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Aykroyd, Dan

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Driving Miss Daisy by Alfred Uhry( Visual )

63 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1948, Miss Daisy Werthan, an elderly, cranky ex-school teacher from Atlanta, crashes her new Packard through a retaining wall into her neighbor's yard. Her concerned son Boolie reasons she no longer is able to drive herself, and over her strenuous objections hires the gentle, tactful, and wily black widower Hoke Colburn to be her chauffeur. As a Jew, Miss Daisy is also the victim of prejudice, and she gradually overcomes her subconscious bigotry to see Hoke as a true friend. Beginning in frostiness, their slow changing relationship mirrors the changing racial climate in the south through the burgeoning of civil rights movement
The Blues Brothers by John Landis( Visual )

135 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 3,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteen years after the brothers' original "mission from God," Elwood Blues is getting out of prison and discovering that much has changed in the time he's been away. His partner, Jake is gone, his band is no longer together and the orphanage where he grew up has been demolished. Elwood soon realizes that he must embark on a whole new mission to reassemble the old band this time with the help of a soulful bartender, compete at Queen Moussette's Battle of the Bands and set a wayward orphan named Buster on the path to redemption. In the midst of the mayhem, he's got to prove to the police that there's magic in the music and a mysterious method behind the Blues Brothers' madness
Ghostbusters by Ivan Reitman( Visual )

27 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When three college professors lose their jobs, they decide to go into the freelance "paranormal investigation and elimination" business. When their first client discovers her refrigerator has become a portal into the spiritual dimension, our heroes come face to face with an ancient evil force with plans to raise hell in Manhattan. When ghosts go on a rampage, only these men can save the world. Soon every spook in the city is loose and our heroes face the supreme challenge. Who you gonna call? GHOSTBUSTERS!
50 first dates by Jack Giarraputo( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 2,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Roth lives an enviable life in a Hawaiian paradise, spending every night with a different beautiful tourist in search of an island fling. It's a great life, no strings attached ... until he meets Lucy. He and Lucy hit it off right from the start, but the next day she acts like she doesn't know him. Lucy suffers from short-term memory loss, so every night all memory of her day is erased. But a man in love will go to great lengths to win the girl of his dreams. In an effort to help her remember him, he makes a video tape for her to watch every morning
Christmas with the Kranks by Joe Roth( Visual )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and French and held by 1,755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When their only daughter Blair leaves the family nest, Luther and Nora Krank decide to book an island cruise to beat the yuletide blues and just skip the holidays. But their decision to boycott tradition has the whole neighborhood in an uproar. When Blair calls on Christmas Eve to announce a surprise visit with her new fiancé, the Kranks have just twelve hours to perform a miracle and pull themselves and their neighbors together to throw the best celebration ever!" -- Back of container
Trading places by John Landis( Visual )

41 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rich Duke Brothers wager on whether a born loser like Billy Ray Valentine, a hustler from the ghetto, can become as successful as Winthorpe, a wealthy investment executive, if put in the proper environment--and would a prig like Winthorpe turn to a life of crime if he were to lose it all
Yogi Bear by Eric Brevig( Visual )

19 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Everyone's favorite pic-a-nic basket-stealing bear brings his meal-mooching ways to movies in this live-action/CG-animated adventure ... Jellystone has been losing business, so conniving Mayor Brown has decided to shut it down and sell the land. Faced with the loss of his home, Yogi must prove he really is 'smarter than the average bear' as he and Boo Boo join forces with Ranger Smith to find a way to save the park from closing forever"--Container
Ghostbusters II by Ivan Reitman( Visual )

54 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doctors Venkman, Stantz and Spengler regroup to nuke the spooks in this high-spirited comedy. Sidelined after their spectacular save of New York CIty five years ago, the heroes of the hereafter once again answer the call when an underground river of ghoulish goo threatens to rot the Big Apple to the core
Tammy by Melissa McCarthy( Visual )

12 editions published in 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tammy is having a bad day. She's totaled her car, gotten fired from her job at a burger joint, and finds her husband getting comfortable with the neighbor in her own house. It's time to take her boom box and book it. The bad news is she's broke and without wheels. The worse news is her grandma, Pearl, is her only option-with a car, cash, and an itch to see Niagara Falls. Not exactly the escape Tammy had in mind. But on the road, with grandma riding shot gun, it may be just what Tammy needs
Sneakers = Les escrocs by Phil Alden Robinson( Visual )

31 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thriller about five computer hackers with questionable pasts and an equally questionable government job
The campaign by Will Ferrell( Visual )

