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Danes, Claire 1979-

Overview
Works: 375 works in 1,125 publications in 11 languages and 41,311 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Television adaptations  Animated films  Psychological fiction  Film sequels  Film and video adaptations  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Contributor, Other, Singer, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Claire Danes
William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
138 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A modern adaptation of the classic love story, moved to the futuristic urban backdrop of Verona Beach
Little women by Gillian Armstrong ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 3,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story about the March family of four daughters and a strong mother (Sarandon) who, because her husband is away serving in the Army during the Civil War, must raise her "little women" on her own. The daughters include: spirited Jo (Ryder) who longs for a career as a writer; beautiful and conservative older sister Meg (Alvarado); fragile Beth (Danes); and the romantic Amy (Dunst/Mathis). Through the years, as they become women, the sisters share their most cherished and painful moments of self-discovery as their mother's pride and strength guide them through questions of independence, romance and virtue
The hours by Stephen Daldry ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of three women from three different eras whose lives are transformed by the timeless power of a masterful novel
Temple Grandin ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An engaging portrait of an autistic young woman who became, through timely mentoring and sheer force of will, one of America's most remarkable success stories
Terminator 3 rise of the machines by Warner Bros ( Visual )
27 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 2,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Connor is a 20-something living on the streets as a common laborer. His mother has since died, and their earlier efforts did not stop the creation of SkyNet artificial intelligence network. As he will still become the leader of the human resistance, Connor is once again targeted by a Terminator sent from the future by SkyNet. This new Terminator, T-X, is a female and is more powerful than any of her predecessors. To protect Connor, the human resistance sends a new T-101 back from the future
Stardust by Claire Danes ( Visual )
32 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tristan hopes to win the heart of his beautiful, but shallow love, Victoria. He promises to recover a star that fell somewhere beyond the stony wall that sets between the mundane England and the fantasy kingdom of Stormhold. So Tristan sets forth on his own journey in Stormhold. Meanwhile in that magical land, the dying king has set his four surviving sons on a quest for the crown. And the witch Lamia is seeking the heart of the star for an entirely different purpose, one that involves her secret power
Princess Mononoke by Hayao Miyazaki ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 2,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Boar God turned Tatari-Gami (a Cursing God) curses a young prince to a slow but certain death. To find a possible cure for the curse, he travels to find a Shishi-Gami (a Deer-God). During his journey he becomes entangled in a battle between a clan of humans and the forest's animal gods led by Princess Mononoke, a young woman who was raised by a Wolf God. Set during the Muromachi era in Japan
Les misérables by Victor Hugo ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Valjean, the ex-convict who rises against all odds from galley slave to mayor, and the fanatical police inspector who dedicates his life to recapturing Valjean
The family Stone by Claire Danes ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Everett brings his fiancé Meredith home to meet his family for the Christmas holiday. It's an instant disaster when Everett's parents, Sybil and Kelly, agree with their gay, deaf son Thad, pot-smoking son Ben and daughters Amy and Susannah that Meredith is way too uptight to be welcomed into their family. Wanting to please Everett and get along with his family, Meredith recruits her sister Julie to help her thaw the Stone family cold front
Homeland ( Visual )
25 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carrie Mathison, a brilliant but volatile CIA agent, suspects that a rescued American POW may not be what he seems. Is Marine Sgt. Nicholas Brody a war hero or an Al Qaeda sleeper agent plotting a spectacular terrorist attack on U.S. soil? Following her instincts, Mathison will risk everything to uncover the truth - her reputation, her career, and even her sanity
Evening ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Overcome by the power of memory, Ann Lord reveals a long-held secret to her concerned daughters, Constance and Nina. Both are bedside when Ann calls out for the man she loved more than any other. Her daughters wonder who the man, Harris, is and about his relationship with their mother. Constance and Nina try to take stock of Ann's life as their mother is tended to by a night nurse as she journeys into her mind back to a summer weekend some fifty years before, before she was married, going from New York City to be maid of honor at the high-society Newport wedding of her dearest friend from college. Unexpected feelings surge forth once Ann meets wedding guest Harris Arden, a lifelong friend and intimate of the Wittenborn family. Ann's love for Harris will change her life, and those of her daughters, forever
