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York, Michael 1942-

Works: 570 works in 1,352 publications in 6 languages and 54,384 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Biography  Anecdotes  Psychological fiction  Political fiction  Biography‡vAnecdotes 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Conductor, Author, Scenarist, Costume designer, Host, Interviewee, Singer, Other, Instrumentalist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Cabaret by Bob Fosse( Visual )
72 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An egocentric American girl dreams of becoming a star while working in a third-rate Berlin cabaret
Austin Powers, the spy who shagged me by Inc New Line Productions( Visual )
52 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 3,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frozen in the 60's, secret agent Austin Powers is thawed back into action to once again battle his archenemy Dr. Evil. With his sexy sidekick Ms. Kensington, 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 lion, the witch and the wardrobe by C. S Lewis( Recording )
29 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and held by 2,904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four English school children 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 )
21 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 2,770 WorldCat member 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
Austin Powers in Goldmember by Mike Myers( Visual )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 1,838 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
William Shakespeare's The taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare( Visual )
7 editions published between 1967 and 1999 in English and held by 1,762 WorldCat member 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
Why Shakespeare? by Lawrence Bridges( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,610 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 )
16 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 1,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Huxley's classic prophetic novel describes the socialized horrors of a futuristic utopia devoid of individual freedom
Jesus of Nazareth by Anthony Burgess( Visual )
10 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 1,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A film depicting the life of Christ from birth through resurrection
Logan's run by Michael Anderson( Visual )
21 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,120 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 History Channel (Television network)( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume two begins with the race to succeed George Washington as president, a race that cost John Adams and Thomas Jefferson their friendship. Adams assumed an impossible job, following Washington as president and also made several ill-advised decisions. Jefferson learned from Adams' errors and enjoyed success before badly bungling his second term. The program concludes with the story of the Hamilton-Burr duel and a look at the eventual reconciliation between Adams and Jefferson
Founding fathers ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 928 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 829 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 )
11 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and held by 807 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 709 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 696 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 mill & the cross by Lech Majewski( Visual )
13 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 644 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
The Hobart Shakespeareans ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 634 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 )
11 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Audrey Hepburn conducts a tour of a number of the world's notable gardens, examining historical and aesthetic aspects
A Shakespearean actor prepares by Adrian Brine( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.07 for The lion, ... to 1.00 for Michael Yo ...)
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Alternative Names
Johnson, Michael Hugh.
Johnson, Michael Hugh, 1942-
York-Johnson, Michael
York, Marc.
York, Mark.
York, Michael.
York, Michael, 1942-, acteur et producteur
English (301)
Spanish (10)
French (7)
German (3)
Basque (1)
Italian (1)