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Brown, Georg Stanford

Overview
Works: 145 works in 220 publications in 2 languages and 7,998 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Biography  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television programs  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Director, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Georg Stanford Brown
Publications by Georg Stanford Brown
Most widely held works by Georg Stanford Brown
Roots by Alex Haley( visu )
15 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 2,924 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
Bullitt by Peter Yates( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 695 libraries worldwide
A star witness in a controversial court case is murdered, and the police detective assigned to guard him goes after the killers himself
North and South by John Jakes( visu )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 542 libraries worldwide
This saga follows two families - the Hazards, from the North, and the Mains, from the South - through their changing fortunes at home and the harsh realities of the battlefields. When the South surrenders at the end of the Civil War, the families are reunited once again in friendship. In the final installment, the two families continue through Post-Civil War Reconstruction into pioneer Indian territories
The reading room ( visu )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 406 libraries worldwide
Fulfilling his beloved wife's dying wish, a man restores an abandoned building they own into a reading room for a depressed community notorious for its ineffectual high school and street gangs. He is determined to give them a sense of self-respect
The long shot believe in courage ( visu )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 372 libraries worldwide
Abandoned by her husband, neglected by her mother, and doubted by her daughter, a young woman must take advantage of life's second chances to prover herself to all of them ... Equestrian and single mother Annie Garrett finds a new life on a Colorado horse farm as a groomer and trainer. Haunted by the death of her sister, once a budding rider as well, Annie hopes to make amends with the past and make her dreams come true by entering a riding contest--until tragedy befalls her beloved horse. The Long Shot is an adventure of the heart for the entire family, proving that miracles can happen if you have the courage to make them come true
Hallmark Entertainment collector's set ( visu )
6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 370 libraries worldwide
Ordinary miracles: A troubled teen who has bounced from one foster home to another goes to live with a judge who's struggling with the disarray of her own life; together they rediscover the joy and miracle of being alive
Angel in the family ( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
An ailing widowed father and his two estranged daughters experience a miracle when their late matriarch returns to spend Christmas with them
Police Squad. the complete series ( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and French and held by 230 libraries worldwide
Features the crime-solving adventures of Detective Frank Drebin, a Sergeant Lieutenant Captain of Police Squad, a special division of the police department. Together Drebin and his boss, Captain Ed Hocken, crack the toughest cases in the big city, encountering sight-gags, slapstick, puns, and non-sequiturs along the way
The wild bunch by Sam Peckinpah( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
A star witness in a controversial court case is murdered and the police detective assigned to guard him goes after the killers himself
House party 2 ( visu )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
Kid 'N Play get into some serious trouble at college, which they attempt to eliminate by staging the mother of all pajama parties, unleashing a fresh and funny non-stop hip-hop bash
Stir crazy by Sidney Poitier( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Two zany drifters are mistakenly sent to prison for a robbery they didn't commit. They must rely on their wits in order to survive a sadistic warden, a hulking mass-murderer and worst of all, the inter-prison rodeo
North and South ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
Book one: One is from a Northern industrial family, one from a Southern plantation family. They're West Point graduates whose tried-and-true loyalty helps them survive the Mexican-American War. But their bond faces sterner tests. The issues dividing North and South can also set friend against friend
Wedding daze ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Jack and Audrey Landry are empty nesters whose plans for a second honeymoon are put on hold when all three of their daughters return home, each with the announcement that they're getting married
The Jesse Owens story ( visu )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Jesse Owens won four gold medals in track at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin. Spanning over forty years, this docudrama traces his life from his days as a sharecropper's son through his record-breaking college years, marriage to his high school sweetheart, Olympic victories, and struggle to survive in a country he loved deeply
A Christmas visitor Angel in the family ( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
A Christmas visitor: A family that hasn't celebrated Christmas since their son was killed in the Gulf War, is visited by a soldier that bears a striking resemblence to their son
Ava's magical adventure ( visu )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Life's a bore 'til 10-year-old Eddie steals away with AVA--a 2-tom circus elephant! Suddenly it's hilarity and high adventure as everyone from the sheriff to the clowns join the hunt for a most unlikely pair of runaways
The rookies ( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Television series that follows the exploits of three heroic young police officers of the Southern California Police Department
Vietnam war story ( visu )
2 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Every man who went to Vietnam has his story to tell-- each more powerful, shocking and incredible than the last. Based on the real-life experiences of combat veterans, this nine-episode series captures the full impact of the Vietnam War experience on everyday men and women. Stories such as the corporal who accidentally steps on a pressure-sensitive mine and waits eight agonizing hours for someone to defuse it. Or the account of an American farm boy-turned-soldier who discovers that bringing his aid to a starving Vietnamese village will result in personal tragedy. Then there is the story of Mary, a young and impressionable nurse who arrives for her tour of duty, facing the pain of wounded and dying men
Roots ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 52 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 )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 52 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, Kunta Kinte, was captured and sold into slavery. Follows the struggle for freedom that began with the boy's abduction to America and continued throughout the generations that followed
 
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Alternative Names
Brown, George Stanford
Stanford Brown Georg 1943-....
Languages
English (77)
French (1)
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