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McCarthy, Kevin 1914-2010

Overview
Works: 135 works in 337 publications in 4 languages and 8,090 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Biography  Western stories  History  Television plays, American  Radio plays  Science fiction television programs  Fantasy television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Scenarist, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Kevin McCarthy, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Kevin McCarthy
 
Most widely held works by Kevin McCarthy
Invasion of the body snatchers by Don Siegel ( Visual )
80 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Plant-like extraterrestrials have invaded Santa Mira, a small town in California, replicating the villagers in giant seed "pods" and taking possession of their souls while they sleep. In a terrifying race, for his life, Dr. Bennell escapes to warn the world of the deadly invasion of the pod people
Innerspace by Joe Dante ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and French and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man is miniaturized and accidentally injected into a man instead of a lab rabbit
The howling by Joe Dante ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Severely traumatized by a near-fatal encounter with a serial killer, TV newscaster Karen White takes time off at a secluded retreat called 'the Colony.' But when, after nights of being tormented by bestial, bloodcurdling cries, Karen ventures into the woods seeking answers, she makes a terrifying discovery. Now she must fight not only for her life-- but for her soul!"--Container
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
Twilight zone the movie by John Landis ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four separate stories that take place in a mysterious fifth dimension of imagination
Slipstream ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A screenwriter, revising the movie he is working on, finds that reality and fiction are blurring together when some of the characters in his film are showing up in real life
UHF by Jay Levey ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
George Newman is a daydreamer whose hyperactive imagination keeps him from holding a steady job, that is, until he becomes the general manager of Channel 62, a local television station that his uncle wins in a poker game
June moon by George S Kaufman ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1974 and 2002 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In homage to the heyday of American comedy, this satire takes on 1929's Tin Pan Alley. Its main characters are a guillible lyricist and a composer who claims as his big hit a ditty called "Paprika ... the spice of my life." Look for composer Stephen Sondheim as a wisecracking pianist in his acting debut
An American daughter by Wendy Wasserstein ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"On the eve of Dr. Lyssa Dent Hughes' nomination as Surgeon General, a witty and dangerous cast of characters stir the calm waters of her Georgetown home."
Walter Wanger's Invasion of the body snatchers ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in English and German and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Plant-like extraterrestrials have invaded Santa Mira, a small town in California, replicating the villagers in giant seed "pods" and taking possession of their souls while they sleep. In a terrifying race, for his life, Dr. Bennell escapes to warn the world of the deadly invasion of the pod people
Piranha by Joe Dante ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mutant piranha escape from a secret research station and head downriver towards a summer camp and a small town's lakeside tourist attraction. A gruff loner and a daffy private eye race against time to try to stop the creatures
A big hand for the little lady ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As the biggest high-stakes poker game in the West begins, a compulsive gambler turned homesteader is drawn into the game. With the entire family fortune at stake, he suffers a heart attack when dealt a winning hand. His wife steps in to play his hand
Deadly-double cross by Kevin McCarthy ( Book )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Carlos Williams is asked to lead a rescue mission, it's to find and rescue the kidnapped wife and children of a local rancher. The risk is that their captors, a band of Comancheros, will sell them in Mexico City, into a life of slavery or worse. Little knowing the tragedies he faces, Carlos is determined to find his charges -- whatever it takes. And, as it turns out, this mission is going to take everything he has
Mirage by Edward Dmytryk ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A suspenseful drama in which a physiochemist suffers from amnesia and tries to unravel the mysteries locked in his mind and understand why he is the target of hit men
Psycho by Robert Bloch ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woman on the run has the misfortune to stop at the motel operated by Norman Bates
Wesley a heart transformed can change the world ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Step into eighteenth-century England and experience the transformation of one man whose heart-wrenching search for peace haunts him even as he pours himself into a life of service and evangelism. Now, for the first time, Wesley's fascinating spiritual struggle is presented in this award-winning feature film based on John's own private journals. Young John Wesley works hard to earn his own salvation, but still cannot find lasting peace. His headstrong ways and self-righteous attitude bring conflict and rejection wherever he goes. Follow his journey across the stormy seas to the colony of Georgia where he fails as an evangelist, while breaking the heart of the beautiful Sophy. In defeat, the newly humbled Wesley returns to England in search of genuine faith - and the discovery of God's grace. John Wesley is well known as the spiritual father of Methodism. His heartfelt struggles, his passion for authentic faith expressing itself through meaningful kingdom work, and his message of saving grace resonate with audiences of all ages and denominations."--Container, back cover
Dan Candy's law and, Any gun can play ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dan Candy's law: A Canadian officer is in pursuit of an Indian fugitive named Almighty Voice. Not only has Almighty Voice been accused of stealing livestock from the government, he is now wanted for murder
Loving Annabelle ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The controversial story of Annabelle, a precocious Senator's daughter, who falls in love with her Catholic school teacher, Simone. After Simone is assigned to control the rebellious student, she instead finds herself drawn into Annabelle's world. As their attraction builds, the two women must cope with the reactions of those around them
The best man ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of two candidates for their party's presidential nomination. One is an intellectual with a sense of morality, the other an opportunist who would win at all costs. The deciding factor is the endorsement of the out-going president who thrives on political in-fighting and deplores indecision
The New breed by W. E Butterworth ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Mac Carthy Kevin 1914-2010
MacCarthy, Kevin 1914-2010
Mc Carthy Kevin 1914-2010
McCarthy, Kevin 1914-2010
Languages
English (173)
German (3)
French (1)
Spanish (1)
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