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Jackson, Peter 1961-

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The lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

421 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 18,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In ancient times the Rings of Power were crafted by the Elven-smiths, and Sauron, the Dark Lord, forged the One Ring, filling it with his own power so that he could rule all others. But the One Ring was taken from him, and though he sought it throughout Middle-Earth still it remained lost to him. After many ages it fell, by chance, into the hands of the Hobbit, Bilbo Baggins. On his eleventy-first birthday, Bilbo disappeared, bequeathing to his young cousin, Frodo, the Ruling Ring, and a perilous quest: to journey across Middle-Earth, deep into the shadow of the Dark Lord and destroy the Ring by casting it into the Cracks of Doom
The hobbit by Martin Freeman( Visual )

127 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 4,957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bilbo Baggins continues on in his journey with the wizard Gandalf and thirteen dwarves, led by Thorin Oakenshield, on an epic quest to reclaim their lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor
King Kong by Merian C Cooper( Visual )

97 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young and beautiful actress Ann Darrow is from the world of 1930s vaudeville, who is down on her luck. She meets Carl Denham, an over-ambitious filmmaker, who brings her on an exploratory expedition to Skull Island where she finds compassion and the true meaning of humanity with an ape named Kong. Together, beauty and beast finally meet their fate in New York, where the filmmaker has taken and displayed the ape in the quest of finding his fame by using commercial exploitation which ultimately leads to catastrophe, including the man who falls in love with Ann and plays an unlikely hero by trying to save her from Kong and her destiny
The hobbit : the battle of the five armies by Jiakexun( Visual )

68 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic conclusion to the adventures of Bilbo Baggins. The dragon Smaug rains his fiery wrath down upon the defenseless men, women, and children of Lake-town. Obsessed above all else with his reclaimed treasure, Thorin sacrifices friendship and honor to hoard it as Bilbo attempts to make him see reason
The hobbit : an unexpected journey by Peter Jackson( Visual )

45 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first chapter in Peter Jackson's new epic trilogy set in Middle Earth 60 years before J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the rings saga. Follow Bilbo Baggins as he's swept into a quest to reclaim the Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor, long ago conquered by the dragon Smaug. Approached by the wizard Gandalf, Bilbo joins a company of thirteen dwarves led by the legendary warrior Thorin Oakenshield. Along the way they face many dangers; Bilbo meets Gollum and takes possession of the 'One ring.'
District 9 by Neill Blomkamp( Visual )

40 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Back in the 1980s, a giant spacecraft stalled in the skies over Johannesburg. 1.8 million of the aliens that were aboard were rescued, and placed in a refugee camp--District 9. Over the next 20 years, District 9 became a teeming shantytown like so many others in the developing world. Although there is evidence that the extraterrestrials represent an advanced civilization, their lives on Earth are marked by squalor, dysfunction, and xenophobic hostility. Now, the mass eviction of the aliens is due to commence, overseen by the military/corporate entity MultiNational United. Middle manager Wikus Van De Merwe finds himself in charge, and cannot believe the good luck of his sudden promotion, until events spin out of control, and he realizes he is little more than a pawn in a horrific multinational/intergalactic experiment
The adventures of Tintin by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

30 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unquenchably curious young reporter Tintin and his fiercely loyal dog Snowy discover a model ship carrying an explosive secret. Drawn into a centuries-old mystery, Tintin find himself in the sightlines of Ivan Ivanovitch Sakharine, a diabolical villain who believes Tintin has stolen a priceless treasure tied to a dastardly pirate. With the help of Snowy, Captain Haddock, and bumbling detectives Thompson & Thompson, Tintin will travel half the world to find the final resting place of The Unicorn
The lovely bones by Peter Jackson( Visual )

52 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When 14-year-old Susie Salmon was murdered, she left her unfinished life behind. Now from her place in a strange but beautiful in-between world, she must help her father catch her killer and protect her family before she can finally move on
Heavenly creatures by Peter Jackson( Visual )

85 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When circumstances bring together two bright and highly imaginative teenage schoolgirls they quickly form an unwavering bond, creating a fantasy world that only they can share. Disturbed by the intensity of the friendship, their parents threaten to keep them apart. The girls vow to stay together, devising a secret plan that leads to shocking consequences
West of Memphis( Visual )

11 editions published in 2013 in English and French and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Academy Award nominated filmmaker Amy Berg (DELIVER US FROM EVIL) in collaboration with the multiple Academy Award winning team of Peter Jackson and Fran Walsh, WEST OF MEMPHIS tells the untold story behind an extraordinary and desperate fight to stop the State of Arkansas from killing an innocent man. Told and produced by those who lived it, Damien Echols and Lorri Davis, the film uncovers new evidence surrounding the 1993 murders of three eight-year-old boys in the small town of West Memphis, Arkansas, and exposes the wrongful conviction of three teenagers who lost 18 years of their lives imprisoned for crimes they did not commit
Star Wars trilogy by Irvin Kershner( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes the story of the making of all the Star Wars films: documentary and features, video games, still galleries, trailers, TV spots, Episode III preview (The Return of Darth Vader) and more
The Frighteners by Peter Jackson( Visual )

