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Collee, John

Overview
Works: 67 works in 253 publications in 12 languages and 9,961 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Animated films  Action and adventure films  Fiction  Naval history  Fantasy films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Film adaptations  Sea stories 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Other, Performer, Bibliographic antecedent
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 )

69 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 1805 and Europe has fallen to Napoleon. The Royal Navy is the only thing standing in his way to total victory. Off the coast of South America, a new conflict is brewing. Captain Jack 'Lucky Jack' Aubrey and his Man-of-War HMS Surprise is under orders to sink or capture the French privateer Acheron, which has been deployed to the region. After seven weeks of uneventful sailing, the Acheron strikes first, all but crippling the Surprise in an engagement in which Aubrey realizes his enemy's ship is nautically superior to his own. Along with his close friend and confidant, ship's surgeon Stephan Maturin, Aubrey is now faced with the choice of retreating to England and admitting defeat or remaining at the Acheron's mercy. Aubrey must now do the impossible if he is to survive, repair his ship, catch up to his enemy and defeat the Acheron
Happy Feet by George Miller( Visual )

37 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,238 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 )

25 editions published in 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,466 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 )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 870 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
A paper mask by John Collee( Book )

16 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 501 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 Russell Crowe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 399 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
The rig by John Collee( Book )

8 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 357 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
Kingsley's touch by John Collee( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Happy feet. collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Legend of the guardians : the owls of Ga'Hoole by Zack Snyder( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 38 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
Lang tu teng = Wolf totem( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in Chinese and held by 36 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
Master and commander : sfida ai confini del mare( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Multiple languages and Italian and held by 25 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)
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
Le dernier loup by Jean-Jacques Annaud( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in Chinese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Au cœur de la révolution culturelle chinoise, un jeune étudiant, originaire de Pékin, est envoyé à la campagne pour éduquer une tribu de bergers nomades. Sur place, fasciné par l'animal, il capture un louveteau pour l'apprivoiser, contre les ordres d'un officier du gouvernement qui souhaite éliminer tous les loups de la région" [Source : jaquette]
Les petits pieds du bonheur( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 9 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 : Braveheart ; Kingdom of heaven( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Master and commander. A Distinguished Young Captain Of The British Navy Leads His Able Crew - Including His Best Friend, The Ship'S Doctor - On A Mission To Take A Phantom French Vessel With A Fearsome Reputation For Sinking British Ships
Happy feet( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 6 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
Double feature : Kingdom of heaven, Master and commander: the far side of the world( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kingdom of heaven: Balian, a young blacksmith, has lost his family and much of his faith. Destiny comes to him in the form of a great knight, Godfrey of Ibelin, a Crusader briefly home to France from fighting in the East. Revealing himself as Balian's father, Godfrey shows him the true meaning of knighthood and takes him on a journey across continents to the fabled Holy City of Jerusalem. There, Balian falls in love and finds redemption in a heroic fight against overwhelming forces to save his people and fulfill his destiny as a knight
Master and commander by Patrick O'Brian( )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin form a friendship in the Royal Navy during the Napoleonic Wars. Life aboard a man-of-war in Nelson's navy is described
La duda de Darwin = Creation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Darwin, científico naturalista en la Inglaterra de principios del Siglo XIX, regresa de un largo viaje alrededor del mundo con la clave para explicar el origen de las especies. Pero cuando se dispone a publicar su revolucionaria teoría sobre la vida, se encuentra con una sociedad que no está preparada para el cambio y con la desaprobación de su propia esposa. Cuando su hija Annie fallece a la tierna edad de diez años, Charles y Emily se encontrarán ante el mayor dilema de su vida que pondrá a prueba su amor ¿Qué puede explicar la muerte, la religión o la Ciencia?
 
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The rig
Alternative Names
Collee, John Gerald 1955-

John Collee British screenwriter

John Collee Brits scenarioschrijver

Джон Колли

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コーリー, ジョン

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