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Danes, Claire 1979-

Works: 338 works in 1,054 publications in 11 languages and 39,133 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Animated films  Made-for-TV movies  Television adaptations  Biographical television programs  Film sequels  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Singer, Contributor, Other, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Claire Danes
Little women by Gillian Armstrong ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 3,017 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
The hours by Stephen Daldry ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En 1929 Virginia Woolf es cuidada por médicos y familia y comienza a escribir su novela "Mrs. Dalloway". En 1951 Laura Brown lee la novela de Woolf mientras trata de planear una fiesta de cumpleaños para su esposo. En 2001 Clarrisa Vaughn planea otra fiesta para un autor quien está muriendo de SIDA. Es decir que una mujer escribe una novela, otra la lee, y otra vive el tema
Temple Grandin ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An engaging portrait of an autistic young woman who became, through timely mentoring and sheer force of will, one of America's most remarkable success stories as a leader in the field of animal husbandry and the humane handling of cattle
William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
62 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A modern adaptation of the classic love story, moved to the futuristic urban backdrop of Verona Beach
Terminator 3 rise of the machines by Warner Bros ( Visual )
24 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 2,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A decade has passed since John Connor helped prevent Judgment Day and save mankind from mass destruction. Now 25, Connor lives 'off the grid' with no home, credit cards, cell phones or a job. No record of his existence. No way he can be traced by Skynet - the highly developed network of machines that once tried to kill him and wage war on humanity. Out of the shadows of the future steps the T-X, Skynet's most sophisticated cyborg killing machine yet. Sent back through time to complete the job left unfinished by her predecessor, the T-1000, this machine is as relentless as her human guise is beautiful. Now Connor's only hope for survival is the Terminator, his mysterious former assassin. Together, they must triumph over the technologically superior T-X and forestall the looming threat of Judgment Day or face the apocalypse and the fall of civilization as we know it
Stardust by Claire Danes ( Visual )
32 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tristan hopes to win the heart of his beautiful, but shallow love, Victoria. He promises to recover a star that fell somewhere beyond the stony wall that sets between the mundane England and the fantasy kingdom of Stormhold. So Tristan sets forth on his own journey in Stormhold. Meanwhile in that magical land, the dying king has set his four surviving sons on a quest for the crown. And the witch Lamia is seeking the heart of the star for an entirely different purpose, one that involves her secret power
Les misérables by Victor Hugo ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Valjean, the ex-convict who rises against all odds from galley slave to mayor, and the fanatical police inspector who dedicates his life to recapturing Valjean
Princess Mononoke by Hayao Miyazaki ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and Japanese and held by 2,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a frightening creature attacks his remote village, young warrior Ashitaka is able to put the great beast out of its misery. It is a boar god corrupted by sinister magic, transformed into a monster by a wound from a mysterious iron ball. Ashitaka has received a wound as well, which bubbles with supernatural putrescence, so he must travel far to the east seeking a cure. In Iron Town, Lady Eboshi employs freed prostitutes, former serfs, and even outcast lepers to build a human empire that will civilize the wilderness with iron and guns. In the forest, the wild gods gather their strength to fight back, led by San, the Princess Mononoke. She is a beautiful but savage girl who has chosen to give up her humanity and side with the animals. Ashitaka finds himself embroiled in a battle between the two forces, both of whom see him as supporting the enemy
The family Stone by Claire Danes ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Everett brings his fiancé Meredith home to meet his family for the Christmas holiday. It's an instant disaster when Everett's parents, Sybil and Kelly, agree with their gay, deaf son Thad, pot-smoking son Ben and daughters Amy and Susannah that Meredith is way too uptight to be welcomed into their family. Wanting to please Everett and get along with his family, Meredith recruits her sister Julie to help her thaw the Stone family cold front
William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
68 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A modern adaptation of the classic love story, moved to the futuristic urban backdrop of Verona Beach
Homeland ( Visual )
