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Feature Films for Families

Overview
Works: 261 works in 528 publications in 1 language and 23,379 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Children's films  Animated films  Film adaptations  Short films  Filmed operas  Fiction  Fantasy films  Comedy films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Feature Films for Families
The Butter cream gang( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summer for the Buttercream Gang, four teenage boys, means having fun and helping those in need around town. When one of the boys makes new friends and forms a very different kind of gang, the others struggle to bring him back to his former values
No more baths! : kids stand up for a friend( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Am I my brother's keeper?" To 10-year-old Keagan, this isn't a question, but a way of life. After learning to help others by watching his parents work as legal aid attorneys, Keagan puts his lessons to good use by watching out for his aging neighbor, Jake. Years ago, after a fire took his family, Jake opened up his home and his heart to Glenwood's children who come to play on his lot each day. When Jake gets in the way of a greedy developer, government bureaucrats are content to push him aside, but they don't anticipate Keagan McPhie. Keagan organizes the Glenwood Springs Kids Corp. into a powerful force of protest to help Jake and remind adults of their responsibility to a friend in need."--Web catalog
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl must find the beauty behind the hideous appearance of a rich man
Seasons of the heart : [a story for anyone who has ever loved a child] by Tom Easthope( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Jed and Martha Richards agree to raise young, orphaned Daniel, Jed is delighted. Martha, still grieving for her two little girls who died on the trek West, can't help comparing them to this awkward, dirty young boy who annoys her at every turn. Danny's innocent heart is finally able to rescue hers on a snowy Christmas Eve
Friendship's field by Bruce Neibaur( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old Ira befriends Oscar, a young Mexican she meets when her father hires migrant workers to help in his beet fields. Their friendship is tested by local prejudice and hostility against the migrants, teaching Ira to be a true friend and to stand up for her beliefs. Includes four questions for family discussion
The Butter Cream gang in secret of treasure mountain by Scott Swofford( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eldon Flowers and the other ButterCreamers embark on a quest that will lead them to a concealed crypt in an old monastery, a deep cave hidden high in a mountain, and face to face with three greedy characters who will stop at nothing to find a treasure before the ButterCreamers
Lost in the barrens by Farley Mowat( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamie, an orphan who must leave his upper-class boarding school to live with an uncle in the wilderness of Manitoba, Canada, has no idea of the incredible adventure that awaits him. During a hunting trip, he and Awasis, a Native American Indian boy, become separated from the group. Finding themselves lost and alone in the icy and dreaded wilderness called The Barrens, their struggle to survive against impending doom strips away their prejudice toward one another's cultures, and demands from them more courage, determination and trust than they ever thought they could muster
Split infinity by Feature Films( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen-year-old A.J. awakens suddenly to find herself transported back to the year 1929. Before she returns to 1992, she discovers the loving secret her grandfather has kept for so may years
Behind the waterfall by Guthrie CSD( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the recent death of their father, Tommy and his sister are sent to visit their aunt in Erinville. Through the eyes of Mr. Connors, the town storyteller, the children learn to believe in something greater than themselves
In your wildest dreams( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a high school senior's accidental investment makes him a millionaire overnight, he must make difficult decisions about honesty, integrity, and the price of wealth and success
The Velveteen rabbit by Margery Williams Bianco( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toby is forced to spend the holidays with his stern grandmother, but when he discovers the magical attic he finds forgotten stuffed animals, and a stuffed rabbit changes his life forever
The ghosts of Dickens' past by Guthrie CSD( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fear and self-pity governs Charles Dickens' search for financial security. He receives unexpected help from a young girl, whose life mirrors his own painful childhood. He seeks to solve the plight of child labor but doesn't know how until he discovers the healing power of a simple act of charity
Lyddie by Katherine Paterson( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Torn apart by the separation of her family, Lyddie vows to bring them together again and save their farm by finding work at a cotton mill. When Diana, a fellow factory worker, asks for Lyddie's help in demanding better treatment, Lyddie refuses for fear of losing her job. It's not until Diana dies from conditions at the factory, and Lyddie's little sister falls ill, that Lyddie begins to consider taking a stand and making a choice that will change her life
On our own by Lebo( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of four children abandoned by their father and left to themselves when their mother dies. Learning they are headed for separate foster homes, they run away, hoping to find their Uncle Jack and start a new life
Jacob's harvest by Ted Shackelford( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Without a word of explanation, on the day before his wedding, Jacob Hansen (Shackelford) walks away, leaving Maddy, his bride-to-be, his father, brother Dan, and the family farm he was to inherit. Twenty years later Jake returns to find Dan (White) and Maddy (Jenkins) married and running the farm with the help of their children and his father (Pogue). Jacob's father is overjoyed at the return of his son, but feelings of bitterness arise between the brothers, and the complex feelings and needs of each family member come into play. Battling a mysterious blight that threatens to destroy the farm, they struggle to understand their fears, overcome the past, and express their love
Walking across Egypt by Ellen Burstyn( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wesley, a juvenile delinquent, is back in trouble for grand theft auto. Mattie Rigsbee opens her home to the boy, but he sees her as an easy mark
Tiny heroes by Forrest S Baker( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Dr. Owl uncovers a plot to capture the forest animals, he is trapped by the poachers who have invaded the forest. Tiny realizes the time has come for courage, responsibility and teamwork
Who gets the house? by Gutherie CSD( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don and Rebecca Reece are facing the toughest decision of their lives whether or not to end their marriage of nearly 20 years. The Reeces agree to a trial separation. The kids get the house; Mom and Dad will shuttle back and forth
The Adventures of Scamper( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scamper may be a small penguin, but his thirst for knowledge and adventures is as big as the great outdoors. When Scamper and his friend, Snowflake, get stranded on a drifting iceberg, they get "rescued" by some trappers. But strangers can't always be trusted, so Scamper's courage helps him and his friends escape and make it safely home
The seventh brother( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tiny the Puppy, separated from young Angie and her grandfather, is lost in the forest. After a long night of fear and loneliness, he is rescued and adopted by a delightful family of rabbits. Although Tiny grows to love them, he longs to be reunited with Angie, and has faith he will find his way home ... meantime ... winter approaches; Tiny is growing weaker and won't survive without the kind of food dogs need. Will Tiny's forest friends be able to help him find his human family?
 
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