WorldCat Identities

Michaels, Lorne 1944-

Overview
Works: 244 works in 560 publications in 7 languages and 24,567 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Crime films  Road films  Television comedies  Sketch comedy television programs  Western films 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, Interviewee, Scenarist, Author of screenplay, Actor, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lorne Michaels
Mean girls by Lindsay Lohan( Visual )

26 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,525 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 )

11 editions published in 2016 in English and German and held by 1,759 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( Visual )

13 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,668 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 Michael McCullers( Visual )

19 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,505 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
Masterminds( Visual )

9 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this action comedy based on true events, David Ghantt (Zach Galifianakis) discovers the true meaning of adventure far beyond his wildest dreams. He is an uncomplicated man stuck in a monotonous life. Day in and day out he drives an armored vehicle, transporting millions of other people's money with no escape in sight. The only glimmer of excitement is his flirtatious work crush Kelly Campbell (Kristen Wiig) who soon lures him into the scheme of a lifetime
Three Amigos! by John Landis( Visual )

22 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,027 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three silent film actors are in over their heads when a small Mexican town, which mistakes their on screen exploits as truth, hires them to defeat the bandits that are harassing their town
Wayne's world by Penelope Spheeris( Visual )

24 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 946 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
Tommy boy by Paramount( Visual )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Party animal Tommy Callahan is definitely a few cans short of a six-pack. But after seven years, Tommy's finally earned his diploma -- and a cushy job at Callahan Auto Parts. Returning home, Tommy gets some more great news: his dad is marrying a real "10," and Tommy will get the stepbrother he always wanted. But as fast as you can say "Who killed the keg?," the family business starts tanking. Now Tommy's got to hit the road with his dad's right-hand man, a smug numbers-cruncher. And what these two don't know about salesmanship could fill a book -- and a riotously funny movie!
The best of Will Ferrell( Visual )

6 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 Craig the Cheerleader and President George W. Bush. See the best of Celebrity Jeopardy and Bobbi and Marty Culp along with plenty of yelling, near-nudity, and more cowbell
MacGruber( Visual )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 690 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
Enigma by Jeannot Szwarc( Visual )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Still reeling from the disappearance of his lover, a brilliant code-breaker is summoned to Blechley Park, Britain's top-secret intelligence campus. Now he must face his toughest assignment to crack the Nazis' infamous Engima codes. Putting together the pieces of a puzzle, he discovers his lover's disappearance is linked to U-boats closing in on Allied cargo ships and to a mass grave in Poland
A night at the Roxbury( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 614 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
30 Rock( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 613 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
Hot rod by Akiva Schaffer( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 609 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
Superstar by Jamelia( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Todo lo que la adolescente Mary Katherine Gallagher desea de la vida es un beso. Pero no un beso cualquiera, sino el beso que hace que uno se desmaye. Pero ella se da cuenta que por mucho que se esmere, nadie la va a besar. Y llega a la conclusión de que la única manera para consguir su deseo, es convertirse en una estrella del cine
Portlandia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes all ten episodes of the second season of Portlandia, the hit sketch comedy series created and written by, and starring Fred Armisen of Saturday Night Live and Carrie Brownstein from the band Sleater-Kinney. This season, the two continue skewering the weird and wonderful residents of Portland, Oregon, as well as hipsters everywhere
Black sheep by Paramount (Calif.)( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 504 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
I am Chris Farley( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 496 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
Saturday Night Live( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 491 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 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wayne's world: Wayne & Garth go from basement to big time when a sleazy TV exec offers them a network show. Wayne's world 2: Wayne & Garth try to produce their own rock festival - Waynestock
 
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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

לורן מייקלס מפיק אמריקאי

لورن مايكلز

لورن مایکل فیلمنامه‌نویس و تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی

ローン・マイケルズ

洛恩·迈克尔斯

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Wayne's worldTommy boyThe best of Will FerrellEnigmaA night at the RoxburySuperstarBlack sheep