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Bailey, John 1942 August 10-

Works: 121 works in 318 publications in 8 languages and 19,123 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Musical films  Biography  Television adaptations  Fiction  Humor 
Roles: Cinematographer , Director, Photographer, Illustrator, Scenarist, Author of introduction, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by John Bailey
How to lose a guy in 10 days ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 2,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Andi is the "How to" girl at an up-and-coming women's magazine who need to prove she can pick up any guy and dump him in 10 days. And in order for Ben to win an advertising presentation he needs to prove he can make any woman fall in love with him in 10 days. Now that they are a "couple" and the clock is ticking, anything goes
Divine secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood by Callie Khouri ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and German and held by 2,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Like mother, like daughter. Neither a hard-as-nails New York playwright nor her flaky Louisiana mother will take the necessary steps to mend their long-time rift. No, this is a job for the Sisterhood, sworn life-long friends who stage an outlandish "intervention" to bring daughter and mother back together again
Must love dogs by Gary David Goldberg ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 2,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Must love dogs: Sarah Nolan is divorced, demoralize and dateless until her sister posts her profile on Now she has a lot of dates, mainly with weirdos, weepers, lechers and jocks. Then she meets Jake, a soulful boat builder whose idea of true love comes straight from the movies. Jake is attractive, smart and maybe a bit too intense for Sarah, so she passes him by. But in passing him up, she may be passing up a real chance for love. You've got mail: A romance in which superstore book chain magnate and cozy children's bookshop owner Ryan are anonymous e-mail cyberpals who fall head over--laptops in love, unaware that they are combative business rivals
Ramona and Beezus by Elizabeth Allen ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ramona is a little girl with a very big imagination and a nose for mischief. Her playful antics keep everyone in her loving family on their toes, including her older sister Beezus
Ordinary people by Robert Redford ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An upper-middle-class family's "ordinary" existence is shattered by the death of the eldest son in a boating accident
Country strong ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Soon after a rising young singer-songwriter gets involved with a fallen, emotionally unstable country star, the pair embark on a career resurrection tour steered by her husband/manager, that includes a beauty-queen-turned-singer. Between the concerts, romantic entanglements and old demons threaten to derail them all
The way way back ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While fourteen year old Duncan is being dragged on a family trip with his mom and her overbearing boyfriend, he finds a gregarious friend at a local water park. The two form a powerful bond as Duncan learns to swim through the challenges of life, love, family and friendship, resulting in a vacation he'll never forget
The sisterhood of the traveling pants by Amber Tamblyn ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four lifelong friends will be spending their summer separated for the first time. On a shopping trip, the young women find a pair of thrift-shop jeans that fits each of them perfectly and decide to use the pants as a way of keeping in touch over the months ahead. Each one of the friends will wear the jeans for a week to see what luck they bring to her before sending them on to the next. Though miles apart, the four friends still experience life, love and loss together in a summer that they will never forget
Groundhog Day by Harold Ramis ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Phil, hombre del tiempo de una cadena de televisión, es enviado un año más a Punxstawnwey, a cubrir la información del festival de El día de la marmota. En el viaje de regreso, Phil y su equipo se ven sorprendidos por una tormenta que les obliga a regresar a la pequeña ciudad. A la mañana siguiente, al levantarse, Phil escucha en el radiodespertador el mismo programa que la mañana anterior
My blue heaven ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Witness Protection Program is turned upside down by a mob informant and an FBI agent
The accidental tourist by Lawrence Kasdan ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Macon, un autor de guías de viajes para hombres de negocios, ha sufrido un duro golpe al morir su hijo en accidente. A medida que va cayendo en la apatía, su universo personal y familiar se desmorona, y su mujer le abandona. Un día Macon conoce por casualidad a la extravagante Muriel
The producers by Susan Stroman ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Max Bialystock was once the king of Broadway, but now he only seems to be able produce flops. Things turn around for Max when he's visited by the neurotic accountant Leo Bloom, who proposes a scheme tailor-made for producers who can only make flops: raise far more money than you need, then make sure the show is despised. No one will be interested in it, so you can pocket the surplus. With this in mind, they decide to produce a musical called 'Springtime for Hitler' written by escaped Nazi Franz Liebken. Then they get the insanely flamboyant Roger De Bris to direct and hire the loopy Swedish bombsheel Ulla as the lead actress
Mishima a life in four chapters by Paul Schrader ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in Japanese and English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the life of Japan's most prolific modern author, who killed himself on the entranceway to the Japanese Eastern Army Headquarters after he was blocked in his bid to take it over
The kid stays in the picture by Brett Morgen ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Legendary Hollywood producer Robert Evans, the man behind such films as Rosemary's baby, Love story, Chinatown, and The Godfather - tells it like it is and was in Hollywood. Includes his appeal to the Board of Directors short film that saved Paramount Pictures in 1970
Nobody's fool ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and German and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this affectionate story of small town life in upstate New York, Sully, a fitfully employed 60-year-old construction worker, is a cheerful curmudgeon who has made a lifetime of bad decisions. He unexpectedly has a chance to make right some of them when his estranged son and grandson drop back into his life
As good as it gets by James L Brooks ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Melvin Udall, autore di romanzi sentimentali, la misantropia è fondata su ossessive turbe maniacali. Le circostanze l'obbligano a prendersi cura del cagnetto di un coinquilino, da lui odiato quasi quanto gli esseri umani, e poi del suo padrone, pittore gay ridotto su una sedia a rotelle da un'aggressione. Grazie a loro e a una cameriera di cui si innamora, il misantropo subisce una metamofosi, cioè guarisce. (Morandini)
The anniversary party ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 313 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
China moon by John Bailey ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Veteran homicide detective Kyle Bodine must learn the secrets of his lover's sordid past and her role in her husband's mysterious death, before it's too late
Incident at Loch Ness by Zak Penn ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When renowned director Werner Herzog and fellow filmmaker Zak Penn set off to explore the legend of Scotland's Loch Ness monster, they uncover much more than they bargained for. Unexplained sightings of the creature and chaos among the crew create an uneasy feeling that things aren't what they seem. But what really happened on the infamous lake remains a mystery. Poses the provocative question - where does myth end and reality begin?
The search for signs of inteligint [sic] life in the universe ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lily Tomlin plays the dozen parts in this comedy about the latter part of the twentieth century. Nominated for two Emmy Awards. Tony Award winner, best actress in a play
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Alternative Names
Bailey, J. K.
Bailey, John, 1942 Aug. 10-
Bailey, John Ira, 1942-
English (91)
Spanish (13)
German (12)
French (4)
Japanese (2)
Italian (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Polish (1)