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Holdridge, Lee 1944-

Overview
Works: 467 works in 806 publications in 6 languages and 15,385 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Biography  Interviews  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Personal narratives  Documentary films  Records (Sports) 
Roles: Composer, Conductor, Arranger, Author, Performer, msd, Instrumentalist, Interviewee, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Lee Holdridge
 
Most widely held works by Lee Holdridge
Into the arms of strangers stories of the Kindertransport by Mark Jonathan Harris( Visual )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The documentary tells the story of a group of children from Germany, Austria, and Czechoslovakia who were fortunate enough to escape the unfathomable horror of the genocide perpetrated against the Jewish people during WWII. They were saved by the Kindertransport, which took 10,000 children to the safety of England in the late 1930s. (The United States government, which could have sponsored a similar program, declined to do so.) Assuming that the broad historical context is well enough known, the film concentrates on individual stories, using archival film clips and photographs, re-enactments and interviews, with both the rescuers and the rescued
Sounder by Martin Ritt( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of an 11-year-old black youngster, "Boy." When his sharecropper father is arrested and sentenced to five years at hard labor after stealing food to feed his family, Boy embarks upon a journey to find out where his father has being imprisoned. Accompanied by his dog Sounder, Boy also makes the arduous crossover from boyhood to manhood, with the help (and sometimes hindrance) of various people along the road
The shunning( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katie Lapp is a beautiful Amish girl who has always felt like something in her life was missing. But she just may find out what that is when a mysterious 'Englisher' comes to Lancaster County hoping to find the baby girl she gave up for adoption nineteen years ago
Splash by Ron Howard( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a workaholic who thinks he will never find love and the mermaid who comes ashore to find him and prove him wrong
The mists of Avalon by Marion Zimmer Bradley( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the legend of King Arthur as perceived by the women central to the tale, from the zealous Morgaine, sworn to uphold her goddess at any cost, to the devout Gwenwyfar, pledged to the king but drawn to another
John Steinbeck's East of Eden( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam and Charles Trask grow up in the shadow of their father, Cyrus. Cyrus prefers Adam, inciting jealousy in his younger son. Adam is signed up for the cavalry, while Charles works on the family farm. Reuniting years later, the brothers live in peace until a beautiful woman nearly beaten to death arrives on their front porch. Adam nurses her back to health and falls blindly in love. But Cathy hides a cruel past. Adam and Cathy marry and have twin boys. Cathy soon deserts the family, showing up later as "Kate," the madam of an upscale brothel. Adam's sons have a relationship that mirrors his own. Adam's business venture fails and depletes the family fortune. One son seeks out his mother, who has been long assumed dead
The Tuskegee airmen by Robert Markowitz( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the 'Fighting 99th' - the first squadron of black American pilots to be allowed to fight for their country. It is 1943 and the U.S. is suffering huge losses on the ground and in the air. Four newly recruited pilots are united by a desire to serve their country, at a time when black flyers were not welcomed in the Air Force. Now, the "Tuskegee Airmen" must undertake the riskiest mission of their lives and to prove to America that courage knows no color
Born in East L.A by Cheech Marin( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and German and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Mexican-American repairman, born and raised in East Los Angeles, is accidentally deported to Mexico
Christmas with Placido Domingo by Plácido Domingo( Recording )

26 editions published between 1981 and 1992 in 5 languages and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The secret of NIMH 2 Timmy to the rescue by Robert C O'Brien( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young mouse must prove himself when Thorn Valley needs a hero
Almost a woman( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At age thirteen, Esmeralda, is the oldest child of six. She shoulders the responsibility of learning English as her mother's interpreter and guide through the challenges of their new life in America. Mami is the passionate and beautiful mother who moves the family to the U.S. seeking medical care for her son's chronically infected foot. Tata, Esmeralda's stoical grandmother, is the matriarch of the American ranch of the family
The long way home by Mark Jonathan Harris( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on the Jewish survivors of World War II who were kept in displaced persons camps and who eventually made their way to Palestine to found the state of Israel
The pilot's wife( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kathryn Lyon's perfect life takes a jolting nose-dive after news of a fatal mid-air explosion aboard a plane piloted by her husband. The tension increases when the black box is recovered and reveals shocking rumors that the crash may have been caused by her husband. Could her husband have secretly been a terrorist? Was her entire life with him a lie?
Christmas favorites from the world's favorite tenors Carreras, Domingo, Pavarotti by José Carreras( Recording )

4 editions published in 1993 in 3 languages and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prince Brat and the whipping boy( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spoiled prince and an enterprising orphan are caught in a case of mistaken identity
Love letters by A. R Gurney( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andy is a serious down-to-earth attorney. Melissa is a lively, free-spirited artist. These two opposites have a definite attraction. They are childhood friends who share a lifetime of experiences through a voluminous series of letters and notes. Their correspondence follows a bittersweet path of boarding schools, marriage, children, divorce and missed opportunities. It's the life journey of two soul mates - enacted through words both written and unsaid - who share the greatest gift of all: the gift of love
Unlikely heroes( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contrary to the view of some that Jews caught up in the terror of Hitler's Europe were passive, this film highlights previously unknown stories of extraordinary men and women who exemplified courage and human dignity during the Holocaust. Features archival film and photos and new sequences shot on location
Boy with goldfish by Jerré E Tanner( )

6 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big business by Jim Abrahams( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about two sets of identical twins who are mismatched at birth, and forty years later their paths cross in Manhattan at New York's Plaza Hotel
100 years of Olympic glory( Visual )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the history of the modern Olympic from the beginnings in Athens in 1896 to the centennial in Atlanta in 1996. Includes interviews with athletes and film clips of past Olympic games
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Into the arms of strangers stories of the Kindertransport
Alternative Names
Holdridge, L. 1944-

Holdridge, L. (Lee), 1944-

Holdridge, Lee Elwood

Holdridge, Lee Elwood 1944-

Lee Holdridge American composer

Lee Holdridge amerikansk komponist

Lee Holdridge amerikansk kompositr

Lee Holdridge US-amerikanischer Filmkomponist

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The mists of Avalon