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Williams, John 1932-

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Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

171 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 7,154 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 goblet of fire by J. K Rowling( Visual )

137 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 5,776 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 )

91 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 5,345 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. In addition to new experiences, 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 )

104 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 5,080 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. This year at Hogwarts, spiders talk, letters scold and Harry's own unsettling ability to speak to snakes turns his friends against him. From dueling clubs to rogue Bludgers, it's a year of adventure and danger when bloody writing on a wall announces: The Chamber of Secrets has been opened. To save Hogwarts will require all of Harry, Ron and Hermione's magical abilities and courage
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

66 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 4,505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A squad of American soldiers, led by Captain Miller, goes behind enemy lines to save a missing paratrooper. Includes featurettes
Schindler's list by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

103 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 4,241 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 )

111 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Torn between loyalty to his mentor, Obi-Wan Kenobi, and the seductive powers of the Sith, Anakin Skywalker turns his back on the Jedi, thus completing his journey to the dark side and his transformation into Darth Vadar
Jurassic Park by Sam Neill( Visual )

128 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,597 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
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

43 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anakin Skywalker has grown into an accomplished Jedi apprentice, and faces his most difficult challenge yet as he must chose between his Jedi duty and forbidden love. When an attempt on Senator Padme Amidala's life brings them together for the first time in ten years, it is clear that time also has not dulled Anakin's intense feelings for the beautiful diplomat. The attack on Senator Amidala just before a crucial vote thrusts the Republic even closer to the edge of disaster. Masters Yoda and Mace Windu sense enormous unease. A slow rumble is building into the roar of thousands of soldiers readying for battle. But even as the Republic falters around them, Anakin and Padme find a connection so intense that all else begins to fall away. Anakin will lose himself - and his way - in emotions a Jedi, sworn to hold allegiance only to the Order, is forbidden to have
Fiddler on the roof by Norman Jewison( Visual )

57 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,336 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 a precariously balanced as a fiddler on the roof
Lincoln by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

37 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,297 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
E.T., the extra-terrestrial by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

69 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of an alien stranded on Earth and his relationship with a young boy
Memoirs of a geisha by Arthur Golden( Visual )

31 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1929, an impoverished nine-year-old named Chiyo is sold to a geisha house in Kyoto's Gion district and subjected to cruel treatment from the owners and the head geisha Hatsumomo. Her stunning beauty attracts the vindictive jealousy in Hatsumomo and she is rescued by Hatsumomo's bitter rival, Mameha. Under Mameha's mentorship, Chiyo becomes the geisha named Sayuri, trained in all the artistic and social skills a geisha must master in order to survive in her society. As a renowned geisha, she enters a society of wealth, privilege, and political intrigue
Catch me if you can by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

43 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,086 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 6 languages and held by 3,059 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 )

53 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

17 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 2,849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based upon the best-selling novel. 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 )

28 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,812 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
Star wars by J. J Abrams( Visual )

24 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 2,786 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
Jaws by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

80 editions published between 1975 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,726 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
 
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Con Uilliams

Džons Viljamss

Ioannes Towner Williams

John Towner Williams

John Williams amerikai zeneszerző és karmester

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

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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 listFiddler on the roofE.T., the extra-terrestrialMemoirs of a geishaCatch me if you canThe patriot