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Poledouris, Basil

Works: 306 works in 793 publications in 8 languages and 7,839 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Western films  Film and video adaptations  Humor 
Roles: Composer, Conductor, Performer, Director, Illustrator, Singer, Lyricist, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Basil Poledouris
Free Willy by Simon Wincer ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Incaricato alle pulizie di un acquarium, un indocile ragazzino fa amicizia con un'orca marina, sfruttata dall'avido impresario del North West Adventure Park, una versione moderna degli antichi circhi romani, e l'aiuta a trovare la libertà e nuovi genitori. (Morandini)
Starship troopers by Paul Verhoeven ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Starship troopers charts the lives of elite members of the mobile infantry, a corps of dedicated young men and women soldiers fighting side by side in the ultimate intergalactic war: the battle to save humankind. The enemy is mysterious and incredibly powerful with only one mission: survival of their species no matter what the human cost
Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mick and his son, Mikey, take on the "wilds" of Los Angeles. This time to help investigate the mysterious death of a journalist who was employed by Sue's father. Mick's friend, who has never been to the States before, comes along and Mick decides its up to him to show his friend what the locals are like and show him around town. Along the way the "boys" find lots of things to get into trouble over
Robocop by Paul Verhoeven ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a near future. Detroit has slowly become the center of criminal activity when a gang who likes to kill cops goes on the rise. Omni Consumer Products eventually seizes control of local law enforcement. Just assigned to the Metro West Precinct is Officer Alex Murphy. Alex is massacred by the gang, as his partner Anne Lewis is barely able to do nothing. At the same time, a young visionary executive, Bob Morton, seizes his chance when the ED-209 law enforcement droid shows multiple problems as the perfect cop. The near death Murphy is used as the subject of a new droid. With his memories erased, he is resurrected as RoboCop, the future of law enforcement. As he sweeps away crime, he eventually becomes involved with the Cop Killing Gang, and Anne Lewis herself. All of this triggers his dormant memories of his past life and he searches for who he really is. Along the way, he uncovers a conspiracy going deep in OCP
Conan the complete quest ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the saga of Conan's search for vengeance as he battles the armies of darkness in his unforgettable quest to save mankind
The hunt for Red October by John McTiernan ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
CIA analyst Jack Ryan, tries to figure out if Russian submarine captain, Marko Ramius, is planning to attack the U.S. coast or planning to defect
White Fang by Randal Kleiser ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Jack London's immortal tale of courage and survival comes to glorious life amid the breathtaking beauty of the great Alaskan frontier"--Container
Protocol by Herbert Ross ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1998 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een serveerster redt het leven van een emir, en raakt hierdoor betrokken bij een spionagekomplot vol komische verwikkelingen
Conan the barbarian by Arnold Schwarzeneggar ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Following his parents' savage murder, young Conan is captured by the cold-blooded Thulsa Doom and spends the next fifteen years in agony, first chained to the Wheel of Pain and then enslaved as a Pit Fighter. Rather than allowing this brutal fate to conquer him, Conan builds an incomparable body and an indomitable spirit - both of which he needs when he suddenly finds himself a free man
Flight of the Intruder by John Milius ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in French and English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During the Vietnam War, a disillusioned Navy pilot recruits a cynical bombardier to fly with him on an unauthorized mission against a Hanoi missile depot
The jungle book by Rudyard Kipling ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic tale of Mowgli the jungle boy who is raised by wolves after being lost when a tiger attacked an encampment and killed his father. Years later he finds himself reunited with his childhood love Kitty and back in the "civilization" of Colonial India, which he finds far less civilized then his jungle haunts. The search for a lost treasure shows who the truly civilized members of society are
It's my party by Randal Kleiser ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bright young L.A. architect who is about to lose his battle with AIDS decides to end his life rather than face debilitation, but first he decides to throw the greatest farewell party of all time
Free Willy original motion picture soundtrack by Basil Poledouris ( Recording )
6 editions published in 1993 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Free Willy 2 the adventure home ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jesse is a teenager settling into life with his adoptive parents, with an eye for girls and a feisty half-brother named Elvis. He never expects to see Willy again. But during a Pacific Northwest vacation, Jesse meets a special girl and to his delight, encounters Willy and his family. When a tanker runs aground and spills oil, the whales become trapped and the danger escalates when the oil ignites. To save Willy's family, Jesse must brave a sea of flame and hope Willy will be there to rescue him right back
The hunt for Red October the original motion picture soundtrack by Basil Poledouris ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Flesh + blood by Paul Verhoeven ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and French and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After winning a battle for their leader Arnolfini, band of mercenaries are betrayed and forced to give up their spoils. They seek revenge by abducting the future wife of Arnolfini's son Steven. Enraged by the abduction of his wife-to-be, Steven leads an attack on the mercenaries
Les Misérables music composed and conducted by Basil Poledouris by Basil Poledouris ( Recording )
6 editions published in 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quigley down under ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quigley down under: Sharpshooter Quigley travels to western Australia, only to find himself saddled with a half-loco lady, and locked in a lethal battle with a wealthy rancher. Rob Roy: When a harsh winter threatens the majestic Scottish Highlands, Rob Roy MacGregor is forced to borrow money from the less-than-noble Marquis of Montrose to provide for his clan. When Montrose's evil henchmen conspire to take the wealth for themselves, they thrust Rob into the most challenging battle of his life
Methodology, the psychologist & the experiment by Peter Jordan ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows two examples of controlled manipulation with test groups in the laboratory in order to explain the basic logic of experimentation in psychology
Conan the barbarian original motion picture soundtrack music by Basil Poledouris ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Poledouris, Basil
English (120)
French (27)
Spanish (14)
German (11)
Multiple languages (3)
Italian (2)
Dutch (2)
Russian (1)