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Chaykin, Maury

Overview
Works: 235 works in 614 publications in 5 languages and 20,957 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Western films  Action and adventure films  History  Historical films  Swashbuckler films  Legal films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Maury Chaykin
Publications by Maury Chaykin
Publications by Maury Chaykin, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Maury Chaykin
 
Most widely held works by Maury Chaykin
My cousin Vinny by Joe Pesci( visu )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 1,659 libraries worldwide
Two teenagers from New York City are falsely accused of murder while driving through rural Alabama. To defend them in court, one of them hires his cousin Vinny, a flamboyant personal injury lawyer with no trial experience whatsoever
Entrapment by Jon Amiel( visu )
26 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,501 libraries worldwide
A solitary master thief and an insurance company investigator team up for a multibillion-dollar heist
Mousehunt by Nathan Lane( visu )
25 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,480 libraries worldwide
Down-on-their luck brothers Lars and Ernie Smuntz don't think much of the crumbling old mansion they inherit until they discover that their dilapidated estate is actually worth millions. But before they can cash in, they've got to rid the house of its single, stubborn occupant: a tiny and tenacious mouse. What might seem like child's play becomes an epic battle of hysterical proportions
Being Julia by István Szabó( visu )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,297 libraries worldwide
London, 1938. Julia is a true West End diva: beautiful, talented, wealthy, and famous. She has a devoted husband who has masterminded her brilliant career - but after years of the spotlight she begins to suffer from a severe case of boredom and longs for something new and exciting to put the twinkle back in her eye. She finds what she is looking for in a handsome young American fan, who adds a few more sparks than Julia was hoping for
The sweet hereafter by Atom Egoyan( visu )
49 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,221 libraries worldwide
Following a tragic schoolbus accident, high-profile lawyer Mitchell Stephens descends upon a small town. With promises of retribution and a class-action lawsuit filed on behalf of the grieving community, Stephens begins his investigation into the details of the crash. But beneath the town's calm, he uncovers a tangled web of lies, deceit and forbidden desires that mirrors his own troubled personal life. Gradually, we learn that Stephens has his own agenda and that everyone has secrets to keep
Dances with wolves by Kevin Costner( visu )
18 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 1,118 libraries worldwide
Winner of seven Academy Awards including Best Picture, Dances With Wolves chronicles the exploits of Lieutenant John Dunbar (Kevin Costner) during the Civil War. After encountering and eventually being accepted by a Native American tribe, Dunbar's loyalties are put to the test when the army threatens his new home, forcing him to choose between white America or the natives he now calls "his people."
The mask of Zorro by Antonio Banderas( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 974 libraries worldwide
"When a power-crazed despot schemes to buy California from Mexico, it takes two Zorros -- the legendary Don Diego de la Vega (Academy Award Winner Anthony Hopkins) and his chosen successor Alejandro Murrieta (Antonio Banderas), a dashing bandit-turned-hero -- to defeat the tyrant's unscrupulous plans. But can even their combined skills, bravado and derring-do be enough to achieve de la Vega's ultimate goal: revenge against the man who killed his wife, kidnapped his daughter and held him prisoner for twenty years?"--Container
Mystery, Alaska by Jay Roach( visu )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 877 libraries worldwide
A remote, hockey-obsessed town populated by 633 of the most eccentric characters you'd ever want to meet, Mystery is the kind of place where nothing ever changes. But then life as they know it gets turned completely upside down when a publicity stunt brings the world-famous New York Rangers to Mystery for a game with the local team of weekend warriors and the whole town rises to meet the challenge of a lifetime
Blindness by Fernando Meirelles( visu )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 837 libraries worldwide
