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Schaffner, Franklin J.

Overview
Works: 374 works in 1,118 publications in 8 languages and 12,288 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Dystopian films  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  War films  Fantasy films  Prison films  Film remakes 
Roles: Director, Author, Restager , Producer, Performer, fmd, Film editor, Conductor, Actor, fmp, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Patton by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

146 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 4,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of General Patton in World War II whose military brilliance was balanced by his inability to deal with the social and political aspects of war, causing him difficulties in his dealings with the War Department
Planet of the apes by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

96 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four American astronauts crash-land on a strange planet ruled by apes
Papillon by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

102 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thrilling adventure of imprisonment and escape(s) from a French Guiana prison
The boys from Brazil by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

83 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A band of Nazi leaders, escaped from postwar Germany, scheme to return to power. Their plans to dominate the world are based on a bizarre biological experiment undertaken by Josef Mengele
Nicholas and Alexandra by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

31 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over the years Tsar Nicholas cannot satisfy the needs of the people or prevent Russia's entry into World War I, and the Empress falls under the spell of the evil monk, Rasputin
Planet of the apes by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

35 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Astronaut Taylor (Heston) crash lands on a distant planet ruled by apes who use a primitive race of humans for experimentation and sport. Soon Taylor finds himself among the hunted, his life in the hands of a benevolent chimpanzee scientist (McDowall)."--Back of container
A tour of the White House with Mrs. John F. Kennedy : the historic 1962 televised broadcast( Visual )

4 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tour through the redecorated White House conducted by Mrs. John F. Kennedy. Dramatizes the meaning and significance of the White House by focusing on figures who lived in the White House and those who contributed to its construction and reconstruction. Discusses the function and administration of the Chief Executive's home and headquarters, as well as the duties and responsibilities of the Presidency. President Kennedy makes a brief appearance
Islands in the stream by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

17 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and German and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

War. Freedom. Loyalty. Love. Manhood. Ernest Hemingway's most powerful themes are gloriously captured in Islands In The Stream. George C. Scott and director Franklin J. Shaffner, who teamed so memorably in Patton, reunite in this compelling version of "Papa" Hemingway's posthumous novel. Scott plays Thomas Hudson, a sculptor whose self-imposed isolation in the Bahamas is ended by two forces: the visit of his sons ... and the outbreak of World War II. The film is touching in its details of a father's love- and heroic in its defiance of tyranny. The rich sweep of a literary legend washes over Islands In The Stream
The best man by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

16 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of two candidates for their party's presidential nomination. One is an intellectual with a sense of morality, the other an opportunist who would win at all costs. The deciding factor is the endorsement of the out-going president who thrives on political in-fighting and deplores indecision
Worthington Miner by Worthington Miner( Book )

5 editions published in 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This adaptation of Mark Twain's classic tale is the story of a modern-day Yankee named Hank Morgan who finds himself transported back to the medieval world of King Arthur. Morgan uses his wits and 19th-century know-how to find favor in Arthur's court
The kill by Digiview Entertainment( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a family that isn't welcomed into a rural community. The father is accused of murder and flees into the woods
Steve McQueen collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papillon: a convict called vows to escape the inescapable Devil's Island
Lionheart( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young knight journeying to join Richard the Lionhearted on his campaign to the Holy Land discovers his destiny to defend the children of the Crusades against the Black Prince who wants to sell them into Saracen slavery
Yes, Giorgio( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama about Giorgio Fini, an Italian tenor touring the U.S, who becomes stricken with a sudden "crisis of the voice," and a beautiful throat specialist is called in to treat him. Pavarotti sings Ave Maria, La Donna E Mobile, Nesun Dorma, and I left my heart in San Francisco
Holiday family classics : 39 features and shorts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 20th Century-Fox hour: The Miracle on 34th Street. A Macy's Department Store Santa, who insists he is the real Kris Kringle, teaches everyone a lesson in love, faith, and the value of imagination
Steve McQueen collection : 4 film favorites( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cincinnati kid: The Kid thinks he's the best 5-card stud player in town, but The Man has never been beaten. It is therefore inevitable that they go head-on, and what a game it will be: a non-stop, stud poker duel-to-the-death to decide who will be the reigning king of the New Orleans gambling world
Twelve angry men ; An almanac of liberty( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve angry men: After a teenage boy is accused of murder, a jury must come to terms with their prejudices and personal grudges to decide on the verdict. An almanac of liberty: After an attack on a stranger, the residents of a small town discover that, if they don't start recognizing individual freedoms, time will start moving backwards
The Victor Borge show collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kinescopes of 14 episodes from Victor Borge's first comedy-variety series, broadcast Feb.-June 1951
Rod Serling Studio One dramas : the arena ; The strike( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Arena (a newly elected senator must decide if he wants to follow the course charted by his father, a former senator, or chart a course of his own) and The Strike (during the Korean War, Major Gaylord's will is tested when he is forced to issue an order that will result in the death of twenty of his men but save hundreds of lives). Includes booklet
 
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Alternative Names
Franclinus Iacobus Schaffner

Franklin J. Schaffner Amerikaans filmregisseur

Franklin J. Schaffner US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur

Franklin Schaffner director de cine

Franklin Schaffner réalisateur et producteur américain

Franklin Schaffner regista statunitense

Scaffner, Franklin.

Scaffner, Franklin 1920-1989

Schaffner, Franklin 1920-1989

Schaffner, Franklin James.

Schaffner, Franklin James 1920-1989

Schaffner, Franklin S.

Schaffner, Franklin S. 1920-1989

Schaffner, S.

Schaffner, S. 1920-1989

Шеффнер, Франклин

פרנקלין שפנר

فرانکلین جی شافنر کارگردان آمریکایی

ফ্র্যাংকলিন স্ক্যাফনার

샤프너, 프랭클린 1920-1989

샤프너, 프랭클린 J. 1920-1989

シャフナー, フランクリン・J

フランクリン・J・シャフナー

法蘭克林·沙夫納

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Islands in the streamThe best manSteve McQueen collectionSteve McQueen collection : 4 film favoritesTwelve angry men ; An almanac of libertyRod Serling Studio One dramas : the arena ; The strike