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Astin, Sean

Overview
Works: 288 works in 1,122 publications in 8 languages and 50,730 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Action and adventure films  Sports films  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Animated films  Romantic comedy films  Christian films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, vac, Performer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Sean Astin
 
Most widely held works by Sean Astin
The goonies by Richard Donner( Visual )

57 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two kids find a treasure map just as they're about to lose their house. They and their friends go on a search for the treasure, but not without trouble from a few ne'er-do-wells. Story by Steven Spielberg
Rudy by Angelo Pizzo( Visual )

21 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 2,403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although people have told Rudy all his life heś not good enough, smart enough or big enough, nothing can stop his impossible dream of playing football for Notre Dame
50 first dates by Jack Giarraputo( Visual )

25 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Roth lives an enviable life in a Hawaiian paradise, spending every night with a different beautiful tourist in search of an island fling. It's a great life, no strings attached ... until he meets Lucy. He and Lucy hit it off right from the start, but the next day she acts like she doesn't know him. Lucy suffers from short-term memory loss, so every night all memory of her day is erased. But a man in love will go to great lengths to win the girl of his dreams. In an effort to help her remember him, he makes a video tape for her to watch every morning
Click by Frank Coraci( Visual )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and Chinese and held by 1,560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A workaholic architect finds a universal remote that allows him to fast-forward and rewind to different parts of his life. Complications arise when the remote starts to make its own choices
Moms' night out( Visual )

11 editions published in 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All Allyson and her friends want is a peaceful, grown-up evening of dinner and conversation, a long-needed moms' night out. But in order to enjoy high heels, adult conversation, and food not served in a paper bag, they need their husbands to watch the kids for three hours - what could go wrong?
Woodlawn( Visual )

11 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1973, a spiritual awakening captured the heart of nearly every player of the Woodlawn High School football team, including its coach Tandy Gerelds. Their dedication to love and unity in a school filled with racism and hate leads to the largest high school football game ever played in the torn city of Birmingham, Alabama, and the rise of its first African American superstar, Tony Nathan
Do you believe?( Visual )

10 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dozen souls, all moving in different directions, all longing for something more. As their lives unexpectedly intersect, , they each are about to discover there is power in the Cross of Christ, even if they don't yet believe it. From the creators of God's Not Dead comes this stirring new film
Memphis Belle by Frank Capra( Visual )

15 editions published between 1880 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film re-creates the actual events of the team of men who flew dangerous missions over Nazi-occupied Europe during World War II. They flew one of America's giant B-17 flying fortresses known as 'Memphis Belle'
Balto III by Simon Wells( Visual )

