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Birch, Thora

Overview
Works: 132 works in 482 publications in 6 languages and 15,352 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Children's films  Action and adventure films  Juvenile works  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Animated films  Dark comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Thora Birch
Publications by Thora Birch
Most widely held works about Thora Birch
 
Most widely held works by Thora Birch
American Beauty by Sam Mendes( visu )
122 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,297 libraries worldwide
An emotionally & spiritually comatose suburban man decides "to hell with it all" and reverts to living as he did when he was happiest--as a carefree teenager. His desperately uptight wife and sullen daughter can only look on as he quits his corporate job to become a burger flipper, starts getting high with a strange new neighbor (whose parents are even stranger) and lusts after a pouty blonde teenager--his daughter's best friend
Patriot Games by Phillip Noyce( visu )
20 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,881 libraries worldwide
A former CIA analyst vacationing with his family in London helps thwart a terrorist attack on a member of the Royal Family and becomes the target of the terrorist whose brother he killed
Hocus Pocus by Kenny Ortega( visu )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 1,380 libraries worldwide
When three outlandishly wild witches are accidentally conjured up by pranksters, they return from 17th century Salem and set out to cast a spell on the town, but first they must outwit three kids and a talking cat
Ghost world by Terry Zwigoff( visu )
46 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,372 libraries worldwide
"While their classmates head for college, Enid and Rebecca focus their energies on tormenting those around them! From a goofy convenience store clerk to an eccentric art teacher, these two saboteurs wreak havoc on all who cross their paths. But when they zero in on an oddball loner looking for Miss Right, their seemingly innocent meddling threatens to shatter one of their hearts ... and their lifelong friendship!"--Publisher description
Now and then by Lesli Linka Glatter( visu )
19 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and held by 897 libraries worldwide
A heartwarming comedy about the childhood mischief of four best friends who reunite after twenty years
Alaska by Fraser C Heston( visu )
19 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 863 libraries worldwide
Two teenagers challenge both nature and themselves on a death-defying mission, as they set out to rescue their father in the arctic wilderness of Alaska where his plane has crashed, rescuing an amazingly friendly polar bear cub from a poacher along the way
The dot : --and more stories to make you feel good by Peter H Reynolds( visu )
15 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 722 libraries worldwide
The dot: Vashti doesn't think she can draw, but her teacher encourages her to "just make a mark and see where it takes you."
All I want for Christmas by Robert Lieberman( visu )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and French and held by 548 libraries worldwide
Teenagers Ethan and Hallie come up with a hilarious plan to reunite their parents
Silver City by John Sayles( visu )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 545 libraries worldwide
A private detective is hired to determine the identity of a corpse discovered during the filming of a political commercial. Along the way, he discovers a complex web of influence and corruption, involving high-stakes lobbyists, media conglomerates, environmental plunderers, and undocumented migrant workers
Dungeons & dragons by Topper Lilien( visu )
20 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 541 libraries worldwide
Princess Savina inherits the throne and the royal scepter, which has the power to command dragons. She decides all people should be equal. This doesn't sit well with Profion who leads a revolt against her
Homeless to Harvard : the Liz Murray story ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 501 libraries worldwide
Liz Murray became homeless at fifteen. Her prospects were dismal, yet she turned her life around by going back to high school. After earning her diploma, Liz won a New York Times scholarship for needy students to attend Harvard. Based on a true story
Monkey trouble ( visu )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 370 libraries worldwide
Dodger, a monkey, belongs to a crooked street performer but escapes, his life to end up in the arms of an innocent little girl. Her mother has no idea that her daughter is harboring a fugitive. Unfortunately, Dodger's naughty habits get the best of him as his mischief plunges everyone he meets into major monkey trouble
Petunia ( visu )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 232 libraries worldwide
Charlie finally finds a guy he's willing to break his 'no sex' vow for when he meets, and starts dating George McDougal. But George is hiding something from Charlie. Their relationship hits a complicated snag when George's wife returns unexpectedly from a long trip
The dot-- and more stories for young artists ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
Children are introduced to the imaginative world of art and how a picture can really be worth a thousand words in the lead story ART. Other stories include I Like Me, a celebration of self-esteem; The Dot, a journey of self-discovery and expression that will encourage everyone to explore his or her own creative spirit; Ish, Roman discovers that creativity is about a lot more than getting things just 'right'; and more
Winter of frozen dreams ( visu )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
Based on the true-life story of Barbara Hoffman, a brilliant biochemistry student but also a notorious prostitute. When her distraught fiance leads police to a naked, bludgeoned corpse he helped her bury, it sets in motion an investigation that uncovers a sordid world of blackmail, lust, and deception
The dot by Peter H Reynolds( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
Vashti believes that she cannot draw, but her art teacher's encouragement leads her to change her mind
Night ride home ( visu )
6 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
A couple faces pain and anger when the son they love very much dies while riding with his sister
The hole ( visu )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Four private school students sneak off for a couple days to an underground World War II bunker. When the holiday ends though, they find that they've been locked inside the bunker with hardly any food, no water, and no means of communication to the outside world. But a member of the party is deceiving the others and is to blame for all the terror that is happening to the group
Deadline ( visu )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
An writer recovering from a psychological breakdown retreats to a remote Victorian house to convalesce and finish her screenplay by the approaching deadline. When she begins hearing strange sounds and seeing apparitions, her search for the source uncovers disturbing videotapes in the attic. As she digs deeper to uncover the mysterious story of the couple on the tapes, she becomes twisted up in a terrifying pursuit to find out what is behind the endless mind games
The pregnancy pact ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Sidney Bloom, an online magazine journalist, returns to her hometown to investigate the sudden spike in teenage pregnancies at her old high school. Immediately, she comes up against Lorraine, the head of the local conservative values group and mother of pregnant, fifteen-year-old Sara. A media firestorm erupts when Time Magazine reports that the rise in pregnancies at the school is the result of a 'pregnancy pact'. Sidney soon realizes that all the attention is disguising the much larger issues
 
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Thora Birch actrice américaine
Thora Birch actriz estadounidense
Thora Birch Amerikaans acteur
Thora Birch Amerikaans actrice
Thora Birch amerykańska aktorka
Thora Birch attrice statunitense
Thora Birch US-amerikanische Schauspielerin
Thora Birchová americká herečka
Tora Berč
Θώρα Μπιρτς
Тора Берч
Тора Бърч
ת'ורה בירץ'
ת'ורה בירץ' שחקנית אמריקאית
تورا بیرچ بازیگر آمریکایی
تھورا برچ
ثورا بيرتش
ثورا بيرتش ممثلة أمريكية
소라 버치
ソーラ・バーチ
索拉·伯奇
Languages
English (257)
Spanish (29)
German (19)
French (18)
Italian (7)
Multiple languages (1)
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