WorldCat Identities

Van Patten, Joyce 1934-

Works: 79 works in 150 publications in 4 languages and 5,135 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Television adaptations  Television series  Television crime shows  Historical television programs  Musical films  Dark comedy films  Crime films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Producer, Author
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Joyce Van Patten
Boardwalk empire( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season 5 begins in 1931, a full six years after the end of Season 4. In stark contrast with the Roaring '20s, the country is in the throes of the Great Depression, and with the end of Prohibition in sight, Nucky is looking to legitimize himself by forging alliances with liquor producers. This season also includes flashback scenes of Nucky, Eli, the Commodore, Gillian and others from 1884-1900 -- childhood experiences that would shape their relationships and their futures
Mame by Jerry Herman( Visual )

8 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She'll coax the blues right out of your heart. Madcap Auntie Mame is suddenly her nephew's guardian in this sparkling adaptation of the Broadway hit
God's pocket( Visual )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Mickey Scarpato's stepson Leon, is killed in a construction "accident", Mickey quickly tries to bury the bad news along with the body. But even in the gritty, blue-collar neighborhood of God's Pocket, PA, no secret can stay hidden forever. When a local columnist comes sniffing around for the truth, Mickey quickly finds himself stuck in a life-and-death struggle compounded by a body he can't bury, a wife he can't please, and a debt he can't pay
This must be the place by Paolo Sorrentino( Visual )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bored, retired rock star learns that his father is close to death, and travels to New York to reconcile with him, only to arrive too late. He embarks on a quest to find his father's nemesis and persecutor, an ex-Nazi war criminal taking refuge in the U.S
The twilight zone by Rod Serling( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth season of this classic groundbreaking series saw the beginning of one-hour episodes. This allowed for more elaborate and detailed stories which plunged viewers even further into the twilight zone
Breathing lessons by Anne Tyler( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of some fifteen hours in the lives of Ira and Maggie Moran, a quarrelsome yet endearing middle-class couple who are driving from their Baltimore home to a funeral in Pennsylvania. As the Morans' day progresses, they befriend a fellow traveler, are reunited with their estranged daughter-in-law, and share their hopes and dreams in a storyline that stresses character development over action"--TV guide, Los Angeles Metropolitan edition, February 5-11, 1994
Ray Bradbury's the Martian chronicles by Ray Bradbury( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first settlers on Mars discover the shocking secrets of the Red Planet
I love you, Alice B. Toklas! by Hy Averback( Visual )

5 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in English and German and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One day you're a career 9-to-5er with a pending marriage, and then next you know, you chuck it all for beads, bell-bottoms and free love. This is the life of Harold Fine, a dedicated lawyer about to become a more dedicated dropout
Brighton Beach Memoirs by Neil Simon( )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1930's Brooklyn, fourteen-year-old Eugene is preoccupied by his passion for the Yankees and his lust for his beautiful cousin, Nora. Eugene's comic growing pains contrast with the darker issues troubling his family: poverty, illness, long-held sibling resentment, and the growing Nazi threat to relatives in Europe
The trouble with girls by Henry Tewksbury( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Hale is the manager of The Chautauqua, a 1927 traveling tent show, that is plagued by a multitude of difficulties and a murder when it comes to Radford Center, Iowa
Edgar Lee Masters' Spoon River anthology by Charles Aidman( Recording )

3 editions published in 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Without a trace( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season four of this procedural drama about the Missing Persons Squad, a unique New York based FBI task force, finds Martin gravely injured in the line of fire and going through rehabilitation. Jack, Samantha, and Danny try not to let their concern for Martin hinder their efforts. Vivian's heart surgery appears to have been a success. Rookie, Elena Delgado, formerly of the NYPD, has joined the squad after Jack realizes the crisis plagued team needs help, but she has a lot to learn
Neil Simon's Jake's women( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about a writer, his work, his marriage, and the women in his life
For the use of the hall by Oliver Hailey( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This madcap yet heartfelt comedy about success and failure is built on wonderfully ridiculous situations and uproarious dialogue. The production stars Aline MacMahon (Dragon Seed) and Barbara Barrie (Breaking Away), as well as David Hedison (The Fly, Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea) and Susan Anspach (Five Easy Pieces)
The twilight zone( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Cavender is coming] Agnes Grep, a klutzy usherette is "rescued" from poverty by a guardian angel as his last chance to win his wings. [Passage on the Lady Anne] In an effort to save their marriage, a young couple book passage on an old ship, which long ago was reserved for lovers. Former passengers, all now over 75, have gathered for her final mysterious voyage. [The brain center at Whipple's] A callous factory owner automates his plant, putting thousands of men out of work. Smugly self-satisfied, he has no regrets-- at first
The key ; Tone clusters by Joyce Carol Oates( )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A one-act play by 2009 Man Booker Nominee Joyce Carol Oates, a chilling tragi-comedy that takes the form of an interview between a middle-aged, middle-class American couple and the media."--Leaf A. Theatre Works, Audio Theatre Collection
Malice in Wonderland by Simon Fellows( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During Hollywood's heyday, rival gossip columnists Louella Parsons and Hedda Hopper could make or break a career with one stroke of their poison pens. The battle to be top Gossip Queen turns into a catfight Hollywood has never seen and no secret is safe!
Bone : a bad day in Beverly Hills by Malie M. S Smuts( Visual )

5 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bone is a mysterious African American man who invades the home of a wealthy Beverly Hills couple. At first he demands money and sex, but soon finds himself embroiled the in the seemingly happy couple's rocky and complicated relationship
Ray Bradbury's The Martian chronicles by Michael Anderson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In pt. 1, it is the year 1999, and as the Earth faces its inevitable extinction, three star-crossed expeditions are launched toward Mars. The fate of each mission unveils another layer of the mystery that shrouds the red planet. In pt. 2, Col. John Wilder (Rock Hudson) is convinced that the Martian civilization, seemingly destroyed by germs transported from Earth, still exists in an unknown form. Many have accompanied Wilder to this planet of dreams, illusions, and hope. What awaits them is a series of strange apparitions and eerie encounters. In pt. 3, Mars becomes mankind's only hope when Earth explodes in the inferno of nuclear war. Col. John Wilder travels to an ancient Martian city where he discovers a secret that will forever alter the course of human existence. Not rated
Eleanor, first lady of the world( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The film picks up Mrs. Roosevelt's storied life after the 1945 death of her husband, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. At the request of new president Truman, Eleanor serves as a United Nations delegate, spending much of her time tilting with dedicated anti-FDR politico John Foster Dulles. She goes on to spearhead the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, proving she's not soft on Communism"--Container
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Alternative Names
Joyce Van Patten actrice américaine

Joyce Van Patten Actriz estadounidense

Joyce Van Patten Amerikaans acteur

Joyce Van Patten Amerikaans actrice

Joyce Van Patten attrice statunitense

Joyce Van Patten US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Patten, Joyce van

Patten, Joyce van 1934-

Джойс Ван Паттен

جویس وان پاتن بازیگر آمریکایی


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