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Giacchino, Michael

Works: 357 works in 759 publications in 6 languages and 37,365 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  History  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Fiction  Film sequels  Film adaptations  Star Trek films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Composer, Author, Musician, Creator, Performer, Contributor, Former owner, Director
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Michael Giacchino
Most widely held works by Michael Giacchino
The Incredibles by Brad Bird( Visual )
15 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 3,660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bob and his wife Helen used to be among the world's greatest crime fighters, saving lives and battling evil on a daily basis. Fifteen years later, they have been forced to adopt civilian identities and retreat to the suburbs where they live "normal" lives with their three kids, Violet, Dash, and Jack-Jack. Itching to get back into action, Bob gets his chance when a mysterious communication summons him to a remote island for a top secret assignment. He soon discovers that it will take a super family effort to rescue the world from total destruction
Up by Docter Pete( Visual )
26 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carl Fredericksen is a 78- year-old curmudgeon. He used to enjoy his modest life as a balloon seller when his adventure-loving wife Ellie was still alive. When she died, Carl was left with his memories and the awareness that they never made their dream journey to Paradise Falls in South America. When well-meaning officials consign Carl to Shady Oaks Retirement Home, he rigs thousands of helium balloons to his house and floats away. He discovers that Russell, a chubby Wilderness Explorer Scout has stowed away. In the tropical jungle, Carl and Russell find more than they bargained for. Charles Muntz is a crazed explorer whose newsreels once inspired Carl and Ellie; Kevin is an exotic bird with a weakness for chocolate; and Dug who is an endearingly golden retriever fitted with a voice box. More importantly, Carl and Russell discover they need each other
Star trek by J. J Abrams( Visual )
28 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the day of James Kirk's birth, his father dies on his ship in a last stand against a mysterious alien vessel. He was searching for Ambassador Spock, who is a child on Vulcan, disdained by his neighbors for his half-human nature. Twenty years later, Kirk has grown into a young troublemaker. He is inspired by Capt. Christopher Pike to fulfill his potential in Starfleet, even though he annoys his instructors. Suddenly, there is an emergency on Vulcan when the Romulan Nero comes from the future to take revenge on the Federation. The newly commissioned USS Enterprise is crewed with promising cadets like Uhura, Sulu, Chekov and even Kirk himself thanks to Leonard McCoy's medical trickery. Together, this crew will travel to the final frontier where the old legend is altered forever
Mission: impossible III by J. J Abrams( Visual )
22 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ethan Hunt has retired from active duty as a super-spy in order to train new IMF agents. He is called back into action to confront the toughest villian he has ever faced -- Owen Davian, an international weapons and information provider with no remorse and no conscience. Hunt assembles his team -- his old friend Luther Strickell, transportation expert Declan, and background operative Zhen, in order to rescue Lindsay, one of his trainees, who was kidnapped while on a surveillance detail of Davian. It soon becomes evident that Davian is well-protected, well-connected, and downright malicious, forcing Hunt to extend his journey back into the field in order to rescue his wife, Julia, and uncover an IMF double agent in the process
Star trek ( Visual )
9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When a ruthless mastermind known as Khan ... declares a one-man war on the Federation, Captain Kirk ... , Spock ... , and the daring crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise will embark on the greatest manhunt in history"--Container
Super 8 by J. J Abrams( Visual )
21 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sci-fi thriller set in 1979, directed by J.J. Abrams and produced by Steven Spielberg. While shooting a film with his friends next to a railway in a small town in Ohio, 13-year-old Joe Lamb (Joel Courtney) witnesses a truck crashing into a train. Soon he discovers that this was no accident. When his friend, Alice (Elle Fanning), is abducted by a mysterious creature, he learns that the US government have been keeping an alien in captivity since the 1950s. Now free from its captors, the alien will stop at nothing to get home, meaning Joe is running out of time to save Alice
Cars 2 by John Lasseter( Visual )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lightning McQueen takes on some of the fastest cars in the world at a big race in Europe, and, along with his best friend Mater, is pulled into a web of foreign intrigue
Mission: Impossible ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blamed for the terrorist bombing of the Kremlin, IMF operative Ethan Hunt is disavowed along with the rest of the agency when the President initiates 'Ghost Protocol'. Left without any resources or backup, Ethan must find a way to clear his agency's name and prevent another attack. To complicate matters further, Ethan is forced to embark on his mission with a team of fellow IMF fugitives whose personal motives he does not fully know
