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Silvestri, Alan

Overview
Works: 704 works in 2,173 publications in 11 languages and 65,120 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Animated films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Fiction  Comedy films  History 
Roles: Composer, Conductor, Performer, Instrumentalist, Actor, Lyricist, Scenarist, Recording engineer, Creator, Other, Contributor, Arranger
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Alan Silvestri
The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 4,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe
Stuart Little 2 by Rob Minkoff ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After being adopted by a human family, a tiny mouse sets out to win over his resentful new brother and the family feline while fending off a gang of cats who want him out of the house
Forrest Gump by Robert Zemeckis ( Visual )
72 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 3,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story follows the life of low I.Q. Forrest Gump (Tom Hanks) and his meeting with the love of his life Jenny. The film chronicles his accidental experiences with some of the most important people and events in America from the late 1950's through the 1970's including a meeting with Elvis Presley, JFK, Lyndon Johnson, Richard Nixon, fighting in Vietnam, etc. The problem is, he doesn't realize the significance of his actions. Forrest comes to embody a generation
Lilo & Stitch by Dean Deblois ( Visual )
32 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 2,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The result of an illegal experiment in genetic mutation, Experiment #626 is so horrifyingly hostile that it's been locked up by its inventors. It escapes to Earth where Lilo, a young Hawaiian girl, mistakes it for a strange dog, adopts it, and renames it Stitch. As Stitch becomes part of Lilo's unusual family life, Lilo's innocence and the aloha spirit of the Islands confuse and ultimately civilize the creature
Captain America the first avenger by Joe Johnston ( Visual )
26 editions published in 2011 in English and French and held by 2,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
March, 1942. 90-pound weakling Steve Rogers doggedly attempts to enlist in the army, only to be repeatedly classified 4F. Rogers' determination and decency come to the attention of Dr. Abraham Erskine of the Strategic Scientific Reserve. Rogers is the first test subject for Erskine's super-soldier serum, which transforms him utterly. When the program is abruptly ended, Rogers becomes Captain America--touring America to sell war bonds. On a USO tour in Europe, Rogers steals the first opportunity to demonstrate his worth by tangling with Johann Schmidt, a.k.a. the Red Skull, head of Hydra, Hitler's occult research and development unit. Schmidt has discovered the tesseract cube, an enormously powerful relic of Norse mythology through which he seeks to conquer the world. Assisted by Colonel Chester Phillips, Peggy Carter, weapons contractor Howard Stark, childhood friend Bucky Barnes, and Dum Dum Doogan and his howling commandos, Steve Rogers becomes more than a propaganda tool, emerging as the true Captain America
Cast away by Robert Zemeckis ( Visual )
41 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chuck Noland, a FedEx systems engineer, finds his ruled-by-the-clock existence ended when a harrowing plane crash leaves him isolated on a remote island. As Chuck struggles to survive, he finds that his own personal journey has only just begun
Night at the Museum by Ben Stiller ( Visual )
25 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the Museum of Natural History is closed for renovations, the museum pieces are moved into federal storage at the famous Smithsonian Institution. It houses the world's largest museum complex with more than 136 million items in its collections. These range from the plane Amelia Earhart flew on her non-stop solo flight across the Atlantic and Al Capone's rap sheet and mug shot to Dorothy's ruby slippers. From Fonzie's leather jacket to Archie Bunker's lounge chair. After stealing a security guard's ID badge, Larry Daley slips into the Archives of the Smithsonian, where Kahmunrah, an evil Pharaoh, comes to life with the reestablishing of The Tablet as a magical force in the museum. It brings the old exhibits and new exhibits to life, and in conflict with each other. Larry enlists the help of Amelia Earheart
Flight ( Visual )
16 editions published in 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A seasoned airline pilot miraculously crash lands his plane after a mid-air catastrophe, saving nearly every soul on board. After the crash, Whip is hailed as a hero, but as more is learned, more questions than answers arise as to who or what was really at fault and what really happened on the plane
The mummy returns by Stephen Sommers ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 2,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's now 1933, 10 years after Rick and Evie met. They're married, settled in London and are raising their 8 year old son, Alex. Imhotep's corpse has been brought to the British Museum, and resurrected; the mummy walks the earth again, determined to become immortal. Another force born of the darkest rituals of ancient Egyptian mysticism, even more powerful than Imhotep, has also been set loose in the world. When these two forces clash, the world will hang in the balance, sending the O'Connells on a desperate race to save the world, and rescue their son
