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York, Michael 1942-

Works: 531 works in 1,424 publications in 7 languages and 53,779 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Biography  Anecdotes  Biography‡vAnecdotes  Psychological fiction  Political fiction 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Conductor, Scenarist, Costume designer, Singer, Host, Interviewee, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Cabaret by Bob Fosse ( Visual )
71 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sally Bowles, an American cabaret singer in 1930s Berlin, becomes involved in the rise of the Nazi party
Austin Powers the spy who shagged me by Inc New Line Productions ( Visual )
49 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 3,348 WorldCat member 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
The lion, the witch and the wardrobe by C. S Lewis ( Recording )
37 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and held by 2,917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four English schoolchildren find their way through the back of a wardrobe into the magic land of Narnia and assist Aslan, the golden lion, to triumph over the White Witch, who has cursed the land with eternal winter
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the Franco Zefferelli production of Shakespeare's tragedy about two teenagers who fall in love, encounter opposition from their families, and take their lives
The taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in English and held by 1,791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton dazzle and captivate as Katharina and Petruchio in Shakespeare's comic look at male chauvinism and women's lib in the 16th century
Austin Powers in Goldmember by Mike Myers ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,782 WorldCat member 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
Why Shakespeare? by Lawrence Bridges ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,587 WorldCat member 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
Brave new world by Aldous Huxley ( Recording )
27 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,564 WorldCat member 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
Jesus of Nazareth by Franco Zeffirelli ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A film depicting the life of Christ from birth through resurrection
Logan's run by Michael Anderson ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the year 2274, everyone lives a wonderful life until they're 30 years old-- then they're executed
Founding brothers by Joseph J Ellis ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 931 WorldCat member 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
Founding fathers ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 929 WorldCat member 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
The final solution a story of detection by Michael Chabon ( Recording )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 853 WorldCat member 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 chronicles of Narnia by C. S Lewis ( Recording )
15 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and held by 824 WorldCat member 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
The crucible by Arthur Miller ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member 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
Alias Nick & Nora ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two documentaries saluting William Powell, originally silent film star and loveable villian and Myrna Loy's passage to the reigning queen of Hollywood
The Hobart Shakespeareans ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 637 WorldCat member 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
Gardens of the world with Audrey Hepburn ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Audrey Hepburn travels from the Renaissance gardens of Italy and the 17th century gardens of France to the 20th century gardens of England. Includes a guest appearance by garden authority Penelope Hobhouse
The mill & the cross by Lech Majewski ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lech Majewski brings to life Pieter Bruegel's masterpiece The Way to Calvary, the story of the crucifixion, setting it in 16th century Flanders under brutal Spanish occupation.--Container
A Shakespearean actor prepares by Adrian Brine ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.06 for The lion, ... to 1.00 for Michael Yo ...)
Alternative Names
Johnson, Michael Hugh.
Johnson, Michael Hugh, 1942-
York-Johnson, Michael
York, Marc.
York, Mark.
York, Michael
English (342)
Spanish (14)
French (8)
German (4)
Italian (2)
Basque (1)
Chinese (1)