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Semler, Dean 1943-

Overview
Works: 273 works in 833 publications in 10 languages and 31,993 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Historical films  Western films  Science fiction films  History  Film remakes  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Director, Actor, Illustrator, Performer, Other, Contributor, Interviewee, Film editor, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Dean Semler
 
Most widely held works by Dean Semler
We Were Soldiers by Randall Wallace( Visual )

36 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2,424 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
Maleficent by Robert Stromberg( Visual )

10 editions published in 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eventyrfilm om den uskyldsrene Maleficent, der forrådes af sin elskede og derfor kaster en forbandelse på hans uskyldige datter Aurora
Bruce Almighty by Tom Shadyac( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 2,259 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 )

17 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,018 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 1,925 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

As the Mayan kingdom faces its decline, the rulers insist the key to prosperity is to build more temples and offer human sacrifices. Jaguar Paw is a young man who is captured for sacrifice, but flees to avoid his fate. He is taken on a perilous journey to a world that is ruled by fear and oppression, where a harrowing end awaits him. Through a twist of fate and spurred by the power of his love for his woman and his family he will make a desperate break to return home and to ultimately save his way of life
XXX by Lee Tamahori( Visual )

24 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Xander Cage es un adicto a las emociones fuertes, que hasta ahora había sido considerado intocable por la ley. Pero cuando el agente Gibbons de la Agencia Nacional de Seguridad convence a Cage de infiltrarse en una poderosa asociación criminal rusa, este nuevo tipo de agente secreto (su nombre en código: XXX) acaba con los enemigos de la justicia, vengándose de paso
Appaloosa by Ed Harris( Visual )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,563 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 1,510 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
Mad Max by George Miller( Visual )

24 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The road warrior: In the post-nuclear outback of Australia, a battle is raged by a tiny band of civilized survivors and a group of barbarians over a precious cache of gasoline
The longest yard by Peter Segal( Visual )

12 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 )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,303 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 )

27 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,181 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 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe, is a physician mourning the death of his wife Emily who died in South America, where she was providing medical outreach. Wracked by grief, Joe feels obligated to check in on his wife's pediatric patients, fulfilling a promise he made before she left. Visiting the ward, Joe starts to believe that Emily is using the near-death experiences of her terminal patients to communicate with him, through images the children report seeing in their dreams, and the symbols they are compelled to draw
HeartBreakers by Bob Dylan( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother-daughter con team attempts to take advantage of a tobacco tycoon
Last action hero by John McTiernan( Visual )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Danny Madigan is a big fan of Jack Slater, a larger-than-life action hero played by Arnold Schwarzenegger. When his best friend Nick, the projectionist, gives him a magic ticket to the new Jack Slater film, Danny is transported into Slater's world, where the good guys always win. One of Slater's enemies, Benedict the hitman, gets hold of the ticket and ends up in Danny's world, where he realises that if he can kill Schwarzenegger, Slater will be no more. Slater and Danny must stop him
Grudge match( 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 532 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
Nutty professor II : the Klumps by Steve Oedekerk( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Klump finds romance with a lovely fellow geneticist. When his alter ego Buddy Love breaks out and threatens trouble, its up to the rest of the hefty Klump family to save the day
 
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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-

Ντιν Σέμλερ Αυστραλός σκηνοθέτης

Дин Семлер

Дін Семлер

Դին Սեմլեր

דין סמלר במאי קולנוע אוסטרלי

دین سملر

ディーン・セムラー

迪安·塞姆勒

迪恩·赛姆勒

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