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Davis, Geena

Overview
Works: 271 works in 946 publications in 9 languages and 29,323 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Children's films  Animated films  Film and video adaptations  Documentary films  Educational films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Actor, Speaker, Narrator, Performer, Interviewee, Other, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Geena Davis
Stuart Little 2 by Rob Minkoff( Visual )

71 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 5,364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Little family adopts an adorably spunky boy named Stuart who looks a lot like a mouse. Mr. and Mrs. Little fall in love with Stuart right away, but their older son George isn't so sure
Thelma & Louise by Ridley Scott( Visual )

134 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thelma is an abused and neglected wife, while her friend Louise is a bitter, hard-edged waitress. The two decide to take a brief vacation to escape the drudgery of their everyday lives. Immediately, they run into trouble, as Louise shoots and kills a man who tries to rape Thelma in the parking lot of a country bar
A league of their own by Penny Marshall( Visual )

32 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1943, a washed-up ballplayer is hired to coach in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League while the male pros are at war. Reluctant at first, he finds himself drawn back into the game by the heart and heroics of his team. Based on a true story
Beetle Juice by Tim Burton( Visual )

43 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple of likable ghosts contact the afterlife's bio-exorcist to rid their home of a trendy New York family that moves in
Tootsie by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Dorsey is an out-of-work actor who makes himself up as a woman to get a job. When his girlfriend, Sandy, fails an audition for a soap opera, Michael dresses up as "Dorothy Michaels" and lands the part. All goes well until "Dorothy" falls in love with beautiful co-star, Julie, and Julie's father, Les, falls for "Dorothy."
Miss representation by Jennifer Siebel Newsom( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 1,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses ways in which the media openly degrades women. Features commentary from many influential women in media and politics
The fly by David Cronenberg( Visual )

41 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seth Brundle develops a system to transport objects in a matter of seconds, but when he tries it on himself, Seth's genes and molecules are accidently fused with those of a fly. At first Seth is elated by his new physical abilities but soon his excitement turns into a nightmare as his insect half begins to take over
The accidental tourist by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

19 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Award-winning drama about the trials of one man. After a man loses his son and his wife leaves him, he becomes detached from the world, until a strange dog-trainer meets him and brings him back out
Stuart Little 3 by Audu Paden( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stuart joins his family for a camping trip in the great outdoors. Before Snowbell can enjoy the trip, she is kidnapped by some angry animals. It's up to Stuart and his new friend Reeko to come to Snowbell's rescue
The long kiss goodnight by Renny Harlin( Visual )

26 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A schoolteacher learns that she was once a lethal assassin for the CIA, and teams up with a wise-cracking detective to uncover her past before a hi-tech army of corrupt government renegades kills them both
Cutthroat Island by Renny Harlin( Visual )

22 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morgan Adams, the female captain of a pirate ship, is on a treasure hunt for millions of pounds of gold reportedly buried somewhere on Cutthroat Island. She and her uncles each hold sections of the map to the treasure. While Morgan is willing to make deals and agree to share the wealth in order to put the map together, her Uncle Dawg would rather kill everyone in his way, including his niece
In a world-- by Lake Bell( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unsuccessful vocal coach competes against her arrogant father in the movie trailer voice-over business
Hero by Stephen Frears( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Davis is ace reporter Gale Gayley, who literally falls into the story of a lifetime when she's a passenger on an airplane that crashes into a Chicago bridge. In the smoke and darkness, she's saved by a rude, foul-mouthed "hero", who promptly disappears into the night ... leaving only his shoe behind
Women, war & peace( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Challenges the conventional wisdom that war and peace are men's domain and reveals the central role of women in the quest for peace and justice in modern warfare. Disc 1: "I Came to Testify" is the moving story of how a group of 16 women who had been imprisoned and raped by Serb-led forces in the Bosnian town of Foca broke history's great silence - and stepped forward to take the witness stand in an international court of law. Their remarkable courage resulted in a triumphant verdict that led to new international laws about sexual violence in war. "Peace unveiled" covers when the U.S. troop surge was announced in late 2009, and women in Afghanistan knew that the ground was being laid for peace talks with the Taliban. Peace Unveiled follows three women in Afghanistan who are risking their lives to make sure that women have a seat at the negotiating table. Disc 2: "The War We Are Living" travels to Cauca, a mountainous region in Colombia's pacific southwest, where two extraordinary Afro-Colombian women are fighting to hold onto their gold-rich lands. They are standing up for a generation of Colombians who have been terrorized and forcibly displaced as a deliberate strategy of war. "War Redefined", the capstone of Women, War & Peace, challenges the conventional wisdom that war and peace are men's domain through incisive interviews with leading thinkers, Secretaries of State, and seasoned survivors of war and peace-making. Interviewees include Secretary of State Hillary Clinton; Liberian peace activist Leymah Gbowee; Bosnian war crimes investigator Fadila Memisevic; and globalization expert Moises Naim
Speechless by Ron Underwood( Visual )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It was a match made in heaven ... almost. Two witty, intelligent insomniacs, Kevin and Julia, meet over the last box of sleeping pills at an all-night convenience store and are immediately attracted. They share an evening of passion and discover that they have a lot in common ... maybe too much in common
Princess Scargo and the birthday pumpkin by Michael Hedges( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Native American legend of a young girl who gives up a precious birthday gift in order to help her people
Quick change( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A frazzled urbanite and his two friends (Murray, Davis and Quaid) take a bank's employees and customers hostage and proceed to rob the bank of millions of dollars. By posing as a crazed Vietnam vet, Murray stalls the police chief (Robards) from storming the bank to free the hostages while he and his accomplices walk away, but their perfect escape is being ruined because they can't seem to get out of town
Makers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles women leaders in the fields of politics, business, military, space, motion pictures, and comedy
Earth girls are easy by Julien Temple( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this comedy three aliens crash land in a valley girl's swimming pool. She makes them over and they set out for a night on the town
Coma( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young medical student discovers that something sinister is going on in her hospital after routine procedures send more than a few seemingly healthy patients into comas on the operating table
 
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Alternative Names
Cina Devis

Davis, Virginia Elizabeth.

Davis, Virginia Elizabeth 1956-

Džīna Deivisa amerikāņu aktrise, kinoproducente, rakstniece, bijusī modele

Geena Davis actrice américaine

Geena Davis actriz estadounidense

Geena Davis aktorka amerykańska

Geena Davis Amerikaans filmacteur

Geena Davis modella e attrice statunitense

Geena Davis US-amerikanische Schauspielerin und Filmproduzentin

Geena Davisová americká herečka

Τζίνα Ντέιβις

Джина Девіс

Джина Дейвис

Дэвис, Джина

Жина Дэвис АНУ-ын жүжигчин

Џина Дејвис

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ג'ינה דייוויס

جينا ديفيس

جینا دیویس تهیه‌کننده، بازیگر، نویسنده، و ورزشکار آمریکایی

জিনা ডেভিস

ჯინა დევისი

지나 데이비스

ジーナ・デイヴィス

吉娜·戴维斯 Actress

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Thelma & LouiseA league of their ownBeetle JuiceStuart Little 3Cutthroat IslandHeroSpeechlessEarth girls are easy