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Lerner, Michael 1941-

Overview
Works: 49 works in 197 publications in 4 languages and 9,586 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Romantic comedy films  Monster films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michael Lerner
Eight men out( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 1,643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the real-life scandal of 1919, the film tells the story of eight baseball players who plan to throw games for money, and the scorn and anger the scheme earned them
Godzilla by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nuclear testing resurrects Godzilla and it's up to a select group of people to stop him before he completely destroys New York City and perhaps the world
Barton Fink by Joel Coen( Visual )

30 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trendy playwright is trying to write a simple movie script, but to his misfortune has a bit of writer's block
101 dalmatians II( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventure begins when Pongo and Perdita's pup, Patch, who is not satisfied being just one out of 101, gets the chance to meet his TV hero, Thunderbolt, the 'One-of-a-kind Wonderdog.' When Thunderbolt's trusty sidekick Lightning reveals that the show's producers are on the lookout for a new star, Thunderbolt - with Patch in tow - struts out into the real world to perform true acts of heroism. When the puppy-obsessed Cruella De Vil returns, it's Patch and Thunderbolt's teamwork and friendship that will save the day
The candidate by Michael Ritchie( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Richard Nixon is on his way to re-election by a landslide, a young, honest, idealistic lawyer begins to learn the truth about running for office, as a California Democrat who campaigns for the United States Senate
The postman always rings twice by Bob Rafelson( Visual )

2 editions published between 1981 and 1997 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Chambers (Jack Nicholson) is a drifter who lands at a roadside gas station owned by jolly old Nick Papadakis (John Colicos) and his young, blonde wife Cora (Jessica Lange). Frank and Cora quickly fall in love, and plot Nick's murder. Waiting for wedding bells to ring, the body count rises, the gavel slams--of course, nothing ever goes as planned--and their plans are derailed one by one
Blank check( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An 11-year-old boy discovers hanging on to wealth is harder than getting it when he fills in a blank settlement check for a million dollars
Life during wartime by Todd Solondz( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With her ex-husband Bill a convicted pedophile and in jail, Trish is happy to remarry and provide a normal father figure for her two sons, but when Bill is released, Trish and the boys must decide whether or not to forgive him. Includes bonus features
The last time( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the cutthroat world of New York City business sales, Ted Riker is the undisputed king. He's bitter, cynical and ruthless - the exact opposite of Jamie, his naïve new sales partner from the Midwest. As Jamie fails time after time, he tries to befriend Ted and introduces him to his beautiful fiancée, Belisa. She awakens something in Ted. Ted has to decide to follow his heart, or go on to break Jamie's. With Jamie increasingly on edge, that could be an extremely dangerous idea
Omen IV the awakening( Visual )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and German and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two rich attorneys adopt a beautiful baby girl. But terror and destruction seem to follow her wherever she goes
For richer or poorer by Bryan Spicer( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brad (Allen) and Caroline Sexton (Alley) are a married couple living in the best neighborhood in New York City who, ripped off by their personal accountant, suddenly find themselves owing three million dollars in back taxes to the IRS. Deciding to flee, the couple end up in the Amish country of Pennsylvania, where they pose as the long lost cousins of a local farming family. Forced to adopt the simpler life of the Amish people to hilarious results, the couple find that there are more important things in life than money
When do we eat?( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the night of the Seder, an old school dad that's tough on his sons is slipped Ecstasy in order to give him new perspective on life. When the mother brings a handsome stranger to dinner and the kids take sides, a disaster is in the making!
No escape( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For a former Marine sentenced in the year 2022 to a secret and remote prison island inhabited by society's most violent and feared criminals, there is only one thought that keeps him alive: escape
Harlem nights by Eddie Murphy( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quick runs the Club Sugar Ray in Harlem, where big things are coming down
No way back by Frank Cappello( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Action thriller about one man's revenge and another man's redemption
Yonkers Joe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe is a great con artist and dice hustler who makes a lot of money from working the tables at Las Vegas casinos. He and his girlfriend Janice have a pretty good life. But then Joe gets a call from the institution where his son, Joe Jr., is at. Joe Jr., who has Down's Syndrome is being disruptive and thus must be taken out of the institution. Joe doesn't know how to take care of his son and this new change in his life is ruining a lot of his plans for making money. Over time, the father and son try to live with each other while at the same time trying to help each other out
Mirror mirror by Tarsem Singh( Visual )

9 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A scheming queen ... wants to marry a handsome prince ... . But he's in love with Snow White ... , which triggers an epic battle of good vs. evil"--Container
29 palms( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an undercover FBI agent uncovers illegal gambling activities at an Indian casino, he goes on the run as the mob's best hit man is hired to take him out
The Bob Newhart show( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Newhart stars as Dr. Robert Hartley, a successful Chicago psychologist specializing in group therapy sessions. Bob's patience is often tested by his patients, who are all trying to "find themselves." Even at home with his wife Emily, Bob is surrounded by an assortment of nutty and neurotic neighbors
Mockingbird don't sing( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and Turkish and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the age of one and a half years to thirteen, Katie (Tarra Steele), was imprisoned by her mentally deluded parents. She was locked in a room, tied and immobile since bound to a "potty-chair" where she endured years of isolated silence punctuated by brutality. When her case finally came to public attention she was moved to a hospital in Los Angeles, where it was discovered she had never been taught to speak. She was incapable of understanding any language. Katie was an anomaly, a modern day Wild Child. With this heartbreaking story, the world was introduced to a fragile, beautiful teenager who behaved like an infant. Medical and psychological doctors descended on the girl in droves, often with their own selfish motives. Instead of being helpful, the experts often hurt her even more
 
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Alternative Names
Michael Lerner acteur

Michael Lerner acteur américain

Michael Lerner amerikansk skådespelare

Michael Lerner amerikansk skodespelar

Michael Lerner amerikansk skuespiller

Michael Lerner attore statunitense

Michael Lerner US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Лернер, Майкл

מייקל לרנר

مایکل لانر بازیگر آمریکایی

마이클 러너

マイケル・ラーナー

Languages
English (120)

German (2)

French (2)

Turkish (1)

Covers
GodzillaThe postman always rings twiceNo way back