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Kwapis, Ken

Overview
Works: 127 works in 299 publications in 7 languages and 12,329 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Farces  Comedy films 
Roles: Director, Film editor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ken Kwapis
The sisterhood of the traveling pants by Amber Tamblyn ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 2,431 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
He's just not that into you by Ken Kwapis ( Visual )
25 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gigi is struggling to find true love while shifting through men who are simply not interested. After her latest date, Conor, has failed to call her. Gigi visits a bar he said he frequented in order to see him. There, she meets Alex, a friend of Conor's who works at the bar. Gigi admits that Connor is not expecting her. Alex explains that Connor isn't interested and takes it upon himself to explain the 'signs' to Gigi. Meanwhile, having just left Gigi, Connor calls his girlfriend Anna. She is at the supermarket and runs into Ben. The two exchange numbers, but Ben finally admits that he is married. Ben walks over to the car where his friend Neil has been waiting. Neil asks Ben what that was about. Neil returns home and is greeted by Beth, his girlfriend. Neil doesn' t believe in marriage and Beth can't understand why. Ben meets Janine, his wife at the townhouse. Anna is friends with Mary. Mary is using the Internet to find love
Big miracle ( Visual )
19 editions published in 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on a true story. A small town news reporter and a Greenpeace volunteer are joined by rival world superpowers to save a family of gray whales trapped by rapidly forming ice in the Arctic Circle
Follow that bird ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kermit, Oscar, Bert, Ernie and Cookie Monster join Big Bird in a bighearted, cross-country adventure. A meddling social worker sends poor Big Bird off to live with a feathered foster family in Illinois. But try as he might, he doesn't fit in and runs away to return to Sesame Street. Now his old friends need to find him before he runs 'afowl' of trouble en route
License to wed ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Newly engaged couple, Ben Murphy and Sadie Jones can't wait to be married and live their life together. The problem is that Sadie's family church, St. Augustine's, is run by Reverend Frank, who won't bless them until they pass his patented, "fool-proof" marriage-prep course. The course consists of outrageous classes, outlandish homework assignments and some outright invasion of privacy. Reverend Frank's rigorous curriculum puts Ben and Sadie's relationship to the test
Dunston checks in ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 5-star hotel turns into a 3-ring circus when an orangutan named Dunston checks in and gets loose in the elegant Majestic Hotel on the eve of the social event of the season
The office ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clock in to The Office for even more inappropriate remarks, uncomfortable silences, and petty behavior. Join Michael Scott, the clueless boss of the Scranton Branch of Dunder Mifflin who 'manages' to create unending comical drama despite his best intentions. Trusy and loyal assistant-to-the-regional manager Dwight Schrute continues to uphold the office honor and more
The beautician and the beast ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hairdresser Joy Miller thinks she's been hired as a beautician in the land of Slovetzia, but gruff, widowed dictator Boris Pochenko thinks she's been hired to tutor his three children
The sisterhood of the traveling pants by Ken Kwapis ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story about a special summer in the lives of four lifelong friends who are separated for the first time. The young women find a pair of jeans that fits each of them perfectly and they decide to use the pants as a way of keeping in touch
Disney's Noah ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A humorous, modern-day twist on the biblical story of Noah's ark
He said, she said ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Just a kiss: Comedy following the lives and loves of six young singles in Manhattan
The Bernie Mac show ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bernie is a famous stand-up comedian living the good life in his Los Angeles home. Life was simple and sweet for the Mac-Man. Then one day Bernie's sister in Chicago is sent on a 'state-sponsored vacation' (rehab) for drug use and her three children: teenage adolescent Vanessa, asthmatic weaseling Jordan, and sweet, innocent Bryana, are taken into Bernie's custody. Raising kids is hard and these three are always giving poor Uncle Bernie trouble
Outsourced ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Welcome to India: a diverse country of exotic cuisine, fascinating cultures, unique social customs, and the home of the Mid America Novelties call center. Unsuspecting management trainee Todd Dempsy is shocked when his job and department are relocated to the chaotic city of Mumbai. The Kansas native makes the jump himself and discovers that his most important work might just be teaching his eclectic group of Indian customer service reps what being American is all about
Sesame Street ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Big Bird is sent to be with his 'own kind,' the Dodos. Big Bird is a disaster as a Dodo and sets off on foot for Sesame St. Can his friends find him before he runs 'afowl' of trouble? Remastered picture and sound, new featurette, and jump to a song feature
The sisterhood of the traveling pants Sisterhood of the traveling pants 2 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In both The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants and its sequel based on Ann Brashares' bestselling novels, teenage friends Tibby, Carmen, Bridget, and Lena have a special way to stay in touch. A pair of thrift-store jeans they discovered while shopping together magically fits each girl, and just may bring the wearer good luck
Vibes by Ken Kwapis ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Psychics Sylvia Pickel and Nick Deezy are hired by a mysterious man to find an ancient treasure in South America. As they trek through Ecuador, their supernatural skills lead them straight into danger, disaster and romance. When the ancient ruins unleash an evil paranormal power, Sylvia and Nick must join psychic forces to save the world
The sisterhood of the traveling pants 2 by Sanaa Hamri ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join the four best friends as they finish their first year of college and dive into a summer of excitement. Bridget journeys to Turkey on an archaeological dig. Carmen plunges into the hectic, creative world of summer theater in Vermont. Lena discovers new love and old heartbreak at the Rhode Island School of Design. Tibby takes a big step in her relationship with Brian in the Big Apple
The Bernie Mac show ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains 6 episodes from the first season
The Beniker gang ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Six parentless kids ranging in age from 5 to 18 run away from the orphanage and, as a family, successfully establish a household miles away until local do-gooders begin investigating
The Bernie Mac show ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains 6 episodes from the first season
 
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Alternative Names
Kwapis, Kenneth William, 1957-
Languages
English (143)
French (10)
Spanish (6)
German (3)
Italian (2)
Russian (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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