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Wiersma, Holly

Overview
Works: 53 works in 195 publications in 5 languages and 12,177 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Historical films  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romantic comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Crime films  Romance films  Screwball comedy films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Holly Wiersma
Dallas Buyers Club by Jean-Marc Vallée( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 2,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Texas cowboy Ron Woodroof's free-wheeling life was overturned in 1985 when he was diagnosed as HIV-positive. Shunned and ostracized by many old friends and bereft of government-approved medicines, he decided to take matters in his own hands, tracking down alternative treatments from all over the world by means both legal and illegal. Bypassing the establishment, he joined forces with an unlikely band of renegades and outcasts and established a hugely successful "buyers' club."
Bobby by Emilio Estevez( Visual )

18 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revisits the night presidential-hopeful Robert F. Kennedy was assassinated at the Ambassador Hotel in June 1968. Tells the stories of a variety of people present on tgat fateful night, ranging from Kennedy's campaign staff and volunteers to the hotel owner, employees such as kitchen staff, and various guests
Elvis & Nixon by Liza Johnson( Visual )

6 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and German and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Nixon recibió a Elvis Presley en el Despacho Oval de la Casa Blanca el 21 de diciembre de 1970. ¿El motivo? Al parecer, a Elvis se le metió en la cabeza que quería tener una placa de agente federal para poder luchar contra la drogadicción en su país, y los asesores de Nixon pensaron que no había problema en conceder tal deseo, a cambio de unas fotografías que podrían mejorar la imagen pública del presidente
Stone by John Curran( Visual )

18 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Academy-Award?-winner Robert De Niro and Academy-Award?-nominee Edward Norton deliver powerful performances as a seasoned corrections official and a scheming inmate whose lives become dangerously intertwined in this thought-provoking drama. As parole officer Jack Mabry (De Niro) counts the days toward a quiet retirement, he is asked to review the case of Gerald "Stone" Creeson (Norton), in prison for arson. Now eligible for early release, Stone needs to convince Jack he has reformed, but his attempts to influence the older man's decision with his wife Lucetta (Milla Jovovich of THE RESIDENT EVIL FRANCHISE) have profound and unexpected effects on them both. This tale of passion, betrayal, and corruption skillfully weaves together the parallel journeys of two men grappling with dark impulses, as the line between lawman and lawbreaker becomes precariously thin
Bug by William Friedkin( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely waitress trying to avoid her abusive husband and a delusional Gulf War veteran share a rundown motel room and become convinced that they are part of a government conspiracy and their bodies have been infested with bugs
She's funny that way by Peter Bogdanovich( Visual )

7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Peter Bogdanovich's She's funny that way, young Hollywood starlet Isabella Patterson (Imogen Poots) recalls how the actions of a charming Broadway director, Arnold Albertson (Owen Wilson), changed her life forever. As told to a reporter (Illeana Douglas) in a not-so-reliable recollection of events, the Brooklyn-born former escort reminisces about how a rendezvous with the director turned into a larger-than-expected sum of money and an offer she couldn't refuse. Like a cockeyed fairy tale, a chain of events affecting the lives of everyone involved, including Arnold’s wife Delta (Kathryn Hahn), leading man Seth Gilbert (Rhys Ifans), playwright Joshua Fleet (Will Forte) and even Isabella’s therapist Jane (Jennifer Aniston) ensues."--Container
Lonely hearts by Todd Robinson( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, Raymond Fernandez and Martha Beck are two psychopaths with a passion for hot-blooded sex and cold-blooded murder. Placing ads in singles magazines, they prey on a series of rich, lonely women, whom they later swindle and kill. Leaving a trail of bodies that stretches from New York to Michigan, Raymond and Martha believe they're literally getting away with murder, until homicide detectives Elmer C. Robinson and Charles Hildebrandt pick up their trail
Factory girl( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1960's, no star burned brighter than original It girl Edie Sedgwick. Starring Sienna Miller, Factory Girl follows Edie's meteoric rise from art student to the top of the New York fashion scene. As the muse of pop artist Andy Warhol (Guy Pearce), Edie paid a steep price for fame. An intoxicating journey through pop-culture history, Factory Girl takes us inside Warhol's legendary studio, where the worlds of art, film, fashion and celebrity all collided
The son of no one by Dito Montiel( Visual )

14 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this searing police thriller, Jonathan is a second-generation cop who gets assigned to re-open a double homicide cold case in his Queens neighborhood. An anonymous source feeding new information on the long-unsolved murders to a local reporter leads to evidence suggesting a possible cover-up by the former lead detective who was on the investigation. As Jonathan digs deeper into the assignment, a dark secret about the case emerges, which threatens to destroy his life and his family
Come early morning( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucy is a 30-something Southern woman who lives in a small town. She keeps waking up with a hangover and a stranger in her bed. The more she searches for love, the further she gets from it. When Cal moves to town, Lucy is finally able to break free of her old ways and finds the love that she has been looking for
Wonderland by James Cox( Visual )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On July 1, 1981, at the lowest point of his porn career and at the height of his drug addiction, John Holmes is implicated in the quadruple homicide in the Hollywood Hills. The investigation of the murders of the Wonderland Gang is led by detective Sam Nico. The police investigator reveals a dark criminal underworld surrounded Holmes, his disapproving wife, and his innocent teenage girlfriend
Down in the valley by David Jacobson( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rebellious teenage girl falls for an older man, who may or may not have once been a cowboy. Her father does not approve of the relationship, and attempts to prevent them from seeing each other
Straight A's by James Cox( Visual )

11 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haunted by his mother's ghost, a former drug addict returns to his hometown seeking redemption from his family. His return is not as he expected, as his true love has become his sister-in-law
A case of you by Kat Coiro( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Young writer Sam ... has a crush on Birdie ..., the cute and quirky barista at his local coffee shop. When his conventional attempts to woo her crash and burn, he takes his efforts online, creating an Internet profile embellished with all of the details that would make him Birdie's dream guy: ballroom dancing, rock climbing, and a seemingly endless, escalating series of wacky and unlikely hobbies. When the harebrained scheme is a surprise success and Birdie falls for his exaggerated alter ego, Sam must keep up the act or lose his dream girl forever"--Container
The six wives of Henry Lefay( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Henry Lefay is presumed dead, his daughter is left to make the funeral arrangements but is suddenly caught in the middle of a hysterical six-way power struggle when her dad's multiple ex-wives begin appearing out of the woodwork
Happy endings( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Weaves multiple stories to create a witty look at love, family and the sheer unpredictability of life itself"--Container
Billionaire Boys Club( Visual )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A group of wealthy boys in 1980s Los Angeles come up with a get-rich-quick scam that turns deadly."--
The year of getting to know us( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Growing up with wacky, dysfunctional parents, New York writer Chris Rocket finds his world turned upside down again when he returns to his childhood home in Florida after his estranged father suffers a debilitating stroke. With a family like this, he'll be lucky to last the week
All I want by Charles Kephart( Visual )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young man who enters college only to discover that he can learn more about life and love from his neighbors in the apartment building where he lives
The quiet by Jamie Babbit( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a deaf girl moves in with her godparents and their daughter, she finds out that not everything is as it seems, and secrets can be heard even when you can't
 
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English (137)

German (3)

French (3)

Italian (3)

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