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Aykroyd, Dan

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Most widely held works about Dan Aykroyd
 
Most widely held works by Dan Aykroyd
Driving Miss Daisy by Alfred Uhry( Visual )

51 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1948, Miss Daisy Werthan, an elderly, cranky ex-school teacher from Atlanta, crashes her new Packard through a retaining wall into her neighbor's yard. Her concerned son Boolie reasons she no longer is able to drive herself, and over her strenuous objections hires the gentle, tactful, and wily black widower Hoke Colburn to be her chauffeur. As a Jew, Miss Daisy is also the victim of prejudice, and she gradually overcomes her subconscious bigotry to see Hoke as a true friend. Beginning in frostiness, their slow changing relationship mirrors the changing racial climate in the south through the burgeoning of civil rights movement
Ghostbusters by Ivan Reitman( Visual )

74 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When ghosts go on a rampage, only three men can save the world. It's ghostbusters, a maniacal band of parapsychologists specializing in psychic phenomena. Fired from university research jobs, Drs. Venkman (Murray), Stanz (Aykroyd) and Spengler (Ramis) set up shop as "Ghostbusters," ridding Manhattan of bizarre apparitions. But even the spirit exterminators are severely tested when beautiful Dana Barrett (Sigourney Weaver) and her nerdy neighbor (Rick Moranis) become possessed by demons living in the building
50 first dates by Jack Giarraputo( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

50 first dates: A confirmed bachelor falls in love with a young woman whose short-term memory loss causes her to forget him after each date
Yogi Bear( Visual )

16 editions published in 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Everyone's favorite pic-a-nic basket-stealing bear brings his meal-mooching ways to movies in this live-action/CG-animated adventure ... Jellystone has been losing business, so conniving Mayor Brown has decided to shut it down and sell the land. Faced with the loss of his home, Yogi must prove he really is 'smarter than the average bear' as he and Boo Boo join forces with Ranger Smith to find a way to save the park from closing forever"--Container
Christmas with the Kranks by Joe Roth( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When only child, Blair leaves the family nest, Luther and Nora decide to book an cruise and skip Christmas altogether. Their decision to boycott tradition has the whole neighborhood in an uproar, and when Blair calls on Christmas Eve to announce a surprise visit with her new fiancée, the Kranks have just twelve hours to perform a miracle and pull themselves and their neighbors together to throw the best celebration ever
Trading places by John Landis( Visual )

36 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rich Duke Brothers wager on whether a born loser like Billy Ray Valentine, a hustler from the ghetto, can become as successful as Winthorpe, a wealthy investment executive, if put in the proper environment--and would a prig like Winthorpe turn to a life of crime if he were to lose it all
Sneakers by Phil Alden Robinson( Visual )

20 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thriller about five computer hackers with questionable pasts and an equally questionable government job
The campaign by Will Ferrell( Visual )

13 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to gain influence over their North Carolina district, two CEOs seize an opportunity to oust long-term congressman Cam Brady by putting up a rival candidate. Their man, naive Marty Huggins, is director of the local Tourism Center. Includes bonus features
Ghostbusters II by Ivan Reitman( Visual )

31 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doctors Venkman, Stantz and Spengler regroup to nuke the spooks in this high-spirited comedy. Sidelined after their spectacular save of New York CIty five years ago, the heroes of the hereafter once again answer the call when an underground river of ghoulish goo threatens to rot the Big Apple to the core
Tammy by Melissa McCarthy( Visual )

10 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tammy is having a bad day. She's totaled her car, gotten fired from her job at a burger joint, and finds her husband getting comfortable with the neighbor in her own house. It's time to take her boom box and book it. The bad news is she's broke and without wheels. The worse news is her grandma, Pearl, is her only option-with a car, cash, and an itch to see Niagara Falls. Not exactly the escape Tammy had in mind. But on the road, with grandma riding shot gun, it may be just what Tammy needs
Chaplin by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

