WorldCat Identities

Kahn, Michael 1935-

Overview
Works: 113 works in 563 publications in 5 languages and 65,175 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Biographical films  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  War films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Fantasy 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 )

26 editions published between 1993 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 3,909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Oskar Schindler, who saved the lives of more than 1,100 Jews during the Holocaust. It is the triumph of one man who made a difference and the drama of those who survived one of the darkest chapters in human history because of what he did
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

21 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in English and held by 3,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the last great invasion of World War II, a squad of American soldiers embark on a special mission ... to find Private Ryan. Faced with impossible odds, surrounded by the brutalities 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 2013 in English and held by 3,074 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 )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 3,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some sexual content and brief language
The Post by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

22 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 2,576 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
Bridge of Spies by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

19 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 2,449 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
Minority report by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

32 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,449 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
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

20 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 2,446 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
The color purple by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

20 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The heart-wrenching story of a young black girl in the early 20th century who is forced into a brutal marriage and separated from her sister
War horse by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,223 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 )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 2,099 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 1,897 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 )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 1,866 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 1,792 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 )

15 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 1,686 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
The Spiderwick chronicles by Tony DiTerlizzi( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,507 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 1,475 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
Casper by Bradley Silberling( Visual )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,465 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
War of the worlds by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,457 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
The lost world : Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2018 in English and held by 1,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to Jurassic Park. Four years later, Dr. Ian Malcolm returns to assist with another expedition mounted by millionaire John Hammond. Malcolm; paleontologist Dr. Sarah Harding and a wildlife videographer are to document the natural behavior of the beasts at Site B. The presence of an unscrupulous big game hunter adds to the dangers that they face
 
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Michael Kahn Amerikaans filmeditor

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מייקל קאן

مایکل کان تدوینگر آمریکایی

ميخائيل خان مونتير من الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية

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