WorldCat Identities

Wilson, Rita

Works: 44 works in 204 publications in 6 languages and 18,924 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Christmas films  Romance films  Action and adventure films  Teen films  Musical films  Biographical films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Rita Wilson
My big fat Greek wedding by Nia Vardalos( Visual )

45 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toula is a quiet, devoted daughter in a big, crazy Greek family. Working in her father's restaurant, she hides behind her family and keeps the world at a distance. One day at the restaurant she finds herself pouring coffee for a man who inspires her to change her life
It's complicated by Nancy Meyers( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hilarious look at marriage, divorce, and everything in between. With a thriving Santa Barbara bakery, a new romance heating up, and her divorce finally behind her, Jane Adler has her life all figured out, until she finds herself trapped between the perfect new beau and her philandering ex-husband who's determined to win her back. When opposites attract all over again, will love be sweeter the second time around? It's ... complicated!
Runaway bride by Julia Roberts( Visual )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 1,767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unlikely love story developes when a cynical, big-city columnist (Gere) comes to a small town to cover the story of Maggie Carpenter (Roberts), a bride who's left men at the altar several times
My big fat Greek wedding 2( Visual )

13 editions published in 2016 in English and German and held by 1,708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this sequel to the highly successful 2002 motion picture, surprise: a hitherto unmentioned Portokalos family secret is sufficiently likelihood-bending as to force the previous film's characters out of large-screen retirement and back into our hearts for another big and fat Greek wedding
Sleepless in Seattle by Nora Ephron( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 1,629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hanks stars as Sam Baldwin... --Conteneur
Larry Crowne by Tom Hanks( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When he suddenly finds himself without his long-standing blue-collar job, Larry Crowne (Hanks) enrolls at his local college to start over. There, he becomes part of an eclectic community of students and develops a crush on his teacher (Roberts). Now this simple guy will discover that when you think everything worth having has passed you by, you just might find your reason to live"--Container
Jingle all the way by Brian Levant( Visual )

19 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father, deperate to buy a hot-selling Christmas toy, endures a frantic last minute shopping spree on Christmans eve
Now and then by Lesli Linka Glatter( Visual )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heartwarming comedy about the childhood mischief of four best friends who reunite after twenty years
Raise your voice by Sweet Honey in the Rock (Musical group)( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A girl with an extrordinary voice is accepted to a music school in Los Angeles. There is one scholarship offered for the coming year - a seemingly impossible dream. With the help of an inspirational teacher, she finds the will to meet the challenge
The Glass house by Daniel Sackheim( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruby is devastated when her parents are killed in a car accident. With her younger brother Rhett, Ruby is sent to live with the legal guardians chosen by her parents. Ruby begins to suspect that her new caretakers are not what they appear on the surface and that the couple's financial woes may force them to harm her or Rhett in order to cash in on their sizable life insurance policies
Magnificent desolation : walking on the moon( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transports you to the lunar surface, where you can walk alongside the 12 extraordinary astronauts who have been there, experiencing what they saw, heard, and felt. Features rarely seen NASA footage, newly released photographs, CGI and actual live-action renditions of the lunar landscape
Auto focus by Paul Schrader( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Populaire animateur de radio, Bob Crane décroche en 1965 un rôle dans la sitcom "Hogan's Heroes", qui obtient un succès instantané. C'est à cette époque qu'il devient l'ami de John Carpenter, un représentant de la firme Sony. Les deux hommes se découvrent vite un goût commun pour les partouzes, qu'ils s'amusent à filmer en vidéo. Au début des années 1970, le comédien divorce de sa femme Anne puis épouse la jeune actrice Patricia. Peu de temps après, "Hogan's Heroes" quitte les ondes et la carrière de Crane se met à stagner, surtout que des rumeurs courent à Hollywood sur son style de vie dissolu. Toujours flanqué de Carpenter, Crane poursuit quand même ses activités de pornographe amateur, tout en rêvant de raviver sa carrière. Il sera assassiné dans des circonstances mystérieuses en 1978
Mixed nuts by Nora Ephron( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wild and wacky comedy about oddball characters in Los Angeles at Christmastime, centered around a suicide hotline service
If These Walls Could Talk( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trilogy of stories set in the same house--with different occupants and spanning over 40 years--examines three women, the common crisis of an unexpected pregnancy, and the wrenching decision to have an abortion. In 1952, abortion is illegal. A widowed nurse deals with her unexpected pregnancy by taking drastic measures to obtain one. In 1974, a happily married woman, the mother of four children, discovers that she is pregnant again. Now she must choose between losing her lifelong dream and terminating her pregnancy. In 1996, a Catholic college student finds herself pregnant as the result of an affair with a professor. She decides on an abortion, but does not realize what it means to go through with one, while society rends itself asunder with violent protest
Volunteers by Nicholas Meyer( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and French and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lawrence Bourne III escapes the bookies to whom he owes $28,000 by swapping places with a friend and going to Thailand with the Peace Corps
The chumscrubber( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Chumscrubber is a dark comedy about the lives of people who live in upper-class suburbia. It all begins when Dean Stiffle (Jamie Bell) finds the body of his friend, Troy. He doesn't bother telling any of the adults because he knows they won't care. Everyone in town is too self-consumed to worry about anything else than themselves. And everybody is on some form of drug just to get themselves through the day. After Troy's death, local drug dealers (Camilla Belle, Justin Chatwin, Lou Taylor Pucci) at the school run out of their stash. They convince Dean to get Troy's stash or they are going to kill his brother whom they kidnapped, but they grabbed the wrong kid
Dawn patrol( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John is living the ultimate beach life, surfing all day and partying all night with his brother Ben, despite his desire to break free from the small beach town he loves. Just before his surfing talent offers them a way out; Ben is killed, leading John down a dangerous path of revenge. But when he discovers that he killed the wrong man by mistake he joins the military to escape his past, only to have to face it again when another tragedy brings him back home
Beautiful Ohio( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy, who idolizes his math whiz of an older brother, learns of a secret that will change the family forever involving the older brother's girlfriend, and a secret language between two best friends
Rita Wilson by Rita Wilson( Recording )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My big fat Greek life( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newlyweds Nia and Ian return from their honeymoon to begin their life with Nia's colorful Greek-American family. In this 7-episode television series, the two lovebirds do their best to assert their independence, despite the well-meaning omnipresence and interference of Nia's bombastic relatives
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My big fat Greek wedding
Alternative Names
Ibrahimoff, Margarita.

Ibrahimoff, Margarita 1958-

Rita Wilson actrice américaine

Rita Wilson actriz estadounidense

Rita Wilson aktorka amerykańska

Rita Wilson Amerikaans filmacteur

Rita Wilson Amerikaans filmactrice

Rita Wilson attrice e produttrice cinematografica statunitense

Rita Wilson US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Rita Wilsonová

Ρίτα Ουίλσον ηθοποιός, παραγωγός

Рита Уилсон

Рита Уилсън

ריטה וילסון

ريتا ويلسون

ریتا ویلسون تهیه‌کننده، بازیگر، و خواننده آمریکایی

ریٹا ولسن

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