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Conti, Bill

Overview
Works: 497 works in 1,262 publications in 7 languages and 19,879 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Television music  Motion pictures  Juvenile works  Spy films  Sports films  Film and video adaptations  Teen films 
Roles: Composer, Conductor, Performer, Instrumentalist, Arranger, Scenarist, Singer, Interviewee, Producer, Contributor, Narrator, Actor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Bill Conti
Rocky by John G Avildsen ( Visual )
59 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 2,619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rocky Balboa is a struggling boxer trying to make the big time. He works in a meat factory in Philadelphia for a meager wage so he also earns extra cash as a debt collector. When heavyweight champion Apollo Creed visits Philadelphia, his managers want to set up an exhibition match between Creed and a struggling boxer. The promoters are touting the fight as a chance for a "nobody" to become a "somebody". The match is supposed to be easily won by Creed, but someone forgot to tell Rocky, who sees this as his only shot at the big time
The karate kid by John G Avildsen ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Daniel, a fatherless teenager, arrives in Los Angeles from the East and faces the difficult taks of making friends. He becomes the object of bullying by a gang of karate students when he strikes up a relationship with Ali, the gang leader's girlfriend. Daniel asks Miyagi, a master of martial arts, to help him learn karate. Daniel then prepares himself both mentally and physically for the fight of his life
Lean on me ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the fact-based story of high school principal Joe Clark, who armed himself with a bullhorn and a Louisville Slugger and slammed the door on losers at Eastside High in Paterson, New Jersey
Broadcast news by James L Brooks ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romantic triangle set in the world of television news. Tom Grunick is the perfect modern anchorman. He's got the smooth charm and handsome good looks that America loves. Jane Craig is the brilliant hot-shot producer, committed to fighting the trend toward flashy, style-over-substance "personality" news, whose job it now is to make Tom look like a newsman. Aaron Altman is the dedicated reporter, utterly devoid of on-camera charisma, who's jealous and resentful of Tom's instant success both on camera with the public and off camera with Jane
Rocky II by Sylvester Stallone ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rocky, having sustained massive injuries in his win against heavyweight champion, Apollo Creed, announces his retirement. But he soon realizes he can't escape his true calling, and prepares for the fight of his life
The adventures of Huck Finn by Stephen Sommers ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Huck Finn, a 19th-century boy floating down the Mississippi River on a raft with Jim, a runaway slave, becomes involved with a feuding family, two scoundrels pretending to be royalty, and Tom Sawyer's aunt, who mistakes him for Tom
For your eyes only by John Glen ( Visual )
42 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a spy trawler is accidentally sunk off the coast of Albania, the world's superpowers begin a feverish search for its valuable lost cargo. The powerful ATAC system gives unlimited control over Polaris nuclear submarines. As James Bond joins the search, he suspects the suave Kristatos of seizing the device. Competition between nations grows more deadly, but Bond finds an ally in the beautiful Melina Havelock, who blames Kristatos for the death of her parents
Tortilla soup ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Martin Naranjo is a restaurant owner and the widowed father of three daughters. He wants what is best for his daughters, but they have their own ideas
Private Benjamin by Howard Zieff ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A pampered, spoiled upper-middle class widow joins the army. The army will never be the same
The displaced person by Flannery O'Connor ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrays the difficulties of integration experienced by a Polish refugee who arrives with his family at a Georgia farm in the 1940's
The right stuff by Philip Kaufman ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The true story of Alan Shepard, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Scott Carpenter, Walter Schirra, Gordon Cooper, and Deke Slayton - the seven men chosen to launch the U.S. into space
Rocky V by John G Avildsen ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rocky and his family must move to their old, low-rent neighborhood after all their money is lost by an an unscrupulous financial advisor and injuries force his retirement from the ring. As Rocky tries to resolve the resentment held by his son, a young boxer Rocky trained publicly taunts his mentor, and Rocky realizes he must fight once more
Rookie of the year by Thomas Ian Nicholas ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the cast is removed from his severely broken arm, a clumsy 12-year-old is shocked to find his arm has become a 100 mile-per-hour thunderbolt, and is signed as ace pitcher for the Chicago Cubs
Rocky original motion picture score by Bill Conti ( Recording )
40 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An unmarried woman by Paul Mazursky ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Erika es una mujer independiente y aparentemente feliz, a la que su marido abandona por una mujer más joven después de 17 años de matrimonio. Erika, sola con su hija, tendrá que hacer frente a su nueva vida
Bad boys by Rick Rosenthal ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Mick O'Brien is a young Chicago street thug torn between a life of petty crime and the love of his girlfriend. When the heist of a local drug dealer goes tragically wrong, Mick is sentenced to a brutal juvenile prison where violence is a rite of passage and respect is measured in vengeance. Can a bad boy on the edge of salvation find the heart to survive a manhood on the verge of murder?"--Container
Next stop, Greenwich Village by Paul Mazursky ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1953, Larry, an aspiring actor, leaves his home in Brooklyn and heads for Manhattan. He moves into an apartment in Greenwich Village. Between acting classes, auditions and odd jobs he spends time with his eccentric friends
All-time top 100 TV themes ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blood in, blood out Bound by honor by Taylor Hackford ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three cousins raised as brothers are torn apart, forcing them to follow separate paths. One searches for truth in the law. One expresses his passion through art. And, one finds power in prison. Yet through it all, family and honor keep their lives intertwined as each strives for survival and power
Bushwhacked ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bumbling deliveryman is accused of murder when a get-rich scheme backfires. He flees for the woods where he is mistaken for a world famous scout leader. He ends up supervising six Ranger Scouts on their first overnight expedition
 
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Alternative Names
Cinti, William, 1942-
Conti, Bill.
Conti, William
Conti, William 1942-
DeEtta Little & Nelson Pigford
Languages
English (192)
French (47)
Spanish (24)
German (13)
Multiple languages (10)
Italian (3)
Chinese (1)
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