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Johnson, Monica 1946-2010

Works: 10 works in 52 publications in 3 languages and 1,956 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Road films  Situation comedies (Television programs)  Romantic comedy films  Sports films  Film adaptations  Television comedies  Screwball comedy films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Monica Johnson
Publications by Monica Johnson
Publications by Monica Johnson, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Monica Johnson
Lost in America by Albert Brooks( visu )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and held by 584 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
Mother by Albert Brooks( visu )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and French and held by 313 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
The Mary Tyler Moore show ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 303 libraries worldwide
Join Mary and the rest of the crew from the WJM-TV newsroom as this groundbreaking comedy explores topics previously taboo on network television. Deftly woven in with the hilarity of the busy newsroom and repeated outrageous attempts by Mary's friends to set her up with Mr. Right come episodes dealing with divorce, meddling parents, self-esteem, and the inevitable mid-life crisis when one fears that life has somehow passed them by
Modern romance ( visu )
9 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 226 libraries worldwide
A Hollywood film editor risks his future with his girlfriend to search for his perfect mate
Muse by Albert Brooks( visu )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 211 libraries worldwide
Steven Phillips is a veteran screenwriter of 17 films who is told he has lost his edge. A fellow writer with a string of successes under his belt refers Phillips to Sarah, a professional muse. In exchange for the royal treatment and a showering of expensive gifts, she will grace writers with her presence, which seems to magically spark profitable ideas in the client's mind. Is her power real or is it all in her clients' heads?
Real life by Albert Brooks( visu )
2 editions published between 1978 and 2000 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
An account of what happens to a typical American family when a film crew moves in with them to record "real life." Brooks heads up the crew that invades a Phoenix household with disastrous and hysterical results
The scout ( visu )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
A down and out baseball scout finds a truly amazing player in a small Mexican town. The only problem is that the player is literally crazy
Jekyll and Hyde-- together again ( visu )
3 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Henry Jekyll is a well-respected scientist who discovers a way to isolate man's "animal instinct." The only problem is that his inner animal turns out to be a gold-toothed, hairy-chested party-animed named Mr. Hyde. The classic struggle between good and evil takes a back seat to opportunities for off-the-wall zaniness at every turn
Americathon ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Comedy about the United States government facing bankruptcy and staging a telethon to bail them out
MOTHER : Everybody's got one : final draft : by Albert Brooks( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Typescript, dated June 1995
Alternative Names
Belson, Monica Lenore 1946-2010
Magowan, Monica 1946-2010
Monica Johnson Amerikaans scenarioschrijfster (1946-2010)
Monica Johnson amerikansk manusforfattar
Monica Johnson amerikansk manusförfattare
Monica Johnson amerikansk manusforfatter
Monica Johnson amerikansk manuskriptforfatter
Monica Johnson US-amerikanische Drehbuchautorin
مونیکا جانسون فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی
English (44)
French (6)
Italian (1)
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