Movies made for television

the telefeature and the mini-series, 1964-1986
  • 576 Pages
  • 1.52 MB
  • English
New York Zoetrope , New York, NY
Motion pictures, Television broadcasting of films, Cat
StatementAlvin H. Marill. --
SeriesBaseline production, Baseline production
LC ClassificationsPN1992.8F5 M35 1987, PN1992.8.F5 M35 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination576 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26549977M
ISBN 100918432855
LC Control Number87042898

Alvin H. Marill's Movies Made for Television: (with a foreword by Leonard Maltin) is an incredible (hardcover) five-volume set that lists 5, TV movies and mini-series. Entries include brief summary, production and cast credits (extensive, with character names), airdate, and length. 5/5(2).

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When the rights to a book sell, it doesn’t guarantee a book will appear on the screen, but it’s usually a good gamble for studios to grab them in case the book does well.

And there are a ton of books that are movies that now have successfully been adapted for film and television, going way back to the start of moving pictures. has a host of great books-to-movies adaptations in store and limited series adaptations of books planned as well.

I’m hopeful it’s going to be a strong year for books making their way to film and screens. Here’s what’s currently on the docket. As with the list, note that this only includes titles that. 25 rows  Philip K. Dick was an American author known for his science fiction works, often with Collections: A Handful of Darkness ().

Movies made for television, User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Organized roughly by decade (, and ), this resource by television historian Marill (The Complete Films of Edward G.

Robinson) comprises more than alphabetically. Best Books Made Into Movies show list info. List of Books made into movies. There are tons of books that have been made into movies, here are just a few.usersviews made by private user.

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Janu The new year brings the usual spate of movies and TV shows adapted from books, offering a variety of thrills. Some Author: Sarah Begley.

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Yes Lisa Gardner's books have been made into movies or should one say television serials. A European producer turned the book a perfect husband into a television Movie Similarly CBS in the turned the book at the midnight hour to a television movie.

Thus one cans ay that her books have been converted into movies. Despite completing just six novels, Jane Austen's work has appeared in countless movie and television presentations. Jane Austen's writings (or their inherent themes) have long held a fascination with the viewing public since the advent of motion pictures, be.

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Based on George R.R. Martin's "A Song of Ice and Fire" series, many of the events on the show follow the books closely. Fans have been anticipating "The Winds of Winter," the next book in the series, since "A Dance With Dragons" was published inbut there's no publication date as of now.

Release date: April Buy the book >>Author: Anjelica Oswald. Movies made for television: the telefeature and the mini-series, by Alvin H. Marill; 6 editions; Subjects: Catalogs, Made-for-TV movies, Television mini-series, Television broadcasting of films, Télévision, Films (Émissions).

Explore our list of Made-for-TV Movies Movies & TV at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Books shelved as books-made-into-tv-shows: The Man in the High Castle by Philip K. Dick, Famous in Love by Rebecca Serle, The Magicians by Lev Grossman.

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Paramount Television. First Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events novels were turned into a movie starring Jim Carrey in And then, more than a decade later, they were adapted for a Netflix series starring Neil Patrick Harris, which launched in early The show performed so well that the streaming service released two follow-up seasons Author: Morgan Greenwald.

Hollywood loves to find inspiration in a good book, and that doesn't appear to be changing any time slate of movies has been full of some of the most gripping stories from the most Home Country: US.

A television series (or movie) is not the be-all and end-all for a novelist. What is the be-all and end-all. Meeting the expectations of enthusiastic and dedicated readers of the Joe Pickett series book by book.

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--CJB. is the release year for a lot of book-to-movie adaptations, and there are a ton of novels we loved that will make it onto the big anticipated films include Mary, Queen of Scots Home Country: US. What it’s about: Society has collapsed after a swine flu epidemic killed most of the human population, and a nomadic troupe of actors and musicians returns to.

Get this from a library. Movies made for television: the telefeature and the mini-series, [Alvin H Marill]. In fact, adaptations are books come to life, made "real" by the miracle of film and television (as much as a two-dimensional representation is real).

For some authors, seeing their books turned into extravagantly funded film is the culmination of a dream. But is having a book adapted a good experience for the author. Financially, yes. Directed by Thomas Carter. With Cuba Gooding Jr., Kimberly Elise, Aunjanue Ellis, Harron Atkins.

Biography of Ben Carson who grew up to be Dr. Ben Carson, a world famous neurosurgeon at Johns Hopkins/10(K). Welcome to the Cozy Mystery List TV and Movie Section. I know that as readers, some of you may frown at the idea of television shows— But, I am including this category for those of you who might like watching a few hours of television each week even though it takes you away from reading your cozy mystery books!.

The theatrical première next month, at Film Forum, of Rainer Werner Fassbinder’s made-for-TV series, “Eight Hours Don’t Make a Day,” brings to mind other great movies that were also.p.: 28 cm.

--Movies made for television: the telefeature and the mini-series, Pages:   Back in the s, made-for-TV horror movies were a genre unto themselves. The days before even the most basic of cable used to bring low-budget movies to the small screen every afternoon or as “Movies of the Week.” Many of these treasures are still highly watchable, memorable, and have even enjoyed big budget remakes.