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Lorimar Productions

Overview
Works: 300 works in 422 publications in 2 languages and 13,705 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Television programs  Television adaptations  Easter stories  War films  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Animated films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4575
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Most widely held works by Lorimar Productions
An officer and a gentleman by Taylor Hackford ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 1,416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Loner Zack Mayo enters Officer Candidate School to become a Navy pilot. In thirteen weeks he learns the importance of discipline, love and friendship
Sybil ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in English and held by 1,343 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 )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 671 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 )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 580 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
Master Harold-- and the boys by Athol Fugard ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young white man's frustration with the return home of his alcoholic, handicapped father turns into racist viciousness against the two black men who work for the family
The postman always rings twice by Tay Garnett ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 563 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
The Waltons ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 468 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
Dallas ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Power, wealth, sex, extravagance. This saga chronicles the exploits of the Ewing family, the wealthy Texas oil millionaires
The Easter Bunny is comin' to town ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 427 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
The Waltons ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2012 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 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 404 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 by Michael Learned ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 378 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 337 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
Helter skelter ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The investigation of two horrific mass murders leads to the capture and trial of the psychotic pseudo-hippie Charles Manson and his 'family'
Tank ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and French and held by 317 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
The Waltons ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 317 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
Dallas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 312 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 )
8 editions published between 1980 and 1998 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Combat story of WW II
Dallas ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Season 6 starts with ice: J.R. gets the cold shoulder when the family votes him out as president of Ewing Oil. And it ends with fire: Southfork ablaze, with four Ewings trapped by roaring flames. In between, J.R. and Bobby bare-knuckle it out in their biggest fight yet over Ewing Oil, thanks to their father's will. It seems Jock just couldn't decide who should inherit, so he split the company in half and gave his boys one year to see who could make the biggest bucks - and win the whole shebang. Plus Bobby and Pam split up, J.R. and Sue Ellen remarry and J.R. sees Cuba's jail system from the wrong side of the bars. Add a Texas whirlwind of lying, cheating and bed hopping and, as J.R. might say, "Darlin', this here is Dallas!""--Back cover
Dallas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 217 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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English (78)
French (1)
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