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Woods, James 1947-

Overview
Works: 589 works in 2,481 publications in 8 languages and 53,774 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Animated films  Historical films  Biographical films  History  Comedy films  Gangster films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, vac, Producer, Other, Interviewee, Artist, Author, Contributor, fmd, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by James Woods
Hercules by Walt Disney Productions( Visual )

66 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animated, musical adaptation of the story of Hercules
Contact by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

73 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astronomer Dr. Ellie Arroway receives an encrypted message, apparently from a solar system many light-years away
Surf's up by Shia LaBeouf( Visual )

29 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cody, a Rockhopper penguin, journeys from his home in Shiverpool, Antarctica, to take part in the Big Z Memorial Surf-Off on beautiful Pen Gu Island. During his adventure he meets many new friends, including surf nut Chicken Joe and high-spirited lifeguard Lani. Cody believes that winning is everything until he meets Geek, an old, washed-up pro surfer, who may just show Cody that a true winner isn't always the one who comes in first
Stuart Little 2 by Rob Minkoff( Visual )

18 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 1,975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stuart Little vuelve para más aventuraS llenas de acción. Stuart y el reacio Snowbell emprenden una misión peligrosa para rescatar a Margalo, la nueva amiga de Stuart, de un falcón malvado. Pero el viaje resulta más dificíl que Stuart imaginó y tiene que decidir si está a la altura de la tarea
Once upon a time in America by Sergio Leone( Visual )

131 editions published between 1983 and 2020 in 8 languages and held by 1,915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic tale of the lives of two New York gangsters from the period of the early 1900's through prohibition, and climaxing in their subsequent reunion in the 1960's. Friends from childhood, they entered a life of crime together that inevitably led to tragedy and death
Casino by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

46 editions published between 1995 and 2019 in 7 languages and held by 1,863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the opening credits say, the film is "adapted from a true story". The source material is Pileggi's nonfiction biography of Frank "Lefty" Rosenthal, and most of the characters in the film are based on real people
John Q by Nick Cassavetes( Visual )

45 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Q. is a factory worker facing financial hardship as a result of reduced hours in his workplace. He and his wife soon discover that their child is in need of an emergency heart transplant. Although they have an HMO, they are informed that their policy doesn't cover such an expensive procedure. Unable to raise the money for the surgury himself and with no recourse but to take his son home to die, John snaps and holds the staff and patients of the hospital's emergency room hostage at gunpoint
White House down by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

18 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Capitol policeman John Cale ... has just been denied his dream job with the Secret Service of protecting President James Sawyer. ... Not wanting to let down his little girl with the news, he takes her on a tour of the WHite House, when the complex is overtaken by a heavily armed paramilitary group. Now, with the nation's government falling into chaos and time running out, it's up to Cale to save the president, his daughter and the country"--Container
The virgin suicides by Sofia Coppola( Visual )

102 editions published between 1999 and 2021 in 6 languages and held by 1,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the mid-1970s, in a sleepy Michigan community, live the Lisbon sisters, five teenagers whose beauty has bewitched a group of neighborhood boys. Isolated by their over-protective parents (James Woods and Kathleen Turner), they move like fleeting visions against the suburban landscape, luminous and unattainable. But when school hunk Trip Fontaine (JOsh Hartnett) convinces Lux Lisbon (Kirsten Dunst) and her sisters to go to the prom, the boys' romantic fantasies threaten to come true - until they are engulfed in a stunning chain of events that will change their lives forever"--Container
Ghosts of Mississippi by Rob Reiner( Visual )

22 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 1,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1963, civil rights leader Medgar Evers was murdered in his own driveway. For 30 years his assassin has remained free. Is it ever too late to do the right thing?
Too big to fail by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

15 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers an intimate look at the epochal financial crisis of 2008 and the powerful men and women who decided the fate of the world's economy in a matter of a few weeks. Centering on Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson, the film goes behind closed doors to examine the symbiotic relationship between Wall Street and Washington
Riding in Cars with Boys by Beverly Donofrio( Visual )

26 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and held by 1,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young woman who, despite bad luck and poor decisions, never loses sight of her dreams. Set in Wallingford, Connecticut beginning in the 1960s
Chaplin by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

22 editions published between 1992 and 2019 in English and Spanish and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaplin's entire life is covered in the biographical film. From his upbringings in the slums of England to his Honorary Oscar in 1972
My Name is Bill W. by Daniel Petrie( Visual )

18 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War I veteran William Wilson has everything: loving wife, good health, Wall Street career --and a "drinking problem." Penniless overnight when the stock market crashes, Bill quickly descends into a stormy sea of booze. Then he meets Bob Smith, an Ohio surgeon with the same "problem." Together they discover a way to stay sober --one day at a time, and their mutual triumph would soon become the world's
Nixon by Oliver Stone( Visual )

39 editions published between 1995 and 2019 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A riveting look at a complex man, Richard Nixon, whose chance at greatness was ultimately destroyed by his passion for power--when his involvement in conspiracy jeopardized the nation's security and the presidency of the United States
Scary movie 2 by Keenen Ivory Wayans( Visual )

15 editions published between 2001 and 2020 in English and Italian and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sequel that spoofs a "haunted houseful" of great movies. A group of college students are invited to a house for a set of sleep studies. It's up to the students to get out alive
Salvador by Oliver Stone( Visual )

50 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1980, Richard Boyle, a veteran war photographer whose career needs a boost, heads for El Salvador to cover the civil war there. He forms an uneasy alliance with both guerrillas in the countryside who want him to get pictures out to the US press, and the right-wing military, who want him to bring them photographs of the rebels. After the murder of Archbishop Romero, the rape and murder of an American nurse and three nuns, and the death of a fellow journalist, Boyle attempts to escape El Salvador with his Salvadorean girlfriend Maria and her family
Founding brothers( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 1 begins with a look at two of the many crises faced by George Washington during his term as America's first president. At a time when any conflict had the potential to dissolve the fragile union, Washington surrounded himself with brilliant men who were bound by their undying devotion to America, but who were often bitterly divided about how best to serve their common cause. Volume 2 explores the ideological conflict that existed between Thomas Jefferson and Alexander Hamilton and highlights Washington's farewell address
Jobs by Joshua Michael Stern( Visual )

17 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chronicles Jobs' early days as a college dropout to his rise as the co-founder of Apple Computer, Inc. and forced retirement from the company. More than a decade later, Jobs returns and single-handedly sets a course that will turn the once-tiny startup into one of the world's most valuable companies. His epic journey blazes a trail that changes technology--and the world--forever"--Container
Any Given Sunday by Oliver Stone( Visual )

38 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony D'Amato, the embattled Miami Sharks coach, faces a full-on blitz of team strife and a new, marketing-savvy Sharks owner who's sure Tony is way behind the times
 
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Ceyms Vuds

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Woods, James Howard 1947-

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