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Ryan, Amy

Overview
Works: 73 works in 184 publications in 3 languages and 13,039 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Domestic fiction  Romantic comedy films  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Amy Ryan
Changeling by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of the 1928 Wineville chicken coop murders, Christine Collins is incarcerated when she denies that the boy found by the police is her missing son, Walter
Gone baby gone by Ben Affleck ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 1,786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Amanda McCready is a 4-year-old who has disappeared from her Boston home. The police make little headway in solving the case, so the girl's aunt hires Patrick Kenzie and Angie Gennaro, private detectives. They freely admit that they have little experience with this type of case, but the family wants them for two reasons: they're not cops and they know the tough neighborhood in which they all live. As the case progresses, Patrick and Angie must face area drug dealers, gangs and pedophiles, and are ultimately faced with a moral dilemma that tears them apart
Green zone by Paul Greengrass ( Visual )
22 editions published in 2010 in English and French and held by 1,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During the Iraq war, U.S. Chief Warrant Officer Roy Miller leads Mobile Exploitation Team-Delta (MET-D) on a fruitless search of suspected WMD sites. When he wonders out loud why the intelligence is all wrong, he's told not rock the boat. Soon Miller, working with a local Iraqi informant named Freddy, is going after a Ba'athist general named Al-Rawi. CIA agent Martin Brown and journalist Lawrie Dayne share Miller's doubts; each have some pieces to the puzzle. They try to help Miller out, but Department of Defense official Clark Poundstone treats the WMD problem like a PR kerfuffle. When a Delta Force squad is dispatched to intimidate him and shut his team down, Miller's questioning mutates into a quest: to learn the identity and motives of "Magellan," the highly protected source of this faulty information
Dan in real life by Peter Hedges ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 1,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dan Burns is a local newspaper advice columnist. He is a widower with three daughters. He brings the family to his parent's house for a family gathering. When Dan goes to a local bookstore, he meets Marie. When he gets home, he finds out that Marie is actually dating his brother Mitch. Dan's mother Nana announces that she met an old acquaintance of Dan's, Ruthie Draper and that she has set up a date between Dan and Ruthie. Dan refuses to go. Mitch suggests that they could make it a double date and Dan agrees. Ruthie turns out to be very hot, but Dan isn't really interested in her. When Marie indicates that Ruthie is not right for him, Dan feigns interest and starts dancing with Ruthie. Marie gets jealous and joins the floor with Mitch, leading to an upstaging contest between Dan and Marie
Win win ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mike Flaherty is "a lovable yet long-suffering lawyer and high school wrestling coach... When Mike... comes across a teenage runaway who also happens to be a champion wrestler, Mike's luck turns around in spectacular fashion. But his win-win situation soon becomes more complicated than he ever imagined when the boy's family affairs come into play"--Container
Escape plan by Sylvester Stallone ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ray Breslin, one of the world's foremost authorities on structural security, agrees to take on one last job: breaking out of an ultra-secret, high-tech facility called The Tomb. Deceived and wrongly imprisoned, Ray must recruit fellow inmate Emil Rottmayer to help devise a daring, nearly impossible plan to escape from the most protected and fortified prison ever built
Jack goes boating ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack and Connie are two single people who on their own might continue to recede into the anonymous background of New York City, but in each other begin to find the courage and desire to pursue a budding relationship. As Jack and Connie cautiously circle commitment, the couple that introduced them, Clyde and Lucy, confront their own unresolved issues, and each couple comes face to face with the inevitable path of their relationship
Devil's knot ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a gripping, heart-wrenching true story that shocked the nation. May 5, 1993. West Memphis, Arkansas. Three young boys playing in the nearby woods never come home for dinner. In the rush to find and convict the killers, police focus on a trio of teenagers suspected of devil worship. It is only when an investigator reveals that the evidence doesn't all add up, that the community is forced to face the reality that the true killer might still be out there
In treatment ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Treatment season three continues to center around Dr. Paul Weston who continues to cope with the after-effects of his recent divorce, as well as his move to Brooklyn to continue his practice. In the midst of new emotional and physical challenges (including hand tremors he fears might be the onset of Parkinson's Disease, which killed his father), Paul will be treating three new patients, and will see a new therapist in New York City
