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McCarthy, Kevin 1914-2010

Overview
Works: 168 works in 488 publications in 4 languages and 9,864 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Horror films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Film remakes  Fiction  Horror television programs  Science fiction television programs  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Director, Performer, Narrator, Author, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Kevin McCarthy
 
Most widely held works by Kevin McCarthy
Invasion of the body snatchers by Don Siegel( Visual )

104 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,294 WorldCat member 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. Bennell escapes to warn the world of the deadly invasion of the pod people
The howling by Joe Dante( Visual )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member 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
Innerspace by Joe Dante( Visual )

12 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man is miniaturized and accidentally injected into a man instead of a lab rabbit
Twilight zone : the movie by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four separate stories that take place in a mysterious fifth dimension of imagination
The twilight zone( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member 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
Invasion of the body snatchers by Philip Kaufman( Visual )

2 editions published between 1978 and 1998 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmy spores fall from space over San Francisco, and the city blossoms with beautiful new flora. People take the flowers home and as they sleep, the plants creep over them, devouring their bodies and stealing their identities--everything except their emotions, their uniqueness, their souls. Inspired by the 1956 sci-fi classic of an alien invasion
UHF by Jay Levey( Visual )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 383 WorldCat member 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
Slipstream( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member 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
June Moon by George S Kaufman( Visual )

10 editions published between 1974 and 2002 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member 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
The best man by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

3 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member 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
An American daughter by Wendy Wasserstein( Recording )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member 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."
Piranha by Joe Dante( Visual )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maggie McKeown is a private investigator tracing a couple missing in rural Texas. She meets recluse Paul Grogan whom she recruits to help her search. They trace the couple to a supposedly deserted Army base where they drain a pool looking for the missing couple. Mad scientist Dr. Robert Hoak then appears, and informs them that they have just released a school of super-bred killer piranha into the river. Hoak had been hired by the Army to develop an indestructible strain of piranha to infest the rivers of Vietnam, but the war ended before the fish were ready. Meanwhile, the fish are heading downstream toward a summer camp
A big hand for the little lady( Visual )

3 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member 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
Mirage by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member 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
Wesley : a heart transformed can change the world( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Step into eighteenth-century England and experience the transformation of one man whose heart-wrenching search for peace haunts him even as he pours himself into a life of service and evangelism. Now, for the first time, Wesley's fascinating spiritual struggle is presented in this award-winning feature film based on John's own private journals. Young John Wesley works hard to earn his own salvation, but still cannot find lasting peace. His headstrong ways and self-righteous attitude bring conflict and rejection wherever he goes. Follow his journey across the stormy seas to the colony of Georgia where he fails as an evangelist, while breaking the heart of the beautiful Sophy. In defeat, the newly humbled Wesley returns to England in search of genuine faith - and the discovery of God's grace. John Wesley is well known as the spiritual father of Methodism. His heartfelt struggles, his passion for authentic faith expressing itself through meaningful kingdom work, and his message of saving grace resonate with audiences of all ages and denominations."--Container, back cover
When boundaries are crossed( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn the six most common types of emotional abuse: rejecting, terrorizing, isolating, ignoring, corrupting, and exploiting; and their lasting impact on children. See what steps to take if you suspect a child is suffering from emotional abuse, as well as ways to get help if the abuse is happening within your family
Dan Candy's law : and, Any gun can play( Visual )

17 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dan Candy's law: A Canadian officer is in pursuit of an Indian fugitive named Almighty Voice. Not only has Almighty Voice been accused of stealing livestock from the government, he is now wanted for murder
The distinguished gentleman by Jonathan Lynn( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small-time con man wins a Congressional seat and uses the perks and power of his new position to con for cash and bamboozle the big bucks without breaking the law
Loving Annabelle by Katherine Brooks( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member 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
Psycho by Robert Bloch( Recording )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic horror story of the Bates Motel, murder and suspense
 
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Alternative Names
Kevin McCarthy acteur américain

Kevin McCarthy actor american

Kevin McCarthy actor estadounidense

Kevin McCarthy actor estatunidenc

Kevin McCarthy aktor amerykański

Kevin McCarthy Amerikaans filmacteur

Kevin McCarthy attore statunitense

Kevin McCarthy US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Kevin McCarthy yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Mac Carthy Kevin 1914-2010

MacCarthy Kevin 1914-2010

Mc Carthy Kevin 1914-2010

McCarthy, Kevin 1914-2010

Маккарти, Кевин

קווין מקארתי

קווין מקארתי שחקן אמריקאי

کوین مک‌کارتی (هنرپیشه) بازیگر آمریکایی

ケヴィン・マッカーシー

凯文·麦卡锡 (演员)

Languages
English (222)

German (2)

French (1)

Spanish (1)

Covers
The howlingTwilight zone : the movieSlipstreamThe best manAn American daughterLoving Annabelle