WorldCat Identities

C.K., Louis

Overview
Works: 53 works in 127 publications in 5 languages and 9,379 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Crime films  Video recordings‡vfor people with visual disabilities  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Director, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Louis C.K.
 
Most widely held works by Louis C.K.
American hustle by David O Russell( Visual )
10 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 2,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fictional film set in the alluring world of one of the most stunning scandals to rock our nation, American Hustle is the story of brilliant con man Irving Rosenfeld, who along with his equally cunning and seductive British partner Sydney Prosser, is forced to work for wild FBI agent Richie DiMaso. DiMaso pushes them into a world of Jersey powerbrokers and mafia that's as dangerous as it is enchanting. Carmine Polito is the passionate, volatile, New Jersey political operator caught between the cons and Feds. Irving's unpredictable wife Rosalyn could be the one to pull the thread that brings the entire world crashing down
Blue Jasmine by Woody Allen( Visual )
20 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Nachdem ihr Mann wegen windiger Finanzgeschäfte verhaftet wurde und im Gefängnis Selbstmord beging, sucht eine Frau aus der New Yorker High Society Zuflucht bei ihrer Schwester im Arbeitermilieu von San Francisco. Bald brechen alte Konflikte um Werte und Lebensstile aus, weil sie die neuen Verhältnisse als "working class", niveaulos und ärmlich empfindet. Fulminant besetzte Tragikomödie, in der die vorzügliche Hauptdarstellerin den Raum nutzt, um den Genuss und den Kater, die Selbsttäuschung und die Euphorie auszuspielen. Hinter diesem Porträt einer Frau, die der Finanzcrash weder von ihrer Oberflächlichkeit noch von übersteigerten Ansprüchen kurieren konnte, offenbart sich die Abrechnung mit einer Gesellschaftsschicht." [film-dienst.de]
The invention of lying ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mark is a desperate unempolyed writer who lives in a world where everyone unfailingly tells the truth. People don't even know what fiction is. Every thought, no matter how humiliating or harsh, tumbles out unvarnished. Then one day, Mark becomes so desperate he concocts a lie. In a world where everyone is unfailingly honest, a lie is believed with total and absolute gullibility. Mark can get anything he wants. The one thing he truly wants is the love of a girl named Anna who happens to be the one person he can't bring himself to lie to
I think I love my wife by Chris Rock( Visual )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A married man who daydreams about being with other women finds his will and morals tested after he's visited by the ex-mistress of his old friend
Down to Earth ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After dying before his time, Lance Barton, an aspiring comic, is temporarily reincarnated as the wealthy but unlikeable businessman, Charles Wellington. While waiting for a more suitable body, Lance works on his streetwise comedy routine for the big Apollo showdown. While living in Wellington's body, Lance falls in love with Sontee, a beautiful woman who is publicly battling Wellington's company. Meanwhile, Wellington's wife and personal assistant are plotting to have him killed
Louie ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the uproariously unrestrained mind of comedian Louis C.K. comes the year's most outrageously original comedy! As a newly-divorced, well-meaning father raising two young daughters, Louie struggles to cope with his strenuous mid-life shake-up, and his stand-up comedy provides a gleefully warped reflection of his hectic, everyday reality. There are disastrous first dates, indecent proposals, high school bullies, booze-addled play dates-and more
Louie ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the everyday trials of single dad Louie as he struggles to raise his kids, advance his career, and somehow get some action in the meantime. Facing one bummer after another, Louie takes on inattentive crowds, insane relatives, and a hair-raising U.S.O. tour of Afghanistan
Welcome home Roscoe Jenkins by Malcolm D Lee( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
R.J. Stevens is a successful television talk show host who sets aside his perfect life with his sweet son and celebrity girlfriend to attend his parents' golden wedding anniversary back home in Georgia. From the moment he arrives, all the reasons R.J. left to reinvent himself on the West Coast become clear. His siblings and cousins quickly put him in his place, reminding him that his name is actually Roscoe Jenkins. His sweet mother watches impassively while R.J.'s dad does nothing to mask his disapproval. R.J. would be content to wait out the anniversary events and go home. The arrival of an old girlfriend he once loved but couldn't keep during his adolescence changes everything, bringing out the competitive survivor within
Hilarious by Louis C.K.( Recording )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This live show sees the comic exploring life after 40, while destroying the politically correct images of modernity
I am comic an ode to the art & occupational hazards of stand-up comedy ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uses backstage access and candid interviews to explore the world of stand-up comedy, revealing the psychology of its practitioners
Pootie Tang ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Women just can't resist him. Pootie's the hip hop hero with style and a language all his own. He is a hit-record maker, criminal empire busting, rabbit-fur shirt wearing superhero who is idolized by kids and love starved women everywhere. But with his one-man war against greed, injustice and unwholesome consumer products begin to cut into the profits of corporate America a demented CEO swipes Pootie's magical villian-whupping belt. Will Pootie buckle under the pressure?
Oh my God by Louis C.K.( Recording )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Emmy Award-winning comedian Louis C.K. shares his unique views on a wide range of subjects in front of a live audience. Based on his fifth HBO special, this CD features twelve minutes of bonus content not featured in the digital release
Louis C.K. hilarious ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a unique, and dynamic live concert experience, Louis C.K.'s exploration of life after 40 destroys politically correct images of modern life with thoughts everyone has had, but would rarely admit to. This performance is uncensored and uncut
Lucky Louie ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louie, a part-time mechanic at a muffler shop, spends most of his time at home taking care of his four-year-old daughter, Lucy, while his wife, Kim, the real breadwinner, works as a full-time nurse. This untraditional arrangement can be difficult at times, as Louie is never content with the role of caregiver (despite having no skills or ambition to offer his family or society), and Kim can never quite let go of controlling, supervising and criticizing Louie's shoddy stay-at-home work. But they always stick it out in the end, because somewhere under all that muck they love each other ... plus, they have no choice
Louie ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"From dating to parenting, the third season finds Louie flummoxed by the females in his life, including his daughters, who have grown more complicated than ever"--Container
Home movies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brendon Small is eight years old. This doesn't prevent him from referring to his short films as his "early work." Brendon documents his own inner life, along with the relationship he has with his single mom, Paula, and his neighborhood friends, Jason and Melissa, who double as cast and crew
Louis C.K. chewed up ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louis C.K. is a master at creating an atmosphere of fearless honesty onstage that would seem brutal if it were not so completely relatable and suffocatingly hilarious. His exploitation of life after 40 lays to waste politically correct images of marriage, children, sex and race with stories that we have all lived and thoughts we have all had-- but would rarely admit to
The Dana Carvey show ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dana Carvey takes a decidedly hilarious spin on politics and pop culture. In addition to Carvey's legendary impressions and characters, Smigel introduced his now-famous "Ambiguously Gay Duo" on this show. Carvey and Carell had a running bit as two pranksters, and send-ups of The Beatles were consistently spot-on. Carvey's unmatched humor and talent attracted many guests to the show
Shameless an HBO comedy special by Louis C.K.( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louis C.K.'s third solo and first full-length hour-long HBO special takes aim at such topics as creative profanity, honesty in marriage and loss of privacy. C.K.'s side-splitting routine covers topics that everyone can relate to no matter what your status in life may be
Chewed up by Louis C.K.( Recording )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
C.K., Louis.
C. K., Louis 1967-
CK, Louis
CK, Louis 1967-
K., Louis C.
Louis C.K.
Louis CK
Szekely, Louis
Languages
English (85)
Spanish (3)
German (3)
Italian (1)
French (1)
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