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Bates, Tyler

Works: 290 works in 987 publications in 6 languages and 35,842 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Superhero films  History  Fantasy films  Comedy films  Spy films 
Roles: Composer, Author, Musician, Performer, Other, Creator, Instrumentalist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Tyler Bates
Watchmen by Zack Snyder( Visual )

52 editions published between 2009 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 2,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the United States, costumed superheroes are part of the fabric of everyday society. But, when one of his former colleagues is murdered, the washed-up, but no less determined, masked vigilante Rorschach sets out to uncover the plot to kill and discredit all past and present superheroes. As he reconnects with his former crime-fighting legion, a ragtag group of retired superheroes, only one of whom has true powers, Rorschach glimpses a wide-ranging and disturbing conspiracy with links to their shared past and catastrophic consequences for the future
Guardians of the galaxy by James Gunn( Visual )

23 editions published in 2017 in English and German and held by 2,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vol. Two continues the team's adventures as they traverse the outer reaches of the cosmos. The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mystery of Peter Quill's true parentage. Old foes become new allies and fan-favorite characters from the classic comics will come to our heroes' aid as the Marvel Cinematic Universe continues to expand
Guardians of the Galaxy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 2,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brash adventurer Peter Quill finds himself the object of an unrelenting bounty hunt after stealing a mysterious orb coveted by Ronan, a powerful villain with ambitions that threaten the entire universe. To evade Ronan, Quill is forced into an uneasy truce with a quartet of disparate misfits. But when Quill discovers the true power of the orb and the menace it poses to the cosmos, he must do his best to rally his ragtag rivals for a last, desperate stand-with the galaxy's fate in the balance
Deadpool 2 by David Leitch( Visual )

24 editions published in 2018 in 4 languages and held by 2,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Searching to regain his spice for life, as well as a flux capacitor, Wade Wilson must battle ninjas, the Yakuza, and a pack of sexually aggressive canines, as he journeys around the world to discover the importance of family, friendship, and flavor
Atomic Blonde by David Leitch( Visual )

26 editions published in 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The crown jewel of Her Majesty's Secret Intelligence Service, Agent Lorraine Broughton is equal parts spycraft, sensuality and savagery, willing to deploy any of her skills to stay alive on her impossible mission. Sent alone into Berlin to deliver a priceless dossier out of the destabilized city, she partners with embedded station chief David Percival to navigate her way through the deadliest game of spies
John Wick by Chad Stahelski( Visual )

22 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When sadistic young thugs senselessly attack a brilliantly lethal ex-assassin, they have no idea that they've just awakened the boogeyman. With New York City as his bullet-riddled playground, Wick embarks on a merciless rampage, hunting down his adversaries with the skill and ruthlessness that made him an underworld legend
The Way by David Alexanian( Visual )

20 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tom Avery, médecin américain à l'existence confortable, se rend d'urgence en France où son fils Daniel vient de disparaître lors d'un accident de montagne. Il découvre sur place que ce fils qu'il n'a jamais compris avait entrepris le pèlerinage de Compostelle. Tom décide alors de prendre le «camino». Sur sa route, il croise Jack l'irlandais, Sarah la canadienne ou encore le hollandais Joost, pèlerins aux caractères bien trempés. D'abord fuyant, Tom s'ouvre pas à pas, à mesure qu'il apprend enfin à "marcher ensemble"."
John Wick( Visual )

9 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this next chapter following the 2014 hit, legendary hit man John Wick is forced back out of retirement by a former associate plotting to seize control of a shadowy international assassins' guild. Bound by a blood oath to help him, John travels to Rome where he squares off against some of the world's deadliest killers
The spy who dumped me by Susanna Fogel( Visual )

10 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 1,407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audrey and Morgan are two fairly ordinary 30-year-old women who live in Los Angeles. They are best friends, and they always stick together, so when Audrey discovers her ex-boyfriend is an international spy, Morgan joins her on an unlikely adventure. Together, the two of them must try to save him from assassins and help to save the world from a dangerous threat. As they travel around the globe with killers hot on their heels, they will discover hidden reserves of strength and cleverness that neither one of them knew they had
Dawn of the Dead by George A Romero( Visual )

