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Howard, Ron 1954-

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A beautiful mind by Ron Howard( Visual )

176 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 4,779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic biography of John Nash, a mathematical genius, who made an astonishing discovery early in his career and stood on the brink of international acclaim. But the handsome and arrogant Nash soon found himself on a painful and harrowing journey of self-discovery. After many years of struggle, he eventually triumphed over his schizophrenia, and finally, late in life, received the Nobel Prize
American graffiti by George Lucas( Visual )

110 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 3,765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In American graffiti, two teenage boys, scheduled to leave for college in the morning, spend a final summer night in 1962 cruising the strip. This leads to a series of misadventures for them and two other California teenagers. More American graffiti shows episodes in the same characters' lives as the 1960s continue and John Milner is drag racing, the Toad is in Vietnam, Debbie is a San Francisco hippie, and Steve and Laurie weather a domestic crisis
The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown( Visual )

100 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 3,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While in Paris on business, Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon is informed that the elderly curator of the Louvre has been murdered inside the museum. Near the body, the Surete have found a baffling cipher. Solving the enigmatic riddle, Langdon is stunned to discover it leads to a trail of clues hidden in the works of Da Vinci. These clues are hidden in plain sight for all to see, and yet ingeniously disguised by the painter. Langdon joins forces with Sophie Neveu, a French cryptologist, who learns the late curator was involved in the secret society known as the Priory of Sion. In a race to get answers before the Catholic Church puts a stop to them, Langdon and Neveu match wits with a faceless power broker who appears to work for Opus Dei - a clandestine, Vatican-sanctioned secret organization believed to have long plotted to seize the Priory's secret. Unless Langdon and Neveu can decipher the labyrinthine puzzle in time, the Priory's secret, and a stunning historical truth, will be lost forever
Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch stole Christmas by Seuss( Visual )

48 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Grinch was rejected by the Who's as a child and has been living in spiteful seculsion for most of his life. He has always hated the citizens of Whoville. That especially goes for Christmas with the Who's noise, phony sentiment and wasteful materialism. When little Cindy Lou Who attempts to transcend the festivities' empty commercialism by inviting the Grinch ends with his public humiliation, the Grinch hatches upon on his supreme scheme to ruin the holidays
Apollo 13 by Ron Howard( Visual )

125 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A true story. Stranded 205,000 miles from Earth in a crippled spacecraft, astronauts Jim Lovell, Fred Haise, and Jack Swigert fight a desperate battle to survive. Meanwhile, at Mission Control, astronaut Ken Mattingly, flight director Gene Kranz and a heroic ground crew race against time, and the odds, to bring them home
Cinderella Man by Russell Crowe( Visual )

35 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Great Depression, an everyday common-man hero, James J. Braddock was to become one of the most surprising sports legends in history. With the Depression going strong in the early 1930s, the impoverished ex-boxer was seemingly as broken-down and out-of-luck as the rest of the America. Driven by love and determination, he returned to the ring. He did not have much of a shot, but James was fueled by something beyond mere competition. He kept winning and suddenly, the ordinary working man became an icon who carried the hopes and dreams of the disenfranchised on his shoulders. Eventually, he rose through the ranks and went on to fight the heavyweight champ, the unstoppable Max Baer
Angels & demons by Dan Brown( Visual )

56 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon discovers evidence of the resurgence of the most powerful underground organization in history, the Illuminati. Upon learning of an unstoppable terrorist act against the Vatican, Langdon travels to Rome and joins forces with Italian scientist Vittoria Vetra and together they will follow the 400-year-old Path of Illumination that leads to the Vatican's only chance for survival
Frost/Nixon by Ron Howard( Visual )

50 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Nixon is the disgraced president with a legacy to save. David Frost is a jet-setting television personality with a name to make. This is the legendary battle between the two men and the historic encounter that changed both their lives. For three years after resigning from office, Nixon remained silent. But in the summer of 1977, the steely, cunning former commander-in-chief agreed to sit for one all-inclusive interview to confront the questions of his time in office and the Watergate scandal that ended his presidency. Everyone is surprised that Nixon would select Frost as his televised confessor, intending to easily outfox the breezy British showman and secure a place in the hearts and minds of Americans (as well as a $600,000 fee). Likewise, Frost's team harbors doubts that their boss will be able to hold his own. But as cameras roll, a charged battle of wits results
The missing by Brian Grazer( Visual )

42 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 2,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maggie is a young plainswoman raising her two daughters in the desolate wilderness of New Mexico. When daughter Lily is kidnapped by a dark-hooded phantom with shape-shifting powers, Maggie's long-estranged father offers to help find her. Though stunned by his return, Maggie knows she must swallow both hurt and pride if she is ever to see Lily again. Unaware of the frightening events that lurk in the distance, father and daughter set out to track down the fiend that took Lily. But lying in wait is horror so unspeakable it will change them all forever
Changeling by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

