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McKeown, Charles

Overview
Works: 50 works in 225 publications in 6 languages and 5,295 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Dystopias  Black humor  Fiction  Case studies  Psychological fiction  Comedy films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Creator, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Charles McKeown
Publications by Charles McKeown
Most widely held works by Charles McKeown
Brazil by Terry Gilliam( visu )
70 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,937 libraries worldwide
A daydreaming bureaucrat becomes involved with an underground superhero and a beautiful mysterious woman and becomes the tragic victim of his own romantic illusions
The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus by Terry Gilliam( visu )
15 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,355 libraries worldwide
Home use only
The adventures of Baron Munchausen by Terry Gilliam( visu )
42 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 947 libraries worldwide
Baron von Munchausen sails in a balloon to find old comrades and save a city from the forces of a Turkish sultan
Ripley's game by Patricia Highsmith( visu )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 703 libraries worldwide
Living a life of luxury, Ripley attends a party thrown by Jonathan Trevanny and overhears the host making critical comments about Ripley's fashion sense. Enraged, Ripley immediately plots his retaliation. This comes via his former business partner Reeves. Reeves seeks out Ripley's help in finding an unrecognized assassin to kill a Russian gangster, and Ripley suggests he talk to Trevanny. Trevanny reluctantly accepts the offer and the situation quickly spirals out of control to the point of drawing the attention of the Russian mob, forcing Ripley to intervene
The adventures of Baron Munchausen, the novel by Terry Gilliam( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
The Baron promises to save his besieged city if he can get past the Turkish invaders and obtain the help of four friends with magical powers
The adventures of Baron Munchausen, the screenplay by Charles McKeown( Book )
10 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
The battle of Brazil by Jack Mathews( Book )
5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Brazil the production notebook ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Two documentary films on the making of Brazil plus a production notebook of special features: Screenwriters illuminate the script's development through three drafts and three treatments; the production designer displays his designs for the films unique sets; the costume designer discusses the couture of fantasy and fascism; includes storyboards for original dream sequences many of which didn't make it into the film; the composer unveils the sources of his score; includes special effects study with raw footage of unfinished effects; theatrical trailer, and publicity and production stills
Dracula is undead and well and living in Purfleet by Charles McKeown( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
The adventures of Baron Munchausen by Charles McKeown( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
L'imaginarium du Docteur Parnassus The imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
"Avec sa troupe de théâtre ambulant, "l'Imaginarium", le Dr Parnassus offre au public l'opportunité unique d'entrer dans leur univers d'imaginations et de merveilles en passant à travers un miroir magique. Mais le Dr Parnassus cache un terrible secret. Mille ans plus tôt, ne résistant pas à son penchant pour le jeu, il parie avec le diable, Mr Nick, et gagne l'immortalité. Plus tard, rencontrant enfin l'amour, le Dr Parnassus traite de nouveau avec le diable et échange son immortalité contre la jeunesse. À une condition : le jour où sa fille aura seize ans, elle deviendra la propriété de Mr Nick. Maintenant, il est l'heure de payer le prix... Pour sauver sa fille, il se lance dans une course contre le temps, entraînant avec lui une ribambelle de personnages extraordinaires, avec la ferme intention de réparer ses erreurs du passé une bonne fois pour toutes... "
Plunkett & Macleane by Jake Scott( visu )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
In 1700's England, Plunkett and Macleane combine forces to steal from the rich using Plunkett's street sense and Macleane's society connections. But their partnership as highwaymen hits a bump in the road when Macleane falls in love with one of their victims
Die Abenteuer des Baron Münchhausen ( visu )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in German and English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Ripley's game älter, weiser, talentierter ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in German and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Brazil : [screenplay by Terry Gilliam( Book )
5 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Press kit includes 12 pamphlets, 2 sheets of loose copy and 9 photographs
Verdens største løgnhals The adventures of Baron Munchausen : Münchhausens eventyr ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
I en belejret by opfører en teatergruppe et stykke om Baron von Munchhausens bedrifter. Men den virkelige Munchhausen går på scenen for at korrigere deres opfattelse af ham
The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus : [screenplay] by Terry Gilliam( Book )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
"The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus is a fantastical morality tale, set in the present day. It tells the story of Dr Parnassus and his extraordinary 'Imaginarium', a travelling show where members of the audience get an irresistible opportunity to choose between light and joy or darkness and gloom. Blessed with the extraordinary gift of guiding the imaginations of others, Dr Parnassus is cursed with a dark secret. Long ago he made a bet with the devil, Mr Nick, in which he won immortality. Many centuries later, on meeting his one true love, Dr Parnassus made another deal with the devil, trading his immortality for youth, on condition that when his first-born reached its 16th birthday he or she would become the property of Mr Nick. Valentina is now rapidly approaching this 'coming of age' milestone and Dr Parnassus is desperate to protect her from her impending fate." -- IMDB
The adventures of baron Munchausen Pustolovščine barona Munchausna ( visu )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
L'Imaginarium du docteur Parnassus by Terry Gilliam( visu )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and French and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Avec sa troupe de théâtre ambulant, <<l'Imaginarium>>, le Docteur Parnassus offre au public l'opportunité unique d'entrer dans leur univers d'imaginations et de merveilles en passant à travers un miroir magique. Mais le Dr Parnassus cache un terrible secret. Mille ans plus tôt, ne résistant pas à son penchant pour le jeu, il parie avec le diable, Mr Nick, et gagne l'immortalité. Plus tard, rencontrant enfin l'amour, le Docteur Parnassus traite de nouveau avec le diable et échange son immortalité contre la jeunesse. À une condition : le jour où sa fille aura seize ans, elle deviendra la propriété de Mr Nick. Maintenant, il est l'heure de payer le prix. Pour sauver sa fille, il se lance dans une course contre le temps, entraînant avec lui une ribambelle de personnages extraordinaires, avec la ferme intention de réparer ses erreurs du passé une bonne fois pour toutes
Guns 1748 ( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in French and held by 3 libraries worldwide
 
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Mac Keown Charles
MacKeown, Charles
Mc Keown Charles
McKeown, Charles
マッキューン, チャールズ
Languages
English (136)
French (16)
Spanish (14)
German (10)
Multiple languages (7)
Italian (4)
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