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Getz, John 1947-

Works: 112 works in 414 publications in 6 languages and 12,841 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Horror films  Film noir  Comedy films  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Honoree, Interviewee, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about John Getz
Most widely held works by John Getz
The social network by David Fincher( Visual )

14 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and French and held by 2,738 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 )

110 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

78 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,391 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 accidently fused with those of a fly. At first Seth is elated by his new physical abilities but soon his excitement turns into a nightmare as his insect half begins to take over
Trumbo( Visual )

3 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It's a cracking good story, and Cranston does a great job portraying a man who made great sacrifices for his principles."--New York Post
A Day Without a Mexican by Yareli Arizmedi( Visual )

11 editions published in 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 1,010 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
A woman called Moses( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 713 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
Jobs by Joshua Michael Stern( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 695 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
Zodiac by David Fincher( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A serial killer in the San Francisco Bay Area taunts police with his letters and cryptic messages. The four men most affected by the killer are San Francisco PD Homicide detectives David Toschi and William Armstrong, and 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 3 languages and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mom's on a trip, leaving her brood in the care of a babysitter...who just died! Now the kids can have a summer full of fun - or can they?
Mystery woman( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 263 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 Paul Simon( Recording )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 163 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. Robinsons' daughter who captures his heart
The fly II by David Cronenberg( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this sequel to "The fly", a young man, the son of a human fly, awaits a horrifying transformation when the mutant genes inside him come out of their dormant state when he falls for a beautiful researcher
Glengarry Glen Ross by David Mamet( Recording )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 73 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 Prise winner for Drama. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performace 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
Thief of hearts( Visual )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 70 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
Zenon the zequel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 64 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
The fly by Kurt Neumann( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a scientist working on teleportation who accidentally merges himself with a fly
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 57 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
Kent State( Visual )

2 editions published between 1981 and 1987 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true incident, follows the personal stories of the four students who were killed by National Guardsmen on the Ohio college campus in the spring of 1970
Elevator( Visual )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Racism collides with corporate greed when nine strangers are trapped in a Wall Street elevator, and one of them has a bomb. They will do anything to survive
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Don't tell Mom the babysitter's dead