WorldCat Identities

Ziskin, Laura

Overview
Works: 106 works in 402 publications in 9 languages and 19,210 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Superhero films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Biographical films  History 
Roles: Producer, Author, fmp, Bibliographic antecedent, pmn, Other, Production personnel, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Laura Ziskin
 
Most widely held works by Laura Ziskin
Spider-man 2 by Sam Raimi( Visual )

127 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 9,672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being bitten by a radioactive spider on a school field trip, Peter Parker finds himself gaining spider-like qualities. Adopting the name Spider-Man, Peter first uses his new skills to make money, but when an armed robber kills Peter's uncle, he swears to use his "spider-skills" to fight evil. Along the way he has to juggle a new job as a local reporter, and a budding romance with a beautiful former classmate, MJ
The amazing Spider-Man by Andrew Garfield( Visual )

31 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Parker finds a clue that might help him understand why his parents disappeared when he was young. His path puts him on a colllision course with Dr. Curt Connors, his father's former partner
The Butler by Lee Daniels( Visual )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by a true story, Cecil Gaines is a devoted husband, father, and White House butler who served eight Presidential administrations during the turbulent politics and civil rights battles of twentieth century America
What about Bob? by Frank Oz( Visual )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A therapist's stress-free vacation takes a humorous turn when his patient, who is suffering from separation anxiety from him, shows up at his lakeside retreat
To die for by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

18 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a small town in New Hampshire, a media sensation erupts over a murder case against Suzanne Stone. She is accused of persuading teenagers to kill her husband, Larry Maretto. Obsessed with becoming a TV personality, she views her husband's desire for children as an impediment to her career
The doctor by Touchstone Home Video( Visual )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a man who becomes an extraordinary surgeon once he experiences firsthand what it's like being on ordinary patient
Stealth by W. D Richter( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and Chinese and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry, Ben and Kara are hands down the world's best tactical fighter pilots. But a new member joins their team, a state-or-the-art, fully-automated, pilotless, super stealth warplane - inhuman and invincible. But once this stealth goes up it's never coming down, wreaking destruction in seconds across the globe, leaving the team with one last no-fail mission; to stop it - no matter what
Murphy's romance by Martin Ritt( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fields plays a gutsy divorced mother eager to make it as a horse trainer on a small desert rach. The last thing she expected to find in Eunice, Arizona was love
Hero by Stephen Frears( Visual )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ace reporter Gale Gayley, literally falls into the story of a lifetime when she's a passenger on an airplane that crashes into a Chicago bridge. In the smoke and darkness, she's saved by a rude, foul-mouthed ₁hero,₂ who promptly disappears into the night leaving only one shoe behind. When Gale's TV station offers a million dollars to the mystery hero, a gentle Vietnam vet appears to claim the prize and share it with the city's homeless
No way out by Roger Donaldson( Visual )

17 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a fit of rage, Secretary of Defense David Brice murders his mistress. To keep a lid on the scandal, Brice's loyal aide creates the perfect cover-up: he "invents" a more enticing killer -- a Russian spy -- and then enlists naval commander Tom Farrell to find him. But as a chilling twist of fate would have it, Farrell also has a strong connection to the victim ... and now all the clues he's been hired to uncover are leading straight to him! In a desperate race against time, Farrell's search for the killer is not only a matter of national security, but also a matter of saving his own hide."--Container
D.O.A.( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Time is running out for Dexter Cornell. He has just 24 hours to find out who poisoned him and why. In his bizarre and deadly search, everyone has a secret. Everyone is a suspect
Lee Daniels' the butler by Forest Whitaker( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by a true story about Cecil Gaines, a devoted husband, father, and White House butler who served eight Presidential administrations during the turbulent politics and civil rights battles of twentieth century America
The amazing spider-man 2 by Andrew Garfield( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Parker finds a clue that might help him understand why his parents disappeared when he was young. His path puts him on a collision course with Dr. Curt Connors, his father's former partner
Stealth ; Blue thunder( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stealth (ca. 121 min.): In the near future, the Navy develops a stealth fighter plane. On board piloting the jet is an artificial intelligence computer. The jet is placed on an aircraft carrier in the Pacific to learn combat maneuvers from the human pilots aboard. But when the computer develops a mind of its own, it's the humans who are charged with stopping it before it incites a war
Spider-Man ; Spider-Man 2 ; Spider-Man 3( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spider-Man 2: Though Peter Parker tries to leave his crime-fighting life behind him in order to live an ordinary one, a new danger in the form of Doc Ock, forces him to return as Spider-Man, to save the city and the woman he loves
The date night 4-movie collection : Murphy's romance ; Places in the heart ; Steel magnolias ; My best friend's wedding( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murphy's romance: In an endearing comic love story, a gutsy divorced mother eager to make it as a horse trainer on a small desert ranch is courted by the town's most eligible widower and her ne'er-do-well ex-husband. Places in the heart: It's the 1930's in Waxahachie, Texas. Against this Depression-torn background unforgettable characters meet and collide. Its emotionally gripping story centers around Edna Spalding (Sally Fields) and her unending struggle against extraordinary hardships. Steel magnolias: A hilarious and heartwarming story of life, love and loss in a small Louisiana Parish. At the center of the group is Shelby (Roberts), newly married and joyfully pregnant, despite the fact that her diabetes could make childbirth life-threatening. Terrified and angry at the possibility of losing her only daughter, M'Lynn (Field) looks to her four closest friends for strength and laughter as she battles her deepest fears of death in order to join Shelby in celebrating the miracle of new life. My best friend's wedding: Commitment-shy Jules Potter has four days to steal back her best friend Michael before he marries someone else
Spider-Man : the High Definition trilogy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spider-Man 3: New York City is in the midst of Spider-mania. Peter Parker finally has the girl of his dreams. Just when it seems like things can't get any better, Spider-Man must fight the most terrifying trio of villains - the deadly Sandman, the New Goblin, and Venom - as well as the enemy within himself
Hero : a novel by Leonore Fleischer( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and Dutch and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bernie Laplante is having a rough time. He's divorced, his ex-wife hates him and has custody of their son, the cops are setting a trap for him, then to top it all, he loses a shoe whilst rescuing passengers of a crashed jet. Being a thief who is down on his luck, Bernie takes advantage of the crash, but then someone else claims credit for the rescue.--Rob Hartill
Spider-Man : the motion picture DVD trilogy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spider-Man 2: Though Peter Parker tries to leave his crime-fighting life behind him in order to live an ordinary one, a new danger in the form of Doc Ock, forces him to return as Spider-Man, to save the city and the woman he loves
What about Bob? (1991) : shooting script by Laura Ziskin( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Laura Ziskin Amerikaans filmproducent (1950-2011)

Laura Ziskin Amerikaans filmproducente (1950-2011)

Laura Ziskin producteur de cinéma américain

Laura Ziskin produttore cinematografico statunitense

Laura Ziskin US-amerikanische Filmproduzentin

Ziskin, Laura Ellen 1950-2011

Лора Зискин

Лора Зіскін

Լորա Զիսկին

لورا زیسکین تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی

로라 지스킨

ローラ・ジスキン

劳拉·泽斯金

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