Cross, David 1964-
Most widely held works about David Cross
Most widely held works by David Cross
Curious George ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 1,753 libraries worldwide
Ted, an earnest guide at the Bloomsberry Museum, discovers that the museum is losing money and he's about to be out of a job. So he heads to Africa in search of the ancient, long-lost, gigantic idol Zagawa. To his chagrin, the statue turns out to be tiny. Ted's hopes of saving the museum and impressing Maggie--the elementary school teacher of his dreams--with a grand new acquisition are dashed. Unbeknownst to Ted, the curious monkey he befriended has stowed away and followed him home to the big city. Now, Ted needs to save the museum and figure out what to do with George. It's going to be a long week.
Alvin and the chipmunks ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,429 libraries worldwide
Struggling songwriter Dave Seville opens his home to a talented trio of chipmunks named Alvin, Simon, and Theodore. When they become overnight music sensations, a greedy record producer tries to exploit the 'boys.' Now Dave must use a little human ingenuity and a lot of 'munk mischief to get his furry family back before it's too late.
Alvin and the Chipmunks the squeakquel ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,420 libraries worldwide
When a concert mishap lands Dave in the hospital, the Chipmunks take a break from superstardom and enroll in school to fit in with kids their age. But they soon face some stiff competition when they meet the Chipettes, a beautiful, talented trio of chipmunks.
Kung fu panda ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,405 libraries worldwide
Irreverent slacker panda Po is the biggest fan of Kung Fu around ... which doesn't exactly come in handy working every day in his family's noodle shop. Unexpectedly chosen to fulfill an ancient prophecy, Po's dreams become reality when he joins the world of Kung Fu and studies alongside his idols, the legendary Furious Five--Tigress, Crane, Mantis, Viper and Monkey--under the leadership of their guru, Master Shifu. Before they know it, the vengeful and treacherous snow leopard Tai Lung is headed their way, and it's up to Po to defend everyone from the oncoming threat. Can he turn his dreams of becoming a Kung Fu master into reality? Po puts his heart - and his girth - into the task, and the unlikely hero ultimately finds that his greatest weaknesses turn out to be his greatest strengths.
Megamind ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,380 libraries worldwide
Over the years, Megamind, has tried to conquer Metro City in every imaginable way. Each attempt, a colossal failure thanks to the caped superhero known as 'Metro Man, ' until the day Megamind actually defeats him in the throes of one of his botched evil plans. Suddenly, the fate of Metro City is threatened when a new villain arrives and chaos runs rampant, leaving everyone to wonder if the world's biggest 'mind' can actually be the one to save the day?
I'm not there ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1,271 libraries worldwide
Depicting the different stages and changes in Bob Dylan's career, six actors each portray the musician at different points of his life, creating a patchwork of personalities, attitudes, interests and ambitions.
She's the man ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 892 libraries worldwide
Viola becomes furious when she learns that her high school, Cornwall, has just cut the girl's soccer team. So furious, in fact, that she takes advantage of her twin brother Sebastian skipping town for a few weeks to take his place at his school, Illyria, so she can join the soccer team there. But her disguise as her brother leads to major complications when she falls in love with her soccer-playing roommate and the girl he's in love with falls in love with "Sebastian."
Year one ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 877 libraries worldwide
Tribal nitwits, Zed and Oh, are two guys living in the year one. Neither one can hunt nor gather, so they are thrown out of their Neanderthal community and dung-and-stick huts. Zed eats the forbidden fruit and the two become curious about what may lay outside of their limited little world. They decide to embark on a journey through the ancient world. On their travels they meet Cain and Abel, Abraham and Isaac. They wind up in Sodom where their girlfriends have been turned into slaves and are about to be sacrificed by the high priest.
Arrested development. [Season one ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 711 libraries worldwide
The eccentric Bluth clan lives a life of excess, funded by the family credit card and paid for by patriarch, George, whose fortune came from the tract home development business. Oldest son George, nicknamed Gob, is an "illusionist" of minor importance who has anger management issues. Youngest son, Buster, wastes his days taking obscure graduate school courses. Daughter Lindsay is a vain socialite. The only sane one is Lindsay's twin brother Michael, a widower, who has decided to wash his hands of the family. But when his father is jailed and the family's assets are frozen, Michael is forced to step up and aid his family in adjusting to new lives.
Battle for Terra ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 700 libraries worldwide
Mala is a precocious girl living on the beautiful planet Terra, a place where peace and tolerance are celebrated. Unbeknownst to Mala and her fellow Terrians, the last inhabitants of Earth have exhausted the resources of their planet and those of three others. They are now searching for a new home. This Earthforce has discovered that the use of a Terraformer will make Terra habitable for humans. Unfortunately, it will become poisonous for the Terrians. When the Earthlings embark on a hostile invasion of Terra, Mala's father, Roven, is kidnapped. Hoping to save her father, Mala captures and hides Jim, a crashed human pilot. While Mala nurses Jim back to health, the two forge a friendship and a plan that could save both the human race and the planet of Terra. Soon, however, they realize that peace will not be secured unless they can combat both the Terraformer and dark political forces that will stop at nothing in their drive to achieve power for power's sake.
