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Kahn, Michael 1935-

Overview
Works: 88 works in 444 publications in 6 languages and 61,028 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Fantasy films  Biographical films  Science fiction films  War films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films 
Roles: Film editor, edm, Editor, Other, Director, Production personnel, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Michael Kahn
 
Most widely held works by Michael Kahn
Schindler's list by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

17 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A principios de la Segunda Guerra Mundial, despues de la invasión alemana a Polonia un empresario, Oskar Schindler, ideó un esquema para hacerse rico a costa de la población judía, a la cual se le prohibió la propiedad de cualquier medio de producción o riqueza. Mediante el esquema, los judíos le entregarían todos sus bienes como inversión a cambio de poder trabajar en su fábrica. Con el transcurrir del tiempo y despues de presenciar la barbarie nazi, Schindler emplea su fábrica como un escudo humanitario para evitar que más de 1000 miembros de la comunidad de Polonia fueran enviados a los campos de exterminio y permitiéndoles sobrevivir al Holocausto
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 3,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story begins with World War II's historic D-Day invasion of Normandy beach. Once the men move beyond the beach, Captain John Miller must take his men behind the German lines to find Private James Ryan, whose three brothers have already been killed in combat. Faced with impossible odds, the men question their orders. Why are eight men risking their lives to save just one? Surrounded by the brutal realities of war, each man searches for his own answer and the strength to triumph over an uncertain future with honor, decency and courage
Lincoln by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

13 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 3,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th president's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country, and abolish slavery. With the moral courage and fierce determination to succeed, his choices during this critical moment will change the fate of generations to come
Catch me if you can by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

17 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 3,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some sexual content and brief language
Raiders of the lost ark by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 2,648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Indy ... and his feisty ex-flame Marion Ravenwood ... dodge booby-traps, fight Nazis and stare down snakes in their incredible worldwide quest for the mystical Ark of the Covenant"--Container
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

20 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 2,468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After barely escaping a Shanghai nightclub brawl, Indiana Jones crash-lands into the wilds of India where he uncovers a scheme that has enslaved a remote village's children. Indy must save the children and avoid becoming a slave himself to the evil Thuggee cult
Artificial intelligence : A.I. by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

25 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and German and held by 2,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is the middle of the 21st century. Extremely sophisticated robots do everything from nannying to prostitution, supplying the illusion of feeling, but true emotion has eluded the android builders. Until Professor Hobby builds David, a robot boy who can really love. In the same manner that some people substitute pets for more demanding human relationships, the Swinton's try to fill the void left by the illness (and subsequent cryogenic animation) of their young son, with David. Unlike a pet, however, David requires more than taking without giving, and his plight illustrates the dangers inherent when dog-substitutes demand giving in return
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning with a prologue in which a young Indiana Jones is introduced, the epic continues with the adult Indy embarking on a perilous quest for his father, Professor Henry Jones, Sr. The Nazis are on the trail of the Holy Grail, and have kidnapped the professor, who is an authority on the Cup of Christ. Indy inches through rat-filled catacombs, battles Nazis in biplane dogfights, and braves the firepower of unstoppable tanks
Minority report by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

26 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En un futuro tecnologizado, la policía puede detectar los crímenes aun antes que se produzcan. Un error en el sistema de predicción convierte a un inocente en culpable
Bridge of Spies by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

14 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 2,396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Donovan is a Brooklyn lawyer who finds himself thrust into the center of the Cold War when the CIA sends him on the near-impossible task to negotiate the release of a captured American U-2 pilot
War horse by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2,320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in rural England and Europe during the First World War, the story begins with the friendship between a horse named Joey and a young man called Albert, who tames and trains him. When they are forcefully parted, the film follows the journey of the horse as he moves through the war, changing and inspiring the lives of all those he meets; British cavalry, German soldiers, and a French farmer and his granddaughter
Indiana Jones and the kingdom of the crystal skull by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indy tries to outrace a brilliant and beautiful agent for the mystical, all-powerful Crystal Skull of Akator. Teaming up with a rebellious young biker and his spirited love Marion, Indy takes you on a breathtaking, action-packed adventure
Munich by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 1,921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The intense story of the secret Israeli squad assigned to track down and assassinate the 11 Palestinians believed to have planned the 1972 Munich massacre of 11 Israeli athletes, and the personal toll this mission of revenge takes on the team and the man who led it
The BFG by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

