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Act III Communications

Overview
Works: 10 works in 62 publications in 3 languages and 6,940 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Humor  Fiction  Personal narratives  Film and video adaptations  Adventure stories 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Act III Communications
Publications by Act III Communications
Most widely held works by Act III Communications
The princess bride by Cary Elwes( visu )
21 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 3,667 libraries worldwide
A kindly grandfather sits down with his grandson and reads him a bedtime story. As the grandfather reads the story, the action comes alive in a classic tale of love and adventure. The beautiful Buttercup is kidnapped and held against her will in order to marry the nasty Prince Humperdinck, while Westley (her childhood beau, now returned as the Dread Pirate Roberts) attempts to save her. Along the way he meets an accomplished swordsman and a giant, both of whom become his companions in his quest
Fried green tomatoes by Jon Avnet( visu )
23 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 2,639 libraries worldwide
A chance encounter in a nursing home leads to an unexpected friendship between a dowdy housewife and a spry octagenarian who tells her the story of a fiercely independent woman half a century ago, inspiring the housewife to change her life, often with hilarious results
Stand by me by Rob Reiner( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 413 libraries worldwide
Explores friendship and the indelible experiences of growing up as four twelve-year-old boys set out on a two-day search for a missing teenager's body, a search that turns into an odyssey of self-discovery. Set in the small Oregon town of Castle Rock in the summer of 1959
In her own time ( visu )
5 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Focuses on cultural anthropologist Barbara Myerhoff's study of the community of Hasidic Jews in Los Angeles's Fairfax neighborhood. Tells also how, after exhausting medical treatment for cancer, she found strength among the traditions, faith, and caring of these Orthodox Jews
Way past cool ( visu )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Enter the bleak turf of downtown Oakland. When a powerful 16-year-old drug dealer tries to set a group of friends against their rivals, they have no choice but to make the most difficult of decisions - and emerge as men
All in the family twentieth anniversary special ( visu )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Interviews with the cast and clips from the ground-breaking television series, All in the family, which shocked and amused the viewing audience with its taboo-breaking humor
Fried green tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe by Jon Avnet( visu )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
'Evelyn Couch, an overweight, middle-aged woman is in a rut. Her husband Ed ignores her ... But a chance encounter with spry octogenarian Ninny Threadgoode leads to an unexpected friendship. Ninny tells Evelyn an absorbing story of two very different women who ... ran the Whistle Stop Cafe - a railside eatery serving good old Southern food, as well as a good helping of friendship and laughter ... and even an occasional murder. The events of the past inspire Evelyn to make changes in her own dowdy life - the results are often hilarious ... ' (cover)
Tomates verdes fritos ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
Die Braut des Prinzen by Rob Reiner( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in German and held by 1 library worldwide
Fried green tomatoes / #142 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
A chance encounter in a nursing home leads to an unexpected friendship between a dowdy housewife and a spry octagenarian who tells her the story of a fiercely independent woman half a century ago, inspiring the housewife to change her life, often with hilarious results
 
Alternative Names
Act 3 Communications
Act Three Communications
Languages
English (59)
Spanish (1)
German (1)
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