WorldCat Identities

Linney, Laura

Overview
Works: 423 works in 1,558 publications in 10 languages and 58,724 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Romantic comedy films  Fantasy films  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other, Author, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Laura Linney
Mystic River by Dennis Lehane( Visual )

46 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boston childhood friends Jimmy, Sean and Dave are reunited after a brutal murder. Reformed convict Jimmy and his devoted wife Annabeth find out that their teenage daughter Kaie has been beaten and killed. Jimmy's old friend Sean is the homicide detective assigned to the case. Jimmy gets his relatives, the Savage brothers to conduct their own investigation. Jimmy and Sean soon suspect their old pal Dave, who now lives a quite life, but harbors some disturbing secrets of his own
John Adams by Kirk Ellis( Visual )

25 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While our new nation was suffering attacks from both within and without, John Adams had a vision of a nation of liberty and justice for all. He guided his peers--General George Washington, Benjamin Franklin and Thomas Jefferson--in setting the values and agenda for a glorious, free America. Adams and his wife Abigail refined these ambitious democratic ideals, and their partnership became one of the most moving love stories in American history
Love actually by Richard Curtis( Visual )

39 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's all about love and holiday cheer in London. The Prime Minister is smitten with his caterer; a widower's young son nurses the ultimate schoolboy crush; a writer falls for his Portuguese housekeeper; a devoted wife and mother copes with her potentially unfaithful husband; and a lovelorn American is desperately attracted to a colleague
The Truman Show by Peter Weir( Visual )

106 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 2,335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[An insurance salesman, Truman Burbank,] "is about to discover just how abnormal his seemingly 'normal' life is. What he doesn't realize -- just yet -- is that his whole life is a reality TV show, televised and broadcast for the world to see!"--Container
Breach by Billy Ray( Visual )

24 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Eric O'Neill is promoted from a low-level surveillance job into the headquarters of the FBI, his dream of becoming a full-fledged agent is on the verge of reality. He is hand picked to work for the renowned operative Robert Hanssen within "information assurance," a new division created to protect all classified FBI intelligence. Eric quickly discovers the true reason for his hire: Hanssen is the sole subject of a long-term, top-secret investigation, a suspected mole made all the more dangerous by the sheer global import of the information he is charged with protecting. The Bureau asks Eric to slowly draw the traitor out of deep cover
Mr. Holmes by Bill Condon( Visual )

20 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1947, an aging Sherlock Holmes returns from a journey to Japan, where, in search of a rare plant with powerful restorative qualities, he has witnessed the devastation of nuclear warfare. Now, in his remote seaside farmhouse, Holmes faces the end of his days, with only the company of his housekeeper and her young son, Roger. Grappling with the diminishing powers of his mind, Holmes comes to rely upon the boy as he revisits the circumstances of the unsolved case that forced him into retirement
Kinsey by Bill Condon( Visual )

45 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kinsey is a portrait of a man driven to uncover the most private secrets of the nation, and journey into the mystery of human behavior. His 1948 book Sexual Behavior in the Human Male irrevocably changed American culture and created a media sensation
Man of the year by Universal( Visual )

20 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Dobbs makes an off-hand comment on his late night talk show that he would be a better president than the leader who currently occupies the White House. A grassroots campaign conducted by his legions of fans finds him unexpectedly ushered into the Oval Office and forced to live up to his promise. Unfortunately for Dobbs, he finds out that his surprise victory was actually the result of a voting computer glitch and not winning the majority vote leaves the outspoken funnyman struggling with the decision to stay the course in the Oval Office or head back behind the microphone where he is truly in his element
Arthur Christmas( Visual )

18 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Christmas at the North Pole, Santa's youngest son looks to use his father's high-tech operation for an urgent mission
The nanny diaries by Nicola Kraus( Visual )

29 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recent college graduate decides to work as a nanny for a wealthy New York family
The Savages by Tamara Jenkins( Visual )

