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Lear, Norman

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Most widely held works by Norman Lear
The Princess Bride by Rob Reiner( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 1,328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Return to a time when men were men and swamps were fire swamps, full of quicksand and rodents of unusual size. Lagoons were inhabited by shrieking eels, and the most beautiful woman in the world was named ... Buttercup? Well, it's a bent fairy tale, complete with all the fencing, fighting, chases, escapes and silly accents you'd expect
Color adjustment by Marlon T Riggs( Visual )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This study of prejudice and perception traces over forty years of race relations in America through the lens of prime time TV entertainment. Black actors Esther Rolle, Diahann Carroll, Denise Nicholas, and Tim Reid and Hollywood producers Norman Lear, Steve Bochco and David Wolper reveal the behind-the-scenes story of how prime time was "integrated." Revisiting such popular hits as Amos and Andy, Beulah, The Nat King Cole Show, Julia, I Spy, Good Times and Roots, viewers see how bitter racial conflict was absorbed into the non-controversial formats of the prime time series
All in the family by Carroll O'Connor( Visual )

10 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in English and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Videodisc release of 13 episodes (one season) of a television program originally produced in 1970 and 1971
All in the family by Norman Lear's( Visual )

17 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conservative, blue-collar Archie Bunker deals with a changing world as his liberal daughter and son-in-law move into his Queens home
As you wish : inconceivable tales from the making of the Princess Bride by Cary Elwes( Recording )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From actor Cary Elwes, who played the iconic role of Westley in The Princess Bride, comes a first-person account and behind-the-scenes look at the making of the cult classic film filled with never-before-told stories, exclusive photographs, and interviews with co-stars Robin Wright, Wallace Shawn, Billy Crystal, Christopher Guest, and Mandy Patinkin, as well as author and screenwriter William Goldman, producer Norman Lear, and director Rob Reiner
All in the family( Visual )

5 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A conservative bigot clashes with family and neighbors, with comedic results
All in the family( Visual )

7 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conservative, blue-collar Archie Bunker deals with a changing world as his liberal daughter and son-in-law move into his Queens home
Sanford and son( Visual )

2 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father and son run a junkyard business together
All in the family( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conservative, blue-collar Archie Bunker deals with a changing world
Casting by( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film, focusing on casting director Marion Dougherty, is a celebration of the casting profession, highlighting its previously unsung role in film history while also serving as an elegy to the lost era of the New Hollywood, combining interviews, extensive archival footage, animated stills and documents
Good times : the complete first season( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor family makes the best out of life in the Chicago projects
Sanford and son( Visual )

3 editions published between 1972 and 2003 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Episodes 1-24 from the second season of Sanford and son, about a widowed junk dealer living with his son in the Watts neighborhood of Los Angeles
The brothers Warner by Cass Warner( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Harry, Albert, Sam, and Jack--the Warner brothers--turned a storefront that used a sheet for a screen into a dream factory rooted in the credo of educate, entertain and enlighten. In this fascinating documentary, filmmaker (and Harry's granddaughter) Cass Warner Sperling tells a story of sibling rivalry, social conscience, and the silver screen."--Container
America in primetime( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since its inception, television has served as a lens on American society, and in the expansive world of modern TV. Today's heroes and villains have come a long way from their predecessors. Showcased is this iconic American art form, which has both reflected and shaped the country's national character. Each episode focuses on an enduring character archetype, as seen through generations of television programs
Maude( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maude was first introduced as Edith Bunker's outspoken, liberal cousin on "All in the family." Her series spinoff, set in Tuckahoe, New York, centers around Maude's daily adventures at home with fourth husband Walter, divorced daughter Carol, and Carol's son Phillip. Joining in on the fun is housekeeper Florida and conservative next-door neighbor Arthur
Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mass murders, kidnappings and a flasher may be troubling to the residents of Fernwood, Ohio. But pigtailed, gingham-frocked housewife Mary Hartman has a much more serious problem: waxy buildup on her kitchen floor. And while her husband Tom struggles in the bedroom and her best friend, country singer Loretta Haggers, struggles to make it big in Nashville, Mary teeters closer to the edge, desperate to save her marriage, keep her family together and give her kitchen floor a proper shine
All in the family( Visual )

3 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most acclaimed comedy series of all time returns for an eighth season with Archie still as irascible and highly opinionated as ever, arguing with his liberal son-in-law, 'Meathead', and taking refuge in his long-suffering wife, Edith, who tries her best to understand Archie's conservative ways and outdated beliefs. In this season, Archie buys a bar he can't afford, Edith questions her faith, and the Stivics plan a move to California
All in the family by Carroll O'Connor( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archie is still as irascible and highly opinionated as ever, arguing with his liberal son-in-law, 'Meathead, ' and taking refuge in his long-suffering wife, Edith, who tries her best to understand Archie's conservative ways and outdated beliefs. Contains 25 original episodes
All in the family( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conservative, blue-collar Archie Bunker deals with a changing world
Sanford and son( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

24 episodes from the sixth season of Sanford and son
 
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Alternative Names
Norman Lear American television writer and producer

Norman Lear Amerikaans televisieproducent

Norman Lear amerykański producent filmowy i scenarzysta

Norman Lear autore televisivo e produttore televisivo statunitense

Norman Lear US-amerikanischer Fernsehautor und Produzent

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نورمن لیر

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諾曼·李爾

Languages
English (134)

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