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Chastain, Jessica 1977-

Overview
Works: 64 works in 287 publications in 5 languages and 18,320 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Fiction  Television adaptations  Political films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jessica Chastain
The help by Emma Stone ( Visual )
30 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 3,315 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 )
31 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,684 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
The tree of life by Terrence Malick ( Visual )
38 editions published in 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a film about the conflict between nature and grace, the agonizing mystery of God, and the meaning of life itself. The death of his brother forces Jack O'Brien to confront his past, which is dominated by his difficult relationship with his father. Jack's father was a stern authoritarian whose no-nonsense demeanor masked a host of unfulfilled dreams. His mother was a gentle, kind woman who often allowed her own needs and desires to give way to those of her husband and children. As Jack's memories come flooding back--of the course of a Texas summer in the 1950s--viewers observe Jack's evolving relationship with his parents, his younger brother, and God, while adult Jack questions the meanings of life, love, and family
The debt ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story begins in 1997, as shocking news reaches retired Mossad secret agents Rachel and Stephan about their former colleague David. All three have been venerated for decades by Israel because of the secret mission that they embarked on for their country back in 1965-1966, when the trio tracked down Nazi war criminal Dieter Vogel, the feared Surgeon of Birkenau, in East Berlin. At great risk, and at considerable personal cost, the team's mission was accomplished - or was it?
Madagascar 3 : Europe's most wanted by Ben Stiller ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alex, Marty, Melman and Gloria and the whole crew join the circus to escape Captain Dubois of Animal Control
Lawless ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,276 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
Mama ( Visual )
23 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,269 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
Coriolanus by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,265 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 )
22 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,228 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
Blackbeard ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 474 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 )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspired by true events, this tense and haunting thriller follows Detective Souder, a homicide detective in a small Texan town, and his partner, transplanted New York City cop Detective Heigh, as they track a sadistic serial killer dumping his victims' mutilated bodies in a nearby marsh locals call 'The Killing Fields.' Despite his partner's warnings, Detective Heigh sets out to investigate the crimes
Jolene ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 376 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
Stolen ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 269 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 Poseidon adventure Blackbeard ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the Golden Age of Piracy, at the dawn of the 18th century, Blackbeard stood out among the lawless rogues as the most fearsome and notorious seafarer of them all. He killed for the reputation, and his reputatoin has become legend. Now for the first time, comes the true story of pirate Edward Teach, the man who terrorized the seas
The tree of life L'arbre de la vie ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The impressionistic story of a Midwestern family in the 1950s that 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. Jack finds himself a lost soul in the modern world, seeking answers to the origins and meaning of life while questioning the existence of faith
Poirot ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 159 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
Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poirot travels from Istanbul to London on the famed Orient Express, and is embroiled in the murder of a wealthy businessman when the train becomes snowbound. Also includes special features
Lawless ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 in his novel The Wettest County in the World, the loyalty of three brothers is put to the test against the backdrop of the nation's most notorious crime wave
Seduced and abandoned ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows actor Alec Baldwin and director James Toback as they pitch their film concept at the 2012 Cannes Film Festival providing a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to secure financing for their idea
Fantasy - adventure collector's set ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The curse of King Tut's tomb: Free-spirited archaeologist Danny Fremon is certain that if founc, King Tut's emerald tablet would hold the power to control the world. Unfortunately, the only one who believes Fremont is his nemesis archaeologist Morgan Sinclair, a member of a secret society who wants the table to release unspeakable evil on the world and will stop at nothing to get it
 
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Alternative Names
Chastain, Jessica
Howard, Jessica M. 1981-
Howard, Jessica N.
Howard, Jessica N. 1977-
Languages
English (197)
German (11)
French (6)
Italian (1)
Spanish (1)