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Jillette, Penn

Overview
Works: 139 works in 357 publications in 2 languages and 11,388 library holdings
Genres: Animated films  Drama  Children's films  Fantasy films  Comedy films  Humor  Juvenile works  Computer animation films  Musical films  Documentary films 
Roles: Author, Host, Author of screenplay, Narrator, Producer, Actor, Interviewee, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Penn Jillette
Toy story by John Lasseter( Visual )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 1,458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woody, the cowboy (Tom Hanks), and Buzz Lightyear, a space ranger (Tim Allen), are rival toys until they must work together to escape the toy-torturing boy next door
Fantasia ; Fantasia 2000( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasia 2000: The sequel to the classic 1940 film Fantasia, presents a new selection of animated scenes set to classical music. Pieces include: Symphony No. 5 by Ludwig van Beethoven, Pines of Rome by Ottorino Respighi, Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin, Piano Concerto No. 2, Allegro, Opus 102 by Dmitri Shostakovich, Carnival of the Animals, Finale, by Camille Saint-Saëns, The Sorcerer's Apprentice by Paul Dukas, Pomp and Circumstance - Marches 1, 2, 3 and 4 by Sir Edward Elgar, and Firebird Suite - 1919 Version, by Igor Stravinsky
God, no! : signs you may already be an atheist and other magical tales by Penn Jillette( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The outspoken half of magic duo Penn & Teller presents an atheist reinterpretation of the Ten Commandments, discussing why doubt, skepticism, and wonder should be celebrated and offering humorous stories from his own experiences
Tim's Vermeer( Visual )

15 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tim Jenison, a Texas-based inventor, attempts to solve one of the greatest mysteries in all art: How did seventeenth century Dutch Master Johannes Vermeer manage to paint so photo-realistically, 150 years before the invention of photography? Spanning ten years, his adventure takes him to Delft, Holland, where Vermeer painted his masterpieces, to the north coast of Yorkshire to meet artist David Hockney, and even to Buckingham Palace to see a Vermeer masterpiece in the collection of the Queen
Every day is an atheist holiday! : more magical tales from the author of God, no! by Penn Jillette( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of spiritual observations and complaints riffs on such topics as Christmas carols, children's birthday parties, and ridiculous holiday celebrations
Penn & Teller : Bullshit!( Visual )

23 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Self-proclaimed pit-bulls of truth, Penn & Teller use their trademark humor, knowledge of carnival tricks, and hidden cameras to blow the lid off popular notions about second hand smoke, self-help products, diet claims, TV psychics and more
Tim's Vermeer by Teller( Visual )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tim Jenison, a Texas-based inventor, attempts to solve one of the greatest mysteries in all art: How did seventeenth-century Dutch Master Johannes Vermeer manage to paint so photo-realistically, 150 years before the invention of photography? Spanning ten years, his adventure takes him to Delft, Holland, where Vermeer painted his masterpieces, to the north coast of Yorkshire to meet artist David Hockney, and even to Buckingham Palace to see a Vermeer masterpiece in the collection of the Queen
Sock by Penn Jillette( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sock monkey narrates the story of a NYPD diver who finds the body of a dead woman (and former lover) in the waters off New York City and joins forces with the victim's best friend, a gay hairdresser, to find her killer
How to cheat your friends at poker : the wisdom of Dickie Richard by Penn Jillette( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide based on the authors' conversations with a wealthy old-time hustler counsels players on how to profitably cheat during poker games with friends, covering such tactics as marking cards, stashing holdouts, and targeting opponents
The aristocrats( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and French and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy veterans, Penn Jillette and Paul Provenza, use their insider status and invite over 100 of their closest friends to reminisce, analyze, deconstruct and deliver their own versions of the world's dirtiest joke. The joke is old burlesque and too extreme to be performed in public
Penn & Teller's how to play in traffic by Penn Jillette( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The celebrity authors of "How to Play with Your Food" take pranks on the road in a fiendishly funny compendium of traveling mischief that includes practical jokes, miracles, and anecdotes. Travel has has never been so much fun!
Misery loves comedy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Director Kevin Pollak interviews over 60 of the most successful comics working today to learn about the rare personality of a comedian and their motivations to (willingly) get into one of the most deprecating professions
The worst-case scenario survival handbook by Joshua Piven( Recording )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains two Worst-Case Scenario books that provide advice from experts on the techniques they would use to respond to a variety of emergency situations such as delivering a baby in a taxi or fending off a shark; and features instructions for travel-specific emergencies like surviving a sandstorm, treating a scorpion sting, and others
Penn & Teller's how to play with your food by Penn Jillette( Book )

5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julie Taymor : setting a scene( Visual )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visit with theater director Julie Taymor who gives children a glimpse of her at work staging scenes from The Tempest. The children are also given a taste of the kind of visual theater created by using puppets, masks and music
The golden rule of schmoozing : the authentic practice of treating others well by Aye Jaye( Recording )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn how to schmooze your boss, co-workers and customers, endear yourself using "chatch" and "schmick", schmooze for love, make your first impression a positive, lasting one, and to develop happier, healthier interpersonal relationships
Penn & Teller's magic and mystery tour( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Penn and Teller tour China, Egypt, and India witnessing astounding feats of magic, and searching for the history and origins of magic and the profession of magician
God, no! : signs you may already be an atheist and other magical tales by Penn Jillette( Recording )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scathingly funny illumination of the Ten Commandments from Penn Jillette, the bigger, louder half of world-famous magic duo Penn & Teller
An honest liar( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An Honest Liar tells the story of the world-famous magician, escape artist and enemy of deception, James 'The Amazing' Randi. He devised intricate invesigations exposing the 'miracles' of psychics, faith healers and con-artists. A master deceiver who came out of the the closet [at] 81, Randi created fictional characters, fake psychics, and even turned his partner of 25 years, the artist Jose Alvarez, into a sham guru named Carlos. But when a shocking revelation in Randi's personal life is discovered, it isn't clear whether Randi is still the deceiver--or the deceived"--Container
Penn & Teller( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Penn and Teller perform underwater magic tricks, including: sawing a mermaid in half; escaping from a straightjacket while surrounded by sharks; making a 75-foot submarine disappear
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
God, no! : signs you may already be an atheist and other magical tales
Alternative Names
Fraser Jillette, Penn 1955-

Jillette, Penn Fraser 1955-

Penn

Penn 1955-....

Penn Jillette Amerikaans radiopresentator

Пенн Джиллет иллюзионист

Пенн Джиллет ілюзіоніст

פן ג'ילט שחקן אמריקאי

פען דזשילעט

پن ژیلت

ペン・ジルット

佩恩·吉列特

Languages
English (147)

French (1)

Covers
Penn & Teller : Bullshit!SockHow to cheat your friends at poker : the wisdom of Dickie RichardPenn & Teller's how to play in trafficThe worst-case scenario survival handbookPenn & Teller's how to play with your foodThe golden rule of schmoozing : the authentic practice of treating others wellPenn & Teller's magic and mystery tourGod, no! : signs you may already be an atheist and other magical tales