WorldCat Identities

Scarwid, Diana 1955-

Overview
Works: 129 works in 296 publications in 4 languages and 9,803 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Made-for-TV movies  Horror films  Biographical television programs  Film adaptations  Historical television programs  Haunted house films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Diana Scarwid
Ruby Bridges( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When bright six year old Ruby is chosen to be the first African-American to integrate her local New Orleans elementary school, she is subjected to the true ugliness of racism for the very first time
Mommie dearest( Visual )

19 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of legendary movie star Joan Crawford as she struggles for her career and battles the inner demons of her private life. This torment manifests itself into her relationships with her adopted children, Christina and Christopher
Truman( Visual )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

President Truman led the nation through the end of World War II, the beginning of the Cold War, the struggle for civil rights and the creation of the United Nations
Rumble fish by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

26 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and German and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rusty James is a troubled teen who lives in the shadow of his older brother, "the Motorcycle Boy." He wants to be smart, tough, and cool like his sibling. Trouble is, he seems to only have the tough part down. Rusty isn't a leader like his brother, he's only good at getting people into trouble and trying to kick and punch his way out of it. Everyone around him has given up on Rusty James, and he's going to destroy anybody around him, including himself. When his brother returns, Rusty has to come to grips with who they both really are
Silkwood by Mike Nichols( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karen Silkwood becomes contaminated with plutonium at her job, voices her protest at the indifference and denial of her company, and becomes a threat to the entire nuclear industry and the government agencies that monitor it
A guy thing( Visual )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul is a regular guy who is engaged to marry Karen. Shortly before the wedding, Paul's friends throw him a bachelor party. Paul strikes up a conversation with one of the dancers, Becky, and the next morning, he wakes up bleary-eyed with a massive hangover -- and Becky in bed next to him. Karen comes over and Paul attempts to explain some incriminating evidence with a few white lies, but this messy situation gets messier when Paul runs into Becky at a pre-wedding family get-together ... and discovers she's Karen's cousin
Local color( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A renowned artist looks back on the summer of his defining year, 1974, when he befriended an elderly, alcoholic yet genius painter who has turned his back not only on art, but on life. Together, both student and master learn valuable lessons
If These Walls Could Talk( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trilogy of stories set in the same house, but with different occupants and spanning over 40 years, deals with various women and moral crisis over unexpected pregnancies and their choice of abortion
Another happy day by Sam Levinson( Visual )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lynn and her three youngest children attend the wedding of her estranged eldest son at her parents' Annapolis estate. Though she is hoping for a joyful reunion, her attempts at reconciliation veer quickly off-course when she is hurled into the center of touchy family dynamics
Pretty baby by Louis Malle( Visual )

3 editions published between 1978 and 2003 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Internationally acclaimed director Louis Malle has taken a taboo subject - child prostitution - and has created in Pretty Baby a film of humanity and beauty. E.J. Bellocq (Keith Carradine) is a photographer obsessed with the prostitutes in New Orleans' red-light district. Violet (12-year-old Brooke Shields), a young girl in 1917, bewitches Carradine with her curiosity and naive coquettishness. Malle's level-headed treatment of this controversial theme and exceptional performances by the entire cast (especially Susan Sarandon as Violet's prostitute mother) makes Pretty Baby a must-see for all serious film fans
Psycho III by Anthony Perkins( Visual )

16 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A failed nun and a sleazy musician find the desert motel Norman Bates runs in memory of his mother
What lies beneath by Sarah Kernochan( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A supernatural thriller. When Clair Spencer (Pfeiffer) begins seeing ghostly images and hearing mysterious voices in their home, her husband, Norman (Ford), suspects it's just her imagination--until the images turn real
Dirty pictures( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Cincinnati museum director goes on trial in 1990 to protect the right of freedom of expression
Gold diggers : the secret of Bear Mountain( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As two young girls embark on a quest for a legendary treasure, they discover an even more valuable prize--the enduring power of loyalty and friendship."--Container
The angel doll( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Christmas story told through the eyes of two young boys living in a North Carolina manufacturing town during the 1950s. Jerry is a quiet 10-year-old who enjoys all the advantages of a middle-class lifestyle. Whitey lives in poverty with his mother and ailing four-year-old sister Sandy. As Whitey saves up money from his daily newspaper route to buy Sandy a real angel doll for Christmas, he discovers there are no such dolls for sale in their small town. Armed with equal amounts of will power and single-minded determination, Whitey and Jerry set out on a journey to find the perfect Christmas gift for Sandy
Simple justice( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Docudrama recounts the remarkable legal strategy and social struggle that resulted in the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark ruling in Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka
The cure by Brad Renfro( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two boys, one with AIDS, become friends and embark on an adventure to New Orleans in hopes of finding a cure
Extremities by Robert M Young( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman escapes a rapist, and when he returns to her house, she fights back and turns the tables
Inside moves( Visual )

4 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A failed suicide attempt leaves Roary, a former sports star, partially crippled. He begins spending a lot of time at a neighborhood bar full of interesting misfits. Jerry the bartender, himself an injured basketball player, forges a bond with Roary and, with a lot of help, finds himself playing basketball for the Golden State Warriors
Psycho II( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psycho IV: When Norman Bates is drawn to a late night radio show where he shares his views on the topic of matricide--he relives his trials as a young boy living with his widowed schizophrenic mother. These haunting memories threaten to rekindle his killing urge
 
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Alternative Names
Diana Scarwid actrice américaine

Diana Scarwid actriz estadounidense

Diana Scarwid Amerikaans acteur

Diana Scarwid Amerikaans actrice

Diana Scarwid amerikansk skådespelare

Diana Scarwid amerikansk skodespelar

Diana Scarwid amerikansk skuespiller

Diana Scarwid attrice statunitense

Diana Scarwid US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Diana Scarwid yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Скаруид, Дайана

דיאנה סקרוויד

دیانا اسکاروید بازیگر آمریکایی

ダイアナ・スカーウィッド

戴安娜·斯卡尔维德

戴安娜·斯卡維德

Languages
English (127)

German (3)

French (1)

Chinese (1)

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