WorldCat Identities

Lurie, Evan

Works: 110 works in 212 publications in 6 languages and 4,584 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Children's songs  Television music  Film adaptations  Fiction  Music 
Roles: Composer, Author, Actor, Performer, Instrumentalist, Author of screenplay, Compiler, Conductor, Arranger
Classifications: M1990, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Evan Lurie
The Backyardigans by Evan Lurie( Recording )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of songs featured on the Nick Jr. television program The Backyardigans
The backyardigans ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"It's great to be a ghost!": Pablo, Tyrone and Uniqua are ghosts, haunting an old house to the sounds of '20s-style jazz. "Monster detective": Sixties-syle rock underscore Tyrone's adventure as a no-nonsense detective helping his client Uniqua to retrieve her soccer ball. "The key to the Nile": Princess CleoTasha and her royal servants try to end ancient Egypt's drought by finding three gifts for Sphinx Uniqua. "Pirate treasure": Captains Uniqua and Austin sail the high seas in search of treasure
The Backyardigans ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join the adventure as Pablo, Tyrone, and Tasha go on their very own secret operation to save the elephants
Interview by Steve Buscemi( Visual )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first of three planned remakes of Van Gogh films. Pierre Peders is no stranger to violence and inhumanity, he made his name as a war reporter. He is sent on a clearly beneath-him assignment to meet a soap star. After making a mess of the interview he later winds up at her Manhattan loft apartment
Happy accidents by Brad Anderson( Visual )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ruby is a neurotic with an unhappy track record concerning men and Sam is an oddball who is afraid of small dogs and has a barcode tattooed to his arm. Slowly, Sam begins to reveal his "past." He tells her that he is from the Dubuque of the future and that he hails from a family who believe that reproduction should occur the old-fashioned, fun way as opposed to the cloning method. Ruby is amused until she realizes that he's not kidding. After a series of arguments, he agrees to visit Ruby's analyst, which yields unexpected results
Lonesome Jim by Steve Buscemi( Visual )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and German and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jim is a young man who, after deciding he can't make it on his own, moves back to his hometown in Indiana, under his parents' roof. He's saved from his family's dysfunction by a local woman and her son, who sees him as a father figure
The whole shebang ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Tragedy meets comedy when the bumbling and passionate Giovanni Bazinni ... travels to America from Italy to save his famly's fireworks business and falls for his cousin's beautiful widow Val"--Container
Oswald ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Odd one out: Oswald feels left out when his best friend Henry's cousin Louie visits from the Frozen North -- Goodbye best friend: Henry decides to return to the Frozen North with Louie, but can he really leave Big City and all his friends? -- Friends indeed: Oswald finds himself caught in the middle of an argument between his friends Henry and Daisy -- Sammy Starfish live: Oswald has an adventure at the live performance of his favorite star, Sammy Starfish
Oswald ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A day at the beach: Oswald, Weenie and Daisy can't wait to get in the water at Big Beach. The sand sculpture contest: Oswald is the judge at the Annual Big City Sand Sculpture Contest. The tomato garden: Oswald and Weenie love red, ripe, juicy tomatoes, so they start a garden. Bird watching: Daisy wants to go bird watching with Oswald, but she's a little too full of energy to stay still
Lisa Picard is famous ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A witty, yet poignant cinema vérité documenting the life of a struggling New York actress who hopes to get more than a fleeting taste of fame when a racy cereal commercial brings her unexpected national notoriety. An earnest documentarian, who senses this actress's dreams are about to be fully realized, tracks her every move, attempting to capture the essence of someone in the seconds preceding their 15 minutes of fame. How do they walk, dress and act? Complicating matters even further is the fact that our objective documentarian is not so secretly hoping that this documentary about fame will help propel him to fame as well
All revved up ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After the wrong woman is ripped off twice by a garage owner involved in a stolen car scam, she assembles two of her offbeat friends to help avenge the wrong doing
Il piccolo diavolo ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 400 year old devil escapes from hell and finds a home in an Italian matron. Walter Matthau, a priest, performs an exorcism to rid the woman of the devil. The priest and the devil, who knows nothing of the current world, become friends
The backyardigans ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Travel back in time for a prehistoric party, and race around the world, with the singing, dancing adventures of The Backyardigans"--Container
Hologram man ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a psycho terrorist is finally brought to justice, he is sentenced to serve his prison term in Holographic Statis, where the mind and soul are stored on a computer. But his gang of killers break into the computer, turning him into a literal hologram
Il Mostro ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in Italian and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A vicious serial killer is on the loose committing rape and murder. Landscape gardener and shop-window outfitter Loris is the prime suspect, due to his unfortunate habit of getting caught in compromising yet innocent situations. An undercover policewoman is assigned to watch the suspect and find evidence for his arrest
Trees Lounge by Steve Buscemi( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tommy has lost his job and his girlfriend, and the only thing left in his life is the bar in his Long Island neighborhood, Trees Lounge, and its eccentric regulars
The kill-off ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Operating from the bed in her ramshackle home in a dirtball New Jersey town, the gossip woman keeps a network of shady characters in check. Her husband, who serves her breakfast in bed while keeping a hooker on the side begins to inquire about a stash of cash she has stowed away. After that she knows one of them is going to die
Johnny Stecchino by Roberto Benigni( Visual )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in Italian and French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dante, candido autista di un pulmino per handicappati, è il sosia di un boss pentito che la mafia vuole eliminare. Attirato a Palermo dalla donna del boss, che lo vuole usare come bersaglio per salvare la vita al suo uomo, viene salvato dalla sua ingenuità. (Mereghetti)
Selling water by the side of the river by Evan Lurie( Recording )
3 editions published in 1990 and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American kickboxer 2 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in Spanish and English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A kickboxer with an attitude joins a mean cop to rescue a child who has been kidnapped by a murderous psychotic
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