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Petersen, Wolfgang

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Most widely held works about Wolfgang Petersen
Most widely held works by Wolfgang Petersen
The perfect storm by George Clooney( Visual )

58 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sword-fishing boat Andrea Gail and crews attempting to rescue her struggle against a powerful North Atlantic storm
Das Boot by Wolfgang Petersen( Visual )

57 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of young German soldiers aboard a u-boat during WWII
The NeverEnding story by Wolfgang Petersen( Visual )

32 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A troubled ten-year-old boy dives into a wondrous fantasy world through the pages of a mysterious book
Poseidon by Paul Gallico( Visual )

54 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's New Year's Eve on the Poseidon, a luxury ocean liner. Partying voyagers toast the future, but that future comes in the form of a 150-foot rogue wave that flips the cruise ship over. Now, as the struggle for survival begins, the passengers must rely on each other as they seek safety through water, flames and wreckage of an upside-down world
In the line of fire by Wolfgang Petersen( Visual )

76 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Horrigan, a veteran Secret Service agent haunted by his failure to protect JFK from assassination gets a chance to redeem himself when a brilliant psychopath threatens to kill the current president and take Horrigan with him
Outbreak by Wolfgang Petersen( Visual )

64 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... Dustin Hoffman plays Sam Daniels, a take-charge army virologist trying to stave off global biological meltdown. A rare killer virus from the jungles of Zaire has taken hold in a California community. Its mortality rate is 100%. And some say the only way to stop its spread is to firebomb the town and everyone in it."--Back of container
Air Force One by Harrison Ford( Visual )

43 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El presidente de los EE.UU. regresa de un viaje oficial a Rusia a bordo de un Air Force One. Un grupo terrorista ruso se apodera del avión y toma como rehenes a la familia y miembros del equipo presidencial
Bicentennial man by Robin Williams( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and French and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about an android "household appliance" robot who just wants to be a regular guy
Enemy mine by Wolfgang Petersen( Visual )

17 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this visually stunning sci-fi adventure, two warriors engage in a savage, futuristic war between Earth and the planet Dracon, crash-land on a desolate, fiery planet. At first, the human (Dennis Quaid) and his reptilian, alien opponent (Louis Gossett, Jr.) are intent on destroying each other. But after battling the elements and each other, the two stranded pilots gradually realize that the only way either of them will survive is to overcome their undying hatred
Shattered( Visual )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A disfigured amnesic struggles to reconstruct his life, and is haunted by nightmarish and erotic memories which lead him to a shocking and horrifying truth
Children's fantasy : the secret garden, 5 children & it, the witches, the neverending story( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The neverending story, the Nothing threatens to destroy Fantasia and its Child-Empress and a young warrior sets out to save them. In The witches, a nine-year-old boy and his grandmother confront a witch who is planning to turn all of England's children into mice. In The secret garden, a young orphan named Mary is sent to live at the dark and foreboding English estate of her widowed uncle. She discovers a secret garden which was abandoned after a tragic accident. With the help of her crippled cousin Colin, and Dickon the country boy, her spirit is gradually reawakened as they bring the garden back to life. In Five children and it, four brothers and one sister discover a Psammead, or sand-fairy, in the gravel pit near the country house where they are staying, unaware of the misadventures its wish-granting will bring them
Alien nation : Enemy mine( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alien nation: Science fiction drama set in Los Angeles in the 1990's about a whole culture of aliens called "Newcomers" who land in the Mojave Desert and are allowed refuge by the U.S. government
L'histoire sans fin by Wolfgang Petersen( Visual )

21 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"L'histoire sans fin" 1984,91', réal. W. Petersen ..., "L'histoire sans fin 2" 1989,90', réal. G. Miller ... & "L'histoire sans fin 3 - Retour à Fantasia" 1994,95', réal. P. McDonald
Die konsequenz = The consequence by Wolfgang Petersen( Visual )

4 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in German and Undetermined and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Martin has been sent to jail for having had sex with a minor. While there he meets 15 year old Thomas, the son of one of the prison staff. Thomas immediately develops a deep crush on Martin. Once released, the two move in together and attempt to start a new life. But society will not let them."--Container
WWII box set( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of three World War II movies
Das Boot( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in German and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of life in a German U-boat during World War II
Die unendliche Geschichte( Visual )

18 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Nothing threatens to destroy Fantasia and its Child-Empress and a young warrior sets out to save them
La Historia interminable The Neverending story( Visual )

15 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Escondido en el desván de su colegio, Bastian lee La historia interminable, libro que relata la destrucción del Reino de Fantasía. A medida que lee, Bastian se da cuenta de que la salvación de Fantasía depende de que él consiga entrar dentro del libro
4 film favorites( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three kings (1999): American soldiers in Iraq at the end of the Gulf War become determined to steal a huge cache of gold reputed to be hidden somewhere near their desert base. Finding a map they believe will take them to the gold, they embark on a journey that leads to unexpected discoveries and ultimately, enables them to rise to a heroic challenge
Ich liebe die grossen Geschichten : vom "Tatort" bis nach Hollywood by Wolfgang Petersen( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in German and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Petersen, Wolfgang 1941-

Petersen, Wolfgang John 1941-

Peterson, Wolfgang

Peterson, Wolfgang, cinéaste

Wolfgang Petersen director de cine de Alemania

Wolfgang Petersen Duits filmregisseur

Wolfgang Petersen German film director

Wolfgang Petersen regista e sceneggiatore tedesco

Wolfgang Petersen tysk filminstruktør

Wolfgang Petersen tysk filmregissör

Βόλφγκανγκ Πήτερσεν Γερμανός σκηνοθέτης

Волфганг Петерсен

Вольфганг Петерсен

Петерсен, Вольфганг

וולפגנג פטרסן

ولفغانغ بيترسن

ولفگانگ پترسن تهیه‌کننده و کارگردان آلمانی

ভোলফগাং পেটারসেন

วูล์ฟกัง ปีเตอร์เซน

볼프강 페테젠

페터슨, 볼프강 1941-


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