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Getz, John 1946-

Overview
Works: 184 works in 587 publications in 5 languages and 15,471 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Comedy films  Film noir  Crime films  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Other, Honoree, Compiler, Interviewee
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 )

16 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and French and held by 2,900 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
Trumbo by Jay Roach( Visual )

7 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in English and held by 1,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What makes the movie work are the lively performances, both from the supporting cast and from Cranston ..."--Hollywood Reporter
Certain women by Kelly Reichardt( Visual )

6 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Chinese and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Las vidas de tres mujeres se cruzan en un pequeño pueblo de Estados Unidos, donde cada una está intentando abrirse camino sin demasiado éxito". (FILMAFFINITY)
A Day Without a Mexican( Visual )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 888 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 milion is their Hispanic heritage
The fly by David Cronenberg( Visual )

54 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and French and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seth Brundle is a brilliant but eccentric scientist who attempts to woo investigative journalist Veronica Quaife by offering her a scoop on his latest research in the field of matter transportation, which against all the expectations of the scientific establishment have proved successful. Up to a point. Brundle thinks he has ironed out the last problem when he successfully transports a living creature, but when he attempts to teleport himself a fly enters one of the transmission booths, and Brundle finds he is a changed man
Blood simple by Joel Coen( Visual )

30 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and French and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Marty, the owner of a Texas backwoods bar, hires a man to kill his cheating wife and her boyfriend, he opens a door into the criminal world that he'll never be able to shut. The sleazy hit man decides instead to shoot Marty, thereby collecting his unearned fee and eliminating the only person who could implicate him-- or so he thinks
Nanjing = Nanking by William Guttentag( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Chinese and English and held by 782 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 )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 736 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
Blood simple by Joel Coen( Visual )

22 editions published between 1984 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jealous husband hires a detective to murder his wife and her lover
A woman called Moses( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 673 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 )

15 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 494 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 held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kötü şöhretli bir seri katilin gerçek hikayesinden uyarlanan ve vahşi insan avından esinlenen Zodiac, Se7en ve Fight Club'ın yönetmeninden ustalıkla yapılmış mükemmel bir gerilim
The fly( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 400 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 excitement over his new physical abilities turns into a nightmare as his insect half begins to take over
Curly Sue by James Belushi( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill and Curly Sue are the classic homeless folks with hearts of gold, not looking to turn a profit but just get enough to eat
Mystery woman( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 273 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
Blood simple( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in English and held by 249 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
Blood simple by Joel Coen( Visual )

46 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jealous husband hires a sleazy private eye to murder his adulterous wife and her lover. Plot twists around, though, and everybody gets into trouble
The fly II by Chris Walas( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in English and held by 156 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
The perfect guy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After breaking up with her boyfriend, a professional woman gets involved with a man who seems almost too good to be true
The graduate by Terry Johnson( Recording )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American classic adapted for the stage, starring Kathleen Turner as Mrs. Robinson and Matthew Rhys as Benjamin Braddock. 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 the original "cougar", the predatory Mrs. Robinson, wife of his father's business partner. But it's Mrs. Robinson's daughter who captures his heart. Includes and interview with the star of The Graduate, screen legend Kathleen Turner. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring Kathleen Turner as Mrs. Robinson; Matthew Rhys as Benjamin Braddock; Bruce Davison as Mr. Braddock; John Getz as Mr. Robinson; Jamison Jones as Hotel Clerk and others; Devon Sorvari as Elaine Robinson; Linda Purl as Mrs. Braddock and others. Adapted for the stage by Terry Johnson, based on the novel by Charles Webb and the screenplay by Calder Willingham and Buck Henry
 
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A Day Without a Mexican
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Alternative Names
Getz, John, 1947-

Getz, John William 1946-

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 قتز

جان گتز بازیگر آمریکایی

جون جيتز

ジョン・ゲッツ

約翰·蓋茲

Languages
English (240)

French (6)

Chinese (5)

German (4)

Turkish (1)