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Getz, John 1946-

Overview
Works: 129 works in 475 publications in 7 languages and 14,014 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films  History  Horror films  Film noir  Crime films  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Other, Honoree, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Getz
The social network by David Fincher( Visual )

16 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and French and held by 2,769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a fall night in 2003, Harvard undergrad and computer programming genius Mark Zuckerberg sits down at his computer and heatedly begins working on a new idea. In a fury of blogging and programming, what begins in his dorm room soon becomes a global social network and a revolution in communication. A mere six years and 500 million friends later, Zuckerberg is the youngest billionaire in history, but for this entrepreneur, success leads to both personal and legal complications
Blood simple by Joel Coen( Visual )

87 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jealous husband hires a detective to murder his wife and her lover
The fly by David Cronenberg( Visual )

67 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seth Brundle develops a system to transport objects in a matter of seconds, but when he tries it on himself, Seth's genes and molecules are accidentally fused with those of a fly. Seth's initial excitement over his new physical abilities turns into a nightmare as his insect half begins to take over
Trumbo by Jay Roach( Visual )

7 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hollywood, la Guerre Froide bat son plein. Alors qu?il est au sommet de son art, le scénariste Dalton Trumbo est accusé d?être communiste. Avec d?autres artistes, il devient très vite infréquentable, puis est emprisonné et placé sur la Liste Noire : il lui est désormais impossible de travailler. Grâce à son talent et au soutien inconditionnel de sa famille. Il va contourner cette interdiction. En menant dans l?ombre un long combat vers sa réhabilitation, il forgera sa légende. "Allociné"
A Day Without a Mexican( Visual )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"California awakens one day to discover that one third of its population has vanished. A peculiar pink fog surrounds the state and communication outside its boundaries has completely shut down. As the day progresses, it becomes apparent the sole characteristic linking the missing 14 million is their Hispanic heritage."
Nanjing = Nanking by William Guttentag( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"bei yi wang de 1937"su shuo zai er ci da zhan zao qi,ri ben qin lue zhong guo nan jing de gu shi.ji yu xiang tong zhi zhong guo de zhan lue,ri ben nu yi nan jing (dang shi zhong guo de shou du )da shu yue zhi jiu,dang zheng ge cheng shi lun xian shi,ri fang jun dui yi ling ren jing hai de gui mo da kai sha jie bing jian yin fu nu . zai zhe yang de luan shi zhong,you yi xiao qun xi fang ren ju ji jian li le"an quan qu"(Safety zone), zai na li,duo da 20 wan zhong guo ren zhao dao le bi nan suo. zhe xie mei you wu zhuang de chuan jiao shi . da xue jiao shou . yi sheng ji shang ren,qi zhong bao kuo le yi ge jiao zuo yue han la bei de na cui fen zi,ta men bu xiang kan dao zhe yang de qing kuang fa sheng,er gan yuan mao zhu sheng ming wei xian qu bao hu zhong guo ren min mian yu bei tu sha..."bei yi wang de 1937"shi zhong guo ren yong qi yu ge ren xin nian de zheng ju.zhu ding yu xie e kang zheng;lun wei xi sheng pin hou huan ju you hui fu neng li de zhong guo ren,zai zui hei an de shi dai dai you yi xian sheng ji de shu guang
Jobs by Joshua Michael Stern( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chronicles Jobs' early days as a college dropout to his rise as the co-founder of Apple Computer, Inc. and forced retirement from the company. More than a decade later, Jobs returns and single-handedly sets a course that will turn the once-tiny startup into one of the world's most valuable companies. His epic journey blazes a trail that changes technology--and the world--forever"--Container
A woman called Moses( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of Harriet Ross Tubman, founder of the Underground Railroad, who led hundreds of slaves to freedom in the North before the Civil War
Certain women( Visual )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stirring look at three women striving to forge their own paths amidst the wide-open plains of the American Northwest: a lawyer who finds herself contending with both office sexism and a hostage situation; a wife and mother whose determination to build her dream home puts her at odds with the men in her life; and a young law student who forms an ambiguous bond with a lonely ranch hand. A portrait emerges of flawed, but strong-willed individuals in the process of defining themselves
Zodiac by David Fincher( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A serial killer in the San Francisco Bay Area taunts police with his letters and cryptic messages. Looks into the lives of the four men most effected by the killer: San Francisco PD Homicide, David Toschi and William Armstrong, the San Francisco Chronicle reporters Paul Avery and Robert Graysmith. Displays the psychological and emotional effects of the killings, as well as the endless procedural details of the investigation (handwriting experts, the "2500" suspects), the letters sent to the San Francisco Chronicle by Zodiac and the work of a 20+ year investigation that wears down and whittles away at any kind of normal life for Toshi and Graysmith. Both men are obsessed with Zodiac and both pay for this obsession with the hard years and loves lost and never regained
Don't tell Mom the babysitter's dead by Stephen Herek( Visual )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and French and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their mother takes a trip to Australia, five children are left with an elderly tyrant who keels over dead the first night, opening up the possibility of a carefree summer--as long as they can keep Mom from finding out the babysitter is dead
Blood simple by Joel Coen( Visual )

