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Schumacher, Joel 1939-

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Most widely held works about Joel Schumacher
 
Most widely held works by Joel Schumacher
The Phantom of the Opera by Andrew Lloyd Webber( Visual )

112 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a disfigured musical genius (Gerard Butler) who haunts the catacombs beneath the Paris Opera House, waging a reign of terror over its occupants. As he falls in love with the beautiful young soprano, Christine (Emmy Rossum), the Phantom emerges from the shadows and devotes himself to creating a new star for the Opera, exerting a strange sense of control over the young soprano as he nurtures her extraordinary talents
A time to kill by John Grisham( Visual )

71 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A murder trial brings a small Mississippi town's racial tensions to the flashpoint. Amid a frenzy of activist marches, Klan terror, media clamor and brutal riots, an unseasoned but idealistic young attorney mounts a stirring courtroom battle for justice
[Batman] forever by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

110 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

DA Harvey Dent is hideously scarred down one side, by an acid attack. The result is 2 personalities and 2 faces. Ideal qualifications for a politician you might think, but Two-face's only policy is vengeance on Batman. He teams up with Edward Nygma, a technical wizard who invents a brain-sucking TV and adopts the alto-ego of The Riddler. MEANWHILE ... in the circus, Dick Grayson witnesses his acrobat family plummet earthwards and get a taste for sawdust. Two-face is to blame but Dick trades his anger for a rubber suit and becomes Robin. Two bad guys, two good guys and 8 personas
The client by John Grisham( Visual )

110 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 1,869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two lawyers face off when an 11-year-old is torn between what he knows and what he can never reveal about a Mob murder
Batman & Robin by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

99 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 1,811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Batman, Robin, and Batgirl protect Gotham City against Mr. Freeze and Poison Ivy
The lost boys by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

66 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young teen thinks his town of Santa Cruz is infested with vampires, and becomes convinced of it when his own brother starts turning into one. Includes a commentary with director Joel Schumacher; featurettes; deleted scenes; and much more
House of cards( Visual )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season one of the Netflix original series House of Cards. Frank Underwood is a cunning career politician. Zoe Barnes is an ambitious young journalist. Together they forge a partnership that trades powerful secrets for political access, and so much more
Falling down by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

94 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a troubled man, Bill Foster, who has a mental breakdown and embarks upon an increasingly violent crime spree across Los Angeles. A police detective, Sgt. Prendergast, who is working his last day before retiring, is the only one who correctly pieces together the clues. Prendergast races to find and arrest Foster before the dangerous and unpredictable man reaches his destination: his ex-wife and young daughter
Phone booth by Larry Cohen( Visual )

60 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stu Shepard, a self-centered New York City publicist, suddenly finds himself on the deadly end of a high-powered rifle scope when he picks up a ringing payphone and the man on the other end tells him that he's going to kill him if he hangs up
The Wiz by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

38 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern African-American version of The wizard of Oz, based on the Broadway show. Dorothy is a shy Harlem kindergarten teacher who is transported to the land of Oz during a blizzard. There she meets up with assorted characters who accompany her on her journey down the yellow brick road
Tigerland by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

60 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just released from the base stockade, recruit Roland Bozz joins a platoon of young soldiers preparing to ship out to Vietnam. His independence and outright defiance draw fire from his own men as well as commanding officers. But when the platoon is sent to Tigerland, a hellish training ground, Bozz's leadership and loyalty bring his men together, triggering extraordinary consequences
Sparkle( Visual )

17 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1960s, Sparkle and her two sisters form a singing group and dream of becoming stars beyond the affluent Detroit suburb where they come from, and where they are already well-known. But as the sisters become more famous, the close-knit nature of their family begins to fall apart. Features the late Whitney Houston's final screen performance
The number 23 by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

40 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Sparrow receives a book for his birthday from his wife, Agatha. The first words he reads changes his once placid existence into a whirlpool of psychological torture and mayhem. The book is a chilling murder mystery that seems to mirror Walter's life in dark and uncontrollable ways. The book's main character is a brooding detective named Fingerling who seems to copy Walter's own history. As the book comes to life, Walter becomes fascinated by the most frightening part of it - Fingerling's dark obsession with the number 23. Walter soon starts to see the number everywhere in his own life and becomes haunted by the fact that he is damned to commit the same horrific crime as Fingerling. Now Walter is on a dangerous quest to understand the mysteries of the book. If he can unlock the dark power of the number 23, he may just be able to change his future
St. Elmo's fire by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

40 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Seven friends, recent college graduates, are searching fro a place in 'the real world' as they face the issues of career and commitment."--Back cover
Flatliners by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

58 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ambitious, charismatic medical student persuades two classmates to take part in an experiment to determine if there is life after death. Their horror begins when they realize that although they've come back alive, they haven't come back alone
Veronica Guerin by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

58 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on real-life events, the film tells the story of Dublin journalist Veronica Guerin, a relentless crime reporter for The Sunday Independent during the early '90s. In 1994, Guerin--who had previously been reporting corporate corruption and church scandals--turned her attention to Ireland's increasing drug problem. Her investigations, however, brought her to the attention of Dublin's crime underworld; the deeper she dug, the more danger she found herself in. Guerin's violent murder in 1996 led to a revision of Ireland's laws and the creation of the Criminal Assets Bureau, allowing the government to seize dealer assets. After Guerin's death and the resultant investigations and arrests, drug crimes in Ireland dropped by fifty percent
Trespass by Nicolas Cage( Visual )

36 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A husband and wife are kidnapped by extornionists and held for ransom. As the situation gets worse and the pressure gets higher, they begin to uncover a web of deceit and betrayal
Dying young by Marti Leimbach( Visual )

27 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy leukemia victim hires a spirited, unschooled beauty as his caretaker
Bad company by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

28 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CIA agents Oakes and Pope are trying to purchase a suitcase-sized nuclear bomb from a Russian black marketer. Just as the partners discover that another bidder exists, they are ambushed and Pope is killed trying to protect Oakes. Now Oakes needs to recruit Pope's long lost twin brother, Jake, so that the deal can commence in ten days time. Offered a sizable payday, Jake agrees to undergo the vigorous training to impersonate his brother and helps Oakes to remove the nuclear threat. Meanwhile, the assassin of the real Pope sends another cadre of killers after the agent he believes is still alive
8MM : Eight millimeter by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

39 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Welles is a surveillance expert on the rise. He's living the American dream with a wife, Amy, infant daughter and a house in the suburbs of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. After the completion of an assignment for a U.S. Senator, Welles is summoned to the house of a recently deceased captain of industry. His widow, in settling his estate, has discovered an 8MM film in her late husband's private safe. The silent short depicts the apparent murder of a young woman by a large masked figure
 
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A time to kill[Batman] foreverThe clientBatman & RobinThe lost boysFalling downThe number 23St. Elmo's fireFlatliners
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Joel Schumacher American film director

Joel Schumacher Amerikaans filmregisseur

Joel Schumacher amerikai filmrendező

Joel Schumacher amerykański reżyser, scenarzysta i producent filmowy

Joel Schumacher cinéaste américain

Joel Schumacher director de cine estadounidense

Joel Schumacher director de cinema estatunidenc

Joel Schumacher regista, sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Joel Schumacher regizor de film american

Joel Schumacher US-amerikanischer Regisseur, Drehbuchautor und Produzent

Joel Schumacher usona reĝisoro

Schumacher, Joel

Джоел Шумахер

Джоэл Шумахер

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ג'ואל שומאכר

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جوئل شوماخر فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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슈마허, 조엘 1939-

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シューマーカー, ジョエル

シュマッカー, ジョエル

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