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Kahn, Michael 1935-

Overview
Works: 119 works in 527 publications in 5 languages and 64,748 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Biographical films  Science fiction films  War films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fantasy films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
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 )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2018 in English and held by 3,848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Experience one of the most historically significant films of all time like never before in the 20th Anniversary Edition of Steven Spielberg's cinematic masterpiece, Schindler's List tells the incredible true story of the enigmatic Oskar Schindler (Liam Neeson), who saved the lives of more than 1,100 Jews during the Holocaust and whose lessons of courage continue to inspire generations."--Container
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

18 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in English and held by 3,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Résumé figurant au dos de la jaquette : "Vue à travers le regard d'une escouade de soldats américains, l'histoire débute le jour du Débarquement au cours de la 2ème Guerre Mondiale, le long des plages de Normandie. Le capitaine John Miller (Tom Hanks) et sa compagnie ont pour mission de retrouver le soldat James Ryan, dont les trois frères sont morts au combat et s'exposent ainsi à de nombreux risques. Confrontés à cette situation périlleuse, les hommes discutent les ordres. Pourquoi huit hommes risqueraient-ils leur vie pour un seul homme ? Rattrapés par la brutalité de la guerre, chacun cherche sa propre réponse ainsi que la force de vaincre un futur incertain avec honneur, décence et courage."
Lincoln by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

13 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 3,091 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 3,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the autobiography of a brilliant young master of deception and the FBI agent hot on his trail. Frank W. Abagnale, Jr. passed himself off as a pilot, a lawyer, and a doctor all before his 21st birthday
The Post by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

21 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 2,463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Determined to uphold the nation's civil liberties, Katharine Graham, publisher of the Washington Post, and hard-nosed editor Ben Bradlee join forces to expose a decades-long cover-up. However, the two must risk their careers and their freedom to bring truth to light
The color purple by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

24 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An uneducated woman living in the rural American south who was raped by her father, deprived of the children she bore him and forced to marry a brutal man she calls "Mister" is transformed by the friendship of two remarkable women, acquiring self-worth and the strength to forgive
Minority report by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

31 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Washington, D.C. has been murder-free thanks to astounding technology which identifies killers before they commit their crimes. But when the chief of the Pre-crime unit is himself accused of a future murder, he has just 36 hours to discover who sets him up
Bridge of Spies by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

18 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 2,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A dramatic thriller set against the backdrop of a series of historic events, Bridge of Spies tells the story of James Donovan, a Brooklyn lawyer who finds himself thrust into the center of the Cold War when the CIA sends him on a near- impossible mission to negotiate the release of a captured American U-2 pilot. High stakes and suspense power a story inspired by true events that captures the essence of a man who risked everything, and that vividly brings his personal journey to life. 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."--Container
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

17 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 2,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After barely escaping a Shanghai nightclub brawl, the daredevil archaeologist Indiana Jones, his twelve-year old sidekick Short Round, and nightclub singer Willie Scott go from high-flying action above the Himalayas to a nail-biting runaway mine car chase and finally a spine-tingling escape from a fortress-like mine in India while on the trail of a sacred stone. Set in 1935, Indiana Jones crash-lands into the wilds of India where he uncovers a scheme that has enslaved a remote village's children. Indy must find the famous Ankara Stone and save the children while avoiding becoming a slave himself to the evil Thuggee cult
War horse by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2,234 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 Last Crusade by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 2,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indy's Nazi enemies are back and have kidnapped his father to get help in their search for the Holy Grail. It's up to Indy to save his father, save the Grail and save the day. Widescreen
Indiana Jones and the kingdom of the crystal skull by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,898 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 )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 1,848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the 1972 Olympics and PLO terrorists have just kidnapped and murdered 11 Israeli athletes. After the tragic incident is over and several of the terrorists have gone free, the Israeli government of Golda Meir recruits Avner to lead a team of undercover agents to hunt down those responsible throughout Europe, and eliminate them one-by-one. It is physically and emotionally messy work, and conflicts between Avner and his team's handler, Ephraim, over information Avner doesn't want to provide only make things harder. Soon the work starts to take its toll on Avner, especially as it becomes clear that Avner is being hunted in return, and that his family's safety may be in jeopardy
The BFG by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

15 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,789 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
Ready player one by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

13 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 1,650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 2045, with the world on the brink of chaos and collapse, but the people have found salvation in the OASIS, an expansive virtual reality universe created by the brilliant and eccentric James Halliday. When Halliday dies, he leaves his immense fortune to the first person to find a digital Easter egg he has hidden somewhere in the OASIS, sparking a contest that grips the entire world. When an unlikely young hero named Wade Watts decides to join the contest, he is hurled into a breakneck, reality-bending treasure hunt through a fantastical universe of mystery, discovery and danger
A.I. Artificial intelligence by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,610 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
The Spiderwick chronicles by Tony DiTerlizzi( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,509 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
Prince of Persia : the sands of time by Mike Newell( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,476 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 )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una invasión de seres extraterrestres amenaza a la humanidad. Ante este peligro, un padre de familia buscará mantener a salvo a su familia
Casper by Bradley Silberling( Visual )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Determined to get her hands on her father's hidden fortune, Carrigan is forced to hire an afterlife therapist to exercise the ghosts that keep frightening her away. Dr. Harvey and his daughter, Kat, move in and soon Kat meets Casper, the friendliest ghost. But Casper's uncles are still determined to drive all the "fleshies" away
 
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Schindler's list
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Catch me if you canMinority reportIndiana Jones and the Temple of DoomIndiana Jones and the Last CrusadeMunichA.I. Artificial intelligenceWar of the worlds
Alternative Names
Michael Kahn Amerikaans filmeditor

Michael Kahn amerikai filmvágó

Michael Kahn montador estauxunidense

Michael Kahn montatore statunitense

Michael Kahn monteur américain

Michael Kahn (nhà biên tập phim)

Michael Kahn US-amerikanischer Cutter

Michael Kahn US-amerikanischer Filmeditor

Michael Kahn US-amerikansk filmklipper

Μάικλ Καν Αμερικανός μοντέρ

Кан, Майкл

Մայքլ Կան

מייקל קאן

مایکل کان تدوینگر آمریکایی

ميخائيل خان مونتير من الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية

მაიკლ კანი

마이클 칸 미국인 영상 편집기사

マイケル・カーン

迈克尔·卡恩

邁可·康恩 美國電影編輯

麥可·卡恩斯

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