WorldCat Identities

Anderson, Michael 1920-

Works: 141 works in 639 publications in 6 languages and 9,529 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Children's films  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Detective and mystery films  Animated films  Juvenile works  Crime films 
Roles: Director, Author, Collector, Performer, Film editor, Photographer, Restager , Scenarist, Creator, fmd, dir
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Michael Anderson
Most widely held works by Michael Anderson
Around the world in 80 days by Buzz Kulik( Visual )

46 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phlegmatic, punctual Englishman Phileas Fogg believes in progress, science, and intellectual deduction. When a member of the Reform Club challenges him on the impossibility of completing a round-the-world tour in eighty days, he wagers his entire fortune to prove that he can do it. He is accompanied by his valet Passepartout, and followed by Mr. Fix, a detective who believes he is a notorious bank robber. Shot in 70mm, using the Todd-AO process (an extremely high definition widescreen film format), the film is notable for its picturesque, exotic scenery, international cast, and the plethora of stars in cameo appearances, all highly innovative at the time
Summer of the monkeys by Feature Films for Families( Visual )

17 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 1,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1800s, a twelve-year-old boy spends the summer trying to capture four runaway circus monkeys
Logan's run by Michael Anderson( Visual )

46 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 23rd century, humans forsake the ravaged outer environment by living in a vast, bubbled metropolis. There, computerized servo-mechanisms provide all needs and everyone can pursue endless hedonism. Endless, that is, until Lastday. That's when anyone who's 30 must submit to Carrousel, a soaring, spinning trip to eternity and supposed rebirth. Logan 5, a Sandman authorized to terminate Runners fleeing Carrousel, decides to become a Runner himself once he finds out the horrible truth about Lastday
The shoes of the fisherman( Visual )

31 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All eyes are focused on the Vatican, hoping to see the puffs of white smoke signaling the selection of the next Pope, but this time, much more is at stake, for the new pontiff may be the only person who can bring peace to a world on the brink of nuclear war
Color adjustment by Marlon T Riggs( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This study of prejudice and perception traces over forty years of race relations in America through the lens of prime time TV entertainment. Revisiting such popular hits as Amos and Andy, Beulah, The Nat King Cole Show, Julia, I Spy, Good Times and Roots, viewers see how bitter racial conflict was absorbed into the non-controversial formats of the prime time series
Copland and the American sound by David Kennard( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony explore the music of Copland and the cityscapes, landscapes, and social and political developments that shaped it"--Container
Jules Verne's 20,000 leagues under the sea by Walt Disney( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mysterious monster is terrorizing the Atlantic Ocean and famous marine biologist Professor Aronnax is summoned to investigate. Accompanied by his daughter Sophie, the two trail the monstrous creature -- only to discover that the beast is actually a futuristic submarine captained by the eccentric Captain Nemo
The girl with the dragon tattoo by David Fincher( Visual )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Time travel, the fate of air disaster victims and the future of mankind provide the thrilling ingredients for this movie. Is the future of mankind now a thing of the past? One thing's for sure ... the suspense never lets up
The dam busters by Michael Anderson( Visual )

58 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the true World War II story of how the Royal Air Force 617 Squadron carried out a raid on three of the most important dams in Germany
Ray Bradbury's the Martian chronicles by Ray Bradbury( Visual )

3 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Man's fledgling attempts to colonize a distant world
The wreck of the Mary Deare by Michael Anderson( Visual )

12 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The freighter Mary Deare is adrift in stormy seas. All have abandoned ship except for one man-- exhausted first officer Gideon Patch who has taken command. Appearances indicate he's a madman, but Patch isn't a man who relies on appearances
Operation crossbow by Michael Anderson( Visual )

26 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fearsome rumor reaches Britain's World War II command. The Nazis are developing rocket technology that could rain death on London and, then, New York. Quickly, England develops a plan to send saboteurs into the sites manufacturing the rockets. Just moments after the carefully chosen commandos parachute into the drop zone, their pilot receives an urgent message: The mission may be compromised. Abort
The Quiller memorandum by Adam Hall( Visual )

32 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With little else to help him beyond sharp wits, a strong will and a very dedicated schoolteacher, American spy Quiller combs West Berlin for the headquarters of a shadowy neo-Nazi movement
10 movie adventure pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Snowbound: A young couple and their infant son are stranded in a winter storm -- The Journey: when a wealthy prospector is fatally injured, he sends his daughter on a journey to find her inheritance -- Devil's Hill: A young boy from remote Tasmania must team up with his mean-spirited, city-dwelling cousin in search of a lost cow -- Tom alone: A young boy travels across the country to find his father -- To brave Alaska: A couple moves to Alaska and finds themselves in a dangerous quest for survival
Rugged gold by Michael Anderson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martha, a widowed socialite raising her son Lloyd, finds love again with Don, a rugged outdoorsman who convinces her to move north. When Lloyd and Don go missing during a dangerous earthquake, Martha is forced to endure an Alaskan winter on her own. Carried by her unwavering will to live, Martha's tale of survival is an uplifting experience for the entire family
Rudyard Kipling's Captains courageous by Victor Fleming( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and French and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Back "Harvey Cheyne Jr. is a spoiled rich boy traveling on a luxury liner when he accidentally falls overboard into the Atlantic Ocean. Fortunately the crew of a fishing boat rescues him. When the captain of the ship refuses to take him back to land, Harvey is forced to work for his keep. What he learns from the captain and the crew changes his life"
Sword of Gideon by Gladoylene Moore( Visual )

12 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Mossad team is hand picked to hunt down the surviving militants involved in the massacre of Israeli athletes at the 1972 Olympics
Family adventure classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pony express rider: A young man joins the Pony Express mail service to track his father's killer
Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A puppet wants to be a boy. A fairy promises boyhood to Pinocchio if he can prove he is kind, honest and loving. A wayward huckster tries to lead the puppet astray but Pinocchio decides to perform a redeeming act of bravery and kindness
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Around the world in 80 days
Alternative Names
Anderson, Michael Joseph 1920-

Michael Anderson angol filmrendező

Michael Anderson britischer Filmregisseur

Michael Anderson Brits filmregisseur

Michael Anderson director de cine del Reino Unido

Michael Anderson English film director

Michael Anderson réalisateur britannique

Michael Anderson regista britannico

Μάικλ Άντερσον

Майкл Андерсон

מייקל אנדרסון

مایکل اندرسون (کارگردان) کارگردان بریتانیایی

마이클 앤더슨

앤더슨, 마이클 1920-


邁克爾·安德森 (導演)


Logan's runThe shoes of the fishermanThe girl with the dragon tattooThe wreck of the Mary Deare