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Patton, Paula

Overview
Works: 63 works in 217 publications in 8 languages and 15,374 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Film sequels  Tours  Interactive multimedia 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Paula Patton
Publications by Paula Patton
Most widely held works about Paula Patton
 
Most widely held works by Paula Patton
Precious (based on the novel 'Push' by Sapphire) by Sapphire( visu )
28 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,563 libraries worldwide
In 1987, obese, illiterate, black 16-year-old Claireece 'Precious' Jones lives in Harlem with her dysfunctional family. She has been raped and impregnated twice by her father, Carl. She suffers constant physical, mental and sexual abuse from her unemployed mother, Mary. After getting pregnant for the second time, Precious is suspended from her school. Her principal arranges to have her attend an alternative school where her new teacher, Ms. Rain, helps Precious learn to read and she responds to this glimmer of hope. Precious also meets Mrs. Weiss, a social worker, and discovers the abuse and incest that Precious has had to endure. Her father dies of AIDS and Precious learns that she is now HIV-positive
Mission: Impossible ( visu )
8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,863 libraries worldwide
Blamed for the terrorist bombing of the Kremlin, IMF operative Ethan Hunt is disavowed along with the rest of the agency when the President initiates 'Ghost Protocol'. Left without any resources or backup, Ethan must find a way to clear his agency's name and prevent another attack. To complicate matters further, Ethan is forced to embark on his mission with a team of fellow IMF fugitives whose personal motives he does not fully know
Déjà vu by Tony Scott( visu )
20 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,543 libraries worldwide
A ferry filled with crewmen from the USS Nimitz and their families is blown up in New Orleans during Mardi Gras. BATF Doug Carlin is brought in to assist in the recovery of evidence from the massive investigation, and gets attached to an experimental FBI surveillance unit. The unit uses technology to directly look back in time a little over four days into the past. While tracking down the bomber, Carlin gets an idea in his head: would it be possible to use the device to actually travel back in time and not only prevent the bombing but also the murder of a local woman whose truck was used in the bombing?
2 guns ( visu )
23 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,474 libraries worldwide
DEA agent Bobby Trench and U.S. naval intelligence officer Marcus Stigman are working undercover for a narcotics business. After a distorted attempt to infiltrate the drug cartel, they soon learn the secret of their dubious affiliation
Swing vote ( visu )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 1,307 libraries worldwide
Bud Johnson is an apathetic, beer drinking, lovable loser, who is coasting through a life that is passed him by. His one bright spot in his mundane existence is his precocious, over achieving twelve-year old daughter, Molly. She takes care of them both. She accidentally sets off a chain of events on Election Day, which culminates in the presidential election coming down to one vote, Bud's. Suddenly, Bud becomes the voice for everybody when the world realizes that his vote will be the one that elects the next president. Descending on the unwitting inhabitants of the small town of Texico, New Mexico, politicians wage a war for Bud's vote
Just Wright ( visu )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,155 libraries worldwide
"Leslie Wright (Latifah) is a straight-shooting physical therapist who gets the gig of a lifetime working with injured NBA star Scott McKnight (Common). Leslie not only whips Scott into shape, she helps take his game to the next level and all is going well-- until Leslie finds herself falling for him. Oblivious to her growing affection, Scott only has eyes for Morgan (Paula Patton), Leslie's sexy and seductive friend. With everything on the line, Leslie must take her best shot and find out if she and Scott are just right for each other"--Container
Jumping the broom ( visu )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,132 libraries worldwide
"Two very different families converge on Martha's Vineyard one weekend for a wedding"--www.imdb.com
Baggage claim by David E Talbert( visu )
9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 920 libraries worldwide
Determined to get engaged before her youngest sister's wedding, flight attendant Montana Moore finds herself with only 30 days to find Mr. Right. Using her airline connections to 'accidentally' meet up with eligible ex-boyfriends and scour for potential candidates, she racks up more than 30,000 miles and countless comedic encounters, all the while searching for the perfect guy
Disconnect by Jason Bateman( visu )
6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and German and held by 901 libraries worldwide
