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Wilson, Colin

Overview
Works: 58 works in 448 publications in 9 languages and 27,366 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  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 )

13 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Hmong and held by 3,224 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 )

46 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

46 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the incredible journey of a group of enslaved Africans who overtake their captor's ship and attempt to return to their beloved homeland. When the ship is seized, the captives are brought to the United States where they are charged with murder and await their fate in prison. An enthralling courtroom battle ensues that captures the attention of the entire nation
Casper by Bradley Silberling( Visual )

39 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 2,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ghost therapist" Dr. James Harvey and his daughter Kat arrive at drafty, old Whipstaff Manor. Its greedy owner, Carrigan Crittendon, has hired Dr. Harvey to exorcise the house's apparitions: a friendly but lonely young ghost named Casper, who's just looking for a friend, and his outrageous uncles Stretch, Stinkie and Fatso (The Ghostly Trio). If the plan works, she and Dibs, her partner-in-slime, can get their hands on the manor's fabled treasure. Casper finds a kindred spirit in Kat, but the Ghostly Trio will not tolerate "fleshies" in their house
Zero Dark Thirty by Kathryn Bigelow( Visual )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 2,097 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
Munich by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,925 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
Lara Croft, Tomb Raider by Lindy Hemming( Visual )

43 editions published between 2001 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 1,923 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 )

25 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 1,831 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
The lost world : Jurassic Park by Jeff Goldblum( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2018 in English and held by 1,508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four years after the disaster at Jurassic Park, dinosaurs have secretly survived on a nearby island and roam free. Now there is a more ominous threat--a plan to capture and bring the dinosaurs to the mainland. John Hammond sees a chance to redeem himself for his past mistakes and sends an expedition to reach the island before the mercenary team gets there. The two groups confront each other in the face of extreme danger and must team up for their own survival in a race against time
Troy by Wolfgang Petersen( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 1,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All new completely unrated version of Wolfgang Petersen's incredible epic film. Includes The Art of Troy photobook, select pages from Director Wolfgang Petersen's shooting script, and behind-the-scenes photos
Detroit by Kathryn Bigelow( Visual )

7 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fact-based drama set during the 1967 Detroit riots in which a group of rogue police officers respond to a complaint with retribution rather than justice on their minds
The haunting by Shirley Jackson( Visual )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 882 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 )

17 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 838 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
Pelé( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 471 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 Baurú, Brazil, so poor that he couldn't afford a real soccer ball
Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

27 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a nearby island, dinosaurs have sceretly survived and been allowed to roam free but now there is a more ominous threat - a plan to capture and bring the dinosaurs to the mainland
Jurassic Park adventure pack( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beyond Jurassic Park: Disc includes more extras dealing with all three films in the trilogy
Rustlers' rhapsody( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A narrator introduces the audience to Rex O'Herlihan, a singing cowboy riding into town on his trusty horse, Wildfire. As the narrator ponders what westerns would be like if they were made today, O'Herlihan is thrust into the world of color, where he finds himself entering a cliché ridden town where the evil cattle tycoon teams up with the new raincoat-clad Italian cowboys as they attempt to rid the town of Rex and the sheep ranchers
Jurassic Park : ultimate trilogy( Visual )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lost world, Jurassic Park: 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
The Green Table : a dance of death in 8 scenes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kurt Jooss' ballet expresses the futile, relentless tragedy of war
La forza del destino by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in Italian and English and held by 143 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
 
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