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Podhoretz, Jim

Overview
Works: 69 works in 80 publications in 1 language and 1,562 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Documentary films  Sports films  Miscellanea  Nonfiction films  Biographical films  Televised basketball games  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Film editor, Author, Scenarist, Producer
Classifications: BF1815.N8, 133.3092
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jim Podhoretz
Nostradamus 2012 by Sarah Hollister( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a year that many have prophesied will bring a catastrophic end to life as we know it. Whatever is in store, many believe that 2012 will mark a major shift in the history of our planet. A detailed, historical investigation of this chilling prophecy that casts the doomsday warning in a frighteningly modern context. December 21, 2012 is bearing down on us with alarming speed. Whether or not we are able to collectively heed the warnings and affect a course to avert disaster may be the defining moment of the modern age
The last gladiators by Donald Brashear( Visual )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Academy Award? winning Director Alex Gibney takes an unprecedented look at the National Hockey League?s most feared enforcers and explores the career of Chris "Knuckles" Nilan
The Nostradamus files( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examine the eerie predictions of history's greatest prophet in this doomsday-themed collection from History
Ultimate Jordan by Michael Jordan( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marking the twenty years Michael Jordan's has spent in the NBA, this collection presents five individual films exploring Michael Jordan's pre-Wizards basketball career. From "The Shot" that boosted North Carolina over Georgetown for the NCAA title in 1982, through the 1984 and 1992 Olympics and the glories of the first Dream Team, through All-Star games, his father's death, his first retirement, the brief flirtation with professional baseball, his return to the NBA, and six NBA rings. Adding to the video chronicle of the career of this celebrated American icon are five of Jordan's all-time greatest games, presented in their entirety
The NBA's 100 greatest plays( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NBA history is filled with endless numbers of great plays; plays that transcend normal action and cross over into historic milestones. This compilation of the top ten plays in each of ten different categories shows what goes into pulling off a truly 'great' play. The informed observations of current and former players, coaches, sports writers, and broadcasters enliven this survey of some of the greatest plays, and play makers, in basketball history
NBA at 50( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On November 1, 1946, the very first NBA game was played in Toronto, between the New York Knicks and the Toronto Huskies. Denzel Washington hosts this golden anniversary retrospective, and those who know it best--players, coaches, trainers, and sports journalists--tell the league's story. From Mikan, to Russell, to Chamberlain, to Dr. J, to Bird, to Magic, to Jordan, this video shows some of the nicest footage of NBA classic teams and plays from their first 50 years. The film ends by listing the players voted the 50 greatest by position, followed by a musical tribute by Vanessa Williams
Survive and advance( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1983, the NC State Wolfpack, coached by Jim Valvano, stayed alive in the postseason by winning nine do-or-die games in a row, seven of which they were losing in the final minute. NC State was one of the biggest underdogs ever in the final game, one that went down as possibly the best college basketball game in history and ending with one of the most well-known plays of all time. Told through the eyes of senior captain Dereck Whittenburg, the film takes a look at that championship run and the spirit and impact of coach Jim Valvano
Lights out!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Top NBA stars past and present, from Magic Johnson and Larry Bird to Tracy McGrady, LeBron James and more, elevate their game and deliver highlights from their most thrilling performances. Plus, take an in-depth look at current NBA clutch standouts Kobe Bryant, Vince Carter, Allen Iverson and Robert Horry
NBA jam session( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hit music and NBA footage combine to showcase the talents of the league's greatest players
Dunks! 2( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More of the best NBA dunks set to a fast-paced hip hop soundtrack
Greatest rivalries & upsets( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greatest NBA rivalries volume one features the most current rivalries in the NBA, highlighting battles between teams as well as some great individual duels of this decade. Some of the great upsets in recent years will also be examined
Los Angeles Lakers the complete history( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features the complete Lakers history including highlights of their greatest Championship seasons, as well as bonus coverage of the team's most memorable games
Off the rez( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Off the Rez" follows Shoni Schimmel, a high-school junior basketball player living on the Umatilla Indian Reservation and her mother Shoni, who goes against the wishes of her community and takes a job coaching a high school team in Portland. This compelling doc reveals the struggle that mother and daughter face to prove that Native American women can become champions off the Rez
Dunks!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best of the NBA dunks set to a fast-paced hip hop soundtrack
Chicago Bulls the 1990s( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights from the Chicago Bulls' championship seasons, including 6 complete games
NBA all access with Ahmad Rashad( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience what it's like to live the NBA dream in this compelling, all-access look at the real-like drama and intriguing stories of the most fascinating teams, players, and coaches in the NBA
New York Knicks the complete history( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hosted by legend Walt "Clyde" Frazier, this film collection chronicles more than fifty years of thrilling history and unforgettable moments from the New York Knickerbockers, more familiarly known as the Knicks. Features include archive footage from the early years, interviews with players and coaches, highlights from several famous rivalries, and eight landmark games presented in their original broadcast form. Playing in iconic Madison Square Garden, with teams that included Dick McGuire, Willis Reed, Bill Bradley, Dick Barnett, Dave DeBusschere, and Earl Monroe, the Knicks have forever defined NBA basketball in the Big Apple
Sir Charles( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the conversation turns to basketball, the exploits of 'Sir Charles' Barkley throughout his celebrated 16-year NBA career are what many people think of first. The always entertaining, sometimes outrageous running commentary he provided, on basketball and on life, brought vitality and attitude to professional basketball. Interviews with family, former coaches, friends, and opponents, along with game footage, illustrate this portrait of one of the best power forwards in basketball history
25 years of champions( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The films on these five double-sided discs celebrate the dramatic stories and magical moments of 25 years of NBA Champions. Starting with 'That Magic Season' (1979-80 Los Angeles Lakers) through to the 2003-04 Detroit Pistons, these films are NBA Entertainment's annual hour-long commemorative films detailing the championship journey. (Some of the earliest films are shorter than one hour.) With court-level game-action footage, behind-the-scenes coverage, interviews with key personalities, and a dramatic story arc that builds to a crescendo as the championship nears, each film is a time capsule of basketball history
NBA jam the music videos( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hit music and NBA footage combine to showcase the talents of the league's greatest players
 
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Alternative Names
Podhoratz, Jim

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