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Chapman, Michael 1935-

Overview
Works: 124 works in 364 publications in 8 languages and 12,283 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film and video adaptations  Film adaptations  Parodies, imitations, etc  History  Biography  Television programs  Juvenile works  Fiction  Vampire films 
Roles: Cinematographer, Director, Illustrator, Photographer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Michael Chapman
Publications by Michael Chapman
Most widely held works about Michael Chapman
 
Most widely held works by Michael Chapman
Taxi driver by Martin Scorsese( visu )
26 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,371 libraries worldwide
A mentally unstable Viet Nam war veteran who works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City is driven to obsession when he attempts to save a 12-year old prostitute, embarking on a violent shooting rampage against a world of filth and corruption
Raging bull by Martin Scorsese( visu )
41 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,325 libraries worldwide
Jake La Motta is a boxer whose psychological and sexual complexities erupt into violence both in and out of the ring. His brother Joey falls prey to Jake's mounting paranoia and jealousy, while fifteen-year-old Vickie, becomes Jake's wife and most prized trophy. The same anger that drives Jake in the ring, ultimately drives him to beat his wife and brother, and sends Jake down a self-destructive spiral of paranoia and rage
The fugitive by Graham Greene( visu )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,296 libraries worldwide
A Chicago surgeon falsely convicted of killing his wife is determined to prove his innocence by leading his pursuers to the one-armed man who actually committed the crime
Bridge to Terabithia by Gabor Csupo( visu )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,035 libraries worldwide
Jesse Aarons is in the 5th grade and has trained all summer to become the fastest runner in school. He becomes upset when new classmate Leslie Burke outruns him and everyone else. Despite this and some other striking differences, the two become fast friends. Together, they create Terabithia where they rule as king and queen and is a land filled with monsters, trolls, ogres, and giants. This friendship helps Jesse cope with a tragedy that makes him realize what Leslie taught him
Evolution by Ivan Reitman( visu )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 844 libraries worldwide
It all starts with a meteorite falling to earth near Glen Canyon, Arizona. The next day, biology teacher Dr. Ira Kane and geology teacher Harry Block from Glen Canyon Community College go to investigate. While taking a sample, they discover a slimy blue fluid ozzing from the meteorite. Kane finds myriad single-celled life-forms in the fluid, evolving at an incredible rate, even while he's watching. What seemed like a sure ticket to Sweden for the Nobel Prize soon develops into a nightmare: by evolving and adapting at an unbelievably fast rate, the aliens start spreading out, and the military comes in. Will humanity save the day?
Suspect zero ( visu )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 687 libraries worldwide
An FBI agent pursues a man who himself is chasing Suspect Zero, the ultimate serial killer so mysterious, they're unsure whether he actually exists
The Clan of the Cave Bear ( visu )
14 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 568 libraries worldwide
Ayla, an orphaned Cro-Magnon child, is raised by a primitive Neanderthal clan, whose members perceive her as an ugly, odd outsider. Ayla matures, bears a child, and finally sets off alone to seek her destiny
Dead men don't wear plaid by Carl Reiner( visu )
11 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 482 libraries worldwide
Private eye Rigby Reardon is hired by a beautiful woman to investigate the mysterious death of her father--a wealthy scientist, philanthropist, and cheesemaker
House of D ( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 457 libraries worldwide
A classic coming-of-age tale. To reconcile with his 13-year-old son and estranged wife, artist Tom Warshaw revisits the life-changing events of his own adolescence in New York City 1973, when his best friends were Pappass, a mentally challenged janitor, and Lady (Erykah Badu), a truth-dispensing detainee in the East Village's legendary Women's House of Detention
Kindergarten cop by Arnold Schwarzenegger( visu )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 456 libraries worldwide
A veteran L.A. detective is forced to go undercover in Oregon as a kindergarten teacher in order to trap an elusive criminal
The lost boys by Joel Schumacher( visu )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 436 libraries worldwide
A young teen thinks his town of Santa Cruz is infested with vampires, and becomes convinced of it when his own brother starts turning into one
All the right moves by Michael Chapman( visu )
15 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 409 libraries worldwide
When you live in a dying mill town, the only way to move up in the world is to move out. In Ampipe, Pennsylvania, their high school football coach is fighting to parlay a winning team into a big-time position--away from the town he despises
Eulogy by Hank Azaria( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 313 libraries worldwide
When three generations of a deliciously dysfunctional family gather to bury the family patriarch, the beloved granddaughter of the deceased is given the task of delivering the eulogy. In the days leading up to the funeral, family secrets are revealed, old grudges resurface and the hosuehold erupts with renewed vigor
Mr. Palfrey of Westminster complete collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
He describes himself as "just a civil servant." But in the cloak-and-dagger world of the British security services, mild-mannered Mr. Palfrey is an invaluable player in the spy game. A master of counterespionage and a spy-catcher extraordinaire, he is smart, discreet, cunning and likes to do things his own way. His new boss quickly realizes the talents and the dangers of the deceptively charming, utterly ruthless Palfrey. Known simply as "the Coordinator" she appoints an assistant to work with Palfrey, but report back to her. As always, however, Palfrey has his own ideas
The fugitive U.S. marshals ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
Fugitive: A Chicago surgeon falsely convicted of killing his wife is determined to prove his innocence by leading his pursuers to the one-armed man who actually committed the crime. U.S. marshals: U.S. marshal Sam Gerard is accompanying a planeload of convicts from Chicago to New York. The plane crashes spectacularly, and Mark Sheridan escapes. But when the FBI's John Royce is assigned to help Gerard recapture Sheridan, it becomes clear that Sheridan is more than just another murderer
The front by Martin Ritt( visu )
3 editions published between 1976 and 1995 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Howard Price, a restaurant cashier, poses as a writer so that blacklisted authors can submit their work through him, but the injustice around him pushes him to take a stand when he is forced to testify at an investigative congressional committee hearing
Van der Valk mysteries ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Detective Piet van der Valk spends his time in the darkest places of Amsterdam, far from the tourist spots, where he is the happiest taking on the seedy drug dealers and criminals
Enemy at the door ( visu )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Relates the story of the Channel Island inhabitants who suffered pain and frustration during the German occupation during WWII. An uneasy relationship is maintained by the islanders and the Nazi's, whose constrictive regulations dampen morale
Enemy at the door ( visu )
4 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
"In 1942, the bloody ravages of World War II are far from quiet Guernsey in the British Channel Islands. German occupation of the island seems quite civil. But war is war, and no one escapes its devastating effects. For Guernsey, it is a war of intellect and cunning that brings out the best in people and the worst. Sometimes the enemy at the door is the enemy within. And sometimes, the enemy is really a friend."--Container
The last detail by Hal Ashby( visu )
9 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Two hard-boiled petty officers are detailed to take a young sailor from a Virginia naval base to a New Hampshire naval prison to serve an eight year sentence for a trivial offense
 
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English (133)
Spanish (16)
German (13)
French (4)
Italian (4)
Danish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Dutch (1)
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