Carrey, Jim 1962-
Most widely held works about Jim Carrey
Most widely held works by Jim Carrey
Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 2,290 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.
The Truman show ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,930 libraries worldwide
Truman's life is a fake. He lives in a big studio with hidden cameras everywhere. His friends and people around him are actors who play their roles in the most popular television series in the world: The Truman Show. He thinks he is an ordinary man and has no idea about how he is being exploited. What will he do when he finds out?
Eternal sunshine of the spotless mind ( Visual )
32 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,912 libraries worldwide
When Joel discovers that his girlfriend, Clementine, has had their tumultuous relationship erased from her mind through an experimental scientific procedure, he decides to ease his own pain by getting the same treatment. But, as each memory of Clementine is systematically eliminated, Joel suddenly realizes how much he still loves her and desperately attempts to reverse the process.
Dr. Seuss' Horton hears a Who ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,779 libraries worldwide
One day, Horton the elephant hears a cry for help coming from a speck of dust. Even though he can't see anyone on the speck, he decides to help it. Good thing since as it turns out, the speck of dust is home to the Whos, who live in their city of Whoville. Horton agrees to help protect the Whos and their home. Unfortunately for Horton, this gives him nothing but torment from his neighbors. They refuse to believe that anything could survive on the speck. Still, Horton stands by the motto that, "After all, a person is a person, no matter how small."
Dr. Seuss' how the Grinch stole Christmas ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,655 libraries worldwide
Why is the Grinch such a grouch? No one seems to know, until little Cindy Lou Who takes matters into her own hands and turns both Whoville and the Grinch's world upside down, inside out ... and funny side up in her search for the true meaning of Christmas.
Bruce Almighty ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,520 libraries worldwide
Bruce Nolan is a discontented TV reporter who believes the entire universe is stacked against him. After a bad day, Bruce flies into a rage and blames God for making his life so miserable. God responds by endowing Bruce with all of His divine powers and challenges him to take on "The Big Job" to see if he can do it any better.
Batman] forever ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 1,423 libraries worldwide
DA Harvey Dent is hideously scarred down one side, by an acid attack. The result is 2 personalities and 2 faces. Ideal qualifications for a politician you might think, but Two-face's only policy is vengeance on Batman. He teams up with Edward Nygma, a technical wizard who invents a brain-sucking TV and adopts the alto-ego of The Riddler. MEANWHILE ... in the circus, Dick Grayson witnesses his acrobat family plummet earthwards and get a taste for sawdust. Two-face is to blame but Dick trades his anger for a rubber suit and becomes Robin. Two bad guys, two good guys and 8 personas.
Disney's A Christmas carol ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,327 libraries worldwide
Ebenezer Scrooge begins the Christmas holiday with his usual miserly contempt, barking at his faithful clerk and his cheery nephew. But when the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Yet to Come take him on an eye-opening journey revealing truths Old Scrooge is reluctant to face, he must open his heart to undo years of ill will before it's too late.
Fun with Dick and Jane ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,192 libraries worldwide
In the year 2000, Dick gets a plum promotion as a mega-corporate communications director. His boss is preparing to bail out of the company just before stock prices plummet. Dick's wife Jane has quit her job as a travel agent, so when the corporate stocks hit rock bottom, Dick and Jane are left penniless and desperate. They decide to resort to petty thievery and this eventually gets them plotting high-stakes revenge against the greedy executives who ruined their lives.
The Majestic ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,072 libraries worldwide
Peter Appleton, a 1950s Hollywood screenwriter who is about to see his first screenplay made into a film, is mistakenly called before the House Un-American Activities Committee. As a result, the studio pulls the plans for the film. Peter then finds himself in a small California town after a car accident takes his memory. There, the townspeople believe he is local hero Luke Trimble. Peter settles into his life at the Majestic theater, as Luke Trimble, until his memory begins to resurface and govenrment men track him down.
Yes man ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 991 libraries worldwide
Carl Allen signs up for a self-help program based on one simple principle: say yes to everything ... and anything. Unleashing the power of 'yes' transforms Carl's life in amazing and unexpected ways, but he soon discovers that embracing every opportunity might just become too much of a good thing.
LiarLiar ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 869 libraries worldwide
Fletcher Reede is a fast-talking attorney and habitual liar. When his son Max blows out the candles on his fifth birthday cake, he has just one wish: that his dad will stop lying for 24 hours. When his son's wish comes true, Fletcher discovers that his biggest asset, his mouth, has become his biggest liability. Contains extended outtake footage.
Under the sea ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 861 libraries worldwide
Transports you to some of the most exotic and isolated undersea locations on Earth, including Southern Australia, New Guinea, and others in the Indo-Pacific region and allows you to experience face-to-face encounters with some of the most mysterious and stunning creatures of the sea.
Liar liar ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 857 libraries worldwide
Fletcher Reed is a fast-talking attorney and habitual liar. When his son Max blows out the candles on his fifth birthday cake, he has just one wish-- that his dad will stop lying for 24 hours. When Max's wish comes true, Fletcher discovers that his biggest asset-- his mouth-- has become his biggest liability.
Man on the moon ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 821 libraries worldwide
A stunning portrayal of the late Andy Kaufman.
I love you Phillip Morris ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 795 libraries worldwide
A true story of a spectacularly charismatic con man's journey from small-town businessman to flamboyant white-collar criminal, who repeatedly finds himself in trouble with the law and on the lam, all in the name of love.
The cable guy ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 732 libraries worldwide
A cable installer, raised on television sitcoms, wants life to look like "My three sons." And when he meets a single-guy, he sees his chance for some serious male bonding.
The mask ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 730 libraries worldwide
A mild-mannered bank clerk becomes a superhero when he puts on a mystical mask.
Me, myself & Irene ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 729 libraries worldwide
Rhode Island state trooper Charlie Baileygates proves that nice guys finish first after marrying the prettiest gal in town. But when she leaves him for another man Charlie develops a split personality, and his outrageous opposite, Hank, is born!
Dumb and dumber ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 679 libraries worldwide
Comedy about a pair of dim-witted friends on a cross-country trip to return a case full of money.
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Carrey, James 1962-
Carrey, James Eugene, 1962-
Clifton, Tony 1962-
Pseud. Clifton, Tony 1962-
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