WorldCat Identities

Pal, George

Overview
Works: 238 works in 628 publications in 6 languages and 7,157 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Christmas films  Musical films  Fantasy films  Short films  Children's films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Producer, Director, Production personnel, Interviewee, fmp, Animator , Restager , Author, Performer, Other, fmd, Film editor, Scenarist, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by George Pal
The time machine by George Pal( Visual )

56 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1899, a young scientist invents a time machine that takes him into the future of the 20th century and beyond
The war of the worlds by Byron Haskin( Visual )

48 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

19 editions published between 1951 and 2017 in English and held by 551 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 365 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
A Christmas wish by Jimmy Durante( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 354 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
Houdini by George Marshall( Visual )

8 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in English and held by 343 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
The naked jungle by Byron Haskin( Visual )

15 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 299 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
H.G. Wells' the time machine by H. G Wells( Visual )

13 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist invents a machine that enables him to travel through time
Tom Thumb by George Pal( Visual )

10 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 232 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
The great Rupert( Visual )

23 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 219 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
Saved from the flames : 54 rare and restored films 1896-1944( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 and held by 214 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
Persuade me (plus Stolen kisses)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stolen kisses: In Guiseppe's Tornatore's Cinema Paradiso (1988), the local priest previews the weekly film show and censors objectionable shots. Decades later, the small boy in the film, now a middle-aged man, receives hi legacy: the edited reel of all the excised snippets. Here is an actual reel of "stolen kisses"
The Puppetoon movie( Visual )

12 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fantasia of puppet animation hosted by Gumby, Pokey and Arnie the dinosaur. Includes the artistic contribution of hundreds of Puppetoon animators
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 112 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 106 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 )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 98 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 97 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

When worlds collide: When scientists discover a distant planet is on a catastrophic collision course with Earth, the government refuses to believe the evidence. It's now up to private citizens to finance and build a spaceship to carry a limited number of people and animals to another planet to begin a new civilization. Massive tidal waves, earthquakes, the impending destruction of our world and deciding who gets to live or die brings out the best and worst in people
Doc Savage : the man of bronze( Visual )

6 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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The war of the worlds
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7 faces of Dr. LaoGreatest classic films collectionDoc Savage : the man of bronzeConquest of space
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

ジョージ・パル

喬治·帕爾

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