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Kahn, Michael 1935-

Works: 71 works in 396 publications in 6 languages and 56,316 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Fantasy films  Biographical films  War films  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films 
Roles: Film editor, edm, Editor, Author, Other, Director, Production personnel, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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 incredible true story follows the enigmatic 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 )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 3,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seen through the eyes of a squad of American soldiers, the story begins with the D-Day invasion of 1944, then moves beyond the beach as the men embark on a dangerous special mission. Captain John Miller must take his men behind enemy lines to find Private James Ryan, whose three brothers have been killed in combat. Faced with impossible odds, the men question their orders. Surrounded by the brutal realities of war, each man searches for his own answer-and the strength to triumph with honour, decency and courage
Lincoln by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

13 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 3,145 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 )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 3,061 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 2,629 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 )

24 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and German and held by 2,474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"En un mundo futuro de calentamiento global incontrolable y de atemorizantes avances científicos, los humanos comparten cada aspecto de sus vidas con sofisticados robots de compañía llamados Mecas. Sin embargo, cuando programan un avanzado prototipo de robot niño llamado David para mostrar amor incondicional, su familia humana no se encuentra preparada para afrontar las consecuencias. De pronto, David se encuentra solo en un mundo extraño y peligroso. Protegido por un Meca que conoce la vida en las calles, David se embarca en una espectacular búsqueda para descubrir el asombroso secreto de su propia identidad"--Envase
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

19 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 2,457 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
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning with a prologue in which a young Indiana Jones is introduced, the epic continues with the adult Indy embarking on a perilous quest for his father, Professor Henry Jones, Sr. The Nazis are on the trail of the Holy Grail, and have kidnapped the professor, who is an authority on the Cup of Christ. Indy inches through rat-filled catacombs, battles Nazis in biplane dogfights, and braves the firepower of unstoppable tanks
Minority report by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

24 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,416 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 2,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James 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
War horse by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2,327 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 2,001 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
The BFG by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

9 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,736 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
Prince of Persia : the sands of time by Mike Newell( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in German and English and held by 1,543 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 1,525 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 1,514 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 )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trama: I tre bambini della famiglia Darling, coccolati dai genitori amorevoli e minacciati dalle zelanti attenzioni di una zia che intende trasformare la primogenita in una elegante signorina, ricevono la visita di Peter Pan, ragazzino volante all'inseguimento della propria ombra. Ô l'amore a prima vista nato tra quest'ultimo e la ragazza a far volare tutti in direzione della "seconda stella a destra" fino al fatato paesaggio dell'isola che non c'è. Lì cominciano le schermaglie tra Peter, capo della banda dei bambini sperduti, la protagonista, decisa a strappare l'eroe dal suo mondo per costruire con lui la sua vita adulta, Campanellino gelosa e pronta ad impedire la partenza di Peter Pan, e Capitan Uncino, il capo dei pirati ansioso di far pagare all'eroe l'amputazione della mano. Le avventure si susseguono con continui capovolgimenti di fronte, eterne incertezze sulla scelta di diventare grandi, in una (classica) lotta tra bene e male dove nessun colpo, anche il più basso e scorretto viene risparmiato: Capitan Uncino, dopo aver rapito Campanellino e i tre fratellini Darling, fa avvelenare Peter riducendolo in fin di vita. Sarà proprio l'amore, rappresentato da un tenero bacio tra i due protagonisti, a far rinvigorire Peter, di nuovo in grado di volare grazie ai suoi pensieri felici, e a consentirgli di sconfiggere e ridicolizzare il vecchio Uncino, lasciandolo tra le grinfie del terribile coccodrillo. La nostalgia dei genitori convince infine i tre fratelli a fare ritorno a casa; l'invito per Peter Pan è quello di seguirli affrontando la crescita e la vita adulta, passi necessari per continuare a vivere il suo amore per Wendy. Le favole però non possono permettersi di perdere i propri eroi, e la conclusione non può che essere una sola: tutti i bambini devono diventare adulti tranne uno, Peter Pan
Jurassic Park by Sam Neill( Visual )

19 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a remote island off Costa Rica, wealthy entrepreneur John Hammond has created Jurassic Park. It features real live dinosaurs, cloned by using actual dinosaur DNA found in amber. Prompted by his lawyer, Hammond recruits paleontologist Dr. Alan Grant, paleobotanist Dr. Ellie Sattler, and eccentric mathematician Ian Malcolm to take a guided tour of the park, evaluate it, and give it a seal of approval. Hammond's visiting grandchildren, Tim and Lex, are along for the ride, which is interrupted by a tropical storm and industrial sabotage
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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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