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Pendleton, Austin

Overview
Works: 145 works in 275 publications in 5 languages and 13,383 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Children's films  Animated films  Biographical films  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Musical films  Legal films  History 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Author, Performer, Director, Bibliographic antecedent, Librettist, Other, Singer, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Austin Pendleton
 
Most widely held works by Austin Pendleton
Finding Nemo by Andrew Stanton( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Nemo, a young clownfish, is unexpectedly carried far from home, his overprotective father, Marlin, and Dory, a friendly but forgetful regal blue tang fish, embark on an epic journey that leads to encounters with vegetarian sharks, surfer dude turtles, hypnotic jellyfish and hungry seagulls!
My cousin Vinny by 20th Century Fox( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 1,559 WorldCat member 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
The Muppet movie by Jim Henson's Sesame Street Muppets( Visual )

12 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in English and German and held by 1,226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a fine day not so long ago, Kermit the Frog was playing and singing in the swamp. A lost Hollywood talent agent hears him, and tells him he has talent. Therefore, Kermit sets out for Hollywood to find fame and fortune. Along the way Fozzie Bear, Gonzo, the Electric Mayhem band, and the romantically inclined Miss Piggy join him. Fast food magnate Doc Hopper--who is determined to enlist Kermit as spokes-frog for his southern fried frog-leg restaurants--also follows him. Doc Hopper employs all means underhand to suborn Kermit, including abducting Miss Piggy. Kermit must make a choice between stopping Hopper and dashing the other Muppets dreams of the big time
Short circuit by Kenneth Johnson( Visual )

20 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a short circuit during an electrical storm, a military robot escapes and finds a home with a young woman
A beautiful mind by Ron Howard( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 1,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of a troubled Princeton mathematician who is able to overcome years of suffering from schizophrenia to win the Nobel Prize
Uptown girls by Boaz Yakin( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Chinese and held by 1,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Molly is the daughter of a deceased rock legend who is, for the first time in her life, forced to work after her manager steals all her inheritance. With help of her friend, Molly becomes the nanny of Ray, the precocious daughter of a busy music executive. She learns as much about being an adult from Ray, as she teachs Ray about being a child
What's up, doc? by Peter Bogdanovich( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four red plaid traveling cases-- one of each belonging to a befuddled Iowa musicologist, a strange but bright young woman, a rich matron and a suspicious fellow-- are mixed up at a San Francisco hotel, with hilarious results
The Sunset Limited : a novel in dramatic form by Cormac McCarthy( )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An encounter on a New York subway platform leads two strangers to a run-down tenement where a life or death decision must be made. The two men begin a conversation that leads each back through his own history, mining the origins of two fundamentally opposing worldviews
Guarding Tess by Hugh Wilson( Visual )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about a cantankerous former First Lady and her reluctant bodyguard
June Moon by George S Kaufman( Visual )

10 editions published between 1974 and 2002 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In homage to the heyday of American comedy, this satire takes on 1929's Tin Pan Alley. Its main characters are a gullible lyricist and a composer who claims as his big hit a ditty called "Paprika ... the spice of my life." Look for composer Stephen Sondheim as a wisecracking pianist in his acting debut
Manna from heaven by Gabrielle C. and Maria Burton Burton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What if a 'gift from God' ... was just a loan? Oscar winners Shirley Jones, Cloris Leachman and Louise Fletcher lead the distinguished ensemble cast of this uplifting comedy about faith, hope and family
Liberty! : the American Revolution by Thomas Fleming( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary of the American Revolution. Chronicles events leading up to the war, the revolution, and the writing of the Constitution. Features dramatic readings from letters and diaries of the period, comments by historians, and live-action recreations
Mr. Nanny( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thinking his manager has found him a bodyguard job, former pro-wrestler Sean Armstrong is horrified to learn he's been hired to watch over two nanny-hating kids. But even more dangerous than the kids' "Home Alone"--Style booby traps is a Top-secret Peacekeeper ray-gun invented by the kids' genius father. The children and their behemoth babysitter team up to thwart the villain, save the world and learn some heartwarming lessons about friendship
Skidoo( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tough Tony Banks, a retired gangster ... reluctantly comes out of retirement to silence his old friend and squealer. ... Tony's [San Francisco] suburban haven comes crashing down as his daughter ... takes up with a hippie ... and [Tony's] wife ... gives them permission to move into their house with their hippy friends. The all-star cast includes ... Groucho Marx in his final role as the mob boss named God"--Container
Fast food, fast women by Amos Kollek( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On her 35th birthday, Bella, an overworked waitress, is set up on a date with Bruno, an irresponsible cab driver and father of two. One of Bella's regulars, a long time widow, responds to an ad and meets Emily. Soon, however, a random encounter changes Bella's life in a way she could never have imagined
Orson's shadow by Austin Pendleton( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theater greats Sir Laurence Olivier, Orson Welles, Vivian Leigh, Joan Plowright, and Kenneth Tynan get together to rehearse Ionesco's Rhinoceros. With lightning wit and scathing insight into the true nature of genius, this play opens the private world of these very public people, exposing their warmth, their egos, and their glittering madness
Orson's shadow by Austin Pendleton( Recording )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theatre greats Sir Laurence Olivier, Orson Welles, Vivien Leigh, Joan Plowright, and Kenneth Tynan get together to rehearse Ionesco's Rhinoceros. With lightning wit and scathing insight into the true nature of genius, this play opens the private world of these very public people, exposing their warmth, their egos, and their glittering madness
Uncle Bob by Austin Pendleton( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in French and English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncle Bob lives in New York as an uproariously articulate hermit, separated from the wife to whom he is devoted -- and who is devoted to him. He is visited by his nephew, Josh, who is without a job, without a completed college education, and without any sense of a future, all of which he faces with a wit and nervy desperation that finds its only match in his Uncle Bob. Uncle Bob has AIDS, and Josh has hitched from the Midwest, uninvited (profoundly uninvited), to take care of him. A loving and funny, abrasive and profane face-off ensues
He's way more famous than you( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an aspiring actress loses her support system in one fell swoop, she sets out with a stolen script, her brother, and his boyfriend to make a movie
Booth : a drama in three acts by Austin Pendleton( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Austin Pendleton acteur et cinéaste américain

Austin Pendleton Amerikaans acteur

Austin Pendleton amerikansk skådespelare

Austin Pendleton amerikansk skodespelar

Austin Pendleton amerikansk skuespiller

Austin Pendleton attore e regista statunitense

Austin Pendleton US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Όστιν Πέντλετον

Остин Пендлтон

Остин Пендълтън

Օսթին Պենդլթոն

آستین پندلتن بازیگر آمریکایی

オースティン・ペンドルトン

奧斯汀·彭德爾頓

Languages
English (113)

French (7)

Spanish (2)

German (2)

Chinese (1)

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Uptown girlsWhat's up, doc?The Sunset Limited : a novel in dramatic formFast food, fast womenOrson's shadowOrson's shadow