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Churchill Films

Overview
Works: 946 works in 1,930 publications in 1 language and 15,360 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Drama  Motion pictures  Film adaptations  Children's films  Animated films  Short films  History  Fiction  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: PZ7, 791.4372
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Publications about Churchill Films
Publications by Churchill Films
Most widely held works by Churchill Films
The mouse and the motorcycle by Beverly Cleary( visu )
17 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and held by 1,409 libraries worldwide
Enjoy the fast paced adventures of Ralph the mouse as he zooms through the hall of the old Mountain View Inn
Runaway Ralph by Beverly Cleary( visu )
13 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 634 libraries worldwide
The further adventures of Beverly Cleary's beloved Ralph S. Mouse find him running away from his hotel home to avoid sharing his motorcycle
Curious George feeds the animals by H. A Rey( visu )
12 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 579 libraries worldwide
Curious George comes to America: Join the man with the yellow hat as he meets George in the jungle and decides to bring him to the city. George doesn't mean any harm, but his shipboard antics soon get him into trouble. Based on the character of Curious George created by Margret and H.A. Rey. Frog and Toad together: Join Frog and Toad as they learn about patience, willpower, and the importance of friendship. Frog and Toad are friends: Frog and Toad learn showing what it really means to be true friends
Ralph S. Mouse --and more exciting animal adventure stories ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 556 libraries worldwide
In "Ralph S. Mouse," there are too many mice at the Mountain View Inn, so Ralph must leave. He persuades his friend Ryan to take him to school, where the fun and the danger begin. "Stanley and the Dinosaurs" features the adventures of Stanley, a caveman who likes to garden and paint pictures. When Mother and Father Elephant are lost at sea, their elephant son is left all alone. But not for long. Old "Uncle Elephant," who has more wrinkles than the beach has sand, makes a new home for his young nephew
Danny and the dinosaur --and more friendly "monster" stories ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 466 libraries worldwide
Danny and the dinosaur: When Danny visits the museum, he thinks it would be nice to play with a dinosaur. It's great fun when the dinosaur is just as eager to play with Danny. The two spend a whole day together. The Island of the Skog: A band of mice and their leader set sail to an island inhabited by a hostile Skog with gigantic feet. But when the two parties finally meet face to face, they find they have a lot more in common than they thought. The beast of Monsieur Racine: Monsieur Racine lays a trap and catches a marauder, a strange but harmless-looking beast, who has been stealing his prize pears. What happens when Monsieur Racine presents his catch to the Academy of Science throws Paris into an uproar
The exiles by Kent Mackenzie( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 397 libraries worldwide
"The Exiles" of the title are displaced Native Americans, living in late 1950s Los Angeles on Bunker Hill, a depressed area connected to the rest of the city by the Angels Flight trolley. The Indians were already exiles, from the moment they lost their ancestral lands and were confined to reservations. Starting on Friday afternoon and closing Saturday morning, the film follows pregnant Yvonne, her husband Homer, and their Mexican acquaintance Tommy Reynolds. Yvonne cooks dinner, Homer and Tommy drop her off at an "all-nite" movie and go to a bar, where they join a group on a joyride out to a hill--Hill X--and drunkenly greet the morning with tribal songs and dancing, while Yvonne sleeps in her neighbor's bed. A beautifully photographed slice of down-and-almost-out life, this is a portrait of women and men who are depressed over their diaspora, poverty, loneliness, alienation, lack of education and opportunity, and trying to escape the grip of a durable Los Angeles nightmare
Frog and Toad are friends Frog and Toad : behind the scenes by Arnold Lobel( visu )
10 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in English and held by 344 libraries worldwide
Includes five familar tales of Frog and Toad. Shows how the animation in the award-winning film was achieved. Demonstrates how the characters were sculpted, the synchronization of arm and leg movement, as well as matching lip movements to the sound tract
Stories about Ralph S. Mouse ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 306 libraries worldwide
In "The Mouse and the Motorcycle" Ralph makes a friend. Stuck at a hotel for the weekend, Kevin lets Ralph borrow his toy motorcycle, and while out for a spin Ralph has a series of exciting adventures. Ralph returns for "Runaway Ralph" wherein he runs away from his home at the Mountain View Inn. But the Happy Acres Summer Camp is not what Ralph has in mind - lucky for him, his friend Garf is a friend indeed. In "Ralph S. Mouse," there are too many mice at the Mountain View Inn, so Ralph must leave. He persuades his friend Ryan to take him to school, where the fun and the danger begin
