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Adams, Amy

Overview
Works: 135 works in 1,282 publications in 11 languages and 59,069 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Fantasy films  Science fiction films  Children's films  Fantasy comedies (Motion pictures)  Superhero films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Amy Adams
Publications by Amy Adams
Most widely held works about Amy Adams
 
Most widely held works by Amy Adams
Enchanted by Kevin Lima( visu )
61 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 3,173 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. Shocked by this strange new environment that does not operate on a "happily ever after" basis, Giselle finds herself adrift in a chaotic world that is badly in need of enchantment. Giselle begins to fall in love with the cynical, no-nonsense divorce lawyer who has come to her aid. Little does he realize that this joyful, wide-eyed innocent is about to enchant him
Catch me if you can by Steven Spielberg( visu )
22 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 3,109 libraries worldwide
Some sexual content and brief language
Julie & Julia by Nora Ephron( visu )
67 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 2,981 libraries worldwide
Julie Powell is a frustrated insurance worker who wants to be a writer. Trying to find a challenge in her life, she decides to cook her way through Julia Child's 'Mastering the Art of French Cooking' in one year, and to blog about it. As Julie begins to find her groove as a cook, and her voice as a writer, the project takes on a life of its own. The project provides the struggling young woman with her life's purpose, to her very pleasant surprise. Julia Child has an amazing love affair with her dashing husband, Paul, all while embracing life and French food. Julie lovingly celebrates the life of one of American food's most influential and beloved figureheads
American Hustle by David O Russell( visu )
71 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,964 libraries worldwide
Brilliant con man Irving Rosenfeld, along with his equally cunning and seductive British partner Sydney Prosser, is forced to work for wild FBI agent Richie DiMaso. DiMaso pushes them into a world of Jersey powerbrokers and mafia that's as dangerous as it is enchanting. Carmine Polito is the passionate, volatile, New Jersey political operator caught between the cons and Feds. Irving's unpredictable wife Rosalyn could be the one to pull the thread that brings the entire world crashing down
Arrival by Denis Villeneuve( visu )
50 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,804 libraries worldwide
When mysterious spacecraft touch down around the world, a team, including linguist Louise Banks, is brought together to investigate. As mankind teeters on the verge of global war, Banks and the team race against time for answers, and to find them, she will take a chance that could threaten her life, and quite possibly humanity
Night at the museum by Ben Stiller( visu )
66 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,759 libraries worldwide
When the Museum of Natural History is closed for renovations, the museum pieces are moved into federal storage at the famous Smithsonian Institution. It houses the world's largest museum complex with more than 136 million items in its collections. These range from the plane Amelia Earhart flew on her non-stop solo flight across the Atlantic and Al Capone's rap sheet and mug shot to Dorothy's ruby slippers. From Fonzie's leather jacket to Archie Bunker's lounge chair. After stealing a security guard's ID badge, Larry Daley slips into the Archives of the Smithsonian, where Kahmunrah, an evil Pharaoh, comes to life with the reestablishing of The Tablet as a magical force in the museum. It brings the old exhibits and new exhibits to life, and in conflict with each other. Larry enlists the help of Amelia Earheart
Batman v Superman : dawn of justice by Chris Terrio( visu )
68 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,741 libraries worldwide
Fearing the actions of Superman are being left unchecked, Batman takes him on, while the world wrestles with what kind of a hero it really needs. With Batman and Superman fighting each other, a new threat, Doomsday, is created by Lex Luthor. It's up to Superman and Batman to set aside their differences, along with Wonder Woman, to stop Lex Luthor and Doomsday from destroying Metropolis
Charlie Wilson's war by Mike Nichols( visu )
21 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,637 libraries worldwide
