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Reitherman, Wolfgang 1909-1985

Works: 275 works in 1,056 publications in 12 languages and 33,500 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Animated films  Children's films  Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Animal films  Comedy films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Animator , Production personnel, fmd, Author, Performer, Film editor, Other, Restager , Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Wolfgang Reitherman
The jungle book by Wolfgang Reitherman( Visual )

85 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 4,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mowgli is a boy who has been raised by wolves in the Indian jungle. When the wolves hear that the fierce man-hating tiger Shere Khan has returned, they decide to send Mowgli to a local "man tribe" for his own safety. With the help of Bagheera the wise panther and the happy-go-lucky bear Baloo, Mowgli meets and befriends many jungle animals as he makes his way to the village
Robin Hood by Wolfgang Reitherman( Visual )

114 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 3,761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The animal kingdom serves up a feast of bowmanship, swordplay, and daring deeds. England is at war and ruled by a phony king! Greedy Prince John and his slithering sidekick, Sir Hiss, are taxing Nottingham's residents to the limit
The aristocats by Phil Harris( Visual )

60 editions published between 1970 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 3,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the heart of Paris, a kind and eccentric millionairess wills her entire estate to Duchess, her high-society cat. Duchess has three little kittens. A greedy, bumbling butler pulls off the ultimate catnap caper. Now it's up to the rough-and-tumble alley cat, Thomas O'Malley, and his band of swingin' jazz cats to save the day
One hundred and one Dalmatians by Wolfgang Reitherman( Visual )

28 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2,912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pongo and Perdita have a litter of 15 Dalmatian puppies. Cruella De Vil takes a fancy to the puppies and tries to buy them from their human owners, Roger and Anita. Cruella wants to get a hold of those puppies, as well as more puppies, to make herself a lovely dalmatian skin coat. She hires some thugs to kidnap the puppies and hold them at an abandoned mansion. Now Pongo and Perdita must use an animal communication system to help find all the puppies
The many adventures of Winnie the Pooh by Sebastian Cabot( Visual )

44 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in English and held by 2,419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the tale of the first, unforgettable meeting between Tigger and Pooh. Laugh when Pooh gets stuck in Rabbit's house from eating too much honey, and enjoy the flurry of activity on a windy day
Pinocchio( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and held by 2,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woodcarver Geppetto has pets Figaro the cat and Cleo the fish. He has just made a little wooden puppet called Pinocchio. Wishing upon a star before he goes to bed, Geppetto wishes that Pinocchio would become a real boy. As Geppetto sleeps, the Blue Fairy arrives and partially grants his wish. Pinocchio can come to life, but he must prove himself worthy before becoming a real boy. He will require some guidance, and Jiminy Cricket agrees to act as his conscience. After some unfortunate incidents, Pinocchio finds himself in trouble. The Blue Fairy appears. Pinocchio lies to her and his nose grows. He is forgiven, but warned not to lie again
The rescuers by Walt Disney( Visual )

35 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two brave mice try to rescue a kidnapped young orphan from the hilariously evil Madame Medusa, who is obsessed with getting her hands on the world's largest diamond!
Lady and the tramp by Walt Disney( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience the thrilling adventures of Lady, a lovingly pampered cocker spaniel, and Tramp, a freewheeling mutt with a heart of gold. This heartwarming tale now charms a new generation of families and fans with its exquisite animation, unforgettable songs, and one of the greatest love stories of all time
Peter Pan by Walt Disney( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2018 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantastic adventures await Wendy Darling and her brothers when Peter Pan whisks them away to the magical world of Never Land. After following Peter and his feisty sidekick Tinker Bell, they explore the island and Peter's secret hideout with the Lost Boys and leap into high-flying battles with swashbuckling pirates and the infamous Captain Hook
The reluctant dragon( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lighthearted story that follow the adventures of a brave young boy who, emboldened by tales of brave knights, decides to pursue the horrible dragon this is terrifying the villagers. But what he discovers is a surprisingly friendly dragon that is more interested in receiting poetry and making music than devouring fair damsels. Now the young boy will have to stop the local hero before he challenges the dragon to a fiery battle
The Rescuers 35th anniversary edition ; The Rescuers down under : 2 movie collection( Visual )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Rescuers: Two brave mice try to rescue a kidnapped young orphan from the hilariously evil Madame Medusa, who is obsessed with getting her hands on the world's largest diamond
Winnie the Pooh and the honey tree by Disney( Visual )

7 editions published between 1965 and 1996 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A children's film based on the books written by A.A. Milne and illustrated by Ernest Shepard. Here Pooh's love of honey lands him in some sticky situations. When his own supply runs out, he first devises a scheme by which he hopes to obtain honey from some unfriendly bees. A balloon borrowed from Christopher Robin takes him to the nest, but his disguise as a small black rain cloud fails and he has to beat a hasty retreat. After this setback he plans to get himself invited to lunch. While visiting Rabbit, he eats all the honey available, but when it is time to leave, he gets hopelessly wedged in the entrance. All attempts to extricate him are unsuccessful and the only alternative is for him to stay there until he has lost weight and his friends can pull him out
Winnie the Pooh and the blustery day by A. A Milne( Visual )