Ralph S. Mouse by Beverly Cleary( visu )
5 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
There are too many mice at the Mountain View Inn so Ralph must leave. He persudes his friend Ryan to take him to school, where the fun and danger begin
Mouse soup ( visu )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
In this animated musical film, Mouse gets snatched up by a hungry Weasel who is determined to make him into soup. Mouse weaves one tale after another - all leading to his escape
Frog and Toad together by Arnold Lobel( visu )
7 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and held by 192 libraries worldwide
Presents animated adaptations of four of the Frog and Toad stories that illustrate the importance of patience, trust, willpower, and friendship
Printing transforms knowledge by James Burke( visu )
9 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Describes the transformation of the medieval world, which had to rely largely on memorized knowledge and the spoken word, when Gutenberg discovered printing. Covers the increase in literacy, the secularization of learning, and the acceleration and systematization of knowledge. Also discusses the contribution that printing made to the Protestant Reformation and the beginnings of nationalism
Darwin's revolution by James Burke( visu )
6 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
Reveals how Darwin's writings undermined the concept of an orderly, unchanging universe and with it the belief in the biblical theory of creation. Also considers how aspects of Darwinism were used to political and economic advantage to justify nazism, robber baron style capitalism, and communism
Science revises the heavens ( visu )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Deals with advances made during the Scientific Revolution, including Copernicus's explanation that the heavens do not revolve around the earth, Galileo's exploration of the acceleration of falling objects, and Newton's theories, and examines the bitter conflict that these ideas caused within the Catholic Church
Scientific imagination in the Renaissance by James Burke( visu )
6 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
Shows the rise of Humanism, the rediscovery of the Arab and classical sciences of mathematics, geometry, optics, and perspective, and the astonishing impact those discoveries had on who we have become
The Factory and marketplace revolution by James Burke( visu )
6 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
Describes the origins of the Industrial Revolution and the resulting growth of urbanization, the creation of the factory system and an industrial working class, and the exploitation of the planet
AIDS, what everyone needs to know ( visu )
19 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Using live action, animation, and cinemicrography, provides an introduction to acquired immune deficiency syndrome. Tells how the AIDS virus destroys the immune system's ability to protect the body from various diseases, describes how the virus is, and is not, transmitted and explains how to protect oneself from contracting the disease. Includes commentary by Michael Gottlieb and other recognized specialists
It started with the Greeks ( visu )
7 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Explains how the questioning, rational attitude of the ancient Greeks has continued through the centuries in the West and has led to constantly changing knowledge and discovery, thus creating conflict between these changes and inherently conservative institutions. Also discusses the thesis of the series that particularly important developments in the history of Western thought have produced corresponding changes in who we are
The Ralph Mouse collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
In "The Mouse and the Motorcycle" Ralph makes a friend. Stuck at a hotel for the weekend, Kevin lets Ralph borrow his toy motorcycle, and while out for a spin Ralph has a series of exciting adventures. Ralph returns for "Runaway Ralph" wherein he runs away from his home at the Mountain View Inn. But the Happy Acres Summer Camp is not what Ralph has in mind - lucky for him, his friend Garf is a friend indeed. In "Ralph S. Mouse," there are too many mice at the Mountain View Inn, so Ralph must leave. He persuades his friend Ryan to take him to school, where the fun and the danger begin
The New physics Newton revised by James Burke( visu )
8 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
Shows how scientists in the 19th and 20th centuries replaced Newton's universe - commonsense and knowable - with a universe which is more complicated and unknowable. Science has come to pose a universe which is uncertain and incomprehensible to the average person. The public has confused science with technology and stuck with a Newtonian, commonsense view of the universe which is removed from what scientists know
 
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controlled identity Churchill-Wexler Film Productions

Churchill Films, Los Angeles.
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