Kung fu panda ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Persian and held by 698 libraries worldwide
Po works in his family's noodle shop while dreaming the day away about becoming a Kung Fu master. His dreams soon become reality when he is unexpectedly chosen to join the world of Kung Fu and study along side his idols. Before they know it, the vengeful and treacherous snow leopard Tai Lung is headed their way. It is now up to Po to defend everyone from the oncoming threat.
I drink for a reason by David Cross ( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 661 libraries worldwide
An award-winning comedian, actor, producer, and now author serves up a collection of essays, false memoirs, and laugh-out-loud strange stories.
Arrested development. Season two ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 652 libraries worldwide
As his father continues to face legal trouble, Michael Bluth runs the family business, tackling a host of legal and financial issues while trying to cope with his eccentric relatives.
School for scoundrels ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 613 libraries worldwide
Roger Waddell is a meek New York City meter maid, who is having a rough time at work and failing in his social life. When Roger's third "Little Brother" in a row dumps him, the recreation center manager suggests he call a mysterious phone number. Sitting at home, Roger calls the number and reaches Dr. P, who then instructs him to show up at the Learning Annex carrying a manila envelope with $5,000 cash. When he arrives, he and another new student meet Lesher, Dr. P's assistant. Soon, they learn Dr. P is running a very unorthodox class in how to gain confidence and change your life. When Dr. P looks at this new collection of losers, he becomes disgusted and ends class early. Lesher is instructed to hand out beepers. The new "recruits" must carry the beepers and initiate a confrontation with someone nearby when instructed. Soon, Roger begins to excel in the class and gains the confidence to ask his neighbor out on a date. But Dr. P is a competitive guy and does not like to be upstaged by his students, so he begins to romance the same girl as Roger in an attempt to steal her away.
Scary movie 2 ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 588 libraries worldwide
A sequel that spoofs a "haunted houseful" of great movies. A group of college students are invited to a house for a set of sleep studies. It's up to the students to get out alive.
Infant search and object permanence : a meta-analysis of the A-not-B error by Henry M Wellman ( Book )
11 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 421 libraries worldwide
Alvin and the Chipmunks ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 279 libraries worldwide
A struggling songwriter named Dave Seville finds success when he comes across a trio of singing chipmunks: mischievous leader Alvin, brainy Simon, and chubby, impressionable Theodore.
The work of director Spike Jonze a collection of music videos, short films, documentaries, and rarities ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
Includes the director's music videos for the bands Wax, Beastie Boys, the Pharcyde, the Breeders, Daft Punk, Fatlip, Weezer, Fatboy Slim, Dinosaur Jr., MC 900ft Jesus, the Notorious B.I.G., the Chemical Brothers, and Bjork, as well as interviews, commentaries, rarities, and three documentaries: What's up Fatlip?, Amarillo by morning, and Torrance Rises.
The grand ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
A recovering gambler tries to save his late grandfather's hotel and casino by winning in a poker championship, against a host of amateurs and pros. Bonus features include alternate endings, deleted scenes, commentary, and more.
Megamind ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
Over the years, Megamind has tried to conquer Metro City in every imaginable way. Each attempt is a colossal failure thanks to the caped superhero known as 'Metro Man,' until the day Megamind actually defeats him in the throes of one of his botched evil plans. Suddenly, the fate of Metro City is threatened when a new villain arrives and chaos runs rampant, leaving everyone to wonder if the world's biggest 'mind' can actually be the one to save the day? Includes: commentary, previews, and more.
Abel--(Biblical figure) Abraham--(Biblical patriarch) Action and adventure films Adventure and adventurers Animal films Animated films Biographical films Cain--(Biblical figure) China Chipmunks Comedy films Competition (Psychology) Criminals Curiosity Curious George (Fictitious character) Drama Dylan, Bob,--1941- Exploitation Family-owned business enterprises Fantasy films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Films Friendship Historical films Hospital patients Human-animal relationships Isaac--(Biblical patriarch) Juvenile works Kung fu--Training Lyricists Man-woman relationships Martial arts films Middle East--Sodom (Extinct city) Monkeys Musical films Music trade Neanderthals Pandas Quests (Expeditions) Revenge Rock musicians Superheroes Television comedies United States Upper class families Video recordings--for people with visual disabilities Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Weapons, Ancient
Brightslymoore, Sir Willups 1964-....
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