WorldCat Identities

Howard, James Newton

Overview
Works: 1,050 works in 3,033 publications in 10 languages and 107,580 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  Romance films  Melodrama  Biographical films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Composer, Author, Musician, Conductor, Performer, Actor, Instrumentalist, Creator, Contributor, Scenarist, Singer, Director, Typographer, Lyricist, Compiler, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about James Newton Howard
 
Most widely held works by James Newton Howard
The dark knight by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

39 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The follow-up to 'Batman Begins' ... With the help of Lt. Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batham sets out to destroy organized crime in Gotham for good. The triumvirate proves effective. But soon the three find themselves prey to a rising criminal mastermind knows as The Joker, who thrusts Gotham into anarchy and forces Batman closer to crossing the fine line between hero and vigilante ..."--Container notes
Batman begins by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

41 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a boy a young Bruce Wayne watched in horror as his millionaire parents were slain in front of his eyes. This trauma led him to become obsessed with revenge. After disappearing to the East where he seeks counsel with a ninja cult leader, he returns to his now decaying Gotham City. The City is now overrun by organized crime and dangerous individuals manipulating the system. The discovery of a cave under his mansion, and a prototype armoured suit leads him to take on a new persona. He becomes Batman and strikes fear into the hearts of men who do wrong. With the help of rising cop Jim Gordon, Batman sets out to take down the various criminal schemes that have been set in motion by individuals such as mafia don Falcone, the twisted doctor/drug dealer Jonathan 'The Scarecrow' Crane, and a mysterious third party that is quite familiar with Wayne and waiting to strike when the time is right
King Kong by Merian C Cooper( Visual )

55 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 3,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young and beautiful actress Ann Darrow, from the world of 1930s vaudeville, is down on her luck. She meets Carl Denham, an over-ambitious filmmaker, who brings her on an exploratory expedition to a remote island where she finds compassion and the true meaning of humanity with an ape, Kong. Together, beauty and beast finally meet their fate in New York, where the filmmaker has taken and displayed the ape in the quest of finding his fame by using commercial exploitation. This ultimately leads to catastrophe, including for the man who falls in love with Ann and tries to save her from Kong and her destiny
The hunger games by Gary Ross( Visual )

12 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 2,965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette : "Chaque année, dans les ruines de ce qui était autrefois l'Amérique du Nord, le Capitole oblige chacun de ses douze districts à envoyer un garçon et une fille - les "Tributs"--Concourir aux Hunger Games. Katniss, 16 ans, se porte volontaire pour prendre la place de sa jeune soeur dans la compétition et doit affronter des adversaires surentraînés qui se sont préparés toute leur vie. Pour espérer revenir un jour chez elle, Katniss va devoir, une fois dans l'arène, faire des choix impossibles entre la survie et son humanité, entre la vie et l'amour ..."
The great debaters( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 2,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the journey of Professor Melvin Tolson, a debate team coach who turns a group of underdog students from a small African-American college into a historically elite debate team. Inspired by a true story
The sixth sense by M. Night Shyamalan( Visual )

26 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A noted child psychologist attempts to help a frightened 8 year-old boy who is experiencing terrifying visions of the dead
Hidalgo by Joe Johnston( Visual )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1890's Frank T. Hopkins, a former U.S. Cavalry dispatch rider who is haunted by memories of what he saw at the battle of Wounded Knee, and his mustang Hidalgo, are performing in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, billed as the greatest horse and rider the West has ever known. This leads them to be invited to run in the 3,000 mile endurance race across the Middle Eastern desert, the Ocean of Fire, by one of the leading Arabian Sheiks. The race soon becomes not only a matter of pride and honor for Frank, but a race for his very survival as he and his horse attempt the impossible
Peter Pan by P. J Hogan( Visual )

26 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Pan and Tinkerbell give three children the ability to fly. When they join Peter Pan in Neverland, they all band together to lead the Lost Boys in a battle against Captain Hook
Signs by Mel Gibson( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 2,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Bucks County, Pennsylvania, a five-hundred-foot crop circle is found on the farm of Graham Hess, the town's reverend. The circles cause a media frenzy and test Hess's faith as he journeys to find out the truth behind the crop circles
Maleficent by Robert Stromberg( Visual )

10 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 2,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uit wraak omdat de koning haar verraden heeft, spreekt feeënkoningin Maleficent een vloek uit over het pasgeboren prinsesje Aurora. Vanaf ca. 12 jaar
Atlantis, the lost empire by Kirk Wise( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 2,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hidden deep below the ocean surface is one of the greatest mysteries of all time--the Lost City of Atlantis. Join the world's most highly qualified crew of experts led by "adventure capitalist" Commander Rourke (Garner) and Milo Thatch (Fox), a linguist who knows the ancient Antlantean language, as they board the incredible 1,000-foot submarine, the Ulysses, and head deep into the mysteries of the sea, hoping to reveal the secrets of Atlantis
Collateral by Michael Mann( Visual )

