WorldCat Identities

Messina, Chris

Overview
Works: 48 works in 235 publications in 6 languages and 18,309 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Romantic comedy films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Biography  Romance films  Fiction  Situation comedies (Television programs)  Television series 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Chris Messina
Julie & Julia by Nora Ephron( Visual )

27 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julie Powell is a frustrated insurance worker who wants to be a writer. Trying to find a challenge in her life, she decides to cook her way through Julia Child's 'Mastering the Art of French Cooking' in one year, and to blog about it. As Julie begins to find her groove as a cook, and her voice as a writer, the project takes on a life of its own. The project provides the struggling young woman with her life's purpose, to her very pleasant surprise. Julia Child has an amazing love affair with her dashing husband, Paul, all while embracing life and French food. Julie lovingly celebrates the life of one of American food's most influential and beloved figureheads
Argo by Ben Affleck( Visual )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 2,585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Argo is one of the best movies of the year."--Richard Roeper
Vicky Cristina Barcelona by Woody Allen( Visual )

32 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vicky is a smart, sensible brunette. Cristina is an amorous, freethinking blonde. They've just arrived in Barcelona, where they will be spending the summer. Sultry Spanish painter Juan Antonio introduces himself and immediately offers to whisk them away for a weekend of sightseeing and threesomes. But there is an ex-wife, who soon appears. Maria Elena is wildly beautiful, wildly brilliant, wildly moody, and wildly wild. There is wine, melancholy music, soulful talk of art and emotions and tales tempestuous relationships. The city is magnificent, and everybody finishes the summer a little wiser and with a lifetime of memories. What more could you ask?
Made of honor by Wei lan( Visual )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom and Hannah have been platonic friends for over ten years. He's a serial dater, while she wants marriage but hasn't found Mr. Right. Just as Tom is starting to think that he has fallen in love with Hannah and is real relationship material for her, she tells him that she is engaged. When she asks Tom to be her 'maid' of honor, he reluctantly agrees just so he can attempt to stop the wedding and woo her
Away we go by Paolo Sorrentino( Visual )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Like crazy by Drake Doremus( Visual )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Like Crazy beautifully illustrates how your first real love is as thrilling and blissful as it is fragile. When a British college student falls for her American classmate, they embark on a passionate and life-changing journey--only to be separated by circumstances beyond their control. ... Like Crazy explores how a couple faces the real challenges of being together and of being apart."--Container
Greenberg by Noah Baumbach( Visual )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger Greenberg is single, fortyish and deliberately doing nothing. In search of a place to restart his life, he agrees to housesit for his brother in LA and tries to reconnect with his former bandmate and successful ex-girlfriend. But old friends aren't necessarily still best friends, and Greenberg soon finds himself forging a connection with his brother's personal assistant, Florence. Greenberg has come to realize that he may at last have found a reason to be happy
Celeste and Jesse forever( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celeste and Jesse have been best friends since they can remember. High school sweethearts, they eventually got married--and now they're getting divorced. While their friends don't think the couple can stay friends after the divorce, Celeste and Jesse are determined to prove them wrong. But when Jesse begins dating again, Celeste finds it harder to move on than she thought it would be
Palo Alto by James Franco( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

April is torn between an illicit flirtation with her soccer coach and an unrequited crush on her classmate Teddy. Fred, a live wire without filters or boundaries, seduces Emily, a promiscuous loner who seeks validation through sexual encounters. As one high school party bleeds into the next, April and Teddy struggle to admit their mutual affection and Fred's escalating recklessness starts to spiral into chaos
The Mindy project( Visual )

12 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet Mindy, a single OB/GYN who wants her life to be like a romantic comedy but just can't find the right leading man. As she attempts to balance her unpredictable workplace with some truly offbeat dating situations, Mindy soon discovers that the prescription for happiness is filled with comical side effects. Contains all 24 episodes from the first season
An invisible sign( Visual )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mona Gray is a quirky young woman who hides in a private world of numbers after her beloved mathematician father falls ill. But when Mona is offered a job as an elementary school math teacher, she will introduce the students to her own eccentric gift for numerical obsession. Can the joys of arithmetic multiplied by a shy romance with the school science teacher help Mona discover a new life she can count on?
The Mindy project( Visual )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 381 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
Manglehorn by David Gordon Green( Visual )

11 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Left heartbroken by the woman he loved and lost forty years ago, an eccentric small-town locksmith tries to start his life over again with the help of a new friend
Ira & Abby by robert cary ( '06 ) movie( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and French and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sweet, hilarious romantic comedy that examines the issues of marriage, monogamy and whether 'I do' is the only path to life-long love and happiness
Brief interviews with hideous men( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being abruptly dumped by her boyfriend, a graduate student decides to interview a series of men about their reasons for behaving badly. What follows is an intimate portrait of the male species at their best, worst and most hilariously complex, confessing their desires, failtures, frustrations and resentments
The giant mechanical man( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unemployed thirty-something woman, with no direction in her life falls for a street performer
The Mindy project( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Now that Dr. Mindy Lahiri has found true bliss with former sparring partner Dr. Danny Castellano, she is ready for her 'happily ever after.' However, the road to perfection is paved with unexpected challenges. In fact, Mindy's unconventional love story has a huge surprise for everyone"--Container
Digging for fire by Joe Swanberg( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The discovery of a bone and a rusty old gun send a husband and wife on separate adventures over the course of a weekend
Alex of Venice( Visual )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex, a workaholic attorney, is forced to reinvent her life after her husband suddenly leaves. While juggling a career case, a young son, and a father struggling with the effects of aging, Alex discovers both a vulnerability and inner strength she had not yet tapped into, all while holding her family together
 
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Julie & Julia
Alternative Names
Chris Messina (acteur) acteur américain

Chris Messina acteur américain

Chris Messina Amerikaans acteur

Chris Messina amerikansk skådespelare

Chris Messina amerikansk skodespelar

Chris Messina amerikansk skuespiller

Chris Messina attore statunitense

Chris Messina US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Крис Месина

Крис Мессина

כריס מסינה

كريس ميسينا

کریس مسینا بازیگر آمریکایی

크리스 메시나

クリス・メッシーナ

克里斯·梅希納

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Made of honor