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Thompson, Caroline 1956-

Overview
Works: 162 works in 817 publications in 7 languages and 18,221 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Animated films  Children's films  Animal films  Christmas films  Musical films  Comedy films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Adapter, Originator, Director, Author, Scenarist, Conceptor, Other, Film editor, Performer, Conductor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Caroline Thompson
 
Most widely held works by Caroline Thompson
Black Beauty by Anna Sewell( Visual )

64 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lyrically recounted from the handsome stallion's perspective, the film traces his fortunes; from his happy beginnings on a sprawling, verdant country manor to working-class London's sooty, teeming streets. As he passes from owner to owner during a two-decade span, the ever-faithful steed encounters the best and worst of the human spirit
The secret garden by by Frances Hodgson Burnett( Visual )

68 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young orphan named Mary is sent to live at the dark and foreboding English estate of her widowed uncle. She discovers a secret garden which was abandoned after a tragic accident. With the help of her crippled cousin Colin, and Dickon the country boy, her spirit is gradually reawakened as they bring the garden back to life
Tim Burton's The nightmare before Christmas by Henry (Director) Selick( Visual )

47 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Skellington is the King of Halloween. He becomes bored with the same routine every year. He decides to take a walk in the woods. There, he discovered a door leading to Christmastown and decides to spread Christmas joy to the world. When he is back in Halloweentown he shows his friends what Christmas is like, and he suggests doing Christmas this year instead. But things do not go as planned when Oogie Boogie, an evil gambling boogey man, plots to play a game with Santa Claus' life and creates a nightmare for all the good little boys and girls everywhere. Although Sally attempts to stop him, Jack embarks into the sky on a coffin-like sled pulled by skeletal reindeer
Edward Scissorhands by Tim Burton( Visual )

82 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once upon a time in a castle high on a hill lived an inventor whose greatest creation was named Edward. Although Edward had an irresistible charm, he wasn't quite perfect. The inventor's sudden death left him unfinished with sharp shears of metal for hands. Edward lived alone in the darkness until one day a kind Avon lady took him home to live with her family. And so began Edward's fantastical adventures in a pasted paradise known as Suburbia
Tim Burton's Corpse Bride by Mike Johnson( Visual )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a 19th-century European village, this story follows Victor, a young man whisked away to the underworld and wed to a mysterious Corpse Bride, while his real bride Victoria waits bereft in the land of the living. Though life in the Land of the Dead proves to be a lot more colorful than his strict upbringing, Victor learns that there is nothing in this world - or the next - that can keep him away from his one true love.--From container
City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau( Visual )

21 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For centuries, the residents of the underground City of Ember have flourished in an amazing world of glittering lights and quiet contentment. But when the City's massive power generator begins to fail, the streetlamps fade - along with the hopes of the townspeople. Now it will be up to two courageous teenagers to follow a trail of clues left by the ancient builders to find the way out of Ember before their world is plunged into complete darkness
The Addams family by Barry Sonnenfeld( Visual )

25 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a mysterious stranger shows up claiming to be the long lost Uncle Fester, will the family accept him as one of their own, or suspect that he is someone other than he claims to be?
The nightmare before Christmas by Henry Selick( Visual )

42 editions published between 1993 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Skellington is the King of Halloween. He becomes bored with the same routine every year. He decides to take a walk in the woods. There, he discovers a door leading to Christmastown and decides to spread Christmas joy to the world. When he is back in Halloweentown he shows his friends what Christmas is like, and he suggests doing Christmas this year instead. But things do not go as planned when Oogie Boogie, an evil gambling boogey man, plots to play a game with Santa Claus' life and creates a nightmare for all the good little boys and girls everywhere. Although Sally attempts to stop him, Jack embarks into the sky on a coffin-like sled pulled by skeletal reindeer
Buddy by James C White( Visual )

