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Ottman, John

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Most widely held works by John Ottman
Fantastic 4 by Tim Story( Visual )

45 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Silver Surfer arrives on Earth, army General Hager demands that Reed Richards create a sensor to track him and find out what he's doing on Earth. The only problem is that Richards is helping Sue Storm plan their rescheduled wedding. Ben Grimm is heating up his relationship with Alicia and Johnny Storm is trying to get sponsorships and girls. Returning is Victor Von Doom, who gladly offers to assist the military in figuring out what the Silver Surfer is all about
Superman Returns by Bryan Singer( Visual )

31 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following a mysterious absence of several years, the man of Steel returns to Earth. While archenemy Lex Luthor plots to render him powerless once and for all, Superman faces the realization that Lois Lane has moved on with her life
X-Men, days of future past by Bryan Singer( Visual )

28 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The X-Men of the future are waging a losing battle against the Sentinels, superpowered robots created by humanity to exterminate mutantkind. Wolverine is sent backwards in time to 1973 to enlist the younger versions of Professor Xavier and Magneto to prevent the event leading to the Sentinels' creation, and thus change the future for the better
The usual suspects by Bryan Singer( Visual )

67 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Police investigating an exploded boat on a San Pedro pier discover 27 bodies and $91 million worth of drug money. The only survivors are a severely burned Hungarian terrorist and Roger Kint, a crippled con-man. Reluctantly, Kint is pressured into explaining what happened on the boat. His story begins six weeks earlier with five criminals being dragged in by New York police desperate for suspects in a truck highjacking, and ends with the possible identification of a criminal mastermind
Walküre = Valkyrie by Brian Singer( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the incredible true story of Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg and his ingenious assassination plot targeting Adolf Hitler, this engrossing thriller reenacts the daring operation to eliminate one of the most evil tyrants the world has ever known
X-Men by Bryan Singer( Visual )

21 editions published in 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the re-emergence of the world's first mutant, world-destroyer Apocalypse, the X-Men must unite to defeat his extinction level plan
Non-stop by Jaume Collet-Serra( Visual )

16 editions published in 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"During a transatlantic flight, U.S. Air Marshal Bill Marks ... receives a series of cryptic text messages threatening to kill a passenger every 20 minutes unless $150 million is transferred into an off-shore account"--Container
X2 : X-men united by Patrick Stewart( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An assassination attempt is made on the life of the president by a teleporting mutant. This act upsets the entire world and entices the president to begin the mutant-human war as predicted by Charles Xavier earlier. In an effort to get to the bottom of the attack and prevent world-wide war, Xavier sends out Storm and Dr. Jean Grey to search for the teleporting mutant and discover the truth behind the assassination attempt
Astro Boy by David Bowers( Visual )

28 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in futuristic Metro City. When a brilliant scientist's young son dies, he secretly creates a powerful robot boy he names Astro Boy. Unable to fulfill the grieving man's expectations, Astro Boy embarks on a journey in search of acceptance. Along his way he experiences betrayal and a netherworld of robot gladiators, before he returns to save Metro City and reconcile with the father who had rejected him
Hide and seek by Ari Schlossberg( Visual )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his wife is found dead, David decides to take his child, Emily, to live in a house upstate. She finds a weird imaginary friend named Charlie. He likes to play games, and is jealous of anyone who tries to come between Emily and her dad
Gothika by Mathieu Kassovitz( Visual )

25 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A criminal psychologist is accused of the murder of her husband, a charge she is unable to defend herself against due to her deteriorating sanity
Kiss kiss bang bang by Shane Black( Visual )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ein Kleinganove auf der Flucht vor der Polizei gerät in ein Filmcasting und trifft seine Jugendliebe wieder, die seine Dienste als vermeintlicher Detektiv in Anspruch nimmt. Aberwitzige Persiflage auf die Klassiker der Schwarzen Serie, die desillusionierten Männern, unberechenbaren Frauen und dem Sündenbabel Hollywood ein Denkmal setzt. Ein virtuos konstruiertes Drehbuch, hingebungsvolle Schauspieler und eine kluge Inszenierung machen den Film zum cineastischen Hochgenuss. [film-dienst]
X2 : X-men united by Bryan Singer( Visual )

