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Zaillian, Steven

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Schindler's list by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

39 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 5,383 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 )

79 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1863, les Etats-Unis sont au bord de la guerre de Sécession. A New-York, la corruption a peu à peu gagné tous les dirigeants politiques. L'un des quartiers les plus pauvres de la ville, Five Points, est la proie de la guerre des gangs. C'est en ces temps de chaos qu'Amsterdan Valon (Leonardo DiCaprio), un jeune immigrant irlando-américain, revient aux Five Points. Il n'a qu'un seul but : se venger de William Cutting (Daniel Day-Lewis), alias Bill le Boucher, le puissant chef de gang qui s'oppose farouchement aux immigrants et a tué son père. La quête d'Amsterdan évolue en un combat sans merci, alors qu'éclatent les émeutes sanglantes contre l'armée
Moneyball by Bennett Miller( Visual )

40 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,794 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
The girl with the dragon tattoo by David Fincher( Visual )

25 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

MPAA rating: Brutal violent content including rape and torture, strong sexuality, graphic nudity, and language
American gangster by Ridley Scott( Visual )

72 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,200 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
A Civil Action by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,816 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 Thomas Harris( Visual )

65 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,535 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. His cover is broken when a cop, for money, turns Dr. Lecter over to his old patient, Mason Verger. FBI agent Clarice Starling finds out about Mason's evil plot to feed Dr. Lecter to a bunch of man-eating hogs and will do anything to make sure that Mason doesn't succeed
Exodus : gods and kings( Visual )

13 editions published in 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
All the king's men by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

35 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and French and held by 1,421 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
Clear and present danger by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

22 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CIA deputy intelligence director, Jack Ryan, finds recovering laundered drug money from the Colombian cartel isn't as dangerous as the power games in the nation's capitol
Awakenings by Penny Marshall( Visual )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After giving his catatonic patients an experimental drug, a maverick doctor examines the effects on the patients and learns a few lessons about life from them
The interpreter by Karen Holmes( Visual )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In one of the hidden corridors of power at UN headquarters, translator Silvia Broome overhears a potentially explosive secret about a planned assassination attempt. But when federal agent Tobin Keller investigates her claim, is she a victim or a suspect?
Searching for Bobby Fischer by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 638 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
Amistad : a novel by Alexs D Pate( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 591 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 )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and German and held by 504 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 )

16 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in English and held by 392 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
The night of( Visual )

7 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 321 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
Mission: impossible by Brian De Palma( Visual )

39 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A secret agent framed for the deaths of his espionage team, tries to discover the truth
Jack the bear( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 217 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( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 188 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. 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. Inspired by a true story
 
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Schindler's list
Alternative Names
Steven Zaillian americký filmový režisér, scenárista a producent

Steven Zaillian Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

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

Սթիվեն Զաիլյան

Սթիվեն Զաիլյան հայ ֆիլմի խմբագիր, կինոպրոդյուսեր, կինոռեժիսոր, սցենարիստ

סטיבן זאיליאן

استیون زایلیان فیلمنامه‌نویس، تدوینگر، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

სტივენ ზეილიანი

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 dangerThe interpreterAmistad : a novelAmistadJack the bear