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Brown, Georg Stanford

Overview
Works: 149 works in 236 publications in 3 languages and 9,070 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Biography  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television programs  Comedy films  Television mini-series 
Roles: Actor, Director, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Georg Stanford Brown
Roots by Alex Haley ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 2,883 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
Roots, the next generations ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 980 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
Bullitt by Peter Yates ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A star witness in a controversial court case is murderedk and the police detective assigned to guard him goes after the killers himself
North & South by John Jakes ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This saga follows two families - the Hazards, from the North, and the Mains, from the South - through their changing fortunes at home and the harsh realities of the battlefields. When the South surrenders at the end of the Civil War, the families are reunited once again in friendship. In the final installment, the two families continue through Post-Civil War Reconstruction into pioneer Indian territories
The reading room ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fulfilling his beloved wife's dying wish, a man restores an abandoned building they own into a reading room for a depressed community notorious for its ineffectual high school and street gangs. He is determined to give them a sense of self-respect
The long shot believe in courage ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Abandoned by her husband, neglected by her mother, and doubted by her daughter, a young woman must take advantage of life's second chances to prover herself to all of them ... Equestrian and single mother Annie Garrett finds a new life on a Colorado horse farm as a groomer and trainer. Haunted by the death of her sister, once a budding rider as well, Annie hopes to make amends with the past and make her dreams come true by entering a riding contest--until tragedy befalls her beloved horse. The Long Shot is an adventure of the heart for the entire family, proving that miracles can happen if you have the courage to make them come true
Hallmark Entertainment collector's set ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ordinary miracles: A troubled teen who has bounced from one foster home to another goes to live with a judge who's struggling with the disarray of her own life; together they rediscover the joy and miracle of being alive
Angel in the family ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ailing widowed father and his two estranged daughters experience a miracle when their late matriarch returns to spend Christmas with them
Police Squad. the complete series ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and French and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features the crime-solving adventures of Detective Frank Drebin, a Sergeant Lieutenant Captain of Police Squad, a special division of the police department. Together Drebin and his boss, Captain Ed Hocken, crack the toughest cases in the big city, encountering sight-gags, slapstick, puns, and non-sequiturs along the way
House party 2 ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kid 'N Play get into some serious trouble at college, which they attempt to eliminate by staging the mother of all pajama parties, unleashing a fresh and funny non-stop hip-hop bash
The wild bunch by Sam Peckinpah ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A star witness in a controversial court case is murdered and the police detective assigned to guard him goes after the killers himself
Stir crazy by Sidney Poitier ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Skip and Harry have both been fired from their jobs, so they take off in their van for California to seek fame and fortune, but somewhere along the way the van conks out and they're broke and, well, they have to eat, right? So they land a gig as singing and dancing woodpeckers to promote a bank opening. When two bank robbers steal their costumes and stick up the bank, guess who gets the blame? Skip and Harry are carted off to the state pen for 125 years
North and South ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two families, the Hazards and the Mains, are geographically and ideologically separated by the U.S. Civil War. The hatred, prejudice, and greed that tear at the fabric of a nation also threaten to destroy the threads that have woven the lives of these two families together
Wedding daze ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack and Audrey Landry are empty nesters whose plans for a second honeymoon are put on hold when all three of their daughters return home, each with the announcement that they're getting married
The Jesse Owens story ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jesse Owens is the track star who won four gold medals. Spanning over forty years, this powerful docudrama traces Jesse's life from his days as a sharecropper's son, through his incredible record-breaking college years, his marriage to his high school sweetheart, his monumental victories in the 1936 Olympics, and his thirty year struggle to survive in a prejudiced country that he loved so deeply
Ava's magical adventure ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life's a bore 'til 10-year-old Eddie steals away with AVA--a 2-tom circus elephant! Suddenly it's hilarity and high adventure as everyone from the sheriff to the clowns join the hunt for a most unlikely pair of runaways
A Christmas visitor Angel in the family ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Christmas visitor: A family that hasn't celebrated Christmas since their son was killed in the Gulf War, is visited by a soldier that bears a striking resemblence to their son
The rookies ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Television series that follows the exploits of three heroic young police officers of the Southern California Police Department
Vietnam war story ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Every man who went to Vietnam has his story to tell-- each more powerful, shocking and incredible than the last. Based on the real-life experiences of combat veterans, this nine-episode series captures the full impact of the Vietnam War experience on everyday men and women. Stories such as the corporal who accidentally steps on a pressure-sensitive mine and waits eight agonizing hours for someone to defuse it. Or the account of an American farm boy-turned-soldier who discovers that bringing his aid to a starving Vietnamese village will result in personal tragedy. Then there is the story of Mary, a young and impressionable nurse who arrives for her tour of duty, facing the pain of wounded and dying men
Roots ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 53 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
 
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Alternative Names
Brown, George Stanford
Stanford Brown Georg 1943-....
Languages
English (72)
Spanish (2)
French (1)
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