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Blinn, William

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Most widely held works by William Blinn
Roots by Jawanza Kunjufu( Visual )

33 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legacy of Roots, part two. Alex Haley interview episode from the "Talking with David Frost" series -- The struggle to make "Roots"--Connecting with the past -- Levar Burton's original screen test
Starsky & Hutch by Todd Phillips( Visual )

58 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete second season of the popular 1970's detective show. Two streetwise undercover detectives bust criminals in their red and white Ford Torino with the help of a police snitch called Huggy Bear
Brian's song : screenplay by William Blinn( Book )

25 editions published between 1971 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 1,423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The screenplay for the award-winning television drama about football star Brian Piccolo, who died at twenty-six after a seven-month battle against cancer
Purple rain by Prince( Visual )

35 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man with a talent for music has begun a career with much promise. He meets an aspiring singer, Apollonia, and finds that talent alone isn't all that he needs. A complicated tale of his repeating his father's self destructive behavior, losing Apollonia to another singer, and his coming to grips with his own connection to other people ensues
Brian's Song( Visual )

10 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in English and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A real-life drama about the friendship of Chicago Bears football players Gale Sayers and Brian Piccolo, who died of cancer in 1970
A cold place in hell by William Blinn( Book )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Salt Springs, on the Fourth of July, a young man took a bet - and ended up broken, battered and fighting for his life ... But Billy Piper didn't die. He just came back to haunt Salt Springs - with all the book learning he did during his convalescence, with all the love he had for a whore, with all the friendship he shared with an old cowboy who couldn't help see the difference between right and wrong
Louis L'Amour's Shaughnessy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After refusing to throw a fight backed by a crooked promoter, a 19th century Irish immigrant and champion boxer is forced to flee New York City or die. As he journeys West, a bizarre twist of fate lands him in Haven, Kansas, where he'll have to use all his wits and both his fists to solve a murder and expose a conspiracy that threatens to destroy the entire town
Starsky & Hutch( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tough Starsky and educated Hutch are plainclothes cops taking on dope dealers, muggers and other thugs, aided by their red 1974 Torino and informant Huggy Bear. Both bachelors' private lives play as interweaving threads in the drama
Starsky & Hutch( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two streetwise cops bust criminals in their red-and-white Ford Torino with the help of police snitch called Huggy Bear
Fame( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fame follows students as they pursue their dreams in the performing arts
Roots( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
Roots( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
Roots( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
Roots( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
Polly( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Polly chronicles the adventures of an orphan sent to Harrington, Alabama, to live with her aunt--a very wealthy and influential black woman in a small divided town. Aunt Polly is prim, proper and often cold toward her new charge. Despite many setbacks, Polly's 'gladness' game just might thaw the townsfolk and her aunt"--Container
Eight is enough( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bradfords try to bolster their spirits for the holidays, since it's the first Christmas they'll be celebrating without Joan. While Cupid plays his games, the eight Bradford children mix humor and drama while confronting a host of life's timeless travails as well as some contemporary controversies
Roots( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows several generations in the lives of a slave family. The saga begins with Kunta Kinte, a West African youth captured by slave raiders and shipped to America in the 1700s. The family is depicted up until the Civil War, when Kunte Kinte's grandson gains his emancipation
Roots( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Side A, Episode 1: In Gambia, West Africa, Kunta Kinte, son of Omoro and Binta, distinguishes himself in manhood rituals, but he does not enjoy his new status long: slave traders sweeping the country seize him Chained to other captives, Kunta begins an agonized odyssey to the New World. Side B, Episode 2: Despite a violent rebellion, the slave ship Lord Ligonier completes its voyage and Kunta Kinte endures the indignity of an Annapolis slave auction. Fiddler, the slave in charge of Kunta's training, becomes his only friend - a friendship that is tested when Kunta plans an escape so he can be with Fanta
Roots( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifth episode of an adaptation of Alex Haley's Roots, in which he traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors, Kunta Kinte, was captured and sold into slavery. The series follows the struggle for freedom which began with the young man's abduction and was continued by his descendants
Starsky & Hutch by Max Franklin( Book )

4 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
William Blinn Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

William Blinn amerikansk manusforfattar

William Blinn amerikansk manusförfattare

William Blinn amerikansk manusforfatter

William Blinn amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

William Blinn Screenwriter, television producer

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