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Frizzell, John 1966-

Overview
Works: 189 works in 453 publications in 4 languages and 13,494 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Documentary films  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Television adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Biography 
Roles: Composer, Author of screenplay, Compiler, Performer, Director, Scenarist, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Frizzell
Gods and generals ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gods and Generals follows the rise and fall of legendary war hero "Stonewall Jackson". The prequel to the 1993 hit Gettysburg
Wal*Mart the high cost of low price by Robert Greenwald ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looks at the effect Wal-Mart stores have on local businesses, their employees' economic status, the rights of women and minorities as Wal-Mart Associates, the lack of environmental responsibility by Wal-Mart starting with corporate headquarters on down, and the exploitation of Chinese and Bangladesh workers. Shows that Wal-Mart has concern for its own profits by heavy in-store security but well-known lack of security in their parking lots which have an inordinate amount of crime. Gives some case studies of activist groups that have won some victories for the workers and have prevented construction of Wal-Mart stores in various communities
The prize winner of Defiance, Ohio ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Evelyn Ryan. Offers a revealing study of the housewife's plight during the Eisenhower era, along with an inspiring tale of tenacity and survival against formidable odds. Evelyn is a cheerfully strong-willed mother of ten who compensates for the failings of her alcoholic husband by becoming the most successful "contester" in the country. Between the mid-1950s and the early '60s, Evelyn submitted cleverly worded poems, jingles, and slogans in corporate sponsored contests. Winning everything from palm trees and pogo-sticks to sports cars and cash, she somehow mangages to hold the financially desperate family together with happy smiles and a rock-solid defiance
Whiteout by Dominic Sena ( Visual )
8 editions published in 2010 in English and French and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
U.S. Marshal Carrie Stetko is the only law-enforcement officer assigned to Antarctica. Carrie is on the verge of shipping out before the really bad weather hits, when she is confronted with a mysterious murder that sounds like a riddle: how'd a lone corpse find its way to the middle of an ice field, as though dropped from a great height? And what does this have to do with the prologue about a Soviet fighter jet crashing some decades earlier? Along with other snowbound stragglers are a U.N. investigator, some cocky pilots, and a grizzled doctor
Ghost ship ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and French and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Salvagers discover the Antonia Graza, an Italian luxury liner with a dark secret. The passenger ship has been missing since 1962, floating adrift on the Bering Sea, the salvagers claim the vessel as their own. But the Antonia Graza in not uninhabited. Once towing of the ghost ship towards harbor has begun, a series of bizarre ocurrences happen and the group becomes trapped inside the ship, which they soon learn is inhabited by a demonic creature
Josie and the Pussycats ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a hot boy band discovers the truth about the subliminal messages being added to their record by the record industries, their manager, under his evil, corrupt boss, has the plane they are flying in crashed and him looking for a new band to use for their evil schemes. When Josie and the Pussycats, a small band who wants to make it big, are discovered, they give in and become big rock stars. But will they find out that they are just pawns for the record industry or will fame take them over?
Thir13en ghosts ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a tragedy strikes, a family discovers that the home they've inherited from an eccentric uncle is inhabited by sinister phantoms. Once the 12 ghosts are unlocked from the basement of the house, there is only the need for one more fresh ghost to fulfil an evil prophesy. Which member of the family will it be?
Cradle 2 the grave by Jet Li ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gangsters aid the police when their leader's daughter is kidnapped and the ransom is a bounty of priceless diamonds. It is also learned that a plot is underway to distribute a deadly new weapon of war
Office space ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When white-collar peon Peter Gibbons decides he's had enough and neglects his job, he is quickly promoted to upper management
Neil Simon's The goodbye girl ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1977 and 2004 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a divorcee, Paula McFadden, who begins a new life with her daughter, Lucy. Paula's life is thrown for an even bigger loop when an egotistical actor, Elliot Garfield, sublets her Manhattan apartment from her wayward boyfriend. Despite their initial hostility, this unlikely pair discovers romance as they help each other cope with the hardships of life in the big city
Alien quadrilogy by Ridley Scott ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete story of Lieutenant Ellen Ripley's recurring battles with members of a parasitical extraterrestrial species
Beautiful ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mona is determined to win the Miss American Miss contest, even if it means cheating or concealing the fact that she has a daughter
Stay alive by William Brent Bell ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After their friend is brutally murdered, a group of friends find themselves in possession of a video-game called "Stay Alive." The game is based on a blood-curdling true story of a 17th century noblewoman who was known as the Blood Countess. Knowing that they should not play with the game, the friends play anyway and realize that once they die in the game, they die for real. As their numbers begin dropping and as they begin dying in the ways they died in the game, the remaining friends realize they must defeat the Blood Countess or accept their deadly fates
Gettysburg ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gettysburg: Civil War drama depicting the events and personal struggles of the Union and Confederate soldiers at the Battle of Gettysburg
I still know what you did last summer ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The murderous fisherman with a hook is back to once again stalk the two surviving teens, Julie and Ray, who left him for dead. This time, Julie and her roommate win a trip to the Bahamas where the fisherman is waiting
Slap shot 2 breaking the ice ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Minor league hockey team Charlestown Chiefs are still languishing in West Virginia. There is no controlling their violence which is the hallmark of the team. But a new (female) coach is brought in once the team is bought by a corporation run by a corrupt executive who intends to use the Chiefs as hapless foils who have choreographed antics, guaranteed losses, and inept, non-violent play against a team of arrogant Ivy Leaguers
Dance me outside by Bruce McDonald ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and German and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the Kidabanessee Reservation in northern Ontario is shocked by a brutal murder of one of the residents, four teenagers find their friendships put to the ultimate test. The struggle to become men and women becomes entangled with a fight for justice as they find their friendships and romances maturing into something unexpected
Beavis and Butt-head do America ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When their TV is stolen, Beavis and Butt-head hit the road"--Container
James Dean ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
His career was brief. His impact was lasting. In just three major movies, James Dean gave voice to teen angst in a way that set the standard for actors to come. That sense of young inner turmoil was something new to the screen, but it wasn't new to Dean. It came from his own life
The woods by Lucky McKee ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Horror, violence and language, including sexual references
 
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Alternative Names
Frizzell, John C.
Frizzell, John C., 1966-
Frizzelli, Gianni.
Frizzelli, Gianni, 1966-
Languages
English (107)
Spanish (11)
French (8)
German (2)
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