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Morris, John

Overview
Works: 35 works in 228 publications in 8 languages and 2,014 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Animated films  Parody films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Parodies, imitations, etc  Action and adventure films  Computer animation films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Author, Composer, Musician, Editor, Performer, Translator, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about John Morris
 
Most widely held works by John Morris
Toy story by Walt Disney( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and Portuguese and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fun and adventure continues when Andy goes off to cowboy camp and the toys are left to their own devices. Things shift into high gear when an obsessive toy collector kidnaps Woody, who hasn't the slightest clue that he's a greatly valued collectible
Dirty dancing by Emile Ardolino( Visual )

52 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In de zomer van 1963 leert de 17-jarige Frances van de dansinstructeur in het vakantiekamp een nieuwe, opwindende dansvorm
The elephant man by David Lynch( Visual )

59 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indiqué sur la jaquette : Londres, 1884. Un jeune et brillant chirurgien, Treves rencontre dans le spectacle d'un cirque victorien un homme si hideusement déformé qu'il est condamné à vivre la vie dégradante de phénomène de foire. il s'agit de John Merrick, connu des publics de cirque dans tout le pays comme "L'homme éléphant". Bien que Merrick ne puisse être guéri, Treves se bat pour le délivrer de la misère de son environnement, et pour lui donner une vie digne et confortable
Fever grass by John Morris( Book )

9 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mel Brooks collection( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blazing saddles: A railroad needs to be built, but the land necessary is already owned. Needing to drive out the town folk, you appoint a new sheriff you figure will last about 24 hours. High anxiety: Harvard psychiatrist Dr. Richard Thorndyke is a nut-job with a paralyzing fear of heights. He had just become head of the Psycho-Neurotic Institute for the Very Very Nervous. History of the world part 1: Find out what really happened throughout time. Robin Hood, men in tights: In days of olde, when men were men, men wore tights. And none wore tights mightier - or tighter - than Robin Hood. Silent movie: As the ruthless conglomerate Engulf and Devour targets a floundering movie studio, has-been director Mel Funn convinces the paranoid studio chief to make a star-studded silent picture. The twelve chairs: The tale of a former aristocrat who is now a Russian clerk under the new Soviet regime. To be or not to be: Frederick Bronski is a great Polish actor, his wife is an actress, with whom he fights a tug-of-war battle for center statge. Young Frankenstein: Summoned by a will to his late grandfathers castle in Transylvania, young Dr. Frankenstein soon discovers the scientists step-by-step manual explaining how to bring a corpse to life
Culture and propaganda in World War II : music, film and the battle for national identity by John Morris( Book )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Nazi Party stressed the superiority of Germanic culture, and the promotion of Richard Wagner and Carl Orff was central to Hitler's cultural program. In Britain, the War Office under Winston Churchill chose to promote Edward Elgar and Hubert Parry, but also to appropriate and 'de-Nazify' Ludwig van Beethoven - whose Fifth Symphony was used extensively in wartime broadcasts and has since become synonymous with VE Day. Meanwhile, the work of Ralph Vaughan Williams, whose music was commissioned by Powell and Pressburger for use in 49th Parallel, reclaimed a particularly English past stretching back to the Tudors. A cultural history of music in wartime based on detailed archival research, Culture and Propaganda in World War II analyses the use of music in the work of British and German film-makers and will be essential reading for historians, musicians, film scholars and propaganda analysts
Wanderings of a vagabond : an autobiography by John O'Connor( Book )