50/50 by Jonathan Levine( Visual )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Offbeat comedy about a young man coming to terms with cancer. Joseph Gordon-Levitt stars as Adam, a sweet-natured radio scriptwriter in his late twenties who is diagnosed with a rare form of spinal cancer and given a 50/50 chance of survival. With the help of his girlfriend (Bryce Dallas Howard), his best friend (Seth Rogen), his mother (Angelica Huston), and a trainee therapist at the cancer clinic (Anna Kendrick), Adam begins to discover what really matters in life
John Carter by Taylor Kitsch( Visual )
13 editions published in 2012 in English and French and held by 1,468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A war-weary former military captain is inexplicably transported to Mars and reluctantly becomes embroiled in an epic conflict. It's a world on the brink of collapse, and Carter rediscovers his humanity when he realizes the survival of Barsoom and its people rests in his hands
Pixar short films collection ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 1,407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With revolutionary animation, unforgettable music and characters you love, these dazzling short films have changed the face of animation and entertainment and are sure to delight
The family Stone by Claire Danes( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Corporate executive Meredith Norton is uptight and ultra-conservative. When she meets her new boyfriends parents their personalities clash, until Meredith's icy exterior begins to thaw
Lost ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stranded on an island that holds many secrets, 48 people must band together if they hope to get home alive
Land of the lost ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three years after being kicked out of the science department for his theory of Time warps, Rick Marshall is reduced to working as a teacher at the George C. Page Museum. He meets Holly Cantrell whose finding urges him to create a tachyon amplifier to enable time warp travel. Once they activate the amplifier, Rick, Holly and their cave tour guide Will Stanton end up in a parallel universe where all timelines converge. They soon meet some ape men and Stanton unintentionally gives them the secret of fire. A T. rex chases them across a small land bridge. Holly disappears and is condemned to death by the Library of Skulls. They finally make it back to the right time and bring back a dinosaur egg to prove his theory
Lost. the extended experience ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 1,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While Jack, Kate, and Locke investigate what's inside the hatch, the "tailies" are found. These survivors are from the tail of the plane and include tough girl Ana-Lucia and the spiritual and mysterious Mr. Eko. Most of the story, which continues 44 days after the crash, focuses on the main conflict between the survivors and the Others, with the continued clash between faith and science being thematic in certain episodes. While some mysteries are resolved, new questions are raised. More island mythologies and insights into the survivors' pasts are divulged. The hatch is explored and the existence of The DHARMA Initiative and its benefactor, The Hanso Foundation, are revealed. As the truth about the mysterious Others begins to unfold, one of the crash survivors betrays the other castaways, and the cause of the plane crash is revealed
The Muppets Wizard of Oz by Kirk R Thatcher( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and German and held by 1,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kermit, Miss Piggy, and the rest of the Muppets put an all-new spin on the classic tale loved by millions the world over
Pixar short films collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disney and Pixar present an incredible new collection of 12 short films, featuring multiple Academy Award nominees (best short film, animated: Presto, 2008; Day & Night, 2010; La Luna, 2011) and a host of family favorites. Join the celebration of imagination with this must-own collection, packed with unforgettable animation, fantastic stories, and captivating characters
Sky High by Mike Mitchell( Visual )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ordinary teenager finds out he's not so ordinary after all in this comedy-adventure
Earth days ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"[This program] looks back to the dawn and development of the modern environmental movement -- from its post-war rustlings in the 1950s and the 1962 publication of Rachel Carson's incendiary bestseller 'Silent Spring' to the first wildly successful 1970 Earth Day celebration and the subsequent firestorm of political action."--Container
Looking for comedy in the Muslim world ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mockumentary film in which actor Albert Brooks (playing himself) travels to India & Pakistan on behalf of the United States government, in hopes of discovering what "makes Muslims laugh."
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Audience level: 0.16 (from 0.06 for The Muppet ... to 0.21 for Earth days ...)
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Alternative Names
Michael Biacchino
Michele Giacchino
English (159)
French (16)
Spanish (10)
German (4)
Slovenian (2)
Italian (1)