WorldCat Identities

Seale, John 1942-

Overview
Works: 142 works in 778 publications in 8 languages and 28,656 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Fantasy films  History  Children's films  Biographical films  Science fiction films  Romance films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Other, Director, Author, Videographer , Recipient
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by John Seale
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by Chris Columbus( Visual )

44 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 4,594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lorsqu'il n'était encore qu'un bébé, les parents de Harry Potter furent tués par un sorcier puissant. Ayant miraculeusement survécu à cette attaque, Harry n'en n'a gardé qu'une cicatrice sur le front et a été adopté par sa tante et son horrible famille. Des années plus tard, alors qu'Harry apprend tout de ses véritables racines et rentre en première année de sorcellerie à Poudlard (l'école des sorciers), sa cicatrice se réveille
Cold Mountain by Anthony Minghella( Visual )

50 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wounded soldier is trying to return home after the Civil War to the woman he left behind. She has learned to survive and has found strength in an uncultured woman who came to help at their family farm. All will learn about hope, longing, and faith
Mad Max by Tom Hardy( Visual )

20 editions published in 2015 in English and German and held by 2,368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A return to the world of the Road Warrior, Max Rockatansky. Haunted by his turbulent past, he believes the best way to survive is to wander alone. Nevertheless, he becomes swept up with a group fleeing across the Wasteland in a War Rig driven by an elite Imperator, Furiosa. They are escaping a Citadel tyrannized by the Immortan Joe, from whom something irreplaceable has been taken. Enraged, the Warlord with his gangs, pursues the rebels ruthlessly in the high-octane Road War that follows
Spanglish by James L Brooks( Visual )

22 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Flor and her daughter, Christina come to the United States, Flor gets a job as a maid at the home of a successful chef, John Clasky, his insecure wife, Deborah, their two children, and Deborah's mother. Despite Flor's lack of English, she does the best she can to assist the Clasky family in more than just house cleaning matters. However, when Flor is forced to live with the family over the summer, she has no choice but to bring Christina along. Deborah, much to Flor's disliking, treats Christina much like her own and at the same time she hurts the feelings of her own daughter, Bernice. When John's dreams begin to unravel, he begins to feel like his whole world is coming down around him. Told through Christina's college letter to Princeton University, Christina learns that things come and go in life, but family is the most important thing a person can have
Witness by Peter Weir( Visual )

25 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recently-widowed Amish woman and her young son become caught up in the murder of an undercover policeman. The boy who has witnessed the crime is saved from death by detective John Book who goes into hiding with the family amongst the Amish
The English patient by Anthony Minghella( Visual )

25 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and Indonesian and held by 1,587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a badly-burned pilot is pulled from the wreckage of his plane in the Sahara Desert, he's placed in the care of an army nurse and identified only as "the english patient". As his memory slowly returns, a passionate and consuming love affair with a married woman is unveiled, and lives from both the past and the present become inextricably altered. Set against breath-taking backdrops in North Africa and Italy
Prince of Persia : the sands of time by Mike Newell( Visual )

6 editions published in 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a race against time when a rogue prince reluctantly teams up with a rival princess to safeguard a magical dagger that gives its possessor the power to reverse time and rule the world
Dead Poets Society by Peter Weir( Visual )

38 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English professor John Keating, who, in an age of crew cuts, sport coats and cheerless conformity, inspires his students to live life to the fullest, exclaiming ... "Carpe Diem, lads! Seize the day. Make your lives extraordinary!" The charismatic teacher's emotionally charged challenge is met by his students with irrepressible enthusiasm--changing their lives forever
Dreamcatcher by Stephen King( Visual )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four friends with an unusual power become stranded in a blizzard and are confronted by a deadly alien force. As they try to stop this unparalleled horror, the fate of the world is in their hands
Ghosts of Mississippi by Rob Reiner( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 1,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1963, civil rights leader Medgar Evers was murdered in his own driveway. For 30 years his wife worked for the conviction of his assassin
Children of a lesser god by Randa Haines( Visual )

20 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om den voksende kærlighed mellem en lærer for hørehæmmede og en af hans elever
Rain man by Barry Levinson( Visual )

54 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A self-involved young man is shocked to discover that his millionaire father left most of his estate to an unknown beneficiary. The man tracks down said beneficiary, who turns out to be his brother and an autistic savant
Gorillas in the mist : the story of Dian Fossey by Dian Fossey( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Basada en la historia real de la joven antrópologa Dian Fossey (Sigourney Weaver), quien viajó a las montañas de Africa para estudiar a los extraños gorilas. En este paraíso increible, descrito por ella misma como 'lo mas cerca de Dios que se puede estar', su interes por los gorilas se convierte en pasión y finalmente obsesión. Ni siquiera su amante, el fotografo Bob Campbell (Bryan Brown), logra desprenderla de ello ni impedir que arriesgue su vida para proteger a los gorilas de los cazadores furtivos"Contenedor
City of angels by Bradley Silberling( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seth es un ángel que debe decidir si permanecer como un ángel y vivir para siempre o renunciar a su inmortalidad para convertirse en ser humano, arriesgándose para conseguir el amor de una mujer. Ella es Maggie, una pragmática cirujana cardióloga que no creen en los ángeles... hasta que conoce a Seth. ¿Será el amor su destino? ¿Se atreverán a asumir los riesgos?
The doctor by Touchstone Home Video( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Successful surgeon Jack McKee who is businesslike and aloof with his patients finds his whole life changing when he is found to have throat cancer
Lorenzo's oil by Mi le( Visual )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This drama is based on the true story of the extraordinary mission for a medical cure begun by Augusto and Michaela Odone when their 5 year old son, Lorenzo, is diagnosed with a rare terminal disease
The perfect storm by Paula Weinstein( Visual )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Andrea Gail is a sword fishing boat out of Gloucester, Massachusetts. Billy Tyne is her captain, down-on-his-luck from a recent losing streak, looking to bring back one big score so he and his crew will have the money to stay ashore during the coming winter. So out they go, and they hit it big, hauling in what the crew estimates is a quarter-million-dollars worth of fish. Unfortunately, they haven't paid attention to the weather forecasts or the radio, and the boat is right in the path of what will become one of the most terrifying and fantastic storms of the century. The always-beating heart of the adventure are the men (and women) who go down to the sea in ships and are oft-times lost at sea, doing battle with the unpredictable, sometimes vicious forces of Nature. Based on a true story, and dedicated to the ten thousand Gloucestermen who have died at sea since 1623
Poseidon by Wolfgang Petersen( Visual )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sword-fishing boat Andrea Gail and crews attempting to rescue her struggle against a powerful North Atlantic storm
The paper( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A star-studded cast in a stop-the-presses comedy that brings the fast paced, cutthroat, frequently hilarious world of newspaper journalism vividly to life."--Container
The American president by Rob Reiner( Visual )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How does the world's most powerful leader conduct a passionate romance and enjoy a litle privacy? This is the question posed by The american president
 
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Spanglish
Alternative Names
John Seale australischer Kameramann

John Seale ausztrál operatőr

John Seale director of photography uit Australië

John Seale direttore della fotografia australiano

Seale, John Clement.

Τζον Σιλ Αυστραλός κινηματογραφιστής

Джон Сийл

Сил, Джон

Ջոն Սիլ ավստրալացի կինեմատոգրաֆ

ג'ון סיל

جان سیل

ჯონ სილი

존 실 오스트레일리아의 영화 촬영 기사

ジョン・シール

约翰·希尔

約翰·西爾

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SpanglishWitnessThe English patientDead Poets SocietyGhosts of MississippiRain manPoseidonThe American president