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Chastain, Jessica 1977-

Works: 62 works in 336 publications in 5 languages and 23,401 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  History  Science fiction films  Juvenile works  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Jessica Chastain
Most widely held works by Jessica Chastain
The help by Emma Stone( Visual )

34 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1960s Mississippi, Skeeter, a southern society girl, returns from college determined to become a writer but turns her friends' lives and a small Mississippi town upside down when she decides to interview the black women who have spent their lives taking care of prominent southern families. Aibileen, Skeeter's best friend's housekeeper, is the first to open up, to the dismay of her friends in the tight-knit black community
Zero dark thirty by Kathryn Bigelow( Visual )

33 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the decade-long search for Osama bin Laden following the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of Navy SEAL Team 6
Interstellar by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

17 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With our time on Earth coming to an end, a team of explorers undertakes the most important mission in human history; traveling beyond this galaxy to discover whether mankind has a future among the stars
The tree of life by Terrence Malick( Visual )

48 editions published in 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The impressionistic story of a Texas family in the 1950s. The film follows the life journey of the eldest son, Jack, through the innocence of childhood to his disillusioned adult years as he tries to reconcile a complicated relationship with his father
The debt by John Madden( Visual )

14 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Helen Mirren and Sam Worthington star in 'The Debt', the powerful story of Rachel Singer (Mirren), a former Mossad agent who endeavoured to capture and bring to trial a notorious Nazi war criminal - the Surgeon of Birkenau - in a secret Israeli mission that ended with his death on the streets of East Berlin. Now, 30 years later, a man claiming to be the doctor has surfaced, and Rachel must go back to Eastern Europe to uncover the truth."--Container
Madagascar 3 : Europe's most wanted by Ben Stiller( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex, Marty, Melman and Gloria and the whole crew join the circus to escape Captain Dubois of Animal Control
Mama( Visual )

28 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A supernatural thriller that tells the haunting tale of two little girls who disappeared into the woods the day that their parents were killed. When they are rescued years later and begin a new life, they find that someone or something still wants to come tuck them in at night
Lawless( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of the infamous Bondurant brothers: bootlegging siblings who made a run for the American Dream in Prohibition-era Virginia. In this epic outlaw tale, inspired by true-life tales of author Matt Bondurant's family, the loyalty of three brothers is put to the test against the backdrop of the nation's most notorious crime wave
Coriolanus by William Shakespeare( Visual )

20 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caius Martius 'Coriolanus' is a feared and revered Roman general, suddenly pitted against his own city and fellow citizens. Rebelling against the power-hungry designs of his manipulative mother and rejected by his own people, Coriolanus incites a riot that expels him from Rome. The banished hero joins forces with his sworn enemy Tullus Aufidius to extract his revenge and determine his destiny. Set in contemporary times
Take shelter by Jeff Nichols( Visual )

23 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Curtis LaForche lives in a small town in Ohio with his wife, Samantha, and six-year-old daughter, Hannah, who is deaf. When Curtis begins to have terrifying dreams, he keeps the visions to himself, channeling his anxiety into obsessively building a storm shelter in his backyard. His inexplicable behavior concerns those closest to him, but the resulting strain on his marriage and tension within his community can't compare with Curtis's privately held fear of what his dreams may truly signify
A most violent year by J. C Chandor( Visual )

13 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of an immigrant and his family trying to live the American Dream and expand their business amidst rampant violence, urban decay, and corrupt city officials during one of the most dangerous years in the city's history
The disappearance of Eleanor Rigby : them( Visual )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and German and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once happily married, Connor and Eleanor suddenly find themselves as strangers longing to understand each other in the wake of tragedy. The film explores the couple's story as they try to reclaim the life and love they once knew and pick up the pieces of a past that may be too far gone
Blackbeard( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Golden Age of Piracy, during the 18th century, Blackbeard stood out among the many lawless rogues as the most fearsome and notorious seafarer of them all. He killed for the reputation, and his reputation is now legend. The true story of pirate Edward Teach - Blackbeard, the man who terrorized the seas
Texas killing fields( Visual )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by true events, this tense and haunting thriller follows Detective Souder (Sam Worthington of AVATAR FRANCHISE, CLASH OF THE TITANS), a homicide detective in a small Texan town, and transplanted New York City Detective Heigh (Jeffrey Dean Morgan of WATCHMEN, TV'S MAGIC CITY) as they track a sadistic serial killer who dumps his victims' mutilated bodies in a nearby marsh locals call "The Killing Fields." Before long, the killer changes the game and begins hunting the detectives, teasing them with possible clues at the crime scenes, but always remaining one step ahead. When a local girl (Chloe Grace Moretz of KICK-ASS FRANCHISE, CARRIE) goes missing, the detectives find themselves racing against time to catch the killer and save the young girl's life
Jolene( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the age of fifteen, Jolene, a free-spirited orphan, embarks on a decade-long cross-country adventure, where she experiences life, love, heartbreak, and freedom
Miss Julie by August Strindberg( Visual )

3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy aristocrat and her father's valet's innocent flirtation turns into a heated and dangerous affair that tests the boundaries of class and desire
Poirot( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agatha Christie's beloved Belgian detective returns in these four feature-length mysteries from the hit series. Set amid the un paralleled elegance of the Art Deco era, these beautifully remastered adaptations star David Suchet as the peerless Hercule Poirot
Stolen( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 284 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?
The color of time( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in German and English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Pulitzer Prize-winning poet CK Williams's TAR collection, a poetic expression of his life, written and directed by twelve filmmakers from New York University. The film takes a journey through several decades of American life, from CK's childhood and adolescence in Detroit in the 1940s and '50s to the early 1980s. CK and his wife Catherine are married with a son. CK spends his nights struggling to write new poems and haunted by memories of his past
The Poseidon adventure Blackbeard( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Poseidon adventure: As the luxury liner Poseidon slices through the waters of an ocean storm, the greatest danger is already on board--a terrorist with an explosive message for the world. Detonated on New Year's Eve, the blast capsizes the ship leaving a motley few--the madman among them--struggling for survival in this upside-down life-and-death drama
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Alternative Names
Chastain, Jessica

Chastain, Jessica 1977-

Chastain, Jessica Michelle 1977-...

Howard, Jessica M. 1977-

Howard, Jessica N.

Howard, Jessica N. 1977-

English (242)

German (15)

French (7)

Italian (1)

Spanish (1)