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McKeown, Charles

Overview
Works: 57 works in 302 publications in 8 languages and 6,524 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fantasy films  Science fiction films  Television comedies  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Film noir  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Actor, Scenarist, Author
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 )
90 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,534 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 )
23 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,347 libraries worldwide
The immortal Dr. Parnassus and his daughter Valentina travel the countryside with his imaginarium show, a mirror that audience members enter and are given two different paths to follow. If they choose correctly they will find joy and happiness, but choose wrongly and things will be quite the opposite. The doctor must also discover the right course to follow. After making a deal with Mr. Nick years ago, he must choose the correct path if he is to save his beloved daughter from Satan
The Adventures of Baron Munchausen by Terry Gilliam( visu )
42 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,027 libraries worldwide
The amazing journeys of Baron von Munchausen, who sets sail in a hot air balloon in search of his old comrades-at-arms with the object of saving a European city from the superior forces of a Turkish sultan
Ripley's game by Patricia Highsmith( visu )
20 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 697 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
Fawlty Towers : the complete collection by Connie Booth( visu )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 369 libraries worldwide
Basil Fawlty is the sharp-tongued, short-fused owner of Fawlty Towers, a hotel plagued by crisis, chaos and bizarre characters. This set collects all 12 episodes of the British comedy, and also includes interviews with the writer and star, John Cleese
The adventures of Baron Munchausen, the screenplay by Charles McKeown( Book )
11 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
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
Brazil by Terry Gilliam( visu )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 80 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
Plunkett & Macleane by Jake Scott( visu )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 54 libraries worldwide
When highwayman Will Plunkett's (Robert Carlyle) partner is killed by General Chance (Ken Stott) in 18th century England, he decides to team up with James Macleane (Jonny Lee Miller), a disgraced nobleman, whose connections to people of wealth complement Plunkett's skill for stealing it. But, during a robbery of Lord Gibson's stagecoach, Macleane falls instantly in love with his cunning daughter, Rebecca (Liv Tyler). Now thief must woo nobility, all while keeping a step ahead of General Chance-- another man after Rebecca's heart! Don't miss this swashbuckling adventure also starring Alan Cumming and Michael Gambon
The battle of Brazil by Jack Mathews( Book )
5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Brazil ( visu )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
A comedy/romance about a surreal world in which terrorists scare the citizens, and where nothing can be accomplished without paperwork
Dracula is undead and well and living in Purfleet by Charles McKeown( Book )
2 editions published between 1979 and 1989 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Monty Python's Life of Brian : original motion picture sound track by Monty Python (Comedy troupe)( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
L'imaginarium du Docteur Parnassus The imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus by Terry Gilliam( visu )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in French and English and held by 15 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 ..."
Brazil ( visu )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 15 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
Las aventuras del barón Munchausen by Terry Gilliam( visu )
10 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Todo comienza en una ciudad europea tomada por las tropas turcas durante el siglo XVIII. Mientras esto ocurre, en un teatro de postín se representa por primera vez Las aventuras del Barón Munchausen. De repente, la obra se ve interrumpida por un viejo caballero que no es otro que el propio protagonista. Nadie le cree, a excepción de Sally, la hija del empresario teatral. Su intervención, según declara, es salvar al pueblo de la invasión turca
The Adventures of Baron Munchausen ( visu )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Tells of the amazing journeys of Baron von Munchausen, who sets sail in a hot air balloon in search of his old comrades-at-arms with the object of saving a European city from the superior forces of a Turkish sultan. Special features include audio commentary discussing the making of the movie; four sequences deleted from the final release; original theatrical trailer, posters, and advertising campaigns; production sketches, paintings, models, and costume tests; special effects and outtakes; script analysis including storyboards; production accounts; historical notes on the character of Munchausen
Brazil édition collector ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Brazil : [screenplay by Terry Gilliam( Book )
6 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and German and held by 7 libraries worldwide
A bureaucrat in a retro-future world tries to correct an administrative error and himself becomes an enemy of the state. (IMDb)
Le avventure del barone di Münchausen ( visu )
3 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in Italian and held by 6 libraries worldwide
In una città assediata, il barone di Munchausen furoreggia dal palcoscenico raccontando le sue mirabolanti avventure tra i turchi, sulla luna, negli inferi, con la morte. (Mereghetti)
 
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Alternative Names
Charles McKeown acteur et scénariste britannique
Charles McKeown britischer Drehbuchautor und Schauspieler
Charles McKeown Brits acteur
Mac Keown Charles
MacKeown Charles
Mc Keown Charles
Чарльз МакКоуэн
צ'ארלס מק'קיאוון
チャールズ・マッケオン
マッキューン, チャールズ
查爾斯·麥肯恩
Languages
English (177)
French (21)
Spanish (16)
Italian (8)
Multiple languages (8)
German (6)
Turkish (1)
Catalan (1)
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