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Alda, Alan 1936-

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The aviator by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

34 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the life of Howard Hughes as the twenty-something millionaire, having already made a fortune improving the design of oil-drilling bits, who comes to Hollywood with an interest in getting into the picture business. It doesn't take long for Hughes to jump from producer to director of his first major film project, a World War I air epic. The film was a massive hit, and the eccentric inventor became a mogul in Hollywood, making Jean Harlow a star and enjoying a romance with Katharine Hepburn. But Hollywood's old-boy network never fully accepted Hughes, and in time his passion for flying began to reclaim his attentions. He began designing new planes, setting air speed records, flying around the world, and risking his life testing aircraft. Hughes also found time to romance Ava Gardner and founded his own airline, Trans-World Airlines. As his ideas became bolder and more eccentric, he gained many powerful enemies
Bridge of Spies by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

25 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Donovan is a Brooklyn lawyer who finds himself thrust into the center of the Cold War when the CIA sends him on the near-impossible task to negotiate the release of a captured American U-2 pilot
The longest ride by Nicholas Sparks( Visual )

18 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The star-crossed love affair between Luke, a former champion bull rider looking to make a comeback, and Sophia, a college student who is about to embark upon her dream job in New York City's art world. As conflicting paths and ideals test their relationship, Sophia and Luke make an unexpected and fateful connection with Ira, whose memories of his own decades-long romance with his beloved wife deeply inspire the young couple
Tower heist( Visual )

15 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queens native Josh Kovacs has managed one of the most luxurious and well-secured residences in New York City for more than a decade. Under his watchful eye, nothing goes undetected. In the swankiest unit atop Josh's building, Wall Street titan Arthur Shaw is under house arrest after being caught stealing two billion from his investors. The hardest hit among those he defrauded? The tower staffers whose pensions he was entrusted to manage
What women want by Nancy Meyers( Visual )

20 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 1,634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cocky, chauvinistic advertising executive magically acquires the ability to hear what women are thinking
Flash of genius( Visual )

18 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Robert Kearns. The Kearns' were a typical 1960s Detroit family. Bob is a college professor and part-time inventor. When Bob invents a device that would eventually be used by every car in the world, the Kearns' think they have struck gold. But their aspirations are dashed after the auto giants, who originally embraced Bob's creation, unceremoniously shuns him. Ignored, threatened and then buried in years of litigation, Bob is haunted by what was done to his family and their future. He becomes a man obsessed with justice and the conviction that his life's work, or anyone else's for that matter, should be acknowledged by those who stood to benefit. He and his family pay the toll for refusing to compromise his dignity
Crimes and misdemeanors by Woody Allen( Visual )

32 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weaving together several different stories about people's lives, loves, perceptions, and ideals, this examines some of the toughest questions surrounding human nature
Wanderlust by Jennifer Aniston( Visual )

16 editions published in 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After George ... loses his high-stress Manhattan job, he and his wife Linda ... hit the road and wind up crashing at Elysium, a free-spirited community of hippies, tree-huggers, and the occasional nudist"--Container
M*A*S*H( Visual )

19 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and French and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series portrays both the horror and hilarity of the daily lives of MASH unit 4077 in Korea in 1950
And the band played on by Roger Spottiswoode( Visual )

21 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Made for TV medical drama, set in the mid-Eighties at a time when the AIDS epidemic was just beginning to make itself felt. Matthew Modine heads a star-studded cast, as a researcher investigating the virus against a backdrop of public apathy
Nothing but the truth by John Kani( Visual )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and French and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A volatile story about a Washington, D.C. political reporter who writes an explosive story about a government scandal in which she reveals the name of a covert CIA agent. Unexpectedly finding herself behind bars, she struggles to maintain her principles and relationship with her family when she refuses to divulge her source. Inspired by true events
Manhattan murder mystery by Woody Allen( Visual )

41 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bored Manhattan housewife becomes convinced her next-door neighbor has committed a murder
Resurrecting the champ( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erik Kernan is an up-and-coming sports reporter who rescues a homeless man only to discover that he is, in fact, a boxing legend believed to have passed away. What begins as an opportunity to resurrect the Champ's story and escape the shadow of his father's success becomes a personal journey as the ambitious reporter reexamines his own life and his relationship with his family
The West Wing( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This season chronicles the transition between the administration of President Bartlet and the race for the new presidency between Congressman Santos and Senator Vinick
The West Wing( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The presidential race is on, with Senator Arnold Vinick as the Republican frontrunner and Matthew Santos vying for the hotly contested Democratic presidential nomination
M*A*S*H( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series portrays both the horror and hilarity of the daily lives of MASH unit 4077 in Korea in 1950
M*A*S*H( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures continue for the doctors and nurses of the 4077th unit during the Korean War
Murder at 1600 by Dou Li( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and German and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Harlan Regis and Secret Service agent Nina Chance are investigating the murder of Carla Town, whose body is found in the White House. The story of murder leads Regis to some dark political secrets and he has to defend the USA and the whole from danger
Everyone says I love you by Woody Allen( Visual )

39 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the fun-filled story of one wealthy, eccentric and romantically challenged extended family from New York's Upper West Side
World War Z : [an oral history of the zombie war] by Max Brooks( Recording )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We survived the zombie apocalypse, but how many of us are still haunted by that terrible time? We have (temporarily?) defeated the living dead, but at what cost? Told in the haunting and riveting voices of the men and women who witnessed the horror firsthand, World War Z is the only record of the plague years
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The aviator
Alternative Names
Alan Alda actor y director de cine estadounidense

Alan Alda Amerikaans acteur

Alan Alda amerikai színész

Alan Alda amerykański aktor, reżyser i scenarzysta

Alan Alda attore, regista e sceneggiatore statunitense

Alan Alda cinéaste américain

Alan Alda US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Drehbuchautor, Regisseur

Alan Alda US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Drehbuchautor und Regisseur

Alanus Alda

Alda, Alan

Alda, Alanus, 1936-

Alda, Allan.

Alda, Allan 1936-

Aldah, Alan, 1936-

Aruda, Aran, 1936-

D´Abruzzo, Alphonso 1936-

D'Abrut︠s︡t︠s︡o, Alʹfonso Dzhozef, 1936-

D'Abruzzo, Alphonso

D'Abruzzo, Alphonso Joseph.

D'Abruzzo, Alphonso Joseph, 1936-

D'Abruzzo Jr, Alfonso

Άλαν Άλντα

Алан Алда американский актёр, режиссёр, сценарист и продюсер

Алда, Алан, 1936-

Д'Абруццо, Альфонсо Джозеф, 1936-

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אלדה, אלן, 1936-

אלן אלדה

אלן אלדה שחקן אמריקאי

ألن ألدا

آلن آلدا فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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アラン・アルダ, 1936-

アルダ, アラン, 1936-


What women wantNothing but the truthMurder at 1600World War Z : [an oral history of the zombie war]Things I overheard while talking to myselfThings I overheard while talking to myselfNever have your dog stuffed : [and other things I've learned]