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Kamen, Michael

Overview
Works: 817 works in 2,629 publications in 7 languages and 41,162 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Animated films  Police films  Comedy films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Fantasy films 
Roles: Composer, Conductor, Author, Instrumentalist, Arranger, Performer, Musician, Production personnel, Other, Contributor, Adapter, Singer, Lyricist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michael Kamen
Band of Brothers by Phil Alden Robinson( Visual )

37 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Easy Company, 506th Regiment of the 101st Airborne Division, U.S. Army, an elite rifle company that parachuted into France early on D-Day morning, fought in the Battle of the Bulge, captured Hitler's Eagle's Nest at Berchtesgaden, and suffered heavy casualties. Also includes a documentary about the soldiers in Easy Company
Brazil by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

81 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brazil is a surrealistic nightmare vision of a 'perfect' future where technology reigns supreme. Everyone is monitored by a secret government agency that forbids love to interfere with efficiency. When a daydreaming bureaucrat becomes unwittingly involved with an underground superhero and a beautiful mystery woman, he becomes the tragic victim of his own romantic illusions
The iron giant by Bo de bu lai de( Visual )

27 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hogarth Hughes just rescued an enormous robot that fell from the stars to Earth. Now young Hogarth has one very big friend and an even bigger problem: how do you keep a 50-foot-tall, steel-eating giant a secret?
Open range by Kevin Costner( Visual )

40 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boss Spearman, a rugged old-timer, free grazes cattle. He and Charley have been partners for ten years. The pair and their employees, Mose and Buttons, are driving their cattle across the West. Mose is attacked and thrown in jail during a visit to a town. The local cattle rancher, Baxter, wants the free grazers off his land and when Boss and Charley retrieve Mose, they are warned that they have until the next day to be out of the area. Charley confesses his past as a killer during the Civil War and strikes up a tentative romance with Sue, the sister of the town doctor
Mr. Holland's Opus by Michael Kamen( Visual )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and German and held by 1,577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musician resorts to teaching for financial security and discovers his own gift is teaching
Die hard by John McTiernan( Visual )

75 editions published between 1988 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 1,504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Christmas Eve a team of terrorists has seized a building in L.A. and taken hostages. A New York cop, in town to spend the holidays with his estranged wife, is the only hope for the people held by the cunning and savage criminals
What dreams may come by Vincent Ward( Visual )

38 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four years after Chris and Annie Nielsen lose their children in a traffic accident, Chris himself is killed and finds himself reunited with his children in a beautiful and astonishing afterlife, but Annie commits suicide in despair and is banished to a very different realm. Chris risks his own eternal happiness to find Annie and rescue her from her fate
Frequency by New Line Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

19 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a once-in-a-lifetime phenomenon of nature opens a mysterious channel to the past, John is stunned to discover that he is able to communicate with his dad who has been dead for 30 years. But by changing the past, they set in motion a string of brutal, unsolved murders. Now father and son must fight to find a way to stop the crime that could destroy the future for both of them
101 Dalmatians by Walt Disney( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 1,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A non-animated remake of Disney's puppy tale about the cruel Cruella de Vil who tries to capture Dalmatians Pongo and Perdy's puppies for a new fur coat
Die hard 2 : die harder by Renny Harlin( Visual )

20 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John McClane is off-duty on Christmas Eve in the nation's capital when a team of terrorists, in town to rescue a drug lord from justice, has taken over a major international airport, holding thousands of travelers hostage. Amidst a blinding blizzard, McClane must race against time to defeat the terrorists and their murderous leader while also contending with an inept airport police chief, the stubborn head of the Army's anti-terrorist squad, and the knowledge that his wife is trapped in a plane desperately low on fuel, circling overhead
Robin Hood by Walt Disney( Visual )

37 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Robin Hood for the 90's, light years removed from the romantic vision of Errol Flynn ... but this gritty, pumped-up version can stand on its own. Rough, tough, and a rousing good time, with this version of the Sheriff of Nottingham a real surprise
X-Men by Bryan Singer( Visual )

59 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A war is brewing between those with special powers ("mutants") and the rest of humanity -- and the only ones who can save the humans from certain destruction are a special group of mutants - the "X-Men." (Based on the comic series)
First daughter by 20th Century Fox( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samantha Mackenzie is a sheltered young woman who has everything she could possibly wish for and lives in a beautiful white house. The White House, that is. Samantha just wants a normal college experience away from the influence of her parents. Only trouble is, her dad is the President of the United States. Nothing will stop her, so, under Secret Service surveillance and the nonstop glare of the media, Samantha meets and falls for a handsome college student who has a secret existence of his own
Lethal weapon 2 by Richard Donner( Visual )

