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Brooks, Albert 1947-

Overview
Works: 123 works in 665 publications in 10 languages and 28,170 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Animated films  Children's films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Juvenile works  Fiction  Crime films  Film adaptations  Prison films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Director, Author of screenplay, Performer, Scenarist, Other, Narrator, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Albert Brooks
Publications by Albert Brooks
Most widely held works about Albert Brooks
 
Most widely held works by Albert Brooks
Finding Nemo by Andrew Stanton( visu )
76 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 5,147 libraries worldwide
When Nemo, a young clownfish, is unexpectedly carried far from home, his overprotective father, Marlin, and Dory, a friendly but forgetful regal blue tang fish, embark on an epic journey that leads to encounters with vegetarian sharks, surfer dude turtles, hypnotic jellyfish and hungry seagulls!
Taxi driver by Martin Scorsese( visu )
127 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,475 libraries worldwide
A psychotic taxi driver tries to save a child prostitute and becomes infatuated with a political campaigner. He goes on a violent rampage when his dreams don't work out
Drive by Nicolas Winding Refn( visu )
18 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,934 libraries worldwide
La jaquette indique : "Un cascadeur se métamorphose dès que la nuit tombe : il devient pilote de voitures pour le compte de la mafia. La combine est bien rodée jusqu'au jour où l'un des casses tourne mal et l'entraîne dans une course-poursuite infernale. Pour sauver celle qu'il aime, il devra se venger de ceux qui l'ont trahi..."
The Simpsons movie by David Silverman( visu )
14 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,849 libraries worldwide
When Homer accidentally causes a catastrophe that could wipe out all of Springfield, he must save the city and rescue his family. Bonus features include deleted scenes, commentary, and more
Broadcast news by James L Brooks( visu )
54 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,784 libraries worldwide
Tom Grunick is the perfect modern anchorman, with charm and good looks but no background for the job. Jane Craig, the brilliant producer, has the job of trying to make Tom look like a newsman. Then there is Aaron Altman, a dedicated reporter, utterly devoid of on-camera charisma, and jealous of Tom's success - with the public and Jane
2030 : the real story of what happens to America by Albert Brooks( Book )
8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,422 libraries worldwide
June 12, 2030 started out like any other day ... until a massive earthquake devastated Los Angeles, and the government, always teetering on the edge of bankruptcy, was unable to respond. The fallout from the earthquake sets in motion a sweeping novel of ideas that pits national hope for the future against assurances from the past, in this all-too-believable imagining of where today's challenges could lead us tomorrow
Dr. Dolittle by Hugh Lofting( visu )
17 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,350 libraries worldwide
A doctor finds out he can understand what animals are saying. When the animals find out, his world is turned upside down
The in-laws by Andrew Fleming( visu )
23 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,230 libraries worldwide
When two fathers of an engaged couple meet for the first time, they know they are very different. One is a podiatrist, happy with his quiet life. The other is a CIA operative, who lives life on the edge, and when circumstances gets out-of-hand, involves the other in an arms-smuggling sting
A most violent year by J. C Chandor( visu )
10 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,212 libraries worldwide
The tale of an immigrant and his family trying to live the American Dream in the 1980s and expand their business amidst rampant violence, urban decay, and corrupt city officials during one of the most dangerous years in the city's history
Out of sight by Steven Soderbergh( visu )
20 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,083 libraries worldwide
A career bank robber busts out of jail with the help of his buddy and kidnaps a U.S. Marshal in the process. When the two cons head for Detroit to pull off their final big heist, the Marshal is put on their case but she finds she is attracted to one of them and has second thoughts about bringing them in
Defending your life ( visu )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,015 libraries worldwide
