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Sarandon, Susan 1946-

Overview
Works: 916 works in 2,925 publications in 8 languages and 98,433 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Genealogy  Fiction  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  Parodies, imitations, etc  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Interviewee, Singer, Author, Other, Artist, Speaker, nar, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Susan Sarandon
Publications by Susan Sarandon
Most widely held works by Susan Sarandon
Little women by Gillian Armstrong( visu )
33 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and German and held by 3,317 libraries worldwide
Story about the March family of four daughters and a strong mother (Sarandon) who, because her husband is away serving in the Army during the Civil War, must raise her "little women" on her own. The daughters include: spirited Jo (Ryder) who longs for a career as a writer; beautiful and conservative older sister Meg (Alvarado); fragile Beth (Danes); and the romantic Amy (Dunst/Mathis). Through the years, as they become women, the sisters share their most cherished and painful moments of self-discovery as their mother's pride and strength guide them through questions of independence, romance and virtue
Thelma & Louise by Ridley Scott( visu )
142 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,196 libraries worldwide
Thelma is an abused and neglected wife, while her friend Louise is a bitter, hard-edged waitress. The two decide to take a brief vacation to escape the drudgery of their everyday lives. Immediately, they run into trouble, as Louise shoots and kills a man who tries to rape Thelma in the parking lot of a country bar
Enchanted by Kevin Lima( visu )
23 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 2,793 libraries worldwide
The beautiful princess Giselle is banished from the animated land of Andalasia by the evil queen. She finds herself in the gritty streets of the real, modern-day Manhattan
The Rocky Horror picture show by Jim Sharman( visu )
111 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,720 libraries worldwide
A mad mix of classic horror/sci-fi, super-charged sensuality and outrageous fantasy. It's the story of an "ordinary" couple and one unforgettable night at the castle of Dr. Frank-N-Furter, a mad-scientist from the planet Transexual. Brad and Janet have arrived on a special night, the night Dr. Furter's beautiful creature, Rocky, the adonis humanoid created for the release of Frank's tension, was to be born. Includes the songs: Time warp, Dammit Janet, and Wild and untamed thing
Dead man walking by Tim Robbins( visu )
85 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,667 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of convicted killer Matthew Poncelet and Sister Helen Prejean, his spiritual advisor, and the journey they undertake in search of the truth
Cats & dogs by Lawrence Guterman( visu )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 2,479 libraries worldwide
A look at the top-secret, high-tech espionage war going on between cats and dogs, which their humans are blissfully unaware of. The film follows Mr. Tinkle's (a cat) plan to destroy a new vaccine, that if developed, would eliminate all human allergies to dogs, and allow cats to rule the world. Lou, a beagle puppy accidentally becomes the dog-agent assigned to stop the cat plan
Bull Durham by Ron Shelton( visu )
37 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 2,271 libraries worldwide
American romantic comedy, dealing with a very minor minor-league team and three of its current constituents, an aging baseball groupie that beds one player each season, a cocky foolish new pitcher, and the older, weary catcher brought in to wise the rookie up
The client by Joel Schumacher( visu )
47 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,221 libraries worldwide
Mark Sway is an 11-year-old torn between what he knows and what he can never tell. A hitman will snuff him in half a heartbeat if Mark reveals what he learned about a Mob murder. An ambitious federal prosecutor will keep the pressure on until Mark tells all. Suddenly, Mark isn't a boy playing air guitar anymore. He's a pawn in a deadly game. And his only ally is a courageous but unseasoned attorney who risks her career for him ... but never imagines she'll also risk her life
Shall we dance? by Masayuki Suō( visu )
35 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,167 libraries worldwide
A lawyer's life and marriage take an unexpected turn when he follows a woman to a dance studio and begins to take lessons and finds he has a passion for dance. His wife thinks he is having an affair and hires a detective to follow him
The lovely bones by Peter Jackson( visu )
36 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,120 libraries worldwide
When 14-year-old Susie Salmon was murdered, she left her unfinished life behind. Now from her place in a strange but beautiful in-between world, she must help her father catch her killer and protect her family before she can finally move on
Cloud atlas by Tom Tykwer( visu )
23 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,036 libraries worldwide
An exploration of how the actions of individual lives impact one another in the past, present and future, as one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero, and an act of kindness ripples across centuries to inspire a revolution. The story is a time-shifting weave of six interlinking narratives, with diverse settings from the savagery of a Pacific Island in the 1850s to a dystopian Korea of the near future
One woman, one vote by Ruth Pollak( visu )