19 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

LAPD officers Roger Murtaugh and Martin Riggs are back. They are chasing a bad guy in a red BMW and when the car crashes, several million dollars in South African Krugerands spill out of the trunk. After Murtaugh is ambushed in his home by a group of South African bay guys, they speculate that the vehicle they were chasing may be linked. Their captain assigns them to guard a witness in a drug case and soon finds out that he was dealing with South African diplomats who are hiding behind their diplomatic immunity to carry out cocaine smuggling. Riggs discovers that one of the consulate employees murderer of his wife. After the bad guys kill several fellow police officers, Riggs and Murtaugh exact angry, bloody revenge against the psychopathic drug-dealing diplomats
Licence to kill by John Glen( Visual )

34 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After attending the wedding of his friend CIA agent Felix Leiter and his bride Della, seductive British secret agent James Bond 007 disobeys orders and turns in his license to kill. Ruthless drug lord Franz Sanchez kills Della and tortures Felix, leaving him for dead. James sets off on a personal vendetta against the drug lord, and arrives in Mexico City. Helping James is CIA agent and pilot Pam Bouvier, Sanchez's sexy mistress Lupe Lamora and Bond's friend and fellow quartermaster 'Q.' Bond plays on both sides of the law, as he infiltrates his organization by bringing Sanchez down. James embarks on the ultimate confrontation and will not rest until he kills Sanchez and all those responsible for torturing Felix and murdering Della
Don Juan DeMarco by Jeremy Leven( Visual )

26 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic comedy about an aging psychiatrist and his patient, a young man who claims to be the legendary lover Don Juan
Adventures in babysitting by Chris Columbus( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Chris Parker agrees to babysit, she expects a night of TV, and boredom. But when her frantic friend calls and pleads to be rescued from a downtown Chicago bus station, Chris and the kids pack up and leave their safe suburban surroundings for the heart of the big city. It's a frighteningly funny expedition no one will forget!
Last action hero by John McTiernan( Visual )

33 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy's movie hero comes to life in this action film
Lethal weapon by Richard Donner( Visual )

16 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger Murtaugh just turned 50. He is an aging family man and sensible veteran LAPD police officer who is just trying to make it through the day unscathed. Martin Riggs is a suicidal loose cannon cop who doesn't care if he even lives to see the end of the day. For Roger, they are reluctantly thrown together to solve the mysterious murder of a banker's daughter. Along the way, the unlikely duo uncovers a dangerous ring of drug smugglers employing ex-military mercenaries. After a tragic turn of events, the mission becomes personal and the mismatched investigators must learn to trust one another as they wage a two-man war against a deadly criminal organization
Against the ropes by Charles S Dutton( Visual )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jackie Kallen is a sassy, brassy boxing manager-in-the-making determined to change "Lethal" Luther Shaw from a mere street punk into a world-class prizefighter. To help Shaw rise to the rank of number-one contender, Jackie coaxes veteran trainer Felix Reynolds out out retirement. Before they can all realize their dream of a championship bout, they must first learn what it takes to stand in each other's corner. Jackie Kallen becomes the first female to ever make a name for herself in this male-dominated sport
 
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Alternative Names
K-Men, Michael

K-Men Michael 1948-2003

Kamen, M.

Kamen, Michael A. 1948-2003

Kamen, Michael Arnold

Kamen, Michael Arnold 1948-2003

Michael Arnold Kamen

Michael Kaman

Michael Kamen

Michael Kamen Amerikaans componist (1948-2003)

Michael Kamen compositeur américain

Michael Kamen compositore, musicista e direttore d'orchestra statunitense

Michael Kamen músic estatunidenc

Michael Kamen músico estadounidense

Michael Kamen US-amerikanischer Komponist

Michael Kamen yhdysvaltalainen muusikko

Micheal Kamen

Μπιλ Κάμεν Αμερικανός μουσικοσυνθέτης

Кэймен, Майкл

Майкл Кеймен

Майкл Кэймен

Майкъл Кеймън

Մայքլ Քեյմեն

מייקל קאמן מוזיקאי אמריקאי

مايكل كامن

مايكل كامن موسيقي أمريكي

مایکل کیمن

მაიკლ კემენი

マイケル・ケイメン

邁克爾·凱曼

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