WorldCat Identities

Barry, John 1933-2011

Works: 365 works in 2,015 publications in 6 languages and 33,433 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Fiction  Action and adventure films  Film noir  Spy films  Monster films  Film remakes 
Roles: Composer, Author, Conductor, Instrumentalist, Actor, Performer, Musician, Arranger, Interviewee, Scenarist, Other, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about John Barry
Most widely held works by John Barry
Dances with wolves by Kevin Costner( Visual )

31 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a Civil War hero (Costner) who travels west where he is assigned to an abandoned fort. His nearest neighbors are members of a Sioux tribe, and they gradually become friends. He marries a tribe woman (McDonnell) and ultimately must make a decision about the tribe and their life when he realizes what their fate will be at the hands of the white man
Out of Africa by Karen Blixen( Visual )

37 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of writer Isak Dinesen's life in Kenya running a coffee plantation, where she fell in love with the land and the people
The Lion in winter by James Goldman( Visual )

17 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

O'Toole is King Henry of England who battles with his wife (Hepburn) over the succession to the throne. They each must choose between politics and personalities
Tennessee Williams' The glass menagerie by Tennessee Williams( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 1,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strong willed woman attempts to impose her shattered dreams into the life and personality of her shy, reclusive daughter
Somewhere in time by Richard Matheson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and held by 1,146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Somewhere in Time is the story of a young writer who sacrifices his life in the present to find happiness in the past, where true love awaits him. Young Richard Collier (Christopher Reeve) is approached by an elderly woman who gives him an antique gold watch and who pleads with him to return in time with her. Years later, Richard Collier is overwhelmed by a photograph of a beautiful young woman (Jane Seymour). Another picture of this woman in her later years reveals to him that she is the same woman who had given him the gold watch. Collier then becomes obsessed with returning to 1912 and the beautiful young woman who awaits him there
Midnight cowboy by John Schlesinger( Visual )

31 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe Buck moves to New York from Texas to make his fortune servicing women. Instead, he's conned into partnering up with small-time hustler Ratso Rizzo. Living together on the tattered edges of society, these two outcasts develop an unlikely bond that helps them transcend their cruel existence
A doll's house by Henrik Ibsen( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nora (Claire Bloom) is the pampered wife of aspiring bank manager Torvald Helmer (Anthony Hopkins) whose career has been financed in part by his wife's funds. In order to save her husband's career, Nora forges a loan signature and finds herself being blackmailed. When her husband rejects her, she and her children are forced to start a new life
Zulu by Michael Caine( Visual )

29 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zulu is set in Africa in 1879 only hours after the battle of Isandhlwana. A small group of British soldiers stood their ground at a farm house against an onslaught of wave after wave of Zulus
Cry, the beloved country by Darrell Roodt( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black minister and white land owner are united by a tragedy, with the potential for further hatred or healing
Born free by James Hill( Visual )

4 editions published between 1966 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When game warden George Adamson is forced to kill a lion and lioness, he and his wife Joy adopt their three cubs. Two are sent off to zoos but the third is kept, a female they name Elsa. When Elsa is fully grown, the Adamsons realize she must be taught to survive on her own
Goldfinger by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

46 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigating a gold magnate's smuggling, James Bond uncovers a plot to contaminate the Fort Knox gold reserve
You only live twice by Lewis Gilbert( Visual )

20 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Time is running out. From their secret base on a Japanese island, Blofeld and the fanatics at SPECTRE hijack both an American and a Soviet spaceship. Accusations fly, and superpower war is imminent. 007 must infiltrate SPECTRE's heavily fortified hideout, but countdown to destruction has already begun
Dances with wolves original motion picture soundtrack by John Barry( Recording )

33 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sent to protect a U.S. outpost on the desolate frontier, Lt. John Dunbar (Kevin Costner) finds himself alone in the vast wilderness. Befriending the very people he's sent to protect the outpost from, the Sioux Indians, Dunbar slowly comes to revere those he once feared. But when the encroaching U.S. Army threatens to overrun the Sioux, he is forced to make a choice -- one that will forever change his destiny and that of a proud and defiant nation
Body heat by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

4 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lawyer has a love affair with a woman and gets involved in a plot to kill her husband
Enigma by Michael Apted( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Still reeling from the disappearance of his lover Claire, brilliant code-breaker Tom Jericho is summoned to Bletchley Park, Britain's top-secret intelligence campus. Now he must face his toughest assignment--crack the Nazis' infamous Enigma codes. Putting together the pieces of a puzzle, he discovers the reason for his lover's disappearance, U-boats closing in on Allied cargo ships, and a mass grave in Poland
Somewhere in time original motion picture score by John Barry( Recording )

21 editions published between 1980 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Somewhere in time (2:58) -- The old woman (2:49) -- The journey back in time (4:22) -- A day together (6:02) -- Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini / Rachmaninoff (Chet Swiatkowsky, piano) (2:57) -- Is he the one (3:10) -- The man of my dreams (1:35) -- Return to the present (4:04) -- Theme from "Somewhere in time" (Roger Williams, piano) (3:20)
The Cotton Club by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

37 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Résumé figurant au dos de la jaquette :"Harlem 1928. Lors d'un attentat, Dixie (Richard Gere) sauve la vie de Schultz, un trafiquant d'alcool, qui devient son protecteur. Dixie tombe amoureux de Vera (Diane Lane), la maîtresse de Schultz. Il découvre la rivalité qui règne entre ce dernier et Madden, le patron du "Cotton Club", boîte de jazz très cotée. Dixie, lassé d'être "l'employé" de Schultz, saisit les offres de Madden. Il devient acteur à Hollywood et l'amant de Vera ..."
The man with the golden gun by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

19 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and French and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francisco Scaramanga is a hit man who is known by the golden gun and gold bullets he uses on his targets. James receives a message supposedly from Scaramanga saying that he is his next target. So M decides to relieve Bond of his duties until the danger has been neutralized. James feels that the mission he was on is of the utmost urgency and decides to go find Scaramanga himself. He thinks he found him only to discovers that Scaramanga is not after him. A scientist is working on a device that can make harnessing the sun's energy possible. Now, James faces off in a deadly game of cat-and-mouse with Scaramange for the device
Walkabout by Nicolas Roeg( Visual )

16 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young sister and brother are abandoned in the harsh Australian outback and must learn to exist in the natural world, without their usual comforts, in this hypnotic masterpiece. Along the way, they met a young aborigine on his 'walkabout, ' a rite of passage in which adolescent boys are initiated into manhood by journeying into the wilderness alone
King Kong by Merian C Cooper( Visual )

25 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred Wilson, envoyé par son entreprise en Polynésie près de l'Ile du Crâne, découvre un passager clandestin sur le bateau. Celui-ci évoque l'existence d'un monstre sur l'île. En mer, on recueille Dwan, une jeune femme naufragée. Le groupe débarque sur l'île. Dwan se fait enlever par des indigènes et est livrée à King-Kong, un singe gigantesque de douze mètres de haut, qui tombe amoureux d'elle
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Alternative Names
Angelo, Michael

Angelo, Michael 1933-2011

Barry 1933-2011

Barry, John

Ioannes Barry

J. Barr

John Barry & His Orchestra

John Barry & Orchestra

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Prendergast, Jonathan Barry.

Prendergast, Jonathan Barry 1933-2011

The John Barry Orchestra

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