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Adler, Mark

Works: 55 works in 127 publications in 3 languages and 7,118 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Biography  Film adaptations  Humor  Personal narratives  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Fiction  Comedy films 
Roles: Composer, Conductor
Classifications: HD9005, 338.19
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Most widely held works by Mark Adler
Food, Inc by Robert Kenner ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 2,949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the U.S. commercial food industry, examining corporate control of supply and market. The film seeks to demonstrate how the incentive for corporate profit can overwhelm consumer health needs, as well as the livelihood of the American farmer, the safety of workers and the environment. Reveals various details of food ingredients and additives, and how contemporary mass production methods of food affects U.S. culture
The Ron Clark story ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This drama is based on events in the life of Ron Clark, a passionate and innovative teacher who left his small town to teach in one of Harlem's toughest schools. Clark uses persistence and unconventional methods to reach his students and encourage them to reach their full potential
Inside the Vatican by John Bredar ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in French and English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rare glimpse inside the secret archives and private chapels of the Vatican. Privileged accounts from Vatican officials, historians, and devoted individuals who work closely with Pope John Paul II provide insight into the remarkable history of the holy city and the unique traditions that have survived for nearly 2000 years
Bataan rescue ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thousands of Allied soldiers faced death on the Bataan peninsula in 1941. This is the story of the daring rescue of 500 U.S. and Allied survivors of the Cabantuan prison camp in 1945. With testimony from both captive and liberator, their valiant struggle is remembered
Marilyn Hotchkiss ballroom dancing & charm school by Randall Miller ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A widowed man's life turns upside down when he embarks on a journey to find a dying man's long-lost love
Focus ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set at the height of World War II, this story follows the lives of a Brooklyn man and his wife as they become the victims of their bigoted community, who mistakenly believe them to be Jewish
Russia's last tsar ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fabled Romanovs, led by Nicholas II and Empress Alexandra, ruled imperial Russia in high splendor, despite the disintegration of their divided, war-torn country. In 1918 the rise of Communism violently collided with the rule of royalty when the tsar, his beloved wife, and their children were murdered and buried in a secret grave. Story is told from newly discovered photographs and archival film
Leo by Mehdi Norowzian ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leo, un chico con problemas que ha sido apartado de sus amigos por su madre, comienza a escribirse con Stephen, un preso que cumple una sentencia de 15 años. Entre el hombre y el muchacho se crea un lazo increíble. Alternando entre la niñez de Leo hace treinta años y la vida actual de Stephen, la tensión de la película va en aumento hata que la mística relación entre ellos finalmente se rompe
When do we eat? ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the night of the Seder, an old school dad that's tough on his sons is slipped Ecstasy in order to give him new perspective on life. When the mother brings a handsome stranger to dinner and the kids take sides, a disaster is in the making!
The lost fleet of Guadalcanal ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in Spanish and English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fifty years after the famous battle, the brutal events are retraced as the underwater graveyard of 50 warships is explored. Includes memories of those who fought and survived
Ernest in the Army ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After joining the Army Reserves, Ernest experiences a series of comic misadventures as he battles the brass and takes command of the Army's rolling stocks
Picture bride by Kayo Hatta ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the early 1900's a young Japanese woman, leaving behind an unhappy past, goes to Hawaii as a mail order bride to marry a man she knows only through a photograph. Although she is disappointed when he turns out to be older than his picture indicated, she finds that life in this new land is more exciting and satisfying than she expected
Julia Robinson and Hilbert's tenth problem ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Julia Robinson was the first woman elected to the mathematical section of the National Academy of Sciences, and the first woman to become president of the American Mathematical Society. While tracing Robinson's contribution to the solution of Hilbert's tenth problem, the film illuminates how her work led to an unusual friendship between Russian and American colleagues at the height of the Cold War."--Container
Break of dawn [a true story] by Rompe el alba ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During the 1930's Pedro J. Gonzales had the most popular morning radio show in Los Angeles until he challenged a powerful and corrupt poltitical system. His controversial trial exposed the fears and prejudices of a city gripped by the Great Depression. (External container)
Pearl Harbor legacy of attack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An exploration of the still unsolved mysteries and startling true stories from behind the 'day of infamy' that plunged the United States into World War II; a search for a sunken Japanese midget submarine; eyewitness accounts by both American and Japanese survivors; images captured inside the sunken hull of the battleship Arizona
N is a number a portrait of Paul Erdʺos : a documentary film ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents Erdős's mathematical quest, its personal and philosophical dimensions, and the tragic historical events that molded his life
Where the heart roams ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Over 20 million American women read romance novels." This film is about authors, readers, and their common passion. It tells the story of a woman who organized a rail journey from Los Angeles to New York and called it 'The Love Train'.--Opening credits
10 movie kids pack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nico the unicorn: Hobbled by a limp, a reminder of the accident that killed his father, Billy is determined to lead a normal life. Billy has a difficult time adapting to his new hometown, in rural Vermont, and is constantly taunted by his peers. His life becomes magical after he rescues a pregnant pony
Saving Lincoln ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When the first assassination attempt occurs on the way to Washington in 1861, banjo-playing, pistol-wielding [Ward Hill] Lamon appoints himself Lincoln's bodyguard. From this unique perspective, Lamon witnesses every aspect of Lincoln's fiery trial as Commander-in-Chief, soothes his friend's tormented soul, and saves him from repeated attempts on his life. Lamon is away on a mission when Lincoln is killed, yet it is Lamon who redefines that tragic event in a surprising and uplifting manner"--Container
Marilyn Hotchkiss' ballroom dancing & charm school music from the motion picture by Mark Adler ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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English (64)
Spanish (7)
French (2)