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Ackerman, Tom

Works: 88 works in 281 publications in 9 languages and 16,245 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Children's films  Animated films  Fantasy films  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Haunted house films  Musical films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Cinematographer, Author, Photographer, Illustrator, Director, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Publications about Tom Ackerman
Publications by Tom Ackerman
Most widely held works by Tom Ackerman
Anchorman : the legend of Ron Burgundy by Adam McKay( visu )
22 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in English and held by 2,023 libraries worldwide
It's the 70's and Ron Burgundy is the king of San Diego. He's the most popular news anchor in town. He and his all male news team rule the city with their sauve looks, minimal IQ's and unbelievably bad hair. In Ron's world, women don't belong in the newsroom. So when rising star reporter Veronica Corningstone fills in for Ron one night and the ratings soar, it becomes more than a battle ... it becomes war
Jumanji by Chris Van Allsburg( visu )
20 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,858 libraries worldwide
Alan, un niño de siete años desaparece misteriosamente de su casa de Brantford, después de lanzar los dados de un juego de mesa llamado Jumanji. Han pasado 26 años y dos niños llegan a la misma casa donde Alan desapareció. Allí descubrirán el juego
Snow dogs by Gary Paulsen( visu )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and Russian and held by 1,655 libraries worldwide
When a Miami dentist inherits a team of sled dogs, he's got to learn the trade or lose his pack to a crusty mountain man
National Lampoon's Christmas vacation by WB( visu )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,610 libraries worldwide
Christmas is the perfect season for Clark Griswold and his family. Clark's a disaster waiting to happen. You have to see it to believe it. There are 25,000 lights on the Griswold rooftop. An exploding turkey. And a house full of relatives
Beetle Juice by Tim Burton( visu )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,454 libraries worldwide
Pour avoir voulu sauver un chien, Adam et Barbara Maitland passent tout de go dans l'autre monde. Peu après, occupants invisibles de leur antique demeure ils la voient envahie par une riche et bruyante famille new-yorkaise. Rien à redire jusqu'au jour où cette honorable famille entreprend de donner un cachet plus urbain à la vieille demeure. Adam et Barbara, scandalisés, décident de déloger les intrus. Mais leurs classiques fantômes et autres sortilèges ne font aucun effet. C'est alors qu'ils font appel à un "bio-exorciste" freelance connu sous le sobriquet de Beetlejuice. (Source : ; 2016-01-25)
Alvin and the chipmunks by Tim Hill( visu )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,335 libraries worldwide
Durante unas vacaciones a bordo de un crucero de lujo, Alvin, Simon, Theodore y las Chipettes transforman el barco en su propio patio de recreos. Pero todo cambia repentinamente cuando naufragan en una isla desierta, y al intentar encontrar la forma de volver a casa descubren que el islote no está tan desierto como ellos esperaban
Are we there yet? by Brian Levant( visu )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,307 libraries worldwide
Nick offers to take Suzanne's kids cross-country in an effort to win her heart. He must survive 24 hours with two kids bent on destroying him. Through all the road-blocks, he impresses not only Suzanne, but himself also
George of the jungle by Sam Weisman( visu )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 598 libraries worldwide
George is a buff and lovable klutz who saves his animal friends from poachers
Dickie Roberts : former child star ( visu )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 585 libraries worldwide
Dickie Roberts is a former child actor who appeared on a hit television show. Now in his thirties, he can only find work as a parking valet and spends his free time with other formal child stars. Wanting to make a comeback, he manages to get an audition with director Rob Reiner. When the role requires him to be normal, he decides to hire a normal family for $20,000 in order to "research" the childhood he missed out on
Scary movie 4 ( visu )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 495 libraries worldwide
Cindy Campbell and her self-serving, sex-crazed pal Brenda are joined by Tom Ryan, a cute, but utterly clueless guy. Together, they battle to save the world from a ruthless alien invasion. Cindy moves in next to Tom because she's taking care of an elderly lady. She finds out the house is haunted by a little boy and goes on a quest in the village to find out who killed him and why. Also, Alien "Tr-iPods" are invading the world and Cindy has to uncover the secret in order to stop them
My favorite Martian by Pi te li( visu )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 388 libraries worldwide
In this movie based on the 60's television series of the same name, TV reporter, Tim O'Hara stumbles upon a Martian who has just crashed on Earth. Tim schemes to expose the Martian who has taken human form as "Uncle Martin." When Tim's efforts are foiled by Uncle Martin's antics, he decides to help the alien return home
Rat race by Jerry Zucker( visu )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 325 libraries worldwide
Employs a huge ensemble of comedy stalwarts, assembled by an eccentric hotelier to race from Las Vegas to New Mexico for a $2 million jackpot. With a backstage gambling subplot, the movie has almost as many highlights as clunkers, with easy gags and traditional slapstick that will tickle anyone's old-fashioned funny bone
The adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle by John Escott( visu )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 232 libraries worldwide
Those ruthless spies Boris and Natasha have wangled their way into the real world, while Fearless Leader is plotting to take over America. Only Rocky and Bullwinkle can save us
The battle of Shaker Heights ( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
Kelly is a very smart, but socially inept 17-year-old high school student. He is an expert in the art of war and becomes the target of a school bully, so Kelly wages a grand-scale counterattack. He meets Bart at a local battlefield reinactment and they become friends. Kelly develops a king-size crush on Tabby, Bart's beautiful older sister. Tabby loves having the adoring Kelly around, but it's Sarah, his co-worker at a local grocery store, who really carries the torch for him. Like most teenage boys, Kelly prefers the seemingly unattainable to the eminently winnable female
Baby's day out ( visu )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Baby Bink is kidnapped by three men posing as photographers. While his wealthy parents frantically search for him, the three crooks have their hands full keeping up with their infant charge
Infestation ( visu )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 39 libraries worldwide
"Fear takes over a mundane workday when slacker office drone Cooper wakes up in a massive cocoon spun by mutant, flesh-eating insects. One by one, Cooper unwraps those around him, forming a team of strangers to fight off the infestation. The team and other survivors must battle to stay alive and take back the Earth by fighting off gigantic flying bugs and human hybrid mutants"--Container
Journey to America by WGBH Education Foundation( visu )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
A tribute to over 12 million men, women and children who made the torturous journey from the old world to the new between 1890-1920 arriving at Ellis Island, New York
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Alternative Names
Acherman, Thomas
Ackerman Thomas
Ackerman, Thomas E.
Ackerman, Tom
Thomas E. Ackerman Amerikaans director of photography
Thomas E. Ackerman cineasta
Thomas E. Ackerman directeur de la photographie américain
Thomas E. Ackerman direttore della fotografia statunitense
Thomas E. Ackerman Kameramann
Τόμας Ε. Άκερμαν
Томас Акерман
Томас Экерман
תומס אקרמן צלם קולנוע אמריקאי
تامس ئی. آکرمن
English (129)
Spanish (9)
Slovenian (2)
Swedish (2)
Multiple languages (2)
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