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Silvestri, Alan

Overview
Works: 666 works in 2,567 publications in 11 languages and 75,945 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Children's films  Science fiction films  Animated films  Juvenile works  Fantasy films  Superhero films 
Roles: Composer, Author, Conductor, Performer, Musician, Actor, Instrumentalist, Lyricist, Scenarist, Recording engineer, Contributor, Creator, Arranger, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Alan Silvestri
 
Most widely held works by Alan Silvestri
The Polar Express by Tom Hanks( Visual )

36 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 4,337 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
Forrest Gump by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

95 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forrest Gump is a low-intelligence man who has good intentions. He struggles through childhood with his best and only friend Jenny. His mama teaches him the ways of life and leaves him to choose his destiny. Forrest joins the army and heads off to Vietnam where he becomes friends with Dan and Bubba. He wins medals, starts a table tennis craze, creates a famous shrimp fishing fleet, inspires people to jog, create the smiley, writes bumper stickers and songs, and meets the president several times. However this has little meaning to Forrest, as he can only think of his childhood sweetheart Jenny. In the end, all he wants to prove is that anyone can love anyone
Stuart Little by Rob Minkoff( Visual )

33 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Little family adopts an spunky boy named Stuart who looks a lot like a mouse. Mr. and Mrs. Little adore their new son, but their older son George isn't so sure what to make of his new brother and devises a plan to get Stuart out of the house. As Stuart embarks on adventures including his nemesis, Snowbell the Cat, he learns the true meaning of family, loyalty, and friendship
Back to the future by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

91 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,041 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
Marvel's The Avengers by Joss Whedon( Visual )

26 editions published in 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick Fury of S.H.I.E.L.D. brings together a team of superhumans to form The Avengers to help save the Earth from Loki and his army
Night at the Museum by Ben Stiller( Visual )

39 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Museum of Natural History is closed for renovations, the museum pieces are moved into federal storage at the famous Smithsonian Institution. It houses the world's largest museum complex with more than 136 million items in its collections. These range from the plane Amelia Earhart flew on her non-stop solo flight across the Atlantic and Al Capone's rap sheet and mug shot to Dorothy's ruby slippers. From Fonzie's leather jacket to Archie Bunker's lounge chair. After stealing a security guard's ID badge, Larry Daley slips into the Archives of the Smithsonian, where Kahmunrah, an evil Pharaoh, comes to life with the reestablishing of The Tablet as a magical force in the museum. It brings the old exhibits and new exhibits to life, and in conflict with each other. Larry enlists the help of Amelia Earheart
Captain America the first avenger by Chris Evans( Visual )

33 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

March, 1942. 90-pound weakling Steve Rogers doggedly attempts to enlist in the army, only to be repeatedly classified 4F. Rogers' determination and decency come to the attention of Dr. Abraham Erskine of the Strategic Scientific Reserve. Rogers is the first test subject for Erskine's super-soldier serum, which transforms him utterly. When the program is abruptly ended, Rogers becomes Captain America--touring America to sell war bonds. On a USO tour in Europe, Rogers steals the first opportunity to demonstrate his worth by tangling with Johann Schmidt, a.k.a. the Red Skull, head of Hydra, Hitler's occult research and development unit. Schmidt has discovered the tesseract cube, an enormously powerful relic of Norse mythology through which he seeks to conquer the world. Assisted by Colonel Chester Phillips, Peggy Carter, weapons contractor Howard Stark, childhood friend Bucky Barnes, and Dum Dum Doogan and his howling commandos, Steve Rogers becomes more than a propaganda tool, emerging as the true Captain America
Flight by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

20 editions published in 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Airline pilot Whip Whitaker ... miraculously lands his plane after a mid-air catastrophe. But even as he's being hailed for his heroic efforts, questions arise as to who or what was really at fault"--Container
Cast away by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

49 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a plane crash that kills the crew, a FedEx system engineer finds himself stranded on a desert island
Lilo & Stitch by Walt Disney( Visual )

36 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The result of an illegal experiment in genetic mutation, Experiment #626, is so horrifyingly hostile that it's been locked up by its inventors. It escapes to Earth where Lilo, a young Hawaiian girl, mistakes it for a strange dog, adopts it, and renames it Stitch. As Stitch becomes part of Lilo's unusual family life Lilo's innocence and the aloha spirit of the Islands confuse and ultimately civilize the creature
The Mummy Returns by Stephen Sommers( Visual )

