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Matthews, John (John Clark)

Overview
Works: 22 works in 89 publications in 1 language and 5,108 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Children's films  Drama  Film adaptations  Animated films  Animated television programs  Children's television programs  Short films  Fiction  Comedy films 
Roles: Director, Author
Classifications: PN1995.9.A5, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Matthews
The mouse and the motorcycle by Beverly Cleary( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mouse and the motorcycle: Ralph is not like other mice. He is always looking for a new adventure. When a young guest arrives with a shiny miniature motorcycle, Ralph knows that it is his lucky day and takes it out for a spin. Wee Gillis: A Scottish lad has a tough decision to make. He will have to decide if he wants to be a Highlander like his father's people or a Lowlander like his mother's people. Maybe he will be able to combine his hunting and herding skills into something special
Curious George goes to the hospital by Margret Rey( Visual )

12 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Curious George goes to the hospital: Curious George, the monkey, is rushed to the hospital emergency room for an operation after he swallows a jigsaw puzzle piece. Based on the book by Margret and H.A. Rey
Ralph S. Mouse : --and more exciting animal adventure stories( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "Ralph S. Mouse," there are too many mice at the Mountain View Inn, so Ralph must leave. He persuades his friend Ryan to take him to school, where the fun and the danger begin. "Stanley and the Dinosaurs" features the adventures of Stanley, a caveman who likes to garden and paint pictures. When Mother and Father Elephant are lost at sea, their elephant son is left all alone. But not for long. Old "Uncle Elephant," who has more wrinkles than the beach has sand, makes a new home for his young nephew
Danny and the dinosaur : --and more friendly "monster" stories( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny and the dinosaur: When Danny visits the museum, he thinks it would be nice to play with a dinosaur. It's great fun when the dinosaur is just as eager to play with Danny. The two spend a whole day together. The Island of the Skog: A band of mice and their leader set sail to an island inhabited by a hostile Skog with gigantic feet. But when the two parties finally meet face to face, they find they have a lot more in common than they thought. The beast of Monsieur Racine: Monsieur Racine lays a trap and catches a marauder, a strange but harmless-looking beast, who has been stealing his prize pears. What happens when Monsieur Racine presents his catch to the Academy of Science throws Paris into an uproar
Runaway Ralph by Beverly Cleary( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1997 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A two-part adaptation (incorporating live actors and animated film) of the classic best-selling children's book by Beverly Cleary. In this story, the talkative but lovable young mouse Ralph falls off his motorcycle and soon makes friends with a lonely young boy
Curious George comes to America( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Curious George comes to America: Join the man with the yellow hat as he meets George in the jungle and decides to bring him to the city. George doesn't mean any harm, but his shipboard antics soon get him into trouble. Based on the character of Curious George created by Margret and H.A. Rey. Frog and Toad together: Join Frog and Toad as they learn about patience, willpower, and the importance of friendship. Frog and Toad are friends: Frog and Toad learn showing what it really means to be true friends
Frog and Toad are friends : Frog and Toad : behind the scenes by Arnold Lobel( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five tales recounting the adventures of two best friends - Frog and Toad
Stories about Ralph S. Mouse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "The Mouse and the Motorcycle" Ralph makes a friend. Stuck at a hotel for the weekend, Kevin lets Ralph borrow his toy motorcycle, and while out for a spin Ralph has a series of exciting adventures. Ralph returns for "Runaway Ralph" wherein he runs away from his home at the Mountain View Inn. But the Happy Acres Summer Camp is not what Ralph has in mind - lucky for him, his friend Garf is a friend indeed. In "Ralph S. Mouse," there are too many mice at the Mountain View Inn, so Ralph must leave. He persuades his friend Ryan to take him to school, where the fun and the danger begin
Mouse soup( Visual )

7 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this animated musical film, Mouse gets snatched up by a hungry Weasel who is determined to make him into soup. Mouse weaves one tale after another - all leading to his escape
The Ralph Mouse collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "The Mouse and the Motorcycle" Ralph makes a friend. Stuck at a hotel for the weekend, Kevin lets Ralph borrow his toy motorcycle, and while out for a spin Ralph has a series of exciting adventures. Ralph returns for "Runaway Ralph" wherein he runs away from his home at the Mountain View Inn. But the Happy Acres Summer Camp is not what Ralph has in mind - lucky for him, his friend Garf is a friend indeed. In "Ralph S. Mouse," there are too many mice at the Mountain View Inn, so Ralph must leave. He persuades his friend Ryan to take him to school, where the fun and the danger begin
Frog and Toad together by Arnold Lobel( Visual )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents animated adaptations of four of the Frog and Toad stories, illustrating the importance of patience, trust, willpower, and friendship
The Adventures of Curious George by Western Publishing Co( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through the use of puppet animation, tells the story of George, that irrepressible monkey, who is living happily in the jungle when he is discovered by the man in the yellow hat and whisked off on a series of avdentures on land and sea. George's curiosity gets him into a lot of trouble, but produces many laughs along the way
Curious George by H. A Rey( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Come play with George, that irrepressible monkey. He lives happily in the jungle until the man in the yellow hat comes along and whisks him off on a series of escapades on land and sea
Ralph S. Mouse by Beverly Cleary( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ralph, the motorcycle riding mouse, leaves his home and has a series of adventures
The adventures of Curious George and his friends by George McQuilkin( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five episodes of adventures with memorable characters from children's books
Curious George( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains animated versions of three children's stories
Three little pigs sing a gig( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sparkling humor, sing-along songs and stop-motion animation add a delightful, contemporary spin to this cherished fairy tale classic!
The report of the survey of the public schools of Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island by John Matthews( Book )

3 editions published between 1952 and 1954 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frog and Toad : behind the scenes( Visual )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Matthews, director of the film Frog and Toad are Friends, demonstrates how the film was made and the painstaking detail involved in being an animator
 
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Matthews, John Clark

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