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Ashley, Elizabeth 1939-

Overview
Works: 139 works in 230 publications in 4 languages and 3,922 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Film adaptations  Parodies, imitations, etc  Musical settings  Fiction  Juvenile works  Allegories  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Host
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Elizabeth Ashley
Coma by Michael Crichton ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young doctor at a Boston hospital becomes suspicious when healthy young people undergoing routine operations are mysteriously slipping into irreversible comas
The cake eaters ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Easy Kimbrough is the patriarch of the family and the local butcher. He is grieving over the recent loss of his wife, Ceci. He hides his secret ongoing affair. Beagle is his youngest son who was left to care for his ailing mother. He works in the local high school cafeteria by day but wants to paint street signs. Guy is the oldest son who has been away from the family for years while pursuing his rock star dreams. He learns of his mother's passing, but misses the funeral. When Guy returns home, the family begins to unravel. Beagle's pent up emotions connect with Georgia Kaminski, a terminally ill teenage girl wanting to experience love before it's too late. Easy's long time affair with Marg, Georgia's eccentric grandmother, is finally exposed to Beagle and Guy. Guy discovers that while he was gone, his high school sweetheart has started a family of her own. Through it all, the Kimbrough's and Kaminski's manage to establish a new beginning in the face of their greatest fears
Katherine Anne Porter's Ship of fools ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1933 on a German luxury liner sailing from Mexico to Germany, the separate but interlocking stories of the various passengers begins to unfold. Among the many passengers is a divorcee desperate for love and lost youth, a Spanish noblewoman being deported as a political prisoner, an aging alcoholic ballplayer, and a budding Nazi whose brutishness foreshadows the holocaust to come
Weep no more, my lady by Mary Higgins Clark ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elizabeth is the star witness for the prosecution in the trial for her sister's murder, and grows fearful when she finds herself being stalked at a glamorous spa
Dragnet by Tom Mankiewicz ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a comedy homage to the famed 1950s and 1960s police drama, Detective Joe Friday, the straitlaced nephew of the original, reluctantly teams up with a nonconformist detective named Streebek to save Los Angeles from a power hungry phony TV preacher and a corrupt Police Commissioner, leading to comic adventures with oddball characters
The carpetbaggers by Edward Dmytryk ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A depiction of the wild life in Tinseltown's early days. A story about the ruthless tycoon who built a multi-million dollar empire. Includes a striptease performance atop a glittering chandelier that helped to break the Production Code
The raven by Lou Reed ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rancho Deluxe ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1974 and 2000 in English and German and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two drifters become imcompetent cattle rustlers in modern Montana
While my pretty one sleeps ; Weep no more, my lady by Mary Higgins Clark ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two mystery bestsellers by America's queen of suspense
Breakfast at Tiffany's by Truman Capote ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of a bright and brittle Manhattan playgirl, the men who love her, and her dreams of a romantic, sophisticated life in Brazil
Evening Shade ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wood Newton is a former Pittsburgh Steeler who returns to his southern hometown of Evening Shade, Arkansas, to coach the local high school football team and raise his family among colorful friends and neighbors
Stanley Kramer film collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ship of fools by Stanley Kramer ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1965 and 2007 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1933, a motley crew of passengers embarks on a fateful, transatlantic sea voyage to Germany. Among the many passengers is a divorcee desperate for love and lost youth, a Spanish noblewoman being deported as a political prisoner, an aging alcoholic ballplayer, and a Nazi whose brutishness foreshadows the holocaust to come
The two Mrs. Grenvilles ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Society grande dame Alice Grenville is appalled when her son marries Ann, an El Morocco showgirl. She snubs her unsuitable daughter-in-law until the young woman unloads a shotgun at what she claims is a prowler, but turns out to be her husband. Then Alice and her elite friends come to the rescue, protecting Ann from a murder charge rather than subject their moneyed circle to the unpleasantness of police and publicity
Happiness by Todd Solondz ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dark comedy that centers around three sisters struggling to achieve happiness and middle class perfection
Route 66 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tod Stiles and Buz Murdock continue their trek across North America, hopping from town to town and giving aid to anyone in need. Buz eventually stops traveling the road and Tod is joined by a new traveling companion, Lincoln Case
Svengali ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and French and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zoe Alexander an aspiring rock star who sings in a band with her guitar player boyfriend, Johnny Rainbow is approached by a talent agent who believes she could get a recording contract. To hone her skills, Anton Bosnyak, a one-time Broadway performer, offers to give Zoe singing lessons. Meanwhile, Zoe's personal life is falling apart. After finding out that Johnny cheated on her, she ends things with him and concentrates on her budding career. Soon after, Anton and Zoe's working relationship blossoms into simething much more, and at the same time, her career begins to take off. Anton's affection for Zoe has become an absession, and his grip on her is almost mesmerizing. But as she approaches stardom, how long will Anton be able to hold on to her?
Vampire's kiss ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A "biting" comedy about a young man at the peak of his career who believes that he is a vampire after being bitten by "the woman of his dreams" on their first date
A child's stories of Jesus by Elizabeth Ashley ( Book )
2 editions published between 1978 and 1984 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The great scout & cathouse Thursday ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three former partners in a gold mine hatch a plot to get their money back from a fourth partner who ran off with the loot 15 years ago
 
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Alternative Names
Ashley Elisabeth 1939-....
Cole, Elizabeth Ann, 1939-
Languages
English (78)
French (6)
Spanish (2)
German (2)
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