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Michaels, Lorne 1944-

Overview
Works: 238 works in 514 publications in 6 languages and 22,320 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Road films  Action and adventure films  Television comedies  Television series  Sketch comedy television programs  Western films 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, Interviewee, Scenarist, Author of screenplay, Actor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lorne Michaels
Mean girls by Lindsay Lohan( Visual )

23 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young girl who has lived in Africa and been homeschooled moves to New York, she must enter a public high school. Survival of the fittest takes on a whole new meaning when she falls for the ex-boyfriend of the most popular girl in school
Whiskey tango foxtrot( Visual )

8 editions published in 2016 in English and German and held by 1,678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on journalist Kim Barker's memoir The Taliban Shuffle: Strange Days in Afghanistan and Pakistan, which details her years as a reporter in Pakistan and Afghanistan beginning in 2002
The guilt trip by Seth Rogen( Visual )

13 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The plan for a quick stop at Mom's takes a turn for the unexpected when an impulse compels Andy ... to invite his mother Joyce ... on an 8-day, 3,000-mile journey across the country. The farther they go, the closer they get ... [and] prove they have more in common than Andy ever imagined"--Container
Baby mama by Guthrie CSD( Visual )

18 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kate is a successful and single businesswoman who has long put her career ahead of a personal life. At 37, she's finally determined to have a child on her own. Unable to get pregnant, a driven Kate allows South Philly working girl Angie Ostrowiski to become her unlikely surrogate. After learning that Angie is pregnant, Kate goes into precision nesting mode. She reads childcare books, baby-proofs the apartment and researches top pre-schools. But, Kate's well-organized strategy is turned upside down when her Baby Mama shows up at her doorstep with no place to live. Structured Kate tries to turn vibrant Angie into the perfect expectant mom. In a battle of wills, they prepare for the baby's arrival. They soon discover that there are two kinds of family: the one you're born to and the one you make
Three Amigos! by John Landis( Visual )

20 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Three Amigos, a silent screen comedy act, arrive in a remote Mexican hamlet for what they think is a lucrative personal appearance, only to discover that they are expected to save the village from a terrorizing gang of bandits
Wayne's world by Penelope Spheeris( Visual )

18 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and French and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wayne and Garth have their own public access TV show. A local station decides to hire them to do their show professionally. Wayne meets and falls in love with Cassandra, a bass guitarist, who he helps by getting her career started by using his connections
The best of Will Ferrell( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best of Will Ferrell characters on "Saturday Night Live" including extra material Will's favorite scenes that were cut after dress rehearsal and never seen until now
MacGruber( Visual )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Only one American hero has earned the rank of Green Beret, Navy SEAL and Army Ranger ... and is still man enough to sport a mullet. In the 10 years since his fiancée was killed, special op MacGruber (Will Forte) has sworn off a life of fighting crime with his bare hands. But when he learns that his country needs him to find a nuclear warhead that's been stolen by his sworn enemy, Dieter Von Cunth (Val Kilmer), MacGruber figures he's the only one tough enough for the job. Assembling an elite team of experts--Lt. Dixon Piper (Ryan Phillippe) and Vicki St. Elmo (Kristen Wiig)--MacGruber will navigate an army of assassins to hunt down Cunth and bring him to justice. His methods may be unorthodox. His crime scenes may get messy. But if you want the world saved right, you call in MacGruber"--Container
Enigma by Edward Elgar( Visual )

