WorldCat Identities

Linney, Laura

Overview
Works: 372 works in 1,701 publications in 11 languages and 61,679 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Romantic comedy films  Juvenile works  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Laura Linney
Mystic River by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

49 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three friends who grew up together in working-class Boston drift apart after a terrible tragedy. Years later, brutal events reconnect them. Jimmy's 19-year-old daughter is coldly murdered and Dave is a suspect. Sean is now a cop who scrambles to solve the crime before volatile Jimmy takes the law into his own hands--Container
Love actually by Richard Curtis( Visual )

43 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,736 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
John Adams by Kirk Ellis( Visual )

30 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,683 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
The Truman Show by Peter Weir( Visual )

121 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 2,389 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
Sully by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

21 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On January 15, 2009, the world witnessed the "Miracle on the Hudson" when Captain "Sully" Sullenberger (Hanks) 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
Breach by Billy Ray( Visual )

27 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,948 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
Mr. Holmes by Bill Condon( Visual )

23 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,817 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 )

50 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 1,761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Alfred Kinsey and his breakthrough achievements in the area of sexual behavior
Man of the year by Universal Pictures Company( Visual )

28 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,749 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
The Squid and the Whale by Noah Baumbach( Visual )

31 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of two boys dealing with their parents divorce in Brooklyn in the 1980's
Arthur Christmas( Visual )

20 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,686 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 )

47 editions published between 1985 and 2016 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 )

34 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,620 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
Primal fear by Gregory Hoblit( Visual )

37 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,557 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 )

35 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,547 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
Teenage mutant ninja turtles : out of the shadows( Visual )

17 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,479 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 exorcism of Emily Rose by Scott Derrickson( Visual )

45 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,441 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 )

36 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,335 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 )

33 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,324 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
Nocturnal animals by Tom Ford( Visual )

7 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susan is living through an unfulfilling marriage when she receives a package containing a novel manuscript from her ex-husband, Edward. The novel is dedicated to her but its content is violent and devastating. Susan cannot help but reminisce over her past love story with the author. Increasingly she interprets the book as a tale of revenge, a tale that forces her to re-evaluate the choices that she has made, and reawakens a love that she feared was lost
 
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Laura Linney actrice américaine

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Linney, Laura Legett

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Love actuallyJohn AdamsThe Truman ShowThe Squid and the WhaleThe exorcism of Emily RoseThe mothman prophecies