WorldCat Identities

Roberts, Jonathan 1956-

Overview
Works: 59 works in 203 publications in 4 languages and 9,972 library holdings
Genres: Animated films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Drama  Fantasy films  History  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Puppet films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jonathan Roberts
The Lion King by Walt Disney( Visual )

65 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 5,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simba begins life as an honored prince, son of the powerful King Mufasa. The cub's happy childhood turns tragic when his evil uncle Scar murders Mufasa and drives Simba away from the kingdom. In exile, the young lion befriends the comically bumbling pair of Pumbaa the warthog and Timon the meerkat and lives a carefree jungle life. As he approaches adulthood, however, he is visited by the spirit of his father, who instructs him to defeat the nefarious Scar and reclaim his rightful throne
The hunchback of Notre Dame by Victor Hugo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1,446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quasimodo ventures from his tower to attend the "Festival of Fools". The crowd turns cruel and rejects him because he is ugly. The gypsy Esmeralda rescues him and he finds himself battling to save the people and the city he loves
James and the giant peach by Roald Dahl( Visual )

19 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 1,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Do you recall how the world looked to you as a child? Everything was huge. Buildings, furniture, and grown-ups -- they all dwarfed you, some of them so large as to seem monstrous. If a thing delighted you, it was a wonder; if it frightened you, it was a terror-this spirit animates this animated version of Roald Dahl's story "James and the Giant Peach." James' parents have died, and now he toils for his cruel aunts, Spiker and Sponge. One day, an old man arrives and gives him bag of glowing green 'crocodile tongues.' James accidentally drops these, whereupon they cause a tree to sprout a giant-size peach. Soon enough, James finds himself magically inside the Peach, where insects have taken up residence. One day the Peach rolls away with James inside, and the adventure begins
Jack Frost by Troy Miller( Visual )

18 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the verge of making it big, long-struggling musician Jack Frost suddenly realizes he's missing something vital: time with his wife and young son Charlie. But before Jack can make up for lost time, he swerves off an icy mountain road. Then, one cold winter's night, Jack magically returns as a walking, talking, ski-slope-shredding snowman. Determined to be the father he always wanted to be, Jack embarks on a quest to show Charlie that when it comes to being totally cool, there's no dad like a snowdad!
The sure thing by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A college student plans a cross-country trip to have sex with a beautiful blond California girl because she is a "sure thing". However, he ends up traveling with a fellow female college student whom he continually fights with
Jack Frost : a novelization by Jennifer Baker( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Charlie Frost, an eleven-year-old boy whose father, Jack, dies in a car accident. However, Jack finds a way to come back to life as Frosty, a snowman who inspires Charlie
James and the giant peach( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the daring rescue of a spider, a young boy named James gains possession of some magic crocodile tongues. When James spills them in the garden, out sprouts an enormous peach! Climbing inside, he meets an astonishing cast of characters and embarks on a magical odyssey full of thrills and adventure
Jack Frost : a movie storybook by Jane B Mason( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lion king( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coming-of-age adventure of a lion cub who searches for his destiny in the great 'Circle of Life.'
Monsters, Inc. by Walt Disney Productions( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loveable Sulley and his wisecracking sidekick Mike, are the top scare team who work for Monsters, Inc., the scream-processing utility factory in Monstropolis that generates energy from the goosebumps of children. Sulley accidentally lets a little girl named Boo wonder into the monster world. Since monsters are terrified of children, this causes major problems. It's up to Sulley and Mike to keep her out of sight and get her back home
Le roi lion by Roger Allers( Visual )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in French and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simba, fils du roi lion Mufasa et de la reine Sarabi, est destiné à régner sur un vaste territoire de la jungle africaine. Scar, frère de Mufasa, voit d'un très mauvais oeil la venue de ce neveu qui l'empêche d'accéder au trône. Formant un pacte avec les hyènes, Scar provoque la mort de Mufasa et force Simba à s'exiler, devenant ainsi le nouveau souverain. Pendant que Scar et ses hyènes malfaisantes entraînent le royaume à sa perte, Simba est recueilli par un improbable duo de bons vivants, Pumbaa et Timon
How to California by Jonathan Roberts( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lion king 3D( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the life of the young lion Simba and the inhabitants of the Pridelands during the reign of his father Mufasa, the Lion King, as well as his successor and younger brother, Scar
Love at first bite by Stan Dragoti( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once Bitten: A vampire Countess needs to drink the blood of a virgin in order to keep her eternal beauty. It seems that all is hopeless, until she bumps into Mark Kendall
Double feature : Jack Frost, National Lampoon's Christmas vacation 2, Cousin Eddei's island adventure( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Frost: On the verge of making it big, long-struggling musician Jack Frost suddenly realizes he's missing something vital: time with his wife and young son Charlie. But before Jack can make up for lost time, he swerves off an icy mountain road. Then, one cold winter's night, Jack magically returns as a walking, talking, ski-slope-shredding snowman. Determined to be the father he always wanted to be, Jack embarks on a quest to show Charlie that when it comes to being totally cool, there's no dad like a snowdad!
Petit papa Noël( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the verge of making it big, long-struggling musician Jack Frost suddenly realizes he's missing something vital: time with his wife and young son Charlie. But before Jack can make up for lost time, he swerves off an icy mountain road. Then, one cold winter's night, Jack magically returns as a walking, talking, ski-slope-shredding snowman. Determined to be the father he always wanted to be, Jack embarks on a quest to show Charlie that when it comes to being totally cool, there's no dad like a snowdad!
James et la pêche géante James and the giant peach by Henry Selick( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in French and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orphelin, James est recueilli par ses tantes, Eponge et Piquette, deux abominables mégères qui le réduisent en esclavage. Un soir, un mystérieux personnage lui offre un sac dont le contenu est censé résoudre tous ses problèmes. Mais en rentrant chez lui, James trébuche et répand au pied d'un pêcher son précieux paquet. Quelques instants plus tard, une pêche pousse sur l'arbre et grossit jusqu'à atteindre 7 mètres de diamètre ! Tenaillé par la faim, l'enfant creuse un tunnel dans le fruit géant pour aboutir dans un bien étrange univers
The Lion King by Jane Schonberger( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Simba, the lion cub, who becomes the lion king
Il Re Leone( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in Italian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il Re leone, primo lungometraggio d'animazione Disney con soli animali, narra le avventure del leoncino Simba alla scoperta del grande "cerchio della vita" ch e accomuna tutte le creature della terra
Løvernes konge The lion king( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The hunchback of Notre Dame
Alternative Names
Jonathan Roberts Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

Jonathan Roberts amerikansk manusforfattar

Jonathan Roberts amerikansk manusförfattare

Jonathan Roberts amerikansk manusforfatter

Jonathan Roberts amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Jonathan Roberts sceneggiatore e produttore televisivo statunitense

Τζόναθαν Ρόμπερτς Αμερικανός σεναριογράφος

Джонатан Робертс

Ջոնաթան Ռոբերթս

جاناتان رابرتس فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

強納森·羅伯特

Languages
English (123)

French (17)

Spanish (8)

Italian (4)

Covers
James and the giant peachJack FrostJack Frost : a novelizationJack Frost : a movie storybook