Church, Thomas Haden
Most widely held works by Thomas Haden Church
Charlotte's web ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,956 libraries worldwide
In ordinary Somerset County, a young farm girl named Fern rescues the runt of a litter of pigs from her father's ax. Fern names the pig Wilbur, takes care of him, and continues to visit him every day after he is moved to her Uncle Homer Zuckerman's barn across the road. But it's Wilbur's friendship with Charlotte the spider that ultimately saves him from the "smoke house" when Charlotte's talent for weaving praiseworthy words about Wilbur into her web, along with a little help from Templeton the rat and the other barn inhabitants, turns the Zuckerman farm into a tourist attraction.
Over the hedge ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,821 libraries worldwide
A scheming raccoon tricks a family of forest creatures into helping him repay a debt of food by invading the new suburban sprawl that arrived while they were hibernating.
Spider-Man 3 ( Visual )
10 editions published in 2007 in English and Turkish and held by 1,781 libraries worldwide
Peter Parker is finally happy: he is doing well at the school, girlfriend MJ Watson loves him, and the whole city loves Spider-Man, finally bestowing upon him the praise he so rightly deserves. But peace may not be possible for a superhero. Harry Osborn has taken up his late father's mantle--becoming The New Goblin, bent on revenge. Uncle Ben's real killer, Flint Marko, has been transformed into the Sandman. An alien symbiote has attached itself to the Spider suit, turning it black, enhancing its powers, and warping Peter's personality. When Peter finally overcomes the contaminated suit, it infects rival Bugle photographer Eddie Brock, who becomes villain Venom. In this battle, Peter must conquer his personal darkness as well as Spider-Mans foes, free the compassionate hero within, and trade teenage self-absorption for adulthood.
Sideways ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 1,503 libraries worldwide
Jack and Miles were college roommates, and despite their differences, they have been friends ever since. Jack is an actor, whose career high point is a stint as a soap opera regular. English teacher and oenophile Miles would much rather be a published novelist. Jack is about to get married, so depressed, divorced Miles suggests they hit the road for a week-long bachelor party amidst the rolling hillsides and gorgeous sunsets of wine country near Santa Barbara. A little golf, a lot of wine, how could it possibly go sideways?
George of the jungle ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and French and held by 1,245 libraries worldwide
George, a buff and lovable klutz, saves his animal friends from poachers. Includes animation.
Easy A ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,237 libraries worldwide
After a little white lie about losing her virginity gets out, a clean cut high school girl sees her life paralleling Hester Prynne's in 'The Scarlet Letter, ' which she is currently studying in school. Hoping to become popular, she decides to use the rumor mill to advance her social and financial standing.
All about Steve ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,037 libraries worldwide
Crossword puzzle constructor Mary Horowitz is smart and pretty, but a disaster that shakes news cameraman Steve to the core. Set up on a blind date with Steve, Mary thinks the chemistry is undeniable and just knows she's found her soulmate. She decides to do anything and go anywhere to be with him. Mary's escalating infatuation is encouraged by the self-serving actions of news reporter Hartman Hughes who enjoys torturing his insolent cameraman at every opportunity. When the overzealous Mary becomes embroiled in the news story of the year, Steve and Hartman begin to see her differently.
Broken trail ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 1,021 libraries worldwide
During a horse drive to Wyoming, a man and his estranged nephew meet a man transporting five Chinese girls to a brothel; the next morning he is gone with the drovers' money, leaving the girls behind. The intended buyer sends a hired gun out to retrieve her property, as the cowboys try to keep the girls safe, and deliver the herd of horses.
Smart people ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,012 libraries worldwide
Lawrence Wetherhold is a recently widowed literature professor who is a numb and chilly intellectual. He rebuffs his students, ignores his own teenage children, James and Vanessa, and spurns cries for financial assistance from his ne'er-do-well but rather soulful adopted brother, Chuck. After an accident and Lawrence goes to the hospital, he is deprived of the right to drive. Janet is a physician and former student of Lawrence who remembers her disappointment in him as a teacher and role model. But, Janet and Lawrence become romantically involved. Meanwhile, Chuck and Vanessa try to come to terms with each other and prove that their relationship is another sign that the Wetherhold clan has become far too insular and self-referential.
