, un père dévoué a consacré sa vie toute entière à faire de ses six jeunes enfants d'extraordinaires adultes. Mais quand le destin frappe sa famille, ils doivent abandonner ce paradis qu'il avait créé pour eux. La découverte du monde extérieur va l'obliger à questionner ses méthodes d'éducation et remettre en cause tout ce qu'il leur a appris." (Source : jaquette)
Taking Chance by Ross Katz( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The remarkable true story of one soldier's death in battle, another soldier's journey of discovery and a nation's reverence and gratitude toward its war dead. After hearing of the heroic death of a young Marine in Iraq, veteran officer Lt. Colonel Michael Strobl volunteers to escort the remains of Lance Corporal Chance Phelps back to his hometown in Wyoming. As Strobl crosses America's heartland, he will find himself on an unexpectedly emotional journey into the soul of a country mourning not only Chance, but all of our country's fallen heroes
The handmaid's tale by Bruce Miller( Visual )

12 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 1,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A religion-based autocracy has taken over most of the United States, renaming the country Gilead. In this country women are second-class citizens. Anyone trying to escape is punished. One such person is June, who is captured while trying to escape with her husband and child and is sentenced to be a handmaid, bearing children for childless government officials. As a handmaid, June is renamed Offred
Side Effects by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman's world unravels when a drug prescribed by her psychiatrist has unexpected side effects
Our brand is crisis by David Gordon Green( Visual )

23 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Bolivian presidential candidate failing badly in the polls enlists the firepower of an elite American management team, led by the deeply damaged but still brilliant strategist "Calamity" Jane Bodine. In self-imposed retirement following a scandal that earned her nickname and rocked her to her core, Jane is coaxed back into the game for the chance to beat her professional nemesis, the loathsome Pat Candy, now coaching the opposition
Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout( Visual )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Elizabeth Strout's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of the same name. The four-part drama tells the story of a seemingly placid New England town wrought with illicit affairs, crime and tragedy, told through the lens of Olive, whose wicked wit and harsh demeanor mask a warm but troubled heart and staunch moral center
Saving Shiloh( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the third in a series of films about a boy and his dog, his family, and the mean man next door who isn't so mean, if you get to know him. When an abandoned car is discovered and the driver is reported missing, people immediately begin to suspect that Judd had something to do with it. Later, when the missing driver turns up dead--he was last seen arguing with Judd in a bar--most of the townspeople are ready to convict Judd on general principles. Marty believes in him, and his dad backs him up: Judd is a troubled man, but certainly not a killer. Can a bad person truly change, as long as people give him a chance to do so?
American animals( Visual )

9 editions published in 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The unbelievable but entirely true story of four young men who attempt one of the most audacious art heists in U.S. history. Determined to escape their predictable suburban lives, Spencer and Warren decide to do something extraordinary: steal some of the world's most valuable books from a college library. Enlisting two other friends, Spencer and Warren meticulously plot the theft--but their caper takes on a wild life of its own."--Container
Gimme shelter( Visual )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on true events, a teenage girl runs away from her abusive mother to find the wealthy father she's never known. But she must find redemption to create a family of her own
A kid like Jake( Visual )

7 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Brooklyn couple has always known that their four-year-old son is more interested in fairy tale princesses than toy cars. But when his preschool director points out that his gender-nonconforming play may be more than a phase, the couple is forced to rethink their roles as parents and spouses as they apply for him to go to a private kindergarten in New York City
Shiloh 2 : Shiloh season( Visual )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shiloh is settling in nicely with Marty and his family, but Judd Travers continues to make himself a nuisance, drinking and driving, hunting illegally on land belonging to Marty's family, and threatening to take Shiloh back. Now that he's saved Shiloh, kind-hearted Marty wants to save Judd, despite the fact that Judd wants nothing to do with him. Marty and Judd both face, as Doc Wallace says, "the tests of life" for which there are no simple resolutions. Marty confronts a dilemma kids often face alone: deciding when it's right to keep one's word and when the greater good is to break it; distinguishing truth from gossip and learning how gossip can hurt; and finding out that both kindness and cruelty must be learned and can be taught
Compliance by Craig Zobel( Visual )

18 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the chilling story of just how far one might go to obey a figure of authority. On a particularly busy day at a suburban Ohio fast food joint, high-strung manager Sandra Ann Dowd receives a phone call from a police officer saying that an employee, a pretty young blonde named Becky, has stolen money from a customer. Convinced she's only doing what's right, Sandra commences the investigation, following step-by-step instructions from the officer at the other end of the line
The leftovers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of Tom Perrotta's novel about life in a small town after many of its residents vanished in a Rapture-like event. In the third season, the Garvey and Murphy families come together as they desperately grasp for a system of belief to better explain what defies explanation. The world is crackling with the energy of something big about to happen, a corresponding bookend to the Sudden Departure that sent them all spinning years earlier, bringing their journey Down Under
Tyrel( Visual )

2 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tyler joins his friend on a trip to the Catskills for a weekend birthday party with several people he doesn't know. As soon as they get there, it's clear that he's the only black guy, and it's going to be a weekend of heavy drinking. Although Tyler is welcomed, he can't help but feel uneasy in Whitesville. The combination of all the testosterone and alcohol starts to get out of hand, and Tyler's precarious situation starts to feel like a nightmare
Philadelphia by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hailed as a landmark film that dazzles with deep emotion and exceptional acting, Philadelphia stars Tom Hanks and Denzel Washington as two competing lawyers who join forces to sue a prestigious law firm for AIDS discrimination. As their unlikely friendship develops, their courage overcomes the prejudice and corruption of their powerful adversaries."--Back of container
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Shiloh 2 : Shiloh season
Alternative Names
Ann Dowd actrice américaine

Ann Dowd actriu estatunidenca

Ann Dowd actriz estadounidense

Ann Dowd aktore amerikane

Ann Dowd Amerikaans filmacteur

Ann Dowd Amerikaans filmactrice

Ann Dowd attrice statunitense

Ann Dowd US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Ann Dowdová americká herečka

Clark, Ann

Dowd, Ann

Down, Ann 1956-

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