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Isham, Mark

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Most widely held works about Mark Isham
 
Most widely held works by Mark Isham
Crash by Robert Altman( Visual )

82 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Several stories interweave during two days in Los Angeles after a car crash. Characters include: a black police detective, two car thieves, a distracted district attorney and his irritated and pampered wife, a racist veteran cop, a successful black Hollywood director and his wife, a Persian-immigrant father who buys a gun to protect his shop, a Hispanic locksmith and his young daughter who is afraid of bullets, and more
Miracle by Gu gen han ai rui ke( Visual )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and French and held by 2,476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The inspiring true story behind one of the greatest moments in [American] sports history - the 1980 United States ice hockey team's Olympic victory against the Soviet Union"--Container
October sky by Joe Johnston( Visual )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Homer Hickam, a coal miner's son who was inspired by the first Sputnik launch to take up rocketry against his father's wishes
42 by Chadwick Boseman( Visual )

10 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 2,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History was made in 1947, when Jackie Robinson broke the professional baseball race barrier to become the first African American MLB player of the modern era. 42 tells the life story of Robinson and his history-making signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers under the guidance of team executive Branch Rickey
Racing stripes by Frederik Du Chau( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A traveling circus accidentally leaves behind a baby zebra. The baby is then rescued by horse farmer Nolan Walsh, who takes him home to his young daughter Channing. "Stripes" is soon introduced to the farm's misfit troupe of barnyard residents. The Walsh farm borders the Turfway Racetrack, where highly skilled thoroughbreds compete for the ultra-prestigious Kentucky Crown. From the first moment Stripes lays eyes on the track, he's hooked. He knows that if he could just get a chance, he could leave all those other horses in the dust. What he doesn't know is - he's not exactly a horse. But with characteristic zeal, he devotes himself to training for the big time
Fly away home by Carroll Ballard( Visual )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 1,966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amy is a young teenager when her mother is killed in a car accident. Because of it, she moves in with her estranged father. Amy finds her new life absolutely miserable. But, she finds abandoned goose eggs behind her home from when developers tore up the forest. They soon hatch and Amy becomes their 'mother' and takes care of them. Winter quickly arrives, and the geese must go south. Someone or something needs to show them the way. It is up to Amy and her father to make sure that the young geese find their way. With the assistance of her father's invention, they get the geese to fly south
In her shoes by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Free-wheeling irresponsible Maggie gets through her life thanks to her remarkable looks and her complete lack of scruples. She constantly goes to her straight-laced, plain-Jane successful lawyer sister Rose when she is in need of financial help. The two sisters have been very close to each other in part because their troubled mother died when they were girls. Maggie discovers hidden letters that reveal she and Rose have a grandmother, but Maggie ends up betraying Rose's trust. Maggie sets off for Florida to find the grandmother. A failed workplace romance forces Rose to rethink her career, a career that has been the center of her life. As Rose tentatively begins a new relationship and Maggie gets to know her grandmother, the two learn a dark family secret that helps smooth the path toward reconciliation
Invincible by Walt Disney( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and German and held by 1,731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vince Papale is a down-on-his-luck substitute teacher in Philadelphia who, at the age of 30, was out of work, abandoned by his wife, and biding time as a part-time bartender when he decides to answer an open call for tryouts on the Philadelphia Eagles NFL football team in 1976. Going with his gut instinct, new coach Dick Vermeil rewards Papale's diligent efforts with a place on the team
The conspirator by Robert Redford( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the wake of Abraham Lincoln's assassination, seven men and one woman are arrested and charged with conspiring to kill the President, the Vice-President, and the Secretary of State. The lone woman charged, Mary Surratt, 42, owns a boarding house where John Wilkes Booth and others met and planned the simultaneous attacks. Against the ominous back-drop of post-Civil War Washington, newly-minted lawyer Frederick Aiken, a 28-year-old Union war hero, reluctantly agrees to defend Surratt before a military tribunal. As the trial unfolds, Aiken realizes his client may be innocent and that she is being used as bait and hostage in order to capture the only conspirator to have escaped a massive manhunt--her own son
In the valley of Elah by Paul Haggis( Visual )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank, a retired Sergeant with the Military Police, receives a call informing him that his youngest son, Mike, has gone AWOL. Hank embarks on finding Mike, recently returned from a tour of duty in Iraq, but makes a series of discoveries, including a murder, that leads Hank into a far more confused and disturbing situation than he'd expected
Lions for lambs by Matthew Michael Carnahan( Visual )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The intersecting stories of an idealistic professor, two American soldiers in Afghanistan, an ambitious Congressman, and a skeptical journalist
The Black Dahlia by James Ellroy( Visual )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1940s Los Angeles. Two police officers, Bucky Bleichert and his partner, Lee Blanchard, investigate the death of Elizabeth Short - also known as The Black Dahlia, a young woman who is found brutally murdered. With a corpse so mutilated, the photos are kept from the public. Bucky soon realizes that his girlfriend had ties to the deceased, and soon after that, he begins uncovering corruption and conspiracy within the police department. The case becomes an obsession for the two men and their lives begin to unravel
Dolphin tale by Morgan Freeman( Visual )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morgan Freeman, Harry Connick Jr and Ashley Judd star in this family drama based on the true story of a dolphin who is given a new lease of life after being badly injured in a trap off the Florida coast. When a young dolphin loses her tail after becoming caught in a crab trap, she is rescued and taken to the Clearwater Marine Hospital, where she is given the name of Winter. There a marine biologist joins forces with a brilliant prosthetics doctor to create a new tail for Winter, who is also befriended by a young boy, Sawyer (Nathan Gamble)
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck( Visual )

