WorldCat Identities

Littleton, Carol

Works: 36 works in 127 publications in 4 languages and 18,984 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Comedy films  Conspiracy films  Biographical films  Historical films  History  Fantasy films 
Roles: Film editor, Other, Editor, edm, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Carol Littleton
E.T., the extra-terrestrial by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 2,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells a story of Elliott (Henry Thomas), a lonely boy who befriends a friendly extra-terrestrial, dubbed "E.T.", who is stranded on Earth. Elliott and his siblings help the extraterrestrial return home while attempting to keep it hidden from their mother and the government
Beloved by Toni Morrison( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 1,896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Their eyes were watching God (ca. 113 min.): A drama set in the 1920s, where free-spirited Janie Crawford's search for happiness leads her through several different marriages, challenging the mores of her small town
The big chill by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

11 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 1,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film probes the lives of seven college housemates from the 1960s who reunite at the funeral of a friend. What follows is a weekend of drugs, sex and a nostalgic re-examination of their anti-establishment days
Country strong by Shana Feste( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soon after a rising young singer-songwriter gets involved with a fallen, emotionally unstable country star, the pair embark on a career resurrection tour steered by her husband/manager, that includes a beauty-queen-turned-singer. Between the concerts, romantic entanglements and old demons threaten to derail them all
A walk in the woods by Lee Blessing( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Bryson, instead of retiring to enjoy his loving and beautiful wife and large and happy family, challenges himself to hike the Appalachian Trail: 2,200 miles of America's most unspoiled, spectacular, and rugged countryside from Georgia to Maine. The peace and tranquility he hopes to find, though, is anything but, when the only person he can find willing to join him on the trek is his long-lost former friend Katz, a down-on-his-luck serial philanderer
The Manchurian candidate by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A U.S. Army platoon, captured in the Korean conflict, is whisked to Manchuria for three nightmarish days of experimental drug-and-hypnosis-induced conditioning to carry out the orders of the enemy upon release. When a decorated Korean War veteran who has been brainwashed starts to commit political assassinations, his old military commander begins to suspect and must stop him
Benny & Joon by Jeremiah Chechik( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mentally ill young woman who lives with her older brother finds her love in an eccentric young man who models himself after Buster Keaton, but they have to overcome her brother's overprotectiveness
Wyatt Earp by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kevin Costner plays the man who became a myth in this film directed and co-written by Lawrence Kasdan. Gene Hackman stars as Wyatt's iron-willed father and Dennis Quaid plays Earp's deadly best friend, Doc Holliday. Covers everything from Wichita to Dodge City to the shootout at the O.K. Corral in Tombstone, Arizona
Dreamcatcher by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 1,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four friends with an unusual power become stranded in a blizzard and are confronted by a deadly alien force. As they try to stop this unparalleled horror, the fate of the world is in their hands
Places in the heart by Ban dun( Visual )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 1930's in Waxahachie, Texas. Against this Depression-torn background, unforgettable characters meet and collide. Its emotionally gripping story centers around Edna Spalding (Sally Fields) and her unending struggle against extraordinary hardships
The Accidental Tourist by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Award-winning drama about the trials of one man. After a man loses his son and his wife leaves him, he becomes detached from the world, until a strange dog-trainer meets him and brings him back out
Body heat by James Brown( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small-time attorney becomes entranced by a beautiful young woman married to a rich and powerful man. He finds himself trapped in a dangerous web which binds and turns him into the pawn of a calculating and manipulative woman
All the way by Jay Roach( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bryan Cranston stars in a riveting look at the formidable challenges and demons faced by President Lyndon Johnson on his tumultuous first year in office, from his accidental ascension to the presidency in November 1963, to his relentless fight to win passage of a landmark Civil Rights Bill with the election of 1964 looming
Silverado by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quattro cowboy bene assortiti - tre bianchi e un nero - uniscono le loro forze contro uno sceriffo corrotto che vuol far piazza pulita dei piccoli proprietari terrieri di Silverado. (Mereghetti)
The truth about Charlie by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and German and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Regina returns home to find her husband, Charlie, murdered and three violent strangers claiming Charlie cheated them out of millions. When she accepts help from a mysterious stranger, she is plunged into a world where a double-cross turns into a triple-cross and trust turns into the deadliest weapon of all
Film noir : bringing darkness to light( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Clips from noir classics and little-known gems, plus interviews with modern noir aficionados like directors Christopher Nolan and Frank Miller, writers James Ellroy and Brian Helgeland and others shape this multifaceted exploration of the movie style that grew out of the hard realities of post-World War II life"--Container
Twilight by Robert Benton( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Ross is a burned-out private eye who's plunged into a murder mystery tied to a long-unsolved case of Hollywood dreams, schemes and cover-ups
The anniversary party by Alan Cumming( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novelist Joe and his actress wife Sally throw a party to celebrate the sixth anniversary of their turbulent marriage. At the party both guests and hosts start telling each other the truth-- something rarely heard in Hollywood
Tuesdays with Morrie by Thomas Rickman( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This made-for-TV movie tells the story of an old man, professor of sociology, Morrie Schwartz, who is dying from ALS. He tells a former student, Mitch Albom, about dying, living and what's important in life
Grand Canyon by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los Angeles oggi: in panne in un ghetto nero, un avvocato evita una brutta fine grazie all'intervento di un meccanico nero, e ne diventa amico. Sua moglie trova un neonato per strada e lo adotta. Ma sembra impossibile arrestare la violenza, che colpisce sia bianchi che neri: non resta che meditare sulla piccolezza umana di fronte al Grand Canyon. (Mereghetti)
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Places in the heart
Alternative Names
Carol Littleton Amerikaans filmeditor

Carol Littleton US-amerikanische Cutterin

Carol Littleton US-amerikanische Filmeditorin

Littleton, Carol 1948-

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