Daniel Miller was tooling along a Los Angeles boulevard listening to Barbra Streisand sing "Something's Coming" when something came - a bus. One head-on crash later, Daniel wakes up deceased. And his troubles are just beginning ... Meryl Streep joins writer/director/star Brooks ... for a witty peek at the afterlife where you can eat all you want and not gain an ounce. But there's a catch: you're saddled with Defending Your Life. If you can't make a case for having lived a full and fearless one, you must go back to Earth and try again. Daniel's life was far from fearless. But after he meets ... Julia (Streep), he's determined not to go back"--Container
Lost in America by Albert Brooks( visu )
15 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 759 libraries worldwide
David Howard has put in eight long years at a big-time ad agency. When he hoped to land a Senior VP slot, all he got was a pat on the back and a transfer to New York. David talks his wife into quitting her job, sells the house, liquidates the stocks and bonds, and buys the largest Winnebago and they set out to live the ramblin' laid back life of the world's easiest Easy Riders
Private Benjamin by Howard Zieff( visu )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in Spanish and English and held by 696 libraries worldwide
"Judy Benjamin, una chica de clase media alta, mimada y consentida como una princesa, piensa que nada es demasiado bueno para ella. Pero en su noche de bodas, su opulento y flamante marido muere y entonces es nada, exactamente, lo que le queda. Un simpático y convincente oficial de reclutamiento logra convencerla y Judy, si más ni más, se enlista en el Ejército Americano ... por tres años!. Las aventuras de la pobre Judy durante su riguroso entrenamiento son para morirse de risa ... Después de esto, Judy nunca volverá a ser la misma ... pero tal vez el Ejército tampoco."
Mother by Albert Brooks( visu )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and French and held by 592 libraries worldwide
After two failed marriages, a science fiction writer decides coming to terms with his mom will improve his chances for a successfull relationship, so he moves in with his mom
Concussion ( visu )
7 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 547 libraries worldwide
A dramatic thriller based on the incredible true David vs. Goliath story of American immigrant Dr. Bennet Omalu, the brilliant forensic neuropathologist who made the first discovery of CTE, a football-related brain trauma, in a pro player and fought for the truth to be known. Omalu’s emotional quest puts him at dangerous odds with one of the most powerful – and beloved – institutions in the world
Twilight zone the movie by Steven Spielberg( visu )
16 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 542 libraries worldwide
Four separate stories that take place in a mysterious fifth dimension of imagination
Looking for comedy in the Muslim world ( visu )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 465 libraries worldwide
A mockumentary film in which actor Albert Brooks (playing himself) travels to India & Pakistan on behalf of the United States government, in hopes of discovering what "makes Muslims laugh."
The scout ( visu )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 400 libraries worldwide
Desperate Yankees scout Al Percolo stumbles on the greatest baseball player he's ever seen, but the player's goofy behavior soon has Al fearing his dream recruit has a few screwballs loose
Muse by Albert Brooks( visu )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and French and held by 362 libraries worldwide
A screenwriter hires a real-life Muse to inspire creativity
2030 the real story of what happens to America by Albert Brooks( Sound Recording )
9 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 344 libraries worldwide
From Albert Brooks comes a sweeping novel of ideas that pits national hope for the future against assurances from the past in an all-too-believable imagining of where today's challenges could lead us tomorrow
 
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Alternative Names
Albert Brooks acteur, réalisateur et scénariste
Albert Brooks Amerikaans acteur
Albert Brooks attore, sceneggiatore e regista statunitense
Albert Brooks US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Drehbuchautor
Albertus Brooks
Brooks, A. 1947-
Brooks, A. (Albert), 1947-
Brooks, Albert Lawrence, 1947-
Einstein, Albert.
Einstein, Albert 1947-
Einstein, Albert Lawrence
Einstein, Albert Lawrence 1947-
Алберт Брукс
Албърт Брукс
Альберт Брукс
אלברט ברוקס
البرت بروكس
آلبرت بروکس فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، نویسنده، و کارگردان آمریکایی
브룩스, 알버트 1947-
앨버트 브룩스
アルバート・ブルックス
艾伯特·布鲁克斯
Languages
English (394)
Spanish (26)
German (17)
French (16)
Italian (6)
Multiple languages (6)
Chinese (5)
Turkish (1)
Polish (1)
Korean (1)
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