40 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the wake of a shocking attack on the President, the X-Men face their most dangerous mission ever. Professor Xavier and the superhero mutants are pitted against a mutant-hating scientist who is determined to wipe out the mutant race by tricking Xavier into abusing his telepathic powers. Now the X-Men must stand united with their deadliest enemies to combat a menace that threatens every mutant on the planet. But could a new alliance backfire and annihilate the human race?
The invasion by Oliver Hirschbiegel( Visual )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A space shuttle burns up upon re-entry causing debris to land across a wide area of the United States. Tucker Kaufman, a member of the CDC, visits one of the crash sites and gets a cut on his hand. Dr. Carol Bennell begins to notice that people are starting to act strange. She turns to her best friend, Dr. Ben Driscoll. He takes a small sample of the material to Dr. Stephen Galeano and they soon learn the substance is not from Earth. Carol's son, Oliver starts to have nightmares and Carol thinks it is because he is about to see Tucker, his father. Tucker has been infected and begins to show little emotion. One of Carol's patients complains that her husband is acting differently. As she begins to voice these concerns, Carol begins to notice other strange things. People are staring at her as she walks by and no one shows any emotion when a woman is hit by a car. Carol soon realizes she must stay awake, find her son, and join her two friends as they try to get to Fort Dix and work on an antidote
Orphan by Jaume Collet-Serra( Visual )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the loss of their unborn baby, Kate and John Coleman decide to adopt a child as a way to bring some joy and normalcy into their lives. The couple is drawn to Esther, a 9-year-old orphan and they welcome her into their home. As soon as Esther moves in, a series of events begins to unfold, leading Kate to believe that there's something wrong with Esther - this seemingly angelic little girl is not what she appears to be
The nice guys( Visual )

12 editions published in 2016 in English and German and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private eye Holland March and hired enforcer Jackson Healy team up to locate a missing girl and investigate a seemingly unrelated death, set in 1977 Los Angeles
Eight legged freaks by David Arquette( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Residents of a mining town discover an unfortunate chemical spill that has caused hundreds of spiders to mutate overnight to the size of SUV's. It is up to the townspeople to rid the small town of these giant spiders
Trapped( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple find their world has been turned upside down when they're taken hostage and held in different cities while their young daughter, who has severe asthma, is kidnapped by the same band of ruthless criminals and held for a large ransom. It seems that the criminals have a foolproof plan. Unable to contact the police, the criminals demand a massive ransom, but if the payment is not arranged in 24 hours, the girl will be killed
House of wax( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and French and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their car breaks down on the way to a college football game, six friends become sidetracked and set off into an eerie backwoods town. Curiosity gets the better of them when they are intrigued by its macabre "House of Wax." They soon find out that the town is not what it seems and they must find their way out before they fall victim to its ghoulishly inventive killers
Film noir : bringing darkness to light( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Clips from noir classics and little-known gems, plus interviews with modern noir aficionados like directors Christopher Nolan and Frank Miller, writers James Ellroy and Brian Helgeland and others shape this multifaceted exploration of the movie style that grew out of the hard realities of post-World War II life."
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Superman Returns
Alternative Names
John Ottman americký skladatel a filmový režisér

John Ottman Amerikaans filmregisseur

John Ottman cinéaste américain

John Ottman compositore, montatore e regista statunitense

John Ottman US-amerikanischer Filmkomponist, Cutter, Regisseur und Produzent

John Ottman US-amerikanischer Filmkomponist, Filmeditor, und Filmregisseur

Джон Оттман

ג'ון אוטמן

جان اتمن تدوینگر، آهنگساز، و کارگردان آمریکایی

존 오트먼




The usual suspectsKiss kiss bang bang