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Deschanel, Zooey 1980-

Works: 192 works in 514 publications in 5 languages and 33,662 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Popular music  Rock music  Fiction  Humor  Romantic comedy films  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Actor, Singer, Composer, Performer, Narrator, Producer, Author, Former owner
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Zooey Deschanel
Most widely held works by Zooey Deschanel
Bridge to Terabithia by Gabor Csupo( Visual )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 2,984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jesse Aarons is in the 5th grade and has trained all summer to become the fastest runner in school. He becomes upset when new classmate Leslie Burke outruns him and everyone else. Despite this and some other striking differences, the two become fast friends. Together, they create Terabithia where they rule as king and queen and is a land filled with monsters, trolls, ogres, and giants. This friendship helps Jesse cope with a tragedy that makes him realize what Leslie taught him
Elf by New Line Cinema Corporation( Visual )
25 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An orphan raised as an elf in Santa's workshop discovers that he is actually human, prompting him to leave the North Pole in search of his biological father
Surf's up ( Visual )
13 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Teenage Rockhopper penguin Cody Maverick is an up-and-coming surfer who is about to enter his first pro competition. Followed by a documentary crew to film his experiences, Cody leaves Antarctica for the warmer climes in order to surf in the Big Z Memorial Surf Championship covered by the SPEN network. His hero, champion surfer Big Z, has been gone for ten years, and Cody wants to win the championship in his memory. On his journey he encounters surfer-dude Chicken Joe who is also on his way to the surf-off. The two arrive to discover that the reigning champ, Tank Evans is currently looking to win this Memorial again
The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy by Douglas Adams( Visual )
18 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 2,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arthur Dent and Ford Prefect escape from the Earth moments before its destruction and join forces with Zaphod Beeblebrox on board the Heart of Gold and search for the ultimate question
(500) days of Summer ( Visual )
27 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For Tom, it was love at first sight when Summer Finn walked into the greeting card company where he worked. Summer is the new administrative assistant. Although Summer does not believe in relationships or boyfriends, Tom and Summer become more than just friends. Through the trials and tribulations of Tom and Summer's relationship, Tom could always count on the advice of his two best friends, McKenzie and Paul. However, it's Rachel, Tom's adolescent sister, who is his voice of reason. After all is said and done, Tom is the one who ultimately has to make the choice to listen or not
The assassination of Jesse James by the coward Robert Ford ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Everyone in 1880s America knows Jesse James. He's the nation's most notorious criminal and is being hunted by the law in 10 states. He's also the land's greatest hero, lauded as a Robin Hood by the public. No one knows of Robert Ford, at least not yet. But the ambitious 19-year-old aims to change that. He befriends Jesse and rides with his gang. And if that doesn't bring Ford fame, he will have to find a deadlier way. Friendship becomes rivalry and the quest for fame becomes obsession
Failure to launch ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and English, Old and held by 1,871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tripp is a thirtysomething slacker, but that doesn't mean that he is ready to give up the many benefits of living at home with his mom and dad. His desperate parents have had enough though, and after years of gentle nudging they soon realize that it is going to take a concerted effort to get Tripp out so they can enjoy their twilight years in peace. Realizing that their only hope for riding themselves of their reluctant-to-leave son, Al and Sue hope that on the off-chance Tripp will meet the woman of his dreams, the two enlist the help of a beautiful and talented woman in providing the romantic incentive needed to finally get their son out of the family home
Yes man by Peyton Reed( Visual )
22 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,644 WorldCat member 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
Almost famous ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and German and held by 1,463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
San Diego, 1973: Der 15-jährige William Miller lebt, fühlt, atmet Rock and Roll. Sein großer Traum: Eines Tages will er ein bedeutender Rockkritiker werden - wie sein Vorbild Lester Bangs. Die Gelegenheit bietet sich schneller als geahnt. Vom legendären Rolling Stone Magazine erhält er den Auftrag, die aufstrebende Rockband Stillwater auf ihrer Amerikatour zu begleiten und ein Profil über sie zu schreiben. Obwohl seine Mutter Elaine wenig begeistert ist, stürzt sich William Hals über Kopf in das verrückte Leben auf der Überholspur. Aber nicht nur Sex, Drugs and Rock'n'Roll lernt er hautnah kennen, sondern auch die bezaubernde Penny Lane. William verliebt sich, aber Penny hat nur Augen für den charismatischen Stillwater-Gitarristen Russell. Und dann ist da noch der Abgabetermin für den Rolling-Stone-Artikel, der immer näher rückt - und William hat noch keine Zeile geschrieben... Mit seinem bislang persönlichsten Film lässt Blockbuster-Regisseur Cameron Crowe (Jerry Maguire) die goldene Ära der Rockmusik wieder auferstehen. In der autobiographisch gefärbten Komödie über das Erwachsenwerden, die erste Liebe und die befreiende und einigende Kraft des Rock'n'Roll schickt er einen 15-jährigen Fan mit einer Rockband auf Tour durch die USA und damit in das größte Abenteuer seines Lebens
Winnie the Pooh by A. A Milne( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When sad old Eeyore loses his tail, Owl sends the whole gang - Pooh, Tigger, Rabbit, Piglet, Kanga, and Roo - on a wild journey to help Eeyore and save Christopher Robin from the mysterious Backson. In the end, it turns out to be a very busy day for a bear who simply set out to find some 'hunny.'
