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Birch, Thora

Works: 93 works in 467 publications in 7 languages and 15,286 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Children's films  Film adaptations  Film remakes  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Made-for-TV movies  Dark comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Thora Birch
Most widely held works by Thora Birch
American Beauty by Sam Mendes( Visual )

125 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 3,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An emotionally & spiritually comatose suburban man decides "to hell with it all" and reverts to living as he did when he was happiest--as a carefree teenager. His desperately uptight wife and sullen daughter can only look on as he quits his corporate job to become a burger flipper, starts getting high with a strange new neighbor (whose parents are even stranger) and lusts after a pouty blonde teenager--his daughter's best friend
Patriot Games by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

25 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former CIA analyst vacationing with his family in London helps thwart a terrorist attack on a member of the Royal Family and becomes the target of the terrorist whose brother he killed
Ghost world by Terry Zwigoff( Visual )

48 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"While their classmates head for college, Enid and Rebecca focus their energies on tormenting those around them! From a goofy convenience store clerk to an eccentric art teacher, these two saboteurs wreak havoc on all who cross their paths. But when they zero in on an oddball loner looking for Miss Right, their seemingly innocent meddling threatens to shatter one of their hearts ... and their lifelong friendship!"--Publisher description
Hocus Pocus by Harry Cleven( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a trio of witches who return from 17th-century Salem after they have been accidentally conjured up by some unsuspecting pranksters
Now and then by Lesli Linka Glatter( Visual )

19 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and French and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heartwarming comedy about the childhood mischief of four best friends who reunite after twenty years
Alaska by Fraser C Heston( Visual )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two teenagers challenge both nature and themselves on a death-defying mission through the arctic wilderness
Silver City by John Sayles( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A private detective is hired to determine the identity of a corpse discovered during the filming of a political commercial. Along the way, he discovers a complex web of influence and corruption, involving high-stakes lobbyists, media conglomerates, environmental plunderers, and undocumented migrant workers
Dungeons & dragons by Courtney Solomon( Visual )

25 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Princess Savina inherits the throne and the royal scepter, which has the power to command dragons. She decides all people should be equal. This doesn't sit well with Profion who leads a revolt against her
All I want for Christmas by Robert Lieberman( Visual )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and French and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teenagers Ethan and Hallie come up with a hilarious plan to reunite their parents
Homeless to Harvard : the Liz Murray story( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liz Murray was raised in poverty by drug-addicted parents. Though they loved her, they were unable to care for her and Liz ended up living on the streets by the age of 15. Profoundly affected by her mother's AIDS-related death, Liz forced herself to look at her future and make some significant changes. Her prospects were dismal, yet she turned her life around by going back to high school. While still homeless, Liz earned her diploma in two years. She went on to win a New York Times scholarship for needy students, which enabled her to attend Harvard University
The parent trap by Walt Disney( Visual )

23 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dodger, a monkey, belongs to a crooked street performer but escapes his life to end up in the arms of an innocent little girl. Her mother has no idea that her daughter is harboring a fugitive. Unfortunately, Dodger's naughty habits get the best of him as his mischief plunges everyone he meets into major monkey trouble
The dot by Peter H Reynolds( Recording )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vashti believes that she cannot draw, but her art teacher's encouragement leads her to change her mind
Petunia( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie finally finds a guy he's willing to break his 'no sex' vow for when he meets, and starts dating George McDougal. But George is hiding something from Charlie. Their relationship hits a complicated snag when George's wife returns unexpectedly from a long trip
Winter of frozen dreams( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true-life story of Barbara Hoffman, a brilliant biochemistry student but also a notorious prostitute. When her distraught fiance leads police to a naked, bludgeoned corpse he helped her bury, it sets in motion an investigation that uncovers a sordid world of blackmail, lust, and deception
The dot-- and more stories for young artists( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children are introduced to the imaginative world of art and how a picture can really be worth a thousand words in the lead story ART. Other stories include I Like Me, a celebration of self-esteem; The Dot, a journey of self-discovery and expression that will encourage everyone to explore his or her own creative spirit; Ish, Roman discovers that creativity is about a lot more than getting things just 'right'; and more
Night ride home( Visual )

6 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple faces pain and anger when the son they love very much dies while riding with his sister
The hole by Nedia Touijer( Visual )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four private school students sneak off for a couple days to an underground World War 2 bunker. When the holiday ends though, they find out that they've been locked inside the bunker with hardly any food, no water and no means of communication to the outside world. But a member of the party is deceiving the others and is to blame for all of terror that is happening to group
Deadline( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An writer recovering from a psychological breakdown retreats to a remote Victorian house to convalesce and finish her screenplay by the approaching deadline. When she begins hearing strange sounds and seeing apparitions, her search for the source uncovers disturbing videotapes in the attic. As she digs deeper to uncover the mysterious story of the couple on the tapes, she becomes twisted up in a terrifying pursuit to find out what is behind the endless mind games
The pregnancy pact( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sidney Bloom, an online magazine journalist, returns to her hometown to investigate the sudden spike in teenage pregnancies at her old high school. Immediately, she comes up against Lorraine, the head of the local conservative values group and mother of pregnant, fifteen-year-old Sara. A media firestorm erupts when Time Magazine reports that the rise in pregnancies at the school is the result of a 'pregnancy pact'. Sidney soon realizes that all the attention is disguising the much larger issues
The dot by Peter H Reynolds( Visual )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vashi doesn't think she can draw, but her teacher encourages her to 'just make a mark and see where it takes you'. Vashti at first ventures one small and unremarkbale dot, but is soon making big dots and small dots, red dots, blue dots, and purple dots. At the school art show, her entire collection of dots turns heads and wins praise. This one girls journey of self discovery and expression is an enchanting invitation to everyone to explore his or her own creative spirit
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Thora Birch actrice américaine

Thora Birch actriz estadounidense

Thora Birch Amerikaans acteur

Thora Birch Amerikaans actrice

Thora Birch amerykańska aktorka

Thora Birch attrice statunitense

Thora Birch US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Tora Berč

Θώρα Μπιρτς

Тора Берч

Тора Бърч

ת'ורה בירץ'

تورا بیرچ بازیگر آمریکایی

تھورا برچ

ثورا بيرتش

소라 버치



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