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Cusack, Joan 1962-

Overview
Works: 195 works in 881 publications in 10 languages and 56,265 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Animated films  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Motion pictures  Action and adventure films  Children's television programs  Animated television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Singer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2,
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Publications about Joan Cusack
Publications by Joan Cusack
Most widely held works about Joan Cusack
 
Most widely held works by Joan Cusack
Peep & the big wide world ( visu )
45 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and French and held by 5,343 libraries worldwide
Set in and around a pond, a bush, and a tin can, follow a newly hatched chicken named Peep, and his friends Chirp and Quack, a robin and a duck, on their daily adventures. They live in a place of great wonder and mystery, a place they are forever eager to explore, a place they call 'the big wide world'. Celebrate being curious, being adventurous, and, for at least one character, being a duck
Toy Story 3 by Lee Unkrich( visu )
27 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 2,989 libraries worldwide
Andy is 17 years old and headed off to college, meaning he doesn't have a place in his life for childhood things. The toys (save for Woody), fearing they'll be packed away in the attic and forgotten about forever, are mistakenly donated to the local daycare facility. There, their wishes to be played with once again are fulfilled all too well. They also meet a new collection of toys, including Barbie, Ken, Mr. Pricklepants, Chuckles the clown, and the grandfatherly Lots-O' Huggin' Bear, who may not be exactly who he seems to be. When Woody realizes that Andy still wants his toys, it's up to him to stage a daring rescue effort and break his friends out of Sunnyside Day Care
Toy story by John Lasseter( visu )
23 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,523 libraries worldwide
The fun and adventure continue when Andy goes off to cowboy camp and the toys are left to their own devices. Things shift into high gear when an obsessive toy collector kidnaps Woody, who hasn't the slightest clue that he's a greatly valued collectible
The school of rock by Richard Linklater( visu )
52 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,215 libraries worldwide
When his band votes him out due to his embarrassing musical antics, Dewey has to make the rent somehow. After intercepting a call for his substitute-teacher roomie Ned, Dewey finds himself in front of a class of elite elementary school students. Dewey decides to take on the music program and makes it his goal to teach them the gospel of rock and roll. His ulterior motive is to get them to compete against his former band for a cash prize
My sister's keeper by Nick Cassavetes( visu )
33 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,109 libraries worldwide
Sara and Brian live an idyllic life with their young son and daughter. Suddenly, their baby girl falls ill, and her only hope for survival rests in her parents' ability to find a compatible bone marrow donor. Their desperate decision to conceive another child raises both ethical and moral questions and begins to erode their relationship. Their actions ultimately set off a court case that threatens to tear the family apart
Ice princess by Walt Disney( visu )
16 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 1,893 libraries worldwide
17-year-old physics whiz Casey Carlyle is urged by her physics teacher to work on a physics project over the summer for presentation to Harvard. Since Casey is an ice skater she decides on a project that will show the elements of physics applied in competitive figure skating. To better understand the principles she's using, she will have to become her own test subject. She decides that she wants to skate on the Nationals circuit, but has some very tough competition. The more she gets involved she realizes that she must make a choice -- continue skating or go on to Harvard
Chicken Little by Zach Braff( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,890 libraries worldwide
After Chicken Little causes widespread panic--when he mistakes a falling acorn for a piece of the sky--the young chicken is determined to restore his reputation. But just as things are starting to go his way, a real piece of the sky lands on his head. Chicken Little and his band of misfit friends, Abby Mallard (aka Ugly Duckling), Runt of the Litter and Fish Out of Water, attempt to save the world without sending the town into a whole new panic
Kit Kittredge an American girl by Valerie Tripp( visu )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,812 libraries worldwide
Kit is a young girl living in Cincinnati, Ohio, during the struggles of the Great Depression. She enlists the help of her friends to solve a robbery that took place in her home that threatens to put her family's house into foreclosure. Her father leaves town to look for work and her mother takes in borders to make ends meet
The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Logan Lerman( visu )
6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,810 libraries worldwide
"The Perks of Being a Wallflower is based on the wildly popular novel by Stephen Chbosky about a freshman named Charlie who is always watching from the sidelines until a pair of charismatic seniors takes him under their wing. Beautiful, free-spirited Sam and her fearless stepbrother Patrick shepherd Charlie through new friendships, first love, burgeoning sexuality, bacchanalian parties, midnight screenings of The Rocky Horror Picture Show and the quest for the perfect song."--Container
Runaway bride by Julia Roberts( visu )
28 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,799 libraries worldwide
An unlikely love story develops when a cynical, big-city columnist comes to a small town to cover the story of Maggie Carpenter, a bride who's left men at the altar several times
