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Cumming, Alan 1965-

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Works: 357 works in 949 publications in 5 languages and 41,016 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Musical films  Biography  Steampunk fiction  War stories  Television adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Producer, Singer, Author, Director, Author of screenplay, Performer, Host, Artist, Recipient, Scenarist, Speaker, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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X2 : X-men united by Patrick Stewart( visu )
19 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,862 libraries worldwide
Following a shocking attack on the President, the X-men must stand united with their deadliest enemies to combat a menace that threatens every mutant on the planet, and possibly all of mankind
Emma by Diarmuid Lawrence( visu )
47 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,645 libraries worldwide
Emma Woodhouse is a young woman who, having engineered the marriage of her companion, turns her attention toward making a match for the local vicar and her new protegée, Harriet Smith. Her one voice of reason and restraint is Mr. Knightley, who has known her since she was a child and who watches her behaviour with wry amusement and sometimes with real anger. Emma presides over the small provincial world of Highbury with enthusiasm, but she will find it is all too easy to confuse good intentions with self-gratification
Spy kids by Antonio Banderas( visu )
35 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,288 libraries worldwide
When their international spy parents are kidnapped by children's television program host Fegan Floop, Carmen and Juni Cortez must criss-cross the globe in a quest to save their parents
Spy kids 2 island of lost dreams by Antonio Banderas( visu )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,613 libraries worldwide
Carmen and Juni Cortez are back. Now they are full-fledged SPYkid operatives with the OSS. Together they embark on a mission to a mysterious island to retreive a valuable device, which in the wrong hands could jeopardize the world!
Titus by Julie Taymor( visu )
34 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,556 libraries worldwide
Presents the story of a victorious Roman general whose rigid code of honor and duty proves to be his downfall. A shocking journey into the depths of the human heart, a place where vengeance and passion reign supreme
The Tempest by Julie Taymor( visu )
18 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,542 libraries worldwide
This modern retelling of William Shakespeare's final masterpiece is an exciting, mystical, and magical fantasy. Exiled to a magical island, the sorceress Prospera conjures up a storm that shipwrecks her enemies, and then unleashes her powers for revenge
Burlesque by Cher( visu )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,539 libraries worldwide
Ali, is a small-town girl with a big voice who escapes hardship to follow her dreams to LA. After stumbling upon The Burlesque Lounge, a majestic but ailing theater that is home to an inspired musical revue, Ali lands a job as a cocktail waitress from Tess, the club's proprietor and headliner. After Ali finally makes her way from the bar to the stage, things take a dramatic turn when her larger than life voice causes a charismatic entrepreneur to make an enticing proposal
Annie by Charles Strouse( visu )
16 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 1,407 libraries worldwide
Made-for-television film of the stage play, which tells the story of the comic strip character Little Orphan Annie, who is adopted by billionaire "Daddy" Warbucks
Sweet land by Elizabeth Reaser( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,168 libraries worldwide
Set in post-World War I Minnesota, a German woman arrives to meet the man she is to marry but the anti-German climate in the town creates obstacles for them
Leviathan by Scott Westerfeld( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,080 libraries worldwide
In an alternate 1914 Europe, fifteen-year-old Austrian Prince Alek, on the run from the Clanker Powers who are attempting to take over the globe using mechanical machinery, forms an uneasy alliance with Deryn who, disguised as a boy to join the British Air Service, is learning to fly genetically-engineered beasts
Buddy ( visu )
15 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 978 libraries worldwide
Gertrude Lintz, a New York socialite who believes that animals should not be caged, raises a gorilla named Buddy and reluctantly realizes that he is not suited for city life
Nicholas Nickleby by Charles Dickens( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 847 libraries worldwide
A young man is deprived of his rightful fortune and forced to depend on a cruel relative for money after his father dies
Tin man by Richard Dreyfuss( visu )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 811 libraries worldwide
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz is boldly reimagined with a darkly menacing world populated by wicked sisters, cowardly psychotics, brain-drained inventors, and a menagerie of other fantastical inhabitants
Anil's ghost by Michael Ondaatje( Sound Recording )
22 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 715 libraries worldwide
From the author of The English patient and winner of the Booker Prize, the Canada Australia Prize, and the Canada Governor General's Award, comes a new novel of electric artistry and impact confirming Michael Ondaatje's reputation as one of the world's foremost writers. The time is our own time ... The place Sri Lanka, the island nation off the southern tip of India, a country formerly known as Ceylon, steeped in centuries of cultural achievement and tradition forced into the late 20th century by the ravages of civil war and the consequences of a government divided against itself. Into this maelstrom steps a young woman, Anil Tissera, born in Sri Lanka, educated in America, a forensic anthropologist sent by an international human rights group to work with local officials to discover the source of the organized campaigns of murder engulfing the island. Bodies are discovered. Skeletons. And particularly one, nicknamed "Sailor." What follows, in a novel rich with character, emotion, and incident, is a story about love, about family, about identity and the unknown enemy, about the quest to unlock the hidden past and all propelled by a riveting mystery
Any day now ( visu )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 700 libraries worldwide
When a teenager with Down syndrome is abandoned by his mother, a gay couple takes him in and becomes the loving family he's never had. But when their living arrangement is discovered, the men are forced to fight a biased legal system to save the life of the child they have come to love as their own
Specimen days by Michael Cunningham( Sound Recording )
20 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 669 libraries worldwide
In a novel of human progress and social decline, three characters are seen in three different eras: the Industrial Revolution; the 21st century and 150 years into the future as the poet Walt Whitman presides over each episode
Son of the mask ( visu )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 667 libraries worldwide
The ancient mask has gone missing again. This time it washes up on the banks of a little stream where it is found by Otis the Dog, who brings it home to Tim Avery and his wife Tonya. Otis plays with the Mask until it attaches itself to his face, after which he is transformed into a cartoon dog. Eventually Tim puts on the Mask, and is transformed into a whiz kid at his advertising agency and is able to create brilliant campaigns with no problems at all. Tim gets an instant promotion to the big account, but without the Mask he can not produce. However, Tim was able to wear it to bed where his wife Tonya conceived their son Alvey, who is then born with cartoonlike abilities. Meanwhile, powerful forces seek the Mask. The god Odin is furious with his son Loki for having lost the Mask in the first place, and sends him down to Earth to get it back again
Behemoth by Scott Westerfeld( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 660 libraries worldwide
Scott Westerfeld presents the sequel to his hit steampunk novel, Leviathan. In the midst of conflict with the Clankers, the Darwinists' war efforts rely on the behemoth, the largest, most feared creature in the British navy. Deryn, posing as a boy so that she may serve in the Air Service, finds herself aboard the Leviathan along with Alek, the heir to the empire, who is also in disguise. However, when the Leviathan's mission goes awry, Alek and Deryn must team up and outrun the relentless enemy
The good wife by Julianna Margulies( visu )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 647 libraries worldwide
A wife and mother boldly assumes full responsibility for her family and re-enters the workforce after her husband's very public sex and political corruption scandal. In Season 3, Alicia continues balancing her professional and personal lives as she strives to provide a stable home for her children in the midst of separating from her husband and contemplating finally giving in to her feelings for fellow lawyer Will Gardner
Goliath by Scott Westerfeld( Sound Recording )
8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 641 libraries worldwide
Alek and Deryn encounter obstacles on the last leg of their round-the-world quest to end World War I, reclaim Alek's throne as prince of Austria, and finally fall in love
 
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Alternative Names
Cummings, Alan 1965-
Languages
English (281)
Spanish (27)
French (4)
German (3)
Italian (2)
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