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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 )

98 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a disfigured musical genius who haunts the catacombs beneath the Paris Opera, waging a reign of terror over its occupants. When he falls fatally in love with Christine, the Phantom 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 )

65 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A murder trial brings a small Mississippi town's racial tension 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 )

102 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Batman must battle Two-Face and The Riddler with help of an amourous psychologist and a young circus acrobat who becomes his sidekick, Robin
Batman & Robin by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

90 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 1,785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

57 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,529 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 )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television mini-series from the USA. Political drama. With his wife's help, a Congressman gets revenge on those who betrayed him, including the President and members of Cabinet
Falling down by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

91 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,392 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 )

57 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,319 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 )

31 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothy is a 24-year-old Manhattan kindergarten teacher who is whisked away from her inner-city neighborhood via a snowstorm to the mysterious land of Oz. Oz is a sprawling, decaying, nightmarish, and dangerous megalopolis that resembles the physical characteristics of New York City
Tigerland by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

55 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,118 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 )

16 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,084 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 )

36 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Sparrow is an amiable dog-catcher who on his birthday gets bitten by a dog, making him late to pick up his wife. She browses in a bookstore, finding a blood-red-covered novel. The book is a murder mystery with numerology that loops constantly around the number 23. The story captivates Walter and he begins to dream about it. He notices aspects of his life that can be rendered by '23.' He searches for the author and stays in the hotel (in room 23) where events in the novel took place. He begins to believe this is no novel, but about him and his family. His wife and son try to help him. Slowly, with danger to himself and to his family, he closes in on the truth
St. Elmo's fire by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

36 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 907 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
Veronica Guerin by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

57 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 863 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
Flatliners by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

52 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 836 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
Trespass by Qiao shu ma ke( Visual )

33 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 815 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 Joel Schumacher( Visual )

26 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy leukemia victim hires a spirited, unschooled beauty as his caretaker
8MM : Eight millimeter by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

42 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 610 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
The films of Joel Schumacher by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through in-depth interviews, behind the scenes footage and clips from his films, Joel Schumacher talks about the ideas, influences, motivations, struggles and successes behind his work
 
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Alternative Names
Joel Schumacher American hack 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

Schumacher, Joel

Джоел Шумахер

Джоэл Шумахер

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ג'ואל שומאכר

ג'ואל שומאכר במאי קולנוע אמריקאי

جوئل شوماخر فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

جويل شوماخر مخرج أفلام أمريكي

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ჯოელ შუმახერი

슈마허, 조엘 1939-

조엘 슈마허

シューマーカー, ジョエル

シュマッカー, ジョエル

ジョエル・シュマッカー

乔·舒马赫

祖爾舒麥加

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