WorldCat Identities

Selick, Henry

Overview
Works: 78 works in 486 publications in 10 languages and 12,494 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Animated films  Juvenile works  Fantasy films  Paranormal fiction  Horror fiction  Children's films  Christmas films  Fiction  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Author, Author of introduction, fmd, Restager , Performer, Film editor, Contributor, Scenarist, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Henry Selick
 
Most widely held works by Henry Selick
James and the giant peach by Roald Dahl( Visual )

55 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 3,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wildly imaginative tale about a little boy who accidentally drops some magic crystals near an old peach tree which starts growing until it's as big as a house. The peach starts rolling away when snipped at the stem and the adventure begins!
Tim Burton's The nightmare before Christmas by Tim Burton( Visual )

134 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Jack Skellington, the pumpkin king, who decides to bring the magic of Christmas back to Halloween Town
Coraline by Henry Selick( Visual )

26 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking for excitement, Coraline ventures through a mysterious door into a world that is similar, yet disturbingly different from her own, where she must challenge a gruesome entity in order to save herself, her parents, and the souls of three others
Tim Burton's The nightmare before Christmas by Tim Burton( Visual )

27 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 1,201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Skellington is the King of Halloween. He becomes bored with the same routine every year. He decides to take a walk in the woods. There, he discovered a door leading to Christmastown and decides to spread Christmas joy to the world. When he is back in Halloweentown he shows his friends what Christmas is like, and he suggests doing Christmas this year instead. But things do not go as planned when Oogie Boogie, an evil gambling boogey man, plots to play a game with Santa Claus' life and creates a nightmare for all the good little boys and girls everywhere. Although Sally attempts to stop him, Jack embarks into the sky on a coffin-like sled pulled by skeletal reindeer
The life aquatic with Steve Zissou by Wes Anderson( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Internationally renowned oceanographer Steve Zissou and his crew - Team Zissou - set sail on an expedition to hunt down the mysterious, always elusive, possibly non-existant Jaguar Shark that supposedly killed Zissou's partner during the documentary filming of their latest adventure. On this journey, Steve's crew are joined by a young airline co-pilot, who may or may not be Zissou's son, a beautiful journalist who has been assigned to write a profile of Zissou, and Eleanor, Zissou's estranged wife and co-producer. They face overwhelming complications including pirates, kidnapping, and bankruptcy
Monkeybone by Henry Selick( Visual )

18 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young cartoonist in a coma enters the bizarre world he created in his comic strip, only to have his main character "Monkeybone" take over his body
Moongirl by Henry Selick( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Leon is out fishing one night and is pulled into the sky by a giant fish-of-stars, he lands inside the moon where he must battle a fearsome monster, rescue Moongirl, and use lightning bugs to keep the moon's carousel lit
The advanced art of stop-motion animation by Ken A Priebe( Book )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of stop-motion feature films -- An interview with screen novelties -- Building puppets -- Digital cinematography -- An interview with Pete Kozachik, ASC -- An interview with Trey Thomas -- Character animation -- An interview with Bronwen Kyffin -- Visual effects -- An interview with Larry Bafia and Webster Colcord -- An interview with Marc Spess -- An interview with Ryan McCulloch -- An interview with Justin and Shel Rasch
Ray Harryhausen : special effects titan( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reviews the career of legendary stop-motion animator Ray Harryhausen, best known for his work on the Sinbad films. Harryhausen shares reminicences from his career in film, and a host of contemporary filmmakers discuss his influence
Moongirl by Henry Selick( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Leon is out fishing one night and is pulled into the sky by a giant fish-of-stars, he lands inside the moon where he must battle a fearsome monster, rescue Moongirl, and use lightning bugs to keep the moon's carousel lit
Coraline e la porta magica( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coraline Jones girovaga annoiata nella nuova casa dove ha appena traslocato con i genitori, fino a quando non scopre una porta segreta che conduce ad un mondo alternativo molto più bello della realtà. Ma quando quest'altra casa, apparentemente perfetta diventa minacciosa ad i suoi "altri genitori" compresa la sua "altra madre" cercano di intrappolarla lì per sempre, Coraline dovrà usare tutto il coraggio che ha per ritornare alla sua vera casa e salvare la sua famiglia
LAIKA three film collection : Coraline ; ParaNorman ; The Boxtrolls( Visual )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coraline Jones finds a magical world that is similar to her own, but when her "other parents" try to get her to stay, Coraline must summon her courage and resourcefulness to find her way home; a boy who can speak with the dead fights ghosts and zombies tosave his town from an ancient curse; an orphan boy who has been raised by a group of trash collectors known as the Boxtrolls, must help his adopted family ward off an evil exterminator
The nightmare before Christmas = L'étrange Noël de Monsieur Jack by Henry Selick( Visual )

