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Venora, Diane

Works: 125 works in 522 publications in 8 languages and 17,469 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Filmed plays  Police films  Biographical films  Gangster films  Tragedies (Drama)  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Interviewee, Other, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Diane Venora
William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet by Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

38 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baz Luhrmann's unconventional adaptation of William Shakespeare's classic love story, with the setting moved from Renaissance-era Verona to modern-day southern California
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

57 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A contemporary adaptation of the classic play set in New York City, circa 2000 - a world of laptops and limousines. The president of the Denmark Corporation was just found dead, and his wife has remarried the man suspected of the murder. Nobody is suffering more than her son, Hamlet - who is not only determined to avenge his father's murder but is also in love with the enchanting but forbidden Ophelia. And so begins a series of discoveries, lies and loss that will destroy the lives of all those involved
Heat by Michael Mann( Visual )

25 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 2,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A career thief and a detective square off to make sure that the other does not succeed. Special features include: additional scenes; audio commentary; documentaries; and more
The Insider by Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)( Visual )

23 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 1,874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When former executive Jeffrey Wigand is fired by his employer, one of the largest tobacco companies in America, Wigand agrees to become a paid consultant for a story by veteran 60 minutes producer Lowell Bergman, regarding alleged unethical practices within the tobacco industry. But what begins as a temporary alliance leads to a lengthy battle for both men to save their reputations and more
The 13th warrior by John McTiernan( Visual )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being warned by a fortune-teller that their fight against legendary creatures is doomed to failure unless they have a 13th warrior, a travelling ambassador (Banderas) is given no choice but to join a group of fierce fighters
Bird by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

73 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of legendary jazz musician Charlie "Yardbird" Parker, directed and produced by jazz fan, Clint Eastwood. The film uses actual recordings by Parker with the backgrounds removed, and accompaniment by modern musicians attuned to the Yardbird's improvisations
Ironweed by Hector Babenco( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Albany, New York, Halloween, 1938. Francis Phelan and Helen Archer are bums. She used to be a singer on the radio, he used to be a major league pitcher. Death surrounds them. Helen is sick, one of their pals has cancer, he digs graves at the cemetery and visits the grave of his infant son whom he dropped. Visions of his past haunt him, including ghosts of two men he killed. One night, while drinking, Helen tries to sing at a bar. Next day, Fran visits his wife and children and meets a grandson. He could stay, but decides it's not for him. Helen gets their things out of storage and finds a hotel. Amidst their mistakes and dereliction, they live with a code of fairness and loyalty
True crime by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and Portuguese and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Veteran reporter Steve Everett has until midnight to solve a long-ago murder and save an innocent man from execution
Surviving Picasso by James Ivory( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world knew Pablo Picasso's passion for canvas, color, metal and ceramics, but little was known about his other passion--women. Told from the viewpoint of his longtime mistress and mother of his children, Francoise Gilot
Final jeopardy by Linda A Fairstein( Recording )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When assistant district attorney Alexandra Cooper allows friend and film star Isabella Lascar to borrow her summer home on Martha's Vineyard, she has no idea that Isabella will end up dead and that Alexandra's boyfriend will emerge as the prime suspect
F/X( Visual )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rollie Tyler is one of the movies' best special effects artists, known as "F/X" in the industry. He faces his most challenging assignment--turning special effects into reality. He is asked by the Justice Department to stage the fake assassination of an underworld witness. Now his F/X ingenuity becomes the key to his own survival
The third twin by Ken Follett( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A research scientist uncovers a secret that involves the Pentagon and a biotech company when she discovers two men who appear to be identical twins even though they were born on different days to different mothers
Megiddo : the omega code 2 by Michael York( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most wicked man on earth is Stone Alexander and the only person capable of thwarting him is his brother David, the President of the United States. Their showdown pits continent against continent, nation against nation and brother against brother in an all-out conflict between good and evil. David calls upon the power of God to sustain his resolve and to help him reveal the true nature of the Beast
Likely to die by Linda A Fairstein( Recording )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a neurosurgeon at the Mid-Manhattan Medical Center is found raped, stabbed, and left to die, Alexandra Cooper, head of the Manhattan District Attorney's Sex Crime Unit, finds herself mired in a plethora of suspects
C.S. Lewis Beyond Narnia( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Readers and fans worldwide know the land of Narnia and the magical beings who dwell there. But few know the genius who created this beloved fantasy. Now meet C.S. Lewis, an extraordinary creative force, in this engaging true life story!"--Container
A thin dark line by Tami Hoag( Recording )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a killer is set free on a technicality, Deputy Annie Broussard decides that justice must be satisfied
Wolfen by Michael Wadleigh( Visual )

16 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un policier e New York enquête sur une série de meurtres inexpliqués qui semblent avoir été commis par des animaux. La vérité se révèlera bien plus humaine
The Jackal by Michael Caton-Jones( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ruthless assassin, know only as the Jackal, is out to eliminate someone very high up in the U.S. government. In order to track down this coldblooded killer and prevent the hit, the FBI's Deputy Director and a Russian intelligence officer must enlist the aid of an imprisoned Irish terrorist. These unlikely allies enter a global race against to clock to stop the mysterious mercenary before he can complete his deadly assignment
Touched( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scott's life was a fulfilling one. He loved his son and his job. When an accident takes the life of his son and puts Scott in a coma, the loss leaves him without the ability to feel. Only a nurse who has also felt pain can help him ... and herself
Days of drums by Philip Shelby( Recording )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Landing the most promising assignment of her career, Secret Service agent Holland Tylo is charged with protecting Senator Charles Westbourne, whose untimely death locks Holland in the vise of a conspiracy
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Diane Venora actrice américaine

Diane Venora actriz estadounidense

Diane Venora Amerikaans acteur

Diane Venora Amerikaans actrice

Diane Venora amerikansk skådespelare

Diane Venora amerikansk skodespelar

Diane Venora amerikansk skuespiller

Diane Venora attrice cinematografica, attrice teatrale e attrice televisiva statunitense

Diane Venora US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Νταϊάν Βενόρα

Дайан Венора

Даян Венора

Դայան Վենորա

דיאן ונורה

דיאן ונורה שחקנית אמריקאית

دایان ونورا بازیگر آمریکایی

다이앤 베노라




HamletHeatThe InsiderBirdTrue crimeFinal jeopardyThe third twinMegiddo : the omega code 2