WorldCat Identities

Linney, Laura

Works: 256 works in 1,455 publications in 11 languages and 54,331 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Television adaptations  Biographical films  Biographical television programs  History 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other, Author, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Laura Linney
Mystic River by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

43 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boston childhood friends Jimmy, Sean and Dave are reunited after a brutal murder. Reformed confict Jimmy and his devoted wife Annabeth find out that their teenage daughter Katie 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 )

28 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Adams is a sprawling HBO miniseries event that depicts the extraordinary life and times of one of America's least understood, and most underestimated, founding fathers: the second President of the United States, John Adams
Love actually by Michael Dean( Visual )

39 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,482 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 )

123 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 2,364 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
The big C by Darlene Hunt( Visual )

67 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After she is diagnosed with cancer, suburban mom Cathy Jamison, tries to find the humor in the disease. Contains the following thirteen episodes: Pilot; Summer Time; There's No C in Team; Playing the Cancer Car; Blue-Eyed Iris; Taking Lumps; Two for the Road; Happy Birthday, Cancer; The Ecstasy and the Agony; Divine Intervention; New Beginnings; Everything That Rises Must Converge; and Taking the Plunge
Breach by Vince Vaughn( Visual )

30 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What starts out as a surveillance for a new agent on his boss quickly becomes one of the biggest security breaches in U.S. history. Based on actual events. Bonus features include alternate and deleted scenes, commentary, and documentary
Kinsey by Bill Condon( Visual )

44 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 1,759 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 Barry Levinson( Visual )

24 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,753 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 by Sarah Smith( Visual )

17 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,662 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 Shari Springer Berman( Visual )

45 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annie is a young girl from a working-class neighborhood who suddenly finds herself working as a nanny for a wealthy family in Manhattan's Upper East Side. Between catering to the every whim of her employers and their precocious son and falling in love with their gorgeous neighbor, Annie tries to figure out what she wants to do with her life
The Savages by James Ivory( Visual )

43 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een broer en zus moeten onverwacht zorg dragen voor hun zieke vader. Plotseling ver van hun eigen drukke leven, krijgen ze de tijd die ze nodig hebben om over zichzelf en al het andere in het leven na te denken
The Squid and the Whale by Noah Baumbach( Visual )

39 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of two boys dealing with their parents divorce in Brooklyn in the 1980's
Mr. Holmes by Bill Condon( Visual )

17 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,606 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
Primal fear by Gregory Hoblit( Visual )

42 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Chicago altar boy is accused of murdering the archbishop and a publicity hungry local attorney decides to defend him
Hyde Park on Hudson by Roger Michell( Visual )

32 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,534 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
The exorcism of Emily Rose by Anders Rønnow Klarlund( Visual )

44 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,437 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
The mothman prophecies by Mark Pellington( Visual )

34 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,349 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 Pai ke( Visual )

56 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,337 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 )

40 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,300 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
The Laramie project by Kasi Lemmons( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and held by 1,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This film is based on transcripts of over 200 interviews with the people of Laramie, Wyoming."--Title screens. In October 1998, 21 year-old Matthew Shepard had been found savagely beaten, tied to a fence, and left to die. National media attention made his case a cause célèbre, and a month later, off Broadway writer-director Moisés Kaufman and Tectonic Theatre (his collaborating actors) arrived. They succeeded in interviewing a wide range of relevant persons, from those who knew Shepard or knew the accused to police, university, and hospital personnel and community members. Then they wrote a play
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The Squid and the Whale
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