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Ritter, John 1948-2003

Overview
Works: 286 works in 787 publications in 6 languages and 23,806 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Animated television programs  Children's television programs  Motion pictures  Children's films  Film adaptations  Television programs  Action and adventure television programs  Fantasy television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Artist
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
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Clifford the big red dog by Norman Bridwell( visu )
72 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,599 libraries worldwide
Four animated stories featuring Clifford the big red dog and his owner, Emily Elizabeth
Sling Blade by Billy Bob Thornton( visu )
32 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,173 libraries worldwide
After 25 years, mildly retarded killer Karl Childers is released from the mental hospital where he was placed for killing his mother and her lover. He gets a job and is befriended by a fatherless boy and his mother, but his newfound peace is shattered by the mother's abusive boyfriend
Clifford's really big movie by Norman Bridwell( visu )
19 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,639 libraries worldwide
Clifford the Big Red Dog is a lovable canine who joins a traveling carnival when he mistakenly believes that he has become a burden to his human family. As he seeks his fortune in food, Clifford helps his new animal buddies overcome their fears, saves the carnival from going bust, and eventually finds his way back home again to his real family
Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 1,490 libraries worldwide
In this story about the perils of popularity, the courage of nonconformity, and the thrill of first love, an eccentric student named Stargirl changes Mica High School forever
Bad Santa by Terry Zwigoff( visu )
20 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,267 libraries worldwide
Willie is a thief who teams up with his dwarf friend Marcus, for a very special Christmas scam. Willie gets a job as Santa Claus at a shopping mall, Marcus tags along as an elf, and they use their employee status to rob stores blind just before Christmas. But Willie is a bitter and foul-mouthed alcoholic who doesn't care much for kids. A mall's manager is certain something's wrong, so he asks the chief of security to check out Willie. Meanwhile, one of the kids Willie is forced to talk to becomes a regular customer
Stephen King's It by Stephen King( visu )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,053 libraries worldwide
It can be anything. A fanged monster that won't stay on the movie screen. Something ominous lurking in the basement. A malevolent force in a small New England town takes the shape of a clown, but It isn't clowning around. Instead, It terrifies youngsters with their innermost fears, bringing some to their untimely doom -- until a group of wily neighborhood kids fight back. Thirty years later the evil resurfaces: meaner, angrier, deadlier. And the friends who vividly remember the terrors of their youth reunite to make a desperate stand against It
"Noises off--" by Michael Frayn( visu )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 625 libraries worldwide
Slapstick comedy about a group of second-rate actors rehearsing a Broadway-bound play. When they finally get their performances right, everything else starts going wrong!
Tadpole by Gary Winick( visu )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 489 libraries worldwide
Most 15-year-old boys are obsessed with the opposite sex, Oscar is not exception. He is an honor student at an exclusive prep school, he is confident, intelligent, speaks fluent French, and is well versed in literary works. His parents are divorced and his father has recently remarried. Sensing that his stepmother isn't happy in the marriage, Oscar begins waging a low-key but ardent campaign to seduce her. His efforts to bed Eve attract the attention of one of her close friends, Diane, a smart and sexy chiropractor who also becomes the not-entirely-unwelcome focus of Oscar's romantic attentions
Three's company ( visu )
15 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 387 libraries worldwide
Features the original six episodes, including the pilot, of the television series that starred John Ritter as a bachelor who shares an apartment with two women
Panic by Henry Bromell( visu )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 377 libraries worldwide
All Alex's life he has worked for his father in the family's murder-for-hire business. Now his life is out of control. In the throws of a mid-life crisis, he wants out of the business and he wants change in his life. Unfortunately, his father won't let him quit
Hearts afire ( visu )
41 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 371 libraries worldwide
Newlyweds John and Georgie Anne trade politics for small-town life and attempt to revive the local newspaper
High Noon by Fred Zinnemann( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 310 libraries worldwide
A retired marshal's wedding is interrupted when he learns a killer he had sent to jail will return to town on the noon train to seek revenge. The townspeople refuse to help him, so he is forced to take up his badge and guns again, alienating his new bride, a Quaker who is opposed to violence
Dave Barry's greatest hits by Dave Barry( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 299 libraries worldwide
The Cincinnati post Pulitzer Prize-winning author Dave Barry's newspaper columns get clipped out and shared more than those of any other columnist. What Dave Barry did for American history in Dave Barry slept here and for getting older in Dave Barry turns forty he does for ... Everything else in America: overpriced real estate, he-man action figures and homemade beer
Peter Bogdanovich's They all laughed ( visu )
15 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 293 libraries worldwide
New York's Odyssey Detective Agency is hired by two different clients to follow two beautiful women suspected of infidelity. Soon the detectives become romantically involved with the women they are trailing
Jack and the beanstalk and other classics of childhood ( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
These classic stories of magic, imagination, and inspiration will capture children's interest and spark their imagination story after story
Bride of Chucky by Ronny Yu( visu )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and German and held by 241 libraries worldwide
For ten years, the tortured soul of serial killer Charles Lee Ray has been imprisoned inside a child's doll. "Chucky" is reborn when his old flame, Tiffany (Jennifer Tilly), rescues his battered doll parts from a police impound. But Chucky wants his new playmate cut down to size, so he transforms his blushing bride into a stunning little terror
Man of miracles ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 238 libraries worldwide
"In the sleepy town of Vine Creek, preacher and volunteer fireman Joe Cass (John Ritter) wakes up to realize his family and community are at a breaking point. Joe decides to take control of his life and must prove his bravery when he is called to save a child trapped inside a burning building. Lost inside the inferno, a mysterious fireman helps them to safety and quickly disappears"--Container
Three's company ( visu )
10 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
Features all 25 episodes of this sitcom's classic second season. The legendary John Ritter stars as a bachelor named Jack Tripper, who shares an apartment with two women
Dave Barry's guide to guys by Dave Barry( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 222 libraries worldwide
Dave Barry discusses the American male, threatened by feminism, the mens' movement and sanitation laws
Danielle Steel's Heartbeat by Danielle Steel( visu )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
"Bill Grant is a successful TV producer, but lives thousands of miles from his two young sons. At the same network is Adrian Townsend, a happily married woman. She becomes pregnant, but her husband doesn't want children and leaves her. Bill and Adrian begin a friendship that soon turns to love. While Adrian wrestles with the hope that her husband will return, can Bill win the battle to keep this new love alive?"--Container
 
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Alternative Names
John Ritter acteur américain
John Ritter aktor amerykański
John Ritter Amerikaans acteur
John Ritter attore statunitense
John Ritter US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Ritter Jonathan
Ritter, Jonathan Southworth
Джон Риттер
Джон Ріттер
Ջոն Ռիտեր
ג'ון ריטר
جان ریتر بازیگر آمریکایی
존 리터
ジョン・リッター
Languages
English (313)
Spanish (7)
German (3)
French (1)
Turkish (1)
Italian (1)
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