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Wright, Steven 1955-

Overview
Works: 35 works in 92 publications in 3 languages and 5,077 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Fiction  Humor  Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Humorous songs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Author of screenplay, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Steven Wright
 
Most widely held works by Steven Wright
The swan princess ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A beautiful princess is transformed into a swan by a sorcerer's spell and is held captive at an enchanted lake until the spell is broken
Reservoir dogs by Quentin Tarantino ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 1,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"They were perfect strangers, assembled to pull off the perfect crime. Then their simple robbery explodes into a bloody ambush, and the ruthless killers realize one of them is [an undercover police officer]. But which one?"--Container
Coffee and cigarettes by Jim Jarmusch ( Visual )
34 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of eleven stories that range from Bill Murray's hilarious delivery of java and advice to Wu-Tang Clan's RZA and GZA to an interchange steeped in jealousy between a successful actress and her bitter cousin
Canadian bacon by Michael Moore ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beset by falling approval ratings, a desperate U.S. president and his closest advisers launch a rally-round-the-flag campaign against the country's newest enemy - Canada. Unfortunately, Sheriff Boomer and his deputies take this war a little too seriously and decide on a pre-emptive invasion!
Reservoir dogs original motion picture soundtrack by Various artists ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The best of the original An evening at the Improv ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four DVD box set features the best and funniest comedians to have performed at the iconic Improv Club in Los Angeles including the likes of; Billy Crystal, Howie Mandel, Jim Carrey, Phyllis Diller, Leslie Nielsen, Jackie Mason, and 67 other outstanding comedians. Twelve hours of classic comedy chosen from the first 52 original hours of the television series called 'An Evening At The Improv.' This Special Edition is the first time this rare original footage has ever been released on DVD
Steven Wright when the leaves blow away ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dry, wry and hilariously deadpan, Steven Wright unleashes a torrent of ironic and hysterical thought-provoking one-liners in the quirky stand-up style that has become his trademark. Presented in three segments, When the Leaves Blow Away showcases the work of the Oscar-winning comedian, named #23 on Comedy Central's list of the 100 greatest stand-up performers of all time
Hey that's funny comedy's greatest hits ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of humorous skits performed by many well-known comedians
I still have a pony by Steven Wright ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A stand-up comedy routine, with songs, performed by Steven Wright
The curse of the Bambino ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1918, the Boston Red Sox won their fifth World Series, thanks in great part to the young pitching and hitting sensation Babe Ruth, the Bambino. When the team failed to make the Series after the 1919 season, Red Sox owner Harry Frazee sold the Babe to the New York Yankees. The Sox have never won a Series since [until 2004]. Told with humor in the face of heartache, the film focuses on the die-hard fans who live their entire lives lamenting the now famous "Curse."
When stand-up stood out ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From 1978 to 1988, America was in thrall to comedy. Comedy clubs ballooned from 22 to nearly 500, and hot comedians were pulling down six-figures annually and playing four or five sets a night. In this film, former stand-up comedian Fran Solomita examines the Boston comedy scene during this period, as talented newcomers Denis Leary, Janeane Garofalo, Steven Wright, Bobcat Goldthwait, and Colin Quinn honed their chops. There were meteoric rises cut short by envy, drug abuse, and financial chicanery, but there was also affection, integrity, soul, and hilarity in the hearts of Beantown's comedic community
Reverse of the curse of the Bambino ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1918 the Boston Red Sox won their fifth World Series, thanks in great part to a young pitching and hitting sensation from the slums of Baltimore, named George Herman Ruth, a.k.a. The Babe, or The Bambino. A year later, after not advancing to the playoffs, Red Sox owner Harry Frazee sold the Babe to the New York Yankees. In turn, the Bronx Bombers went on to win an incredible 26 World Series titles. The Sox finally won a Series in 2004, and the stories of their die-hard, long-suffering fans are told with insight and humor. This film focuses on the joy and shock of those fans who lived to see the breaking of the infamous "Curse of the Bambino."
Life with Derek ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After two years under the same roof, life hasn't gotten any easier for Derek and Casey, two teenagers who are used to being in charge. The two find themselves in an even greater take-no-prisoners fight for control of their house, their school, and their world. As the two celebrate their 16th brithdays, Casey becomes cool and Derek meets his dream girl
TV nation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Michael Moore, the creator of the critically acclaimed "Roger & me," sets out with a TV crew and correspondents to "hilariously expose the excesses of corporate America and examine the absurdity of modern politics and popular culture"--Container
Lilian's story ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For forty years Lilian Singer has been locked up in a mental hospital. Upon her release she walks out to a world unfamiliar to her in every way, seeking the love and affection she never had. Told through a series of eerie flashbacks the film reveals a beautiful young woman who was anything but insane. Reminiscent of A woman's tale and Shine, Lilian's story is a vivid, passionate and inspirational story of a woman's struggle to overcome life's adversities
HBO comedy live! ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features America's best comedians in a wild, all-star performance
I have a pony by Steven Wright ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Steven Wright presents a comedy monologue before a live audience
The swan princess The swan princess : the mystery of the enchanted treasure ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Swan Princess: loosely based on the Swan Lake story. Princess Odette, having been turned into a swan by a sorcerer's spell, is held captive at the enchanted lake with friends Jean-Bob the frog, Speed the turtle, and Puffin the bird. Along comes Prince Derek, who becomes involved in liberating her by taking on the villain
Dr. Katz's therapy sessions by Jonathan Katz ( )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selections from the Comedy Central television program
Babe by Dick King-Smith ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Babe: The story of the Hoggett's farm, a barnyard brimming with indelible personalities. First among equals is the guileless and gifted pig, Babe, a sheep herder par excellence. Babe, pig in the city: On a mission to the big city to save his farm, Babe the pig gets separated from his Human, the Boss's Wife, and finds himself among unscrupulous thieves and homeless animals
 
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Alternative Names
Wright, Steven Alexander.
Wright, Steven Alexander 1955-
Languages
English (72)
German (1)
French (1)
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