WorldCat Identities

Cates, Gilbert 1934-2011

Overview
Works: 90 works in 162 publications in 3 languages and 3,667 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Fiction  Fairy tales  Love stories  Television plays  Anthology television programs  Television programs  Fantasy television programs 
Roles: Producer, Director, dir, Performer
Classifications: PS3501.N34, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gilbert Cates
The Berenstain Bears ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Papa Bear takes Brother and Sister Bear out to find the perfect Christmas tree, and along the way they discover the true meaning of the holiday season. The Bears experience a series of seasonal lessons that help them stay safe and happy while steering them through the many adventures that life can hold. Learn how rewarding good manners can be; how to shine instead of worry; and why strangers can be a good or a bad thing
Faerie tale theatre ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This award-winning series brings to life 26 of the most magical classic fairy tales of all time, now digitally remastered
A death in the family ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A family's domestic bliss is shattered in 1915 by the death of the family's patriarch, as they struggle to comprehend the depths of their loss
Rapunzel by Faerie Tale Theatre ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wicked witch keeps lovely Rapunzel locked in a tower, but the prince is determined to find a way to get to her
Goldilocks and the three bears ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mischievous child invades the lives of three bears
I never sang for my father ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This film brings to life the poignant story of a kindhearted son who devotes his life to winning the affection of his stubborn and opinionated father. His efforts to care for him are met with hostility and rebuff. Eventually, the father breaks down and shares his true feelings with his son
Oh, God! Book II ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
God announces his presence by tucking a note inside a Chineese cookie. An 11 year old girl, heeds His summons and writes Him an advertising summons
Danielle Steel 2 DVD collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Palomino": Photographer Smantha Taylor finds inspiration in a California ranch and the arms of rugged ranch hand Tate Jordan. "Secrets": After the TV cameras stop rolling, the cast of a popular new soap opera discover that the intrigue in their own lives is just as sensational as what is on screen. "Star": Years after their first fateful meeting, fame, fortune and circumstanace threaten to destroy a second chance at love for a beautiful singer and a Vietman veteran. "The promise": Two college students find their love changed forever when a dangerous accident forces them to choose between their love and their futures
To all my friends on shore ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bill Cosby stars as Blue, an inner-city father struggling to save enough money to buy a house for his family. His obsession with money causes him to neglect his family. When his son (Dennis Hines) is diagnosed with fatal sickle-cell anemia, Blue realizes his priorities need to change
The Affair ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1973 and 2004 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Natalie Wood stars as a crippled songwriter. Robert Wagner portrays the sensitive attorney who becomes her first love. Together, they light up the screen with the magic that made them one of Hollywood's most loved couples
I never sang for my father by Robert Anderson ( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the relationship between a father and his son, and the son's effort to understand that relationship after his father's death. 2 acts, 8 men, 3 women
The Promise ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an automobile accident leaves Michael Hillyard (Collins) comotose and his fianceĢe, Nancy McCallister (Quinlan) disfigured, Michael's mother (Straight) sees this as an opportunity to separate them and offers to pay for plastic surgery if Nancy promises never to see Michael again. Nancy accepts the offer, but their paths cross again and Michael finds himself mysteriously drawn to her
Collected stories ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A television adaptation of Donald Margulies' play about an author, Ruth Steiner, and her assistant, Lisa Morrison. As the two become friends, Ruth reveals to Lisa details of her private life -- an action which has dramatic consequences for both of them
Backfire ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and French and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Horrible nightmares of Vietnam haunt the otherwise perfect life of a young couple
Summer wishes, winter dreams ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A series of family misfortunes coming in quick succession prove almost more than the sensitive and over-wrought Rita can bear
Innocent victims by Gilbert Cates ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on an actual case. On appeal, the case on which sergeant Tim Hennis was found guilty and sentenced to death is ripped apart by new evidence
The Berenstain Bears' Christmas tree by Stan Berenstain ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During the Bears' search for a Christmas tree they are reminded of what Christmas is really about
The last married couple in America ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A happily married couple is caught up in the changing mores of the 1970's. Comedy
Consenting adult ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a happily married suburban couple whose lives are thrown into turmoil when they learn that their son Jeff may be a homosexual
One summer love [aka dragonfly] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Confined since a child, a young man is released from a mental institution and begins to search for his family. A lonely girl tries to save him from a relapse
 
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Alternative Names
Cates, Gil 1934-
Cates, Gil 1934-2011
Cates, Gil 1934- Sr
Cates, Gil, Sr. 1934-
Katz, Gilbert.
Katz, Gilbert 1934-2011
Katz, Gilbert Lewis 1934-2011
Smithee, Alan
Smithee, Alan 1934-2011
Languages
English (83)
Spanish (1)
French (1)
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