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Voight, Jon 1938-

Overview
Works: 447 works in 1,587 publications in 11 languages and 60,278 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Spy films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Biography  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Host, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, Costume designer, Artist, Scenarist, Other, Speaker, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Jon Voight
Holes by Andrew Davis ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 3,462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young Stanley Yelnats finds himself at Camp Green Lake, where digging a hole a day keeps the warden at bay and "builds character". An ancient family curse still dogs Stanley and he's thrown headlong into the adventure of his life. Stanley and his campmates will have to forge fast friendships to unearth the mystery of what's really going on in the desert
Midnight cowboy by John Schlesinger ( Visual )
117 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Texas "cowboy" takes a bus to New York in search of lonely, rich women who will pay for his sexual services, but spends a hard winter helping a con man
Pearl Harbor by Michael Bay ( Visual )
33 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two childhood best friends, Rafe and Danny, grow up wanting to fly planes. When Rafe gets the chance to join the Royal Air Force during World War II, he takes it, leaving his new love, Evelyn, a dedicated Navy nurse, and Danny, also a pilot, behind. Danny and Evelyn are transferred separately to the idyllic paradise of Hawaii, where they eventually meet through a connection to Rafe, who has been declared missing. But just as the love triangle begins to get complicated, Dec. 7, 1941 arrives, changing all of their lives forever
National treasure by Jon Turteltaub ( Visual )
37 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 2,914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a missing page from the diary of John Wilkes Booth surfaces, Ben Gates' great-great grandfather is suddenly implicated as a key conspirator in the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. The page is one of 18 pages missing from Booth's diary. When doing more research, the conspiracy takes Ben, Abigail, and Riley from Buckingham Palace to the White House - both places they break into - and even stealing a page from a secret book. But in order to see more from the book, their choice is either get elected President or kidnap the President of the United States. So, Ben kidnaps the President. The conspiracy then crosses to Mount Rushmore. Now, Ben will have to clear his family's name so they will no longer be linked to the assassination
Mission, impossible by Brian De Palma ( Visual )
86 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 2,746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A secret agent framed for the deaths of his espionage team, tries to discover the truth
Deliverance by John Boorman ( Visual )
62 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four ordinary men, in two canoes, descending a river they've only seen as a squiggly line on a map, determined to test themselves against a wilderness they only think they understand
Transformers by Michael Bay ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 2,502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the planet Cybertron, a war was waged between the Autobots and the Decepticons for control of the Allspark, a mystical talisman that would grant unlimited power to whoever possessed it. The Allspark is smuggled off the planet, but Megatron goes in search of it. He tracks it to Earth and his desire for power sends him into the Arctic Ocean. The sheer cold forces him into a paralyzed state. His body is later recovered, and before going into a comatose state he uses the last of his energy to engrave a map, showing the location of the Allspark, into the Captain's glasses. A century later, Spike buys his first car. To his shock, he discovers it is an Autobot in disguise. He is to protect Spike, who bears the Captain's glasses. Other Transformers have arrived In the desert of Qatar and the Decepticons attack a U.S. military base. Spike and his girlfriend Mikaela find themselves in the middle of a grand battle between the Autobots and the Decepticons. Meanwhile, within the depths of Hoover Dam, the cryogenically stored form of Megatron awakens
National treasure 2 ( Visual )
10 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a missing page from the diary of John Wilkes Booth surfaces, Ben Gates' great-great grandfather is suddenly implicated as a key conspirator in the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. The page is one of 18 pages missing from Booth's diary. When doing more research, the conspiracy takes Ben, Abigail, and Riley from Buckingham Palace to the White House - both places they break into - and even stealing a page from a secret book. But in order to see more from the book, their choice is either get elected president or kidnap the President of the United States. So, Ben kidnaps the president. The conspiracy then crosses to Mount Rushmore. Now, Ben will have to clear his family's name so they will no longer be linked to the assassination
The Manchurian candidate by John Frankenheimer ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 2,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Gulf War hero is brainwashed and used as a tool in a political conspiracy
The rainmaker by John Grisham ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 2,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rookie lawyer in over his head on a high-profile case hires a feisty paralawyer who specializes in flunking the bar. Their chances of winning are slim to none until they uncover a trail of corruption
Lara Croft, tomb raider by Simon West ( Visual )
45 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With her father presumed dead, Lara must race to recover an ancient artifact that can alter space and time if not destroyed. She finds the key that will unlock the two sections that must be put together in order for the artifact to work. She must fight her nemises in order to restore harmony and all before the planets and sun align
Ali by Michael Mann ( Visual )
36 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatic biography of boxing great Muhammad Ali, which focuses on the ten-year period of 1964-1974. In that time, the brash, motor-mouthed athlete quickly dominates his sport, meets and marries his first wife, converts to Islam (changing his name from Cassius Clay), and defies the United States government by refusing to submit to military conscription for duty in Vietnam. His world heavyweight champion title thus stripped from him entirely for political reasons, the champ sets about to win back his crown, culminating in a legendary unification bout against George Foreman in Zaire, dubbed the "Rumble in the Jungle."
Glory road ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Don Haskins, a future Hall of Fame coach of tiny Texas Western University, bucks convention by simply starting the best players he can find: history's first all-African American lineup
Enemy of the state by Tony Scott ( Visual )
45 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Robert Clayton Dean is a successful Washington D.C. attorney who-- without his knowledge-- is given a video that ties a top official of the National Security Agency to a political murder! Instantly, every aspect of Dean's once-normal life is targeted by a lethal team of skilled NSA surveillance operatives, who wage a relentless, ultrahigh-tech campaign to discredit him and retrieve the incriminating evidence!"--Container
Catch-22 by Mike Nichols ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in English and held by 1,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a group of fliers in the Mediterranean during World War II
Heat by Michael Mann ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A career thief and a detective square off to make sure that the other does not succeed. Special features include: additional scenes; audio commentary; documentaries; and more
The five people you meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 'The Five People You Meet in Heaven', Mitch Albom gives us an astoundingly original story that will change everything you've ever thought about the afterlife -- and the meaning of our lives here on earth. With a timeless tale, appealing to all, this is a film that readers of fine fiction, and those who loved 'Tuesdays With Morrie' will treasure
Rosewood ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1923 a black town in Florida was burned to the ground, its people murdered because of a lie. Some escaped and survived because of the courage and compassion of a few extraordinary people
Coming home by Hal Ashby ( Visual )
45 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A love story set against the social upheaval of the Vietnam war. While Sally's husband is serving in Vietnam, she becomes involved with a veteran of the war, a paraplegic at a San Diego veterans hospital
Zoolander by Ben Stiller ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3-time winner of the Male Model of the Year, Derek, loses out the fourth time to rival, Hansen. Now the ridiculously good-looking supermodel must save the world from an evil clothes manufacture
 
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Alternative Names
Voight, John, 1938-
Voight, Jon.
Voight, Jonathan.
Voight, Jonathan Vincent.
Voight, Jonathan Vincent, 1938-
Voigt, Jon
Voigt, Jon 1938-
Languages
English (560)
German (39)
French (33)
Spanish (31)
Multiple languages (9)
Turkish (4)
Catalan (2)
Russian (1)
Japanese (1)
Italian (1)
Czech (1)
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