WorldCat Identities

Shue, Elisabeth

Overview
Works: 190 works in 648 publications in 7 languages and 23,470 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Surfing films  Fiction  Juvenile works  Science fiction films  Comedy films  Film and video adaptations  Humor  Teen films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Vocalist, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Elisabeth Shue
The karate kid by John G Avildsen ( Visual )
43 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Daniel, a fatherless teenager, arrives in Los Angeles from the East and faces the difficult taks of making friends. He becomes the object of bullying by a gang of karate students when he strikes up a relationship with Ali, the gang leader's girlfriend. Daniel asks Miyagi, a master of martial arts, to help him learn karate. Daniel then prepares himself both mentally and physically for the fight of his life
Back to the future the complete trilogy by Robert Zemeckis ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 1,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Back to the future: It's the mid-80's, and Marty McFly is your average 17-year-old slacker who happens to be friends with an inventor, Doc Brown. Doc's latest invention is a time machine, that ends up transporting Marty back to 1955 where he must bring his parents together so that he will exist when he gets back to his own time
Leaving Las Vegas by Mike Figgis ( Visual )
82 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,449 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
Dreamer inspired by a true story by Dreamer (Motion picture : 2005) ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,289 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
The Saint ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,146 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
Hide and seek by Ari Schlossberg ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 1,137 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 )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 1,087 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
Hollow man by Paul Verhoeven ( Visual )
34 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After years of experimentation, Dr. Sebastian Caine, a brilliant but arrogant scientist working for the Defense Department, has successfully transformed mammals to an invisible state and brought them back to their original physical form. Determined to achieve the ultimate breakthrough, Caine instructs his team to move on to phase III: human experimentation. Dr. Caine uses himself as the first subject
Chasing Mavericks ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,027 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
Adventures in babysitting by Chris Columbus ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 980 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 ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and German and held by 928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Newly divorced Sarah and her teenage daughter Elissa have just moved to the suburbs for a fresh start. Bu 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
Dreamer inspired by a true story by John Gatins ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 897 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
Cocktail by Roger Donaldson ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 727 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
Piranha by Alexandre Aja ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 710 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 Andrew Fleming ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The movie is an ideal showcase for the talents of Coogan."--Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times
Heart and souls ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 639 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
Back to the future part III by Robert Zemeckis ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 631 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
Back to the future part II ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marty visits 2015 to straighten out the future of the McFly family, but Biff Tannen steals the time machine, and with it a book that allows his young self to amass a gambling fortune, which has significant consequences to the present. To correct the problems, Marty and Doc must return to 1955 to retrieve the book
Deconstructing Harry by Woody Allen ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When writer Harry Block pens a bestseller about his best friends, his best friends become his worst enemies
Mysterious skin by Gregg Araki ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Film drama. At age 8, Neil and Brian played on the same baseball team in their small Kansas hometown. Now 10 years later, Neil is a hustler and Brian a nervous introvert who believes he has been abducted by aliens. As their lives intersect, they discover a shared past shrouded in mystery
 
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Shue Lisa
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English (266)
French (28)
German (26)
Spanish (26)
Multiple languages (4)
Italian (2)
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