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Schaffner, Franklin J.

Overview
Works: 289 works in 867 publications in 7 languages and 11,823 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Personal narratives  Biography  Film and video adaptations  Interviews  History  Fiction  Television adaptations  Science fiction films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Performer, Film editor, Conductor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Franklin J Schaffner
Patton by Franklin J Schaffner ( Visual )
141 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 4,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of General Patton in World War II whose military brilliance was balanced by his inability to deal with the social and political aspects of war, causing him difficulties in his dealings with the War Department
Planet of the apes by Franklin J Schaffner ( Visual )
130 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four American astronauts crash-land on an uncharted planet and discover it is ruled by a race of intelligent apes who use a primitive race of humans for experimentation and sport. Astronaut Taylor (Heston) soon finds himself among the hunted, his life in the hands of a benevolent chimpanzee scientist (McDowall)
Papillon by Franklin J Schaffner ( Visual )
87 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thrilling adventure of an escape from a French Guiana prison
The boys from Brazil by Franklin J Schaffner ( Visual )
59 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A band of Nazi leaders, escaped from postwar Germany, scheme to return to power. Their plans to dominate the world are based on a bizarre biological experiment undertaken by Josef Mengele: to clone Hitler
Nicholas and Alexandra by Franklin J Schaffner ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tragic story of Nicholas II, the last Czar of Russia, set against the backdrop of the Russian Revolution
Islands in the stream by Franklin J Schaffner ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
LASERDISC. Thomas Hudson, an artist living on an island retreat, is visited by his three sons for the summer. During that time, they overcome anger and disappointment as they become aware of their mutual love and needs
Worthington Miner by Worthington Miner ( Book )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The best man ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of two candidates for their party's presidential nomination. One is an intellectual with a sense of morality, the other an opportunist who would win at all costs. The deciding factor is the endorsement of the out-going president who thrives on political in-fighting and deplores indecision
Gore Vidal's The best man ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of two candidates for their party's presidential nomination. One is an intellectual with a sense of morality, the other an opportunist who would win at all costs. The deciding factor is the endorsement of the out-going president who thrives on political in-fighting and deplores indecision
The kill by Digiview Entertainment ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of a family that isn't welcomed into a rural community. The father is accused of murder and flees into the woods
Lionheart ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and French and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young knight journeying to join Richard the Lionhearted on his campaign to the Holy Land discovers his destiny to defend the children of the Crusades against the Black Prince who wants to sell them into Saracen slavery
Steve McQueen collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bullitt: a star witness in a controversial court case is murdered and the police detective assigned to guard him goes after the killers himself
The Victor Borge show collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kinescopes of 14 episodes from Victor Borge's first comedy-variety series, broadcast Feb.-June 1951
Twelve angry men An almanac of liberty ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve angry men: After a teenage boy is accused of murder, a jury must come to terms with their prejudices and personal grudges to decide on the verdict. An almanac of liberty: After an attack on a stranger, the residents of a small town discover that, if they don't start recognizing individual freedoms, time will start moving backwards
Steve McQueen collection 4 film favorites ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The getaway: The sheriff grants convict Doc McCoy parole, with a catch--rob another bank! McCoy is promptly joined by his wife for the bank robbery. But the sheriff doesn't intend to let McCoy walk away after the heist, and neither does his accomplice, Rudy Butler. They'll find stopping Doc and Carol a trifle difficult
Rod Serling Studio One dramas the arena ; The strike ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Arena (a newly elected senator must decide if he wants to follow the course charted by his father, a former senator, or chart a course of his own) and The Strike (during the Korean War, Major Gaylord's will is tested when he is forced to issue an order that will result in the death of twenty of his men but save hundreds of lives). Includes booklet
Welcome home by Franklin J Schaffner ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A U.S. Air Force pilot is shot down over Cambodia in 1970 and the U.S. Military identifies a body and sends it home for burial. The pilot's family struggles to rebuild their lives without him. The Army would like the pilot to remain a dead hero. But now, 17 years later after his family buried him in a hero's grave, the pilot shows up on their doorstep-- alive. Welcome home
Holiday family classics 39 features and shorts ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 20th Century-Fox hour: The Miracle on 34th Street. A Macy's Department Store Santa, who insists he is the real Kris Kringle, teaches everyone a lesson in love, faith, and the value of imagination
Westinghouse studio one ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A classic story of adultery and love in colonial times
Sphinx ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in French and English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A determined young anthropologist has come across a clue leading to a long-forgotten royal tomb. And she pays no mind to the notion that Egypt's last undiscovered treasure may carry a curse and perhaps that there may be some black marketeers eager to sustain the illusion of such a curse in a fashion as terrifying as any scary ancient legend
 
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Alternative Names
Scaffner, Franklin
Scaffner, Franklin, 1920-1989
Schaffner, Franklin, 1920-1989
Schaffner, Franklin James.
Schaffner, Franklin James 1920-1989
Schaffner, Franklin S.
Schaffner, Franklin S., 1920-1989
Schaffner, S.
Schaffner, S. 1920-1989
Languages
English (381)
French (38)
Spanish (35)
German (27)
Multiple languages (7)
Galician (1)
Italian (1)
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