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Lorimar Productions

Overview
Works: 322 works in 445 publications in 2 languages and 14,247 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television mini-series  Biographical television programs  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Television programs  History  Television adaptations  Easter stories  Fiction 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lorimar Productions
An officer and a gentleman by Taylor Hackford( Visual )
13 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and held by 1,489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zack Mayo is a young man who has signed up for Navy Aviation Officer Candidate School. He is a Navy brat and he has a bad attitude problem. Sgt Foley is there to train and evaluate him and will clearly find Zack wanting. Zack then meets Paula, a girl who has little beyond family and must decide what it is he wants to do with his life
Sybil ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in English and held by 1,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A landmark, classic drama depicting the extraordinary real life of a young woman suffering from multiple personality disorder. Includes the full 3-hour broadcast version (aired over two nights), along with over an hour of new exclusive special features
The Waltons ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five-disc set contains all 24 year-one episodes of the series about John-Boy Walton, a youth on the verge of manhood during the Great Depression
The Waltons ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Richard Thomas plays the key role of John-Boy Walton, a youth on the verge of manhood during the Great Depression and a fledgling writer whose observations are filled with the growing-up lessons and love he receives from his family
The postman always rings twice by Bob Rafelson( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frank Chambers (Jack Nicholson) is a drifter who lands at a roadside gas station owned by jolly old Nick Papadakis (John Colicos) and his young, blonde wife Cora (Jessica Lange). Frank and Cora quickly fall in love, and plot Nick's murder. Waiting for wedding bells to ring, the body count rises, the gavel slams--of course, nothing ever goes as planned--and their plans are derailed one by one
Master Harold-- and the boys by Athol Fugard( Visual )
4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Summary: Set in a tea room in Port Elizabeth, South Africa in 1950, Hally lashes out against the two black men, Willie and Sam who work for the family, after he learns of his alcoholic father's release from the hospital."
The Waltons ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five-disc set contains all 24 year-three episodes of the series about John-Boy Walton, a youth on the verge of manhood during the Great Depression
The Easter Bunny is comin' to town ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Mailman decides to stop another deluge of letters by answering questions about the Easter Bunny. An uplifting message that teaches children about the origins of Easter traditions such as Easter egg hunts, egg rolling contests and Easter bonnets
Dallas ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Power, wealth, sex, glorious extravagance. One place has them all, Dallas. This saga chronicles the exploits of the Ewing family, the wealthy Texas oil millionaires
The Waltons ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Through tests, tears, and triumphs as a fire drives the Waltons from their home, John-Boy becomes a scriptwriter, Mary Ellen applies to nursing school, and Jim-Bob discovers a fact about his birth, all while Hitler and Mussolini threaten the world
The Waltons ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Television series about the Walton family living on Walton's Mountain in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. In this season, the Waltons plunge into the chaos and heroism of World War II. John-Boy reports from London for "Stars and Stripes," Mary Ellen nurses the war wounded, Jason, Ben and even Jim-Bob debate joining up, and John and Olivia expand their lumber business to aid in the war effort. But the personal events are almost as dramatic: still reeling from Grandpa's death, the family experiences the sorrow of losing another family member-- and the surprise of gaining a new Walton
The Waltons by Michael Learned( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Television series about the Walton family living on Walton's Mountain in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. This season is a big year for welcomes-- welcome back to John-Boy, visiting from New York, and to Grandma, finally home from the hospital. And welcome to the family for Mary Ellen and Curt's baby boy, John Curtis. But all that joy is set against the tragedy of events in the outside world. As the fall of 1939 turns into the spring of 1940, war rages in Europe-- and the Waltons are soon caught in its chilling grasp. Curt is called up for duty, soldiers train on Walton property, the first local enlistee dies, and British children flee the Blitz for the safety of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The Depression is ending-- but even tougher times lie ahead
The Waltons ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Olivia returns home, her health restored. Ben and Cindy welcome another Walton into the world. Cousin Rose and her grandchildren fill empty rooms in the Walton home. Mary Ellen and Erin challenge scoffing men in a horse race. Jim-Bob graduates from high school and makes a decision that fills the family with profound pride
The Waltons ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the final season, World War II ends and the Walton family members return to their lives on Walton's Mountain to face the new challenges peace brings
Tank ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and French and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sergeant-Major Zack Carey is completing his final stint of duty at a post in a small southern town. After defending a prostitute, he finds himself doing battle with the town's sheriff. When the town's maniacal sheriff jails Zack's son Billy on a phoney drug charge, the Sergeant takes justice into his own hands with the help from his personal World War II Sherman Tank
Helter skelter by Tom Gries( Visual )
2 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A recreation of the events leading up to the Tate-LaBianca murders and the subsequent capture and trial of Charles Manson and his "family."
Dallas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Villain extraordinaire J.R. Ewing (Larry Hagman) pokes a poisoned finger in every pie, stirring up trouble in the family and bringing Ewing Oil to the brink of financial ruin. When someone finally decides J.R. is too bad to live, suspects are as plentiful as tumbleweeds on the Texas plain"--Container
The big red one by Samuel Fuller( Visual )
9 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Combat story of WW II
Dallas ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The saga of the wealthy Ewing family continues, full of sibling wars, adultery, reconciliation and power struggles
Dallas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Southfork in flames is just the start of another season. Pam and Bobby split up and other folks team up: Miss Ellie with Clayton Farlow and Sue Ellen with a hunky Dallas darlin' young enough to be her son. Meanwhile, it seems the brothers Ewing may be sharing control of Ewing Oil, guiding the company to more and mightier millions
 
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