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Bean, Orson

Overview
Works: 122 works in 262 publications in 4 languages and 9,206 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  History  Film adaptations  Biography  Music  Television plays  Radio plays  Television programs 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Being John Malkovich by Spike Jonze ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A struggling street puppeteer takes a job to make some money. One day he accidentally discovers a door ... a portal into the brain of John Malkovich (played by John Malkovich!) For 15 minutes he experiences the ultimate head trip - HE is being John Malkovick
The hobbit ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A long time ago, in Middle Earth, humans shared their days with elves, wizards, goblins, dragons, heroes ... and hobbits. Just minding his own business, Bilbo has a guest, Gandolf, drop in on him. Soon, one by one a whole group of dwarves drop in and Bilbo finds himself joining the quest to reclaim their kingdom from an evil dragon
The Return of the king by J. R. R Tolkien ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventure continues ... as Frodo and Samwise battle Dark Lord Sauron to save Middle Earth, destroy the cursed Ring of Doom and restore King Aragorn to the throne of Gondor. This epic tale of Good vs. Evil is the conclusion to J.R.R. Tolkien's classic trilogy of Hobbit stories
Soccer dog European cup ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an unexpected accident leaves a young boy motherless, he must travel from the United States to live with his estranged father in Scotland. There he finds himself teaming up with a scientifically enhanced soccer-playing dog, a dog who can even outplay Beckham. The dog has managed to escape from the evil scientists who designed him for more nefarious means. Father, son and the incredible soccer dog all band together to bring victory and pride to the downtrodden town
J.R.R. Tolkien's return of the king ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frodo the hobbit is back to battle the evil forces that have invaded Middle Earth. This continues the quest for the now-villainous Ring. Frodo vows to destroy the Ring, even if it costs him his own life. He pursues the Ring to the inside of Mount Doom, a volcano. He does this on behalf of good-guy Aragon, who will never be able to escape the dreaded land of Sauron so long as the Ring retains its evil powers
The twilight zone ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often having a wicked sense of humor and filled with unexpected twists
Me and the orgone by Orson Bean ( Book )
5 editions published between 1971 and 2000 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The star wagon by Maxwell Anderson ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A production of the Maxwell Anderson play about an inventor, and his latest gadget, a 'star-wagon' which will return its driver to any desired point in time
Two by Saroyan ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Once around the block: A middle-aged screenwriter gives unique advice to an aspiring young writer
Playboy of the western world a comedy by J. M Synge ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of an Irishman who becomes the town hero after he boasts of murdering his father
Working a musical by Stephen Schwartz ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first revised and updated version of this 1970's cult classic. A rousing musical with a cast of 20, Working is for anyone who has ever punched a clock, a cow or a supervisor, or wanted to
J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An animated adaptation of the book of the same title by J.R.R. Tolkien. Concerns the adventures of Bilbo Baggins the hobbit and 13 dwarfs as they attempt to recapture their treasure from Smaug, the terrible dragon
Desire under the elms by Eugene O'Neill ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Under the looming elms of New England, elder Ephraim Cabot has served God and land by farming for decades. He surprises his resentful sons by marrying the sensual young Abbie Putnam
Subways are for sleeping by Jule Styne ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1962 and 2002 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The laughmaker ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The laughmaker: Gleason plays the sad clown, and Carney his nemesis, a reporter looking for the man behind the mask. The square peg: A personnel psychologist is unwittingly hired by a mob boss to shake up his crew. When the psychologist realizes what's going on, he tries to do the right thing--the wrong way
Crossroads ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After having doubts about becoming a Jesuit priest, one man gives his faith another chance when he works in a mission, only to become attracted to a volunteer who is attracted to him as well
Dr. Quinn, medicine woman ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tales of courage, conviction and romance on the American frontier, as a female doctor arrives in Colorado Springs and adjusts to life in the West
Anatomy of a murder by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small-town Michigan lawyer takes on a difficult case: that of a young Army lieutenant accused of murdering the local tavern owner who he believes raped his wife. A gripping, envelope-pushing courtroom potboiler, Anatomy of a Murder was groundbreaking for the frankness of its discussion of sex. More than anything else, it is a striking depiction of the power of words. With its outstanding supporting cast and influential jazz score by Duke Ellington, it's a Hollywood landmark
Illya darling original Broadway cast album by Manos Chatzidakēs ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Quinn, medicine woman ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the second season Dr. Quinn grows into life on the frontier, raising her three adopted children, becoming ever closer to the enigmatic Sully, and trying to maintain her convictions, and the health of the town, in the face of constant challenges
 
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Alternative Names
Burrows, Dallas Frederick
ビーン, オーソン
Languages
English (139)
Spanish (3)
German (2)
Dutch (1)
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