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Williams, John 1932-

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Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban by J. K Rowling ( Visual )
44 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 5,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harry, Ron and Hermione, now teenagers, return for their third year at Hogwarts. There they are forced to face escaped prisoner, Sirius Black, who poses a great threat to Harry. In addition to new experiences, Harry must overcome the threats of Dementors, outsmart a werewolf and finally deal with the truth about Sirius and his relationship with his parents. Harry and friends master advanced magic classes, cross time barriers and change the course of more than one life
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade by Steven Spielberg ( Visual )
85 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 5,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After barely escaping a Shanghai nightclub brawl, Indiana Jones crash-lands into the wilds of India where he uncovers a scheme that has enslaved a remote village's children. Indy must save the children and avoid becoming a slave himself to the evil Thuggee cult
Harry Potter and the sorcerer's stone by J. K Rowling ( Visual )
26 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 4,948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rescued from the outrageous neglect of his aunt and uncle, a young boy with a great destiny proves his worth while attending Hogwarts School for Wizards and Witches
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J. K Rowling ( Visual )
57 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 4,595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cars fly, trees fight back and a mysterious elf comes to warn Harry Potter at the start of the second year of his amazing journey into the world of wizardry. This year at Hogwarts, spiders talk, letters scold and Harry's own unsettling ability to speak to snakes turns his friends against him. From dueling clubs to rogue Bludgers, it's a year of adventure and danger when bloody writing on a wall announces: The Chamber of Secrets has been opened. To save Hogwarts will require all of Harry, Ron and Hermione's magical abilities and courage
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg ( Visual )
46 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story begins with World War II's historic D-Day invasion of Normandy beach. Once the men move beyond the beach, Captain John Miller must take his men behind the German lines to find Private James Ryan, whose three brothers have already been killed in combat. Faced with impossible odds, the men question their orders. Why are eight men risking their lives to save just one? Surrounded by the brutal realities of war, each man searches for his own answer and the strength to triumph over an uncertain future with honor, decency and courage
Schindler's list by Thomas Keneally ( Visual )
44 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cinematic masterpiece and winner of 7 Academy Awards including Best Picture and Best Director, the film presents the indelible true story of Oskar Schindler, a member of the Nazi party, womaniser and and war profiteer who saved more than 1100 Jews during the Holocaust. He risked his life and went bankrupt in order to save more than 1,000 Jews from certain death in concentration camps. He employed Jews in his crockery factory manufacturing goods for the German army. At the same time he tries to stay solvent with the help of a Jewish accountant and negotiates business with a vicious Nazi commandant who enjoys shooting Jews as target practice from the balcony of his villa that overlooks the prison camp he commands
E.T., the extra-terrestrial by Steven Spielberg ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and French and held by 3,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 10-year old boy befriends a creature from another planet that has been stranded on earth
Star wars ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 2,988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ten years after the events of Phantom menace, Senator Padme Amidala survives an assassination attempt as she returns to Coruscant for an important vote. The Jedi Council send Obi-Wan Kenobi and Annikin Skywalker to protect her. After tracking the assassin, Obi-Wan is sent to Kamino to continue their investigations while Annikin is sent with Amidala to Naboo. While Annikin and Amidala are falling in love on Naboo, Obi-Wan is investigating the connection between the assassination attempt and a growing sepertist movement, which could bring the Republic to the brink of civil war
Fiddler on the roof by United Artists Corporation ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 2,958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tevye is a poor Jewish milkman with five unmarried daughters to support in a village in Czarist Russia. With a sharp tongued wife at home and growing anti-Semitism in the village, Tevye talks to God about his troubles. His people's traditions keep him strong when his existence is a precariously balanced as a fiddler on the roof
The patriot by Roland Emmerich ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 2,894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A hero of the French and Indian conflict, Benjamin Martin had renounced fighting forever to raise his family in peace. However, when British troops arrive at his South Carolina home and endanger his family, he takes up arms alongside his idealistic patriot son, Gabriel
