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Garofalo, Janeane

Works: 214 works in 568 publications in 7 languages and 23,307 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Animated films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Romantic comedy films  Made-for-TV movies  Thrillers (Television programs) 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Author, Performer, Interviewee, Author of introduction
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Janeane Garofalo
Ratatouille by Brad Bird( Visual )

29 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 3,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rat named Remy dreams of becoming a great chef despite his family's wishes and the obvious problem of being a rat in a decidedly rodent-phobic profession. When fate places Remy in Paris, he finds himself ideally situated beneath a restaurant made famous by his culinary hero. Despite the apparent dangers of being an unwanted visitor in the kitchen of one of Paris' most exclusive restaurants, Remy forms an unlikely partnership with Linguini, the garbage boy, who inadvertently discovers Remy's amazing talents. They strike a deal, ultimately setting into motion a chain of extraordinary events that turns the culinary world of Paris upside down
Kiki's delivery service by Minami Takayama( Visual )

19 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 2,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On her 13th birthday, a young witch named Kiki must fly away from home to a new city to find her niche in life. Accompanied by her chatty cat, Jiji, she starts a flying service and discovers lots of fun-filled escapades and meets plenty of new friends
The wild by Walt Disney( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sampson is a lion on display at a zoo in New York City's Central Park, and he holds court over all the other animals, including Nigel, a testy koala bear; Larry, a dumb but well-meaning snake; Kazar, a wildebeest with a passion for choreography; Bridget, a bright but cynical giraffe; and Benny, a squirrel who is good friends with Sampson and is trying to romance Bridget without much success. Ryan is the pride and joy of Sampson's life and he becomes devastated when one day Ryan is crated up and sent away to another zoo. Sampson is desperate to find his boy, and with the help of his pals he escapes the zoo and sets out on a rescue mission. However, midtown Manhattan is unfamiliar territory for Sampson and the other zoo animals, and they have a hard time adjusting to the concrete canyons of the Big Apple
The truth about cats & dogs by Uma Thurman( Visual )

23 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Abby, a savvy, witty veterinarian who hosts her own radio talk show, is anything but confident when it comes to love. A petite brunette, she describes herself as tall and blonde when Brian, a caller who is smitten with her radio persona, asks her on a date. She then talks her tall, blonde neighbor Noelle into assuming her identity, setting off an escalating series of hilarious and romantic crises."--Container
The Laramie project by Moisés Kaufman( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 1,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This film is based on transcripts of over 200 interviews with the people of Laramie, Wyoming."--Title screens. In October 1998, 21 year-old Matthew Shepard had been found savagely beaten, tied to a fence, and left to die. National media attention made his case a cause célèbre, and a month later, off Broadway writer-director Moisés Kaufman and Tectonic Theatre (his collaborating actors) arrived. They succeeded in interviewing a wide range of relevant persons, from those who knew Shepard or knew the accused to police, university, and hospital personnel and community members. Then they wrote a play
Reality bites by Ben Stiller( Visual )

24 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The irreverent portrayal of the harsh realities of life after college captures the misadventures of Lelaina, an ambitious TV production assistant, and her relationships with her sarcastic roommate, Vickie, friends Sammy and Troy, and an ambitious video executive, Michael
24 by Kiefer Sutherland( Visual )

10 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Washington, D.C. for the first time. The CTU has been dismantled and Jack is on trial for all his 'misconduct' at the department. Jack's day takes an unexpected turn when someone threatens the government and his expertise is needed again
Mystery men by Kinka Usher( Visual )

20 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of would-be superheroes with questionable abilities find themselves looking for a way to make headlines and achieve success and fame. When the city's favorite hero, Captain Amazing, is kidnapped by his arch enemy, the evil Casanova Frankenstein, the second-rate heroes seize the opportunity and band together for a rescue mission
The matchmaker( Visual )

19 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marcy heads to a wee quaint Ireland burgh during its annual matchmaking festival, where she finds love and humanity amid the beer-guzzling, blarney-slinging locals
Feel this book : an essential guide to self-empowerment, spiritual supremacy, and sexual satisfaction by Janeane Garofalo( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shares observations on topics ranging from ways to make money off a spouse, to fidelity, neuroses, sex, and death
Boomsday : a novel by Christopher Buckley( Recording )

