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Grodin, Charles

Overview
Works: 202 works in 626 publications in 6 languages and 17,465 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Biography  Film adaptations  Musical films  Fantasy comedies (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Film remakes  Humor  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Narrator, Artist, Interviewee, Composer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Charles Grodin
The great Muppet caper by Jim Henson( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and held by 1,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kermit, Fozzie Bear, and Gonzo are reporters who travel to London to follow up on a jewel heist
Beethoven's 2nd by Rod Daniel( Visual )

28 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel about the Newton family and their further adventures with the lovable Saint Bernard, Beethoven. When Beethoven meets the lady Saint Bernard of his dreams, the result is four valuable pups. The owner of the female sees only money, and its up to the Newton kids to bring the pups home!
Midnight run by Martin Brest( Visual )

30 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bounty hunter is charged with delivering an embezzling, bail-jumping accountant to Los Angeles. What he doesn't know is that the Mob is also after said accountant for embezzling the money in the first place
If I only knew then-- : learning from our mistakes( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A CBS News commentator, actor, and activist shares eighty life lessons imparted by such friends and colleagues as Carol Burnett, Rosie O'Donnell, and Senator Orrin Hatch about their most valuable and life-changing mistakes
Heaven Can Wait by Warren Beatty( Visual )

13 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe Pendleton, a Los Angeles Rams quarterback, accidentally goes to heaven after a car accident, and returns to earth in the body of another man who was a corporate giant. After deciding to resume his place with the Rams (by purchasing the team), Pendleton must also deal with the consequences of the former businessman's actions. Loose remake of Here Comes Mr. Jordan
Heart and souls( Visual )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four souls learn why they are earthbound and tied to a hard driving executive--through him, they each have one chance to resolve the unfinished business in their lives
The humbling( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over-the-hill stage actor Simon Axler struggles to find his passion for life again. Near his breaking point, he finds motivation in the form of a young and lustful lesbian Pegeen Stapleford, but as their relationship heats up Simon has a hard time keeping up with the youthful Pegeen
How I get through life : a wise and witty guide by Charles Grodin( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives advice and insights into common problems shared by many people
The woman in red( Visual )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic comedy about Teddy, a shy married executive, who begins to have "emotional infidelity" after glimpsing a seductive stranger wearing a red dress. Teddy sets out to determine just how an ordinary man meets such an extraordinary woman
Neil Simon's seems like old times by Neil Simon( Visual )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy in which a writer (Chase) becomes involved in a bank robbery and turns to his ex-wife (Hawn) for help
My summer story by Charles Grodin( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's business as usual in the summer at the Parkers'. Ralphie is looking for a top to beat the school bully, Old Man is fighting with the neighbors, and Mother is collecting a glass china set at the local movie theater. Sequel to A Christmas Story
Beethoven : the pooch pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Newton family shares adventures with their lovable Saint Bernard, Beethoven
The lonely guy by Arthur Hiller( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Larry and Warren try to eke out a successful social life in the Big Apple
Real life by Albert Brooks( Visual )

12 editions published between 1978 and 2000 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of what happens to a typical American family when a film crew moves in with them to record "real life." Brooks heads up the crew that invades a Phoenix household with disastrous and hysterical results
Neil Simon's the heartbreak kid by Elaine May( Visual )

11 editions published between 1972 and 1998 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lenny Cantrow, an ambitious 27-year-old sporting goods salesman, meets a girl named Lila in a Manhattan singles bar. Following a brief courtship, Lenny proposes marriage. On their honeymoon in Florida, Lenny decides that he's made a mistake. Lenny falls head over heels in love with a college student vacationing with her wealthy parents but there is one small complication -- he is a newlywed
I like it better when you're funny : working in television and other precarious adventures by Charles Grodin( Book )

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

Complemented by humorous behind-the-scenes anecdotes, the author provides a memoir of his transition from award-winning actor to TV talk-show host and commentator and shares his insights into American culture and media
How I got to be whoever it is I am by Charles Grodin( Book )

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

The actor reminisces about his childhood growing up in Pittsburgh, his early experiences as an successful stage and screen actor, ancedotes from his encounters with other celebrities, and his advocacy work with prisoners
It would be so nice if you weren't here : my journey through show business by Charles Grodin( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A portrait of the dedicated actor, writer, and director moving forward in the face of setbacks
We're ready for you, Mr. Grodin : behind the scenes at talk shows, movies, and elsewhere by Charles Grodin( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Here, for the first time, the author tells the behind-the-scenes story of the talk show confrontations -- why he was banned by Johnny Carson and why he brought an "attorney" with him for a David Letterman appearance. There are also vivid portraits of Dustin Hoffman, Bill Murray, Oliver Stone, and Diane Sawyer, among countless others
 
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If I only knew then-- : learning from our mistakes
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Charles Grodin acteur américain

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Grodin, Chuck

Grodin, Chuck 1935-

Grodinsky, Charles

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Гродин, Чарлз

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If I only knew then-- : learning from our mistakesMy summer storyBeethoven : the pooch packThe lonely guyReal lifeI like it better when you're funny : working in television and other precarious adventuresHow I got to be whoever it is I amWe're ready for you, Mr. Grodin : behind the scenes at talk shows, movies, and elsewhere