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Barry, John 1933-2011

Overview
Works: 1,095 works in 2,999 publications in 9 languages and 31,056 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Television plays, American  Love stories  Biographical films  Historical films  Western films  Romance films 
Roles: Composer, Conductor, Instrumentalist, Performer, Actor, Musician, Arranger, Interviewee, Singer, Compiler, Editor, Producer, Other, Scenarist, Lyricist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Het leven van een zelfbewuste vrouw op een koffieplantage in Kenia begin 20e eeuw
Dances with wolves by Kevin Costner ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of a Civil War hero (Costner) who travels west where he is assigned to an abandoned fort. His nearest neighbors are members of a Sioux tribe, and they gradually become friends. He marries a tribe woman (McDonnell) and ultimately must make a decision about the tribe and their life when he realizes what their fate will be at the hands of the white man
The Lion in winter by James Goldman ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historical drama of the conflict between King Henry II of England and his wife Eleanor of Aquitaine over Henry's successor to the British throne
Tennessee Williams' The glass menagerie by Paul Newman ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A strong willed woman attempts to impose her shattered dreams into the life and personality of her shy, reclusive daughter
Somewhere in time by Richard Matheson ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young writer sacrifices his life in the present to find happiness with a beautiful woman in the past
Midnight cowboy by John Schlesinger ( Visual )
48 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joe Buck moves to New York from Texas to make his fortune servicing women. Instead, he's conned into partnering up with small-time huslter Ratso Rizzo. Living together on the tattered edges of society, these two outcasts develop an unlikely bond that helps them transcend their cruel existence
Cry, the beloved country by Darrell Roodt ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A political drama set in apartheid South Africa. depicts Zulu Christian pastor and a wealthy White farmer finding common ground through personal loss - both of their sons were killed in regional violence
Zulu by Cy Endfield ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zulu is set in Africa in 1879 only hours after the battle of Isandhlwana. A small group of British soldiers stood their ground at a farm house against an onslaught of wave after wave of Zulus
You only live twice by Lewis Gilbert ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When an American space capsule is swallowed up by what they believe to be a Russian spaceship, World War 3 nearly breaks out. The British Government, however, suspect that other powers are at work as the space craft went down near Japan. S.P.E.C.T.R.E. is the force behind the theft, as James Bond discovers, but its motives are far from clear, and he must first find out where the captured space capsule is held before America and Russia initiate another world war."
Out of Africa music from the motion picture soundtrack by John Barry ( Recording )
40 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in 6 languages and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dances with wolves original motion picture soundtrack by John Barry ( Recording )
45 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sent to protect a U.S. outpost on the desolate frontier, Lt. John Dunbar (Kevin Costner) finds himself alone in the vast wilderness. Befriending the very people he's sent to protect the outpost from, the Sioux Indians, Dunbar slowly comes to revere those he once feared. But when the encroaching U.S. Army threatens to overrun the Sioux, he is forced to make a choice -- one that will forever change his destiny and that of a proud and defiant nation
Enigma by Michael Apted ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In March 1943 Tom Jericho, a brilliant young mathematician at Bletchley Park, Britain's top secret intelligence station, is charged with breaking the new code recently adopted by the German U-boats. At the same time he is trying to discover what has happened to his girlfriend Claire, who has mysteriously disappeared from Bletchley just as the authorities are suspecting the presence of a spy. Enlisting Claire's best friend Hester, Tom begins his investigations
Body heat by Lawrence Kasdan ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sexy, haunting tale echoing 1940's film noirs but charged with an energy and passion that can only flare in the modern era. Attorney Ned Racine's life coasts along in neutral - until he meets a siren in white (with a well-to-do husband) named Matty Walker. Ned knows Matty's the kind of woman a man would kill to be with. So he does
Goldfinger by Guy Hamilton ( Visual )
41 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The third James Bond screen adventure is the point at which the series really took off in terms of style and popularity, and it remains to this day one of the best. Sean Connery returns as 007 and faces off with a maniacal villain bent on destroying all the gold in Fort Knox - and obliterating the world economy!
The man with the golden gun by Guy Hamilton ( Visual )
42 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pitted against the sophisticated and deadly villain Scaramanga and his arch rival Hi Fat, Bond is assigned to recover a small piece of equipment which can be utilized to harness the sun's energy
The Cotton Club by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1928 New York, spirits are high and jazz, dancing and gangsters rule supreme. Harlem's Cotton Club is in the center of it all, where rich Upper-Eastsiders mix with dressed-up mobsters. On stage is gifted coronet player Dixie Dwyer, who dreams of the big time, and tap sensation Sandman Williams who can't touch his girl, the lovely singer Lila Rose Oliver, because of strict club rules. As tension rises, so do tempers, and the nightclub becomes a pressure-cooker of jilted loves and mob jobs
King Kong by John Guillermin ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Big Apple is besieged by the monstrous ape, King Kong. The gargantuan ape battles attacking aircraft high above the streets of New York and plunges to his death from the top of the World Trade Center
Walkabout by Nicolas Roeg ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young sister and brother are abandoned in the harsh Australian outback and must learn to exist in the natural world, without their usual comforts, in this hypnotic masterpiece. Along the way, they met a young aborigine on his 'walkabout, ' a rite of passage in which adolescent boys are initiated into manhood by journeying into the wilderness alone
Octopussy by John Glen ( Visual )
44 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"[James Bond] investigates the murder of a fellow agent who was clutching a priceless FabergeĢ egg at the time of his death"--Container insert
Indecent proposal by Adrian Lyne ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A husband and wife can end their financial worries by accepting the offer of a billionaire to pay a million dollars in exchange for one night with the wife, but if they do, can their marriage survive?
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Angelo, Michael
Angelo, Michael, 1933-2011
Angelo, Michael 1933-2011 Pseudonym
Barry 1933-2011
Barry, John
Barry, John C.
J. Barr
John Barry & His Orchestra
John Barry & Orchestra
John Barry And His Orchestra
John Barry Orchestra
Prendergast Barry, John.
Prendergast, John Barry.
Prendergast, John Barry, 1933-
Prendergast, John Barry, 1933-2011
Prendergast, Jonathan Barry.
Prendergast, Jonathan Barry, 1933-2011
Prendergast, Jonathan Barry 1933-2011 Wirklicher Name
The John Barry Orchestra
Languages
English (312)
French (62)
Spanish (44)
German (31)
Multiple languages (8)
Italian (4)
Danish (1)
Bulgarian (1)
Czech (1)
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