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Matthews, Liesel

Works: 11 works in 58 publications in 5 languages and 3,205 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Television plays  Fiction  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Liesel Matthews
Air Force One by Wolfgang Petersen ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 2,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a group of radical Kazakhstani terrorists seize control of Air Force One as the First Family flies home from Moscow, the president of the United States must take action to defend his family, the country, and himself from tragedy
A little princess by Alfonso Cuarón ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After an exotic childhood spent in India, young Sara Crewe finds herself in New York, immured in Miss Minchin girls' school as her father sails off to World War I. When he is lost, a severe reversal of fortune ensues. Thanks to him, Sara knows that "All girls are princesses ... even if they wear rags or are not pretty or smart." Summoning all the qualities of a true princess, patrician and bereft Sara uses her creativity and sense of self-worth to spin magic dreams that sustain her during her time of trial
Blast ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When you live in a small town, you make your own fun ... or trouble. Not happy with their lives, four friends take up more dangerous hobbies, like using dynamite to blow up part of a building and murder. When the beauty of the group mysteriously disappears, suspicion turns to the local creep. But when she reappears, the rest of the group has to cover up their crime of revenge
Black Beauty A little princess ; The secret garden ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The secret garden: Mary is orphaned and is sent to live with her uncle. She explores the large estate and finds a neglected garden
A little princess The secret garden ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Little princess: Sara Crewe, the pampered daughter of an Army officer, is left in a strict boarding school when her father goes off to war. When he is reported dead, her world is turned upside down and she is made a servant at the school, yet she refuses to let her spirit be broken
A little princess : [press kit] ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Press kit includes 2 pamphlets and 3 sheets of loose copy
Family double feature ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A little princess: A young girl uses her powers of imagination to overcome hardships at a stern boarding school. The secret garden: Three lonely children learn to trust each other while restoring and taking refuge in a secret garden
La Princesita ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Air Force One(1997) by Wolfgang Petersen ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
La petite princesse A little princess ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Résumé: Conte. Lorsqu'éclate la Première Guerre mondiale, le capitaine Crewe, un veuf qui vit en Inde, décide de placer sa fillette Sarah en pension dans une école new-yorkaise huppée. Grâce à ses dons de conteuse, Sarah a tôt fait de charmer ses compagnes. Mais dès que Miss Minchin, l'acariâtre directrice, apprend que le capitaine Crewe serait mort ruiné, elle réduit brutalement Sarah à l'état de servante. La fillette démunie peut cependant compter sur la bienveillance d'un énigmatique serviteur indien qui habite la maison voisine. [(c) Médiafilm] [SDM]
AIR FORCE ONE ; Regie: Wolfgang Petersen. Mit Harrison Ford, Gary Oldman, Glenn Close, Wendy Crewson, Liesel Matthews, Paul Guilfoyle, u.a. Musik: Jerry Goldsmith, Joel McNeely ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in Undetermined and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der US-Präsident wird samt Familie und Beraterstab an Bord des sichersten Flugzeuges der Welt, der Air Force One, von Russen gekidnappt. Der erste Mann im Staat eliminiert die Terroristen, trifft einsame Entscheidungen und beweist, daß mit ihm nicht zu spaßen ist. Patriotischer Action-Knaller, ein peinliches Loblied auf amerikanische Kraft und Klugheit, aus der ideologischen Mottenkiste des Kalten Krieges. (M.K.) (...) Wenn Petersen auf den patriotischen Putz haut, ist das professionell: spannende Action, raffinierte Technik, viel Gefühl. Daß hier, im Gegensatz zu Petersens wunderbarem Film "In the Line of Fire" mit Clint Eastwood als Kennedy-Bodyguard, (Selbst)Ironie und Erotik fehlen, ist schade. Daß nun deutsche Regisseure wie Roland Emmerich ("Independence Day") und Petersen das in US-Filmen sarkastisch-angeschlagene Präsidenten-Image aufbessern: ein lustiges Phänomen. (...) (Angie Dullinger, AZ, 23.10.97) Russische Terroristen entführen Air Force One, die Präsidentenmaschine der Vereinigten Staaten, um einen in Moskau gefangengehaltenen General freizupressen. Formal zwischen Politthriller und Vietnamfilm angesiedelt entkommt Wolfgang Petersens neuester Film nicht dem grundlegenden Dilemma, trotz aller technischer Möglichkeiten über ein Symbol nationaler Identität wie die "AF 1" nicht anders als mythisch-legendenhaft erzählen zu können.
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