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Masur, Richard

Overview
Works: 142 works in 319 publications in 4 languages and 11,101 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Biography  Film and video adaptations  Radio plays  Domestic fiction  Juvenile works  Western films 
Roles: Actor, Director, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Richard Masur
The thing by John Carpenter ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and French and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A research team at a remote research station in Antarctica finds an alien being that has fallen from the sky and has remained buried in the snow for over 100,000 years. Unfrozen and unleashed, it creates havoc and terror as it changes forms and becomes one of them
Stephen King's It by Stephen King ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It can be anything. A fanged monster that won't stay on the movie screen. Something ominous lurking in the basement. A malevolent force in a small New England town takes the shape of a clown, but It isn't clowning around. Instead, It terrifies youngsters with their innermost fears, bringing some to their untimely doom -- until a group of wily neighborhood kids fight back. Thirty years later the evil resurfaces: meaner, angrier, deadlier. And the friends who vividly remember the terrors of their youth reunite to make a desperate stand against It
61* ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mickey Mantle and Roger Maris, one was the Yankees' best loved players and the other was their most valuable. 1961 was about to be the summer that no one who loves baseball will ever forget. Both men find that they are approaching Babe Ruth's 1927 single-season 60 home-run record. Facing pressure from the media and the stands, both men know that there is only room for one winner. The fans make their choice, but the people's favorite isn't the favorite to win
The man without a face ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mel Gibson makes his directing debut in this compelling tale of man's triumph over loneliness, a boy's transition to adulthood and a special summer when companionship and encouragement transformed two lives
Multiplicity by Harold Ramis ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedy about a man who clones himself to save his marriage and then almost loses his wife to himself
The burning bed ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and French and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This film is based on the true story of Francine Hughes, a battered housewife who was prosecuted in 1977 for dousing her abusive husband with gasoline and setting him on fire as he slept
Michael Cimino's Heaven's gate ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Harvard graduate, turned federal Marshal in Wyoming, learns of a government sanctioned plot by cattle barons to kill the area's European settlers for their land. The resulting battle is based on the Johnson County War of 1892
The Story lady ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lonely widow discovers she has an amazing storytelling talent. When big business tries to commercialize her "magic" she fights back
My girl by Howard Zieff ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1970's Pennsylvania, a precocious 11-year-old tomboy obsessed with death shares a poignant summer with her widowed mortician father, the sexy and kind cosmetician he hires, and most importantly with the boy-next-door who idolizes her
Forget Paris ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fathers' Day (Disc 1/Side B), a comedy Dream Team - Crystal and Robin Williams - joins forces to hunt the missing teen each man thinks might be his son
Palindromes by Todd Solondz ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a 13-year-old girl who wants to be a mother, as told through different actors playing the same character and her journey in a variety of ways
Hanover Street by Peter Hyams ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2001 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American bomber pilot falls in love with a British nurse, and then must escort her husband on a mission behind enemy lines
Walker by Alex Cox ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and French and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of William Walker, a 19th century adventurer who abandoned his career in law and politics to become a soldier of fortune and dictator of Nicaragua
Incident at Vichy by Arthur Miller ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Vichy, France in 1942 nine men are detained under a shadowy pretext. As the tension builds, the men are questioned, are they the sort of people whom the new Nazi regime considers "inferiors"?
Encino man ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When two high school buddies dig up a frozen caveman in their backyard and thaw him out, they figure he's their ticket to being cool, but the plan backfires when the newcomer turns everyday life upside down
The Christmas story lady ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An elderly lady has a gift for storytelling that brings a troubled family together and envelops them in a world of imagination
Trouble in Paradise by Robert B Parker ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A gang of robbers lands on an island in Massachusetts and they proceed to rob its wealthy inhabitants. First, they destroy the bridge to the mainland. Jesse Stone, the alcoholic chief of police in Paradise, a town on the mainland, organizes a relief operation. By the author of Night Passage
Stephen King's It by Stephen King ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and German and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It can be anything. A fanged monster that won't stay on the movie screen. Something ominous lurking in the basement. A malevolent force in a small New England town takes the shape of a clown, but It isn't clowning around. Instead, It terrifies youngsters with their innermost fears, bringing some to their untimely doom -- until a group of wily neighborhood kids fight back. Thirty years later the evil resurfaces: meaner, angrier, deadlier. And the friends who vividly remember the terrors of their youth reunite to make a desperate stand against It
The great Los Angeles earthquake ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 179 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
After the fall by Arthur Miller ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This famous autobiographical Arthur Miller drama takes place inside the tortured mind of a 40-year-old lawyer. Quentin is haunted by his disastrous affair with a needy sex symbol - a character rumored to be based on Marilyn Monroe, Miller s second wife."--L.A. Theatre Works, Audio Theatre Collection
 
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Alternative Names
Masur, Richard D. 1948-
Languages
English (105)
Spanish (8)
French (3)
German (1)
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