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Shore, Howard

Overview
Works: 938 works in 2,841 publications in 9 languages and 81,085 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Television mini-series  Fantasy films  Legal films 
Roles: Composer, Author, Conductor, Performer, Musician, Instrumentalist, Contributor, Singer, Actor, Other, Creator, Producer, Lyricist, Commentator, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Howard Shore
Lord of the rings by Peter Jackson( Visual )

48 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 4,839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Fellowship divides to conquer, as Frodo and Sam, with the help and hindrance of Gollum, continue on their way to Mount Doom. Gandalf and Pippin ride to Minas Tirith to help defend Gondor, while Merry remains with Eowyn and the other Rohan fighters. Aragorn, Legolas, and Gimli seek aid from those that live in the Cursed Mountains. All these battles have one ultimate goal in mind: to distract the Eye of Sauron and buy Frodo as much time as possible in order to destroy the One Ring
The lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

26 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 3,905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Frodo Baggins and the Fellowship continue their quest to destroy the One Ring and stand against the evil of the dark lord Sauron. The Fellowship has divided and now find themselves taking different paths to defeating Sauron and his allies. Their destinies now lie at two towers - Orthanc Tower in Isengard, where the corrupted wizard Saruman waits and Sauron's fortress at Baraddur, deep within the dark lands of Mordor."--Amazon.com
The Lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

33 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 3,706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assisted by a fellowship of heroes, Middle-earth hobbit, Frodo Baggins, plunges into a perilous trek to take the mystical One Ring to Mount Doom so that it and its magical powers can be destroyed and never possessed by evil Lord Sauron. An epic adventure of good against evil, the power of friendship, and individual courage
The departed by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

19 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,421 WorldCat member 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. Colin Sullivan is a hardened young criminal who has infiltrated the police department as an informer for the syndicate. Colin is rising to a position of power within the Special Investigation Unit. Each man becomes deeply consumed by his double life, gathering information about the plans and counter-plans of the operations he has penetrated. But when it becomes clear to both the mob and the police that there's a mole in their midst, Billy and Colin are suddenly thrust into danger. Afraid of being caught and exposed to the enemy, they each must race to uncover the identity of the other man in time to save himself
The silence of the lambs by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

48 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychopath is murdering young women across the Midwest. Believing that it takes one to know one, the FBI sends Agent Clarice Starling to interview a demented prisoner, Dr. Hannibal Lecter. Lecter is willing to provide clues to the killer's actions if Clarice will feed his morbid curiosity by telling him about her own complicated life
Hugo by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

19 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2,761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an orphan boy named Hugo living a secret life in the walls of a Paris train station encounters a broken machine, an eccentric girl, and the cold, reserved man who runs the toy shop, he is caught up in a magical, mysterious adventure that could put all of his secrets in jeopardy
Gangs of New York by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

58 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,639 WorldCat member 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
Eclipse by Stephenie Meyer( Visual )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 2,308 WorldCat member 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
The aviator by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

38 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the early life of the legendary and eccentric millionaire, movie producer, director, and aviator Howard Hughes
Doubt by John Patrick Shanley( Visual )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 2,176 WorldCat member 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 expunge 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
Philadelphia by Jonathan Demme( Visual )

54 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,058 WorldCat member 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
The hobbit an unexpected journey by Peter Jackson( Visual )

12 editions published in 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first chapter in Peter Jackson's new epic trilogy set in Middle Earth 60 years before J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings saga. Follow Bilbo Baggins as he's swept into a quest to reclaim the Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor, long ago conquered by the dragon Smaug. Approached by the wizard Gandalf, Bilbo joins a company of thirteen dwarves led by the legendary warrior Thorin Oakenshield. Along the way they face many dangers; Bilbo meets Gollum and takes possession of the 'One Ring.'
The last Mimzy by The Last Mimsy( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasy adventure about two children who develop special powers after finding a box of mysterious toys, and quickly become drawn into a strange and magical other world
A history of violence by David Cronenberg( Visual )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette :Parce qu'au cours d'un braquage, Tom Stall a abattu les deux malfrats qui menaçaient la vie des employés de son restaurant et celle de ses clients, il est désormais acclamé en héros et son aventure s'étale à la une de tous les médias. Alors qu'il essaie de retrouver une vie normale loin des feux de l'actualité, un certain Carl Fogarty débarque, convaincu d'avoir reconnu en Tom celui avec qui il a eu autrefois de violents démêlés. Tom aura beau nier, désormais, Fogarty et ses hommes le traquent. Face à la menace, Tom et les siens vont devoir se battre
Panic room by David Fincher( Visual )

21 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,639 WorldCat member 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 game by David Fincher( Visual )

39 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this thriller, Nicholas Van Orton, a shrewd and successful businessman who is always in control, has been enrolled by his brother in "The Game"--"a profound life experience" with no rules, which begins quietly but soon erupts in a confusing maze of devastating events. Terrorized by forces who seem intent on dismantling all that he has built, Van Orton has to win this deadly game or lose control of everything in his life."
Eastern promises by David Cronenberg( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Russian teenager living in London, who dies during childbirth, leaves clues to a midwife in her journal that could tie her child to a rape involving a violent Russian mob family
High fidelity by Stephen Frears( Visual )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rob Gordon's semi-failing record store isn't the only thing in his life that's floundering. When his longtime girlfriend walks out on him, Rob's needle skips the love groove, and he is forced to examine his past romantic failures in his own unique way
Edge of darkness by Martin Campbell( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political thriller based on the award-winning 1980s BBC series. Thomas Craven (Mel Gibson) is a veteran homicide detective for the Boston Police Department and a single father. When his only child, 24-year-old Emma (Bojana Vovakovic) is murdered on the steps of his home, it is generally assumed that he was the target. But Craven has reasons to suspect otherwise, and embarks on a mission to find out about his daughter's secret life as a political activist, which takes him into the dark and dangerous territory of government collusion and corporate cover-ups. Ray Winstone and Danny Huston co-star
Se7en by David Fincher( Visual )

49 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychological thriller about two detectives on the trail of a serial killer who chooses his victims according to the seven deadly sins
 
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H. Shore

Howard Shaw

Shore

Shore, Howard.

Shore, Howard 1946-

Shore, Howard (Howard Leslie), 1946-

Shore, Howard Leslie.

Shore, Howard Leslie 1946-

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The Lord of the ringsThe departedThe aviatorA history of violencePanic roomProjecting Tolkien's musical worlds : a study of musical affect in Howard Shore's soundtrack to Lord of the RingsThe music of the Lord of the rings films : a comprehensive account of Howard Shore's scores