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Fenton, George

Works: 708 works in 1,769 publications in 7 languages and 38,814 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Observations  Juvenile works  Comedy films  Popular works  Film and video adaptations  Christian fiction  Music 
Roles: Composer, Conductor, Interviewee, Performer, Arranger, Instrumentalist, pdr, Musician, Compiler
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about George Fenton
Most widely held works by George Fenton
Gandhi by Richard Attenborough ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This film follows Gandhi's life from young lawyer through his historic struggle to free India from colonial rule, leading an entire nation to freedom, using non-violent means
Planet Earth the complete series by David Attenborough ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 2,358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Captures rare action, impossible locations, and intimate moments with our planet's best-loved, wildest, and most elusive creatures. From the highest mountains to the deepest rivers, [the program] takes you to places you've never been to experience sights and sounds never before captured on film. Prepare to be overwhelmed by the beauty and majesty of 'Planet Earth'"--Container
Hitch by Andy Tennant ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 2,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hitch is New York City's greatest matchmaker. Love is his job and when Albert Brennaman wins the heart of gorgeous society heiress Allegra Cole, Albert has Hitch to thank. So when tabloid columist Sara Melas decides to uncover the secret behind the relationships unlikely sucess, she's shocked to discover that Alex Hitchens, the charming young man she's been dating, is the legendary date doctor himself. Exposed in a front-page scoop, it's now up to Alex to try and save Albert and Allegra's relationship as well as his own
Sweet home Alabama by Andy Tennant ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Melanie is a successful New York fashion designer who is dating a wealthy socialite. One day he pops the big question and asks Melanie to marry him. Despite her polished uptown image, Melanie grew up poor in the deep South, and as a teenager she married her high school sweetheart. Now Melanie returns to her hometown to tell her parents the news and convince Jake to grant her a divorce. However, the more time she spends with her old flame, the more she feels sparks flying between them again, while she also learns her Eastern affectations don't fly with everyone back home
Earth by Mark Linfield ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story of three animal families on a journey across our planet - polar bears, elephants, and humpback whales. It captures rare footage of nature's wildest and most elusive animals
Bewitched by Nora Ephron ( Visual )
8 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A B-list actor agrees to star in a modern-day remake of the television program "Bewitched," with unexpected consequences
The blue planet seas of life ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 1,465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sea and its communities are presented at their most alluring and their most fearsome
Last holiday ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Georgia Byrd is a department store employee who leads a life of frustrated desires. She particularly likes the bashful salesman from the outdoor furnishings department. But when she learns she only has a few weeks left to live, Georgia gathers her money, quits her job, and flies to the swank European resort she's always dreamed of visiting. Naturally, her new carelessness with money and fearless candor lead everyone around her, including a senator and her former boss, to think she's a real mover and shaker
Arthur Miller's The crucible ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 1,402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of teenage girls meets in the woods at midnight for a secret ceremony. When the ceremony is witnessed by the town minister, the girls are accused of witchcraft. Soon the entire village is consumed by hysteria, and innocent victims are put on trial, leading to a devastating climax
Valiant ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Valiant and his feathered friends take to the sky as they work their way into the Royal Air Force during World War II. Together this rag-tag squadron of carrier pigeons engages in aerial adventures at a spitfire pace. From the first bumbling day of basic training through the final feather-raising mission, the flock of friends swoop their way toward victory. Against the odds and an evil German falcon, Valiant is called upon for a very important assignment
Groundhog Day by Harold Ramis ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A romantic comedy about a weatherman caught in a personal time warp where it is Groundhog Day again, and again, and again. First he uses this to his advantage, but then he realizes that he might be doomed to spend the rest of eternity in the same place, seeing the same people, and doing the same thing every day
Frozen planet ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Captures nature above and below the ice in the Arctic and Antarctic and showcases the fluctuations that occur with the changes of the seasons
Cry freedom by Richard Attenborough ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The true story of the friendship between black activist Stephen Biko and white newspaper editor Donald Woods, who was instrumental in bringing Biko's anti-apartheid message to the international community
The fisher king by Terry Gilliam ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A deejay who finds himself penniless is plucked from disaster by a homeless history professor, who lives in a fantasy world full of castles, Red Knights and damsels in distress. Together they begin a modern quest for redemption and the Holy Grail
Life by David Attenborough ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four years in the making, and filmed over 3000 days across every continent and in every habitat, see 130 incredible stories from frontiers of the natural world. Discover the glorious variety of life on Earth and the spectacular and extraordinary tactics animals and plants have developed to stay alive. This is evolution in action: individual creatures under extreme pressure to overcome challenges from adversaries and their environment
The madness of King George by Nicholas Hytner ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1788. King George III is almost 30 years into his reign, but his behaviour is becoming increasingly irrational -- he is babbling ceaselessly, spewing obscenities and attacking the Queen's Mistress of Robes. Has the King of England gone mad? The Prince of Wales sets out to have his father declared unfit to rule and the Queen is denied access to her husband, who is himself at the mercy of his own physicians. Improvement is only seen when a new doctor, Dr Willis, is engaged but the King's true saviour is much closer to home -- the Queen herself
Stage beauty by Richard Eyre ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Welcome to the 17th century stage, where Ned Kynaston's performance of Desdemona in Shakespeare's 'Othello' brings the house down nightly. Ned is the "most beautiful woman on the London stage". That is, until the King renounces the royal edict that only men can play women on stage. Enter Maria, Ned's seemingly loyal dresser, who becomes an instant star, leaving Ned to suppress his ardent feminine traits and make a man of himself
Anna and the King by Andy Tennant ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nel 1862 Anna Leonowens, vedova di un ufficiale inglese, arriva da Bombay a Bangkok con un figlioletto, assunta come educatrice dei 58 figli di Mongkut, re del Siam (dal 1939 Thailandia). Lei si apre ai valori della cultura asiatica, lui impara a essere meno autocratico. È l'incontro tra due persone che hanno coraggio ed energia. (Morandini)
Shadowlands by William Nicholson ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oxford, 1952: Joy Gresham, una poetessa americana divorzianda con figlioletto a caric, sconvolge il tran tran di C.S. Lewis alias Jack, medioevalista e autore di fiabe votato al celibato. Il matrimonio, all'inizio solo civile, e quindi meno impegnativo per il religioso Jack, viene tenuto segreto; ma la malattia mortale della moglie costringerà il filosofo schivo a confrontarsi finalmente coi propri sentimenti più veri. (Mereghetti)
Deep blue by Alastair Fothergill ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twenty specialized camera teams shot over 7,000 hours of footage in more than 200 locations around the world and descended as far as 5,000 meters in the most powerful submersible crafts to bring the audience this spectacle of the seas
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Howe, George Richard.
English (206)
French (25)
German (20)
Spanish (15)
Multiple languages (7)
Italian (5)
Basque (1)