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LeGros, James

Overview
Works: 95 works in 229 publications in 5 languages and 12,204 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Fiction  Film adaptations  Reality television programs  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by James LeGros
Vantage point by Sigourney Weaver ( Visual )
8 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
U.S. president Ashton is in Salamanca, Spain to announce plans for a major global summit on terrorism. As he stands behind the podium in front of a loudly cheering crowd, he is shot twice. This is followed minutes later by a small explosion and then a massive blast. Secret Service agents Barnes, Taylor, and Holden immediately jump into action, trying to find the terrorists responsible amid all the chaos. First, the events are seen through the eyes of television news producer Rex Brooks. Then, the assassination attempt is replayed from seven different points of view. Each perspective reveals a few more clues
Mildred Pierce by Todd Haynes ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An intimate portrait of a uniquely independent woman who finds herself newly divorced during the Depression years and struggles to carve out a new life for herself and her family. The story explores Mildred's unreasonable devotion to her insatiable daughter Veda, as well as the complex relationship she shares with the indolent men in her life, including her polo-playing lover Monty Beragon and ex-husband Bert Pierce
Zodiac by David Fincher ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A serial killer in the San Francisco Bay Area taunts police with his letters and cryptic messages. We follow the investigators and reporters in this lightly fictionalized account of the true 1970's case as they search for the murderer, becoming obsessed with the case. Based on Robert Graysmith's book, the movie's focus is the lives and careers of the detectives and newspaper people
Catch that kid by Kristen Stewart ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Meet Maddy, Gus and Austin: three kids on a mission! They're three close friends with special talents. One is a champion rock climber, one is a computer genius and the other is a mechanical whiz who specializes in go-carts. Their task: to scale the heights and crack a high-tech bank vault to save Maddy's ailing Dad, but they have to do all this in time to finish their homework
Scotland, Pa ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fast food and ambition make up a daily special of murder and mystery 70's style
Lovely & amazing ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"An intimate family portrait of four hapless but resilient women and the bittersweet lessons they learn in keeping up with the hectic demands of their individual neuroses"--Container
A birder's guide to everything ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fifteen year old birding fanatic thinks that he's made the discovery of a lifetime. On the eve of his father's remarriage, he escapes on an epic road trip with his best friends to solidify their place in birding history
Night moves by Kelly Reichardt ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of three radical environmentalists coming together to execute the most intense protest of their lives: the explosion of a hydroelectric dam
Living in oblivion ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and German and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The leading man has just had a disastrous one-night stand with the leading lady. The cinematographer is breaking up with the assistant director. The director's mother has wandered onto the set and the dwarf hired for the dream sequence has an attitude
Trust the man ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rebecca is an actress who is married to Tom; together they have two children. As Rebecca begins rehearsals on a new play at the Lincoln Center, Tom stays at home to watch the kids. He begins to think about how horny he is. They go to see a counselor and discuss their sexual problems. Tom wants to have sex twice a day, while Rebecca thinks Tom is a maniac. Rebecca's brother, Tobey is in a long term relationship with Elaine, Rebecca's best friend, who suddenly hears her biological clock ticking and realizes she wants to be married and have a child. This is not good news for commitment phobic Tobey
Skateland ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For Ritchie Wheeler, a carefree teenager growing up in a small Texas town, Skateland is more than just a local roller rink, it's a fading symbol of friendship and good times. Now, everything's changing and the only thing Ritchie can hang on to is his budding romance with the sweet and beautiful Michelle. But one fateful night will force Ritchie to face the future and make the most important decision of his life
November ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Photographer Sophie Jacob's boyfriend is shot during a robbery and dies. Sophie feels guilty, thinking she could have done something to prevent his death. She tries her best to put the tragedy behind her, but soon reality and fantasy begin to blur
Safe by Todd Haynes ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama about a suburban housewife in northern California whose affluent environment turns against her, causing environmentally-induced disease
The last winter by Larry Fessenden ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An unknown evil is stalking a group of oil scouts in northern Alaska, and they soon find that not everything under the ice and snow is buried for good
Redwood Highway by Shirley Knight ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Living in a comfortable retirement community in Southern Oregon, estranged from her family and generally not happy about life, Marie decides to journey 80 miles on foot to the coast and revisit the ocean of her past for the first time in 45 years. Once reluctant to attend her granddaughter's wedding, she now arrives as an unexpected guest. Along the way, she meets an extraordinary cast of characters and discovers that she's never too old to learn something about life and about herself
The Rapture ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman, so unhappy with her life that she attempts suicide, undergoes a religious conversion when she is comforted by members of a cult. Her involvement with the cult leads to a frightening and ultimately tragic denouement
Bad girls by Jonathan Kaplan ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wild west story of four fallen women on the run branded as outlaws, pursued by a posse and traced by Pinkerton detectives, but hoping to start new lives in Oregon
Where the day takes you ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the darkside of Tinseltown, there lives a group of runaways. The gang of teenagers are lead by King. They survive on the streets begging, prostituting and stealing money. Among King's best friends are Little J, who is a gay prostitute; Greg, who is drug addicted capable of stealing to buy drugs with the dealer Ted; and the paralytic Manny. When newcomer and runaway Heather comes from Chicago, she meets King. They fall in love for each other. But when Little J kills Tommy Ray to protect King, he is falsely accused of murder and chased by the police, with tragic consequences
The myth of fingerprints ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Warren returns home for Thanksgiving after three years. His family consists of his parents, his over-sexed sister and her long-suffering lover, his romantically distant younger brother, and his immature younger sister. The blackly comic story examines how each adult sibling has problems expressing feelings and explores their relationships with their emotionally crippled father
Damaged care ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the tradition of Erin Brockovich, based on the true story of one woman doctor's quest to bring justice to people battling HMOs to get the care they need
 
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