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Starkey, Steve

Overview
Works: 36 works in 219 publications in 9 languages and 18,435 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Illustrations  Animated films  History 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Steve Starkey
Forrest Gump by Robert Zemeckis ( Visual )
51 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 3,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story follows the life of low I.Q. Forrest Gump (Tom Hanks) and his meeting with the love of his life Jenny. The film chronicles his accidental experiences with some of the most important people and events in America from the late 1950's through the 1970's including a meeting with Elvis Presley, JFK, Lyndon Johnson, Richard Nixon, fighting in Vietnam, etc. The problem is, he doesn't realize the significance of his actions. Forrest comes to embody a generation
The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billy longs to believe in Santa Claus, but he finds it quite difficult to do so. His family has a dogged insistence that all of it, from the North Pole, to the elves, to Santa himself, is all just a myth. This all changes, however, on Christmas Eve, when a mysterious train visits Billy in the middle of the night, promising to take him and a group of other lucky children to the North Pole for a visit with Santa. The train's conductor, along with the other passengers help turn Billy's crisis of faith into a journey of self-discovery
Cast away by Robert Zemeckis ( Visual )
42 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chuck Noland, a FedEx systems engineer, finds his ruled-by-the-clock existence ended when a harrowing plane crash leaves him isolated on a remote island. As Chuck struggles to survive, he finds that his own personal journey has only just begun
Beowulf by Robert Zemeckis ( Visual )
10 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is not your high school teacher's Old English epic poem, but a motion-capture animated film. In the age of heroes comes the mightiest warrior of them all, Beowulf, to aid King Hrothgar by slaying the monster Grendel. The troubled Danish kingdom has been bedeviled by the demon for years, but in killing him, Beowulf incurs the undying wrath of the beast's ruthlessly seductive mother. After killing her, Beowulf returns to the castle and becomes king. Years pass, and all seems well. Is the age of demons finally over? Before he dies, however, Beowulf must face his past weakness and expiate his sins--if his kingdom is to survive
Disney's A Christmas carol ( Visual )
8 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ebenezer Scrooge begins the Christmas holiday with his usual miserly contempt, barking at his faithful clerk and his cheery nephew. But when the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Yet to Come take him on an eye-opening journey revealing truths Old Scrooge is reluctant to face, he must open his heart to undo years of ill will before it's too late
Matchstick men by Nicolas Cage ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 1,612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Neurotic con man Roy suffers from several emotional problems, including obsessive-compulsive disorder. He and his partner Frank swindle people out of money. Frank wants to pull a really big job, but Roy is too consumed with fear and panic attacks to join him. Only cigarettes and his trusty illegal prescription drugs seem to keep him going. When Roy finds himself in desperate need of more pills, he is forced to see legitimate psychotherapist Dr. Klein. Roy discovers he has a daughter from his previous marriage and Dr. Klein suggests Roy spend time with her
Contact by Robert Zemeckis ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An astronomer discovers a signal from another planet and is chosen to go into space on a new spaceship and find its source
The prize winner of Defiance, Ohio ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Evelyn Ryan. Offers a revealing study of the housewife's plight during the Eisenhower era, along with an inspiring tale of tenacity and survival against formidable odds. Evelyn is a cheerfully strong-willed mother of ten who compensates for the failings of her alcoholic husband by becoming the most successful "contester" in the country. Between the mid-1950s and the early '60s, Evelyn submitted cleverly worded poems, jingles, and slogans in corporate sponsored contests. Winning everything from palm trees and pogo-sticks to sports cars and cash, she somehow mangages to hold the financially desperate family together with happy smiles and a rock-solid defiance
Monster house by Gil Kenan ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of kids discover that a neighborhood house is actually a monster. To solve the mystery of the house, they must go inside it before it takes everyone that crosses its path
Death becomes her ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dark comedy about greed, vanity, sex, immortality, life--and death
Disney's a Christmas carol by James Ponti ( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Ebenezer Scrooge has only a short time to see that there's more to life than money. Can the three spirits of Christmas thaw Scrooge's icy heart? Based on the stunning new movie, this classic holiday tale of redemption shows that even the coldest people may have a warm spark!"--P. [4] of cover
The art of the Polar Express by Mark Cotta Vaz ( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A pictorial guide to the transformation of Chris Van Allsburg's children's book into a full-length, animated feature film
A Christmas carol ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ebenezer Scrooge begins the Christmas holiday with his usual miserly contempt, barking at his faithful clerk and his cheery nephew. But when the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Yet to Come take him on an eye-opening journey revealing truths Old Scrooge is reluctant to face, he must open his heart to undo years of ill will before it's too late. Includes featurettes, and deleted scenes
The art of Beowulf by Steve Starkey ( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What lies beneath by Robert Zemeckis ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It had been a year since Dr. Norman Spencer betrayed his beautiful wife Claire. But with Claire oblivious to the truth and the affair over. Norman's life and marriage seem perfect - so perfect that when Claire tells him of hearing mysterious voices and seeing a young woman's ghostly image in their home, he dismisses her mounting terror as delusion. However, as Claire moves closer to the truth, it becomes clear that this apparition will not be dismissed
Flight ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A seasoned airline pilot miraculously crash lands his plane after a mid-air catastrophe, saving nearly every soul on board. After the crash, Whip is hailed as a hero, but as more is learned, more questions than answers arise as to who or what was really at fault and what really happened on the plane
Monster house La maison monstre ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of kids discover that a neighborhood house is actually a monster. To solve the mystery of the house they must go inside it, before it takes everyone that crosses its path
Beowulf, the movie by Steve Starkey ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cast away Seul au monde by Robert Zemeckis ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Fed-Ex systems engineer crash lands on a deserted island and must make both physical and emotional changes in order to survive. Bonus features includes commentary; trivia track; bookmarks; and more
Holiday family collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collects three holiday films for the family
 
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