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Getz, John 1946-

Overview
Works: 146 works in 431 publications in 6 languages and 13,140 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Film noir  Crime films  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Honoree, Other, Interviewee, Compiler
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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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 )

16 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and French and held by 2,752 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 )

93 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jealous husband hires a detective to murder his wife and her lover
Trumbo by Jay Roach( Visual )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What makes the movie work are the lively performances, both from the supporting cast and from Cranston ..."--Hollywood Reporter
The fly by Kurt Neumann( Visual )

52 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,220 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
A Day Without a Mexican( Visual )

8 editions published in 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 1,004 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 Gu deng ta( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the Japanese invasion of Nanking, China in the early days of World War II and focuses on the efforts of a small group of unarmed Westerners who established a Safety Zone where over 200,000 Chinese found refuge. Told through deeply moving interviews with Chinese survivors, archival footage, and chilling testimonies of Japanese soldiers, interwoven with staged readings of the Westerners' letters and diaries
Jobs by Joshua Michael Stern( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 718 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 711 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
Don't tell Mom the babysitter's dead by Stephen Herek( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and French and held by 439 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?
Zodiac by David Fincher( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Graysmith is a socially awkward newspaper cartoonist. He becomes obsessed with the Zodiac, a serial killer whom was murdering people in the San Francisco area. The publicity-hungry Zodiac starts writing cryptic letters to the papers regarding the unsolved murders. He latches onto columnist Paul Avery who has the crime beat and gets overly involved with the investigation. Lead investigator, David Toschi and his partner, William Armstrong, have their hands full with the investigation and the intense interest that the story is generating. Based on actual events that occured in the 1960s and 1970s
Mystery woman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 217 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 159 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
The fly II by David Cronenberg( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Seth Brundle was 'debugged, ' his son, Martin Brundle, born of the human fly, is adopted by his father's place of employment (Bartok Inc.) while the employees simply wait for his mutant chromosomes to come out of their dormant state
The fly ; The fly 2( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Fly: 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. The Fly 2: Terrifying 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. Includes a preview of "the Abyss."
Glengarry Glen Ross by David Mamet( Recording )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 74 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
Thief of hearts( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and German and held by 68 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 61 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 : David Cronenberg's The fly( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in 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

Just ask my children: "Brenda and Scott Kniffen were arrested on false molestation charges. For the next decade, they fought to prove their innocence as their children bounced from one foster home to another. This is their shocking story"--Container
Kent State( Visual )

2 editions published between 1981 and 1987 in English and held by 56 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
 
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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

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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 (194)

French (12)

German (11)

Chinese (2)

Turkish (1)

Spanish (1)

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Don't tell Mom the babysitter's dead