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Chaykin, Maury

Works: 168 works in 515 publications in 5 languages and 19,348 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  History  Historical films  Western films  Legal films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Crime films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997,
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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
Mousehunt by Nathan Lane( visu )
27 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,540 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
My cousin Vinny ( visu )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 1,526 libraries worldwide
Two carefree pals (Macchio and Whitfield) traveling through Alabama are mistakenly arrested, and charged with murder. Fortunately, Vincent Gambini (Pesci) is the cousin of one of them and he is a lawyer. Vinny is a former auto mechanic from Brooklyn who just passed his bar exam after his sixth try and has never been in court. When cousin Vinny arrives with his leather-clad girlfriend (Tomei) to handle his first case, it's a real shock--for both Vinny and the Deep South
Being Julia by Ronald Harwood( visu )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,323 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 )
46 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,230 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 )
11 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,117 libraries worldwide
1860, una época de grandes cambios históricos en los Estados Unidos, cuando los colonos comenzaron a emigrar hacia el Oeste, a los territorios de los indios. Empujado por el deseo de conocer la última frontera antes de que ésta desaparezca, el teniente John J. Dunbar, soldado en las filas de la Unión, se dirige a un lejano puesto fronterizo donde, encontrándose solo, entra en contacto con los indios Sioux. Entre ellos se encuentra "En pie con el puño en alto", una mujer blanca adoptada por la tribu cuando era niña. Poco a poco, Dunbar y los Sioux empiezan a sentir respeto y admiración mutua
Devil in a blue dress by Carl Franklin( visu )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 1,096 libraries worldwide
Ezekiel "Easy" Rawlins is a decorated war hero who returns home to work as a private eye. His job of finding a missing socialite puts him between the white power elite and the vibrant black commumnity of Central Avenue. As soon as Easy and his trigger-happy friend Mouse find Daphne Monet, trouble follows
Entrapment by Jon Amiel( visu )
18 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,015 libraries worldwide
After a priceless painting is stolen, an insurance investigator goes undercover and works her way into the confidence of the master thief suspected of committing the heist. Together they attempt the biggest take of all time
Mystery, Alaska by Jay Roach( visu )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 875 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 )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 853 libraries worldwide
2015 : La terre est frappée par une épidémie de cécité qui se propage à une vitesse fulgurante. Désormais aveugles et privés de tout repère, un petit groupe tente de survivre au cauchemar. La situation semble désespérée jusqu'à ce qu'ils fassent découverte capitale : une personne n'est pas contaminée... (Source : jaquette)
The art of war by Filmline International Production( visu )
22 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 640 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 )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 604 libraries worldwide
Left alone to guard the family's wilderness home in eighteenth-century Maine, a thirteen-year-old boy is hard-pressed to survive until local Indians teach him their skills
Wilby wonderful ( visu )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 576 libraries worldwide
A comedy focusing on the residents of a tiny island town during the course of a strange twenty-four hours
Owning Mahowny ( visu )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and German and held by 542 libraries worldwide
Based on real events that occurred in between 1980 and 1982. Dan Mahowny 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
What's cooking? ( visu )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 502 libraries worldwide
"What happens when families come together for Thanksgiving? Almost anything! Tale of four very different families, as they cook up some tasty holiday surprises: love betrayal and even a few outrageous secrets! And, ultimately, discover the astonishing power love has to reconnect us all"--DVD Container
Cutthroat Island by Renny Harlin( visu )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 431 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
Nero Wolfe ( visu )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 389 libraries worldwide
Contains 2 episodes from the first season
Nero Wolfe ( visu )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 323 libraries worldwide
A dozen cases await the reclusive Manhattan epicure and his gregarious sidekick. Archie finds a dead woman's body while doing a simple favor for a friend. Wolfe bolts from court when he believes his testimony will convict an innocent man. While fetching his raincoat, Archie stumbles onto a murder scene. A delivery boy is murdered and Archie is the prime suspect. Wolfe and Archie hunt for the mother of an abandoned baby. A lecherous producer is poisoned during a banquet prepared by Fritz. A client who thinks he's being followed turns up dead. A gangster hires the duo to protect him from blackmail. Wolfe refuses to help a man whose being threatened and who later turns up dead. A nearly bankrupt Wolfe reluctantly investigates the death of a bureaucrat. Two illegal aliens become suspects in the killing of a policeman. The Assistant Secretary of State is found floating in a trout stream
Heavens fall by Terry Green( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 315 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
Varian's war by Lionel, director Chetwynd( visu )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 287 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 263 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 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
مائوری چایکین بازیگر آمریکایی
모리 체이킨
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