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Davis, Judy 1956-

Overview
Works: 287 works in 1,154 publications in 8 languages and 23,062 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Made-for-TV movies  Biographical films  Fantasy films  Legal films  Television adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Costume designer, Narrator, Commentator, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Judy Davis
A passage to India by David Lean( Visual )

77 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a trip in 1928 to visit her son, Mrs. Moore, accompanied by her son's fiancee, becomes appalled at the treatment of the Indians by the ruling British government. Later, they befriend a native Indian who, over-stepping the accepted norms of his culture, invites the two ladies on an excursion. In a strange turn of events, he is accused of attempting to rape the young girl
Marie Antoinette by Sofia Coppola( Visual )

46 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[...] portrays the ill-fated child princess who married France's young and indifferent King Louis XVI. Feeling isolated in a royal court rife with scandal and intrigue, Marie Antoinette defied both royalty and commoner by living like a rock star, which served only to seal her fate"--from container
Barton Fink by Joel Coen( Visual )

72 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satire about a New York playwright who relocates to Hollywood to write screenplays and experiences writer's block
To Rome with love by Woody Allen( Visual )

28 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the romantic city of Rome. The intertwining stories of a worker who wakes up to find himself a celebrity, an architect who takes a trip back to the street he lived on as a student, a young couple on their honeymoon, and a frustrated opera director who has a talent for discovering talented singers
The merry wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare( Visual )

28 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir John Falstaff, knowing that Mrs. Ford and Mrs. Page control the money in their respective households, decides to seduce them, but they learn of his scheme and resolve to make a fool of him. A comic series of disguises and misadventures follows. This program views the Merry wives of Windsor as Shakespeare's attack on middle class propriety and hypocrisy. He challenges the belief that fidelity is mere lip service and a result of arranged, loveless marriages
Naked lunch by William S Burroughs( Visual )

61 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A pest-control man seeks escape from his troubled existence and flees to Interzone, a hallucinatory version of Tangiers, where reality and fantasy have merged."--Container
Deconstructing Harry by Woody Allen( Visual )

63 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Block has gone through three wives, six psychiatrists and dozens of girlfriends during his long literary career. But when Harry writes a bestseller about his best friends, his best friends become his worst enemies
My brilliant career by Gillian Armstrong( Visual )

37 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sybylla Melvyn struggles with the conflicts that we all have between ambition, family, love, and guilt in a most remarkable manner. Sybylla grows to understand that life is a series of trade-offs, and that no one can have it all, and that no one can please everyone. Simple yet universal themes told with charm, wit, and a vulnerability that allows us to get right inside of her character and to understand her."--Internet Movie Database
Page eight by Ralph Fiennes( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny Worricker is a long-serving MI5 officer. His boss and best friend Benedict Baron dies suddenly, leaving behind him an inexplicable file, threatening the stability of the organization. Meanwhile, a seemingly chance encounter with Johnny's striking next-door neighbor and political activist Nancy Pierpan seems too good to be true. Johnny is forced to walk out of his job, and then out of his identity to find out the truth
Husbands and wives by Woody Allen( Visual )

32 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woody Allen and Mia Farrow star as a long-married couple whose own relationship starts to crumble when their best friends, announce they're separating. They immediately pair up with younger, sexier paramours and enjoy again the pleasures of fresh passion. But smoldering resentments and unexpected jealousies soon rise to the surface, erupting in savage humor and hilariously unpredictable reunions
The ref by Ted Demme( Visual )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unfortunate cat burglar becomes trapped in a fate worse than jail when he takes a bickering couple and their annoying relatives hostage
Impromptu by James Lapine( Visual )

19 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brazenly forward George Sand and frail, romantic Frederic Chopin are drawn together as lovers by an unnerving bond that cannot be broken despite the best efforts of those around them to keep them apart
The dressmaker by Jocelyn Moorhouse( Visual )

7 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and German and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the beautiful and talented Tilly Dunnage. After years working as a dressmaker in exclusive Parisian fashion houses, Tilly returns home to a town in the Australian outback to reconcile with her eccentric mother Molly. She also falls in love with the pure-hearted Teddy, and armed with her sewing machine and haute couture style, Tilly transforms the women of the town, exacting sweet revenge on those who did her wrong
Alice by Jan Švankmajer( Visual )

32 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a rich and spoiled New York housewife in a bad marriage. She dreams of having an affair with a musician she met at her children's school! An acupuncturist she visits in Chinatown gives her mysterious potions that break down her inhibitions, make her invisible and let her see tender moments with loved ones from her past
Where angels fear to tread by E. M Forster( Visual )

25 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recently widowed-- and desperate to escape her oppressive, upper-class English in-laws-- free spirited Lilia Herriton finds refuge in the ancient landscapes of rural Italy. There, she impulsively marries the handsome Gino Carella. But when a child is born, tragedy strikes, and Lilia's scandalized relatives embark on a plot to bring her young son to England for a "proper" upbringing
The young & prodigious T.S. Spivet by Jean-Pierre Jeunet( Visual )

11 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Het 10-jarige wonderkind T.S. Spivet verlaat zijn ouderlijk huis in Montana om aan een lange reis door de Verenigde Staten te beginnen naar het gerenommeerde Smithsonian Institution waar hij een prijs voor een uitvinding in ontvangst mag nemen
A woman called Golda( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Golda Meir grew up on the streets of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She harbored an incredible dream: she wanted to help the Jewish people build a new home. Her arduous journey led to a dusty kibbutz in Palestine and the struggle to establish the nation of Israel. Through hardship, war, and countless sacrifices, Golda survived it all and became Israel's first female prime minister. A stunning reminder that one life can truly make a difference
The Reagans by James Brolin( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As one of America's most beloved presidents, Reagan led the nation to astounding highs and lows, escaped scandals and assassination attempts and created a new form of economics. First Lady, Nancy made her own mark on America
Life with Judy Garland : me & my shadows by Lorna Luft( Visual )

17 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This story follows the life of Judy Garland. From "Baby" Gumm's first stage performance to her last performance. Her ups and downs with drug abuse caused her to lose out on parts after starring in "A star is born."
The starter wife( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Molly Kagan is your archetypal "Hollywood wife," who for ten years enjoyed the perks and privileges of being married to powerful studio executive Kenny Kagan. Kenny decides to dump Molly for a much-younger pop singer named Shoshanna. Adding insult to injury, Kenny informs Molly that their marriage was through via cell-phone. Having carefully timed the breakup to coincide with the expiration of the couple's pre-nuptual agreement, Kenny is able to escape without providing Molly with a huge monetary settlement. Molly is now "persona non grata" in her Brentwood community, with many old doors being literally closed in her face, and such fair-weather friends as Cricket and Joan conspicuously unavailable. Vowing to start life anew for the sake of herself and her teenaged daughter, Molly relocated to Malibu. There she finds a new best friend in the form of airheaded Malibu gate guard Lavender Caraway. She also enters into a tempestuous relationships with aging, moody movie producer Lou Manahan and handsome but untrustworthy beachcomber Sam
 
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