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Zimmer, Hans

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Most widely held works by Hans Zimmer
Sherlock Holmes by Guy Ritchie( Visual )

39 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 4,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After finally catching serial killer and occult 'sorcerer' Lord Blackwood, legendary sleuth Sherlock Holmes and his assistant Dr. Watson can close yet another successful case. After his execution, Blackwood mysteriously returns from the grave and resumes his killing spree, Holmes must take up the hunt once again. Contending with Watson's new fiancée and the dimwitted head of Scotland Yard, the determined detective must unravel the clues that will lead him into a twisted web of murder, deceit, and black magic, not to mention the deadly embrace of temptress Irene Adler
The dark knight by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

43 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The follow-up to 'Batman Begins' ... With the help of Lt. Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batham sets out to destroy organized crime in Gotham for good. The triumvirate proves effective. But soon the three find themselves prey to a rising criminal mastermind knows as The Joker, who thrusts Gotham into anarchy and forces Batman closer to crossing the fine line between hero and vigilante ..."--Container notes
Batman begins by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

46 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 3,743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a boy a young Bruce Wayne watched in horror as his millionaire parents were slain in front of his eyes. This trauma led him to become obsessed with revenge. After disappearing to the East where he seeks counsel with a ninja cult leader, he returns to his now decaying Gotham City. The City is now overrun by organized crime and dangerous individuals manipulating the system. The discovery of a cave under his mansion, and a prototype armoured suit leads him to take on a new persona. He becomes Batman and strikes fear into the hearts of men who do wrong. With the help of rising cop Jim Gordon, Batman sets out to take down the various criminal schemes that have been set in motion by individuals such as mafia don Falcone, the twisted doctor/drug dealer Jonathan 'The Scarecrow' Crane, and a mysterious third party that is quite familiar with Wayne and waiting to strike when the time is right
Gladiator by Ridley Scott( Visual )

90 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The army of Marcus Aurelius finally subdues the barbarian hordes but the aging emperor is eliminated by his treacherous son, Commodus who becomes the new emperor. A great general, Maximus, who was the late emperor's favorite makes the mistake of spurning Commodus. The insecure new emperor orders the execution of the popular general. The resourceful Maximus escapes this fate but reaches home too late; when he arrives, he finds his wife and son dead, his farm torched. Maximus is taken as a slave but conceals his identify when thrown into the arena by gladiatorial entrepreneur Proximo
Madagascar by Eric Darnell( Visual )

56 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 3,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Madagascar penguins in a Christmas caper, a young private ventures out of the zoo on a solo mission but runs into yuletide trouble when he's mistaken for a Christmas toy. Join Skipper, Kowalski and Rico as they set off in the Big Apple to rescue their little AWOL buddy in time to share the holidays together
12 Years a Slave by Steve McQueen( Visual )

22 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Solomon Northup. It is 1841, and Northup, an accomplished, free citizen of New York, is kidnapped and sold into slavery. Stripped of his identity and deprived of all dignity, Northup is ultimately purchased by ruthless plantation owner Edwin Epps and must find the strength within to survive
Pearl Harbor by Michael Bay( Visual )

63 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 2,943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two childhood best friends, Rafe and Danny, grow up wanting to fly planes. When Rafe gets the chance to join the Royal Air Force during World War II, he takes it, leaving his new love, Evelyn, a dedicated Navy nurse, and Danny, also a pilot, behind. Danny and Evelyn are transferred separately to the idyllic paradise of Hawaii, where they eventually meet through a connection to Rafe, who has been declared missing. But just as the love triangle begins to get complicated, Dec. 7, 1941 arrives, changing all of their lives forever
The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown( Visual )

28 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 2,926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette :Robert Langdon, un éminent spécialiste de symbologie de Harvard est convoqué au Louvre pour examiner une série de mystérieux pictogrammes en rapport avec l'oeuvre de Léonard de Vinci. Déchiffrant le code avec l'aide de cryptologue Sophie Neveu, il lève le voile sur l'un des plus grands mystères de notre temps... et devient un homme traqué
Inception by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

30 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dom Cobb is a skilled thief, the absolute best in the dangerous art of extraction, stealing valuable secrets from deep within the subconscious during the dream state, when the mind is at its most vulnerable. Cobb's rare ability has made him a coveted player in this treacherous new world of corporate espionage, but it has also made him an international fugitive and cost him everything he has ever loved. Now Cobb is being offered a chance at redemption. One last job could give him his life back but only if he can accomplish the impossible--inception. Instead of the perfect heist, Cobb and his team of specialists have to pull off the reverse: their task is not to steal an idea but to plant one. If they succeed, it could be the perfect crime. But no amount of careful planning or expertise can prepare the team for the dangerous enemy that seems to predict their every move. An enemy that only Cobb could have seen coming
Spirit stallion of the Cimarron by Kelly Asbury( Visual )