29 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jack Skellington, king of Halloweentown, discovers Christmas Town, but doesn't quite understand the concept." IMDB
Laika drie film collectie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drie animatiefilms over het meisje Coraline, de jongen Norman en de boxtrollen die onder de grond wonen in het dorpje Kaasbrugge. Vanaf ca. 9 jaar
Pesadilla antes de Navidad The nightmare before Christmas( Visual )

18 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Skellington, señor de Halloween, descubre la Navidad y queda prendado de ella. Por ese motivo decide mejorarla, aunque su versión de la festividad sea totalmente opuesta. Para su nueva idea secuestra a Santa Claus y lo sustituye; todos sus sicarios deben trabajar en el nuevo proyecto de Navidad, que resulta bastante macabro. Sólo Sally, su novia, ve el error que está cometiendo
Los mundos de Coraline Coraline( Visual )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coraline encuentra una puerta secreta y descubre al otro lado una versión alternativa y mejor de su vida. Cuando este mundo aparentemente perfecto se convierte en peligroso, Coraline debe poner en juego todos sus recursos, su decisión y su valor para escapar de él y salvar a su familia
James et la pêche géante by Walt Disney( Visual )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in French and English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Après la disparition de ses parents, James ne connaît plus que l'esclavage que lui imposent ses deux ignobles tantes. Un soir, un mystérieux personnage lui offre un sac rempli de langues aux vertus magiques. Trébuchant de joie, James tombe et répand le contenu de son sac au pied d'un vieux pêcher ... Aussitôt une pêche géante se développe. En creusant dans cette pêche, James est projeté dans un monde fantastique où vivent des insectes aussi étranges qu'extraordinaires. Commence alors le plus étonnant des voyages où aventures, rires, chansons et suspense feront le bonheur de toute la famille."
Coraline by Neil Gaiman( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narra la historia de una niña que, al atravesar una pared de su casa, encuentra una versión mejorada de su vida : sus padres son más considerados con ella, pero las sensaciones maravillosas darán paso al miedo y a la angustia
Tim Burton's Nightmare before Christmas by Tim Burton( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and German and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Jack Skellington, the pumpkin king, who decides to bring the magic of Christmas back to Halloween Town
James y el melocotón gigante( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tras la muerte de sus padres, el pequeño James se ve obligado a vivir con sus dos crueles y repulsivas tías. La visita de un extraño personaje, una araña a la que salva, le proporciona un medio para escapar: un melocotón gigante que comienza a crecer desmesuradamente en su jardín. Cuando se introduzca dentro de él conocerá a otros pintorescos personajes. (FILMAFFINITY)
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
James and the giant peach
Alternative Names
Henry Selick Amerikaans filmregisseur

Henry Selick regista, produttore cinematografico e scrittore statunitense

Henry Selick US-amerikanischer Autor, Filmproduzent und Filmregisseur

Χένρι Σέλικ

Генри Селик

Генрі Селік

הנרי סליק

هنري سيليك

هنری سیلیک فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

셀릭, 헨리 1952-

ヘンリー・セリック

亨利·謝利克

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Tim Burton's The nightmare before ChristmasMoongirlThe advanced art of stop-motion animationMoongirl