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Crewson, Wendy

Overview
Works: 196 works in 607 publications in 8 languages and 24,009 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Christmas films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Fantasy films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Melodrama 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Wendy Crewson
The Santa Clause by John Pasquin( Visual )

45 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scott is distressed to learn that his ex-wife and her husband have informed his son, Charlie, that there is no Santa Claus. While a sullen Charlie visits his dad on Christmas Eve, a noise on the roof brings them outside. It turns out that there is a Santa after all, and Scott has just accidentally killed him. Because of "the Santa clause," Scott inherits the job of Santa. As the next year passes, Scott rapidly gains weight, grows a white beard and meets the elf Bernard. Charlie's stepdad becomes concerned about Scott's and forces him to undergo a psychiatric evaluation
The Santa clause 2 by Michael Lembeck( Visual )

29 editions published between 2002 and 2019 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scott Calvin has been Santa Claus for the past eight years, and his elves consider him the best ever. But Santa's world is turned upside down when his son gets on the naughty list, and if Scott doesn't marry soon, he'll stop being Santa forever
Air Force One by Wolfgang Petersen( Visual )

59 editions published between 1997 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 2,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An uncompromising U.S. president has just told the world he will not negotiate with terrorists, but when Russian terrorists hijack Air Force One, the President is faced with a nearly impossible decision-- give in to terrorist demands or sacrifice not only the country's dignity, but the lives of his wife and daughter
Away from Her by Sarah Polley( Visual )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fiona and Grant are an Ontario couple who have been married for over 40 years. During the twilight of their years, Grant is forced to face the fact that Fiona's "forgetfulness" actually is Alzheimer's. After Fiona wanders away and is found, the decision is made for her to go into a nursing home. For the first time in their relationship, they are forced to undergo a separation since the nursing home has a "no-visitors" policy for the first 30 days of a patient's stay. When Grant visits Fiona after the orientation period, he is devastated to find out that not only has she seemingly forgotten him, but she has transferred her affections to another man. As the distance between husband and wife grows, Grant must draw upon his love for Fiona to perform an act of self-sacrifice in order to ensure her happiness
The vow( Visual )

10 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young couple have a car accident that puts the wife in a coma. After she wakes up with severe memory loss, her husband sets his sights on winning her heart again
Santa Clause 3 : the escape clause( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With another Christmas season fast approaching, Santa Claus/Scott Calvin is feeling even more pressure. Mrs. Claus is expecting a little Claus. She is also longing for the company of some "tall people." So Scott agrees to let her parents visit as long as they believe that they're really in Canada rather than at the North Pole. Further complicating matters is a visit by Scott's ex-wife, her husband, and their daughter, Lucy. A member of the Council of Legendary Figures, Jack Frost is a very bad boy. He is supremely jealous of the figures who have their own holidays, especially Santa. So he launches a plan to sabotage the toy factory and compel Scott to invoke the little-known Escape Clause and wish he'd never become Santa. The resulting chaos has Scott rewinding 12 years and juggling a full house of family and the mischievous Jack Frost, who is scheming to take over the 'big guy's' holiday
On the basis of sex by Mimi Leder( Visual )

2 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 1,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by the powerful true story of a young Ruth Bader Ginsburg, On the Basis of Sex depicts a then-struggling attorney and new mother facing adversity in her fight for equal rights. When Ruth takes on a ground-breaking case, she knows the outcome could alter the courts' view of gender discrimination. Stronger together, Ruth teams up with her husband, Martin Ginsburg, to fight the case that catapults her into one of the most important public figures of our time
Bicentennial man by Robin Williams( Visual )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about an android "household appliance" robot who just wants to be a regular guy
The Clearing by Palmer West( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful businessman is kidnapped by a mysterious man, who is disturbingly familiar with the intimate details of his prisoner's personal life
The seeker : the dark is rising by Inc Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During Christmas break from school, a seemingly typical teenager discovers that he is anything but ordinary. As the seventh son of a seventh son, Will Stanton is The Seeker - a chosen warrior destined to restore the delicate earthly balance between Light and Dark. Guided by ancient protectors of the Light, young Will must travel through time to gather the hidden signs that hold the ultimate power to protect the world
Into the forest by Patricia Rozema( Visual )

8 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and German and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a worldwide power outage, two sisters must work together in order to survive in their increasingly treacherous new world while fighting intruders, disease, loneliness, and starvation
The covenant by Renny Harlin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The descendants of the founding families of Ipswich, Massachusetts, Caleb, Reid, Sims, and Pogue, are teenagers who have it all. This includes witch-like powers they inherited from their ancestors. At the age of 18, which Caleb will hit first, they will "ascend" into their mature powers. The catch is that every time they use their powers, it ages them. On the eve of Caleb's ascension, the group finds that someone else has been using their powers to cause trouble. Now, the four must find out who it is and put a stop to it before people start getting hurt
Winnie Mandela by Jennifer Hudson( Visual )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Moving from a remote tribal village to the sprawling metropolis of Johannesburg, South Africa, a proud young Winnie ... soon found love with a rising political star, Nelson Mandela ... When Nelson was imprisoned for protesting the brutal Apartheid government, Winnie worked tirelessly to win his freedom and to carry on his message of peace and equality. Her struggle to keep the Mandela dream alive was rewarded by years of persecution and imprisonment, including 18 months of solitary confinement. Throughout, her resolve to fight for her freedom, her family and her country never wavered. Her leadership and unconquerable spirit caught the attention of the world and earned her the name 'the mother of the nation'"--Container
The good son by Attila Richard Lukacs( Visual )

19 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight-year-old Mark is sent to live with his cousin Henry and his family for a few weeks. Mark soon begins to suspect that all is not right with the seemingly innocent-looking Henry
The doctor by Touchstone Home Video( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2019 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a man who becomes an extraordinary surgeon once he experiences firsthand what it's like being on ordinary patient
Mazes and monsters by Steven H Stern( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bound together by a desire to play "Mazes and Monsters" Robbie (Hanks) and his college classmates decide to move the board game into the local legendary cavern. Robbie starts having visions for real, and the line between fantasy and reality fuses into a harrowing adventure
The last brickmaker in America by Sidney Poitier( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Cobb, a warm and honest man, has worked his family brickyard for 57 years. From dusk to dawn every day but Sunday, every week of the year, he has proudly put his blood and sweat into creating red clay bricks. But now, in a time when automation rules America and following the recent passing of his beloved wife, Cobb's passion for his work is gone. When 13-year-old Danny Potter enters his life in search of a refuge from his bickering parents, Henry becomes his mentor, giving the boy a sense of purpose and the role model he so desperately needs. In turn, Danny rejevenates Henry's passion for life
Between strangers by Edoardo Ponti( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Natalia is a photojournalist whose powerful image of a young girl has just been printed in a magazine. Catherine is a concert cellist whose wife-abusing father has just been released from jail. Olivia is a housewife who has devoted her life to caring for her wheelchair-boung husband. Each of these women have visions of the same small girl at moments when they are each forced to confront their pain and each finds a way back to salvation through living out a dream
Better than chocolate( Visual )

24 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Free-spirited Maggie meets the woman of her dreams just hours before her mother Lila and brother Paul move in with her
Summer's end( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All his life, Dr. Blakely dreamed of going back to the place where he grew up. But as he uncovers his feelings, he struggles with brutal memories of childhood and whether he's made the right choice in returning. A touching film about overcoming tragedy and immense power of the truth
 
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Alternative Names
Crewson, Wendy Jane 1956-

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Крюсон, Венди

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وندی کروسون بازیگر کانادایی

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