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Coolidge, Martha

Overview
Works: 146 works in 328 publications in 4 languages and 9,615 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Television plays  Television adaptations  Television programs  Fiction  Comedy films  Motion pictures 
Roles: Director, Performer, Creator, Conceptor, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Martha Coolidge
The prince & me by Martha Coolidge ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paige is a college student at a university in Wisconsin where she hopes to attend medical school. One day, Paige meets a new student on campus, Eddie, who is obviously attracted to her. Paige and Eddie strike up a friendship which slowly turns into romance. Paige learns that Eddie is actually Prince Edward, heir to the throne of Denmark, who has come to Wisconsin to chase girls and enjoy himself away from the eye of the European press. Now Paige must decide if she wants to give up her dreams and ambitions, even if she gets her prince in return
American girl ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On her first day at her new school, Chrissa is seated with three girls who greet her with teasing and tricks. They bully Chrissa in class, on the bus, online, and even at swim club. When the taunting goes too far, Chrissa must find a way to stand strong
Out to sea ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In search of lonely ladies with big bank accounts, happy-go-lucky Charlie cons his cranky, widower brother-in-law Herb into joining him on an all-expense-paid, luxury cruise. But their "deluxe accommodations" are deep in the bowels of the ship and Charlie has actually signed them on as dance hosts! Under the tyranny of crooning cruise director Gil Godwyn, Charlie and Herb are in for rough weather as they romance the luscious Liz and the lovely Vivian
Material girls by Martha Coolidge ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The daughters of a cosmetic company tycoon must learn what it's like without money and hired help, when a scandal in the company forces them to work for a living, while trying to clear their late father's name
Introducing Dorothy Dandridge ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An acclaimed stage performer, Dorothy Dandridge still struggled with the challenge of her color, in a time that wouldn't let some stars in by the front door. Yet against the odds, she beat out many more famous rivals for the role of Carmen Jones, becoming the first black woman ever nominated for a Best Actress Academy Award
If these walls could talk ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in different decades in the same house, these stories of three lesbian couples each reflect a specific concern. In 1961, Abby and Edith, two retired schoolteachers, lead a quiet life. Abby has a stroke and dies, and her nephew and his wife come for the funeral and to sort and sell Abby's things, unaware that she and Edith were a lifelong couple. In 1972, four college-age lesbians share the house. They have problems with the campus feminism group, and Linda is drawn to Amy a very butch lesbian who wears a men's clothing and drives a motorcycle. How can a feminist fall for a lesbian who acts like and dresses like a man? By 2000, long-term couple Fran and Kal want to have a child, and their quest leads from proposing sperm donation to a gay couple they know, to the horror of shopping for sperm on the Internet
Three wishes ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mother and her two young sons try to survive the best they can since her husband, the boys' father, is presumed to have died in the Korean War. One day they meet an injured stranger and his dog who change their lives
Real genius ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a group of college geniuses discover that their professor has them working on a secret weapon for the military, they set out to get revenge
Valley girl ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A romantic comedy about a 15-year-old San Fernando Valley girl (Foreman) and her unlikely love affair with a leather clad guy from Hollywood (Cage)
12 days of Christmas Eve ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 387 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
Nora Roberts' Tribute ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cilla McGowan is a former child star who buys her grandmother's farmhouse in Virginia's Shenandoah Valley to restore it from ruin. Her hope for serenity is soon shattered by haunting dreams of her famous grandmother who perished in the house thirty years before. She finds comfort in her neighbor, Ford Sawyer, who must protect her when the dark visions and family secrets spiral into a real-life nightmare
Rambling Rose by Martha Coolidge ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rose, an alluring young woman, is hired by a Southern family to care for their children, and changes their lives forever. She is an innocent who relates to everyone she meets in the only way she knows how-- with sexuality she cannot restrain. The mother of the family takes Rose under her wing, offering love and protection, while the teenaged son finds Rose both his fantasy and a profound mystery
Neil Simon's Lost in Yonkers by Martha Coolidge ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the story of an eccentric New York family whose crimes, dreams and memories collide one fateful summer. There is Bella, the emotionally arrested child-woman yearning for independence, her Prussian general of a mother who refuses to let her go, two temporarily abandoned, wisecracking teen-age boys, Jay and Arty, and their gangster uncle, Louie, who is either a henchman or a hunchback, depending upon who in the family is asked to describe him
Angie ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A stubbornly independent young woman with wild ambitions baffles her family and friends when she refuses to marry her longtime boyfriend when she gets pregnant
Neil Simon's Lost in Yonkers ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set during World War II, this is the story of two brothers sent to live with their domineering grandmother after their mother's death. Also living with her is their Aunt Bella, a somewhat backward 36 year-old who escapes to the movies whenever she can. But when Uncle Louie, a small-time gangster, arrives, everyone gets a surprising second chance at happiness
The flamingo rising ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An eccentric non-conformist, who dreams of building the world's largest drive-in theater, clashes with his mortician neighbor who runs a funeral home in the shadow of the theater
The ponder heart ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The eccentric heir of the richest family in Clay County, Mississippi marries a backwoods girl and is accused of her murder by an ambitious district attorney
Lost in Yonkers by Neil Simon ( Book )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An insightful drama about one woman's drive and its emotional toll on her and her family. Grandma Kurnitz has endured many crises, ranging from a harsh childhood in Germany to being a young widow with six children in a foreign country. From her life she learned to be strong, hard, and cold, and this is the lesson she tries to instill in her four remaining children. While her two teenage grandsons are in her care, the three learn the importance of being loved and loving, and the difference between living and surviving. The themes of family ties and the search for love should strike a responsive chord with many young adults
Crazy in love by Martha Coolidge ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Georgie (Hunter) is confused by life. She loves her husband so much that she's afraid of losing him, but her constant demands are pushing their relationship to the edge. Nothing in her topsy-turvy life makes sense until a different kind of man walks into her life. This handsome, sensitive young photographer (Sands) knows what a woman wants-- and needs. He devotes his full attention to Georgie and makes her feel everything as if for the first time. The only problem is, now nothing in her crazy life will ever be the same
Dorothy Dandridge ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An acclaimed stage performer, Dorothy Dandridge still struggled with the challenge of her color, in a time that wouldn't let some stars in by the front door. Yet against the odds, she beat out many more famous rivals for the role of Carmen Jones, becoming the first black woman ever nominated for a Best Actress Academy Award
 
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French (7)
Spanish (5)
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