High fidelity by Stephen Frears( visu )
20 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,652 libraries worldwide
Rob Gordon's record store is semi-failing, and his long-time girlfriend has just walked out on him. In order to figure out where things went wrong, he examines his past relationships with other women
Confessions of a shopaholic by Hegen( visu )
24 editions published in 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,600 libraries worldwide
Rebecca Bloomwood is a young woman struggling with her debilitating obsession with shopping and the sudden collapse of her income source. She unintentionally lands a job writing for a Manhattan financial magazine after a drunken letter-mailing mix-up. Ironically, now Rebecca is writing about the very consumer caution of which she herself has not abided. Rebecca's innovative comparisons and unconventional metaphors for economics grants her critical acclaim, public success, and the admiration of her supportive boss Luke. But as she draws closer to her ultimate goal of writing for renowned fashion magazine Alette, she questions her true ambitions and must determine if overcoming her 'shopaholic' condition will bring her real happiness
Mars needs moms by Simon Wells ( '11 ) Movie( visu )
19 editions published in 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,572 libraries worldwide
After he and his mother are abducted by Martians, a young boy must race against time to save both of their lives and find a way to return to Earth
Raising Helen by G. J Marshall( visu )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 1,518 libraries worldwide
Helen is living the life she's always dreamed of with her career at a top modeling agency on the rise. But her carefree lifestyle comes to a crashing halt when she soon finds herself responsible for her sister's children - Audrey, Henry, and Sarah. No one doubts that Helen is the coolest aunt in New York, but the transformation from super-hip to super-mom is super difficult. Along the way, Helen finds support from Dan Parker, the handsome young pastor and principal of the kids' new school, and realizes the choice she has to make is between the life she's always loved and the new loves of her life
It's a very merry Muppet Christmas movie by Tom Martin( visu )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,375 libraries worldwide
Evil banker Rachel Bitterman forecloses on the Muppets' famous variety theater. But Bitterman's machinations take a back seat when apprentice guardian angel Daniel shows Kermit what conditions would have been had Kermit never existed. A Kermit-less world would have found Miss Piggy running a fraudulent psychic hotline, Fozzie Bear as a homeless derelict, and Sam the Eagle as a caged "rave" dancer. With showstopping numbers like Moulin Scrooge and parodies of many holiday films, this tale of fortune through friendship defines the true meaning of holiday spirit
Martian child by Menno Meyjes( visu )
15 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,215 libraries worldwide
David is a widowed science fiction writer who adopts Dennis, a young boy who claims to be from the Red Planet. David believes the child acts strangely in order to process the difficulty he has had in his young life, but soon both David and his sister, Liz, begin to wonder if the boy might be telling the truth
Broadcast news by James L Brooks( visu )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,205 libraries worldwide
"This caustic inside look at the Washington news media, stars Holly Hunter in her breakout role, as a feisty television producer torn between an ambitious yet dim anchorman (William Hurt) and her closest confidant, a cynical veteran reporter (Albert Brooks). James L. Brooks' witty, gently prophetic entertainment is a captivating transmission from an era in which ideas on love and media were rapidly changing." -- Back of container
Friends with money by Nicole Holofcener( visu )
21 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,187 libraries worldwide
A story of four best friends whose comfortable lives are thrown off balance as the realities of middle age set in
Nine months by Chris Columbus( visu )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Polish and held by 1,159 libraries worldwide
Sam has it all: a wonderful girlfriend, a successful child psychology practice, and a red Porsche. But all that changes when his girlfriend tells him she's pregnant. Torn between advice from an overbearing couple and his bachelor buddy, Sam's got nine months to grow up or risk losing it all!
Arlington Road by Mark Pellington( visu )
36 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,115 libraries worldwide
Widowed when his FBI agent wife is killed by a right-wing group, college professor Michael Faraday becomes obsessed with the culture of these groups, especially when his new neighbors, the all-American Oliver and Cheryl Lang start acting suspiciously. With each twist the mystery deepens and the question looms: is Faraday just consumed by fear and driven by paranoia, or has a lethal conspiracy been born on Arlington Road?
 
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Alternative Names
Cusack, Joan
Cusack, Joan Mary.
Cusack, Joan Mary 1962-
Cusak, Joan
Cusak, Joan 1962-
Džoun Kjuzak
Joan Cusack actrice américaine
Joan Cusack actriz estadounidense
Joan Cusack aktorka amerykańska
Joan Cusack Amerikaans acteur
Joan Cusack Amerikaans actrice
Joan Cusack attrice, sceneggiatrice e comica statunitense
Joan Cusack US-amerikanische Schauspielerin
Joan Cusack yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä
Joan Cusacková
Mallard, Abby 1962-
Джоан Кьюсак
Джоан Кюсак
Џоун Кјузак
Ջոան Կյուսակ
ג'ואן קיוזאק
جوان كوزاك
جوآن کوزاک
خوان کیوساک فیلمنامه‌نویس و بازیگر آمریکایی
조앤 큐잭
ジョーン・キューザック
Languages
English (359)
French (19)
Spanish (19)
German (9)
Chinese (5)
Turkish (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Russian (1)
Polish (1)
Czech (1)
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