WorldCat Identities

Hershey, Barbara 1948-

Works: 412 works in 1,605 publications in 9 languages and 35,689 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  Sports films  Made-for-TV movies  Children's films  Juvenile works  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Author, Artist, Costume designer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Barbara Hershey
Most widely held works by Barbara Hershey
Hoosiers by -( Visual )

79 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A basketball coach with a checkered past becomes the new coach of the underdog high school basketball team in a 1951 sleepy Indiana farm town, using methods that infuriate the townspeople
Black Swan by Darren Aronofsky( Visual )

54 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nina is a ballerina in a New York City ballet company. Her life, like most in her profession, is completely consumed with dance. She lives with her mother Erica, a former ballerina who exerts a suffocating control over her. When artistic director Thomas Leroy decides to replace prima ballerina Beth MacIntyre for the opening production of their new season, Swan Lake, Nina is his first choice. But Nina has competition: new dancer Lily, who impresses Leroy as well. Swan Lake requires a dancer who can play both the White Swan with innocence and grace, and the Black Swan, who represents guile and sensuality. Nina fits the White Swan role perfectly but Lily is the personification of the Black Swan. As the two young dancers expand their rivalry into a twisted friendship, Nina begins to get more in touch with her dark side - a recklessness that threatens to destroy her
Beaches by Ealing Corporation( Visual )

43 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 1,900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two childhood friends are reunited in their middle age and one learns she is dying of a fatal disease. Featured for the first time on Blu-ray
The Natural by Bernard Malamud( Visual )

17 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 1,758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A once-promising baseball player on his way to stardom in the big leagues, finds his dreams shattered when a mysterious woman and a silver bullet end his career prematurely. Sixteen years later, armed with his childhood bat "Wonderboy," comes back to baseball, joins the roster of the lowly New York Knights to see if he can overcome physical pain and the nefarious forces around him and lead his team to the pennant
The last temptation of Christ by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

85 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this controversial movie Jesus, as both fully human and fully divine, is viewed in this film free of sin but subject to all temptations, including sexual ones
Insidious by James Wan( Visual )

38 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Josh and Renai have a happy family, until tragedy strikes their young son, and he begins to experience things that science cannot explain. Now they must try to prevent evil spirits from trapping their comatose child in a realm called The Further
Hannah and her sisters by Woody Allen( Visual )

37 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The eldest daughter of show-biz parents, Hannah is a devoted wife, loving mother, and successful actress. A loyal supporter of her two aimless sisters Lee and Holly, she's also the emotional backbone of a family that seems to resent her stability almost as much as they depend on it. But when Hannah's perfect world is quietyly sabotaged by sibling rivalry, she finally begins to see that she's as lost as everyone else, and in order to find herself, she'll have to choose -- between the independence her family can't live with ... and the family she can't live without."--Container
Falling down by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

59 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After he's downsized from his job, an emotionally unstable man slowly loses his mind, unleashing a spree of violence on those that he sees as detriments to society
Daniel Deronda by George Eliot( Visual )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 1,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel Deronda is sensitive and charming, the illegitimate son of an aristocrat, haunted by the secrets that shroud his birth. Beautiful, vivacious Gwendolen Harleth is a gambler and short on cash. When they meet at the roulette table, sparks fly. But above all, Gwendolen needs money, and the icy aristrocrat Henleigh Grandcourt is more than happy to provide. As her situation becomes more and more oppressive, she turns to Daniel for help-- only to discover his involvement with the young Jewish singer Mirah Lapidoth. Torn between his attraction to Gwendolen and his passion for Mirah and the plight of her people, Daniel is forced to look at his own mysterious past and find out who he really is-- and who he wants to be
Return to Lonesome Dove by Mike Robe( Visual )

24 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After returning the body of Gus McCrae to Lonesome Dove, Woodrow Call takes on the challenge of driving a herd of wild mustangs 2500 miles north of the Hat Creek Ranch in Montana. But tragedy, despair and deceit will greet him before he ever gets there
Insidious by Rose Byrne( Visual )

25 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The haunted Lambert family seeks to uncover the mysterious childhood secret that has left them dangerously connected to the spirit world
The portrait of a lady by Jane Campion( Visual )

72 editions published between 1996 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isabel Archer is a young woman of daring independence and equally fierce desires. But her head-strong innocence is no match for the manipulations of her duplicitous friend Madame Merle and the devious Gilbert Osmond
Swing kids by Thomas Carter( Visual )

19 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two swing-music loving friends in Nazi Germany must choose between their individual freedom or loyalty to the murderous Third Reich
Lantana by Ray Lawrence( Visual )

48 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lantana: a noxious and troublesome weed with dense and spiky undergrowth, sometimes cultivated for its colorful, aromatic flowers (film website). Like the plant, this film is a thicket: lovely and sweet smelling on its surface, dense and thorny beneath. In Lantana, a quartet of married couples from different strata of urban Australian life--wealthy Valerie and John, the middle-class Zats, working-class Jane and her estranged husband Pete, and struggling, just barely working-class Nik and Paula--are connected by psychiatrist Valerie, whose disappearance is the event around which these couples lives begin to revolve. The delicately layered storyline reminds viewers of three essential truths about human existence: No one is exactly what he or she seems; actions generate ripples that reach far beyond the actions themselves; and life does go on, no matter what, but it is never the same as before. Before what? Before everything
Anne of Green Gables by L. M Montgomery( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is 1945 and a grown up Anne Shirley returns to Prince Edward Island for an extended visit. She agrees to write a play for a local theatre producer in hopes that it will keep her mind off of her only son who is serving in the Armed Forces overseas. A letter is discovered from the father who abandoned her as a child, bringing up the memories of her early childhood
Abraham by BBC Wales( Visual )

29 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abraham leaves the pagan land of Ur for the promised land of Canaan, after being promised by God that doing so will cause his descendents to become a great and numerous tribe
The right stuff by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

30 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the heroic story of Chuck Yeager (the first person to fly faster than the speed of sound), the Flying Fraternity and the Mercury Astronauts-the first Americans in space. The bravery and daring exploits of these men captured the imagination of the American public during the 1940s and the 1950s. Re-creates these breathtaking events in emotionally riveting and suspenseful detail
Last of the Dogmen by Tab Murphy( Visual )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bounty hunter and an expert in Native American culture discover an Indian tribe thought massacred over 100 years ago
Tin men by Barry Levinson( Visual )

16 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two less-than-honest aluminum siding salesmen in 1963 Baltimore meet in a fender bender, but their bruised egos and quick tempers turn the minor accident into a major vendetta against each other's symbols of success--their prized Cadillacs
The stunt man by Richard Rush( Visual )

28 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Vietnam veteran Cameron is on the run from the police when he stumbles onto the set of a war movie directed by megalomaniac Eli Cross. But when the young fugitive is forced to replace a dead stunt man, he falls in love with the movie's leading lady while trying to avoid getting arrested or killed. Is Eli trying to capture Cameron's death on film? And what happens to a paranoid stunt man when illusion and reality change places?"--Container
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The last temptation of Christ
BeachesThe last temptation of ChristFalling downDaniel DerondaLantanaThe right stuff
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Barbara Hershey actrice américaine

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