WorldCat Identities

Pal, George

Overview
Works: 221 works in 453 publications in 7 languages and 6,297 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Science fiction films  Documentary films  Fantasy films  Comedy films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Production personnel, Author of screenplay, Performer, Scenarist, Illustrator, Film editor
Classifications: PR5774, 791.4372
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posthumous Publications by George Pal, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by George Pal
War of the worlds by Steven Spielberg ( Visual )
41 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Martian spacecraft lands near the small southern California city of Linda Rosa. Disaster ensues
The time machine by George Pal ( Visual )
41 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1899, a young scientist invents a time machine that takes him into the future of the 20th century and beyond
When worlds collide by Rudolph Maté ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1951 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Earth is destroyed by a runaway star, but not before a few privately financed individuals can escape to start anew on another planet
7 faces of Dr. Lao ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An elderly Chinese magician comes into a small western town facing a crisis of identity. He puts on a show filled with mythic characters who force the townspeople to review their values and lives. After transforming the townspeople he leaves town
Houdini by George Marshall ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"From [Houdini's] beginning as a "wild man" carnival act to the internationally famous feat of escaping from a locked trunk in an ice-jammed river, Houdini effectively captures the amazing life and courage of this fascinating man"--Container
A Christmas wish ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tale of Rupert, a lovable trained squirrel who unknowingly helps a family of vaudeville performers who are down on their luck
The naked jungle by Byron Haskin ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A powerful, brooding plantation owner in the wild South American jungle along with his charming American mail order bride are threatened by the advance of relentless killer ants who are making their way across the jungle
Saved from the flames 54 rare and restored films 1896-1944 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A unique and wonderful collection of 54 rare and restored short films from the inflammable years of cinema. Movies were once made on nitrate film stock, which has a chemical composition similar to gunpowder and is highly vulnerable to fire and decay. This remarkable seven-hour anthology, organized in eight thematic groups over three DVDs, presents amazing treasures from the vaults of Lobster Films in Paris and from the Blackhawk Films Collection, rescued during half a century of gathering movies from the nitrate era."--Container
Tom Thumb by MGM/UA ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tom Thumb, the son of a woodcutter, is only 5 1/2 inches tall. Tom overcomes hard luck and huge obstacles while saving his parents from harm
The great Rupert ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tale of Rupert, a lovable trained squirrel who unknowingly helps a family of vaudeville performers who are down on their luck
H.G. Wells' the time machine by H. G Wells ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1982 and 2001 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1899, a young scientist invents a time machine that takes him into the future of the 20th century and beyond
The Wonderful world of the Brothers Grimm by Henry Levin ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1962 and 1992 in English and Spanish and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the early nineteenth century, the brothers Wilhelm and Jacob Grimm are commissioned to write a family history for a local Duke. However, Wilhelm would rather spend his time dreaming of fairies, elves, knights and princesses
The Puppetoon movie ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and French and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fantasia of puppet animation, including the artistic contribution of hundreds of Puppetoon animators
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of four classic science fiction movies produced between 1956 and 1973
The fantasy film worlds of George Pal ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Among the legends of Hollywood George Pal takes his place as a true visionary, innovator and showman who profoundly shaped the art of motion pictures. A pioneer in stop motion animation he went on to invent the modern science fiction and fantasy film genres. This documentary explores Pal's life and work with rare interviews with Pal and reminiscences from his contemporaries. Also included are extensive film highlights
Conquest of space ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As a spaceship is bound for Mars, the commander questions the mission, calls it blasphemy, and threatens to destroy it. An adventure rooted in 1950's understanding of space exploration
Doc Savage the man of bronze ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Doc Savage treks to the Valley of the Vanished to confront the power-hungry Captain Seas
Holiday collector's set ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four holiday favorites filled to the brim with heartwarming Christmas spirit
Atlantis the lost continent ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Greek fisherman Demetrios guides a lost princess home to Atlantis, but is imprisoned there and must fight for his life, before rescuing the princess again as they flee the doomed realm
George Pal flights of fantasy ( )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Among the legends of Hollywood, George Pal takes his place as a true visionary, an innovator and showman who profoundly shaped the art of motion pictures
 
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Alternative Names
Marczincsak, György Pál.
Marczincsak, György Pál, 1908-1980
Pal, George, 1908-1980
Pál, György, 1908-1980
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