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Selick, Henry

Overview
Works: 90 works in 636 publications in 11 languages and 13,364 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Animated films  Juvenile works  Fantasy films  Paranormal fiction  Horror fiction  Children's films  Action and adventure films  Christmas films  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Author, Author of introduction, fmd, Restager , Scenarist, Film editor, Performer, Contributor, 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
Tim Burton's The nightmare before Christmas by Tim Burton( Visual )

145 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,793 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
James and the giant peach by Roald Dahl( Visual )

72 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 3,550 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 )

116 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 3,424 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 life aquatic with Steve Zissou by Wes Anderson( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Internationally famous oceanographer Steve Zissou and his crew, Team Zissou, set sail on an expedition to hunt down the mysterious, elusive, possibly nonexistent Jaguar Shark that killed Zissou's partner during the documentary filming of their latest adventure. They are joined on their voyage by a young airline copilot; a pregnant journalist; and Zissou's estranged wife, Eleanor
Tim Burton's The nightmare before Christmas by Henry Selick( Visual )

32 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in English and Multiple languages and held by 508 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
Monkeybone by Henry Selick( Visual )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 458 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 )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 223 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
Ray Harryhausen : special effects titan by Gilles Penso( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 89 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 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Advanced Art of Stop-Motion Animation helps experienced stop-motion artists enhance their craft by exploring the professional methods and advanced technology used by top film studios today. This book features expanded coverage of the basic principles of animation, including specific applications for character performance and visual effect compositing techniques. All the newest technology is touched on, including detailed information on camera rigs, effects, and shooting stop-motion in stereoscopic 3D. Discover new puppet building techniques, including the technology behind the rapid prototyping of computer models for stop-motion production. You'll even find a thorough history of early feature-length stop-motion films. The practical techniques and skills presented are enhanced by interviews with many of the most celebrated stop-motion artists as well as coverage of the work of several artists working in the online stop-motion community. Whether your focus is low-budget indie filmmaking or big studio productions, The Advanced Art of Stop-Motion Animation provides a comprehensive look at both the latest methods and the artists who are driving the revival of stop-motion animation."--Resource description page
L'étrange Noël de Monsieur Jack by Henry Selick( Visual )

35 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poppenfilm over de monsterachtige inwoners van Halloweentown die het kerstfeest in Christmastown in de war sturen
Moongirl by Henry Selick( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 58 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
LAIKA three film collection : Coraline ; ParaNorman ; The Boxtrolls( Visual )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 44 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
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
Laika drie film collectie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 22 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
James et la pêche géante by Walt Disney( Visual )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in French and English and held by 20 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."
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
Coraline by Neil Gaiman( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 19 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
The nightmare before Christmas by Danny Elfman( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poppenfilm over de monsterachtige inwoners van Halloweentown die het kerstfeest in Christmastown in de war sturen
Giants' first steps( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The twenty-five films collected here represent the first steps of many of the most acclaimed directors working in animation today. While some of these early efforts are tentative experiments -- exploring what could be done with specific techniques or new technologies -- others are complete stories, already reflecting the director's narrative sensibility and personal perspective."--Container
 
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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-

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亨利·謝利克

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