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Davis, Judy 1956-

Overview
Works: 205 works in 1,016 publications in 8 languages and 23,657 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Made-for-TV movies  Biographical films  Romantic comedy films  Television adaptations  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer, Other, Commentator, Author, 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 )

56 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 2,408 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 )

24 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,041 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"--Container
Barton Fink by Joel Coen( Visual )

34 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in English and held by 1,402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satire about a New York playwright who relocates to Hollywood to write screenplays and experiences writer's block
The dressmaker by Jocelyn Moorhouse( Visual )

12 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,304 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
To Rome with love by Woody Allen( Visual )

19 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,303 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 break-up by Vince Vaughn( Visual )

7 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brooke calls it quits with her boyfriend Gary. Neither one is willing to move out of the condo they once shared. Taking the advice of their repsective friends and confidants, including a few complete strangers, they both engage in mental warfare designed to force the other person to flee the premises. But they might just realize that they might be fighting to keep their relationship alive
The merry wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare( Visual )

34 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and held by 1,136 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
Deconstructing Harry by Woody Allen( Visual )

75 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 911 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. Now, instead of going back to his old school to be honored for his literary achievements, Harry's going straight to hell
Page eight by Ralph Fiennes( Visual )

13 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 900 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
My brilliant career by Miles Franklin( Visual )

34 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 855 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
The ref by Ted Demme( Visual )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 811 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
Husbands and wives by Woody Allen( Visual )

19 editions published between 1992 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 761 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
Impromptu by James Lapine( Visual )

21 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and held by 737 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
Naked lunch( Visual )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part-time pest-control man and full-time drug addict Bill Lee (Weller) seeks escape from his troubled existence in 1953 New York and flees to Interzone (a hallucinatory version of Tangiers) where reality and fantasy have merged. It's a strange, surreal landscape inhabited by mugwumps, half-alien, half-insect creatures, man-sized centipedes, carnivorous typewriters and bizarre humans. Compelled to make sense of this alien territory, he writes a book called "Naked lunch."
Alice by Woody Allen( Visual )

34 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 629 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 )

32 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 585 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
A woman called Golda( Visual )

9 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 438 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 young & prodigious T.S. Spivet by Jean-Pierre Jeunet( Visual )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 436 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
The Reagans by James Brolin( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 407 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 )

15 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 390 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."
 
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