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Linney, Laura

Overview
Works: 420 works in 1,502 publications in 10 languages and 56,717 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Detective and mystery films  Television adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Historical films  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Mystic River by Clint Eastwood( visu )
44 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,137 libraries worldwide
Boston childhood friends Jimmy, Sean and Dave are reunited after a brutal murder. Reformed convict Jimmy's teenage daughter, Katie, has been beaten and killed. Jimmy's old friend Sean is the homicide detective assigned to the case. Jimmy and Sean soon suspect their old pal Dave, who now lives a quiet life, but harbors some disturbing secrets of his own
John Adams by Kirk Ellis( visu )
25 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,649 libraries worldwide
While our new nation was suffering attacks from both within and without, John Adams had a vision of a nation of liberty and justice for all. He guided his peers--General George Washington, Benjamin Franklin and Thomas Jefferson--in setting the values and agenda for a glorious, free America. Adams and his wife Abigail refined these ambitious democratic ideals, and their partnership became one of the most moving love stories in American history
Love actually by Richard Curtis( visu )
36 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,484 libraries worldwide
It's all about love and holiday cheer in London. The Prime Minister is smitten with his caterer; a widower's young son nurses the ultimate schoolboy crush; a writer falls for his Portuguese housekeeper; a devoted wife and mother copes with her potentially unfaithful husband; and a lovelorn American is desperately attracted to a colleague
The Truman Show by Peter Weir( visu )
104 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 2,326 libraries worldwide
Truman's life is a fake. He lives in a big studio with hidden cameras everywhere. His friends and co-workers are actors who play their roles in the most popular television series in the world: The Truman show. He thinks he is an ordinary man and has no idea about how he is being exploited. What will he do when he finds out?
Breach by Billy Ray( visu )
25 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,938 libraries worldwide
When Eric O'Neill is promoted from a low-level surveillance job into the headquarters of the FBI, his dream of becoming a full-fledged agent is on the verge of reality. He is hand picked to work for the renowned operative Robert Hanssen within "information assurance," a new division created to protect all classified FBI intelligence. Eric quickly discovers the true reason for his hire: Hanssen is the sole subject of a long-term, top-secret investigation, a suspected mole made all the more dangerous by the sheer global import of the information he is charged with protecting. The Bureau asks Eric to slowly draw the traitor out of deep cover
Mr. Holmes by Bill Condon( visu )
18 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,761 libraries worldwide
In 1947, an aging Sherlock Holmes returns from a journey to Japan, where, in search of a rare plant with powerful restorative qualities, he has witnessed the devastation of nuclear warfare. Now, in his remote seaside farmhouse, Holmes faces the end of his days, with only the company of his housekeeper and her young son, Roger. Grappling with the diminishing powers of his mind, Holmes comes to rely upon the boy as he revisits the circumstances of the unsolved case that forced him into retirement
Kinsey by Bill Condon( visu )
45 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 1,754 libraries worldwide
Kinsey is a portrait of a man driven to uncover the most private secrets of the nation, and journey into the mystery of human behavior. His 1948 book Sexual Behavior in the Human Male irrevocably changed American culture and created a media sensation
Man of the year by Barry Levinson( visu )
19 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,745 libraries worldwide
Tom Dobbs makes an off-hand comment on his late night talk show that he would be a better president than the leader who currently occupies the White House. A grassroots campaign conducted by his legions of fans finds him unexpectedly ushered into the Oval Office and forced to live up to his promise. Unfortunately for Dobbs, he finds out that his surprise victory was actually the result of a voting computer glitch and not winning the majority vote leaves the outspoken funnyman struggling with the decision to stay the course in the Oval Office or head back behind the microphone where he is truly in his element
Arthur Christmas ( visu )
16 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,671 libraries worldwide
On Christmas at the North Pole, Santa's youngest son looks to use his father's high-tech operation for an urgent mission
The nanny diaries by Nicola Kraus( visu )
29 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,637 libraries worldwide
Annie is a young girl from a working-class neighborhood who suddenly finds herself working as a nanny for a wealthy family in Manhattan's Upper East Side. Between catering to the every whim of her employers and their precocious son and falling in love with their gorgeous neighbor, Annie tries to figure out what she wants to do with her life
The Savages by Tamara Jenkins( visu )
34 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,634 libraries worldwide
