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Parkes, Walter F.

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Most widely held works about Walter F Parkes
 
Most widely held works by Walter F Parkes
Men in black 3 by Barry Sonnenfeld( Visual )

69 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 6,810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sci-fi action violence, and brief suggestive content
Catch me if you can by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

26 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 3,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former con man Frank Abagnale, an authority on financial foul play, tells stories of the adventures he had while living the high life as a criminal
The kite runner by Marc Forster( Visual )

22 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 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 right
Minority report by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

34 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 2,688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Anderton is a Washington D.C. detective in the year 2054. He is part of 'Precrime, ' a special police department that arrests criminals before they commit the actual crime. When Anderton discovers that he has been identified as a future killer, he must find out why and how he broke the law in order to prove his innocence of the crime he has yet to commit
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet street by Tim Burton( Visual )

22 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and held by 2,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reinventing himself as Sweeney Todd, a man unjustly sent to prison returns to exact revenge on those who ruined his life, especially the evil Judge Turpin who sent the man to prison. Not only does he seek revenge for the cruel punishment he suffered in prison, but also for what happened to his wife and daughter. When he returns to his home town, he reopens his barber shop, where Mr. Todd becomes the Demon of Fleet Street. Mrs. Lovett is Sweeney's amorous accomplice who creates diabolical meat pies out of the remains of Mr. Todd's victims
Flight by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

15 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A seasoned airline pilot miraculously crash lands his plane after a mid-air catastrophe, saving nearly every soul on board. After the crash, Whip is hailed as a hero, but as more is learned, more questions than answers arise as to who or what was really at fault and what really happened on the plane
The terminal by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

34 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eastern immigrant, who finds himself stranded in JFK airport, must take up temporary residence there
Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events by Lemony Snicket( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 1,759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violet, Klaus, and Sunny Baudelaire are taken in by a series of oddball relatives and others after their wealthy parents are killed in a fire. The first to take them in is the dastardly and cunning Count Olaf, who is only interested in their inheritance
Gladiator by Russell Crowe( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Roman general refuses to transfer his loyalty to the new Emperor, Commodus. He becomes a slave and then a gladiator, fighting in the Roman Colosseum in defiance of the Emperor
Sneakers = Les escrocs by Phil Alden Robinson( Visual )

26 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thriller about five computer hackers with questionable pasts and an equally questionable government job
He named me Malala by Davis Guggenheim( Visual )

7 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intimate portrait of Malala Yousafzai, who was wounded when Taliban gunmen opened fire on her in Pakistan's Swat Valley. The shooting of the then fifteen-year-old teenager sparked international media outrage. An educational activist in Pakistan, Yousafzai has since emerged as a leading campaigner for the rights of children worldwide and in December 2014, became the youngest-ever Nobel Peace Prize Laureate
Dinner for schmucks( Visual )

12 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tim is a guy on the verge of having it all. The only thing standing between him and total career success is finding the perfect guest to bring to his boss' annual Dinner for Extraordinary People, an event where the winner of the evening brings the most eccentric character as his guest. Enter Barry, a guy with a passion for dressing mice up in tiny outfits to recreate great works of art. When the duo shows up to dine, the lunacy kicks into high gear
The island by Michael Bay( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two people living in an isolated utopian colony discover that their lives are not as idyllic as they seem
Awakenings by Penny Marshall( Visual )

29 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,330 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
WarGames by John Badham( Visual )

32 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young electronics wizard David Lightman unwittingly hooks into America's supersecret wargames computer and the world is suddenly threatened with nuclear annihilation
Just like Heaven by Mark S Waters( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Norwegian and held by 1,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely landscape architect falls for the spirit of beautiful woman who used to live in his new apartment
The time machine by George Pal( Visual )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desperate to alter the course of time, a visionary scientist invents a revolutionary machine that propels him 800,000 years into the future. There he discovers that humans have evolved into two groups: the hunters and the hunted. Now he must fight to save himself, and all of mankind, in a final, desperate battle
The ring by Hideo Nakata( Visual )

39 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strange videotape full of bizarre and haunting images is watched by a handful of teenagers. After the viewing the tape, they receive phone calls in which they are warned they will die in seven days. Rachel, the aunt of one of the ill-fated teens, is a journalist who has decided to investigate the matter. She manages to find the cabin in the woods and watches the video herself; afterward, she receives the same phone call, and realizes she must solve the puzzle of the video and who is behind
The ring two by Hideo Nakata( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six months after the frightening rampage and the cursed videotape that left so much death and terror, Rachel and her son start a new life in a small Oregon town. But when a crime scene includes an unmarked tape, she knows the violence has not ended
Small soldiers by Joe Dante( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the Commando Elite--toy action figures with an attitude. They've escaped from their boxes along with the Gorgonites, kindhearted but unusual-looking creatures. Now teenager Alan Abernathy gets enlisted to help the Gorgonites and rescue the girl of his dreams before the whole town is turned upside down
 
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Alternative Names
Fishman, Walter

Fishman, Walter 1951-

Fishman, Walter Steven, 1951-

Parkes, Walter

Parkes, Walter 1951-

Walter F. Parkes Amerikaans filmproducent

Walter F. Parkes producteur de films américain

Walter F. Parkes produttore cinematografico statunitense

Walter F. Parkes US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Γουόλτερ Φ. Παρκς

Уолтер Ф. Паркс

Уолтър Паркс

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וולטר פארקס

والتر پارکس تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی

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華特·帕克斯

沃尔特·帕克斯

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Catch me if you canMinority reportThe terminalLemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate eventsGladiatorSneakers = Les escrocsJust like HeavenThe time machine