WorldCat Identities

Thompson, Ernest 1949-

Works: 130 works in 252 publications in 6 languages and 6,540 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Director, Scenarist, Performer, Bibliographic antecedent, Instrumentalist, Composer, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997, 812.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Ernest Thompson
Most widely held works by Ernest Thompson
On Golden Pond by Mark Rydell( Visual )
30 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows the conflicts between three generations as the Thayers, a crotchety old professor and his wife, spend their summer together on a lake in New England. The couple agrees to mind their estranged daughter's boyfriend's child, while daughter and boyfriend go on a trip. The boy bonds with the old man in a way his daughter never did. Shows the terrors and graces of aging
On Golden Pond : a play by Ernest Thompson( Book )
32 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The heartwarming play on which the award-winning movie is based
The West Side waltz : a play in 3/4 time by Ernest Thompson( Book )
5 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Upper West-Side apartment setting of comedy-drama centering on a relationship between a stubbornly independent aging former concert pianist and a spinster neighbor who share her love for music. Music. 2 acts, 6 scenes, 2 men, 3 women, 1 interior
The West Side waltz by Shirley. Minnelli, Liza. Bates, Kathy. Grey, Jennifer MacLaine( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles two friends' rediscovery of the joys of living and how they break down the walls between them
The best short plays, 1980 ( Book )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1969 by Ernest Thompson( Visual )
13 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joyful and heartbreaking story that captures the music, the anger and the innocence of the Vietnam era
Answers : three short plays by Ernest Thompson( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Out of time ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A well-liked man is lured from his small town into the woods and magically put to sleep. He awakens 20 years later to a high-tech new world where he is a stranger to his wife and grown daughter
Sweet hearts dance by Robert Greenwald( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A hardworking family man from Vermont struggles to understand cherished relationships as his cozy little world seems to fall apart
Report of the British Economic Mission to the Far East. 1930-31 by Great Britain( Book )
3 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama for students. presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied dramas ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La maison du lac : mise en scène de Stéphane Hillel by Ernest Thompson( Book )
7 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in Japanese and French and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comme chaque été, Kate et Tom Murphy, un couple doctogénaires passionnément amoureux, viennent passer les vacances dans leur maison au bord dun lac dans le Maine. Leur fille Claudia, dont ils étaient sans nouvelles depuis des mois, leur rend visite, accompagnée de son nouvel ami et du fils de ce dernier, avant de partir en Europe. Kate et Tom se voient alors confier le jeune adolescent, avec lequel une complicité inattendue va naître peu à peu (catalogue de l'éd.)
The last of the belles ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A semi-fictional account of how F. Scott Fitzgerald met his wife while in the army and stationed in Alabama in 1919
New million dollar secret by Helen Humes( Recording )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La maison du lac by Mark Rydell( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Des tensions familiales éclatent pour Ethel et Norman Thayer, un couple soudé, en vacances dans leur résidence secondaire quand leur fille Chelsea vient leur rendre visite avec son nouveau fiancé, Bill et son jeune fils, Billy, un dur à cuire. On assiste alors au conflit de trois générations. Pourtant, les rapports conflictuels entre les protagonsistes se transforment peu à peu
Sul lago dorato ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Multiple languages and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vicini alle nozze d'oro, i coniugi Thayer ospitano nel loro cottage estivo su un lago del New Hampshire la figlia col nuovo fidanzato che porta con sé il figlio, un tredicenne irrispettoso. Lasciato solo con i due vecchi, il ragazzino si fa conquistare. (Mymovies)
La maison du lac by Ernest Thompson( )
1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Théâtre avec sic personnages: deux femmes, quatre hommes
La maison du lac On Golden Pond ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in French and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mots-clés : communication ; famille ; relations familiales
On Golden Pond by Theatre Plus Archives( )
4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Toquemos un vals ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.22 (from 0.00 for Sul lago d ... to 1.00 for La maison ...)
Alternative Names
Thompson, Richard Ernest 1949-
トンプソン, アーネスト