WorldCat Identities

Tokar, Norman 1920-1979

Overview
Works: 96 works in 280 publications in 2 languages and 11,625 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Children's films  Action and adventure films  Fiction  Animal films  Juvenile works  Television comedies  Musical films 
Roles: Director, Author, Producer, Film editor, Performer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Norman Tokar
The Apple Dumpling Gang by Norman Tokar( Visual )

21 editions published between 1975 and 2008 in English and held by 1,606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three frisky kids strike it rich during the California Gold Rush and set off the wildest bank robbery in the West where robbers get robbed and con men get conned
Old Yeller : 2 movie collection( Visual )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old Yeller: the story of a Texas pioneer family in the 1860's and the big yellow stray dog that profoundly affects their lives
Where the red fern grows by Wilson Rawls( Visual )

28 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy living in the Ozarks achieves his heart's desire when he becomes the owner of two redbone hounds and teaches them to be champion hunters
Candleshoe( Visual )

21 editions published between 1977 and 2004 in English and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to Candleshoe, a stately English manor where a swashbuckling pirate hid a fortune in Spanish doubloons centuries ago. And that's what young orphan Casey and a sly con man are determined to find
The cat from outer space( Visual )

19 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extraterrestrial cat named Jake is forced to crash-land his spaceship on Earth. Jake then proceeds to lead a physicist, his girlfriend, the Army and a team of baffled scientists on endless escapades during his unscheduled and hilarious visit
Rascal by Walt Disney( Visual )

12 editions published between 1969 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of young Sterling North and his pet raccoon
The ugly dachshund by Walt Disney( Visual )

9 editions published between 1965 and 2004 in English and Italian and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Garrisons, who raise dachshunds, are convinced by their vet to take in a Great Dane pup named Brutus, who thinks of himself as a dachshund, and whose identity confusion causes a series of humorous household crises
The happiest millionaire by Anchor Bay Entertainment( Visual )

10 editions published between 1967 and 2004 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A happy and unbelievably lucky young Irish immigrant, John Lawless, lands a job as the butler of an unconventional millionaire, Biddle. His daughter, Cordelia Drexel Biddle, tires of the unusual antics of her father--especially since the nice young men around town all fear him. Wouldn't you fear a father-in-law that keeps alligators for pets and teaches boxing at his daily Bible classes? Cordelia decides to run off to boarding school and promptly finds the man of her dreams. Unfortunately, his family doesn't approve of Biddle's outrageous antics, either. A Disney musical punctuated by snappy songs and an energetic debut by Tommy Steele. This is reportedly one of the last live- action films Walt Disney personally oversaw
Follow me, boys!( Visual )

3 editions published between 1966 and 2004 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lem Siddons decides to put down roots after one too many years on the road with a ramshackle jazz band. He marries his sweetheart Vida Downey, and becomes a scoutmaster
The horse in the gray flannel suit( Visual )

10 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred Bolton, a New York advertising executive, acquires a horse for his daughter as part of a haphazard promotional campaign for a blustery client. With help from an attractive riding school instructor, Fred is hopeful that the horse will bring fame to the client's product, save Fred's own job, and pay for his daughter's expensive equestrian pursuits
No deposit no return( Visual )

8 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two safecrackers assist a brother and sister in faking their own kidnapping. The brother and sister's grandfather is forced to pay for their return
Leave it to Beaver( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join the Cleavers, America's quintessential family. Theodore 'Beaver' Cleaver can't seem to avoid trouble, and his older brother Wally and his pal Eddie Haskell, aren't any help
Snowball express( Visual )

5 editions published between 1972 and 2003 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New York accountant inherits a hotel in the Rocky Mountains, quits his job and moves his family out West to beautiful Colorado. They find their "estate" dilapidated and try to make the best of it
Big Red by Norman Tokar( Visual )

12 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big Red is a warm and poignant story brimming with friendship, courage and adventure! An orphan boy learns responsibility, commitment and friendship when he is hired by a heartless, wealthy sportsman to train his handsome Irish setter, Big Red. Soon the boy and dog become inseparable, much to the owner's disapproval, and the boy is fired. But the bonds of loyalty are tested when Big Red runs away and all hope is lost of ever finding him again. The strong bond that exists among man, boy, and dog lead them all into a series of thrilling adventures, setting the course for a life-or-death battle with an unexpected adversary! The unique quality of this family film will forever touch the hearts of young and old alike!
Leave it to Beaver( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From building a boat to dealing with girls and bullies, there's nothing the Cleaver boys can't handle with a little luck and a lot of wholesome, homespun advice from mom and dad
Those Calloways( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man whose private dream of establishing a sanctuary for geese interferes with the commercial development of a hunting resort runs afoul of cynical and vested interests, who in turn manipulate him and his close family for their own selfish ends. Can this end happily? Of course it can
Savage Sam( Visual )

5 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to Old Yeller, about Yeller's offspring, Sam, and the trials of living on the frontier with his two young masters
The boatniks( Visual )

5 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A clumsy ensign is put in charge of Newport Harbor, and has to deal with jewel thieves
Don Knotts : 4 movie collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hot lead & cold feet: A tough father is out to take control of a small western town with the help of his twin sons: one a gunfighter, the other a mild-mannered coward
Where the red fern grows( Visual )

3 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy yearns for two redbone coon hounds, which his parents can't afford during the hard times of the Depression in the Ozarks
 
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Alternative Names
Norman Tokar acteur américain

Norman Tokar actor estadounidense

Norman Tokar Amerikaans acteur (1919-1979)

Norman Tokar regista, sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Norman Tokar US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur und Schauspieler

Норман Токарь

ノーマン・トーカー

Languages
English (180)

Italian (2)

Covers
CandleshoeThe cat from outer spaceThe happiest millionaire