WorldCat Identities

Newborn, Ira

Overview
Works: 172 works in 446 publications in 5 languages and 12,026 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Teen films  Detective and mystery films  Musical films  Screwball comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Parody films  Road films  Parodies, imitations, etc 
Roles: Composer, Conductor, Instrumentalist, Author, Arranger, Performer, Contributor, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ira Newborn
Ferris Bueller's Day Off by Matthew Broderick( Visual )

26 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high school student is determined to get a day off with his friends in Chicago by outwitting his principal
Sixteen candles by Molly Ringwald( Visual )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's Sam's sweet sixteen birthday and no one in her family remembers the important occasion. She's an average teen who endures creepy freshmen, spoiled siblings, confused parents and the beautiful blonde who stands between her and the boy of her dreams
Planes, trains & automobiles by John Hughes( Visual )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in English and held by 1,536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An uptight businessman faces disaster after disaster as he tries to get back home in time for his family's Thanksgiving dinner, and along the way is joined by an insane traveling salesman that will not leave him alone
Weird science by John Hughes( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two nerdy best friends have the power to create the "perfect woman". Like a computer-generated fairy godmother, the two use their creation to learn about the pleasures and pitfalls of adolescences
The Blues Brothers by John Landis( Visual )

13 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comédie musicale
My blue heaven( Visual )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and German and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An urban hood given a new identity under the FBI witness protection program turns a suburban town upside down
Mallrats by Kevin Smith( Visual )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When T.S. is dumped by his girlfriend, he retreats to the mall with his comic book-loving best friend Brodie, whose girlfriend has also left him. Between brooding and visits to the food court, the unmotivated suburban New Jersey teenagers decide to win their girlfriends back with the help of Silent Bob and Jay, the ultimate delinquents, as they scheme to disrupt T.S.'s girlfriend's father's dating game TV show that is going to be broadcast from the local mall
The Naked gun 2 1/2 : the smell of fear by Leslie Nielsen( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lt. Frank Drebin loves a mystery. Why are we here? Is there life after sex? Yes, Drebin tackles the big issues, and the biggest of all is how to stop devious Quentin Hapsburg's plan to destroy the environment!
The Naked gun 33 1/3 : the final insult( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lt. Frank Drebin is persuaded out of retirement to go undercover in a state prison. There he is to find out what top terrorist, Rocco, has planned for when he escapes. Eventually they both wind up at the Academy Award ceremony where Drebin blunders his way humiliating the guests while trying to foil Rocco's terrorist plot
The Naked gun : [from the files of Police squad!]( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An inept cop, played by Leslie Nielsen, stops a plot to assasinate Queen Elizabeth at a baseball game in the United States
The Blues Brothers : original soundtrack recording by Blues Brothers( Recording )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Into the night by John Landis( Visual )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From director John Landis (The Blues Brothers) comes a thrilling action comedy: Ed Okin's life is plagued with bad luck until a dazzling blonde (Oscar nominee Michelle Pfeiffer) falls into his life and pulls him into an exciting game of international intrigue
The Manhattan Transfer by Manhattan Transfer (Musical group)( Recording )

2 editions published between 1975 and 1988 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Candy comedy favorites collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncle Buck: Uncle Buck has a reputation for being unreliable and a bit of a house wrecker. It is therefore with reluctance, his sister-in-law agrees to leave Buck looking after her three kids - two harmless youngsters and a rebelious teenager - while she visits her sick father
King of the blues by B. B King( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ace Ventura, pet detective by James G Robinson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ace Ventura, pet detective is on the case to find the Miami Dolphins' missing mascot and quarterback Dan Marino, and whether he's undercover, under fire or underwater, he always gets his man ... or beast!
Uncle Buck by John Candy; Amy Madigan; Jean Louisa Kelly; John Hughes; Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncle Buck is an idle, good-natured bachelor who's left in charge of his nephew and nieces during a family crisis
Dragnet by Tom Mankiewicz( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a comedy homage to the famed 1950s and 1960s police drama, Detective Joe Friday, the straitlaced nephew of the original, reluctantly teams up with a nonconformist detective named Streebek to save Los Angeles from a power hungry phony TV preacher and a corrupt Police Commissioner, leading to comic adventures with oddball characters
All night long by Jean-Claude Tramont( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When George is passed over for a promotion, punches out his superior, is demoted to night manager of a seedy drugstore, leaves his wife, has an affair with his neighbor's wife, and that's just some of the fun that goes on
Bop doo-wopp by Manhattan Transfer( Recording )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nieuwe versies van doo-wop successen van uiteenlopende groepen en solisten uit de jaren na 1950
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The Naked gun 2 1/2 : the smell of fear
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MallratsThe Naked gun 2 1/2 : the smell of fearThe Naked gun 33 1/3 : the final insultThe Naked gun : [from the files of Police squad!]Ace Ventura, pet detectiveAll night long
Alternative Names
Ira Newborn

Ira Newborn Amerikaans componist

Ira Newborn amerikansk komponist

Ira Newborn amerikansk kompositör

Ira Newborn compositeur de musique de film et chef d'orchestre

Ira Newborn US-amerikanischer Filmkomponist

Newborn, Ira 1949-

Айра Ньюборн американська музикантка

Ньюборн, Айра

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אירה ניובורן

آیرا نیوبورن آهنگساز آمریکایی

アイラ・ニューボーン

伊拉·纽伯

伊拉·紐博恩

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