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Walken, Christopher 1943-

Overview
Works: 566 works in 2,072 publications in 9 languages and 71,887 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Television plays  Television adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  Comedy films  Interviews  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Singer, Narrator, Author of introduction, Artist, Creator, Director, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The deer hunter by Michael Cimino ( Visual )
85 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 3,410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tracks a group of steelworker pals from a Pennsylvania blast furnace to the coal hunting grounds of the Alleghenies to the lethal cauldron of Vietnam. It is a drama of friendship and courage and of what happens to these qualities under stress
Pulp fiction by Quentin Tarantino ( Visual )
51 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lives of two mob hit men, a boxer, a gangster's wife, and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption
Hairspray by John Travolta ( Visual )
41 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A teenage girl simultaneously pursues stardom as a dancer on a local TV show and rallies against racial segregation in her native Baltimore
Catch me if you can by Steven Spielberg ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 2,951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the autobiography of a brilliant young master of deception and the FBI agent hot on his trail. Frank W. Abagnale, Jr. passed himself off as a pilot, a lawyer, and a doctor all before his 21st birthday
Annie Hall by Woody Allen ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and French and held by 2,750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Woody Allen's semiautobiographical portrait of his amorous, but ultimately mismatched, relationship with co-star Diane Keaton. Allen uses satire and comedy to portray this "nervous romance" for modern times
Sarah plain and tall by Patricia MacLachlan ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and Russian and held by 2,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the year 1910, New Englander Sarah Wheaton answers an ad for a mail-order bride placed by Kansas farmer Jacob Witting, a widower rearing two children. She begins a 30 day trial period as their guest and enthusiastically assumes all motherly responsibilities. As the days pass, this lonely, motherless family gradually opens their hearts to Sarah and slowly comes to terms with their painful past. Their lives again become spontaneous and magical. Love and respect replace fear and distrust as they join together as a family"--Container
Wedding crashers by Owen Wilson ( Visual )
27 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 2,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John and Jeremy are single guys in their mid-30s who mediate divorces in D.C. Their summer social life consists of wedding crashing in order to meet young women for a one-night stand. As John thinks about growing up, Jeremy convinces him to go to one more wedding, this one is for the daughter of the Treasury Secretary. Each catches the eye of a bridesmaid, who happen to be daughters of the host. Jeremy quickly scores with Gloria, who proves to be a psycho clinger. John, on the other hand, wants real romance with Claire, but she has a boyfriend. Now John needs to convince Jeremy to stick around long enough so he can woo Claire. John has one more problem to deal with - telling Claire the truth about himself before someone else does
Batman by Sam Hamm ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 2,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Batman must face the Penguin and Catwoman in this nightmarish tale
The Stepford wives by Matthew Broderick ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 1,921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After moving with her husband and children to the well-manicured community of Stepford, Connecticut, former New York television executive Joanna Eberhart is beginning to realize that Stepford is more than just the "perfect" place to live ... it's a little to perfect. All the wives in town are models who cater to their husband's every desire. What is going on behind the closed doors of the Stepford Men's Association and the Stepford Day Spa? Can Joanna figure out the problem before it's too late?
Man on fire by A. J Quinnell ( Visual )
32 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Hard-drinking, burnt-out CIA operative John Creasy (Washington) has given up on life -- until his friend Rayburn ... gets him a job as bodyguard to nine-year-old Pita Ramos... Bit by bit, Creasy begins to reclaim his soul, but when Pita is kidnapped, Creasy's fiery rage is released and he will stop at nothing to save her"--Container
America's sweethearts by Joe Roth ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 1,671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gwen and Eddie are the countries favorite on-screen couple. Having to promote their latest movie, the couple, whose public romance had turned into a private breakup, have to count on their veteran press agent and Gwen's assistant-sister, Kiki, to keep the press from knowing about the real story. Can true love, happily ever after and other Hollywood endings really happen?
Man of the year by Barry Levinson ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,579 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
Mousehunt by Jonathan Couch ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Down-on-their luck brothers Lars and Ernie Smuntz don't think much of the crumbling old mansion they inherit until they discover that their dilapidated estate is actually worth millions. But before they can cash in, they've got to rid the house of its single, stubborn occupant: a tiny and tenacious mouse. What might seem like child's play becomes an epic battle of hysterical proportions
Click by Frank Coraci ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A workaholic architect finds a universal remote that allows him to fast-forward and rewind to different parts of his life. Complications arise when the remote starts to make its own choices
Skylark by Glenn & Walken Christopher Close ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 1,526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sequel to Sarah, Plain and Tall, Skylark continues the story of the Kansas family, the Wittings. When a terrible drought strikes, the family must watch helplessly as farms are abandoned, wells run dry and fire threatens their very lives
A view to a kill by John Glen ( Visual )
39 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Max Zorin has an earthshaking scheme to gain control of the world computer market and it is up to 007 to stop him
The rundown ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 1,307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beck is anxious to retire from his bounty hunter work, but his boss, Walker, has one more "retrieval" job for him. He sends Beck into the Brazilian rainforest to bring back his wayward son, Travis. Travis is there looking for a gold statue, which he could sell for millions if he finds it. The powerful Hatcher owns the area's huge mine, and feels that anything found in the area is his property. He refuses to let Beck take Travis back to the U.S. until the statue is in his hands. Using his estimable fighting prowess, Beck manages to get Travis out of town
Seven psychopaths ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Irish filmmaker Martin McDonagh writes and directs this crime caper. Colin Farrell leads the cast as Marty, a struggling screenwriter who finds himself entangled with the least desirable elements of the Los Angeles criminal underworld after his best friend Billy Bickle (Sam Rockwell) carries out an ill-fated dognapping scheme, stealing a Shih Tzu belonging to sadistic criminal kingpin Charlie Costello (Woody Harrelson). Christopher Walken, Tom Waits and Abbie Cornish co-star
Kangaroo Jack by Jerry O'Connell ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charlie and Louis are from Brooklyn. Charlie's stepfather, Sal, is a crime kingpin who has loaned Charlie a lot of money. Sal sends Charlie and Louis to Australia, where they're to meet and deliver a large amount of cash to a mysterious Mr. Smith. En route to the outback, Charlie and Louis accidentally run over a kangaroo, and they decide to dress the marsupial in sunglasses and Louis' favorite jacket for snapshots. Since the animal wasn't dead, it hops away - taking the mob money with him. wildlife expert; Mr. Jimmy, a wilderness guide; and Blue, a pilot familiar with the outback
The Milagro beanfield war by Robert Redford ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 1,293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small New Mexican village threatened by development and how a single act of rebellion rekindles its pride and strength of spirit
 
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Alternative Names
Chrisopher Walken
Walken, Chris
Walken Chris 1943-....
Walken, Ronald.
Walken, Ronald 1943-
Walken, Ronnie.
Walken, Ronnie 1943-
Wlaken, Christopher 1943-
Languages
English (505)
German (12)
French (8)
Spanish (8)
Chinese (4)
Italian (2)
Multiple languages (1)
Hebrew (1)
Russian (1)
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