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Janney, Allison

Overview
Works: 332 works in 694 publications in 6 languages and 36,723 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Animated films  Television programs  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Allison Janney
 
Most widely held works by Allison Janney
Finding Nemo by Albert Brooks ( Visual )
32 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 4,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Nemo, a young clownfish, is unexpectedly carried far from home, his overprotective father, Marlin, and Dory, a friendly but forgetful regal blue tang fish, embark on an epic journey that leads to encounters with vegetarian sharks, surfer dude turtles, hypnotic jellyfish and hungry seagulls!
The help by Emma Stone ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1960s Mississippi, Skeeter, a southern society girl, returns from college determined to become a writer, but turns her friends' lives, and a small Mississippi town, upside down when she decides to interview the black women who have spent their lives taking care of prominent southern families. Aibileen, Skeeter's best friend's housekeeper, is the first to open up, to the dismay of her friends in the tight-knit black community
Juno by Jason Reitman ( Visual )
22 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and German and held by 2,952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Juno MacGuff is sixteen years old. After a one-time sexual encounter with her best friend Paulie, she learns that she's pregnant. Juno and Paulie like each other, but not enough to start a family, complete with a child. Paulie leaves all the decisions about the baby to Juno. During her pregnancy, which she treats with care but detachment, her relationships develop
The hours by Stephen Daldry ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 2,841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Over the hedge by Tim Johnson ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A scheming raccoon named RJ tricks a family of forest creatures into helping him repay a debt of food by invading the new suburban sprawl that sprang up while the family was hibernating. Although the family's cautious leader, Verne the turtle, urges wary of potential danger, the rest of the family eagerly dives into the world of junk food
Hairspray by John Waters ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 2,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A teenage girl simultaneously pursues stardom as a dancer on a local TV show and rallies against racial segregation in her native Baltimore
Away we go by Sam Mendes ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Burt and Verona are a loving couple. Burt has always wanted to marry Verona, but Verona resists, not seeing the point of the institution. Regardless, they are having a baby together and question their potential parenting abilities. They decide to move closer to Burt's parents so they can share the experience with the baby's grandparents. In Verona's sixth month, she and Burt learn that his parents are moving to Belgium the month before the baby is due. Being mobile people, Burt and Verona decide to move. As they want to share their new family experience with people that they love, they decide to take a trans-continental trip to meet with old friends and relatives. Most of them are married with children of their own, and Burt and Verona want to see where they would like to live and with whom they want to share the experience
The way way back ( Visual )
8 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While fourteen year old Duncan is being dragged on a family trip with his mom and her overbearing boyfriend, he finds a gregarious friend at a local water park. The two form a powerful bond as Duncan learns to swim through the challenges of life, love, family and friendship, resulting in a vacation he'll never forget
A thousand words ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fast-talking Jack McCall says whatever it takes to close a deal. After stretching the truth with a spiritual guru, he suddenly finds his life depending on a magical tree with 1,000 leaves, one for every word he has left. Now Jack's got to stop talking and conjure up some outrageous ways to communicate or he's a goner
American beauty by Sam Mendes ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Una divertida, conmovedora e impactante travesía por la vida de los suburbios de Estados Unidos. Mira de cerca a Lester Burnham un publicista cuarentón y a su elitista esposa Carolyn, mientras su matrimonio y sus vidas se desenredan lentamente. A Lester lo odia su esposa, su hija lo desprecia y su jefe está a punto de ponerle la soga al cuello. Mira más de cerca cuando Lester decide hacer unos cuantos cambios en su vida. Entre más libre es, más feliz es. Pero Lester está a punto de aprender que el costo de la libertad tiene un precio final. -- Envase
The West Wing ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Headed by President Josiah Bartlet, demonstrates that office politics are the same everywhere; things just have greater repercussions when your office happens to be the White House. Stories surround the President; his deputy communications director Sam Seaborn; his beleaguered press secretary, C.J. Cregg; the chief of staff, recovering boozehound Leo McGarry, who sacrifices his marriage to his career. Among the global crises Bartlet must finesse are a nuclear showdown between India and Pakistan, an American plane shot down by terrorists, and another downed U.S. plane in Iraq
The West Wing ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama revolves around the President, Josiah Bartlet, and his staff at the White House, including his deputy communications director Sam Seaborn; his beleaguered press secretary, C.J. Cregg; the chief of staff, and recovering boozehound Leo McGarry who sacrifices his marriage to his career. Among the global crises Bartlet faces are a nuclear showdown between India and Pakistan, an American plane shot down by terrorists and another plane shot down by Syria
How to deal ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and Catalan and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Halley Martin faces her senior year in high school as her parents split up, her sister gets engaged, her grandmother moves in, and her best friend becomes pregnant. Even though Halley's problems seem big, she faces an even bigger challenge, learning "how to deal" with falling in love
Primary colors by Mike Nichols ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack Stanton is a virtually unknown Southern governor on a quest for the White House with his strong, savvy and equally ambitious wife, Susan. Running against the odds, the Stantons need all the help they can get from their extremely colorful political team. Together, they take off on a hilarious, heart-wrenching and ultimately history-making roller coaster ride to the top
Hairspray by Adam Shankman ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1962 Baltimore, all the kids watch the Corny Collins Show. Every day after school Tracy Turnblad, an overweight teenager with all the right moves, and her best friend Penny run home to watch and drool over teenage heartthrob Link Larkin. When one of the "Council Kids" goes on a leave of absence, Tracy auditions to be the replacement, is sent to detention for skipping school, and thereby meets Seaweed--who shows her how to really shake 'em down. Helped by Seaweed, Link, Penny, Motormouth Maybelle, and her parents, Tracy sets out to integrate the show ... without denting her 'do!
The West Wing ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 22-episode third season whose storylines include the investigation into the alleged cover-up of President Barlet's illness, the early bid for a second term and confrontations with global terrorism. Reel- and real-life events profoundly intersect in the historic Isaac and Ishmael episode made in the wake of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. And must-see bonus features include a special The West Wing look at the executive branch featuring interviews with former U.S. Presidents and staff
Liberal arts ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Jesse, a 35-year-old New York college admissions adviser, is invited to his Midwestern alma mater to attend his favorite professor's retirement dinner, he quickly falls back in love with the university life. But when he meets 19-year-old student Zibby, the daughter of his professor's friends, he suddenly finds himself caught in a moral dilemma: does he pursue a relationship with this kindred spirit, or does he break her heart and return to the real world?
The West Wing by Aaron Sorkin ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follow the drama when the government is temporarily passed from a Democratic administration to the Republican Speaker of the House, as President Bartlet copes with the kidnapping of his youngest daughter Zoey
The West Wing ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the re-election of President Bartlet to his second term and several crises both during and after the election in this 22-episode fourth season
Margaret ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The story of a Manhattan teenager whose life is profoundly altered after witnessing a terrible accident. Experience an emotional teen's extraordinary journey to set things right as her innocent ideals come crashing against the harsh realities of the adult world."--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Janney, Allison Brooks
Janney, Allison Brooks, 1960-
Languages
English (244)
Spanish (9)
German (1)
Portuguese (1)
Catalan (1)
Italian (1)
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