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Williams, Robin 1951-2014

Overview
Works: 739 works in 3,961 publications in 12 languages and 115,482 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Animated films  Juvenile works  Musical films  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Producer, Interviewee, Director, Contributor, Artist, Other, Singer, Instrumentalist, Creator, Scenarist, Interviewer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Night at the museum by Ben Stiller( Visual )

131 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 8,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Larry Daley is a divorced father who can't seem to keep a job for more than a week. As a last resort, Larry applies for a job as a night shift security guard at the American Museum of Natural History. However, a seemingly easy job turns out to be an adventure when he finds that an ancient curse causes the "inhabitants" of the museum to come to life at night
Dead Poets Society by Peter Weir( Visual )

151 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 4,563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robin Williams portrays English professor John Keating, who, in an age of crew cuts, sport coats and cheerless conformity, inspires his students to live life to the fullest, exclaiming "Carpe Diem, lads! Seize the day. Make your lives extraordinary!" The charismatic teacher's emotionally charged challenge is met by his students with irrepressible enthusiasm-- changing their lives forever
Aladdin by Walt Disney( Visual )

82 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aladdin is an orphan living on the streets of the city of Agrabah, continually outwitting and avoiding local law enforcement. One day he meets a young girl--also hiding from the guards--who is actually Princess Jasmine, seeking to escape from a disagreement with her father the Sultan about her marriage. He gallantly conceals her, and promptly falls in love. Soon, the Grand Vizier Jafar divines that Aladdin represents the key to his plans, and tricks him into the mysterious Cave of Wonders. Aladdin finds an ornate lamp, and, accidentally comes face-to-face with a blue genie--ready and willing to grant him three wishes. Aladdin, with the help of his sidekicks--a monkey named Abu and a flying carpet--seeks to win Jasmine's hand, defeat the evil Jafar and his vicious parrot, Iago, and save Agrabah. At the conclusion of his adventures, Aladdin learns that he is a prince where it truly matters most--on the inside
Good Will Hunting by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

164 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young working-class genius is hauled back from the brink of self-destruction by a gifted counselor
Happy Feet by George Miller( Visual )

70 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emperor Penguins from Antarctica each express their true love with a special heartsong of their own that expresses their very being. However, the misfit Mumble cannot sing. Instead he has an extraordinary talent to tap dance with almost magical energy and expression. Nevertheless, the leadership of the colony fearfully blames the young penguin's unorthodox ways for the lean fishing that threatens them all. Defiant in the face of unjust rejection, Mumble and his true friends set out to find the true cause of the famine. Through the friends trials and perils, Mumble learns many things about his frozen world, not the least of which being that his toe tapping talent may be what he needs to save his people
Mrs. Doubtfire by Anne Fine( Visual )

135 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel Hillard is no ordinary father, so when he learns his ex-wife needs a housekeeper, he applies for the job. With the perfect wig, a little makeup and a dress for all occasions, he becomes Mrs. Doubtfire, a devoted British housekeeper who is hired on the spot. Free to be the "woman" he never knew he could be, the disguised Daniel creates a whole new life with his entire family
Jumanji by Chris Van Allsburg( Visual )

117 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 3,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Alan Parrish discovers a mysterious board game, he doesn't realise its unimaginable powers until he is magically transported into the untamed jungles of Jumanji! There he remains for 26 years until he is freed from the game's spell by two unsuspecting children. Now a grown man, Alan tries to outwit the game's powerful forces
Hamlet by Kenneth Branagh( Visual )

44 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 2,973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this first-ever full-text film of William Shakespeare's work, the Prince of Denmark, Hamlet, returns home to find his father murdered and his mother remarrying the murderer. Meanwhile, war is brewing
Hook by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

109 editions published between 1981 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high-flying adventure from the magic of Steven Spielberg, Hook stars Robin Williams as a grown-up Peter Pan and Dustin Hoffman as the infamous Captain Hook
Good morning, Vietnam by Barry Levinson( Visual )

60 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imported by the Army for an early morning radio show in Vietnam, disc jockey Adrian Cronauer blasts the formerly staid, sanitized airwaves with a constant barrage of rapid-fire humor and the hottest hits from back home. The G.I.'s love him, but the brass is up in arms
Robots by Chris Wedge( Visual )

