WorldCat Identities

McKeown, Charles

Overview
Works: 61 works in 164 publications in 5 languages and 2,407 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Psychological fiction  Humor  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Scenarist, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Charles McKeown
The Adventures of Baron Munchausen by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

20 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The amazing journeys of Baron von Munchausen, who sets sail in a hot air balloon in search of his old comrades-at-arms with the object of saving a European city from the superior forces of a Turkish sultan
Ripley's game by John Malkovich( Visual )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living a life of luxury, Ripley attends a party thrown by Jonathan Trevanny and overhears the host making critical comments about Ripley's fashion sense. Enraged, Ripley immediately plots his retaliation. This comes via his former business partner Reeves. Reeves seeks out Ripley's help in finding an unrecognized assassin to kill a Russian gangster, and Ripley suggests he talk to Trevanny. Trevanny reluctantly accepts the offer and the situation quickly spirals out of control to the point of drawing the attention of the Russian mob, forcing Ripley to intervene
Fawlty Towers the complete collection by John Cleese( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basil Fawlty is an inept and manic English hotel owner and manager who isn't cut out for his job. He's intolerant, rude and paranoid. Chaos frequently breaks loose as Basil tries to run the hotel. He is constantly under verbal (and sometime physical) attack from his unhelpful wife Sybil, and hindered by the incompetent, but easy target, Manuel, the Spanish waiter. Fortunately he has an intelligent and attractive maid to help him out of the various situations he gets into
The adventures of Baron Munchausen, the novel by Terry Gilliam( Book )

9 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Baron promises to save his besieged city if he can get past the Turkish invaders and obtain the help of four friends with magical powers
Les Aventures du Baron de Münchausen by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tall tales of the Baron Munchausen are put to film in this odd collection from director Terry Gilliam. Baron Munchausen an aristocrat who relies on the power of his imagination and a crackpot band of henchmen to defend their village from plunder
The battle of Brazil by Jack Mathews( Book )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brazil the production notebook( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two documentary films on the making of Brazil plus a production notebook of special features: Screenwriters illuminate the script's development through three drafts and three treatments; the production designer displays his designs for the films unique sets; the costume designer discusses the couture of fantasy and fascism; includes storyboards for original dream sequences many of which didn't make it into the film; the composer unveils the sources of his score; includes special effects study with raw footage of unfinished effects; theatrical trailer, and publicity and production stills
Dracula is undead and well and living in Purfleet by Charles McKeown( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Baron Munchausen by Rudolf Erich Raspe( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary and exagerated exploits of a German nobleman, Kar Friedrich Hieronymus, Freiherr von Munchhausen, who joined the Russian military and fought the Turks
Monty Python's Life of Brian : original motion picture sound track by Monty Python (Comedy troupe)( Recording )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Abenteuer des Baron Münchhausen by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in German and English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasy adventure about the infamous 18th century storyteller
L'imaginarium du Docteur Parnassus The imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Avec sa troupe de théâtre ambulant, "l'Imaginarium", le Dr Parnassus offre au public l'opportunité unique d'entrer dans leur univers d'imaginations et de merveilles en passant à travers un miroir magique. Mais le Dr Parnassus cache un terrible secret. Mille ans plus tôt, ne résistant pas à son penchant pour le jeu, il parie avec le diable, Mr Nick, et gagne l'immortalité. Plus tard, rencontrant enfin l'amour, le Dr Parnassus traite de nouveau avec le diable et échange son immortalité contre la jeunesse. À une condition : le jour où sa fille aura seize ans, elle deviendra la propriété de Mr Nick. Maintenant, il est l'heure de payer le prix... Pour sauver sa fille, il se lance dans une course contre le temps, entraînant avec lui une ribambelle de personnages extraordinaires, avec la ferme intention de réparer ses erreurs du passé une bonne fois pour toutes... "
Las Aventuras del barón Munchausen( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El Barón del Münchhausen, noble alemán del siglo XVIII, acompañado de su criado Christian será capaz de ganar inverosímiles apuestas, pero ¿quién es el Barón Munchausen?¿Un mentiroso?¿Un bribón?¿Un loco?¿O el más grande superhéroe que luchó y venció en los más disparatados combates?¿Será cierto que cabalgó por el aire en una bala de cañón, que acabó con un dragón de tres cabezas, que viajó a la luna y todo ello antes de desayunar...?
Plunkett & Macleane by Jake Scott( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1700's England, Plunkett and Macleane combine forces to steal from the rich using Plunkett's street sense and Macleane's society connections. But their partnership as highwaymen hits a bump in the road when Macleane falls in love with one of their victims
El imaginario del doctor Parnassus [The imaginarium of doctor Parnassus]( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in Spanish and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historia de un circo ambulante dirigido por el doctor Parnassus, en el que los trabajadores dan a la audiencia mucho más de lo que podrían esperarse
Brazil : [screenplay by Terry Gilliam( Book )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Press kit includes 12 pamphlets, 2 sheets of loose copy and 9 photographs
Das Kabinett des Doktor Parnassus( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Parnassus hat bereits vor tausenden von Jahren einen Pakt mit Mr. Nick, dem Teufel, geschlossen. Seither ist er unsterblich. Mit seinem Imaginarium bereist er die Welt, bis ihm kaum noch ein Reiz des Lebens unbekannt ist. Als er sich verliebt, bewirkt er eine Änderung seines Vertrags und verspricht Mr. Nick die Seele seines 1. Kindes. Als der Handel zum 16. Geburtstag seiner Tochter Valentina eingelöst werden soll, lässt sich Dr. Parnassus erneut auf eine Vertragsänderung ein
Brazil édition collector( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdens største løgnhals Münchhausens eventyr = The adventures of Baron Munchausen( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I en belejret by opfører en teatergruppe et stykke om Baron von Munchhausens bedrifter. Men den virkelige Munchhausen går på scenen for at korrigere deres opfattelse af ham
The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus : [screenplay] by Terry Gilliam( )

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

"The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus is a fantastical morality tale, set in the present day. It tells the story of Dr Parnassus and his extraordinary 'Imaginarium', a travelling show where members of the audience get an irresistible opportunity to choose between light and joy or darkness and gloom. Blessed with the extraordinary gift of guiding the imaginations of others, Dr Parnassus is cursed with a dark secret. Long ago he made a bet with the devil, Mr Nick, in which he won immortality. Many centuries later, on meeting his one true love, Dr Parnassus made another deal with the devil, trading his immortality for youth, on condition that when his first-born reached its 16th birthday he or she would become the property of Mr Nick. Valentina is now rapidly approaching this 'coming of age' milestone and Dr Parnassus is desperate to protect her from her impending fate." -- IMDB
 
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Alternative Names
Charles McKeown British actor and screenwriter

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Fawlty Towers the complete collectionThe adventures of Baron Munchausen, the novelThe battle of Brazil