WorldCat Identities

Whitton, Margaret 1949-2016

Works: 70 works in 197 publications in 3 languages and 7,666 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Political fiction  Sports films  Made-for-TV movies  Erotic films  History  Documentary films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PS3563.A649, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Margaret Whitton
Major league by David S Ward( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and French and held by 869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She's beautiful and smart. She has just inherited the Cleveland Indians. Unfortunately, she wants to move the franchise to Miami, and a losing season is her only ticket to Florida. She signs the wildest bunch of screwballs to play on the team. Her catcher is a washed-up womanizer who struck out in life. Her pitcher is a punked-out crazy who struck out with the law. Her third baseman is more concerned about fielding endorsements than grounders. Throw in other misfits and you could be destined for disaster
The man without a face( Visual )

24 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man with a badly scarred face is hired to help a boy pass his military school entrance exam
The associate by Phillip Margolin( Recording )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel Ames is a young associate at Portland's top law firm. When a charismatic civil litigator sues the firm's biggest client for manufacturing a drug that allegedly causes birth defects, Daniel is certain the claim has no merit. But when he begins to investigate, his work is sabotaged, he's accused of professional incompetence, and he's fired. Twelve hours later, he's arrested for murder. Scrambling to clear his name and save his reputation, Daniel unearths a trail of deceit and becomes the target of a vicious killer who doesn't want the truth exposed
Wild justice by Phillip Margolin( Recording )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In their effort to find a psychopathic killer, vice squad detective Bobby Vasquez and criminal defense lawyer Amanda Jaffe follow a twisting trail of clues that includes a harrowing diary that clinically records the killer's deeds
A sudden change of heart by Barbara Taylor Bradford( Recording )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New York art dealer flies to Paris to investigate artwork stolen by the Nazis and meets up with her life-long friend, an editor of an art magazine, and they soon discover that they need each other through the many tragedies facing them both
Ties that bind by Phillip Margolin( Recording )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amanda was the rising star in her law firm, until a trial left her traumatized and shunning the limelight. When she agrees to handle a case no one will touch, she becomes determined to conquer the fear and trauma that has plagued her since her last case
Major league II( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diehard Cleveland Indians who went from worst to first in a wacky season now cope with fame and its perks as the team tries to hit, hustle and joke its way back to the top
Sleeping beauty by Phillip Margolin( Recording )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author Miles Van Meter is on a book tour to promote his sensational bestseller "Sleeping beauty", a true-crime account of a deeply personal subject: the attack by a serial killer that left his twin sister, Casey, in a coma. Tonight the audience waits to hear Miles discuss recent developments in his sister's case, unaware that pieces of this complex puzzle of violence, unknown even to the author, are about to be revealed. Six years earlier, life was much simpler for everyone involved, especially seventeen-year-old Ashley Spencer, a popular high school soccer star. Then one night an intruder entered Ashley's home and murdered her father and her best friend. Traumatized and suffering from a crippling sense of survivor guilt, Ashley is ready to give up on both soccer and life until help comes from an unexpected source, a scholarship to an elite private school is extended to her by school dean Casey Van Meter. The school quickly becomes a haven for both Ashley and her mother, Terri. As Ashley regains her sense of self through the school's soccer program, Terri joins a writing group for adults led by Joshua Maxfield, a former literary wunderkind who has disappeared from the bestseller lists since his second book was panned by both critics and fans
Little monsters( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A kid meets the monster under his bed and follows him to his world
Nine 1/2 weeks by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An obsessive love affair occupies the lives of Elizabeth and John for 9 1/2 weeks
The secret of my success by Herbert Ross( Visual )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and French and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this lampoon of corporate business life, a kid from Kansas (Michael J. Fox) comes to New York, conquers the business world and maneuvers his way from the mailroom to the boardroom in a matter of weeks
Casting by( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film, focusing on casting director Marion Dougherty, is a celebration of the casting profession, highlighting its previously unsung role in film history while also serving as an elegy to the lost era of the New Hollywood, combining interviews, extensive archival footage, animated stills and documents
Ironweed by Hector Babenco( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's winter, 1938, in Albany, New York. The soup kitchens and flophouses are overflowing with homeless street people seeking food and refuge from the unforgiving cold. Francis Phelan wanders the streets, back in his hometown after 22 years, an aimless vagabond ready to confront the family he abandoned long ago. While sharing his whiskey with longtime "pal" Helen, Francis reveals the dark secrets of his past, the painful memories from which he once tried to escape ... but now must reconcile
Gone, but not forgotten by Phillip Margolin( Recording )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ten-year-old New York case involving disappearing wives, supposedly solved, is linked to similar crimes in the city of Portland, Oregon, as the D.A. embarks on a manhunt for a killer and feminist defense attorney Betsy Tannenbaum is hired by a wealthy developer
After dark by Phillip Margolin( Recording )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A law clerk for an Oregon Supreme Court Justice is found slain in the deserted courthouse, and no suspects are found. The next month the judge himself is killed by a car bomb. This time there is a suspect: the star prosecutor in the Multnomah County District Attorney's office and estranged wife of the judge. She hires Matthew Reynolds, a legendary attorney, whose assistant uncovers a bizarre plot
Pot of gold by Judith Michael( Recording )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A single mother and her daughter finally have their hands on a winning lottery ticket worth $60 million. Their lives change forever inways they would never have expected as they learn to deal with this windfal
Heartstone by Phillip Margolin( Recording )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The murder of a teenage boy tears an Oregon town apart
The face changers : a Jane Whitefield novel by Thomas Perry( Recording )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After promising her new husband that she will retire from her job helping people disappear, Jane Whitefield takes on one final case, that of a famed plastic surgeon who once was her husband's mentor, only to come face to face with the deadly and ruthless Face-Changers
Tropic of night by Michael Gruber( Recording )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane Doe, a promising anthropologist and expert on shamanism, is now nothing, a shadow living under an assumed identity in Miami with a child to protect. Everyone thinks she is dead, or so Jane hopes
Hardware by Linda Barnes( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

P.I. Carlyle, moonlighting as a cab driver, learns that while information is cheap it can also be deadly when she investigates why Boston cabbies are being attacked
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Alternative Names
Margaret Whitton actrice américaine

Margaret Whitton Amerikaans actrice

Margaret Whitton amerikai színésznő

Margaret Whitton attrice statunitense

Margaret Whitton US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Whitton, Peggy.

Whitton, Peggy 1950-

Маргарет Уиттон

مارگارت ویتون تهیه‌کننده، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی


English (110)

Spanish (4)

French (3)

The man without a faceThe associateWild justiceA sudden change of heartTies that bindSleeping beautyLittle monstersNine 1/2 weeks