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O'Hara, Catherine

Overview
Works: 268 works in 957 publications in 8 languages and 53,973 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Animated films  Children's films  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Christmas films  Romantic comedy films  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, vac, Performer, Narrator, Singer, Author, yan, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Catherine O'Hara
Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events by Lemony Snicket( Visual )

25 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 3,442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violet, Klaus, and Sunny Baudelaire are taken in by a series of oddball relatives and others after their wealthy parents are killed in a fire. The first to take them in is the dastardly and cunning Count Olaf, who is only interested in their inheritance
Home alone by Chris Columbus( Visual )

48 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eight-year-old boy is left home alone on Christmas, and has to defend his home against two bumbling burglars
Where the wild things are by Oliver Knussen( Visual )

28 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max has an active imagination, who will throw a fit if others don't go along with what he wants. Following an incident with his sister Claire and her friends, Max throws a tantrum when his mother pays more attention to her boyfriend than to him - runs away from home. Wearing his wolf costume at the time, Max not only runs away physically, but runs toward a world in his imagination. This world, an ocean away, is inhabited by large wild beasts, including Carol who has the same temperament as Max. Instead of eating Max like they normally would with creatures of his type, the wild things befriend Max after he proclaims himself a king who can magically solve all their problems
Temple Grandin by Temple Grandin( Visual )

29 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An engaging portrait of an autistic young woman who became, through timely mentoring and sheer force of will, one of America's most remarkable success stories
Tim Burton's The nightmare before Christmas by Tim Burton( Visual )

55 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Jack Skellington, the pumpkin king, who decides to bring the magic of Christmas back to Halloween Town
Frankenweenie by Tim Burton( Visual )

49 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Victor conducts a science experiment that will bring his dog Sparky back to life, only to face unintended, sometimes monstrous consequences
Over the hedge by Rupert Gregson-Williams( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 2,382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upon waking up after hibernation, a group of forest animals discover that a tall hedge has appeared out of nowhere, half their forest is gone, and they have little to no food left. Their leader Verne, a nervous turtle, suggests they must adapt. Newcomer RJ the raccoon gives them another option: go over the hedge and get food from the humans! The other forest animals quickly give in to RJ's blandishments, sneaking into the human world to get all the food they can grab. What they don't know is that RJ is actually in debt to Vincent, a huge, hungry bear. RJ has stolen all of Vincent's food, and Vincent has warned RJ that unless it's all back before the full moon, RJ will regret having stolen it, because then RJ takes its place!
Monster house by Gil Kenan( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 2,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of kids discover that a neighborhood house is actually a monster. To solve the mystery of the house they must go inside it, before it takes everyone that crosses its path
Beetle Juice by Tim Burton( Visual )

33 editions published between 81 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Barbara and Adam Maitland are killed in a car crash, they find themselves trapped as ghosts in their beautiful New England farmhouse. Their peaceful 'existence' is disrupted when a yuppie family, the Deetz's, buy their house. The Maitlands are too nice and harmless as ghosts and all their efforts to scare the Deetz's away are unsuccessful. They decide to call to Beetlejuice, a people-exorcizing ghost, for help
Best in Show by Christopher Guest( Visual )

24 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An hilarious look at dog show participants (and the pooches who love them)
Chicken Little by Steven Kellogg( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicken Little causes widespread panic when he mistakes a falling acorn for a piece of the sky. After the fall out, the youngster becomes determined to restore his reputation. But just as things are starting to go his way, a real piece of the sky lands on his head. Chicken Little and his band of misfit friends, Abby Mallard (aka Ugly Duckling), Runt of the Litter and Fish Out of Water, attempt to save the world without sending the town into a whole new panic
Home alone 2 : lost in New York by Macaulay Culkin( Visual )

27 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and held by 1,737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kevin McCallister is ready to turn the Big Apple into his own playground. The notorious Wet Bandits, still smarting from their last encounter with Kevin, are plotting a huge holiday heist in New York. Kevin's ready to welcome them with a battery of booby traps that the bumbling bandits will never forget
Wyatt Earp by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

20 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kevin Costner plays the man who became a myth in this film directed and co-written by Lawrence Kasdan. Gene Hackman stars as Wyatt's iron-willed father and Dennis Quaid plays Earp's deadly best friend, Doc Holliday. Covers everything from Wichita to Dodge City to the shootout at the O.K. Corral in Tombstone, Arizona
Killers by Robert Siodmak( Visual )

20 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"He's tall, dark and handsome with a hint of mystery. What more does Jen (Katherine Heigl) need to know about Spencer (Ashton Kutcher), the man who's just swept her off her feet down in the French Riviera? Well, maybe that he's a professional spy whose special talent is assassination. But no matter, neither bullets nor bombs nor bad guys with big guns can keep these two from living happily ever after--if they can get through the day alive"--Container
Away we go by Sam Mendes( Visual )

17 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burt and Verona are a loving couple. Burt has always wanted to marry Verona, but Verona resists, not seeing the point of the institution. Regardless, they are having a baby together and question their potential parenting abilities. They decide to move closer to Burt's parents so they can share the experience with the baby's grandparents. In Verona's sixth month, she and Burt learn that his parents are moving to Belgium the month before the baby is due. Being mobile people, Burt and Verona decide to move. As they want to share their new family experience with people that they love, they decide to take a trans-continental trip to meet with old friends and relatives. Most of them are married with children of their own, and Burt and Verona want to see where they would like to live and with whom they want to share the experience
Penelope by Mark Palansky( Visual )

30 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born to a wealthy family, Penelope Wilhern is afflicted by a family curse that can be broken only by true love
A mighty wind by Christopher Guest( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this mock-documentary, three folk groups from the 60's--Mitch and Mickey, the Folksmen, and the New Main Street Singers--reunite for a memorial concert in New York City following the death of a legendary folk manager
Waiting for Guffman by Christopher Guest( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 1,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corky St. Clair has created an ambitious musical celebrating his town's 150th anniversary, and dreams of making it big on Broadway
When Marnie was there by Hiromasa Yonebayashi( Visual )

15 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When shy, artistic Anna moves to the seaside to live with her aunt and uncle, she stumbles upon an old mansion surrounded by marshes, and the mysterious young girl, Marnie, who lives there. The two girls instantly form a unique connection and friendship that blurs the lines between fantasy and reality. As the days go by, a nearly magnetic pull draws Anna back to the Marsh house again and again, and she begins to piece together the truth surrounding her strange new friend
Tim Burton's The nightmare before Christmas by Henry Selick( Visual )

23 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Skellington is the King of Halloween. He becomes bored with the same routine every year. He decides to take a walk in the woods. There, he discovered a door leading to Christmastown and decides to spread Christmas joy to the world. When he is back in Halloweentown he shows his friends what Christmas is like, and he suggests doing Christmas this year instead. But things do not go as planned when Oogie Boogie, an evil gambling boogey man, plots to play a game with Santa Claus' life and creates a nightmare for all the good little boys and girls everywhere. Although Sally attempts to stop him, Jack embarks into the sky on a coffin-like sled pulled by skeletal reindeer
 
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Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events
Alternative Names
Catherine O’Hara

Catherine O’Hara US-amerikanische Schauspielerin, Drehbuchautorin und Singer-Songwriterin

Catherine O'Hara actrice canadienne

Catherine O'Hara Amerikaans televisieactrice

Catherine O'Hara attrice canadese

Catherine O'Hara Canadian-American actress, writer and comedienne

Hara, Catherine O' 1954-

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Where the wild things areTim Burton's The nightmare before ChristmasOver the hedgeMonster houseBeetle JuiceBest in ShowWyatt EarpA mighty wind