Clear history by Larry David ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ten years ago, Nathan was the successful head of marketing for a start-up electric car company. A disagreement with his boss led Nathan to walk away and sell his stock. Soon after, the company became wildly successful, humiliating Nathan who fled into exile. A decade later, Nathan lives a simple life on Martha's Vineyard and goes by the alias 'Rolly DeVore'. But when his old boss shows up, Nathan/Rolly vows to drive him off the island before his true identity is uncovered
The Heights by Peter Hedges ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tim Welch is a popular history teacher at the Montague Academy, an exclusive private school in Brooklyn Heights. As he says, "I was an odd-looking, gawky kid but I like to think my rocky start forced me to develop empathy, kindness, and a tendency to be enthusiastic. All of this, I'm now convinced, helped in my quest to be worthy of Kate Oliver." Now, Kate is not inherently ordinary. But she aspires to be. She stays home with their two young sons in a modest apartment trying desperately to become the parent she never had. They are seemingly the last middle-class family in the Heights, whose world is turned upside down by Anna Brody, the new neighbor who moves into the most expensive brownstone in Brooklyn, sending the local society into a tailspin. Anna is not only beautiful and wealthy; she's also mysterious. And for reasons Kate doesn't quite understand, even as all the Range Rover-driving moms jockey for invitations into Anna's circle, Anna sets her sights on Kate and Tim and brings them into her world
The missing person ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Rosow is a private detective hired to tail a man, Harold Fullmer, on a train from Chicago to Los Angeles. Rosow gradually uncovers Harold's identity as a missing person, one of the thousands presumed dead after the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center. Persuaded by a large reward, Rosow is charged with bringing Harold back to his wife in New York City against his will. Rosow must confront whether the decision to return Harold to a life that no longer exists is the right one
Breathe in ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a foreign exchange student arrives in a small upstate New York town, she challenges the dynamics of her host family's relationships and alters their lives forever
Keane by Lodge Kerrigan ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William Keane is searching for his 6-year-old daughter who has been missing for months. He meets a young woman and her daughter. He becomes increasingly attached to the child, who reminds him of his own daughter
The wire ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This series follows a single sprawling drug and murder investigation in Baltimore. Told from the point of view of both the police and suspects
Bob Funk ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An attractive executive joins the Funk family futon company where she is being groomed to replace Bob, the eldest son. Bob is on a downward spiral facing each morning with a gluttony of coffee, booze and women without much else to fill his day. Ultimately Bob's over the top behavior forces his mother to fire him. As Bob sets out on a path to regain control of his life and get his job back, he just might find love where he least expected it
In treatment ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Treatment season three continues to center around Dr. Paul Weston who continues to cope with the after-effects of his recent divorce, as well as his move to Brooklyn to continue his practice. In the midst of new emotional and physical challenges (including hand tremors he fears might be the onset of Parkinson's Disease, which killed his father), Paul will be treating three new patients, and will see a new therapist in New York City
In treatment ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Treatment season three continues to center around Dr. Paul Weston who continues to cope with the after-effects of his recent divorce, as well as his move to Brooklyn to continue his practice. In the midst of new emotional and physical challenges (including hand tremors he fears might be the onset of Parkinson's Disease, which killed his father), Paul will be treating three new patients, and will see a new therapist in New York City
In treatment ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Treatment season three continues to center around Dr. Paul Weston who continues to cope with the after-effects of his recent divorce, as well as his move to Brooklyn to continue his practice. In the midst of new emotional and physical challenges (including hand tremors he fears might be the onset of Parkinson's Disease, which killed his father), Paul will be treating three new patients, and will see a new therapist in New York City
In treatment ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Treatment season three continues to center around Dr. Paul Weston who continues to cope with the after-effects of his recent divorce, as well as his move to Brooklyn to continue his practice. In the midst of new emotional and physical challenges (including hand tremors he fears might be the onset of Parkinson's Disease, which killed his father), Paul will be treating three new patients, and will see a new therapist in New York City
 
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English (119)
French (2)
Spanish (1)
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