WorldCat Identities

Kelly, David 1929-2012

Works: 57 works in 251 publications in 6 languages and 10,984 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Television comedies  Fiction  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Actor, Singer, Narrator, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.C43, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by David Kelly
Charlie and the chocolate factory by Tim Burton( Visual )

56 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The secretive head of a wondrous chocolate factory holds a contest to allow five lucky children access to his magical candy company
Waking Ned Devine by Kirk Jones( Visual )

35 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poor Ned dies with a winning lottery ticket in his hand but the neighbours hatch a scheme to claim the prize
Stardust by Claire Danes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1,434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tristan hopes to win the heart of his beautiful, but shallow love, Victoria. He promises to recover a star that fell somewhere beyond the stony wall that sets between the mundane England and the fantasy kingdom of Stormhold. So Tristan sets forth on his own journey in Stormhold. Meanwhile in that magical land, the dying king has set his four surviving sons on a quest for the crown. And the witch Lamia is seeking the heart of the star for an entirely different purpose, one that involves her secret power
The comedy of errors by William Shakespeare( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger Daltrey, lead singer of the rock band "The Who" described studying Shakespeare in school as "like having a tooth pulled." As star of Shakespeare's shortest play, he makes the viewer's experience far more pleasurable. In a perfect plot for the screen, twin sons whose servants are also twins must find their father before sundown, or he will be executed. Costuming, directions and, of course, music, are beautifully handled. --from website
Peter Grimes by Benjamin Britten( Recording )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a small fishing community on the east coast of England, the story of conflict between an individual and a society that sees him as an outsider
Skybreaker by Kenneth Oppel( Recording )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matt Cruse, a student at the Airship Academy, and Kate de Vries, a young heiress, team up with a gypsy and a daring captain, to find a long-lost airship, rumored to carry a treasure beyond imagination
Greenfingers by Joel Hershman( Visual )

20 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When British convict Colin is placed in an experimental program to finish his prison sentence, all he wants is peace. But after his wise elderly roommate introduces him to gardening, Colin uncovers a surprising talent and passion for plants. The Edgefield Prison garden catches the attention of flamboyant gardening expert Georgina Woodhouse, who sponsors them in their first gardening show at the prestigious Hampton Court Garden Show
Fawlty Towers : the complete collection by John Howard Davies( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basil Fawlty is an inept and manic English hotel owner and manager who isn't cut out for his job. He's intolerant, rude and paranoid. Chaos frequently breaks loose as Basil tries to run the hotel. He is constantly under verbal (and sometime physical) attack from his unhelpful wife Sybil, and hindered by the incompetent, but easy target, Manuel, the Spanish waiter. Fortunately he has an intelligent and attractive maid to help him out of the various situations he gets into
Starclimber by Kenneth Oppel( Recording )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matt Cruse is back in the phenomenal third volume in Kenneth Oppel's bestselling, award-winning series - and this time he's heading for outer space. AIRBORN and SKYBREAKER, the first two books in the series, have been among our bestselling and most-honored titles, and we think you'll find this one just as thrilling - if not more so. Featuring an international cast of larger-than-life characters, this is adventure fiction at its finest
Strumpet City by James Plunkett( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recreates the era of the Dublin Lockout of 1913, one of the country's most famous and devastating labor uprisings, with a memorable cast of fictional characters from all walks of life and the real-life figure of Irish labor hero Jim Larkin
Mean machine by Barry Skolnick( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny was a big star in British football, but was caught rigging a game during a championship tournament. His life spins out of control and ends up in prison for three years on an assault and battery conviction. The warden wants Danny to assemble a semi-pro team comprised of the prison's guards, but Danny is just smart enough to know this would seal his fate with his fellow prisoners. Instead, he offers to put together a team of inmates, who can play practice games against the guards. Can Danny turn a gang of losers and misfits into a proper team?
The Kovak box by Daniel Monzón( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and French and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sci-fi writer (Hutton) is invited to an island for a conference, only to discover that he's become lured into a trap
Beckett on film( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The comprehensive cinematic interpretation of Beckett's plays."--Container
Design and Thinking by Mu-Ming Tsai( Visual )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Design & Thinking is a a documentary exploring the idea of design thinking."--Container
Rafael Kubelik conducts Berlioz, the Trojans by Hector Berlioz( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

4 film favorites : Tim Burton collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory: A young boy wins a tour through the most magnificent chocolate factory in the world, led by the world's most unusual candy
Where the wild things are ; Charlie and the chocolate factory( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Director Spike Jonze directs a magical, visually astonishing film version of Maurice Sendak's celebrated classic Where the WIld Things Are. Join Johnny Depp and Freddie Highmore in TIm Burton's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Mystics by David Blair( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mystics are an old music hall dog act long since fallen on hard times. Setting themselves up as mediums they scam an honest living by assisting the widows of Dublin in communing with their dearly departed. Until in walks in a drop-dead gorgeous gangster's moll, whose recently departed husband - kingpin of the local mob - has inconveniently passed on without letting on where the loot is hidden. And for once, our heroes actually make contact with the dead gangster who has one last crime he wants to commit, and reluctantly they become his earthly accomplices
Beetlejuice : Charlie and the chocolate factory, and Corpse bride( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corpse bride (2005, 77 min.): Victor has messed up his vows during a wedding rehearsal and is traveling through the woods, reciting his vows. He stops to rest in the woods while practicing. He finally gets them right and ceremoniously puts the wedding ring on a finger-shaped stick in the ground and says his wedding vows. The stick turns out to be a rotted finger belonging to a murdered girl who has returned as a zombie and insists that she is now Victor's lawfully wedded wife
La Caja kovak( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David, un escritor de ciencia-ficción, es invitado a una isla para dar una conferencia. Allí conocerá a Silvia, una turista latinoamericana. Todo se complica cuando comienzan a producirse una serie de misteriosos suicidios. Sin embargo, pese a las apariencias, hay indicios de que algo o alguien está induciendo a las víctimas a quitarse la vida
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Ceallaigh, Dáithí Ó.

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Kelly, Dave 1929-2012

Дейвид Кели

Келли, Дэвид

דייוויד קלי שחקן אירי

دايفيد كيلي

دیوید کلی (بازیگر) بازیگر ایرلندی

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SkybreakerFawlty Towers : the complete collectionStarclimberMean machine