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Thompson, Lea 1961-

Overview
Works: 181 works in 479 publications in 4 languages and 13,450 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  History  Sources  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Science fiction films  Comedy films  Fantasy films  War films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Lea Thompson
Back to the future by Jodeci (Musical group) ( Visual )
47 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's the mid-80's, and Marty McFly is your average 17-year-old slacker who happens to be friends with an inventor, Doc Brown. Doc's latest invention is a time machine, that ends up transporting Marty back to 1955 where he must bring his parents together so that he will exist when he gets back to his own time
Back to the future the complete trilogy ( Visual )
8 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Back to the Future part III: Doc Brown has decided to live in the Old West of the 1880's. But when he's in danger of meeting an untimely end, Marty travels back into the past to rescue him. There's just one problem: Doc is so smitten by a schoolteacher that he's become distracted. Now, it's up to Marty to keep Doc out of trouble, get the DeLorean running, and put the past, present and future on track so they can all get back to where and when they belong
Back to the future part II by Robert Zemeckis ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marty visits 2015 to straighten out the future of the McFly family, but Biff Tannen steals the time machine, and with it a book that allows his young self to amass a gambling fortune, which has significant consequences to the present. To correct the problems, Marty and Doc must return to 1955 to retrieve the book
J. Edgar by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"J. Edgar Hoover [was] head of the Federal Bureau of Investigation for nearly 50 years. Hoover was feared, admired, reviled and revered, a man who could distort the truth as easily as he upheld it. His methods were at once ruthless and heroic, with the admiration of the world his most coveted prize. But behind closed doors, he held secrets that would have destroyed his image, his career and his life"--Container
Red dawn by Chris Hemsworth ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a town is invaded by foreign nationals and the security of the United States seems threatened, a group of high school students escape and wage warfare in defense of their parents, their friends and their country
Back to the future part III ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Doc Brown has decided to live in the Old West of the 1880's. But when he's in danger of meeting an untimely end, Marty travels back into the past to rescue him. There's just one problem: Doc is so smitten by a schoolteacher that he's become distracted. Now, it's up to Marty to keep Doc out of trouble, get the DeLorean running, and put the past, present and future on track so they can all get back to where and when they belong
Adventures of a teenage dragonslayer by Andrew Lauer ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Branded as a 'nerd' and harassed by the school bully, 12-year-old Arthur is rescued by a magical troll who knows that the boy unwittingly holds the secret to defeat an evil dragon. Arthur's loving mom, struggling to keep her devious ex-husband from gaining custody of Arthur, dismisses her son's 'fantasies' until she realizes the all-too-real immediate danger and joins forces with Arthur, the troll, and a dashing but washed-up video game master. Together, they hope to conquer the dragon
Howard the Duck by Willard Huyck ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follow the exploits of a wise-cracking, cigar-chomping duck as he tries to return to his home planet
All the right moves by Michael Chapman ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The only way football star Stefan Djordjevic will avoid a life in the blast furnaces of his bleak Pennsylvania hometown is by winning a college scholarship. Even his coach dreams of parlaying a winning team into a college job far away from this graveyard of the American Dream. But it's not long before the two virtually ruin each other's chances for escape and their door to the future starts to close
SpaceCamp ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of teenagers attend a summer camp designed to teach them the workings of the NASA space program
Come away home by Feature Films for Families ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Annie Lamms parents have decided she should spend the summer with her Grandpa Donald while they enjoy a second honeymoon. Annie is less than enthused, and even more disappointed to discover that Grandpas beautiful house on the beach is a dilapidated wreck filled with a lifetime of junk and clutter. With no friends, no computer and nothing good to eat, Annie is miserable and decides to run-away back to her home in New York City. But fate -- and Grandpa -- intervene and show Annie that there s much more to life than shopping or internet blog sites. She learns the real value of family and friends and learns to see beyond the surface of life
Switched at birth ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bay Kennish, who grew up in a wealthy family with happily married parents and older brother, and Daphne Vasquez, who lost her hearing as a child and grew up with a single mother in a working-class neighborhood, find their lives turned upside down when they discover they were accidentally switched at birth
Spy school by Forrest Landis ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Thomas, a class clown who is infamous for telling tall tales, discovers a secret plot to kidnap the President's daughter, no one believes him. Realizing that he must take matters into his own hands, Thomas relies on courage and his friend Jackie to help save the day
Over her dead body by Kate White ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Talk about rapid turnover-in a matter of days Bailey Weggins gets axed from one New York magazine and hired by another. Her new job at Buzz, a weekly filled with sizzling gossip, has Bailey covering celebrity crime, including the starlet who got caught stuffing Fendi purses down her pants and the aging hunk who shot his lover with a Magnum. And Bailey doesn't have to look far for her next story: she finds her boss, Mona Hodges, gasping her last breath after being bludgeoned with a blunt object. A raging tyrant, Mona made Buzz a top 'zine but racked up an impressive enemy list along the way. Now, with her strappy sandals in one hand and her cell phone in the other, Bailey's out hunting for clues everywhere. In just about a New York minute she's got a crush on a sexy filmmaker-and some scary insight into her boss's murder. The first can give her the hot summer fling she's itching to have. The second can get her killed
Space Camp ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of eager teenagers attend a summer camp designed to teach them the workings of the NASA space program. While sitting in the spacecraft during an engine test, the group is accidentally launched into the weightless world of outer space
Mayor cupcake ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mary Maroni is a loving wife, a caring mother of three, and Bridgestone's finest cupcake baker. Her simple life becomes a lot more complicated when her daughter secretly nominates her to run for mayor. Before she can react, an unfortunate accident involving the incumbent mayor sends her straight into office. With the love and support of her family to guide her, it is up to Mary to prove that she has the right ingredients to clean up the town. All rise for Mayor Cupcake!
The Christmas clause ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sophie Kelly is a top-rated lawyer with three kids and a husband that take up all her time. All of her family and work stress comes to a chaotic halt at the shopping mall, days before Christmas, when she sees Santa and wishes for a different life. However, the grass is not always greener as a single, successful lawyer with her own firm and the most eligible bachelor vying for her attention
Stealing Christmas ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A burglar on the run is mistaken for a Santa hired to promote a Christmas tree farm. He decides to stick around for the 3 week run and ends up casing the local bank. He finds himself torn between his criminal past and the widowed woman and her daughter whom he is growing close to
The trouble with the truth ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Musician Robert is a starving artist with minimal commitments. When Robert's daughter announces that she's engaged, he advises her against it; his own marriage to Emily didn't last, and he doesn't understand why she would want to give up her independence. Yet when Robert and Emily reunite and dredge up old memories, both discover they have a lot of unresolved issues and that love, marriage, and divorce aren't quite as simple as they'd like"--Container
Article 99 ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and French and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The film concerns a cost-cutting governmental regulation that denies treatment to veterans who cannot prove their injuries are war-related. Led by Maverich, the head surgeon, an idealistic young doctor and the rest of the dedicated staff of doctors do whatever it takes to provide necessary medical care for ailing U.S. veterans
 
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Alternative Names
Thompson, Lea Katherine
Thompson, Lea Katherine 1961-
Languages
English (193)
German (2)
French (1)
Spanish (1)
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