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Zweibel, Alan

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Most widely held works about Alan Zweibel
 
Most widely held works by Alan Zweibel
Our tree named Steve by Alan Zweibel( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and Korean and held by 3,569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a letter to his children, a father recounts memories of the role Steve, the tree in their front yard, has played in their lives
Lunatics by Dave Barry( Recording )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philip Horkman is a happy man, the owner of a pet store called the Wine Shop, and on Sundays a referee for kids' soccer. Jeffrey Peckerman is the sole sane person in a world filled with jerks and morons, and he's having a really bad day. The two of them are about to collide in a swiftly escalating series of events that will send them running for their lives, pursued by the police, soldiers, terrorists, subversives, bears, and a man dressed as Chuck E. Cheese
The story of us by Lei na( Visual )

24 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tras 15 años de batallar con familia, carrera y platillos culinarios, Ben y Katie Jordan se preguntan si será posible que se sobrevivan 15 años de matrimonio. La respuesta está en Nuestro Amor, una historia audaz que incursiona en el terreno raramente filmado que se encuentra entre la separación y un posible divorcio. Rob Reiner (Harry y Sally, Mi Querido Presidente), dirige esta narrativa historia con retrospectivas y recesos cómicos (proporcionados por Rita Wilson, Tim Matheson, Julie Hagerty y el mismo Reiner). Bruce Willis y Nichelle Pfeiffer, en el papel de Ben y Katie, respectivamente, brindan una conmovedora asemblanza impactantemente real de una pareja que al enfrentarse a los problemas de un matrimonio en conflicto, llegan a la conclusión de que quieren (y deben) seguir intentándolo."--Documentación adjunta en el envase
Saturday Night Live by Steve Martin( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Still considered iconic for their live performances from Studio 8H in New York, the original cast set the tone for years to follow with their irreverent, edgy humor. They combined anti-establishment political satire with rock-and-roll attitude for a show that spoke to the youth of the 1970s
The other Shulman : a novel by Alan Zweibel( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joking that he has been gaining and losing the same thirty-five pounds since junior high, Shulman, a chubby, middle-aged stationary store owner from New Jersey, is stunned when he actually meets this doppelganger Shulman, a successful man who made all the choices that the original Shulman had spurned
North by Alan Zweibel( Book )

22 editions published between 1984 and 1995 in 7 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

North, a nine-year-old boy dissatisfied with his parents, travels around the world in search of the perfect parents, but all of them seem to have flaws
Tom Hanks comedy favorites collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dragnet: A comedy that plays homage to the famed original police drama of the '50s and '60s. Friday and Streebek are assigned to some very strange thefts which have one thing in common: visit cards with the word "PAGAN" left at the crime scenes
Benjamin Franklin huge pain in my *** by Adam Mansbach( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the midst of adjusting to middle school and having a girlfriend, Franklin "Ike" Saturday's life becomes even more complicated when he writes a letter to Benjamin Franklin as an extra-credit assignment and gets a reply, beginning a correspondence that could change history
El Norte = The North by Xavier Beauvois( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and German and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old North sets the world spinning when he goes on an adventurous journey in search of the perfect parents
Billy Crystal 700 Sundays( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spanning several decades beginning in the 1950s, Crystal reminisces about what it was like growing up in a loving Jewish family in Long Beach, LI. He recalls the numerous eclectic relatives who inspired him, the huge influence of jazz on his family, his passion for the New York Yankees, and much more
North by Alan Zweibel( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

North, a nine-year-old boy dissatisfied with his parents, travels around the world in search of the perfect parents, but all of them seem to have flaws
Roseanne Roseannadanna's "Hey, get back to work!" book by Gilda Radner( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's Garry Shandling's show( Visual )

9 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A surreal look at the daily life of a young single man who is a comedian
It's Garry Shandling's show( Visual )

8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A surreal look at the daily life of a young single man who is a comedian
It's Garry Shandling's show( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A surreal look at the daily life of a young single man who is a comedian
It's Garry Shandling's show( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A surreal look at the daily life of a young single man who is a comedian."--Container
Clothing optional : and other ways to read these stories by Alan Zweibel( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Garry, it's Alan. Look, I'm calling because I just felt the need to tell someone that I'm forty-four years old, and about an hour ago, for the first time in my life, I put suntan lotion on my ass. I'll explain later. Bye." In Clothing Optional, Alan Zweibel offers a collection of laugh-out-loud personal narratives, essays, short fiction, dialogues, and even a few whimsical drawings. Zweibel first made a name for himself as one of the original writers for Saturday Night Live, but his career's humble beginnings included creating one-liners for Catskill comedians at seven dollars a pop. That experience is only one of the hysterically inspired anecdotes ("Comic Dialogue") in this quirky compilation. Zweibel confesses his first love, as a young Hebrew school student, for Abraham's wife, Sarah ("At this point, Sarah's husband had been dead for more than three thousand years'so, really, who would I be hurting'"); recounts the time he was sent to a nudist resort to write an article ("The fact that I brought luggage is, in itself, worthy of some discussion"); offers a touching tribute to Saturday Night Live writer and mentor Herb Sargent ("Herb was New York. But an older, more romantic New York that took place in black and white like the kind of TV I grew up on and wanted to be a part of someday"); and imagines a scenario in which Sergeant Joe Friday, the stiff, monotoned character from Dragnet, is inexplicably partnered with Snoop Dogg ("Damn, Friday. You gotta learn to chill. Take some free time and kick it with your boys") Every piece is punctuated with the same wit and insight that have come to define Zweibel's humor. Unhinged and hilarious, Clothing Optional is an unguided tour through the uniquely peculiar life and mind of a man who The New York Times said "has earned a place in the pantheon of American pop culture." From the Hardcover edition
From the Bottom Drawer of Alan Zweibel by Alan Zweibel( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Alan Zweibel dusts off some hilarious material written years ago that stand the test of time. An original Saturday Night Live writer, award winning author and playwright, Zweibel releases three never before published short stories: 'The Prize', 'The Ride Home', and 'Sexting with Alan Dershowitz' pulled from Alan's Bottom Drawer delivered directly to your eReader. You'll be laughing within seconds ... Okay, minutes ... Okay, the next day. But that's still good, right? 'One of the best comedy writers around, Alan Zweibel is my bounce guy. We've been friends for so long we have our own comedic shorthand. We totally get each other's sense of humor.'? Larry David 'He's wonderfully funny and very smart and he's a big guy, but very sensitive.'? Billy Crystal 'Alan Zweibel is the funniest writer in the world.'? Dave Barry 'Read Alan Zweibel and you'll be reminded of the likes of Robert Benchley and S.J. Perelman. You can't help but be moved by his warmth and insight even as you laugh your ass off.'? David Steinberg
Bunny, bunny : Gilda Radner : a sort of love story by Alan Zweibel( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Zweibel pays tribute to the memory of Gilda Radner in a series of funny and very moving dialogues. He captures the magic of a wonderfully eccentric relationship as he deals with the loss of a friend
 
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Our tree named Steve
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Alan Zweibel acteur américain

Alan Zweibel Amerikaans filmregisseur

Alan Zweibel attore statunitense

Alan Zweibel TV producer from the USA

Zweibel, Alan Bud 1950-

Алан Звайбел

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The other Shulman : a novelClothing optional : and other ways to read these storiesBunny, bunny : Gilda Radner : a sort of love storyClothing optional : and other ways to read these stories