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Kurtzman, Alex

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Star trek by J. J Abrams ( Visual )
54 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 4,398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the day of James Kirk's birth, his father dies on his ship in a last stand against a mysterious alien vessel. He was searching for Ambassador Spock, who is a child on Vulcan, disdained by his neighbors for his half-human nature. Twenty years later, Kirk has grown into a young troublemaker. He is inspired by Capt. Christopher Pike to fulfill his potential in Starfleet, even though he annoys his instructors. Suddenly, there is an emergency on Vulcan when the Romulan Nero comes from the future to take revenge on the Federation. The newly commissioned USS Enterprise is crewed with promising cadets like Uhura, Sulu, Chekov and even Kirk himself thanks to Leonard McCoy's medical trickery. Together, this crew will travel to the final frontier where the old legend is altered forever
Transformers by Michael Bay ( Visual )
46 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the planet Cybertron, a war was waged between the Autobots and the Decepticons for control of the Allspark, a mystical talisman that would grant unlimited power to whoever possessed it. The Allspark is smuggled off the planet, but Megatron goes in search of it. He tracks it to Earth and his desire for power sends him into the Arctic Ocean. The sheer cold forces him into a paralyzed state. His body is later recovered, and before going into a comatose state he uses the last of his energy to engrave a map, showing the location of the Allspark, into the Captain's glasses. A century later, Spike buys his first car. To his shock, he discovers it is an Autobot in disguise. He is to protect Spike, who bears the Captain's glasses. Other Transformers have arrived In the desert of Qatar and the Decepticons attack a U.S. military base. Spike and his girlfriend Mikaela find themselves in the middle of a grand battle between the Autobots and the Decepticons. Meanwhile, within the depths of Hoover Dam, the cryogenically stored form of Megatron awakens
Transformers, revenge of the fallen ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 2,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
College-bound Sam Witwicky learns the truth about the ancient origins of the Transformers. He will have to accept his destiny and join Optimus Prime and Bumblebee in their epic battle against the Decepticons. The Decepticon forces, who have returned stronger than ever, have come to Earth on a mission to take Sam prisoner and destroy the world
Mission: impossible III by J. J Abrams ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ethan Hunt has retired from active duty as a super-spy in order to train new IMF agents. He is called back into action to confront the toughest villain he has ever faced - Owen Davian, an international weapons and information provider with no remorse and no conscience. Hunt assembles his team - his old friend Luther Strickell, transportation expert Declan, and background operative Zhen, in order to rescue Lindsey, one of his trainees, who was kidnapped while on a surveillance detail of Davian. It soon becomes evident that Davian is well-protected, well-connected, and downright malicious, forcing Hunt to extend his journey back into the field in order to rescue his wife, Julia, and uncover an IMF double agent in the process
The proposal ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1,744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
High-powered book editor Maggie is everyone's worst nightmare: ruthless, driven, and tactless. When she finds herself faced with deportation back to Canada, she coerces her much younger assistant into marrying her. However, when the government becomes suspicious, they embark upon a charade in order to make the marriage seem legitimate
Eagle eye ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jerry and Rachel are two strangers who are thrown together by a mysterious phone call from a woman they have never met. Threatening their lives and family, she pushes Jerry and Rachel into a series of increasingly dangerous situations, using the technology of everyday life to track and control their every move. Now they must carry out a high-tech assassination plot of an unscrupulous artificial intelligence system
The legend of Zorro by Martin Campbell ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"L'avenir de la Californie est menacé par la mystérieuse confrérie des Chevaliers d'Aragon. Seul Zorro pourrait intervenir... Mais, il y a dix ans, à la naissance de de leur fils Joaquin, Don Alexandro de la Vega à fait le serment à Elena de se consacrer entièrement à sa famille. Face à l'urgence, il décide de briser sa promesse et revêtir son légendaire masque de justicier
The island by Michael Bay ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two people living in an isolated utopian colony discover that their lives are not as idyllic as they seem