28 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Eccentric socialite Gertrude "Trudy" Lintz, adopts a baby gorilla into her already-bustling animal menagerie. Along with chimpanzees Maggie and Joe, Buddy gets into all kinds of hilarious monkey business and proceeds to drive everyone bananas. A delightful family adventure based on a remarkable true story featuring amazing effects courtesy of Jim Henson's Creature Shop"--Container
Homeward bound, the incredible journey by Walt Disney( Visual )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homeward Bound: A fun-loving bulldog, a wise old golden retriever, and a hilarious Himalayan cat travel through the rugged Sierras in a search for their missing human family. Homeward bound II: When Chance, the American bulldog; Sassy, the Himalayan cat; and Shadow, the golden retriever accidentally get separated from their vacationing owners, the pets navigate the streets of San Francisco, trying to find their home across the Golden Gate Bridge
Edward Scissorhands( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An inventor's sudden death leaves his greatest creation unfinished with sharp shears of metal for hands
Homeward bound : the incredible journey ; Homeward bound II : lost in San Francisco( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homeward bound II: When Chance, the American bulldog; Sassy, the Himalayan cat; and Shadow, the golden retriever accidentally get separated from their vacationing owners, the pets navigate the streets of San Francisco, trying to find their home across the Golden Gate Bridge
The secret garden by Diane Molleson( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Mary comes to live in a lonely house on the Yorkshire moors and discovers an invalid cousin and the mysteries of a locked garden. Illustrated with stills from the 1993 film version
The Addams family and Addams family values( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Addams Family: When long-lost Uncle Fester reappears after twenty-five years in the Bermuda Triangle, the other members of the off-beat Addams clan plan a great celebration, only to begin to suspect that he may not be who he claims to be. Addams Family Values: It's love at first fright when Gomez and Morticia welcome a new addition to the Addams household, Pubert, their soft, cuddly, mustachioed baby boy. As Fester falls hard for voluptuous nanny Debbie Jilnsky, Wednesday and Pugsley discover she's a black-widow murderess who plans to add Fester to her collection of dead husbands. The family's future grows even bleaker when the no-good nanny marries Fester and has the kids shipped off to summer camp
The Addams Family by Elizabeth Faucher( Book )

14 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Addams family is a normal American family ... if your idea of normal is living in a real haunted house with trapdoors and secret rooms. Gomez Addams likes to sword fight with guests. Morticia Addams snips the blossoms off roses and saves the stems. Pugsley Addams collects road signs that say BRIDGE OUT. Wednesday Addams likes to play with headless dolls. Now the long-lost Uncle Fester is back. But is he the real Fester Addams ... or just a clever imposter?
Tim Burton's The nightmare before Christmas( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bored with the same old scare-and-scream routine, Pumpkin King Jack Skellington longs to spread the joy of Christmas. But his merry mission puts Santa in jeopardy and creates a nightmare for good little boys and girls everywhere!
Corpse bride by Tim Burton( Visual )

20 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a 19th century European village, this stop-motion animation feature follows the story of Victor, a young man whicked away to the underworld and wed to a mysterious corpse bride, while his real bride Victoria waits bereft in the land of the living. Though life and the Land of the Dead proves to be a lot more colourful than his strict upbringing, Victor learns that there is nothing in this world - or the next - that can keep him away from his one true love. It's a tale of optimism, romace and a very lively afterlife, told in classic Burton style
Tim Burton's nightmare before Christmas : a novel by Daphne Skinner( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and French and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The King of Halloweenland stumbles into Christmastown and longs to be part of the cheer, so he decides that his Halloween gang will deliver Christmas this year
The Secret garden by M. J Carr( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Mary comes to live in a lonely house on the Yorkshire moors and discovers an invalid cousin and the mysteries of a locked garden
The secret garden by Kathryn Cristaldi( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary Lennox has found a beautiful secret garden. It's filled with all kinds of flowers and trees. The garden is her own special and magical place
 
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Alternative Names
Caroline Thompson Ameerika Ühendriikide kirjanik

Caroline Thompson Amerikaans scenarioschrijfster

Caroline Thompson escriptora estatunidenca

Caroline Thompson escritora estadounidense

Caroline Thompson réalisateur américain

Caroline Thompson réalisatrice américaine

Caroline Thompson regista statunitense

Caroline Thompson scenarzysta i reżyserka amerykańska

Caroline Thompson scriitoare americană

Caroline Thompson US-amerikanische Drehbuchautorin und Regisseurin

Caroline Thompson usona verkisto

Caroline Thompson yhdysvaltalainen kirjailija

Thompson, Caroline W. 1956-

Thompson, Carolyn

Кэролин Томпсон

קרוליין טומפסון סופרת אמריקאית

كارولين تومسون كاتبة أمريكية

کارولین تامپسون فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، نویسنده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

キャロライン・トンプソン

トンプソン, キャロライン

卡罗琳·汤普森

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