WorldCat Identities

Seale, John 1942-

Works: 215 works in 1,020 publications in 7 languages and 26,852 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Historical films  Romance films  History  Children's films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Other, Videographer , Director, Author, Recipient
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by John Seale
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J. K Rowling( Visual )

49 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 4,560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En esta fascinante adaptación cinematográfica del encantador bestseller de J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter, en su cumpleaños numero 11, se entera que es hijo de dos poderosos magos, ya fallecidos, y que además, es poseedor de poderes mágicos propios. En la escuela Hogwarts de Brujeria y Magia, Harry emprende la aventura de su vida. Aprende el deporte de alto vuelo de Quidditch y juega una apasionante partida de ajedrez con piezas vivientes mientras se dirige a enfrentarse a un Mago Negro que esta empeñado en destruirlo
Mad Max by Tom Hardy( Visual )

53 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,556 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 )

24 editions published between 2004 and 2020 in 5 languages and held by 1,806 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 any 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
Dead Poets Society by Peter Weir( Visual )

36 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Painfully shy Todd Anderson has been sent to the school where his popular older brother was valedictorian. His room-mate, Neil, although exceedingly bright and popular, is very much under the thumb of his overbearing father. The two, along with their other friends, meet Professor Keating, their new English teacher, who tells them of the Dead Poets Society, and encourages them to go against the status quo. Each, in their own way, does this, and are changed for life
Witness by Peter Weir( Visual )

24 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 1,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shortly after the death of her husband, Amish woman Rachel Lapp takes her son Samuel on a trip to Philadelphia. While in the train station washroom, Samuel sees two men savagely murder a third. Philadelphia detective John Book discovers that people within the police force were involved, and is assigned to escort Rachel and Samuel back home, protecting the boy until the trial. Book blends in with the Amish community, but the corrupt cops Book has exposed are determined to keep their secret, and they come looking for Samuel--to silence him for good
The English patient by Anthony Minghella( Visual )

28 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and Indonesian and held by 1,574 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
Prince of Persia : the sands of time by Mike Newell( Visual )

9 editions published in 2010 in English and Italian and held by 1,481 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
Ghosts of Mississippi by Rob Reiner( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 1,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After two hung juries and the passage of thirty years the widow of slain civil rights leader Medgar Evers is joined by a district attorney with an interest in the case to bring the accused murderer to justice
Dreamcatcher by William Goldman( Visual )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 997 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
Rain man by Barry Levinson( Visual )

53 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 993 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( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inspiring true story of young anthropologist Dian Fossey who travels to Africa to study rare mountain gorillas
Cold Mountain by Anthony Minghella( Visual )

48 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 807 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
The doctor by Touchstone Home Video( Visual )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2019 in English and Spanish and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

15 editions published between 1992 and 2019 in English and Spanish and held by 765 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
City of angels by Bradley Silberling( Visual )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 738 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 cree en los ángeles... hasta que conoce a Seth. ¿Será el amor su destino? ¿Se atreverán a asumir los riesgos?
The perfect storm by Wolfgang Petersen( Visual )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and German and held by 690 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 )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 521 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 American president by Rob Reiner( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 463 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
The paper( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 440 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
At first sight by Irwin Winkler( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man who has been blind since shortly after birth undergoes a surgical procedure that allows him to see again, which both enriches and complicates his life
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
SpanglishDead Poets SocietyWitnessThe English patientGhosts of MississippiRain manPoseidonThe American president
Alternative Names
John Seale aŭstralia kameraisto

John Seale australischer Kameramann

John Seale ausztrál operatőr

John Seale cineamatagrafadóir Astrálach

John Seale directeur de la photographie et réalisateur australien

John Seale director of photography uit Australië

John Seale direttore della fotografia australiano

John Seale direutor de fotografía australianu

Seale, John Clement.

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