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Jillette, Penn

Overview
Works: 122 works in 272 publications in 1 language and 9,364 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Humor  Juvenile works  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Experimental fiction  Documentary television programs  Television mini-series  Miscellanea 
Roles: Host, Author of screenplay, Narrator, Producer, Actor, Interviewee, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Penn Jillette
Toy story by Tom Hanks ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 1,591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Woody, the cowboy (Tom Hanks), and Buzz Lightyear, a space ranger (Tim Allen), are rival toys until they must work together to escape the toy-torturing boy next door
Fantasia Fantasia 2000 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fantasia: Features a blend of animation set to classical music, and live action scenes of the orchestra. Pieces include: Toccata and Fugue in D Minor by Johann Sebastian Bach, The Nutcracker Suite by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, The Sorcerer's Apprentice by Paul Dukas, The Rite of Spring by Igor Stravinsky, The Pastoral Symphony by Ludwig van Beethoven, Dance of the Hours by Amilcare Ponchielli, Night on Bald Mountain by Modeste Moussorgsky, and Ave Maria by Franz Schubert
God, no! : signs you may already be an atheist and other magical tales by Penn Jillette ( Book )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The outspoken half of magic duo Penn & Teller presents an atheist reinterpretation of the Ten Commandments, discussing why doubt, skepticism, and wonder should be celebrated and offering humorous stories from his own experiences
Every day is an atheist holiday! : more magical tales from the author of God, no! by Penn Jillette ( Book )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of spiritual observations and complaints riffs on such topics as Christmas carols, children's birthday parties, and ridiculous holiday celebrations
Tim's Vermeer ( Visual )
8 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tim Jenison, a Texas-based inventor, attempts to solve one of the greatest mysteries in all art: How did seventeenth century Dutch Master Johannes Vermeer manage to paint so photo-realistically, 150 years before the invention of photography? Spanning ten years, his adventure takes him to Delft, Holland, where Vermeer painted his masterpieces, to the north coast of Yorkshire to meet artist David Hockney, and even to Buckingham Palace to see a Vermeer masterpiece in the collection of the Queen
Sock by Penn Jillette ( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sock monkey narrates the story of a NYPD diver who finds the body of a dead woman (and former lover) in the waters off New York City and joins forces with the victim's best friend, a gay hairdresser, to find her killer
Penn & Teller Bullshit! ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Self-proclaimed pit-bulls of truth, Penn & Teller use their trademark humor, knowledge of carnival tricks, and hidden cameras to blow the lid off popular notions about second hand smoke, self-help products, diet claims, TV psychics and more
How to cheat your friends at poker : the wisdom of Dickie Richard by Penn Jillette ( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A guide based on the authors' conversations with a wealthy old-time hustler counsels players on how to profitably cheat during poker games with friends, covering such tactics as marking cards, stashing holdouts, and targeting opponents
Penn & Teller's how to play in traffic by Penn Jillette ( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The celebrity authors of "How to Play with Your Food" take pranks on the road in a fiendishly funny compendium of traveling mischief that includes practical jokes, miracles, and anecdotes. Travel has has never been so much fun!
The worst-case scenario survival handbook by Joshua Piven ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Danger! It lurks at every corner. Volcanoes. Sharks. Mountain lions. Quicksand. Terrorists. The pilot of the plane blacks out and it's up to you to land the jet. What do you do? The worst-case scenario survival handbook is here to help survive the most harrowing predicaments: jam-packed with how-to, hands-on, step-by-step, instructions on everything you need to know fast, from detecting a bomb to delivering a baby in the back of a cab. Providing frightening and funny real information, this indispensable guide is the definitive handbook for those times when life takes a sudden turn for the worse
Penn & Teller's how to play with your food by Penn Jillette ( Book )
4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Julie Taymor setting a scene ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A visit with theater director Julie Taymor who gives children a glimpse of her at work staging scenes from The Tempest. The children are also given a taste of the kind of visual theater created by using puppets, masks and music
Behind the scenes with David Hockney ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Demonstrates that balance doesn't necessarily mean symmetry. See how artists create balance through shape and color, as well as how artists use imbalance. Sculptor Nancy Graves wears a hard hat and works in a foundry to create a work that is a surprising balancing act
Behind the scenes [the complete series] ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses on the creative process behind the visual and performing arts. Goes behind the scenes with renowned artists and performers, covering fields of painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, music, dance and theater. Designed to instill creative and critical thinking skills in children through exploration of the visual and performing arts
Penn & Teller's magic and mystery tour ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Penn and Teller tour China, Egypt, and India witnessing astounding feats of magic, and searching for the history and origins of magic and the profession of magician
The golden rule of schmoozing the authentic practice of treating others well by Aye Jaye ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Learn how to schmooze your boss, co-workers and customers, endear yourself using "chatch" and "schmick", schmooze for love, make your first impression a positive, lasting one, and to develop happier, healthier interpersonal relationships
God, no! signs you may already be an atheist and other magical tales by Penn Jillette ( Recording )
7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A scathingly funny illumination of the Ten Commandments from Penn Jillette, the bigger, louder half of world-famous magic duo Penn & Teller
Penn & Teller ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Penn and Teller perform underwater magic tricks, including: sawing a mermaid in half; escaping from a straightjacket while surrounded by sharks; making a 75-foot submarine disappear
Behind the scenes with Carrie Mae Weems ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One episode from the Behind The Scenes television series. This is a visit with photographer Carrie Mae Weems who gives children a glimpse of how photographers decide what goes into their pictures, and how framing and composition give meaning to the photographer's work
Every day is an atheist holiday! more magical tales from the author of God, no! by Penn Jillette ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Penn Jillette's Every Day Is an Atheist Holiday! will entertain zealots and skeptics alike. Whether he's contemplating the possibility of life after death, deconstructing popular Christmas carols, or just calling shenanigans on Donald Trump's apprentice training, Jillette does not fail to shock and delight his fans
 
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Alternative Names
Fraser Jillette, Penn 1955-
Jillette, Penn Fraser 1955-
Penn
Penn 1955-....
Languages
English (120)
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