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Palin, Michael

Overview
Works: 797 works in 2,974 publications in 19 languages and 59,757 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Television comedies  Action and adventure films  Fiction  Juvenile works  Animated films  Biography  Religious films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Author of screenplay, Performer, Narrator, Author of introduction, Scenarist, Producer, Conceptor, ntr, Bibliographic antecedent, Director, Other, Interviewee, Honoree, Illustrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Michael Palin
Publications by Michael Palin
Most widely held works about Michael Palin
 
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Most widely held works by Michael Palin
Monty Python and the Holy Grail by Monty Python (Comedy troupe)( visu )
214 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 6,033 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
Monty Python's flying circus by Monty Python (Comedy troupe)( visu )
210 editions published between 1969 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 4,171 libraries worldwide
These three episodes from the second season feature the hallmarks of Monty Python, surprise, silliness, men in drag and bizarre animation
Life of Brian by Graham Chapman( visu )
69 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,598 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
Brazil by Terry Gilliam( visu )
58 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,420 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 )
61 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,204 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 )
89 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,940 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
Arthur Christmas by Sarah Smith( visu )
15 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,648 libraries worldwide
On Christmas at the North Pole, Santa's youngest son looks to use his father's high-tech operation for an urgent mission
Hemingway's chair by Michael Palin( Book )
50 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,325 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 complete Monty Python's flying circus by Ian MacNaughton( visu )
42 editions published between 1969 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,193 libraries worldwide
Comedy sketches and animation from the influential British comedy show
The truth by Michael Palin( Book )
24 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,165 libraries worldwide
"Keith Mabbut is at a crossroads in his life. A professional writer of some repute, he has reached the age of fifty-six with nothing resembling the success of his two great literary heroes, George Orwell and Albert Camus. When he is offered the opportunity of a lifetime-- to write the biography of the elusive Hamish Melville, a widely respected and 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's web site
Around the world in 80 days by Michael Palin( Book )
41 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 917 libraries worldwide
The book of the story of, and the story behind the making of the BBC television series
The human face by John Cleese( visu )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 725 libraries worldwide
Four-episode television documentary examining the human face from every angle-- cultural, historical, biological, physiological and psychological
Jack and the beanstalk by Eric Metaxas( visu )
15 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 702 libraries worldwide
Tells the classic British tale of young Jack, who stumbles into a hilarious series of misadventures with a dim-witted ogre and his spouse
Himalaya by Michael Palin( visu )
21 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 662 libraries worldwide
Tour of the Himalayan countryside and an introduction to the indigenous people
Around the world in 80 days by Michael Palin( visu )
32 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 623 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
Sahara by Michael Palin( visu )
21 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 563 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
The mirrorstone by Michael Palin( Book )
26 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in 7 languages and held by 558 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
Michael Palin's New Europe by John-Paul Davidson( visu )
14 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 554 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
Pole to pole by Michael Palin( visu )
26 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 543 libraries worldwide
Michael Palin takes viewers on a voyage from pole to pole, visiting seventeen countries, including Greenland, Kenya, South Africa, Sudan, Ukraine, Cyprus, and Chile
Brazil by Terry Gilliam( visu )
15 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 516 libraries worldwide
Be astounded by the fifth largest country in the world, from the lost world of Amazonia, to the buzzing cities of Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paolo, a city of 30 million, where the super rich commute by helicopter. Meet remote tribes who pit their survival skills against gold diggers and loggers. In the entertaining company of good-natured host Michael Palin, delight in the spectacular landscape, food, music, beach life and unique cultural heritage of a rising global power
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
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
Palin, Michael
Palin, Michael Edward
Palin, Michael Edward 1943-
Майкл Пелін
Майкъл Пейлин
Мајкл Палин
Пейлин, Майкл
Մայքլ Փեյլին
מייקל פיילין
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 (1,185)
Dutch (49)
German (48)
French (31)
Spanish (23)
Italian (15)
Danish (9)
Polish (8)
Multiple languages (5)
Czech (4)
Croatian (3)
Japanese (3)
Swedish (3)
Finnish (2)
Slovenian (2)
Russian (1)
Chinese (1)
Serbian (1)
Hungarian (1)
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