25 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carrie Mathison, a brilliant but volatile CIA agent, suspects that a rescued American POW may not be what he seems. Is Marine Sgt. Nicholas Brody a war hero or an Al Qaeda sleeper agent plotting a spectacular terrorist attack on U.S. soil? Following her instincts, Mathison will risk everything to uncover the truth - her reputation, her career, and even her sanity
Evening ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Overcome by the power of memory, Ann Lord reveals a long-held secret to her concerned daughters, Constance and Nina. Both are bedside when Ann calls out for the man she loved more than any other. Her daughters wonder who the man, Harris, is and about his relationship with their mother. Constance and Nina try to take stock of Ann's life as their mother is tended to by a night nurse as she journeys into her mind back to a summer weekend some fifty years before, before she was married, going from New York City to be maid of honor at the high-society Newport wedding of her dearest friend from college. Unexpected feelings surge forth once Ann meets wedding guest Harris Arden, a lifelong friend and intimate of the Wittenborn family. Ann's love for Harris will change her life, and those of her daughters, forever
Homeland by Alex Gansa ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marine Sgt. Nicholas Brody (Lewis) is now a U.S. congressman, and former CIA agent Carrie Mathison (Danes) has returned to civilian life. But when a new and potentially devastating terrorist threat emerges, Brody and Carrie's lives become intertwined once again and they resume their delicate dance of suspicion, deceit and desire
Shopgirl by Steve Martin ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ray Porter is a buttoned-down 50-something executive who reaches out to a much younger woman as his Los Angeles playmate. Mirabelle, a 20-something with a pile of promises, debt, and depression, fades away in a slow corner of Saks, while trying to sell unneeded formal gloves. She's a wisp of a person, with a cat who doesn't love her, and when she finds a suitor, it's Jeremy, a scruffy artist who babbles on about speakers. When the gentlemanly Porter calls, his appearance in her life begins to make her whole. It also immediately sets her up for sadness, because Ray thinks of Mirabella as a precious outlet for sex, while Mirabelle, very mistakenly, sees Ray as a potential lifelong mate
John Grisham's The rainmaker by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rudy is a young lawyer fresh out of college who takes the case of his life. He is the only hope of an elderly couple whose insurance company will not pay for an operation that could save their son's life. Rudy takes on this client in his first case after the head of his law office has to hide because he's wanted by the feds. He must overcome many obstacles inside and outside the courtroom as he attempts to find out what it means to be a lawyer and how far you have to go before you become a sell-out
Home for the holidays by Jodie Foster ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
" It's a beautiful, pathetic piece of writing, equally moving and absurd, and it's superbly acted."--San Francisco Chronicle
Stage beauty by Richard Eyre ( Visual )
27 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Welcome to the 17th century stage, where Ned Kynaston's performance of Desdemona in Shakespeare's 'Othello' brings the house down nightly. Ned is the "most beautiful woman on the London stage". That is, until the King renounces the royal edict that only men can play women on stage. Enter Maria, Ned's seemingly loyal dresser, who becomes an instant star, leaving Ned to suppress his ardent feminine traits and make a man of himself
Igby goes down ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Igby and his older brother, Oliver, are in the process of killing their terminally ill mother. His parents snipe at each other endlessly until his father tries to commit suicide and is sent to a mental hospital. Igby grows into a rebellious youth, gets kicked out of several boarding schools and ends up in a military academy. As Igby gets drawn further into the mind games and hypocrisy of the adult world, his already jaded outlook grows even darker. Ultimately, though, Mimi's impending death draws him back into the family fold for unexpected revelations and realizations
Me and Orson Welles by Richard Linklater ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a chance encounter, theater-loving teen Richard Samuels (Zac Efron) gets the opportunity of a lifetime when famed director Orson Welles (Christian McKay) gives him a small role in his 1937 production of "Julius Caesar". Unexpectedly thrust into the heady world of the stage, Richard finds himself surrounded by ambition, clashing egos and sheer brilliance
Brokedown Palace ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two high school girls plan a graduation trip to Hawaii, and then secretly change their destination to the more exotic Thailand without telling their parents
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Alternative Names
Danes, Claire.
Danes, Claire Catherine 1979-
English (418)
German (25)
French (23)
Japanese (6)
Italian (4)
Spanish (2)
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Portuguese (1)
Polish (1)
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