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Selick, Henry

Overview
Works: 113 works in 700 publications in 11 languages and 13,865 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Animated films  Juvenile works  Fantasy films  Children's films  Action and adventure films  Christmas films  Film adaptations  Musical films  Puppet films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Author, Author of introduction, fmd, Scenarist, Restager , Film editor, Performer, Other, Contributor, dir, 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 )

73 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wildly imaginative tale about a little boy who journeys to a wondrous city "where dreams come true."
Coraline by Henry Selick( Visual )

121 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 3,459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl walks through a secret door that she has found in her new home and discovers an alternate version of her life. On the surface, this parallel reality is eerily similar to her real life, but much better. When her adventure turns dangerous, and her counterfeit parents, including the Other Mother, try to keep her forever, Coraline must count on her resourcefulness, determination, and bravery to get back home and save her family
The nightmare before Christmas by Henry Selick( Visual )

121 editions published between 1993 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 2,410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Jack Skellington, the pumpkin king, who decides to bring the magic of Christmas back to Halloween Town
Tim Burton's The nightmare before Christmas by Henry Selick( Visual )

68 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in English and held by 1,985 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 )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 553 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 )

20 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a car crash sends repressed cartoonist Stu Miley into a coma, he and the mischievous Monkeybone, his hilariously horny alter-ego, wake up in a wacked-out waystation for lost souls. When Monkeybone takes over Stu's body and escapes to wreak havoc on the real world, Stu has to find a way to stop him before his sister pulls the plug on reality forever
Moongirl by Henry Selick( Book )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 225 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
Tim Burton's The nightmare before Christmas( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bored with the same old scare-and-scream routine, Pumpkin King Jack Skellington longs to spread the joy of Christmas. But his merry mission puts Santa in jeopardy and creates a nightmare for good little boys and girls everywhere!
The life aquatic with Steve Zissou by Wes Anderson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 102 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-existent 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
Ray Harryhausen : special effects titan( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 95 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 reminiscences from his career in film, and a host of contemporary filmmakers discuss his influence
The advanced art of stop-motion animation by Ken A Priebe( Book )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the art and techniques of stop-motion animation, looking at the methods and technology used by top film studios, with information on building puppets, digital cinematography, character animation, and visual effects, interviews with stop-motion artists, and a companion CD
Moongirl by Henry Selick( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 57 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 )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 56 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
L'étrange Noël de Monsieur Jack by Henry Selick( Visual )

32 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Skellington, le "roi des citrouilles", est le grand ordonnateur des festivités dans la ville d'Halloween. Fatigué, il décide de partir. C'est alors qu'il découvre par hasard la ville de Noël qui rayonne de joie
LAIKA three film collection : Coraline ; ParaNorman ; The Boxtrolls( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 40 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 3D( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bored with the same old scare and scream routine, Pumpkin King Jack Skellington longs to spread the joy of Christmas. But his merry mission puts Santa in jeopardy and creates a nightmare for good little boys and girls everywhere
James et la pêche géante by Walt Disney( Visual )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in French and English and held by 29 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 d'objets aux vertus magiques. Trébuchant de joie, James tombe et répand le contenu de son sac au pied d'un vieux pêcheUr... Aussitôt une pêche géante se développe. En creusant dans cette pêche, James est projetté dans un monde fantastique où vivent des insectes aussi étranges qu'extraordinaires
Coraline( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Multiple languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coraline verhuist naar een afgelegen plek. Ze verveelt zich en tijdens haar verkenningstocht ontdekt ze een deur waarmee ze in een andere wereld belandt. De mensen bestaan uit poppen en alles is er veel vrolijker en liever. Maar het verblijf in deze wereld heeft wel een prijs
The ultimate Laika collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in Multiple languages and English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kubo and the two strings: This is a sweeping, swashbuckling adventure and an epic fantasy set in a mythical ancient Japan. Scruffy, kindhearted Kubo ekes out a humble living while devotedly caring for his mother in their sleepy shoreside village. It is a quiet existence until a spirit from the past catches up with him to enforce an age-old vendetta. Suddenly on the run from gods and monsters, Kubo's chance for survival rests on finding the magical suit of armor once worn by his fallen father, the greatest samurai the world has ever known. Summoning courage, Kubo embarks on a thrilling odyssey as he faces his family's history, navigates the elements, and bravely fights for the earth and the stars
Pesadilla antes de Navidad The nightmare before Christmas( Visual )

19 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 23 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
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
James and the giant peach
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Tim Burton's The nightmare before ChristmasMoongirlThe advanced art of stop-motion animationMoongirl
Alternative Names
Henry Selick Amerikaans filmregisseur

Henry Selick cineasta estadounidense

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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