32 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in English and held by 1,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a mysterious virus turns people into mindless, flesh-eating zombies, a handful of survivors wage a desperate, last-stand battle to stay alive ... and human! The last remaining humans escape to a Milwaukee shopping mall, where they decide that the only way to truly elude the approaching throng of undead is to somehow make their way to an island that is supposedly zombie-free
The day the Earth stood still by Robert Wise( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Governments and scientists race to unravel the mystery behind a visitor's appearance. Dr. Helen Benson is a renowned scientist who finds herself face-to-face with an alien called Klaatu. Klaatu has traveled across the universe to warn of an impending global crisis. She quickly discovers the deadly ramificications of Klaatu's claim that he is a 'friend to the Earth.' Now, she and her yourng stepson must find a way to convince the entity who was sent to destroy humans that mankind is worth saving, but it may be too late
Sucker Punch by Zack Snyder( Visual )

20 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this epic action fantasy, Babydoll, locked away against her will, must band together with four fellow prisoners and use imagination and dreams to escape her dark reality"--Container
Conan the barbarian by Oliver Stone( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A quest that begins as a personal vendetta for the fierce Cimmerian warrior soon turns into an epic battle against hulking rivals, horrific monsters, and impossible odds, as Conan realizes he is the only hope of saving the great nations of Hyboria from an encroaching reign of supernatural evil
300 by Zack Snyder( Visual )

40 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

300 retrace la bataille antique des Thermopyles au cours de laquelle le Roi Léonidas et ses 300 Spartiates se sont battus jusquà la mort contre Xerxès et son immense armée Perse
Killer Joe by William Friedkin( Visual )

13 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'Killer' Joe Cooper (Matthew McConaughey) is a Dallas detective who moonlights as a hit man with the charm of a Southern gentleman. Chris (Emile Hirsch) hires Joe to kill his mother in order to collect her life insurance and pay off his debts. When Chris can't pay for the service up front, Joe takes Chris's sister Dottie (Juno Temple) as a retainer until he can be paid"--Container
Guardians of the galaxy by James Gunn( Visual )

27 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Quill teams up with Gamora, Drax, Rocket and Groot to deliver an all-powerful orb into the right hands, but along the way get drawn into the battle for the fate of the galaxy
The darkest hour by Chris Gorak( Visual )

9 editions published in 2012 in 3 languages and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five young people are stranded in Moscow, fighting to survive in the wake of a devastating alien attack
The Belko experiment( Visual )

6 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a twisted social experiment, a group of 80 Americans are locked in their high-rise corporate office in Bogota, Colombia, and ordered by an unknown voice coming from the company's speaker system to participate in a series of murderous moral decisions
Slither( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and German and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wheelsy is a small rural town where not much happens, but that is all going to change, and not for the better. Grant Grant, the town's wealthiest and most powerful citizen, is taking a walk through the woods when he comes across a strange and unfamiliar life form. Grant makes the mistake of getting too close and soon an alien creature invades his body. It is not long before Grant isn't the only one who has been attacked by the strange and slimy things. Grant's wife, Starla, begins to notice that something is very wrong with her husband. At the same time, Sheriff Bill Pardy becomes aware that there is a pattern of missing people and animals. Together, Starla and Bill set out to put a stop to the alien invaders intent upon taking over Wheelsy
Halloween II by Rob Zombie( Visual )

22 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Myers has returned home to sleepy Haddonfield, Illinois, to take care of some unfinished family business with his sister. But, Laurie is attempting to heal the psychic wounds from her previous encounter with Michael by bonding with Sheriff Brackett and his daughter Anne. Dr. Loomis has forsaken his connection to Laurie by exploiting his connection to Michael with a tell-all book. In the mean time, Michael himself roams the lonely outskirts of Haddonfield, driven by visions of his mother and his single-minded urge to bond with his sister at any cost
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Bates, Tyler Lee

Bates, Tyler Lee 1965-

Tyler Bates

Tyler Bates Amerikaans componist

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Tyler Bates compositeur de musique de film et guitariste

Tyler Bates compositeur de musique de film, guitariste actif dans les années 1980

Tyler Bates compositor estadounidense

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Tyler Bates musicista, compositore e produttore discografico statunitense

Tyler Bates US-amerikanischer Musikproduzent, Komponist und Musiker

Tyler Bates US-amerikanischer Musikproduzent- und Komponist

Tyler Lee Bates

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