York, Michael 1942-
Most widely held works about Michael York
Most widely held works by Michael York
Romeo and Juliet ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in English and held by 2,056 libraries worldwide
Presents the Franco Zeffirelli production of Shakespeare's tragedy about two teenagers who fall in love, encounter opposition from their families, and take their lives.
The lion, the witch and the wardrobe by C. S Lewis ( Recording )
23 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and held by 1,657 libraries worldwide
Four English schoolchildren find their way through the back of a wardrobe into the magic land of Narnia and assist its ruler, the golden lion Aslan, to triumph over the White Witch, who has cursed the land with eternal winter.
Cabaret by Bob Fosse ( Visual )
48 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 1,585 libraries worldwide
An egocentric American girl dreams of becoming a star while working in a third-rate Berlin cabaret.
Why Shakespeare ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,564 libraries worldwide
Various famous and not so famous individuals state the effect that Shakespeare's works have had in their lives. A main video presentation accompanied by seventeen vignettes.
Cabaret ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 1,286 libraries worldwide
Sally Bowles, an American cabaret singer in 1930s Berlin, becomes involved in the rise of the Nazi party.
Austin Powers, international man of mystery ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 1,238 libraries worldwide
Frozen in the 60's, secret agent Austin Powers (Myers) is thawed back into action to once again battle his archenemy Dr. Evil (Myers). With his sexy sidekick Ms. Kensington (Hurley), Austin must stop Dr. Evil's outrageous plot to control the world. But first, this time-warped swinger must get hip quick and discover that there's no free love in the 90's.
The taming of the shrew ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1,214 libraries worldwide
Petruchio is a poverty-stricken gentleman from Verona who journeys to Padua in search of a wealthy wife. There he meets Katharina, a self-willed shrew who leads Petruchio on a merry chase before he successfully circumvents her attempts to avoid marriage. After the honeymoon, Kate helps Petruchio win a wager that he has the most obedient wife. In reality, Kate has found a more effective way to dominate her mate.
Austin Powers in Goldmember ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 1,194 libraries worldwide
The "sshhh!" hits the fan when Dr. Evil and Mini-Me escape from prison. Joining forces with superfreaky Goldmember, they kidnap Austin's father, master spy Nigel Powers in a dastardly time-travel scheme to take over the world. So Austin cruises to 1975 and teams up with Foxxy Cleopatra to stop Dr. Evil and Goldmember from their mischievous mayhem.
Brave new world by Aldous Huxley ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 1,032 libraries worldwide
Huxley's terrifying vision of a controlled and emotionless future "Utopian" society is truly startling in its prediction of modern scientific and cultural phenomena, including test-tube babies and rampant drug abuse.
Founding fathers ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 871 libraries worldwide
They were the most legendary and respected politicians, statesmen and warriors of history's first republic since the days of ancient Rome. They were also traitors and smugglers, rabble rousers and hot-heads, unfaithful husbands and prodigious drinkers. Our "Founding Fathers" were, in fact, human beings. Gain a fascinating glimpse behind the images on the marble busts and faces on our dollar bills and pocket change.
Jesus of Nazareth ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 786 libraries worldwide
A film depicting the life of Christ from birth through resurrection.
Austin Powers the spy who shagged me ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 780 libraries worldwide
Intent on world domination, diabolical genius Dr. Evil travels back to 1969 and steals Austin's "mojo". Now Austin must return to the swingin' sixties, recover his mojo and stop his nemesis from liquidating the world.
Founding brothers ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 780 libraries worldwide
Volume 1 begins with a look at two of the many crises faced by George Washington during his term as America's first president. At a time when any conflict had the potential to dissolve the fragile union, Washington surrounded himself with brilliant men who were bound by their undying devotion to America, but who were often bitterly divided about how best to serve their common cause. Volume 2 explores the ideological conflict that existed between Thomas Jefferson and Alexander Hamilton and highlights Washington's farewell address. Volume 3 portrays the bitterly contested presidential election of 1796 and the difficult administration of John Adams. Volume 4 concludes with the poignant tale of the reconciliation between Adams and Jefferson, and the story of the famous duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr.
