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Feature Films for Families

Overview
Works: 263 works in 530 publications in 1 language and 23,588 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Children's films  Animated films  Film adaptations  Short films  Fiction  Fantasy films  Filmed operas  Comedy films 
Roles: Author, 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 869 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 734 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 )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 721 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 Feature Films for Families( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a mother who has lost her two daughters during their journey Westward and longs for them so much that she cannot appreciate the awkward young boy whom she and her husband have agreed to raise. On a snowy Christmas Eve, Danny's innocent heart is finally able to rescue hers
Friendship's field by Bruce Neibaur( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl rummages through a trunk in the attic, looking at some of her mother's childhood treasures. Questions arise and her mother shares the story of her friendship with a migrant family
The Butter Cream gang in secret of treasure mountain by Scott Swofford( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 553 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 507 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 505 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 many years
Behind the waterfall by Guthrie CSD( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tommy and Becky learn to see the world in a different way after meeting Mr. Conners, who teaches them the importance of faith and imagination
In your wildest dreams( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When 18-year-old Mark "accidently" makes a million on the stock market, his whole family and their values are affected
The ghosts of Dickens' past by Guthrie CSD( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 393 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
The Velveteen rabbit by Margery Williams Bianco( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A courageous velveteen rabbit with dreams of becoming a real rabbit someday helps a young boy to win the affections of his strict grandmother and unapproachable father
Lyddie by Katherine Paterson( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 330 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 304 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 296 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
Tiny heroes by Feature Films for Families( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 294 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
The Adventures of Scamper( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 290 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
Who gets the house? by Gutherie CSD( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Can Don and Rebecca repair their crumbling marriage and learn to communicate with each other?
The seventh brother( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 286 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?
Walking across Egypt by Ellen Burstyn( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this humorous and heartwarming story based on Clyde Edgerton's acclaimed novel, a feisty 78-year old widow and an unloved, troubled teenager from a youth rehabilitation center forge a special kind of bond, despite their tremendous differences, and discover what it takes to earn the trust and love of another
 
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Languages
English (103)