WorldCat Identities

Tavera, Michael

Works: 12 works in 56 publications in 5 languages and 7,325 library holdings
Genres: Children's films  Juvenile works  Animated films  Drama  Fiction  Animal films  Science fiction films  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Children's television programs 
Roles: Composer, Musician
Classifications: PN1997.5.L353, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Michael Tavera
The land before time by Universal Cartoon Studios( Visual )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Littlefoot, Cera, Spike, Ducky and Petrie are back in an enchanting new, feature-length adventure from the beloved The Land Before Time® series! Littlefoot has witnessed an amazing sight: a 'stone of cold fire' that fell through the night sky and landed somewhere in the Smoking Mountains. But Littlefoot is the only one in the Great Valley who saw the stone and he can't find anyone who believes him. Petrie's long-lost uncle, Pterano, offers encouragement, but Petrie and his friends don't know that the shady Pterano has his own reasons for wanting to fin the stone, which he believes has special powers. Searching for the truth, the young dinos venture out into the Mysterious Beyond...and enter a thrilling adventure beyond their wildest imaginations! With beautiful animation, delightful songs and an unforgettable lesson about the value of friendship, this is a film families will cherish."--Back Cover
The land before time II : the great valley adventure by Universal Home Entertainment Productions (Firm)( Visual )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Everybody's favorite prehistoric pals are back! Join Littlefoot, Cera, Spike, Ducky and Petrie in this delightful, all-new feature-length movie. It's an exciting treat, filled with original songs, brilliant animation, and the beloved dinosaurs from the family classic, THe Land Before TIme®. The enchanting tale continues in the beautiful, peaceful Great Valley where Littlefoot and his plant-eating friends live and play under the watchful eyes of their parents. But when mischievous Cera coaxes the group into the forbidden Mysterious Beyond, they soon find themselves in big trouble! The excitement begins when they encounter two egg-snatching struthiomimuses named Ozzie and Strut, a thundering landslide, a pair of ferocious Sharpteeth, and most amazing of all, a mysterious egg that's just about to hatch! In the course of their surprising adventure, Littlefoot and company learn just how hard it is to be a grown-up - and how nice it is to be a kid! - in this captivating story of hope, love and trust."--Back cover
The land before time by Universal Home Entertainment Productions (Firm)( Visual )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Your favorite dinosaur friends from the Great Valley are back for the coolest adventure of their lives, in The Land Before TIme®: The Big Freeze. In this chilling and thrilling new escapade, snow falls in the Valley for the first time, puzzling and enchanting everyone. It's not long before they all realize that these fun and fluffy white flakes are threatening their survival. But Littlefoot, Cera, Ducky and Petrie are more worried about Spike. A visiting Stegosaurus herd fascinates Spike, who decides to join them on their journey to escape the freeze. When Ducky secretly follows him into the Mysterious Beyond, Littlefoot, Cera, and Petrie decide to brave the icy weather to bring back their missing friends. Know-it-all Mr. Thicknose (voice of Emmy Award-winning actor Robert Guillaume) insists on going along and soon discovers he has lessons to learn from the young ones. The magical animation, enchanting songs, and touching story about friendship and family make The Land Before Time®: The Big Freeze a captivating film that will warm your family's heart and provide an avalanche of fun for years to come."--Back Cover
The land before time by Universal Home Entertainment Productions (Firm)( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Littlefoot, Cera, Spike, Petrie and Ducky resurface in an enchanting all-new musical story about the wonders of discovery. When heavy rains create a mysterious 'new water,' Littlefoot sets off to explore the Great Valley. He quickly becomes friends with Mo, a prank-playing dolphin-like creature who can't find his way back to the Big Water. Littlefoot ad his prehistoric pals come to the rescue, evade a scary sharptooth and prove the value of courage, friendship and diversity in this exciting new adventure! Featuring all-new original songs, including 'No One Has to Be Alone,' sung by Donny Osmond."--Back Cover
Honey, we shrunk ourselves! by Rick Moranis( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this sequel to Honey, I shrunk the kids and Honey, I blew up the kid, absent-minded inventor Wayne Szalinski uses his shrink machine once more and a glitch shrinks Wayne, his brother and their wives. Thinking they have the house to themselves, the kids get into mischief unaware that their tiny parents are watching
Cinderella II : dreams come true ; Cinderella III : a twist in time( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cinderella III: a twist in time: Princess Cinderella's Evil Stepmother gets her hands on Fairy Godmother's magic wand and uses it to erase the Prince's memories and turn back the clock. It's up to Jaq and Gus to save Cinderella
Tom and Jerry. original movie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom and Jerry become involved in the world of espionage, when Tom inadvertently gets his paws on a top secret code, which all the spies are after
On native soil( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True story of the tragic events of 9/11, based on the Commission Report study. Features interviews with family members, John McCain, Joe Lieberman and Max Cleland
Super Mario world( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six episodes from the Super Mario world television program featuring Mario, Luigi, and Princess Toadstool now living with Yoshi in Dinosaur Land, a world populated with cavepeople including a preadolescent caveman named Oogtar
Mucha lucha!( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the greatest evil the world has ever known - El Malefico - surfaces from the dark recesses of the Earth, it's up to Rikochet, Buena Girl and The Flea to mask-wrestle him back! Their challenge begins with a quest around the globe for the artifacts of bueno-ness and ends in Las Vegas with the match to end all matches. . . .literally!
The Secret Saturdays( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Saturdays are a daring family of scientists with a mission to protect the secret artifacts and mysterious monsters of the world. Whether they're exploring ancient temples or tracking mythical creatures, they always manage to uncover serious trouble - namely, their evil nemesis V.V. Argost! But Zak's biggest challenge is everyday family squabbles, like dealing with a big brother who's a 7-foot gorilla cat!"--Container
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The land before time II : the great valley adventure
The Secret Saturdays