Homeland by Alex Gansa ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marine Sgt. Nicholas Brody (Lewis) is now a U.S. congressman, and former CIA agent Carrie Mathison (Danes) has returned to civilian life. But when a new and potentially devastating terrorist threat emerges, Brody and Carrie's lives become intertwined once again and they resume their delicate dance of suspicion, deceit and desire
Shopgirl by Anand Tucker ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ray Porter is a buttoned-down 50-something executive who reaches out to a much younger woman as his Los Angeles playmate. Mirabelle, a 20-something with a pile of promises, debt, and depression, fades away in a slow corner of Saks, while trying to sell unneeded formal gloves. She's a wisp of a person, with a cat who doesn't love her, and when she finds a suitor, it's Jeremy, a scruffy artist who babbles on about speakers. When the gentlemanly Porter calls, his appearance in her life begins to make her whole. It also immediately sets her up for sadness, because Ray thinks of Mirabella as a precious outlet for sex, while Mirabelle, very mistakenly, sees Ray as a potential lifelong mate
John Grisham's The rainmaker by John Grisham ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rudy is a young lawyer fresh out of college who takes the case of his life. He is the only hope of an elderly couple whose insurance company will not pay for an operation that could save their son's life. Rudy takes on this client in his first case after the head of his law office has to hide because he's wanted by the feds. He must overcome many obstacles inside and outside the courtroom as he attempts to find out what it means to be a lawyer and how far you have to go before you become a sell-out
Homeland ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As intelligence officers Carrie and Saul search for the truth behind the bombing of CIA headquarters, lines are blurred between friend and foe and no one can be trusted. While hiding a stunning secret of her own, Carrie helps recruit Brody for a dangerous mission that could offer him a chance at redemption. But when the plan unravels and Brody is targeted deep inside Iran, he must put his life in Carrie's hands
Home for the holidays by Jodie Foster ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After losing her job, making out with her soon-to-be ex-boss, and finding that her daughter plans to spend Thanksgiving with her boyfriend, Claudia Larson has to face spending the holiday with her family. Can she survive their crazy antics?
Stage beauty by Richard Eyre ( Visual )
28 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Welcome to the 17th century stage, where Ned Kynaston's performance of Desdemona in Shakespeare's 'Othello' brings the house down nightly. Ned is the "most beautiful woman on the London stage". That is, until the King renounces the royal edict that only men can play women on stage. Enter Maria, Ned's seemingly loyal dresser, who becomes an instant star, leaving Ned to suppress his ardent feminine traits and make a man of himself
Igby goes down ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Igby and his older brother, Oliver, are are in the process of killing their terminally ill mother. His parents snipe at each other endlessly until his father tries to commit suicide and is sent to a mental hospital. Igby grows into a rebellious youth, gets kicked out of several boarding schools and ends up in a military academy. As Igby gets drawn further into the mind games and hypocrisy of the adult world, his already jaded outlook grows even darker. Ultimately, though, Mimi's impending death draws him back into the family fold for unexpected revelations and realizations
The snow queen : a novel by Michael Cunningham ( Recording )
8 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Barrett Meeks, having lost love yet again, is walking through Central Park when he is inspired to look up; he sees a pale, translucent light that seems to regard him in a distinctly godlike way. At the same time, in Brooklyn, Tyler, Barrett's older brother, a struggling musician, is trying to write a song for Beth, his wife-to-be, who is seriously ill. Barrett, haunted by the light, turns unexpectedly to religion, while Tyler grows increasingly convinced that only drugs can release his creative
Me and Orson Welles by Richard Linklater ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a chance encounter, theater-loving teen Richard Samuels (Zac Efron) gets the opportunity of a lifetime when famous director Orson Welles (Christian McKay) gives him a small role in his 1937 production of "Julius Caesar." Unexpectedly thrust into the heady world of the stage, Richard finds himself surrounded by ambition, clashing egos and sheer brillance
 
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Danes, Claire.
Danes, Claire Catherine 1979-
Languages
English (424)
German (29)
French (26)
Japanese (6)
Spanish (5)
Italian (4)
Multiple languages (4)
Portuguese (1)
Polish (1)
Catalan (1)
Dutch (1)
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