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Thompson, Caroline 1956-

Overview
Works: 87 works in 596 publications in 8 languages and 16,749 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Animated films  Children's films  Christmas films  Comedy films  Musical films  Fiction 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Adapter, Originator, Director, Scenarist, Author, Conceptor, Film editor, Conductor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Caroline Thompson
Black Beauty by Louise Colln( Visual )

53 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faithfully based on Anne Sewell's classic novel, this horse story is told by its hero, the gallant Beauty, whose life takes him from a country squire's estate to London's hard, cobblestoned streets, through decades of owners both kindly and harsh
Edward Scissorhands by Tim Burton( Visual )

83 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once upon a time in a castle high on a hill lived an inventor whose greatest creation was named Edward. Although Edward had an irresistible charm, he wasn't quite perfect. The inventor's sudden death left him unfinished, with sharp shears of metal for hands. Edward lived alone in the darkness until one day a kind Avon Lady took him home to live with her family. And so began Edward's fantastic adventures in a pastel paradise known as Suburbia
The secret garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett( Visual )

68 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An orphan girl and her invalid cousin bring new life to their home on the moors when they discover the secret garden
Tim Burton's Corpse Bride by Tim Burton( Visual )

23 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"L'action de ce film d'animation image par image se déroule au XIXe siècle, dans un village de l'Europe de l'Est. Victor atterrit précipitamment dans le Royaume des Morts après avoir épousé sans le vouloir le cadavre d'une mystérieuse mariée. Pendant son voyage, sa future femme Victoria l'attend désespérément dans le monde des vivants." (Source : jaquette)
City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau( Visual )

19 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For generations, the people of the City of Ember have flourished in an amazing world of glittering lights. But Ember's once powerful generator is failing -- and the great lamps that illuminate the city are starting to flicker
Tim Burton's The nightmare before Christmas by Tim Burton( Visual )

67 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Skellington is the King of Halloween. He becomes bored with the same routine every year. He decides to take a walk in the woods. There, he discovered a door leading to Christmastown and decides to spread Christmas joy to the world. When he is back in Halloweentown he shows his friends what Christmas is like, and he suggests doing Christmas this year instead. But things do not go as planned when Oogie Boogie, an evil gambling boogey man, plots to play a game with Santa Claus' life and creates a nightmare for all the good little boys and girls everywhere. Although Sally attempts to stop him, Jack embarks into the sky on a coffin-like sled pulled by skeletal reindeer
Tim Burton's The nightmare before Christmas by Tim Burton( Visual )

22 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 1,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Skellington is the King of Halloween. He becomes bored with the same routine every year. He decides to take a walk in the woods. There, he discovered a door leading to Christmastown and decides to spread Christmas joy to the world. When he is back in Halloweentown he shows his friends what Christmas is like, and he suggests doing Christmas this year instead. But things do not go as planned when Oogie Boogie, an evil gambling boogey man, plots to play a game with Santa Claus' life and creates a nightmare for all the good little boys and girls everywhere. Although Sally attempts to stop him, Jack embarks into the sky on a coffin-like sled pulled by skeletal reindeer
The Addams family by Barry Sonnenfeld( Visual )

21 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When long-lost Uncle Fester reappears after twenty-five years in the Bermuda Triangle, the other members of the off-beat Addams clan plan a great celebration, only to begin to suspect that he may not be who he claims to be. [Rated PG-13]
Buddy by James C White( Visual )

28 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rene Russo stars as eccentric socialite Gertrude "Trudy" Lintz, who adopts a baby gorilla into her already-bustling animal menagerie. Along with chimpanzees Maggie and Joe, Buddy gets into all kinds of hilarious monkey business and proceeds to drive everyone bananas. A delightful family adventure based on a remarkable true story featuring amazing effects courtesy of Jim Henson's Creature Shop"--Container
Black Beauty by Betty G Birney( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A horse in nineteenth-century England recounts his experiences with both good and bad masters
Homeward bound : the incredible journey ; Homeward bound II : lost in San Francisco( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homeward Bound: A fun-loving bulldog, a wise old golden retriever, and a hilarious Himalayan cat travel through the rugged Sierras in a search for their missing human family
The secret garden by Diane Molleson( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Mary comes to live in a lonely house on the Yorkshire moors and discovers an invalid cousin and the mysteries of a locked garden. Illustrated with stills from the 1993 film version
The Addams Family by Stephanie Calmenson( Book )

6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Addams family is a normal American family ... if your idea of normal is living in a real haunted house with trapdoors and secret rooms. Gomez Addams likes to sword fight with guests. Morticia Addams snips the blossoms off roses and saves the stems. Pugsley Addams collects road signs that say BRIDGE OUT. Wednesday Addams likes to play with headless dolls. Now the long-lost Uncle Fester is back. But is he the real Fester Addams ... or just a clever imposter?
Addams Family values by Barry Sonnenfeld( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Addams family values: A comical Gothic horror-movie-type family tries to rescue their beloved uncle from his gold-digging new love, a nanny
Tim Burton's The nightmare before Christmas by Jun Asuka( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The King of Halloweenland stumbles into Christmastown and longs to be part of the cheer, so he decides that his Halloween gang will deliver Christmas this year
The Secret garden by M. J Carr( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Mary comes to live in a lonely house on the Yorkshire moors and discovers an invalid cousin and the mysteries of a locked garden
National Velvet by Clarence Brown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Story of Seabiscuit: An Irish horse trainer and his niece come to Kentucky after her brother's death in a riding accident. While the trainer takes a liking to a yearling named Seabiscuit and tries to convince the owner that the ungainly little horse can become a champion, his niece begins a romance with a jockey but is haunted by memories of her brother's accident
First born by Caroline Thompson( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The secret garden (1993) : shooting script by Caroline Thompson( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black Beauty (1994) : shooting script by Caroline Thompson( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Caroline Thompson Amerikaans scenarioschrijfster

Caroline Thompson escriptora estatunidenca

Caroline Thompson escritora estadounidense

Caroline Thompson réalisateur américain

Caroline Thompson réalisatrice américaine

Caroline Thompson regista statunitense

Caroline Thompson scenarzysta i reżyserka amerykańska

Caroline Thompson US-amerikanische Drehbuchautorin und Regisseurin

Caroline Thompson yhdysvaltalainen kirjailija

Thompson, Caroline W. 1956-

Thompson, Carolyn

Кэролин Томпсон

קרוליין טומפסון סופרת אמריקאית

کارولین تامپسون فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، نویسنده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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トンプソン, キャロライン

卡羅琳·湯普森

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