People like us ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 1,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Sam ... is a twenty-something, fast-talking salesman whose latest deal collapses the day he learns his father has suddenly died. Against his wishes, Sam is called home to put his father's estate in order and reconnect with his estranged family. While there, he uncovers a startling secret that turns his entire world upside down--he has a 30-year-old sister he never knew existed"--Container
Star Trek : a novel by Alan Dean Foster ( Book )
11 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise--including Captain James T. Kirk, First Officer Spock, Doctor Leonard McCoy, Lieutenant Nyota Uhura, Chief Engineer Montgomery Scott, Lieutenant Hikaru Sulu, and Ensign Pavel Chekov--is called back home. But an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization has declared all-out war on Starfleet and everything it stands for, leaving Earth in a state of crisis. Now with a personal score to settle as a result, Kirk must lead a covert manhunt to a war-zone world to capture a one-man weapon of mass destruction"--Page 4 of cover
Fringe ( Visual )
8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three unlikely colleagues -- a beautiful young FBI agent, a brilliant scientist who's spent the last 17 years in a mental institution, and the scientist's sardonic son -- investigate a series of bizarre deaths and disasters known as 'the pattern.' Someone is using our world as an experimental lab. And all clues lead to Massive Dynamic, a shadowy global corporation that may be more powerful than any nation
Ender's game ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A hostile alien race attacked Earth, and if not for the legendary heroics of Fleet Commander Mazer Rackham, all would have been lost. In preparation for the next attack, Colonel Hyrum Graff is training only the best young children. Ender Wiggin, a shy, but brilliant boy, is soon ordained by Graff as the military's next great hope. Once at Command School, he's trained by Mazer Rackham, himself, to lead them into an epic battle that will determine the future of Earth and save the human race
Fringe ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and French and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Who are you? After sacrificing himself to save both worlds, Peter mysteriously returns to ours. But he has been forgotten, by Olivia, by Walter, by everyone. It's as if he never existed. At the same time, shapeshifters controlled by an unknown master begin an onslaught of destruction, and now the two former enemy universes must cooperate to defy a common foe
Meet the Autobots by Jennifer Fox ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Autobots arrive on Earth to save it from the evil Decepticons
Fringe ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fifth and final season delivers a climactic conclusion. Picking up from events depicted in season four's flash-forward episode, the seemingly peaceful Observers seized control of our universe in 2015. Now, in 2036, they have become ruthless rulers who stand unopposed. What awaits in the future, however, is the Fringe Team's final stand, which will bring together all they have witnessed in preparation for the final battle to protect our world
Meet the Decepticons by Jennifer Fox ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The evil robots called Decepticons arrive on Earth to conquer it but they are opposed by the good Autobots
Alias ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventures of a young and beautiful secret agent working for the CIA
Star Trek : countdown by Roberto Orci ( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nero, the captain of a Romulan mining vessel, works with Ambassador Spock to prevent a supernova from destroying the entire Romulan empire, but when things go horribly wrong, the Federation gains a bitter enemy
Operation Autobot by Susan Korman ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Autobots and Optimus Prime search for Decepticons in their attempt to keep the Earth safe
Cowboys & aliens ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Old West ... where a lone cowboy leads an uprising against a terror from beyond our world. 1873. Arizona Territory. A stranger with no memory of his past stumbles into the hard desert town of Absolution. The only hint to his history is a mysterious shackle that encircles one wrist. What he discovers is that the people of Absolution don't welcome strangers, and nobody makes a move on its streets unless ordered to do so by the iron-fisted Colonel Dolarhyde. It's a town that lives in fear
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Audience level: 0.15 (from 0.01 for Meet the A ... to 0.18 for Star trek ...)
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Counter, Alex Kurtzman-.
Counter, Alex Kurtzman-, 1973-....
Kurtzman, Alexander Hilary, 1973-
Kurtzman-Counter, Alex.
Kurtzman-Counter, Alex, 1973-....
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