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Van Patten, Joyce 1934-

Overview
Works: 79 works in 116 publications in 2 languages and 3,388 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television comedies  Television plays, American  Radio plays  Television adaptations  Fiction  Biography  Science fiction television programs  Fantasy television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joyce Van Patten
Mame ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 628 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
This must be the place by Paolo Sorrentino ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Italian and English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cheyenne è stato una rockstar nel passato. All'età di 50 anni si veste e si trucca come quando saliva sul palcoscenico e vive agiatamente, grazie alle royalties, con la moglie Jane a Dublino. La morte del padre, con il quale non aveva più alcun rapporto, lo spinge a tornare a New York. Scopre così che l'uomo aveva un'ossessione: vendicarsi per un'umiliazione subita in campo di concentramento. Cheyenne decide di proseguire la ricerca dal punto in cui il genitore è stato costretto ad abbandonarla e inizia un viaggio attraverso gli Stati Uniti
Ray Bradbury's the Martian chronicles ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 320 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
The twilight zone ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete fourth season of Rod Serling's "The Twilight Zone," featuring eighteen episodes aired in 1962-63
Breathing lessons by Anne Tyler ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 293 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
I love you, Alice B. Toklas! by Hy Averback ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 220 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 ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 181 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 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1969 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 166 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 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Bob Newhart show season one ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bob Newhart stars as Dr. Robert Hartley, a successful Chicago psychologist specializing in group therapy sessions. Bob's patience is often tested by his patients, who are all trying to "find themselves." Even at home with his wife Emily, Bob is surrounded by an assortment of nutty and neurotic neighbors
For the use of the hall by Oliver Hailey ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oliver Hailey's zany, yet serious, comedy of manners about coming to terms with success and failure thrives on deliciously absurd situations and hysteric-inducing dialogue. It concerns the dilemma of Martin, an unsuccessful playwrightm
Neil Simon's Jake's women ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama about a writer, his work, his marriage, and the women in his life
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
Malice in wonderland ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 39 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 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1972 and 2003 in English and held by 37 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
Eleanor first lady of the world ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 23 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
A Feasibility study ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One morning the residents of a six-block section of Beverly Hills wake up to find themselves on another planet. They are the subjects of a study by the doomed residents of the planet who want to determine if the earthlings will make good slave labor
The Sopranos ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's tough times in Jersey for Tony Soprano. The sluggish economy hasn't been good for the family business. His wife, Carmela, is angling for more financial security. Some long-time lieutenants aren't happy with Tony's recent decisions. A rival boss wants a bigger piece of the suburban pie. A Soprano is actually heading to trial for the first time in decades. At least one child has lost interest in higher education
The key Tone clusters : [two short plays] by Joyce Carol Oates ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Key and Tone Clusters are two one-act plays by 2009 Man Booker Nominee Joyce Carol Oates. The Key: a hilarious perverse encounter between a vacationing suburban housewife, recently separated from her husband, and a prosperous businessman. Tone Cluster: a chilling trig-comedy that takes the form of an interview between a middle-aged, middle-class American couple and the media
Winner take all ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Our heroine plays an average American housewife who just happens to be addicted to gambling. The story chronicles how her "problem" is destroying her ideal suburban life and that of her family
 
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Alternative Names
Patten, Joyce van
Patten, Joyce van, 1934-
VanPatten, Joyce
Languages
English (47)
Italian (1)
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