WorldCat Identities

Converse, Frank 1938-

Overview
Works: 48 works in 153 publications in 3 languages and 6,305 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Children's films  Juvenile works  Television mini-series  Film adaptations  Television plays, American  Children's television programs  Educational films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Frank Converse
Anne of Green Gables by L. M Montgomery( Visual )

30 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 2,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne leaves Green Gables and Gilbert Blythe's proposal of marriage for a teaching position. When she returns, she finds Gilbert ill with scarlet fever and is forced to re-evaluate her true feelings for him
Our town by Thornton Wilder( Visual )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stage production of Wilder's play; a study of life, love, and death in a New England town at the turn of the 20th century
The Shadow of a Gunman by Sean O'Casey( Visual )

9 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sean O'Casey's two-act play about a slovenly peddler and a self-engrossed poet who live in a tenement room in Dublin in 1920 during a time of guerrilla warfare and martial law
Home at last( Visual )

14 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on real orphan trains which resettled children in the Midwest at the turn of the century. Billy, a streetwise kid from New York, is sent to Nebraska and is taken in by a Swedish farm family
Brother Future by Anne E Eskridge( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A slick inner-city youth is knocked unconscious and wakes up to find he has been transported back through time to 1822 Charleston, S.C., where he is taken captive as a slave
The widowing of Mrs. Holroyd by D. H Lawrence( Visual )

10 editions published between 1974 and 2001 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

D.H. Lawrence's naturalistic drama is drawn from Lawrence's memories of his parents' turbulent marriage. Set in pre-World War I England, the story centers on the conflict between a coarse, blustering coal miner and his refined, working-class wife
Guests of the Nation by Neil McKenzie( Visual )

9 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two Irish insurgents are assigned to guard two captured British soldiers at a remote farmhouse owned by the spirited Widow O'Connell, the foursome pass the time by playing cards, dancing jigs, and bickering amiably about their respective countries and religions. Throughout the conviviality, Barney Callahan is haunted by the knowledge that reprisals will be in order if the Irish harm their British captives
Realm of the great white bear( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the world of the polar bear, particularly mothers caring for their cubs-- protecting them from cold, hunger, and attacks, and teaching them the skills needed to hunt
Tattered web( Visual )

4 editions published between 1971 and 2006 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detective discovers his son-in-law is cheating on his wife. He confronts the other woman and accidentally kills her. He then tries to pin the crime on a local derelict who can't protect himself
The Bushido blade( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1854, Commodore Matthew Perry anchored his fleet in the shadow of Mount Fuji in Yokohama Bay. His arrival awoke Japan from a sleep of centuries. In a feudal society torn between those who wish to move into the modern world and the rebel clans sworn to the "old ways," Perry pushes for a treaty to open the country, which the Shogun agrees to sign. But before the signing can take place, a fanatical group of samurai abducts a gift from the Shogun intended for the U.S. President. It is a national treasure of sacred significance to the Japanese -- the great sword known as the Bushido Blade. The treaty cannot be signed until the blade is recovered. It is an urgent and dangerous quest
The FBI( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the '70s came into its own, the intrepid agents of the FBI saw the Cold War and the Culture War cool down, but the domestic war on crime starts to come to a boil. Whether its suburban salesmen roiling with self-loathing who plan the perfect crime and don't care who they cross in the process, crushed lumber merchants with a fail-proof kidnap cache, or a syndicate-raised hit-man with the heart of an angel, the intrepid professionals of the bureau have the savvy to bring them all to heel
A Movie star's daughter by Learning Corporation of America( Visual )

2 editions published between 1979 and 1989 in Spanish and English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl, who fears that her popularity is based on her father's fame, finds that she has lessons to learn on the real meaning of friendship
Incident on a dark street ; Tattered web( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Incident on a dark street: A cranky but soft-hearted U.S. Attorney guides two inexperienced law school graduates as they work to bring down a mob kingpin, expose city corruption, and eradicate a drug-dealing operation
The Swiss conspiracy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Swiss conspiracy : A Swiss financier finds out about a conspiracy that will jeopardize the bank's top secret accounts. The bank hires an American private eye that uncovers a web of deceit and blackmail. A tattered web : A detective discov7001ers his son-in-law is cheating on his wife. He confronts the other woman and accidentally kills her. He then tries to pin the crime on a local derelict who can't protect himself
Spring fever by Ye Lou( Visual )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young tennis champs escape their overbearing mothers and decide to spend 24 hours doing everything wild and crazy they've ever dreamed of
Eugene O'Neill : a glory of ghosts( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This lengthy, detailed, rather subjectively interpretive film uses dramatizations, photographs, letters and comments by actors, critics and scholars to present an overview of the life and career of the great and prolific American playwright Eugene O'Neill. Scenes from various plays interwoven with biographical comments and dramatizations reveal to what extent O'Neill's plays were inspired and influenced by the events and emotions of his own life
Requiem pour une star( Visual )

3 editions published in 1999 in Undetermined and French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suspense classics. 50 movie pack DVD collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Target of an assassin: An aging male nurse at a hospital in Africa is caring for an ailing politician, who survived an assassination attempt. Diagnosed with a terminal illness and concerned with his family's well-being, the nurse kidnaps the politican with hopes that the ransom will provide for his family after he's gone
Anne of Avonlea : [the continuing story of Anne of Green Gables( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne leaves Green Gables and Gilbert Blythe's proposal of marriage for a teaching position. When she returns, she finds Gilbert ill with scarlet fever and is forced to re-evaluate her true feelings for him
La espada del samurái Mibu gishi den( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El capitán americano Hawk lucha por recuperar la espada sagrada robada (Bushido) por un grupo fanático de luchadores samuráis
 
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Anne of Green Gables
Alternative Names
Frank Converse acteur américain

Frank Converse actor estadounidense

Frank Converse Amerikaans filmacteur

Frank Converse US-amerikanischer Bühnenschauspieler

Фрэнк Конверс

فرانک کانورس بازیگر آمریکایی

フランク・コンヴァース

Languages
English (114)

Spanish (3)

French (1)

Covers
Home at lastBrother Future