McCarthy, Kevin 1914-2010
Most widely held works about Kevin McCarthy
Most widely held works by Kevin McCarthy
Invasion of the body snatchers ( Visual )
46 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 961 libraries worldwide
Plant-like extraterrestrials have invaded Santa Mira, a small town in California, replicating the villagers in giant seed "pods" and taking possession of their souls while they sleep. In a race for his life, Dr. Bennell escapes to warn the world of the deadly invasion of the pod people.
Invasion of the body snatchers ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in English and held by 826 libraries worldwide
Plant-like extraterrestrials have invaded Santa Mira, a small town in California, replicating the villagers in giant seed "pods" and taking possession of their souls while they sleep. In a terrifying race, for his life, Dr. Miles Bennell escapes to warn the world of the deadly invasion of the pod people.
Innerspace ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 448 libraries worldwide
A man is miniaturized and accidentally injected into a man instead of a lab rabbit.
The twilight zone. Season 1 ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 346 libraries worldwide
A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often having a wicked sense of humor and filled with unexpected twists.
Twilight zone the movie ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 315 libraries worldwide
Four separate stories that take place in a mysterious fifth dimension of imagination.
Slipstream ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 307 libraries worldwide
A screenwriter, revising the movie he is working on, finds that reality and fiction are blurring together when some of the characters in his film are showing up in real life.
The howling ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in English and held by 285 libraries worldwide
"Severely traumatized by a near-fatal encounter with a serial killer, TV newscaster Karen White takes time off at a secluded retreat called 'the Colony.' But when, after nights of being tormented by bestial, bloodcurdling cries, Karen ventures into the woods seeking answers, she makes a terrifying discovery. Now she must fight not only for her life-- but for her soul!"--Container.
UHF ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 280 libraries worldwide
George Newman is a daydreamer whose hyperactive imagination keeps him from holding a steady job, that is, until he becomes the general manager of Channel 62, a local television station that his uncle wins in a poker game.
An American daughter by Wendy Wasserstein ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 224 libraries worldwide
"On the eve of Dr. Lyssa Dent Hughes' nomination as Surgeon General, a witty and dangerous cast of characters stir the calm waters of her Georgetown home."--Container.
A big hand for the little lady ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
As the biggest high-stakes poker game in the West begins, a compulsive gambler turned homesteader is drawn into the game. With the entire family fortune at stake, he suffers a heart attack when dealt a winning hand. His wife steps in to play his hand.
Psycho by Robert Bloch ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
A woman on the run has the misfortune to stop at the motel operated by Norman Bates.
June moon ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1974 and 2002 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
In homage to the heyday of American comedy, this satire takes on 1929's Tin Pan Alley. Its main characters are a gullible lyricist and a composer who claims as his big hit a ditty called "Paprika ... the spice of my life." Look for composer Stephen Sondheim as a wisecracking pianist in his acting debut.
Piranha ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and French and held by 165 libraries worldwide
Mutant piranha escape from a secret research station and head downriver towards a summer camp and a small town's lakeside tourist attraction. A gruff loner and a daffy private eye race against time to try to stop the creatures.
The New breed by W. E. B Griffin ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Mirage ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
A suspenseful drama in which a physiochemist suffers from amnesia and tries to unravel the mysteries locked in his mind and understand why he is the target of hit men.
Gore Vidal's The best man ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
Story of two candidates for their party's presidential nomination. One is an intellectual with a sense of morality, the other an opportunist who would win at all costs. The deciding factor is the endorsement of the out-going president who thrives on political in-fighting and deplores indecision.
Loving Annabelle ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
The controversial story of Annabelle, a precocious Senator's daughter, who falls in love with her Catholic school teacher, Simone. After Simone is assigned to control the rebellious student, she instead finds herself drawn into Annabelle's world. As their attraction builds, the two women must cope with the reactions of those around them.
They're here-- " : Invasion of the body snatchers : a tribute ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
The White House saga ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 79 libraries worldwide
A dramatic history of the White House, composed entirely of reenactments of documented historical events and conversations.
Dan Candy's law ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
"Young officer Dan Candy, on duty in the wild plains of the North, is faced with the ultimate battle when his partner is killed by a local native. Determined to exact justice, no matter what the cost, Candy is forced to take charge and hunt down his partner's killer in a territory where he is not welcome and under a badge that will not protect him."--Container.
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Mac Carthy, Kevin 1914-2010
MacCarthy, Kevin 1914-2010
Mc Carthy, Kevin 1914-2010
McCarthy, Kevin 1914-2010
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