WorldCat Identities

Astin, John

Works: 177 works in 304 publications in 1 language and 6,163 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Miscellanea  Fiction  Science fiction television programs  Fantasy television programs  Television comedies 
Roles: Actor, Interviewee, Performer, Author, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by John Astin
Freaky Friday by Mary Rodgers( Visual )
10 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A conservative, refined mother magically changes place with her thirteen-year old daughter for one day
What the bleep!? down the rabbit hole ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Amanda, a divorced photographer, finds herself in a fantastic Alice-in-Wonderland experience when her daily, uninspired life literally begins to unravel. Guided by leading scientists and mystics, she finds that if reality itself is not questionable, her notion of it certainly is. This director's cut edition includes new scientific findings that supplement the original movie, and explores the film's concepts and ideas more profoundly ; interviews are lengthened and supplemented with never before seen footage exploring the links between quantum mechanics, neurobiology, human consciousness and day-to-day reality. This edition also features 90 minutes of new interviews and two new scientists, Dean Radin, Ph. D., and Dr. Masaru Emoto, plus and interview with the author of The Field, Lynne McTaggart
The Addams family ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join Gomez, Morticia, Uncle Fester, Lurch, Cousin Itt and the rest of the gang for a fiendishly funny and altogether ooky experience
The twilight zone ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Complete second season, 1960-1961, of Rod Serling's classic, groundbreaking series exploring the fantastic and frightening
The Addams family ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1964 and 2007 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Addams family returns for more creepy capers and hair-raising hilarity, terrifying their neighbors and delighting viewers like never before. Volume 2 features the ghoulish gang in fine form: Gomez runs for mayor, Lurch becomes a pop star, Uncle Fester turns Pugsley into a chimp, and Cousin Itt loses his hair
The Addams family ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brace yourself for more macabre mayhem and monstrous madness as television's creepiest clan wreaks hilarious havoc on their unsuspecting victims. This time, love is in the air, and it seems that everyone--Pugsley, Ophelia, Uncle Fester, and even Lurch--is being bitten by the bug. Gomez, meanwhile, is burglarizing houses in his sleep, and it's curtains for the new neighbors when Morticia tries her hand at decorating
The adventures of Brisco County, Jr. the complete series ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the late 1890s, Brisco is a tough-as-rawhide cowpoke, debonair ladies' man, and Harvard-educated smarty-britches who roams from Frisco to Jalisco in pursuit of outlaws who killed his legendary lawman father. He is hired by rich tycoons as a bounty hunter and teams up with their liaison, nervous lawyer Socrates Poole, and rival African-American bounty hunter Lord Bowler to hunt down the evil John Bly. Both sides are aided by mysterious, futuristic inventions and powerful, mysterious orbs
Move over, darling ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man who is ready to have his missing wife declared legally dead and remarry finds himself in a predicament when his first wife turns up after five years of being gone!
America in primetime ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Since its inception, television has served as a lens on American society, and in the expansive world of modern TV. Today's heroes and villains have come a long way from their predecessors. Showcased is this iconic American art form, which has both reflected and shaped the country's national character. Each episode focuses on an enduring character archetype, as seen through generations of television programs
Evil Roy Slade ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spoof of the western film genre in which good triumphs over evil. Rascally scoundrel Evil Roy Slade (Astin) struggles to become an honest man to win the love of a beautiful women
Huck and the king of hearts ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young Huck and a slick-talking card shark hit the road in search of Huck's long-lost eccentric grandfather. From the backroads of Hannibal, Missouri to the fast lanes of Los Angeles, to the neon lights of Las Vegas, they find adventure, friendship, and courage ... and most importantly, they learn to believe in themselves
Return of the killer tomatoes! by John De Bello( Visual )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's been twenty five years since the Great Tomato War and tomatoes are still banned throughout the country. But traumatic memories of the man-eating fruit are fresh in the minds of those who literally squashed the bizarre revolution. Far up a mountain road, a terrible plot is being hatched. Professor Gangreen, a lecherous mad-scientist, is hard at work on his latest discovery--turning tomatoes into perfect replicas of real men and women!
The wheeler dealers ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Texas oilman heads to Wall Street to raise cash and meets a blonde stock analyst with her own angle
The Addams family the complete series ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the lives of a macabre-loving family and how they clash with the outside world
The terrible clockman The house of the seven Gables ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Terrible clockman: An eccentric Swiss watchmaker builds a creature out of clock parts but soon loses control of his creation. House of the seven Gables: Young Phoebe Pyncheon comes to visit her distant aunt Hepzibah at the House of the Seven Gables, a place rumored to be haunted
The Addams Family ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In The Addams Family goes to school, the village truant officer pays a visit to the Addams home to find out why little Wednesday and Pugsley are skipping school. In Morticia and the psychiatrist, the Addams home is teetering on the brink of normalcy when nine-year old Pugsley abandons his pet octopus for (ugh!) a puppy. Worse yet, his mortified parents catch their son wearing a Boy Scout uniform and helping an old lady across the street. Morticia, like any good modern mother, seeks the counsel of a psychiatrist
Betaville ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Welcome to Betaville, the most exclusive summer camp on Earth; where the world's leaders send their children. They are the sons and daughters of presidents and kings, with supervisors to care for them and an army to protect them. Meanwhile, in outer space, Planet Z is threatened by the evil forces of Planet 38. Planet Z's president, XM, launches a secret plan to trick Planet 38 into attacking Earth instead. A peace-loving emissary from Planet Z recruits the children of Betaville to warn the president about XM's secret plan before it's too late."--Insert
School of life ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charismatic and hip Mr. D. is a teacher whose lessons extend far beyond the classroom. A heartwarming tale of learning to appreciate every moment we're given, a funny and touching story about life in school, but more importantly, the human spirit
Halloween with the new Addams family ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As Halloween night draws near, the Addams clan buzzes with unearthly activity in preparation for their annual bash
The Addams family by Barry Sonnenfeld( Visual )
4 editions published between 1964 and 1999 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New neighbors meet the Addams Family: Newlyweds lease the house next door. Their honeymoon loses its tranquility when Uncle Fester enters their love nest through an adjoining tunnel
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