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Aykroyd, Dan

Overview
Works: 602 works in 2,422 publications in 12 languages and 58,827 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Animated films  Biographical films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Romantic comedy films  Science fiction films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Author of screenplay, Director, Narrator, Author, Performer, Host, Scenarist, Conceptor, vac, Singer, Artist, Interviewee, Other, Contributor, Musician
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Dan Aykroyd
 
Most widely held works by Dan Aykroyd
Ghostbusters by Ivan Reitman( Visual )

123 editions published between 1984 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 3,536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When three college professors lose their jobs, they decide to go into the freelance "paranormal investigation and elimination" business. When their first client discovers her refrigerator has become a portal into the spiritual dimension, our heroes come face to face with an ancient evil force with plans to raise hell in Manhattan. When ghosts go on a rampage, only these men can save the world. Soon every spook in the city is loose and our heroes face the supreme challenge. Who you gonna call? GHOSTBUSTERS!
Driving Miss Daisy by Alfred Uhry( Visual )

83 editions published between 1989 and 2021 in 4 languages and held by 3,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1948, Miss Daisy Werthan, an elderly, cranky ex-school teacher from Atlanta, crashes her new Packard through a retaining wall into her neighbor's yard. Her concerned son Boolie reasons she no longer is able to drive herself, and over her strenuous objections hires the gentle, tactful, and wily black widower Hoke Colburn to be her chauffeur. As a Jew, Miss Daisy is also the victim of prejudice, and she gradually overcomes her subconscious bigotry to see Hoke as a true friend. Beginning in frostiness, their slow changing relationship mirrors the changing racial climate in the south through the burgeoning of civil rights movement
The Blues Brothers by John Landis( Visual )

211 editions published between 1980 and 2020 in 8 languages and held by 2,849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake and Elwood Blues, two hoodlum brothers searching for redemption, set out to locate and reenlist the members of their defunct rhythm and blues band in order to raise some honest money
50 first dates by Jack Giarraputo( Visual )

26 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Roth lives an enviable life in a Hawaiian paradise, spending every night with a different beautiful tourist in search of an island fling. It's a great life, no strings attached ... until he meets Lucy. He and Lucy hit it off right from the start, but the next day she acts like she doesn't know him. Lucy suffers from short-term memory loss, so every night all memory of her day is erased. But a man in love will go to great lengths to win the girl of his dreams. In an effort to help her remember him, he makes a video tape for her to watch every morning
Trading places by John Landis( Visual )

75 editions published between 1983 and 2020 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rich Duke Brothers wager on whether a born loser like Billy Ray Valentine, a hustler from the ghetto, can become as successful as Winthorpe, a wealthy investment executive, if put in the proper environment--and would a prig like Winthorpe turn to a life of crime if he were to lose it all
Yogi Bear( Visual )

37 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and Greek, Modern and held by 1,873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Everyone's favorite pic-a-nic basket-stealing bear brings his meal-mooching ways to movies in this live-action/CG-animated adventure ... Jellystone has been losing business, so conniving Mayor Brown has decided to shut it down and sell the land. Faced with the loss of his home, Yogi must prove he really is 'smarter than the average bear' as he and Boo Boo join forces with Ranger Smith to find a way to save the park from closing forever"--Container
Christmas with the Kranks by Joe Roth( Visual )

34 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When their only daughter Blair leaves the family nest, Luther and Nora Krank decide to book an island cruise to beat the yuletide blues and just skip the holidays. But their decision to boycott tradition has the whole neighborhood in an uproar. When Blair calls on Christmas Eve to announce a surprise visit with her new fiancé, the Kranks have just twelve hours to perform a miracle and pull themselves and their neighbors together to throw the best celebration ever!"--Back of container
Tammy by Melissa McCarthy( Visual )