A city is ravaged by an epidemic of 'white blindness.' Those first afflicted are quarantined by the authorities in an abandoned mental hospital where societal norms quickly breaks down. Criminals and the physically powerful prey upon the weak, hoarding the meager food rations and committing horrific acts. Inside the hospital is one eyewitness to the nightmare. Following her husband into the hospital, a woman whose sight is unaffected by the plague goes into quarantine. There, keeping her sight a secret, she guides seven strangers who have become like a family. She leads them out of quarantine and onto the ravaged streets of the city. Their voyage is fraught with danger, but their survival is a reflection of the depth of the human spirit
The art of war by Sizzla( visu )
23 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 625 libraries worldwide
A special agent working for the United Nations unravels a scheme to disrupt a historic summit in China
The sign of the beaver ( visu )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 603 libraries worldwide
Harsh elements, disease and dilemmas mark a Massachusetts family's move to uncharted Maine and a better life in 1768
Owning Mahowny ( visu )
19 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and German and held by 555 libraries worldwide
Based on real events that occurred in between 1980 and 1981. Dan Mahowney is a quiet, unassuming assistant manager at a bank in Toronto. He is a compulsive gambler and runs up a massive debt with his bookie. Dan's bank responsibilities include approving loans. Needing to cover his debts, Dan starts approving loans to non-existent clients and adding hundreds of thousands of dollars to other accounts. As Dan's debts begin to grow into the seven figure range, his dealings become harder to hide, both from the authorities and from Belinda
Wilby wonderful ( visu )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 533 libraries worldwide
A day-in-the-life dark comedy concerning a group of islanders, their respective secrets, and one man's plan to kill himself quietly
What's Cooking? ( visu )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 519 libraries worldwide
In Los Angeles' Fairfax district, four households celebrate Thanksgiving amidst family tensions. In the Nguyen family, the children's acculturation and immigrant parents' fears collide. In the Avila family, Isabel's son has invited her estranged husband to their family dinner. Audrey and Ron Williams want to keep their own family's ruptures secret from Ron's visiting mother. In the Seelig household, Herb and Ruth are unwilling to discuss that their grown daughter is living with her lover, Carla
Cutthroat Island by Renny Harlin( visu )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 486 libraries worldwide
Morgan Adams, the female captain of a pirate ship, is on a treasure hunt for millions of pounds of gold reportedly buried somewhere on Cutthroat Island. She and her uncles each hold sections of the map to the treasure. While Morgan is willing to make deals and agree to share the wealth in order to put the map together, her Uncle Dawg would rather kill everyone in his way, including his niece
Heavens fall by Terry Green( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 325 libraries worldwide
A tragic true story of nine black men who were pulled off an Alabama freight train and accused of raping two young white women, quickly tried, and sentenced to the electric chair. Forcing an appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court, a lone man defends them
Nero Wolfe ( visu )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 316 libraries worldwide
When Archie, an old acquaintance and fellow P.I., is accused of murdering a kept woman, Nero Wolfe investigates and finds several suspects
Varian's war by Lionel Chetwynd( visu )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 281 libraries worldwide
The story of Varian Fry. During World War II, he constructed an elaborate underground rescue network saving some of the most influential figures of that era, including painter Marc Chagall
Mr. Destiny ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
A junior executive finds his wildest dreams have come true when he bumps into a mysterious stranger
 
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Alternative Names
Chaken, Maury
Chaken, Maury 1949-2010
Chayken, Maury 1949-2010
Chaykin, Mauri
Chaykin, Mauri 1949-2010
Maury Chaykin actor estadounidense
Maury Chaykin actor estatunidenc
Maury Chaykin American actor
Maury Chaykin americký herec
Maury Chaykin Amerikaans acteur (1949-2010)
Maury Chaykin amerikansk skådespelare
Maury Chaykin amerikansk skodespelar
Maury Chaykin amerikansk skuespiller
Maury Chaykin attore canadese
Maury Chaykin US-amerikanisch-kanadischer Schauspieler
Мори Чайкин
Մորի Չայկին ամերիկացի դերասան
מאורי צ'ייקין שחקן אמריקאי
مائوری چایکین بازیگر آمریکایی
موري تشيكن ممثل أمريكي
모리 체이킨
モーリー・チェイキン
摩瑞·查肯
莫里·柴金
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