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Barber, Gary

Overview
Works: 36 works in 238 publications in 6 languages and 26,193 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Romantic comedy films  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Sports films  Christmas films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gary Barber
27 dresses by Anne Fletcher( Visual )

18 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane has the kind of selflessness that everyone looks for in a friend. Lately the perennial bridesmaid has begun to feel as if something is missing in her life. Kevin is a local newspaper reporter who spots Jane racing between two receptions - one in Manhattan and the other in Brooklyn. He quickly surmises that her quirky tale may be just the story to get him into the big leagues. Jane butts heads with Kevin just as her younger sister, Tess, shows up in town. Now, Jane is prompted to reevaluate her priorities when her boss - with whom she is secretly in love - falls for her younger sister. As the bride-to-be makes plans to marry, she mistakenly assumes Jane will be happy to take part in the wedding. Jane finally comes to terms with her true feelings and her life begins to change in ways she never expected
The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas( Visual )

22 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 2,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An innocent man, Edmond Dantes, is imprisoned for years on a godforsaken island while the friend who betrayed him takes Dantes ravishing fiancé for himself. Dantes eventually escapes, recovers a fortune in buried pirate treasure, transforms himself into the mysterious Count of Monte Cristo, and methodically goes about exacting his revenge
The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy by Douglas Adams( Visual )

19 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 2,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Dent and Ford Prefect escape from the Earth moments before its destruction and join forces with Zaphod Beeblebrox on board the Heart of Gold and search for the ultimate question
Evan almighty by Tom Shadyac( Visual )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newly elected to Congress, Evan Baxter has left Buffalo, New York in pursuit of a greater calling. But that calling isn't serving in the illustrious ranks of America's politics, but being summoned by the Almighty himself, who has handed Evan the task of building a new ark. With time passing by and his family belittled by Evan's newfound realization, Evan will have to do the work that God has given him in what promises to be an unusual adventure for a man who just wanted to serve his country. But, Evan might actually be serving all of humanity instead
Underdog by Frederik Du Chau( Visual )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 1,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After an accident in the lab of the maniacal Dr. Barsinister, an ordinary beagle named Shoeshine finds he has some unimaginable powers, along with the ability to speak. Underdog vows to protect the citizens of Capitol City, and one beautiful spaniel named Polly Purebred
The vow by Michael Sucsy( Visual )

7 editions published in 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young couple have a car accident that puts the wife in a coma. After she wakes up with severe memory loss, her husband sets his sights on winning her heart again
Four Christmases( Visual )

