Mastrantonio, Mary Elizabeth
Most widely held works about Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio
Most widely held works by Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio
Robin Hood prince of thieves ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,659 libraries worldwide
A Robin Hood for the 90's, light years removed from the romantic vision of Errol Flynn ... but this gritty, pumped-up version can stand on its own. Rough, tough, and a rousing good time, with this version of the Sheriff of Nottingham a real surprise.
The abyss ( Visual )
48 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,064 libraries worldwide
When a nuclear missile sub mysteriously sinks, the Navy commandeers the crew of a civilian deep-sea oil rig to help in the rescue operation. This perilous mission becomes a wondrous odyssey into the unknown as forces from the ocean's deepest region begin to make contact with the divers.
The color of money ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in English and held by 1,012 libraries worldwide
"The Color of Money" is a decades-later sequel to "The Hustler." 25 years on, Fast Eddie is now a nattily dressed, silver-haired liquor salesman working the Midwest in his white Cadillac. His neat mustache and smiling deviltry are also employed in his other profession--stake horse to up and coming pool hustlers. One night he sees a kid playing who is so good that Eddie's laboriously buried memories are stirred. Vincent and his girlfriend Carmen have been working minor-league hustles, but with Eddie's help, all three could jump straight into the world of big-money pool, and an upcoming 9-ball tournament in Atlantic City. First, however, Vincent must learn to put the making of money above every other consideration, lure, and temptation in the pool hall. In the process, Eddie and Vincent's relationship erupts into a battle of passion vs. practicality, game theory vs. psychological warfare, where knowledge of human nature is trumps.
Class action ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and French and held by 707 libraries worldwide
Two lawyers, father and daughter, face off against each other in a multimillion dollar lawsuit. The case concerns a potentially defective auto design that could involve corporate corruption and violations of legal ethics.
The abyss ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 468 libraries worldwide
When a nuclear submarine mysteriously sinks, the Navy commandeers the crew of a civilian deep sea oil rig to help in the rescue operation. This perilous mission becomes a wondrous odyssey into the unknown as forces from the ocean's deepest region begin to make contact with the divers.
Limbo ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and French and held by 444 libraries worldwide
Story revolves around Joe Gastineau, a fisherman traumatized by an accident at sea years before, singer Donna de Angelo, and her teenage daughter Noelle who come into Joe's life. When Joe's fast-talking half-brother Bobby returns to town and asks Joe for a favor, the lives of the characters are changed forever.
Three wishes ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 396 libraries worldwide
A mother and her two young sons try to survive the best they can since her husband, the boys' father, is presumed to have died in the Korean War. One day they meet an injured stranger and his dog who change their lives.
The January man ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and German and held by 376 libraries worldwide
When there's a strangler on the loose in New York, Nick Starkey is assigned to the case. Within days, he is up to his ears in murder, corruption and comedy.
My life so far ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 361 libraries worldwide
A memoir of the lives of a family growing up on a post World War I British estate. When the elder woman's son arrives with his French maid, everything gets thrown into turmoil.
The perfect storm ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 347 libraries worldwide
The Andrea Gail is a sword fishing boat out of Gloucester, Massachusetts. Billy Tyne is her captain, down-on-his-luck from a recent losing streak, looking to bring back one big score so he and his crew will have the money to stay ashore during the coming winter. So out they go, and they hit it big, hauling in what the crew estimates is a quarter-million-dollars worth of fish. Unfortunately, they haven't paid attention to the weather forecasts or the radio, and the boat is right in the path of what will become one of the most terrifying and fantastic storms of the century. The always-beating heart of the adventure are the men (and women) who go down to the sea in ships and are oft-times lost at sea, doing battle with the unpredictable, sometimes vicious forces of Nature. Based on a true story, and dedicated to the ten thousand Gloucestermen who have died at sea since 1623.
The Brooke Ellison story ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 319 libraries worldwide
Paralyzed from the neck down by a car accident, eleven-year-old Brooke Ellison and her family fight to help her live her dreams-including graduating with honors from Harvard University.
Man of La Mancha the new Broadway cast recording by Mitch Leigh ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and German and held by 310 libraries worldwide
The Russell Girl ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
Sarah, the picture-perfect girl-next-door, took a job in Chicago thinking she could escape memories of a tragic accident that she blames on herself. But when she receives some unsettling news, Sarah decides to return home and try to heal old wounds.
The perfect storm ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
"George Clooney and Mark Wahlberg lead a talented cast in this harrowing special-effects adventure intercutting the plight of seafarers struggling to reach safe harbor with the heroics of air/sea rescue crews"--Container.
The Anton Chekhov collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
A collection of plays by Chekhov originally produced for television by the BBC.
Consenting adults ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
When two couples living next door to each other grow too close, one of the husbands risks everything for his passion for his neighbor's wife.
The films of Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
Martin Scorsese talks about his films and the making of them, provides a brief autobiographical introduction of how he got started in his career, and follows with film reminiscences giving insights about the production, the casting process, studios, the industry and experiences with collaborators.
Two bits ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 209 libraries worldwide
Gennaro is a youngster who'll do anything to earn "two bits" (a quarter) to get into the brand-new neighborhood movie theater. When he finds his pockets are still empty after a day of unforgettable adventures, his mischievous Grandpa offers him an intriguing bargain.
White sands ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
To untangle a mystery, a small-town sheriff takes on the identity of a murdered FBI agent and becomes the man on the inside of an international crime ring.
Scarface ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Inspired by the 1932 classic of the same title, Scarface follows the violent career of a smalltime Cuban refugee hoodlum who guns his way to the top of Miami's cocaine empire.
Action and adventure films Alaska American fiction Andrea Gail (Boat) Class actions (Civil procedure) Closed captioning Cold War (1945-1989) Comedy films Deep diving Deep-sea drilling ships Detective and mystery films Drama England Feature films Feature films Film adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Fisheries Fishers Fishing boats Folklore Gamblers Gambling Halloween Nor'easter (1991) Human-alien encounters Junger, Sebastian Life on other planets Manners and customs Man-woman relationships Natural disasters New England New Jersey--Atlantic City North Atlantic Ocean Nuclear submarines Ocean bottom Pool (Game) Products liability--Automobiles Robin Hood (Legendary character) Science fiction films Science fiction films Shipwrecks Sports films Submarine disasters Swindlers and swindling Swordfish fisheries Thrillers (Motion pictures) Triangles (Interpersonal relations) United States Video recordings for the hearing impaired Video recordings--for the hearing impaired
Mastrantonio, M. E.
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