Catch me if you can by Steven Spielberg ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 2,876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Former con man Frank Abagnale, an authority on financial foul play, tells stories of the adventures he had while living the high life as a criminal
Lincoln by Steven Spielberg ( Visual )
25 editions published in 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th president's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country, and abolish slavery. With the moral courage and fierce determination to succeed, his choices during this critical moment will change the fate of generations to come
Memoirs of a geisha by Rob Marshall ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 2,753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1929, a poor fisherman sells his 9-year-old daughter to a geisha house in Kyoto. Chiyo will be an unpaid servant until it is determined if she is beautiful enough for apprenticeship, and the house's clientèle. Run by Mother, the ruling geisha is Hatsumomo, and little Pumpkin her only friend. Trained under strict discipline for a lifetime of entertaining and flattering wealthy men, Sayuri grows up lovely, accomplished, and the target of jealous rivals. Love is no part of this cloistered world, although geisha lore hints that even if they fall in love with clients--the operative word is client, and that love is never free
Indiana Jones and the kingdom of the crystal skull by Steven Spielberg ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2,602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Indiana Jones tries to outrace a brilliant and beautiful Soviet agent for the mystical, all-powerful Crystal Skull of Akator, and, teaming up with a rebellious young biker and his spirited love Marion, Indy embarks on an adventure into the jungles of Peru
Minority report by Steven Spielberg ( Visual )
42 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the dazzlingly futuristic Washington D.C. of 2054, murder has been eliminated. John Anderton presides over the Department of Pre-Crime, wherein three "Pre-Cogs,"--precognitive humans drifting in a flotation tank, their brain waves tapped by computers--pick up thoughts of premeditated murder and warn the cops, who swoop down and arrest the would-be perpetrators before the killings can take place. Although the Pre-Cogs are never wrong sometimes they disagree. The dissenting Pre-Cog is said to have filed a minority report. If you could outsmart the Pre-Cog system, you would have committed the perfect crime. Bureau director Lamar Burgess tries to shield Anderton from bureaucrats like Danny Witwer of the Justice Department. As the pre-crime strategy prepares to go national, Witwer seems to have doubts about its wisdom--or he is only jealous of its success?
Superman returns by Bryan Singer ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 2,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Following a mysterious absence of several years, the man of Steel returns to Earth. While archenemy Lex Luthor plots to render him powerless once and for all, Superman faces the realization that Lois Lane has moved on with her life
The terminal by Steven Spielberg ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Viktor is a simple man with a mission who finds himself entrapped in JKF airport after the accidental loss of his country to villainous coup. He becomes a man without a country and is stuck in at the airport's international terminal with no visa, and is instructed that he is not allowed to leave. Slowly he encounters airport workers who come to his aid by mutual coercion. Gupta the hilarious Indian custodian; Enrique who transports food; Torres the security clerk and Mulroy. Viktor eventually falls for a stewardess who has spent her life waiting for the right man to come along
War of the worlds by H. G Wells ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 2,461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A father strives to protect his family from a horde of invading aliens
Star wars ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 2,444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Star Wars saga is now complete with Episode III: Revenge of the Sith. Torn between loyalty to his mentor, Obi-Wan Kenobi and the seductive powers of the Sith, Anakin Skywalker ultimately turns his back on the Jedi, thus completing his journey to the dark side and his transformation into Darth Vader. Experience the breathtaking scope of the final chapter in spectacular digital clarity and relive all the epic battles including the final climatic lightsaber duel between Anakin and Obi-Wan
Munich by Steven Spielberg ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The intense story of the secret Israeli squad assigned to track down and assassinate the 11 Palestinians believed to have planned the 1972 Munich massacre of 11 Israeli athletes, and the personal toll this mission of revenge takes on the team and the man who led it
 
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JOHN T WILLIAMS
JOHNNY WILLIAMS
Towner Williams, John 1932-
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Williams, John T. (John Towner), 1932-
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ウィリアムス, J.
ウィリアムズ, ジョン
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