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Kuhn, Michael 1949-

Works: 12 works in 58 publications in 6 languages and 3,665 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Science fiction films  History  Biography  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Producer, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Michael Kuhn
The duchess by Saul Dibb( Visual )

37 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story it is, in its way, a horror story, this portrait of a dazzling young woman at the mercy of the misfortunes of love and the inequalities of the age in which she lived. Married off as an innocent 17-year-old to a much older man, his only interest in the match is her ability to produce a male heir. Installed within the gilded cage of marriage, she discovers he expresses more affection for his dogs than for her. When the first child is female, he takes a mistress and ignores her, until she finds true love--insisting on his lordly right to thwart her. Although she fights hard for her own piece of happiness, eventually, she has to make a choice many, many women will recognize
Wild at heart by David Lynch( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lovers Lula (Laura Dern) and Sailor (Cage) are seperated after he is jailed for killing - in self-defence - a man who attacked him with a knife who was a hired by her mother, Marietta Fortune (Diane Ladd)
Kinsey by Bill Condon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kinsey is a portrait of a man driven to uncover the most private secrets of the nation, and journey into the mystery of human behavior. His 1948 book Sexual Behavior in the Human Male irrevocably changed American culture and created a media sensation
Stage beauty by Richard Eyre( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to the 17th century stage, where Ned Kynaston's performance of Desdemona in Shakespeare's 'Othello' brings the house down nightly. Ned is the "most beautiful woman on the London stage". That is, until the King renounces the royal edict that only men can play women on stage. Enter Maria, Ned's seemingly loyal dresser, who becomes an instant star, leaving Ned to suppress his ardent feminine traits and make a man of himself
Being John Malkovich by Spike Jonze( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A puppeteer discovers a portal that leads literally into the head of the movie star, John Malkovich
One hundred films and a funeral by Michael Kuhn( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

PolyGram Filmed Entertainment challenged Hollywood on its own ground, until its potential was destroyed by the machinations of its parent company. This book is an account of its life and death seen through the eyes of its British President, Michael Kuhn
Pflanzenbilder aus alten Büchern und auf historischen Krügen by Josef Daum( Book )

5 editions published in 1985 in German and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Red Rock west by John Dahl( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dead tired and flat broke after driving 1,200 miles, Michael, an unemployed Texan, walks into a tavern in tiny Red Rock, Wyoming, and is immediately offered a job. \There's just one problem: the owner thinks Michael is a hitman, and the "job" is murdering the owner's wide. Just when Mike decides to take the money and run, the real hitman arrives, ready to do the job right
The duchess The painted veil( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Painted veil: Set in the 1920s. A young English couple, Walter a middle class doctor and Kitty, an upper-class woman, get married for all the wrong reasons and relocate to Shanghai where Kitty falls in love with someone else. When Walter discovers her infidelity, in an act of vengeance, he accepts a job in a remote village in China that is being ravaged by a deadly epidemic. He takes his wife along and their journey brings meaning to their relationship and gives them purpose in one of the most remote and beautiful places on earth
The duchess / #550( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of 18th century aristocrat Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire. She was reviled for her extravagant political and personal life. She was a vibrant beauty and celebrity of her time. Georgiana is trapped in an unhappy marital triangle with her husband and his live-in mistress. She falls passionately in love with Earl Grey, an ambitious young politician, and the affair causes a bitter conflict with her husband and threatens to erupt into a scandal. Now she must face an agonizing choice between her hopeless but passionate love affair or her responsibilities as a duchess
Gerchogini︠a︡( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Russian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

AND 1 mix tape( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Features footage of some of the best street basketball players set to the music of Jazzy Jeff, Killer Mike, Kurupt, and others
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One hundred films and a funeral