Most widely held works about Michael Penn
Most widely held works by Michael Penn
The last kiss ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and German and held by 711 libraries worldwide
Michael and Jenna have been a couple for three years. At dinner one night, Jenna's parents, Anna and Stephen, announce that they are having a baby. Jenna is overjoyed, but everyone else has mixed emotions. At a wedding the next day, Jenna and Michael meet up with friends Chris, who is tired of his wife telling him how bad he is as she deals with their whiny baby; Izzy who is taking the break-up of his most current relationship badly and does not react well when his former girlfriend shows up at the wedding; and Kenny who is a dedicated bachelor and prefers to keep it that way. Then Michael meets Kim, a forward young college student. Michael is beginning to feel that his "entire life has the feeling it has all been planned out" and Kim provides a welcome distraction.
I am Sam music from and inspired by the motion picture ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 469 libraries worldwide
The anniversary party ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and French and held by 313 libraries worldwide
Novelist Joe and his actress wife Sally throw a party to celebrate the sixth anniversary of their turbulent marriage. At the party both guests and hosts start telling each other the truth-- something rarely heard in Hollywood.
Godzilla the album ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 218 libraries worldwide
Boogie nights music from the original motion picture ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
Skateland ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
For Ritchie Wheeler, a carefree teenager growing up in a small Texas town, Skateland is more than just a local roller rink, it's a fading symbol of friendship and good times. Now, everything's changing and the only thing Ritchie can hang on to is his budding romance with the sweet and beautiful Michelle. But one fateful night will force Ritchie to face the future and make the most important decision of his life.
The last kiss ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
30 year old Michael is preparing to marry his long time and now pregnant girlfriend. Surrounded by people with relationship problems, he is feeling doubts about settling into adult life, he meets another girl who might offer him freedom.
March by Michael Penn ( Recording )
16 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Melvin goes to dinner ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Melvin goes to dinner with three, almost complete strangers. The frequently funny, but almost always heartfelt conversations go from dating to sex, to religion, to fetishes, to ghosts and everything in between.
Hard eight ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Sydney (Philip Baker Hall) is a poker-faced professional gambler who serves as guardian angel to unlucky John (John C. Reilly) and a prostitute, Clementine (Gwyneth Paltrow) whom he comes to embrace like family. When the honeymoon of John and Clementine leads to a disastrous hostage situation, Sydney solves the situation. But when a slick casino pro, Jimmy (Samual L. Jackson) threatens to reveal a secret from Sydney's past, Sydney decides to hedge his bets and not leave anything to chance.
Zombie spaceship wasteland a book by Patton Oswalt ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Combines a memoir with humorous essays that share the comedian's observations on such topics as Edgar Allan Poe, paying dues in the stand-up comedy circuit, and the inevitable milestones of young creative minds.
Boogie nights ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
A film that throws the covers back on California's adult entertainment industry in the swinging seventies through the story of rising porn star Dirk Diggler. It's a touching and often humorous portrait of a most unusual family of filmmakers, brought to dazzling life by an all-star cast and sizzling seventies soundtrack.
Bollywood hero ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Chris Kattan is fed-up with not being taken seriously by Hollywood, so he accepts an offer to star in a big-time Mumbai production called 'Peculiar Dancing Boy'. But before he can conquer India, Chris will have to survive a whole new land of culture clashes, jealous rivals, runaway egos, power-hungry starlets, and extreme dancing lessons.
Badlands a tribute to Bruce Springsteen's Nebraska ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Sunshine Cleaning ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in German and English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Rose Lorkowski is a single mother attempting to support her son Oscar and her unreliable sister Norah. She works a mundane job as a maid. Once the head cheerleader in school with plenty of prospects, Rose now has little to show for her life. She still sees the former head football player, but it is little more than a despondent affair. When Oscar is expelled from public school, Rose takes a job as a bio-hazard crime-scene cleaner to help pay for a private education. She brings Norah on to help in her steadily growing business. As the sisters work to clean up the messes left behind by the chaotic lives of others, they must learn to reconcile their own differences and overcome a troubled past if they hope to prosper in their newfound venture.
Free-for-all by Michael Penn ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Sweet relief a benefit for Victoria Williams by Victoria Williams ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Before the music dies ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Never has the grass-roots American music scene been more diverse, or the broadcast and sale of music controlled by so few corporations. Filmmakers Andrew Shapter and Joel Rasmussen traveled the country to find out why, in the midst of so rich a tradition, mainstream music seems so packaged and repetitive, and what the future of American music may be.
Resigned by Michael Penn ( Recording )
6 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 71 libraries worldwide
MP4 days since a lost time accident by Michael Penn ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Actors Americans Biography California California--Los Angeles--Hollywood Casinos Comedians Comedy films Commitment (Psychology) Cover versions Crime films Crime scenes Dance--Social aspects Dinners and dining Drama Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Film remakes Friendship Gamblers India India--Bombay Manners and customs Man-woman relationships Marriage Midlife crisis Motion picture music Motion picture music Motion picture music--Excerpts Motion pictures Muccino, Gabriele Musical films Popular music Pornography--Social aspects Restaurants Rock music Rock music Roller-skating rinks Romance films Single mothers Sisters Table-talk Thrillers (Motion pictures) Truthfulness and falsehood United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Wedding anniversaries Weddings Young adults--Conduct of life
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