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Zaillian, Steven

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

182 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 5,814 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 )

93 editions published between 1985 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 2,940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in New York City just prior to the Civil War, a man seeks to avenge the death of his father and gets caught in the middle of the powerful and corrupt political machines of Manhattan
Moneyball by Bennett Miller( Visual )

48 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manager de l'équipe des Oakland A's, Billy Beane révolutionne le système et rejette le conformisme classique lorsqu'il doit reconstruire son équipe de seconde zone avec un budget limité. Malgré l'opposition de la vieille école, des médias, des supporters et de son propre entraîneur, Beane réussit à créer une équipe marginale avec l'aide d'un jeune économiste de Yale expert en statistiques, et va ainsi changer à jamais la façon dont le sport est joué. [jaquette]
American gangster by Ridley Scott( Visual )

99 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, American Gangster is the story of two men: Frank Lucas, former driver, bouncer, and collector for Bumpy Johnson, the so-called Robin Hood of Harlem; and Richie Roberts, night-school lawyer, detective, and honest cop. Frank is importing heroin direct from Bangkok--by-passing the Italian and Sicilian mafia--undercutting their prices, delivering superior product, and making a fortune. Richie, loathed by cops on the take for turning in a million bucks in unmarked bills found in a suspects car, is heading a newly formed Federal investigation force for narcotics, tasked with finding and arresting North American drug kingpins. These two men are destined to meet, a meeting that will change their lives
The girl with the dragon tattoo by David Fincher( Visual )

42 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,265 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 )

69 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jan Schlichtmann (Travolta) is a cynical, high-priced personal injury attorney who only takes big-money cases he can safely settle out of court. He takes on a case which at first appears straightforward, but soon becomes entangled in a labyrinthine legal battle involving industrial pollution, contaminated drinking water, and the deaths of innocent children in New England
Hannibal by Ridley Scott( Visual )

77 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After escaping from the asylum in Baltimore, Dr. Hannibal Lecter, moves to Florence, Italy where he has become one of the curators of the Palazzo Vecchio. FBI agent, Clarice Starling, sets out to recapture him and learns she has competition from his old patient, Mason Verger. Of the three, whose mind and cunning will prevail?
All the king's men by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

45 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are several differences between this film and the 1949 film adaptation. Most notably, this film occurs in Louisiana during the 1950s, whereas the 1949 film occurs in an unnamed Southern state during the Great Depression
Exodus : gods and kings by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

19 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,495 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 )

38 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,412 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 )

43 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,364 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 )

30 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred Waitzkin, a sportswriter who dreams his 7-year-old son Josh will grow up to play baseball. One day in the park with his mother, Josh displays more than talent, he has a gift. Sensing his son is a future champion, Fred places Josh under the tutelage of a strict chess teacher. But when Josh suddenly starts to lose, his parents must confront their own motivations, and recognize what Josh prizes more than winning; his family's love
The interpreter by Karen Holmes( Visual )

25 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Action thriller about UN interpreter Silvia Broome who overhears a plot to assassinate an African head of state. Hard-bitten US Secret Service agent Tobin Keller is sent in, and he suspects Silvia is not telling the whole truth. Silvia realises she has become a target of assassins as well, and becomes desperate to thwart the plot
The night of by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

21 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 761 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
Red sparrow by Jennifer Lawrence( Visual )

5 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ballerina Dominika Egorova is recruited to Sparrow School, a Russian intelligence service where she is forced to use her body as a weapon. Her first mission, targeting a C.I.A. agent, threatens to unravel the security of both nations
Amistad : a novel by Alexs D Pate( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 565 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 falcon and the snowman by John Schlesinger( Visual )

17 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and German and held by 517 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 )

19 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in English and held by 383 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
Schindler's list by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

27 editions published between 1983 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The incredible true story follows the enigmatic Oskar Schindler, who saved the lives of more than 1,100 Jews during the Holocaust. It is the triumph of one man who made a difference and the drama of those who survived one of the darkest chapters in human history because of what he did
Mission: impossible by Brian De Palma( Visual )

40 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 257 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
 
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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-

Στίβεν Ζάιλιαν

Заиллян, Стивен

Стивен Заиллян

Стивън Зайлиан

Սթիվեն Զաիլյան

Սթիվեն Զաիլյան հայ ֆիլմի խմբագիր, կինոպրոդյուսեր, կինոռեժիսոր, սցենարիստ

סטיבן זאיליאן

סטיבן זאיליאן במאי קולנוע אמריקאי

استیون زایلیان فیلمنامه‌نویس، تدوینگر، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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스티븐 제일리언 미국의 영화 감독

자일리언, 스티븐 1953-

スティーヴン・ザイリアン

史蒂芬·澤里安

斯蒂文·泽里安

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HannibalAll the king's menClear and present dangerAwakeningsThe interpreterAmistad : a novelAmistadMission: impossible