11 editions published between 1968 and 1995 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A blustery wind sweeps through the Hundred Acre Wood, toppling Owl's tree home, and making everyone, especially Pooh, very uneasy
Disney rarities : celebrated shorts, 1920s-1960s by Mickey Mouse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of rare animated films by Walt Disney Productions
The adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad( Visual )

2 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the tradition of grand animated classics, Disney's 11th animated masterpiece, THE ADVENTURES OF ICHABOD AND MR. TOAD, presents two unforgettable children's classics. Through award-winning Disney animation wizardry, THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS and THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW come together in one fabulous adventure - in its original theatrical format. Hang on for a wild motorcar ride with J. Thaddeus Toad as he drives his friends Mole, Rat and Angus MacBadger into a worried frenzy! Then meet the spindly Ichabod Crane, who dreams of sweeping beautiful Katrina Van Tassel off her feet, despite opposition from town bully Brom Bones, who also has his eye on Katrina. The comic rivalry introduces Ichabod to the legend of the Headless Horseman, resulting in a heart-thumping climax! Wonderfully narrated by Basil Rathbone and Bing Crosby, THE ADVENTURES OF ICHABOD AND MR. TOAD brims with high-spirited adventure, brilliant animation and captivating music you'll want to share with your family a
101 Dalmatians by Rod Taylor( Visual )

29 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two couples, one human and the other dalmatian, try to recover their puppies from Cruella De Vil who plans to make a fur coat out of them
Animation by Walt Disney Animation Studios( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With an introduction by John Lasseter--and very little else in the way of words--this second book in The Artist Series lavishly showcases the most brilliant animation created by such luminaries as Ub Iwerks, Norm Ferguson, Ben Sharpsteen, Hamilton Luske, Dick Huemer, Grim Natwick, Art Babbitt, Fred Moore, Bill Tytla, Frank Thomas, Ollie Johnston, Milt Kahl, Marc Davis, John Lounsbery, Ward Kimball, Eric Larson, Les Clark, Wolfgang Reitherman, John Sibley, Bill Justice, Clyde Geronimi, Ted Berman, Glen Keane, Andreas Deja, Eric Goldberg, Mark Henn and Tony Bancroft. The artwork--much of which has never before been published--offers the opportunity to marvel at the those magical lines of pencil that brought life to so many unforgettable Disney characters. Animation represents a rare opportunity to enjoy a glimpse into the truly spectacular trove of treasures from the Walt Disney Animation Research Library
The rescuers ; The rescuers down under : 2 movie collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rescuers down under: The heroes travel to Australia to help a new friend
Walt Disney's nine old men : the flipbooks by Pete Doctor( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This box set of nine flip books pays tribute to Walt Disney's original animators--the Nine Old Men: Les Clark, Eric Larson, Frank Thomas, John Lounsbery, Ward Kimball, Ollie Johnston, Mark Davis, Wolfgang Reitherman, and Milt Kahl. Each flip book features an iconic scene from an animated Disney feature in its original line-drawn form, having been selected from among a wide range of films for great movement and classic characters. The films include Alice In Wonderland, Dumbo, Fantasia, Peter Pan, Bambi, Lady and the Tramp, 101 Dalmatians, and Pinocchio. Such iconic clips from the reel of Disney animation history include: Lady and the Tramp's moonlit spaghetti dinner; Sorcerer Mickey's ordeal with a horde of mops; and Thumper's announcement that a prince has been born! In addition to the flip books, the box will contain a booklet providing additional information about the artists
Cinderella by Clyde Geronimi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Cinderella has faith her dreams of a better life will come true. With help from her loyal mice friends and a wave of her Fairy Godmother's wand, Cinderella's rags are magically turned into a glorious gown, and off she goes to the Royal Ball. But when the clock strikes midnight, the spell is broken, leaving only a single glass slipper, the only key to the ultimate fairy-tale ending!
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Disney rarities : celebrated shorts, 1920s-1960s
Disney rarities : celebrated shorts, 1920s-1960s101 DalmatiansAnimation
Alternative Names
Reitherman, Woolie.

Reitherman, Woolie, 1909-1085

Reitherman, Woolie 1909-1985

Reithermann, Wolfgang 1909-1985

Volfgangs Reitermans

Wolfgang Reitherman American animator

Wolfgang Reitherman Amerikaans filmregisseur

Wolfgang Reitherman animatore e regista tedesco

Wolfgang Reitherman cinéaste américain

Wolfgang Reitherman niemiecko-amerykański animator, reżyser filmowy

Wolfgang Reitherman US-amerikanischer Regisseur und Trickfilmzeichner

Βόλφγκανγκ Ράιτερμαν

Вольфганг Райтерман

Վոլֆգանք Ռեյտերման

וולפגנג רייתרמן

ריתרמן, וולפגנג

ولفگانگ رایترمن کارگردان آمریکایی

라이트만, 울프강 1909-1985

볼프강 레이더먼