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Zaillian, Steven

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Most widely held works by Steven Zaillian
Schindler's list by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

219 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 6,147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a Catholic war profiteer, Oskar Schindler, who risked his life and went bankrupt in order to save more than 1,000 Jews from certain death in concentration camps. He employed Jews in his crockery factory manufacturing goods for the German army. At the same time he tries to stay solvent with the help of a Jewish accountant and negotiates business with a vicious Nazi commandant who enjoys shooting Jews as target practice from the balcony of his villa that overlooks the prison camp he commands
Gangs of New York by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

91 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After years of incarceration, Irish immigrant Amsterdam Vallon (DiCaprio) returns to lower Manhattan's lawless, corrupt Five Points section seeking revenge against the rival gang leader (Day-Lewis) who killed his father. But before long, Amsterdam's personal vendetta becomes part of an erupting wave of full-blown gang warfare."--Container
Moneyball by Bennett Miller( Visual )

47 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane's successful attempt to put together a baseball club on a budget by employing computer-generated analysis to draft his players
American gangster by Ridley Scott( Visual )

94 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the death of his employer and mentor, Bumpy Johnson, Frank Lucas establishes himself as the number one importer of heroin in Harlem. He does so by buying heroin directly from a source in South East Asia, and he comes up with a unique way of importing the drugs into the United States
The girl with the dragon tattoo by David Fincher( Visual )

40 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hoping to distance himself from the fallout of a libel conviction, journalist Mikael Blomkvist retreats to a remote island in Sweden's far north where the unsolved murder of a young girl still haunts her industrialist uncle forty years later. Ensconced in a cottage on the island where the killer may still roam, Blomkvist's investigation draws him into the secrets and lies of the rich and powerful, and throws him together with one unlikely ally: tattooed, punk hacker, Lisbeth Salander
A Civil Action by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

68 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high-priced personal injury attorney takes on a case that becomes an epic legal battle ... one that may cost him his career, reputation and all that he owns
Hannibal by Ridley Scott( Visual )

75 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FBI agent Clarice Starling's involvement in a dramatic drug bust brings her once again to the attention of killer cannibal Dr. Hannibal Lecter who escaped from custody seven years earlier after helping Clarice nab a serial murderer
All the king's men by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

44 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small-town lawyer rides an improbable series of events to the Louisiana governor's mansion, where his populist policies and ruthless scheming quickly earn him some powerful enemies
Exodus : gods and kings by Ridley Scott( Visual )

16 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this biblically based epic film, the defiant leader Moses rises up against the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses, setting 400,000 slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues
Clear and present danger by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

35 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CIA Agent Jack Ryan is appointed acting CIA Deputy Director of Intelligence when his mentor, Admiral James Greer becomes gravely ill. His first assignment is to investigate the murder of one of the president's friends, a prominent U.S. businessman with secret ties to Colombian drug cartels. Caught in the crossfire, Ryan takes matters into his own hands
Awakenings by Penny Marshall( Visual )

41 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,359 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
Searching for Bobby Fischer by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

28 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This heart-warming film is based on the true story of a young boy who is a chess prodigy and his father, who attempts to walk the fine line between encouraging his son's talent, and preserving the love they have for each other
The interpreter by Karen Holmes( Visual )

24 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. Secret Service agent Tobin Keller is assigned to investigate a translator working at the United Nations who claims to have overheard an assassination plot
Amistad : a novel by Alexs D Pate( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This novel recounts the rebellion in 1839 of 53 African slaves aboard the Amistad, a Spanish slave ship from Cuba. After the ship was intercepted by the U.S. Navy and taken to New London, Connecticut, President Van Buren and the pro-slavery government wanted to return the slaves to Havana, but the fledgling abolitionist movement forced a series of trials, culminating at the Supreme Court, in which the slaves were defended by former President John Quincy Adams
The night of by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An HBO limited series. After a night of partying with a female stranger, a man wakes up to find her stabbed to death and he is charged with her murder
The falcon and the snowman by John Schlesinger( Visual )

17 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and German and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true-life story of Christopher Boyce and Daulton Lee, boyhood friends. In their early twenties, Boyce has just quit the seminary and taken a job at TRW where he soon has access to the company's top-secret defense files, including evidence of the CIA's tampering with elections overseas. Lee is a runaway, paroled heroin addict. The ideological disillusionment of one and the greed and need for excitement of the other lead them to sell secrets to the Russians. As they proceed, the stakes get higher and the risks larger. -- Summary adapted from container
Amistad by Joyce Annette Barnes( Book )

18 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It is 1839. The slave ship, Amistad, is carrying African slaves to America. There is a bloody fight on ship, and the Africans are free. But soon they are in prison in the US. Must they return to their 'owners', or are they free people?"--Page 4 of cover
Mission: Impossible : Ghost Protocol by Brad Bird( Visual )

43 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethan Hunt is an American secret agent who is framed for the deaths of his espionage team. Fleeing from government assassins, breaking into the CIA's most impenetrable vault, clinging to the roof of a speeding bullet train, Hunt hotly races to stay one step ahead of his pursuers, and drawing one step closer to discovering the shocking truth
Jack the bear( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's never easy being a single parent. But it's especially difficult for John Leary, because deep down, he's really just a kid himself. Danny DeVito stars as a widower who's determined to make a new life for his two sons, 12-year-old Jack and 3-year-old Dylan. They move to a quirky Oakland neighborhood where John gets a job as the monster host of a late-night horror TV show. Though all three try to cope with the great loss in their lives, Jack, in particular, finds his father's silly antics and increasing alcoholism a confusing burden
American gangster by Max Allan Collins( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the death of his employer and mentor, Bumpy Johnson, Frank Lucas establishes himself as the number one importer of heroin in Harlem. He does so by buying heroin directly from a source in South East Asia, and he comes up with a unique way of importing the drugs into the United States. As a result, his product is superior to what is currently available on the street and his prices are lower. His alliance with the New York Mafia ensures his position. Richie Roberts is a dedicated and honest policeman who heads up a joint narcotics task force with the Federal government and is determined to bring down Lucas' drug empire. Based on a true story
 
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Schindler's list
Alternative Names
Steven Ernest Bernard Zaillian

Steven Zaillian American film director

Steven Zaillian americký filmový režisér, scenárista a producent

Steven Zaillian Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

Steven Zaillian director de cine estadounidense

Steven Zaillian réalisateur américain

Steven Zaillian sceneggiatore statunitense

Steven Zaillian US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Cutter, Filmproduzent und Filmregisseur

Steven Zaillian US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Filmeditor, Filmproduzent und Filmregisseur

Steven Zaillian usona scenaristo, reĝisoro kaj filmproduktisto

Zaillan, Steve 1953-

Zaillian, Steven Ernest Bernard 1953-

Заиллян, Стивен

Стивен Заиллян

Стивън Зайлиан

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자일리언, 스티븐 1953-

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HannibalAll the king's menClear and present dangerAwakeningsThe interpreterAmistad : a novelAmistadMission: Impossible : Ghost Protocol