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Williams, John 1932-

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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J. K Rowling( Visual )

99 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 5,727 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 Alfonso Cuarón( Visual )

96 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 5,427 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
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

64 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 4,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain John Miller (Tom Hanks) 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 an uncertain future with honor, decency and courage
Schindler's list by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

80 editions published between 1992 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 4,294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of the enigmatic Oskar Schindler, a member of the Nazi party, womanizer & war profiteer, who saved the lives of more than 1,100 Jews during the Holocaust
Lincoln by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

41 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,407 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 )

63 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,399 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 )

30 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 3,124 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
Catch me if you can by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

38 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,102 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
The patriot by Chris Cooper( Visual )

51 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,067 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 )

56 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ray Ferrier est un docker divorcé et un père rien moins que parfait. Quelques minutes après que son ex-femme et l'époux de cette dernière lui ont confié la garde des enfants, un puissant orage éclate. Ray assiste alors à un spectacle qui bouleversera à jamais sa vie ... L'humanité entière part en guerre contre des extra-terrestres odieux, dans cette adaptation contemporaine du roman de H.G. Wells, véritable thriller de science-fiction vu à travers les yeux d'une famille américaine
Star wars( Visual )

38 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 3,018 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 )

23 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,946 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
Jaws by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

94 editions published between 1975 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 30th anniversary edition of the classic 'I'm-Never-Going-In-The-Water-Again' story of a killer shark that has taken over the waters near a seaside community, and the three men who set out to kill it
E.T., the extra-terrestrial by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

52 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,892 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
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

92 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,879 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
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

47 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anakin begins a tragic transformation into the menacing Darth Vader when he is torn between his mentor Obi-Wan Kenobi, his beloved Padme, and the dark powers of the Sith
Minority report by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

87 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Washington, D.C. has been murder-free thanks to astounding technology which identifies killers before they commit their crimes. But when the chief of the Pre-crime unit is himself accused of a future murder, he has just 36 hours to discover who set him up
Indiana Jones and the kingdom of the crystal skull by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

15 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2,793 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
Harry Potter and the chamber of secrets( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 2,735 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
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

59 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,687 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
 
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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of AzkabanSchindler's listFiddler on the roofMemoirs of a geishaCatch me if you canThe patriotWar of the worldsJaws
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

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

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Williams, Johnny T. 1932-

Τζον Γουίλιαμς

Джон Вільямс

Джон Таўнер Уільямс

Джон Уильямс американский композитор

Джон Уилямс

Џон Вилијамс

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

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جون ويليامز

जॉन विलियम्स

জন উইলিয়ামস

ਜੋਨ ਵਿਲਿਅਮਜ਼

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 美國作曲家,指揮和鋼琴家

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