19 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,935 libraries worldwide
How could America call itself the world's greatest democracy, but continue to deny the right to vote to more than half of its citizens? This program documents the struggle which culminated in the passing of the 19th Amendment in the U.S. Senate by one vote. Witness the 70-year struggle for women's suffrage. Discover why the crusaders faced entrenched opposition from men and women who feared the women's vote would ignite a social revolution
Elizabethtown by Cameron Crowe( visu )
20 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,849 libraries worldwide
After causing the company he works for to lose hundreds of millions of dollars, Drew is fired from his job. After being fired, he is promptly dumped by his girlfriend, Ellen. On the verge of suicide, Drew is given a new purpose in life. Following the death of his father, Drew has to fly back to his family's small Kentucky hometown of Elizabethtown in order to make certain that his father's dying wishes are fulfilled. On the way home, Drew meets a flight attendant, Claire, with whom he falls in love
Stepmom by Ed Harris( visu )
19 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,786 libraries worldwide
Anna and Ben, the two children of Jackie and Luke, have to cope with the fact that their parents divorced and that there is a new woman in their father's life: Isabel, a successful photographer. She does her best to treat the kids in a way that makes them still feel at home when being with their dad, but also loves her work and does not plan to give it up. But Jackie, a full-time mother, regards Isabel's efforts as offensively insufficient. She can't understand that work can be important to her as well as the kids. The conflict between them is deepened by the sudden diagnose of cancer, which might may be deadly for Jackie. They all have to learn a little in order to grow together
Dying to be thin by Larkin McPhee( visu )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 1,735 libraries worldwide
Documentary on anorexia nervosa and bulimia, eating disorders that have grown increasingly prevalent in contemporary American society. Experts in the field discuss some of their underlying causes (especially cultural pressures to be thin), their physiological and psychological effects, and some medical and therapeutic treatments that have been developed. The interviewees include patients representing particularly vulnerable groups: young women from troubled families, dancers, fashion models, and athletes
Speed Racer by Andy Wachowski( visu )
20 editions published in 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,733 libraries worldwide
Speed Racer is a natural behind the wheel of his thunderous Mach 5. With the support of Pops and Mom Racer, girlfriend Trixie, younger brother Spritle and the mysterious Racer X, Speed takes on fierce competitors to save his family's business and protect the sport he loves. When Speed steps on the track, it's not just a race
Wall Street money never sleeps by Oliver Stone( visu )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,658 libraries worldwide
"Following a lengthy prison term, Gordon Gekko finds himself on the outside looking in at a world he once commanded. Hoping to repair his relationship with his daughter, Winnie, Gekko forges an alliance with her fiancé, Jake. But Winnie and Jake learn the hard way that Gekko is still a master manipulator who will stop at nothing to achieve his goals"--Container
In the valley of Elah ( visu )
21 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,571 libraries worldwide
Hank, a retired Sergeant with the Military Police, receives a call informing him that his youngest son, Mike, has gone AWOL. He thought his son was in Iraq, but is informed that Mike returned stateside four days ago with his platoon. When he calls his son's cell phone and gets voice mail, he drives to Fort Rudd and begins to make inquiries, but with each inquiry he comes to a dead end. Then a body is found, dismembered and burned beyond recognition and is identified as Mike. Hank tries to find out what happened, but continues to encounter hurdles. Yet he is persistent, uncovering things no one wants to hear, including himself
Arbitrage by Richard Gere( visu )
23 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,552 libraries worldwide
Robert Miller is a New York hedge-fund magnate who appears to have it all: money, power, a loving wife, and a devoted daughter working by his side. But behind the gilded walls of his mansion, Miller is running on borrowed time, trying to unload his crippled trading company before his frauds are revealed. A deadly error throws Miller's life into a tailspin, raising the suspicions of a detective and threatening the future of his financial empire
James and the giant peach by Roald Dahl( visu )
13 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 1,447 libraries worldwide
After the daring rescue of a spider, a young boy named James gains possession of some magic crocodile tongues. When James spills them in the garden, out sprouts an enormous peach! Climbing inside, he meets an astonishing cast of characters and embarks on a magical odyssey full of thrills and adventure
 
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Alternative Names
Sarandon, Susan
Tomalin, Susan 1946-
Tomalin, Susan Abigail
Tomalin, Susan Abigail 1946-
Tomaling, Susan 1946-
Tomaling, Susan Abigail.
Tomaling, Susan Abigail, 1946-
Languages
English (617)
German (46)
French (34)
Spanish (21)
Italian (8)
Multiple languages (6)
Turkish (1)
Danish (1)
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