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Williams, John 1932-

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Indiana Jones and the kingdom of the crystal skull by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

250 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 11,279 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
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

309 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 10,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Darth Vader and the Empire are building a new, indestructible Death Star. Meanwhile, Han Solo has been imprisoned, and Luke Skywalker has sent R2D2 and C3PO to try and free him. Princess Leia, disguised as a bounty hunter, and Chewbacca go along as well. The final battle takes place on the moon of Endor, with its natural inhabitants, the Ewoks, lending a hand to the rebels
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

118 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 6,748 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
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

99 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 4,523 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 Steven Spielberg( Visual )

96 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 4,194 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 )

94 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of an alien stranded on Earth and his relationship with a young boy
Fiddler on the roof by Norman Jewison( Visual )

57 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,281 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 as precariously balanced as a fiddler on the roof
Lincoln by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

32 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,270 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 Arthur Golden( Visual )

32 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,037 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
Catch me if you can by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

49 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,032 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
The patriot by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

19 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,952 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
War of the worlds by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

61 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father strives to protect his family from a horde of invading aliens
The book thief by Brian Percival( Visual )

14 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,797 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
Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

118 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a remote island off Costa Rica, wealthy entrepreneur John Hammond has created Jurassic Park. It features real live dinosaurs, cloned by using actual dinosaur DNA found in amber. Prompted by his lawyer, Hammond recruits paleontologist Dr. Alan Grant, paleobotanist Dr. Ellie Sattler, and eccentric mathematician Ian Malcolm to take a guided tour of the park, evaluate it, and give it a seal of approval. Hammond's visiting grandchildren, Tim and Lex, are along for the ride, which is interrupted by a tropical storm and industrial sabotage
Superman Returns by Bryan Singer( Visual )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,585 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
Home alone by Macaulay Culkin( Visual )

69 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Great news--Kevin McCallister is spending the holidays in New York City. Bad news--his parents are spending them in Florida! Separated once again from his family, Kevin manages to find food, lodging and fun using his dad's credit card. But his big-spending solo act takes a dangerous turn when the Wet Bandits, Harry and Marv escape prison and also land in the Big Apple. Now, Kevin must outrun and outprank them again"--Container
Concerto for tuba and orchestra by John Williams( )

10 editions published between 1988 and 1996 and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liberty fanfare : written especially for the rededication of the Statue of Liberty by John Williams( )

7 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Indiana Jones and the kingdom of the crystal skull
Alternative Names
Con Uilliams

Džons Viljamss

Ioannes Towner Williams

John Towner Williams

John Williams Amerikanischer Komponist, Dirigent und Pianist

John Williams amerykański kompozytor filmowy

John Williams componist

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

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Τζον Γουίλιαμς

Джон Вільямс

Джон Таўнер Уільямс

Джон Уильямс американский композитор

Джон Уилямс

Џон Вилијамс

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ג'ון ויליאמס

جان ویلیامز

جون ويليامز

जॉन विलियम्स

จอห์น วิลเลียมส์

ჯონ უილიამსი

존 윌리엄스

ウィリアムス, J.

ウィリアムズ, ジョン




Schindler's listE.T., the extra-terrestrialFiddler on the roofMemoirs of a geishaCatch me if you canThe patriotWar of the worldsSuperman ReturnsConcerto for tuba and orchestra