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Isham, Mark

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

21 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,829 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 Anne Geddes( Visual )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 2,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miracle tells the true story of Herb Brooks, the player-turned-coach who led the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team to victory over the seemingly invincible Russian squad
Crash by Paul Haggis( Visual )

48 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A car accident brings together a group of strangers in Los Angeles. Crash takes a provocative, unflinching look at the complexities of racial tolerance in contemporary America
October Sky by Joe Johnston( Visual )

18 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,235 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 2,195 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( Visual )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 2,039 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
Fly away home by Carroll Ballard( Visual )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,927 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
Racing stripes by Frederik Du Chau( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,925 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
In her shoes by Cameron Diaz( Visual )

20 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,839 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 Ericson Core( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and German and held by 1,748 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 lucky one by Nicholas Sparks( Visual )

19 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After three tours of duty in Iraq, U.S. Marine Sergeant Logan Thibault ... travels to North Carolina to search for the unknown woman whose photo he believes was his good-luck charm during the war"--Container
The conspirator by Robert Redford( Visual )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,586 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 Black Dahlia by Brian De Palma( Visual )

20 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,490 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 departmen. The case becomes an obsession for the two men and their lives begin to unravel
Lions for lambs by Robert Redford( Visual )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arian and Ernest are two determined students from a California university who follow the inspiration of their idealistic professor, Dr. Malley, and attempt to do something important with their lives. They make the bold decision to join the battle in Afghanistan. Malley is both moved and distraught. In Afghanistan, Arian and Ernest must fight for survival in the field. In California, the anguished Dr. Malley attempts to reach a privileged but disaffected student who is the very opposite of Arian and Ernest. Meanwhile, in Washington, D.C., Senator Jasper Irving, the charismatic Presidential hopeful, is about to give a bombshell story to a probing TV journalist that may affect the fate of Arian and Ernest
Dolphin tale by Morgan Freeman( Visual )

15 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 1,404 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
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck( Visual )

28 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mots-clés: cinéma et médecine ; handicap mental ; autisme ; amitié
In the valley of Elah by Paul Haggis( Visual )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,381 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
The times of Harvey Milk by Robert P Epstein( Visual )

19 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and held by 1,368 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 Majestic by Frank Darabont( Visual )

27 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,323 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 1,298 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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Isham Marc 1951-....

Mark Isham

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

Айшем, Марк

Марк Айшем

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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