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Cavett, Dick

Overview
Works: 642 works in 846 publications in 1 language and 11,205 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Biography  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Rock music  Interviews  History  Christmas stories  Sources 
Roles: Performer, Narrator, Host, Interviewee, Speaker, Author, Interviewer, Actor, Author of screenplay, Commentator
Classifications: PS1305, 813.4
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Most widely held works about Dick Cavett
 
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Richard O'Brien's The Rocky Horror show the new Broadway cast recording by Richard O'Brien( Recording )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Overture (:52) -- Science fiction double feature (3:20) -- Damn it, Janet (2:22) -- Over at the Frankenstein place (3:20) -- Time warp (4:20) -- Sweet transvestite (3:47) -- Sword of Damocles (2:58) -- I can make you a man (1:50) -- Hot patootie (2:55) -- I can make you a man : reprise (1:57) -- Touch-a-touch-a-touch me (2:27) -- Once in a while (3:30) -- Eddie's teddy (3:10) -- Planet Schmanet : Wise up Janet Weiss (2:50) -- Floor show/Rose tint my world (7:55) -- I'm going home (2:56) -- Spaceship (1:33) -- Super heroes (1:57) -- Science fiction double feature : reprise (1:21) -- Time warp : reprise (1:14)
A Christmas story by Jean Shepherd( Recording )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Christmas story gathers together in one hilarious volume the gems of autobiographical humor that Jean Shepherd drew upon to create this enduring film. Here is young Ralphie Parker's shocking discovery that his decoder ring is really a device to promote Ovaltine; his mother and father's pitched battle over the fate of a lascivious leg lamp and, most crucially, Ralphie's unstoppable campaign to get Santa or anyone else to give him a Red Ryder carbine action 200-shot range model air rifle. Who cares that the whole adult world is telling him, "You'll shoot your eye out, kid." The pieces that comprise A Christmas story coalesce in a magical fashion to become an irresistible piece of Americana
Duane Hopwood ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A down-on-his-luck divorced father decides that the time has come to get his life back on track before he loses everything. A moving, humorous look at the limits of unconditional love, what defines a family, and our responsibility for our own happiness
The adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain( Recording )
10 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the simplest level this is a superb adventure story which begins when Huck can stand no longer the restrictions of life with the widow Douglas, or with his drunken Pap, so he fakes his own death and escapes to the freedom of the Mississippi River
The Dick Cavett show ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Long regarded as TV's most intelligent talk show, The Dick Cavett Show was also the late-night TV home of the biggest names in rock 'n' roll. See Dick Cavett interview these rock icons, who give classic, memorable performances of their hit songs. Cavett introduces each episode
Deceptive practice : the mysteries and mentors of Ricky Jay ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ricky Jay is a world-renowned magician, author, historian and actor, as well as a performer who regularly provokes astonishment from even the most jaded audiences. Trace Jay's achievements and influences, from his apprenticeship at age four with his grandfather, to such now-forgotten legends as Al Flosso, Slydini, Cardini and his primary mentors, Dai Vernon and Charlie Miller. Featuring rare footage from his 1970s TV appearances, this is a remarkable journey inside the secretive world of magic
The Dick Cavett show ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Great moments from The Dick Cavett Show of some of the funniest comedians, most of whom Dick had a warm relationship with, such as Groucho Marx, Bob Hope, and Jack Benny
A nightmare on Elm Street ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Killer Freddie Krueger is back for fresh victims. The last of the Elm Street kids are now at a psychiatric ward where Freddy haunts their dreams with horror. Their only hope is dream researcher and fellow survivor Nancy Thompson who helps them battle the psycho on his own hellish turf
The Dick Cavett show ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Great moments from 'The Dick Cavett show' of some of Hollywood's greatest stars
Persuasive speaking making effective speeches and presentations ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Demonstrates methods of making effective speeches and presentations
Sell & spin a history of advertising ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Using examples drawn from ancient times to the present, this program presents a history of the art of selling. Includes a section on current political advertising
The Tragedy of Macbeth by Roman Polanski( Visual )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A classic tragedy about the lust for power and its ultimate bloody consequences. Macbeth is a Scottish war hero whose insane ambition unleashes a cycle of violence. Prompted by the supernatural prophecy of three witches, Macbeth is then goaded by his lady into slaying King Duncan in order to assume the throne. He plunges further into murder and moral decay to keep the unsteady crown on his head
Dick Cavett's Watergate ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This offers a unique opportunity to mark the 40th anniversary of a defining moment in American history. From 1972 to 1974 the Watergate scandal unfolded on The Dick Cavett Show, as Cavett interviewed nearly every major Watergate figure, even non-political guests expressed their opinions. Dick Cavett's Watergate documents the scandal in the words of the people who lived it
The Dick Cavett show ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three complete episodes of the Dick Cavett late-night talk show featuring John Lennon and Yoko Ono's most candid interviews as well as some rare live performances. Second episode also includes interviews with comic Stan Freberg and scientist Robert Citron; the third episode features live performances of John's Woman is the niggger of the world and Yoko's We're all water, both backed by Elephants Memory, and an interview with actress Shirley MacLaine. With new episode introductions by Cavett
Career strategies 1 succeeding within your company and your industry ( Visual )
7 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Learn the elements of success from today's leading executives and business authorities
John Lennon ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documents John Lennon's political activity and commentary, the suspicions of the FBI, and the consequences of the resulting investigation
Career strategies 2 changing positions in today's competitive job market ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Although career opportunities abound, it takes careful planning to find a job that will give immediate benefits and provide leverage for future career moves. How to make smooth and successful transitions on the way to the top
The Dick Cavett show ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Dick Cavett Show was the late-night TV home of the biggest names in music. Cavett so enjoyed talking with Ray Charles that he had him on the show three times, including one where he was Cavett's only guest
Foreign correspondent by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A reporter sent to Europe to cover a peace conference falls in love with a diplomat's daughter, but discovers that her father is the head of a Nazi spy ring
Life (part 2) ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Consider whether men or women are better equipped to age gracefully and which sex has a tougher time getting old
 
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Alternative Names
Cavett, Richard A.
Languages
English (110)
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