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Pal, George

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Most widely held works by George Pal
The time machine by George Pal( Visual )

71 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,461 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
War of the worlds by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

34 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

18 editions published between 1951 and 2017 in English and held by 547 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 363 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

A Christmas wish is a heartwarming holiday classic about a family who is down on their luck at Christmas time
Houdini by George Marshall( Visual )

8 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in English and held by 346 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 )

16 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
Tom Thumb by Fritz Baur( Visual )

12 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 238 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 )

2 editions published in 2008 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 216 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 )

23 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jimmy Durante plays the patriarch of a faded vaudeville team who suddenly finds a great deal of money hidden in his house. The authorities suspect Durante of being a thief, but in fact the culprit is a beneficent squirrel named Rupert. Once everything is straightened out, Durante makes a triumphant return to the stage, with Rupert as his 'teammate.'"--Hal Erickson, All Movie Guide
Persuade me (plus Stolen kisses)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presuade me: 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
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, including the artistic contribution of hundreds of Puppetoon animators
The Wonderful world of the Brothers Grimm by Henry Levin( Visual )

11 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 111 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
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of four classic science fiction movies produced between 1956 and 1973
The fantasy film worlds of George Pal( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 97 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 96 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 87 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 )

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 77 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
Atlantis : the lost continent( Visual )

4 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greek fisherman Demetrios guides a lost princess home to Atlantis, but is imprisoned there and must fight for his life, before rescuing the princess again as they flee the doomed realm
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
War of the worlds
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