WorldCat Identities

Pays, Amanda

Overview
Works: 92 works in 149 publications in 3 languages and 2,089 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Amanda Pays
The Santa trap ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Santa finds himself in jail, a young girl tries to prove it's really him, and her parents discover how real he is when eight reindeer show up on their roof. Can the whole family get together to save Christmas without Santa?
Until you by Judith McNaught( Recording )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marrying the handsome, shipwrecked Stephen Westmoreland so that she may nurse him back to health, Cory Drummond is devastated when his crew takes him away, and when she finds him again years later, he has no memory of the union
Max Headroom the complete series ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"20 minutes into the future ... Television networks battle one another in an unrelenting ratings war. Whoever controls the airwaves controls the dystopic world in which they broadcast. So when Network 23's star reporter, Edison Carter, uncovers a deadly secret that could shake up the stations dominion over its viewers, the only option is to eliminate Carter before he can make his story public. After Carter's "accident," his mind is uploaded to create the world's first self-aware, computer-generated TV host--Max Headroom! But will Max bow to his creators? Or will he be key to his human alter ego bringing down a network superpower?"--Container
In a split second [the emergency action video] ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Emergency action information to be used in numerous everyday situations is fully demonstrated and explained. Serious situations, such as: serious cuts, burns, gunshot wounds, electrocution, choking and drowning are among the emergencies covered
Leviathan by George P Cosmatos( Visual )
8 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the dark and forbidding ocean floor, the crew of a deepsea mining rig discovers a sunken freighter that harbors a deadly secret: a genetic experiment gone horribly wrong
The Flash the complete series ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Who-o-o-o-osh! The origins and exploits of the crimefighting DC Comics superhero come your way at lightning speed in this 22-episode live-action series. John Wesley Shipp portrays Barry Allen, a police crime technologist endowed with sudden talents after a fluke lab accident. He pledges to use his new powers for good, powers that include ultra-speed reflexes and the ability to vibrate his molecules so rapidly he can pass through solid walls"--Container
Oxford blues by Robert Boris( Visual )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A brash all-American young man goes to Oxford University for his education and finds his life complicated not only by the cultural shock, but by two young ladies (one English, and one American) each of whom he finds attractive
Computer dreams ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the state of the art of computer imaging circa 1988. Presents an entire range of computer-aided design, architectural simulation, medical and biological simulation, weather simulation, military flight simulation, space exploration, entertainment, fine art, artificial intelligence, and scientific visualization
The memoirs of Elizabeth Frankenstein by Theodore Roszak( Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A slowly unfolding masterpiece of secrets, a tale steeped in loyalty and betrayal, insight and madness
Dream machine the visual computer ( Visual )
in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a complete array of display techniques and applications, from the simplest (CAD) to the most advanced (AI and virtual reality)
Deadly drifter The cold room ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deadly drifter: Rex is a seemingly normal man who has an extraordinary secret: he belongs to a group of underground revolutionaries who have an unknown agenda. Getting his missions from picking letters out of alphabet soup, he travels with his companion Nixie across the country from New York to Los Angeles. As soon as his mission begins, the countdown does, as well, and Rex soon realizes that time may not be on his side. (80 min.) ; The cold room: When Carla Martin is brought to modern Germany, she discovers a link to a past romance involving Nazis, and she begins to experience actual events from World War II. (92 min.)
The Flash ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Flash battles a ruthless gang of motorcycle warriors who call themselves the Dark Riders
Arch of triumph ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arch of Triumph:A World War II drama set in Paris about an ill-fated romance between an illegal refugee and an unstable, insecure singer. Cold room: A young woman begins to suffer tortured recollections and relives the horrible experiences of a woman who died forty years earlier
12 days of Christmas Eve the Santa trap ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Calvin (a modern-day Scrooge) wakes up in a hospital bed on Christmas Eve, he is visited by a mysterious, no-nonsense nurse who gives him 12 attempts to make the best Christmas Eve ever
History of computer animation ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the state of the art of computer imaging circa 1988. Presents an entire range of computer-aided design, architectural simulation, medical and biological simulation, weather simulation, military flight simulation, space exploration, entertainment, fine art, artificial intelligence, and scientific visualization
Off limits by Christopher Crowe( Visual )
2 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Assigned to the U.S. Army's Criminal Investigations Detachment (CID), Saigon division, in 1968, McGriff (Dafoe) and Albaby (Hines) are plainclothes cops who have orders to keep the peace
Ablaze ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fire captain Jack Thomas (John Bradley) has his hands full when greedy developer Wendell Mays (Tom Arnold) arranges for his industrial refinery near the city to catch fire and explode for the insurance money. Not only are Thomas' firemen overtaxed and his veteran hero (Michael Dudikoff) in grave danger, but the nearby hospital is inadequate to handle the disaster, leaving the head doctor (Amanda Pays) to cope with internal politics as well as internal medicine
The kindred ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dying mother tells her son that he must destroy her research papers and a here-to-fore unknown brother
Gordon's war Off limits ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Action-packed double feature includes: Gordon's War (1973), a soldier comes home to Harlem after a tour in Vietnam and discovers that his wife had become a heroin addict and died of an overdose. Infuriated, he gathers three of his ex-GI buddies and they lay out plans to fight the drug dealers; and Off Limits (1988), undercover Army detectives hunt a high-ranking officer for killing prostitutes in 1968 Saigon
Max Headroom ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
20 minutes into the future ... Television networks battle one another in an unrelenting ratings war. Whoever controls the airwaves controls the dystopic world in which they broadcast. So when Network 23's star reporter, Edison Carter, uncovers a deadly secret that could shake up the stations dominion over its viewers, the only option is to eliminate Carter before he can make his story public. After Carter's "accident," his mind is uploaded to create the world's first self-aware, computer-generated TV host--Max Headroom! But will Max bow to his creators? Or will he be key to his human alter ego bringing down a network superpower?
 
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Languages
English (54)
French (5)
Spanish (3)
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