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Glass, Philip

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The Hours by Stephen Daldry( Visual )

70 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three women from different eras are linked by their common yearnings and fears. In 1920s London, Virginia Woolf is battling insanity as she begins to write "Mrs. Dalloway". A wife and mother in Los Angeles post World War II reading, and being deeply affected by, "Mrs. Dalloway" begins to consider making a devastating change in her life. Clarissa Vaughan, a present-day version of Mrs. Dalloway, lives in New York and is in love with a friend who is dying of AIDS
The illusionist by Neil Burger( Visual )

19 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acclaimed illusionist Eisenheim captures the imaginations of all of Vienna, including Prince Leopold, who becomes obsessed with the illusionist after his fiancee rekindles a childhood fascination with Eisenheim
The fog of war : eleven lessons from the life of Robert S. McNamara by Errol Morris( Visual )

25 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of America as seen through the eyes of the former Secretary of Defense, under President Kennedy and President Johnson, Robert S. McNamara. McNamara was one of the most controversial and influential political figures of the 20th century. Now, he offers a candid and intimate journey through some of the most seminal events in contemporary American history. He offers new and often surprising insights into the 1945 bombing of Tokyo, the Cuban Missile Crisis, ad the effects of the Vietnam War
Koyaanisqatsi by Philip Glass( Visual )

78 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Koyaanisqatsi is a Hopi Indian word meaning variously; crazy life, life in turmoil, life disintegrating, life out of balance (the subtitle for this film), and a state of life that calls for another way of life. Presented by Francis Ford Coppola, this creation of director Godfrey Reggio, cinematographer Ron Fricke, and composer Philip Glass seems to flash by your eyes but lingers in your mind
Secret window by David Koepp( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famous mystery writer Mort Rainey is confronted by a strange man who claims that Rainey plagiarized a manuscript written by him. The stranger demands that Rainey make restitution, lest he destroy Rainey's life
The thin blue line by Errol Morris( Visual )

18 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 1,535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1976, Randall Adams was wrongly sentenced to death for the murder of a Dallas policeman. Errol Morris' documentary exposed the truth of the case and is credited with overturning Adams' conviction
Dracula by Bram Stoker( Visual )

34 editions published between 1931 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a naive real estate agent succumbs to the will of the Count, the two head to London where the vampire hopes to stroll among respectable society by day and search for potential victims by night
Kundun by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

69 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a remote area of Tibet a two-year-old child is identified as the Dalai Lama. The story follows him into adulthood where he tries to rule his nation at one of the most challenging times in its history
Einstein on the beach by Philip Glass( Recording )

64 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief history of time by Errol Morris( Visual )

20 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the mysteries we've all wondered about against the backdrop of the life story of Stephen Hawking
Fantastic 4( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A contemporary re-imagining of Marvel's original and longest-running superhero team, centers on four young outsiders who teleport to an alternate and dangerous universe, which alters their physical form in shocking ways. Their lives irrevocably upended, the team must learn to harness their daunting new abilities and work together to save Earth from a former friend turned enemy
Taking lives by D. J Caruso( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illeana Scott is a special agent with the FBI, who has a strong record as a criminal profiler. Scott is called in by a former Quantico colleague to assist two Canadian police detectives, Paquette and Duval, who are on the trail of a serial killer who has been killing in and around Montreal for almost two decades. Art gallery owner James Costa saw the killer during an assault, and now finds himself working as a decoy for Scott. As Scott and Costa follow the killer's trail, they find themselves becoming attracted to one another, which is not a comfort to Scott
Powaqqatsi by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

21 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Juxtaposes images of ancient cultures with those of modern life [in industrialized societies], masterfully portraying the human cost of progress"--Container
Symphony no. 2 Interlude from Orphée ; Concerto for saxophone quartet and orchestra by Philip Glass( Recording )

20 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features Symphony No.2 (1994) performed by the Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra and conducted by Dennis Russell Davies
Mishima a life in four chapters by Paul Schrader( Visual )

20 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On November 25, 1970, a group of self-styled soldiers tried to take over Japan's Eastern Army and failed. Their leader then did what is considered the correct thing by ancient Japanese standards- he committed suicide. This is an overview of that man, Yukio Mashima, one of Japan's finest postwar writers
Glassworks by Philip Glass( Recording )

27 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leviafan = Leviathan by Andreĭ Zvi︠a︡gint︠s︡ev( Visual )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in Russian and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Kolia habite une petite ville au bord de la mer de Barents, au nord de la Russie. Il tient un garage qui jouxte la maison où il vit avec sa jeune femme Lylia et son fils Roma qu'il a eu d'un précédent mariage. Vadim Cheleviat, le maire de la ville, est bien décidé à s'approprier, de gré ou de force, le terrain de Kolia, sa maison et son garage. Mais ce dernier ne peut pas supporter de perdre tout ce qu'il possède, non seulement le terrain mais aussi la beauté qui l'entoure depuis sa naissance. Face aux intimidations de l'homme politique, il fait appel à Dmitri, son vieil ami devenu avocat à Moscou. Alors Vadim Cheleviat devient plus agressif." (Source : jaquette)
Beauty and the Beast by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in French and Multiple languages and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Pour l'offrir à sa fille, le père de la Belle cueille, sans le savoir, une rose appartenant au jardin de la Bête, qui s'en offense. Afin de sauver son père, la Belle accepte de partir vivre au château de la Bête. "--Site, visionné le 14 août 2013
Songs from liquid days by Philip Glass( Recording )

30 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violin concerto no. 1 Folk dreams ; Sardana ; Fantasías sonoras by Philip Glass( )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The fog of war : eleven lessons from the life of Robert S. McNamara
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The fog of war : eleven lessons from the life of Robert S. McNamaraSecret windowDraculaKundunTaking livesMishima a life in four chaptersBeauty and the Beast