WorldCat Identities

Churchill Films

Overview
Works: 1,056 works in 1,935 publications in 1 language and 14,513 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Drama  Children's films  Film adaptations  Short films  Animated films  History  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Puppet films 
Roles: prn, Publisher
Classifications: PZ7, 791.4575
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Most widely held works about Churchill Films
 
Most widely held works by Churchill Films
The mouse and the motorcycle( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mouse and the motorcycle: Ralph is not like other mice. He is always looking for a new adventure. When a young guest arrives with a shiny miniature motorcycle, Ralph knows that it is his lucky day and takes it out for a spin. Wee Gillis: A Scottish lad has a tough decision to make. He will have to decide if he wants to be a Highlander like his father's people or a Lowlander like his mother's people. Maybe he will be able to combine his hunting and herding skills into something special
Runaway Ralph by Beverly Cleary( Visual )

10 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The further adventures of Beverly Cleary's beloved Ralph S. Mouse find him running away from his hotel home to avoid sharing his motorcycle
Ralph S. Mouse : --and more exciting animal adventure stories( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "Ralph S. Mouse," there are too many mice at the Mountain View Inn, so Ralph must leave. He persuades his friend Ryan to take him to school, where the fun and the danger begin. "Stanley and the Dinosaurs" features the adventures of Stanley, a caveman who likes to garden and paint pictures. When Mother and Father Elephant are lost at sea, their elephant son is left all alone. But not for long. Old "Uncle Elephant," who has more wrinkles than the beach has sand, makes a new home for his young nephew
The Mouse and the motorcycle( Visual )

13 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses live-action and dimensional animation to present the story of a young boy who is saved from a boring weekend in a run-down hotel by a motorcycle-loving mouse who leads him on a series of exciting adventures. Also includes Runaway Ralph: Riding his toy motorcycle to a summer camp for human children, he befriends a lonely young boy accused of stealing, and must face a nasty tom cat to help clear his new friends name
Danny and the dinosaur : --and more friendly "monster" stories( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny and the dinosaur: When Danny visits the museum, he thinks it would be nice to play with a dinosaur. It's great fun when the dinosaur is just as eager to play with Danny. The two spend a whole day together. The Island of the Skog: A band of mice and their leader set sail to an island inhabited by a hostile Skog with gigantic feet. But when the two parties finally meet face to face, they find they have a lot more in common than they thought. The beast of Monsieur Racine: Monsieur Racine lays a trap and catches a marauder, a strange but harmless-looking beast, who has been stealing his prize pears. What happens when Monsieur Racine presents his catch to the Academy of Science throws Paris into an uproar
The exiles by Kent Mackenzie( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Exiles" of the title are displaced Native Americans, living in late 1950s Los Angeles on Bunker Hill, a depressed area connected to the rest of the city by the Angels Flight trolley. The Indians were already exiles, from the moment they lost their ancestral lands and were confined to reservations. Starting on Friday afternoon and closing Saturday morning, the film follows pregnant Yvonne, her husband Homer, and their Mexican acquaintance Tommy Reynolds. Yvonne cooks dinner, Homer and Tommy drop her off at an "all-nite" movie and go to a bar, where they join a group on a joyride out to a hill--Hill X--and drunkenly greet the morning with tribal songs and dancing, while Yvonne sleeps in her neighbor's bed. A beautifully photographed slice of down-and-almost-out life, this is a portrait of women and men who are depressed over their diaspora, poverty, loneliness, alienation, lack of education and opportunity, and trying to escape the grip of a durable Los Angeles nightmare
Frog and Toad are friends : Frog and Toad : behind the scenes by Arnold Lobel( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five tales recounting the adventures of two best friends - Frog and Toad
Stories about Ralph S. Mouse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "The Mouse and the Motorcycle" Ralph makes a friend. Stuck at a hotel for the weekend, Kevin lets Ralph borrow his toy motorcycle, and while out for a spin Ralph has a series of exciting adventures. Ralph returns for "Runaway Ralph" wherein he runs away from his home at the Mountain View Inn. But the Happy Acres Summer Camp is not what Ralph has in mind - lucky for him, his friend Garf is a friend indeed. In "Ralph S. Mouse," there are too many mice at the Mountain View Inn, so Ralph must leave. He persuades his friend Ryan to take him to school, where the fun and the danger begin
Curious George comes to America( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Work smarter, not harder!" Stanley always says, and his singing quartet of dinosaur friends agrees. While other cavemen are working hard, Stanley uses his brain to find better ways of doing things. Based on the book by Syd Hoff
Ralph S. Mouse by Beverly Cleary( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the further adventures of Ralph, the motorcycle riding mouse who goes to school and becomes the instigator of an investigation of rodents and the peacemaker for two lonely boys. Live action and puppet animation
Mouse soup( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this animated musical film, Mouse gets snatched up by a hungry Weasel who is determined to make him into soup. Mouse weaves one tale after another - all leading to his escape
Frog and Toad together by Arnold Lobel( Visual )

8 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents animated adaptations of four of the Frog and Toad stories that illustrate the importance of patience, trust, willpower, and friendship
Printing transforms knowledge by James Burke( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the transformation of the medieval world, which had to rely largely on memorized knowledge and the spoken word, when Gutenberg discovered printing. Covers the increase in literacy, the secularization of learning, and the acceleration and systematization of knowledge. Also discusses the contribution that printing made to the Protestant Reformation and the beginnings of nationalism
Darwin's revolution by James Burke( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals how Darwin's writings undermined the concept of an orderly, unchanging universe and with it the belief in the biblical theory of creation. Also considers how aspects of Darwinism were used to political and economic advantage to justify nazism, robber baron style capitalism, and communism
Ramona by Beverly Cleary( Visual )

10 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ramona goes to school even though she does not feel well
Science revises the heavens( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deals with advances made during the Scientific Revolution, including Copernicus' explanation that the heavens do not revolve around the earth, Galileo's exploration of the acceleration of falling objects, and Newton's theories, and examines the bitter conflict that these ideas caused within the Catholic Church
Scientific imagination in the Renaissance by James Burke( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the startling changes that grew out of the study of Arab optics. From the discovery of perspective geometry came new painting and architecture, the ability to measure at a distance and to map the world, and the confidence that allowed Columbus to cross the Atlantic. Above all the new knowledge led to a new individualism
The Factory and marketplace revolution( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the origins of the Industrial Revolution and the resulting growth of urbanization, the creation of the factory system and an industrial working class, and the exploitation of the planet
The Mouse and the motorcycle( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses live-action and dimensional animation to present the story of a young boy who is saved from a boring weekend in a run-down hotel by a motorcycle-loving mouse who leads him on a series of exciting adventures
The New physics : Newton revised by James Burke( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deals with the new era of scientific inquiry that started around 1800 with the study of the properties of electricity. Reviews advances in the study of magnetism and its relation to electricity, light, and subatomic particles. Also discusses the confusion between science and technology and the layman's essentially commonsense Newtonian view of the world while the scientific world is actually relative and uncertain
 
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Stories about Ralph S. Mouse
Alternative Names

controlled identityChurchill-Wexler Film Productions

Churchill Films, Los Angeles.

Languages
English (118)

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