Most widely held works about Julia Ormond
Most widely held works by Julia Ormond
The curious case of Benjamin Button ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and Russian and held by 2,154 libraries worldwide
Daisy Fuller Williams is on her deathbed in a New Orleans hospital the day that Hurricane Katrina hits. At her side is her adult daughter, Caroline. Daisy asks Caroline to read to her aloud from the diary of Daisy's lifelong friend, Benjamin Button. Benjamin's diary recounts his entire extraordinary life. The unusual aspect of his life is that he ages backwards, being born an old man. He is diagnosed with several aged diseases at birth and thus given little chance of survival. He does survive and gets younger with time.
Iron jawed angels ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and German and held by 1,831 libraries worldwide
The dramatized story of Alice Paul and Lucy Burns, leaders of the suffragist women who fought for the passage of the 19th Amendment. They broke from the mainstream women's rights movement to create a more activist wing, daring to push the boundaries to secure women's voting rights in 1920.
Legends of the fall ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 1,742 libraries worldwide
An epic Western saga about a woman and the three sons of a Montana rancher who love her, told against the backdrop of World War I.
Temple Grandin ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,659 libraries worldwide
An engaging portrait of an autistic young woman who became, through timely mentoring and sheer force of will, one of America's most remarkable success stories as a leader in the field of animal husbandry and the humane handling of cattle.
Kit Kittredge an American girl ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,574 libraries worldwide
A young girl enlists the help of her friends to solve a robbery in her home that threatens to put her family's house into foreclosure, after her father leaves town to look for work and her mother takes in borders to make ends meet.
First Knight ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,373 libraries worldwide
This is a new vision of King Arthur's Camelot. A vision of breathtaking battles, heart-pounding courage, of the undeniable love that brought an entire kingdom to its knees ... and the undying passion that made it live forever.
Animal farm ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 1,144 libraries worldwide
This rendering of Orwell's classic is set in the beautiful Irish countryside and populated with a wide variety of barnyard animals. Chaos ensues when the animals take over the farm.
Sabrina ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 760 libraries worldwide
Comedy in which the daughter of the chauffeur for an immensely wealthy family returns from Paris and dazzles the family's two sons.
Sabrina ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 715 libraries worldwide
Sabrina, the naive daughter of the chauffeur for an immensely wealthy family, is obsessed with David, the family's younger son. When Sabrina returns to Long Island from Paris as a sophisticated young woman, she begins a romance with David, who has meanwhile become engaged to the daughter of a wealthy family. This new romance threatens the business interests of Linus, the older son, so he pretends to court Sabrina in order to woo her away from David, but ends up falling in love with her himself.
Smilla's sense of snow ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 572 libraries worldwide
When a young boy from Greenland falls from the top of the house Smilla lives in, she suspects that this was not an accident. As she begins to investigate, she is pulled deeper and deeper into a conspiracy that could very well mean her death.
Che ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 504 libraries worldwide
A portrait of the man who overthrew a dictatorship and became a revolutionary before his life was ended. Includes both Che Part One: The Argentine and Part Two: Guerrilla and bonus features.
The Nazi officer's wife ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 488 libraries worldwide
One Jewish woman's true story of surviving the Holocaust by marrying a Nazi officer.
Traffik ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 423 libraries worldwide
"From the fields of Pakistan through the docks of Hamburg to the halls of London's power elite, this epic drama crosses continents and cultures to portray the dark and dangerous world of international drug smuggling. The intersecting stories of vivid characters-- a British minister with a drug-addicted daughter, the wife of a German businessman whose husband is arrested for drug trafficking, and a Pakistani farmer struggling to live off his land-- spin a powerful web of intrigue and emotion"--AcornMedia WWW page.
I know who killed me ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 411 libraries worldwide
Aubrey Fleming is a bright and promising young woman with friends and family. One night, she unexpectedly disappears. Two weeks later she is found unconscious in the middle of the woods. When she comes to, her loved ones realize she has forgotten her identity and the personality living in her body is Dakota Moss, a character that Aubrey created in one of her stories for an English assignment. Dakota denies ever being Aubrey, but knows that they look identical. Now, Dakota must try to unravel the mystery of how her and Aubrey co-exist and find out who abducted Aubrey that night.
Che. Part one, the Argentine Partie un, l'Argentin ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 398 libraries worldwide
On November 26, 1956, Fidel Castro sails to Cuba with eighty rebels. One of those rebels is Ernesto 'Che' Guevara, an Argentine doctor who shares a common goal with Fidel Castro - to overthrow the corrupt dictatorship of Fulgencio Batista.
The music never stopped ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 397 libraries worldwide
Father and son find a connection through the music that embodied the generation gap of the 1960s. The soundtrack features the Grateful Dead, Bob Dylan, Crosby Stills and Nash, and many more.
Surveillance ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 351 libraries worldwide
It has not been a good day. When Federal Officers Elizabeth Anderson and Sam Hallaway arrive at Captain Billing's office, they have three sets of stories to figure out and a string of vicious murders to consider. One zealot cop, a strung out junkie and an eight year old girl all sit in testimony to the roadside rampage, but as the Feds begin to expose the fragile little details each witness conceals so carefully with a well practiced lie, they soon discover that uncovering 'the truth' can come at a very big cost.
Varian's war ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 267 libraries worldwide
The story of Varian Fry. During World War II, he constructed an elaborate underground rescue network saving some of the most influential figures of that era, including painter Marc Chagall.
Stalin ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and Spanish and held by 241 libraries worldwide
Stalin's rise from obscure revolutionary to feared leader of Russia is documented in vivid detail in this epic.
The wronged man ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 228 libraries worldwide
Paralegal Janet Gregory takes on a pro bono case to help an African-American husband and father who she believes has been wrongly accused of raping a girl in his neighborhood. Her 22-year battle with the justice system will eventually bring him the freedom he deserves and bond the two of them in a life-long friendship.
Adoptive parents Animal scientists Arthur,--King Autistic people Biographical films Biographical television programs Brothers Burns, Lucy,--1879-1966 Cattle--Handling Cuba Depressions Detective and mystery films Diaries Domestic animals Drama Epic films Fantasy films Feature films Feature films Fiction films Fiction television programs Film adaptations Film adaptations Films Films for the hearing impaired Films--for the hearing impaired Grandin, Temple Guevara, Ernesto,--1928-1967 Historical films Historical television programs History Infants--Diseases Juvenile works Kittredge, Kit (Fictitious character) Knights and knighthood Livestock--Handling Louisiana--New Orleans Ludlow family Made-for-TV movies Man-woman relationships Melodramas (Motion pictures) Montana Paul, Alice,--1885-1977 Political fiction Revolution (Cuba : 1959) Robbery investigation Suffragists Television adaptations United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired
Multiple languages (9)
No Linguistic content (6)