6 editions published between 1873 and 2012 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The checkerboard caper by John Morris( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toy story 2 by John Lasseter( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fun and adventure continues when Andy goes off to cowboy camp and the toys are left to their own devices. Things shift into high gear when an obsessive toy collector kidnaps Woody, who hasn't the slightest clue that he's a greatly valued collectible
Silent movie by Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aspiring filmmakers go to a financially troubled studio with an idea for a silent movie. In order to make the movie more marketable, they attempt to recruit a number of big name stars. Contains only one spoken word and it comes from an unlikey source
Spaceballs by Mel Brooks( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Roland, of the planet Druidia, is trying to marry his daughter Princess Vespa to Prince Valium. Before that can happen, Vespa is kidnapped by the evil race of the Spaceballs. The Spaceballs ask Roland a tremendous ransom: they want all the clean air of Druidia, especially since Spaceball had serious pollution problem. The King decides to offer a generous amount of money to a space rogue, Lone Starr, to persuade him to save Vespa
Teaching physical education to pupils with special needs : practical games, activities and ideas by John Morris( )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Teaching Physical Education to Pupils with Special Needs. Practical Games Activities and Ideas John Morris Physical education is paramount to the holistic development of every young person. More so when that young person has physical, cognitive, and or emotional /behavioural difficulties to overcome also. Teaching physical education to children with special needs often requires the teacher or coach to use different methods and approaches in order to generate even the smallest improvement in learning, performance, and independence. The activities games and adaptations featured in the book have been developed within the teaching environment and enable students with special needs to have opportunities to participate and compete whilst learning and consolidating new and existing skills. Activities in the book can be used to supplement existing programs and schemes of work or they can be used as stand alone activities. They are intended and designed to be inclusive also. The contents have been organised into sections that cover: games and ball skills; gymnastics and dance; developing spatial awareness and Athletic activities; and schemes of work influenced by the national curriculum and the equals' schemes have been supplied to use with the activities so that the book provides a user with a guide for how to deliver an adapted PE program to pupils with special needs. They may also be useful to mainstream teachers who may need to supplement and adapt mainstream PE programs to accommodate pupils with moderate learning difficulties or physical disabilities. It covers A4, Wire-0-bound 98 pp."--Provided by publisher
To be or not to be by Alan Johnson( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bad Polish actor is just trying to make a living when what should intrude but World War II in the form of an invasion. His wife has the habit of entertaining young Polish officers while he's on stage. This becomes a source of depression for him. When one of her officers comes back on a Secret Mission, the actor takes charge and comes up with a plan for them to escape
High anxiety by Mel Brooks( Visual )

6 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'"Istituto neurologico per pazienti molto, molto nervosi" è dominato dalla capoinfermiera "Fratello Diesel" e dal vicedirettore che tendono a segregare i pazienti più ricchi. Ma il nuovo direttore riuscirà a riportare l'ordine al manicomio. (Mereghetti)
The new nation by John Morris( Book )

4 editions published in 1880 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The treasury of knowledge : and library of reference by Samuel Maunder( Book )

10 editions published between 1836 and 1875 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proceedings of the Seventh Asia-Pacific Conference on Computer Systems Architecture : 2002, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia by ACSAC 2002( )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blazing saddles by Mel Brooks( Visual )

7 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Never give a saga an even break! Blazing Saddles is an iconoclastic, not-politically-correct parody; one of the 1970s most successful and popular films. Every clichéd element from every Western ever made is turned upside down and inside out, while retaining all the familiar caricatures--eh, characters--of the genre: a dance-hall girl, a gunslinger, a sheriff, and a town full of pure folk. Mel Brooks redefined film comedy and proved that even sophomoric, scatological humor could be used to ridicule prejudice, injustice, and apathy
History of the world, part 1 by Mel Brooks( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the dawn of man to the distant future, man's evolution (or lack thereof) is traced. Learn the truth behind the Roman Emperor, learn what really happened at the Last Supper, the circumstances that surrounded the French Revolution, how to test eunuchs, and what kind of shoes the Spanish Inquisitor wore
Young Frankenstein by Mel Brooks( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brooks' tribute to Shelley's Frankenstein pokes fun at the numerous productions of the film. Young Dr. Frankenstein is summoned by his late grandfather's will to the family castle in Transylvania. Once there he discovers a step-by-step manual on bringing a corpse back to life. Aided by the hunched backed Igor and the beautiful Inga, he creates a monster who's only desire is to be loved
 
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