WorldCat Identities

Platt, Janice

Overview
Works: 36 works in 62 publications in 1 language and 555 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Made-for-TV movies  Christmas films  Children's films  Short films  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Romance films  Television programs 
Roles: Originator, Producer
Classifications: D743.23, 573.88
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Janice Platt
Miracle at Moreaux by Paul Shapiro( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II, three Jewish children fleeing Nazi-occupied France find refuge in a Catholic school run by Sister Gabrielle, who with her students devises a dangerous plan to help the children reach the border--and freedom
The olden days coat by Margaret Laurence( Visual )

3 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 10-year-old girl goes to her grandmother's house for Christmas and discovers and old coat in a closet that sends her back in time. Includes bonus CD: Christmas in the Old Country
Holiday 4-film collector's set( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four heartwarming tales that will fill you with nostalgia. Relive your favorite Christmas memories from trips to Grandma's house, to performing in holiday concerts
Holiday collector's set( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What I did for love: It's one catastrophe after another when a blundering L.A. lawyer finally meets his fiancée's rural family
John Cat by W. P Kinsella( Visual )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young Native Canadians rescue another Native, John Cat, who has been beaten in a tavern brawl. The following day, however, John Cat prevents his rescuers from helping a Native boy they find injured by the roadside, arguing that the police will accuse them of having hurt the boy
The Trumpeter by Thomas Raddall( Visual )

6 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Nova Scotia in 1798, this video tells the story of a young woman named Thankfull Rogers, who is operating her father's ferry across a small river when she learns that the Duke of Kent and his entourage are on their way and will want to use the ferry
Mortimer Griffin and Shalinsky by Mordecai Richler( Visual )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shalinsky, an eccentric Jewish intellectual, believes that Mortimer, a college lecturer, is secretly a Jew who has changed his name. Shalinsky's harassment of Mortimer leads to a surprisingly amusing conclusion
Western movie pack : Volume 2( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vengeance Valley: This Westernized depiction of "Cain and Abel" is the gripping story of the complicated and volatile relationship between brothers
A Christmas collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Borrowed hearts: Sam, a businessman, has always put money first until a woman and her seven-year-old daughter enter his life. Unlike Sam, they barely have enough money to survive, but they have plenty of something he lacks: love. They help him to discover that family and loyalty are more important than wealth (1997)
The olden days coat : a heartwarming Christmas tale( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 10-year-old girl goes to her grandmother's house for Christmas and discovers and old coat in a closet that sends her back in time. Includes bonus CD: Christmas in the Old Country
Sight by Brian Moore( Visual )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1987 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The taut drama of a man whose death is foretold by woman who claims to have second sight
One's a heifer by Sinclair Ross( Visual )

3 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program revolves around 13-year-old Peter and his attempts to recapture two calves that strayed during a storm. His search brings him in contact with a suspicious-acting farmer who Peter believes is hiding the missing calves in his barn
I know a secret( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a young girl who believes that she was exchanged at birth for the daughter of a local peddler
Great American westerns( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great American westerns( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of two western movies. Hank Williams, the show he never gave: On the final night of his life, Dec. 31, 1952, country music legend Hank Williams imagines himself giving a New Year's Eve performance in a small bar, with his comments to the audience reflecting upon his life. Cowboys don't cry: A father and son struggle to make ends meet on the rodeo circuit
All the years by Morley Callaghan( Visual )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1984 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Al, raised alone by his mother, who resists the passage into maturity. Showing no sense of responsibility at the age of nineteen, Al is fired from his job for stealing. Saved from arrest by his mother's brave intervention, Al finally sees clearly and makes the move toward adulthood
A Sick call by Morley Callaghan( Visual )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A priest confronts self-doubt and guilt over an incident wherein he violates his own moral principles. The film is based on a short story by Morley Callaghan
The Painted door( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gripping drama about love, infidelity, tragedy and regret. During a blizzard on the Prairies, Anne stays alone in the farmhouse while her husband John goes to aid his father. Their neighbour, Stephen comes to help Anne and spends the night when John does not return
The Cap by Morley Callaghan( Visual )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1984 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During autograph day at a Montreal Expos baseball game, young Steve meets his idol who, incredibly, gives him a baseball cap. Steve loses the cap and later sees the son of a wealthy business man wearing it. When Steve and his unemployed father go to claim the cap, the scene between the two sons and the two fathers is emotional and dramatic
All the years( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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