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McCarthy, Kevin 1914-2010

Overview
Works: 139 works in 320 publications in 2 languages and 7,840 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Television plays, American  Historical fiction  Radio plays  War stories  Science fiction television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer, Scenarist, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Kevin McCarthy Publications about Kevin McCarthy
Publications by  Kevin McCarthy Publications by Kevin McCarthy
posthumous Publications by Kevin McCarthy, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Kevin McCarthy
 
Most widely held works by Kevin McCarthy
Invasion of the body snatchers by Don Siegel ( Visual )
78 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,185 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
Innerspace by Joe Dante ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and French and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man is miniaturized and accidentally injected into a man instead of a lab rabbit
The howling by Joe Dante ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and held by 464 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
The twilight zone ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 443 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
Twilight zone the movie ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four separate stories that take place in a mysterious fifth dimension of imagination
Slipstream by Anthony Hopkins ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 364 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
UHF by Al Yankovic ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
George Newman (Yankovic), a ne'er-do-well whose daydreaming keeps him from holding a steady job, becomes general manager of Channel 62, a local television station won by his uncle in a poker game. Soon, reruns are replaced by new programming, parodies of many popular motion pictures and TV shows
An American daughter by Wendy Wasserstein ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 256 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."
June moon by George S Kaufman ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1974 and 2002 in English and held by 232 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 guillible lyricist and a composer who claims as his big hit a ditty called "Paprika ... the spice of my life."
Piranha by Joe Dante ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member 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
A big hand for the little lady ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 207 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 )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 170 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 )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 155 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
Psycho by Robert Bloch ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It was a dark and stormy night when Mary Crane glimpsed the unlit neon sign announcing the vacancy at the Bates Motel. Exhausted, lost, and at the end of her rope, she was eager for a hot shower and a bed for the night. Her room was musty, but clean, and the manager seemed nice, if a little odd. This classic horror novel, which inspired the famous film by Alfred Hitchcock, has been thrilling people for fifty years
Dan Candy's law and, Any gun can play ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Any gun can play: After a gang leader gets away with a million in gold from a train robbery, he is hunted by a bounty hunter, a bandit, and a banker. Once the loot is hidden away, the only man who knows where to find it gets shot to death. Since a special medallion becomes the only clue to the gold's whereabouts, only one questions remains: which of the bloodthirsty, trigger-happy gunslingers will get their hands on the gold?
The best man ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 136 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
Loving Annabelle ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 130 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
"They're here-- " : Invasion of the body snatchers : a tribute ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The New breed by W. E Butterworth ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Courageous fighting men carry on the traditions of their fathers in strange, faraway battlefields
Gore Vidal's The best man ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 91 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
 
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Alternative Names
Mac Carthy Kevin 1914-2010
MacCarthy Kevin 1914-2010
Mc Carthy Kevin 1914-2010
McCarthy, Kevin 1914-2010
Languages
English (157)
French (2)
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