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Fisher, Isla 1976-

Overview
Works: 79 works in 266 publications in 8 languages and 19,921 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  Comedy films  Animated films  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Young adult works  Television adaptations 
Roles: act, prf, nrt, oth
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Isla Fisher
Rango by Gore Verbinski ( )
28 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rango is a lizard who imagines himself an actor who literally breaks the fourth wall of his terrarium when the hatchback car in which he is riding swerves and sends him careening. Abandoned in the desert amid the shards of his former home, Rango makes his way to the nearby town of Dirt, which is experiencing a mysterious water shortage. The actor in Rango seizes the opportunity to invent a grandiloquent new image for himself, and as in many a Western, the stranger in town is suddenly promoted to the rank of sheriff. Along the way to solving the mystery of the vanishing water supply, he must survive highway crossings, giant hawks, an army of bat-riding prairie dogs, and a gun slinging rattlesnake
Scooby-Doo by Raja Gosnell ( )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two years after a clash of egos forced Mystery, Inc. to close its doors, Scooby-Doo and his crime-solving cohorts are individually summoned to Spooky Island to investigate a series of paranormal incidents at the ultra-hip spring break hot spot. Concerned his park might truly be haunted, the owner tries to reunite those notoriously meddling detectives to sovle the mystery before his supernatural secret scares away the college crowd
Dr. Seuss' Horton hears a Who! by Theodor Seuss Geisel ( )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 2,068 WorldCat member 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."
The great Gatsby by Jack Clayton ( )
16 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Great Gatsby follows viable writer Nick Carraway as he leaves the Midwest and comes to New York City in the spring of 1922. Chasing his own American dream, Nick lands next door to Jay Gatsby, and across the bay from his cousin, Daisy, and her husband, Tom Buchanan. Nick is drawn into the captivating world of the rich and their loves and deceits. As he bears witness, he pens a tale of impossible love, incorruptible dreams, and tragedy, and holds a mirror to our own modern times and struggles
Wedding crashers by David Dobkin ( )
14 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John and Jeremy are single guys in their mid-30s who mediate divorces in D.C. Their summer social life consists of wedding crashing in order to meet young women for a one-night stand. As John thinks about growing up, Jeremy convinces him to go to one more wedding, this one is for the daughter of the Treasury Secretary. Each catches the eye of a bridesmaid, who happen to be daughters of the host. Jeremy quickly scores with Gloria, who proves to be a psycho clinger. John, on the other hand, wants real romance with Claire, but she has a boyfriend. Now John needs to convince Jeremy to stick around long enough so he can woo Claire. John has one more problem to deal with - telling Claire the truth about himself before someone else does
Rise of the guardians ( )
19 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an evil spirit known as Pitch lays down the gauntlet to take over the world, the immortal Guardians must join forces for the first time to protect the hopes, beliefs, and imagination of children all over the world
Definitely, maybe by Adam Brooks ( )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 1,679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Will Hayes is a 30-something Manhattan dad who is in the midst of a divorce. His 10 year old daughter, Maya, starts to question him about his life before marriage. Maya wants to know absolutely everything about how her parents met and fell in love. Will's story begins years earlier when, as a young, starry-eyed aspiring politician, he moves to New York in order to work on the Clinton campaign. Will attempts a "PG" version of his romantic relationships with three very different women for his daughter and changes the names of the women so Maya has to guess who he finally married. Maya puts together the pieces of her dad's romantic puzzle and begins to understand that love is not so simple or easy. As Will tells her his tale, Maya helps him to understand that it's definitely never too late to go back, and just maybe, find a happy ending
Confessions of a shopaholic by P. J Hogan ( )
24 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rebecca Bloomwood is a young woman struggling with her debilitating obsession with shopping and the sudden collapse of her income source. She unintentionally lands a job writing for a Manhattan financial magazine after a drunken letter-mailing mix-up. Ironically, now Rebecca is writing about the very consumer caution of which she herself has not abided. Rebecca's innovative comparisons and unconventional metaphors for economics grants her critical acclaim, public success, and the admiration of her supportive boss Luke. But as she draws closer to her ultimate goal of writing for renowned fashion magazine Alette, she questions her true ambitions and must determine if overcoming her 'shopaholic' condition will bring her real happiness
Now you see me ( )
12 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An elite FBI squad is in a game of cat and mouse against The Four Horsemen, a super-team of the world's greatest illusionists. The Four Horsemen pull off a series of daring heists against corrupt business leaders during their performances, showering the stolen profits on their audiences while staying one step ahead of the law
The lookout by Scott A Frank ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An admired high school hockey player with a bright future, drives in the night with his girlfriend and two other friends with his headlights off with devastating results. The former athlete is left with a brain injury that prevents him from remembering many things for extended periods of time. To compensate, he keeps notes in a small notebook to aid him in remembering what he is to do. He also lives with a blind friend who aids him. He is unable to have meaningful job and he goes to work as a night cleaning man in a bank. He comes under the scrutiny of a gang planning to rob the bank. The leader befriends him and gets him involved with a young woman who further reels him in. Confused, but wanting to escape his current existence, he initially goes along with the scheme. When he realizes he is being used, he attempts to stop the robbery, which of course immediately goes awry
Hot rod by Akiva Schaffer ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and French and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Self-proclaimed stuntman Rod Kimble is preparing for the jump of his life. Rod plans to clear fifteen buses in an attempt to raise money for his abusive stepfather Frank's life-saving heart operation. He'll land the jump, get Frank better, and then fight him, hard
Bachelorette by Leslye Headland ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the night before an old friend's wedding, three frisky bridesmaids go searching for a little fun but find much more than they bargained for. Becky, set to marry her handsome sweetheart, and the remaining members of her high school clique reunite for one last bachelorette party in the Big Apple. Regan, the overachieving, uber-Maid of Honor; Gena, the smart, sarcastic one; and Katie, the ditzy beauty, all join the party
Burke & Hare ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the 1820's. William Burke and William Hare luck into some easy money when they discover they can sell a fresh cadaver to Dr. Knox at Edinburgh Medical College for dissection. However, the next cadaver is not quite so easy to obtain, and when word gets out of how profitable the trade is, the duo find themselves blackmailed and in dire need of more bodies. Based on a true story
Wedding daze by Michael Ian Black ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a hilariously disastrous first engagement, the last thing in the world Anderson needs is a new fianceĢe. So when, on a whim, he proposes to a vivacious stranger, there's only one problem-- she says yes! What follows is nothing short of outright insanity as there are disapproving parents, neurotic friends and an ill-advised prison break to deal with before the big day arrives-- if it ever does
Horton hears a Who! by Theodor Seuss Geisel ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 165 WorldCat member 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."
Criminal ways ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wannabe thieves pose as a children's singing group at a birthday party with the notion of infiltrating the mansion and stealing a $3 million diamond necklace. They botch the robbery of the precious item, only to become an unexpected hit as subversive children's entertainers
Seduced by fame by Isla Fisher ( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jade Silver wants to escape her unhappy home life and become an actress. Eventually, she gets a part in a soap opera, starring opposite her heart-throb, Daniel Hunter. This is the first novel from Isla Fisher, star of ITV's Home & Away
Bewitched by Isla Fisher ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
6 action movies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two hands : (Rated R) 19-year-old Jimmy finds himself in debt to a local gangster when some gang loot disappears and sets him on the run from thugs. Meanwhile, two street kids start a shopping spree when they find the missing money
The pool ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Before 13 friends leave the International High School in Prague they throw an illegal party in Prague's biggest swimming pool. One by one, the teens at the party become victims of a masked killer who may be one of the 13 friends
 
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