Our idiot brother ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A "comedy about that one family member who is always just a little bit behind the curve. For sisters Miranda..., Natalie..., and Liz..., that person is their upbeat brother Ned, an organic farmer, whose willingness to trust humankind allows for an oddly trouble-free existence. Ned may be utterly lacking in common sense, but he is their brother, and after his girlfriend dumps him and boots him off the farm, his sisters must once again come to his rescue"--Container
The happening by M. Night Shyamalan( Visual )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An unstoppable event threatens the world's population by attacking the most basic human instinct of all: survival. Elliot Moore is an ordinary man who is trying to save his family from a terrifying, invisible killer. As Elliot discovers the incredible possibility of what is happening, it becomes very clear that no one is safe
The good girl by Miguel Arteta( Visual )
16 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thirty-year old Justine longs for a life more fulfilling than the one she leads with her boring husband and dead-end job. But when a passionate young co-worker catches her eye and steals her heart, Justine's good girl existence takes a turn for the worse
Your highness ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two royal princes, weed-smoking slacker Thadeous and the noble Fabious, join with an elusive warrior on a quest to free a princess from an evil wizard. Along the way, they'll have to vanquish horrific creatures and traitorous knights in a raunchy trip loaded with footage too outrageous for theaters
Tin man by Richard Dreyfuss( Visual )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dorothy Gale, a.k.a. DG, is all grown up and bored. She mopes around working as a waitress and goes to school part time. Before she knows it, she's back in OZ and on the run from the evil sorceress Azkadellia, her storm troopers and clumsy bats. Along the way she falls in with some strange characters including the brainless Glitches; Raw, a cowardly and psychic lion-man hybrid; and, Wyatt Cain, a cowboy cop from Central City called a 'tin man' because of his tin badge
Once upon a mattress ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Queen Aggravian sabotages the efforts of every young princess who hopes to marry her son, Prince Dauntless - and no one else can settle down until he does. Honorable Sir Harry is determined to marry the lovely Lady Larken, so he sets off for faraway lands and returns with an unlikely candidate: Princess Winnifred from the swamps. It's love at first sight for the Prince, so the Queen sets about planning her most difficult challenge yet. The palace is filled with merriment and mischief while everyone wonders, will Princess "Fred" pass the Queen's test?" -- Container
Abandon ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A senior at an elite college, already under severe pressure to complete her thesis and land a prestigious job, must confront the sudden reappearance of her old boyfriend, after his two year, unexplained absence
Volume one by She & Him( Recording )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Originally paired together by director Martin Hynes for the soundtrack to The Go-Getter, M. Ward and Zooey Deschanel continue their musical collaboration with their debut album as the duo She & Him
Eulogy by Hank Azaria( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When three generations of a deliciously dysfunctional family gather to bury the family patriarch, the beloved granddaughter of the deceased is given the task of delivering the eulogy. In the days leading up to the funeral, family secrets are revealed, old grudges resurface and the hosuehold erupts with renewed vigor
New girl ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A charming, offbeat comedy about friends, flings and modern relationships. After a bad breakup, free-spirited optimist Jess moves in with three bachelors who have plenty of issues of their own. Winston is a former athlete, Nick is a law school dropout, and Schmidt is a wannabe womanizer in love with, himself. Together with her super-hot BFF Cece , this New girl discovers that hanging out with the guys can be a challenging, and hilarious, adventure!
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Alternative Names
Deschanel, Zooey
Deschanel, Zooey Claire.
Zooey Deschannel
English (222)
Spanish (8)
German (5)
English, Old (1)
French (1)