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Kazan, Zoe 1983-

Works: 62 works in 299 publications in 6 languages and 13,848 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Romantic comedy films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Romance films  Fiction  Political films  Autobiographical films  Television mini-series  Television adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Author, Performer, Scenarist, Author of screenplay, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Zoe Kazan
Most widely held works by Zoe Kazan
The big sick( Visual )

40 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 2,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pakistan-born comedian Kumail Nanjiani and grad student Emily Gardner fall in love but struggle as their cultures clash. When Emily contracts a mysterious illness, Kumail finds himself forced to face her feisty parents, his family's expectations, and his true feelings
It's complicated by Nancy Meyers( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hilarious look at marriage, divorce, and everything in between. With a thriving Santa Barbara bakery, a new romance heating up, and her divorce finally behind her, Jane Adler has her life all figured out, until she finds herself trapped between the perfect new beau and her philandering ex-husband who's determined to win her back. When opposites attract all over again, will love be sweeter the second time around? It's ... complicated!
What if by Michael Dowse( Visual )

22 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 1,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A medical school dropout named Wallace who has been repeatedly burned by bad relationships. So Wallace decides to put his love life on hold. It is then that he meets Chantry an animator who lives with her long-term boyfriend Ben. Wallace and Chantry form an instant connection, striking up a close friendship. Still, there is no denying the chemistry between them, leading the pair to wonder, what if the love of your life is actually your best friend?
Meek's Cutoff by Kelly Reichardt( Visual )

20 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wagon train of three families has hired mountain man Stephen Meek to guide them over the Cascade Mountains. Claiming to know a shortcut, Meek leads the group on an unmarked path across the high plain desert, only to become lost in the dry rock and sage. Over the coming days, the emigrants face the scourges of hunger, thirst, and their own lack of faith in each other's instincts for survival. When they encounter a Native American, they must choose between following their guide or an "enemy."
Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout( Visual )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The four-part drama that tells the story of a seemingly placid New England town that is actually wrought with illicit affairs, crime and tragedy, all told through the lens of Olive, whose wicked wit and harsh demeanor mask a warm but troubled heart and staunch moral center. The story spans 25 years and focuses on Olive's relationships with her husband, Henry, the good-hearted and kindly town pharmacist; their son, Christopher, who resents his mother's approach to parenting; and other members of their community
Ruby Sparks by Jonathan Dayton( Visual )

28 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Struggling with writer's block and a lackluster love life, once-famous novelist Calvin (Dano) creates a beautiful fictitious character named Ruby (Kazan) who inspires him. But not only does this bring his work to life--it also brings Ruby to life--literally! Face-to-face with an actual relationship with his once-virtual girlfriend, Calvin must now decide whether to pen this love story or let it write itself"--Container
The private lives of Pippa Lee by Rebecca Miller( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After nearly two decades under the wing of an aging, avuncular husband, dutiful mother and housewife Pippa Lee undergoes a midlife breakthrough. Unearthing the sexually curious wild child of her teens, middle-aged Pippa sparks a relationship with a divorcee loner. Pippa Lee is a resilient woman, refusing to let life pass her by
Happythankyoumoreplease by Malin Akerman( Visual )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sharp comedy centered on a group of 20-something New Yorkers struggling to figure out themselves, their lives, and their loves. Captures the uncertainty and angst of what it is to be young, vulnerable, and desperate to find out who you are - or, perhaps more importantly, who you want to be
I hate Valentine's Day by Nia Vardalos( Visual )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Genevieve Gernier owns a flower shop in Manhattan. She has a personal, strict philosophy on dating. Her rule: no more than five dates with a man to ensure that she will never get dumped or hurt. When Greg Gatlin buys a restaurant nearby her shop, they decide to date. However, after five dates, Genevieve is not happy with her rule and does not know how to meet Greg again. The rule that she swore to never break, could end up breaking her heart
Our brand is crisis( Visual )

