WorldCat Identities

Hendra, Tony

Overview
Works: 65 works in 157 publications in 7 languages and 10,829 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Comedy films  Documentary-style films  Drama  Parody films  Pictorial works  Fiction  History  Humor  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Actor, Scenarist, Performer, Author of dialog, Editor
Classifications: BX4705.H468, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tony Hendra
Last words by George Carlin( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An autobiography that the late comedian nearly completed before he died chronicles his storied career, during which he pushed the boundaries of comedy and language and influenced several generations of performers
This is Spin̈al Tap : a rockumentary by Martin Di Bergi by Spinal Tap (Musical group)( Visual )

21 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once upon a time, Spinal Tap had a big hit song. Now, nearly two decades later, Spinal Tap still clings to some glint of their lost glory as they embark on an accident-plagued tour across America. In Cleveland, the group gets lost underneath the stage. In Washington, they're accidently booked at an Air Force formal dance. And in a Chicago record store, no one shows up to get their autographs
Brotherhood by Tony Hendra( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers a photographic tribute to the New York City Fire Department and the firefighters who lost their lives in the September 11, 2001, terrorist attack on the World Trade Center
The messiah of Morris Avenue : a novel by Tony Hendra( Book )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out to stick it to Reverend Sabbath, America's premier religious figure, failed journalist Johnny Greco announces that a young man named Jay, who has been preaching radical notions and performing miracles, is really the Second Coming
Last words by George Carlin( Recording )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An autobiography that the late comedian nearly completed before his death chronicles his storied career, during which he pushed the boundaries of comedy and language and influenced several generations of performers
Going too far by Tony Hendra( Book )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 80s : a look back at the tumultuous decade, 1980-1989( Book )

5 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The messiah of Morris Avenue : [a novel] by Tony Hendra( Recording )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny Greco, a jaded journalist who nurses a few grudges along with his cocktails, stumbles onto a story that intrigues him. It seems a young man named Jay is driving about New Jersey in a beat-up van preaching radical notions like kindness and generosity, while tossing off a few miracles. Johnny sees an opportunity to rekindle his career and writes a headline-making story announcing Jay as the Second Coming. Then something strange happens. Died-in-the-wool skeptic Johnny actually finds his own life being transformed by the new messiah
Brad '61 : portrait of the artist as a young man by Roy Lichtenstein( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 90s-- a look back( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deep and subtle joy : life at Quarr Abbey by Luke Bell( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great white hype( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the champ's promoter Rev. Sultan decides something new is needed to boost the marketability of the boxing matches, he searches and finds the only man to ever beat the champ. The problem is that he isn't a boxer anymore and he's white. However, once Rev. Sultan convinces him to fight, the impending battle is set up as the fight of the century
Born to run things : an utterly unauthorized biography of George Bush by Tony Hendra( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of bad virtues : a treasury of immorality : a parody by Tony Hendra( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

That's not funny, that's sick! by National Lampoon (Comedy group)( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Saget's Tales from the crib by Bob Saget( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father Joe : the man who saved my soul by Tony Hendra( Book )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Dutch and English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiografisch relaas van een Britse man die ontgroeide aan het bekrompen karakter van zijn katholieke jeugd, maar tegelijk verbonden bleef aan een vrome, weldenkende priester
Smith : a musical by Matt Dubey( Book )

2 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brad '61 : Porträt des Künstlers als junger Mann ; eine echte Liebesgeschichte( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father Joe : [the man who saved my soul] by Tony Hendra( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At 14 years old, Tony began an affair with a married woman that ended when the jilted husband, a devout Roman Catholic, sent Tony to a Benedictine abbey. There, Tony met the remarkably kind and compassionate Father Joe. For the next four decades, Father Joe's guidance never faltered, even as Tony failed in marriage, fought substance abuse, and struggled to find meaning
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Brotherhood
Alternative Names
Tony Hendra acteur britannique

Tony Hendra britischer Satiriker

Tony Hendra British actor

Tony Hendra Brits satiricus

Тони Хендра

Languages
English (100)

Spanish (3)

German (2)

Polish (2)

French (1)

Russian (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
BrotherhoodThe messiah of Morris Avenue : a novelLast wordsThe messiah of Morris Avenue : [a novel]A deep and subtle joy : life at Quarr AbbeyThe book of bad virtues : a treasury of immorality : a parodyFather Joe : the man who saved my soul