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Konner, Lawrence

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Most widely held works by Lawrence Konner
Mona Lisa Smile by Mike Newell( Visual )

43 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1953, Katherine Watson is a free-spirited graduate of UCLA who accepts a teaching post at Wellesley College, a women-only school where the students are torn between the repressive mores of the time and their longing for intellectual freedom
Planet of the apes by Tim Burton( Visual )

76 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,322 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 Michael Mayer( Visual )

34 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katy 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 this stallion truly are
The sorcerer's apprentice by Jon Turteltaub( Visual )

12 editions published in 2010 in English and French and held by 1,671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Balthazar Blake (Nicolas Cage) es un hechizero contemporáneo que tiene mucho trabajo defendiendo a Manhattan de las fuerzas de la oscuridad. Cuando un niño aparentemente común muestra cierto potencial oculto, Baltazhar introduce a su reacio recluta en un intensivo curso de la ciencia y el arte de la magia para que se convierta en el aprendíz de brujo supremo."--Envase
Boardwalk empire by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 1,343 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 En de wu de( Visual )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 1,078 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
Roots( Visual )

4 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and held by 1,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gripping story is told through four generations, from the capture of Kunta Kinte in Africa to his transport to Colonial America in brutal conditions through successive generations fighting to win their freedom in the Civil War
The jewel of the Nile by Lewis Teague( Visual )

19 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and held by 906 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
Superman IV : the quest for peace( Visual )

22 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and Thai and held by 890 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
Mercury rising by Katja M Becker( Visual )

28 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simon is a nine-year-old autistic boy who has managed to break the government's new 'unbreakable' code. His ability renders the new billion-dollar secret code vulnerable, espcially if enemies of the United States learn about Simon's ability and capture him. Nick Kudrow, the program's chief, orders the 'security threat' eliminated, but he doesn't count on FBI agent Art Jeffries getting involved. As Simon and Jeffries are trailed by deadly assassins, Jeffries quickly learns that no one can be trusted. Now Jeffries must count on Simon's abilities to keep them both alive, and bring Kudrow to justice
Star Trek VI : the undiscovered country by Nicholas Meyer( Visual )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the eve of retirement, Kirk and McCoy are charged with assassinating the Klingon High Chancellor and imprisoned. The Enterprise crew must help them escape to thwart a conspiracy aimed at sabotaging the last best hope for peace
The jewel of the Nile by Joan Wilder( Book )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 404 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-
Žižek! by Astra Taylor( Visual )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary follows the eccentric Slovenian philosopher Slavoj Žižek as he travels around the world lecturing
For love or money( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in English and Russian and held by 335 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
Planet of the Apes by William T Quick( Book )

6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desperate hours by Michael Cimino( Visual )

15 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An arrogant psychopath and escaped killer (Rourke) takes over the Cornell family's suburban home. A remake of the 1955 film with Humphrey Bogart in the lead role
Star trek : original motion picture collection( Visual )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 228 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
Flicka : a friend for Katy by Jennifer Fox( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 212 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
The legend of Billie Jean( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When local rich kid Hubie Pyatt (Barry Tubb) steals and wrecks Binx Davy's (Christian Slater) beloved motor scooter, Binx's older sister, Billie Jean (Helen Slater), demands the $608 it costs to fix it. When Binx shoots Mr. Pyatt (Richard Bradford) by accident, he and Billie Jean flee town accompanied by Billie Jean's girlfriends, Ophelia (Martha Gehman) and Putter (Yeardley Smith). They become fugitives and when they pick up a very willing hostage, Lloyd (Keith Gordon), they become criminals. Billie Jean becomes a legend in her own time, a symbol of freedom to teenagers everywhere!"--Container
Mona Lisa smile : a novel by D Chiel( Book )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and Italian and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a free-spirit from Berkeley who takes a teaching position at Wellesley in 1953
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Konner, Larry.

Konner Larry 1949-....

Konner, Lawrence M.

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Mighty Joe YoungPlanet of the ApesDesperate hoursFlicka : a friend for KatyMona Lisa smile : a novel