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Herek, Stephen

Overview
Works: 236 works in 633 publications in 8 languages and 15,578 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Children's films  Action and adventure films  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Animated films  Fantasy films  History  Sports films 
Roles: Director, Author, Performer, Film editor, fmd, Author of screenplay, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Stephen Herek
Publications by Stephen Herek
Most widely held works by Stephen Herek
Mr. Holland's Opus by Michael Kamen( visu )
43 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,621 libraries worldwide
The story of a serious musician who reluctantly enters the teaching profession to remain afloat financially and discovers that his true passion is teaching
101 Dalmatians by Dodie Smith( visu )
37 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,743 libraries worldwide
A non-animated remake of Disney's puppy tale about the cruel Cruella de Vil who tries to capture Dalmatians Pongo and Perdy's puppies for a new fur coat
The Mighty Ducks by Emilio Estevez( visu )
15 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 1,541 libraries worldwide
Slapped with a community service assignment, a tough trial lawyer must coach a ragtag team of pee wee hockey players who can't skate, can't score and can't win
The three musketeers by George Sidney( visu )
35 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,339 libraries worldwide
A story about the adventures of four young musketeers in seventeenth century France who try to outwit the enemies of the king
Bill & Ted's excellent adventure ( visu )
18 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 1,147 libraries worldwide
Bill and Ted spent so much time forming their rock band, that they're flunking history. A guardian angel from the future, Rufus comes to them with a time traveling phone booth to take them in to the past to learn from history's most influential people. The journey turns out to be a blast, but will they learn enough to pass their class
Man of the house by Stephen Herek( visu )
15 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 891 libraries worldwide
Texas Ranger Roland Sharp is assigned to protect the only witnesses to the murder of a key figure in the prosecution of a drug kingpin -- a group of University of Texas cheerleaders. Sharp must now go undercover as an assistant cheerleading coach and move in with the young women. They get him to loosen up a little and even help him to patch things up with his neglected daughter
Life or something like it by Stephen Herek( visu )
22 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 813 libraries worldwide
Lanie does puff pieces on the nightly news. Ready to take on the national news, her boss suggests she hone her skills with ace cameraman Pete. Her comfortable, shallow existence begins to change the moment she and Pete do a story on Prophet Jack, a soothsayer who spouts unusually accurate predictions to passers-by in exchange for spare change. He predicts that Lanie will not get her cushy promotion, in fact, he says she'll die within a week. When Jack's other prophecies start coming true, Lanie starts living each day as if it were her last
Dolly Parton's Coat of many colors ( visu )
3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 681 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of one of Dolly Parton's most beloved compositions
Rock star ( visu )
25 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 618 libraries worldwide
A rags to riches story of a wannabe musician who gets his break and becomes a rock star overnight, only to discover that being a superstar isn't everything it's cracked up to be
The great Gilly Hopkins ( visu )
7 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 580 libraries worldwide
Gilly Hopkins has seen more than her share of foster homes and has outwitted every family she has lived with. In an effort to escape her new foster mother Maime Trotter's endless loving care, Gilly concocts a plan that she believes will bring her mother running to her rescue. But when the ploy blows up in Gilly's face it threatens to ruin the only chance she's ever had to be part of a real family
Don't tell Mom the babysitter's dead by Stephen Herek( visu )
16 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 452 libraries worldwide
When their mother takes a trip to Australia, five children are left with an elderly tyrant who keels over dead the first night, opening up the possibility of a carefree summer--as long as they can keep Mom from finding out the babysitter is dead
Picture this ( visu )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 416 libraries worldwide
Mandy has been invited to the biggest party of the year by the most popular boy in school, but she's grounded. Her father allows her to go study with friends, but insists on checking in every half hour by video cell phone. Can she and her friends devise a way to attend the party under these conditions?
Holy man by Eric Fischl( visu )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 348 libraries worldwide
When a home shopping channel needs a miracle to lift their lousy ratings, an outrageous inspirational guru turns out to be the sales-boosting savior they're looking for
Dead like me ( visu )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 318 libraries worldwide
When George and her colleagues get a new head grim reaper, his focus is on moving souls quickly and enjoying life without consequences. The team begins to break the strict rules. While her friends fall victim to their desires for money, success, and fame, George breaks another rule by revealing her true identity to her living family. The reaper struggles with the roles on Earth, and each finds that death can be just as complicated as it can be in life
Critters ( visu )
11 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 258 libraries worldwide
Carnivorous aliens that resemble furballs with teeth invade Earth, and only a duo of bounty hunters, and a family of farmers, can stop them
Dolly Parton's Christmas of many colors : circle of love ( visu )
4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
The Parton clan is determined to scrape together enough money to buy their beloved Mama the wedding ring she's long waited for. But a fierce blizzard threatens to demolish their dream. While the family struggles to save their beloved homestead, an important person in little Dolly's life suggests that her amazing voice and musical gifts may be destined for something far beyond Tennessee's Great Smoky Mountains
The chaperone ( visu )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 244 libraries worldwide
Ray Bradstone has been released from prison after serving seven years for driving the get-away car in an attempted bank heist. Rehabilitated, Ray only wants to win back the respect and love of his fifteen-year-old daughter. His first opportunity comes when he`s asked to be a chaperone on a weekend-long school trip with Sally`s class. However, when characters from Ray`s criminal past show up, Ray will do whatever it takes to fend them off and keep his daughter and her class out of harm's way
The cutting edge : fire and ice ( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
Alejandra 'Alex' Delgado retires from pairs skating only to be lured back by the smoldering bad boy speed skater James Van Behr. But as the practices get more intense, so does their relationship off the ice, which may derail their championship dreams
Disney's 102 dalmatians 2-pack ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
101 dalmatians: Dalmatians Pongo and Perdita settle into their owners' flat in London to become proud parents of 15 precocious pups. It's one big happy dog family until the evil Cruella De Vil kidnaps the puppies, along with every other Dalmatian in the city. It's up to Pongo and Perdita to unite the entire animal population in a mission to help the courageous pups outsmart their captor. 102 dalmatians: Stars Oddball, the spotless dalmatian puppy on a search for her rightful spots and Waddlesworth, the wisecracking, delusional macaw who thinks he's a rottweiler. This duo leads a posse of puppies on a mission to outfox the wildly wicked Cruella De Vil
Into the blue 2 : the reef ( visu )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Ride the wave of extreme ocean adventure as the movie tells the white-knuckle tale of scuba divers Sebastion and Dani, a sexy couple thrown into precarious waters when they are promised big money in exchange for leading dives along a treacherous Hawaiian reef
 
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Alternative Names
Herek, Stephen R. 1958-
Herek, Steven 1958-
Stephen Derek
Stephen Herek Amerikaans filmregisseur
Stephen Herek réalisateur américain
Stephen Herek regista statunitense
Stephen Herek reżyser amerykański
Stephen Herek US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur, Filmproduzent und Drehbuchautor
Стивен Херек
Стивън Херек
סטפן הרק במאי קולנוע אמריקאי
استیون هرک فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی
헤렉, 스티븐 1958-
スティーヴン・ヘレク
史蒂芬·哈瑞克
Languages
English (256)
Spanish (13)
French (6)
German (5)
Multiple languages (2)
Dutch (2)
Chinese (1)
Polish (1)
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