9 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It tells the imaginative story of a young girl and the Giant who introduces her to the wonders and perils of Giant Country. The BFG, while a giant himself, is a Big Friendly Giant and nothing like the other inhabitants of Giant Country. Standing 24-feet tall with enormous ears and a keen sense of smell, he is endearingly dim-witted and keeps to himself for the most part
The Post( Visual )

13 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 1,736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This historical drama is based on the events surrounding the release of the Pentagon Papers, documents which detailed the history of the United States' political and military involvement in Vietnam. The story centers on Kay Graham, the first female newspaper publisher in the country (specifically of the Washington Post), as well as her tough editor, Ben Bradlee. The two become involved in an unprecedented power struggle between journalists and the government, exposing a cover-up that has spanned four different American presidencies
Lara Croft, Tomb Raider by Simon West( Visual )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2018 in English and held by 1,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archaeologist and explorer Lara Croft journeys to a sunken temple in Greece where she recovers a sphere holding the mythical Pandora's Box. When the Box is stolen from her by a villain who wants to use the Box as a doomsday weapon, she teams up with an ex-partner she doesn't trust to get it back
Prince of Persia : the sands of time by Mike Newell( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and German and held by 1,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a race against time when a rogue prince reluctantly teams up with a rival princess to safeguard a magical dagger that gives its possessor the power to reverse time and rule the world
War of the worlds by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father strives to protect his family from a horde of invading aliens
The Spiderwick chronicles by Tony DiTerlizzi( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The moment the Grace family moves into the dilapidated Spiderwick Estate, strange things begin to happen. Jared is a curious, adventurous boy who quickly seeks out and finds the hidden laboratory of his great great uncle Arthur Spiderwick. He unleashes a mysterious force when he locates a field guide full of the secrets of the magical creatures that inhabit the forest surrounding the mansion. His twin brother Simon is calm and reserved. He is the intellectual twin, but is rapidly drawn into the fantastical world of fairies and goblins. Older sister Mallory and their mom are harder to convince, but after the almighty and ruthless ogre leader Mulgarath begins to attack the home, the entire family must band together to combat the hordes of goblins and creatures that lurk just outside
Nanny McPhee by P. J Hogan( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in English and held by 1,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In stifling Edwardian London, Wendy Darling mesmerizes her brothers every night with bedtime tales of swordplay, swashbuckler skills and the ever fearsome Captain Hook. But the children become real heroes of an even greater story when Peter Pan flies into their nursery one night and takes them on a journey over moonlit rooftops to the lush jungles of Neverland
 
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Raiders of the lost ark Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
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Catch me if you canRaiders of the lost arkIndiana Jones and the Temple of DoomArtificial intelligence : A.I.Indiana Jones and the Last CrusadeMinority reportMunichLara Croft, Tomb Raider
Alternative Names
Michael Kahn Amerikaans filmeditor

Michael Kahn amerikai filmvágó

Michael Kahn montatore statunitense

Michael Kahn monteur américain

Michael Kahn (nhà biên tập phim)

Michael Kahn US-amerikanischer Cutter

Michael Kahn US-amerikanischer Filmeditor

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Մայքլ Կան

מייקל קאן

مایکل کان تدوینگر آمریکایی

마이클 칸 미국인 영상 편집기사

マイケル・カーン

迈克尔·卡恩

邁可·康恩

麥可·卡恩斯

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