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McKean, Michael

Overview
Works: 239 works in 512 publications in 5 languages and 24,518 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Film adaptations  Folk music  Motion picture music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Comedy films  Parodies, imitations, etc 
Roles: Actor, Author of screenplay, Composer, Narrator, Performer, Musician, Interviewee, Costume designer, Director, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Michael McKean
Publications by Michael McKean
Most widely held works by Michael McKean
This is Spin̈al Tap a rockumentary by Martin Di Bergi ; Spinal Tap Productions ; Embassy Pictures ; directed by Rob Reiner ; written by Christopher Guest, Michael McKean, Harry Shearer, Rob Reiner ; produced by Karen Murphy by Rob Reiner( visu )
55 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,110 libraries worldwide
Once upon a time, Spinal Tap had a big hit song. Now, nearly two decades later, Spinal Tap still clings to some glint of their lost glory as they embark on an accident-plagued tour across America. In Cleveland, the group gets lost underneath the stage. In Washington, they're accidently booked at an Air Force formal dance. And in a Chicago record store, no one shows up to get their autographs
Best in show ( visu )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,799 libraries worldwide
An hilarious look at dog show participants (and the pooches who love them)
Waiting for Guffman by Christopher Guest( visu )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 1,239 libraries worldwide
Corky St. Clair has created an ambitious musical celebrating his town's 150th anniversary, and dreams of making it big on Broadway
The hunchback of Notre Dame II ( visu )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,196 libraries worldwide
Still the faithful protector of Notre Dame's beloved bells, Quasimodo now rings them with the help of Esmeralda's and Phoebus' little boy, Zephyr, who is Quasi's best friend. Stopping with Zephyr at a travelling circus owned by the evil magician Sarousch, Quasi is captivated by Sarousch's lovely assistant, Madellaine. But greedy Sarousch is plotting to steal the Cathedral's most famous bell--with Madellaine's unwilling help. Surrounded by sorcery, betrayals and some laughably misguided advice from his gargoyle pals, Quasi listens to his own heart--and discovers that he, too, must look past appearances to find true love
Homeland ( visu )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,190 libraries worldwide
Carrie Mathison, a brilliant but volatile CIA agent, suspects that a rescued American POW may not be what he seems. Is Marine Sgt. Nicholas Brody a war hero or an Al Qaeda sleeper agent plotting a spectacular terrorist attack on U.S. soil? Following her instincts, Mathison will risk everything to uncover the truth - her reputation, her career, and even her sanity
For your consideration ( visu )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,081 libraries worldwide
No-name actors are making a low-budget period drama called "Home for Purim," when an anonymous post on the Internet suggests that one performance is Oscar-worthy. Then, two more cast members get Oscar-related press: buzz in "Variety" and appearances on TV prompt the studio executives to insist on changes in the script in anticipation of a blockbuster. Jump ahead a few months to the days before Oscar nominees are announced: just the possibility of a nomination has changed the actors' lives
Whatever works by Woody Allen( visu )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,003 libraries worldwide
Boris Yellnikoff is a lifelong New York resident who attempts to impress his ideologies of religion, relationships, and the randomness of existence onto anyone who will listen. But when he begrudgingly allows Melodie St. Ann Celestine, a naïve Mississippi runaway, to live in his apartment, his reclusive rages give way to an unlikely friendship and Boris begins to mold the impressionable young girl's worldly views to match his own. When it comes to love, 'whatever works' is his motto, but his already perplexed life complicates itself further when Melodie's parents eventually track her down
Clue by Eileen Brennan( visu )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 983 libraries worldwide
Six guests are invited to a strange house and must cooperate with the staff to solve a murder mystery
And starring Pancho Villa as himself ( visu )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 793 libraries worldwide
The true story of how Mexican revolutionary Pancho Villa allowed a Hollywood crew to film him in battle, altering the course of film and military history in the process. Early movie giants D.W. Griffin and Harry Aiken send Frank Thayer to Mexico to persuade the cash-strapped, publicity-hungry Villa to let them film his revolution. Stepping into the literal cross fire, Thayer's crew risk their lives in the mingling of fiction and reality. The two make their movie and its original U.S. release helps change public opinion in Villa's favor and proves "the lens is mightier than the sword"
Casper, a spirited beginning ( visu )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 771 libraries worldwide
Casper has run away from spectral training and is looking for a friend who can steer him in the right direction. He soon discovers his ghostly powers are all it takes to save a town from the wrecking ball and reunite a father and son
Green eggs and ham by Seuss( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in English and held by 707 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of nine stories, including "One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish," "Oh Say Can You Say?," "Fox in Socks," along with "Green Eggs and Ham."
