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Kahn, Michael 1935-

Overview
Works: 81 works in 457 publications in 6 languages and 62,502 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Biographical films  Science fiction films  War films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fantasy films  History 
Roles: Film editor, edm, Editor, Other, Director, Commentator, Production personnel
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 )

18 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A principios de la Segunda Guerra Mundial, despues de la invasión alemana a Polonia un empresario, Oskar Schindler, ideó un esquema para hacerse rico a costa de la población judía, a la cual se le prohibió la propiedad de cualquier medio de producción o riqueza. Mediante el esquema, los judíos le entregarían todos sus bienes como inversión a cambio de poder trabajar en su fábrica. Con el transcurrir del tiempo y despues de presenciar la barbarie nazi, Schindler emplea su fábrica como un escudo humanitario para evitar que más de 1000 miembros de la comunidad de Polonia fueran enviados a los campos de exterminio y permitiéndoles sobrevivir al Holocausto
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 3,194 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 2014 in English and held by 3,129 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 )

17 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 3,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some sexual content and brief language
Raiders of the lost ark by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 2,632 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
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

21 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 2,449 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
Artificial intelligence : A.I. by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

25 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and German and held by 2,442 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 color purple by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

20 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The heart-wrenching story of a young black girl in the early 20th century who's forced into a brutal marriage and separated from her sister
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Per ritrovare il padre Henry, Indiana Jones si mette alla ricerca del Santo Graal, sulle cui tracce il genitore era scomparso, e finisce nelle mani dei nazisti. (Mereghetti)
Minority report by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

26 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,386 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 )

14 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 2,376 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 )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2,293 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 1,976 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 )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 1,905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The intense story of the secret Israeli squad assigned to track down and assassinate the 11 Palestinians believed to have planned the 1972 Munich massacre of 11 Israeli athletes, and the personal toll this mission of revenge takes on the team and the man who led it
The Post by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

17 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 1,856 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
The BFG by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

10 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,746 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 Lawrence Gordon( Visual )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2018 in English and held by 1,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archaeologist and explorer extrodinaire Lara Croft journeys to a temple, in Greece, sunken underwater that leads to a sphere that contains the mythical Pandora's Box, only to have it stolen from her by Chen Lo, the leader of a Chinese crime syndicate, who's in league with a villain named Reiss who wants to use the Box as a doomsday weapon. Facing her greatest challenges yet, the intrepid tomb raider pursues Lo, in order to get her hands back on Pandora's Box, and fulfill the desire of the Queen
Prince of Persia : the sands of time by Mike Newell( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and German and held by 1,515 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
The Spiderwick chronicles by Tony DiTerlizzi( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,512 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 )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,507 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
 
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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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Մայքլ Կան

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مایکل کان تدوینگر آمریکایی

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迈克尔·卡恩

邁可·康恩

麥可·卡恩斯

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