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Grant, Beth 1949-

Overview
Works: 37 works in 110 publications in 1 language and 14,570 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fiction  Film adaptations  Farces  History  Science fiction films  Horror films 
Roles: Actor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Beth Grant
The rookie by Walt Disney ( Visual )
8 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 2,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a shoulder injury ended his minor league pitching career twelve years ago, Jim Morris resorted to the next best thing: coaching. But Jim's team, knowing their coach is a great ball player, makes a deal with him: if they win the district championship, they want Jim to try out for a major-league organization. Going from worst to first, the team makes it to state, and Jim is forced to live up to his end of the deal. While there prove to be a lot of pitches to be thrown before he makes it off the mound, big-league dreams are revived, and there's no telling where he could go
The artist by Michel Hazanavicius ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1927, George Valentin is a silent movie superstar. However, the advent of the talkies will kill his career and he will sink into oblivion. For young extra Peppy Miller, it seems the sky's the limit as major movie stardom awaits. Though their careers are taking different paths their destinies will become entwined
Little Miss Sunshine by Jonathan Dayton ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 2,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dysfunctional family undertakes a road trip to California in order to allow their 7-year old daughter to participate in the Little Miss Sunshine beauty pageant
Matchstick men by Ridley Scott ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 1,636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Neurotic con man Roy suffers from several emotional problems, including obsessive-compulsive disorder. He and his partner Frank swindle people out of money. Frank wants to pull a really big job, but Roy is too consumed with fear and panic attacks to join him. Only cigarettes and his trusty illegal prescription drugs seem to keep him going. When Roy finds himself in desperate need of more pills, he is forced to see legitimate psychotherapist Dr. Klein. Roy discovers he has a daughter from his previous marriage and Dr. Klein suggests Roy spend time with her
Donnie Darko by Richard Kelly ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 1,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"[A]n edgy, psychological thriller about a suburban teen coming face-to-face with his dark destiny. [Donnie Darko is] a delusional high-school student visited by a demonic rabbit with eerie visions of the past, and deadly predictions for the future."--Container
Henry Poole is here ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Henry discovers that he has only six weeks to live, he plans to spend his last days in seclusion. He pays full price on a house in a drab, middle-class, L.A. neighborhood. Just as he settles in with a case of vodka and all the junk food he can eat, his well-meaning busybody neighbor drops by with a plate of tamales. Henry eventually finds himself gradually drawn back toward life
Extract ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joel is the owner of an extract manufacturing plant who constantly finds himself in precarious situations that steadily worsen by the minute. First, his soon-to-be floor manager acquires a serious injury in a machine malfunctioning accident. This subsequently endangers the wellbeing of his company. Second, his personal life doesn't fair much better when he takes his bartending friend Dean's advice while in a drug-induced brainstorming session on how to test his wife's faithfulness. Finally, compounding these catastrophes is Cindy, his new employee, who happens to be a scam artist intent on milking the company for all its worth. Now, Joel must attempt to piece his company and his marriage back together all while trying to figure out what he's really after in life
Bad words ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Guy Trilby is a 40-year-old who finds a loophole in the rules of The Golden Quill national spelling bee and decides to cause trouble by hijacking the competition. While reporter Jenny Widgeon attempts to discover his true motivation, Guy finds himself forging an unlikely alliance with a competitor: awkward ten-year-old Chaitanya Chopra, who is completely unfazed by Guy's take-no-prisoners approach to life
Factory girl ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edie Sedgwick, a beautiful, wealthy young party girl, drops out of Radcliffe in 1965 and heads to New York to become Holly Golightly. When she meets a hungry young artist named Andy Warhol, he promises to make her the star she always wanted to be. And like a super nova she explodes on the New York scene only to find herself slowly lose grip on reality
Dance with me ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rafael, a young Cuban whose mother has just died, comes to the U.S. to meet his father, who runs a dance studio and is unaware of his paternal status. While dancers prepare for the World Open Dance championship in Las Vegas, it becomes clear that Rafael is a very good dancer, and Ruby is the studio's best hope for the championship
Dear Lemon Lima ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vanessa gets a dose of reality when Philip, her one true love, ends their relationship, again. The quirky teen enrolls in his school to win him back, but ends up making matters worse. Downgraded to social outcast, Vanessa struggles to reclaim Philip's affection. When Vanessa is declared a captain for the school's survival competition, she assembles a team of like-minded misfits to prove they deserve to compete, and win her love's heart again
Sordid lives ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Texas sized, twisted white-trash tale that involves the sordid details about a southern dysfunction family who have been brought together for the funeral of "Grandma Peggy". She dies after tripping over her lover's wooden legs
Stolen ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detective Tom Adkins is a devoted cop haunted by the unsolved disappearance of his young son eight years earlier. But when Adkins discovers the buried remains of a boy who was brutally murdered more than half a century ago, he becomes obsessed with investigating the long-forgotten crime. Is the 1958 mystery surrounding down-on-his-luck family man Matthew Wakefield and his own abducted son linked in any way to Adkins' tragedy?
Our very own ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Itching to leave small-town life in Shelbyville, Tennessee, five friends are sent into a frenzy when they learn hometown-girl-turned-Hollywood-star Sondra Locke may be returning. Believing she's their ticket out, they do everything they can to make it happen. A story about the power of friendship, family and believing in yourself
The Mindy project ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The optimistic Mindy Lahiri (Mindy Kaling) is about to learn that fantasy doesn't always mesh with reality. After a stint in Haiti with her pastor boyfriend, Mindy returns to New York City, only to find that her relationship with Dr. Danny Castellano (Chris Messina) is more complicated than ever before. In this surprising second season, Mindy struggles to get in shape, fast-track her career, and find love in the most unexpected places. Watch all 22 hilarious episodes from the complete second season
Blues for Willadean ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Willadean Winkler, the wife of a blue collar truck driver, does her best to manage and survive in the abusive prison her husband has built for her. With the help of her best friend, LaSonia, who lives in the trailer next door, and the musical encouragement of a mystical blues singer, Willadean fights to break the tragic cycle
The house of Usher ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Jill learns that her former friend Maddy Usher is dead, excruciating memories of being abandoned by Maddy and her twin Rick are conjured up. But Jill realizes that attending the funeral may be her only opportunity for closure. Arriving at Usher House, Jill encounters her former lover Rick, now afflicted by the same illness that took his sister. Jill is drawn by the seductiveness of the immense mansion and the aristocratic family, but most of all, the man himself. Undeterred by the family caretaker's menacing warnings, Jill's feeling for Rick and her curiosity about the house grow deeper, leading her toward a dangerous, irreversible end
The perfect witness ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This action-packed psychological thriller takes you into the twisted depths of brutality at its worst. As a struggling young filmmaker, Mickey accidentally stumbles upon a notorious serial killer and catches one of his murders on film
The X files ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"FBI agents Fox Mulder (David Duchovny) and Dana Scully (Gillian Anderson) investigate the unsolved and often unexplainable cases of the X-files."--Container
Miracle ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miracle: Tells the true story of player-turned-coach Herb Brooks, who led the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team to victory over the seemingly invincible Soviet team
 
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