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Zemeckis, Robert 1952-

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Most widely held works by Robert Zemeckis
Back to the future by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

332 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 5,900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the mid-80's, and Marty McFly is your average 17-year-old slacker who happens to be friends with an inventor, Doc Brown. Doc's latest invention is a time machine, that ends up transporting Marty back to 1955 where he must bring his parents together so that he will exist when he gets back to his own time
Forrest Gump by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

284 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 12 languages and held by 5,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through three turbulent decades, Forrest rides a tide of events that whisks him from physical disability to football stardom, from Vietnam hero to shrimp tycoon, from White House honors to the arms of his one true love
The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg( Visual )

93 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 4,822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy longs to believe in Santa Claus, but he finds it quite difficult to do so. His family has a dogged insistence that all of it, from the North Pole, to the elves, to Santa himself, is all just a myth. This all changes, however, on Christmas Eve, when a mysterious train visits Billy in the middle of the night, promising to take him and a group of other lucky children to the North Pole for a visit with Santa. The train's conductor, along with the other passengers help turn Billy's crisis of faith into a journey of self-discovery
Cast away by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

185 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chuck Noland, a FedEx systems engineer, finds his by-the-clock existence transformed when a plane crash leaves him stranded alone on a remote Pacific island, struggling to survive, both physically and psychologically
Who framed Roger Rabbit by Bob Hoskins( Visual )

116 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1947 Hollywood Eddie Valiant is a down-on-his-luck detective who is hired to find out if Marvin Acme is playing hanky-panky with Jessica Rabbit, wife of Maroon Cartoon superstar Roger Rabbit. When Acme is found murdered all fingers point to Roger who enlists Eddie's help to find the real killer
Flight by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

65 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A seasoned airline pilot miraculously crash lands his plane after a mid-air catastrophe, saving nearly every soul on board. After the crash, Whip is hailed as a hero, but as more is learned, more questions than answers arise as to who or what was really at fault and what really happened on the plane
Contact by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

114 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 2,645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astronomer Dr. Ellie Arroway (Foster) receives an encrypted message, apparently from a solar system many light-years away
Beowulf by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

75 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is not your high school teacher's Old English epic poem, but something palpably of this century. In the age of heroes comes the mightiest warrior of them all, Beowulf, to aid King Hrothgar by slaying the monster Grendel. The troubled Danish kingdom has been bedeviled by the demon for years, but in killing him, Beowulf incurs the undying wrath of the beast's ruthlessly seductive mother. After killing her, Beowulf returns to the castle and becomes king. Years pass, and all seems well. Is the age of demons finally over? Before he dies, however, Beowulf must face his past weakness and expiate his sins--if his kingdom is to survive
Disney's a Christmas carol by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

51 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ebenezer Scrooge begins the Christmas holiday with his usual miserly contempt, barking at his faithful clerk and his cheery nephew. But when the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Yet to Come take him on an eye-opening journey revealing truths Old Scrooge is reluctant to face, he must open his heart to undo years of ill will before it's too late. Includes featurettes, and deleted scenes
Romancing the stone by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

65 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romance writer, seeking her kidnapped sister in South America, experiences the adventures of a story-book heroine when aided by a rugged jungle hunter
Allied by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

29 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of intelligence officer Max Vatan, who in 1942 North Africa encounters French Resistance fighter Marianne Beausejour on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Reunited in London, their relationship is threatened by the extreme pressures of the war
The walk by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

45 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1974, Philippe Petit assembled a team to help him achieve his dream of walking between the World Trade Center towers
What lies beneath by Sarah Kernochan( Visual )

40 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Claire Spencer begins seeing ghostly images and hearing mysterious voices in her home, her husband Norman suspects it is just her imagination, until the images turn real. Together they uncover the truth
Mars needs moms by Simon Wells( Visual )

11 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy named Milo gains a deeper appreciation for his mom after Martians come to Earth to take her away
Back to the future : the complete trilogy( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Back to the Future part III: Doc Brown has decided to live in the Old West of the 1880's. But when he's in danger of meeting an untimely end, Marty travels back into the past to rescue him. Doc is so smitten by a schoolteacher that he's become distracted. Now, it's up to Marty to keep Doc out of trouble, get the DeLorean running, and put the past, present and future on track
Gothika by Mathieu Kassovitz( Visual )

23 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A criminal psychologist is accused of the murder of her husband, a charge she is unable to defend herself against due to her deteriorating sanity
The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anything is possible with a little laughter and a lot of heart in this incredible true story of an extraordinary woman who raised 10 kids on 25 words or less. Academy Award nominee Julianne Moore stars as Evelyn Ryan, a devoted housewife and mother, who uses her knack for words to win thousands of dollars in jingle contests to keep her family together. Also starring Academy Award nominee Woody Harrelson, this witty and engaging comedy celebrates the power of a winning spirit."
1941 by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

32 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This zany comedy spectacular from Steven Spielberg is set in Los Angeles just days after the attack on Pearl Harbor when the fear of a Japanese invasion threw the city into a state of pandemonium
Death Becomes Her by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

32 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dark comedy about greed, vanity, sex, immortality, life--and death
The films of Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Zemeckis began making films with an 8mm camera while still in high school. He made his directorial debut in 1978 with I wanna hold your hand, and has since directed films such as Romancing the stone, Back to the future, Who framed Roger Rabbit, Death becomes her, Forrest Gump, Contact, What lies beneath, and Cast away. This film contains interviews with the director and reminiscences by actors and actresses who have worked with Zemeckis. Includes filmography, awards, and Weblink
 
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Who framed Roger Rabbit
Alternative Names
Lee Zemeckis, Robert 1951-

Robert Zemeckis Amerikaans filmregisseur

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Роберт Земекіс

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저메키스, 로버트 1952-

저멕키스, 로버트 1952-

제메키스, 로버트 1952-

제멕키스, 로버트 1952-

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罗伯特·泽米吉斯

羅勃·辛密克斯

羅拔·湛米基斯

羅拔湛米基斯

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