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Ladd, Diane

Works: 236 works in 521 publications in 4 languages and 21,939 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Biography  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Diane Ladd
Publications by Diane Ladd
Most widely held works about Diane Ladd
Most widely held works by Diane Ladd
Chinatown by Roman Polanski( visu )
24 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in English and German and held by 2,837 libraries worldwide
Private eye Jake Gittes, living off the murky moral climate of sunbaked, pre-war Southern California is hired by a beautiful socialite to investigate her husband's extra-marital affair. Gittes is swept into a maelstrom of double dealings and deadly deceits, uncovering a web of personal and political scandals that come crashing together for one, unforgettable night in Chinatown
The world's fastest Indian by Roger Donaldson( visu )
21 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,559 libraries worldwide
Burt Munro, a man who never let the dream of youth fade. After a lifetime of perfecting his classic Indian motorcycle, Burt sets off from the bottom of the world to test his bike at the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah. With all the odds against him, he sets a new speed record and captures the spirit of his times. Burt Munro's 1967 Boinneville record remains unbroken and his legend lives on
28 days by Betty Thomas( visu )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,545 libraries worldwide
A high-flying party girl gets herself a DUI and 28 days in rehab -- and ends up discovering that real happiness must come from within
Christmas vacation ( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 1,471 libraries worldwide
It's Christmas time and Clark decides to invite all the family to have 'the most fun-filled old-fashioned family Christmas, that no one will ever forget.' When the first relatives arrive, Clark goes out on the roof to rig the lighting. The one thing that Clark wants is to surprise the whole family with is the installation of a pool, which he already ordered. Unfortunately, the bonus check Clark expects any minute is overdue. Tempers rise and not just because of the late check. Uninvited cousin Eddie arrives with his family in their mobile home
Alice doesn't live here anymore by Martin Scorsese( visu )
10 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 912 libraries worldwide
Eight year old Alice Graham dreams of becoming a singer. Twenty seven years later she spends most of her life mediating between her sullen husband and their son Tom. When her husband is killed she decides to sell up and pursue a singing career. She finds herself forced to reassess her life, her relationship with Tom, and most of all her dependence on men
Something wicked this way comes ( visu )
11 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and held by 904 libraries worldwide
Terrible things happen when Mr. Dark and his Pandemonium Carnival come to town
Primary colors by Mike Nichols( visu )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 842 libraries worldwide
Jack Stanton is a virtually unknown Southern governor on a quest for the White House with his strong, savvy and equally ambitious wife, Susan. Running against the odds, the Stantons need all the help they can get from their extremely colorful political team. Together, they take off on a hilarious, heart-wrenching and ultimately history-making roller coaster ride to the top
Nora Roberts' Montana sky by Mike Robe( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 730 libraries worldwide
When multimillionaire cattleman Jack Mercy dies, he leaves his Montana ranch to his three daughters. The women are half-sisters and complete strangers to one another. But according to his will, the three women will only receive their inheritance under one condition: they must live together at the ranch for a full year. The sisters are challenged by a mysterious saboteur who is determined to see them fail and must solve some mysteries their father left behind in order to receive their inheritance
Wild at heart by David Lynch( visu )
13 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 656 libraries worldwide
Two young lovers are on the run from her nasty mother. Filled with David Lynch's trademark offbeat characters
Christy return to Cutter Gap ( visu )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 627 libraries worldwide
This television adaptation features Lauren Lee Smith as the 19-year-old schoolteacher who flounders and perseveres in an isolated mountain community in the early 1900s. Set against the breathtaking backdrop of the Great Smokey Mountains, this 89-minute film begins with an elderly Christy returning to the long-abandoned mission where she once taught. Her memories center around a time when change was coming to Cutter Gap--some for the better, some not, and all of it resisted by the locals
Rambling Rose by Martha Coolidge( visu )
18 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 626 libraries worldwide
Rose, an alluring young woman, is hired by a Southern family to care for their children, and changes their lives forever. She is an innocent who relates to everyone she meets in the only way she know how- with sexuality she can't restrain. The mother of the family takes Rose under her wing, offering her love and protection, while the teenaged son finds Rose both his fantasy and a profound mystery
Get a clue! ( visu )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 604 libraries worldwide
Turtle Wexler's family just moved to a new neighborhood ... right next to the haunted Westing Mansion. On a dare from her new friends, Turtle sneaks into the mansion only to find the scene of a crime. It's the biggest mystery in the city's history. With a handful of clues and house full of suspects, Turtle gathers the evidence with her brainy partner Chris to cash in on a $20 million dollar reward
Come early morning ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 527 libraries worldwide
Lucy is a 30-something Southern woman who lives in a small town. She keeps waking up with a hangover and a stranger in her bed. The more she searches for love, the further she gets from it. When Cal moves to town, Lucy is finally able to break free of her old ways and finds the love that she has been looking for
When I find the ocean ( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 515 libraries worldwide
The journey of a lifetime for young Lily Strickland begins not out of her love for adventure but out of heartache. Longing for the father she lost to the ocean and having no way to say goodbye, Lily strikes out on her own. Leaving behind a safe, loving environment with her grandparents and loving mother, she faces not only her fears but the obstacles the wilderness presents
Christy a change of seasons by Catherine Marshall( visu )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 504 libraries worldwide
When Christy's best friend dies of typhoid before they've had a chance to patch up a disagreement, Christy angrily questions her faith as she tries to reconcile her beliefs with the tragedy of a young, loving mother being taken away from her family and friends
Christy a new beginning by Catherine Marshall( visu )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 488 libraries worldwide
As she prepares for her wedding, Christy receives an unexpected visitor. When a sudden storm hits, Christy becomes stranded in a nearby cabin and becomes sick with a high fever. As the storm passes and she recovers, the right decisions become clear
Faerie tale theatre ( visu )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 485 libraries worldwide
This award-winning series brings to life 26 of the most magical classic fairy tales of all time, now digitally remastered
Enlightened ( visu )
9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 452 libraries worldwide
Enlightened centers on Amy Jellicoe, a 40-year-old woman who returns home to California after a month's stay at a holistic treatment facility, a result of having a mental breakdown at work triggered by her self-destructive ways. Amy returns to her old life with a new cultivated approach and perspective, which includes daily meditation and exhorting the power of self-help and inner healing
Enlightened ( visu )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 352 libraries worldwide
Season two picks up with Amy immersed in gathering evidence against Abaddonn. In the season's eight episodes, Amy enlists the help of journalist Jeff Flender, and as they work together on a searing expose, she dreams of a bigger life and develops romantic yearnings for the handsome, well-travelled reporter
Talking to Heaven a true story ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 347 libraries worldwide
The true story of a nationally recognized medium's life and work, that helps answer our most profound questions about life after death
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Alternative Names
Lad, Diane 1935-
Ladner, Rose Diane 1935-
Ladnier, Rose Diane.
Lanier, Rose Diane 1935-
English (163)
Spanish (4)
German (3)
French (3)
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