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Raimi, Sam

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Most widely held works about Sam Raimi
 
Most widely held works by Sam Raimi
Spider-man 2 by Sam Raimi( Visual )

325 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 12 languages and held by 11,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being bitten by a radioactive spider on a school field trip, Peter Parker finds himself gaining spider-like qualities. Adopting the name Spider-Man, Peter first uses his new skills to make money, but when the Green Goblin, another altered super-human, kills Peter's uncle, he swears to use his "spider-skills" to fight evil. Along the way he has to juggle a new job as a local reporter, and a budding romance with a beautiful former-classmate, MJ
Oz the great and powerful by James Franco( Visual )

40 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Disney's fantastical adventure Oz The Great And Powerful, from the director of the Spider-Man trilogy, follows Oscar Diggs (James Franco), a small-time circus magician with dubious ethics. When Diggs is hurled away to the vibrant Land of Oz, he thinks he's hit the jackpot--until he meets three witches (Mila Kunis, Rachel Weisz and Michelle Williams), who aren't convinced he's the great wizard everyone's expecting. Reluctantly drawn into epic problems facing Oz and its inhabitants, Oscar must find out who is good and who is evil before it's too late. Putting his magical arts to use through illusion, ingenuity--and even some wizardry--Oscar transforms himself into the great Wizard and a better man as well"--Container
Evil dead by Sam Raimi( Visual )

65 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evil dead lie in wait for the one ancient incantation that will give them license to attack the living. Five vacationing college students unwittingly resurrect these demons. One by one, the students are transformed into monsters whose own thirst for revenge becomes insatiable
For love of the game by Shan mu lei mi( Visual )

26 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Legendary Detroit Tigers pitcher Billy Chapel (Kevin Costner) has always been better at baseball than at love. Just ask Jane (Kelly Preston), his on-again, off-again girlfriend. At the end of a disappointing season, just before what may be the last professional game of his life, Jane tells Billy she's leaving him. Now with his career and his love life in the balance, Billy battles against his physical and emotional limits as he plays the game of his life. And now with every pitch, Billy comes closer to making the most important decision of his life. The suspense doesn't end until the last ball is thrown in this heartwarming drama about love, life and the perfect game."--Container
The gift by Billy Bob Thornton( Visual )

45 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Annie has 'the Gift'. Some fear her, others claim she's a witch. But now, a murder has ben committed and only she can solve it. On a twisted trail of open infidelity and jealous rage, she sees visions that will haunt her and discovers a truth that will tear the town apart"--Promotional materials
The quick and the dead by Sam Raimi( Visual )

52 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This reinvention of the American Western is a wild, sexy shoot-out studded with action, suspense and offbeat humor
The grudge by Takashi Shimizu( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karen is an American nurse living and working in Tokyo who agrees to cover the shift of another nurse. When she enters the assigned home, she discovers an elderly woman who is lost in a catatonic state. As she tends the woman, Karen hears scratching sounds upstairs and goes to investigate. Within this house is a chain of terror more terrifying than she could ever imagine, resulting from a terrifying evil that was born years before. As more people die, Karen is pulled into the cycle of horror and learns the secret of the vengeful curse. Now she must stop it before it's too late
Don't breathe by Fede Alvarez( Visual )

5 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hoping to walk away with a massive fortune, a trio of thieves break into the house of a blind man who isn't as helpless as he seems
A simple plan by Sam Raimi( Visual )

42 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Hank, Jacob and Lou find $4.4 million inside a crashed plane in a nature preserve, they quickly come up with the plan to keep the money safe until the plane has been found by others and the dust has settled. But Jacob, Hank's brother, and Lou, a friend, do not behave the way they decided to. Lou, constantly in financial debt, wants his share soon and Jacob wishes to renovate their parents' farm. The trusty atmosphere between the unequal partners dissolves slowly, and intrigues are spun. Also, accidents start happening and when an FBI agent comes into town, looking for a crashed plane, Hank and his partners get into very deep water
Poltergeist by Tobe Hooper( Visual )

10 editions published in 2015 in 3 languages and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic tale about a family whose suburban home is haunted by evil forces. When the terrifying apparitions escalate their attacks and hold the youngest daughter captive, the family must come together to rescue her before she disappears forever
Army of darkness( Visual )

42 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Back to do battle with the hideous "Deadites", Bruce Campbell reprises his role from the Evil Dead series. Demonic forces time-warp him into England's Dark Ages, where he romances a beauty and faces legions of undead beasts
Drag me to Hell by Sam Raimi( Visual )

33 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christine Brown (Lohman) is an ambitious L.A. loan officer. She is on a desperate quest to break an evil curse. Professor Clay Dalton (Long) is her charming boyfriend. Life is good until the mysterious Mrs. Ganush (Raver) arrives at the bank to beg for an extension on her home loan. Christine denies the extension to impress her boss and get a leg-up on a promotion, shaming Mrs. Ganush and dispossessing her of her home. Christine then finds herself the target of a supernatural curse, which turns her life into a living hell
Evil dead II by Sam Raimi( Visual )

