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Metcalf, Laurie 1955-

Overview
Works: 203 works in 354 publications in 4 languages and 16,479 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Parodies, imitations, etc  History  Fiction  Science fiction films  Animated films  Children's songs 
Roles: Actor, Interviewee, Performer, Author, Recipient
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Laurie Metcalf
 
Most widely held works by Laurie Metcalf
Toy story by John Lasseter( Visual )
26 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 3,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Woody the cowboy and Buzz Lightyear, two talking toys, have a fantastic adventure when they go out into the world
Treasure planet by Ron Clements( Visual )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 1,880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jim is a young man who grew up reading tales of pirates and adventures on the high seas, and longs for similar excitement in his own life. One day a dying man hands him a map and gives him a warning. Upon careful examination, Jim realizes the map charts the course to Treasure Planet, a distant world where hundreds of space pirates have stashed their loot. Jim is certain this is the adventure he's been dreaming of and sets out to find the fabled Treasure Planet
Meet the Robinsons ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join a brilliant young inventor named Lewis as he sets off on a time-traveling journey to find the family he never knew. In the world of 2037, hip-hoppin' frogs and dogs that wear glasses are as common as talking dinosaurs. In an amazing twist, Lewis discovers that the fate of the future rests in his hands, but he can't save it alone. He meets the wacky Robinson family, who help him learn to keep moving forward and never stop believing in himself
Toy story 2 by John Lasseter( Visual )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Mientras Andy se encuentra de vacaciones en su campamento de verano, Woody es secuestrado por Al, un avaro coleccionista de juguetes que necesita al juguete favorito de Andy para completar su colección. Junto con Jesse, Tiro al Blanco y el Explorador, Woody está en camino a un museo en el que pasará el resto de su vida detrás de una vitrina. Ahora, depende de Buzz, el Sr. Cara de Papa, Hamm, Rex y Slinky rescatar a su amigo y recordarle lo que significa ser un juguete". -- Información impresa en el envase
JFK by Oliver Stone( Visual )
24 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of New Orleans District Attorney Jim Garrison whose investigation into the assassination of John F. Kennedy became an obsession
Scream 2 by Wes Craven( Visual )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Away at college, Sidney Prescott (Neve Campbell) thought she'd put the murders that shattered her life behind her, until a copy cat killer begins acting out a real-life sequel
Dear God ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tom Turner a is money-scamming con artist who goes from no-good to doing good. His transformation begins when a judge gives him a choice of work or prison. Tim chooses work, and is assigned to a post office's Dead Letter Office. There he begins a con of divine proportions - by responding to letters addressed to God. With a few "miracles", he's in the right place to pocket any offerings mailed back. But an unexpected miracle takes place when the city starts cheering on Tom and his loony "God Squad."
Georgia rule by Garry Marshall( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rachel is a rebellious teenager who is uncontrollable. With her latest car crash, Rachel has broken the final rule in mom Lily's San Francisco home. Lily hauls her daughter to the one place she swore she'd never return, her mother's Idaho farm. Georgia is not your typical sweet and doting grandmother. She lives her life by a number of unbreakable rules, demanding anyone who shares her home do the same. Now Georgia is saddled with raising the young woman and it will require each patient breath she takes to understand Rachel's fury. But as Rachel succumbs to her summer of misery, Georgia notices something is changing within her granddaughter. Given structure and responsibilities, Rachel is letting her guard down and learning compassion. Her journey will lead all three women to revelations of buried family secrets and an understanding that, regardless what happens, the ties that bind can never be broken
Roseanne ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'Roseanne' is the story of a working class family struggling with life's essential problems: marriage, children, money, and parents-in-law
Uncle Buck ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy about an idle, good-natured bachelor who's left in charge of his nephew and nieces during a family crisis
Internal affairs ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dennis Peck knows how to get around the law, because he is a cop. Raymond Avilla is the investigator who is determined to bring Peck to justice, even as Peck threatens Avilla's career, marriage, and sanity
Balloon farm ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An enigmatic newcomer to a drought-ravaged farming community grows a crop of colorful balloons in his field. At first the townspeople believe the balloons are a sign of hope until a grouchy old man leads them to believe that they were swindled
Roseanne ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a lower-class family struggling with life's essential problems: marriage, children, money and parent's-in-law. The story circles around the Connor family - a family of five (DJ, Darlene, Becky, Roseanne and Dan). Roseanne is the mom who is being accompanied in her quest to keep the family together by her sister Jackie and various friends over the years
America in primetime ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Since its inception, television has served as a lens on American society, and in the expansive world of modern TV. Today's heroes and villains have come a long way from their predecessors. Showcased is this iconic American art form, which has both reflected and shaped the country's national character. Each episode focuses on an enduring character archetype, as seen through generations of television programs
Steel city ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Carl Lee is involved in a fatal car accident he finds himself behind bars, cut off from his life and alienated by his family. His youngest son, PJ, confused by life without his dad, is the only person to visit him. While PJ's girlfriend stays lovingly by his side and his Uncle Vic extends a helping hand, a belligerent older brother and the reality of being on his own force PJ to grow up faster than he'd like. It's not until a devastating secret is revealed that the family reunites and a regretful father learns that you can never take back the past, but you can let go of it
Balloon farm ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a friendly newcomer arrives in a drought-stricken town, he surprises everyone by growing an amazing crop of balloons
Roseanne ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'Roseanne' is the story of a working class family struggling with life's essential problems: marriage, children, money, and parents-in-law. For the Conner household, it was the year of Lanford Custom Cycles and Rodbell's Luncheonette, Roseanne's breast reduction and bingo addiction, Becky's birth control, Dan's bowling team, Darlene in black, a Las Vegas wedding and even an alien abduction
Roseanne ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this season, Roseanne is out of work, Dan's bike shop goes under, Becky moves away, the Connors electricity is turned off, Darlene turns sweet 16, The Lunch Box opens, Nancy comes out, David moves in, DJ becomes a peeping tom, and Dan and Roseanne celebrate their 20th anniversary
Always outnumbered, always outgunned by Michael Apted( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ex-con moves to L.A. to find work and creates a disturbance by fighting for a position. More importantly he touches the lives of many of his neighbors including an older man dying of cancer, a young married couple whose husband is too proud to accept a lesser position which causes strife with his wife, and a young boy on the verge of getting in trouble with street gangs
Roseanne ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'Roseanne' is the story of a working class family struggling with life's essential problems: marriage, children, money, and parents-in-law. In the sixth season, Roseanne finds a surprising stash, Dan re-connects with an old flame, Jackie becomes pregnant, Darlene leaves for college, Becky returns home, DJ sneaks off to church, and also the series' shocking lesbian kiss, a Halloween to remember and a Thanksgiving the Conners wish they could forget
 
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Alternative Names
Metcalf, Lauren Ophelia 1955-
Languages
English (122)
Spanish (3)
Portuguese (1)
French (1)
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