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Schaffner, Franklin J.

Works: 392 works in 1,406 publications in 7 languages and 13,585 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  War films  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Dystopian films  Historical films  Fantasy films  History 
Roles: Director, Author, Restager , fmd, Producer, Performer, Other, Film editor, Conductor, fmp, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Patton by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

116 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,716 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 )

128 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After crash-landing on an uncharted planet, astronaut Taylor (Charlton Heston) finds himself trapped in a savage world where talking apes dominate the human race. Soon, Taylor's life depends on the kindness of the chimpanzee scientists Cornelius (Roddy McDowall) and Zira (Kim Hunter) and his escape to the Forbidden Zone, where he uncovers an earth-shattering secret that may hold the key to his own destiny
Papillon by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

140 editions published between 1973 and 2019 in 8 languages and held by 1,248 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 )

75 editions published between 1978 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 981 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: to clone Hitler
Nicholas and Alexandra by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

39 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 860 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
Patton by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

126 editions published between 1969 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War II adventures of an aggressive American general
Islands in the stream by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

22 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sculptor's 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
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 269 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
Planet of the apes( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 259 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 best man by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

13 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 225 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 )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transcript of the oral history of Worthington Miner, who was an American film producer, screenwriter, actor and director
Planet of the apes( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four American astronauts crash land on an uncharted planet, where they finds themselves at odds with a society in which apes are the rulers and humans are little more than slaves
Steve McQueen collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 111 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
The Warlord by Franklin Schaffner( Visual )

16 editions published between 1965 and 2020 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chrysagon, an 11th century Norman knight and war lord is given command of a Druid peasant village. Battling enemies from the North and from his own ranks the lonely warrior is enamored of Bromwyn, engaged to the son of the tribe's chieftain. Under the influence of a plotting brother he takes advantage of an ancient law permitting nobility the right of first night with any bride. Captivated, he refuses to give Bromwyn up at dawn, and the stage is set for revenge, betrayal, battles, and murder
Holiday family classics : 39 features and shorts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pilgrimage play: Covers the time in Jesus' life while he was traveling the countryside, spreading his gospel to the people this film includes the presentation of some famous moments in the life of Jesus including the Sermon on the Mount and the Last Supper
Lionheart by Sheldon Lettich( Visual )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert is a young knight who sets out to offer his assistance to King Richard the Lionhearted. Along his trek he meets a group of orphans who are on the run from the evil Black Prince. The children think that Robert is the legendary king, meaning that Robert must do all that he can to keep them safe
Steve McQueen collection : 4 film favorites( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The getaway: The sheriff grants convict Doc McCoy parole, with a catch--rob another bank! McCoy is promptly joined by his wife for the bank robbery. But the sheriff doesn't intend to let McCoy walk away after the heist, and neither does his accomplice, Rudy Butler. They'll find stopping Doc and Carol a trifle difficult
The Victor Borge show collection by Victor Borge( Visual )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kinescopes of 14 episodes from Victor Borge's first comedy-variety series, broadcast Feb.-June 1951
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Islands in the streamSteve McQueen collectionSteve McQueen collection : 4 film favorites
Alternative Names
Franclinus Iacobus Schaffner

Franklin J. Schaffner americký režisér

Franklin J. Schaffner Amerikaans filmregisseur

Franklin J. Schaffner director de cinema estadounidense

Franklin J. Schaffner director de cinema estatunidenc

Franklin J. Schaffner direutor de cine estauxunidense

Franklin J. Schaffner regizor de film american

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

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

Φράνκλιν Σάφνερ

Шеффнер, Франклин

פרנקלין שפנר

פרנקלין שפנר במאי קולנוע אמריקאי

فرانكلين شافنر مخرج أفلام أمريكي

فرانکلین جی شافنر کارگردان آمریکایی

ফ্র্যাংকলিন স্ক্যাফনার

ফ্র্যাংকলিন স্ক্যাফনার মার্কিন চলচ্চিত্র পরিচালক

샤프너, 프랭클린 1920-1989

샤프너, 프랭클린 J. 1920-1989

프랭클린 J. 섀프너

シャフナー, フランクリン・J