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Kahn, Michael 1935-

Overview
Works: 74 works in 381 publications in 6 languages and 56,210 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Historical films  Fantasy films  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  War films  Comedy films 
Roles: Film editor, edm, Editor, Author, Other, Director, Production personnel, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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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 )

20 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a Catholic war profiteer, Oskar Schindler, who risked his life and went bankrupt in order to save more than 1,000 Jews from certain death in concentration camps. He employed Jews in his crockery factory manufacturing goods for the German army. At the same time he tries to stay solvent with the help of a Jewish accountant and negotiates business with a vicious Nazi commandant who enjoys shooting Jews as target practice from the balcony of his villa that overlooks the prison camp he commands
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 3,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the D-Day invasion, a squad of American soldiers led by Captain John Miller embarks on a dangerous special mission--go behind enemy lines to find Private James Ryan, whose three brothers have been killed in combat
Lincoln by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

13 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 3,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 3,064 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
Raiders of the lost ark by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 2,601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Indy ... and his feisty ex-flame Marion Ravenwood ... dodge booby-traps, fight Nazis and stare down snakes in their incredible worldwide quest for the mystical Ark of the Covenant"--Container
Artificial intelligence : A.I. by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

23 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and German and held by 2,478 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
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

19 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 2,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indiana Jones is trying to find the famous Sankara Stone and to save hundreds of children who've been enslaved in a mysterious cult
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indy's Nazi enemies are back and have kidnapped his father, Professor Henry Jones, Sr. to get help in their search for the Holy Grail. Following a trail from America to Venice to the deserts of the Middle East, it's up to Indy to save his father, save the Grail and save the day
Minority report by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

24 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the dazzlingly futuristic Washington D.C. of 2054, murder has been eliminated. John Anderton presides over the Department of Pre-Crime, wherein three "Pre-Cogs, "--Precognitive humans drifting in a flotation tank, their brain waves tapped by computers--pick up thoughts of premeditated murder and warn the cops, who swoop down and arrest the would-be perpetrators before the killings can take place. Although the Pre-Cogs are never wrong sometimes they disagree. The dissenting Pre-Cog is said to have filed a minority report. If you could outsmart the Pre-Cog system, you would have committed the perfect crime. Bureau director Lamar Burgess tries to shield Anderton from bureaucrats like Danny Witwer of the Justice Department. As the pre-crime strategy prepares to go national, Witwer seems to have doubts about its wisdom--or he is only jealous of its success?
Bridge of Spies by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

12 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 2,358 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
War horse by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2,331 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 kingdom of the crystal skull by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2,010 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 1,880 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 )

9 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,722 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
Lara Croft, Tomb Raider by Lindy Hemming( Visual )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archaeologist and explorer Lara Croft journeys to a sunken temple in Greece where she recovers a sphere holding the mythical Pandora's Box. When the Box is stolen from her by a villain who wants to use the Box as a doomsday weapon, she teams up with an ex-partner she doesn't trust to get it back
Prince of Persia : the sands of time by Mike Newell( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in German and English and held by 1,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a race against time when a rogue prince (Jake Gyllenhaal) reluctantly teams up with a rival princess (Gemma Arterton) to safeguard a magical dagger that gives its possessor the power to reverse time and rule the world
The Spiderwick chronicles by Tony DiTerlizzi( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,527 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
War of the worlds by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,518 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
Nanny McPhee by P. J Hogan( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In stifling Edwardian London, Wendy Darling mesmerizes her brothers every night with bedtime tales of swordplay, swashbucker skills and the ever fearsome Captain Hook. But the children become real heroes of an even greater story when Peter Pan flies into their nursery one night and takes them on a journey over moonlit rooftops to the lush jungles of Neverland. Wendy and her brothers join Peter and the Lost Boys in an exhilarating life, free of grown-up rules. Eventually facing the inevitable showdown with Captain Hook and his bloodthirsty pirates
Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

18 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy entrepreneur invites a top paleontologist, a paleobotanist, a mathematician/theorist, and his two eager grandchildren to visit his secret island theme park featuring living dinosaurs created from prehistoric DNA
 
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Raiders of the lost arkIndiana Jones and the Temple of DoomIndiana Jones and the Last Crusade
Alternative Names
Michael Kahn Amerikaans filmeditor

Michael Kahn amerikai filmvágó

Michael Kahn montatore statunitense

Michael Kahn monteur américain

Michael Kahn (nhà biên tập phim)

Michael Kahn US-amerikanischer Cutter

Michael Kahn US-amerikanischer Filmeditor

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邁可·康恩

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