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Blinn, William

Overview
Works: 228 works in 419 publications in 6 languages and 11,949 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television mini-series  History  Biographical television programs  Historical television programs  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Rock films  Television programs 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Conceptor, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Producer, Binder
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about William Blinn
Publications by William Blinn
Most widely held works by William Blinn
Roots by John Erman( visu )
34 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,350 libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
Starsky & Hutch by Ben Stiller( visu )
31 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,550 libraries worldwide
Disc characteristics: DVD Region 1
Brian's song : screenplay by William Blinn( Book )
26 editions published between 1971 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 1,417 libraries worldwide
The screenplay for the award-winning television drama about football star Brian Piccolo, who died at twenty-six after a seven-month battle against cancer
Purple rain by Albert Magnoli( visu )
33 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,369 libraries worldwide
Prince stars as "The Kid", a Minneapolis club musician, with a difficult homelife. Complications ensue with his struggle to reach stardom and his love interest with Apollonia, a young singer
Brian's Song ( visu )
10 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in English and held by 1,168 libraries worldwide
A drama about the deep friendship between Gale Sayers, black halfback for the Chicago Bears, and his white teammate, Brian Piccolo, who died of cancer in 1970
A cold place in hell by William Blinn( Book )
14 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 887 libraries worldwide
In Salt Springs, on the Fourth of July, a young man took a bet - and ended up broken, battered and fighting for his life ... But Billy Piper didn't die. He just came back to haunt Salt Springs. This story of Billy Piper becomes a powerful tale of two men's undying friendship, of a murder and a fight for justice
Roots : the complete collection ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
The legacy of Roots, part two. Alex Haley interview episode from the "Talking with David Frost" series -- The struggle to make "Roots"--Connecting with the past -- Levar Burton's original screen test
Louis L'Amour's Shaughnessy ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
After refusing to throw a fight backed by a crooked promoter, a 19th century Irish immigrant and champion boxer is forced to flee New York City or die. As he journeys West, a bizarre twist of fate lands him in Haven, Kansas, where he'll have to use all his wits and both his fists to solve a murder and expose a conspiracy that threatens to destroy the entire town
Starsky & Hutch ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
The complete second season of the popular 1970's detective show starring, Paul Michael Glaser as Starsky, David Soul as Hutch and Antonio Fargas as Huggy-Bear
Starsky & Hutch ( visu )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Tough Starsky and educated Hutch are plainclothes cops taking on dope dealers, muggers and other thugs, aided by their red 1974 Torino and informant Huggy Bear. Both bachelors' private lives play as interweaving threads in the drama
Starsky & Hutch ( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Two streetwise cops bust criminals in their red-and-white Ford Torino with the help of police snitch called Huggy Bear
Roots ( visu )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Alex Haley's Roots, in which he traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors was captured and sold into slavery. Follows the struggle for freedom that began with the boys' abduction to America and continues throughout the generations that follow
Fame ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
Fame follows students as they pursue their dreams in the performing arts
Roots ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
Roots ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
Roots ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
Roots ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
Polly ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
'Polly chronicles the adventures of an orphan sent to Harrington, Alabama, to live with her aunt--a very wealthy and influential black woman in a small divided town. Aunt Polly is prim, proper and often cold toward her new charge. Despite many setbacks, Polly's 'gladness' game just might thaw the townsfolk and her aunt"--Container
Eight is enough ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
The Bradfords try to bolster their spirits for the holidays, since it's the first Christmas they'll be celebrating without Joan. While Cupid plays his games, the eight Bradford children mix humor and drama while confronting a host of life's timeless travails as well as some contemporary controversies
Roots ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Follows several generations in the lives of a slave family. The saga begins with Kunta Kinte, a West African youth captured by slave raiders and shipped to America in the 1700s. The family is depicted up until the Civil War, when Kunte Kinte's grandson gains his emancipation
 
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Alternative Names
William Blinn Amerikaans scenarioschrijver
William Blinn amerikansk manusforfattar
William Blinn amerikansk manusförfattare
William Blinn amerikansk manusforfatter
William Blinn amerikansk manuskriptforfatter
William Blinn Screenwriter, television producer
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