WorldCat Identities

Dern, Laura

Works: 265 works in 984 publications in 9 languages and 35,000 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  Folklore  Film and video adaptations  History  Biographical films  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Interviewee, Creator, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Laura Dern
Most widely held works by Laura Dern
Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg ( Visual )
148 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wealthy entrepreneur invites a top paleontologist, a paleobotanist, a mathematician/theorist, and his two eager grandchildren to visit his secret island theme park featuring living dinosaurs drawn from prehistoric DNA
Blue velvet by David Lynch ( Visual )
61 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clean-cut Jeffrey Beaumont realizes his Mayberry-like hometown is not so normal when he discovers a human ear in a field. His investigation catapults him into an alluring, erotic murder mystery involving a disturbed nightclub singer and a drug-addicted sadist. Soon Jeffrey is led deeper into their depraved existence, to the point of no return. Bonus features included
October sky by Homer H Hickam ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
True story of a young boy growing up in Coalwood, West Virginia during the 1950's who dreams of building rockets
The master by Paul Thomas Anderson ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In post-World War II America, a naval veteran arrives home unsettled and uncertain of his future, until he is tantalized by The Cause and its charismatic leader
Little Fockers ( Visual )
8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Greg Focker has finally begun to earn the respect of his ex-CIA father-in-law, Jack Byrnes but one important test still lies ahead: will Greg prove that he has what it takes to be the family's next 'Godfocker', or will the circle of trust be broken for good?"--Container
Jurassic Park III by Sam Neill ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 1,308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jurassic Park III: Eight years after the InGen incident, Dr. Grant is happy with his life far from any dinosaurs other than the fossilized ones. Unfortunately, he is extremely short in research money, and therefore accepts the offer from a wealthy businessman. Originally issued in 2001
Everything must go ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Nick, a career salesman who loses his wife and his job in the worst day of his life. Faced with his life imploding, Nick puts it all on the line--or, rather, on the lawn--as he moves himself and all his possessions to his front yard"--Container
The prize winner of Defiance, Ohio ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Evelyn Ryan. Offers a revealing study of the housewife's plight during the Eisenhower era, along with an inspiring tale of tenacity and survival against formidable odds. Evelyn is a cheerfully strong-willed mother of ten who compensates for the failings of her alcoholic husband by becoming the most successful "contester" in the country. Between the mid-1950s and the early '60s, Evelyn submitted cleverly worded poems, jingles, and slogans in corporate sponsored contests. Winning everything from palm trees and pogo-sticks to sports cars and cash, she somehow mangages to hold the financially desperate family together with happy smiles and a rock-solid defiance
A perfect world by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A prison escapee on the run with a young hostage is chased by a Texas Ranger
Dr. T & the women by Robert Altman ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While a middle-aged Dallas gynecologist whose wife has become mentally ill falls for his sexy new golf pro, chaos surrounds the wedding of his daughter, and his alcoholic sister-in-law arrives with three nieces in tow
Year of the dog by Mike White ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peggy is a happy-go-lucky secretary who is a great friend, employee, and sister. She lives alone with her beloved dog Pencil. But when Pencil unexpectedly dies, Peggy must find meaning in her life
Recount ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores one of the most dramatic and controversial events in recent U.S. election history, which shook a nation's faith in the ability to stage a fair and open election
Is your mama a llama? --and more stories about growing up by Deborah Guarino ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Is your mama a llama? Lloyd the llama asks all kinds of baby animals his question. Will he ever get the answer he longs to hear? Leo the late bloomer: What's the matter with Leo? He can't read, write or speak like the other baby animals can. Will Leo ever bloom? Elizabeti's doll: When her new baby brother arrives, Elizabeti wants a baby of her own. She finds a rock that will make a perfect baby! Is she ready to care for her own child? Goose: A baby goose grows up in a loving family of woodchucks, but she still feels lonely and different, until she finds her wings!
Mask by Peter Bogdanovich ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and French and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The true story of Rocky Dennis, a personable young man who has craniodiaphyseal dysplasia, a fatal disease which causes hideous facial disfigurement. Rocky is the son of biker Rusty and he is accepted without question by his mom's boyfriends and her cycle buddies, but treated with pity and disgust by much of the outside world. The local high school principal doesn't want to enroll Rocky, but Rusty fights for her son's rights. Rocky eventually falls in love with Diana, a blind girl who cannot see his deformity and is entranced by the boy's kindness and compassion
How do dinosaurs say good night? --and more stories that rhyme ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How do dinosaurs say good night?: Even dinosaurs make a fuss before bedtime. Can parents ever get them into bed? In the small, small pond: Frogs leap, tadpoles wriggle, geese waddle and minnows scatter. You'll enjoy watching this pond come to life in the spring. Zin! Zin! Zin! A violin: A lone trombone playing solo is joined by a trumpet to make a duet, until a French horn make it a trio. One by one instruments gather together for a joyous musical performance. All the colors of the Earth: Celebrate the colors of children and the colors of love in this beautiful lyrical story
Wild at heart by David Lynch ( Visual )
53 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two young lovers are on the run from her nasty mother. Filled with David Lynch's trademark offbeat characters
Inland Empire by David Lynch ( Visual )
28 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an actress falls in love with her co-star, she finds her life is becoming much like the film she is starring in, which is based on a Polish film that was never finished due to horrible tragedies
Fat Man and Little Boy by Paul Newman ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatization of the development of the atomic bomb by the Manhattan Project, during World War II, with emphasis on the relationship between General Leslie Groves, the project director, and scientist J. Robert Oppenheimer
Rambling Rose by Martha Coolidge ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 619 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 know how- with sexuality she can't restrain. The mother of the family takes Rose under her wing, offering her love and protection, while the teenaged son finds Rose both his fantasy and a profound mystery
The song of Sacajawea ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the true story of a young American Indian woman who courageously guides the Lewis and Clark expedition across the Rocky Mountains to the Pacific Ocean
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Dern, Laura Elizabeth.
Dern, Laura Elizabeth 1967-
English (374)
French (29)
German (27)
Spanish (12)
Multiple languages (7)
Hungarian (1)
Italian (1)
Turkish (1)
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