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Williams, John 1932-

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Harry Potter and the chamber of secrets by Chris Columbus( Visual )

153 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 6,408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finds young wizard Harry and his friends Ron and Hermoine facing new challenges during their second year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry as they try to uncover a dark force that is terrorizing the school
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by Chris Columbus( Visual )

160 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 5,958 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 of Witchcraft and Wizardry
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by Alfonso Cuarón( Visual )

144 editions published between 2004 and 2018 in 10 languages and held by 5,879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Year three at Hogwarts means new fun and challenges as Harry learns the delicate art of approaching a Hippogriff, transforming shape-shifting Boggarts into hilarity and even turning back time. But the term also brings danger: soul-sucking Dementors hover over the school, an ally of the accursed He-Who-Cannot-Be-Named lurks within the castle walls, and fearsome wizard Sirius Black escapes Azkaban
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

79 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 4,525 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 )

39 editions published between 1993 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 4,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a Catholic war profiteer, Oskar Schindler, who 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
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

114 editions published between 1999 and 2020 in 8 languages and held by 3,659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten years after the events of Phantom menace, Senator Padme Amidala survives an assassination attempt. The Jedi Council sends Obi-Wan Kenobi and Annikin Skywalker to protect her. After tracking the assassin, Obi-Wan is sent to Kamino to continue investigating while Annikin 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 )

45 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,480 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 )

69 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,424 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
Memoirs of a geisha by Rob Marshall( Visual )

38 editions published between 2005 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 3,108 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
Star wars( Visual )

49 editions published between 2016 and 2020 in English and held by 3,083 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
War of the worlds by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

67 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father strives to protect his family from a horde of invading aliens
Catch me if you can by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

43 editions published between 2002 and 2020 in 3 languages and held by 3,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the autobiography of a brilliant young master of deception and the FBI agent hot on his trail. Frank W. Abagnale, Jr. passed himself off as a pilot, a lawyer, and a doctor all before his 21st birthday
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

134 editions published between 1977 and 2020 in 11 languages and held by 3,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Princess Leia (Carrie Fisher) is held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to quell the rebellion against the Galactic Empire. Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) and Captain Han Solo (Harrison Ford) team together with the lovable droid duo, R2-D2 and C-3PO, to rescue the beautiful princess and restore justice in the galaxy
Jaws by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

102 editions published between 1975 and 2020 in 7 languages and held by 3,012 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
The patriot by Chris Cooper( Visual )

61 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 2,999 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
Minority report by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

102 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,931 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?
The book thief by Brian Percival( Visual )

24 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The profoundly moving story of a girl who transforms the lives of those around her during World War II, Germany. Although Liesel is illiterate when she is adopted by a German couple, her adoptive father encourages her to learn to read. Ultimately, the power of words helps Liesel and Max, a Jew hiding in the family's home, escape from the events unfolding around them
E.T., the extra-terrestrial by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

59 editions published between 1982 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 10-year old boy befriends a creature from another planet that has been stranded on earth
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

68 editions published between 2005 and 2020 in 4 languages and held by 2,863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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. This begins his complete journey to the dark side and his transformation into Darth Vader
Indiana Jones and the kingdom of the crystal skull by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

18 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 2,738 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
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's StoneHarry Potter and the Prisoner of AzkabanSchindler's listFiddler on the roofMemoirs of a geishaWar of the worldsCatch me if you canJaws
Alternative Names
Con Uilliams

Džons Viljamss

Ioannes Towner Williams

Ioannes Towner Williams musicographus

J. Williams

John T. Williams

John Towner Williams

John Willams

John William

John, Williams

John Williams (2)

John Williams American composer, conductor, pianist and trombonist (born 1932)

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 Amerikansk komponist og dirigent

John Williams amerikansk kompositör, dirigent och pianist

John Williams amerykański kompozytor filmowy

John Williams componist

John Williams compositeur, pianiste et chef d'orchestre américain

John Williams compositor estadounidense

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 US-amerikanischer Komponist, Dirigent und Pianist

John Williams usona komponisto

Johnny Williams

Johnny Williams US-amerikanischer Jazz-Pianist

jony wiliamo dirretora dela becuzzi mi mama mocho zirnhelta

Towner Williams, John 1932-

Viljamsas Dž.

William John


Williams J.

Williams, J.T.

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

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Τζον Γουίλιαμς

Джон Вільямс

Джон Таўнер Уільямс

Джон Уильямс американский композитор

Джон Уилямс

Джон Уільямс амерыканскі кампазітар

Джон Ўільямс амэрыканскі кампазытар, дырыгент і піяніст

Джонни Уильямс

Уильямс Джон

Џон Вилијамс

Ҷон Виллиёмз

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ג'ון ויליאמס

ג'ון ויליאמס מוזיקאי, מנצח ומלחין קולנוע אמריקאי זוכה אוסקר

جان ویلیامز

جون ويليامز

جون ويليامز عازف بيانو وموزع ومؤلف موسيقى أمريكي

جون ويليامز (ملحن)

जॉन विलियम्स

জন উইলিয়ামস

ਜੋਨ ਵਿਲਿਅਮਜ਼

จอห์น วิลเลียมส์

ჯონ უილიამსი

윌리암스, 존 1932-

윌리엄스, 조니 1932-

윌리엄스, 존 1932-

윌리엄스, 존 타우너 1932-

존 윌리엄스

존 윌리엄스 미국의 작곡가

ウィリアムス, J.

ウィリアムズ, ジョン




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