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Mathison, Melissa

Overview
Works: 49 works in 446 publications in 13 languages and 17,842 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Juvenile works  Animated films  Fiction  Biographical films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Producer, Scenarist, Author, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent, Other
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 )

132 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 4,982 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 )

27 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,242 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 Roald Dahl( Visual )

13 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,876 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 )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ponyo est un poisson enfermé aux fonds des eaux. Avec ses frères et ses soeurs, il n'est pas autorisé à monter à la surface. Il fait fi des règlements mis en place par son père en explorant de nouveaux territoires. Échoué sur le rivage, il est recueilli par Sosuke, un garçon de cinq ans qui habite avec sa mère dans une maison sur la falaise. Ensemble, ils deviendront les meilleurs amis du monde, surtout lorsque Ponyo se métamorphose en petite fille. Cette transformation soudaine a tôt fait de perturber l'équilibre de la nature, entraînant avec elle des perturbations météorologiques."--Cinoche.com consulté le 28 janv. 2014
The Indian in the cupboard by Lynne Reid Banks( Visual )

19 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 1,588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The touching tale of nine-year-old Omri who magically brings his three-inch toy Indian Little Bear to life. Together, they embark on an amazing adventure filled with wonder and excitement. Suggested audience: general
E.T., the Extra-Terrestrial : a novel by William Kotzwinkle( Book )

22 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in 4 languages and held by 1,364 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
Kundun by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

90 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a remote area of Tibet a two-year-old child is identified as the Dalai Lama. The story follows him into adulthood where he tries to rule his nation at one of the most challenging times in its history
E.T., the Extra-Terrestrial storybook by William Kotzwinkle( Book )

15 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 891 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 254 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
A friend for E.T. by Gail Herman( Book )

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

Celebrate the 20th anniversary"--Cover
Ponyo by Hayao Miyazaki( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 108 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 picture book by Hayao Miyazaki( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ponyo, a female fish, runs away from her home in the sea and ends up stranded on the shore. Sosuke, a five-year-old boy who lives on a cliff, rescues her. He promises to protect Ponyo forever. Ponyo grows very fond of Sosuke, and with the help of her sisters and her father's magic, she becomes human. This results in a great imbalance in the cosmos, causing great storms and floods and satellites to fall from the sky. Ponyo becomes a fish again and Sosuke promises to love her no matter what form she takes. In the end, when Ponyo kisses Sosuke, she becomes human again
Ponyo by Hayao Miyazaki( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 102 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!"--Publisher's description
Ponyo by Hayao Miyazaki( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fierce storm rages, and Sosuke and his mother drive against the wind. Suddenly Ponyo appears, running along the tall waves. Part fish and part human, when reunited with Sosuke, Ponyo becomes a beautiful red-haired girl. The three weather the storm at Sosuke's house, while out on the ocean, both Ponyo's and Sosuke's father encounter a vision they won't soon forget
Be good, Gertie! by Gail Herman( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elliot trusts Gertie to be part of a plan to return E.T. to a spaceship
Ponyo by Hayao Miyazaki( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 81 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
Twilight zone : the movie by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four separate stories that take place in a mysterious fifth dimension of imagination
E.T. and me by Kim Ostrow( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in 3 languages and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elliott's unforgettable adventure comes to life as he tells, in his own words, about the alien from another planet who chose him as a friend
Hook ; The Indian in the cupboard( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hook: Middle-aged lawyer Peter Banning is convinced by Granny Wendy Darling and Tinkerbell that he is Peter Pan, and must go to Neverland to save his children from Captain Hook
 
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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-amerikanische Drehbuchautorin

Melissa Mathisonová

Rogan, Josh

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 storybookE.T., the Extra-Terrestrial from concept to classic : the illustrated story of the film and the filmmakersA friend for E.T.PonyoPonyo picture bookPonyo