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Isham, Mark

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Most widely held works by Mark Isham
Freedom Writers by Richard LaGravenese( Visual )

28 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,861 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
Miracle by Sharon Wegscheider-Cruse( Visual )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and French and held by 2,465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of the most famous team in the history of American sports: the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team. Follow the coach and players from the team's selection process to the ultimate victories over the Soviet Union, and then Finland in the final championship game for the gold medal
Crash by David Cronenberg( Visual )

57 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This ... thriller tracks the volatile intersection of a multiethnic cast of characters struggling to overcome their fears as they careen in and out of one another's lives. In the gray area between black and white, victim and aggressor, during the next 36 hours, they will all collide."--Container
October Sky by Joe Johnston( Visual )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Homer Hickam Jr., a high school student in rural West Virginia, who seemed destined to repeat his father's harsh life in the coal mines, until he turned his attention to the skies
The secret life of bees by Gina Prince-Bythewood( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To escape her lonely life and troubled relationship with her father T-Ray, Lily flees with Rosaleen, her caregiver and friend, to a South Carolina town that holds the secret to her mother's past. Taken in by the intelligent and independent Boatwright sisters, Lily finds solace in their mesmerizing world of beekeeping
42 by Chadwick Boseman( Visual )

11 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 2,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1946, Branch Rickey ... owner of the Brooklyn Dodgers, took a stand against Major League Baseball's infamous color line when he signed Jackie Robinson ... to the team. The deal put both men in the crosshairs of the public, the press and even other players. Facing unabashed racism from every side, Robinson was forced to demonstrate tremendous courage and let his talent on the field win over fans and his teammates"--Container
Racing stripes by Frederik Du Chau( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,973 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 Patricia Hermes( Visual )

18 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 1,941 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 )

20 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,846 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
The lucky one by Zac Efron( Visual )

24 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. Marine Sergeant Logan Thibault returns from his third tour of duty in Iraq with the one thing he credits with keeping him alive - a photograph he found of a woman he doesn't even know. Learning her name is Beth and where she lives, he shows up at her door, and ends up taking a job at her family-run local kennel. Despite her initial mistrust and the complications in her life, a romance develops between them, giving Logan hope that Beth could be much more than his good luck charm
Invincible by Ericson Core( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and German and held by 1,741 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 1,614 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
The times of Harvey Milk by Robert P Epstein( Visual )

16 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and held by 1,489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary examines the political life of the self-proclaimed "Mayor Of Castro Street," N.Y. stockbroker turned San Francisco activist Harvey Milk, the first openly gay politician elected to public office in California. Milk was elected to a City Supervisor position in the '70s, when a successful gay politician was an anomaly, but Milk made the most of his brief time in power. When Dan White killed Milk and Mayor George Moscone, the loss experienced by Milk's supporters was profound. White robbed the gay-rights movement of a charismatic leader and eloquent voice, but he accidentally gave it something a smart political operative like Milk would surely have appreciated the power and value of: a bona fide martyr
The Black Dahlia by Brian De Palma( Visual )

21 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : "1947, Los Angeles, les inspecteurs Bucky Bleichert et Lee Blanchard s'attaquent à une affaire de meurtre particulièrement difficile. Une starlette, Betty Ann Short, a été découverte atrocement mutilée. Ce crime tient en haleine tout le pays et certains sont prêts à tout pour en tirer des bénéfices... ou cacher leurs secrets. Quels étaient les liens de la victime à L.A.? Que vivait-elle dans son intimité, et avec qui? L'enquête commence et va révéler plus d'un mystère..."
Lions for lambs by Robert Redford( Visual )

19 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The intersecting stories of an idealistic professor, two American soldiers in Afghanistan, an ambitious Congressman, and a skeptical journalist
Dolphin tale by Morgan Freeman( Visual )

14 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 1,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old Sawyer Nelson becomes fascinated by the efforts of a local aquarium to save Winter, a dolphin injured in a crab trap. Sawyer convinces a marine biologist and a prosthetist to create a new tail for Winter so that she may have a second chance at life
In the valley of Elah by Paul Haggis( Visual )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,415 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
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck( Visual )

35 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,395 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 )

26 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A blacklisted Hollywood writer in 1951 gets into a car accident and loses his memory. He settles down in a small town when he is mistaken for a long-lost son
The accountant by Ben Affleck( Visual )

17 editions published in 2017 in English and German and held by 1,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Math savant Christian Wolff (Ben Affleck) is more comfortable with numbers than people, working as a freelance accountant for the world's most dangerous criminal organizations. With the Treasury Department's Crime Enforcement Division closing in, he takes on a legitimate client, a robotics company where a clerk has discovered a discrepancy involving millions of dollars. But as Christian uncooks the books and gets closer to the truth, it's the body count that starts to rise."--Container
 
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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

Марк Ішем

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 Men