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Erman, John 1935-

Overview
Works: 199 works in 510 publications in 5 languages and 11,933 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Television mini-series  Historical films  Biographical television programs  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Historical television programs  Biographical films  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Director, Producer, Production personnel, Author, Restager, Film editor, Performer, fmd, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about John Erman
Publications by John Erman
Most widely held works about John Erman
 
Most widely held works by John Erman
Roots by Jawanza Kunjufu( visu )
41 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 2,942 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
The Queen by Stephen Frears( visu )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 908 libraries worldwide
The remarkable history of Alex Haley's paternal side. Queen is the daughter of a slave and a plantation owner. During the turbulent decades of the antebellum South, the Civil War, Reconstruction, and beyond, she searches for a home in the two cultures and at times is shunned by both. Rejection and hate are no match for her unconquerable will
Victoria & Albert by Ron Arad( visu )
25 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 833 libraries worldwide
The moving romantic story of two lovers who create an intimate private world amidst the pomp and politics of the court of St. James. This epic miniseries shows us a Victoria that we have never seen before -- not a staid and stately old matron cloaked in black -- but a young, passionate, sensual Victoria who takes command of the throne and falls head over heels in love with the dashing German prince who will father her six children
Roots, the next generations ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 726 libraries worldwide
Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
Breathing lessons by Anne Tyler( visu )
14 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 665 libraries worldwide
What begins as a two-hour road trip to a neighboring town turns into an all-day adventure for Ira and Maggie Moran
Ellen Foster by Kaye Gibbons( visu )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 537 libraries worldwide
Having suffered abuse and misfortune for most of her life, a young girl searches for a better life and finally finds it in the home of a loving woman with several foster children
Scarlett : the sequel to Gone with the wind, the greatest love story ever told by Margaret Mitchell( visu )
33 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 473 libraries worldwide
The parallel paths of Scarlett and Rhett Butler take them from the social swirl of post-war Savannah to London's high society in this sequel to Gone with the wind
The boys next door by Panola College( visu )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 425 libraries worldwide
Four mentally challenged men share a house and with the help of a social worker learn to cope with the ups and downs of daily life through laughter, love, & joy
Star trek, the original series ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 352 libraries worldwide
Space is our final frontier. In the 23rd century, The U.S.S. Enterprise embarks on a five year mission to explore the galaxy. The Enterprise is under the command of Captain James T. Kirk, whose First Officer is Mr. Spock, from the planet Vulcan. The Chief Medical Officer is Dr. Leonard 'Bones' McCoy. With a determined crew of 430, the Enterprise encounters Klingons, Romulans, time paradoxes and genetic supermen. Their mission is to explore strange new worlds, to seek new life and new civilizations, to boldly go where no man has gone before
Candles on Bay Street ( visu )
6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
A single mom returns to her hometown in Maine after a lengthy absence, posing a potential threat to the marriage of her old high school flame and his wife
The Blackwater lightship ( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 316 libraries worldwide
A man in the final stages of AIDS is cared for by his sister and mother and grandmother
An early frost by CTV Network( visu )
11 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 280 libraries worldwide
When a gay lawyer is diagnosed with AIDS, he copes with coming out to his family and colleagues as they deal with their own prejudices
The attic : the hiding of Anne Frank by Miep Gies( visu )
22 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and French and held by 238 libraries worldwide
During the World War II Nazi occupation of the Netherlands, Miep Gies risks everything she has to hide two Jewish families in the attic over the office where she works
Roots ( visu )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
Roots, adapted from the Alex Haley novel that traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors was captured and sold into slavery. Follows the struggle for freedom that began with the boy's abduction in Africa to America and continued throughout the generations that followed
Stella by John Erman( visu )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 125 libraries worldwide
After a brief relationship with a young doctor, Stella, a tough and fiercely independent woman, discovers she's pregnant. Too proud to accept the doctor's marriage proposal, Stella raises her daughter Jenny alone, and through the years the two share a very special relationship until Stella realizes she cannot provide Jenny with the advantages her wealthy father can
The outer limits. the original series ( visu )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
The entire first season of the science fiction anthology series. Reflecting the anxieties of the Cold War era, each episode is a cautionary tale involving alien creatures or dangerous new technologies
Neil Simon's The Sunshine Boys by Herbert Ross( visu )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 94 libraries worldwide
Willie Clark has not spoken to his comedy partner Al Lewis for eight years, but the offer of a screen test with Warner Bros. brings them together
Roots, the next generations by Warner Bros. Television( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
A Streetcar Named Desire by Elia Kazan( visu )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
After being exiled from her hometown of Auriol, Mississippi for seducing a seventeen-year-old boy at the school where she taught English, Blanche DuBois arrives unexpectedly at the New Orleans home of her pregnant sister Stella Kowalski and her Stella's husband Stanley. Stanley, both repulsed and attracted to Blanche, discovers that she has mortgaged property left to both sisters and spent all the money whereby he sets about discovering everything else he can about her past. Tension between Blanche and Stanley builds as time passes and is intensified when Blanche begins dating one of Stanley's poker buddies
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Sampson, Bill, 1935-

Erman, John M. 1935-
John Erman Amerikaans televisieregisseur
John Erman réalisateur américain
John Erman regista statunitense
Sampson, Bill.
Sampson, Bill 1935-
Эрман, Джон
جان ارمن
約翰·厄曼
Languages
English (201)
German (5)
French (5)
Spanish (5)
Italian (2)
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