WorldCat Identities

Van Patten, Dick

Overview
Works: 45 works in 107 publications in 2 languages and 8,553 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Parodies, imitations, etc  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Fiction  Interviews  Television plays  Miscellanea  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Spaceballs by Mel Brooks ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A parody of epic science fiction movies, especially the original "Star wars" trilogy. Two space bums attempt to rescue a space princess from an assortment of space villains
The new adventures of Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Full screen. While Pippi is sailing with her sea captain father, she is suddenly washed overboard and lost in a fierce storm. Pippi eventually drifts ashore to a small coastal town where she sets up house in an ancient vacated mansion. There, with her horse and monkey, Pippi begins a new life without any adult supervision
Robin Hood men in tights by Mel Brooks ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robin Hood attempts to save England from Prince John and the Sheriff of Rottingham, while also winning the heart of Maid Marian
Freaky Friday ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1977 and 2004 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A conservative, refined mother magically changes place with her thirteen-year old daughter for one day
The shaggy D.A ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When teenager Wilby Daniels became a part-time canine in The Shaggy dog, he didn't anticipate this condition would come back to "hound" him again in his adult years when he is a candidate for district attorney
High anxiety by Mel Brooks ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this manic spoof of Hitchcock, a neurotic psychiatrist becomes the new head of a sanitarium and is caught up in kidnapping, murder, and mistaken identity
Westworld by Michael Crichton ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and German and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This story of a technological paradise suddenly turned nightmare is a genuine shocker. An excellent cast makes this vision of a world gone wrong all too believable. Westworld, a futuristic "theme park" where the gunhands and dance-hall girls are all robots programmed to serve the guests' violent and lustful fantasies - until something does wrong with their circuitry
Opposite day ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A science experiment gone wrong makes everyone in a small town suddenly swap identities. Parents act like kids. Their kids behave like adults. The oldest cop is 11 years old, and grown-ups are playing hopscotch! But can a bickering young brother and sister find a way to save their upside-down town before this reverse spell can take over the globe?
The Hoboken chicken emergency by Daniel Manus Pinkwater ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the Bobowicz family asked their son Arthur to pick up a turkey for Thanksgiving, they weren't expecting him to bring home a 266-pound live chicken named Henrietta
A memory of two Mondays by Arthur Miller ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arthur Miller's vivid comedy-drama portrays the nature of life during America's Great Depression. The emphasis is on mood and characterization as Miller draws on his own personal experience to evoke what the 1930s were like for workers to whom a job-- any job-- was everything
The Santa trap ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Santa finds himself in jail, a young girl tries to prove it's really him, and her parents discover how real he is when eight reindeer show up on their roof. Can the whole family get together to save Christmas without Santa?
Sarah's choice ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sarah Collins is a young woman on the elevator of success, poised to attain her dream of an executive corner office. There's only one thing that's going to keep her from getting it, an unexpected pregnancy. Sarah is now faced with a moral and potentially career ending choice. She is torn between keeping the life growing inside her and her legal right to abort the baby. In the midst of her turmoil, a mysterious stranger foretells the coming of three visions that will challenge her heart. With financial pressures mounting and her dream career at stake, what will Sarah choose?
Emergency! ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When lives are on the line, the Emergency! team is there and ready for action. Reunite with Squad 51 and the heroic staff of Rampart Hospital in all gripping Season 2 episodes of the pioneering series that was the first to show the real-life drama of being an EMT. From mysterious widespread viruses to dangerous overdoses to a treacherous gas explosion, there's no crisis too tough for brave paramedics Roy DeSoto (Kevin Tighe) and John Gage (Randolph Mantooth). With their trademark wit and humor, they're always ready to race to the scene of LA's most dire situations. Along for the ride are some of TV's most popular stars, including Dick Van Patten, John Travolta (Welcome Back Kotter), Deidre Hall and many more. From legendary producer Jack Webb (Dragnet) comes the incredible second season of Emergency! - the TV show that broke new ground for all action series to come
That girl ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ann Marie and Donald finally cement their long relationship with an engagement and wedding. The ring, the cake, the family, the bridal shower - all happen in an amusing fashion, except for the wedding. Ann Marie continues with her acting career and has a series of adventures including a play in St. Louis, appearing as "Miss Everything" at the "New York has Everything" exhibit, performs at the Friars Club and models at a race track
Eight is enough ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For fans of the family-based dramas of the '70s such as Family and The Waltons, here is the first season of this top-rated dramedy. The series chronicled the lives of a columnist Tom Bradford, his wife and their eight children, and their sometimes-comic, sometimes-dramatic exploits
Love is all there is ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two rival Italian family restaurant owners have a lot of bad blood between them. Things only get worse when one of the family's son and the other's daughter become romantically involved
Launching your child in show biz : a complete step-by-step guide by Dick Van Patten ( Book )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dick Van Patten's totally terrific TV trivia by Dick Van Patten ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charly by Ralph Nelson ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mentally retarded man becomes a genius after experimental brain surgery, developing a romance with his former special-education teacher before lapsing back into retardation
Big brother trouble ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a beautiful teenager moves into the house next door, 11-year-old Mitch falls in love. But Gwen is more interested in Mitch's older brother Sean, who is a champion soccer player. Mitch tries everything to win Gwen's heart. It's not until the day of the city championship game that Mitch and his friends come to the rescue of Sean and Gwen, who have been kidnapped by a local thug who wants Sean's soccer team to lose. Can Mitch get Sean to the game on time?
 
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Alternative Names
Acerno, John 1928-
Irwin, John 1928-
Patten, Dick V.
Patten, Dick Van
Patten, Richard van 1928-
Patton, Dick van 1928-
Van Patten, Richard, 1928-
van Patton, Dick 1928-
vanPatton, Dick 1928-
Languages
English (78)
German (2)
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