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Cho, Margaret

Overview
Works: 224 works in 485 publications in 2 languages and 16,022 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Documentary films  Biography  Nonfiction films  Interviews  Documentary television programs  Television series  Action and adventure films  Educational television programs  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Host, Speaker, Author, Performer, Author of screenplay, Director, Other
Classifications: HQ1421, 791.4372
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Miss Representation by Jennifer Siebel Newsom( Visual )

17 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 1,939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores how mainstream media contributes to the under-representation of women in influential positions in America and challenges the media's limiting and often disparaging portrayals of women, which make it difficult for the average girl to see herself as powerful
Art 21 art in the twenty-first century( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 37 diverse artists, taking viewers into artists' studios, homes, and communities to provide an intimate view of their lives, work, creative processes, and sources of inspiration
Yes means yes! : visions of female sexual power & a world without rape by Jaclyn Friedman( Book )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2019 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern analysis of rape by the activist author of Full Frontal Feminism calls for a greater understanding of and respect for female sexual pleasure as part of a societal effort to end rape by having men see women as equal collaborators instead of sexual conquests
Face/off by John Travolta( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FBI agent Sean Archer (John Travolta) must go undercover to investigate the location of a lethal biological weapon planted by his arch rival, terrorist-for-hire Castor Troy (Nicolas Cage). After undergoing a radical surgical procedure, Archer literally "borrows" Troy's face and identity to carry out his mission. But things go awry when Troy, emerging from a coma, is transformed into Archer and wreaks havoc upon his life, both at work and at home
Do I sound gay?( Visual )

9 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a break-up with his boyfriend, journalist David Thorpe embarks on a hilarious and touching journey of self-discovery, confronting his anxiety about "sounding gay". Enlisting acting coaches, linguists, friends, family, total strangers, and celebrities, he quickly learns that many people, both gay and straight, often wish for a different voice. What starts as a personal journey becomes a chance to unpack layers of cultural baggage concerning sexuality, identity, and self-esteem
I have chosen to stay and fight by Margaret Cho( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedian and activist Cho's righteous comic rage finds its targets with pinpoint accuracy and is meant not only to entertain but also to champion the civil liberties and raise awareness for the social injustices that are her impassioned causes--among them freedom of expression; gay rights; racial discrimination; and capital punishment. It is this blend of comedy and fervor that awakens the devotion of her legions of fans and permeates this book--her vehement, principled, and resoundingly funny political platform to shake us loose of the politics of disillusionment and get us through the years ahead. This book chronicles Cho's adventures and misadventures in political activism and lays out what's right in no uncertain terms.--From publisher description
Drop dead diva( Visual )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2018 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Life can really throw you curves--especially in this breakthrough comedic drama. "Drop dead Diva" tells the story of Deb, a shallow model who dies in a sudden accident. By a twist of fate and a bolt of divine intervention, her soul resurfaces in the body of Jane, a smart, plus-sized and recently deceased attorney. As she confronts the challenges of her adventurous new life, love and career, she must learn to reconcile her beauty queen ways with her brilliant new mind--finding surprises at every turn"--Container
Drop dead diva( Visual )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2018 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continues the story of a shallow model who dies and comes back as an intelligent, overweight lawyer seeking the meaning of inner beauty
The lost room by Craig R Baxley( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1960s, an unknown event at the Sunshine Motel caused ordinary things in Room 10 to transform into items of wonder: indestructible objects with extraordinary powers that are sought by those who know their secrets
Drop dead diva( Visual )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2018 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the car accident that left Grayson in a coma, Jane finds herself struggling with her desire to reveal herself as Deb when he wakes up; Teri enlists Grayson to help her firefighter boyfriend after he is sued for rescuing a neighbor from a burning building; Parker organizes a bachelor party for Grayson, who incidentally gives a stripper legal advice that leads to her subsequent firing; Jane is held at gunpoint while picking up the wedding rings; and much more
I'm the one that I want by Margaret Cho( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film captures comedian Margaret Cho at home in San Francisco, in her first appearance at the Warfield Theater. The spine of the show is the appalling true story of her experiences starring in the short-lived ABC sitcom "All-American Girl," the first mainstream television comedy built around an Asian-American family. Although her character was based on herself, the network decided to revamp her appearance and her personality. Her kidneys collapse, her show is canceled, and she begins a descent into booze, pills, and self-loathing. Ms. Cho spins lack of self-esteem into comic gold, and the eventual resurrection of her own voice, her own shape, and satisfaction with being the one she wants
M. Butterfly : a drama by David Henry Hwang( Recording )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by an actual espionage scandal, a French diplomat discovers the startling truth about his Chinese mistress
Call me lucky( Visual )

8 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Call me lucky tells the story of Barry Crimmins, a beer-swilling, politically outspoken and whip-smart comic whose efforts in the 70s and 80s fostered the talents of the next generation of standup comedians. But beneath Crimmins' gruff, hard drinking, curmudgeonly persona lay an undercurrent of rage stemming from his long-surpressed and horrific abuse as a child, a rage that eventually found its way out of the comedy clubs and into the political arena"--Container
Drop dead diva( Visual )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2018 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lifetime's critically acclaimed hit series, 'Drop Dead Diva, ' returns for a fourth season with 13 new episodes. Joining the series' roster of top name guest stars is Kim Kardashian ('Keeping Up with the Kardashians'), who makes her multiple episode debut in the season opener
Drop dead diva( Visual )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2018 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brooke Elliott stars as Jane Bingum, a shallow model who dies and is reincarnated as an excellent, plus-sized attorney. Jane suddenly has a new guardian angel and several new cases, including a student accused of cheating on the SATs, a baseball player tagged for murder, and a beauty pageant contestant who believes the contest she is in is fixed. Not only that, 'Old Jane' returns in another person's body. Let the fun begin!
Pioneers of television( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"More than 200 breakthrough stars bring their stories to life in season four of the Emmy-nominated documentary series ... Each episode melds compelling new interviews with irresistible clips to offer a fresh take on TV's biggest celebrities"--Container. Some of the shows highlighted include: Seinfeld, Miami vice, Roseanne, ER, I love Lucy and Star trek
I am comic : an ode to the art & occupational hazards of stand-up comedy( Visual )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses backstage access and candid interviews to explore the world of stand-up comedy, revealing the psychology of its practitioners
Notorious C.H.O.( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stand-up comedy performance by comedian Margaret Cho
Drop dead diva( Visual )

3 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All will finally be revealed as the gang gets back together for one last season in Lifetime's critically acclaimed series. Brooke Elliot stars as Jane, a brilliant plus-sized attorney whose body is taken over by a shallow model's soul. As she takes on difficult and unusual cases, she also tries to resolve her relationship with Grayson. Will the two finally find true love? Featuring a talented cast, including Margaret Cho
The untold tales of Armistead Maupin( Visual )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jennifer Kroot's documentary about the creator of Tales of the city moves nimbly between playful and poignant and laugh-out-loud funny. Maupin offers a disarmingly frank look at the journey that took him from the jungles of Vietnam to the bathhouses of '70's San Francisco to the front line of the American culture war
 
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Yes means yes! : visions of female sexual power & a world without rape
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I have chosen to stay and fightI'm the one that I wantM. Butterfly : a dramaNotorious C.H.O.Margaret ChoI'm the one that I wantNotorious C.H.O. : Margaret Cho filmed live in concert
Alternative Names
Margaret, C

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Languages
English (183)

Korean (3)