16 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When long-term congressman Cam Brady commits a major public gaffe before an upcoming election, a pair of ultra-wealthy CEOs plot to put up a rival candidate and gain influence over their North Carolina district. Their man: nav̐e Marty Huggins, director of the local Tourism Center. At first, Marty appears to be the unlikeliest possible choice but, with the help of his new benefactors' support, a cutthroat campaign manager and his family's political connections, he soon becomes a contender who gives the charismatic Cam plenty to worry about. As Election Day closes in, the two are locked in a dead heat, with insults quickly escalating to injury until all they care about is burying each other, in this mud-slinging, back-stabbing, home-wrecking comedy
Get On Up by Tate Taylor( Visual )

25 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weergave van het leven en de muziek van de invloedrijke Amerikaanse muziekentertainer James Brown (1933-2006)
Chaplin by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

68 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaplin's entire life is covered in the biographical film. From his upbringings in the slums of England to his Honorary Oscar in 1972
I now pronounce you Chuck & Larry by Adam Sandler( Visual )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chuck and Larry are the pride of their fire station. Two guy's guys always side-by-side and willing to do anything for each other. Widower Larry wants just one thing, to protect his kids. His buddy Chuck also wants on thing, to enjoy the single life. Grateful Chuck owes Larry for saving his life in a fire, and Larry calls in his marker when civic red tape prevents him from naming his own two kids as his life insurance beneficiaries. All that Chuck has to do is claim to be Larry's domestic partner on some city forms. But when an overzealous bureaucrat becomes suspicious, the new couple's arrangement becomes a citywide issue and goes from confidential to front-page news. Chuck and Larry must now fumble through a charade of domestic bliss. After surviving their mandatory honeymoon and dodging the threat of exposure the well-intentioned con men discover that sticking together in your time of need is what truly makes a family
Antz by Eric Darnell( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life is no picnic for Z, a small worker ant with some very big ideas, whose chances with the beautiful Princess Bala are literally one in a billion. When Z convinces his soldier ant buddy to switch places with him, his simple life takes a wild turn
The house of mirth by Edith Wharton( Visual )

35 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story takes place at the opening of a new century, one that held forth all kinds of promises, especially for women. In this post-Victorian Fifth Avenue milieu, Lily Bart, an unmarried woman of 29 with dwindling prospects, needs a husband badly. She lives beyond her means, relying on the grudging charity of her elderly aunt. She is the kind of girl who would make an admirable decoration on some fine gentleman's arm, but there is a liveliness--a knowingness--in her eyes that alarms potential suitors. Lily is unsuccessful in her search for a haven, because she values her emotional and financial independence. To her eternal sorrow, it is other women, the doyennes of high society, who obliquely, ruthlessly, keep that independence forever out of poor Lily's reach
My girl by Howard Zieff( Visual )

28 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A precocious 11-year-old tomboy obsessed with death shares a poignant summer with her widowed father, the sexy and kind cosmetician he hires, and most importantly with the boy-next-door who idolizes her
Behind the Candelabra by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

14 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This drama recreates the glittering private world of Liberace, the flamboyant, phenomenally successful entertainer whose extravagant costumes, trademark candelabra, and elaborate stage shows made him the most bankable entertainer of his time
The great outdoors( Visual )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an unannounced, uninvited and unwelcome family of fun-loving misfits converge upon a lakeside resort to join their relatives for a summer of relaxation, the result is anything but restive in this raucous comedy
Grosse Pointe blank by George Armitage( Visual )

26 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An assassin attends his 10-year high school class reunion in Grosse Pointe, Michigan, where he reconnects with his ex-girlfriend. However, his arch rival also shows up, aiming to blow the competition away
 
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Alternative Names
Ackroyd, Dan.

Aykroyd, Daniel Edward.

Aykroyd, Daniel Edward 1952-

Blues, Elwood.

Blues Elwood 1952-...

Dan Aykroyd acteur canadien

Dan Aykroyd actor estadounidense

Dan Aykroyd Amerikaans acteur

Dan Aykroyd amerikansk manusforfattar og skodespelar

Dan Aykroyd amerikansk manusförfattare och skådespelare

Dan Aykroyd amerikansk manusforfatter og skuespiller

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Dan Aykroyd amerykański aktor pochodzenia kanadyjskiego

Dan Aykroyd ator canadense

Dan Aykroyd attore canadese

Dan Aykroyd kanadischer Filmschauspieler, Drehbuchautor und Sänger

Daniel Aykroyd

Joliet Jake Blues 1952-

Дан Акройд

Ден Акројд

Ден Екройд

Дэн Эйкройд

Դեն Էյկրոյդ

דן אקרויד

دان أيكرويد

دن آیکروید بازیگر و فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

แดน แอครอยด์

댄 애크로이드

ダン・エイクロイド

丹·艾克洛德

丹·艾克罗伊德

丹·艾克萊

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The Blues BrothersGhostbusters50 first datesGhostbusters IISneakers = Les escrocsAntzThe house of mirthMy girlGrosse Pointe blank