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Kershner, Irvin

Overview
Works: 220 works in 688 publications in 9 languages and 9,106 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Catalogs and collections  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Computer games  History  Fiction  Interviews  Star Wars fiction  Star Wars films 
Roles: Director, Illustrator, Commentator, Film editor, Performer, Photographer, Collaborator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Irvin Kershner
Publications by Irvin Kershner
Publications by Irvin Kershner, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Irvin Kershner
  • Papers by Elliott Baker( Archival Material )
 
Most widely held works by Irvin Kershner
Star Wars by Leigh Brackett( visu )
65 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,794 libraries worldwide
The battle to save the galaxy from the evil Empire rages on. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Princess Leia and Chewbacca face attack by the Imperial forces and its AT-AT walkers on the ice planet Hoth. While Han and Leia escape in the Millenium Falcon, Luke travels to Dagobah in search of Yoda. Only with the Jedi Master's help will Luke survive when the dark side of the Force beckons him into an ultimate duel with Darth Vader
Star Wars trilogy ( visu )
33 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,686 libraries worldwide
Science fiction tales of derring-do, heroism and romance. Set in the future, they relate the adventures of Princess Leia, Luke Skywalker and Han Solo as they battle the forces of the evil Imperial army
The Empire strikes back by George Lucas( visu )
77 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 1,053 libraries worldwide
Luke Skywalker and his friends, with the aid of the Jedi master Yoda, repel a new assault by their enemy Darth Vader, but not before Han Solo is captured and forced into frozen hibernation
Star wars ( visu )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 841 libraries worldwide
Fleeing the evil Galactic Empire, the rebels abandon their new base on Hoth. Princess Leia, Han Solo, R2-D2 and C-3P0 escape in the damaged Millenium Falcon. Later, on Bespin, they are captured by Lord Darth Vader. Luke Skywalker, meanwhile, follows Ben Kenobi's posthumous command and receives Jedi training by Yoda on Dagobah
Never say never again by Irvin Kershner( visu )
44 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 808 libraries worldwide
"Agent 007 is hurled into a pulse-pounding race to save the world from armageddon when two atomic warheads are hijacked by the evil SPECTRE organization"--Container
Star wars by George Lucas( visu )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 340 libraries worldwide
Torn between loyalty for his mentor, Obi-Wan Kenobi, and the seductive powers of the Sith, Anakin Skywalker ultimately turns his back on the Jedi. This begins his complete journey to the dark side and his transformation into Darth Vader
Eyes of Laura Mars by Irvin Kershner( visu )
37 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 327 libraries worldwide
A fashion photographer "witnesses" a series of bizarre murders in her mind's eye as if through the lens of her camera
Erich Lachmann collection of historical stringed musical instruments by Erich Lachmann( Book )
5 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 231 libraries worldwide
The return of a man called Horse ( visu )
8 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and held by 224 libraries worldwide
Lord John Morgan (Harris), disillusioned with the "civilized" aristocracy of England, returns to the American West in search of the vigorous life he once led among the proud Yellow Hand tribe. But what he finds instead is destruction: a brutal and bloody war inflicted on his adopted blood brothers by an unscrupulous trapper and his followers
RoboCop 2 by Irvin Kershner( visu )
22 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 212 libraries worldwide
RoboCop, the half man/half machine cop, is back, and his mission is to rid the streets of Detroit of a new and deadly drug, "Nuke." To complicate matters, the evil corporation that created him wants to take over the city and develop RoboCop 2, a newer and more powerful version to replace the original
A fine madness by Irvin Kershner( visu )
6 editions published between 1966 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 178 libraries worldwide
Samson Shillitoe is a genius, a poet and carpet cleaner who ends up getting writer's block, gets into a series of disasters with his wife, but keeps on smiling until he dallies with a psychiatrist's wife
Robocop trilogy by Paul Verhoeven( visu )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Robocop: "Set in Detroit sometime in the near-future, the film is about a policeman killed in the line of duty, who the department decides to resurrect as a half-human, half-robot supercop. The robocop is indestructible, and within a matter of weeks he has removed crime from the streets of Detroit. However, his human side is tortured by his past, and he wants revenge on the thugs who killed him."--Stephen Thomas Erlewine, All Movie Guide
Star Wars, the complete saga ( visu )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Raid on Entebbe by Irvin Kershner( visu )
11 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 106 libraries worldwide
"It was June 1976 that an Air France plane carrying 244 passengers and a crew of 12 on a flight from Athens to Paris was hijacked by terrorists who forced the captain to alter course and eventually land at Uganda's Entebbe Airport. With the tacit approval of president Idi Amin, the passengers were held hostage and threatened with death if the Israeli government didn't comply with their captor's demand to release 53 Palestinian so-called freedom fighters held in Israeli prisons"--Container
The hoodlum priest ( visu )
5 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 70 libraries worldwide
"Reverend Charles Dismas Clark is a man of the cloth who fights a never-ending battle to give ex-convicts a chance for a better life. His efforts are jeopardized, however, when a young parolee becomes caught in a tragic, horrifying conflict"--Container
The flim-flam man ( visu )
6 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
A lighthearted comedy about the adventures of a con man and a lonely G.I. in the rural South
Star Wars trilogy ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
The battle to save the galaxy from the evil Empire rages on. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Princess Leia and Chewbacca face attack by the Imperial forces and its AT-AT walkers on the ice planet Hoth. While Han and Leia escape in the Millennium Falcon, Luke travels to Dagobah in search of Yoda. Only with the Jedi Master's help will Luke survive when the dark side of the Force beckons him into an ultimate duel with Darth Vader
Loving ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Successful illustrator Brooks Wilson has it all: a beautiful wife, two adorable children and a fast-rising career, but he risks throwing it all away for his tempestuous mistress
Star wars, the Empire strikes back by George Lucas( visu )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
The battle to save the galaxy from the evil Empire rages on. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Princess Leia and Chewbacca face attack by the Imperial forces and its AT-AT walkers on the ice planet Hoth. While Han and Leia escape in the Millenium Falcon, Luke seeks the mysterious Jedi Master Yoda. Luke faces a terrible truth about the Skywalker legacy
Return of the Jedi by George Lucas( visu )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Vader. Can the Rebels, and their new found friends, the Ewoks, help restore freedom to the Galaxy?
 
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Alternative Names
Kershner, Irv 1923-2010
Kershner, Isadore
Languages
English (279)
Spanish (18)
French (16)
German (9)
Multiple languages (5)
Japanese (1)
Turkish (1)
Italian (1)
Russian (1)
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