I stink! --and more stories on wheels ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 597 libraries worldwide
Live through a stinky night in the life of a New York City garbage truck that likes to eat alphabet soup. Follow Mr. Gilly around Trashy Town until his truck is full of glorious garbage. Big diesel engines threaten to run Mike Mulligan and his steam shovel out of business until he finds just the job to prove their worth. An old tricycle is mistaken for trash, but just before being crushed for scrap metal, it magically speeds away on an adventure through town
The Brady Bunch movie ( visu )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 565 libraries worldwide
It's the '90s and even Bradys get the blues. Mike and Carol have just one week to come up with $20,000 in back taxes or they'll lose their house to a scheming neighbor. To make matters worse, Marcia gets a swollen nose on date night, Cindy's addicted to tattling, and Jan's hearing a psychotic inner voice crying "Marcia, Marcia, Marcia". Of course, these are the Bradys, and when the kids enter a talent contest with a $20,000 purse ... well, let's just say, "It's a sunshine day"!
Open wide tooth school inside by Laurie Keller( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 449 libraries worldwide
It is time to "Open Wide: Tooth School Inside." Dr. Flossman is excited to meet the incoming class of thirty-two permanent teeth, who have much to learn about brushing, flossing, and the nightmare of tooth decay! What if a dinosaur catches the flu? Does he whimper and whine between each "At-choo"? "How DO dinosaurs get well soon?" "Doctor De Soto" is a well-respected mouse-dentist who runs a successful practice with his wife (and able assistant) Mrs. De Soto. A fox with a terrible toothache may just have mouse-flavored snacks on his mind, and hopes that the De Sotos are more than just tender-hearted! Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge is a little boy who lives next door to an "old people's home." His favorite is Miss Nancy Alison Delacourt Cooper. Overhearing his parents talking about how Miss Nancy has lost her memory, Wilfrid he sets out to help her get it back
Planes, trains & automobiles by John Hughes( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 440 libraries worldwide
An uptight businessman faces disaster after disaster as he tries to get back home in time for his family's Thanksgiving dinner, and along the way is joined by an insane traveling salesman that will not leave him alone
Arnie the doughnut --and 4 other fantastic adventure stories ( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 413 libraries worldwide
Arnie the Doughnut is shocked when he finds he is about to be eaten by Mr. Bing! Arnie realizes his carefree days are about to end ... unless he can persuade Mr. Bing that a doughnut can be more than a sweet snack! Roberto the termite dreams of designing big buildings everywhere--including the moon! Hondo & Fabian spend a day sleeping in the sun, and playing inside and outside. A duo of dogs plots to get rid of the newest "animal" in the house--the baby! Angelica is a young girl, but she happens to also be the strongest woodswoman around, and after defeating a fearsome bear, is known as the swamp angel
Short circuit 2 ( visu )
13 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 403 libraries worldwide
Johnny, the Robot, is out for some "urban input," but some street hoods, a greedy banker and a gang of crooks see his naivete as their high-tech ticket to easy street
Arnie the doughnut by Laurie Keller( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 400 libraries worldwide
Arnie the talking doughnut convinces Mr. Bing that not all doughnuts are meant to be eaten
Batman: the dark knight returns ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
With Batman back in the spotlight after reclaiming Gotham City from The Mutants, the media coverage has awoken The Joker. The Joker has a diabolical scheme that may pull Batman down to the darkest levels of insanity. While on the horizon, a global catastrophe races towards Gotham and with it comes a familiar face, The Man of Steel, who has Batman in his sights. Witness as the aging Dark Knight wages a tireless war against crime while proving that courage and will are indeed timeless
A mighty wind the album ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 315 libraries worldwide
 
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Mac Kean Michael 1947-....
MacKean Michael 1947-....
Mc Kean Michael 1947-....
McKean, Michael 1947-
McKean, Michael John, 1947-
McKeen, Michael
St. Hubbins, David 1947-
Languages
English (151)
German (2)
French (1)
Italian (1)
Spanish (1)
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