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Schaffner, Franklin J.

Works: 309 works in 1,213 publications in 6 languages and 13,229 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  War films  Biographical films  Dystopian films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Historical films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Director, Author, Restager, Producer, Performer, fmd, Film editor, Conductor, Other, fmp, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications by Franklin J Schaffner
Publications by Franklin J Schaffner, published posthumously.
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Patton by Franklin J Schaffner( visu )
210 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 4,143 libraries worldwide
Story of General Patton in World War II whose military brilliance was balanced by his inability to deal with the social and political aspects of war, causing him difficulties in his dealings with the War Department
Planet of the apes by Franklin J Schaffner( visu )
154 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,742 libraries worldwide
After crash-landing on an uncharted planet, astronaut Taylor finds himself trapped in a savage world where talking apes dominate the human race. A sympathetic chimpanzee named Ari helps him evade the invincible gorilla army
The boys from Brazil by Franklin J Schaffner( visu )
94 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,027 libraries worldwide
A band of Nazi leaders, escaped from postwar Germany, scheme to return to power. Their plans to dominate the world are based on a bizarre biological experiment undertaken by Josef Mengele
Nicholas and Alexandra by Franklin J Schaffner( visu )
39 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 879 libraries worldwide
Over the years Tsar Nicholas cannot satisfy the needs of the people or prevent Russia's entry into World War I, and the Empress falls under the spell of the evil monk, Rasputin
Islands in the stream by Franklin J Schaffner( visu )
23 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and German and held by 326 libraries worldwide
A sculptor's self-imposed isolation in the Bahamas is ended by two forces: the visit of his sons ... and the outbreak of World War II
A tour of the White House with Mrs. John F. Kennedy : the historic 1962 televised broadcast ( visu )
4 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in English and held by 313 libraries worldwide
A tour through the redecorated White House conducted by Mrs. John F. Kennedy. Dramatizes the meaning and significance of the White House by focusing on figures who lived in the White House and those who contributed to its construction and reconstruction. Discusses the function and administration of the Chief Executive's home and headquarters, as well as the duties and responsibilities of the Presidency. President Kennedy makes a brief appearance
The best man by Franklin J Schaffner( visu )
18 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 299 libraries worldwide
Story of two candidates for their party's presidential nomination. One is an intellectual with a sense of morality, the other an opportunist who would win at all costs. The deciding factor is the endorsement of the out-going president who thrives on political in-fighting and deplores indecision
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court ( visu )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
This adaptation of Mark Twain's classic tale is the story of a modern-day Yankee named Hank Morgan who finds himself transported back to the medieval world of King Arthur. Morgan uses his wits and 19th-century know-how to find favor in Arthur's court
Worthington Miner by Worthington Miner( Book )
5 editions published in 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 197 libraries worldwide
Steve McQueen collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Papillon: a convict called vows to escape the inescapable Devil's Island
The kill by Digiview Entertainment( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Story of a family that isn't welcomed into a rural community. The father is accused of murder and flees into the woods
Holiday family classics : 39 features and shorts ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
The 20th Century-Fox hour: The Miracle on 34th Street. A Macy's Department Store Santa, who insists he is the real Kris Kringle, teaches everyone a lesson in love, faith, and the value of imagination
Lionheart ( visu )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 83 libraries worldwide
A young knight journeying to join Richard the Lionhearted on his campaign to the Holy Land discovers his destiny to defend the children of the Crusades against the Black Prince who wants to sell them into Saracen slavery
Yes, Giorgio ( visu )
6 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
A drama about Giorgio Fini, an Italian tenor touring the U.S, who becomes stricken with a sudden "crisis of the voice," and a beautiful throat specialist is called in to treat him. Pavarotti sings Ave Maria, La Donna E Mobile, Nesun Dorma, and I left my heart in San Francisco
Steve McQueen collection : 4 film favorites ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
Bullitt: San Francisco cop Frank Bullitt is assigned to protect a mobster about to testify against his brother's crime organization. When his friend is shot and the witness is left at death's door by two hit men who seem to know exactly where the witness was hidden, Bullitt clandestinely moves the mobster while he tries to find out who is after the witness, and why it seems so easy for "them" to find him
Twelve angry men ; An almanac of liberty ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Twelve angry men: After a teenage boy is accused of murder, a jury must come to terms with their prejudices and personal grudges to decide on the verdict. An almanac of liberty: After an attack on a stranger, the residents of a small town discover that, if they don't start recognizing individual freedoms, time will start moving backwards
The Victor Borge show collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Kinescopes of 14 episodes from Victor Borge's first comedy-variety series, broadcast Feb.-June 1951
Rod Serling Studio One dramas : the arena ; The strike ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
The Arena (a newly elected senator must decide if he wants to follow the course charted by his father, a former senator, or chart a course of his own) and The Strike (during the Korean War, Major Gaylord's will is tested when he is forced to issue an order that will result in the death of twenty of his men but save hundreds of lives). Includes booklet
Welcome home by Franklin J Schaffner( visu )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 36 libraries worldwide
A U.S. Air Force pilot is shot down over Cambodia in 1970 and the U.S. Military identifies a body and sends it home for burial. The pilot's family struggles to rebuild their lives without him. The Army would like the pilot to remain a dead hero. But now, 17 years later after his family buried him in a hero's grave, the pilot shows up on their doorstep-- alive. Welcome home
Franklin Schaffner : an American Film Institute seminar on his work : [held October 16, 1974] by Franklin J Schaffner( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
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Alternative Names
Franclinus Iacobus Schaffner
Franklin J. Schaffner Amerikaans filmregisseur
Franklin J. Schaffner director de cinema estadounidense
Franklin J. Schaffner director de cinema estatunidenc
Franklin J. Schaffner regizor de film american
Franklin J. Schaffner US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur
Franklin Schaffner director de cine
Franklin Schaffner réalisateur et producteur américain
Franklin Schaffner regista statunitense
Scaffner, Franklin.
Scaffner, Franklin 1920-1989
Schaffner, Franklin
Schaffner, Franklin 1920-1989
Schaffner, Franklin James.
Schaffner, Franklin James 1920-1989
Schaffner, Franklin S.
Schaffner, Franklin S. 1920-1989
Schaffner, S.
Schaffner, S. 1920-1989
Шеффнер, Франклин
פרנקלין שפנר
פרנקלין שפנר במאי קולנוע אמריקאי
فرانكلين شافنر مخرج أفلام أمريكي
فرانکلین جی شافنر کارگردان آمریکایی
ফ্র্যাংকলিন স্ক্যাফনার
ফ্র্যাংকলিন স্ক্যাফনার মার্কিন চলচ্চিত্র পরিচালক
샤프너, 프랭클린 1920-1989
샤프너, 프랭클린 J. 1920-1989
シャフナー, フランクリン・J
English (462)
Spanish (58)
French (24)
German (19)
Multiple languages (7)
Italian (1)
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