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Parkes, Walter F.

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Most widely held works by Walter F Parkes
Men in black 3 by Barry Sonnenfeld( Visual )

97 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 6,947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York City is being threatened by a villainous bug who has inhabited the body of a farmer. The mission is to locate and exterminate the bug before it destroys the planet
Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events by Lemony Snicket( Visual )

17 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 3,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violet, Klaus, and Sunny Baudelaire are taken in by a series of oddball relatives and others after their wealthy parents are killed in a fire. The first to take them in is the dastardly and cunning Count Olaf, who is only interested in their inheritance
Catch me if you can by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

39 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 3,059 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
The kite runner by Marc Forster( Visual )

24 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a divided country on the verge of war, two childhood friends, Amir and Hassan, are about to be torn apart forever. It's a glorious afternoon in Kabul and the skies are bursting with the exhilarating joy of a kite-fighting tournament. But in the aftermath of the day's victory, one boy's fearful act of betrayal will mark their lives forever and set in motion an epic quest for redemption
Minority report by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

37 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 2,756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Anderton is a Washington D.C. detective in the year 2054. He is part of 'Precrime, ' a special police department that arrests criminals before they commit the actual crime. When Anderton discovers that he has been identified as a future killer, he must find out why and how he broke the law in order to prove his innocence of the crime he has yet to commit
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet street by Tim Burton( Visual )

24 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and held by 2,459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reinventing himself as Sweeney Todd, a man unjustly sent to prison returns to exact revenge on those who ruined his life, especially the evil Judge Turpin who sent the man to prison. Not only does he seek revenge for the cruel punishment he suffered in prison, but also for what happened to his wife and daughter. When he returns to his home town, he reopens his barber shop, where Mr. Todd becomes the Demon of Fleet Street. Mrs. Lovett is Sweeney's amorous accomplice who creates diabolical meat pies out of the remains of Mr. Todd's victims
Flight by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

21 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2,440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A seasoned airline pilot miraculously crash lands his plane after a mid-air catastrophe, saving nearly every soul on board. After the crash, Whip is hailed as a hero, but as more is learned, more questions than answers arise as to who or what was really at fault and what really happened on the plane
The terminal by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

45 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After arriving at New York's JFK airport, Viktor Navorski gets unwittingly caught in bureaucratic glitches that make it impossible for him to return to his home country or enter the U.S. Now, caught up in the richly complex and amusing world inside the airport, Viktor makes friends, gets a job, finds romance and ultimately discovers America itself. Inspired by a true story
Gladiator by Ridley Scott( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a Roman general is betrayed and his family murdered by an emperor's corrupt son, he comes to Rome as a gladiator to seek revenge
He named me Malala by Davis Guggenheim( Visual )

10 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intimate portrait of Malala Yousafzai, who was wounded when Taliban gunmen opened fire on her in Pakistan's Swat Valley. The shooting of the then fifteen-year-old teenager sparked international media outrage. An educational activist in Pakistan, Yousafzai has since emerged as a leading campaigner for the rights of children worldwide and in December 2014, became the youngest-ever Nobel Peace Prize Laureate
Sneakers = Les escrocs by Phil Alden Robinson( Visual )

33 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thriller about five computer hackers with questionable pasts and an equally questionable government job
The island by Michael Bay( Visual )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two people living in an isolated utopian colony discover that their lives are not as idyllic as they seem
Dinner for schmucks( Visual )

13 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's only one thing keeping aspiring executive Tim (Paul Rudd) from corporate success. He must find the perfect guest to bring to his boss's monthly dinner party, where the winner of the evening is the one who arrives with the biggest buffoon. Luckily, Tim meets Barry (Steve Carell), a guy who re-creates famous works of art with stuffed mice. When the duo show up to dine, the lunacy kicks into high gear. It's a hilarious feast about two unlikely friends and one outrageous dinner!
Awakenings by Penny Marshall( Visual )

32 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Malcolm Sayer (Robin Williams) is a shy research physician who uses an experimental drug to "awaken" the catatonic victims of a rare disease. The awakening of the first patient proves a rebirth for the doctor, too, as the patient reveals life's simple but sweet pleasures to the introverted doctor. Encouraged by Leonard's stunning recovery, Sayer administers the drug to other patients
Keeping up with the Joneses( Visual )

11 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Go deep undercover in this hilarious action-comedy with an all-star cast including Zach Galifianakis, Jon Hamm, Isla Fisher and Gal Gadot. An ordinary suburban couple finds it's not easy keeping up with the Joneses - their impossibly attractive and ultra-sophisticated new neighbours - especially when they discover Mr and Mrs Jones are covert spies embroiled in international espionage
WarGames by Matthew Broderick( Visual )

37 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young electronics wizard David Lightman unwittingly hooks into America's supersecret wargames computer and the world is suddenly threatened with nuclear annihilation
Just like Heaven by Mark S Waters( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Norwegian and held by 1,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When David (Mark Ruffalo) rents his new San Francisco apartment the last thing he wants is company. Then Elizabeth (Reese Witherspoon) shows up, insisting the apartment is hers ... until she disappears right before his eyes. He's convinced she's a spirit. She's convinced she's still alive. As they search for the truth of Elizabeth's past, their relationship changes from resentment to romance
The time machine by George Pal( Visual )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scientist and inventor Alexander Hartdegen is determined to prove that time travel is possible. His determination is turned to desperation by a personal tragedy that now drives him to want to change the past. Testing his theories with a time machine of his own invention, Hartdeggen is hurtled 800,000 years into the future, where he discovers a terrifying new world, where mankind has divided into the hunter and the hunted
The ring by Hideo Nakata( Visual )

53 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strange videotape full of bizarre and haunting images is watched by a handful of teenagers. After the viewing the tape, they receive phone calls in which they are warned they will die in seven days. Rachel, the aunt of one of the ill-fated teens, is a journalist who has decided to investigate the matter. She manages to find the cabin in the woods and watches the video herself; afterward, she receives the same phone call, and realizes she must solve the puzzle of the video and who is behind
The ring two by Hideo Nakata( Visual )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To escape their haunting memories, Rachel and her son start a new life in a small Oregon town, but, evidence at a crime scene reveals a mysterious unmarked videotape. Samara is back and more determined than ever to continue her relentless cycle of terror
 
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Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events
Alternative Names
Fishman, Walter

Fishman, Walter 1951-

Fishman, Walter Steven, 1951-

Parkes, Walter

Parkes, Walter 1951-

Walter F. Parkes Amerikaans filmproducent

Walter F. Parkes producteur de films américain

Walter F. Parkes productor de cine estadounidense

Walter F. Parkes produttore cinematografico statunitense

Walter F. Parkes US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Γουόλτερ Φ. Παρκς

Уолтер Ф. Паркс

Уолтър Паркс

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וולטר פארקס מפיק קולנוע אמריקאי

والتر پارکس تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی

ウォルター・F・パークス

華特·帕克斯

沃尔特·帕克斯

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Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate eventsCatch me if you canMinority reportThe terminalGladiatorSneakers = Les escrocsJust like HeavenThe time machine