Imagine that ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 930 libraries worldwide
A highly competitive financial executive finds his career is quickly rolling downhill after he loses confidence in his abilities. When his 7-year-old daughter invites him into her fantasy world, he may find the solutions to all of his problems waiting for him. As father and daughter embark on a whirlwind journey of comic proportions, they are about to discover that sometimes all you need is a little imagination and a lot of love.
Sideways ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 772 libraries worldwide
Miles a divorced man and Jack his libertine friend take a road trip through California's wine country to celebrate Jack's final bachelor days. They indulge in wine, women and a yearning for the past, but eventually collide with reality.
George of the jungle 2 ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 702 libraries worldwide
When last we saw George, he and his bride Ursula were living in wedded bliss in the peaceful jungle. Unfortunately this is about to change. Scheming mother-in-law, Beatrice Stanhope, is not about to let her daughter and grandson hang out in the jungle forever. In an elaborate plot, she teams up with Ursula's obsessive ex-fiancé to hypnotize Ursula into leaving George and turning his beloved jungle into mulch.
3000 miles to Graceland ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 513 libraries worldwide
A gang pulls off a daring Las Vegas casino heist while disguised as participants in the town's International Elvis Week. On the way to change out the marked money for spendable money, the marked money is stolen.
Don McKay ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 205 libraries worldwide
In this edgy thriller, Don McKay flees his hometown after a horrendous tragedy and vows never to return. But 25 years later he comes back to find a dark menace looming over the town. As he attempts to rekindle his romance with an old high school girlfriend, Don is pulled into a malevolent world from which he may never escape.
Wings. The complete first & second seasons ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
Revolves around the tiny, Nantucket-based charter airline co-owned by two charming yet polar-opposite brothers who are surrounded by various eccentric coworkers and friends. Includes 28 episodes.
Wings. The complete third season ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Brothers Brian and Joe Hackett and wife Helen attempt to run a Nantucket-based airline while surrounded by their various wacky friends and employees.
Wings. The fourth season ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Brothers Brian and Joe Hackett attempt to run a Nantucket-based airline, Sandpiper Air, while surrounded by their wacky friends and co-workers at Tom Nevers Field.
Wings. The sixth season ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
The crew of Sandpiper Air and their friends and family at Tom Nevers Field return for more laughs, more romance, more rivalry and more surprises. In this season, Joe Hackett and Helen Chappel become engaged and plan their wedding; Helen's sister Casey arrives to shake things up and Fay quits her job then regrets it; Lowell turns budding artist and Roy Biggins welcomes a mail-order bride.
Wings. The fifth season ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
The crew of Sandpiper Air and their friends and family at Tom Nevers Field return for more laughs, more romance, more rivalry and more surprises. In this season, millionaire Davis Lynch steals Helen's heart; Lowell gets together with and divorces Bunny the same day; Joe dates a 19-year-old; an old, old flame returns to woo Fay; and Brian and Alex's relationship gets even rockier. Finally, in the shocking season finale, the romance between Joe and Helen reignites.
Holiday treats T.V. sets ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
Features holiday episodes from I Love Lucy; The Honeymooners; The Andy Griffith Show; The Brady Bunch; Taxi; Family Ties; Frasier; and Wings.
Action and adventure films Animal films Animated films Antiheroes California College students--Conduct of life Comedy films Comedy films Domestic animals Drama Fantasy films Farm life Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Film and video adaptations Films Films--for the hearing impaired Forest animals Friendship Good and evil Heroes Human-animal relationships Interpersonal relations Jungles Juvenile works Male friendship Man-woman relationships Personality change Piglets Poachers Procyon Road films Romantic comedy films Science fiction films Spider-Man (Fictitious character) Spiders Spider webs Suburbs Superhero films Swine Thrillers (Motion pictures) United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Vineyards Viticulture Watson, Mary Jane (Fictitious character) Weddings Wine and wine making
Multiple languages (1)