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Penn, Kal 1977-

Overview
Works: 79 works in 192 publications in 4 languages and 8,138 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Humor  Black humor  Medical television programs  Television series  Domestic fiction  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Kal Penn
Publications by Kal Penn
Most widely held works by Kal Penn
The namesake by Fox Searchlight Pictures( visu )
20 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,965 libraries worldwide
The American-born son of Indian immigrants feels pulled between his ethnic heritage and his desire to assimilate, especially after becoming involved with two very different women
Harold & Kumar go to White Castle ( visu )
17 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,071 libraries worldwide
Two twenty-something stoner roommates, one a Korean-American investment banker, Harold and the other, an Indian-American medical school candidate, Kumar, go through a life changing journey. They are on a quest to satisfy their cravings for burgers and spend the night roaming the state of New Jersey in search of White Castle hamburgers running into one screwy obstacle after another
House M.D ( visu )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 907 libraries worldwide
Reunite with the perplexing and prickly Dr. Gregory House as he tackles impossible cases while putting a new staff of potential team members through the medical wringer with his trademark sarcasm and irreverent bedside manner
Harold & Kumar escape from Guantanamo Bay ( visu )
14 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 803 libraries worldwide
Harold and Kumar take an ill-fated flight to Amsterdam, but Kumar's suspicious-looking bong is mistaken for a bomb. Their arrest prompts a racist Homeland Security official to send the boys to indefinite lockup at Guantanamo Bay. Once there, they watch as beefy guards sexually subjugate 'enemy combatants.' The guys manage to get away and make it back to the U.S., hoping the well-connected fiancé of Kumar's old girlfriend, Vanessa, can get them out of their mess. During a dangerous and grotesque odyssey to Texas, Harold and Kumar have encounters with the Ku Klux Klan, a one-eyed, inbred monster, and old friend Neil Patrick Harris, who swallows fistfuls of magic mushrooms and drags the boys to a brothel stop that goes terribly wrong
Epic movie ( visu )
9 editions published in 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 715 libraries worldwide
Centers on four not-so-young orphans: one who was raised by a curator at the Louvre (where an albino assassin lurks); another was a refugee from Mexican "libre" wrestling; the third was a recent victim of snakes on her plane; and the fourth a "normal" resident of a mutant "X"--Community. Together, the hapless quartet visits a chocolate factory. While there, they stumble into an enchanted wardrobe that transports them to the land of Gnarnia where they meet a flamboyant pirate captain and earnest students of wizardry. The four join forces with a wise-but-horny lion to defeat the evil White Bitch of Gnarnia
A very Harold & Kumar Christmas ( visu )
15 editions published in 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 634 libraries worldwide
Following years of growing apart, Harold Lee and Kumar Patel have replaced each other with new friends and are preparing for their respective Yuletide celebrations. But when a mysterious package mistakenly arrives at Kumar's door on Christmas Eve, his attempts to redirect it to Harold's house ends with the 'high grade' contents, and Harold's father-in-law's prize Christmas tree, going up in smoke
Man about town ( visu )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 334 libraries worldwide
With a marriage in shambles and a shaky client roster, slick Hollywood agent Jack Giamoro has lost his killer instinct. To make matters worse, his personal journal has been stolen by a reporter who is now threatening to write a career-ending exposé. Now with everything on the line, Jack is forced to take a hard look at himself and step up to close the deal on what's most important in his life
World War Z by Max Brooks( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
We survived the zombie apocalypse, but how many of us are still haunted by that terrible time? We have (temporarily?) defeated the living dead, but at what cost? Told in the haunting and riveting voices of the men and women who witnessed the horror firsthand, World War Z is the only record of the plague years
National Lampoon's Van Wilder. the rise of Taj ( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 241 libraries worldwide
Taj Mahal Badalandabad is back and leaves Coolidge College behind him for the hallowed halls of Camford University in England. He looks to continue his education, and teach an uptight student how to make the most out of her academic career
Love don't cost a thing ( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 237 libraries worldwide
Alvin is a brilliant, but awkward teenager, who seizes a golden opportunity when popular cheerleader, Paris, wrecks her parents SUV and is strapped for cash. Alvin and Paris agree to strike a bargin: Alvin will do the repairs for free if Paris pretends to be his girlfriend for two weeks, all in the hopes of elevating his fledgling social standing. Little does he know, being popular is not all that it's cracked up to be
A very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas ( visu )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 218 libraries worldwide
Six years after their Guantanamo Bay adventure, Harold Lee and Kumar Patel have replaced each other with new friends and are preparing for their respective Yuletide celebrations. But when a mysterious package mistakenly arrives at Kumar's door on Christmas Eve, his attempts to redirect it to Harold's house ends with its 'high grade' contents and Harold's father-in-law's prize Christmas tree, going up in smoke
American desi by Piyush Dinker Pandya( visu )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
College freshman Krishna Reddy, who has never cared for his Indian-American cultural heritage, looks forward to a new life on campus but is surprised to find that he has been assigned Indian roommates. Through his new experiences, he struggles to understand the side of himself he has always turned his back on in order to fit in
Homeland security ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
A riveting fictionalization of the events leading up to and following 9/11 and the formation of the US Department of Homeland Security
Dancing in twilight ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Matt was living the American dream with a happy marriage, a wonderful son and a flourishing business. Everything was perfect-- until the sudden, unexpected death of his wife. Now leading a lonely life riddled with nightmares, Matt's struggles are amplified one weekend when his son, Sam, arrives home with his girlfriend. Reminiscing and rekindling the past, Matt's delicate balancing act of dealing with loss and finding the strength to move on finally falters, testing his emotional limits and provoking him into the most critical decision of his life
Dude, where's the party? ( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Hari Patel is an Indian immigrant who has come to America to find the lady of his destiny. But along the way he plans to party, have fun and fit in with the party scene. The only problem is the guardians of cool don't want the party crashed by the FOBs
Superman 5 film collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
A child from a dying planet is sent to Earth, where he is brought up by human parents and poses as a newspaper reporter, becoming Superman when necessary to use his special powers to save others
House M.D ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Reunite with the perplexing and prickly Dr. Gregory House as he tackles impossible cases while putting a new staff of potential team members through the medical wringer with his trademark sarcasm and irreverent bedside manner
House M.D ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Reunite with the perplexing and prickly Dr. Gregory House as he tackles impossible cases while putting a new staff of potential team members through the medical wringer with his trademark sarcasm and irreverent bedside manner
House M.D ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Reunite with the perplexing and prickly Dr. Gregory House as he tackles impossible cases while putting a new staff of potential team members through the medical wringer with his trademark sarcasm and irreverent bedside manner
Harold & Kumar go to White Castle Harold & Kumar escape from Guantanamo Bay ( visu )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Harold & Kumar go to White Castle: Two twenty-something stoner roommates, one a Korean-American investment banker, Harold and the other, an Indian-American medical school candidate, Kumar, go through a life changing journey. They are on a quest to satisfy their cravings for White Castle burgers and spend the night roaming the state of New Jersey running into one screwy obstacle after another
 
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Alternative Names
Modi, Kalpen, 1977-
Modi, Kalpen Suresh.
Languages
English (113)
Spanish (2)
German (1)
Bengali (1)
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