30 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Malkovich, Gary Sinise and Sherilyn Fenn shine in this contemporary remake of the beloved classic about a nomadic farm worker who looks after his dimwitted, gentle-giant friend
The Majestic by Frank Darabont( Visual )

21 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Appleton, a 1950s Hollywood screenwriter who is about to see his first screenplay made into a film, is mistakenly called before the House Un-American Activities Committee. As a result, the studio pulls the plans for the film. Peter then finds himself in a small California town after a car accident takes his memory. There, the townspeople believe he is local hero Luke Trimble. Peter settles into his life at the Majestic theater, as Luke Trimble, until his memory begins to resurface and government men track him down
Kicking & Screaming by Jesse Dylan( Visual )

8 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Family man Phil Weston, a lifelong victim of his father's competitive nature, takes on the coaching duties of a kids' soccer team, and soon finds that he's also taking on his father's dysfunctional way of relating to others
The times of Harvey Milk by Robert P Epstein( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 1,308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the life, career, and assassination of Harvey Milk, the first openly gay person elected to public office in San Francisco. Milk was shot to death, along with mayor George Moscone, by city supervisor Dan White on Nov. 22, 1978; White was convicted of voluntary manslaughter and was paroled in 1985. Examines Milk's life leading up to his assassination, his successful efforts to politically represent San Francisco's gay community, and the city's reaction to the assassinations through extensive news footage and personal recollections
The Express by Gary Fleder( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama basado en la vida del héroe de fútbol de colegio Ernie Davis, el primer afroamericano en ganar el Heisman Trophy
Don't say a word by Gary Fleder( Visual )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nieznani sprawcy porywają córkę cenionego nowojorskiego psychiatry. W zamian za jej uwolnienie żądają, by wydobył on bezcenne dla nich informacje od jednej ze swoich pacjentek, pogrążonej w katatonii, która zdaje się skrywać mroczną tajemnicę
Freedom Writers by Richard LaGravenese( Visual )

24 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A true story about a teacher in a racially divided school who gives her students what they've always needed, a voice. Erin Gruwell comes to a southern California high school bubbling over with naive optimism. She quickly discovers that her unruly classroom is not easily won over by her good intentions. After a few floundering attempts to connect with her students, Gruwell gives them the assignment of keeping journals about their own lives, This assignment is something that the class can bite into with relish. This eventually bonds them together and pushes racial rivalries aside. Draws heavily from the published journals of the real students themselves
 
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Alternative Names
Isham Marc 1951-....

Mark Isham americký hudebník a skladatel

Mark Isham Amerikaans componist

Mark Isham amerikansk komponist

Mark Isham amerikansk kompositör

Mark Isham amerykański kompozytor muzyki filmowej

Mark Isham compositore e trombettista statunitense

Mark Isham US-amerikanischer Filmmusik-Komponist und Trompeter

Марк Айшем американский музыкант и композитор

Մարկ Այշեմ

מרק אישם

مارك إشام

مارک ایشام آهنگساز آمریکایی

마크 아이샴

マーク・アイシャム

馬克·伊夏

马克·艾沙姆

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October skyFly away homeIn the valley of ElahOf Mice and MenFreedom Writers