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Seale, John 1942-

Overview
Works: 142 works in 783 publications in 8 languages and 28,583 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Historical films  History  Science fiction films  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Disaster films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Other, Director, Author, Recipient, Videographer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by John Seale
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J. K Rowling( Visual )

46 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and German and held by 4,236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rescued from the outrageous neglect of his aunt and uncle, a young boy with a great destiny proves his worth while attending Hogwarts School for Wizards and Witches
Cold Mountain by Anthony Minghella( Visual )

47 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inman, a young Confederate soldier, who is injured during the explosive 1864 battle of Petersburg, Virginia, is struggling to make his way home to Cold Mountain, NC, where his beloved Ada awaits him. In Inman's absence, Ada befriends Ruby, who helps her keep up her late father's farm. Meanwhile, in his travels, Inman encounters a menagerie of interesting and colorful characters
Mad Max by Tom Hardy( Visual )

23 editions published in 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a post-apocalyptic world, Max Rockatansky, haunted by his turbulent past, believes the best way to survive is to wander alone. But he becomes swept up with a group fleeing from Immortan Joe, a ruthless dictator, across the Wasteland in a War Rig driven by an elite Imperator, Furiosa
Spanglish by James L Brooks( Visual )

21 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Flor and her daughter Christina come to the United States from Mexico, Flor gets a job as a maid at the home of successful chef John Clasky, his insecure wife Deborah, their two children, and Deborah's mother. When they move in with the Claskys for the summer, Flor discovers that life in a new country can be challenging in more ways than one
Witness by Peter Weir( Visual )

25 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young Amish woman and her son get caught up in the murder of an undercover narcotics agent, their savior turns out to be the hardened Philadelphia detective John Book, who runs head-on into the non-violent world of a Pennsylvania Amish community
The English patient by Anthony Minghella( Visual )

23 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and Indonesian and held by 1,571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II, a mysterious stranger is rescued from a fiery plane crash. The American allies care for him and the dangerous secrets from his past come to light
Prince of Persia : the sands of time by Mike Newell( Visual )

6 editions published in 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a race against time when a rogue prince (Jake Gyllenhaal) reluctantly teams up with a rival princess (Gemma Arterton) 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 )

37 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When charismatic English Professor John Keating (Robin Williams) arrives at a strict boys academy, his unconventional teaching methods breathe new life into the curriculum steeped in tradition. With his wit and wisdom, Keating inspires his students to pursue individual passions and make their lives extraordinary
Dreamcatcher by Stephen King( Visual )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,163 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. This title has been Repackaged
Ghosts of Mississippi by Rob Reiner( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 1,041 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 Marlee Matlin( Visual )

17 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

53 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 875 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 850 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 786 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 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a man who becomes an extraordinary surgeon once he experiences firsthand what it's like being on ordinary patient
Lorenzo's oil by Mi le( Visual )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 763 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 670 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 )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over 2,000 passengers and crew are celebrating New Year's Eve aboard the luxury cruise ship 'Poseidon' on the open sea. Without warning, at midnight, a rogue wave hundreds of feet high, slams into the ship and rolls it upside down. Most of the passengers and crew are killed outright, but several hundred remain alive in the ballroom, where the party was being held. Realizing their only hope of rescue lies at the surface of the water, a handful of survivors, led by Dylan and Robert start to make their way past falling debris, flash fires, and the ever-present threat of flooding. Their destination is the ship's propeller shafts
The paper( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 478 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 )

10 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