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Wiest, Dianne

Works: 296 works in 1,031 publications in 8 languages and 38,535 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Musical films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Film adaptations  Vampire films  Romantic comedy films  Experimental films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Publications about Dianne Wiest
Publications by Dianne Wiest
Most widely held works about Dianne Wiest
Most widely held works by Dianne Wiest
Edward Scissorhands by Tim Burton( visu )
74 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,094 libraries worldwide
An inventor's sudden death leaves his greatest creation unfinished with sharp shears of metal for hands
Footloose by Kevin Bacon( visu )
61 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,394 libraries worldwide
City-boy Ren McCormick finds he has been moved into an uptight Midwestern town where the local officials have banned dancing and rock 'n roll music. Ren revolts with his best friend Willard and the minister's daughter. A timeless struggle between innocent teenage pleasures and adults' need for rigid morality
The birdcage by Mike Nichols( visu )
40 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,061 libraries worldwide
Armand is the outlandish owner of a wild Miami Beach nightclub; his partner Albert is the star attraction. When Armand's son Val announces his engagement to the daughter of an ultra-conservative US Senator, who unwittingly sees the match as a way of promoting "traditional family values", the scene is set for a hilarious comedy of errors
The horse whisperer by Robert Redford( visu )
20 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and Polish and held by 1,988 libraries worldwide
Fourteen-year-old Grace MacLean and her friend Judith go horseback riding in New York on a winter morning, but their horses lose their footing and slide onto a road, where Judith and her horse are killed by a jackknifing truck. Grace has her right leg amputated, and the incident causes a lasting trauma not only to Grace but also to her horse, Pilgrim. Grace's mother feels there's a link between her crippled, embittered daughter and Pilgrim's behavior. Learning about a horse trainer with a special gift, she takes Grace and Pilgrim to Montana where horse whisperer Tom Booker lives on a ranch with his family
The odd life of Timothy Green by Jennifer Garner( visu )
8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,830 libraries worldwide
When a childless couple buries a box with all of their wishes for an infant in their backyard, their wishes are granted. However, their child, Timothy Green, is not all that he appears
Hannah and her sisters by Woody Allen( visu )
33 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,826 libraries worldwide
"The eldest daughter of show-biz parents, Hannah is a devoted wife, loving mother, and successful actress. A loyal supporter of her two aimless sisters Lee and Holly, she's also the emotional backbone of a family that seems to resent her stability almost as much as they depend on it. But when Hannah's perfect world is quietyly sabotaged by sibling rivalry, she finally begins to see that she's as lost as everyone else, and in order to find herself, she'll have to choose -- between the independence her family can't live with ... and the family she can't live without."--Container
Rabbit hole by John Cameron Mitchell( visu )
37 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,807 libraries worldwide
Becca and Howie Corbett are returning to their everyday existence in the wake of a shocking, sudden loss. Just eight months ago, they were a happy suburban family with everything they wanted. Now, they are caught in a maze of memory, longing, guilt, recrimination, sarcasm and tightly controlled rage from which they cannot escape. The journey is an intimate glimpse into two people learning to re-engage with each other and a world that has been tilted off its axis
I am Sam by Jessie Nelson( visu )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 1,559 libraries worldwide
"...Un padre mentalmente discapacitado quien solicita la asesoría de un poderoso abogado para que lo ayude a recuperar la custodia de su hija". --Envase
Dan in real life by Peter Hedges( visu )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,543 libraries worldwide
Dan Burns is a local newspaper advice columnist. He is a widower with three daughters. He brings the family to his parent's house for a family gathering. When Dan goes to a local bookstore, he meets Marie. When he gets home, he finds out that Marie is actually dating his brother Mitch. Dan's mother Nana announces that she met an old acquaintance of Dan's, Ruthie Draper and that she has set up a date between Dan and Ruthie. Dan refuses to go. Mitch suggests that they could make it a double date and Dan agrees. Ruthie turns out to be very hot, but Dan isn't really interested in her. When Marie indicates that Ruthie is not right for him, Dan feigns interest and starts dancing with Ruthie. Marie gets jealous and joins the floor with Mitch, leading to an upstaging contest between Dan and Marie
Sisters ( visu )
5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,421 libraries worldwide
