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Act III Communications

Overview
Works: 11 works in 64 publications in 3 languages and 7,180 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Biography  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Humor  Fantasy films  Fiction  Personal narratives 
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 )
22 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 3,856 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 )
24 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 2,677 libraries worldwide
A chance encounter in a nursing home between a dowdy housewife and a spry octagenarian leads to an unexpected friendship. The story told of a fiercely independent woman half a century ago inspires 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 418 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 )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 111 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 65 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 40 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 8 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)
The princess bride 25th Anniversary Edition ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
A lowly stable boy, Westley, pledges his love to the beautiful Buttercup, only to be abducted and reportedly killed by pirates while Buttercup is betrothed to the evil Prince Humperdinck. Even as Buttercup herself is kidnapped by a giant, a scheming criminal mastermind, and a master Spanish swordsman, a mysterious masked pirate (could it be Westley?) follows in pursuit
Moonstruck When Harry met Sally... ; The princess bride ; Rain man ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
When Harry met Sally...: Sex always gets in the way of friendships between men and women. At least, that's what Harry Burns believes. So when Harry meets Sally Albright and a deep friendship blossoms between them, Harry's determined not to let his attraction to Sally destroy it. But when a night of weakness ends in a morning of panic, can the pair avoid succumbing to Harry's fears by remaining friends and admitting they just might be the perfect match for each other?
Die Braut des Prinzen by Rob Reiner( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in German and held by 1 library worldwide
Tomates verdes fritos by Jon Avnet( visu )
1 edition published in 1992 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
La existencia de Evelyn Couch, una mujer de mediana edad, ha degenerado en un ejercicio diario de monotonía y glotonería. Su vida conyugal transcurre entre la apatía y el aburrimiento. Por si esto no fuera suficiente, una tía de su marido, residente en un asilo de Birmingham, la recibe de manera poco amistosa. La arroja todo tipo de objetos cuando Evelyn la visita. La vida de esta mujer no es nada fácil; es mas bien una batalla campal. Su único refugio son las historias edificantes de Ninny Threadgoode, una singular octogenaria que la embelesa con acontecimientos de su ciudad natal, Whistle Stop en Alabama
 
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Alternative Names
Act 3 Communications
Act Three Communications
Languages
English (61)
Spanish (1)
German (1)
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