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Sevigny, Chloë

Works: 192 works in 534 publications in 7 languages and 16,625 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Pictorial works  Portraits  Film and video adaptations  Comedy films  Television programs 
Roles: Actor, Costume designer, Performer, Interviewee, Photographer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Chloë Sevigny
Most widely held works by Chloë Sevigny
Boys don't cry by Kimberly Peirce ( Visual )
64 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 2,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A transgendered youth starts living as a man, and assumes the name Brandon Teena. He moves to a tiny Nebraska town and begins making new friends under his new identity. All goes well until his new friends discover his secret. Based on a true story about hope, fear, and the courage it takes to be yourself
Zodiac by David Fincher ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A serial killer in the San Francisco Bay Area taunts police with his letters and cryptic messages. The four men most affected by the killer are San Francisco PD Homicide detectives David Toschi and William Armstrong, and the San Francisco Chronicle reporters Paul Avery and Robert Graysmith. Displays the psychological and emotional effects of the killings, as well as the endless procedural details of the investigation (handwriting experts, the "2500" suspects), the letters sent to the San Francisco Chronicle by Zodiac and the work of a 20+ year investigation that wears down and whittles away at any kind of normal life for Toshi and Graysmith. Both men are obsessed with Zodiac and both pay for this obsession with the hard years and loves lost and never regained
Shattered Glass by Billy Ray ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biographical drama based on the career of Stephen Glass, a popular writer for such magazines as 'Rolling Stone', 'Harper's Bazaar' and 'George'. But by the mid 1990's, at the height of his career as staff writer for 'The new republic' under lead editor Chuck Lane, strange inconsistencies in his stories began to surface that called into question his professionalism
Dogville by Lars von Trier ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Grace, a beautiful fugitive on the run, hides in the isolated town of Dogville, where she goes to work in return for protection. But when the mob tracks her down, the town suddenly demands a better deal, and she learns the hard way that in Dogville, goodness is relative. But Grace has a secret and its a dangerous one. Dogville may regret it ever decided to bare its teeth." [container]
American psycho by Mary Harron ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and German and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young, handsome man, Harvard educated and a Wall Street success, is seemingly perfect with his stunning fiancée and entourage of high-powered friends. But no one knows the other man, the one who lusts for more than status and material things. With a detective hot on his trail and temptation everywhere, he can't fight the terrible urges that take him in pursuit of women, greed, and murder
Big love ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A polygamist and independent businessman lives in Salt Lake CIty with his three wives and seven children. He faces many challenges in meeting the emotional, romantic, and financial needs of his wives
Big love ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Season two ... finds the modern-day polygamist Bill Henrickson and his three wives struggling to pick up the pieces after first wife Barb's outing at the Beehive Mother of the Year Ceremony. Second wife Nicki, learning that it was her father, Roman Grant, Prophet of the Fundamentalist Juniper Creek compound, who betrayed them, battles conflicting family loyalties. And third wife Margene, newly pregnant, fights for a bigger piece of the family pie with an eye toward bringing a new wife and confidante into the fold. All of this domestic drama plays out against the backdrop of Bill's new, visionary business plans--which put him into direct conflict with his father-in-law and some rather unexpected and unsavory antagonists."--Container
Big love ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bill Henrickson is the enterprising suburban polygamist who has more than his hands full with three wives, a potential fourth, a growing brood of eight children, and a struggling gaming business meant to safeguard his family should they be 'outed' and his Home Plus superstores left vulnerable
Big love by Bill Paxton ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For years, Bill Henrickson wished for a world free from the corrupt 'Prophet' of Juniper Creek, Roman Grant. Now that Roman appears to be out of the picture, Bill and his family can breathe easily, or can they? Season 4 continues the Henricksons' story, as Bill launches another business venture: a Mormon-friendly casino. At the same time, Bill eschews a chance to seize the Prophet mantle at Juniper Creek in favor of an even more high-profile calling: running for State Senate in Utah
The last days of disco by Whit Stillman ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Depicts the 'last days' at a disco palace, where drugs, sex and weirdness ran rampant. Icy Charlotte and demure Alice toil by day as publishing house assistants and by night the two look for romance and entertainment at a premier disco club. But, as the disco is closed, they wonder if disco can ever really be dead?
Big love by Bill Paxton ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On election night, new state senator Bill Henrickson shook Utah to its core by announcing he was a polygamist. Now, instead of being embraced for their honesty, the Henrickson family is engulfed by hostility from neighbors, Home Plus employees, casino partners, students at their kids' schools and even fellow polygamists hoping to keep their personal lives private. Meanwhile, at Juniper Creek, Alby Grant returns from a self-imposed desert exile with revenge on his mind
If these walls could talk ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in different decades in the same house, these stories of three lesbian couples each reflect a specific concern. In 1961, Abby and Edith, two retired schoolteachers, lead a quiet life. Abby has a stroke and dies, and her nephew and his wife come for the funeral and to sort and sell Abby's things, unaware that she and Edith were a lifelong couple. In 1972, four college-age lesbians share the house. They have problems with the campus feminism group, and Linda is drawn to Amy a very butch lesbian who wears a men's clothing and drives a motorcycle. How can a feminist fall for a lesbian who acts like and dresses like a man? By 2000, long-term couple Fran and Kal want to have a child, and their quest leads from proposing sperm donation to a gay couple they know, to the horror of shopping for sperm on the Internet
Kids by Harmony Korine ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
24 hours in the life of a group of contemporary teenagers who believe they are invincible. Ignoring the challenge posed by AIDS, these Manhattan kids pursue sex and drugs with no regard for the future in a world as violent as it is hopeless
Manderlay by Lars von Trier ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and German and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"While traveling across [Alabama in the 1930s], Grace discovers the isolated plantation of Manderlay, a place where no one knows that slavery has been long abolished. With a good heart and pure intentions, Grace tries to emancipate the slaves and open the residents' eyes to the truth, with shocking results"--Container
Lovelace ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1972, before the Internet, Deep Throat was a phenomenon: the first scripted pornographic theatrical feature film, featuring a story, some jokes, and Linda Lovelace. Escaping a strict family, she discovered freedom and married Chuck Traynor. As Linda Lovelace she became an international sensation, fully inhabiting her new identity and a enthusiastic spokesperson for sexual freedom. Later she presented another, utterly contradictory narrative to the world, a far darker story
Gummo by Harmony Korine ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines life in a small Ohio town existing in the aftermath of a tornado. The town's inhabitants live each day in a numbing atmosphere of physical and emotional destruction
My son, my son, what have ye done by Werner Herzog ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and German and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Loosely based on the mysterious true crime story of a young stage actor who, obsessed with a Greek tragedy he's rehearsing, slays his own mother with a sword
3 needles ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at how the tragedy of HIV/AIDS affects people around the globe. A porn star passes blood tests by stealing his father's blood; a nun helps a dying village turn to Jesus; mysterious deaths in China are attributed to the blood drawer
Portlandia by Fred Armisen ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A hit sketch comedy series that is driven by hilarious character-based shorts, all of which take place in 'Portlandia', the creators' dreamy and absurd rendering of Portland, Oregon, where '90s culture reigns supreme and political correctness is all the rage
Julien donkey-boy by Harmony Korine ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and German and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A fascinating journey into the mind of an adolescent schizophrenic. Watch as Julien's internal struggle increases intensity until the film's shocking and bizarrely transcendent conclusion"--Container
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Sevigny, Chloe, 1974-
Sevigny, Chloë Stevens, 1974-
セヴィニー, クロエ