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Jackson, Peter 1961-

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The Lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien ( Visual )
83 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 5,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Assisted by a fellowship of heroes, Middle-earth hobbit, Frodo Baggins, plunges into a perilous trek to take the mystical One Ring to Mount Doom so that it and its magical powers can be destroyed and never possessed by evil Lord Sauron. An epic adventure of good against evil, the power of friendship, and individual courage
The lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien ( Visual )
73 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 5,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join Frodo, Gandalf, Aragorn, and brave members of he Fellowship as they continue their quest to destroy the Ring of Power. As darkness descends on Middle-earth, a strange creature named Gollum leads the heroes to the Balck Gates of Mordor. The rest of Middle-earth prepares for a battle that will decide the fate of all
Lord of the rings by Orlando Bloom ( Visual )
74 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 4,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frodo makes his way through the darkness to Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring. Aragon learns of his destiny as the true King and the others prepare for a massive battle that will determine the fate of Middle-Earth
The hobbit an unexpected journey by Martin Freeman ( Visual )
65 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,445 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.'
King Kong by Merian C Cooper ( Visual )
118 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,639 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 a remote island where she finds compassion and the true meaning of humanity with an ape 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
District 9 by Neill Blomkamp ( Visual )
31 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,418 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 lovely bones by Peter Jackson ( Visual )
54 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,305 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
The adventures of Tintin by Hergé ( Visual )
11 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2,142 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 lord of the rings by Peter Jackson ( Visual )
89 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elderly hobbit Bilbo Baggins relinquishes possession of a golden ring possessing magical powers to Frodo, his youthful heir. Charged with casting the ring into the fires from which it was forged, the young hobbit begins an arduous trek across Middle-earth, accompanied by a stalwart band including his best friend Sam, the mercurial wizard Gandalf, the warrior Aragorn, and the blustery Gimli, among others. Opposed by the treacherous sorcerer Saruman and the demonic emissaries of Sauron, the Dark Lord, this ever-embattled Fellowship makes its way slowly toward the dark land of Mordor
The hobbit by J. R. R Tolkien ( Visual )
27 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,671 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
The lord of the rings, the return of the king by J. R. R Tolkien ( Visual )
39 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 1,307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Fellowship divides to conquer, as Frodo and Sam, with the help and hindrance of Gollum, continue on their way to Mount Doom. Gandalf and Pippin ride to Minas Tirith to help defend Gondor, while Merry remains with Eowyn and the other Rohan fighters. Aragorn, Legolas, and Gimli seek aid from those that live in the Cursed Mountains. All these battles have one ultimate goal in mind: to distract the Eye of Sauron and buy Frodo as much time as possible in order to destroy the One Ring
From hobbits to Hollywood essays on Peter Jackson's Lord of the rings by Ernest Mathijs ( )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,076 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 by Peter Jackson ( Visual )
52 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frodo and Samwise press on toward Mordor: Gollum insists on being the guide. Can anyone so corrupted by the ring be trusted? Frodo is increasingly under the sway of the ring wonders if he can trust himself. Meanwhile, Aragorn, drawing closer to his kingly destiny, rallies the forces of good for the battles that are about to come. Dark Lord's army is fast approaching Gondor and the War of the Ring is about to begin
Heavenly creatures by Peter Jackson ( Visual )
84 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,051 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
The hobbit : the desolation of Smaug ( Visual )
11 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 740 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
West of Memphis ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 674 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
The Frighteners by Peter Jackson ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 485 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 ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 341 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
Forgotten silver by Peter Jackson ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A "mockumentary" which documents the life of Colin McKenzie, New Zealand "film pioneer and inventor extraordinaire."
Missing persons ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An unstoppable force of nature in a hat and sensible shoes, Hetty decides to try tracking down the long-lost son of her best friend's husband. A taste of success encourages her to go looking for missing persons as a professional sleuth
 
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Jackson, Peter L.
ジャクソン, ピーター
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