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McKay, Craig

Overview
Works: 56 works in 148 publications in 5 languages and 16,389 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Conspiracy films  Comedy films  History  Historical films  Romance films  Detective and mystery films  Legal films 
Roles: Film editor, edm, Editor, Director, Producer, Other, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Craig McKay
Philadelphia by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Philadelphia lawyer stricken with AIDS seeks assistance from a homophobic personal injury attorney when a prestigious Philadelphia law firm fires him for incompetence
The silence of the lambs by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FBI agent Clarice Starling is assigned to help find a missing woman to save her from a psychopathic serial killer who skins his victims. Clarice attempts to gain a better insight into the twisted mind of the killer by talking to another psychopath, Hannibal Lecter, who used to be a respected psychiatrist
Babies by Thomas Balmès( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventure of a lifetime begins ... with babies. Directed by award-winning filmmaker Thomas Balmes, from an original idea by producer Alain Chabat, this visually stunning film follows four babies during their first year on earth - from first breath to first steps. Across borders and cultures, from Mongolia to Namibia to San Francisco to Tokyo, Babies re-defines the nonfiction art form and joyfully captures the earliest stages of the human journey that are both unique and universal to us all. Exploring the world of its tiny heroes in locations that are worlds apart - the Namibian savannah, the Mongolian steppe, a Japanese megalopolis and sunny California - Babies makes a universal statement with strength and passion. Babies is a visual and sensorial experience that will reveal the most basic human emotions. Apart from establishing shots of locations and seasons, and close-ups of the baby's physical environment, the film is composed of the unique moments that, as every parent knows, punctuate a child's first year and tell a fascinating story. Every shot tells a story by its content and its framing, confronting the baby with a world that seems gigantic, potentially hostile or simply needing to be explored
Maid in Manhattan by Wayne Wang( Visual )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A struggling single mom takes a job as a chambermaid at a luxury hotel in New York. She meets and falls in love with a sauve and sophisticated heir to an American political dynasty, who mistakes her for a society woman. When her real identity is revealed, the reality about their separate lives sets in
Reds by Warren Beatty( Visual )

