WorldCat Identities

Brennan, Eileen

Overview
Works: 98 works in 414 publications in 3 languages and 15,442 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Gangster films  Detective and mystery films  Caper films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Made-for-TV movies  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Narrator, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Eileen Brennan
The sting by George Roy Hill( Visual )

24 editions published between 1973 and 2019 in English and held by 2,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is 1932 and a money runner is carrying the week's take -- $11,000 -- from an illegal gambling outfit in Joliet, Illinois, to the main office. On the way, three men con him out of the take. Mob boss Doyle Lonnegan discovers who pulled the job, and exacts revenge by having one of the con men, Luther Coleman thrown from a window. Lonnegan also orders a hit on Luther's partner, Johnny Hooker. To escape Lonnegan's wrath, Hooker goes to Chicago, to meet an old friend of Luther's, Henry Gondorff. To avenge Luther's death, they set up an elaborate plan -- a "long con"--To swindle an enormous sum out of Lonnegan so neatly that he won't even realize he's been conned
The Last Picture Show by Peter Bogdanovich( Visual )

11 editions published between 1971 and 2001 in English and held by 1,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the social and sexual mores in small-town Texas
Clue by Clue (Motion picture)( Visual )

30 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and held by 1,454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who killed Mr. Boddy? Was it Colonel Mustard in the study with the gun? Miss Scarlet in the billiard room with the rope? Or was it Wadsworth the butler?
The new adventures of Pippi Longstocking by Ken Annakin( Visual )

17 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 1,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Pippi is sailing with her sea captain father, she is suddenly washed overboard and lost in a fierce storm. Pippi eventually drifts ashore to a small coastal town where she sets up house in an ancient vacated mansion. There, with her horse and monkey, Pippi begins a new life without any adult supervision
Private Benjamin by Howard Zieff( Visual )

27 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pampered, spoiled upper-middle class widow joins the army. The army will never be the same
Hello, Dolly! : original Broadway cast recording by Jerry Herman( Recording )

7 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeepers creepers by Victor Salva( Visual )

17 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alone on a desolate highway, two homebound teens are nearly run off the road by a dementd tailgater. Later they spot this maniac disposing a body down into a sewer pipe. When they stop to investigate, they realize the horrible mistake they have made. The unspeakable evil maniac now intends to make them his next victims
If these walls could talk( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trilogy of stories set in the same house--with different occupants and spanning over 40 years--examines three women, the common crisis of an unexpected pregnancy, and the wrenching decision to have an abortion. In 1952, abortion is illegal. A widowed nurse deals with her unexpected pregnancy by taking drastic measures to obtain one. In 1974, a happily married woman, the mother of four children, discovers that she is pregnant again. Now she must choose between losing her lifelong dream and terminating her pregnancy. In 1996, a Catholic college student finds herself pregnant as the result of an affair with a professor. She decides on an abortion, but does not realize what it means to go through with one, while society rends itself asunder with violent protest
Hello, Dolly! : the original Broadway cast recording by Jerry Herman( Recording )

9 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daisy Miller by Henry James( Visual )

11 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[Daisy Miller is] an expatriate American living abroad in Europe with her daffy mother and bratty kid brother. Daisy is very liberated and very much ahead of her time as her behavior scandalizes the Victorian high society of 1878"--Container
The fourth wise man by Tom Fontana( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Artaban, a wealthy physician, sells all his worldly possessions to buy three precious gems. He takes his reluctant slave and embarks on a search for the newly born Messiah. But Artaban's pilgrimage is delayed because he stops to aid those in need of a physician's care. At the end of his journey and without any gifts, Artaban comes face to face with the crucified Jesus. It is here that Artaban gives the most precious of all gifts
The cheap detective by Peter Falk( Visual )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Falk plays a worldly, cynical gumshoe who takes on San Francisco, thugs, crooks, Nazis, femme fatales and the Golden Gate Bridge in this tribute to Casablanca, the Maltese Falcon, and other films from the Hammett/Chandler school of hard-boiled detectives
Neil Simon's Murder by death( Visual )

7 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An invitation to dinner and a murder is sent to five world famous detectives by Lionel Twain, an eccentric millionaire living in an isolated, gloomy estate in northern California
White Palace by Luis Mandoki( Visual )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A St. Louis advertising executive, still mourning the death of his wife, meets an older woman
The star wagon by Maxwell Anderson( Visual )

13 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A production of the Maxwell Anderson play about an inventor, and his latest gadget, a 'star-wagon' which will return its driver to any desired point in time
Hello, Dolly! by Jerry Herman( Recording )

8 editions published between 1964 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prologue. I put my hand in. It takes a woman. Put on your Sunday clothes. Ribbons down my back. Motherhood. Dancing. Before the parade passes by. Elegance. Hello, Dolly! It only takes a moment. So long dearie. Finale
Babes in Toyland( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toyland is in great danger from the terrible Barnaby who wants to turn Toyland into a world without toys. The only person who can save Toyland is Lisa, a little girl from Cincinnati who lands in Toyland on Christmas Eve. With help from the Toymaster, Jack Nimble, and the mother-of-many-children Mrs. Hubbard, Lisa and an army of toy soldiers and teddy bears fight to drive out the villainous Barnaby
Murder by death by Robert Moore( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and French and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lionel Twain, an eccentric millionaire, invites five famous detectives to dinner and reveals to them that someone will die at midnight
Working : a musical( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2001 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical adaptation of Studs Terkel's book, with songs by James Taylor, Stephen Schwartz and others
Texasville by Peter Bogdanovich( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to the Last picture show. It's 1984 in Anarene Texas, the sleepy town where women flirt and the men can't say no. Jacy Farrow, the girl who broke Duane Jackson's heart, has returned to Anarene. Now Duane is harried by a busted business, a sarcastic wife, a rambunctious son who steals his mistresses, and Jacy
 
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Alternative Names
Brenna, Eileen Regina 1935-2013

Brennan Eileen 1932-2013

Brennan, Eileen 1935-...

Brennan, Eileen 1935-2013

Brennan, Eileen Regina

Brennan, Eileen Regina 1935-2013

Brennan, Verla Eileen Regina

Brennan, Verla Eileen Regina 1935-2013

Brennen, Verla Eileen Regina 1938-2013

Eileen Brennan actrice américaine

Eileen Brennan actriz estadounidense

Eileen Brennan actriz estadounidense (1932-2013)

Eileen Brennan American film, television, musical theatre and stage actress

Eileen Brennan Amerikaans acteur

Eileen Brennan Amerikaans actrice

Eileen Brennan attrice statunitense

Eileen Brennan pemeran perempuan asal Amerika Serikat

Eileen Brennan US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Eileen Brennanová

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Friend, A. 1938-2013

Айлин Бреннан

Айлин Бреннан американская актриса

Ейлін Бреннан

איילין ברנן

איילין ברנן שחקנית אמריקאית

ايلين برينان

آیلین برنان

آیلین برنان بازیگر و خواننده آمریکایی

아일린 브레넌

アイリーン・ブレナン

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Languages
English (221)

Spanish (2)

French (1)