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Begley, Ed

Overview
Works: 72 works in 109 publications in 5 languages and 958 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Fairy tales  Radio plays  Fiction  Parodies, imitations, etc  Fantasy films 
Roles: Performer, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ed Begley
The Pagemaster by Joe Johnston( Visual )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tale of adventure and fantasy, which sends a young boy into the pages of the world's greatest stories. Seeking refuge from a storm, timid Richard Tyler enters an empty library only to be swept away into the magical animated world of The Pagemaster, where legendary characters from literary classics come alive. Guided by a trio of talking books - Adventure, Fantasy and Horror - Richard must conquer his greatest fears before he can find his way home
Whatever works by Woody Allen( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and French and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Boris Yellnikoff est un génie de la physique qui a tout raté : son mariage, son prix Nobel et même son suicide. Désormais, ce brillant misanthrope vit seul, jusqu'au soir où une jeune fugueuse, Melody, se retrouve affamée et transie de froid devant sa porte. Boris lui accorde l'asile pour quelques nuits. Rapidement, Melody s'installe. Pour le meilleur et pour le pire..." (Source : jaquette)
Romance by David Mamet( )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This new comedy skewers everything from sexuality to the justice system to world peace. In a courtroom where nothing is as it seems--prepare to be offended!
Santa with muscles ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The evil Ebner Frost is taking over Lakeville, house by house and store by store. Now only the orphanage (and Santa with muscles) stand in his way. With the help of the children and Lenny the elf, Santa saves the day, just in time for Christmas
Pittsburgh ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jeff Goldblum may have starred in some of the biggest movies in history, but to secure a green card for his young Canadian fiancee he's agreed to do a two-week regional theater production of The Music Man in his Pennsylvania hometown. Now he's faced with grueling rehearsals, a furious agent, good friends (Ed Begley, Jr. and Illeana Douglas) with their own troubles whom he's convinced to co-star, and the very real prospect of a song-and-dance disaster. Moby, Conan OBrien, Alanis Morissette, Craig Kilborn, Tom Cavanaugh and Skip E. Lowe appear in this real-life mockumentary about one Hollywood superstars public fame and private life colliding head-on in PITTSBURGH
Who killed the electric car? by Chris Paine( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un documentaire sur la naissance et la mort de la voiture électrique, évoquant également la question des énergies recyclables
For your consideration ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's about an indie movie called "Home for Purim," a somewhat inane drama about a dysfunctional Jewish family living in the South during World War II. But while the film is still in production, a reporter for an online entertainment site drops the word -- based on a brief visit to the set -- that one of the ensemble cast performers may be an Oscar contender. It goes on to chronicle how the Oscar buzz affects the director, additional cast members, writers, an agent, a publicist, and the hosts from an Hollywood entertainment-type television program
Whatever works liebe sich wer kann ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in German and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pineapple express [Ananas express] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dale Denton is a lazy court-process clerk and stoner. He likes to visit his equally lazy dealer Saul Silver. His purpose is to purchase weed, specifically, a rare new strain called Pineapple Express. Dale becomes the only witness to a murder by a crooked cop and the city's most dangerous drug lord. He panics and drops his roach of Pineapple Express at the scene. Dale goes back to Saul to find out if the weed is so rare that it can be traced back to him. As Dale and Saul run for their lives, they quickly discover that the bad guys are hot on their trail and trying to figure out the fastest way to kill them both
Si la cosa funciona ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in No Linguistic content and Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Boris Yellnikoff, un extraño misántropo de Manhattan, conoce a una ingenua e impresionable joven del sur que se va de su casa para vivir en Nueva York. Cuando sus estrictos padres viajan a la Gran Manzana para llevarla de vuelta a casa, se verán inmersos en sorprendentes y confusas situaciones románticas
The Story lady ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Grace comes to live with her daughter and son-in-law, she is eager to find a way to be useful in the community. She loves to read stories to children, and decides to read one on public access television. The response is so strong that a large company offers her a television series. Her life becomes complicated as she is forced to make some serious decisions. Through it all, Grace is able to help a young mother realize that time is the most valuable gift she could give to her daughter
The accidental tourist by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Award-winning drama about the trials of one man. After a man loses his son and his wife leaves him, he becomes detached from the world, until a strange dog-trainer meets him and brings him back out
Rip Van Winkle by Washington Irving( Visual )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adaptation of a classic legend about a man who fell into a deep sleep and woke up 20 years later to a whole new world
Hospital Kingdom ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Back by midnight ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When warden Jake Puloski's request for funds to remodel the prison are turned down by Eli Rockwood, Jake takes matters into his own hands. He masterminds a hilarious scheme that turns the run-down prison into a country club
Joey Joey ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Family tree ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the 30-year-old Tom Chadwick, an Englishman who has few roots, little family, and an unsure sense of his purpose in life. Tom inherits a mysterious box of belongings from a great-aunt he never met, triggering a passion to investigate his family lineage. As Tom's interest in genealogy grows, his life evolves in unexpected directions, as he uncovers a world of unusual stories and characters in the U.K. and the U.S., as well as a growing sense of who he is and who his real family is
Joey by Ian Barry( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in French and Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quando i genitori di Joey, il cucciolo di canguro di cui si prende cura, vengono rapiti dai bracconieri, il giovane Billy McGregor decide di fare l'impossibile per aiutarli. Salito su un treno, si dirige verso Sidney. Nell'impresa lo aiuterà Linda, figlia dell'ambasciatore americano
The great Los Angeles earthquake ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fictional account of the horror of devastation and death following a very big earthquake that strikes the city of Los Angeles
Richard au pays des livres magiques ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Begley, Ed 1949- Jr
Begley, Ed Jr
Begley Ed Jr. 1949-....
Begley, Edward James.
Begley, Edward James 1949-
Languages
English (41)
German (4)
French (4)
Italian (1)
Spanish (1)
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