WorldCat Identities

Small, Michael

Works: 105 works in 243 publications in 6 languages and 2,421 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Interviews  Fiction  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Conductor, Composer, Author, Arranger, Musician, Performer, Compiler, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Michael Small
Night moves by Arthur Penn( Visual )

3 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in English and Italian and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former football player and present private detective Harry Moseby gets hired on to what seems a standard missing person case, as an aging Hollywood actress whose only major roles came thanks to being married to a studio mogul wants Moseby to find and return her stepdaughter. Harry travels to Florida to find her, but he begins to see a connection with the runaway girl, the world of Hollywood stuntmen, and a suspicious mechanic when an unsolved murder comes to light
Black widow by Bob Rafelson( Visual )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A female FBI agent attempts to prove that a sultry beauty is also a serial murderer
Nero Wolfe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Archie, an old acquaintance and fellow P.I., is accused of murdering a kept woman, Nero Wolfe investigates and finds several suspects
Brighton Beach memoirs by Blythe Danner( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and French and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Komedie rond een New Yorkse jongen, die opgroeit in de vrolijke chaos van een New Yorks arbeidersgezin in de jaren rond 1930
The Stepford wives by Bryan Forbes( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the New England town of Stepford, the women dedicate themselves to housework, cleaning, doing laundry, and preparing gourmet meals for their husbands. Their homes are well maintained as are the lawns. It's all a well-kept secret until Joanna moves to town and discovers the truth behind these Stepford wives
Mobsters by Michael Karbelnikoff( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the daring exploits of four gangsters growing up in the 1920's: the charming "Lucky" Luciano, the skilled negotiator Meyer Lansky, the headstrong, womanizing "Bugsy" Siegal and the diplomatic Frank Costello
Audrey Rose by Robert Wise( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in French and English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The parents watch horrified and helpless as their 11-year-old child, Ivy, is repeatedly besieged by frenzied behavior and ghoulish nightmares of being burned alive inside a locked car. A mysterious stranger stalks Ivy and confronts the couple--Ivy, he says, is possessed by the soul of his own daughter, Audrey Rose, who died in a fiery car crash ... moments later, Ivy was born
The star chamber by Peter Hyams( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steve Hardin, a young judge, must grapple with his own conscience as vicious criminals in his court are going free as a result of loopholes in the law. Meeting behind closed doors is the Star Chamber, a small group of powerful men bent on vigilante justice, who decree their own punishment for the guilty
The lathe of heaven( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"George Orr is haunted by dreams that become reality. In a world where pollution has destroyed the ice caps and plagues rage unchecked, a psychiatrist sees Orr's power as a way for humanity to escape its bleak fate. But as each attempt to direct Orr's dreaming ends in failure, the doctor's obsession with playing God grows stronger."--Container
Klute by Alan J Pakula( Visual )

25 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enigmatic small town Detective John Klute is hired to track down his best friend, a research scientist who has disappeared without a trace. His investigation leads him to New York City, and Bree Daniels, skilled, intelligent, cynical, and personally troubled part-time model and full-time call girl. She was savagely beaten once by a man from Pennsylvania, who may have been his friend. Taking a journey into the underbelly of the Big Apple the two begin to realize that everything and everyone may not be what they seem. Dangers lurk in the shadows, old habits become harder to break, and love is a four-letter word best left unspoken for two people from two very different worlds
Jaws, the revenge by Michael De Guzman( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now widowed Ellen Brody finds herself reliving the horrors of the past when a mammoth shark kills her son. Grief stricken, she travels to the Bahamas to be with her other son and his family. There she meets and falls for a carefree airplane pilot, but just as she is putting her life together, the nightmare of the past returns when her granddaughter and son are attacked by an all-too-familiar Great White
Marathon man by John Schlesinger( Visual )

20 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Babe, "el hombre del marathon", tiene una vida tranquila de estudiante hasta que, tras encontrar a su hermano muerto, se ve envuelto en una intriga internacional en la que se suceden misteriosas y espeluznantes situaciones
Child's play( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A young teacher, Paul Reis (Beau Bridges) arrives at an exclusive Catholic boy's school that he had attended as young man. An outbreak of cult-like violence and brutality among the students has Reis perplexed. He suspects that one of the older professors in responsible for inciting the mayhem. Joe Dobbs (Robert Preston) is the easy-going, popular English instructor and Jerome Malley (James Mason) is the widely disliked and feared Latin and Greek teacher."--Container
The parallax view( Visual )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Witnesses to a political assassination are systematically killed, despite the efforts of a crusading journalist. [Halliwell's]
The postman always rings twice by Bob Rafelson( Visual )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1999 in German and English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A passionate affair between a diner owner's young wife and a drifter triggers a chain of events ending in murder and sadness
The driver by Walter Hill( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A skilled getaway driver faces finally being caught in a double-cross scheme planned by an obsessed detective
See you in the morning( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a romantic comedy about divorce and remarriage. A New York psychiatrist remarries, but is still vulnerable to his ex-wife
Orphans by Alan J Pakula( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harold, a slick mobster, enters the bleak world of two teenaged orphans. The boys are urban scavengers who steal and mug for a living, but when they kidnap Harold, the gangster, he turns the tables to become an unlikely parent who changes their lives forever
Consenting adults original motion picture soundtrack by Michael Small( Recording )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comes a horseman by Alan J Pakula( Visual )

4 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and Italian and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Storia della lotta che Ella Connors deve condurre per difendere la propria terra e le proprie mandrie dall'avidità del tirannico vicino e che sosterrà prima da sola e poi con l'aiuto di Frank. (Mereghetti)
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Audience level: 0.19 (from 0.07 for The driver ... to 0.26 for Child's pl ...)

The postman always rings twice
Alternative Names
Small, Michael 1939-2003

Small, Michael L. 1939-2003

Small, Michel

Small Michel 1939-....

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