22 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man hires a private investigator to kill his wife, who he thinks is cheating on him, and her lover, but the investigator has a plan of his own. A bad situation suddenly gets worse
Mystery woman( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The charity event bookstore owner Sam Kinsey is hosting for a once-famous rock group turns sour when their promoter is found murdered in his hotel room. Sam and Philby dig up the deadly secrets that bring a whole new meaning to 'Top Ten hit.'
The graduate by Terry Johnson( Recording )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fresh-faced college grad returns home, diploma in hand, to seek an answer to that age old question: "now what?" Lacking any clear career path, he falls prey to Mrs. Robinson, wife of his father's business partner. But it's Mrs. Robinson's daughter who captures his heart
Un día sin mexicanos by Yareli Arizmedi( Visual )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

California awakens one day to discover that one third of its population has vanished. A peculiar pink fog surrounds the state and communication outside its boundaries has completely shut down. Oddly, the missing 14 million are all Hispanic
Glengarry Glen Ross by David Mamet( Recording )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of low-ranking real-estate salesmen are trying to survive in a cut-throat office culture. But when two of them devise a plot to redress the company's wrongs, the resulting turmoil increases the pressure to unbearable levels. A 1984 Pulitzer Prize winner for Drama. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring: Joe Mantegna as Ricky Roma; Gordon Clapp as David Moss; Kyle Colerider-Krugh as Detective Baylen; Richard Dreyfuss as Shelly Levine; John Getz as James Lingk; Richard Schiff as George Aaronow; Josh Stamberg as John Williamson; Directed by Eric Simonson. Recorded by L.A. Theatre Works before a live audience
The fly( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a scientist working on teleportation who accidentally merges himself with a fly
Thief of hearts( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and German and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If you met Ray and Mickey Davis, you'd swear they had a perfect marriage. But if you read Mickey's diary, you'd know that unrest is lurking just beneath the surface
Lifetime collector's set : 4 films : Untamed love ; Just ask my children ; Taming Andrew ; Invisible child( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Untamed love: "The inspiring story of Caitlin, a lost child, Maggie, a dedicated teacher, and the unexpected miracles that happen when Caitlin is finally given the chance to shine"--Container
Zenon : the zequel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the middle of the 21st century and the space station 15-year-old Zenon Kar calls home is being dismantled. Zenon happens to be on duty in A.P. when she is contacted by aliens. Maybe the station can be saved if she can convince everyone to help the aliens
 
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A Day Without a Mexican
Alternative Names
Getz, John, 1947-

John Getz acteur américain

John Getz Amerikaans acteur

John Getz amerikansk skådespelare

John Getz amerikansk skodespelar

John Getz amerikansk skuespiller

John Getz attore statunitense

John Getz US-amerikanischer Bühnenschauspieler

Τζον Γκετζ

Джон Гетц

جان گتز بازیگر آمریکایی

ジョン・ゲッツ

約翰·蓋茲

Languages
English (227)

German (14)

French (11)

Chinese (2)

Italian (2)

Turkish (1)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Don't tell Mom the babysitter's deadUn día sin mexicanos