14 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the 2002 Bolivian presidential election, Pedro Gallo hires an American political consulting firm to help him win
Me and Orson Welles by Robert Kaplow( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard is a 17-year-old kid from New Jersey with the gift of the gab and an eye for the ladies. He's bored with school and dreams of making it big in the dazzling world of 1930s Manhattan. Miraculously, he bumps into Orson Welles outside the yet-to-open Mercury Theater a week before Welles' history-making production of Julius Caesar, and is hired on the spot for a walk-on part. Suddenly Richard finds himself in a heady world of high-stakes theater and highly-strung celebrities, swapping bawdy jokes with Joe 'the Fertilizer' Cotten, sweet-talking the gorgeous production assistant Sonja, attempting to master the ukulele, staying up all night and lying to his mother. But this is the world of the colossally talented, fearsomely charming, ruthless and ambitious Orson Welles, and by the end of the week, Richard must decide if this is really the world where he wants to live
In your eyes( Visual )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romance with a supernatural twist, Rebecca, a lonely housewife in New Hampshire, suddenly discovers that she shares a strange connection with Dylan, a struggling ex-con in New Mexico; they can see through one another's eyes and experience sensations felt by the other. Though they've never met, the two share a unique, unparalleled intimacy by being in each other's heads and begin a long-distance relationship unlike any other
Certain girls by Jennifer Weiner( Recording )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No longer famous, journalist Cannie Shapiro writes science fiction under a pen name while raising her teenage daughter, and considers her husband Peter's request to have Cannie's flamboyant sister provide surrogate services so that they can have a second child
The Landry News by Andrew Clements( Recording )

13 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New Student Gets Old Teacher. The bad news is that Cara Landry is the new kid at Denton Elementary School. The worse news is that her teacher, Mr. Larson, would rather read the paper and drink coffee than teach his students anything. So Cara decides to give Mr. Larson something else to read -- her own newspaper, The Landry News. Before she knows it, the whole fifth-grade class is in on the project. But then the principal finds a copy of The Landry News, with unexpected results. Tomorrow's headline - will Cara's Newspaper Cost Mr. Larson His Job?
The exploding girl( Visual )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ivy is a twenty-year-old college student home for spring break. She's excited about a developing romance back at school and life is seemingly perfect. Her longtime friend finds himself looking for a place to stay, so Ivy and her mom take him in. Al and Ivy's friendship strengthens while her boyfriend grows more and more distant. An exquisite portrait of a young girl coming of age and finding a deeper kind of love in New York City
The monster( Visual )

9 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A divorced mother and her headstrong daughter must make an emergency late-night road trip to see the girl's father. As they drive through deserted country roads on a steamy night, they suddenly have a startling collision that leaves them shaken but not seriously hurt. Their car, however, is dead, and as they try in vain to get help, they come to realize they are not alone on these desolate backroads. A terrifying evil is lurking in the surrounding woods, intent on never letting them leave
Some girl(s) : so many girls, so little time( Visual )

10 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the eve of his wedding, a successful writer travels across the country to meet up with ex-lovers in an attempt to make amends for past relationship transgressions. Includes behind the scenes
The pretty one( Visual )

11 editions published in 2014 in 4 languages and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laurel has always been the odd wallflower, choosing to live at home with her father, while her glamorous identical twin, Audrey, possesses the confidence and appeal to succeed in the big city. When tragedy strikes and Laurel is mistaken for her twin sister, she makes the impulsive decision to assume her sister's identity and become The Pretty One. As she eases into her new, independent existence, Laurel discovers that she's capable of accomplishments she had never dreamed of before; excelling in a career, maintaining friendships and even finding love
2011 : the best men's stage monologues and scenes( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Absalom : a play in four scenes by Zoe Kazan( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On a warm June afternoon in the Berkshires, siblings Adam, Teddy and Sophia prepare their family's summer house for a party and anxiously await the arrival of their father, celebrated author and publisher Solomon Weber. Not only is today his birthday, but a celebration has been planned for the release of his autobiography, which details his rise from ambitious orphan to publishing magnate and lauded author. But to what extent, Adam wonders, does his father's book betray or invent family secrets among this thoroughly artistic clan? And when an estranged member of the family arrives at the party to challenge Saul about the authorship of an earlier book, his reappearance sets in motion confrontations and shifting allegiances"--Page 4 of cover
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Certain girls
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Alternative Names
Kazan, Zoe.

Kazan, Zoe Swicord 1983-

Zoe Kazan actrice américaine

Zoe Kazan actriz y escritora estadounidense

Zoe Kazan Amerikaans actrice

Zoe Kazan amerikansk skådespelare

Zoe Kazan amerikansk skodespelar

Zoe Kazan amerikansk skuespiller

Zoe Kazan attrice e sceneggiatrice statunitense

Zoe Kazan pemeran perempuan asal Amerika Serikat

Zoe Kazan US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

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Зои Казан американская актриса и сценарист

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