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Howard, Ron 1954-

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American graffiti by George Lucas( Visual )

106 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four teenagers come of age on their last summer night before college in 1962
A beautiful mind by Ron Howard( Visual )

66 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 3,733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic biography of John Nash, a mathematical genius, who made an astonishing discovery early in his career and stood on the brink of international acclaim. But the handsome and arrogant Nash soon found himself on a painful and harrowing journey of self-discovery. After many years of struggle, he eventually triumphed over his schizophrenia, and finally, late in life, received the Nobel Prize
The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown( Visual )

96 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 3,482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When respected American religious symbology expert Dr. Robert Langdon(Hanks) is summoned to the Louvre by the French version of the FBI, led by Captain Bezu Fache(Reno), he soon discovered that he is the #1 suspect for the murder of a historian Langdon had been scheduled to meet with. Assisted by a French cryptographer and government agent named Sophie(Tautou), Langdon is challenged to decipher a chain of cryptic codes and puzzles, all the while trying to stay ahead of Fache's lawmen in a chase through the Louvre, and out into the Parisian cityscape, and finally across the channel to England. Can Langdon and Sophie decipher the nature of a secret dating back to Leonardo Da Vinci and earlier before those responsible for the historian's murder add them to their hit list.?
Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch stole Christmas by Seuss( Visual )

63 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 3,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why is the Grinch such a grouch? No one seems to know, until little Cindy Lou Who takes matters into her own hands and turns both Whoville and the Grinch's world upside down, inside out ... and funny side up in her search for the true meaning of Christmas
Cinderella Man by Russell Crowe( Visual )

59 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Great Depression, an everyday common-man hero, James J. Braddock was to become one of the most surprising sports legends in history. With the Depression going strong in the early 1930s, the impoverished ex-boxer was seemingly as broken-down and out-of-luck as the rest of the America. Driven by love and determination, he returned to the ring. He did not have much of a shot, but James was fueled by something beyond mere competition. He kept winning and suddenly, the ordinary working man became an icon who carried the hopes and dreams of the disenfranchised on his shoulders. Eventually, he rose through the ranks and went on to fight the heavyweight champ, the unstoppable Max Baer
Angels & demons by Dan Brown( Visual )

59 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon discovers evidence of the resurgence of the most powerful underground organization in history, the Illuminati. Upon learning of an unstoppable terrorist act against the Vatican, Langdon travels to Rome and joins forces with Italian scientist Vittoria Vetra and together they will follow the 400-year-old Path of Illumination that leads to the Vatican's only chance for survival
Apollo 13 by Jim Lovell( Visual )

37 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Stranded 205,000 miles from Earth in a crippled spacecraft, astronauts Jim Lovell, Fred Haise, and Jack Swigert fight a desperate battle to survive. Meanwhile, at Mission Control, astronaut Ken Mattingly, flight director Gene Kranz and a heroic ground crew race against time, and the odds, to bring them home"--Container
Frost/Nixon by Ron Howard( Visual )

47 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Nixon is the disgraced president with a legacy to save. David Frost is a jet-setting television personality with a name to make. This is the legendary battle between the two men and the historic encounter that changed both their lives. For three years after resigning from office, Nixon remained silent. But in the summer of 1977, the steely, cunning former commander-in-chief agreed to sit for one all-inclusive interview to confront the questions of his time in office and the Watergate scandal that ended his presidency. Everyone is surprised that Nixon would select Frost as his televised confessor, intending to easily outfox the breezy British showman and secure a place in the hearts and minds of Americans (as well as a $600,000 fee). Likewise, Frost's team harbors doubts that their boss will be able to hold his own. But as cameras roll, a charged battle of wits results
Changeling by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

21 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working-class suburb Los Angeles, 1928. Christine says goodbye to her son, Walter, and departs for work. Arriving home, Christine discovers that Walter is nowhere to be found. Christine launches a desperate search for her son. Then, a boy claiming to be Christine's son appears out of thin air. Knowing the boy is not hers, Christine invites the child to stay in her home. Christine cannot accept the injustice being pushed upon her and continues to challenge the Los Angeles police force at every turn. The police slander Christine and paint her as an unfit mother. Christine challenges the system and the only person willing to aid her in her search is benevolent local activist Reverend Briegleb
The music man by Meredith Willson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 2,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A con man in the guise of a traveling salesman gets off the train in River City, Iowa. He convinces the town to finance a children's marching band instead of a pool hall
Rush by Ron Howard( Visual )

45 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the golden age of Formula One racing in the 1970s, Rush is based on the true story of a spectacular sporting rivalry between English playboy James Hunt, and his structured, intelligent opponent, Austrian driver Niki Lauda
In the Heart of the Sea( Visual )

