WorldCat Identities

Platt, Janice

Overview
Works: 36 works in 61 publications in 1 language and 555 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Made-for-TV movies  Christmas films  Short films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Romance films  Fiction 
Roles: Originator, Producer
Classifications: D743.23, 791.457
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Janice Platt
Miracle at Moreaux by Wonderworks( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in English and held by 311 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( Visual )

2 editions published in 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 65 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 19 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

A story of conflict between helping another and protecting personal interests. Two young Indians come to John Cat's aid. Yet in a separate incident, he argues with them over helping an injured boy, afraid of being accused
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 Thankful 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. The Duke's visit leads to Thankful finding a husband for herself
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 8 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 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Christmas tree miracle: When their dad loses his job just before the holidays, the materialistic George family ignores the severity of the situation and continues to live above their means. When the consequences catch up with them, they are left with nothing and nowhere to run. Taken in by an eccentric Christmas tree farmer, the family learns that miracles can come true (2013)
All the years by Morley Callaghan( Visual )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1984 in English and held by 3 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
All the years( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
The olden days coat : a heartwarming Christmas tale( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 3 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
Great American westerns( Visual )

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

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
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 Sight( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The taut drama of a man whose death is foretold by woman who claims to have second sight
To set our house in order by Margaret Laurence( Visual )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Manitoba in 1935, this dramatization deals with the timeless conflict of values revealed in the relationship of a lonely girl and her matriarchal grandmother
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 Cap 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 Steve who meets his baseball idol who gives Steve his baseball cap. Shows how the boy's unemployed father sells the cap but realizes his weakness and attempts to explain himself. Depicts a father's struggle for dignity and a son's unwillingness to let go of childhood
 
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