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Konner, Lawrence

Works: 174 works in 460 publications in 6 languages and 13,737 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Juvenile works  Biography  Interviews  Documentary films  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Conceptor, Producer, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Director, Composer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Lawrence Konner
Mona Lisa smile by Julia Roberts ( Visual )
23 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Katherine Ann Watson has accepted a position teaching art history at the prestigious Wellesley College. Watson is a very modern woman, particularly for the 1950s. She has a passion not only for art but for her students. Most of the students seem to be biding their time, waiting to find the right man to marry. The students are all very bright and Watson feels they are not reaching their potential. Although a strong bond is formed between teacher and student, Watson's views are incompatible with the dominant culture of the college
Planet of the apes by Franklin J Schaffner ( Visual )
35 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a remake of the original film, after an astronaut crash-lands on an uncharted planet he finds himself at odds with a society in which apes are the rulers-- and humans are little more than slaves
Flicka by Gil Netter ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A teenage girl dreams of filling her father's shoes by taking over their ranch, while her father wants better for her. When she finds and tries to tame a wild horse, she learns how alike she and the stallion truly are
Boardwalk empire ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lavish period drama set in Atlantic City, following the life and times of Nucky Thompson, the undisputed political and criminal mastermind whose grip on power and control of the city's liquor supply is under constant threat
Mighty Joe Young by Ernest B Schoedsack ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 1,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fifteen-foot-tall Central African gorilla is brought to America to save him from poachers. But his notoriety makes him a target for an enemy from his past
Superman IV the quest for peace ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To make the world safe for nuclear arms merchants, Lex Luthor creates a new super being to challenge Superman: the radiation-charged Nuclear Man. The two foes clash in an explosive extravaganza that sees Superman saving the Statue of Liberty, pluging a volcanic eruption at Mount Etna and rebuilding the demolished Great Wall of China
Star Trek VI the undiscovered country by Nicholas Meyer ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After years of conflict, the United Federation of Planets and the Klingon Empire embark on a new policy of détente, but when a Klingon ship is attacked and the U.S.S. Enterprise is blamed, the galaxy finds itself on the brink of a final, deadly war
The jewel of the Nile by Joan Wilder ( Book )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It should have been a romantic dream come true-cruising along the Mediterranean aboard Jack Colton's magnificent yacht, sampling the pleasures of Monte Carlo and Europe's most glamorous nightspots. Yet lovely romance writer Joan Wilder felt something was missing-some spark of excitement, some sense of adventure. So when a handsome Arab ruler begs her to help him write his book. Joan leaps at the chance. Then-
The jewel of the Nile by Lewis Teague ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this sequel to "Romancing the Stone," Joan is kidnapped by a handsome Arab political leader, and it's up to Jack to rescue her. His efforts are further complicated by the fact that he is also being pursued by an angry former partner
For love or money ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While he caters to the whims of the super-rich, hotel concierge Douglas Ireland dreams of building his own luxury hotel and hopes that a wealthy but unscrupuous investor will help, There's one catch: Ireland must "baby-sit" the investor's beautiful mistress. Soon, Ireland must decide whether the love of his life is worth more than the dream of his life
Žižek! ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary follows the eccentric Slovenian philosopher Slavoj Žižek as he travels around the world lecturing
Flicka : a friend for Katy by Jennifer Fox ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Katy finds a wild horse, a beautiful black mustang, and against her fathers wishes she does all she can to keep and tame this horse that she names Flicka
Mercury rising by Harold Becker ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bruce Willis is an outcast FBI agent who is assigned to protect a 9 year old idiot savant who is the target for assassins after cracking a top secret government code
Star trek : original motion picture collection ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disc 6. Star trek VI ; the undiscovered country: After a lunar cataclysm brings the Klingon Empire to its knees, the foreign concept of peace with the Federation may be finally within reach, but ironically, it is Kirk who is the first emissary to broker that peace, but Kirk and his crew are implicated in the brutal assassination of a Klingon diplomat, bringing both worlds to the brink of full-scale war
Planet of the Apes by William T Quick ( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mona Lisa smile : a novel by D Chiel ( Book )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and Italian and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of a free-spirit from Berkeley who takes a teaching position at Wellesley in 1953
Planet of the apes by Tim Burton ( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
12 monkeys Mercury rising ; The Jackal ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
12 monkeys: A lone time traveller from the year 2035 must solve a riddle that may save his people ... but it may also take him to the brink of madness. Mercury rising: Art Jefferies, a renegade FBI agent, combats ruthless Federal agents to protect Simon, a nine-year-old autistic boy who has cracked the govrenment's new "unbreakable" code. The jackal: A ruthless assassin has been hired to emiminate someone at the very top of the U.S. govrnment. Constantly changing his identity and location, he is known only as the Jackal
The legend of Billie Jean ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When local rich kid Hubie Pyatt steals and wrecks Binx Davy's beloved motor scooter, Binx's older sister, Billie Jean, demands the $608 it costs to fix it. When Binx shoots Mr. Pyatt by accident, he and Billie Jean flee town accompanied by Billie Jean's girlfriends, Ophelia and Putter. They become fugitives and when they pick up a very willing hostage they become criminals. Billie Jean becomes a legend in her own time, a symbol of freedom to teenagers everywhere"--Container
Persons of interest ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Within three days of the September 11 attacks, the FBI launched the largest criminal investigation in U.S. history. More than 5,000 Arab or Muslim persons "of interest" to the FBI were arrested on immigration charges - then investigated for possible links to terrorist activity. Subject to arbitrary arrest, secret detention, solitary confinement, deportation, denial of legal representation and communication with their families by the United States Department of Justice, twelve victims of this roundup share their stories. This film reveals some of the faces and voices that represent the human cost of the U.S. government's anti-terrorism campaign
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Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.06 for Flicka : a ... to 0.79 for Persons of ...)
Alternative Names
Konner, Larry.
Konner, Lawrence M.
English (169)
Spanish (10)
French (3)
Multiple languages (3)
Italian (2)
German (1)