WorldCat Identities

Short, Martin 1950-

Overview
Works: 377 works in 1,206 publications in 5 languages and 55,151 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Animated films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Computer animation films  Christmas films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Singer, Librettist, Author, Other, Translator, vac, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Martin Short
The Spiderwick chronicles by Tony DiTerlizzi( Visual )

29 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The moment the Grace family moves into the dilapidated Spiderwick Estate, strange things begin to happen. Jared is a curious, adventurous boy who quickly seeks out and finds the hidden laboratory of his great great uncle Arthur Spiderwick. He unleashes a mysterious force when he locates a field guide full of the secrets of the magical creatures that inhabit the forest surrounding the mansion. His twin brother Simon is calm and reserved. He is the intellectual twin, but is rapidly drawn into the fantastical world of fairies and goblins. Older sister Mallory and their mom are harder to convince, but after the almighty and ruthless ogre leader Mulgarath begins to attack the home, the entire family must band together to combat the hordes of goblins and creatures that lurk just outside
Santa Clause 3 : the escape clause( Visual )

21 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 1,847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With another Christmas season fast approaching, Santa Claus/Scott Calvin is feeling even more pressure. Mrs. Claus is expecting a little Claus. She is also longing for the company of some "tall people." So Scott agrees to let her parents visit as long as they believe that they're really in Canada rather than at the North Pole. Further complicating matters is a visit by Scott's ex-wife, her husband, and their daughter, Lucy. A member of the Council of Legendary Figures, Jack Frost is a very bad boy. He is supremely jealous of the figures who have their own holidays, especially Santa. So he launches a plan to sabotage the toy factory and compel Scott to invoke the little-known Escape Clause and wish he'd never become Santa. The resulting evocation has Scott rewinding 12 years and juggles a full house of family and the mischievous Jack Frost, who is scheming to take over the 'big guy's' holiday
Treasure planet by Ron Clements( Visual )

23 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a space version of the classic "Treasure Island," the boy Jim Hawkins and the cyborg cook John Silver travel the galaxy in search of Captain Flint's treasure
101 dalmatians II by Walt Disney( Visual )

22 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patch dreams of being a "One-of-a-kind Wonder Dog" like his TV-hero, Thunderbolt. When Patch is accidentally separated from the rest of the family, he takes the opportunity to try to meet his hero, and ends up as his sidekick as they rescue Patch's dognapped family from Cruella de Vil
Barbie as The princess and the pauper by Artist Not Provided( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a princess and a pauper who were worlds apart in lifestyles, yet identical in looks. When chance brings them together, it becomes the beginning of a great adventure and a friendship that will last a lifetieme. When Anneliese is captured, Erika must pretend to be the princess to help find out what has happened and to save the real princess. In the end, the magic of love and friendship triumphs and the kingdom is saved
Father of the Bride by Charles Shyer( Visual )

24 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 1,682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father deals with his only daughter's lavish wedding. New bonus features include a look behind the scenes and an interview with Steve Martin and Martin Short
The wind rises by Tatsuo Hori( Visual )

24 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 1,606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jiro dreams of flying and designing beautiful airplanes, inspired by the famous Italian aeronautical designer Caproni. Nearsighted from a young age and unable to be a pilot, Jiro joins a major Japanese engineering company in 1927 and becomes one of the world's most innovative and accomplished airplane designers. Jiro meets and falls in love with Nahoko, and grows and cherishes his friendship with his colleague Honjo. The film chronicles much of his life, depicting key historical events
Frankenweenie( Visual )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Victor conducts a science experiment that will bring his dog Sparky back to life, only to face unintended, sometimes monstrous consequences
Three Amigos! by John Landis( Visual )

43 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Three Amigos, a silent screen comedy act, arrive in a remote Mexican hamlet for what they think is a lucrative personal appearance, only to discover that they are expected to save the village from a terrorizing gang of bandits
Jimmy Neutron, boy genius by John A Davis( Visual )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy Neutron is trying to make contact with an alien civilisation
Madagascar 3 : Europe's most wanted by Eric Darnell( Visual )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex, Marty, Melman and Gloria are on the run through Europe in this wildly-entertaining and outrageous comedy. With the fame-loving King Julien and take-charge Penguins, the whole crew joins the circus to escape Captain Dubois of Animal Control
The prince of Egypt by Brenda Chapman( Visual )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated retelling of the early life of Moses, up through the triumphant crossing of the Red Sea
Mars attacks! by Tim Burton( Visual )

25 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little green men from Mars attack Earth in an attempt to wipe out the human race. Earth fights back with an unexpected weapon. Take that, Martians!
Father of the bride part II by Nancy Meyers( Visual )

21 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While George Banks is trying to recapture his youth his daughter and wife announce they are pregnant
Hoodwinked too! : Hood vs. evil( Visual )

12 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Red ... [is] training with a mysterious covert group called the Sisters of the Hood. But Red is forced to cut her training short when she gets an urgent call from Nicky Flippers ..., the head of the super secret Happily Ever After Agency, aka the HEA. A wicked witch ... has abducted two innocent children, Hansel ... and Gretel ..., and Nicky needs the whole Hoodwinked gang--Red, Granny ..., the ever-clueless Wolf ..., and his over-caffeinated little partner, Twitchy ..., for the search and rescue mission"--Container
Legends of Oz : Dorothy's return by Lea Michele( Visual )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothy's only just returned home from her first incredible journey to Oz, but she's already being called back for another adventure! After waking to post-tornado Kansas, Dorothy and Toto are whisked to Oz on a magical rainbow mover sent by their old friends the Scarecrow, the Lion and the Tin Man. Time in Oz has passed much faster than back in Kansas, and Dorothy discovers that the Jester, the devious brother of the Wicked Witch of the West, is taking Oz over one region at a time
Frankenweenie by Tim Burton( Visual )

45 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Victor conducts a science experiment that will bring his dog Sparky back to life, only to face unintended, sometimes monstrous consequences
Jungle2jungle by Tim Allen( Visual )

17 editions published between 1997 and 2018 in English and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Michael Cromwell, king of Wall Street jungle, travels to the Amazon to finalize the divorce from his wife, a jungle doctor, she reveals that he has a blowdart-shooting, giant spider-carrying 13-year-old son
Johnny Appleseed by Johnny Appleseed( Visual )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny Appleseed, the American legend, who traveled the frontier wearing a burlap sack, sporting a pot for a hat, and carrying a pouch full of apple seeds
Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alice slips down a rabbit hole into Wonderland, where she meets zany characters like the Cheshire Cat and the Mad Hatter and has a series of strange, dream-like adventures
 
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