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Barry, John 1933-2011

Works: 470 works in 2,164 publications in 6 languages and 35,277 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Historical films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Spy films  Monster films  Film remakes  Horror films 
Roles: Composer, Author, Conductor, Instrumentalist, Actor, Performer, Musician, Arranger, Interviewee, Compiler, Other, Singer, Scenarist
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 )

34 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,283 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 Sydney Pollack( Visual )

37 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,176 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 1,619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gebaseerd op het gelijknamige toneelstuk van James Goldman, waarin de relatie tussen koning Henry II van Engeland en zijn vrouw Eleanor van Aquitanië centraal staat
Tennessee Williams' The glass menagerie by Tennessee Williams( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 1,267 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 1,167 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 )

32 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,109 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 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nora is sheltered first by her father and then by her husband. All her life, she has been protected like a fragile possession ... like a doll in a doll's house. Years ago, Nora Helmer committed a forgery in order to save the life of her authoritarian husband Torvald. Now she is being blackmailed and lives in fear of her husband's finding out and of the shame such a revelation would bring. But when the truth comes out, Torvald reveals himself for who he really is, and then desperately tries to patch things up and resume his role. But everything has changed. Shocked to learn where she really stands in her husband's esteem, Nora can pretend no longer, and leaves to be free. Torvald is left wondering how he had ever been such a fool to think she would be with him forever
Zulu by Cy Endfield( Visual )

31 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 935 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 )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A political drama set in apartheid South Africa. depicts Zulu Christian pastor and a wealthy White farmer finding common ground through personal loss - both of their sons were killed in regional violence
Goldfinger by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

48 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the opening bomb blast outside a steamy nightclub to a last-minute escape from the president's personal jet, James Bond faces off with a maniacal villain bent on destroying all the gold in Fort Knox and obliterating the world economy
Born free by James Hill( Visual )

4 editions published between 1966 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joy Adamson and her husband, Kenya game warden George Adamson, raise Elsa, a lion cub. When Elsa approaches maturity, Joy determines she must re-educate Elsa to living in the wild so that the lioness can return to a free life
You only live twice by Lewis Gilbert( Visual )

20 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sean Connery returns as Agent 007 as a disaster in space pushes humankind toward World War III. James Bond travels to Japan to stop the evil SPECTRE organisation and its diabolical leader from instigating global warfare
Dances with wolves original motion picture soundtrack by John Barry( Recording )

34 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 690 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 )

5 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 655 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 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

22 editions published between 1980 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 640 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 )

40 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1928 New York, spirits are high and jazz, dancing and gangsters rule supreme. Harlem's Cotton Club is in the center of it all, where rich Upper-Eastsiders mix with dressed-up mobsters. On stage is gifted coronet player Dixie Dwyer, who dreams of the big time, and tap sensation Sandman Williams who can't touch his girl, the lovely singer Lila Rose Oliver, because of strict club rules. As tension rises, so do tempers, and the nightclub becomes a pressure-cooker of jilted loves and mob jobs
The man with the golden gun by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

19 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and French and held by 568 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 )

18 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nicholas Roeg's mystical masterpiece chronicles the physical, spiritual and emotional journey of a sister and brother abandoned in the harsh Australian outback. Joining an Aborigine boy on his walkabout - a tribal initiation into manhood - these modern children pass from innocence into experience as they are thrust from the comforts of civilization into the savagery of the natural world"--Container. DVD
King Kong by Merian C Cooper( Visual )

25 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 518 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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