"A hard-working lawyer attached to his cell phone can't find the time to communicate with his family. A couple is drawn into a dangerous situation when their secrets are exposed online. A widowed ex-cop struggles to raise a mischievous son who cyber-bullies a classmate. An ambitious journalist sees a career-making story in a teen that performs on an adult-only site. They are strangers, neighbors and colleagues, and their stories collide in this riveting dramatic thriller about ordinary people struggling to connect in today's wired world"--Container
About last night by Michael Ealy( visu )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 793 libraries worldwide
A modern re-imagining of the classic romantic comedy. Bernie and Joan are two fiery flirters who are passionate about everything from hookups to breakups. When he sets up his best friend, Danny, with her roommate, Debbie, the sparks soon fly as they try to navigate the relationship minefields from the bar to the bedroom
Mirrors by Alexandre Aja( visu )
16 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 665 libraries worldwide
Attempting to pick up the shattered pieces of his life, a disgraced former cop takes a routine job guarding the charred ruins of a once-famous department store. But the terrifying images he sees in the store's ornate mirrors will send him on a pulse-pounding mission to unravel the secrets of the building's past ... before they destroy his entire life
Idlewild ( visu )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and French and held by 653 libraries worldwide
In the Prohibition-era American South, speakeasy performer and club manager Rooster must contend not only with gangsters who have their eyes on the club, but also his piano player and partner Percival. Percival, meanwhile, must choose between his love for Angel and his obligations to his father
Mission impossible Ghost protocol by Tom Cruise( visu )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Blamed for the terrorist bombing of the Kremlin, IMF operative Ethan Hunt is disavowed along with the rest of the agency when the President initiates 'Ghost Protocol'. Left without any resources or backup, Ethan must find a way to clear his agency's name and prevent another attack. To complicate matters further, Ethan is forced to embark on his mission with a team of fellow IMF fugitives whose personal motives he does not fully know
Precious La véritable Precious Jones ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
In 1987, obese, illiterate, black 16-year-old Claireece 'Precious' Jones lives in Harlem with her dysfunctional family. She has been raped and impregnated twice by her father, Carl. She suffers constant physical, mental and sexual abuse from her unemployed mother, Mary. After getting pregnant for the second time, Precious is suspended from her school. Her principal arranges to have her attend an alternative school where her new teacher, Ms. Rain, helps Precious learn to read and she responds to this glimmer of hope. Precious also meets Mrs. Weiss, a social worker, and discovers the abuse and incest that Precious has had to endure. Her father dies of AIDS and Precious learns that she is now HIV-positive
Life with Mikey Swing vote ; Father hood ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Swing vote: Bud Johnson is an ordinary dad drifting through life, caring about nothing except his overachieving daughter Molly. Trying to encourage him to get involved, Molly accidentally sets off a chain of events of Election Day that ends with the presidential race coming down to one vote: Bud's
Precious das Leben ist kostbar ( visu )
4 editions published in 2010 in German and Undetermined and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Harlem, 1987. Precious ist eine 200 Kilo schwere Teenagerin, die vom Leben arg gebeutelt wird. Vom Vater vergewaltigt, von der Mutter misshandelt, flüchtet sich die 16-Jährige in Tagträume, die ein besseres Leben verheißen. Das ist allerdings weit entfernt. Obwohl schon in der neunten Klasse, kann das Mädchen weder lesen noch schreiben. Als Precious von der Schule zu fliegen droht, schließt sie sich einem alternativen Lehrprogramm an und stößt auf eine verständnisvolle Lehrerin. Die entdeckt das kreative Potenzial ihrer Schülerin. (Quelle: Verbundkatalog öffentlicher Bibliotheken, Stadtbibliothek Halberstadt, 19.1.11)
Microsoft Word for terrified teachers by Paula G Patton( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Mission: impossible ( visu )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
See the U.S.A. the INTERNET way by Paula Patton( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
An interactive collection of activities for learning about the United States by means of the Internet
2 Guns ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
When their attempt to infiltrate an international drug cartel goes haywire, DEA agent Bobby Trench (Denzel Washington) and U.S. naval intelligence officer Michael Stigman (Mark Wahlberg) are suddenly disavowed by their superiors. Now that everyone wants them in jail or in the ground, the only person they can count on is the other. Unfortunately for their pursuers, when good guys spend years pretending to be bad, they pick up a few tricks along the way
 
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