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Birney, Reed 1954-

Overview
Works: 49 works in 74 publications in 3 languages and 6,381 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Television series  Political television programs  Television remakes  Thrillers (Television programs)  Crime films  Detective and mystery films  Fiction television programs  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Reed Birney
Changeling by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working-class suburban Los Angeles, 1928. Christine says goodbye to her son, Walter, and departs for work. Arriving home, Christine discovers that Walter is nowhere to be found. Christine launches a desperate search for her son. Then, a boy claiming to be Christine's son appears out of thin air. Knowing the boy is not hers, Christine invites the child to stay in her home. Christine cannot accept the injustice being pushed upon her and continues to challenge the Los Angeles police force at every turn. The police slander Christine and paint her as an unfit mother. Christine challenges the system and the only person willing to aid her in her search is benevolent local activist Reverend Briegleb
The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot( Visual )

10 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The film tells the story of Henrietta Lacks, an African-American woman whose cells were used without her consent to create the first immortal human cell line. Told through the eyes of her daughter, Deborah Lacks (Winfrey), the film chronicles her search, along with journalist Rebecca Skloot (Byrne), to learn about the mother she never knew and understand how the unauthorized harvesting of Lacks' cancerous cells in 1951 led to unprecedented medical breakthroughs, changing countless lives and the face of medicine forever."--Container
House of cards( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season one of the Netflix original series House of Cards. Frank Underwood is a cunning career politician. Zoe Barnes is an ambitious young journalist. Together they forge a partnership that trades powerful secrets for political access, and so much more
House of cards( Visual )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Season 3 of 'House of Cards, ' President Underwood fights to secure his legacy. Claire wants more than being the first lady. The biggest threat they face is contending with each other."--Container
James Thurber's The Greatest Man in the World( Visual )

3 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An insufferable lout becomes a national hero after he flies nonstop around the world
The Greatest Man In The World by James Thurber( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fortified with only a gallon of gin and a salami, Jack Smurch makes the first non-stop flight around the world and becomes an instant "hero." The trouble is, he doesn't fit the image, so the press and other politicos set out to make Jack into their kind of American hero, and at any cost
Molly's theory of relativity( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sexy, funny, surreal, and devastating portrait of a beautiful twenty-eight-year-old astronomer who, having unexpectedly lost her job, is poised to make perhaps the first reckless decision of her life. Her story unfolds during an eighteen-hour period, on Halloween. Providing counsel on the fateful day are her husband, her father-in-law, three deceased relatives, a precocious nine-year-old trick-or-treat her grandfather from Minot, North Dakota, and a six-year-old neighbor
Crimewave by Sam Raimi( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and German and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a slapstick spoof of hitmen and crime stories, the head of a security systems company is bumped off by two exterminators who have gone from stomping out pesky varmints to stomping out human targets. The exterminators go after the partner who hired them and his blatantly obnoxious wife and, in the meantime, frame a poor security guard for the murder of the company boss
Four friends by Arthur Penn( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Academy Award-winning screenwriter Steven Tesich and Oscar-nominated director Arthur Penn team up for this coming-of-age story set against the protest, prosperity, and broken promises of the 1960s
House of cards: the complete third season( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Season 3 of 'House of Cards, ' President Underwood fights to secure his legacy. Claire wants more than being the first lady. The biggest threat they face is contending with each other."--Container
House of cards( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They've always been a great team. But now, Frank and Claire become even greater adversaries as their marriage stumbles and their ambitions are at odds
From the Earth to the moon( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatized telling of the American space program, from its start to the moon landings
House of cards( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They've always been a great team. But now, Frank and Claire become even greater adversaries as their marriage stumbles and their ambitions are at odds
House of cards( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They've always been a great team. But now, Frank and Claire become even greater adversaries as their marriage stumbles and their ambitions are at odds
Kane & Abel( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"William Lowell Kane and Abel Rosnovski, one the son of a Boston millionaire, the other a penniless Polish immigrant - two men born on the same day on opposite sides of the world, their paths destined to cross in the ruthless struggle to build a fortune. Over sixty years and three generations, through war, marriage, fortune and disaster, Kane and Abel battle for the success and triumph that only one man can have"--Container insert
House of cards( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They've always been a great team. But now, Frank and Claire become even greater adversaries as their marriage stumbles and their ambitions are at odds
House of cards. The complete first season [4-disc set]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season one of the Netflix original series House of Cards. Frank Underwood is a cunning career politician. Zoe Barnes is an ambitious young journalist. Together they forge a partnership that trades powerful secrets for political access, and so much more
Our leading lady( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Historical drama concerning actress/manager Laura Keene (1826-1873) and her production of Our American cousin. The setting is Ford's Theatre in Washington, D.C., during the week in April 1865 when President Abraham Lincoln was assassinated while watching the play
Homebody/Kabul( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Spider by Andrew Chaikin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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