54 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After a relaxing cabin vacation doesn't go as planned, Ash is left with three dead friends, an undead girlfriend and an angry evil spirit on the loose. As nightfall approaches, Ash must prepare to again battle the legions of the damned if he wants to make it to dawn."--Container
30 days of night by Ben Ketai( Visual )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Barrow, Alaska: northernmost town in the U.S. Isolated in 80 miles of roadless wilderness, cut off every winter for 30 days of night." So says the opening screen. More importantly, the population dwindles from over 500 to 150 souls willing to brave the cold and the seemingly endless night. Charged with protecting the town during its nocturnal period, Sheriff Eben is a man trying to reconnect with his estranged wife Stella, who misses the last plane out before nightfall. As they deal with being thrust together again, a rash of crimes--including the killing of a number of dogs and the destruction of a helicopter--breaks out over the tiny town. As Eben and Stella attempt to solve these crimes, powerful strangers walk into town, seemingly superhuman and with a thirst for blood. The few remaining townsfolk must try to survive the 30 Days of Night
The possession by Possession( Visual )

15 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on a true story, The Possession is the terrifying account of how one family must unite in order to survive the wrath of an unspeakable evil. Clyde and Stephanie Brenek see little cause for concern when their youngest daughter Em becomes oddly obsessed with an antique wooden box she purchaased at a yard sale. But as Em's behavior becomes increasingly erratic, the couple fears the presence of a malevolent force in their midst, only to discover that the box was built to dontain a dibbuk, a dislocated spirit that inhabits and ultimately devours its human host"--Container
The messengers( Visual )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A troubled family moves into an old farmhouse where a triple homicide has occured. Only Ben, the little toddler of the family, can see the supernatural prescences in the house, and he appears more delighted with them than afraid. When his teenage sister, Jess, also starts encountering unusual occurences - this time of an apparantly non-benevolent nature - she also begins noticing Ben's unusual behavior as well and realizes that he too is experiencing something out of the ordinary. The hardest part for Jess is getting anybody else to take her seriously
The Hudsucker proxy by Joel Coen( Visual )

36 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mailroom clerk Norville Barnes is a rube, a schmoe, a grade-A ding-dong -- precisely what Hudsucker Industries is looking for in a president! They plan to let him rise to the top in the hope thAT their stock will hit bottom ... and the fat cats on the board can snap up controlling interest
Darkman by Sam Raimi( Visual )

53 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist is horribly disfigured when gangsters break in and destroy his laboratory. After being burned beyond recognition and altered by an experimental medical procedure, he is reborn as Darkman and seeks revenge on the criminals who were responsible
Ash vs evil dead( Visual )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ash is the stock boy, who is an aging lothario and chainsaw-handed monster hunter who has spent the last 30 years avoiding responsibility, maturity and the terrors of the Evil Dead. When a Deadite plague threatens to destroy all of mankind, Ash is finally forced to face his demons; personal and literal. Destiny, it turns out, has no plans to release the unlikely hero from its "Evil" grip
Spider-Man 3 : Spider-Man's new suit by N. T Raymond( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Spider-Man feels powerful in his new black suit. He's faster, stronger, bolder. But soon he realizes the suit has a life all its own. Will he be able to shed his evil skin or will the black suit take control?"--Page 4 of cover
 
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Spider-man 2
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Abrams, Celia

Abrams, Celia 1959-

Master Cylinder 1959-

Raimi, Sam

Raimi, Sam, 1959-

Raimi, Samuel M.

Raimi, Samuel M. 1959-

Raimi, Samuel Marshall

Raimi, Samuel Marshall 1959-

Sam Raimi American film director, producer, writer and actor

Sam Raimi Amerikaans acteur

Sam Raimi amerykański reżyser, scenarzysta, producent i aktor

Sam Raimi regista, produttore cinematografico e sceneggiatore statunitense

Sam Raimi US-amerikanischer Regisseur und Schauspieler

Sandstorm, R. O. C.

Sandstorm, R. O. C. 1959-

Sandstorm, Roc

Sandstorm, Roc 1959-

Sems Reimi

Smithee, Alan 1959-

Сем Реймі

Сэм Рэйми кинорежиссёр США

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סם ריימי שחקן אמריקאי

سام رايمي

سام ریمی تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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레이미, 샘 1959-

샘 레이미 미국의 영화 감독

サム・ライミ

ライミ, サム

山姆·雷米

森·溫美

萨姆·莱米

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Evil deadFor love of the gameThe giftThe quick and the deadThe grudgeA simple planArmy of darknessEvil dead II