In the early 1980s, Charlie Wilson was best known as a womanizing US congressional representative from Texas. He seemed to be in the minor leagues, except for the fact that he was a member of two major foreign policy and covert-ops committees. However, once Charlie is prodded by his major conservative supporter, Joanne Herring, Wilson learns about the plight of the people who are suffering from the effects of the brutal Soviet occupation of Afghanistan. With the help of a maverick CIA agent, Gust Avrakotos, Wilson dedicates his canny political efforts to supply the Afghan mujahideen with the weapons and support needed to defeat the Soviet Union. Ultimately, Charlie learns that while military victory can be obtained, there are other consequences and prices to that fight that are ignored to everyone's sorrow. Based on a true story
The fighter by Mark Wahlberg( visu )
66 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,606 libraries worldwide
Once upon a time, Dicky Eklund was known as the pride of Lowell, Massachusetts. There isn't a person in Lowell who doesn't know about the time that Dicky knocked down the great Sugar Ray Leonard. By the early 1990s, Dicky's crack addiction has soured everything, although he dreams of making a comeback. The real contender is his half-brother Micky Ward. 31-year-old Micky is an unassuming nice guy, long regarded as little more than a stepping-stone for rising fighters, but with undeniable potential. Between his controlling mom Alice, who manages his career, his crack head trainer brother, and a Greek chorus of seven sisters, Micky doesn't have a chance. Until his tough-chick bartender girlfriend Charlene gives him the confidence and support to consider a different course. But his success comes at a cost--as he must leave his family behind in the process
Man of Steel by Henry Cavill( visu )
23 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 2,568 libraries worldwide
A young boy learns that he has extraordinary powers and is not of this Earth. As a young man, he journeys to discover where he came from and what he was sent here to do. But the hero in him must emerge if he is to save the world from annihilation and become the symbol of hope for all mankind
Doubt by John Patrick Shanley( visu )
86 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,555 libraries worldwide
"Sister Aloysius Beauvier, the rigid and fear-inspiring principal of the Saint Nicholas Church School, suffers an extreme dislike for the progressive and popular parish preist Father Flynn. Looking for wrongdoing in every corner, Sister Aloysius believes she's uncovered the ultimate sin when she hears Father Flynn has taken a special interest in a troubled boy. But without proof, the only thing certain is doubt"--Container
The Muppets by Jim Henson's Sesame Street Muppets( visu )
47 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,363 libraries worldwide
While on vacation in Los Angeles, Walter and his friends try to raise ten million dollars to save the Muppet Theater from Tex Richman, a business man who wants to demolish the theater in order to drill for oil
Her by Spike Jonze( visu )
18 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 2,344 libraries worldwide
"Set in Los Angeles in the slight future ... Theodore, a complex, soulful man ... makes his living writing touching personal letters for other people. Heartbroken after the end of a long relationship, he becomes intrigued with a new, advanced operating system, which promises to be an intuitive and unique entity in its own right. Upon initiating it, he is delighted to meet "Samantha", a bright, female voice ... who is insightful, sensitive and surprisingly funny. As her needs and desires grow, in tandem with his own, their friendship deepens into an eventual love for each other"--Container
Big Eyes by Amy Adams( visu )
53 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,145 libraries worldwide
Walter Keane became a worldwide celebrity and talk show fixture in the 1950s after he pioneered the mass production of prints of big-eyed kids, and used his marketing savvy to sell them cheaply. Unfortunately, he claimed to be the artist. That role was played by Margaret, his shy wife. The ruse broke up their marriage and led to a divorce and a dramatic courtroom battle to prove authorship of the paintings
The Master by Paul Thomas Anderson( visu )
59 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,052 libraries worldwide
A striking portrait of drifters and seekers in post-World War II America, Paul Thomas Anderson's The Master unfolds the journey of a naval veteran who arrives home from war unsettled and uncertain of his future, until he is tantalized by The Cause and its charismatic leader
Trouble with the curve ( visu )
