Most widely held works about Howard Shore
Most widely held works by Howard Shore
The lord of the rings. The two towers ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 2,779 libraries worldwide
Join Frodo, Gandalf, Aragorn, and brave members of the Fellowship as they continue their quest to destroy the Ring of Power. As darkness descends on Middle-earth, a strange creature named Gollum leads the heroes to the Black Gates of Mordor. The rest of Middle-earth prepares for a battle that will decide the fate of all.
Lord of the rings. Return of the king ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 2,719 libraries worldwide
Frodo makes his way through the darkness to Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring. Aragon learns of his destiny as the true King and the others prepare for a massive battle that will determine the fate of Middle-Earth.
The departed ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2,228 libraries worldwide
In South Boston, the state police force are waging a war on Irish-American organized crime. Undercover cop Billy Costigan is assigned to infiltrate the mob syndicate, which is run by gangland chief Frank Costello. Billy quickly gains Costello's confidence. But when it becomes clear to both the mob and the police that there are moles in their midst, Billy and the other mole are suddenly thrust into danger. Afraid of being caught and exposed to the enemy, each must race to uncover the identity of the other man in time to save himself.
Doubt ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,928 libraries worldwide
1964, St. Nicholas in the Bronx. Father Flynn is a charismatic priest who is trying to upend the schools' strict customs, which have long been fiercely guarded by Sister Aloysius Beauvier. The Sister is the iron-gloved principal who believes in the power of fear and discipline. With the winds of political change, the school has just accepted its first black student, Donald Miller. But when Sister James shares with Sister Aloysius her suspicion that Father Flynn is paying too much personal attention to Donald, Sister Aloysius sets off on a personal crusade to unearth the truth and to expel Flynn from the school. Now, without any proof, besides her moral certainty, Sister Aloysius locks into a battle of wills with Father Flynn. This threatens to tear apart the community with its irrevocable consequence.
Gangs of New York ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 1,865 libraries worldwide
In 1846, waves of Irish immigrants poured into the New York neighborhood of Five Points. "Billy the Butcher" bands his fellow "Native Americans" into a gang to take on the Irish gang "The Dead Rabbits," organized by Priest Vallon. After a bloody clash Vallon is dead and his son ends up in a brutal reform school. In 1862, that boy returns to seek vengeance against the man that killed his father.
The aviator ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,756 libraries worldwide
Howard Hughes was a rich young man from Texas, heir to his father's fortune, when he decided he wanted to make movies. Age 21, he made the most expensive Hollywood film ever (at the time); and went on to break air-speed records, make another fortune in aircraft design, smash Charles Lindbergh's round-the-world flight record, and be romantically linked with almost all of Hollywood's famous beauties. Nevertheless, he died alone, sealed into a room he never left, the victim of compulsions that drove him to greatness, while containing the seeds of his undoing.
Eclipse ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,687 libraries worldwide
It all begins with a choice. In the third chapter of Stephenie Meyer's phenomenal Twilight series, Bella Swan is surrounded by danger as Seattle is hit by a string of murders and an evil vampire continues her quest for revenge. In the midst of it all, Bella is forced to choose between her love, Edward Cullen, and her friend, Jacob Black, knowing that her decision may ignite the ageless struggle between vampire and werewolf.
A history of violence ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,539 libraries worldwide
Tom is a loving, well-respected family man from a small Indiana town. When two criminals show up at his diner, Tom is forced to take action and thwart the robbery attempt. Suddenly heralded as a local hero who took the courage to stand up to crime, people look up to Tom as a man of high moral regard. But all the media attention attracts the likes of the mob, who show up at Tom's doorstep. Is it a case of mistaken identity or does Tom have a history that no one knows about?
The last Mimzy ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,497 libraries worldwide
When Emma and Noah find a mysterious box of toys on the beach, strange things start happening. The kids develop special powers and with their parents and teachers, they realize that their mission is far more important than they had ever dreamed.