34 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jon and Wendy Savage (Hoffman and Linney) are two siblings who have spent their adult years trying to recover from their abusive father, Lenny (Bosco). Suddenly, a call comes in that Lenny's girlfriend has died and he cannot care for himself. Lenny suffers from dementia and her family dumps Lenny on his children. Despite the fact Jon and Wendy have not spoken to Lenny for twenty years and he is even more loathsome than ever, the Savage siblings feel obliged to take care of him. Now together, brother and sister must come to terms with the new and painful responsibilities with their father. The siblings are forced to face the struggle with their now personal demons
The Squid and the Whale by Noah Baumbach( Visual )

28 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young brothers growing up in 1980s Park Slope, Brooklyn navigate the jagged contours of the divorce of their parents
Hyde Park on Hudson by Roger Michell( Visual )

31 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Great Britain faces an imminent war with Germany, US President Franklin D. Roosevelt and his wife, Eleanor, invited the King and Queen of England for a weekend at their home in upstate New York. But during the first-ever visit of a reigning British monarch to America, international affairs must be juggled with the complexities of FDR's domestic establishment, as wife, mother, and mistresses all conspire to make the royal trip an unforgettable one
Primal fear by Gregory Hoblit( Visual )

33 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Chicago altar boy is accused of murdering the archbishop and a publicity hungry local attorney decides to defend him
Sully by Chesley Sullenberger( Visual )

9 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Thursday, January 15th, 2009, the world witnessed the Miracle on the Hudson when Captain, Chesley Sullenberger glided his disabled plane onto the frigid waters of the Hudson River, saving the lives of all 155 aboard. However, even as Sully was being heralded by the public and the media for his unprecedented feat of aviation skill, an investigation was unfolding that threatened to destroy his reputation and his career
The exorcism of Emily Rose by Scott Derrickson( Visual )

38 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an extremely rare decision, the Catholic Church officially recognized the demonic possession of a 19 year-old college freshman. Told in terrifying flashbacks, it chronicles the haunting trial of the priest accused of negligence resulting in the death of the young girl believed to be possessed. Middle-aged single lawyer defends Father Moore, a priest on trial for the negligent homicide of a young girl named Emily Rose
Teenage mutant ninja turtles : out of the shadows( Visual )

11 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After super villain Shredder escapes custody, he joins forces with mad scientist Baxter Stockman and two dimwitted henchmen, Bebop and Rocksteady, to unleash a diabolical plan to take over the world. As the Turtles prepare to take on Shredder and his new crew, they find themselves facing an even greater evil with similar intentions: the notorious Krang
The mothman prophecies by Mark Pellington( Visual )

28 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 1,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This story is based on events which occurred in Point Pleasant, West Virginia. Distraught by the sudden, tragic death of his wife, a journalist finds himself mysteriously drawn to a small West Virginia town when his car inexplicably strands him. He soon learns that many of the town's residents have been beset by bizarre events, including sightings of an eerie "moth-like" entity, an entity similiar to the one seen by his late wife
The life of David Gale by Alan Parker( Visual )

29 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reporter is sent to chronicle the last days of an anti-death penalty activist now living on death row, after having been convicted of the murder of a fellow activist. The reporter grows to suspect he may have been framed, and sets out to verify her doubts
You can count on me by Kenneth Lonergan( Visual )

32 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sammy is a single mom living in a small Catskill town with her eight-year-old son. A lot happens all at once to Sammy as she, sort of, picks up with an old boyfriend, gets a new boss and her wayward brother finally shows up after months of no communication. A crisis of sorts ensues when the son meets his estranged father
 
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Alternative Names
Laura Linney actrice américaine

Laura Linney actriz estadounidense

Laura Linney aktorka amerykańska

Laura Linney Amerikaans filmacteur

Laura Linney Amerikaans filmactrice

Laura Linney attrice statunitense

Laura Linney US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Linney, Laura Legett

Lora Lini

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John AdamsLove actuallyThe Truman ShowThe Squid and the WhaleThe exorcism of Emily RoseThe mothman propheciesYou can count on me