32 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Con man Frank Bannister (Fox) has a unique scam-- he works with a group of ghosts who haunt a home until Frank comes along to drive them out, for the right price. But the small town of Fairwater is plagued by a serial killer's evil spirit and Frank and his spiritual cronies face the challenge of getting rid of the ghost before the police decide to get rid of Frank
Dead alive by Peter Jackson( Visual )

27 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lionel is forced to care for his domineering mother. After she's bitten by the cursed Sumatran rat monkey, she becomes a zombie, making it very difficult for Lionel to keep the neighbors from suspecting something
Cream : Royal Albert Hall, London 05 by Cream (Musical group)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cream, rock's first supergroup, return to London's Royal Albert Hall for their first performance since 1968. Eric Clapton, Ginger Baker and Jack Bruce play classic tracks including Sunshine of your love, White room, I'm so glad, and more
The lord of the rings( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Frodo Baggins and the Fellowship continue their quest to destroy the One Ring and stand against the evil of the dark lord Sauron. The Fellowship has divided and now find themselves taking different paths to defeating Sauron and his allies. Their destinies now lie at two towers - Orthanc Tower in Isengard, where the corrupted wizard Saruman waits and Sauron's fortress at Baraddur, deep within the dark lands of Mordor."--Amazon.com
Eric Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival : Madison Square Garden 2013( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary captures some of the performances from the 2013 edition of Eric Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival, an event that featured sets from such musical luminaries as Robert Cray, Steve Cropper, BB King, Keb' Mo', John Mayer, and Buddy Guy among many others
Forgotten silver by Peter Jackson( Visual )

34 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "mockumentary" which documents the life of Colin McKenzie, New Zealand "film pioneer and inventor extraordinaire." This is the truly remarkable--though not entirely true--story of Forgotten silver
From hobbits to Hollywood : essays on Peter Jackson's Lord of the rings by Ernest Mathijs( Book )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Peter Jackson $1 (Bs film version of The Lord of the Rings (2001-2003) is the grandest achievement of 21st century cinema so far. But it is also linked to topical and social concerns including war, terrorism, and cultural imperialism. Its style, symbols, narrative, and structure seem always already linked to politics, cultural definition, problems of cinematic style, and the elemenal mythologies that most profoundly capture our imaginations. From Hobbits to Hollywood: Essays on Peter Jackson $1 (Bs Lord of the Rings treats Jackson $1 (Bs trilogy as having two conditions of existence: an aesthetic and a political. Like other cultural artefacts, it leads a double life as objet d $1 (Bart and public statement about the world, so that nothing in it is ever just cinematically beautiful or tasteful, and nothing is ever just a message or an opinion"--Cover 4
The lord of the rings : the motion picture trilogy( Visual )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Two Towers: Frodo Baggins and the Fellowship continue their quest to destroy the One Ring and stand against the evil of the dark lord Sauron. The Fellowship has divided and now find themselves taking different paths to defeating Sauron and his allies. Their destinies now lie at two towers - Orthanc Tower in Isengard, where the corrupted wizard Saruman waits and Sauron's fortress at Baraddur, deep within the dark lands of Mordor."--Amazon.com
King Kong : a novelization by Christopher Golden( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The novelization of the new film follows the discovery on a remote island of the giant ape, the beast's ill-fated affection for a young woman, and his capture and exploitation by greedy would-be entrepreneur Carl Denham
 
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Jackson, Peter L.

Jackson, Peter Robert, 1961-....

Peter Jackson filmskaper fra New Zealand

Peter Jackson guionista, productor y director de cine neozelandés

Peter Jackson neuseeländischer Filmregisseur, Filmproduzent, Drehbuchautor und Schauspieler

Peter Jackson Nieuw-Zeelands filmregisseur

Peter Jackson réalisateur, scénariste et producteur néo-zélandais

Peter Jackson regista neozelandese

Peter Jackson reżyser nowozelandzki

Peter Robert Jackson

Petrus Jackson

Piter Cekson

Pīters Džeksons

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Πίτερ Τζάκσον

Питер Джексон Новозеландский кинорежиссёр, сценарист, актёр и продюсер

Питер Џексон

Питър Джаксън

Пітер Джексон

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Пітэр Джэксан Новазэляндзкі кінарэжысэр, прадусар, сцэнарыст

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잭슨, 피터 1961-

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ジャクソン, ピーター

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King KongDistrict 9The FrightenersFrom hobbits to Hollywood : essays on Peter Jackson's Lord of the ringsThe lord of the rings : the motion picture trilogyKing Kong : a novelizationPeter Jackson : a film-maker's journey