Holmes, Katie 1978-
Most widely held works about Katie Holmes
Most widely held works by Katie Holmes
Batman begins ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 1,739 libraries worldwide
As a boy a young Bruce Wayne watched in horror as his millionaire parents were slain in front of his eyes. This trauma led him to become obsessed with revenge. After disappearing to the East where he seeks counsel with a ninja cult leader, he returns to his now decaying Gotham City. The City is now overrun by organized crime and dangerous individuals manipulating the system. The discovery of a cave under his mansion, and a prototype armoured suit leads him to take on a new persona. He becomes Batman and strikes fear into the hearts of men who do wrong. With the help of rising cop Jim Gordon, Batman sets out to take down the various criminal schemes that have been set in motion by individuals such as mafia don Falcone, the twisted doctor/drug dealer Jonathan 'The Scarecrow' Crane, and a mysterious third party that is quite familiar with Wayne and waiting to strike when the time is right.
Thank you for smoking ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1,321 libraries worldwide
A charismatic spin-doctor for Big Tobacco struggles with the twin demands of being successful at his job and acting as a good role model for his son.
Wonder boys ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 1,160 libraries worldwide
During a single weekend, college professor Grady Tripp scrambles to gather together a life that has suddenly reeled out of control. An unfinished novel, a stolen car, a murdered pet and a failing marriage are just a few of the crises piling up.
Mad money ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,160 libraries worldwide
Bridget is a stay-at-home wife whose life as she knows it ends when her husband loses his cushy, high-paying job. Her college degree in literature does not help her find a substantial job, so she accepts a janitorial position at the Federal Reserve. There, she meets Nina and Jackie, who could use some spare scratch as well. Suddenly, it dawns on Bridget that the bank has plenty of what they need - money. The plan is to take the old bills that are headed for the shredder and recycle them back into the economy by spending it.
Pieces of April ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and French and held by 1,063 libraries worldwide
Family outcast April lives in a beat-up apartment in New York's Lower East Side with her boyfriend, Bobby. In order to spend some time with her dying mother, April invites her conservative suburban family to her place for a Thanksgiving feast. While she frantically tries to complete the meal, the family drives in from Pennsylvania sharing less-than-pleasant opinions about April's lifestyle. Her dad tries to think positively, while sister Beth flaunts her good-girl status and brother Timmy captures it all on film.
First daughter ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 879 libraries worldwide
Samantha Mackenzie is a sheltered young woman who has everything she could possibly wish for and lives in a beautiful white house. The White House, that is. Samantha just wants a normal college experience away from the influence of her parents. Only trouble is, her dad is the President of the United States. Nothing will stop her, so, under Secret Service surveillance and the nonstop glare of the media, Samantha meets and falls for a handsome college student who has a secret existence of his own.
The gift ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 682 libraries worldwide
"Annie has 'the Gift'. Some fear her, others claim she's a witch. But now, a murder has ben committed and only she can solve it. On a twisted trail of open infidelity and jealous rage, she sees visions that will haunt her and discovers a truth that will tear the town apart"--Promotional materials.
The romantics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 495 libraries worldwide
Alliances are tested when seven college pals reunite to watch two of their own say 'I do' at a seaside wedding. But the maid of honor and the groom share a passionate history, and the bride isn't the only one who's wondering if it's all in the past, proving that nothing complicates friendship like love.
Phone booth ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 482 libraries worldwide
"A self-centered New York City publicist suddenly finds himself on the deadly end of a high-powered rifle scope. Now it's a real-time race against the clock as [he] must outwit a psychotic sniper in a frantic scramble from phone booth to freedom"--Container.
Abandon ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 479 libraries worldwide
A senior at an elite college, already under severe pressure to complete her thesis and land a prestigious job, must confront the sudden reappearance of her old boyfriend, after his two year, unexplained absence ...
Thank you for smoking ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 459 libraries worldwide
Nick Naylor is a sexy, smart and charismatic spin-doctor for Big Tobacco who will fight to protect American's right to smoke. At the same time he is trying to maintain the idea of a perfect role model for his 12-year-old son. When Nick incurs the wrath of a senator bent on snuffing out cigarettes, Nick's powers of "filtering the truth" will be put to the test.
