WorldCat Identities

Margulies, Stan

Overview
Works: 194 works in 411 publications in 3 languages and 15,258 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Television adaptations  Musical films  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  Children's films  Biographical television programs  Juvenile works  Historical television programs 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Stan Margulies
 
Most widely held works by Stan Margulies
Willy Wonka & the chocolate factory by Roald Dahl( Visual )

66 editions published between 1971 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 4,533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Candy manufacturer Willy Wonka has a contest and hides five golden tickets in five of his scrumptious candy bars. All five ticket winners get a free tour of the mysterious Wonka factory, as well as a lifetime supply of Wonka candy. Four of the children are nasty brats who are punished by Willie Wonka with various diabolical, but funny, methods. Only Charlie, a likeable child, wins the heart of the manufacturer
Roots by Jawanza Kunjufu( Visual )

39 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 3,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
The thorn birds by Ann Ward( Visual )

22 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic story of a priest torn between God and human passion and a beautiful girl desiring only what she cannot have, spanning five decades of ambition, fear, longing and revenge, and set against the vast horizons of Australia's Outback
I will fight no more forever( Visual )

20 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in English and held by 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Nez Percé War of 1877, during which Chief Joseph & the Nez Percé Indians fought General Oliver Otis Howard & the U.S. Army for 108 consecutive days before finally surrendering on Oct. 8, 1877
Roots, the next generations( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
Those magnificent men in their flying machines : or, how I flew from London to Paris in 25 hours and 11 minutes by Ken Annakin( Visual )

19 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in English and French and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This extraordinary comic version of the historic 1910 London-to-Paris air race features the greatest aviators from around the world. They all come together when a stuffy, but very rich, newspaper publisher decides to sponsor an airplane race across the English Channel. Convinced it will give his newspaper worldwide publicity, the publisher offers 10,000 pounds to the winner"--Container
10,000 black men named George by Not Available( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of the formation of the first black-controlled union, the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters. Asa Philip Randolph, a black journalist establishes a voice for the forgotten workers of the Pullman Rail Company, were all black porters were simply named "George", after George Pullman, the first person to employ emancipated slaves
Roots, the next generations( Visual )

6 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continuation of the chronicle of Alex Haley's family history, covering from 1882 through the 1970's
Agatha Christie's Murder is easy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the train ride to Marylebone Station, American Luke Williams befriends elderly Lavinia Fullerton. She is en route to Scotland Yard to disclose the name of a murderer, and Luke soon finds himself caught up in a murder investigation
A Caribbean mystery by Agatha Christie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's no vacation from crime-solving when a doctor-prescribed stay in the West Indies plunges shrewd Miss Marple into a Caribbean mystery
Roots( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legacy of Roots, part two. Alex Haley interview episode from the "Talking with David Frost" series -- The struggle to make "Roots"--Connecting with the past -- Levar Burton's original screen test
If it's Tuesday, this must be Belgium by Mel Stuart( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Funny study of Americans abroad on a quickie tour
Agatha Christie's Sparkling cyanide( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prominent attorney's wife dies of cyanide poisoning; but when he attempts to recreate the crime scene, he, too, is poisoned. The heiress to the estate is the prime suspect, but there have been apparent attempts on her life also
Westerns : 8 movie pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young pioneers: Newlyweds David and Molly set out to homestead in the Dakota Territory, but life is not always easy on the prairie. Soon they must endure many hardships
Roots( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
40 pounds of trouble( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After escaping from his greedy ex-wife in California, Lake Tahoe hotel/casino manager Steve McClusky has had enough of women. His sabbatical is sabotaged when he is ordered to chaperone the venue's new headliner and inherits a five-year-old abandoned by her debt-ridden father
Roots( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifth episode of an adaptation of Alex Haley's Roots, in which he traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors, Kunta Kinte, was captured and sold into slavery. The series follows the struggle for freedom which began with the young man's abduction and was continued by his descendants
Roots( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third episode of an adaptation of Alex Haley's Roots, in which he traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors, Kunta Kinte, was captured and sold into slavery. The series follows the struggle for freedom which began with the young man's abduction and was continued by his descendants
Roots( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in Spanish and English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Gambia, West Africa, Kunta Kinte distinguishes himself in manhood training rituals, but is then captured by slave traders and begins an agonized journey to the New World
Roots( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Civil war is over, but night riders terrorize former slaves. By marking his clients' horseshoes, Tom identifies the raiders, but endangers his own life. Chicken George, who had fought for the Union, rejoins his family; he leads them to a new home in Tennessee, and recites the story of his ancestor, Kunta Kinte. Alex Haley appears to narrate the epilogue
 
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Spanish (10)

French (1)

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