50 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaplin's entire life is covered in the biographical film. From his upbringings in the slums of England to his Honorary Oscar in 1972
I now pronounce you Chuck & Larry by Adam Sandler( Visual )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When red tape stops New York fire fighter Larry from naming his children as beneficiaries of his pension, he asks his best friend to enter into domestic partnership with him. Now they must convince everyone their 'marriage' is real ... even their gorgeous lawyer
The house of mirth by Terence Davies( Visual )

30 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story takes place at the opening of a new century, one that held forth all kinds of promises, especially for women. In this post-Victorian Fifth Avenue milieu, Lily Bart, an unmarried woman of 29 with dwindling prospects, needs a husband badly. She lives beyond her means, relying on the grudging charity of her elderly aunt. She is the kind of girl who would make an admirable decoration on some fine gentleman's arm, but there is a liveliness--a knowingness--in her eyes that alarms potential suitors. Lily is unsuccessful in her search for a haven, because she values her emotional and financial independence. To her eternal sorrow, it is other women, the doyennes of high society, who obliquely, ruthlessly, keep that independence forever out of poor Lily's reach
Get on Up by Tate Taylor( Visual )

12 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the incredible life story of the Godfather of Soul, the film will give a fearless look inside the music, moves and moods of Brown, taking audiences on the journey from his impoverished childhood to his evolution into one of the most influential figures of the 20th century
My girl by Howard Zieff( Visual )

25 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A precocious 11-year-old tomboy obsessed with death shares a poignant summer with her widowed father, the sexy and kind cosmetician he hires, and most importantly with the boy-next-door who idolizes her
Grosse Pointe blank by George Armitage( Visual )

24 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An assassin attends his 10-year high school class reunion in Grosse Pointe, Michigan, where he reconnects with his ex-girlfriend
Behind the candelabra by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

10 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This drama recreates the glittering private world of Liberace, the flamboyant, phenomenally successful entertainer whose extravagant costumes, trademark candelabra, and elaborate stage shows made him the most bankable entertainer of his time
My fellow Americans by Peter Segal( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They used to run the country. Now they're running for their lives! Two former Presidents are framed in a scandal by the current President and pursued by armed agents. The two squabbling political foes plunge into a desperate and delightfully frantic search for the evidence that will establish their innocence. As they scramble through the real America, they get an unexpected crash course in how their policies affected the citizens
The great outdoors( Visual )

13 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 1,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an unannounced, uninvited and unwelcome family of fun-loving misfits converge upon a lakeside resort to join their relatives for a summer of relaxation, the result is anything but restive in this raucous comedy
1941 by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

26 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comedy is set in Los Angeles days after the attack on Pearl Harbor, when the fear of a Japanese invasion hung over the city
 
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Ackroyd, Dan.

Aykroyd, Daniel Edward.

Aykroyd, Daniel Edward 1952-

Blues, Elwood.

Blues Elwood 1952-...

Dan Aykroyd actor estadounidense

Dan Aykroyd Amerikaans acteur

Dan Aykroyd amerikansk manusforfattar og skodespelar

Dan Aykroyd amerikansk manusförfattare och skådespelare

Dan Aykroyd amerikansk manusforfatter og skuespiller

Dan Aykroyd amerikansk manuskriptforfatter og skuespiller

Dan Aykroyd amerykański aktor pochodzenia kanadyjskiego

Dan Aykroyd ator canadense

Dan Aykroyd attore canadese

Dan Aykroyd Canadian film actor

Dan Aykroyd kanadischer Filmschauspieler, Drehbuchautor und Sänger

Daniel Aykroyd

Joliet Jake Blues 1952-

Дан Акройд

Ден Акројд

Ден Екройд

Дэн Эйкройд

דן אקרויד

دان أيكرويد

دن آیکروید بازیگر و فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

댄 애크로이드

ダン・エイクロイド

丹·艾克洛德

丹·艾克罗伊德

丹·艾克萊

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Ghostbusters50 first datesSneakersGhostbusters IIThe house of mirthMy girlGrosse Pointe blank