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Gwynne, Fred

Works: 249 works in 658 publications in 5 languages and 19,880 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Drama  Children's films  Fiction  Comedy films  Animated films  Film adaptations  Legal films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror 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 1,894 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 )

34 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in English and held by 1,867 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 )

26 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and Polish and held by 1,766 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 )

23 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,357 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 )

28 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and held by 1,104 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 899 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 696 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 668 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 662 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
The Cotton Club by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1928 New York, spirits are high and jazz, dancing and gangsters rule supreme. Harlem's Cotton Club is in the center of it all, where rich upper-eastsiders mix with dressed-up mobsters. On stage is gifted coronet player Dixie Dwyer, who dreams of the big time, and tap sensation Sandman Williams who can't touch his girl, the lovely singer Lila Rose Oliver, because of strict club rules. As tension rises, so do tempers, and the nightclub becomes a pressure-cooker of jilted loves and mob jobs
Fatal attraction by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in English and Arabic and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dan Gallagher is a happily married New York lawyer. Alex Forrest is his colleague. Her seductions lead the two to enjoy a weekend of love making while Dan's wife, Beth, and their child, Ellen, are away. But Alex becomes obsessed, stalking Dan and his family as she will not let Dan go. She will stop at nothing to have him for herself, even if it involves violence
Easy to see why by Fred Gwynne( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 602 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 520 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 Irmy, a sword-swallower running away from the circus and her clownish boyfriend. Determined to help her and eager to escape the vigilantes Kleinman abandons his search for the killer ... or so he thinks
The boy who could fly by Lorimar Film Partners( Visual )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen year-old Millie feels the pain of 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. They learn that if you wish hard enough, anything is possible
Mark Twain's The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg( Visual )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 396 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 man that corrupted Hadleyburg by Mark Twain( Visual )

15 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hadleyburg, a small town in America, has a reputation for unshakable honesty, that is, until a stranger comes to town and plots a revenge on the hypocritical residents by promising a fortune to a citizen who once showed him charity many years before. One by one the leading citizens scheme for the money
Paradise lost by Clifford Odets( Visual )

11 editions published between 1974 and 2002 in English and held by 352 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 )

17 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newly arrived in Heaven, a little shepherd boy tries to adjust to life in the Hereafter
The Christmas star by Barry Setterfield( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 314 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 (Michael J. Fox) comes to New York, conquers the business world and maneuvers his way from the mailroom to the boardroom in a matter of weeks
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Audience level: 0.16 (from 0.10 for The land b ... to 1.00 for Fred Gwynn ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
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



English (286)

Spanish (2)

French (1)

Arabic (1)

Polish (1)