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Venora, Diane

Works: 136 works in 588 publications in 8 languages and 18,335 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Romance films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Television adaptations  Police films  Gangster films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Interviewee, Other, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Diane Venora
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

40 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern adaptation of the classic love story, moved to the futuristic urban backdrop of Verona Beach
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

64 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This version of Shakespeare's tragedy of Hamlet, prince of Denmark, is presented in modern dress
Heat by Michael Mann( Visual )

38 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A career thief and a detective square off to make sure that the other does not succeed
The Insider by Michael Mann( Visual )

25 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 1,877 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 )

24 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,353 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 )

79 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of legendary jazz musician Charlie "Yardbird" Parker. The film uses actual recordings by Parker with the backgrounds removed, and accompaniment by modern musicians attuned to the Yardbird's improvisations
All good things by Andrew Jarecki( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... a love story and a murder mystery set against the backdrop of a New York real estate dynasty in the 1980s ... inspired by the disappearance of Kathie McCormack, wife of real estate heir Robert Durst. Mr. Durst was suspected but never tried for killing his wife Kathie who disappeared in 1982 and was never found"--Container
Ironweed by Hector Babenco( Visual )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 665 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 )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and Portuguese and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boozing, skirt-chasing and hard-living reporter realizes a death row prisoner scheduled to die at midnight is innocent. He races against time to save the man and perhaps lift his own life out of the trash heap
Surviving Picasso by James Ivory( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 443 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 )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 380 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 )

17 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and held by 374 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
Likely to die by Linda A Fairstein( Recording )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 322 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
The third twin by Ken Follett( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 318 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 318 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
C.S. Lewis Beyond Narnia( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 317 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 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Pamela Bichon's killer is set free on a technicality, Cajun cop Nick Fourcade sets out to get justice. He is reluctantly joined by deputy Annie Broussard who found the body
Wolfen by Michael Wadleigh( Visual )

17 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scary tale of a series of grisly murders in Manhattan, and the rumpled cop who finally discovers who (or what) is responsible
The Jackal by Michael Caton-Jones( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jackal--the greatest assassin in history--out to eliminate a top U.S. government official. Declan Mulqueen, an imprisoned underground operative, is the only man who can stop him. Now, the Deputy Director of the FBI is taking the biggest risk of all ... he's releasing one criminal to stop another
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
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