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Jacobs, Arthur P.

Overview
Works: 15 works in 135 publications in 3 languages and 7,127 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Dystopian films  Comedy films  Musical films  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Animal films 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Arthur P Jacobs
Publications by Arthur P Jacobs
Publications by Arthur P Jacobs, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Arthur P Jacobs
Dr. Dolittle by Hugh Lofting( visu )
9 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 945 libraries worldwide
A musical about a doctor who wishes his animals could speak to him
Battle for the planet of the apes by Blue Wave( visu )
23 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and held by 759 libraries worldwide
A group of human mutants and a band of militant gorillas threaten to break the peace of the ape tribe and overthrow the leadership of the benevolent Caesar
Play it again, Sam by Herbert Ross( visu )
31 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 711 libraries worldwide
A movie buff periodically receives tips from the spirit of Humphrey Bogart on how to make it with women
Escape from the planet of the apes by Don Taylor( visu )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 682 libraries worldwide
Cornelius, Zira and Dr. Milo, three apes from the future, escape from their planet as it is being destroyed and land on 20th century Earth where they are taken to the Los Angeles Zoo for examination. When Zira reveals their ability to speak to a psychologist, the apes are treated as curiosities. However, when the U.S. government begins to believe their story that the Earth will eventually be inherited by apes, it decides to hunt the couple down as an evolutionary threat and tries to prevent the birth of Zira's baby
Beneath the planet of the apes by Ted Post( visu )
13 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and held by 647 libraries worldwide
An astronaut gets thrown through a portal and into the future. When he lands on the ape planet, he finds a subterranean world where highly advanced humans live in New York City's former subway system in fear of militaristic gorillas and worship a weapon capable of detroying the entire planet
Goodbye, Mr. Chips ( visu )
5 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and held by 420 libraries worldwide
Recounts the transformation of Charles Chipping from a timid, young schoolmaster into the most beloved teacher at Brookfield School
Conquest of the planet of the apes by Twentieth Century Fox( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 378 libraries worldwide
In the near future, a plague has wiped out all of the cats and dogs. As a result, apes are kept as pets and slaves. One ape, Caesar, son of Cornelius and Zira, leads the revolution to take over the planet
Planet of the apes by Tim Burton( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 365 libraries worldwide
Astronaut Taylor crash lands on a distant planet ruled by apes who use a primitive race of humans for experimentation and sport. Soon Taylor finds himself among the hunted, his life in the hands of a benevolent chimpanzee scientist
Mark Twain's Huckleberry Finn : a musical adaptation by Mark Twain( visu )
9 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 274 libraries worldwide
This musical rendering of Mark Twain's classic captures the genuine friendship between Huckleberry Finn and Jim. Strong-willed and self-raised, Huck decides to flee his hometown of Hannibal, Missouri, when his cruel absentee father tries to kidnap him. Accompanying him is the sharp-witted Jim, who fears he is about to be sold. As this unlikely pair journey north to freedom, they develop a bond of friendship and mutual respect that will help them brave a series of thrilling adventures with a few narrow escapes
What a way to go! ( visu )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
All Louisa May Foster wants is a man to love - who will live! But try as she might to hang onto her husbands, she keeps meeting and marrying men with a desire to strike it rich - and a habit of dying soon thereafter
The chairman by Thomas Bayrle( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
When a Nobel-winning scientist receives a strange letter, he is sent to China as a spy to decode a formula that could save millions of people
Planet of the apes : the evolution ( visu )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Behind the planet of the apes: The story behind the making of the 5 "Planet of the Apes" movies. Includes interviews with stars Charlton Heston and Kim Hunter
Planet of the Apes triple pack ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Planet of the apes: Taylor, an astronaut who crash-lands on a mysterious world where intelligent apes rule ... and hunt primitive speechless humans for sport. Soon, Taylor's life depends on the kindness of the chimpanzee scientists Cornelius and Zira and his escape to the Forbidden Zone, where he uncovers an earth-shattering secret that may hold the key to his own destiny
Planet of the apes : 40-year evolution ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Beneath the planet of the apes: Astronaut Brent is sent to rescue Taylor and gets thrown through a portal and crash lands on the Planet of the Apes, just like Taylor. Taylor has disappeared into the Forbidden Zone, so Brent and Nova try to follow and find him. Brent finds mutated humans in the former New York subway system. He discovers a cult of humans that fear the Apes' latest military movements and finds himself in the middle. Tension mounts to a climactic battle between ape and man deep in the bowels of the planet
 
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Languages
English (113)
Spanish (1)
German (1)
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