43 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 2,717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's very much a nuts and bolts world in Robots - the new animated feature from the makers of Ice Age. Shifting their focus from that prehistoric period to a much more futuristic-looking one, they have come up with a sci-fi comedy adventure brimful of enjoyable characters voiced by a top-notch cast. Robots is the title - plain and simple - and robots (or b︣ots as they are called) are the stars - all kinds of weird and wonderful mechanical marvels
Patch Adams by Tom Shadyac( Visual )

88 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patch Adams is a doctor who doesn't look, act or think like other doctors. For Patch, humor is the best medicine, and he's willing to do just about anything to make his patients laugh-- even if it means risking his own career. Based on a true story
What dreams may come by Vincent Ward( Visual )

81 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chris Neilson dies to find himself in a heaven more amazing than he could have ever dreamed of. There is one thing missing: his wife. After he dies, his wife, Annie, kills herself and goes to hell. Chris decides to risk eternity in hades for the small chance that he will be able to bring her back to heaven
The Butler by Lee Daniels( Visual )

24 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,253 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
The birdcage by Mike Nichols( Visual )

80 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a middle-aged gay couple's comic encounter with a self-righteously straight and conservative family: Armand and Albert reluctantly accept young Val's intention to marry the daughter of a conservative Senator, but when the fiancee's family comes to visit, the whole household is turned upside down
The fisher king by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

62 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deejay who finds himself penniless is plucked from disaster by a homeless history professor, who lives in a fantasy world full of castles, Red Knights and damsels in distress. Together they begin a modern quest for redemption and the Holy Grail
Awakenings by Penny Marshall( Visual )

74 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Malcolm Sayer (Robin Williams) is a shy research physician who uses an experimental drug to "awaken" the catatonic victims of a rare disease. The awakening of the first patient proves a rebirth for the doctor, too, as the patient reveals life's simple but sweet pleasures to the introverted doctor. Encouraged by Leonard's stunning recovery, Sayer administers the drug to other patients
August Rush by Freddie Highmore( Visual )

33 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A charismatic young Irish guitarist and a sheltered young cellist have a chance encounter one magical night above New York's Washington Square. They are soon torn apart, leaving in their wake an infant, August Rush, orphaned by circumstance. Now performing on the streets of New York City and cared for by a mysterious stranger, August uses his remarkable musical talent to seek the parents from whom he was separated at birth
Happy feet two by George Miller( Visual )

48 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mumble's son Erik wants to be a singer instead of a dancer like his father, they have a falling out until a problem that threatens the entire penguin colony brings them together
RV by Robin Williams( Visual )

32 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 1,870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob is determined to combine work and pleasure. He rents a recreational motor home to drive his wife and kids on a scenic vacation to the Colorado Rockies. While trying to enjoy some much needed, quality time with his family, Bob is secretly preparing a presentation for a high-stakes corporate merger. Their dysfunctional road trip leads to repeated encounters with the perky Gornicke family. The Gornicke's don't appear to be too bright, but to Bob, they represent the familial togetherness that Bob was hoping to regain
 
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Fromage, Marty

Fromage, Marty 1951-2014

McLaurim Williams, Robin 1951-2014

Nim, Sudy 1951-2014

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Spelvin, George

Spelvin, George 1951-2014

Tutto, Ray D.

Tutto, Ray D. 1951-2014

Willaims, Robin 1951-2014

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Ρόμπιν Ουίλιαμς

Робин Вилијамс

Робин Уильямс американский актёр и комик

Робин Уилямз

Робин Уилямс

Робін Вільямс

Робін Ўільямз

Робін Уільямс

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וויליאמס, רובין 1951-2014

וילימס, רובין שחקן קולנוע

רובין ויליאמס

רובין ויליאמס שחקן אמריקאי

رابن ولیمز

رابین ویلیامز

روبن ويليامز

ڕۆبین ویلیامز

रॉबिन विलियम्स

রবিন উইলিয়ামস

ৰবীন ৱিলিয়ামছ

ਰੋਬਿਨ ਵਿਲੀਅਮਸ

ராபின் வில்லியம்ஸ்

റോബിൻ വില്യംസ്

โรบิน วิลเลียมส์

ရော်ဘင်ဝီလျံစ်

რობინ უილიამსი

로빈 윌리엄스

ウィリアムズ, ロビン

ロビン・ウィリアムズ

罗宾·威廉姆斯

羅賓·威廉斯

羅賓威廉斯

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