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Kamen, Michael

Overview
Works: 675 works in 2,149 publications in 8 languages and 34,932 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Animated films  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Children's films  Comedy films  Police films  Motion pictures 
Roles: Composer, Conductor, Author, Instrumentalist, Performer, Arranger, Musician, Production personnel, Contributor, Adapter, Other, 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 )

33 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Easy Company of the US Army Airbourne Paratrooper division and their mission in WWII France during Operation Overlord
Brazil by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

75 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this surrealistic nightmare vision of a "perfect" future where technology reigns supreme, a daydreaming bureaucrat who is involved with an underground superhero and a beautiful mysterious woman becomes the tragic victim of his own romantic illusions. This is the original 142 minute director's cut edition of the film assembled from both the European and American versions
The iron giant by Brad Bird( Visual )

29 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,314 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 )

35 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,072 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
101 Dalmatians by Stephen Herek( Visual )

18 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and French and held by 1,543 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
Mr. Holland's Opus by Michael Kamen( Visual )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 1,508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Dreyfuss stars as a 1960s musician and composer who uses jazz and rock'n'roll to inspire his music students. The film traces his career up to the modern day, and his aspiration to write a truly memorable piece of music, while also following his attempts to support his family and raise his deaf son
Lethal weapon by Richard Donner( Visual )

38 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,498 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
What dreams may come by Vincent Ward( Visual )

40 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,389 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
Die hard by John McTiernan( Visual )

98 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York detective John McClane has just arrived in Los Angeles to spend Christmas with his family. As he waits for his estranged wife's office Christmas party to break up, German terrorists occupy the building, and McClane wages a one-man war to stop them
Robin Hood by Walt Disney( Visual )

47 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,129 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, days of future past by Bryan Singer( Visual )

52 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the beginnings of professor Xavier's super-powered X-students. The battle focuses on their primary sinister foe, Magneto, who has his mutant minions at his side. A George Wallace-like senator launches a campaign against mutantkind which, of course, only complicates things for our heroes
Die hard 2 die harder by Renny Harlin( Visual )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a snowy Christmas Eve in Washington D.C., a team of terrorists has seized a major international airport, and now holds thousands of holiday travellers hostage. The terrorists, a renegade band of crack military commandos led by a murderous rogue officer, have come to rescue a drug lord from justice. They've prepared for every contingency - except John McClane, an off-duty cop seized by a feeling of deadly déjà vu
First daughter by Inc Twentieth Century-Fox Television( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,010 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
The Adventures of Baron Munchausen by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

31 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baron Munchausen attempts to free a besieged city from the hordes of the Ottoman Empire. Assisting him on his perilous journey is a highly-unusual servant and a feisty little girl named Sally
Don Juan DeMarco by Jeremy Leven( Visual )

26 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 914 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
Last action hero by John McTiernan( Visual )

25 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Danny Madigan is a big fan of Jack Slater, a larger-than-life action hero played by Arnold Schwarzenegger. When his best friend Nick, the projectionist, gives him a magic ticket to the new Jack Slater film, Danny is transported into Slater's world, where the good guys always win. One of Slater's enemies, Benedict the hitman, gets hold of the ticket and ends up in Danny's world, where he realises that if he can kill Schwarzenegger, Slater will be no more. Slater and Danny must stop him
Against the ropes by Charles S Dutton( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 681 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
Licence to kill by John Glen( Visual )

53 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 575 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
The cream of Clapton by Eric Clapton( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rock music./ Originally released Dec. 1966-Feb. 1981./ Compact disc./ Program and biographical notes by Ray Coleman ([12] p. : col. ports.) inserted in container./ Participants: Eric Clapton, vocals and guitar, with Cream (1st-5th tracks), Blind Faith (6th), Derek and the Dominos (10th-11th), and other unidentified musicians
Event Horizon by Paul Anderson( Visual )

24 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Event Horizon is the high-tech, pioneering research spacecraft that has mysteriously vanished, without a trace, on its maiden voyage seven years earlier. But a weak, persistnet signal from the long-missing craft prompts a rescue team to wing its way throught the galaxy on a bold rescue mission
 
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Band of Brothers
Alternative Names
K-Men, Michael

K-Men Michael 1948-2003

Kamen, Michael A. 1948-2003

Kamen, Michael Arnold

Kamen, Michael Arnold 1948-2003

Michael Kaman

Michael Kamen Amerikaans componist (1948-2003)

Michael Kamen compositeur américain

Michael Kamen compositore, musicista e direttore d'orchestra statunitense

Michael Kamen US-amerikanischer Komponist

Micheal Kamen

Кэймен, Майкл

Майкл Кеймен

Майкъл Кеймън

Մայքլ Քեյմեն

مايكل كامن

مایکل کیمن

მაიკლ კემენი

マイケル・ケイメン

邁克爾·凱曼

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BrazilThe iron giantLethal weaponWhat dreams may comeRobin HoodLast action heroEvent Horizon