The lord of the rings. The fellowship of the ring ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,448 libraries worldwide
In ancient times the Rings of Power were crafted by the Elven-smiths, and Sauron, the Dark Lord, forged the One Ring, filling it with his own power so that he could rule all others. But the One Ring was taken from him, and though he sought it throughout Middle-Earth still it remained lost to him. After many ages it fell, by chance, into the hands of the Hobbit, Bilbo Baggins. On his eleventy-first birthday, Bilbo disappeared, bequeathing to his young cousin, Frodo, the Ruling Ring, and a perilous quest: to journey across Middle-Earth, deep into the shadow of the Dark Lord and destroy the Ring by casting it into the Cracks of Doom.
Philadelphia ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,218 libraries worldwide
Powerful story of two lawyers who join together to sue a prestigious Philadelphia law firm when the firm fires one of them because he has AIDS.
Panic room ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,194 libraries worldwide
Trapped in their New York brownstone's panic room, a hidden chamber built as a sanctuary in the event of break-ins, newly divorced Meg and her daughter Sarah play a deadly game of cat-and-mouse with three intruders during a brutal home invasion. But the room itself is the focal point because what the intruders really want is inside it.
The silence of the lambs ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,162 libraries worldwide
FBI agent Clarice Starling is assigned to help find a missing woman to save her from a psychopathic serial killer who skins his victims. Clarice attempts to gain a better insight into the twisted mind of the killer by talking to another psychopath Hannibal Lecter, who used to be a respected psychiatrist.
Edge of darkness ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,041 libraries worldwide
The bullet that killed his daughter was meant for Boston cop Thomas Craven. That's what police brass and Craven himself think, but that's not what the investigation finds. Clue after clue and witness after witness, the search leads him into a shadowy realm where money and political intrigue intersect. If Craven wasn't a target before, he, and anyone linked to his inquiry, now is.
The lord of the rings, the fellowship of the ring original motion picture soundtrack by Howard Shore ( Recording )
38 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 995 libraries worldwide
Composition de l'orchestre: 1 voix d'enfant, 3*.2.3.2./184.108.40.206, timbales, 6 percussions, cordes.
The client ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 912 libraries worldwide
Mark Sway is an 11-year-old torn between what he knows and what he can never tell. A hitman will snuff him in half a heartbeat if Mark reveals what he learned about a Mob murder. An ambitious federal prosecutor will keep the pressure on until Mark tells all. Suddenly, Mark isn't a boy playing air guitar anymore. He's a pawn in a deadly game. And his only ally is a courageous but unseasoned attorney who risks her career for him ... but never imagines she'll also risk her life.
Philadelphia ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 900 libraries worldwide
Two competing lawyer join forces to sue a prestigious law firm for AIDS discrimination. As their unlikely friendship develops, their courage overcomes the prejudice and corruption of their powerful adversaries.
The score ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 895 libraries worldwide
Persuaded to help a desperate friend for a $6 million payday, an expert safecracker postpones his retirement to pull off one last heist with a novice thief. Their foolproof plan turns into a high risk gamble when a clash of egos threatens to bring them both down.
The lord of the rings, the two towers original motion picture soundtrack by Howard Shore ( Recording )
26 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 802 libraries worldwide
Composition de l'orchestre: 2.2*.3.2./220.127.116.11, 1 keyboard, 2 mallet percussion, timbales, 6 percussions, cordes.
The lord of the rings, the return of the king by Howard Shore ( Recording )
22 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 778 libraries worldwide
Some lyrics on container insert. Music composed, orchestrated and conducted by Howard Shore.
Action and adventure films AIDS (Disease) Air pilots Baggins, Frodo (Fictitious character) Catholic Church Child abuse Crime films Criminal behavior Detective and mystery films Drama Fantasy films Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Films--for the hearing impaired Friendship Gangs Gangster films Historical films History Hughes, Howard,--1905-1976 Immigrants Infiltration (Military science) Malicious accusation Man-woman relationships Massachusetts Massachusetts--Boston Massachusetts--Boston--South Boston Middle Earth (Imaginary place) Motion picture music Murder New York (State)--New York New York (State)--New York--Five Points Nuns Organized crime Organized crime investigation Police School principals Teleportation Thrillers (Motion pictures) Undercover operations United States Vampire films Vampires Video recordings Video recordings for the hearing impaired Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Werewolves
Shore, Howard Leslie
Shore, Howard Leslie 1946-
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