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Palin, Michael

Overview
Works: 1,001 works in 3,417 publications in 16 languages and 59,879 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  Children's films  Educational films  Diaries 
Roles: Actor, Author, Author of screenplay, Performer, Narrator, Author of introduction, Scenarist, Conceptor, Producer, ntr, Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Director, Interviewee, Honoree, Translator, Illustrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications by Michael Palin
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Most widely held works by Michael Palin
Monty Python and the Holy Grail by Terry Gilliam( visu )
120 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,881 libraries worldwide
The quest for the Holy Grail by King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table is retold in the inimitable Python fashion
Brazil by Terry Gilliam( visu )
95 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,101 libraries worldwide
In this surrealistic nightmare vision of a "perfect" future where technology reigns supreme, a daydreaming bureaucrat who is involved with an underground superhero and a beautiful mysterious woman becomes the tragic victim of his own romantic illusions. This is the original 142 minute director's cut edition of the film assembled from both the European and American versions
A fish called Wanda by Charles Crichton( visu )
63 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,224 libraries worldwide
"Sexy American diamonds lover Wanda and her boyfriend Otto are in England to plot alongside George and Ken the robbery of a diamond collection. Wanda and Otto want the stolen diamonds for themselves, and inform the police about George, not knowing that he has already moved the diamonds to another secret place. Wanda thinks the best way to find out is by getting close to George's lawyer, Archie Leach."--www.imdb.com
Time bandits by Terry Gilliam( visu )
92 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,996 libraries worldwide
A troupe of tiny bandits, challenged with the task of patching up the handiwork of a Supreme Being who was forced into creating the world in only 6 days, instead steal the priceless map of the universe. Accompanied by an English school boy (Warnock), they are swept away on a whirlwind adventure through time and space, encountering bizarre incarnations of Napoelon (Holm), Robinhood (Cleese), Agamemnon (Connery), and others
Monty Python's Life of Brian by Terry Jones( visu )
63 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,930 libraries worldwide
The Pythons satirize religion, capital punishment, revolutionary politics, terrorism, graffiti, science fiction, and a host of other topics through the story of Brian, a first-century Judean
Monty Python's The meaning of life by Monty Python (Comedy troupe)( visu )
80 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,809 libraries worldwide
Monty Python presents a glimpse into the true meaning of life (and fish)
Arthur Christmas by Peter Lord( visu )
25 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,745 libraries worldwide
Arthur Christmas reveals the incredible, never-before seen answer to every child₂s question: ₁So how does Santa deliver all those presents in one night?₂ The answer: Santa₂s exhilarating, ultra-high-tech operation hidden beneath the North Pole. But at the center of the film is a story about a family in a state of comic dysfunction and an unlikely hero, Arthur, with an urgent mission that must be completed before Christmas morning dawns
Hemingway's chair by Michael Palin( Book )
53 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,232 libraries worldwide
In a British post office, injustice arrives in the guise of modernization. The mild-mannered assistant, Martin Sproale, an admirer of Hemingway must decide whether to accept it passively, or fight for what he believes, like his hero would
The truth by Michael Palin( Book )
26 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,165 libraries worldwide
"Keith Mabbut is at a crossroads in his life. When he is offered the opportunity of a lifetime - to write the biography of the elusive Hamish Melville, a highly influential activist and humanitarian - he seizes the chance to write something meaningful. His search to find out the real story behind the legend takes Mabbut to the lush landscapes and environmental hotspots of India. The more he discovers about Melville, the more he admires him - and the more he connects with an idealist who wanted to make a difference. But is his quarry really who he claims to be? As Keith discovers, the truth can be whatever we make it."--Publisher description
Around the world in 80 days by Michael Palin( Book )
28 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 783 libraries worldwide
The book of the story of, and the story behind the making of the BBC television series
Life of Brian by Terry Jones( visu )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and German and held by 763 libraries worldwide
The Pythons satirize religion, capital punishment, revolutionary politics, terrorism, graffiti, science fiction, and a host of other topics through the story of Brian, a first-century Judean
Himalaya by Michael Palin( visu )
24 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 649 libraries worldwide
Tour of the Himalayan countryside and an introduction to the indigenous people
The human face by John Cleese( visu )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 604 libraries worldwide
A look in the mirror and looking at faces of others teaches a lot about what appearance reveals about character. Actor John Cleese explores how faces shape a person's identity and why biology and culture program humans to judge by appearance
Jabberwocky by Terry Gilliam( visu )
56 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 597 libraries worldwide
After the death of his father, the young cooper goes to town where he has to pass several adventures involving a terrible monster called a 'Jabberwocky.' Action in the tradition of Monty Python
Michael Palin's New Europe by John-Paul Davidson( visu )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 546 libraries worldwide
Travel into territory that was once forbidden - the new Europe previously shrouded behind the Iron Curtain. Now that the Iron Curtain has lifted and the Cold War is over, Michael can enjoy a new freedom to roam unhindered across an unexplored swathe of this continent. From Estonia in the north to Turkey in the south, where Europe reaches out to Asia across the Bosphorus, Michael's journey takes him through twenty countries, some Central European, some Eastern European, some straddling continents, and all compelling
Sahara by Michael Palin( visu )
27 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 541 libraries worldwide
In this exhausting journey, Michael will pass through the rock of Gibraltar to Morocco, Mauritania, Mali, and beyond. His route takes him across sand-seas, along treacherous rivers, through oases, and over mountain ranges
Around the world in 80 days by Jules Verne( visu )
34 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 492 libraries worldwide
Michael Palin attempts to copy the exploits of fictional character Phileas Fogg, by trying to travel around the world (without flying) in 80 days
The mirrorstone by Michael Palin( Book )
7 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 456 libraries worldwide
An English schoolboy is snatched into another world by the magician scientist Salaman, who forces him to brave underwater terrors in a quest for the priceless Mirrorstone
Himalaya by Michael Palin( Book )
18 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 422 libraries worldwide
Table of Contents: Pakistan -- India -- Tibet -- Yunnan, China -- Nagaland and Assam -- Bhutan -- Bangladesh
Monty Python's flying circus by Monty Python (Comedy troupe)( visu )
19 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
All 45 episodes from four seasons of Monty Python's flying circus
 
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Alternative Names
Michael Palin acteur britannique
Michael Palin aktor brytyjski (Latający Cyrk Monty Pythona)
Michael Palin attore britannico
Michael Palin britischer Schauspieler und Sänger, Mitglied von Monty Python
Michael Palin britisk komikar og skodespelar
Michael Palin britisk komiker og skuespiller
Michael Palin Brits acteur
Michael Palin brittisk komiker och skådespelare
Michael Palin histrio
Michael Palin pemeran laki-laki asal Britania Raya
Palin, Michael
Palin Michael Edward
Palin, Michael Edward 1943-
Μάικλ Πέιλιν
Майкл Пелін
Майкъл Пейлин
Мајкл Палин
Пейлин, Майкл
Մայքլ Փեյլին
מייקל פיילין
פלין, מיקל
פעלין, מיקל
مايكل پيلين
مایکل پیلین بازیگر و کمدین بریتانیایی
மைக்கேல் பாலின்
마이클 페일린
パリン, マイケル
ペイリン, マイケル
ペリン, マイケル
マイケル・ペイリン
迈克尔·帕林
Languages
English (1,071)
German (37)
Dutch (33)
French (13)
Spanish (8)
Italian (7)
Danish (6)
Polish (4)
Swedish (3)
Multiple languages (3)
Czech (3)
Croatian (2)
Hebrew (2)
Chinese (1)
Serbian (1)
Slovenian (1)
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