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Kurtz, Gary

Overview
Works: 93 works in 314 publications in 5 languages and 9,384 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Interviews  Biography  Fiction  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Computer games  Film series 
Roles: Producer, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Gary Kurtz
The dark crystal by Jim Henson ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jen, a Gelfling (one of the last survivors of the elfin-like race), is told of a prophecy by his master, a wise and gentle mystic. Jen sets to the task of returning the crystal shard to the all powerful Dark Crystal, making it whole again, and restoring light to the world
Star Wars trilogy by George Lucas ( Visual )
82 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and the robots R2D2 and C3PO work together to rescue her and restore justice to the Empire
Star wars by George Lucas ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and held by 1,702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and two robots (R2-D2 and C-3PO) work together to rescue the princess and restore justice in the Empire
Star Wars by Irvin Kershner ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and held by 1,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The battle to save the galaxy from the evil Empire rages on. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Princess Leia and Chewbacca face attack by the Imperial forces and its AT-AT walkers on the ice planet Hoth. While Han and Leia escape in the Millenium Falcon, Luke travels to Dagobah in search of Yoda. Only with the Jedi Master's help will Luke survive when the dark side of the Force beckons him into an ultimate duel with Darth Vader
Star wars ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fleeing the evil Galactic Empire, the rebels abandon their new base on Hoth. Princess Leia, Han Solo, R2-D2 and C-3P0 escape in the damaged Millennium Falcon. Later, on Bespin, they are captured by Lord Darth Vader. Luke Skywalker, meanwhile, follows Ben Kenobi's posthumous command and receives Jedi training by Yoda on Dagobah
The people vs. George Lucas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
They gave him their love, their money, and their online parodies. He gave them the prequels. The passion the original Star wars trilogy inspires in its fans is unparalleled, but when it comes to George Lucas himself, many have found their ardor has cooled into a complicated love-hate relationship. This hilarious, heartfelt documentary delves deep into Lucas's cultural legacy
The Empire strikes back by George Lucas ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the rebellion against the evil galactic Empire is forced to abandon their base on a remote ice planet, Darth Vader plans to lure Luke Skywalker to a final confrontation and convert him to the Dark Side of the Force
American graffiti by George Lucas ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1973 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The misadventures of four teenagers one late summer night in 1962 become the focal point for an audience trip back to vintage rock and roll hits and the last "innocent" years of the 50's and early 60's
Star Wars, the complete saga ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The film school generation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the rise to prominence of a generation of directors who emerged primarily from the film schools of the University of California, Los Angeles, the University of Southern California and New York University in the 1960s. Examines the financial and cultural forces that made their ascendance possible
Star Wars trilogy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The battle to save the galaxy from the evil Empire rages on. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Princess Leia and Chewbacca face attack by the Imperial forces and its AT-AT walkers on the ice planet Hoth. While Han and Leia escape in the Millennium Falcon, Luke travels to Dagobah in search of Yoda. Only with the Jedi Master's help will Luke survive when the dark side of the Force beckons him into an ultimate duel with Darth Vader
Star Wars ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Darth Vader readies the second Death Star to unleash the final blow to the Rebel Alliance. Luke Skywalker joins his two droid allies, along with Princess Leia, to free his comrade Han Solo, imprisoned by the vile crime lord, Jabba the Hutt. Reunited, the Rebels race to the moon of the planet Endor where they launch a desperte attack upon the entire Imperial Fleet. But the ultimate battle is between father and son, as Luke faces Darth Vader one last time, for the fate of the galaxy hangs in the balance
Friends and heroes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Friends and heroes traces the tale of two friends -- Macky and Portia -- whose adventures lead them across the ancient world as they fight for justice and even survival against the might of the Roman Empire. In Long journey, Macky and his family risk the wrath of the Romans by taking two young refugee girls into their home. In Long journey, Mack and his family risk the wrath of the Romans by taking two refugees into their home."--Container
Friends and heroes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In A friend in high places, Macky rescues a snobbish, aristocractic Roman girl, Portia, from her runaway horse. With help from Portia, Macky and his family put a stop to an extortion scheme run by the evil Tobias and his sergeant, Brutacus."--Container
Return of the Jedi by George Lucas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vader. Can the Rebels, and their new found friends, the Ewoks, help restore freedom to the Galaxy?
Star wars trilogy ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Continue the saga with Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia and Han Solo leading the Rebel Alliance to claim victory over the Empire and win freedom for the galaxy"--Container insert
Star wars, the Empire strikes back by George Lucas ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fleeing the evil Galactic Empire, the rebels abandon their new base on Hoth. Princess Leia, Han Solo, R2-D2 and C-3P0 escape in the damaged Millenium Falcon. Later, on Bespin, they are captured by Lord Darth Vader. Luke Skywalker, meanwhile, follows Ben Kenobi's posthumous command and receives Jedi training by Yoda on Dagobah
Slipstream ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a world where nature has gone mad and flying on the tremendous slipstream wind is the main means of travel, Tasker and his partner capture a fugitive only to have the fugitive stolen by a bounty hunter. When a violent air current crashes all of the travelers in the ruins of a secret civilization, they must all work together to escape
Friends and heroes ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A giant warship docks in Alexandria's harbor, and Macky learns from Portia that the ship's mission is to attack the rebels resisting the Romans in Galilee. Mackie inspires his friend Sollie to come up with a plan to sink the ship. Through their experiences and retelling of Bible stories, kids will learn the importance of feeling God's protection, not being afraid and never giving up hope
Friends and heroes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In False Heroes, Macky and his family take a risk and give shelter to two men they think are fugitive rebels, brothers Caleb and Aaron. When Aaron becomes very sick, Macky and Samuel, disguised as musicians, bring back ice from a lavish Roman banquet to cool his raging fever. We're left in suspense when it's discovered that the brothers are actually dangerous criminals. Through their experiences and the retelling of Bible stories kids will learn the importance of caring for strangers and having hope in other people."--Container
 
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