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Isham, Mark

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Most widely held works about Mark Isham
 
Most widely held works by Mark Isham
Freedom Writers by Richard LaGravenese( Visual )

21 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A true story about a teacher in a racially divided school who gives her students what they've always needed, a voice. Erin Gruwell comes to a southern California high school bubbling over with naive optimism. She quickly discovers that her unruly classroom is not easily won over by her good intentions. After a few floundering attempts to connect with her students, Gruwell gives them the assignment of keeping journals about their own lives, This assignment is something that the class can bite into with relish. This eventually bonds them together and pushes racial rivalries aside. Draws heavily from the published journals of the real students themselves
Crash by Paul Haggis( Visual )

48 editions published between 2004 and 2020 in 4 languages and held by 2,440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This ... urban thriller tracks the volatile intersection of a multiethnic cast of characters struggling to overcome their fears as they careen in and out of one another's lives. In the gray area between black and white, victim and aggressor, during the next 36 hours, they will all collide."--Container
Miracle by Anne Geddes( Visual )

19 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 2,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The inspiring true story behind one of the greatest moments in [American] sports history - the 1980 United States ice hockey team's Olympic victory against the Soviet Union"--Container
October Sky by Joe Johnston( Visual )

20 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homer Hickam, the introspective son of a mine superintendent and a mother determined to get him out of Coalwood, West Virginia, forever, nurtures a dream to send rockets into outer space--an ambition that changes his life and the lives of everyone living in Coalwood in 1957
The secret life of bees by Gina Prince-Bythewood( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To escape her lonely life and troubled relationship with her father T-Ray, Lily flees with Rosaleen, her caregiver and friend, to a South Carolina town that holds the secret to her mother's past. Taken in by the intelligent and independent Boatwright sisters, Lily finds solace in their mesmerizing world of beekeeping
42( Visual )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 2,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes the experiences of Jackie Robinson as he faces discrimination and racism after being signed to the Brooklyn Dodgers
Fly away home by Carroll Ballard( Visual )

22 editions published between 1996 and 2018 in English and Spanish and held by 1,890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 13-year old girl and her estranged father learn what family is all about when they adopt an orphaned flock of geese and teach them how to fly
Racing stripes by David Schmidt( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A traveling circus accidentally leaves behind a baby zebra. The baby is then rescued by horse farmer Nolan Walsh, who takes him home to his young daughter Channing. "Stripes" is soon introduced to the farm's misfit troupe of barnyard residents. The Walsh farm borders the Turfway Racetrack, where highly skilled thoroughbreds compete for the ultra-prestigious Kentucky Crown. From the first moment Stripes lays eyes on the track, he's hooked. He knows that if he could just get a chance, he could leave all those other horses in the dust. What he doesn't know is - he's not exactly a horse. But with characteristic zeal, he devotes himself to training for the big time
In her shoes by Cameron Diaz( Visual )

23 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Free-wheeling irresponsible Maggie gets through her life thanks to her remarkable looks and her complete lack of scruples. She constantly goes to her straight-laced, plain-Jane successful lawyer sister Rose when she is in need of financial help. The two sisters have been very close to each other in part because their troubled mother died when they were girls. Maggie discovers hidden letters that reveal she and Rose have a grandmother, but Maggie ends up betraying Rose's trust. Maggie sets off for Florida to find the grandmother. A failed workplace romance forces Rose to rethink her career, a career that has been the center of her life. As Rose tentatively begins a new relationship and Maggie gets to know her grandmother, the two learn a dark family secret that helps smooth the path toward reconciliation
Invincible by Ericson Core( Visual )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vince Papale is a down-on-his-luck substitute teacher in Philadelphia who, at the age of 30, was out of work, abandoned by his wife, and biding time as a part-time bartender when he decides to answer an open call for tryouts on the Philadelphia Eagles NFL football team in 1976. Going with his gut instinct, new coach Dick Vermeil rewards Papale's diligent efforts with a place on the team
The lucky one by Nicholas Sparks( Visual )

23 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After three tours of duty in Iraq, U.S. Marine Sergeant Logan Thibault ... travels to North Carolina to search for the unknown woman whose photo he believes was his good-luck charm during the war"--Container
Save the last dance by Thomas Carter( Visual )