Jon and Wendy Savage (Hoffman and Linney) are two siblings who have spent their adult years trying to recover from their abusive father, Lenny (Bosco). Suddenly, a call comes in that Lenny's girlfriend has died and he cannot care for himself. Lenny suffers from dementia and her family dumps Lenny on his children. Despite the fact Jon and Wendy have not spoken to Lenny for twenty years and he is even more loathsome than ever, the Savage siblings feel obliged to take care of him. Now together, brother and sister must come to terms with the new and painful responsibilities with their father. The siblings are forced to face the struggle with their own personal demons
The Squid and the Whale by Noah Baumbach( visu )
24 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,582 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of two boys dealing with their parents divorce in Brooklyn in the 1980's
Hyde Park on Hudson by Roger Michell( visu )
30 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,546 libraries worldwide
As Great Britain faces an imminent war with Germany, US President Franklin D. Roosevelt and his wife, Eleanor, invited the King and Queen of England for a weekend at their home in upstate New York. But during the first-ever visit of a reigning British monarch to America, international affairs must be juggled with the complexities of FDR's domestic establishment, as wife, mother, and mistresses all conspire to make the royal trip an unforgettable one
Primal fear by Gregory Hoblit( visu )
32 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,544 libraries worldwide
A Chicago altar boy is accused of murdering the archbishop and a publicity hungry local attorney decides to defend him
The exorcism of Emily Rose by Scott Derrickson( visu )
36 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,433 libraries worldwide
In an extremely rare decision, the Catholic Church officially recognized the demonic possession of a 19 year-old college freshman. Told in terrifying flashbacks, it chronicles the haunting trial of the priest accused of negligence resulting in the death of the young girl believed to be possessed. Middle-aged single lawyer defends Father Moore, a priest on trial for the negligent homicide of a young girl named Emily Rose
The mothman prophecies by Mark Pellington( visu )
26 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 1,326 libraries worldwide
This story is based on events which occurred in Point Pleasant, West Virginia. Distraught by the sudden, tragic death of his wife, a journalist finds himself mysteriously drawn to a small West Virginia town when his car inexplicably strands him. He soon learns that many of the town's residents have been beset by bizarre events, including sightings of an eerie "moth-like" entity, an entity similiar to the one seen by his late wife
The life of David Gale by Charles Randolph( visu )
27 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,304 libraries worldwide
David Gale era un miembro activo de Deathwatch, un grupo activista en contra de la pena de muerte. Constance era una activista compañera de Deathwatch. Cuando se encuentra a Constance violada y asesinada, Gale es condenado del crimen. Ahora Gale espera la ejecución, y con menos que una semana antes su cita con la inyección fatal, Gale consiente en decir su historia a Bitsy, una periodista presuntuosa de una revista de noticias mayor. Cuando ella discute los hechos del asesinato con Gale, se le ocurre que los detalles simplemente no suman. Pronto un desconocido misterioso empieza a pasarle disimuladamente a ella evidencia que sugiere que a Gale se han tendido una trampa
You can count on me by Kenneth Lonergan( visu )
32 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,294 libraries worldwide
Sammy is a single mom living in a small Catskill town with her eight-year-old son. A lot happens all at once to Sammy as she, sort of, picks up with an old boyfriend, gets a new boss and her wayward brother finally shows up after months of no communication. A crisis of sorts ensues when the son meets his estranged father
The Laramie project by HBO Home Video( visu )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,181 libraries worldwide
"This film is based on transcripts of over 200 interviews with the people of Laramie, Wyoming."--Title screens. In October 1998, 21 year-old Matthew Shepard had been found savagely beaten, tied to a fence, and left to die. National media attention made his case a cause célèbre, and a month later, off Broadway writer-director Moisés Kaufman and Tectonic Theatre (his collaborating actors) arrived. They succeeded in interviewing a wide range of relevant persons, from those who knew Shepard or knew the accused to police, university, and hospital personnel and community members. Then they wrote a play
The fifth estate by Bill Condon( visu )
14 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,066 libraries worldwide
"Based on true events ... [this movie] reveals the mission of WikiLeaks' rebel founder Julian Assange ... to expose fraud and corruption to the world"--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Laura Linney actrice américaine
Laura Linney actriz estadounidense
Laura Linney aktorka amerykańska
Laura Linney Amerikaans filmacteur
Laura Linney Amerikaans filmactrice
Laura Linney attrice statunitense
Laura Linney US-amerikanische Schauspielerin
Linney, Laura Legett
Lora Lini
Λόρα Λίνεϊ
Линни, Лора
Лора Лини
Лора Лінні
Լորա Լիննի
לורה ליני
لورا ليني
لورا ليني ممثلة أمريكية
لورا لینی بازیگر آمریکایی
ลอรา ลินนีย์
ლორა ლინი
로라 리니
ローラ・リニー
劳拉·琳尼
羅娜·蓮妮
蘿拉·琳妮
Languages
English (514)
Spanish (33)
German (30)
French (22)
Italian (14)
Multiple languages (9)
Turkish (3)
Chinese (2)
Esperanto (1)
Czech (1)
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