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Semler, Dean 1943-

Works: 281 works in 853 publications in 10 languages and 32,861 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Comedy films  Western films  Science fiction films  History  Fantasy films  Film remakes 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Director, Actor, Illustrator, Performer, Other, Scenarist, Interviewee, Film editor, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Dean Semler
Most widely held works by Dean Semler
Maleficent by Robert Stromberg( Visual )

11 editions published in 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eventyrfilm om den uskyldsrene Maleficent, der forrådes af sin elskede og derfor kaster en forbandelse på hans uskyldige datter Aurora
We Were Soldiers by Randall Wallace( Visual )

36 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2,420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a place soon to be known as The Valley of Death, in a football field-sized clearing called landing zone X-Ray, Lt. Colonel Hal Moore and 400 young troopers from the elite newly formed American 7th "Air" Cavalry, were surrounded by 2,000 North Vietnamese soldiers dug into the tunnel warren mountainside. The ensuing battle was one of the most savage in U.S. history and is portrayed here as the signal encounter between the American and North Vietnamese armies. We Were Soldiers Once ... And Young is a tribute to the nobility of those men under fire, their common acts of uncommon valor, and their loyalty to and love for one another
Bruce Almighty by Tom Shadyac( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 2,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bruce Nolan is a discontented TV reporter who believes the entire universe is stacked against him. After a bad day, Bruce flies into a rage and blames God for making his life so miserable. God responds by endowing Bruce with all of His divine powers and challenges him to take on "The Big Job" to see if he can do it any better
2012 by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

18 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jorden er ved at gå under, og sammen med sin ex-kone og deres fælles børn må Jackson Curtis tage kampen op mod naturens enorme kræfter, for at de alle kan nå frelst frem til de arker, der skal sikre menneskeartens overlevelse
Heaven is for real by Greg Kinnear( Visual )

12 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colton afirma haber visitado el cielo durante una experiencia cercana a la muerte, compartiendo los detalles de su increíble viaje con inocencia y hablando tranquilamente sobre cosas ocurridas antes de su nacimiento... cosas que no puede saber. Su padre, deberá encontrar el valor y la fuerza para contarle al mundo la extraordinaria experiencia de su hijo
Apocalypto by Mel Gibson( Visual )

24 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un uomo, la cui esistenza è stata sconvolta dagli invasori, intraprende una viaggio pieno di pericoli in un mondo dominato dalla paura e dall'oppressione. (My movies)
XXX by Lee Tamahori( Visual )

25 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Xander is a notorious underground thrill-seeker who, until now, has been deemed untouchable by the law. But when he goes over the line with his latest stunt, he's faced with two options - either infiltrate a ruthless Russian crime ring for the government, or go to jail. Xander turns spy and now this new breed of secret agent is out to take down the enemies of justice with his own style of no-holds-barred action
Mad Max by George Miller( Visual )

26 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max drives the roads of outback Australia in a never-ending search for gasoline. Lining up against him are warriors decked out in heavy-metal costumes. The battle is joined over a tiny band of civilized survivors with their precious hoard of fuel
Appaloosa by Ed Harris( Visual )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La petite ville minière d'Appaloosa vit sous la domination du tout-puissant Radall Bragg et de ses hommes qui n'ont pas hésité à éliminer le shériff. Pour mettre fin à ce règne de terreur, la communauté fait appel au marshall Virgil Cole et à son adjoint, Everett Hitch, réputés pour avoir ramené la paix et la justice dans des villes où plus aucune loi n'avait cours. Pourtant, cette fois, ils vont se heurter à un adversaire des plus coriaces et leurs méthodes implacables risquent de ne pas suffire... (Source : jaquette)
The Alamo by John Wayne( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and German and held by 1,511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story of the historic 1836 battle in the Texan War of Independence. Facing 4,000 Mexican troops, 186 Texan soldiers and volunteers - including William Travis, Davy Crockett, and Jim Bowie - retreat within the walls of the Alamo, a Franciscan mission that was converted into a military fort. Once inside, the men prepare themselves for what will be a bloody battle to the death. U.S. General Sam Houston leads the charge from the outside. The Texans held the fort for 13 days under siege by General Santa Anna
The longest yard by Peter Segal( Visual )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former pro football quarterback suddenly lands in a maximum security prison. Using fellow inmates, he must put together a motley group of cons to play a no-holds-barred grudge game against the sadistic guards
Date night by Shawn Levy( Visual )

7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ordinary couple is in the right place, on the wrong night. Phil and Claire Foster are a sensible, suburban husband and wife slogging through their daily lives and marriage. But a case of mistaken identity sets off an outrageous chain of events involving small-time thieves, big-city mobsters, corrupt cops and a crazed cabbie, as the Fosters' 'date night' turns into a wild ride they'll never forget!
Stealth by W. D Richter( Visual )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 manuevers 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
Dances with wolves by Kevin Costner( Visual )

30 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Esta historia transcurre en 1860, época de grandes cambios históricos en los EE. UU. cuando los colonos comenzaron a emigrar hacia el Oeste, a los territorios de los indios. Empujado por el deseo de conocer la última frontera antes de que ésta desaparezca, John J. Dunbar, soldado en las filas de la Unión, entra en contacto con los sioux. Entre ellos se encuentra "En pie con el puño en alto", una mujer blanca adoptada por la tribu cuando era niña
Dragonfly by David Seltzer( Visual )

18 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angosciato dalla morte della moglie, un medico del Chicago Memorial Hospital è ossessionato dalla speranza di potersi mettere in contatto con lei nell'al di là da quando, appena uscito da un lungo coma profondo, un ragazzino sostiene di averla vista. (Morandini)
HeartBreakers by Bob Dylan( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother-daughter con team attempts to take advantage of a tobacco tycoon
Just my luck by Lindsay Lohan( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ashley is a young Manhattan socialite who is possibly the luckiest person in New York City. However, after she happens to kiss a hapless boy named Jake at a masquerade ball, she finds out she's somehow traded her great luck for his terrible luck
Last action hero by John McTiernan( Visual )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy's movie hero comes to life in this action film
Grudge match by Robert De Niro( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in Spanish and English and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry 'Razor' Sharp and Billy 'The Kid' McDonnen are old boxing rivals who come out of retirement for one final match. On their first encounter in decades, their long-festering feud erupts into an unintentionally hilarious melee that instantly goes viral. The sudden social media frenzy transforms their local grudge match into a must-see HBO event. Now, if they can just survive the training, they may actually live to fight again
Young guns II by Geoff Murphy( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and Danish and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy the Kid and his gang have escaped the hangman, and are on the run to the Mexican border and safety, but must elude pursuing sheriff Pat Garrett, Billy's one-time friend
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Audience level: 0.14 (from 0.08 for Heaven is ... to 0.25 for Mad Max / ...)

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Alternative Names
Dean Semler australischer Kameramann

Dean Semler director de cine australiano

Dean Semler director of photography uit Australië

Dean Semler direttore della fotografia e regista australiano

Dean Semler réalisateur australien

Sempler, Dean.

Sempler, Dean 1943-

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دین سملر




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