WorldCat Identities

Shawn, Dick

Overview
Works: 95 works in 239 publications in 4 languages and 8,528 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Musical films  Juvenile works  Children's television programs  Children's films  Christmas television programs  Road films  Television adaptations  Animated television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dick Shawn
It's a mad, mad, mad, mad world by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

18 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 1,511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a goofy assortment of motorists unexpectedly learn the whereabouts of a stolen fortune, they speed off on a side-splitting, car-bashing race for the loot
The producers by Mel Brooks( Visual )

38 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A legendary producer and his mild-mannered accountant face catastrophe when their play unexpectedly becomes a success
The year without a Santa Claus( Visual )

16 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 1,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year without a Santa Claus: When Santa decides to take Christmas off, two elves go to find children to convince Santa to come back, but first they have to get past the Heat Miser and the Snow Miser
Mel Brooks' The Producers( Visual )

7 editions published between 1968 and 2005 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Low-rent Broadway producer Max Bialystock and his high-strung accountant Leo Bloom discover that, with the help of a few gullible investors, they can make more money on a flop than on a hit. Armed with the worst show ever written and an equally horrific cast, this double-dealing duo is banking on disaster. But when their sure-to-offend musical becomes a surprise hit, they find themselves in the middle of a Broadway blitzkrieg"--Container
The Emperor's new clothes by Doris Chase( Visual )

11 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two con men arrive at the emperor's fashion show and plot to sell their clothes to him. The clothes are supposedly invisible to all but the wise and the worthy
Faerie tale theatre( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This award-winning series brings to life 26 of the most magical classic fairy tales from 1982-1985, now digitally remastered. Special features include the special best-of episode never before on DVD, Grimm Party; interactive trivia; memory games; and more!
Love at first bite by Stan Dragoti( Visual )

5 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With no place to go after being evicted from Transylvania, Dracula takes up residence in New York City, where he must fend off a descendent of the vampire-killing Van Helsings if he wants to make his love interest into his eternal bride
Shelley Duvall's Faerie tale theatre( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Emperor's new clothes: con-artists who fool a vain and ruthless Emperor into believing that they can create the most exquisite of clothes that are invisible to those who are foolish or unworthy ; The nightingale: The Emperor of Cathay lives in a porcelain palace with his courtiers and riches, but completely cut off from any real people. When he hears about a magical bird called the nightingale and it's exquisite song, he demands an audience with it ; The Snow Queen: Gerda and Kay enter the frozen land of the Snow Queen to learn some much-needed lessons about love and friendship ; Thumbelina: A lonely char-woman is given a magical barley seed, which sprouts into a lovely flower. When the flower opens, out pops
Careful release protocols for sea turtle release with minimal injury by Sheryan P Epperly( )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[S]ea turtle handling protocols, prepared by NOAA Fisheries Southeast Fisheries Science Center, describe the tools and techniques for removing fishing gear from incidentally captured sea turtles and other bycatch species. ... The required and recommended equipment and techniques described here are intended to reduce sea turtle injury and promote post-release survival. ... Although these guidelines were written for sea turtle release, this equipment should also be used for all bycatch species to reduce mortality"--Introduction
Evil Roy Slade( Visual )

7 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spoof of the western film genre in which good triumphs over evil. Rascally scoundrel Evil Roy Slade (Astin) struggles to become an honest man to win the love of a beautiful women
Procedimientos casi inocous para las suelta de tortugas marinas by Sheryan P Epperly( )

1 edition published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phương thức thả rùa biên mọt cách thận trong đê ít gây thương tích nhât by Sheryan P Epperly( )

1 edition published in 2004 in Vietnamese and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What did you do in the war, daddy? by Blake Edwards( Visual )

9 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It's World War II Italy and by-the-book Captain Lionel Cash ([Dick] Shawn) is sent by his general ([Carroll] O'Connor) to take over a troop of misfit soldiers, led by the wily and resourceful Lieutenant Christian ([James] Coburn)"--Container
It's a mad, mad, mad, mad world( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a winding desert highway, eight vacation-bound motorists share an experience that alters their plans, and their lives! After a mysterious stranger divulges the location of a stolen fortune, they each speed off in a mind-bending, car-bashing race for the loot, and the most sidesplitting laugh fest in history
Rock Hudson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spiral road: When an opportunistic physician (Rock Hudson) travels to the jungles of Java, a shocking meeting with a black magic witch doctor forces him to re-evaluate his selfish past
Shelley Duvall's faerie tale theatre( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

26 episodes of the award-winning television series originally televised from 1982-87
Mel Brooks' The producers( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A producer and his accountant face catastrophe when their play unexpectedly becomes a success
The producers : the original soundtrack recording by John Morris( Recording )

6 editions published between 1968 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nebish accountant Leo Bloom (Gene Wilder) and his broke, theatrical producer-client Max Bialystock (Zero Mostel) cook up a money making plot that can't fail: get some old ladies to invest high on a show that is a sure-fire flop, and walk away rich when the play shuts down after one night. Social comment, slapstick and broad humor all merge in this homage to corruption and cluelessness. The script was brilliant and Wilder's breakthrough performance earned him a nod for Best Supporting Actor. Kenneth Mars is brilliant as "Springtime For Hitler" playwright Franz Liebkind and Christopher Hewett is unforgettable as foo-foo director Roger De Bris. Dick Shawn steals the whole show as Lorenzo St. Du Bois (a.k.a. LSD), the hipster Hitler who exclaims "baby" at the end of every sentence
The jolly holiday collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 1974 and 2017 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year without a Santa Claus: Mrs. Claus and two elves are tasked with saving the spirit of Christmas
Classic Christmas favorites : [10 holiday favorites]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"All in one evergreen collection: 10 animated special's you've grown up with and loved - including 3 new to DVD!"--Container
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Faerie tale theatre
Alternative Names
Dick Shawn acteur américain

Dick Shawn Amerikaans acteur (1923-1987)

Dick Shawn amerikansk skådespelare

Dick Shawn amerikansk skodespelar

Dick Shawn amerikansk skuespiller

Dick Shawn attore statunitense

Dick Shawn US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Schulefand, Richard

Schulefand, Richard, 1924-1987

Дик Шоун

دیک شاون بازیگر آمریکایی

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The year without a Santa ClausFaerie tale theatre