24 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tammy is having a bad day. She's totaled her car, gotten fired from her job at a burger joint, and finds her husband getting comfortable with the neighbor in her own house. It's time to take her boom box and book it. The bad news is she's broke and without wheels. The worse news is her grandma, Pearl, is her only option-with a car, cash, and an itch to see Niagara Falls. Not exactly the escape Tammy had in mind. But on the road, with grandma riding shot gun, it may be just what Tammy needs
Sneakers = Les escrocs by Phil Alden Robinson( Visual )

47 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thriller about five computer hackers with questionable pasts and an equally questionable government job
The campaign by Will Ferrell( Visual )

29 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to gain influence over their North Carolina district, two CEOs seize an opportunity to oust long-term congressman Cam Brady by putting up a rival candidate. Their man, naive Marty Huggins, is director of the local Tourism Center. Includes bonus features
Get On Up by Tate Taylor( Visual )

35 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the incredible life story of the Godfather of Soul, the film will give a fearless look inside the music, moves and moods of Brown, taking audiences on the journey from his impoverished childhood to his evolution into one of the most influential figures of the 20th century
Chaplin by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

88 editions published between 1992 and 2021 in 6 languages and held by 1,397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaplin's entire life is covered in the biographical film. From his upbringings in the slums of England to his Honorary Oscar in 1972
I now pronounce you Chuck & Larry by Dennis Dugan( Visual )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chuck and Larry are the pride of their fire station. Two guy's guys always side-by-side and willing to do anything for each other. Widower Larry wants just one thing, to protect his kids. His buddy Chuck also wants on thing, to enjoy the single life. Grateful Chuck owes Larry for saving his life in a fire, and Larry calls in his marker when civic red tape prevents him from naming his own two kids as his life insurance beneficiaries. All that Chuck has to do is claim to be Larry's domestic partner on some city forms. But when an overzealous bureaucrat becomes suspicious, the new couple's arrangement becomes a citywide issue and goes from confidential to front-page news. Chuck and Larry must now fumble through a charade of domestic bliss. After surviving their mandatory honeymoon and dodging the threat of exposure the well-intentioned con men discover that sticking together in your time of need is what truly makes a family
My girl by Howard Zieff( Visual )

48 editions published between 1991 and 2020 in 3 languages and held by 1,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A precocious 11-year-old tomboy obsessed with death shares a poignant summer with her widowed father, the sexy and kind cosmetician he hires, and most importantly with the boy-next-door who idolizes her
The great outdoors by Waldemar Januszczak( Visual )

24 editions published between 1988 and 2018 in English and held by 1,188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an unannounced, uninvited and unwelcome family of fun-loving misfits converge upon a lakeside resort to join their relatives for a summer of relaxation, the result is anything but restive in this raucous comedy
Grosse Pointe blank by George Armitage( Visual )

43 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An assassin attends his 10-year high school class reunion in Grosse Pointe, Michigan, where he reconnects with his ex-girlfriend
Behind the Candelabra by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

18 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This drama recreates the glittering private world of Liberace, the flamboyant, phenomenally successful entertainer whose extravagant costumes, trademark candelabra, and elaborate stage shows made him the most bankable entertainer of his time
Antz by Eric Darnell( Visual )

24 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life is no picnic for Z, a small worker ant with some very big ideas, whose chances with the beautiful Princess Bala are literally one in a billion. When Z convinces his soldier ant buddy to switch places with him, his simple life takes a wild turn
1941 by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

47 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comedy is set in Los Angeles days after the attack on Pearl Harbor, when the fear of a Japanese invasion hung over the city
My fellow Americans by Peter Segal( Visual )

19 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 1,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They used to run the country. Now they're running for their lives! Two former one-term presidents are framed in a scandal by the current president and pursued across the U.S. by armed agents. The two squabbling political foes plunge into a desperate and delightfully frantic search for the evidence that will establish their innocence. As they scramble through the real America, they get an unexpected crash course in how their policies affected the citizens
 
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Ackroyd, Dan.

Aykroyd, Daniel Edward.

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