33 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This supernatural sequel finds Rick O'Connell and his now-wife Evelyn trying to protect their son from various nasty undead creatures including the half-arachnid, half-man Scorpion King
Back to the future part III by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

34 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marty visits 2015 to straighten out the future of the McFly family, but Biff Tannen steals the time machine and with it a book that allows his young self to amass a gambling fortune, which has significant consequences to the present. To correct the problems, Marty and Doc must return to 1955 to retrieve the book
Who framed Roger Rabbit by Bob Hoskins( Visual )

36 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It's 1947 Hollywood. Eddie Valiant ... a down-on-his-luck detective, is hired to find proof that Marvin Acme, gag factory mogul and owner of Toontown, is playing hanky-panky with femme fatale Jessica Rabbit, wife of Maroon Cartoon superstar, Roger Rabbit. When Acme is found murdered, all fingers point to Roger, who begs the Toon-hating Valiant to find the real evildoer"--Container
Disney's a Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Visual )

18 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"...high-flying, heartwarming adventure for the whole family, starring Jim Carrey. When three ghosts take penny-pinching Scrooge on an eye-opening journey, he discovers the true meaning of Christmas"--Container
The Croods by Emma Stone( Visual )

10 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Croods is a prehistoric comedy adventure that follows the world's first family as they embark on a journey of a lifetime when the cave that has always shielded them from danger is destroyed. Traveling across a spectacular landscape, the Croods discover an incredible new world filled with fantastic creatures, and their outlook is changed forever
Lara Croft, Tomb Raider by Simon West( Visual )

24 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archaeologist and explorer extrodinaire Lara Croft journeys to a temple, in Greece, sunken underwater that leads to a sphere that contains the mythical Pandora's Box, only to have it stolen from her by Chen Lo, the leader of a Chinese crime syndicate, who's in league with a villain named Reiss who wants to use the Box as a doomsday weapon. Facing her greatest challenges yet, the intrepid tomb raider pursues Lo, in order to get her hands back on Pandora's Box, and fulfill the desire of the Queen
Maid in Manhattan by Jennifer (Star) Lopez( Visual )

20 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A struggling single mom takes a job as a chambermaid at a luxury hotel in New York. She meets and falls in love with a sauve and sophisticated heir to an American political dynasty, who mistakes her for a society woman. When her real identity is revealed, the reality about their separate lives sets in
Red 2 by Dean Parisot( Visual )

14 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Retired black-ops CIA agent Frank Moses ... reunites his unlikely team of elite operatives for a global quest to track down a missing portable nuclear device"--Container
The wild by Walt Disney( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sampson is a lion on display at a zoo in New York City's Central Park, and he holds court over all the other animals, including Nigel, a testy koala bear; Larry, a dumb but well-meaning snake; Kazar, a wildebeest with a passion for choreography; Bridget, a bright but cynical giraffe; and Benny, a squirrel who is good friends with Sampson and is trying to romance Bridget without much success. Ryan is the pride and joy of Sampson's life and he becomes devastated when one day Ryan is crated up and sent away to another zoo. Sampson is desperate to find his boy, and with the help of his pals he escapes the zoo and sets out on a rescue mission. However, midtown Manhattan is unfamiliar territory for Sampson and the other zoo animals, and they have a hard time adjusting to the concrete canyons of the Big Apple
What women want by Nancy Meyers( Visual )

32 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cocky, chauvinistic advertising executive magically acquires the ability to hear what women are thinking
 
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Alan Selvestri

Alan Silvesti

Alan Silvestri Amerikaans componist

Alan Silvestri compositeur américain

Alan Silvestri Compositor estadounidense

Alan Silvestri compositore statunitense

Alan Silvestri kompozytor amerykański

Alan Silvestri US-amerikanischer Komponist

Alan Sylvestri

Silvestri

Silvestri, Alan Anthony.

Silvestri, Alan Anthony 1950-

The Mummy Returns

Алан Сильвестри американский композитор

Алан Сільвестрі

Сильвестри, Алан

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الان سلفستري

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