WorldCat Identities

Messina, Chris

Overview
Works: 70 works in 305 publications in 8 languages and 19,803 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Romantic comedy films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Biography  Romance films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Situation comedies (Television programs)  Television series 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Chris Messina
Julie & Julia by Nora Ephron( Visual )

31 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,879 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 on 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 2,606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

34 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,745 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 Paul Weiland( Visual )

8 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,557 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 Sam Mendes( Visual )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burt and Verona are a loving couple. Burt has always wanted to marry Verona, but Verona resists, not seeing the point of the institution. Regardless, they are having a baby together and question their potential parenting abilities. They decide to move closer to Burt's parents so they can share the experience with the baby's grandparents. In Verona's sixth month, she and Burt learn that his parents are moving to Belgium the month before the baby is due. Being mobile people, Burt and Verona decide to move. As they want to share their new family experience with people that they love, they decide to take a trans-continental trip to meet with old friends and relatives. Most of them are married with children of their own, and Burt and Verona want to see where they would like to live and with whom they want to share the experience
Like crazy by Drake Doremus Movie( Visual )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,173 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
Greenberg by Noah Baumbach( Visual )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,123 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 & Jesse forever( Visual )

7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 836 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
Devil( Visual )

20 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trapped in an elevator high above Philadelphia, five people discover that the Devil is among them, and no one can escape their fate. This chilling, supernatural thriller will keep you on the edge of your seat all the way to a heart-stopping ending with a truly wicked twist
Palo Alto by James Franco( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 488 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 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 486 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
Live by night( Visual )

9 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the roaring twenties and prohibition hasn't stopped the flow of booze in an underground network of gangster-run speakeasies. The opportunity to gain power and money is there for any man with enough nerve, and Joe Coughlin, the son of the Boston Police superintendent, long ago turned his back on his strict upbringing for the spoils of being an outlaw. But even among criminals there are rules, and Joe breaks a big one: crossing a powerful mob boss by stealing his money and his moll
Manglehorn by David Gordon Green( Visual )

10 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and German and held by 420 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
An invisible sign( Visual )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 410 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 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 408 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
Ordinary world( Visual )

8 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and German and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An aging punk rocker, Perry, hits his mid-life crisis on his 40th birthday. He has two children and a beautiful wife but decides to revisit his punk-rock past by throwing a party in a presidential suite. At the party Perry encounters his beautiful ex-girlfriend and former bandmates whom have moved on to bigger and better things
The Mindy project( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 308 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
Ira & Abby by robert cary ( '06 ) movie( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and French and held by 307 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
Digging for fire by Jake Johnson( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 298 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
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.09 for Made of ho ... to 0.26 for Manglehorn ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Julie & Julia
Alternative Names
Chris Messina (acteur) acteur américain

Chris Messina acteur américain

Chris Messina actor estadounidense

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

כריס מסינה שחקן אמריקאי

كريس ميسينا ممثل أمريكي

کریس مسینا بازیگر آمریکایی

크리스 메시나

クリス・メッシーナ

克里斯·梅希納

Languages
Covers
Made of honor