41 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max is a cab driver. For twelve years, faces have come and gone from his rear-view mirror: people and places he has long since forgotten--until tonight. When a drug cartel learns of their impending indictment by a federal grand jury, they mount an operation to identify and kill the key witness. Vincent is a contract killer. He has one night in L.A.--and five bodies are supposed to fall. Vincent hijacks Max and his cab, making Max collateral--an expendable person who is in the wrong place at the wrong time. Through the night, Vincent forces Max to drive him to each assigned destination, as the L.A.P.D. and F.B.I. race to intercept them. Max and Vincent become dependent on each other, in ways neither would have imagined
The Hunger Games( Visual )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After their victory in the 74th Hunger Games, Katniss and Peeta have inspired rebellions across the districts, making them enemies to the Capitol
Michael Clayton by Tony Gilroy( Visual )

29 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avocat dans l'un des plus grands cabinets de New-York, Michael Clayton arrange discrètement les affaires embarrassantes de ses clients. On lui confie le dossier douteux d'une puissante firme agrochimique. Lorsqu'il découvre que cette multinationale sans scrupules est prête à faire des millions de victimes pour s'enrichir, il ne peut plus échapper au choix qui s'impose à lui : étouffer la vérité ou la faire éclater, au péril de sa vie
The village by M. Night Shyamalan( Visual )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Une petite communauté isolée vit dans la terrifiante certitude qu'une race de créatures mythiques peuple les bois entourant leur village. Cette force maléfique est si menaçante que personne n'ose s'aventurer au-delà des dernières maisons, et encore moins pénétrer dans les bois... Malgré les avertissements, le jeune Lucius Hunt, un garçon aussi curieux qu'entêté, est bien décidé à aller voir ce qui se cache par-delà des limites
Charlie Wilson's war by Mike Nichols( Visual )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : "Cette incroyable histoire mais vraie met en scène un député excentrique et amoureux des petits plaisirs de la vie, une mondaine richissime, fervente anti-communiste, et un agent de la CIA expert en conspiration. Ensemble, ils vont mettre sur pied la plus grande opération secrète de l'Histoire."
Water for elephants by Sara Gruen( Visual )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Pattinson and Reese Witherspoon star in this drama based on the historical novel by Sara Gruen, following the adventures of a young vet working in a travelling circus during America's Great Depression in the 1930s. After his parents are killed in a car accident, promising Ivy League student Jacob Jankowski (Pattinson) suffers an emotional breakdown and runs away before graduating, eventually finding work as a vet with the down-at-heel Benzini Brothers circus. There he meets a host of colourful characters including tyrannical animal trainer August (Christoph Waltz) and his beautiful wife Marlena (Witherspoon)
Treasure planet by Ron Clements( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and Hungarian and held by 1,848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jim is a young man who grew up reading tales of pirates and adventures on the high seas, and longs for similar excitement in his own life. One day a dying man hands him a map and gives him a warning. Upon careful examination, Jim realizes the map charts the course to Treasure Planet, a distant world where hundreds of space pirates have stashed their loot. Jim is certain this is the adventure he's been dreaming of and sets out to find the fabled Treasure Planet
Pretty woman by Garry Marshall( Visual )

32 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corporate mogul hires a prostitute to be his companion for a week
Mona Lisa smile by Mike Newell( Visual )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 1,820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commitment-shy Jules Potter has four days to steal back her best friend Michael before he marries someone else
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.12 (from 0.07 for The Hunger ... to 0.76 for James Newt ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The dark knight
Alternative Names
Howard, James N. 1951-

Howard, James Newton 1951-...

James Newton Howard amerikansk komponist

James Newton Howard amerikansk kompositr

James Newton Howard compositeur amricain

James Newton Howard compositore statunitense

James Newton Howard US-amerikanischer Komponist und Musikproduzent

Newton Howard, James

Newton Howard, James 1951-

Newton, James Howard 1951-

Джеймс Ньютон Говард

Джеймс Ньютон Ховард

Джеймс Нютън Хауърд

Хауард, Джеймс Ньютон 1951-

ג'יימס ניוטון הווארד

הוורד, ג'ימס ניוטון

جيمس نيوتن هوارد

جیمز نیوتن هاوارد آهنگساز آمریکایی

ஜேம்ஸ் நியூட்டன் ஹவார்ட்

ჯეიმზ ნიუტონ ჰოვარდი

제임스 뉴턴 하워드

ジェームズ・ニュートン・ハワード

占士紐頓侯活

詹姆斯紐頓霍華

Languages
Covers
Batman beginsKing KongPeter PanCollateralPretty woman