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Ackerman, Tom

Overview
Works: 83 works in 254 publications in 6 languages and 14,273 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Haunted house films  Children's films  Horror films  Juvenile works  Fantasy comedies (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Cinematographer, Author, Photographer, Illustrator, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Tom Ackerman
Publications by Tom Ackerman
Most widely held works by Tom Ackerman
Anchorman the legend of Ron Burgundy by Will Ferrell( visu )
18 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,961 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 )
15 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,784 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 Brian Levant( visu )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,689 libraries worldwide
Komedia o wziętym dentyście z Miami, który nieoczekiwanie dziedziczy zaprzęg psów na Alasce
National Lampoon's Christmas vacation by Jie qi ke( visu )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 1,474 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
Are we there yet? by Brian Levant( visu )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,337 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
Beetle Juice by Tim Burton( visu )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,166 libraries worldwide
After Barbara and Adam Maitland are killed in a car crash, they find themselves trapped as ghosts in their beautiful New England farmhouse. Their peaceful 'existence' is disrupted when a yuppie family, the Deetz's, buy their house. The Maitlands are too nice and harmless as ghosts and all their efforts to scare the Deetz's away are unsuccessful. They decide to call to Beetlejuice, a people-exorcizing ghost, for help
George of the jungle by Sam Weisman( visu )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 675 libraries worldwide
George, a buff and lovable klutz, saves his animal friends from poachers. Includes animation
Dickie Roberts former child star ( visu )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 592 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 French and held by 463 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
Looking for comedy in the Muslim world ( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 459 libraries worldwide
A mockumentary film in which actor Albert Brooks (playing himself) travels to India & Pakistan on behalf of the United States government, in hopes of discovering what "makes Muslims laugh."
My favorite Martian by Donald Petrie( visu )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 432 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 )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 329 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 ( visu )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 255 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 )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 133 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 98 libraries worldwide
En una bonita mañana de verano, en un privilegiado suburbio de una gran ciudad, Baby Bink se dispone a comenzar su mañana como siempre suele hacer: su desayuno, un relajado baño y su libro de cuentos favoritos: "El peque se va de marcha". Pero la tranquila vida de Baby Bink se ve amenazada cuando es secuestrado por una banda de inteligentes ladrones que se hacen pasar por fotógrafos de niños. Los secuestradores pronto se darán cuenta de lo difícil que resulta cuidar de un bebé y, aunque no intencionadamente, Baby Bink se dispone a explorar la ciudad y esos sitios que tan bien conoce de su libro de cuentos. Los secuestradores pasarán por toda clase de aventuras y situaciones límites tratando de localizar al bebé que, inteligentemente, ha tomado un día libre
Journey to America ( visu )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Using archival film and photographs along with letters, diaries and oral interviews, this documentary recaptures the journey of the twelve million people who emigrated to the U.S. from Europe between 1890 and 1920. The film follows immigrants from the villages and towns of Europe to the seaport towns of Hamburg and Bremen where they boarded steamer ships bound for U.S. ports of entry. It then follows them to Ellis Island and into the urban ghettos, prairie farms, coal mines and stockyards of America
Infestation ( visu )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 38 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
Anchorman wake-up Ron Burgundy, the adventure continues ... ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 33 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 save looks, minimal IQ's and unbelievably bad hair. The saga continues with footage not shown in theaters
Los Zafiros music from the edge of time ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Thirty years after their breakup, the two surviving band member Manuel Galban, and the group's co-founder, Miguel Cancio, reunite in the streets of present-day Havana, a place full of unforgettable songs and memories for them and for their fans
FBI careers : the ultimate guide to landing a job as one of America's finest by Thomas H Ackerman( file )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
This book is the definitive guide for acing the FBI's rigorous selection process and landing a job
 
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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 Экерман
تامس ئی. آکرمن
トーマス・E・アッカーマン
Languages
English (120)
Spanish (18)
French (2)
Danish (2)
Multiple languages (1)
Thai (1)
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