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Wilson, Colin

Overview
Works: 87 works in 363 publications in 9 languages and 25,283 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Fantasy films  Comedy films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Author of introduction, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Colin Wilson
Avatar by James Cameron( Visual )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Hmong and held by 3,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake Sully is a former Marine who uses a wheelchair. But despite his broken body, Jake is still a warrior at heart. He is recruited to travel light years to the human outpost on Pandora, where a corporate consortium is mining a rare mineral that is the key to solving Earth's energy crisis. He is given a mission to infiltrate the Na'vi, who have become a major obstacle to mining the precious ore. But a beautiful Na'vi female, Neytiri, saves Jake's life--which changes everything
War of the worlds by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

32 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father strives to protect his family from a horde of invading aliens
Amistad by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

43 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, the movie chronicles the story of a group of enslaved Africans who overcome their captors and attempt to return to their homeland. When the ship is seized, the captive Africans are brought to trial in the United States, this is the story of that courtroom battle
Casper by Universal Film Manufacturing Company( Visual )

33 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 2,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a haunted house is inherited by evil Carrigan Critenden, she hires Dr. Harvey to rid the house of the ghosts. However, he and his daughter grow to love one of the ghosts, Casper
Zero Dark Thirty by Kathryn Bigelow( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2,070 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the decade-long search for Osama bin Laden following the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of Navy SEAL Team 6
Lara Croft, Tomb Raider by Jan de Bont( Visual )

26 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With her father presumed dead, Lara must race to recover an ancient artifact that can alter space and time if not destroyed. She finds the key that will unlock the two sections that must be put together in order for the artifact to work. She must fight her nemises in order to restore harmony and all before the planets and sun align
John Carter by Andrew Stanton( Visual )

19 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 1,828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A war-weary former military captain is inexplicably transported to Mars and reluctantly becomes embroiled in an epic conflict. It's a world on the brink of collapse, and Carter rediscovers his humanity when he realizes the survival of Barsoom and its people rests in his hands
Munich by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 1,805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The intense story of the secret Israeli squad assigned to track down and assassinate the 11 Palestinians believed to have planned the 1972 Munich massacre of 11 Israeli athletes and the personal toll this mission of revenge takes on the team and the man who led it
The lost world : Jurassic Park( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 1,456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to 'Jurassic Park' in which the dinosaurs are now living on a nearby island. Ian Malcolm and his girlfriend lead an expedition to track the dinosaurs
Troy by Wolfgang Petersen( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 1,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is the year 1250 B.C. during the late Bronze age. Two emerging nations clash after Paris, a Trojan prince, convinces Helen, Queen of Sparta, to leave her husband Menelaus, and sail with him back to Troy. After Menelaus finds out that his wife was taken by the Trojans, he asks his brother Agamemnon to help him get her back. Agamemnon sees this as an opportunity for power and sets off for Troy with 1,000 ships holding 50,000 Greeks. With the help of Achilles, the Greeks are able to fight the never before defeated Trojans. In order to succeed, Achilles must battle Hector, the older brother of Paris and a Prince of Troy
The haunting by Shirley Jackson( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A professor lures three subjects to a mysterious mansion for an experiment which turns into a nightmare as the secrets of Hill House are revealed in this supernatural thriller
Small soldiers by Joe Dante( Visual )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the Commando Elite--toy action figures with an attitude. They've escaped from their boxes along with the Gorgonites, kindhearted but unusual-looking creatures. Now teenager Alan Abernathy gets enlisted to help the Gorgonites and rescue the girl of his dreams before the whole town is turned upside down
Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four years after the failure of Jurassic Park on Isla Nublar, it is revealed that there was another island ("Site B") on which dinosaurs were bred before being transported to Isla Nublar. Originally issued in 1997
Pelé : birth of a legend by Jeff Zimbalist( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pele. A name known around the world, a sports legend who changed soccer forever, and a national hero who carried the hopes and dreams of a country on his back. But before he was an icon, he was a kid from the slums of Sao Paulo, Brazil, so poor that he couldn't afford a real soccer ball
Jurassic Park adventure pack( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lost world: Four years after the failure of Jurassic Park on Isla Nublar, it is revealed that there was another island ("Site B") on which dinosaurs were bred before being transported to Isla Nublar. Originally issued in 1997
The Green Table : A Dance of Death in 8 Scenes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kurt Jooss' ballet expresses the futile, relentless tragedy of war
Jurassic Park : ultimate trilogy( Visual )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jurassic Park: Scientists develop a means of bringing dinosaurs to life using DNA taken from dinosaur blood, which has been preserved inside insects encased in amber
The fairy queen by Henry Purcell( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The tale is a joyful fusion of music, dance and comedy which brings alive the splendour of the Baroque for a modern audience."--Container
La forza del destino by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in Italian and English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two lovers who are separated, then pursued by her brother who is convinced that they are responsible for her father's death. The story is based on the premise that fate is inexorable, that there is no free choice
Lara Croft, tomb raider( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lara Croft, tomb raider": Archaeologist and explorer extraordinaire Lara Croft goes on a death-defying journey that leads her to her greatest challeng: The Triangle of Light. "Lara Croft, tomb raider: the cradle of life": Lara faces her most perilous mission: to recover what ancient civilizations eblieved to be the essence of all evil, Pandora's Box
 
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