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Crewson, Wendy

Overview
Works: 138 works in 411 publications in 7 languages and 20,631 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Christmas films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Made-for-TV movies  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Wendy Crewson
Publications by Wendy Crewson
Most widely held works by Wendy Crewson
The Santa clause by John Pasquin( visu )
29 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,030 libraries worldwide
Scott is distressed to learn that his ex-wife and her husband have informed his son, Charlie, that there is no Santa Claus. While a sullen Charlie visits his dad on Christmas Eve, a noise on the roof brings them outside. It turns out that there is a Santa after all, and Scott has just accidentally killed him. Because of "the Santa clause," Scott inherits the job of Santa. As the next year passes, Scott rapidly gains weight, grows a white beard and meets the elf Bernard. Charlie's stepdad becomes concerned about Scott and forces him to undergo a psychiatric evaluation
Santa clause 2 by Michael Lembeck( visu )
17 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 2,411 libraries worldwide
Scott Calvin has been Santa Claus for the past eight years, and his elves consider him the best ever. But Santa's world is turned upside down when his son gets on the naughty list, and if Scott doesn't marry soon, he'll stop being Santa forever
Air Force One by Harrison Ford( visu )
44 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,188 libraries worldwide
An uncompromising U.S. President has just told the world he will not negotiate with terrorists. But when Russian terrorists hijack Air Force One, the world's most secure and extraordinary aircraft, the President is faced with a nearly impossible decision-- give in to terrorist demands or sacrifice not only the country's dignity, but the lives of his wife and daughter
Away from Her by Sarah Polley( visu )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,895 libraries worldwide
Fiona and Grant are an Ontario couple who have been married for over 40 years. During the twilight of their years, Grant is forced to face the fact that Fiona's 'forgetfulness' actually is Alzheimer's. After Fiona wanders away and is found, the decision is made for her to go into a nursing home. For the first time in their relationship, they are forced to undergo a separation since this is the nursing home 'no-vistors, ' first 30 days policy of a patient's stay. When Grant visits Fiona after the orientation period, he is devastated to find out that not only has she seemingly forgotten him, but she has transferred her affections to another man. As the distance between husband and wife grows, Grant must draw upon his love for Fiona to perform an act of self-sacrifice in order to ensure her happiness
Santa clause 3 : the escape clause ( visu )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 1,740 libraries worldwide
With another Christmas season fast approaching, Santa Claus/Scott Calvin is feeling even more pressure. Mrs. Claus is expecting a little Claus. She is also longing for the company of some "tall people." So Scott agrees to let her parents visit as long as they believe that they're really in Canada rather than at the North Pole. Further complicating matters is a visit by Scott's ex-wife, her husband, and their daughter, Lucy. A member of the Council of Legendary Figures, Jack Frost is a very bad boy. He is supremely jealous of the figures who have their own holidays, especially Santa. So he launches a plan to sabotage the toy factory and compel Scott to invoke the little-known Escape Clause and wish he'd never become Santa. The resulting evocation has Scott rewinding 12 years and juggles a full house of family and the mischievous Jack Frost, who is scheming to take over the 'big guy's' holiday
The vow by Michael Sucsy( visu )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,692 libraries worldwide
A young couple have a car accident that puts the wife in a coma. After she wakes up with severe memory loss, her husband sets his sights on winning her heart again
Bicentennial man by Robin Williams( visu )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,097 libraries worldwide
A comedy about an android "household appliance" robot who just wants to be a regular guy
The seeker the dark is rising by Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1,010 libraries worldwide
During Christmas break from school, a seemingly typical teenager discovers that he is anything but ordinary. As the seventh son of a seventh son, Will Stanton is The Seeker - a chosen warrior destined to restore the delicate earthly balance between Light and Dark. Guided by ancient protectors of the Light, young Will must travel through time to gather the hidden signs that hold the ultimate power to protect the world
The Clearing by Pieter Jan Brugge( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 929 libraries worldwide
A successful businessman is kidnapped by a mysterious man, who is disturbingly familiar with the intimate details of his prisoner's personal life
Winnie Mandela by Jennifer Hudson( visu )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 535 libraries worldwide
