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Fri Mar 21 17:14:29 2014 UTClccn-no20020615030.00Il cacciatore di aquiloni /0.190.81Stefanie Schneider : stranger than paradise /84249203Marc_Forsterno20020615035808317lccn-n80148797Hoffman, Dustin1937-prfactlccn-n92021949Depp, Johnnyprfactlccn-n50000555Barrie, J. M.(James Matthew)1860-1937fast-1059202Peter Pan (Fictitious character)lccn-no98084452Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)lccn-n2008021118Abdalla, Khalid1980-prfactlccn-n2008021111Yeldham, Rebecca1976-lccn-no2007067042Leoni, Atossaactviaf-46960567Taghmaoui, Saïdprfactlccn-nr00020097Horberg, WilliamForster, Marc1969-DramaHistoryFilm adaptationsExhibition catalogsBiographyFilm and video adaptationsFictionThrillers (Motion pictures)Action and adventure filmsHumorMan-woman relationshipsEngland--LondonBarrie, J. M.--(James Matthew),Peter Pan (Fictitious character)ImaginationAfghanistanMale friendshipKitesBetrayalSocial classesBoysAfghanistan--KabulBond, James (Fictitious character)Great Britain.--MI6Great BritainAgents provocateursCriminal behaviorMurderRacismWomen novelistsAuditory hallucinationsZombiesUnited States.--Internal Revenue ServiceWriter's blockDeathSpiesHaiti--Port-au-PrinceBolivia--La PazAustria--BregenzItaly--SienaConspiraciesScandalsSurvivalEnglish-speaking countriesTheatersTheaterNever-Never Land (Imaginary place)Southern StatesDrug trafficSudanMissionariesChild soldiersItalyUnited StatesPsychologistsSuicide--PreventionVirus diseasesDeath row inmatesCalifornia--Los AngelesTriangles (Interpersonal relations)1969200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011201220131645896490791.4372PN1997.2ocn076945901ocn298354360ocn852257484ocn786325849ocn063112590ocn862725857ocn050076161ocn064446814ocn317899784ocn861739884ocn050076161ocn050238660ocn864526044ocn550543058ocn552280034ocn743163276ocn742829257ocn743162835ocn803019955ocn743163019ocn742794295ocn742930486ocn419639415ocn742794569ocn470002845ocn859670771320466ocn057246023visu20040.18Depp, JohnnyFinding NeverlandHistoryBiographyFictionDramaBiographical filmsFilm adaptationsWell-known playwright James M. Barrie finds his career at a crossroads when his latest play flops and doubters begin to question his future. Then by chance he meets a widow and her four adventurous boys. Together they form a friendship that ignites the imagination needed to produce Barrie's greatest work. Traverses both fantasy and everyday reality, melding the difficulties of adult life with the spellbinding allure and childlike innocence of the boy who never grows up280833ocn190847872visu20070.19Forster, MarcThe kite runnerHistoryDramaFilm and video adaptationsFilm adaptationsIn a divided country on the verge of war, two childhood friends, Amir and Hassan, are about to be torn apart forever. It's a glorious afternoon in Kabul and the skies are bursting with the exhilarating joy of a kite-fighting tournament. But in the aftermath of the day's victory, one boy's fearful act of betrayal will mark their lives forever and set in motion an epic quest for redemption. Now, after twenty years of living in America, Amir returns to a perilous Afghanistan under the Taliban's iron-fisted rule to face the secrets that still haunt him and take one last daring chance to set things right245868ocn298354360visu20080.18Foster, MarcQuantum of solaceDramaSpy filmsFilm adaptationsAction and adventure filmsJames Bond filmsThrillers (Motion pictures)Is there solace in revenge? Reeling from the events of Casino Royale, 007 is determined to find out who was pulling the strings. Bond pursues the agents of an assassination attempt on "M," and all those roads lead to Dominic Greene, a world-renowned developer of green technology. MI-6, upset by Bond's investigative methods, denounces him. So Bond must call in favors and partner up with the mysterious and feisty Camille, a woman with a mission of her own. Bond follows the trail that begins in Italy, with stops in Haiti, Austria, Panama, and finally to Bolivia, while "M" wonders if she can trust Bond, or if vengeance possesses him203771ocn049231789visu20010.20Forster, MarcMonster's ballDramaFilm adaptationsHank and Leticia inhabit stark, queasy realities of the contemporary South, he as a death row corrections officer and she as the soon-to-be widow of an inmate whose execution Hank helps conduct. In the aftermath of the execution, both lose their children to tragic deaths and they form an unlikely bond+-+6327624306193228ocn076945901visu20060.19Stranger than fictionDramaHarold Crick - IRS auditor, milquetoast, and poster child for obsessive-compulsive disorder - wakes one morning to hear a woman's voice in his bathroom, narrating his life as he is living it, subsequently announcing his imminent death. This is a big problem, since Harold has a burning crush on Ana, his latest audit case. Searching for the source of the voice, he turns to literary theory-spewing professor Jules Hilburt, who eventually discovers that talented but troubled novelist Karen Eiffel is writing Harold--he is the central character of her new novel, "Death and Taxes." The question is: will Harold's story end as a comedy, or a tragedy?