25 editions published in 2016 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the winter of 1820, the New England whaling ship Essex was assaulted by something no one could believe: a whale of mammoth size and will, and an almost human sense of vengeance. The real-life maritime disaster would inspire Herman Melville's Moby-Dick. But that told only half the story. This story reveals the encounter's harrowing aftermath, as the ship's surviving crew is pushed to their limits and forced to do the unthinkable to stay alive
The missing by Brian Grazer( Visual )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maggie is a young plainswoman raising her two daughters in the desolate wilderness of New Mexico. When daughter Lily is kidnapped by a dark-hooded phantom with shape-shifting powers, Maggie's long-estranged father offers to help find her. Though stunned by his return, Maggie knows she must swallow both hurt and pride if she is ever to see Lily again. Unaware of the frightening events that lurk in the distance, father and daughter set out to track down the fiend that took Lily. But lying in wait is horror so unspeakable it will change them all forever
Far and away by Ron Howard( Visual )

18 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and held by 1,551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman star in this critically-acclaimed romantic adventure from director Ron Howard. This breathtaking epic opens on the west coast of Ireland, 1892. Joseph Donelly (Tom Cruise), a poor tenant farmer, is determined to bring justice to an oppressive landlord. Instead, he finds himself accompanying the landlord's daughter, Shannon (Nicole Kidman), to America in a quest for land. Arriving in Boston, Joseph finds a place for them to live while proving a natural at bare-fisted boxing. But his triumph is short-lived as he and Shannon are thrown out into the bitter cold. Joseph sets off for work on the railroad, until a passing wagon train reminds him of his original goal to possess his own land. Preparing to stake his claim in the new territory, he runs into Shannon who is unhappily reunited with her former fiance. In the excitement of the Oklahoma land rush, they realize their dreams of land and life together in this satisfying grand-scale adventure that WNCN Radio calls "Ron Howard's best film - a wondrous epic"!
The Alamo by Mark Johnson( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story of the historic 1836 battle in the Texan War of Independence. Facing 4,000 Mexican troops, 186 Texan soldiers and volunteers - including William Travis, Davy Crockett, and Jim Bowie - retreat within the walls of the Alamo, a Franciscan mission that was converted into a military fort. Once inside, the men prepare themselves for what will be a bloody battle to the death. U.S. General Sam Houston leads the charge from the outside. The Texans held the fort for 13 days under siege by General Santa Anna
The shootist by Don Siegel( Visual )

31 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A terminally ill gunfighter seeks to retire quietly but is embroiled in one last battle
The dilemma( Visual )

30 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ronny's world is turned upside down when he inadvertently sees something he should not have and makes it his mission to get answers. As the amateur investigation dissolves his world into comic mayhem, he learns that his best friend Nick has a few secrets of his own. Now, Ronny must decide what will happen if he reveals the truth
Willow by Ron Howard( Visual )

46 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When young Willow Ufgood finds an abandoned baby girl, he learns she is destined to end the reign of the wicked Queen Bavmorda. In order to protect the child, Willow must team up with a rogue swordsman and overcome the forces of darkness in the ultimate battle of good versus evil
Splash by Ron Howard( Visual )

32 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a workaholic who thinks he will never find love and the mermaid who comes ashore to find him and prove him wrong
In the shadow of the Moon by David Sington( Visual )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of NASA's Apollo program and the lunar landings by American astronauts made between 1968 and 1972. Features rare archival footage and interviews with surviving astronauts
 
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Howard, R. 1954-

Howard, R. W. 1954-

Howard, Ron

Howard, Ronald 1954-

Howard, Ronald W. 1954-

Howard, Ronald William

Howard, Ronald William 1954-

Howard, Ronnie 1954-

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Ron Howard actor, director y productor de cine estadounidense

Ron Howard Amerikaans acteur

Ron Howard amerikai filmrendező, színész, forgatókönyvíró, producer

Ron Howard amerykański reżyser filmowy, aktor

Ron Howard ator, cineasta e produtor de cinema norte-americano

Ron Howard cinéaste américain

Ron Howard pemeran dan sutradara dari Amerika Serikat

Ron Howard regista, sceneggiatore e attore statunitense

Ron Howard US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Regisseur und Filmproduzent

Ron Howard Usona aktoro kaj reĝisoro

Ronald Howard

Ronaldus Howard

Ronnie Howard

Rons Hovards

Ρον Χάουαρντ

Рон Говард

Рон Хауърд

Рон Ховард

Рон Ховард американский кинематографист

Ховард, Рон 1954-

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ران هاوارد تهیه‌کننده، صداپیشه، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

رون هوارد

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론 하워드

하워드, 론 1954-

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朗·霍華

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The Da Vinci CodeDr. Seuss' How the Grinch stole ChristmasCinderella ManAngels & demonsFar and awayThe shootistRon Howard : from Mayberry to the moon-- and beyond