Austin Powers, the spy who shagged me ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 743 libraries worldwide
Intent on world domination, diabolical genius Dr. Evil travels back to 1969 and steals Austin's libido. Now Austin must return to the swingin' sixties, recover his "mojo" and stop his nemesis from liquidating the world.
The chronicles of Narnia by C. S Lewis ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 701 libraries worldwide
Tells the tales of Narnia, a magical, fantastic place where good and evil battle, children have adventures as kings and queens, and beasts and creatures can talk.
Accidentally on purpose : an autobiography by Michael York ( Book )
12 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 625 libraries worldwide
Autobiography of the talented British actor and film star.
The crucible by Arthur Miller ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 624 libraries worldwide
As a wave of anti-communist investigations swept across American society during the 1950s, Miller exposed the horror of such witch-hunts by retelling the story of the infamous Salem witch trials in Massachusetts in 1692.
The final solution [a story of detection by Michael Chabon ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 616 libraries worldwide
In ddep retirement in the English countryside, a very elderly man, vaguely recalled by locals as a once-famous detective, is more concerned with his beekeeping than with his fellow man. into his life wanders Linus Steinman, mute, nine-years-old orphan, who has barely escaped nazi germany with an Arican Gray parrot as his sole companion. What is the meaning of the mysterious strings of german numbers the bird spews out --- a top-secret SS code? the keys to a series of Swiss bank accounts? or some thing more sinister? Is the solution to this last case ---- the true explanation of a mysterious boy and his parrot ---- beyond the reach of this once-famed sleuth?
The Hobart Shakespeareans ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 606 libraries worldwide
One year. One class. One play. The Latino-and Asian-American children crowding Los Angeles' sprawling Hobart Boulevard Elementary face daunting odds: low-income households, under-funded, overcrowded school, and a neighborhood known for crime, not opportunity. Teacher Rafe Esquith expects the best from these kids, leading his fifth-graders through a rigorous core curriculum of English, mathematics, geography, and literature. The pinnacle of each year is the performance of a full-length, unabridged play by Shakespeare. Esquith's motto is "Be nice, work hard. There are no shortcuts" and the Hobart Shakespeareans prove that any kid can succeed, and go on the live the American dream.
A Shakespearean actor prepares by Adrian Brine ( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 590 libraries worldwide
There is no general consensus about how Shakespeare "should" be played. There are no rules. But, while the Bard created superhuman characters and placed them in situations. That stretches the imagination to its limits, he also provided his actors with the keys to playing them. I A Shakespearean Actor Prepares, actor, director and teacher Adrian Brine teams up with celebrated actor Michael York to reveal these keys ... In pointing out sources of energy in Shakespeare's plays, they make it possible for an actor to galvanize his fantasy-and liberate his talent. Shakespeare knew more about the art of acting and the art of theater than any other playwright. Discover his secrets in this remarkable guide.
Adams, John,--1735-1826 Audiobooks Audiobooks Biography Comedy films Comedy films Documentary films Drama Drama--Study and teaching Educational films England Families Feature films Feature films Fiction Fiction films Film adaptations Film sequels Films for the hearing impaired Franklin, Benjamin,--1706-1790 Gardens Germany--Berlin Good and evil Great Britain Hamilton, Alexander,--1757-1804 Historical films History Italy--Verona Jefferson, Thomas,--1743-1826 Juvenile works Manners and customs Man-woman relationships Married people Motion picture actors and actresses Musical films Musical films Narnia (Imaginary place) Parody films Powers, Austin (Fictitious character) Romance films Science fiction films Shakespeare, William,--1564-1616 Spy films Statesmen Study skills United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Washington, George,--1732-1799 World War (1939-1945) York, Michael,--1942-
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Johnson, Michael Hugh, 1942-
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