18 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steeped in the atmosphere of wartime England, this is a romatic thriller that delves into the mystery of codes and code breaking, love and betrayal set inside the top secret Station X at Briain's Beltchley Park
A night at the Roxbury( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It seems like Steve and Doug Butabi will never be cool enough to make the Roxbury Club's guest list. That is, until they have a fender bender with their role model, club regular Richard Grieco. Eager to avoid litigation, Grieco befriends the pair and escorts them into the glittery world they only dreamed about. No longer will the hapless Butabis be A-club wannabes
Hot rod by Akiva Schaffer( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Self-proclaimed stuntman Rod Kimble is preparing for the jump of his life. Rod plans to clear fifteen buses in an attempt to raise money for his abusive stepfather Frank's life-saving heart operation. He'll land the jump, get Frank better, and then fight him, hard
30 Rock( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TV writer Liz Lemon and conservative GE executive Jack Donaghy preside over the everyday mayhem at a late-night variety show. Pretending to help them are mercurial stars Tracy Jordan and Jenna Maroney as well as wide-eyed NBC page Kenneth Parcell
Superstar by Jamelia( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All schoolgirl Mary Katherine Gallagher wants in life is a kiss. Not just any kiss, mind you, but a big-time hold-your-breath-til-you-think-you're-gonna-faint, Hollywood-style kiss. But no matter how hard she tries, no one will kiss her. So she decides that becoming a superstar in a talent contest might make her dreams come true
Portlandia by Fred Armisen( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starring Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein, Portlandia Season Two takes viewers on a trip into the creators' dreamy rendering of Portland, Oregon and its colorful inhabitants. Along with returning favorites, Season Two introduces viewers to an intoxicating mixologist; a couple obsessed with Battlestar Galactica; an artisanal knot maker; a woman who kidnaps her favorite band; an adult babysitter; a group of rats eager to raid Portland's packaging-free grocery store; and a line for Portland's most popular brunch restaurant which becomes so long it descends into madness
I am Chris Farley( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary film that will tell the bittersweet story of one of the most innovative comedians who ever graced the stage, screen and television, before his untimely death from a drug overdose at the tender age of only 33. Immortalized for his uniquely bold, energetic, and in-your-face comedic style, Chris Farley's off the charts talent cemented his place as a key player in a movement that evolved and redefined the comedic genre
Black sheep by Paramount (Calif.)( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every time Mike tries to help his brother Al during his campaign for governor it becomes a disaster. Campaign-aide Steve volunteers to baby-sit Mike and soon realizes he made a big mistake. When Mike discovers the incumbent is a crook he reaches a new level of destruction
Saturday Night Live( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A late-night comedy show featuring memorable short skits, hilarious sketches, parodies of television commercials, a live guest band featuring original musical performances, and a pop-cultural guest host each week
Wayne's world 2 by Stephen Surjik( Visual )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and French and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wayne and Garth are back, this time trying to organize a rock festival. Meanwhile, Cassandra's manager is busy trying to woo her. Wayne must rush from the concert and try and stop Cassandra's wedding. The concert features Aerosmith
The original Christmas classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents seven animated Christmas tales, as they originally aired on network television. Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer: A misfit reindeer and his friends look for a place that will accept them. Cricket on the hearth: tells the story of a poor toymaker and his daughter whom a helpful Cricket named Crocket befriends on Christmas morning. When tragedy strikes the family, it's Crocket who comes to the rescue and restores peace and happiness. Frosty the snowman: A living snowman and a little girl struggle to elude a greedy magician who is after the snowman's magic hat. Frosty returns: The continuing exploits of the famous snowman as he goes up against a more powerful force which threatens all of Christmas. Santa Claus is comin' to town: A mailman reveals the origin of Santa Claus. The little drummer boy: An orphan drummer boy who hated humanity finds his life changed forever when he meets three wise men on route to Bethlehem. Mr. Magoo's Christmas carol: The nearsighted Mr. Magoo doesn't have a ghost of a chance as Ebenezer Scrooge, unless he learns the true meaning of Christmas from the three spirits who haunt him one Christmas Eve
Lassie by Thomas Guiry( Visual )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this updated version of the classic story, teenage Matt and his family leave the city to start a new life in rural Virginia, where they adopt a stray collie, who helps them learn about life and love
 
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Alternative Names
Lipowitz, Lorne 1944-

Lorne Michaels Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

Lorne Michaels kanadisch-US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent und Drehbuchautor

Lorne Michaels producteur de cinéma américain

Lorne Michaels produttore cinematografico statunitense

Лорн Майклз

لورن مايكلز

لورن مایکل فیلمنامه‌نویس و تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی

ローン・マイケルズ

洛恩·邁克爾斯

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Wayne's worldThe best of Will FerrellEnigmaA night at the RoxburySuperstarBlack sheepLassie