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Barry, John 1933-2011

Works: 980 works in 3,431 publications in 8 languages and 39,020 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  Spy films  Action and adventure films  Western films  Romance films  Biographical films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Composer, Author, Conductor, Instrumentalist, Performer, Actor, Musician, Arranger, Interviewee, Singer, Other, Compiler, Lyricist, Producer, amp, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about John Barry
Most widely held works by John Barry
Dances with wolves by Kevin Costner( Visual )

51 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rewarded for his heroism in the Civil War, Lt. John Dunbar wants to see the American frontier before it is gone. Assigned to an abandoned fort with a Sioux tribe as his only neighbor, he overcomes the language barrier and mutual fear and distrust to become a friend of the tribe, but his knowledge of their ultimate fate forces him to make a crucial decision
Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen( Visual )

47 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Karen Blixen, whose pen name was Isak Dinesen, a strong-willed woman who, with her philandering husband, runs a coffee plantation in Kenya, circa 1914. To her astonishment, she soon discovers herself falling in love with the land, its people, and a mysterious white hunter
The lion in winter by Anthony Harvey( Visual )

19 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,659 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 )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 1,230 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 )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,207 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 )

48 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dustin Hoffman joue le rôle inoubliable de Ratso Rizzo, un parasite, un magouilleur miteux à la petite semaine mais aux grandes ambitions. Jon Voight est superbe dans le rôle de Joe Buck, le beau cowboy texan, naïf et charmant, convaincu qu'il peut sauver toutes les femmes seules de New York en mal d'amour
A doll's house by Henrik Ibsen( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and held by 1,002 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 )

29 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 965 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 )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black minister and white land owner are united by a tragedy, with the potential for further hatred or healing
Goldfinger by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

52 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 822 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
Body heat by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

11 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thriller about a Florida lawyer who becomes involved in a passionate affair with the wife of a wealthy and shady businessman, who they subsquently plan to kill
Dances with wolves original motion picture soundtrack by John Barry( Recording )

38 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 652 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
The man with the golden gun by Guy Hamilton( Visual )

21 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pitted against the sophisticated and deadly villain Scaramanga and his arch rival Hi Fat, Bond is assigned to recover a small piece of equipment which can be utilized to harness the sun's energy
The Cotton Club by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

40 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"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 ..."[Source : jaquette]
Walkabout by Nicolas Roeg( Visual )

23 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and German and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stranded in the Australian desert, a girl and her small brother are saved by an Aborigine on a mysterious journey
Ian Fleming's From Russia with love by Ian Fleming( Visual )

46 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful Russian girl is used as part of an international conspiracy to kill James Bond, Agent 007. The adventure leads him through Istanbul aboard the Orient Express
Octopussy by John Glen( Visual )

57 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[James Bond] investigates the murder of a fellow agent who was clutching a priceless Fabergé egg at the time of his death"--Container insert
The Ipcress file the original sound track album by John Barry( Recording )

2 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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