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Williams, John 1932-

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Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

160 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 7,426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The battle to save the galaxy from the evil of Darth Vader rages on in this sequel to Star Wars. Han Solo and Princess Leia fight Imperial ships while Luke Skywalker seeks out Yoda, the ancient true Jedi Knight
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by Chris Columbus( Visual )

108 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 5,769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Potter, an orphaned child that has spent the first ten years of his life living under the stairs of his aunt and uncle's house, is invited to join the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. He learns his destiny lies in the realm of magic and fantasy
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J. K Rowling( Visual )

123 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 5,474 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 )

117 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 5,174 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
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

69 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 4,531 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
Schindler's list by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

29 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 4,137 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 )

129 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,918 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
Jurassic Park by Sam Neill( Visual )

130 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four years after the disaster at Jurassic Park, dinosaurs have secretly survived on a nearby island and roam free. Now there is a more ominous threat--a plan to capture and bring the dinosaurs to the mainland. John Hammond sees a chance to redeem himself for his past mistakes and sends an expedition to reach the island before the mercenary team gets there. The two groups confront each other in the face of extreme danger and must team up for their own survival in a race against time
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

52 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,518 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
E.T., the extra-terrestrial by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

102 editions published between 1982 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 3,439 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
Lincoln by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

40 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 )

63 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,372 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
Catch me if you can by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

45 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,135 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
Memoirs of a geisha by Rob Marshall( Visual )

28 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,104 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 )

53 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,087 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 )

59 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

37 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 2,947 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 )

22 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,918 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
Indiana Jones and the kingdom of the crystal skull by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

30 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,845 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
Jaws by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

85 editions published between 1975 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,819 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
 
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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

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Τζον Γουίλιαμς

Джон Вільямс

Джон Таўнер Уільямс

Джон Уильямс американский композитор

Джон Уилямс

Џон Вилијамс

Ջոն Ուիլյամս

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

ジョン・ウィリアムズ

約翰·威廉士

約翰·威廉斯

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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of AzkabanHarry Potter and the chamber of secretsSchindler's listJurassic ParkE.T., the extra-terrestrialFiddler on the roofCatch me if you canMemoirs of a geisha