23 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join Spirit, a young wild mustang, as he sets out against impossible odds to regain his freedom and save his homeland. On his courageous journey across the American frontier, Spirit forms a remarkable friendship with a Lakota brave, outwits a squadron of soldiers, and falls for a paint mare named Rain
The last samurai by Edward Zwick( Visual )

23 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and German and held by 2,742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tormented Civil War veteran Capt. Nathan Algren is coerced by a mercenary officer to train the Japanese Emperor's troops in the use of modern weaponry. Opposing this modernization are the samurai warriors who are holding fast to their traditions of honor, despite their strategic disadvantage. As a captive of the samurai leader, Algren learns, appreciates, and adopts the samurai code, switching sides for a climactic battle that will put everyone's honor to the ultimate test
The lion king by Walt Disney( Visual )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 2,699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Embark on an extraordinary coming-of-age adventure as Simba, a lion cub who cannot wait to be king, searches for his destiny in the great 'Circle of Life'"--Container
Shark tale by Will Smith( Visual )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oscar, a lowly tongue-scrubber at the local Whale Wash, becomes an improbable hero when he tells a great white lie. To keep his secret, Oscar teams up with Lenny, an outcast vegetarian Great White shark, and the two become the most unlikely of friends. When his lie begins to unravel, it's up to Oscar's loyal friend Angie and Lenny to help him stand up to the most feared shark in the water and find his true place in the reef
Pirates of the Caribbean by Walt Disney( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 2,574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In an increasingly shaky alliance, Will Turner ..., Elizabeth Swann ... and Captain Barbossa begin a desperate quest to find and rescue [Captain Jack Sparrow]"--Container
Rain man by Barry Levinson( Visual )

75 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A self-involved young man is shocked to discover that his millionaire father left most of his estate to an unknown beneficiary. The man tracks down said beneficiary, who turns out to be his brother and an autistic savant
Black Hawk down : a story of modern war by Mark Bowden( Visual )

15 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 2,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With exacting detail, the film re-creates the American siege of the Somalian city of Mogadishu in October 1993, when a 45-minute mission turned into a 16-hour ordeal of bloody urban warfare. Helicopter-borne U.S. Rangers were assigned to capture key lieutenants of Somali warlord Muhammad Farrah Aidid, but when two Black Hawk choppers were felled by rocket-propelled grenades, the U.S. soldiers were forced to fend for themselves in the battle-torn streets of Mogadishu, attacked from all sides by armed Aidid supporters
The lion king 1 1/2 by Nathan Lane( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 2,328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

See the real story behind the lion king--at least from Timon and Pumbaa's perspective. The truth will be exposed about some "passed" events - such as when King Mufasa introduced his young heir to the animal kingdom. Reveals the true hullabaloo behind their departures from the meerkat and warthog 'hoods. Tag along as the two buddies from the brush search for their dream home, share their joys and trials as they raise young Simba using the "Hakuna Matata" philosophy, then cheer them as they help Simba save the Serengeti and reclaim his place atop Pride Rock
Frost/Nixon by Ron Howard( Visual )

18 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,257 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
Angels & demons by Dan Brown( Visual )

14 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2,178 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
Pirates of the Caribbean( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 2,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Jack owes a blood debt to the legendary Davy Jones, who captains the ghostly Flying Dutchman. Unless Jack can find a way out, he will be cursed to an afterlife of eternal servitude and damnation
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The dark knight
Alternative Names
Hans Zimmer compositeur allemand

Hans Zimmer compositore tedesco

Hans Zimmer German film composer and music producer

Hans Zimmer německ producent a skladatel filmov hudby

Hans Zimmer nemeck producent a skladateľ filmovej hudby

Hans Zimmer nmet zeneszerző

Hans Zimmer niemiecki kompozytor muzyki filmowej

Hans Zimmer tysk komponist

Hans Zimmer tysk kompositr

Hanss Cimmers vācu filmu komponists un mūzikas producents

Iohannes Zimmer

Ludus Tonalis

Ludus Tonalis 1957-

Tonalis, Ludus 1957-

Zimmer, H. (Hans)

Zimmer, Hans F. 1957-

Zimmer, Hans Florian.

Zimmer, Hans Florian 1957-

Χανς Ζίμμερ

Ганс Ціммер

Диммер, Х., 1957-

Ханс-Флориан Циммер

Ханс Цимер

Ханс Циммер

Циммер, Ханс, 1957-

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האנס צימר

هانز زيمر

هانس زیمر آهنگساز آلمانی

हांस ज़िमर

ஹான்ஸ் சிம்மர்

ഹാൻസ് സിമ്മർ

ฮันส์ ซิมเมอร์

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