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Venora, Diane

Works: 171 works in 604 publications in 7 languages and 18,247 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Biographical films  Gangster films  Police films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other, Interviewee, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Diane Venora
Heat by Michael Mann( Visual )

35 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,086 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 Michael Mann( Visual )

26 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 1,865 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
William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet by Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

18 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and Portuguese and held by 1,748 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
The 13th warrior by John McTiernan( Visual )

24 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ahmed Ibn Fadlan, an exiled Arab ambassador, comes across a band of Vikings who are being attacked by creatures that devour all living things in their path. When a fortune teller predicts that the warriors are doomed unless they are joined by a 13th warrior, Ahmed (Banderas) is given no choice but to join the battle
Bird by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

72 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,300 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
William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet by Baz Dicaprio, Leonardo Danes, Claire Luhrmann( Visual )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 1,066 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 )

27 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This version of Shakespeare's tragedy of Hamlet, prince of Denmark, is presented in modern dress
All good things by Andrew Jarecki( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 736 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 658 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 )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and Portuguese and held by 572 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 446 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
F/X( Visual )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and held by 342 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
C.S. Lewis Beyond Narnia( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 315 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
The third twin by Ken Follett( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 307 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( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 296 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
A thin dark line by Tami Hoag( Recording )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a killer is set free on a technicality, Deputy Annie Broussard decides that justice must be satisfied
Final jeopardy by Linda A Fairstein( Recording )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 236 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
Likely to die by Linda Fairstein( Recording )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 227 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
Wolfen by Michael Wadleigh( Visual )

15 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 213 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
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The InsiderBirdWilliam Shakespeare's Romeo & JulietTrue crimeThe third twinMegiddo : the omega code 2A thin dark lineFinal jeopardyLikely to die
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