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Hallström, Lasse

Works: 190 works in 990 publications in 11 languages and 25,547 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Romance films  Romantic comedy films  Comedy films  Fiction  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Coming-of-age films  History 
Roles: Director, fmd, Author, Author of screenplay, Performer, Restager , Film editor, Contributor, Scenarist, Creator, Composer, Other, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Lasse Hallström
Most widely held works by Lasse Hallström
Chocolat by Joanne Harris( Visual )

76 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once upon a time, there was a quiet little village in the French countryside, whose people believed in Tranquilité - Tranquility. If you lived in this village, you understood what was expected of you. You knew your place in the scheme of things. And if you happened to forget, someone would help remind you. In this village, if you saw something you weren't supposed to see, you learned to look the other way. If perchance your hopes had been disappointed, you learned never to ask for more. So through good times and bad, famine and feast, the villagers held fast to their traditions. Until, one winter day, a sly wind blew in from the North
The cider house rules by John Irving( Visual )

127 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Homer, who has lived nearly his entire life within the walls of an orphanage in rural Maine and has been trained by its proprietor, Dr. Wilbur Larch to be Larch's successor. Wally Worthington brings his pregnant girlfriend, Candy Kendall, to the orphanage because Dr. Larch provides medically safe, albeit illegal, abortions. Homer leaves with them to work on Wally's family apple farm. When Wally leaves to fight in World War II, Homer falls in love with Candy
The Hundred-Foot Journey by Lasse Hallström( Visual )

34 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hassan Kadam start in een Frans dorpje een Indiaas restaurant tegenover een luxueus restaurant. De eigenaresse daarvan, Madame Mallory, accepteert deze nieuwkomer niet
Dear John by Channing Tatum( Visual )

57 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While John, a young soldier, is home on a temporary leave, he meets and falls in love with Savannah, a college girl on her spring break. Savannah promises to write to John when he is sent overseas. Over the next seven years, the couple continues to be separated by John's increasingly dangerous deployments. Though they meet only sporadically, they continue to stay in touch through love letters that eventually bring fateful consequences
Safe haven by S Safe( Visual )

17 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the novel from Nicholas Sparks, a young woman with a mysterious past lands in Southport, North Carolina where her bond with a widower forces her to confront the dark secret that haunts her
Salmon Fishing in the Yemen by Lasse Hallström( Visual )

69 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A London fisheries expert is approached by a consultant to help realize a sheik's vision of bringing the sport of fly-fishing to the desert and embarks on an upstream journey of faith and fish to prove the impossible possible
An unfinished life by Lasse Hallström( Visual )

56 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Einar is a crusty old rancher who does what he can to hold onto his Wyoming ranch. It's been a struggle for years; his son was killed in a car crash, his wife left him, and his longtime friend and helper, Mitch was recently mauled by a bear. Now, Einar has to care for Mitch and help him recover. Jean and her daughter, Griff, have to leave Jean's current abusive boyfriend. The only place they can go is the ranch of Griff's grandfather, Einar, who only learns of his granddaughter's existence upon their arrival
The shipping news by Annie Proulx( Visual )

36 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An inksetter in New York, Quoyle returns to his family's longtime home, a small fishing town in Newfoundland, with his young daughter, after a traumatizing experience with her mother, who sold her to an illegal adoption agency. Though Quoyle has had little success thus far in life, his shipping news column in the local newspaper finds an audience, and his experiences in the town begin to change his life
Casanova by Federico Fellini( Visual )

45 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Casanova has to begin searching for a wife. He is a womanizer with many conquests and If he cannot show he is living a more respectable life, the Church will throw him out of Venice. He is quickly engaged to Victoria, a woman with a pure reputation. As soon as that is arranged, he meets Francesca, a feminist who hates all he stands for. He pretends to be someone else to get into her good graces, and soon finds out she is engaged to Papprizzio, a man whom she has never met. Meanwhile, arriving in Venice to find Casanova, is Pucci, one of the Vatican's most known and feared inquisitors. Francesca falls in love with Casanova, who is pretending to be the Lard king himself. Francesca's brother Donato is in love with Victoria and her mother Andrea wants Francesca to marry a man of substance
What's eating Gilbert Grape? by Lasse Hallström( Visual )

35 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : "Gilbert Grape est l'aîné d'une famille de quatre enfants. Après le suicide de son père, il doit s'occuper de sa mère devenue obèse, de ses deux sœurs et de son frère malade mental, Arnie. Son univers bascule le jour où il rencontre Becky..."
Mitt liv som hund by Lasse Hallström( Visual )

23 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De twaalfjarige Ingemar Johansson heeft het niet makkelijk zonder vader en met een ziekelijke moeder. Gelukkig heeft hij gevoel voor humor
Something to talk about by Warner Bros. Home Video( Visual )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Grace, a woman with a "picture-perfect life," whose reaction to the infidelities of her husband Eddie turns the lives and loves of the people around her into something like falling dominoes
Once around by Lasse Hallström( Visual )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The oldest daughter of a close-knit Italian family falls in love with an abrasive, obnoxious but forcefully charming businessman. He almost demolishes her family while winning her heart, but they all learn how to balance her happiness with the family's survival
Astrid Lindgren's the children of Noisy Village( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Lisa tells about her brothers and playmates and the happy times they spend at work and at play in their Swedish village
Lumière et compagnie Lumière & company by Sarah Moon( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in French and English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pour célébrer les cent ans du cinéma, on a demandé à 40 réalisateurs et réalisatrices reconnus mondialement de se servir de la caméra originale des frères Lumière et de réaliser un film d'une durée de 52 secondes
My dog an unconditional love story( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the unique relationship between people and their beloved pets through candid interviews with notable dog lovers. Viewers are offered an intimate glimpse into the lives of these actors, musicians, authors, and designers through the aspect of their lives that unites them all: the profound connection they have with their dogs. A tribute to all the dogs that have made our lives richer and happier, this film captures the remarkable bond between our dogs and ourselves
My life as a dog by Reidar Jönsson( Book )

9 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and German and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ein 12jähriger, fantasiebegabter und aufgeweckter Junge leidet unter Einsamkeit und mangelndem Selbstvertrauen, nachdem seine Mutter erkrankt und gestorben ist. Erst in der Gemeinschaft und Lebensfreude einer neuen Umwelt überwindet er seine Ängste und Nöte. (Lexikon des Internationalen Films)
Chocolat : a screenplay by Robert Nelson Jacobs( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a single mother and her young daughter move to rural France and open a chocolate shop with Sunday hours across the street from the local church, they are met with some resistance from the rigidly moral community. But as soon as the townspeople discover their delicious products, their attitudes begin to change
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
What's eating Gilbert Grape?
Alternative Names
Hallström, Lars.

Hällström, Lasse

Hallström, Lasse 1946-

Lasse Hallström Film director and screenwriter

Lasse Hallström regista svedese

Lasse Hallström reżyser szwedzki

Lasse Hallström schwedischer Filmregisseur

Lasse Hallström Zweeds filmregisseur

Lasse Halström

Ласе Халстрьом

Лассе Халльстрём шведский режиссёр

Халльстрём, Лассе

Լասե Հալստրոմ

לאסה הלסטרם

لاسه هالستروم فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان سوئدی

لاسي هالستروم

ლასე ჰალსტრემი

라세 할스트룀

할스트롬, 라세 1946-





What's eating Gilbert Grape?Mitt liv som hundOnce aroundLumière et compagnie Lumière & companyChocolat : a screenplay