WorldCat Identities

Menken, Alan

Overview
Works: 1,102 works in 2,943 publications in 14 languages and 62,554 library holdings
Genres: Animated films  Drama  Juvenile works  Children's films  Fantasy films  Musical films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  History  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Author, Composer, Lyricist, Instrumentalist, Performer, Musician, Arranger, Compiler, Contributor, Creator, Director, Singer, Interviewee, Actor, Other, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Alan Menken
 
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Most widely held works by Alan Menken
The little mermaid by Jodi Benson( Visual )

79 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 4,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ariel is a fun-loving and mischievous mermaid who is enchanted with all things human. Disregarding her father's order to stay away from the world above the sea, she swims to the surface and, in a raging storm, rescues Prince Eric, the man of her dreams. Determined to be human, she strikes a bargain with the devious sea witch, Ursula, and trades her fins and beautiful voice for legs. With her best friend Flounder, and her reluctant chaperon Sebastian at her side, Ariel must win the prince's love and save her father's kingdom
Beauty and the Beast by Gary Trousdale( Visual )

47 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spell of an enchantress opens this classic fairy tale, turning a cruel prince into a hideous beast. Belle, the heroine, is a book-loving young lady trapped by the beast when she comes looking for her father. To break the spell, the beast must win Belle's love before the last petal falls from an enchanted rose
Aladdin by Walt Disney( Visual )

68 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the mythical city of Agrabah, the story follows a street-smart peasant, Aladdin, and his mischievous pet monkey, Abu, through magical adventures
Tangled by Mandy Moore( Visual )

22 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and German and held by 2,770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When the kingdom's most wanted--and most charming--bandit Flynn Rider hides in a mysterious tower, the last thing he expects to find is Rapunzel, a spirited teen with an unlikely superpower--70 feet of magical golden hair! Together, the unlikely duo set off on a fantastic journey filled with surprising heroes, laughter and suspense"--Container
Enchanted by Kevin Lima( Visual )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reality and fantasy collide when a fairytale princess from another world is sent to New York City by an evil queen. Now she must find her way through the city and back to her own world, where her true love awaits
Hercules by Walt Disney Productions( Visual )

53 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animated, musical adaptation of the story of Hercules
The hunchback of Notre Dame by Victor Hugo( Visual )

18 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quasimodo must protect the cathedral's most famous bell and find true love
Beauty and the beast by Bill Condon( Visual )

6 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 2,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The journey of Belle, a bright and independent young woman who takes her father's place as the prisoner of a beast in his castle. As Belle befriends the castle's enchanted staff, she and the Beast slowly begin to look beyond their initial reactions to each other and see who they truly are. But back in Belle's village, her father's fears for her safety drive him to rally the villagers to free Belle from the castle--a plan that goes awry, with dangerous consequences, when Belle's would-be suitor Gaston twists the rally into a mob and leads an attack on the castle
Pocahontas by Walt Disney( Visual )

35 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1607, the Virginia Company sends a ship from England to America to stake a claim on the New World and bring back the gold that is rumored to be abundant there. Ambitious Governor Ratcliffe is head of the expedition, but well-known explorer and adventurer John Smith is the natural leader. Well-armed, the men anticipate easily fighting off any one they encounter, but John Smith's first meeting with a native is not at all what he expects. Chief Powhatan's daughter, Pocahontas resists taking life seriously, although her father wishes for her to marry and take her place as a leader of her people. As Pocahontas and John Smith fall in love, however, both find that their lives are going in directions they never anticipated
Home on the range by Walt Disney( Visual )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trio of cows - Maggie, Mrs. Calloway and Grace - hit the high prairie to track down a cattle rustler named Alameda Slim in hopes that the reward money will save their farm. With the aid of Buck, a horse with heroic ambitions, the bovine avengers track the villain to his lair and save the day
Little shop of horrors by Roger Corman( Visual )

31 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nerdish florist finds his chance for success and romance with the help of a giant man-eating plant who demands to be fed
The shaggy dog by Gareth Davies( Visual )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man tries to live a normal life despite the fact that he sometimes turns into a sheepdog
Beauty and the beast : original motion picture soundtrack by Alan Menken( Recording )

42 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of Disney's most beloved animated classics is transformed into a live-action fantasy with one of 2017's most anticipated films. The soundtrack includes John Legend and Ariana Grande on a new version of the classic title track
Newsies by Christian Bale( Visual )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

July, 1899: When Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolph Hearst raise the distribution price one-tenth of a cent per paper, ten cents per hundred, the newsboys, poor enough already, are outraged. Inspired by the strike put on by the trolley workers, Jack "Cowboy" Kelly organizes a newsboys' strike. With David Jacobs as the brains of the new union, and Jack as the voice, the weak and oppressed find the strength to band together and challenge the powerful
Walt Disney Pictures presents Aladdin : original motion picture soundtrack by Alan Menken( Recording )

49 editions published between 1403 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the great songs from the Disney movie Aladdin
Beauty and the Beast by Gary Trousdale( Visual )

15 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Be our guest at the enchanted 25th Anniversary celebration, a groundbreaking star in the legacy of animation and a new addition to the The Walt Disney Signature Collection. Cast a spell on your imagination and embark on an epic adventure with Belle, our brave and independent heroine, the Beast, who has the heart and soul of a prince, the music you'll never forget and all the fun characters you love
Sausage party by Seth Rogen( Visual )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A misplaced sausage and his savory friends embark on an existential adventure through the aisles of a massive supermarket in this raunchy animated comedy. As the store's annual 4th of July sale draws near, the perishable pals must return to their rightful places on the shelves before the customers come flooding in to fill their carts
Beauty and the beast : original motion picture soundtrack by Alan Menken( Recording )

15 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Banda de sonido o canciones grabadas originalmente en la película de Disney basada en el cuento de hadas, Bella y la Bestia
Pocahontas : an original Walt Disney Records soundtrack by Alan Menken( Recording )

55 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Pocahontas, the young and proud Native American princess who saved the life of Captain John Smith
The little mermaid by Alan Menken( Recording )

14 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and German and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All of the beloved songs from Disney's undersea adventure are presented in a new collection that also includes a treasure trove of previously unreleased material such as demo recordings from Howard Ashman and Alan Menken
 
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Beauty and the BeastTangledEnchantedHerculesThe hunchback of Notre DameBeauty and the beast : original motion picture soundtrackPocahontas : an original Walt Disney Records soundtrack
Alternative Names
Alan Irwin Menken

Alan Menken

Alan Menken Amerikaans componist

Alan Menken amerikansk pianist och kompositör

Alan Menken amerikansk pianist og komponist

Alan Menken compositeur américain

Alan Menken compositor y pianista estadounidense (ss. XX-XXI)

Alan Menken compositore statunitense

Alan Menken US-amerikanischer Komponist

Alan Menkin

Alans Menkens amerikāņu komponists un pianists

Menken, A.

Menken, Alan Irwin

Menken, Alan Irwin 1949-

Άλαν Μένκεν

Алан Менкен

Менкен, Алан

Ալան Մենկեն

אלן מנקן

آلن منکن آهنگساز و پیانیست آمریکایی

앨런 멘켄

アラン・メンケン

メンケン, アラン

亞倫·孟肯

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