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Goldman, William 1931-

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The princess bride : S. Morgenstern's classic tale of true love and high adventure : the "good parts" version abridged by William Goldman( Book )

185 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 5,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of true love and high adventure, pirates, princesses, giants, miracles, fencing, and a frightening assortment of wild beasts
The Princess Bride by Rob Reiner( Visual )

77 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A kindly grandfather sits down with his grandson and reads him a bedtime story. As the grandfather reads the story, the action comes alive in a classic tale of love and adventure. The beautiful Buttercup is kidnapped and held against her will in order to marry the nasty Prince Humperdinck, while Westley (her childhood beau, now returned as the Dread Pirate Roberts) attempts to save her
All the President's Men by Alan J Pakula( Visual )

114 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of how Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncovered the White House involvement in the Watergate break in
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid by George Roy Hill( Visual )

98 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sundance Kid is the frontier's fastest gun. His partner, Butch Cassidy is always dreaming up new ways to get rich fast. If only they could blow open a baggage car without also blowing up the money-filled safe inside. So Butch and Sundance pack their guns, put on new duds, and, with Sundance's girlfriend, head down to Bolivia
Marathon man by William Goldman( Book )

88 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom "Babe" Levy is a runner in every sense: racing tirelessly toward his goals of athletic and academic excellence--and endlessly away from the specter of his famous father's scandal-driven suicide. But an unexpected visit from his beloved older brother will set in motion a chain of events that plunge Babe into a vortex of terror, treachery, and murder--and force him into a race for his life ... and for the answer to the fateful question, "Is it safe?"--Publisher
A bridge too far by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

89 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An epic retelling of World War II's most tragic blunder, A bridge too far meticulously depicts the ambitious plan which resulted in more Allied casualties than the entire Normandy landing."--Container
Misery by Rob Reiner( Visual )

85 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novelist Paul Sheldon does not remember the blinding blizzard that sent his car spinning off the road. Nor does he remember being nursed back from unconsciousness. All he remembers is waking up in the home of Annie Wilkes, a maniacal fan who is bent on keeping her favorite writer as her personal prisoner, forever
Brothers by William Goldman( Book )

30 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 1,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to: Marathon man. Altered beyond recognition, a man thought by the world to be dead, is summoned into service again in the ultrasecret Division. His mission is to stop a World War
Maverick by H. A Turner( Visual )

46 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handsome gambler, a charming lady scam artist, and a lawman all head for a poker tournament held on a river boat with a $500,000 pot for the winner
Magic : a novel by William Goldman( Book )

36 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in 8 languages and held by 1,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corky, a famous and brilliantly skilled magician has something to hide. It is in his attempt to keep his secret from the public that leads into "psycho country."
Tinsel : a novel by William Goldman( Book )

16 editions published between 1979 and 1986 in 5 languages and held by 1,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel of Hollywood's best-kept secrets
Dreamkeeper by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

29 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four friends with an unusual power become stranded in a blizzard and are confronted by a deadly alien force. As they try to stop this unparalleled horror, the fate of the world is in their hands. This title has been Repackaged
The General's Daughter by Simon West( Visual )

27 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the daughter of a well-known and well-respected base commander is raped and murdered, an undercover detective is summoned to look into the matter and finds a slew of cover-ups at West Point
Marathon Man by John Schlesinger( Visual )

47 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hoffman plays the likeable Columbia graduate student and marathon runner of the title, unwittingly trapped in a terrifying drama revolving around a murderous Nazi fugitive"--Container
Control by William Goldman( Book )

15 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and Spanish and held by 1,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the stories of three people whose lives suffer from loss of mental control
Heat by William Goldman( Book )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2000 in 6 languages and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Las Vegas security man Nick Escalante, an ex-Marine, chances on to a bizarre kidnapping threat and races into a night-time world of false identities, vicious grievances, and gruesome encounters
The color of light by William Goldman( Book )

16 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story is about a young man Charles 'Chub' Fuller who writes a great novel about the woman of his dreams and the horrors of his childhood. Charles later suffers from writers block and is unable to write and ends up being a taxi driver and later a researcher
The Stepford wives by Frank Oz( Visual )

20 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joanna reluctantly moves with her husband and children from New York City to the suburban community of Stepford, Connecticut. But when life in Stepford begins to seem too perfect, Joanna and her new friend Bobby investigate a mysterious conspiracy among the town's husbands
The season : a candid look at Broadway by William Goldman( Book )

19 editions published between 1969 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book attempts to explain why Broadway is what it is. The author takes each production of one year and relates it to some aspect of the over-all Broadway scene including directors, stars, playwrights, reviewers, audiences, tryout tours, scalpers, and backers
Wild card by Simon West( Visual )

12 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bodyguard goes after the sadistic thug who beat his friend, only to find that the object of his wrath is the son of a powerful mob boss
 
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All the President's Men
Alternative Names

controlled identityLongbaugh, Harry, 1931-

controlled identityMorgenstern, S., 1931-

Goldman, William W.

Goldman William W. 1931-....

Longbaugh, Harry

Longbaugh, Harry 1931-

Morgenstern, S.

Morgenstern S. 1931-....

Morgenstern, Simon 1931-

William Goldman Amerikaans schrijver

William Goldman escritor, articulista, novelista y guionista estadounidense

William Goldman romancier, scénariste et dramaturge américain

William Goldman scrittore e sceneggiatore statunitense

William Goldman US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor und Schriftsteller

Уильям Голдман

Уилям Голдман

גולדמן, וילים, 1931-

ויליאם גולדמן

ویلیام گولدمن

უილიამ გოლდმენი

골드먼, 윌리엄 1931-

윌리엄 골드먼

ウィリアム・ゴールドマン

ゴールドマン, ウィリアム

威廉·戈德曼

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All the President's MenMarathon manA bridge too farMagic : a novelThe General's DaughterControlThe Stepford wivesThe season : a candid look at Broadway