WorldCat Identities

Gwynne, Fred

Works: 232 works in 645 publications in 7 languages and 19,870 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Drama  Children's films  Fiction  Comedy films  Animated films  Film adaptations  Legal films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Animal films 
Roles: Author, Actor, Performer, Illustrator, Narrator, Director, Singer, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Fred Gwynne
A chocolate moose for dinner by Fred Gwynne( Book )

38 editions published between 1898 and 2010 in English and held by 1,905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl pictures the things her parents talk about, such as a chocolate moose, a gorilla war, and shoe trees
The king who rained by Fred Gwynne( Book )

33 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in English and held by 1,872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Confused by the different meanings of words that sound alike, a little girl imagines such unusual sights as "a king who rained" and "the foot prince in the snow."
My cousin Vinny by Joe Pesci( Visual )

24 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and Polish and held by 1,755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two teenagers from New York City are falsely accused of murder while driving through rural Alabama. To defend them in court, one of them hires his cousin Vinny, a flamboyant personal injury lawyer with no trial experience whatsoever
The land before time by Judy Freudberg( Visual )

24 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Littlefoot, a young brontosaurus, sets off on a journey in search of the Great Valley where dinosaurs can live in peace and safety. On this amazing journey, he meets four other young dinosaurs and they have incredible adventures
Pet sematary by Mary Lambert( Visual )

35 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After moving to an idyllic home in the countryside, life seems perfect for the Creed family, but not for long. Louis and Rachel Creed and their two young children settle into a house that sits next door to a pet cemetery--built on an ancient Indian burial ground. Their mysterious new neighbor, Jud Crandall, hides the cemetery's darkest secret until a family tragedy brings the secret to life. Now, an unthinkable evil is about to be resurrected
A little pigeon toad by Fred Gwynne( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humorous text and illustrations introduce a variety of homonyms and figures of speech
Ironweed by Hector Babenco( Visual )

13 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and French and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Albany, New York, Halloween, 1938. Francis Phelan and Helen Archer are bums. She used to be a singer on the radio, he used to be a major league pitcher. Death surrounds them. Helen is sick, one of their pals has cancer, he digs graves at the cemetery and visits the grave of his infant son whom he dropped. Visions of his past haunt him, including ghosts of two men he killed. One night, while drinking, Helen tries to sing at a bar. Next day, Fran visits his wife and children and meets a grandson. He could stay, but decides it's not for him. Helen gets their things out of storage and finds a hotel. Amidst their mistakes and dereliction, they live with a code of fairness and loyalty
Pondlarker by Fred Gwynne( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not satisfied being a frog, Pondlarker seeks a princess' kiss to fulfill his princely ambitions
The sixteen hand horse by Fred Gwynne( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 1992 in English and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts a little girl's visual images of her parents' talking about such things as bells that peel, banking a fire, and a running nose
Mark Twain's The man that corrupted Hadleyburg by Mark Twain( Visual )

20 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on one of Mark Twain's best known short stories. A mysterious stranger who was slighted by the people of Hadleyburg reappears to disprove the town's reputation
The Cotton Club by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Les lauréats* d'un Oscar Francis Ford Coppola et Mario Puzo joignent leurs efforts pour rendre un hommage aux films de gangsters et aux comédies musicales des années 1930. En 1928, à New York, l'humeur est à la fête alors que le jazz sensuel, la danse effrénée et les gangsters sans scrupules règnent en maîtres. Au centre de ce tourbillon se trouve le Cotton Club de Harlem. Sur scène, le joueur de cornet à pistons Dixie Dwyer (Richard Gere), trop impliqué avec le propriétaire des lieux (Bob Hoskins) et sa maîtresse envoûtante (Diane Lane). Alors que la tension monte et que les esprits s'échauffent, la boîte légendaire devient une bombe à retardement d'amours rompus et de coups de la pègre."--Conteneur
Fatal attraction by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in English and Arabic and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a New York attorney has a romantic fling while his wife is out of town, the woman involved won't be ignored
Easy to see why by Fred Gwynne( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As she walks to the dog show with her beloved mutt, a little girl meets several dogs and their look-alike owners
Shadows and fog by Woody Allen( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recruited by an inept mob of vigilantes, Kleinman, a cowardly clerk, is forced to search for a notorious murderer, only to stumble upon a feisty sword-swallower, Irmy, running away from the circus, and her "clownish" boyfriend. Determined to help Irmy, and eager to escape the vigilantes, Kleinman abandons his search for the killer or so he thinks. Rushing headlong into the odious night, Kleinman and Irmy are launched into a mysterious world of shadows and fog from which they may never emerge
The boy who could fly by Lorimar Film Partners( Visual )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At 14, Millie bears two burdens, the ache from her father's recent death and the anxiety of a new neighborhood and school. She meets Eric, the strange, mute boy next door who dreams of flying. Between them, they learn if you wish long enough and love hard enough, anything is possible
Paradise lost by Clifford Odets( Visual )

11 editions published between 1974 and 2002 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1932 during the depression, the story unfolds in the modest two-family home of Leo and Clara Gordon as misfortune strikes
The Littlest Angel by Charles Tazewell( Visual )

16 editions published between 1969 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical adaptation of the popular Christmas story about a little angel who earns his wings only after he learns that the spirit of givng is really more important than the gift itself
The Christmas star by Barry Setterfield( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A counterfieiter escapes prison through his extraordinary likeness to St. Nick. Christmas is near and police closing in, he is unable to recover loot from an earlier caper without taking advantage of two neighborhood kids who believe he is Santa
The secret of my success by Herbert Ross( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this lampoon of corporate business life, a kid from Kansas comes to New York, conquers the business world and maneuvers his way from the mailroom to the boardroom in a matter of weeks
Any friend of Nicholas Nickleby is a friend of mine( Visual )

9 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poignant, humorous tale of friendship, love and the surprising power of youthful dreams
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Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.11 for The land b ... to 1.00 for Fred Gwynn ...)

The king who rained
The king who rainedThe land before timeA little pigeon toadFatal attractionEasy to see why
Alternative Names
Fred Gwynne

Fred Gwynne acteur américain

Fred Gwynne Amerikaans acteur (1926-1993)

Fred Gwynne amerikansk skådespelare

Fred Gwynne amerikansk skodespelar

Fred Gwynne amerikansk skuespiller

Fred Gwynne ator e escritor americano

Fred Gwynne attore statunitense

Fred Gwynne pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Fred Gwynne US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Kinderbuchautor

Gwynne, Frederick Hubbard

Gwynne, Frederick Hubbard 1926-1993

Фред Гуинн

פרד וין

פרד וין שחקן אמריקאי

فرد وین

فرد وین بازیگر آمریکایی

فريد جوين