Back to the future the complete trilogy by Robert Zemeckis ( Visual )
40 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Doc Brown has decided to live in the Old West of the 1880's. But when he's in danger of meeting an untimely end, Marty travels back into the past to rescue him. There's just one problem: Doc is so smitten by a schoolteacher that he's become distracted. Now, it's up to Marty to keep Doc out of trouble, get the DeLorean running, and put the past, present and future on track so they can all get back to where and when they belong
Marvel's The Avengers by Robert Downey ( Visual )
13 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nick Fury of S.H.I.E.L.D. brings together a team of superhumans to form The Avengers to help save the Earth from Loki and his army
Who framed Roger Rabbit by Bob Hoskins ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The hapless Roger Rabbit is framed for the murder of Marvin Acme, who was photographed "playing patticake" with Roger's wife Jessica. The mixed live and animated action takes place in Hollywood and next-door "Toontown," where humans and "Toons" co-exist
Maid in Manhattan by Wayne Wang ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A struggling single mom takes a job as a chambermaid at a luxury hotel in New York. she meets and falls in love with a sauve and sophisticated heir to an American political dynasty, who mistakes her for a society woman. When her real identity is revealed, the reality about their seperate lives sets in
Lara Croft, tomb raider by Simon West ( Visual )
23 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Archaeologist and explorer extrodinaire Lara Croft journeys to a temple, in Greece, sunken underwater that leads to a sphere that contains the mythical Pandora's Box, only to have it stolen from her by Chen Lo, the leader of a Chinese crime syndicate, who's in league with a villain named Reiss who wants to use the Box as a doomsday weapon. Facing her greatest challenges yet, the intrepid tomb raider pursues Lo, in order to get her hands back on Pandora's Box, and fulfill the desire of the Queen
Disney's A Christmas carol ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ebenezer Scrooge begins the Christmas holiday with his usual miserly contempt, barking at his faithful clerk and his cheery nephew. But when the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Yet to Come take him on an eye-opening journey revealing truths Old Scrooge is reluctant to face, he must open his heart to undo years of ill will before it's too late
The wild by Steve "Spaz Williams ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sampson is a lion on display at a zoo in New York City's Central Park, and he holds court over all the other animals, including Nigel, a testy koala bear; Larry, a dumb but well-meaning snake; Kazar, a wildebeest with a passion for choreography; Bridget, a bright but cynical giraffe; and Benny, a squirrel who is good friends with Sampson and is trying to romance Bridget without much success. Ryan is the pride and joy of Sampson's life and he becomes devastated when one day Ryan is crated up and sent away to another zoo. Sampson is desperate to find his boy, and with the help of his pals he escapes the zoo and sets out on a rescue mission. However, midtown Manhattan is unfamiliar territory for Sampson and the other zoo animals, and they have a hard time adjusting to the concrete canyons of the Big Apple
What women want ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cocky, chauvinistic advertising executive magically acquires the ability to hear what women are thinking
Serendipity by Marc Klein ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Is there really such a thing as a benevolent destiny that will eventually reunite true soul mates separated by time and distance? It begins at Christmastime in a New York department store, where two people meet by chance -- while shopping for their "significant others"--And are immediately attracted to each other. After spending a romantic evening together, they reluctantly part, secretly hoping that fate will reunite them some day
G.I. Joe., the rise of Cobra by Stephen Sommers ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 1,382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Weapons expert James McCullen has created a nanotechnology-based weapon capable of destroying an entire city. His company MARS sells four warheads to NATO, and the U.S. Army is tasked with delivering the warheads. Duke and Ripcord are delivering the warheads when they are ambushed by the Baroness. The two are rescued by Scarlett, Snake Eyes and Heavy Duty. They take the warheads to the G.I. Joe's command center, rendezvousing with General Hawk. McCullen is revealed to be using the same nanotechnology to build an army of soldiers with the aid of the Doctor
The Mexican by Gore Verbinski ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jerry i Samantha są parą. Historia ich miłości odmierzana jest przez zwykłe codzienne nieporozumienia i kłopoty. Jerry, który jest gangsterem, wyrusza w swoją ostatnią misję - ma zdobyć pistolet Mexican, z którym związana jest magiczna legenda
 
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Alan Selvestri
Alan Silvesti
Alan Sylvestri
Silvestri
Silvestri, Alan Anthony.
Silvestri, Alan Anthony 1950-
The Mummy Returns
Languages
English (315)
French (44)
Spanish (41)
German (14)
Italian (9)
Multiple languages (6)
Catalan (4)
Czech (3)
Chinese (1)
Turkish (1)
Portuguese (1)
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