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Mathison, Melissa

Overview
Works: 69 works in 577 publications in 14 languages and 18,956 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Animated films  Fiction  Biographical films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Producer, Other, Scenarist, Conceptor, Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Melissa Mathison
 
Most widely held works by Melissa Mathison
E.T., the extra-terrestrial by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

144 editions published between 1982 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 5,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ten-year-old boy befriends a creature from another planet that has been stranded on earth
The black stallion by MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

29 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Walter Farley's classic children's novel, in which an American boy is rescued after a shipwreck off the coast of North Africa by a seemingly untamable wild horse. After surviving together, they develop a bond and begin training to race once they are rescued
The BFG by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

21 editions published in 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It tells the imaginative story of a young girl and the Giant who introduces her to the wonders and perils of Giant Country. The BFG, while a giant himself, is a Big Friendly Giant and nothing like the other inhabitants of Giant Country. Standing 24-feet tall with enormous ears and a keen sense of smell, he is endearingly dim-witted and keeps to himself for the most part
Ponyo by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy named Sosuke rescues a goldfish named Ponyo, and they embark on a fantastic journey of friendship and discovery before Ponyo's father, a powerful sorcerer, forces her to return to her home in the sea. Ponyo's desire to be human upsets the delicate balance of nature and triggers a gigantic storm. Only Ponyo's mother, a beautiful sea goddess, can restore nature's balance and make Ponyo's dreams come true
The Indian in the cupboard by Lynne Reid Banks( Visual )

23 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small plastic Indian comes to life when placed in a cupboard and teaches a young boy important lessons
Kundun by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

93 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the life of the fourteenth Dalai Lama and his ongoing struggle to regain independence for Tibet
E.T., the Extra-Terrestrial : a novel by William Kotzwinkle( Book )

31 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An angelic alien being, left stranded by his extra-galactic mother ship, receives aid from a ten-year-old and his siblings to escape from Earth
E.T., the Extra-Terrestrial storybook by William Kotzwinkle( Book )

16 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy discovers an extraterrestrial botanist in his mother's vegetable patch, and helps him return to his planet, 3 million light years away
E.T., the extra-terrestrial, in his adventure on earth : a novel by William Kotzwinkle( Book )

21 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy discovers an extraterrestrial botanist in his mother's vegetable patch, and helps him return to his planet, 3 million light years away
E.T., the Extra-Terrestrial from concept to classic : the illustrated story of the film and the filmmakers by Melissa Mathison( Book )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This illustrated 20th-anniversary edition of "E.T.: the extra-terrestrial" contains the screenplay, colour stills, archival drawings, production notes, interviews with the cast and crew, and a list of credits, together with the scenes added to the 2002 re-mastered version
E.T., the extra-terrestrial by Jim K Thomas( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This illustrated storybook is adapted from the classic movie, 'E.T.' After E.T. is stranded on Earth, he takes refuge with Elliott, a lonely boy in need of a friend . . . and together they find a way to send E.T. back home. Along the way, they learn important lessons about courage, friendship, and the power of the imagination
E.T., the extra-terrestrial : the movie by Terry Collins( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of Steven Spielberg's classic film, the film's novelization is released featuring an 8-page color insert and an embossed cover. In 1982, the country was enchanted by the story of ten-year-old Elliot who befriends a special alien who finds himself stranded on Earth
E.T., the extra-terrestrial by Michael Nation( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading level: 2 [yellow]
E.T., the extra-terrestrial : movie storybook by Kim Ostrow( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the film of the same name and illustrated with scenes from the movie in which a boy named Elliott discovers an extraterrestrial botanist in his mother's vegetable patch, and helps him return to his planet
Ponyo by Hayao Miyazaki( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ponyo is a sweet-faced goldfish from a magical realm under the sea. One day, Ponyo's curiosity takes her far from home. After accidentally hitching a ride on a jellyfish, Ponyo washes up on the shore and is found by Sosuke, a kindly human boy. The two become fast friends and are swept away on an incredible adventure. After discovering Ponyo trapped in a tidepool, Sosuke takes her home and does his best to make sure she's happy and well fed in the human world. Ponyo's father, a powerful underwater sorcerer, sends out mysterious tidal forces to locate his daughter. Ponyo and Sosuke may be torn apart just when they've become best friends!"--Page [4] of jacket
Ponyo by Hayao Miyazaki( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ponyo is a sweet-faced goldfish from a magical realm under the sea. One day, Ponyo's curiosity takes her far from home. After accidentally hitching a ride on a jellyfish, Ponyo washes up on the shore and is found by Sosuke, a kindly human boy. The two become fast friends and are swept away on an incredible adventure. Under her sorcerer father's influence, Ponyo is pulled back into the ocean against her will, and Sosuke is inconsolable. He tries to resume his normal family life, but soon an enormous storm rolls into the small seaside town where he lives. Beneath the water, Ponyo has gained new powers--and a new body!
E.T. : l'extra-terrestre by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

38 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un petit extra-terrestre perdu à plus de 300 millions d'années lumière de sa planète. Un petit garçon de 10 ans qui fera tout pour le ramener chez lui. Deux vies bouleversées par une aventure hors du temps et une amitié qui ne connaît pas les frontières de la Terre
 
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E.T., the extra-terrestrial
Alternative Names

controlled identityRogan, Josh, 1950-2015

Mathison, Melissa Marie 1950-2015

Melisa Metisone

Melissa Mathison Amerikaans scenarioschrijfster (1950-2015)

Melissa Mathison amerikai forgatókönyvíró

Melissa Mathison amerikansk manusforfattar

Melissa Mathison amerikansk manusförfattare

Melissa Mathison amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Melissa Mathison sceneggiatrice e produttrice cinematografica statunitense

Melissa Mathison US-amerikanesch Dréibuchautorin

Melissa Mathison US-amerikanische Drehbuchautorin

Melissa Mathisonová

Rogan, Josh

Rogan, Josh, 1950-

Rogan, Josh 1950-2015

Μελίσα Μάθισον

Мэтисон, Мелисса

מליסה מתיסון

מתיסון, מליסה

ملیسا متیسن فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

マシスン, メリッサ

メリッサ・マシスン

梅麗莎·馬西森

梅麗莎·麥席森

梅莉莎·玛西森

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The Indian in the cupboardKundunE.T., the Extra-Terrestrial : a novelE.T., the Extra-Terrestrial storybookE.T., the Extra-Terrestrial from concept to classic : the illustrated story of the film and the filmmakersE.T., the extra-terrestrial : the movieE.T., the extra-terrestrialE.T., the extra-terrestrial : movie storybook