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Howard, James Newton

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Most widely held works by James Newton Howard
The hunger games by Francis Lawrence( Visual )

85 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 9,917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a future where the Capitol selects a boy and girl from the twelve districts to fight to the death on live television. Katniss Everdeen volunteers to take her younger sister's place for the latest match
The Dark Knight by Christian Bale( Visual )

108 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 8,031 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 Peter Jackson( Visual )

60 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 3,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young and beautiful actress Ann Darrow is from the world of 1930s vaudeville, who is down on her luck. She meets Carl Denham, an over-ambitious filmmaker, who brings her on an exploratory expedition to Skull Island where she finds compassion and the true meaning of humanity with an ape named 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 which ultimately leads to catastrophe, including the man who falls in love with Ann and plays an unlikely hero by trying to save her from Kong and her destiny
Maleficent by Robert Stromberg( Visual )

18 editions published in 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,560 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
The great debaters by Denzel Washington( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filme acerca de la educación y el racismo en los Estados Unidos de la primera mitad del siglo XX. Inspirada en una historia real, cuenta la iniciativa de Melvin B. Tolson (Denzel Washington), un brillante intelectual y profesor afroamericano del Wiley College de Texas, para llevar a sus estudiantes a un gran campeonato de debates. En 1935, el profesor Tolson motivó a sus estudiantes también afroamericanos a formar el primer grupo de debate que participó en los campeonatos nacionales que se celebraron en Harvard
The Sixth Sense by Michael Mann( Visual )

48 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Child psychologist Malcolm Crowe (Bruce Willis) is shot by a former patient, who then kills himself. Feeling responsible for the death, Crowe sees a chance to assuage his guilt by helping the troubled young Cole Sear (Haley Joel Osment), who claims to be haunted by ghosts. As the bond between the doctor and his charge grows, Crowe becomes more and more estranged from his wife, who he suspects of having an affair. This psychological drama features one of Hollywood's most celebrated twist endings
Hidalgo by José Clemente Orozco( Visual )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 2,341 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
Atlantis, the lost empire by Gary Trousdale( Visual )

26 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,174 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 )

50 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,052 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
Michael Clayton by Tony Gilroy( Visual )

32 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,987 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
Charlie Wilson's war by Mike Nichols( Visual )

25 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early 1980s, Charlie Wilson was best known as a womanizing US congressional representative from Texas. He seemed to be in the minor leagues, except for the fact that he was a member of two major foreign policy and covert-ops committees. However, once Charlie is prodded by his major conservative supporter, Joanne Herring, Wilson learns about the plight of the people who are suffering from the effects of the brutal Soviet occupation of Afghanistan. With the help of a maverick CIA agent, Gust Avrakotos, Wilson dedicates his canny political efforts to supply the Afghan mujahideen with the weapons and support needed to defeat the Soviet Union. Ultimately, Charlie learns that while military victory can be obtained, there are other consequences and prices to that fight that are ignored to everyone's sorrow. Based on a true story
The village by M. Night Shyamalan( Visual )

22 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A truce kept between the inhabitants of a small community in Pennsylvania, circa 1890, and the creatures that live in the woods surrounding it is threatened when a young man is determined to explore beyond the boundaries of the village
Water for Elephants by George Nolfi( Visual )

18 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Against all odds, a veterinary student and a beautiful circus performer from a bygone era meet and fall in love through their shared compassion for a special elephant. But their secret romance incurs the wrath of her dangerously volatile husband. Bonus features included
Pretty woman by J. F Lawton( Visual )

36 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A corporate raider pays a gorgeous hooker to be his escort for a business week in Beverly Hills ... and then falls for her. Fifteenth anniversary special edition packed with all-new, never-before-seen bonus features
Defiance by Edward Zwick( Visual )

25 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The deep forests of Poland and Belorussia are the domain of the occupying Germans during World War II. The three Bielski brothers go into the forests to undertake the impossible task of foraging for food, weapons and survival, not just for themselves but for a large mass of Polish Jews fleeing from the German war machine. The brothers, living with the fear of discovery, must contend with neighboring Soviet partisans and deciding whom to trust. They take on the responsibility of guardians and motivate hundreds of women, men, children and elderly to join their fight against the Nazi regime while hiding in makeshift homes in the dark, cold, unforgiving forest. At the same time, the brothers turn a band of war defectors into powerful freedom fighters. Based on true events
My best friend's wedding by P. J Hogan( Visual )

40 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friends from college make a pact to marry each other if they are not married by 28. When Michael gets engaged, Julianne will stop at nothing to stop the wedding
Concussion( Visual )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatic thriller based on the incredible true David vs. Goliath story of American immigrant Dr. Bennet Omalu, the brilliant forensic neuropathologist who made the first discovery of CTE, a football-related brain trauma, in a pro player and fought for the truth to be known. Omalu's emotional quest puts him at dangerous odds with one of the most powerful - and beloved - institutions in the world
Nanny McPhee returns by Emma Thompson( Visual )

39 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In stifling Edwardian London, Wendy Darling mesmerizes her brothers every night with bedtime tales of swordplay, swashbuckler skills and the ever fearsome Captain Hook. But the children become real heroes of an even greater story when Peter Pan flies into their nursery one night and takes them on a journey over moonlit rooftops to the lush jungles of Neverland. Wendy and her brothers join Peter and the Lost Boys in an exhilarating life, free of grown-up rules. Eventually facing the inevitable showdown with Captain Hook and his bloodthirsty pirates
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The Dark Knight
Alternative Names
Howard, James N. 1951-

Howard, James Newton 1951-

James Newton Howard Amerikaans componist

James Newton Howard amerikansk komponist

James Newton Howard amerikansk kompositör

James Newton Howard compositeur américain

James Newton Howard compositore statunitense

James Newton Howard US-amerikanischer Komponist und Musikproduzent

Newton Howard, James

Newton Howard, James 1951-

Newton, James Howard 1951-

Newton, James, musicien

Джеймс Ньютон Говард

Джеймс Ньютон Ховард

Джеймс Нютън Хауърд

Хауард, Джеймс Ньютон 1951-

Զեյմս Նյուտոն Հովարդ

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

하워드, 제임스 뉴턴 1951-




King KongCollateralPretty womanNanny McPhee returns