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Davis, Geena

Works: 275 works in 932 publications in 9 languages and 28,924 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Fiction  Folklore  History  Interviews  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, Speaker, Narrator, Performer, Interviewee, Other, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Publications about Geena Davis
Publications by Geena Davis
Most widely held works by Geena Davis
Stuart Little 2 by Rob Minkoff( visu )
69 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 5,436 libraries worldwide
The Little family adopts a spunky boy named Stuart who looks a lot like a mouse. Mr. and Mrs. Little adore their new son, but their older son George isn't so sure what to make of his new brother and devises a plan to get Stuart out of the house
Thelma & Louise by Ridley Scott( visu )
135 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,162 libraries worldwide
Thelma is an abused and neglected wife, while her friend Louise is a bitter, hard-edged waitress. The two decide to take a brief vacation to escape the drudgery of their everyday lives. Immediately, they run into trouble, as Louise shoots and kills a man who tries to rape Thelma in the parking lot of a country bar
A league of their own by Tom Hanks( visu )
31 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,717 libraries worldwide
In 1943, a washed-up ballplayer is hired to coach in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League while the male pros are at war. Reluctant at first, he finds himself drawn back into the game by the heart and heroics of his team. Based on a true story
Beetle Juice ( visu )
25 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,401 libraries worldwide
After Barbara and Adam Maitland are killed in a car crash, they find themselves trapped as ghosts in their beautiful New England farmhouse. Their peaceful 'existence' is disrupted when a yuppie family, the Deetz's, buy their house. The Maitlands are too nice and harmless as ghosts and all their efforts to scare the Deetz's away are unsuccessful. They decide to call to Beetlejuice, a people-exorcizing ghost, for help
Tootsie by Sydney Pollack( visu )
16 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,656 libraries worldwide
Michael Dorsey is an out-of-work actor who makes himself up as a woman to get a job. When his girlfriend, Sandy, fails an audition for a soap opera, Michael dresses up as "Dorothy Michaels" and lands the part. All goes well until "Dorothy" falls in love with beautiful co-star, Julie, and Julie's father, Lee, falls for "Dorothy."
Miss representation ( visu )
8 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 1,633 libraries worldwide
Discusses ways in which the media openly degrades women. Features commentary from many influential women in media and politics
The fly by Jeff Goldblum( visu )
39 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 1,272 libraries worldwide
Seth Brundle develops a system to transport objects in a matter of seconds, but when he tries it on himself, Seth's genes and molecules are accidentally fused with those of a fly. Seth's initial excitement over his new physical abilities turns into a nightmare as his insect half begins to take over
The accidental tourist by Lawrence Kasdan( visu )
18 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,249 libraries worldwide
Award-winning drama about the trials of one man. After a man loses his son and his wife leaves him, he becomes detached from the world, until a strange dog-trainer meets him and brings him back out
Stuart Little 3 by Audu Paden( visu )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,204 libraries worldwide
Stuart joins his family for a camping trip in the great outdoors. Before Snowbell can enjoy the trip, she is kidnapped by some angry animals. It's up to Stuart and his new friend Reeko to come to Snowbell's rescue
The long kiss goodnight by Renny Harlin( visu )
28 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,004 libraries worldwide
A schoolteacher learns that she was once a lethal assassin for the CIA, and teams up with a wise-cracking detective to uncover her past before a hi-tech army of corrupt government renegades kills them both
Cutthroat Island by Renny Harlin( visu )
19 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 927 libraries worldwide
Morgan Adams, the female captain of a pirate ship, is on a treasure hunt for millions of pounds of gold reportedly buried somewhere on Cutthroat Island. She and her uncles each hold sections of the map to the treasure. While Morgan is willing to make deals and agree to share the wealth in order to put the map together, her Uncle Dawg would rather kill everyone in his way, including his niece
In a world-- by Lake Bell( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 772 libraries worldwide
An unsuccessful vocal coach competes against her arrogant father in the movie trailer voice-over business
Hero by Stephen Frears( visu )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 596 libraries worldwide
Davis is ace reporter Gale Gayley, who literally falls into the story of a lifetime when she's a passenger on an airplane that crashes into a Chicago bridge. In the smoke and darkness, she's saved by a rude, foul-mouthed "hero", who promptly disappears into the night ... leaving only his shoe behind
Women, war & peace ( visu )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 513 libraries worldwide
Challenges the conventional wisdom that war and peace are men's domain and reveals the central role of women in the quest for peace and justice in modern warfare
Speechless by Ron Underwood( visu )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 429 libraries worldwide
It was a match made in heaven ... almost. Two witty, intelligent insomniacs, Kevin and Julia, meet over the last box of sleeping pills at an all-night convenience store and are immediately attracted. They share an evening of passion and discover that they have a lot in common ... maybe too much in common
Princess Scargo and the birthday pumpkin by Michael Hedges( visu )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 389 libraries worldwide
A Native American legend of a young girl who gives up a precious birthday gift in order to help her people
Quick change ( visu )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 356 libraries worldwide
A frazzled urbanite and his two friends rob a bank and get millions of dollars, but their perfect escape is being ruined because they can't seem to get out of town
Earth girls are easy by Julien Temple( visu )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 289 libraries worldwide
In this comedy three aliens crash land in a valley girl's swimming pool. She makes them over and they set out for a night on the town
Coma ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
A young medical student discovers that something sinister is going on in her hospital after routine procedures send more than a few seemingly healthy patients into comas on the operating table
Accidents happen ( visu )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 241 libraries worldwide
Gloria's family becomes strangely cursed with a streak of bad luck. But as life takes unexpected detours, Gloria manages to tear apart her pain to find the humor in even the toughest things that happen to her. When her teenage son Billy uncharacteristically lets off some steam in a series of scandalous pranks, the tragic results are something no one could have predicted. But with the love of his family and some unexpected help, Billy sees the magic behind life's oddest accidents
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Alternative Names
Davis, Virginia Elizabeth.
Davis, Virginia Elizabeth 1956-
English (382)
French (21)
German (16)
Spanish (15)
Multiple languages (7)
Italian (3)
Chinese (1)
Russian (1)
Dutch (1)
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