WorldCat Identities

Venora, Diane

Works: 103 works in 497 publications in 9 languages and 17,332 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Romance films  Fiction  Police films  Children's films  Documentary television programs  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Crime films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Interviewee, Speaker, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Diane Venora
Heat by Michael Mann( Visual )

24 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 2,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A smart but tough L.A. cop follows the trail from a deadly armed robbery to a crew headed by an equally brilliant master thief
The Insider by Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)( Visual )

23 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 )

25 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,350 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 Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

75 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,318 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 German 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 )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 562 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 )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and German and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthony Hopkins give a no-holds-barred performance as the legendary artist Pablo Picasso. The world knew his 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, Claude and Paloma
Final jeopardy by Linda A Fairstein( Recording )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 383 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
The third twin by Ken Follett( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 374 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
F/X( Visual )

12 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and held by 361 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
Megiddo the omega code 2 by Michael York( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 349 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 )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manhattan Assistant D.A. Alexandra Cooper is awakened by a call summoning her to the scene of a gruesome stabbing. The victim was barely breathing. As Alex and her task force assemble, they learn that the hospital complex where the victim worked is connected to the Stuyvesant Psychiatric Center, and sits atop a maze of tunnels built in the '50s to serve as a bomb shelter
C.S. Lewis Beyond Narnia( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 312 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 )

6 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 293 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 211 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 day of the jackal by John Escott( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 165 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 the 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 140 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 )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 132 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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Alternative Names
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

Дайан Венора

Даян Венора

דיאן ונורה

دایان ونورا بازیگر آمریکایی

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The InsiderBirdTrue crimeFinal jeopardyThe third twinMegiddo the omega code 2Likely to dieA thin dark line