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Williams, John 1932-

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Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

224 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 7,614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and two robots (R2-D2 and C-3PO) work together to rescue the princess and restore justice in the Empire
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J. K Rowling( Visual )

98 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 5,761 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 Prisoner of Azkaban by Alfonso Cuarón( Visual )

109 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 5,485 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. 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
Harry Potter and the chamber of secrets by Chris Columbus( Visual )

136 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 5,295 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. The Chamber of Secrets has been opened, and to save Hogwarts will require all of Harry, Ron and Hermione's magical abilities and courage
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

70 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 4,551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain John Miller must take his men behind enemy lines to find Private Ryan, whose three brothers have 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 uncertain future with honor, decency and courage
Schindler's list by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

76 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du dos de la jaquette : "Le film relate l'histoire vraie et inoubliable d'un homme énigmatique, Oskar Schindler, membre du parti Nazi, grand séducteur qui profita de la guerre pour s'enrichir et qui parallèlement sauva la vie de 1100 juifs durant l'Holocauste. C'est le triomphe d'un homme hors du commun et le parcours dramatique de tous ceux qui, grâce à lui, ont survécu à l'un des chapitres les plus sombres de l'histoire de l'humanité."
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

104 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As imminent conflict brews between the powerful Trade Federation and the peaceful planet of Naboo, Jedi Master Qui-Gon Jinn and his apprentice Obi-Wan Kenobi travel to Naboo to warn the Queen of the galactic fallout which is to follow. Eventually, Naboo is invaded forcing the Jedis to evacuate the planet with the Queen and her court. They travel to the desert planet of Tatooine where they meet a slave boy called Anakin Skywalker who is evidently one with the Force. They enlist his help in fighting the war, while the Jedis confront one of the Dark Jedis behind the invasion, Darth Maul, while his master Darth Sidious continues to lead the invasion as a "phantom" behind the scenes."
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

64 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten years after the events of Phantom menace, Senator Padme Amidala survives an assassination attempt. The Jedi Council send Obi-Wan Kenobi and Anakin Skywalker to protect her. After tracking the assassin, Obi-Wan is sent to Kamino to continue investigating while Anakin is sent with Amidala to Naboo, where they begin to fall in love. Obi-Wan's investigation leads to a connection between the assassination attempt and a separatist movement, which could bring the Republic to the brink of civil war
Lincoln by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

39 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,392 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
Fiddler on the roof by Norman Jewison( Visual )

62 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This musical, based on the stories of Shalom Aleichem, takes place in pre-revolutionary Russia and centers on the life of Tevye (Topol), a milkman who is trying to keep his family's traditions in place while marrying off his three older daughters. Yet, times are changing and the daughters want to make their own matches, breaking free of many of the constricting customs required of them by Judaism. In the background of these events, Russia is on the brink of revolution and Jews are feeling increasingly unwelcome in their villages
E.T., the extra-terrestrial by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

73 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 10-year old boy befriends a creature from another planet that has been stranded on earth. A warm, insightful story of childhood innocence, frustration, courage and love. An exhilarating experience for young and old alike. John Williams won an Oscar for his score, as did the sound and visual effects teams
Catch me if you can by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

47 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 3,140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some sexual content and brief language
Memoirs of a geisha by Rob Marshall( Visual )

27 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the 1920s, 9-year-old Chiyo gets sold to a geisha house. There, she is forced into servitude, receiving nothing in return until the house's ruling hierarchy determines if she is of high enough quality to service the clientele -- men who visit and pay for conversation, dance and song. After rigorous years of training, Chiyo becomes Sayuri, a geisha of incredible beauty and influence. Life is good for Sayuri, but World War II is about to disrupt the peace"--IMDb
The patriot by Chris Cooper( Visual )

51 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A hero of the fierce French and Indian conflict, Martin had renounced fighting forever to raise his family in peace. But when the British arrive at his South Carolina home and endanger what he holds dear, Martin takes up arms alongside his idealistic patriot son, Gabriel, and leads a brave rebel Militia into battle against a relentless and overwhelming English army. In the process, he discovers the only way to protect his family is to fight for a young nation's freedom."--Back of container
War of the worlds by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

60 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father strives to protect his family from a horde of invading aliens
Star wars( Visual )

30 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 2,971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Kylo Ren and the sinister First Order rise from the ashes of the Empire, Luke Skywalker is missing when the galaxy needs him most. It's up to Rey, a desert scavenger, and Finn, a defecting stormtrooper, to join forces with Han Solo and Chewbacca in a desperate search for the one hope of restoring peace to the galaxy
The book thief by Brian Percival( Visual )

25 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To escape the horrors of World War II Germany, a young girl steals books to read and visits with the Jewish refugee hiding in her house
Jaws by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

90 editions published between 1975 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When the seaside community of Amity finds itself under attack by a dangerous great white shark, the town's chief of police ..., a young marine biologist, and a grizzled shark hunter ... embark on a desperate quest to destroy the beast before it strikes again"--Container
Indiana Jones and the kingdom of the crystal skull by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

18 editions published in 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indy tries to outrace a brilliant and beautiful agent for the mystical, all-powerful Crystal Skull of Akator. Teaming up with a rebellious young biker and his spirited love Marion, Indy takes you on a breathtaking, action-packed adventure
Raiders of the lost ark by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

42 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Indy ... and his feisty ex-flame Marion Ravenwood ... dodge booby-traps, fight Nazis and stare down snakes in their incredible worldwide quest for the mystical Ark of the Covenant"--Container
 
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Harry Potter and the chamber of secrets
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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of AzkabanHarry Potter and the chamber of secretsSchindler's listFiddler on the roofE.T., the extra-terrestrialCatch me if you canMemoirs of a geishaThe patriot
Alternative Names
Con Uilliams

Džons Viljamss

Ioannes Towner Williams

John Williams

John Williams American composer, conductor and pianist

John Williams americký hudební skladatel, dirigent a pianista, autor filmové hudby

John Williams Amerikaans componist van filmmuziek

John Williams amerikai zeneszerző és karmester

John Williams Amerikanischer Komponist, Dirigent und Pianist

John Williams amerykański kompozytor filmowy

John Williams compositeur, pianiste et chef d'orchestre américain

John Williams Compositor, pianista i director d'orquestra nascut als Estats Units

John Williams compositor, pianista y director de orquesta estadounidense

John Williams direttore d'orchestra e compositore statunitense

John Williams usona komponisto

jony wiliamo dirretora dela becuzzi mi mama mocho zirnhelta

Towner Williams, John 1932-

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Williams, John T. (John Towner), 1932-

Williams, John Towner.

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Williams, Johnny T. 1932-

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Джон Вільямс

Джон Таўнер Уільямс

Джон Уильямс американский композитор

Джон Уилямс

Џон Вилијамс

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ג'ון ויליאמס

جان ویلیامز

جون ويليامز

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ਜੋਨ ਵਿਲਿਅਮਜ਼

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ჯონ უილიამსი

존 윌리엄스

ウィリアムス, J.

ウィリアムズ, ジョン

ジョン・ウィリアムズ

約翰·威廉士

約翰·威廉斯

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