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Zimmer, Hans

Overview
Works: 892 works in 3,324 publications in 8 languages and 134,029 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Western stories  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Humor 
Roles: Composer, Performer, Lyricist, Arranger, Conductor, Instrumentalist, Creator, Contributor, Singer, Scenarist, Compiler, Adapter, Producer, Narrator, Film editor, Former owner, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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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 3,944 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 )
47 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With the help of Lieutenant Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman raises the stakes on his war on crime and sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the city streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a rising criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham as The Joker. The Joker, whose eerie grin, laughter, and inhuman morality makes him dangerous. Batman seeks to stop the mysterious Joker at all costs. He has no method at all and seeks to see the world plunge into the fire he has yet to light. But, Batman has come to represents the symbol of hope
Batman begins by Christopher Nolan ( Visual )
42 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 3,645 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 )
79 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Roman general is reduced to slavery as a gladiator when he suspects the new emperor of killing the beloved old emperor to gain power prematurely
Madagascar by Eric Darnell ( Visual )
51 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 3,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lion and zebra and two other of their pampered friends, from New York's Central Park Zoo, accidentally find themselves on a ship heading for Africa. When their vessel is hijacked, they become shipwrecked on the exotic island of Madagascar where they discover it really is a jungle out there!
Pearl Harbor by Michael Bay ( Visual )
61 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 2,925 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
Spirit stallion of the Cimarron by John Fusco ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join Sprit, 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 Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 2,874 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 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,800 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
The last samurai by Edward Zwick ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and German and held by 2,690 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 )
14 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 2,666 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 )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 2,645 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
12 years a slave by Steve McQueen ( Visual )
9 editions published in 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Award-winning historical slave-narrative drama directed by Steve McQueen and starring Chiwetel Ejiofor. The film follows the experience of Solomon Northup (Ejiofor), an African-American living with a wife and two children in Saratoga, New York, who is kidnapped and sold into slavery by men claiming to offer him work as a circus musician. Transported by ship to New Orleans, it isn't long before he is given a new name and sold to William Ford (Benedict Cumberbatch), a relatively empathetic slave owner. But confrontations with the cruel and violent overseer John Tibeats (Paul Dano) leads to Solomon being passed on by Ford to the extremely abusive and alcoholic planter Edwin Epps (Michael Fassbender), who rules his slaves with a whip in one hand and a Bible in the other. Believing the only hope of regaining his freedom is to remain passive for the time being, Solomon ceases fighting against the illegitimacy of his situation until salvation is offered to him by a kindly labourer named Bass (Brad Pitt). The film was nominated for nine Academy Awards and won three including Best Picture and Best Supporting Actress (Lupita Nyong'o). It also won the Golden Globe for Best Motion Picture - Drama and BAFTAs for Best Leading Actor (Ejiofor) and Best Film
Black Hawk down : a story of modern war by Mark Bowden ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 2,407 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
Rain man by Barry Levinson ( Visual )
74 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,405 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
The lion king 1 1/2 by Nathan Lane ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 2,363 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 )
17 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,200 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 with be able to hold his own. But as cameras roll, a charged battle of wits results
Something's gotta give by Nancy Meyers ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 2,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A middle-aged womanizer falls in love with the mother of his latest youthful conquest, greatly complicating the lives of all involved
Angels & demons by Dan Brown ( Visual )
12 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2,114 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 )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 2,106 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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Ludus Tonalis
Ludus Tonalis 1957-
Tonalis, Ludus 1957-
Zimmer, H. (Hans)
Zimmer, Hans F. 1957-
Zimmer, Hans Florian.
Zimmer, Hans Florian 1957-
Languages
English (408)
French (62)
German (40)
Spanish (29)
Italian (9)
Multiple languages (7)
Turkish (5)
Chinese (1)
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