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Collee, John

Overview
Works: 98 works in 361 publications in 17 languages and 11,189 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Animated films  Action and adventure films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Naval history  Fiction  Animal films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Author of dialog, Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Collee
Master and Commander : the Far Side of the World by Peter Weir( Visual )

48 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Napoleonic Wars, a British frigate, the HMS Surprise, and the larger French warship, Acheron, stalk each other off of the coast of South America. Lucky Jack, as he is referred to by his crew, is well regarded by his men, who trust him implicitly, even after the first devastating battle and an apparent personal vendetta against the French captain. The ship's surgeon balances the violence of his chosen life with the quiet demeanor of the scientist. He is the captain's friend and confidant, the two frequently playing violin and cello duets together
Happy Feet by George Miller( Visual )

50 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Happy feet: Emperor Penguins from Antarctica express their true love with a special heartsong of their own that expresses their very being, but Mumble cannot sing. Instead he has an extraordinary talent to tap dance with almost magical energy and expression. Nevertheless, the leadership of the colony fearfully blames the young penguin's unorthodox ways for the lean fishing that threatens them all. Defiant in the face of unjust rejection, Mumble and his true friends set out to find the true cause of the famine. Through their trials and perils, Mumble learns many things about his frozen world, not the least of which being that his toe tapping talent may be what he needs to save his people
Walking with dinosaurs by Charlie Rowe( Visual )

12 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the first time in movie history, audiences will truly see and feel what it was like when dinosaurs ruled the Earth. Meet dinosaurs more real than anyone has ever seen and take off on a thrilling prehistoric adventure, where Patchi, an underdog dinosaur, triumphs against all odds to become a hero for the ages
Creation by Joseph Haydn( Visual )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives viewers a unique inside look at Charles Darwin, his family, and his love for his deeply religious wife, as he is torn between faith and science. Darwin struggles to finish his legendary book, On the Origin of Species, which goes on to become the foundation for evolutionary biology
Tanna by Bentley Dean( Visual )

12 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set on a remote Pacific island, covered in rain forest and dominated by an active volcano, this heartfelt story, enacted by the Yakel tribe, tells of a sister's loyalty, a forbidden love affair and the pact between the old ways and the new
A paper mask by John Collee( Book )

18 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een helper in een Brits ziekenhuis eigent zich de papieren van een verongelukte arts toe en solliciteert naar een betrekking als arts bij de ongevallenafdeling van een ziekenhuis in een andere stad
The water diviner by Andrew Knight( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1919, an Australian farmer travels to Turkey after the Battle of Gallipoli to try and locate his three missing sons. With insurmountable obstacles he must travel across the battle-scarred Turkish landscape to find the truth and his own peace
Walking with dinosaurs : the movie by Barry Cook( Visual )

27 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a time when dinosaurs rule the Earth, a playful Pachyrhinosaurus named Patchi must find his courage to become the leader of the herd-- and a hero for the ages"--Container
The rig by John Collee( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When oil rig worker Spence survives a plane crash off the coast of Madagascar, he slowly believes that the crash was no accident
Happy feet. collection by Elijah Wood( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Happy feet two: Mumble is back - and everybody's favourite tap-dancing penguin noe has a son names Erik! Mumble was born to dance, but little Erik just isn't feelin' the beat. Int his epic sequel to the Academy award winning Happy Feet, Erik must discover what his own "thing" is in a world of singing and dancing choices. When the entire nation of Emperor Penguins is threatened, trapped by an enormous iceberg, Antarctic creatures big and small must get to work together to rescue them ... Only then does Erik find his own groove
Kingsley's touch by John Collee( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lang tu teng = Wolf totem( Visual )

8 editions published in 2015 in Chinese and French and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Cultural Revolution a Chinese student who is sent down to the countryside for thought reform goes to Inner Mongolia to teach shepherds and instead learns about the wolf population, which is under threat by a government apparatchik.--wikipedia
Legend of the guardians : the owls of Ga'Hoole by Zack Snyder( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fledgling barn owl Soren lives in the forest of Tyto with his father Noctus, mother Marella, older brother Kludd, younger sister Eglantine, and their snake nest maid Ms. P. Noctus enjoys telling Soren and Eglantine stories of the Guardians of Ga'Hoole, a mythical group of warrior owls, who once saved all owlkind from the evil "Pure Ones." One night Kludd pushes Soren and they both fall to the ground. They are kidnapped taken to the home to the Pure Ones, and put to work: Soren as a slave, and Kludd as a soldier. The Pure Ones' are laying a trap for their enemies, the Guardians of Ga'Hoole. The Pure Ones storm the Great Tree, and the Guardians lead the owls into battle against them, wherein which Soren and his friends emerge to play pivotal roles
Hotel Mumbai( Visual )

3 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A true story of humanity and heroism, this film vividly recounts the 2008 siege of the famed Taj Hotel by a group of terrorists in Mumbai, India. Among the dedicated hotel staff is the renowned chef Hemant Oberoi and a waiter who choose to risk their lives to protect their guests. As the world watches on, a desperate couple is forced to make unthinkable sacrifices to protect their newborn child
Master and commander : sfida ai confini del mare by Peter Weir( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in Multiple languages and Italian and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Costa del Brasile, 1805: a migliaia di leghe lontano dall'Europa, infuria un'epica battaglia che può cambiare le sorti della guerra di Napoleone alla conquista dell'Inghilterra. La Surprise, vascello della Royal Navy guidato dal Capitano Jack "Lucky" Aubrey, e la Acheron, nave francese di stazza e potenza di fuoco estremamente superiori, si sfuggono e si inseguono, a viso aperto o col favore della nebbia, si scambiano di ruolo da preda a predatore. A bordo della Surprise, la patriottica devozione di Aubrey si scontra con l'etica scientifica del suo amico e medico di bordo Maturin, ma sapranno trovare una nell'altra la chiave per il successo dei propri scopi. (Mymovies)
Les petits pieds du bonheur( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emperor Penguins from Antarctica each express their true love with a special heartsong of their own that expresses their very being. However, the misfit Mumble cannot sing. Instead he has an extraordinary talent to tap dance with almost magical energy and expression. Nevertheless, the leadership of the colony fearfully blames the young penguin's unorthodox ways for the lean fishing that threatens them all. Defiant in the face of unjust rejection, Mumble and his true friends set out to find the true cause of the famine. Through the friends trials and perils, Mumble learns many things about his frozen world, not the least of which being that his toe tapping talent may be what he needs to save his people
Master and commander the far side of the world = Gospodar in bojevnik( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caminando con dinosaurios = Walking with dinosaurs( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Spanish and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the first time in movie history, audiences will truly see and feel what it was like when dinosaurs ruled the Earth. Meet dinosaurs more real than anyone has ever seen and take off on a thrilling prehistoric adventure, where Patchi, an underdog dinosaur, triumphs against all odds to become a hero for the ages
 
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