The story of two disconnected sisters summoned home to clean out their childhood bedroom before their parents sell the family house. Looking to recapture their glory days, they throw one final high-school-style party for their classmates, which turns into the cathartic rager that a bunch of ground-down adults really need
The lost boys by Joel Schumacher( visu )
20 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,187 libraries worldwide
A young teen thinks his town of Santa Carla is infested with vampires, and becomes convinced of it when his own brother starts turning into one
Parenthood by Ron Howard( visu )
25 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,161 libraries worldwide
The Buckmans are a modern family facing the age-old dilemma of trying to raise children the "right" way
Practical magic by Guthrie CSD( visu )
13 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,104 libraries worldwide
A wry, comic romantic tale about the Owens sisters as they struggle to use their hereditary gift for practical magic to overcome the obstacles in discovering true love
The big year by A. David Frankel film( visu )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,104 libraries worldwide
"Looking to shake up their routine lieves, three amateur bird watchers compete to become the ultimate "birder" by spotting the greatest number of species within a single calendar year. But the friendly rivalry soon turns into a hilariously complicated cross-country adventure as each man begins to realise that the quest for success comes at a price - and that's not chicken feed!"--Container
Synecdoche, New York ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1,038 libraries worldwide
Theater director Caden Cotard is mounting a new play. Determined to create a piece of brutal realism and honesty, he gathers an ensemble cast into a warehouse in Manhattan's theater district. He instructs each to live out their constructed lives in a small mock up of the city outside. As the city inside the warehouse grows, Caden's own life veers wildly off track. His daughter Olive is growing up under questionable guidance. He's helplessly driving his marriage to actress Claire into the ground. His daughter Ariel is mentally handicapped. He steadily blurs the line between the world of the play and that of his own deteriorating reality. As he pushes the limits of his relationships, both personally and professionally, a change in creative direction arrives in Millicent Weems, a celebrated theater actress who may offer Caden the break he needs
The 10th kingdom ( visu )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 953 libraries worldwide
At the edge of the mortal world lies a mystical vortex leading to the Nine Kingdoms, a fantastic land where fairy tales are reinvented--and not with happily-ever-after endings. An evil queen has doomed Prince Wendell to life as a dog. His quest to recapture the throne leads him through a portal to the mythical Tenth Kingdom--Central Park! With the help of ordinary mortals Virginia and Tony, he battles evil in a parallel universe of trolls, goblins and fairy tale characters such as Snow White and Cinderella
Darling companion ( visu )
14 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 934 libraries worldwide
The story of a woman who loves her dog more than her husband, then her husband loses the dog. She enlists the help of the few remaining guests left over from a wedding and a mysterious woman in a frantic search
In treatment ( visu )
37 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 931 libraries worldwide
Paul is a therapist who exhibits great insight and confidence when treating his patients. But Paul suffers crippling insecurities and is counseled by his own therapist, Gina. Adding to his list of growing concerns, his wife Kate is overcome with feelings of neglect and resents competing for his attention. Paul's patients include a young doctor who is in love with Paul; a Navy pilot who is reevaluating his life after a failed mission in Iraq; a teenage gymnast with suicidal tendencies; and a passionate couple who are troubled in all other areas of their lives
Bullets over Broadway by Woody Allen( visu )
31 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 894 libraries worldwide
David Shayne is an idealistic young writer who'll do anything to get his first Broadway play off the ground -- even if it means teaming up with the mob!
Little man Tate by Orion Pictures( visu )
25 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 863 libraries worldwide
A seven year old genius is caught in a tug of war between his waitress mom who only wants a regular life for him, and the head of an institute for gifted children who wants to further his development
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Alternative Names
Dajana Vist
Dianne Wiest actrice américaine
Dianne Wiest actriz estadounidense
Dianne Wiest aktorka amerykańska
Dianne Wiest Amerikaans acteur
Dianne Wiest Amerikaans actrice
Dianne Wiest amerikansk skådespelare
Dianne Wiest amerikansk skodespelar
Dianne Wiest amerikansk skuespiller
Dianne Wiest attrice statunitense
Dianne Wiest US-amerikanische Schauspielerin
Dianne Wiestová
Ντάιαν Γουίστ
Дайан Уист АНУ-ын эмэгтэй жүжигчин
Даян Віст
Даян Уийст
Дајана Вист
Уист, Дайан
Դայան Ուիսթ
דיאן ויסט
دایان ویست بازیگر آمریکایی
ديان فيست ممثلة أمريكية
დაიან ვისტი
다이앤 위스트
黛安·韦斯特 Actress
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