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Plummer, Amanda

Works: 161 works in 452 publications in 5 languages and 12,464 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Biography  Interviews  Sources  Film adaptations  Gangster films  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Amanda Plummer
Pulp fiction by Quentin Tarantino ( Visual )
52 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lives of two mob hit men, a boxer, a gangster's wife, and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption
The fisher king by Terry Gilliam ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A deejay who finds himself penniless is plucked from disaster by a homeless history professor, who lives in a fantasy world full of castles, Red Knights and damsels in distress. Together they begin a modern quest for redemption and the Holy Grail
Diary of a spider --and more cute critter stories ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Diary of a spider: This spider is a lot like a normal kid--he goes to gym class and has Grandparents Day at school. But he also gets to spin sticky webs, take wind-catching lessons, and have a fly as a best friend! Roberto the insect architect: Roberto the termite travels to the big city to follow his dream of becoming a successful architect. Norman the doorman: Norman, the guard of the Art Museum, is surprised when his sculpture wins first prize in a contest. The mysterious tadpole: Lewis's birthday gift appears to be a tadpole, but it turns out to be much, much more! The story of the dancing frog: Gertrude and George, the dancing frog, go on a whirlwind theatrical tour
Wildwood by Colin Meloy ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When her baby brother is kidnapped by crows, seventh-grader Prue McKeel ventures into the forbidden Impassable Wilderness--a dangerous and magical forest in the middle of Portland, Oregon--and soon finds herself involved in a war among the various inhabitants
A simple wish ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Anabel wished for a fairy-godmother, she never dreamed his name would be Murray. They have until midnight to rescue her dad, battle a wicked witch and recover stolen magic wands to restore the world to a place where wishes really can come true
My life without me by Isabel Coixet ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman is dying from cancer, so she decides to live her life with a passion and zest she has never known before
Sins of our mothers the story of Emeline ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Covers the story of Emeline Gurney of Fayette Maine, who was sent by her impoverished parents to work in the mills of Lowell, Mass. Lowell was an extraordinary community, the only mill town specifically designed to employ and accomodate young women workers from all over the northeast. Explores the impact of a legend on one very small town in Maine
Freeway by Matthew Bright ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and German and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dark comedy which retells the story of Little Red Riding Hood set against a modern background. A 15-year old girl runs away from home after her mom is arrested for prostitution and her stepdad for molesting her. Along the way her car breaks down and a respectable looking guy picks her up. Turns out he's the freeway rapist the news keeps talking about and now he's set his eyes on her. However, she shoots him and escapes but is arrested by the police and charged with attempted homicide. The papers make her out to be a scumbag and the guy a victim turned hero
The Million Dollar Hotel ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ein heruntergekommenes Luxushotel in Los Angeles birgt im Jahr 2001 einen Mikrokosmos gescheiterter Existenzen: Fixer, Prostituierte, Gescheiterte, Verrückte, Einsame, Alte. Aus ihrer Mitte ist einer ermordet worden. Zumindest vermutet die Polizei, dass es sich bei dem Tod eines Malers nicht um Selbstmord gehandelt habe. Die Ermittlungen eines FBI-Agenten laufen zwar ins Leere, leuchten aber die geschlossene Gesellschaft filmgerecht aus. Ein nach furiosem Anfang von großer suggestiver Bildkraft zunehmend enttäuschenderer Versuch, deutsches Autorenkino mit amerikanischen Leinwand-Mythen zu verschmelzen. Statt sich auf eine kammerspielartige Dramaturgie einzulassen, verliert sich der Film immer mehr in nebulöser Universalität. (Lexikon des internationalen Films 2000/2001 (CD-ROM)
Gryphon ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ricky, a tough Hispanic boy in an inner-city school, finds his life transformed by a mysterious and magical substitute teacher, Miss Ferenczi. She shows him the often overlooked beauty and magic in the world and his potential to accomplish his dreams, and with her help Ricky and his friends learn to value each other
The prophecy by Gregory Widen ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Humans get caught up in the second war of the angels in heaven, which has been waging for thousands of years. Archangel Gabriel is jealous of God's love for humans and wants to destroy them, opposed by a few angels, some humans, and even Lucifer himself
The films of Michael Sporn Abel's island & the story of the dancing frog ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First film relates the story of Abel, an elegant and romantic mouse who gets swept away in a flood and stranded for over a year on a deserted island. In the second film, The story of the dancing frog, a mother tells her young daughter a curious story from their family history
Needful things by Fraser C Heston ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mysterious new store has opened in Castle Rock, Maine, where every item has a nerve-shattering price. The owner is always willing to make a devil of a deal
Girlfriend ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Evan, a young adult with Down Syndrome, lives in a poor, working-class town. He unexpectedly inherits a large sum of money and wishes to use it to help out an old high school crush. As the two become friends, their relationship is threatened by her ex-boyfriend, resulting in revealed secrets. A Toronto International Film Festival official selection and winner of three Audience Awards
The story of the dancing frog by Quentin Blake ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventures of Great Aunt Gertrude and her dancing frog as they travel the world and gain fame and fortune
Miss Rose White ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rayzel Weiss is Rose White, a career girl with her own apartment and a promising future at the largest department store in Manhattan. She keeps her family's tragic past in a scrapbook hidden in her closet until news comes that her long-lost sister somehow survived the ravages of a World War II concentration camp and is on her way to America. But when Lusia arrives, the reunion is haunted by memories of her struggle to survive ... and an unspoken, unforgivable secret she shares with her father
Heaven eyes by David Almond ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Having escaped from their orphanage on a raft, Erin, January, and Mouse float down into another world of abandoned warehouses and factories, meeting a strange old man and an even stranger girl with webbed fingers and little memory of her past
Miami vice ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vice cops Sonny Crockett and Rico Tubbs infiltrate the deadly powers behind the Miami drug empire and take down every bad guy from conniving schemers to ruthless criminals
The films of Terry Gilliam ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes extensive film clips and interviews with actors and collaborators who have worked with film director Terry Gilliam
8 1/2 women by Peter Greenaway ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After seeing Federico Fellini's 8 1/2, a father and son are inspired to turn their Swiss mansion into a chateau of sexual pleasure. But soon their wild sexual fantasies begin to unravel, and the two men discover that when fantasy becomes reality, the balance of power can shift
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