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Emmerich, Noah

Overview
Works: 65 works in 222 publications in 5 languages and 15,059 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Fiction  Film adaptations  War films  Motion pictures  Science fiction films  Detective and mystery films  Fantasy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Noah Emmerich
Miracle ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of the most famous team in the history of American sports: the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team. Follow from the team's selection process to the ultimate victory over Finland for the gold. Celebrates American patriotism at its best
Windtalkers by John Woo ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 2,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A battle-weary Marine is assigned to guard - and ultimately befriends - a young Navajo soldier who has been trained to be a code talker. This code, the Navajo code, and the men who knew the code, were to be guarded as they went into action. It was the unspoken duty of the Marine to kill the Navajo soldier before he could be taken prisoner of war by the Japanese. This is the one wartime code that was never broken by the enemy
The Truman show by Scott Rudin ( Visual )
48 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Truman's life is a fake. He lives in a big studio with hidden cameras everywhere. His friends and co-workers are actors who play their roles in the most popular television series in the world: The Truman show. He thinks he is an ordinary man and has no idea about how he is being exploited. What will he do when he finds out?
Super 8 by J. J Abrams ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En un pueblo de Ohio en el año 1979, un grupo de adolescentes está rodando un cortometraje de zombies con una cámara de super 8. Entonces ocurre, ante sus narices, un aparatoso accidente en que se descarrila un tren de mercancías que transporta un importante secreto militar. El accidente es grabado por los muchachos en la super 8. En los d́ias siguientes al suceso, comienza una serie de desapariciones irregulares y eventos inexplicables. Los chicos sospechan que no fue un accidente y el jefe de policía intentará descubrir la verdad
Little children by Todd Field ( Visual )
9 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sarah Pierce is a new stay at home mom struggling with the solitude of her new role. Spending every moment with a three year old tests the patience of the one-time English scholar. One day, at a local playground, she interacts with a group of moms and the differences are clear. They embrace motherhood and seem to relish all that their new role brings. One day, Brad, a stay at home dad brings his son to the playground. Sarah is amazed to find these mom have never talked to Brad and one of the women bets Sarah five dollars that she won't get his phone number. Sarah not only gets his phone number, but he lets him in on the joke and they hug and kiss. Emasculated by his wife, Kathy, Brad becomes slightly obsessed with finding ways to demonstrate he can still produce testosterone. Soon, Sarah and Brad start a passionate affair. At the same time, their quiet suburban community deals with Ronnie, a convicted pedophile who has just been released from prison. He returns to his mother's home and she helps him endure the constant taunts of an overzealous neighbor. These lives intersect in suprising and potentially dangerous ways
Fair game ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the run-up to the Iraq War, Valerie Plame, a supervisor of covert operations at the CIA, is assigned to determine if Saddam has nuclear weapons. In secret, she interviews scientists inside Iraq and suggests that her husband, a former diplomat, go to Niger to investigate a report from the Vice President's office that Iraq bought enriched uranium there. When the country goes to war, in part based on the President's claim that the sale took place, Plame's husband, Joe Wilson, writes in the New York Times that the report is false. The White House smears the couple to change the subject. Her career ruined, his credibility under attack, their marriage starts to crack. Can they find trust and fight back?
Cellular by David R Ellis ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A random wrong number to his cell phone sends Ryan into a highstakes race against time to save a woman's life. With no knowledge of Jessica Martin other than her hushed, panicked voice on the other end of the tenuous cell phone connection, Ryan is quickly thrown into a world of deception and murder on his frantic search to find and save her. Jessica's life is in his hands, but what is waiting for him on the other side of the line, and how much will it cost him to find out the truth?
