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Sternhagen, Frances 1930-

Works: 228 works in 546 publications in 6 languages and 18,315 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Biographical films  Juvenile works  Horror films  Fiction  Romantic comedy films  Children's films  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Illustrator, Recipient, Author, Commentator, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Frances Sternhagen
Most widely held works by Frances Sternhagen
Julie & Julia by Nora Ephron( Visual )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Vietnamese and held by 2,554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julie Powell is a frustrated insurance worker who wants to be a writer. Trying to find a challenge in her life, she decides to cook her way through Julia Child's 'Mastering the Art of French Cooking' in one year, and to blog about it. As Julie begins to find her groove as a cook, and her voice as a writer, the project takes on a life of its own. The project provides the struggling young woman with her life's purpose, to her very pleasant surprise. Julia Child has an amazing love affair with her dashing husband, Paul, all while embracing life and French food. Julie lovingly celebrates the life of one of American food's most influential and beloved figureheads
Dolphin tale by Morgan Freeman( Visual )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[A] boy named Sawyer discovers an injured dolphin, who is brought to a marine hospital and named Winter. Unfortunately, her injuries cost Winter her tail, without which she may not survive. But with Sawyer's devotion, a marine biologist's ... expertise and the brilliance of a prosthetist ... charged with creating a new tail, Winter may receive a second chance at life"--Container
Misery by Rob Reiner( Visual )

62 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Sheldon can hardly remember the fierce blizzard that sent his car skidding off the road into an almost fatal car crash, or being nursed from unconsciousness. All he can remember is waking up - to the worst nightmare of his life
The mist by Frank Darabont( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Dave Drayton notices a strange mist on the lake, he does not think much of it. Later, when his son, Billy, his neighbor Brent Norton, and he travel to the grocery store, strange things begin to happen. On their way to the market, they see the army, the local firefighters, and the police heading toward the mist. When he sees this, Brent mentions something about "Project Arrowhead," a secret military plan that no one knows about. When an elderly man runs into the market with a bloody nose, declaring that something is in the mist, the store immediately becomes besieged by otherworldly creatures which the shoppers and employees must battle
The Laramie project by Moises Kaufman( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This film is based on transcripts of over 200 interviews with the people of Laramie, Wyoming."--Title screens. In October 1998, 21 year-old Matthew Shepard had been found savagely beaten, tied to a fence, and left to die. National media attention made his case a cause célèbre, and a month later, off Broadway writer-director Moisés Kaufman and Tectonic Theatre (his collaborating actors) arrived. They succeeded in interviewing a wide range of relevant persons, from those who knew Shepard or knew the accused to police, university, and hospital personnel and community members. Then they wrote a play
Georgia O'Keeffe by Georgia O'Keeffe( Visual )

10 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in English and held by 926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the life and work of Georgia O'Keeffe in her own words
Dolores Claiborne by Stephen King( Recording )

21 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Stephen King's detailed, suspense novel, Dolores Claiborne, Dolores explains to a stenographer and the police how and why she murdered her husband 30 years ago
Mark Twain's The man that corrupted Hadleyburg by Mark Twain( Visual )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on one of Mark Twain's best known short stories. A mysterious stranger who was slighted by the people of Hadleyburg reappears to disprove the town's reputation
Outland by Peter Hyams( Visual )

23 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A future cop probes some mysterious deaths among the workers in a mining colony on on of Jupiter's innermost moons
Doc Hollywood by Michael Jones-Caton( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben Stone is a brash, newly-minted MD whose cruise toward the medical fast lane of a Beverly Hills plastic surgery practice takes a small-town detour. He ends up in Grady, South Carolina, Squash Capital of the South and home of salt-of-the-earth folks who know it's better to follow your heart than your wallet
Prohibition by Ken Burns( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This videodisc explores the extraordinary story of what happens when a freedom-loving nation outlaws the sale of intoxicating liquor, and the disastrous unintended consequences that follow. The utterly relevant cautionary tale raises profound questions about the proper role of government and the limits of legislating morality. When the country goes dry in 1920, after a century of debate, millions of law-abiding Americans become lawbreakers overnight
Raising cain by Brian De Palma( Visual )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A respected psychologist takes a year off from his practice to help his wife raise their young daughter, with unexpected consequences
Golden years( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When aging janitor Harlan Williams is accidentally exposed to exotic chemicals in a lab explosion, he undergoes an extraordinary change, which the government wants to study at any cost. Soon, Harlan, his wife Gina, and the lab's security chief are on a cross-country race to evade a murderously effective federal agent
The body in the closet Plumbing for Willy by Mary Higgins Clark( Recording )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The body in the closet, Alvirah gets involved in the investigation of the death of a woman found murdered in her closet. In Plumbing for Willy, after Alvirha's appearance on a talk show, her husband, Willy is kidnapped
The mitten by Jan Brett( Recording )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One by one, animals in a snowy forest crawl into Nicki's lost white mitten to get warm until the bear sneezes, sending the animals flying up and out of the mitten. On each turn of the page, signature borders inspired by Ukrainian folk art hint at what animal is coming next
The mitten by Jan Brett( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "The mitten," several animals sleep snugly in Nicki's lost mitten until the bear sneezes
Henny Penny by Paul Galdone( Recording )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an acorn falls on her head, the chicken, Henny Penny, is convinced the sky is falling
Gingerbread baby by Jan Brett( Recording )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy and his mother chase a gingerbread baby that escapes from their oven
Resting place by John Korty( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a patriotic and racially divided Georgia community, a neighbor helps a young soldier's parents seek an honorable burial place for their son, an army officer whose mysterious death is under investigation by Major Kendall Laird
The rimers of Eldritch by Lanford Wilson( Visual )

7 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This adaptation of Lanford Wilson's play is set in a ghostly town on the verge of disappearing, a place where the only movie house closed 8 years ago. The plot revolves around the sexual assault of a teenage girl and on unrelated murder trial in the town of Eldritch, exploring a community's reaction to rape, lies and murder
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Frances Sternhagen actrice américaine

Frances Sternhagen actriz estadounidense

Frances Sternhagen Amerikaans acteur

Frances Sternhagen Amerikaans actrice

Frances Sternhagen amerikansk skådespelare

Frances Sternhagen amerikansk skodespelar

Frances Sternhagen amerikansk skuespiller

Frances Sternhagen amerykańska aktorka

Frances Sternhagen attrice statunitense

Frances Sternhagen US-amerikanische Film- und Theaterschauspielerin

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Georgia O'KeeffeDolores ClaiborneThe body in the closet Plumbing for WillyThe mittenHenny PennyGingerbread babyThe rimers of Eldritch