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Clarkson, Patricia

Works: 187 works in 1,014 publications in 9 languages and 55,494 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Biographical films  Historical television programs  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Patricia Clarkson
The maze runner by Wes Ball( Visual )

19 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Thomas wakes up trapped in a massive maze with a group of other boys, he has no memory of the outside world other than strange dreams about a mysterious organization known as W.C.K.D. Only by piecing together fragments of his past with clues he discovers in the maze can Thomas hope to uncover his true purpose and a way to escape
Good Night, and Good Luck by George Clooney( Visual )

94 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 3,261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes place in the 1950's America, during the early days of broadcast journalism. It chronicles the real-life conflict between television newsman Edward R. Murrow and Senator Joseph McCarthy and the House Un-American Activities Committee. With a desire to report the facts and enlighten the public, Murrow, and his dedicated staff - headed by his producer Fred Friendly and Joe Wershba in the CBS newsroom - defy corporate and sponsorship pressures to examine the lies and scaremongering tactics perpetrated by McCarthy during his communist 'witch-hunts'. A very public feud develops when the Senator responds by accusing the anchor of being a communist. In this climate of fear and reprisal, the CBS crew carries on and their tenacity will prove historic and monumental
Miracle by Robert Redford( Visual )

21 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The inspiring true story behind one of the greatest moments in [American] sports history - the 1980 United States ice hockey team's Olympic victory against the Soviet Union"--Container
Far from Heaven by Todd Haynes( Visual )

32 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cathy is the perfect 50s housewife, living the perfect 50s life: healthy kids, successful husband, social prominence. Then one night she surprises her husband Frank having sex with another man, and her tidy world starts spinning out of control. In her confusion and grief, she finds consolation in the friendship of their African-American gardener, Raymond-- a socially taboo relationship that leads to the further disintegration of life as she knew it
Prohibition by Ken Burns( Visual )

11 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This videodisc explores the extraordinary story of what happens when a freedom-loving nation outlaws the sale of intoxicating liquor, and the disastrous unintended consequences that follow. The utterly relevant cautionary tale raises profound questions about the proper role of government and the limits of legislating morality. When the country goes dry in 1920, after a century of debate, millions of law-abiding Americans become lawbreakers overnight
The Dust Bowl by Ken Burns( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1,897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ken Burns documents the worst human-made ecological disaster in American history, when a frenzied wheat boom on the southern plains, followed by a decade-long drought during the 1930s, nearly swept away the breadbasket of the nation. Menacing black blizzards killed farmers' crops and livestock, threatened the lives of their children, and forced thousands of desperate families to move somewhere else. Includes interviews, photographs, and seldom-seen movie footage to tell incredible stories of human suffering and perseverance. Disc 1 includes classroom resources correlated to junior and senior high school curricula; lesson plans correlated to the national standards in U.S. history, economics, geography and environmental studies, and journalism; and video clips that emphasize lesson themes
Shutter Island by Leonardo DiCaprio( Visual )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 1,891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cuando el agente federal Teddy Daniels llega al manicomio para delincuentes psicóticos en Shutter Island, lo que comienza como una investigación de rutina rápidamente toma un giro siniestro. A medida que la investigación avanza, Teddy va descubriendo más estremecedoras y terroríficas verdades acerca de la isla y se da cuenta de que hay algunos lugares de los que nunca podrás escapar."--Envase
Vicky Cristina Barcelona by Woody Allen( Visual )

38 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vicky is a smart, sensible brunette. Cristina is an amorous, freethinking blonde. They've just arrived in Barcelona, where they will be spending the summer. Sultry Spanish painter Juan Antonio introduces himself and immediately offers to whisk them away for a weekend of sightseeing and threesomes. But there is an ex-wife, who soon appears. Maria Elena is wildly beautiful, wildly brilliant, wildly moody, and wildly wild. There is wine, melancholy music, soulful talk of art and emotions and tales tempestuous relationships. The city is magnificent, and everybody finishes the summer a little wiser and with a lifetime of memories. What more could you ask?
No reservations by Catherine Zeta-Jones( Visual )

20 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Master chef Kate Armstrong is a perfectionist who leads a regimented life while running the kitchen of an exclusive restaurant. She revels in the sense of power and control her career affords. When her sister is killed in an automobile accident, her nine-year old niece Zoe comes to live with her. Kate's life is turned completely upside down and she is suddenly forced to split her focus between work and family. Nick Palmer is the newly hired, fun-loving, opera-singing sous chef, whom Kate perceives as a serious rival. She then begins an impassioned struggle to rein in Nick's exuberance and maintain control over her kitchen staff. Even as they clash, Kate is drawn toward Nick, eventually coming to the realization that Nick offers something that she needs both in her restaurant kitchen and her new life with Zoe
Lars and the real girl by Craig Gillespie( Visual )

24 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lars is a sweet but quirky guy who thinks he's found the girl of his dreams in a life-sized doll named Bianca. He is content with his artificial girlfiend until he develops feelings for Margo, an attractive co-worker, and becomes lost in a love triangle
The Roosevelts : An Intimate History( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Roosevelts: An Intimate History chronicles the lives of Theodore, Franklin, and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of the most prominent and influential family in American politics. It is the first time in a major documentary television series that their individual stories have been interwoven into a single narrative. This seven-part, 14 hour film follows the Roosevelts for more than a century, from Theodore's birth in 1858 to Eleanor's death in 1962. Over the course of those years, Theodore would become the 26th President of the United States and his beloved niece, Eleanor, would marry his fifth cousin, Franklin, who became the 32nd President of the United States. Together, these three individuals not only redefined the relationship Americans had with their government and with each other, but also redefined the role of the United States within the wider world. The series encompasses the history the Roosevelts helped to shape: the creation of National Parks, the digging of the
Easy A by Will Gluck( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,500 WorldCat member 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
One day by David Nicholls( Visual )

29 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After one day together -- July 15th, 1988, their college graduation -- Emma Morley (Anne Hathaway) and Dexter Mayhew (Jim Sturgess) begin a friendship that lasts a lifetime. She's a working-class girl who dreams of making the world a better place. He's a wealthy charmer who thinks the world is his playground. Somewhere over the next two decades, these two very different people realize that the love they've been hoping for has been there for them all along"--Container
Friends with Benefits by Will Gluck( Visual )

26 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While trying to avoid the cliches of Hollywood romantic comedies, Dylan and Jamie soon discover however that adding the act of sex to their friendship does lead to complications
The green mile by Frank Darabont( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A death row inmate in a Southern prison possesses the unusual gift of healing. A guard discovers the inmate's miraculous power and begins to question the man's guilt
The station agent by Tom McCarthy( Visual )

46 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man inherits a train station in rural New Jersey and moves there for a life of quiet solitude. He soon finds friendships and a sense of belonging that he never expected, and never thought he wanted
All the king's men by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small-town lawyer rides an improbable series of events to the Louisiana governor's mansion, where his populist policies and ruthless scheming quickly earn him some powerful enemies
Pieces of April( Visual )

21 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Family outcast April lives in a beat-up apartment in New York's Lower East Side with her boyfriend, Bobby. In order to spend some time with her dying mother, April invites her conservative suburban family to her place for a Thanksgiving feast. While she frantically tries to complete the meal, the family drives in from Pennsylvania sharing less-than-pleasant opinions about April's lifestyle. Her dad tries to think positively, while sister Beth flaunts her good-girl status and brother Timmy captures it all on film
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Clarkson, Petty 1959-

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