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Sternhagen, Frances 1930-

Works: 269 works in 674 publications in 5 languages and 18,948 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  Biographical films  Biography  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Juvenile works  Romantic comedy films  Children's films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other, Author, Recipient, 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 )

18 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 2,813 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 )

15 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 1,916 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 )

74 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,914 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. That's when Paul Sheldon, acclaimed author of the "Misery Chastain" novels met Annie Wilkes, his self-confessed number one fan. Paul suspects a dark side to his good Samaritan, because of her obsession with Misery, but when she asks to read his latest novel, he invites her criticism. It's an invitation he'll live to regret. Misery has been killed off and obsessed Annie becomes enraged. With mounting terror, Paul realizes that he's to be kept a prisoner by his deranged captor until he revives Misery in a new novel. Now, until he is discovered or can somehow escape the enduring love of his greatest fan, author Paul Sheldon must write as if his life depended on it ... because it does!
The mist by Frank Darabont( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Dave Drayton notices a strange mist on the lake, he does not think much of it. When his son, Billy, his neighbor Brent Norton, and himself travel to the grocery store, strange things begin to happen. On their way to the market, they see the army, the local firefighters and police, heading toward the mist. When he sees this, Brent mentions something about "Project Arrowhead," a secret military plan that no one knows about. All of the store's shoppers had no clue what was going on until an elderly man runs into the market with a bloody nose, declaring that something is in mist. He tells them to close the door. The entire store shakes as though it has been lifted off the ground. Dave, a store employee is asked to check on the generator and finds that the loading dock door was being pushed by something outside. Norm, the bag-boy volunteers to go out. He is taken by a creature with large squid-like tentacles. Mrs. Carmody, a customer in the store, exclaims that it is the end of times and that God is punishing them
The Laramie project by Moisés Kaufman( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,054 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
Dolores Claiborne by Stephen King( Recording )

24 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and held by 773 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
Georgia O'Keeffe by Georgia O'Keeffe( Visual )

11 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in English and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georgia O'Keeffe talks candidly about her work and life. Her paintings figure prominently also, showing her wide range in style and how nature continued to inspire her
Doc Hollywood by Michael Caton-Jones( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 604 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
Outland by Peter Hyams( Visual )

20 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and French and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Io, Jupiter's innermost moon, hosts mining colony Con-Am 27, a high-tech hellhole. There, a veteran marshal probes some mysterious deaths of miners. In pursuit of the truth, he's alone
Prohibition by PBS Home Video( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 318 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
The man that corrupted Hadleyburg by Mark Twain( Visual )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hadleyburg, a small town in America, has a reputation for unshakable honesty, that is, until a stranger comes to town and plots a revenge on the hypocritical residents by promising a fortune to a citizen who once showed him charity many years before. One by one the leading citizens scheme for the money
Mark Twain's The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg( Visual )

6 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 284 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
Skeleton crew : [selections] by Stephen King( Recording )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four short stories from the novel Skeleton crew
Raising Cain by Brian De Palma( Visual )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and held by 277 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 212 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
Resting place by John Korty( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 199 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 )

8 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in English and held by 190 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
The mitten by Jan Brett( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Several animals sleep snugly in Nicki's lost mitten until the bear sneezes
The body in the closet ; Plumbing for Willy by Mary Higgins Clark( Recording )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 183 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( Visual )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "The mitten," several animals sleep snugly in Nicki's lost mitten until the bear sneezes
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Julie & Julia
Dolores ClaiborneGeorgia O'KeeffeSkeleton crew : [selections]The Rimers of EldritchThe mittenThe body in the closet ; Plumbing for WillyThe mitten
Alternative Names
Frances Sternhagen actrice américaine

Frances Sternhagen actriu estatunidenca

Frances Sternhagen actriz estadounidense

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 dramatan Lamerikänik

Frances Sternhagen US-amerikanische Film- und Theaterschauspielerin

Frances Sternhagen Usana aktoro

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Sternhagen, Frances Hussey 1930-

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