32 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,999 libraries worldwide
Gus Lobel has been one of the best scouts in baseball for decades, but, despite his efforts to hide it, age is starting to catch up with him. Nevertheless, Gus-who can tell a pitch just by the crack of the bat-refuses to be benched for what may be the final innings of his career. The one person who might be able to help is also the one person Gus would never ask: his daughter, Mickie, an associate at a high-powered Atlanta law firm
Nocturnal animals by Tom Ford( visu )
33 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and German and held by 1,864 libraries worldwide
Susan is living through an unfulfilling marriage when she receives a package containing a novel manuscript from her ex-husband, Edward. The novel is dedicated to her but its content is violent and devastating. Susan cannot help but reminisce over her past love story with the author. Increasingly she interprets the book as a tale of revenge, a tale that forces her to re-evaluate the choices that she has made, and reawakens a love that she feared was lost
Miss Pettigrew lives for a day by Amy Adams( visu )
23 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,694 libraries worldwide
In 1939 London, Miss Guinevere Pettigrew is a middle-aged governess who finds herself once again unfairly dismissed from her job. Now she must seize the day if she wants a job. She does this by intercepting an employment assignment outside of her comfort level as social secretary. Arriving at a penthouse apartment for the interview, Miss Pettigrew is catapulted into the glamorous world and dizzying social whirl of an American actress and singer, Delysia Lafosse. Suddenly, Miss Pettigrew finds herself swept into the world of high society. Within hours she is living it up. Taking the social secretary designation to heart, she tries to help her new friend Delysia navigate both a love life and career. This is complicated by the three men in Delysias life: devoted pianist Michael, intimidating nightclub owner Nick, and impressionable junior impresario Phil. Miss Pettigrew herself is unexpectedly drawn to the gallant Joe, a successful designer who is tenuously engaged to haughty fashion maven Edythe - the one person who senses that the new social secretary may be out of her element and schemes to undermine her. Over the next 24 hours, Guinevere and Delysia will empower each other to discover their romantic destinies
The wedding date by Clare Kilner( visu )
21 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,679 libraries worldwide
Kat Ellis hires a male escort to pose as her boyfriend while attending her sister's wedding
Sunshine Cleaning by Christine Jeffs( visu )
50 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,644 libraries worldwide
Rose Lorkowski is a single mother attempting to support her son Oscar and her unreliable sister Norah. She works a mundane job as a maid. Once the head cheerleader in school with plenty of prospects, Rose now has little to show for her life. She still sees the former head football player, but it is little more than a despondent affair. When Oscar is expelled from public school, Rose takes a job as a bio-hazard crime-scene cleaner to help pay for a private education. She brings Norah on to help in her steadily growing business. As the sisters work to clean up the messes left behind by the chaotic lives of others, they must learn to reconcile their own differences and overcome a troubled past if they hope to prosper in their newfound venture
 
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Alternative Names
Adams, Amy Lou.
Adams Amy Lou 1974-....
Amy Adams actrice américaine
Amy Adams actriz estadounidense
Amy Adams American actress and singer
Amy Adams Amerikaans actrice
Amy Adams amerikai színésző
Amy Adams amerykańska aktorka
Amy Adams attrice statunitense
Amy Adams pemeran perempuan asal Amerika Serikat
Amy Adams US-amerikanische Schauspielerin
Amy Adams yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä
Amy Adamsová
Amy Adamsová americká herečka a zpěvačka
Eimija Adamsa
Emi Adams
Έιμι Άνταμς Αμερικανίδα ηθοποιός και τραγουδίστρια
Ейми Адамс
Емі Адамс
Ејми Адамс
Эми Адамс
Էմի Ադամս
איימי אדמס
איימי אדמס שחקנית וזמרת אמריקאית
امی آدامز بازیگر و خواننده آمریکایی
إيمي آدمز
ایمی آدامز
ایمی ایڈمز
ئەیمی ئادمز
एमी एडम्स
एमी ॲडम्स अमेरिकन अभिनेत्री
অ্যামি অ্যাডামস আমেরিকান অভিনেত্রী ও গায়িকা
ਐਮੀ ਐਡਮਜ਼
ஏமி ஆடம்சு
ఏమీ ఆడమ్స్
ഏമി ആഡംസ്
ഏമി ആഡംസ് അമേരിക്കന്‍ അഭിനേത്രിയും പാട്ടുകാരിയും
เอมี่ อดัมส์
เอมี แอดัมส์
ემი ადამსი
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エイミー・アダムス
愛美雅當絲
艾美·亞當斯
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