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Sakai, Richard

Overview
Works: 45 works in 116 publications in 5 languages and 7,649 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Coming-of-age films  Animated television programs  Television comedies  Melodrama  Teen films  Romantic comedy films  Sports films  Television programs 
Roles: Producer, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Sakai
The Simpsons movie by Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lisa convinces the locals to clean up the polluted Lake Springfield after a crowd of fans sink the Green Day concert stage. Meanwhile, Homer saves a pig from being killed in Krusty Burger and adopts it, calling the animal Spider Pig. After two days, Spider Pig fills up a silo with its excrement and not knowing what else to do, Homer dumps the silo in the lake, polluting it. The angry population forces the Simpsons to move to Alaska. Meanwhile, the president is induced by his advisor from the EPA to put a dome over Springfield to hold in the population and destroy the city. When Marge sees the news on television, she tells Homer that they must return to Springfield to save their town and friends, but Homer is not convinced that the people of Springfield deserve their support
Spanglish by James L Brooks( Visual )

23 editions published between 2004 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 1,718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spanglish: When Flor and her daughter, Christina come to the United States, Flor gets a job as a maid at the home of a successful chef John Clasky, his insecure wife Deborah, their two children, and Deborah's mother. Despite Flor's lack of an English, she does the best she can to assist the Clasky family in more than just house cleaning matters. However, when Flor is forced to live with the family over the summer, she has no choice but to bring Christina along. Deborah, much to Flor's disliking, treats Christina much like her own and at the same time she hurts the feelings of her own daughter, Bernice. When John's dreams begin to unravel, he begins to feel like his whole world is coming down around him. Told through Christina's college letter to Princeton University, Christina learns that things come and go in life, but family is the most important thing a person can have
The edge of seventeen by Kelly Fremon( Visual )

14 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High-school life gets even more unbearable for Nadine when her best friend, Krista, starts dating her older brother
Jerry Maguire by Cameron Crowe( Visual )

19 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jerry Maguire is the sports agent who discovers a conscience, in the romantic comedy of the decade!
The Simpsons : the complete first season( Visual )

6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc characteristics: DVD Region 2
Riding in Cars with Boys by Beverly Donofrio( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story. A single mother, with dreams of going to college and becoming a writer, has a son at the age of 15 and goes through a failed marriage with the her son's drug-addicted father
Who's the boss?( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This hilarious ABC comedy series ran for an incredible eight seasons. A single dad is the housekeeper and best friend to his lady boss and her son. Includes the first 22 episodes
The critic( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every episode from the animated series about Jay Sherman, an unpopular film critic in New York City. From the producers of The Simpsons
Bottle rocket( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his stay in a mental hospital, Anthony reconnects with best pal Dignan, who greets his friend with a plan for them to become professional thieves working for a criminal mastermind named Mr. Henry. Step one: recruit a wheelman--Bob, a bored, wealthy 20-something living in fear of his older brother. Step two: rob a strip mall bookstore. Step three: go on the lam, which in this case means hide out at a motel in the middle of nowhere and, for Anthony at least, fall in love with a Paraguayan housekeeper named Inez. Step four: join up with Mr. Henry and pull off the heist of their lives--sort of
The Simpsons( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bart's taking more than his share of lumps at school, thanks to a schoolyard bully. When Homer's fatherly advice only leads to more lumps, Bart turns to a different role model, General George C. Patton, and declares war! Next, Lisa has such a bad case of the blues that she doesn't even care about dodgeball. Will Bart have to be (aye carumba!) nice to his sister? Can Homer explain the meaning of life? Or will Lisa have to find her own answers to the existential dilemmas of the 2nd grade?
The Simpsons( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "There's no disgrace like home," Homer decides that his family is the worst family in town, so he hocks the TV and carts the brood off to Dr. Marvin Monroe for family therapy. Dr. Monroe has never failed to help a troubled family-- but he's never met one quite like the Simpsons. In "Life on the fast lane," Homer forgets Marge's birthday, and gives her a last-minute present of a bowling ball. That's how Marge meets Jacques, a ten-pin Casanova who decides to teach Marge the joys of bowling-- and life's other pleasures
The Simpsons( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "The crepes of wrath," Bart finally goes too far at school and is sent to France as part of a student exchange program --and the sweet Albanian youngster who moves in with the Simpsons appears to be just the kind of son Homer has always wanted. In "Krusty gets busted," Bart's idol is accused of robbing the Kwik-E-Mart. Krusty says he is innocent-- but Homer saw it all
Spanglish( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman and her daughter emigrate from Mexico for a better life in America, where they start working for a family where the patriarch is a newly celebrated chef with an insecure wife
Reign over me( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Flor and her daughter, Cristina come to the United States, Flor gets a job as a maid at the home of a successful chef, John Clasky, his insecure wife, Deborah, their two children, and Deborah's mother. Despite Flor's lack of English, she does the best she can to assist the Clasky family in more than just house cleaning matters. However, when Flor is forced to live with the family over the summer, she has no choice but to bring Cristina along. Deborah, much to Flor's disliking, treats Cristina much like her own and at the same time she hurts the feelings of her own daughter, Bernice. When John's dreams begin to unravel, he begins to feel like his whole world is coming down around him. Told through Cristina's college letter to Princeton University, Cristina learns that things come and go in life, but family is the most important thing a person can have
The Simpsons( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marge and Homer make whoopee while Bart and Lisa attend summer camp. Lisa is crowned Little Miss Springfield. Marge puts her charm and smarts to work in the power plant and when Mr. Burns notices, it leads to a cozy dinner for two. Homer becomes the power plant's union negotiator and tries to bargain away the dental plan for beer
The Simpsons( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The satiric adventures of a working class family in the misfit city of Springfield
The critic( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every episode from the animated series about Jay Sherman, an unpopular film critic in New York City. From the producers of The Simpsons
The critic( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every episode from the animated series about Jay Sherman, an unpopular film critic in New York City. From the producers of The Simpsons
Taxi, the best of Andy Kaufman collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The critic( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every episode from the animated series about Jay Sherman, an unpopular film critic in New York City. From the producers of The Simpsons
 
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Alternative Names
Richard Sakai Amerikaans filmregisseur

Richard Sakai cinéaste américain

Richard Sakai direutor de cine estauxunidense

Richard Sakai produttore cinematografico statunitense

Richard Sakai US-amerikanischer Produzent

Richard Sakai yhdysvaltalainen käsikirjoittaja ja tuottaja

Ричард Сакаи

ריצ'רד סאקי

ريتشارد ساكاي مخرج أفلام من الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية

ریچارد ساکای کارگردان آمریکایی

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