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Sobieski, Carol

Works: 72 works in 241 publications in 10 languages and 7,788 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Musical films  Comedy films  Made-for-TV movies  Action and adventure films  Film remakes  Spy films  Television adaptations 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Composer, Other, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Carol Sobieski
Annie by Jamie Foxx( Visual )

58 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the Broadway musical, Annie, this is the story of a plucky orphan who is chosen to spend a week with billionaire "Daddy" Warbucks and turns his world around
Fried green tomatoes by Jon Avnet( Visual )

45 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evelyn Couch, a woman caught in the slump of middle age, gains a new outlook on life when she befriends Ninny Threadgood, an eighty-year-old woman who tells her the story of the Whistle Stop Cafe and the two women who ran it in the 1930s
Sarah plain and tall by Patricia MacLachlan( Visual )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and Russian and held by 1,340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the year 1910, New Englander Sarah Wheaton answers an ad for a mail-order bride placed by Kansas farmer Jacob Witting, a widower rearing two children. She begins a 30 day trial period as their guest and enthusiastically assumes all motherly responsibilities. As the days pass, this lonely, motherless family gradually opens their hearts to Sarah and slowly comes to terms with their painful past. Their lives again become spontaneous and magical. Love and respect replace fear and distrust as they join together as a family"--Container
The Sarah plain & tall collection by Glenn Close( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sarah, Plain and Tall:" A mail-order bride from Maine travels to Kansas in 1910 to join a widower, Jacob Witting, and his two children. "Skylark:" The Witting family is tested first by drought and then by separation, as Sarah and the children are forced to leave their Kansas farm to join Sarah's aunts in Maine while Jacob remains behind to try to save their livelihood. "Sarah Plain and Tall: Winter's End:" Having abandoned his family decades ago, Jacob's father John returns to the farm to try to mend his relationship with his son
Pure country Honeysuckle Rose( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pure country: a country music superstar ditches his beard, ponytail-- and temporarily, his career-- to reclaim his down-home country roots and to find the kind of love he'd only sung about (113 min ; 1992)
Money for nothing by Ramon Menendez( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After finding a bagful of unmarked $100 bills, there were a million reasons for unemployed dockworker Joey Coyle to give the money back, but he couldn't think of one good enough
Sylvester( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in French and English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 16 year-old girl recognizes the noble spirit of an old horse that everyone else considers worthless. Eventually, she and the horse become the odds-on favorite at the National Equestrian Trials
Winter people by Ted Kotcheff( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film, set in the 1930s in the Carolina mountains, is the story of a widower with a 10 year-old daughter and an unwed mother with a baby who fall in love. They become involved in a feud between two families
Honeysuckle Rose, or, On the road again( Visual )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1998 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Willie Nelson is Buck Bonham and Dyan Cannon is his wife Viv. Buck is a country and wester singer and is constantly on the road with his band. When Lily joins the band a romance develops, but Buck finally decides to stick with Viv
Annie Annie : a royal adventure( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annie, a royal adventure: Annie and Daddy Warbucks are going to England for Daddy's knighting. A diabolical Lady Hogbottom has plans to take over as queen, and it's up to Annie to stop her
Casey's Shadow : a novel by Burton Wohl( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Honeysuckle rose by R. W Alley( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buck Bonham is a lovin' man, the king of country music, and red-neck rock, traveling the road in the hottest band bus ever to hit Texas. Buck is heartbroken because left at home are the wife and son he loves. Because he's doing them wrong and can't seem to stop. Because on the morning he woke up with Lily, the beautiful daughter of his best friend, Buck Bonham knew there was no tellin' when he would ever make it home again
Money for nothing Disorganized crime( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disorganized crime: A gang of professional criminals have everything it takes to rob a bank, except their boss, a car and a plan
The toy by Richard Donner( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An underemployed reporter finds himself literally purchased as a toy for a rich, spoiled brat
4 film favorites( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travelling country singer Buck Bonham tries to balance life on the road in search of musical fame with his responsibilities to his wife and son; country superstar Dusty Chandler leaves behind the glitz and glamor of his life and falls in love with a country girl only to have their relationship complicated by his past; after her Eastern family ostracizes her over an illegitimate child, a young woman travels to the West but finds she must assume the identity of a man to survive as a single woman; a series of deadly mistakes and bad luck changes the carefree lives of two brothers and their friend in 1954 Georgia, when they are accused of murdering the sheriff's wife
Fried green tomatoes and the Whistle Stop Cafe Beignets de tomates vertes by Jon Avnet( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette:"De 1929 à nos jours, l'histoire d'une petite de l'Alabama et de son café, le Whistle Stop, vue à travers les destins croisés de quatre femmes confrontées à l'amour, à la solitude, à la violence conjugale, au racisme. Tout commence lorsque la douce Ruth, mariée à un homme violent, et Idgie, la forte tête, décident d'ouvrir ensemble un restaurant..."
Annie by Leonore Fleischer( Book )

7 editions published between 1980 and 1987 in 4 languages and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een klein meisje dat ervan droomt ooit uit het weeshuis te komen en eigen ouders te hebben, mag een week logeren bij een miljardair, voor wie zij heel veel gaat betekenen
Beignets de tomates vertes by Jon Avnet( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in French and English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whistle Stop est une bourgade du Sud et la vieille Ninny sait mieux que personne évoquer le passé de sa chère ville. A Evelyn, elle raconte l'histoire mouvementée d'Idgie et Ruth, deux amies inséparables, qui ont ouvert un café dont la spécialité est le beignet de tomates vertes. A l'écoute de la vieille dame, Evelyn reprendra en main sa destinée, tout comme les deux jeunes héroïnes du passé, Idgie Ruth
Love me or leave me( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines comedy, true-to-life drama and rousing song that underscore the play's themes of responsibility and forgiveness. A troubled teen abandons her twtin infants to be raised by her mother
The Bourne supremacy by David Maule( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bourne (Chamberlain) is a spy who becomes an amnesia victim. Other agents are trying to track him down & he is at a loss to know who or what it is all about - all he really knows is that his life is in danger
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Carol Sobieski Amerikaans scenarioschrijfster (1939-1990)

Carol Sobieski amerikansk manusforfattar

Carol Sobieski amerikansk manusförfattare

Carol Sobieski amerikansk manusforfatter

Carol Sobieski amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Carol Sobieski US-amerikanische Drehbuchautorin

O'Brien, C.

O'Brien, C. 1930-1990

O'Brien, C. 1939-1990

O'Brien, C. (Caroline)

O'Brien, Caroline 1930-1990

Кэрол Собески

کارول سوبیسکی فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی


Fried green tomatoesSarah plain and tallAnnie Annie : a royal adventure