20 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and Italian and held by 1,567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sara's dreams of being a ballerina are shattered when her mother suddenly dies and she is sent to live with her father in Chicago's gritty South Side
The conspirator by Robert Redford( Visual )

12 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the wake of Abraham Lincoln's assassination, seven men and one woman are arrested and charged with conspiring to kill the President, the Vice-President, and the Secretary of State. The lone woman charged, Mary Surratt, 42, owns a boarding house where John Wilkes Booth and others met and planned the simultaneous attacks. Against the ominous back-drop of post-Civil War Washington, newly-minted lawyer Frederick Aiken, a 28-year-old Union war hero, reluctantly agrees to defend Surratt before a military tribunal. As the trial unfolds, Aiken realizes his client may be innocent and that she is being used as bait and hostage in order to capture the only conspirator to have escaped a massive manhunt--her own son
The Black Dahlia by Brian De Palma( Visual )

20 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1940s Los Angeles. Two police officers, Bucky Bleichert and his partner, Lee Blanchard, investigate the death of Elizabeth Short - also known as The Black Dahlia, a young woman who is found brutally murdered. With a corpse so mutilated, the photos are kept from the public. Bucky soon realizes that his girlfriend had ties to the deceased, and soon after that, he begins uncovering corruption and conspiracy within the police department. The case becomes an obsession for the two men and their lives begin to unravel
Dolphin tale by Morgan Freeman( Visual )

16 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 1,419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[A] boy named Sawyer discovers an injured dolphin, who is brought to a marine hospital and named Winter. Unfortunately, her injuries cost Winter her tail, without which she may not survive. But with Sawyer's devotion, a marine biologist's ... expertise and the brilliance of a prosthetist ... charged with creating a new tail, Winter may receive a second chance at life"--Container
Quiz Show by Robert Redford( Visual )

33 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fame and fortune become a hotbed of scandal when a Washington investigator uncovers corruption beneath the TV's hottest quiz show's glittering facade. The scandal implicates both the wildly popular champion and the disgruntled ex-champ
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck( Visual )

26 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mots-clés: cinéma et médecine ; handicap mental ; autisme ; amitié
Lions for lambs by Robert Redford( Visual )

18 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The intersecting stories of an idealistic professor, two American soldiers in Afghanistan, an ambitious Congressman, and a skeptical journalist
The accountant by Ben Affleck( Visual )

23 editions published in 2017 in English and German and held by 1,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben Affleck stars as a criminal forensic accountant in this US crime drama directed by Gavin O'Connor. Autistic maths genius Christian Wolff (Affleck) works for ZZZ Accounting where he runs the books for a number of arms dealers, cartels and gangsters and puts the fighting skills taught to him by his military father to good use. His latest assignment sees him analysing a large embezzlement at Living Robotics where he works with fellow accountant Dana Cummings (Anna Kendrick) to investigate. Meanwhile, Treasury Department director Raymond King (J.K. Simmons) is hot on the heels of the shady man known as The Accountant and enlists the help of analyst Marybeth Medina (Cynthia Addai-Robinson) to find him and bring him to justice
A dog's journey by Dennis Quaid( Visual )

5 editions published between 2019 and 2020 in English and held by 1,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beloved dog Bailey is given an instruction by his boy Ethan -- no longer a boy -- to protect Ethan's granddaughter CJ at any cost. Again, Bailey takes this command to heart, through several lives, always finding his way home no matter what
 
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Isham Marc 1951-....

Isham, Mark Ware

Mark Isham

Mark Isham americký hudebník a skladatel

Mark Isham Amerikaans componist

Mark Isham amerikansk komponist

Mark Isham amerikansk kompositör

Mark Isham amerykański kompozytor muzyki filmowej

Mark Isham compositor e músico estadounidense

Mark Isham compositore e trombettista statunitense

Mark Isham US-amerikanischer Filmmusik-Komponist und Trompeter

Μαρκ Ισάμ

Айшем, Марк

Марк Айшем

Марк Айшем американский музыкант и композитор

Марк Ішем

Մարկ Այշեմ

מרק אישם

مارك إشام

مارک ایشام آهنگساز آمریکایی

마크 아이샴

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馬克·伊夏

马克·艾沙姆

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