WorldCat Identities

Shaye, Lin 1944-

Works: 58 works in 157 publications in 4 languages and 6,979 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romantic comedy films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Teen films  Romance films  Road films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Lin Shaye
There's something about Mary by Cameron Diaz( Visual )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1985, teen-nerd Ted challenges a high-schooler who's bullying mentally handicapped Warren. His concern prompts Warren's sister, the dazzling and desirable Mary, to choose Ted as her senior prom date, but the date never happens. Thirteen years later Ted hires Pat to locate Mary, and the private investigator finds her in Miami, where he gets Mary to fall in love with him. Meanwhile, Ted learns the truth but continues to encounter offbeat obstacles as he accelerates to Miami in hopes of finding happiness with his true love
Insidious by James Wan( Visual )

25 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It offers a good dose of non-gory scares, tells a story of supernatural time travel that recalls elements of 'Inception, ' and pays homage to the genre Wan and Whannell love."--Chicago Sun-Times
Insidious( Visual )

9 editions published in 2015 in English and German and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Insidious: Chapter 3 offers a relatable young protagonist and several key supporting players from the prior films in a nimble setup to the series."--Hollywood Reporter
Ouija : origin of evil( Visual )

6 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1967 Los Angeles a widowed mother and her two daughters add a new stunt to bolster their seance scam business and unwittingly invite authentic evil into their home. When the youngest daughter is overtaken by the merciless spirit, this small family confronts unthinkable fears to save her and send her possessor back to the other side
A Cinderella story by Mark Rosman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High school senior Sam lives at the beck and call of her self-obsessed step-mother Fiona and her wicked step-sisters. With her sights set on attending Princeton, Sam finds her less-than-sparkling social life wonderfully complicated when she meets her Prince Charming online. But when her cyber soul mate turns out to her high school's ultra-popular quarterback Austin, Sam makes a mad dash back to reality. Fearing rejection if her secret is revealed, Sam dodges Austin's efforts to discover the identity of his princess
Hester Street by Joan Micklin Silver( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A young Jewish woman comes to America in the 1890s and discovers that her husband has given up the ways of the old country, gotten a new girlfriend, and started a new life"--Container
Boat trip by Cuba Gooding( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jerry and Nick are two best buddies whose love lives have hit rock bottom. Especially Jerry, whose girlfriend has turned down his marriage proposal. To escape their troubles and find women, they book a trip on board a cruise ship. Nick offends the travel agent and as a trick the two get booked on a gay cruise
Take me home( Visual )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cabbie Thom Colvin isn't having a good day, and neither is Claire Barrow. When she hops into his cab and tells him to take her to California, their journey winding across America becomes the adventure of their lifetimes
Detroit Rock City by New Line Cinema presents a Takoma Entertainment/Base 12 production( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1978: bell-bottoms, day-glo, lava lamps and rock-n-roll define the generation. Join Hawk and his three best friends as they head out to pay their respects to the kings of rock, KISS
Insidious( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The haunted Lambert family ... seek to uncover the mysterious childhood secret that has left them dangerously connected to the spirit world. They must rely on familiar allies to exile the demons that follow them and unearth the secret before the evil continues its deadly rampage"--Container
Man of the year by Universal Pictures Company( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member 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
The signal by William Eubank( Visual )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nic, his girlfriend, Haley, and his buddy, Jonah, take a detour from an idyllic cross-country road trip when they are contacted by a mysterious hacker who has gained entry into MIT's secured network"--Container
Say it isn't so! by Ellen Phelan( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boy meets girl. Boy loves girl. Boy discovers girl may be his sister. To make matters worse, by the time he discovers "it isn't so," he has precious little time to stop the woman of his dreams from marrying another man
Hate crime( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nice guy accountant Robbie lives an idyllic life with his partner Trey in a quiet suburban neighborhood. But when a venomous neighbor moves in and starts harassing them, hate sparks violence
Grace : the possession( Visual )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and French and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story about a naive, beautiful, virginal college freshman trying to deal with campus culture and her outgoing new roommate. But when a terror takes over her body and unleashes chaos, Grace returns to the cold clutches of her severe grandmother and the strict rules of the church. Haunted by the horrific death of her mother and deeply ingrained, destructive urges, she must stop the demon inside before it's too late
Dead end( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It's Christmas Eve and like every year, the Harringtons take a trip to their in-laws to celebrate the holidays. Taking an unfamiliar shortcut, Mr. Harrington makes the biggest mistake of his life, leading his family down a terror-filled road with no end."
Ouija( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of friends release a dark power when they use a ouija board to investigate a girl's mysterious death
Abattoir( Visual )

2 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in German and English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A real estate reporter unearths an urban legend about a house being built from rooms where horrific tragedies have occurred. The investigation ultimately leads her and ex-lover Detective Declan Grady to the enigmatic Jebediah Crone
Jack goes home( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his father is killed in a car crash, Jack travels home to Colorado to help nurse his mother, who was injured in the crash, back to health. There, he uncovers long buried secrets and lies within his family history, his parents, his friends, and his very identity
All American Christmas carol( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cindy, who lives in a trailer court, is visited by three ghosts intent on showing her a path to a brighter future
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.18 (from 0.12 for A Cinderel ... to 0.39 for Dead end / ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Lin Shaye actrice américaine

Lin Shaye actriz estadounidense

Lin Shaye Amerikaans acteur

Lin Shaye Amerikaans actrice

Lin Shaye amerikansk skådespelare

Lin Shaye amerikansk skodespelar

Lin Shaye amerikansk skuespiller

Lin Shaye attrice statunitense

Lin Shaye US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Linda Shaye

Shaye, Linda 1944-

Shaye, Linda wirkl. Name 1944-

Лин Шэй

Լին Շեյ դերասանուհի

لین شی بازیگر آمریکایی

린 샤예