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Shue, Elisabeth

Works: 171 works in 851 publications in 10 languages and 26,326 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Children's films  Martial arts films  Horror films  Sports films  Coming-of-age films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Elisabeth Shue
Most widely held works by Elisabeth Shue
Back to the future by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

37 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and French and held by 2,988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doc Brown has decided to live in the Old West of the 1880's. But when he's in danger of meeting an untimely end, Marty travels back into the past to rescue him. There's just one problem: Doc is so smitten by a schoolteacher that he's become distracted. Now, it's up to Marty to keep Doc out of trouble, get the DeLorean running, and put the past, present and future on track so they can all get back to where and when they belong
The karate kid by John G Avildsen( Visual )

82 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handyman/martial arts master, Mr Miyagi (Morita), agrees to teach karate to bullied outsider Daniel LaRusso (Macchio), and shows him that there's more to life than fighting
Dreamer : inspired by a true story by John Gatins( Visual )

27 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben Crane is a Kentucky horse trainer who watches in horror as a championship filly breaks a leg during a practice run. Ordinarily the horse would have to be put down, but today Ben's daughter, Cale, is at the track. Ben impulsively buys the horse, which causes him to lose his job. The rehabilitation process of the horse is almost too much for a farm that's already struggling to survive in a modern economy, but the horse turns out to be a much-needed salve to the nearly broken family, including Ben's wife and father
Leaving Las Vegas by Mike Figgis( Visual )

117 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two people meet in Las Vegas and form a bond based on unconditional acceptance and mutual respect that will change each of them forever
The Saint( Visual )

38 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Val Kilmer stars as espionage hero Simon Templar whose gallery of secret weapons and knowledge of disguises make him a most worthy adversary
Chasing Mavericks( Visual )

23 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When 15-year-old Jay Moriarty (Weston) discovers that the mythical Mavericks surf break is real, he reaches out to local surfing legend Frosty Hesson (Butler) to train him to ride it. What begins as a mentorship turns into an extraordinary bond that transforms both their lives, as Jay and Frosty learn valuable lessons about conquering fear in pursuit of your dreams"--Container
Hide and seek by Ari Schlossberg( Visual )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his wife is found dead, David decides to take his child, Emily, to live in a house upstate. She finds a weird imaginary friend named Charlie. He likes to play games, and is jealous of anyone who tries to come between Emily and her dad
Gracie( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gracie Bowen is your average 15-year-old, except for one thing-- she is determined to play varsity boys soccer. When her school forbids her to play and even her family questions her ability, Gracie sets out on an extraordinary quest to prove them all wrong. Fighting to change the school's policy and facing off against some of the toughest competitors on the soccer field, Gracie must summon all of her strength and courage to finally show the world that a girl with a dream can do whatever she wants
Adventures in babysitting by Chris Columbus( Visual )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A babysitter and three kids leave the safe suburbs and head for the heart of the big city to rescue a frantic friend
House at the end of the street by Jennifer Lawrence( Visual )

23 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newly divorced Sarah and her teenage daughter Elissa have just moved to the suburbs for a fresh start. But their hopes quickly shatter as they learn that, years earlier, a grisly murder took place next door when a deranged girl killed her parents and disappeared. The girl's older brother Ryan still occupies the house, and when he befriends Elissa, his secretive past could become her worst nightmare
Hollow man by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

51 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Brilliant scientist Sebastian Caine has one passion: to uncover the secrets of invisibility. Working with his research team in a top-secret government facility, Caine will stop at nothing to achieve his goal, even if it means making himself the project's first human guinea pig"--Container
Piranha by Alexandre Aja( Visual )

44 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of strangers on Lake Victoria must band together to survive after a sudden underwater tremor sets free prehistoric man-eating fish
Hamlet 2 by Grigoriĭ Mikhaĭlovich Kozint︠s︡ev( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his Tucson, AZ school's theater department is threatened to be cut, failed-actor-turned-high-school-drama-teacher Dana Marschz writes a play that he hopes will solve everything. He decides to write a sequel to Shakespeare's Hamlet. Now, the drama department will stage one of the most politically incorrect musical extravaganzas ever seen. Dana and his class will put it all on the line for a night of conflict and controversial
Cocktail by Roger Donaldson( Visual )

33 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Cruise plays Brian Flanagan, a young confident and ambitious bartender who, with the help of a seasoned pro, becomes the toast of Manhattan's Upper East Side. But when he moves to Jamaica and meets an independent artist, their vivid romance brings a new perspective to the self-centered bartender's life
Heart and souls( Visual )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four souls learn why they are earthbound and tied to a hard driving executive--through him, they each have one chance to resolve the unfinished business in their lives
Mysterious skin by Gregg Araki( Visual )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summary: The paths of two men crossed when they were 8-years-old. Brian becomes an introvert after a trauma convinced aliens abducted him. Neil became a gay teen hustler. Brian's search for truth leads him leads him back to Neil. *FOR MATURE AUDIENCES*
Deconstructing Harry by Woody Allen( Visual )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Block has gone through three wives, six psychiatrists and dozens of girlfriends during his long literary career. But when Harry writes a bestseller about his best friends, his best friends become his worst enemies. Now, instead of going back to his old school to be honored for his literary achievements, Harry's going straight to hell
CSI, crime scene investigation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a fast-paced drama about a team of forensic investigators trained to solve crimes by examining the evidence. They are on the case 24/7, scouring the scene, collecting irrefutable evidence and finding the missing pieces that will solve the mystery
Cousin Bette by Des McAnuff( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor and lonely seamstress slowly destroys the lives of those who have scorned her
Janie Jones( Visual )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethan, a struggling rock musician, content with his on-the-road, party lifestyle, has his life turned upside down by the arrival of a thirteen-year-old daughter he never knew he had; and, left with the responsibility of raising Janie Jones, a shy but talented, aspiring musician herself, Ethan takes Janie on a road trip of music, discovery, and father-daughter bonding
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The karate kid
Alternative Names
Elisabeth Shue actrice américaine

Elisabeth Shue actriz estadounidense

Elisabeth Shue aktorka amerykańska

Elisabeth Shue Amerikaans filmacteur

Elisabeth Shue Amerikaans filmactrice

Elisabeth Shue attrice statunitense

Elisabeth Shue US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Elizabet Şu

Shue, Elizabeth 1963-

Shue Lisa

Shue, Lisa 1963-

Елизабет Шу

Елізабет Шу

Элизабет Шу американская актриса

Элізабет Шу

אליזבת שו

إليزابيث شو

الیزابت شو تهیه‌کننده و بازیگر آمریکایی

เอลิซาเบธ ชู

엘리자베스 슈



Dreamer : inspired by a true storyHollow manDeconstructing Harry