9 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Boomsday, Christopher Buckley envisions the nation's next brouhaha--generational warfare between Baby Boomers and younger Americans who don't want to be stuck paying the bill, and how this conflict provokes the most outlandish presidential campaign ever. Cassandra Devine, a straight-A student, was like any other seventeen-year-old Yale hopeful until was forced to join the army because her father spent her tuition money on a dotcom start-up. Years later, Cassandra has become a Washington spin doctor and blogger who rails against the "Un-greatest" generation's mishandling of the Social Security debt. When she learns her father remarried and bought his dim-witted son's way into Yale, she suggests that Baby Boomers be given government incentives to kill themselves by age 75. This proposal catches on with outraged citizens and a senator seeking the youth vote for his presidential bid
Big trouble by Tim Allen( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two hitmen show up in Miami to whack crooked businessman. At the same time Matt, a high school kid, comes to the same house to "kill" another student as part of a game. When the plans collide, mayhem ensues, and Matt's struggling ex-columnist dad, a bored wife, and two confused police officers are called to the scene. Then two dimwitted criminals choose to hold up a dive bar where a nuclear arms deal is going on. Soon the whole motley crew are caught up in a hostage scenario in which the weapon accidentally gets brought aboard a hijacked plane
Romy and Michele's high school reunion by David Mirkin( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and French and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two women get into a lot of trouble when they go to their high school reunion and lie about their lives after twelfth grade
Wet hot American summer( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Camp Firewood, 1981. It's the last day of summer camp and everyone is busy. Camp director Beth (Janeane Garofalo) is trying to keep order while falling in love with astrophysicist Henry (David Hyde Pierce). Henry is trying to save the camp from being hit by a piece of SKYLAB hurtling toward Earth. Camp counselor Coop is in love with Katie, who is in love with lifeguard Andy. If that's not enough, there's a waterfall rescue, talking vegetable cans, the misfits, the cool kids ... and more!"--Container
A little game( Visual )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ostracized at her posh new uptown school and shaken by the death of her beloved grandmother, a ten year-old downtown girl finds an unlikely mentor in the form of an irascible chess-master, who uses the game to teach Max lessons in resilience, perseverance, and how to embrace inevitable change
Dangerous living : coming out in the developing world( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[This film] is the first documentary to deeply explore the lives of gay and lesbian people in non-western cultures. Traveling to five different continents, we hear the heartbreaking and triumphant stories of gays and lesbians from Egypt, Honduras, Kenya, Thailand and elsewhere, where most occurrences of oppression receive no media coverage at all."--Container
The minus man( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When quiet and amiable Vann Siegert drifts into town, no one suspects the evil that lies beneath the surface. A psychological thriller that looks into the mind of a serial killer
Duane Hopwood( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A down-on-his-luck divorced father decides that the time has come to get his life back on track before he loses everything. A moving, humorous look at the limits of unconditional love, what defines a family, and our responsibility for our own happiness
Labor pains by Lara Shapiro( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thea is on the brink of being fired, to keep her job she makes a desperate claim: She's pregnant! Her employer fears a lawsuit and lets Thea keep her job. Now, she has to keep up the lie to keep her job and her new man
Clay pigeons( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black comedy about serial murder, sexual obsession and stifling small-town paranoia
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Alternative Names
Center, Beverly 1964-

Garafolo, Janeane 1964-

Garofalo, Janeanne 1964-

Janeane Garofalo actrice américaine

Janeane Garofalo Amerikaans actrice

Janeane Garofalo attrice statunitense

Janeane Garofalo comedian, actress, political activist, writer

Janeane Garofalo US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Janeane Garofalová komička, herečka

Джанин Гарофало

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ג'נין גרופלו

ג'נין גרופלו שחקנית אמריקאית

جانین گاروفالو

جنین قرافلو

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Mystery menFeel this book : an essential guide to self-empowerment, spiritual supremacy, and sexual satisfactionBoomsday : a novelWet hot American summer