WorldCat Identities

Narita, Hiro 1941-

Overview
Works: 78 works in 193 publications in 5 languages and 6,862 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Juvenile works  Fantasy films  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Animated films  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Puppet films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Director, Photographer, Illustrator, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Hiro Narita
 
Most widely held works by Hiro Narita
Honey, I shrunk the kids by Stuart Gordon( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 1,674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An absent-minded inventor, working on a shrinking machine, accidentally shrinks his kids down to 1/4 inch in height! When they are tossed out with the trash they have to make their way home through a backyard that has become a jungle
Hocus Pocus by Thomas Rowlandson( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2018 in English and held by 1,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a trio of witches who return from 17th-century Salem after they have been accidentally conjured up by some unsuspecting pranksters
Star Trek VI : the undiscovered country by Nicholas Meyer( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Chernobyl-like disaster on a Klingon moon has the Klingon leader attempting to make peace with the Federation. Sent to escort the leader to the peace talks is Captain Kirk and the Enterprise crew. The crew becomes stunned when unknown conspirators murder the Klingon and the blame is fixed on them. Captain Kirk and Dr. McCoy are accused of the crime. As they stand trial for murder, Mr. Spock and Vulcanian trainee Lt. Valeris try to locate the real culprits. It turns out that Kirk and McCoy are victims of a conspiracy to encourage further hostilities between the Federation and the Klingons
Go tell it on the mountain by Five Blind Boys of Alabama( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The journey of an African-American family from the rural South to "big city" Harlem seeking both salvation and understanding and of a young boy struggling to earn the approval of a self-righteous and often unloving stepfather. Based on The James Baldwin novel
Isamu Noguchi : stones and paper( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This detailed documentary examines the distinguished life and career of a prolific Japanese-American sculptor, best known for his naturalistic designs of open space. Earlier works, including the famous Noguchi 'heads, ' are discussed within the context of his apprenticeship under the father of modern sculpture, Constantin Brancusi. Ceramics, furniture, interiors, and gardens designed by Noguchi reflect his Japanese ethnic roots and his fondness for Japanese artistic tradition.--Container
I'll be home for Christmas by Jonathan Taylor Thomas( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A self-centered college student has one thing on his mind--get home for Christmas. Just days before his deadline he wakes up in the California desert--stranded and penniless, wearing a Santa suit and a white beard glued to his face! The closer Jake gets to home, the closer he gets to the true meaning of Christmas and Family in this nonstop comedy of errors
Solomon Northup's odyssey : twelve years a slave( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Solomon Northup, a free black man living in New York, who was kidnapped and sold into slavery
Dirty pictures( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Cincinnati museum director goes on trial in 1990 to protect the right of freedom of expression
James and the giant peach by Roald Dahl( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James se znajde v začaranem svetu žuželk
Star trek VI, the undiscovered country by Nicholas Meyer( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a lunar cataclysm brings the Klingon Empire to its knees, peace with the Federation may be finally within reach. When Kirk is sent to broker that peace he and his crew are implicated in the brutal assassination of a Klingon diplomat, bringing both worlds to the brink of full-scale war
Conceiving Ada( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A dramatized biography of Lady Ada Lovelace, daughter of Romantic poet Lord Byron and mathematics genius who developed what became the world's first computer language 100 years before computers. Ada's story is told through Emmy, a contemporary computer scientist who is researching artificial life. By using her own genetic code, Emmy is able to collapse time and link her world directly to Ada's. Realizing how parallel their lives are, she embarks on the task of "saving" Ada as the lines between the past and present, virtual reality and reality blur in the process."--Container
Teknolust by Lynn Hershman-Leeson( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and German and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosetta isn't just creating the perfect woman, she's creating three. She has downloaded her DNA into the Self Replicating Automatons. To survive they need the male Y chromo, found only in sperm. Now the cyborgs have to get out into the world and feed
Valley of the heart's delight( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a wealthy California family's son is kidnapped, it ignites a firestorm of suspicion and rage in idyllic 1933 San Jose, California. As the local sheriff rounds up some suspects on flimsy evidence, a young, hard-nosed, and principled reporter investigates the case and takes on the powers-that-be to prevent the lynching of two innocent men. Based on the true story of the last lynch mob in California, this riveting suspenseful film stars Pete Postlethwaite (Inception, The Town), Diana Scarwid (Mommie Dearest, What Lies Beneath), and Gabriel Mann (TV's Revenge, The Bourne Series)
Never cry wolf by Farley Mowat( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An unforgettable odyssey of self-discovery and startling adventure begins as Tyler, a young, inexperienced biologist, is deposited alone onto a frozen Arctic wasteland. Once settled, he struggles not only to endure the forces of nature, but also to learn as much as he can about the mysterious and misconstrued habits of the wolves he has been sent to study."--From publisher's website
Fire with fire( Visual )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A tough, street-smart kid (Craig Sheffer) serving a sentence in a state youth reformatory meets a beautiful Catholic girl (Virgina Madsen) studying in a nearby convent. The two are immediately drawn to each other and against all odds, a forbidden love blossoms. Eventually their relationship is discovered and with trouble all around them, the young lovers decide to flee. Will they be able to evade the law and other authorities long enough to find happiness?"--Container
Hocus pocus / #209( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When three outlandishly wild witches are accidentally conjured up by pranksters, they return from 17th century Salem and set out to cast a spell on the town, but first they must outwit three kids and a talking cat
Pigeon feathers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young David is troubled when his parents and his minister are unable to provide assurances about life after death and he vents his anger by shooting pigeons on his family's farm. While burying the pigeons, David comes to believe that the God who made such worthless, yet beautiful, birds would not let his soul die forever
Gunmen( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in Spanish and English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A South American smuggler and a DEA agent team up to track down a fortune in stolen drug money, pursued by a team of assassins
Dvorak and America( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a biographical sketch of Antonin Dvorak, describes the composer's life and music in New York, and how his music affected the American society as a negro composer
Sub down( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A typical training and patrol mission aboard a nuclear submarine turns into a desperate battle for survival miles deep in Arctic waters in this taut action thriller
 
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Honey, I shrunk the kids
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Solomon Northup's odyssey : twelve years a slaveJames and the giant peachConceiving Ada
Alternative Names
Hiro Narita Amerikaans director of photography

Hiro Narita Kameramann

Morikawa, Hiro 1941-

Хиро Нарита

הירו נאריטה

هيرو ناريتا

هيرو ناريتا مصوّر سينمائي من الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية

ヒロ・ナリタ

伊羅·納里塔

弘成田

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