WorldCat Identities

Pal, George

Works: 204 works in 562 publications in 6 languages and 7,037 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Christmas films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Comedy films  Children's films  Biographical films  Fiction 
Roles: Producer, Director, Production personnel, Interviewee, fmp, Animator , Restager , Author, Performer, fmd, Scenarist, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by George Pal
The time machine by George Pal( Visual )

63 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From H.G. Wells' landmark novel comes the 1960 motion picture of an inventor of a time-travel device that whisks him through a war-ravaged 20th century and into a far-off era where humans are enslaved by evil subterranean mutants
The war of the worlds by Byron Haskin( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Martian spacecraft lands near the small southern California city of Linda Rosa. Disaster ensues
When worlds collide( Visual )

15 editions published between 1951 and 2006 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earth is destroyed by a runaway star, but not before a few privately financed individuals can escape to start anew on another planet
7 faces of Dr. Lao by George Pal( Visual )

13 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elderly Chinese magician comes into a small western town facing a crisis of identity. He puts on a show filled with mythic characters who force the townspeople to review their values and lives. After transforming the townspeople he leaves town
Houdini by George Marshall( Visual )

7 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From [Houdini's] beginning as a "wild man" carnival act to the internationally famous feat of escaping from a locked trunk in an ice-jammed river, Houdini effectively captures the amazing life and courage of this fascinating man"--Container
A Christmas wish by Feature Films for Families( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of Rupert, a lovable trained squirrel who unknowingly helps a family of vaudeville performers who are down on their luck
War of the worlds by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

29 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Apparently invincible invaders from the planet Mars land in California and proceed to systematically level forests, burn cities and destroy most of civilized mankind
The naked jungle by Byron Haskin( Visual )

16 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A powerful, brooding plantation owner in the wild South American jungle along with his charming American mail order bride are threatened by the advance of relentless killer ants who are making their way across the jungle
Tom Thumb by Fritz Baur( Visual )

12 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Thumb, the son of a woodcutter, is only 5 1/2 inches tall. Tom overcomes hard luck and huge obstacles while saving his parents from harm
Saved from the flames : 54 rare and restored films 1896-1944( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A unique and wonderful collection of 54 rare and restored short films from the inflammable years of cinema. Movies were once made on nitrate film stock, which has a chemical composition similar to gunpowder and is highly vulnerable to fire and decay.This remarkable seven-hour anthology, organized in eight thematic groups over three DVDs, presents amazing treasures from the vaults of Lobster Films in Paris and from the Blackhawk Films Collection, rescued during half a century of gathering movies from the nitrate era."--Container
The great Rupert( Visual )

22 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of Rupert, a lovable trained squirrel who unknowingly helps a family of vaudeville performers who are down on their luck
The Puppetoon movie( Visual )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and French and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fantasia of puppet animation, including the artistic contribution of hundreds of Puppetoon animators
Persuade me( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven films designed to influence, including a vintage promotional film of a French-dubbed Laurel & Hardy, theatrical advertisements featuring Michel Simon and Jacques Tati, a 1938 George Pal puppet animation, three WW-II era musical shorts, two political campaign films, and the National Film registry selection Master Hands, a paean to the 1936 Chevrolet automobile
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of four classic science fiction movies produced between 1956 and 1973
The Wonderful world of the Brothers Grimm by Henry Levin( Visual )

11 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early nineteenth century, the brothers Wilhelm and Jacob Grimm are commissioned to write a family history for a local Duke. However, Wilhelm would rather spend his time dreaming of fairies, elves, knights and princesses
The fantasy film worlds of George Pal( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Among the legends of Hollywood George Pal takes his place as a true visionary, innovator and showman who profoundly shaped the art of motion pictures. A pioneer in stop motion animation he went on to invent the modern science fiction and fantasy film genres. This documentary explores Pal's life and work with rare interviews with Pal and reminiscences from his contemporaries. Also included are extensive film highlights
Holiday collector's set( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four holiday favorites filled to the brim with heartwarming Christmas spirit
The war of the worlds( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

War of the worlds: The residents of a small town are excited when a flaming meteor lands in the hills. That is until they realize that the Martians have landed a direct assault to our planet, with hundreds of invulnerable ships. The invasion takes place all over the world, and all the major cities are destroyed one after one, even the atomic bomb can't stop them. But, if the human intervention can't beat them, who can?
Doc Savage : the man of bronze( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doc Savage treks to the Valley of the Vanished to confront the power-hungry Captain Seas
Conquest of space( Visual )

5 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a spaceship is bound for Mars, the commander questions the mission, calls it blasphemy, and threatens to destroy it. An adventure rooted in 1950's understanding of space exploration
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Alternative Names
George Pal director de cine estadounidense

George Pal Hongaars filmproducent (1908-1980)

George Pal réalisateur américain

George Pal regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense

George Pal regizor de film american

George Pal ungarisch-US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur und -produzent

Marczincsak, György Pál.

Marczincsák, György Pál 1908-1980

Pal, Georg 1908-1980

Pal, George 1908-1980

Pál, György 1908-1980

Пал, Джордж

ג'ורג' פאל במאי קולנוע אמריקאי

جورج پال

팔, 조지 1908-1980



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