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Donoghue, Mary Agnes

Overview
Works: 41 works in 167 publications in 6 languages and 4,302 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Bildungsromans  Internet videos  History  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Director, fmd, Conceptor, fmp, Composer, Originator
Classifications: PS3556.I8155, 813.54
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Publications about Mary Agnes Donoghue
Publications by Mary Agnes Donoghue
Most widely held works by Mary Agnes Donoghue
White oleander by Peter Kosminsky( visu )
23 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 1,503 libraries worldwide
Astrid is 15 when she witnesses the arrest of her mother Ingrid for murdering her boyfriend. Suddenly on her own, Astrid is shuttled through a series of foster mothers and homes. As she struggles to master the techniques to survive, her mother's powerful influence remains the only constant in Astrid's life. For good, and for bad
Beaches by Garry Marshall( visu )
15 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 1,118 libraries worldwide
Explores the thirty year relationship between two very different women who meet at the beach and become best friends
Veronica Guerin by Joel Schumacher( visu )
28 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 820 libraries worldwide
Based on real-life events, the film tells the story of Dublin journalist Veronica Guerin, a relentless crime reporter for The Sunday Independent during the early '90s. In 1994, Guerin--who had previously been reporting corporate corruption and church scandals--turned her attention to Ireland's increasing drug problem. Her investigations, however, brought her to the attention of Dublin's crime underworld; the deeper she dug, the more danger she found herself in. Guerin's violent murder in 1996 led to a revision of Ireland's laws and the creation of the Criminal Assets Bureau, allowing the government to seize dealer assets. After Guerin's death and the resultant investigations and arrests, drug crimes in Ireland dropped by fifty percent
Jenny's wedding by Katherine Heigl( visu )
12 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 453 libraries worldwide
When Jenny decides to marry a woman, her conventional family is forced to accept who she is or risk losing their daughter and their self respect
Deceived by Damian Harris( visu )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
After the supposed death of her husband, a woman discovers that he has a secret life
Paradise by Salvador Dalí( visu )
14 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 88 libraries worldwide
This heartfelt film is the touching story of the lost love between a young married couple and how a new house guest rekindles the sparks in one memorable summer. Critically acclaimed, this beautiful motion picture delivers sincerely charming and memorable performances that are sure to entertain!
Assassination : murder in politics by Mary Agnes Donoghue( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Me and Mamie O'Rourke : a play by Mary Agnes Donoghue( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
The Buddy system by Glenn Jordan( visu )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Emily is a single mother struggling to raise a troublesome son. Her day-to-day existence see-saws between the steno tests she's failing and her own mother, a self-absorbed woman so devoted to her grandson that she doesn't see she's destroying her daughter's life. Emily turns to Joe, a would-be writer, each seeking a little support in the name of friendship. Along the way they find alot of love, and the strength to regain control over their unhappy lives
Deceived ; Summer of Sam ; The rich man's wife ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Deceived: Adrienne Saunders, a woman whose perfect life as a wife and mother disintegrates into a waking nightmare of betrayal and deception
Transcendental Bengston-tation ( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
White oleander : a novel by Janet Fitch( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Ingrid, a smart, free-spirited, and somewhat narcissistic artist kills her deceitful lover in a crime of passion. Even while serving a prison sentence, she exerts control over her adoring teenage daughter, Astrid, who's forced to spend her teenage years in a series of foster homes before becoming her own person. Explores the strange relationship of Ingrid and Astrid, and includes Astrid's relationship with her foster mothers. At first merely an appendage of her mother, Astrid develops as a result of her peripatetic adolescence
La flor del mal White oleander ( visu )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Astrid es una adolescente que vive en California con su madre Ingrid, una bella mujer que se dedica al arte. Aunque nunca conoció a su padre, ambas llevan una vida perfecta hasta que aparece en sus vidas Barry, del que Ingrid se enamorará locamente. Pero un día Ingrid es acusada de asesinar a Barry y condenada a cadena perpetua, por lo cual Astrid ve obligada a ir a casas de acogida. Durante años Astrid experimenta todo tipo de sensaciones; relaciones apasionadas, la religión, el cariño de un hogar... A pesar de todo ese tiempo y de los consejos que recibe sobre no fiarse de nadie ni de nada, Astrid mantiene el contacto con su madre
Trahie by Damian Harris( visu )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in French and English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Beaches : screenplay by Mary Agnes Donoghue( Book )
5 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Weisser Oleander ( visu )
3 editions published in 2003 in German and Undetermined and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Paradise : [press kit] by Mary Agnes Donoghue( Archival Material )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Press kit includes two copies of production information containing listing of cast and credits and some short biographies.-- Pfyre Caidmon
Die Journalistin Veronica Guerin ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in German and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Laurier blanc ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in French and English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Remember me : aka Beaches ; screenplay by Mary Agnes Donoghue( Archival Material )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (110)
French (8)
Spanish (7)
German (5)
Italian (3)
Dutch (1)
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