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Getz, John 1946-

Overview
Works: 125 works in 495 publications in 7 languages and 14,610 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Comedy films  Horror films  Film noir  Crime 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 2,768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narra la historia de la empresa Facebook y de su fundador Mark Zuckerberg
Blood simple by Joel Coen( Visual )

119 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

72 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,612 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 John McNamara( Visual )

8 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What makes the movie work are the lively performances, both from the supporting cast and from Cranston..."--Hollywood Reporter
A Day Without a Mexican( Visual )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 882 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 796 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
Certain women by Kelly Reichardt( Visual )

6 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Chinese and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The cumulative power of Reichardt's film, beautifully acted by Laura Dern, Michelle Williams, Kristen Stewart and Lily Gladstone, is undeniable and quietly devastating."--Rolling Stone
Jobs by Joshua Michael Stern( Visual )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English 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
A woman called Moses( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 697 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 )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and French and held by 467 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
Zodiac by David Fincher( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 460 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
Curly Sue by James Belushi( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 327 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 )

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 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After returning home, college graduate Benjamin Braddock finds the wife of his father's business partner eager to educate him
Un día sin mexicanos by Yareli Arizmendi( Visual )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 141 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 88 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 67 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
Elevator( Visual )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 60 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
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-

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 گتز بازیگر آمریکایی

ジョン・ゲッツ

約翰·蓋茲

Languages
English (250)

German (16)

French (12)

Chinese (3)

Italian (2)

Turkish (1)

Spanish (1)

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