WorldCat Identities

Renzi, Maggie

Works: 47 works in 154 publications in 6 languages and 8,834 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Independent films  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Science fiction films  Musical films  Dark comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Maggie Renzi
Most widely held works by Maggie Renzi
The secret of Roan Inish by John Sayles( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 1,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of her mother, ten-year-old Fiona is sent to live with her grandparents in a small fishing village on the coast of Ireland. There she hears the legend of Selkie, the half-human, half-seal creature that is said to inhabit the nearby island of Roan Inish. As she learns more about her family history, she begins to believe that her brother, who was swept out to sea as a baby, is still alive
Lone star by John Sayles( Visual )

20 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unsolved murder in a Texas border town uncovers a tale of corruption, intrigue, and forbidden love
Matewan by John Sayles( Visual )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in English and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A labor leader seeking to organize the workers of a company town sets off a powderkeg of racial hostility, corruption and betrayal in this tale of the bitter clash between unionist miners and the tyrannical coal company owners in West Virginia in the 1920's
Passion fish by Mary Sayles( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handicapped ex-soap opera star and her nurse explore the murkier aspects of men, romance, and family in the Louisiana bayou
Sunshine state by Jane Alexander( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of a richly diverse town on a sleepy Florida island threatened by real estate developers
The brother from another planet by John Sayles( Visual )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sayles takes a fresh look at our society through the eyes of a black extraterrestrial who crash-lands on Earth--in Harlem--and is taken in by the regulars of a local bar. The alien changes everyone he meets on his original and eye-opening journey through the streets of urban America. But can his message of brotherly love resonate with the intergalactic bounty hunters trying to track him down?"--Container
Honeydripper( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1950s rural Alabama, Tyrone "Pine Top" Purvis, the owner of the Honeydripper Lounge, is deep in debt fighting a rival club's popularity. Desperate to stay open, Tyrone decides to bet on famous talent, laying off his regular performers and giving his last cash to bring in the popular Guitar Sam, for a one-night-only gig. But when the train arrives and Guitar Sam is nowhere to be found, Tyrone finds himself facing even longer odds yet
Silver City by John Sayles( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A private detective is hired to determine the identity of a corpse discovered during the filming of a political commercial. Along the way, he discovers a complex web of influence and corruption, involving high-stakes lobbyists, media conglomerates, environmental plunderers, and undocumented migrant workers
Men with guns = Los hombres armados by John Sayles( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elderly physician who trains young people to provide health care to the poor people of an agricultural country finds out that many of his former students are being killed by guerillas. He travels to a mountainous area of the country to find out why these men with guns are killing anyone they want
Girlfight by Karyn Kusama( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diana Guzman is always fighting, whether at home in the housing projects with her abusive dad or at high school. She finds a new outlet for her anger at her brother's boxing gym. With hard-core training from veteran boxing coach Hector, Diana learns she has the guts and talent to be a contender
Limbo by John Sayles( Visual )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story revolves around Joe Gastineau, a fisherman traumatized by an accident at sea years before, singer Donna de Angelo, and her teenage daughter Noelle who come into Joe's life. When Joe's fast-talking half-brother Bobby returns to town and asks Joe for a favor, the lives of the characters are changed forever
Return of the Secaucus seven( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of activists meet for a reunion ten years after their original meeting
Lianna by John Sayles( Visual )

2 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in Italian and English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this moving and compassionate film Sayles presents a sympathetic, realistic portrait of Lianna, a young wife and mother who leaves her husband for another woman and embarks on a turbulent journey of self-discovery. Lianna must face the anger and confusion of her husband as well as the raised eyebrows of her community. But when her new lover also rejects her, she faces the most difficult task of all: she must learn to love herself."--Container
City of hope by John Sayles( Visual )

5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An honest politician and the son of a corrupt contractor find their lives intersecting in surprising ways with the powerful and powerless of a decaying East Coast city in this portrait of the corruption, bigotry and violence of urban America
Amigo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rafael, a village mayor caught in the murderous crossfire of the Philippine-American War. When U.S. troops occupy his village, Rafael comes under pressure from a tough-as-nails officer to help the Americans in their hunt for Filipino guerilla fighters. But Rafael's brother is the head of the local guerillas, and considers anyone who cooperates with the Americans to be a traitor. Rafael quickly finds himself forced to make the impossible, potentially deadly decisions faced by ordinary civilians in an occupied country"--Container
Blue Manhattan ; Brother from another planet( Visual )

in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brother from another planet: "An alien crash-lands in NY with two bounty hunters from his home planet in pursuit"--Container
Silver City by John Sayles( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the campaign trail for state governor, a corpse is found floating in the lake and private eye Danny O Brien (Danny Huston) is hired to discover its identity. The more he discovers, he more it rekindles his old investigative reporting instincts which reveal a scandalous cover-up involving illegal migrant workers, disused mines, and environmental damage which follow a corrupt path to the ranch of Senator Pilager, whose tongue-tied son, Dickie (Chris Cooper), is running for governor. John Sayles' movie is an astute comment on the Bush era America
El Pez de la pasión( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sunshine state [ La tierra prometida = La costa del sole( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plantation Island, nella Florida del sud, è conosciuta anche come "la costa del sole" verso la quale, ogni estate, si dirigono frotte di turisti. Il turismo di massa, però, sta rapidamente cambiando il volto della cittadina e Mary Temple sta per cedere alla tentazione di vendere il suo albergo proprio quando la figlia decide di fare ritorno sull'isola. (Mymovies)
Passion fish( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

May-Alice Culhane es un actriz de televisión que se queda paralítica en un accidente de coche. Decide regresar a Louisiana, donde se crió, pero su mal humor empeora cada vez más y se convierte en una insoportable paciente para todas las enfermeras que acuden a cuidarla. Un día aparece Chantelle, una enfermera que también tiene sus propios problemas
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Lone star
MatewanPassion fishSunshine stateGirlfightLimbo