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Kurtz, Gary

Overview
Works: 119 works in 460 publications in 5 languages and 11,556 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Coming-of-age films  Children's films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Comedy films  Puppet films 
Roles: Producer, pmn, Other, Director, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Gary Kurtz
 
Most widely held works by Gary Kurtz
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

206 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 5,664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and two robots (R2-D2 and C-3PO) work together to rescue the princess and restore justice in the Empire
The dark crystal by Jim Henson( Visual )

45 editions published between 1982 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 2,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On another planet in the distant past, a Gelfling embarks on a quest to find the missing shard of a magical crystal, and so restore order to his world
Star wars trilogy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes the story of the making of all the Star Wars films: documentary and features, video games, still galleries, trailers, TV spots, Episode III preview (The Return of Darth Vader) and more
Star Wars trilogy( Visual )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new hope: A rebel ship is being boarded by the tyrannical Darth Vader. Luke Skywalker, with his new allies, Han Solo, Chewbacca, Ben Kenobi, C-3PO, R2-D2, attempt to rescue rebel leader, Princess Leia, from the clutches of the Empire. The conclusion is culminated as the Rebels, including Skywalker and flying ace Wedge Antilles make an attack on the Empires most powerful and ominous weapon, the Death Star
The people vs. George Lucas( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They gave him their love, their money, and their online parodies. He gave them the prequels. The passion the original Star Wars trilogy inspires in its fans is unparalleled, but when it comes to George Lucas himself, many have found their ardor has cooled into a complicated love-hate relationship. This hilarious, heartfelt documentary delves deep into Lucas's cultural legacy
Star wars original trilogy( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction tales of derring-do, heroism and romance. Set in the future, they relate the adventures of Princess Leia, Luke Skywalker and Han Solo as they battle the forces of the evil Imperial army
American graffiti by George Lucas( Visual )

14 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The misadventures of four teenagers one late summer night in 1962 become the focal point for an audience trip back to vintage rock and roll hits and the last "innocent" years of the 50's and early 60's
The shooting ; Ride in the whirlwind( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the mid-sixties, the maverick American director Monte Hellman conceived of two westerns at the same time. As shot back-to-back for famed producer Roger Corman, they feature overlapping casts and crews. The films - The Shooting, about a motley assortment of loners following a mysterious wanted man through a desolate frontier, and Ride in the Whirlwind, about a group of cowhands pursued by vigilantes for crimes they did not commit, are rigorous, artful, and wholly unconventional journeys
Star Wars, the complete saga( Visual )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection includes : Star Wars - Episode I The Phantom Menace (1999) (PG) ; Star Wars - Episode II Attack Of The Clones (2002) (PG) ; and Star Wars - Episode III Revenge Of The Sith (2005) (PG-13) ; Star Wars - A New Hope (1977) ; Star Wars - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) ; and Star Wars - Return Of The Jedi (1983)
Jodorowsky's Dune( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary film about Alejandro Jodorowsky's attempt to make a film adaptation of Frank Herbert's 1965 science fiction novel, Dune, starring Jodorowsky's own 12-year-old son, as well as Orson Welles, Mick Jagger, David Carradine and Salvador Dali with music by Pink Floyd; film includes interviews with Jodorowsky and others
Star wars by Irvin Kershner( Visual )

23 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luke Skywalker seeks out the mysterious jedi master Yoda while Han Solo and Princess Leia outrun the Imperial fleet en route to Cloud City
The film school generation( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the rise to prominence of a generation of directors who emerged primarily from the film schools of the University of California, Los Angeles, the University of Southern California and New York University in the 1960s. Examines the financial and cultural forces that made their ascendance possible
Jim Henson's fantasy film collection : The dark crystal ; Labyrinth ; Mirrormask( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dark crystal: The Mystics fight to overthrow the evil Skeksis and take back control of their planet. When Jen, a member of the Gelfling tribe, sets out to find the crystal's missing shard, his dangerous journey brings him face to face with monsters at every turn. Determined to restore peace to their planet, Jen will not back down
Star Wars( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Continue the saga with Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia and Han Solo leading the Rebel Alliance to claim victory over the Empire and win freedom for the galaxy"--Container insert
Friends and heroes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Friends and heroes traces the tale of two friends -- Macky and Portia -- whose adventures lead them across the ancient world as they fight for justice and even survival against the might of the Roman Empire. In Long journey, Macky and his family risk the wrath of the Romans by taking two young refugee girls into their home. In Long journey, Mack and his family risk the wrath of the Romans by taking two refugees into their home."--Container
Slipstream by Anthony Hopkins( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in Spanish and English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the near future, where Earth has been devastated by natural disasters, and giant winds rule the planet, bounty hunter Matt kidnaps a murderer out of the hands of two police officers, planning to get the bounty himself. The two officers in turn try to hunt the two men down
Star Wars trilogy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Continue the saga with Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia and Han Solo leading the Rebel Alliance to claim victory over the Empire and win freedom for the galaxy"--Container insert
Friends and heroes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In A friend in high places, Macky rescues a snobbish, aristocractic Roman girl, Portia, from her runaway horse. With help from Portia, Macky and his family put a stop to an extortion scheme run by the evil Tobias and his sergeant, Brutacus."--Container
Friends and heroes( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A giant warship docks in Alexandria's harbor, and Macky learns from Portia that the ship's mission is to attack the rebels resisting the Romans in Galilee. Mackie inspires his friend Sollie to come up with a plan to sink the ship. Through their experiences and retelling of Bible stories, kids will learn the importance of feeling God's protection, not being afraid and never giving up hope
Friends and heroes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In False Heroes, Macky and his family take a risk and give shelter to two men they think are fugitive rebels, brothers Caleb and Aaron. When Aaron becomes very sick, Macky and Samuel, disguised as musicians, bring back ice from a lavish Roman banquet to cool his raging fever. We're left in suspense when it's discovered that the brothers are actually dangerous criminals. Through their experiences and the retelling of Bible stories kids will learn the importance of caring for strangers and having hope in other people."--Container
 
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The dark crystal
Alternative Names
Gary Kurtz Amerikaans filmproducent

Gary Kurtz producteur de films américain

Gary Kurtz productor de cine estadounidense

Gary Kurtz productor de cinema estatunidenc

Gary Kurtz produtor americano

Gary Kurtz produttore cinematografico statunitense

Gary Kurtz US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Гэри Курц

Гэры Курц

גארי קורץ מפיק קולנוע אמריקאי

گری کورتز تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی

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Languages
English (311)

Spanish (10)

Italian (6)

French (4)

German (2)

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