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Getz, John 1946-

Overview
Works: 154 works in 566 publications in 6 languages and 15,396 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Comedy films  Film noir  Crime films  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator, Other, Honoree, Compiler, Interviewee
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 )

19 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and French and held by 3,049 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 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in English and held by 1,530 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 David Cronenberg( Visual )

73 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eccentric scientist working on matter teleportation accidentally combines his DNA with a fly's when he tests his teleportation machine on himself
A Day Without a Mexican( Visual )

7 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 891 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
Nanjing = Nanking by William Guttentag( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 787 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
Certain women by Kelly Reichardt( Visual )

5 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Chinese and held by 748 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)
Jobs by Joshua Michael Stern( Visual )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 721 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 )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 681 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 French and held by 488 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 )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 472 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
The fly( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 396 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
Blood simple( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 304 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 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
Certain women( Visual )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 155 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
The perfect guy( Visual )

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

A business woman gets involved with a man that just may be 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

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 Arizmendi( 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 93 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
 
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A Day Without a Mexican
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Don't tell Mom the babysitter's deadUn día sin mexicanos
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

ジョン・ゲッツ

約翰·蓋茲

Languages
English (249)

German (11)

French (10)

Chinese (5)

Italian (2)

Spanish (1)