WorldCat Identities

Penn, Michael

Works: 81 works in 244 publications in 5 languages and 9,650 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Television series  Erotic films  Rock music  Biographical television programs  Motion picture music  Domestic drama (Motion pictures)  Road films 
Roles: Composer, Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Narrator, Musician, Singer, Lyricist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Michael Penn
Sunshine Cleaning by Christine Jeffs( Visual )

19 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rose Lorkowski is a single mother attempting to support her son Oscar and her unreliable sister Norah. She works a mundane job as a maid. Once the head cheerleader in school with plenty of prospects, Rose now has little to show for her life. She still sees the former head football player, but it is little more than a despondent affair. When Oscar is expelled from public school, Rose takes a job as a bio-hazard crime-scene cleaner to help pay for a private education. She brings Norah on to help in her steadily growing business. As the sisters work to clean up the messes left behind by the chaotic lives of others, they must learn to reconcile their own differences and overcome a troubled past if they hope to prosper in their newfound venture
The last kiss by Tony Goldwyn( Visual )

18 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

30 year old Michael is preparing to marry his long time and now pregnant girlfriend. Surrounded by people with relationship problems, he is feeling doubts about settling into adult life, he meets another girl who might offer him freedom
Solitary man by Brian Koppelman( Visual )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ben Kalmen est un homme d'affaires qui profite de son charisme et de son charme pour séduire des femmes beaucoup plus jeunes que lui, et revivre ainsi sa folle jeunesse, une nuit à la fois. Cela au grand dam de son ex-femme, sa fille, sa nouvelle petite amie et sa belle fille de dix-huit ans. Lorsque Ben part en voyage avec sa belle-fille, il ne va pas tarder à commettre un impair qui risque de tout lui faire perdre..."
Boogie nights by Paul Thomas Anderson( Visual )

34 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a classic back stage tale about a group of actors and producers who try to create artistic porn films
That evening sun by Scott Teems( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fleeing the retirement home where his son abandoned him, Abner Meecham sets out to reclaim his beloved Tennessee farmstead, only to find it's been leased to an old enemy, the volatile Lonzo Choat. After Abner intervenes to protect Choat's daughter from her drunken father's abuse, events spiral toward a startling, violent climax
Masters of sex( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the lives of sex researchers William Masters and Virginia Johnson. Masters, a successful OB/GYN, is conducting a secret study of human sexuality. Soon, he meets Virginia Johnson, a former nightclub singer who is now part of the hospital secretarial staff. He enlists her help with his study, and she quickly proves to be an asset to Masters' work. Together, they delve deeper than anyone before them into the science of sex and later become participants in their own research
Boundaries( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laura is a single mother, who has a constant need to put rescue animals before her. When her estranged, criminally-minded father Jack is kicked out of his retirement home, Laura agrees to drive him to live with her sister. Along for the ride is her bright but troubled son Henry, and an assortment of animal charity cases. Jack convinces Henry to help him sell off his copious supply of marijuana at every stop of their journey, resulting in unexpected reunions with old friends and family
I am Sam : music from and inspired by the motion picture by John Lennon( Recording )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soundtrack to the movie 'I Am Sam' starring Sean Penn & Michelle Pfeiffer. The soundtrack contains 17 Beatles tracks covered by 17 very different and unique artists each taking their own perspective on the classic tunes. With The Black Crowes take on 'Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds', Nick Cave's eerie and subdued 'Let It Be' and amazing renditions of 'You've Got To Hide Your Love Away' and 'Strawberry Fields Forever' by Eddie Vedder and Ben Harper respectively this is one album that will capture the music tastes of all listeners
Skateland( Visual )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For Ritchie Wheeler, a carefree teenager growing up in a small Texas town, Skateland is more than just a local roller rink, it's a fading symbol of friendship and good times. Now, everything's changing and the only thing Ritchie can hang on to is his budding romance with the sweet and beautiful Michelle. But one fateful night will force Ritchie to face the future and make the most important decision of his life
The anniversary party by Alan Cumming( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and French and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novelist Joe and his actress wife Sally throw a party to celebrate the sixth anniversary of their turbulent marriage. At the party both guests and hosts start telling each other the truth-- something rarely heard in Hollywood
Phat bottom tubas by Tennessee Tech Tuba Ensemble( )

3 editions published in 2006 and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boogie nights : music from the original motion picture by Eric Burdon( Recording )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Girls. music from the HBO original series( Recording )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Godzilla : the album( Recording )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hard eight by Paul Thomas Anderson( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and Multiple languages and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sydney (Philip Baker Hall) is a poker-faced professional gambler who serves as guardian angel to unlucky John (John C. Reilly) and a prostitute, Clementine (Gwyneth Paltrow) whom he comes to embrace like family. When the honeymoon of John and Clementine leads to a disastrous hostage situation, Sydney solves the situation. But when a slick casino pro, Jimmy (Samual L. Jackson) threatens to reveal a secret from Sydney's past, Sydney decides to hedge his bets and not leave anything to chance
March by Michael Penn( Recording )

20 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melvin goes to dinner( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melvin goes to dinner with three, almost complete strangers. The frequently funny, but almost always heartfelt conversations go from dating to sex, to religion, to fetishes, to ghosts and everything in between
Zombie spaceship wasteland : a book by Patton Oswalt( Recording )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines a memoir with humorous essays that share the comedian's observations on such topics as Edgar Allan Poe, paying dues in the stand-up comedy circuit, and the inevitable milestones of young creative minds
Whatever : the '90s pop & culture box( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Go back to the decade of grunge rock and dot-coms with this seven-disc, 130 track extravaganza. Whatever includes the biggest hits and most memorable songs of the '90s from the worlds of rock, pop, electonica, rap, hip-hop, and more
Before the music dies( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Never has the grass-roots American music scene been more diverse, or the broadcast and sale of music controlled by so few corporations. Filmmakers Andrew Shapter and Joel Rasmussen traveled the country to find out why, in the midst of so rich a tradition, mainstream music seems so packaged and repetitive, and what the future of American music may be
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Alternative Names
Michael Penn

Michael Penn Amerikaans zanger

Michael Penn Cantautor estadounidense

Michael Penn cantautore e compositore statunitense

Michael Penn musicien américain

Michael Penn US-amerikanischer Musiker

Μάικλ Πεν

Майкл Пенн

Майкл Пенн американський співак, композитор, актор та музичний продюсер

מייקל פן

מייקל פן שחקן אמריקאי

مایکل پن خواننده-ترانه‌سرا، موسیقی‌دان، بازیگر، خواننده، و آهنگساز آمریکایی