WorldCat Identities

Chapman, Michael 1935-

Overview
Works: 84 works in 311 publications in 7 languages and 13,136 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  History  Parodies, imitations, etc  Detective and mystery films  Parody films  Biography 
Roles: Cinematographer , Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Photographer, Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michael Chapman
Taxi driver by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

38 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychotic taxi driver tries to save a child prostitute and becomes infatuated with a political campaigner. He goes on a violent rampage when his dreams don't work out
Raging bull by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

31 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake La Motta is a boxer whose psychological and sexual complexities erupt into violence both in and out of the ring. His brother Joey falls prey to Jake's mounting paranoia and jealousy, while fifteen-year-old Vickie, becomes Jake's wife and most prized trophy. The same anger that drives Jake in the ring, ultimately drives him to beat his wife and brother, and sends Jake down a self-destructive spiral of paranoia and rage
The fugitive by Graham Greene( Visual )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Chicago surgeon, falsely convicted of killing his wife, is determined to prove his innocence by leading his pursuers to the one-armed man who actually committed the crime
Bridge to Terabithia by Walt Disney( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Danish and held by 1,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jesse Aarons is in the 5th grade and has trained all summer to become the fastest runner in school. He becomes upset when new classmate Leslie Burke outruns him and everyone else. Despite this and some other striking differences, the two become fast friends. Together, they create Terabithia where they rule as king and queen and is a land filled with monsters, trolls, ogres, and giants. This friendship helps Jesse cope with a tragedy that makes him realize what Leslie taught him
Evolution by Ivan Reitman( Visual )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It all starts with a meteorite falling to earth near Glen Canyon, Arizona. The next day, biology teacher Dr. Ira Kane and geology teacher Harry Block from Glen Canyon Community College go to investigate. While taking a sample, they discover a slimy blue fluid oozing from the meteorite. Kane finds myriad single-celled life-forms in the fluid, evolving at an incredible rate, even while he's watching. What seemed like a sure ticket to Sweden for the Nobel Prize soon develops into a nightmare: by evolving and adapting at an unbelievably fast rate, the aliens start spreading out, and the military comes in. Will humanity save the day?
Suspect zero( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An FBI agent pursues a man who himself is chasing Suspect Zero, the ultimate serial killer so mysterious, they're unsure whether he actually exists
The Clan of the Cave Bear( Visual )

18 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a Cro-Magnon woman orphaned as a child and raised by a group of Neanderthals
The lost boys by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young teen thinks his town of Santa Cruz is infested with vampires, and becomes convinced of it when his own brother starts turning into one
House of D( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic coming-of-age tale. To reconcile with his 13-year-old son and estranged wife, artist Tom Warshaw revisits the life-changing events of his own adolescence in New York City 1973, when his best friends were Pappass, a mentally challenged janitor, and Lady (Erykah Badu), a truth-dispensing detainee in the East Village's legendary Women's House of Detention
Dead men don't wear plaid by Carl Reiner( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private eye Rigby Reardon is hired by a beautiful woman to investigate the mysterious death of her father--a wealthy scientist, philanthropist, and chessemaker
Kindergarten cop by Arnold Schwarzenegger( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A veteran L.A. detective is forced to go undercover in Oregon as a kindergarten teacher in order to trap an elusive criminal
All the right moves by Michael Chapman( Visual )

15 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The only way football star Stefan Djordjevic will avoid a life in the blast furnaces of his bleak Pennsylvania hometown is by winning a college scholarship. Even his coach dreams of parlaying a winning team into a college job far away from this graveyard of the American Dream. But it's not long before the two virtually ruin each other's chances for escape and their door to the future starts to close
Eulogy by Hank Azaria( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When three generations of a deliciously dysfunctional family gather to bury the family patriarch, the beloved granddaughter of the deceased is given the task of delivering the eulogy. In the days leading up to the funeral, family secrets are revealed, old grudges resurface and the hosuehold erupts with renewed vigor
Enemy at the door( Visual )

4 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Nazi Germany invades the British Channel Islands in the summer of 1940, occupiers and occupied settle into an uneasy coexistence. But when does cooperation become collaboration? What if passion meets restraint? Includes thirteen episodes
Enemy at the door( Visual )

3 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A British drama that details the Nazi occupation of the Channel Islands during World War II
The fugitive U.S. marshals( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fugitive: A Chicago surgeon falsely convicted of killing his wife is determined to prove his innocence by leading his pursuers to the one-armed man who actually committed the crime
Mr. Palfrey of Westminster complete collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He describes himself as "just a civil servant." But in the cloak-and-dagger world of the British security services, mild-mannered Mr. Palfrey is an invaluable player in the spy game. A master of counterespionage and a spy-catcher extraordinaire, he is smart, discreet, cunning and likes to do things his own way. His new boss quickly realizes the talents and the dangers of the deceptively charming, utterly ruthless Palfrey. Known simply as "the Coordinator" she appoints an assistant to work with Palfrey, but report back to her. As always, however, Palfrey has his own ideas
Van der Valk mysteries( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Piet van der Valk spends his time in the darkest places of Amsterdam, far from the tourist spots, where he is the happiest taking on the seedy drug dealers and criminals
The front by Martin Ritt( Visual )

4 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Howard Price, a restaurant cashier, poses as a writer so that blacklisted authors can submit their work through him, but the injustice around him pushes him to take a stand when he is forced to testify at an investigative congressional committee hearing
Enemy at the door( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the story of the Channel Island inhabitants who suffered pain and frustration during the German occupation during WWII. An uneasy relationship is maintained by the islanders and the Nazi's, whose constrictive regulations dampen morale
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Taxi driver
Alternative Names
Michael Chapman directeur de la photographie amricain

Michael Chapman direttore della fotografia, regista e sceneggiatore statunitense

Michael Chapman US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Μάικλ Τσάπμαν

Майкл Чэпмен

Майкъл Чапман

مايكل تشابمان

مایکل چپمن

მაიკლ ჩეპმენი

マイケル・チャップマン

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Raging bullThe fugitiveEvolutionSuspect zeroDead men don't wear plaidEnemy at the doorEnemy at the doorEnemy at the door