+-+1125739796191019ocn852257484visu20130.18Forster, MarcWorld War ZHumorDramaFilm adaptationsFormer United Nations investigator Gerry Lane travels the globe in an effort to eliminate the zombie pandemic that is endangering the existence of humanity79018ocn786325849visu20110.15Machine gun preacherHistoryBiographyFictionDramaSam Childers is a drug-dealing criminal who undergoes an astonishing spiritual transformation and makes a life-changing decision to travel to war-torn East Africa. After witnessing unspeakable horrors faced by innocent children, he vows to save them at any cost, including his own safety. Childers begins waging a relentless battle against the territory's renegade militia, leading harrowing missions behind enemy lines to rescue kidnapped orphans and restore peace to their lives and eventually his own47018ocn063112590visu20050.17Forster, MarcStayDramaHenry, a college student, plans to kill himself in three days, unless psychologist Sam can save him. After his first encounter with Henry, Sam finds he's losing his own grip on reality, as he is thrust into a nightmarish place between life and death2024ocn062314670visu20050.17SueñoDramaAnthony comes to Los Angeles from Mexico to pursue his dream of becoming a singer. While chasing his dream he finds himself in relationships with two different women, his neighbor and a young veterinary student+-+3814949596324923ocn064098246book20060.81Blume, EugenStefanie Schneider : stranger than paradiseExhibition catalogs+-+K602620228712ocn076961136book20060.35Helm, ZachStranger than fiction : the shooting scriptDrama+-+7502952006695ocn050076161visu20000.21Forgash, AdamEverything put togetherDramaA chilling tale of the American Dream unraveling that examines the choices people make when faced with tragedy. In a quiet suburban community where every driveway has a minivan, every backyard has a swing set and every neighbor feels safe, something no one is prepared for happens481ocn223416723visu20070.17Monster's ball "O"DramaFilm adaptationsMonster's ball: Hank, an embittered prison guard working on Death Row, begins an affair with Leticia, the wife of a man under his watch on the Row293ocn060835803visu20050.24Finding Neverland Voyage au pays imaginaireDramaWell-known playwright James M. Barrie finds his career at a crossroads when his latest play flops and doubters begin to question his future. Then by chance he meets a widow and her four adventurous boys. Together they form a friendship that ignites the imagination needed to produce Barrie's greatest work. Traverses both fantasy and everyday reality, melding the difficulties of adult life with the spellbinding allure and childlike innocence of the boy who never grows up263ocn799776828visu2008Il cacciatore di aquiloniKabul 1978. Amir è figlio di Baba, un uomo facoltoso di etnia Pashtun. Il suo migliore amico è Hassan, figlio del servitore di casa e appartenente alla inferiore etnia degli Hazara. Entrambi amano molto far volare gli aquiloni per i quali sono previste gare che coinvolgono molti ragazzi della città. Il vincitore è chi riesce a far restare il proprio aquilone in volo per ultimo dopo che tutti gli altri hanno avuto il filo tranciato. Amir, che ha ritrovato la stima di suo padre proprio in seguito alla vittoria (insieme ad Hassan) nella gara più importante di lì a poco assiste (senza avere il coraggio di intervenire) alla sodomizzazione di Hassan da parte di un terzetto di ragazzi ricchi e razzisti. Da quel momento si porterà dentro un senso di colpa che lo allontanerà dall'amico che vede come denuncia vivente della sua vigliaccheria. Finché un giorno, trasferitosi negli Stati Uniti e divenuto scrittore di successo, gli giungerà una telefonata. (Mymovies)242ocn827977018visu20120.16Craig, Daniel007 Daniel Craig Casino royale ; Quantum of solaceDramaFilm adaptationsNewly-promoted British Secret Service agent James Bond is sent on his first mission to find and destroy Le Chiffre, a financier who funds the world's terrorist organizations; fighting the urge to seek revenge for the death of a friend, James Bond seeks out the mysterious organization known as "Quantum" to destroy them before they can take control of an important natural resource244ocn315495765visu20030.31Monster's ball zwei Welten - eine Liebe243ocn494528450visu20080.31Forster, MarcThe kite runner Les cerfs-volants de KaboulDramaFilm adaptationsAfghanistan, 1978. Fils unique d'un riche entrepreneur, Amir, 12 ans, gagne un combat annuel de cerfs-volants avec l'aide de son fidèle ami Hassan, le fils du domestique. Le même jour, un menaçant jeune du quartier viole ce dernier, qu'il méprise en raison de son origine ethnique. Amir, qui assiste de loin à la scène, n'a pas le courage d'intervenir. Rongé par la culpabilité, il tient désormais son ami à distance et va jusqu'à provoquer son renvoi de la maison. Un an plus tard, lorsque l'armée soviétique envahit l'Afghanistan, Amir et son père se réfugient aux États-Unis. Les années passent. En 2000, Amir, devenu écrivain, se voit forcé de retourner dans son pays natal pour sauver le fils d'Hassan, envoyé dans un orphelinat délabré depuis la mort de ses parents des mains des talibans219ocn698830643visu20090.28Ein Quantum Trost138ocn804446804visu20080.47Forster, MarcCometas en el cieloCuando jóvenes , AMir y Hassan eran amigos inseparables, hasta que un fatal acontecimiento los separa. Años después, Amir se embarca en una peligrosa búsqueda para reparar los errores del pasado -y rescatarse a si mismo de maneras inesperadas- mostrando un gran coraje y devoción hacia su amigo+-+1125739796+-+1125739796Fri Mar 21 15:16:52 EDT 2014batch25189