"Moving from a remote tribal village to the sprawling metropolis of Johannesburg, South Africa, a proud young Winnie ... soon found love with a rising political star, Nelson Mandela... When Nelson was imprisoned for protesting the brutal Apartheid government, Winnie worked tirelessly to win his freedom and to carry on his message of peace and equality. Her struggle to keep the Mandela dream alive was rewarded by years of persecution and imprisonment, including 18 months of solitary confinement. Throughout, her resolve to fight for her freedom, her family and her country never wavered. Her leadership and unconquerable spirit caught the attention of the world and earned her the name 'the mother of the nation'"--Container
Mazes and monsters by Tom Hanks( visu )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 320 libraries worldwide
Bound together by a desire to play "Mazes and Monsters" Robbie (Tom Hanks) and his three college classmates decide to move the board game into the local legendary cavern. Robbie starts having visions, and the line between fantasy and reality fuse into a harrowing adventure
The last brickmaker in America by Sidney Poitier( visu )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 311 libraries worldwide
"Danny's family is falling apart when he turns to Henry Cobb for refuge and understanding. As Henry works against the clock and Danny's father to finish his finely handcrafted bricks for the new wing on the high school, the last brickmaker in America teaches Danny about hard work, pride, life and forgiveness"--Container
Summer's end ( visu )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 290 libraries worldwide
All his life, Dr. Blakely dreamed of going back to the place where he grew up. But as he uncovers his feelings, he struggles with brutal memories of childhood and whether he's made the right choice in returning. He finds his life filled with unexpected challenges and vengeful acts against him. Surprisingly, he strikes up a friendship with a young boy that might point to a new beginning for the town and himself
The good son ( visu )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 285 libraries worldwide
Eight-year-old Mark is sent to live with his cousin Henry and his family for a few weeks. Mark soon begins to suspect that all is not right with the seemingly innocent-looking Henry
Between strangers by Gérard Depardieu( visu )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 284 libraries worldwide
Natalia is a photojournalist whose powerful image of a young girl has just been printed in a magazine. Catherine is a concert cellist whose wife-abusing father has just been released from jail. Olivia is a housewife who has devoted her life to caring for her wheelchair-boung husband. Each of these women have visions of the same small girl at moments when they are each forced to confront their pain and each finds a way back to salvation through living out a dream
Better than chocolate by John Archibald Wheeler( visu )
21 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 282 libraries worldwide
Free-spirited Maggie meets the woman of her dreams just hours before her mother Lila and brother Paul move in with her
The doctor ( visu )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and Italian and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Story of a man who becomes an extraordinary surgeon once he experiences firsthand what it's like being on ordinary patient
Spenser ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 229 libraries worldwide
Spenser is hired out of town but may be out of his league when a terrorist group with a taste for car bombs targets a controversial African leader
Formosa betrayed by Jerome Alan Cohen( visu )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 218 libraries worldwide
When a Taiwanese-American professor is murdered, FBI agent Jake Kelly races to track the killers back to Taiwan. Kelly soon finds himself immersed in a dangerous conspiracy as he dodges forces ranging from the U.S. State Department to the Chinese Mafia
A hobo's Christmas ( visu )
10 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 186 libraries worldwide
A man who deserted his family and lived a hobo's life for 25 years decides it's time to go home. His best friend on the road warns him that the past is best left alone, but he wants to find out for himself. His son must face the anger he feels when faced with the reappearance of the father he loved more than anyone, and the hobo must take responsibility for the pain he caused by leaving
 
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Alternative Names
Crewson, Wendy Jane 1956-
Wendy Crewson actress
Wendy Crewson attrice canadese
Wendy Crewson Canadees acteur
Wendy Crewson Canadees actrice
Wendy Crewson canadisk skuespiller
Wendy Crewson kanadensisk skådespelare
Wendy Crewson kanadische Schauspielerin
Wendy Crewson kanadisk skuespiller
Wendy Crewson kanadyjska aktorka
Крюсон, Венди
Ուենդի Քրյուսոն
وندی کروسون بازیگر کانادایی
웬디 크루슨
ウェンディ・クルーソン
Languages
English (172)
Spanish (14)
German (7)
French (7)
Italian (2)
Chinese (1)
Hungarian (1)
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