WorldCat Identities

Gwynne, Fred

Works: 220 works in 569 publications in 7 languages and 19,666 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Children's films  Fiction  Animated films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Legal films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Animal films 
Roles: Author, Actor, Illustrator, Performer, Narrator, Director, Singer, Interviewee, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The king who rained by Fred Gwynne( Book )

30 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,909 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 20th Century Fox( Visual )

20 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and Polish and held by 1,706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two carefree pals (Macchio and Whitfield) traveling through Alabama are mistakenly arrested, and charged with murder. Fortunately, Vincent Gambini (Pesci) is the cousin of one of them and he is a lawyer. Vinny is a former auto mechanic from Brooklyn who just passed his bar exam after his sixth try and has never been in court. When cousin Vinny arrives with his leather-clad girlfriend (Tomei) to handle his first case, it's a real shock--for both Vinny and the Deep South
The land before time by Judy Freudberg( Visual )

19 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,443 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 Lambert van der Aalsvoort( Visual )

29 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 950 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 )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humorous text and illustrations introduce a variety of homonyms and figures of speech
Mark Twain's The man that corrupted Hadleyburg by Mark Twain( Visual )

22 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 803 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
Pondlarker by Fred Gwynne( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not satisfied being a frog, Pondlarker seeks a princess' kiss to fulfill his princely ambitions
Ironweed by Hector Babenco( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and French and held by 692 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
The sixteen hand horse by Fred Gwynne( Book )

6 editions published between 1980 and 1992 in English and held by 687 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 )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 643 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
Easy to see why by Fred Gwynne( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 637 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
Fatal Attraction by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in English and Arabic and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tension-packed thriller hinging on the triangle of a man, his wife and a vengeful "other woman."
Shadows and fog by Woody Allen( Visual )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and held by 508 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 )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 437 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
Paradise lost by Clifford Odets( Visual )

11 editions published between 1974 and 2002 in English and held by 353 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 )

15 editions published between 1969 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 333 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 Alan Shapiro( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 291 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 )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Can a kid from Kansas come to New York to conquer the business world and maneuver his way from the mailroom to the boardroom in a matter of weeks? Michael J. Fox proves it can be done in this very funny lampoon of corporate business life. Fresh out of college, Brantley Foster (Fox) is determined to climb New York's corporate ladder in record time by masquerading as an up-and-coming executive, even though he's really the new mail boy. However, Brantley's plans begin to go awry when the boss's wife falls in love with him and he falls in love with a junior executive, who also happens to be the boss's mistress
Any friend of Nicholas Nickleby is a friend of mine( Visual )

8 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poignant, humorous tale of friendship, love and the surprising power of youthful dreams
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The king who rained
Alternative Names
Fred Gwynne acteur américain

Fred Gwynne Amerikaans acteur (1926-1993)

Fred Gwynne amerikansk skådespelare

Fred Gwynne amerikansk skodespelar

Fred Gwynne amerikansk skuespiller

Fred Gwynne attore statunitense

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 بازیگر آمریکایی



The land before timeA little pigeon toadEasy to see whyFatal Attraction