4 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 1,491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cinque anni della vita del giornalista americano John Reed e della sua compagna Louise Bryant, dal 1915 al 1920, dalla vita bohémienne del Greenwich Village al diretto coinvolgimento nella rivoluzione sovietica e nel dibattito della Seconda Internazionale. (Mereghetti)
K-PAX by Iain Softley( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychiatrist begins treating a patient who claims to be an alien from the distant planet of K-PAX
The Manchurian candidate by John Frankenheimer( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A U.S. Army platoon, captured in the Korean conflict, is whisked to Manchuria for three nightmarish days of experimental drug-and-hypnosis-induced conditioning to carry out the orders of the enemy upon release. When a decorated Korean War veteran who has been brainwashed starts to commit political assassinations, his old military commander begins to suspect and must stop him
Sin nombre by Cary Joji Fukunaga( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 1,291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teenage Honduran girl forms an unlikely friendship with a Mexican gang member who is helping to smuggle her family into the United States
Surviving Christmas by Mike Mitchell( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drew Latham is a wealthy executive leading an empty, shallow life. Facing another lonely Christmas ahead, Drew wants to revisit his old childhood home and possibly relive some of his old holiday memories. But when he arrives, he finds that the house where he was raised is now no longer the home he grew up in. Owned by another family, Drew offers a nice financial reward that has the family all a buzz. But is Drew's generous cash offer only the beginning of an annoying visitor or will everyone be able to find the true holiday spirit?
Ain't them bodies saints by David Lowery( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four years ago, impassioned young outlaw couple Bob Muldoon and Ruth Guthrie were apprehended in the Texas hills during a shootout that left a local officer wounded by a bullet from Ruth's gun. Taking the blame, Bob was sentenced to 25 years in prison. After having engineered a daring escape, Bob is now determined to reconnect with the love of his life and meet the daughter who was born while he was incarcerated. But the journey back won't be easy, and the powers that be threaten to keep the two lovers apart forever
Something wild( Visual )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A straitlaced businessman meets a quirky, free-spirited woman at a downtown New York greasy spoon. Her offer of a ride back to his office results in a lunchtime motel rendezvous--just the beginning of a capricious interstate road trip that brings the two face-to-face with their hidden selves"--Container
Melvin and Howard by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, hard-luck milkman Melvin Dummar picks up a bum in the Nevada desert. The old man claims to be Howard Hughes and eight years later, Dummar finds himself a beneficiary in the Hughes will. Dummar becomes an instant celebrity while trying to cash in on the fortune
Something wild( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A staid, respectable Wall Street tax consultant embarks on a crazy, erotic, wild, but ultimately dangerous, weekend
Miami blues by George Armitage( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Junior Frenger, a smooth-talking, good-looking ex-con who borders on the psychotic, has Detective Hoke Moseley hot on his trail after he kills a Hare Krishna, robs a pickpocket and steals Moseley's badge and gun--Junior's running around town playing cops and robbers on both sides of the law
A map of the world( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alice and Howard have moved to a small town to pursue Howard's dream of owning a farm. While taking care of a friend's child, tragedy strikes. Alice must then fight to find forgiveness, not only from her friend and the town, but also from herself
The conspirator by Robert Redford( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in German and English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the wake of Abraham Lincoln's assassination, seven men and one woman are arrested and charged with conspiring to kill the President, the Vice-President, and the Secretary of State. The lone woman charged, Mary Surratt, 42, owns a boarding house where John Wilkes Booth and others met and planned the simultaneous attacks. Against the ominous back-drop of post-Civil War Washington, newly-minted lawyer Frederick Aiken, a 28-year-old Union war hero, reluctantly agrees to defend Surratt before a military tribunal. As the trial unfolds, Aiken realizes his client may be innocent and that she is being used as bait and hostage in order to capture the only conspirator to have escaped a massive manhunt--her own son
The silence of the lambs( Visual )

5 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this chilling adaptation of the best-selling novel by Thomas Harris, the astonishingly versatile director Jonathan Demme crafted a taut psychological thriller about an American obsession: serial murder. As Clarice Sterling, an FBI trainee who enlists the help of the infamous Hannibal "the Cannibal" Lecter to gain insight into the mind of another killer, Jodie Foster subverts classic gender dynamics and gives one of the most memorable performances of her career. As her foil, Anthony Hopkins is the archetypal antihero--cultured, quick-witted, and savagely murderous--delivering a harrowing portrait of humanity gone terribly wrong. A gripping police procedural and a disquieting immersion into a twisted psyche, The Silence of the Lambs swept the Academy Awards (best picture, director, screenplay, actress, actor) and remains a cultural touchstone"--Container
Holocaust : the story of the family Weiss by Marvin J Chomsky( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the tragedy and triumph of the Weiss family of Berlin and intertwines their fate as European Jews with the story of a German family, the Dorfs, whose members include a high-ranking Nazi officer. Kristallnacht, the "night of broken glass" occurs and the Weiss family suffer a series of unspeakable tragedies in the aftermath
Mad Dog and Glory by John McNaughton( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two-time Oscar winner Robert De Niro teams up with Uma Thurman and Bill Murray in this wildly offbeat, adventure-filled love story that proves when trouble comes, anything goes. When shy, soft-spoken Chicago detective Wayne "Mad Dog" Dobie (De Niro) inadvertently saves the life of local gangster Frank Milo (Murray), he's the reluctant recipient of an unusual one week "thank you" gift - a beautiful bartender named Glory (Thurman)! Before the week is out, the two have fallen madly in love, making for a murderous showdown with Milo. Now Dobie must live up to his ironic nickname or it will be "no guts, no Glory" in this heartwarming comedy
Subway stories : tales from the underground( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film tells the adventures that await those who venture into New York's serpentine subway system
 
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