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Starkey, Steve

Overview
Works: 116 works in 419 publications in 7 languages and 23,844 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Animated films  Children's films  Biographical films  Romance films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Producer, Author, pmn
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Steve Starkey
 
Most widely held works by Steve Starkey
Forrest Gump by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

62 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story follows the life of low I.Q. Forrest Gump (Tom Hanks) and his meeting with the love of his life Jenny. The film chronicles his accidental experiences with some of the most important people and events in America from the late 1950's through the 1970's including a meeting with Elvis Presley, JFK, Lyndon Johnson, Richard Nixon, fighting in Vietnam, etc. The problem is, he doesn't realize the significance of his actions. Forrest comes to embody a generation
Cast away by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

56 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chuck Noland is a FedEx systems engineer whose personal and professional life are ruled by the clock. He has a girlfriend, Kelly, with whom he is deeply in love with and family he hardly sees. When work intrudes on Christmas Eve, Chuck has a quick gift exchange in the car and kisses Kelly goodbye. He boards a delivery plane going overseas which gets caught in a horrendous storm and crashes onto the shores of a deserted tropical island in the Pacific. First, frustration gets to him and then he realizes how little his chances are to ever get back to civilisation. After four long years, Chuck has learned very well how to survive on his own. He even has a way of predicting the weather with a self-made calendar. When Chuck finally sees his chance, he rafts out onto the ocean and fortunately is spotted. After a bittersweet welcome-back reception, Chuck finds Kelly has married another man. For four years, it was survival. Now Chuck is compelled to live
Beowulf by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

27 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,272 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 Charles Dickens( Visual )

20 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 2,045 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
Contact by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

25 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astronomer Dr. Ellie Arroway receives an encrypted message, apparently from a solar system many light-years away
Matchstick men by Ridley Scott( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neurotic con man Roy suffers from several emotional problems, including obsessive-compulsive disorder. He and his partner Frank swindle people out of money. Frank wants to pull a really big job, but Roy is too consumed with fear and panic attacks to join him. Only cigarettes and his trusty illegal prescription drugs seem to keep him going. When Roy finds himself in desperate need of more pills, he is forced to see legitimate psychotherapist Dr. Klein. Roy discovers he has a daughter from his previous marriage and Dr. Klein suggests Roy spend time with her
The walk by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

21 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,601 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
The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Evelyn Ryan. Offers a revealing study of the housewife's plight during the Eisenhower era, along with an inspiring tale of tenacity and survival against formidable odds. Evelyn is a cheerfully strong-willed mother of ten who compensates for the failings of her alcoholic husband by becoming the most successful "contester" in the country. Between the mid-1950s and the early '60s, Evelyn submitted cleverly worded poems, jingles, and slogans in corporate sponsored contests. Winning everything from palm trees and pogo-sticks to sports cars and cash, she somehow mangages to hold the financially desperate family together with happy smiles and a rock-solid defiance
What lies beneath by Sarah Kernochan( Visual )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It had been a year since Dr. Norman Spencer betrayed his beautiful wife Claire. But with Claire oblivious to the truth and the affair over. Norman's life and marriage seem perfect - so perfect that when Claire tells him of hearing mysterious voices and seeing a young woman's ghostly image in their home, he dismisses her mounting terror as delusion. However, as Claire moves closer to the truth, it becomes clear that this apparition will not be dismissed
Monster house by Gil Kenan( Visual )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animated comedy. Three teens discover that their neighbor's house is really a living, breathing, scary monster
Death Becomes Her by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some people will go to any lengths to stay young forever. But Madeline Ashton and her old friend and rival Helen Sharp are about to go too far
Allied( Visual )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 422 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
Forrest Gump( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 198 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
The art of the Polar Express by Mark Cotta Vaz( Book )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pictorial guide to the transformation of Chris Van Allsburg's children's book into a full-length, animated feature film
The art of Beowulf by Steve Starkey( Book )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om tilblivelsen Beowulf som film
Tom Hanks is Forrest Gump by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through three turbulent decades, Forrest rides a tide of events that whisks him from physical disablility to football stardom, from Vietnam hero to shrimp tycoon, from White House honors to the arms of his one true love
The polar express ; Dr. Seuss' how the grinch stole Christmas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inside Disney's a Christmas carol( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the art and ideas used to create Disney's movie version of the book
Disney's A Christmas carol by James Ponti( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ebenezer Scrooge has only a short time to see that there's more to life than money. Can the three spirits of Christmas thaw Scrooge's icy heart? Based on the stunning new movie, this classic holiday tale of redemption shows that even the coldest people may have a warm spark!"--Page 4 of cover
 
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