17 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an airplane pilot claims he can deliver mail and supplies faster than the sled-dog team, Balto and his pals rise to the challenge. What begins as a competition ends up as a search for the airplane pilot
The final season( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the small town of Norway, Iowa, the Norway 'Tigers' High School baseball team is led by legendary Coach Jim Van Scoyoc who has won 19 State Championships. But the small town heroes are dealt a series of unexpected blows that threaten to rob them of their 20th championship win. Talk of a school merger gets serious and Coach Scoyoc is fired. He is replaced by his 24-year-old assistant coach, Kent Stock. Failure seems inevitable. Based on the true story of Kent Stock
Teenage mutant ninja turtles( Visual )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emerging from their hidden lair in the sewers for the very first time, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are ready to explore the hostile streets of NYC. Join these four super dudes: Leonardo, and Donatello, and Raphael, and Michelangelo, as they face enemies more dangerous, and taste pizza more delicious, than anything they could have imagined
The Witches of Oz( Visual )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothy Gale is a simple girl in rural Kansas who writes children's books based on the land of Oz created by her grandfather. Her mundane life is turned upside down when she receives an offer from a big New York agency to represent her books. In New York, Dorothy soon realizes her books, and her grandfather's stories, are based in reality. The magical world of Oz and all of its inhabitants are very real and they are coming to New York City!
Meerkat manor( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the Whiskers, a remarkable family of South African meerkats living on the edge of Africa's Kalahari Desert. Chronicles the every facet of the group's astonishing and complex social lives. From snake attacks to gang warfare, from babysitting the "kids" to repelling ferocious predators, includes never-before-seen behaviors and non-stop adventures of this animal family
Smile by Natalie Cole( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lin lives in a world of quiet hardship in China, longing to live without fear or shame. Katie lives in a world of pampered ease in Malibu and wants something new and challenging in her life. When these two come together, their lives are forever changed
Encino man( Visual )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two high school buddies dig up a frozen caveman in their backyard and thaw him out, they figure he's their ticket to being cool, but the plan backfires when the newcomer turns everyday life upside down
Love's Christmas journey( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Still mourning the loss of her family, Ellie agrees to watch her brother's children when he has to leave town. When a fire is set, Ellie works with a handsome deputy to clear a friends name and learns that if she can trust her faith, this Christmas may bring more miracles than she hoped
Justice League( Visual )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Going back to a time when superheroes were new to our world, we learn how the Justice League came together during an alien attack of Earth
The man who walked between the towers --and more inspiring tales( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man who walked between the towers: A look at the high-wire walk made by Philippe Petit in 1974 between the World Trade Center's Twin Towers in New York City, and how it is still considered one of history's most artistic crimes. Snowflake Bentley was a self-taught scientist who photographed thousands of individual snowflakes in order to study their unique formations. Miss Rumphius traveled near and far, witnessing beauty of all kinds, and went on to help make the world a more beautiful place with a simple handful of seeds. A charming rhyme describes the life's work of renowned Mexican potter Juan Quezada, and the process he uses to create his pots after the style of the Casas Grandes people
There and back again : an actor's tale by Sean Astin( Book )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fascinating memoir of a Hollywood life and an inside look at a life-changing role and the groundbreaking Lord of the Rings films that captured the imagination of movie fans everywhere. The Lord of the Rings is one of the most successful film franchises in cinematic history. Winner of a record eleven Academy Awards--a clean sweep--and breaking box office records worldwide, the trilogy is a breathtaking cinematic achievement and beloved by fans everywhere. For Sean Astin, a Hollywood child (his mother is Patty Duke and stepfather is John Astin) who made his feature film debut at 13 in the 1980s classic The Goonies and played the title role in Rudy, the call from his agent about the role of Samwise Gamgee couldn't have come at a better time. His career was at a low point and choice roles were hard to come by. But his 18-month experience in New Zealand with director Peter Jackson and the cast and crew od The Lord of the Rings films would be more than simply a dream-come-true--it would prove to be the challenge of a lifetime. There and Back Again: An Actor's Tale is the complete memoir of Sean Astin, from his early days in Hollywood to the role that changed his life. Though much has been written about the making of the films, including the techniques and artistry employed to bring Tolkien's vision of life and the various relationships between castmembers, the real story of what took place on the set, the harrowing ordeals of the actors and the unspoken controversy and backstage dealings have never been told. Sean's experience and candid account of his time filming in New Zealand is unparalleled. More than a companion guide to the Ring films, There and Back Again filled with stories from the set and of the actors involved that have never been revealed before and is an eye-opening look from a Hollywood veteran at the blood, sweat and tears that went into the making of one of the most ambitious films of all time
The color of magic nach den Scheibenwelt-Romanen "Die Farben der Magie" & "Das Licht der Phantasie" by Terry Pratchett( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Auftakt von Terry Pratchetts legendärem Scheibenwelt-Zyklus: Getragen auf dem Rücken von vier Elefanten, die wiederum auf dem Panzer einer Stern-Schildkröte stehen, reist die Scheibenwelt durch das Multiversum ... Der erfolglose Magier Rincewind wird unfreiwillig zum Reiseführer des ersten Scheibenwelt-Touristen Zweiblum und seiner intelligenten Holztruhe. Gemeinsam erleben sie einen abenteuerlichen Trip an den Rand der Scheibenwelt, kämpfen gegen Zauberer, entkommen Druiden und reiten auf Drachen. Aber kann Rincewind auch seinen grössten Feind Trymon besiegen und die Scheibenwelt vor der Zerstörung retten?
 
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Alternative Names
Astin, Sean 1971-

Astin, Sean Patrick.

Astin, Sean Patrick 1971-

Duke, Sean Patrick, 1971-....

Ioannes Astin

Sean Astin acteur et cinéaste américain

Sean Astin Amerikaans acteur

Sean Astin amerikai filmszínész, filmrendező, filmproducer

Sean Astin amerikansk skuespiller og regissør

Sean Astin amerykański aktor i reżyser

Sean Astin attore e regista statunitense

Sean Astin director de cine estadounidense

Sean Astin US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Regisseur, Autor und Filmproduzent

Sían Astin

Šon Astin

Σον Άστιν Αμερικανός ηθοποιός

Шон Астин

Шон Астин американский актёр, режиссёр и продюсер

Шон Астін

שון אסטין

شون استىين

شون أستين

شون آستین تهیه‌کننده، صداپیشه، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

சீன் ஆஸ்டின்

ฌอน แอสติน

숀 애스틴

ショーン・アスティン

肖恩·阿斯廷

西恩·艾斯汀

辛·艾斯丁

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