24 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working-class suburb Los Angeles, 1928. Christine says goodbye to her son, Walter, and departs for work. Arriving home, Christine discovers that Walter is nowhere to be found. Christine launches a desperate search for her son. Then, a boy claiming to be Christine's son appears out of thin air. Knowing the boy is not hers, Christine invites the child to stay in her home. Christine cannot accept the injustice being pushed upon her and continues to challenge the Los Angeles police force at every turn. The police slander Christine and paint her as an unfit mother. Christine challenges the system and the only person willing to aid her in her search is benevolent local activist Reverend Briegleb
The music man by Meredith Willson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 2,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silver-tongued con artist Harold Hill hoodwinks the stubborn townsfolk of River City, Iowa into buying instruments and uniforms for a boy's band, but his game ultimately and romantically backfires
Willow by Ron Howard( Visual )

62 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When young Willow Ufgood finds an abandoned baby girl, he learns she is destined to end the reign of the wicked Queen Bavmorda. In order to protect the child, Willow must team up with a rogue swordsman and overcome the forces of darkness in the ultimate battle of good versus evil
Rush by Ron Howard( Visual )

44 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the golden age of Formula One racing in the 1970s, Rush is based on the true story of a spectacular sporting rivalry between English playboy James Hunt, and his structured, intelligent opponent, Austrian driver Niki Lauda
In the Heart of the Sea( Visual )

28 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the winter of 1820, the New England whaling ship Essex was assaulted by something no one could believe: a whale of mammoth size and will, and an almost human sense of vengeance. The real-life maritime disaster would inspire Herman Melville's Moby-Dick. But that told only half the story. This story reveals the encounter's harrowing aftermath, as the ship's surviving crew is pushed to their limits and forced to do the unthinkable to stay alive
Far and away by Ron Howard( Visual )

42 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor but proud Irish tenant farmer accompanies the spoiled and headstrong daughter of a wealthy landlord to America in a quest for land
The Alamo by John Wayne( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the spring of 1836, facing incredible odds, fewer than 200 ordinary men of all races defended a small Texas fort for 13 days against thousands of soldiers led by the dictator of Mexico. Based on this true story - The Alamo depicts what would become a legendary rallying cry for independence ... and a heroic fight for freedom!
The shootist by Don Siegel( Visual )

31 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A terminally ill gunfighter seeks to retire quietly but is embroiled in one last battle
The dilemma( Visual )

31 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ronny's world is turned upside down when he inadvertently sees something he should not have and makes it his mission to get answers. As the amateur investigation dissolves his world into comic mayhem, he learns that his best friend Nick has a few secrets of his own. Now, Ronny must decide what will happen if he reveals the truth
Splash by Ron Howard( Visual )

33 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a workaholic who thinks he will never find love and the mermaid who comes ashore to find him and prove him wrong
Arrested development by Joe Russo( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eccentric Bluth clan lives a life of excess, funded by the family credit card and paid for by patriarch, George, whose fortune came from the tract home development business. Oldest son George, nicknamed Gob, is an "illusionist" of minor importance who has anger management issues. Youngest son, Buster, wastes his days taking obscure graduate school courses. Daughter Lindsay is a vain socialite. The only sane one is Lindsay's twin brother Michael, a widower, who has decided to wash his hands of the family. But when his father is jailed and the family's assets are frozen, Michael is forced to step up and aid his family in adjusting to new lives
 
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Howard, R. 1954-

Howard, R. W. 1954-

Howard, Ron

Howard, Ronald 1954-

Howard, Ronald W. 1954-

Howard, Ronald William

Howard, Ronald William 1954-

Howard, Ronnie 1954-

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Ron Howard actor, director y productor de cine estadounidense

Ron Howard Amerikaans acteur

Ron Howard amerikai filmrendező, színész, forgatókönyvíró, producer

Ron Howard amerykański reżyser filmowy, aktor

Ron Howard ator, cineasta e produtor de cinema norte-americano

Ron Howard cinéaste américain

Ron Howard pemeran dan sutradara dari Amerika Serikat

Ron Howard regista, sceneggiatore e attore statunitense

Ron Howard US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Regisseur und Filmproduzent

Ron Howard Usona aktoro kaj reĝisoro

Ronald Howard

Ronaldus Howard

Ronnie Howard

Rons Hovards

Ρον Χάουαρντ

Рон Говард

Рон Хауърд

Рон Ховард

Рон Ховард американский кинематографист

Ховард, Рон 1954-

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רון הווארד

רון הווארד שחקן אמריקאי

ران هاوارد تهیه‌کننده، صداپیشه، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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რონ ჰოვარდი

론 하워드

하워드, 론 1954-

ハワード, ロン

ロン・ハワード

朗·侯活

朗·霍華

朗·霍华德

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The Da Vinci CodeDr. Seuss' How the Grinch stole ChristmasApollo 13Cinderella ManAngels & demonsThe missingFar and awayThe shootist