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Crewson, Wendy

Overview
Works: 139 works in 346 publications in 6 languages and 19,089 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Juvenile works  Fiction  Christmas films  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Wendy Crewson
The Santa Clause by Tim Allen ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scott is distressed to learn that his ex-wife and her husband have informed his son, Charlie, that there is no Santa Claus. While a sullen Charlie visits his dad on Christmas Eve, a noise on the roof brings them outside. It turns out that there is a Santa after all, and Scott has just accidentally killed him. Because of "the Santa clause," Scott inherits the job of Santa. As the next year passes, Scott rapidly gains weight, grows a white beard and meets the elf Bernard. Charlie's stepdad becomes concerned about Scott's and forces him to undergo a psychiatric evaluation
Santa clause 2 by Don Rhymer ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After eight good years as Santa Claus, things start to get complicated for Scott Calvin when his son ends up on the "naughty" list, and he finds out that according to the rules Santa must be married
Air Force One by Wolfgang Petersen ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 2,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Air Force One: The President fights to save his family when a group of Russian terrorists hijack Air Force One. Frank Horrigan, a veteran Secret Service agent haunted by his failure to protect JFK from assassination gets a chance to redeem himself when a brilliant psychopath threatens to kill the current president and take Horrigan with him
Away from her by Sarah Polley ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 1,813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A happily married couple comes to terms with one of them developing Alzheimer's disease
Santa clause 3 the escape clause ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 1,624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With another Christmas season fast approaching, Santa Claus/Scott Calvin is feeling even more pressure. Mrs. Claus is expecting a little Claus. She is also longing for the company of some "tall people." So Scott agrees to let her parents visit as long as they believe that they're really in Canada rather than at the North Pole. Further complicating matters is a visit by Scott's ex-wife, her husband, and their daughter, Lucy. A member of the Council of Legendary Figures, Jack Frost is a very bad boy. He is supremely jealous of the figures who have their own holidays, especially Santa. So he launches a plan to sabotage the toy factory and compel Scott to invoke the little-known Escape Clause and wish he'd never become Santa. The resulting evocation has Scott rewinding 12 years and juggles a full house of family and the mischievous Jack Frost, who is scheming to take over the 'big guy's' holiday
The vow ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young couple have a car accident that puts the wife in a coma. After she wakes up with severe memory loss, her husband sets his sights on winning her heart again
The seeker the dark is rising ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During Christmas break from school, a seemingly typical teenager discovers that he is anything but ordinary. As the seventh son of a seventh son, Will Stanton is The Seeker - a chosen warrior destined to restore the delicate earthly balance between Light and Dark. Guided by ancient protectors of the Light, young Will must travel through time to gather the hidden signs that hold the ultimate power to protect the world
Bicentennial man by Isaac Asimov ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedy about an android "household appliance" robot who just wants to be a regular guy
The Clearing by Pieter Jan Brugge ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A successful businessman is kidnapped by a mysterious man, who is disturbingly familiar with the intimate details of his prisoner's personal life
The doctor ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of a man who becomes an extraordinary surgeon once he experiences firsthand what it's like being on ordinary patient
Summer's end ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
All his life, Dr. Blakely dreamed of going back to the place where he grew up. But as he uncovers his feelings, he struggles with brutal memories of childhood and whether he's made the right choice in returning. He finds his life filled with unexpected challenges and vengeful acts against him. Surprisingly, he strikes up a friendship with a young boy that might point to a new beginning for the town and himself
Mazes and monsters by Steven N Stern ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un estudiante de la Universidad de Pensylvania desaparece misteriosamente. Pronto se descubrirá que pertenecía a un grupo de cuatro estudiantes que se unieron por un juego fantástico: "Mazes and Monsters"
The good son ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eight-year-old Mark is sent to live with his cousin Henry and his family for a few weeks. Mark soon begins to suspect that all is not right with the seemingly innocent-looking Henry
Between strangers by Gérard Depardieu ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Natalia is a photojournalist whose powerful image of a young girl has just been printed in a magazine. Catherine is a concert cellist whose wife-abusing father has just been released from jail. Olivia is a housewife who has devoted her life to caring for her wheelchair-boung husband. Each of these women have visions of the same small girl at moments when they are each forced to confront their pain and each finds a way back to salvation through living out a dream
The last brickmaker in America by Sidney Poitier ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Danny's family is falling apart when he turns to Henry Cobb for refuge and understanding. As Henry works against the clock and Danny's father to finish his finely handcrafted bricks for the new wing on the high school, the last brickmaker in America teaches Danny about hard work, pride, life and forgiveness"--Container
Formosa betrayed ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a Taiwanese-American professor is murdered, FBI agent Jake Kelly races to track the killers back to Taiwan. Kelly soon finds himself immersed in a dangerous conspiracy as he dodges forces ranging from the U.S. State Department to the Chinese Mafia
A hobo's Christmas ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man who deserted his family and lived a hobo's life for 25 years decides it's time to go home. His best friend on the road warns him that the past is best left alone, but he wants to find out for himself. His son must face the anger he feels when faced with the reappearance of the father he loved more than anyone, and the hobo must take responsibility for the pain he caused by leaving
To Gillian on her 37th birthday ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A grieving widower, on the brink of a breakdown, continues to "see" his late wife two years after her death
Spenser ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spenser is hired out of town but may be out of his league when a terrorist group with a taste for car bombs targets a controversial African leader
The Matthew Shepard story ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In a senseless act of hatred, openly gay college student Matthew Shepard was murdered in 1998. This critically-acclaimed, moving film recounts the final days of Matthew's killers' trial -- and the weeks leading to Matthew's death -- with unnerving detail"--Container
 
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Crewson, Wendy Jane, 1956-
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