The ice storm ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 363 libraries worldwide
Thanksgiving 1973. The climate is changing, both politically and physically. As the Watergate scandal unfolds in the background, the inhabitants of a small Connecticut town begin to slip into an existentialist void. Social taboos are shattered on whims and the line between adult authority and juvenile irresponsibility is practically nonexistant. Focuses on the Hood and Carver families. Chronicles a brief period of rapid moral deterioration. Their actions - including adultery, sexual experimentation, drug use and petty crimes - become increasingly unpredictable and impulsive. Once the 'ice storm' hits, though, reality sinks in, and the severity of their situation becomes all to apparent.
The singing detective ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 338 libraries worldwide
A bedridden novelist drifts in and out of consciousness, alternating between a noir-ish fantasy world, his anguished present, and his traumatic childhood.
Go ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 323 libraries worldwide
Told from three different views, the story of a group of young Californians who, by becoming involved in drug dealing, embark on a wild, late night ride that won't end until the sun comes up.
Dawson's Creek. The complete first season ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 297 libraries worldwide
"Kevin Williamson (the Scream movie series, I Know What You Did Last Summer) created this engaging drama, which chronicles a group of young friends' passage from adolescence to young adulthood in the small coastal town of Capeside, Massachusetts. Based on Williamson's own experiences growing up, "Dawson's Creek" focuses on fifteen-year-olds Dawson (James Van Der Beek) and Joey (Katie Holmes), who have been friends since they were five and are trying to cope with the way their friendship is changing now that their hormones are raging. Add to the mix their friend Pacey (Joshua Jackson) and the new girl in town, Jen (Michelle Williams), and you can count on extra twists to the drama in their already turbulent lives"--Container.
Dawson's Creek. The complete second season ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 292 libraries worldwide
"Set in Capeside, a small coastal town near Boston, 'Dawaon's Creek' tells the story of five teenagers struggling through adolescence. Dawson Leery (James Van Der Beek), an introspective dreamer, and Joey Potter (Katie Holmes), a precocious tomboy unaware of her beauty, have been best friends since childhood. Pals Jennifer (Michelle Williams), Pacey (Joshua Jackson) and Jack (Kerr Smith) join them as they live, love and learn"--Container.
The Kennedys ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 273 libraries worldwide
Television miniseries chronicling the lives of the Kennedys during the 1960s. Dramatizes the scandal, tragedy, public greatness and private frailty of America's first "royal" family during one of the most momentous decades in history.
Dawson's Creek. The complete fourth season ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 247 libraries worldwide
"It's senior year for Dawson, Joey, Pacey, Jen and Jack! After spending the summer together, Joey and Pacey find it diffcult to keep their romance going with the realities of school, college applications and their strained relationship with Dawson. Dawson rediscovers his true life's dream, Jen turns over a new leaf after getting a new boyfriend, and Jack tries to rebuild relationships after revealing he's gay"--Container.
Dawson's creek. The complete fifth season ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
The friends having graduated from high school go in different directions but still interact. College, film school, career, and romance.
Teaching Mrs. Tingle ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
When her history teacher falsely accuses her of cheating and threatens to ruin her chances for a college scholarship, a high schooll girl conspires with friends to get even.
Action and adventure films Authors Bank robberies Banks and banking Batman (Fictitious character) Batman films Best friends Chabon, Michael Children of presidents College students--Conduct of life College teachers Comedy films Comedy films Crime films Criminal behavior Drama Extrasensory perception Families Fathers and sons Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Horror films Horror films Janitors Man-woman relationships Missing persons Mothers and daughters New York (State) New York (State)--New York Organized crime Paper money Presidents Romantic comedy films Spin doctors Teenagers Television programs Thanksgiving Day Thrillers (Motion pictures) Tobacco industry Triangles (Interpersonal relations) United States United States.--Secret Service Video recordings Video recordings for the hearing impaired Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Weddings Women college students