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Goldman, William 1931-

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The princess bride : S. Morgenstern's classic tale of true love and high adventure : the "good parts" version abridged by William Goldman( Book )

197 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 5,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Westley, a farm boy, goes off to seek his fortune shortly after declaring his love for Buttercup, the most beautiful woman in the world, but their relationship is put to the test when his ship is captured by pirates and she is summoned to become the bride of the prince
The princess bride by Cary Elwes( Visual )

69 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Return to a time when men were men and swamps were fire swamps, full of quicksand and rodents of unusual size. Lagoons were inhabited by shrieking eels, and the most beautiful woman in the world was named ... Buttercup? Well, it's a bent fairy tale, complete with all the fencing, fighting, chases, escapes and silly accents you'd expect
All the President's men by Alan J Pakula( Visual )

53 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of how Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncovered the White House involvement in the Watergate break in
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid by George Roy Hill( Visual )

65 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 3,586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sundance Kid is the frontier's fastest gun. His partner, Butch Cassidy is always dreaming up new ways to get rich fast. If only they could blow open a baggage car without also blowing up the money-filled safe inside. So Butch and Sundance pack their guns, put on new duds, and, with Sundance's girlfriend, head down to Bolivia
Marathon man by William Goldman( Book )

104 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 1,942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom "Babe" Levy is a runner in every sense: racing tirelessly toward his goals of athletic and academic excellence--and endlessly away from the specter of his famous father's scandal-driven suicide. But an unexpected visit from his beloved older brother will set in motion a chain of events that plunge Babe into a vortex of terror, treachery, and murder--and force him into a race for his life ... and for the answer to the fateful question, "Is it safe?"--Publisher
A bridge too far by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

43 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatic recreation of an Allied airdrop behind German lines in Holland, and the subsequent disastrous Battle of Arnhem
Misery by Rob Reiner( Visual )

74 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novelist Paul Sheldon does not remember the blinding blizzard that sent his car spinning off the road. Nor does he remember being nursed back from unconsciousness. All he remembers is waking up in the home of Annie Wilkes, a maniacal fan who is bent on keeping her favorite writer as her personal prisoner, forever
Brothers by William Goldman( Book )

31 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in 6 languages and held by 1,450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to: Marathon man. Altered beyond recognition, a man thought by the world to be dead, is summoned into service again in the ultrasecret Division. His mission is to stop a World War
Maverick by Richard Donner( Visual )

36 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handsome gambler, a charming lady scam artist, and a lawman all head for a poker tournament held on a river boat with a $500,000 pot for the winner
Tinsel : a novel by William Goldman( Book )

15 editions published between 1979 and 1986 in 5 languages and held by 1,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel of Hollywood's best-kept secrets
Magic : a novel by William Goldman( Book )

34 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in 8 languages and held by 1,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corky, a famous and brilliantly skilled magician has something to hide. It is in his attempt to keep his secret from the public that leads into "psycho country."
Hearts in Atlantis by Scott Hicks( Visual )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a mid-aged man's friend dies, Bobby takes a look back at his childhood memories ... When mysterious out-of-towner, Ted, moves into the boarding house that 11-year-old Bobby shares with his self-involved mother, Bobby jumps at the chance to befriend an adult who talks to him straightforwardly. Ted enlists Bobby to read him the newspaper daily--and to keep an eye out for the "low men" bent on capturing Ted, who possesses a strange mind-reading power
Dreamcatcher evil slips through by William Goldman( Visual )

21 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four friends with an unusual power become stranded in a blizzard and are confronted by a deadly alien force. As they try to stop this unparalleled horror, the fate of the world is in their hands. This title has been Repackaged
Control by William Goldman( Book )

15 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and Spanish and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the stories of three people whose lives suffer from loss of mental control
The general's daughter by Simon West( Visual )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El investigador militar Paul Brenner (John Travolta) participa en un encubrimiento cuando los oficiales del Fuerte MacCallum intentan esconder el motivo detrás del asesinato de una bella oficial femenina, hija de un comandante respetado
Heat by William Goldman( Book )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2000 in 6 languages and held by 1,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Las Vegas security man Nick Escalante, an ex-Marine, chances on to a bizarre kidnapping threat and races into a night-time world of false identities, vicious grievances, and gruesome encounters
Marathon man by John Schlesinger( Visual )

37 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Student en marathonloper Babe Levy raakt verstrikt in een internationaal web van intriges als hij de naam van zijn overleden vader wil zuiveren
The color of light by William Goldman( Book )

15 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story is about a young man Charles 'Chub' Fuller who writes a great novel about the woman of his dreams and the horrors of his childhood. Charles later suffers from writers block and is unable to write and ends up being a taxi driver and later a researcher
The season : a candid look at Broadway by William Goldman( Book )

18 editions published between 1969 and 2000 in English and held by 945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book attempts to explain why Broadway is what it is. The author takes each production of one year and relates it to some aspect of the over-all Broadway scene including directors, stars, playwrights, reviewers, audiences, tryout tours, scalpers, and backers
The Stepford wives by Bryan Forbes( Visual )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and French and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joanna reluctantly moves with her husband and children from New York City to the suburban community of Stepford, Connecticut. But when life in Stepford begins to seem too perfect, Joanna and her new friend Bobby investigate a mysterious conspiracy among the town's husbands
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All the President's men
Alternative Names

controlled identityLongbaugh, Harry, 1931-

controlled identityMorgenstern, S., 1931-

Goldman, William W.

Goldman William W. 1931-....

Longbaugh, Harry

Longbaugh, Harry 1931-

Morgenstern, S

Morgenstern S. 1931-....

Morgenstern, Simon 1931-

William Goldman escritor, articulista, novelista y guionista estadounidense

William Goldman romancier, scnariste et dramaturge amricain

William Goldman scrittore e sceneggiatore statunitense

William Goldman US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor und Schriftsteller

Уильям Голдман

Уилям Голдман

גולדמן, וילים, 1931-

ויליאם גולדמן

ویلیام گولدمن

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All the President's menMarathon manA bridge too farMagic : a novelControlThe general's daughterThe season : a candid look at BroadwayThe Stepford wives