7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Every Christmas happily unmarried Brad and Kate escape divorced parents and exasperating relatives by getting on a plane. This year a fog rolls in that even Rudolph's nose couldn't illuminate, the airport shuts down and the couple is forced to celebrate four family Christmases in one hectic, hilarious day. Vince Vaughn and Reese Witherspoon lead an all-star cast in a comedy brimming with good cheer and great laughs: Brad learns how not to install a satellite dish, Kate battles an army of naughty-list kids in an inflatable Christmas castle, and the two fill in for no-shows Mary and Joseph in a wacky holiday pageant. Can Brad and Kate's relationship survive Four Christmases?"--Container
Leap year by Anand Tucker( Visual )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How far would you go for love? When Anna (Amy Adams) learns of a strange Irish tradition that allows women to propose to their men on Leap Day (February 29th), she flies straight to Ireland to corner her high flying boyfriend and pop the question. All seems lost when her plane lands in the wrong city, but a handsome inn-keeper Declan (Matthew Goode) comes to her rescue and drives her across country in a crazy comedy of errors ... but will Anna's heart stay true to her man or will Declan's Irish charm prove irresistible?
Flash of genius( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Robert Kearns, a college professor and part-time inventor who invented a device that would eventually be used by every car in the world--and which was stolen by an auto giant. Kearns attempts the impossible: to get justice against an adversary with impossibly deep pockets. Can anyone win against such a resolved, amoral corporate foe? Kearns means to find out
Shanghai knights by Alfred Gough( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 1,229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"El viejo mundo se topa con el salvaje oeste cuando Chong Wang (Jackie Chan) y Roy O'Bannon (Owen Wilson) ensillan de nuevo para Shanghai kid en Londres, la divertida continuación de la loca y exitosa comedia Shanghai kid. Chon deja su honorable vida como sheriff de Carson City cuando su hermana le da la noticia de la muerte de su distanciado padre. Entonces Chon se reúne con con Roy, su compañero de aventuras y eterno contador de historias, en una valiente búsqueda de honor y venganza. Las pistas los llevan hasta Londres, poniendo a los héroes favoritos de América en medio de un complot para asesinar a la familia real. Por lo que Chon se ve envuelto en más problemas de los que esperaba cuando intenta vengar la memoria de su padre, dar una buena patada a la Inglaterra victoriana y mantener al enamoradizo Roy alejado de su hermana. ¿Quién dijo que no es posible enseñar nuevos trucos al viejo mundo?--Envase
The recruit by Roger Towne( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<<Spartacus>> nennt sich jenes superbe Computer-Programm, mit welchem sich James Clayton einen guten Namen macht. Klar, dass sich den Jungsporn jeder Arbeitgeber angeln möchte. Das Rennen macht schliesslich der C.l.A.-Mann Walter Burke, der ihn unter seine Fittiche nimmt. Doch das Training ist hart und je tiefer Clayton in die Machenschaften der C.l.A. gerät umso mehr merkt er, dass man niemandem vertrauen kann. - Spannender Spionage-Thriller, in dem sich der aufstrebende Jungstar Colin Farrell voll entfalten kann.(Quelle: www.moviemedia.ch)
Bruce Almighty by Tom Shadyac( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 1,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evan Almighty: Newly elected to Congress, Evan Baxter has left Buffalo, New York in pursuit of a greater calling. But that calling isn't serving in the illustrious ranks of America's politics, but being summoned by the Almighty himself, who has handed Evan the task of building a new ark. With time passing by and his family belittled by Evan's newfound realization, Evan will have to do the work that God has given him in what promises to be an unusual adventure for a man who just wanted to serve his country. But Evan might actually be serving all of humanity instead
Reign of fire by Gregg Chabot( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In present day London dragons awake. Fast forward 20 years, to a world devastated by their destruction. Fire Chief Quinn, is responsible for warding off the beasts and keeping a community alive in what's left of the world. Into their midst comes a hotshot American, Van Zan, who says he has a way to destroy the beasts and save mankind
Shanghai Noon by Tom Dey( Visual )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shanghai noon: An Imperial guard journeys from China to the American West, where he partners with an outlaw cowboy to rescue the daughter of the Chinese emperor, who has been kidnapped
Dragonfly by David Seltzer( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un urgentologue reçoit des messages de l'au-delà provenant de son épouse morte dans un accident au Venezuela. [Médiafilm]
Mr. 3000 by Touchstone Entertainment( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stan Ross gets his 3,000th big league hit and retires expecting to make it to the Hall of Fame. Ten years later, it is discovered that 3 of his hits do not count. Now this over-the-hill former star with an oversized ego makes a comeback in order to regain his claim to fame
Balls of fury by George Lopez( Visual )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When former professional table tennis phenomenon Randy Daytona is recruited by FBI agent Rodriguez for a mission in the unsanctioned, underground and utterly unhinged world of extreme table tennis, he's determined to bounce back to his former glory and smoke out his father' skiller, the arch-fiend Feng. But with danger coming at him from every angle, whill Randy be able to keep his eye on the balls? From the creators of "Night at the Museum" and "Reno 9/11."
The lookout by Scott Frank( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An admired high school hockey player with a bright future, drives in the night with his girl friend and two other friends with his headlights off with devastating results. The former athlete is left with a brain injury that prevents him from remembering many things for extended periods of time. To compensate, he keeps notes in a small notebook to aid him in remembering what he is to do. He also lives with a blind friend who aids him. He is unable to have meaningful job and he goes to work as a night cleaning man in a bank. He comes under the scrutiny of a gang planning to rob the bank. The leader befriends him and gets him involved with a young woman who further reels him in. Confused, but wanting to escape his current existence, he initially goes along with the scheme. When he realizes he is being used, he attempts to stop the robbery, which of course immediately goes awry
The invisible by David S Goyer( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick Powell is a handsome young writer with a bright future. Then one tragic night he is brutally attacked and left for dead. But Nick is really not dead, yet. He is trapped in a ghostly limbo where no one can see or hear him except Annie and she might be the one person who is able to save him. They must work quickly together to solve the mystery of his murder before it is too late, and Nick's chance to live again is lost forever
Abandon( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and French and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A senior at an elite college, already under severe pressure to complete her thesis and land a prestigious job, must confront the sudden reappearance of her old boyfriend, after his two year, unexplained absence
 
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