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Unger, Deborah Kara

Works: 128 works in 365 publications in 6 languages and 14,229 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Trials, litigation, etc  Interviews  Detective and mystery stories  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Deborah Kara Unger
Most widely held works by Deborah Kara Unger
The hurricane by Norman Jewison( Visual )
18 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, in the prime of his boxing career, finds himself wrongfully convicted of murder. Sentenced to life in prison, Carter's published memoir, The sixteenth round, inspires a teenager from Brooklyn and three Canadian activists who believe in the truth, to join forces with Carter to prove his innocence
The way ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tom goes to St. Jean Pied de Port, France to collect the remains of his adult son, who was killed in the Pyrenees in a storm while walking the Camino de Santiago. Rather than return home, Tom decides to embark on the historical pilgrimage to honor his son's desire to finish the journey. What Tom doesn't plan on is the profound impact the journey will have on him as he begins to learn the difference between the life one lives and the life one chooses
The game by David Fincher( Visual )
38 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this thriller, Nicholas Van Orton, a shrewd and successful businessman who is always in control, has been enrolled by his brother in "The Game"--"a profound life experience" with no rules, which begins quietly but soon erupts in a confusing maze of devastating events. Terrorized by forces who seem intent on dismantling all that he has built, Van Orton has to win this deadly game or lose control of everything in his life."
White noise by Niall Johnson( Visual )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man, who is shattered by the death of his wife, is contacted by a man, who claims to be receiving messages from her through 'white noise'. When he becomes convinced of the messages' validity, he tries to contact her on his own
Thirteen by Catherine Hardwicke( Visual )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Los Angeles teenager and overachiever Tracy is an excellent student in her seventh grade class and gets along well with her mother, Melanie. She fears that she's not cool enough to be friends with Evie, the most popular girl in school. Fueled with genuine adolescent energy, Tracy follows Evie's lead into the harsh realities of sex, drugs, and hard-edged adventure. Consumed with temptations and conflicting desires, Tracy loses her good-girl identity, greatly affecting her relationship with her mom
88 minutes by Jon Avnet( Visual )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Jack Gramm is a college professor who moonlights as a forensic psychiatrist for the FBI. Gramm receives a death threat claiming he has only 88 minutes to live. Now he has to put together the clues and try and solve the biggest crime of his career. He narrows down the possible suspects, who include a disgruntled student, a jilted former lover, and a serial killer who is already on death row, all before his time runs out
Silent Hill by Christophe Gans( Visual )
9 editions published in 2006 in English and Italian and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unable to accept the diagnosis that her daughter should be permanently institutionalized for psychiatric care, Rose flees with her child to the deserted town of Silent Hill in search for answers. It's soon clear this place is unlike anywhere she's ever been. It's smothered in fog, inhabited by strange beings and periodically overcome by a living 'darkness' that literally transforms everything it touches. Rose begins to learn the history of the eerie town and realizes that her daughter is just a pawn in a larger, terrifying game
A love song for Bobby Long by Shainee Gabel( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Im Haus einer verstorbenen Sängerin lernen zwei aus dem universitären Betrieb ausgestiegene Literaten die vernachlässigte Tochter der Verstorbenen kennen, die das festgefahrene Leben der beiden Männer gehörig durcheinander bringt. Die melancholische Komödie huldigt auf kenntnisreiche Art dem Literaturbetrieb und zeichnet dank eines klug durchdachten Buchs ein sensibles Gruppenporträt, in dessen Verlauf über Werden und Vergehen philosophiert wird. Die überzeugenden Hauptdarsteller tragen zum Gelingen des künstlerischen Konzepts bei. [film-dienst]
Silent Hill revelation by Sean Bean( Visual )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Return to a place of insanity and blood-curdling chills in this shocking sequel to one of the most surreal and gruesome horror films ever created. Heather Mason and her father have always tried to stay one step ahead of the malevolent forces intent on their destruction. But on the eve of her 18th birthday, a dangerous revelation leads her deeper into a demonic world that threatens to trap her in a nightmarish landscape forever."--Container
Sunshine by István Szabó( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and French and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A compelling epic about generations of a Hungarian Jewish family caught up in the upheavals and false hopes of a war-swept 20th century
A dark truth by Andy Garcia( Visual )
6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A former CIA operative turned political talk show host is hired by a corporate whistle blower to expose her company's cover-up of a massacre in a South American village. The ever-increasing depletion of earth's natural resource of water serves as the backdrop for this tense environmental thriller
Crash by David Cronenberg( Visual )
19 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and French and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Film producer and sexual adventurer James Ballard's life is transformed by a car crash. It introduces him to Dr. Helen Remington, as her husband is propelled through the windshield and into James' car, dead. No sooner are Helen and James both out of the hospital than they show up together at a late-night show staged by Vaughan, whose near-fatal accident left him obsessed with the erotic possibilities of crashes. Vaughan savors crash data and presides over a cult of like-minded fetishists, soon joined by James--comatose with lust and fascination--as he single-mindedly pursues this new erotic linking of cars, sex, and injury
Between strangers by Gérard Depardieu( Visual )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 278 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
Sophie and Sheba ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Growing up at a zoo, young ballet dancer Sophie always loved animals - but none as much as her pet elephant Sheba. When her parents are forced to sell Sheba to a traveling circus, Sophie has no choice but to run away and join him on the road to get him back. With an unforgettable cast of crazy characters, Sophie & Sheba is big fun for the whole family!
The Salton Sea by D. J Caruso( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jazz musician Danny Parker's wife was murdered, and Danny was powerless to prevent it. The heartbroken trumpet player is on the skids, lost in the lifestyle of Los Angeles' derelict tweakers. Or is he? In Danny's world nothing - most of all Danny - is what it seems
Fear X by Nicolas Winding Refn( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Harry's wife is killed in a seemingly random incident, he is fueled by his memories of her to document all the circumstances involving her death. Examining footage taken by security cameras, along with other discoveries, Harry's search leads him to a new theory that may implicate a former neighbor
Lies & alibis ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nobody's better at lies-for-hire than retired grifter Ray Elliott. His alibi service for cheating spouses is doing a bang-up business. But when a new client accidentally kills his mistress during a weekend tryst, the desperate Ray has to enlist his fast-thinking assistant, Lola to help the mastermind with one final con. They have to outwit the cops, blackmailers and hit men who are out to bury him
Angel and the badman ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Notorious gunfighter Quirt Evans is wounded and seeks shelter with a Quaker family. Attracted to the family's beautiful, loving, and widowed daughter Temperance, the hard-bitten gunfighter is transformed from a man with a history of violence into a man of peace. Unfortunately, the leader of the outlaws, Laredo, won't let his past die
Stander by Bronwen Hughes( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When white police officer Andres Stander (played by Tom Jane) suffers a crisis of conscience after his involvement in a riot in Johannesburg, he goes from law enforcer to law breaker, becoming one South Africa's most notorious bank robbers
Leo by Mehdi Norowzian( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For a class assignment, a troubled young boy named Leo, begins to write to Stephen, a convicted felon in prison. Through their letters, Stephen has a lifeline to the outside world and Leo finds fatherly strength and guidance as he struggles with his mother's tragic past. When he is released from prison, Stephen sets out on a journey to help the boy and perhaps in the process, he can redeem himself. On his way, some co-workers help him, while others deliberately stand in his way
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Kara, Deborah
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Unger, Deborah 1963-
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English (152)
French (10)
German (8)
Spanish (5)
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