Pride and glory by Gavin O'Connor ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Centers on a multi-generational family of New York City Police officers. The family's moral codes are tested when Ray Tierney investigates a case that reveals an incendiary police corruption scandal that happens to involve his own brother-in-law. For Ray, the truth is revelatory, a Pandora's Box that threatens to upend not only the Tierney legacy, but the entire NYPD
Beyond borders by Martin Campbell ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While attending a fundraising gala, Sarah witnesses a fiery plea delivered by an intruder - a renegade humanitarian, Dr. Nick Callahan. His pleas made on behalf of impoverished African children turns Sarah's life upside down. Sarah impulsively abandons her pampered life to work along his side. Her work takes her to volatile areas, where few have travelled to and even fewer have survived. She discovers harsh realities and encounters and ignites in her a passion for saving lives
Beautiful girls ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 10-year high school reunion creates some surprises for a group of friends
Sympathy for Delicious ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A newly-paralyzed DJ gets more than he bargained for when he seeks out the world of faith healing
The Americans ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Secrets can be deadly in this suspenseful thriller about undercover Russian spies in 1980s Washington D.C. Phillip and Elizabeth Jennings seem to be a typical suburban couple, but they're actually lethal KGB agents plotting to bring down America. As the Cold War escalates, Philip and Elizabeth must take extreme measures to continue their mission to keep their true identities hidden. But when an FBI agent movies in across the street, they become ensnared in a pulse-pounding game of cat and mouse
The Fitzgerald family Christmas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adult siblings of the Fitzgerald family prepare for their estranged father to return home for Christmas for the first time since he walked out on them twenty years ago. Family rifts emerge, and Christmas brings a mixed bag of complicated emotions and dynamics. Alliances form, old wounds are reopened or glossed over, and the possibility for new hope and forgiveness emerges
Julie Johnson ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dissatisfied housewife enrolls in a night-school class. Her newfound confidence doesn't sit well with her husband and she kicks him out, inspiring her best friend to do the same. When the women move in together, new feelings arise between them
Frequency by New Line Cinema Corporation ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John discovers the ability to talk to his father. who's been dead for 30 years. His attempts to change the past go awry as they set in motion a string of brutal, unsolved murders. Now they're fighting to find a way to stop the crime that could destroy the future for both of them
15 minutes Frequency ; Thirteen days ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
15 minutes : When two Eastern European criminals come to New York City, one of them steals a video camera and starts to film all of their activities. When they learn how the American media can make a remorseless killer look like a victim and in turn make them rich, they target a media-savvy NYPD homicide detective and a media-niave NYFD fire marshal (both happen to be the cops investigating their criminal activities). Along the way, they film everything they do in order to sell their video to a local tabloid TV show. Frequency : John discovers the ability to talk to his father ... who's been dead for 30 years. His attempts to change the past go awry as they set in motion a string of brutal, unsolved murders. Now they must find a way to stop the crime that could destroy the future for both of them. Thirteen days : Oct. 1962, for thirteen extradordinary days the world stood on the brink of destruction. Khrushchev wouldn't back down, President Kennedy wouldn't give in. Inspired by the real-life events that took place in the Kennedy White House
Platoon by Oliver Stone ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Windtalkers: A battle-weary Marine Sergeant guards and ultimately befriends a young Navajo trained in the one wartime code never broken by the enemy, the Navajo Code
Sometimes in April by Raoul Peck ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A film based on the 1994 genocide in Rwanda, where over the course of 100 days, an estimated 800,000 people were killed in a terrifying purge by Hutu nationalists against their Tutsi countrymen
Caza a la espía ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Valerie Plame, agente secreta de la CIA, descubre que a diferencia de lo que a muchos miembros del gobierno estado unidense opinan, Irak no tienen ningún programa activo de armas nucleares. Mientras, a su marido lo envían a África para investigar la venta de uranio enriquecido en Irak, tras descubrir que no existen tales ventas, Joe escribe un artículo en el New York times desatando la polémica
Die Truman-Show meisterhafte Satire ( )
1 edition published in 2000 in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Emmerich, Noah Nicholas, 1965-
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