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Janney, Allison

Overview
Works: 411 works in 906 publications in 5 languages and 48,640 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Animated films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Musical films  Romance films  Action and adventure films  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Allison Janney
 
Most widely held works by Allison Janney
Finding Nemo by Albert Brooks( Visual )

35 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Polish and held by 4,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Nemo, a young clownfish, is unexpectedly carried far from home, his overprotective father, Marlin, and Dory, a friendly but forgetful regal blue tang fish, embark on an epic journey that leads to encounters with vegetarian sharks, surfer dude turtles, hynotic jellyfish and hungry seagulls!"--Container
The help by Emma Stone( Visual )

20 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1960s Mississippi, Skeeter, a southern society girl, returns from college determined to become a writer but turns her friends' lives and a small Mississippi town upside down when she decides to interview the black women who have spent their lives taking care of prominent southern families. Aibileen, Skeeter's best friend's housekeeper, is the first to open up, to the dismay of her friends in the tight-knit black community
Juno by Jason Reitman( Visual )

26 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and German and held by 3,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juno MacGuff is sixteen years-old who after a one-time sexual encounter with her best friend Paulie, learns that she's pregnant. Juno and Paulie like each other, but not enough to start a family, complete with a child. Paulie leaves all the decisions about the baby to Juno. Initially she decides to have an abortion, but can't go through with it. So she decides to have the baby and give it up for adoption. The next step is to find prospective parents for the yet unborn child. In the Pennysaver ad section, Juno finds Mark and Vanessa Loring, a yuppie couple living in the suburbs. Juno likes the Lorings and of her own choosing, she enters into a closed adoption contract with the Lorings. During the second and third trimesters of Juno's pregnancy, which she treats with care but detachment, her relationships with her family, with Paulie, and with the Lorings develop
Hairspray by Adam Shankman( Visual )

24 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 3,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teenage girl simultaneously pursues stardom as a dancer on a local TV show and rallies against racial segregation in her native Baltimore
The hours by Stephen Daldry( Visual )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans la banlieue de Londres, au début des années vingt, Virginia Woolf lutte contre la folie qui la guette. Elle entame l'écriture de son grand roman, Mrs Dalloway. Plus de vingt ans après, à Los Angeles, Laura Brown lit cet ouvrage : une expérience si forte qu'elle songe à changer radicalement de vie. A New York, aujourd'hui, Clarissa Vaughn, version moderne de Mrs Dalloway, soutient Richard, un ami poète atteint du sida. Comment ces histoires vont-elles se rejoindre, comment ces trois femmes vont-elles former une seule et même chaîne ? La littérature est si puissante qu'un chef-d'oeuvre peut, par-delà les époques, modifier irrévocablement l'existence de celles qui le côtoient
Over the hedge by Rupert Gregson-Williams( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 2,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upon waking up after hibernation, a group of forest animals discover that a tall hedge has appeared out of nowhere, half their forest is gone, and they have little to no food left. Their leader Verne, a nervous turtle, suggests they must adapt. Newcomer RJ the raccoon gives them another option: go over the hedge and get food from the humans! The other forest animals quickly give in to RJ's blandishments, sneaking into the human world to get all the food they can grab. What they don't know is that RJ is actually in debt to Vincent, a huge, hungry bear. RJ has stolen all of Vincent's food, and Vincent has warned RJ that unless it's all back before the full moon, RJ will regret having stolen it, because then RJ takes its place!
Mr. Peabody & Sherman( Visual )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an advanced canine and his adopted son use their time traveling WABAC machine, events in history spiral out of control to disastrous and comical results. It's up to this most unexpected of father-son teams to somehow put things back on track before the space-time continuum is irreparably destroyed
The way way back by Liam James( Visual )

17 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While fourteen year old Duncan is being dragged on a family trip with his mom and her overbearing boyfriend, he finds a gregarious friend at a local water park. The two form a powerful bond as Duncan learns to swim through the challenges of life, love, family and friendship, resulting in a vacation he'll never forget
Away we go by Sam Mendes( Visual )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burt and Verona are a loving couple. Burt has always wanted to marry Verona, but Verona resists, not seeing the point of the institution. Regardless, they are having a baby together and question their potential parenting abilities. They decide to move closer to Burt's parents so they can share the experience with the baby's grandparents. In Verona's sixth month, she and Burt learn that his parents are moving to Belgium the month before the baby is due. Being mobile people, Burt and Verona decide to move. As they want to share their new family experience with people that they love, they decide to take a trans-continental trip to meet with old friends and relatives. Most of them are married with children of their own, and Burt and Verona want to see where they would like to live and with whom they want to share the experience
Bad words( Visual )

