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Brook, Michael 1952-

Works: 148 works in 294 publications in 7 languages and 22,215 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Fiction  Juvenile works  Baseball films  History 
Roles: Composer, Performer, Instrumentalist, Singer, Production personnel, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Michael Brook
An inconvenient truth by Albert Gore ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 3,869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
You mei guo qian ren fu zong tong ai er gao er xian shen yan jiang,chang da qi nian mi ji de yan jiu gong zuo,ta heng kua shi jie ge guo ji ji cai zheng,tou guo jing mi shu ju yu huan deng pian de fu zhu xia,shou yao zhi quan qiu ge di zhen dui quan qiu wen shi nuan hua xiao ying, ji yu zhen han er zhen shi de jing shi jiao yu . zai ta de you mo you bu shi yan su de yan jiu bao gao zhong,yi shu ju zheng ming hai yang wen du heng sheng er zao cheng tai feng de guan xi,ji bing ba rong hua xian xiang dao zhi huan liu ting zhi de wei xian xiao ying,er mei nian quan qiu qi hou yue xian ju bian,ji jie wei chang gai bian cu shi di qiu sheng tai ji su jue ji . ta yan qian yi shen de jiang yan,hu ying ren lei ying jiu mu qian di qiu suo zao shou dao de po huai,li ji cai qu jin ji ying bian cuo shi
Into the wild by Sean Penn ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and French and held by 2,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La jaquette indique : "Christopher McCandless a 22 ans, de brillants diplômes et une vie qui semble déjà toute tracée. Le jeune homme a pourtant bien d'autres routes dans le sang. Animé par une soif d'absolu et de liberté sans limite, il plaque tout du jour au lendemain pour partir à l'aventure. Des champs de blé du Dakota aux flots déchaînés du Colorado, en passant par les déserts de Californie, Christopher croise des hommes et des femmes qui façonnent sa vision de la vie. Au bout du voyage, le choc avec la Nature brute : l'Alaska."
The fighter by Mark Wahlberg ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Once upon a time, Dicky Eklund was known as the pride of Lowell, Massachusetts. There isn't a person in Lowell who doesn't know about the time that Dicky knocked down the great Sugar Ray Leonard. By the early 1990s, Dicky's crack addiction has soured everything, although he dreams of making a comeback. The real contender is his half-brother Micky Ward. 31-year-old Micky is an unassuming nice guy, long regarded as little more than a stepping-stone for rising fighters, but with undeniable potential. Between his controlling mom Alice, who manages his career, his crack head trainer brother, and a Greek chorus of seven sisters, Micky doesn't have a chance. Until his tough-chick bartender girlfriend Charlene gives him the confidence and support to consider a different course. But his success comes at a cost--as he must leave his family behind in the process
Who killed the electric car? by Chris Paine ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 2,201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Investigates the development and demise of the fuel-efficient, environment-friendly electric car. Examines the Bush administration's role in the car's being peremptory pulled from production, the influence of the automobile industry and oil interests, and implications for the future of sustainable energy in the United States
The perks of being a wallflower by Logan Lerman ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charlie, a freshman in high school, explores the dilemmas of growing up through a collection of letters he sends to an unknown receiver
The vow ( Visual )
8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young couple have a car accident that puts the wife in a coma. After she wakes up with severe memory loss, her husband sets his sights on winning her heart again
Country strong ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Soon after a rising young singer-songwriter gets involved with a fallen, emotionally unstable country star, the pair embarks on a career resurrection tour steered by her husband/manager, that includes a beauty queen turned singer. Between the concerts, romantic entanglements and old demons threaten to derail them all
Sugar ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miguel 'Sugar' Santos is a talented Dominican baseball player who longs to break into the American big league and earn the money needed to support his impoverished family. He is a talented pitcher who might just have what it takes to earn a prized spot on a Major League Baseball team. Before that happens he'll have to prove his worth in the minor leagues. Advancing in baseball's minor league system at the tender age of 19, Miguel is warmly welcomed into the small-town Iowa home of his host family. He struggles with language and cultural barriers despite the kindness of strangers. Subsequently forced to reevaluate his life's ambition after his once-trusty arm becomes unreliable. The previously single-minded pitcher gradually begins to question both the world he lives in and the role he has chosen to play in it
Deadwood ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 1876 in the Black Hills of South Dakota after the richest gold strike in American history has drawn a throng of misfits to an outlaw settlement where everyone has a price. Tells the story of the settlers, who range from an ex-lawman to a scheming saloon owner to the legendary Wild Bill Hickok and Calamity Jane
Undefeated ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"No hope. No future-- until a football season united a team and revealed the character that turned them into heroes. Undefeated ... is the inspiring and moving tale of three underprivileged student-athletes from inner-city Memphis and the volunteer coach, Bill Courtney, trying to help them beat the odds on and off the field"--Container
The first year by Davis Guggenheim ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Every year the United States hires 250,000 new teachers. On September 7, five teachers will begin their new journey. These five young teachers fight the real fight: educating our children, one child at a time. Shows the human side of the story, revealing all the determination and commitment it takes to survive in America's toughest school systems
Affliction by Paul Schrader ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and French and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When events shatter the quiet of his small town, Wade Whitehouse, with the aid of his new girlfriend, is forced to confront his past and reexamine his life
Greedy lying bastards ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Investigates the reason behind stalled efforts to tackle climate change despite consensus in the scientific community that it is not only a reality but also a growing problem placing us on the brink of disaster. The film details the people and organizations casting doubt on climate science and claims that greenhouse gases are not affected by human behavior. From the Koch Brothers to ExxonMobil, to oil industry front groups, to prominent politicians and justices ..."--From 1 Earth Productions Web site, 11 September 2013
9500 Liberty ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documents the first time in U.S. history that an Arizona-style immigration law was actually implemented--and the surprising grassroots position that led to its repeal. Racial tension and threats of violence erupt when Prince William County, Virginia adopts a law requiring the police to question people who appear to be undocumented immigrants. Despite fears of reprisal, a group of citizens launches a 'virtual resistance' using social media, setting up a final showdown with the law's advocates
The perks of being a wallflower original motion picture soundtrack ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wide variety of musical styles and artists fills the soundtrack to the big screen adaptation of Stephen Chbosky's popular novel
Wrecked ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man wakes up trapped in a crashed car in the middle of nowhere, surrounded by two dead passengers, a pile of cash and a gun. He has no recollection of who he is or how he got there. Is he an innocent victim? A dangerous criminal? All he knows is he's fighting for his life and his sanity in the middle of the deep woods
Straight up helicopters in action ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
See amazing footage of helicopters as they demonstrate the many roles they play in our lives. Fly along with skilled crews as they carry out sea and mountain rescues, apprehend drug smugglers, repair high voltage lines and much more
Night song by Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in Urdu and Undetermined and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deadwood music from the HBO original series ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Road, movie ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in Hindi and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young Vishnu is being trained to take over the family hair oil business. Embarrassed by this, he jumps at the chance to drive his uncle's beat-up Chevy truck across India to its new owner. Along the way he picks up a runaway, a wandering old entertainer, and a beautiful woman. As the four embark on a magical journey together, the trip will change Vishnu's life forever. Includes music video, theatrical trailer, and more
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Audience level: 0.18 (from 0.07 for Who killed ... to 0.24 for The first ...)
Alternative Names
Brook, Michael
Brook Michael musicien
English (71)
Urdu (6)
French (6)
Spanish (2)
Hindi (2)
German (1)
Portuguese (1)