WorldCat Identities

Mathis, Samantha

Overview
Works: 135 works in 368 publications in 4 languages and 17,900 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Television adaptations  Juvenile works  Romantic comedy films  Musical films  Sports films  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Samantha Mathis
Little women by Gillian Armstrong( Visual )
20 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 3,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story about the March family of four daughters and a strong mother (Sarandon) who, because her husband is away serving in the Army during the Civil War, must raise her "little women" on her own. The daughters include: spirited Jo (Ryder) who longs for a career as a writer; beautiful and conservative older sister Meg (Alvarado); fragile Beth (Danes); and the romantic Amy (Dunst/Mathis). Through the years, as they become women, the sisters share their most cherished and painful moments of self-discovery as their mother's pride and strength guide them through questions of independence, romance and virtue
FernGully the last rainforest by Bill Kroyer( Visual )
18 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 1,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Magic and adventure await in FernGully, a spectacular rainforest where a bat named Batty, whose radar has gone haywire, joins together with Crysta, Pips and the Beetle Boys to save their marvelous world from the evil Hexxus
Broken arrow by John Woo( Visual )
30 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two military pilots engage in a no-holds-barred battle against time and each other in a race to recover two stolen nuclear warheads
The American president by Rob Reiner( Visual )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dave: Kevin Kline stars as an off-the-wall, temporary replacement for the missing president. His unusual style of governing and decision making tip off the opposition that something is definitely "out-of-order" in Washington
American psycho by Mary Harron( Visual )
20 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young, handsome man with a Harvard education and success on Wall Street has terrible urges that take him in pursuit of women, greed, and murder
Buried by Rodrigo Cortés( Visual )
15 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Paul Conroy is not ready to die. But when he wakes up six feet underground with no idea of who put him there or why, life for the truck driver and family man instantly becomes a hellish struggle for survival. Buried with only a cell phone and a lighter, his contact with the outside world and ability to piece together clues that could help him discover his location are maddeningly limited ... Paul has only ninety minutes to be rescued before his worst nightmare comes true"--Container
Atlas shrugged II the strike ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Part two of Ayn Rand's groundbreaking novel... The global economy is on the brink of collapse. Brilliant creators, from artists to industrialists, continue to mysteriously disappear. Dagny Taggart, Vice President in Charge of Operations for Taggart Transcontinental, has discovered what may very well be the answer to a mounting energy crisis--a revolutionary motor that could seemingly power the world. But, the motor is dead-- there's no one left to decipher its secret-- and, someone is watching. It's a race against the clock to find the inventor before the motor of the world is stopped for good"--Container
The Punisher by Jonathan Hensleigh( Visual )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Punisher walks through the same world we all know, a world darkened by war, by crime, by cruelty, and by injustice. He has no superpowers to battle the evil he sees all around him. He only has his fierce intelligence, his years of combat experience and, above all, his ironclad determination to avenge those wronged by society's villains, including those who killed his family
The mists of Avalon by Anjelica Huston( Visual )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Widescreen. The mists of Avalon follows the women of Avalon from their childhoods through the ultimate fulfillment of their destinies in the battle between Christianity and Paganism that threatens to bring down Arthur's kingdom
Believe in me ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Coach Clay Driscoll is a small town basketball coach who seems to have everything going against him. A team he doesn't want. A town that doesn't support girl's sports and small town politics that threaten to undermine any chance he has of winning. But his pride and his "girls" refuse to let him quit. Both the young women and their hard-headed coach fight for equality and a share of the dream, taking on the town prejudice and their own self-doubt. Based on the true story of Jim Keith and the Lady Cyclones
Pump up the volume by Allan Moyle( Visual )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and French and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
By day, Mark Hunter is a painfully shy kid in a small Arizona town. But by night, he's Hard Harry, the cynical, uncensored DJ of a pirate radio station. Idolized by his high school classmates (who are unaware of his real identity), Harry becomes a hero with his fiercely funny monologues on sex, love and rock and roll. But when he exposes the corrupt school principal, she calls in the FCC to shut Harry down. [Container notes]
The new daughter ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John, a newly divorced father moves into a rural South Carolina home with his adolescent daughter Louisa and young son Sam. But when Louisa begins to behave in a bizarre and increasingly violent manner, John must uncover the truth behind her transformation. Is the former owner's shocking secret to blame? And how far will a father go to protect his daughter from an ancient evil determined to take her over?
Catalyst by Laurie Halse Anderson( Recording )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Meet Kate Malone, straight-A science and math geek, minister's daughter, ace long-distance runner, girlfriend (to Mitchell "Early Decision Harvard" Pangborn III), unwilling family caretaker, and emotional avoidance champion. Kate manages her life by organizing it, as logically as the periodic table. She can handle it all--or so she thinks. Then things happen like a string of chemical reactions: first, the Malones' neighbors get burned out of their own home and move in. Because her father is a Good Man of God (and a Not Very Thoughtful Parent), Kate has to share her room with her nemesis, Teri Litch, and Teri's troublemaking but adorable little brother. The days are ticking down and she's still waiting to hear from the only college she's applied to: MIT. Kate's life is less and less under control--and then, something happens that truly blows it all apart
Local color ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A renowned artist looks back on the summer of his defining year, 1974, when he befriended an elderly, alcoholic yet genius painter who has turned his back not only on art, but on life. Together, both student and master learn valuable lessons
How to make an American quilt by Jocelyn Moorhouse( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman visits her grandmother one summer to think over a marriage proposal, and the women in a quilting bee confide to her the stories of the loves that have shaped their lives
Nightmares & dreamscapes by Stephen King( Visual )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eight mind-bending stories, each featuring an all-star cast and cutting-edge special effects. Each episode is adapted from one of Stephen King's short stories
Unanswered prayers by Steven Schachter( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A riveting drama about an all-American family man whose commitment to tested when his fantasy love from high school comes back into his life. Is this just a temptation, or is this an answer to his prayer? A thought-provoking story about marriage, family, community and faith
Lebanon, Pa ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Will leaves Philadelphia to bury his recently deceased father in small-town Lebanon, he forms an unexpected friendship with CJ, his bright, newly pregnant, 17-year-old cousin. As Will becomes interested in CJ's married teacher and CJ confronts her conflicted father, both struggle with decisions about the future paths their lives will take. Lebanon, Pa. tenderly explores the cultural divide in America through the lives of one extended family
The thing called love by Peter Bogdanovich( Visual )
16 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Nashville, Tennessee, four musical hopefuls become friends and begin a rocky ride to what they hope will be stardom
'Salem's Lot ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A journalist returns to his hometown to research the mysterious memories that have haunted him since childhood. But soon, the closely held secrets of small-town life turn into unimaginable terror when a fearsome stranger arrives-- looking to sink his teeth into a new home
 
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Languages
English (183)
French (8)
German (4)
Spanish (1)
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