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Schwartzman, John

Works: 13 works in 28 publications in 2 languages and 3,229 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Historical films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biography  War films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Editor, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by John Schwartzman
Seabiscuit by Jeff Bridges( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 2,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story. A half-blind ex-prizefighter and mustang breaker team up with a millionaire and his rough-hewn, undersized horse, Seabiscuit. The men bring Seabiscuit to incredible heights, helping to turn a long shot into a legend. Eventually, Seabiscuit earns Horse of the Year honors in 1938
Families and other systems : the macrosystemic context of family therapy( Book )

10 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Armageddon by Michael Bay( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Due to a shuttle's unfortunate demise in outer space, NASA becomes aware of a doomsday asteroid that is on a collision course with Earth. It seems that the only way to knock it off course is to drill into its surface and detonate a nuclear weapon. But as NASA's under-funded yet resourceful team train the world's best drillers for the job, the social order of the world begins to break down as the information reaches the public and hysteria results
EDTV by Hua Huo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ed Perkurny is just a regular guy who feels he has nothing to lose by agreeing to be a star of a new reality-based TV show. Almost overnight, the program becomes a hit, and suddenly this goofy but engaging video clerk is a national celebrity!
Pearl Harbor by Michael Bay( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two childhood best friends, Rafe and Danny, grow up wanting to fly planes. When Rafe gets the chance to join the Royal Air Force during World War II, he takes it, leaving his new love, Evelyn, a dedicated Navy nurse, and Danny, also a pilot, behind. Danny and Evelyn are transferred separately to the idyllic paradise of Hawaii, where they eventually meet through a connection to Rafe, who has been declared missing. But just as the love triangle begins to get complicated, Dec. 7, 1941 arrives, changing all of their lives forever
Benny & Joon by Jeremiah Chechik( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mentally ill young woman who lives with her older brother finds her love in an eccentric young man who models himself after Buster Keaton
The contender by Rui Luo( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As soon as a woman is nominated to replace the deceased vice president of the USA, her political enemies search in her private life for ways to bring her down
The Bucket List by Serge Frydman( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corporate billionaire Edward Cole and working class mechanic Carter Chambers have nothing in common, except they both have been diagnosed with terminal illnesses. While sharing a hospital room together, they decide to make a Bucket List of all the things they have ever wanted to do before they die. In the process of completing the list, both of them heal each other, become unlikely friends, and ultimately find the joy in life
Night at the Museum by Ben Stiller( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Larry Daley is a divorced father who can't seem to keep a job for more than a week. He applies for a job at the Museum of Natural History and is assigned as a night guard. However, a seemingly easy job turns out to be an adventure when he finds that an ancient curse has caused the "inhabitants" of the museum to come to life
Saving Mr. Banks by John Lee Hancock( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When P.L. Travers travels from London to Hollywood in 1961 to finally discuss Walt Disney's desire to bring her beloved character Mary Poppins to the motion picture screen (a quest he began in the 1940s as a promise to his two daughters), Disney meets a prim, uncompromising sexagenarian not only suspect of the impresario's concept for the film, but a woman struggling with her own past. During her stay in California, Travers' reflects back on her difficult childhood in 1906 Australia
Red surf( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remar and Attila (Clooney and Savant) are surfers who also deal drugs to make a living. In an effort to get out, they attempt to set up one final deal with a local drug lord (Najera). When their friend, True Blue (McKeon) is busted by the cops, he reveals too much. Finally, the drug lord seeks revenge due to the betrayal, and all hell breaks loose
National treasure 2 : by Jon Turteltaub( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Since his childhood, Benjamin Franklin Gates has known that he is a descendant of a long line of people whose job it has been to guard a treasure hidden by the Founding Fathers. They hid clues to its whereabouts in the country's currency and on the back of the Declaration of Independence. Now, Ben has learned of a plot to steal the Declaration, and has only one option: he has to steal it himself. Even if he pulls off this monumental task, keeping the treasure safe is still going to be incredibly hard, especially since the FBI now knows of his plans
Macrosystemic approaches to family therapy( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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