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Gwynne, Fred

Works: 158 works in 417 publications in 6 languages and 19,535 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Terms and phrases  Television plays, American  Animated films  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Illustrator, Performer, Narrator, Singer, Interviewee
Classifications: PE1595, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Fred Gwynne
The king who rained by Fred Gwynne ( Book )
21 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in English and held by 1,996 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."
A chocolate moose for dinner by Fred Gwynne ( Book )
28 editions published between 1898 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,989 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 land before time by Judy Freudberg ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and Spanish and held by 1,808 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
My cousin Vinny ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,365 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
A little pigeon toad by Fred Gwynne ( Book )
5 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Humorous text and illustrations introduce a variety of homonyms and figures of speech
Pet sematary ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 820 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 in to a house that sits next door to a pet cemetery that was 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
Pondlarker by Fred Gwynne ( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 786 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 )
6 editions published between 1980 and 1992 in English and held by 774 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
Easy to see why by Fred Gwynne ( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 733 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
Mark Twain's The man that corrupted Hadleyburg by Mark Twain ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 725 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
Ironweed by Hector Babenco ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and French and held by 681 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 Cotton Club by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 656 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
Shadows and fog by Woody Allen ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 472 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 ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 445 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
Fatal attraction by Adrian Lyne ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 436 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
Paradise lost by Clifford Odets ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1974 and 2002 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 1932 during the depression, the story unfolds in the modest two-family home of Leo and Clara Gordon. Misfortune strikes the Gordons and people running with them
The Littlest Angel ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 362 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
Any friend of Nicholas Nickleby is a friend of mine ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A poignant, humorous tale of friendship, love and the surprising power of youthful dreams
The Christmas star ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 255 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 king's trousers by Robert Kraus ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When they discover that their proud and haughty king puts on his trousers as they do, one leg at a time, the angry villagers conclude that he is no better than they are and decide to remove him from the throne
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Audience level: 0.12 (from 0.06 for The king w ... to 1.00 for Fred Gwynn ...)
Alternative Names
Gwynne, Frederick Hubbard
Gwynne, Frederick Hubbard, 1926-1993