12 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guy Trilby is a 40-year-old who finds a loophole in the rules of The Golden Quill national spelling bee and decides to cause trouble by hijacking the competition. While reporter Jenny Widgeon attempts to discover his true motivation, Guy finds himself forging an unlikely alliance with a competitor: awkward ten-year-old Chaitanya Chopra, who is completely unfazed by Guy's take-no-prisoners approach to life
The duff( Visual )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bianca is a content high school senior whose world is shattered when she learns the student body refers to her as ₁Designated Ugly Fat Friend₂ to her prettier, more popular friends. With her universe turned upside down, she ignores words of wisdom from her favorite teacher and enlists Wesley, a slick but charming jock, to help set her apart from the pack and erase her label forever. In doing so, she hopes to land her crush Toby, and to overthrow the school₂s ruthless label maker Madison
A thousand words( Visual )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fast-talking Jack McCall says whatever it takes to close a deal. After stretching the truth with a spiritual guru, he suddenly finds his life depending on a magical tree with 1,000 leaves, one for every word he has left. Now Jack's got to stop talking and conjure up some outrageous ways to communicate or he's a goner
Tammy by Melissa McCarthy( Visual )

13 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tammy is having a bad day. She's totaled her car, gotten fired from her job at a burger joint, and finds her husband getting comfortable with the neighbor in her own house. It's time to take her boom box and book it. The bad news is she's broke and without wheels. The worse news is her grandma, Pearl, is her only option-with a car, cash, and an itch to see Niagara Falls. Not exactly the escape Tammy had in mind. But on the road, with grandma riding shot gun, it may be just what Tammy needs
Primary colors by Mike Nichols( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Stanton is a virtually unknown Southern governor on a quest for the White House with his strong, savvy and equally ambitious wife, Susan. Running against the odds, the Stantons need all the help they can get from their extremely colorful political team. Together, they take off on a hilarious, heart-wrenching and ultimately history-making roller coaster ride to the top
Spy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susan Cooper is an unassuming, desk bound CIA analyst, and the unsung hero behind the Agency's most dangerous missions. But when her partner falls off the grid and another top agent is compromised, she volunteers to go deep undercover to infiltrate the world of a deadly arms dealer, and prevent a global crisis
How to deal( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Halley Martin faces her senior year in high school as her parents split up, her sister gets engaged, her grandmother moves in, and her best friend becomes pregnant. Even though Halley's problems seem big, she faces an even bigger challenge, learning "how to deal" with falling in love
American beauty by Sam Mendes( Visual )

28 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winner of 5 Oscars including Best Picture, American Beauty is a funny, moving and shocking journey through life in suburban America. Fortysomething ad man Lester Burnham has a wife who hates him, a daughter who regards him with contempt, and a boss who's readying him for the axe. As Lester decides to make a few changes in his life, and gets happier in the process, he is also about to learn that the ultimate freedom comes at the ultimate price
The West Wing( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Headed by President Josiah Bartlet, demonstrates that office politics are the same everywhere; things just have greater repercussions when your office happens to be the White House. Stories surround the President; his deputy communications director Sam Seaborn; his beleaguered press secretary, C.J. Cregg; the chief of staff, recovering boozehound Leo McGarry, who sacrifices his marriage to his career. Among the global crises Bartlet must finesse are a nuclear showdown between India and Pakistan, an American plane shot down by terrorists, and another downed U.S. plane in Iraq
The rewrite( Visual )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Screenwriter Keith Michaels was once on top of the world. Now he's divorced, broke, approaching fifty, and hasn't written a hit film in years. So when a university in the quiet town of Binghamton asks him to teach a course in screenwriting, Keith can't say no. His attitude slowly begins to change once he gets to know his students, including Holly, a single mom looking to start a new chapter in life
Liberal arts( Visual )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Jesse, a 35-year-old New York college admissions adviser, is invited to his Midwestern alma mater to attend his favorite professor's retirement dinner, he quickly falls back in love with the university life. But when he meets 19-year-old student Zibby, the daughter of his professor's friends, he suddenly finds himself caught in a moral dilemma: does he pursue a relationship with this kindred spirit, or does he break her heart and return to the real world?
 
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Janney, Allison Brooks

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Алисон Џени

Алисън Джени

Дженни, Эллисон

אליסון ג'ני

أليسون جاني

آلیسون جانی بازیگر آمریکایی

앨리슨 재니

アリソン・ジャニー

艾莉森珍妮

Languages
English (245)

Spanish (6)

German (2)

Italian (1)

Polish (1)

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The hoursOver the hedgeAmerican beauty