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Hoy, Maysie

Overview
Works: 30 works in 68 publications in 2 languages and 11,517 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Christmas films  Detective and mystery films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Dark comedy films  Crime films  Romance films 
Roles: Film editor, edm, Actor, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Maysie Hoy
The Joy Luck Club by Wayne Wang( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 1,747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every mother longs for the love of her daughter and to break through the barriers that often stand in the way of understanding each other. Every daughter dreams of earning the affection and approval of her mother and to feel that there is something of value to be shared between them. This is the story of four remarkable women whose extraordinary lives are filled with love and tragedy, richness and magic, and who are sustained by the hopes and dreams they have for their daughters. a young woman, June, is invited to join the Joy Luck Club--the weekly mahjong group of her recently deceased mother Suyuan. As a portrait of the club's three "aunties"--Lindo, An Mei and Ying Ying -- unfolds, it reveals a mosaic of the startling events and conditions that have shaped their lives, and the lives of their precious daughters
For colored girls by Oz Scott( Visual )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 1,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A vibrant world where friends and strangers dream, fear, cry, love, and laugh out loud in an attempt to find their true selves. Adapted by writer/director Tyler Perry from Ntozake Shange's acclaimed choreopoem, this gripping film paints an unforgettable portrait of what it means to be a woman of color in the modern world"--Container
What dreams may come by Vincent Ward( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 1,229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four years after Chris and Annie Nielsen lose their children in a traffic accident, Chris himself is killed and finds himself reunited with his children in a beautiful and astonishing afterlife, but Annie commits suicide in despair and is banished to a very different realm. Chris risks his own eternal happiness to find Annie and rescue her from her fate
Madea's witness protection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Wall Street banker has been involved with the mob in a Ponzi scheme, forcing him to enter witness protection with his family in Madea's house down South
Tyler Perry's The single moms club by Nia Long( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When five struggling single moms put aside their differences to form a support group, they find inspiration and laughter in their new sisterhood, and help each other overcome the obstacles that stand in their way
Tyler Perry's Madea's big happy family( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madea, everyone's favorite wise-cracking, take-no-prisoners grandma, jumps into action when her niece, Shirley, receives distressing news about her health. All Shirley wants is to gather her three adult children around her and share the news as a family. It's up to Madea, with the help of the equally rambunctious Aunt Bam, to gather the clan together and make things right the only way she knows how: with a lot of tough love, laughter, and the revelation of a long-buried family secret
A Madea Christmas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madea gets coaxed into helping a friend pay her daughter a surprise visit in the country for Christmas, but the biggest surprise is what they'll find when they arrive. As the small, rural town prepares for its annual Christmas Carnival, new secrets are revealed and old relationships are tested while Madea dishes her own brand of Christmas Spirit to all
Broken bridges by Steven Goldmann( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The death of a loved one brings fading country music star Bo Price back to his hometown where he is reunited with his childhood sweetheart and meets his 16-year-old-daughter for the first time
3 women( Visual )

6 editions published between 1977 and 2004 in English and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a dusty, under-populated California resort town, Pinky Rose, a naive and impressionable Southern waif begins her life as a nursing home attendant. There, Pinky finds her role model in fellow nurse Millie, a misguided would-be sophisticate and hopeless devotee of sophisticated ladies magazines
The Celestine Prophecy by Barnet Bain( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Woodson is disillusioned and temporarily without direction. Through a mysterious set of coincidences, he finds himself on an adventure to Peru in search of ancient scrolls, known as the Celestine Prophecy. The prophecy and its nine key insights, predict a new awakening that will redefine human life and provide a glimpse into a completely spiritual culture on earth. Resistant at first, John finds that with each step he takes and person he meets leads him to a new awakening. It is only when he finally lets go does he find his destiny and comes to understand the meaning that had escaped him when his adventure began
Dolly Parton's Christmas of many colors : circle of love( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Parton clan is determined to scrape together enough money to buy their beloved Mama the wedding ring she's long waited for. But a fierce blizzard threatens to demolish their dream. While the family struggles to save their beloved homestead, an important person in little Dolly's life suggests that her amazing voice and musical gifts may be destined for something far beyond Tennessee's Great Smoky Mountains
Smile by Feature Films for Families( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lin resides in a world of quiet hardship in rural China, longing to live without fear or shame. Katie lives in a world of pampered ease in Malibu and strives for something new and challenging in her life. When these two worlds come together, through a charity called Doctor's Gift (based on Operation Smile), their lives are forever changed. Smile is an uplifting story powerfully told and beautifully acted that will inspire your soul and warm your heart
Smoke by Wayne Wang( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Episodic story, divided into five chapters, each bearing the name of a character; main characters appear in most chapters. Most of the characters are connected by the fact that they hang out or work at the Brooklyn Cigar Store, where they tell stories and smoke a lot. Chapters explore the interpersonal relationships between this large and diverse group of characters
Freeway by Matthew Bright( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dark comedy which retells the story of Little Red Riding Hood set against a modern background. A 15-year old girl runs away from home after her mom is arrested for prostitution and her stepdad for molesting her. Along the way her car breaks down and a respectable looking guy picks her up. Turns out he's the freeway rapist the news keeps talking about and now he's set his eyes on her. However, she shoots him and escapes but is arrested by the police and charged with attempted homicide. The papers make her out to be a scumbag and the guy a victim turned hero
The player by Robert Altman( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When callous movie studio executive Griffin Mill starts receiving anonymous death threats from a rejected screenwriter, his already shaky career begins to crumble. Finally, his desperation drives him to kill--but did he rub out the wrong writer? Relentlessly hounded by a street-wise detective, Griffin falls recklessly in love with the dead man's girlfriend. Then the mysterious threats begin again
Robert Altman's 3 women( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a dusty, under populated California resort town, naive southern waif Pinky Rose idolizes and befriends her fellow nurse, the would-be sophisticate "thoroughly modern" Millie Lammoreaux. When Millie takes Pinky in as her roommate, Pinky's hero worship evolves into something far stranger and more sinister than either could have anticipated. This dreamlike masterpiece careens from the humorous to the chilling to the surreal, resulting in one of the most unusual and compelling films of the 1970s
3 women( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a dusty, under-populated California resort town, Pinky Rose, a naive and impressionable Southern waif begins her life as a nursing home attendant. There, Pinky finds her role model in fellow nurse Millie, a misguided would-be sophisticate and hopeless devotee of sophisticated ladies magazines. But Pinky's hero-worship evolves into something far stranger and more sinister than could be imagined
3 women (DVD)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a dusty, under-populated California resort town, Pinky Rose, a naive and impressionable Southern waif begins her life as a nursing home attendent. There, Pinky finds her role model in fellow nurse Millie, a misguided would-be sophisticate and hopeless devotee of sophisticated ladies magazines. But Pinky's hero-worship evolves into something far stranger and more sinister than could be imagined
Tyler Perry's Madea's witness protection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Wall Street banker has been involved with the mob in a Ponzi scheme, forcing him to enter witness protection with his family in Madea's house down South
Robert Altman's 3 women( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a dusty, under-populated California resort town, Pinky Rose, a naive and impressionable Southern waif begins her life as a nursing home attendent. There, Pinky finds her role model in fellow nurse Millie, a misguided would-be sophisticate and hopeless devotee of sophisticated ladies magazines. But Pinky's hero-worship evolves into something far stranger and more sinister than could be imagined."--Container
 
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Hoy, Maisie

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Maysie Hoy monteuse et actrice américaine

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