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Goodman, John 1952-

Overview
Works: 615 works in 2,302 publications in 7 languages and 99,825 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Animated films  Children's films  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Historical films  Romance films  Musical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, vac, Author, Singer, Contributor, Other, Interviewee, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Goodman
Argo by Ben Affleck( Visual )

48 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On November 4, 1979, Iranian militants stormed the American embassy in Tehran and captured dozens of American hostages, sparking a 444-day ordeal. There's a little-known footnote to the crisis: six Americans escaped and a mid level agent named Antonio Mendez devised an ingenious yet incredibly risky plan to rescue them
O brother, where art thou? by George Clooney( Visual )

38 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loosely based on Homer's "Odyssey", this is the story of three convicts--escapees from a prison farm in Mississippi--and their adventure as they travel home in hopes of recovering buried loot before it's lost forever in a flood
The big Lebowski by Joel Coen( Visual )

150 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lazy, unemployed Southern Californian stoner who loves bowling gets mistaken for a millionaire with the same name. He's beaten up by men looking for money from the rich man's wife and gets drawn into the kidnapping of the millionaire's wife
Monsters, Inc. by Walt Disney Productions( Visual )

85 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the world behind our closet doors monsters are lurking to collect the energy of our screams. At Monsters, Inc., James Pl Sullivan (Sully) is the top scream-generator with his partner Mike Wazowski. But, there's still a scream shortage in the monster world. One night, Sully and Mike accidentally let a human girl through her closet door into Monstropolis, and pandemonium ensues. Sully and Mike work to return the little girl to her own world, while the CEO of Monsters, Inc. tries to capture her, to use her to collect more scream energy. Will Sully and Mike succeed?
The Monuments Men by George Clooney( Visual )

26 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unlikely World War II platoon has been tasked by FDR with going into Germany to rescue artistic masterpieces from Nazi thieves and returning them to their rightful owners. With the art trapped behind enemy lines, and with the German army under orders to destroy everything as the Reich fell, how could they possibly succeed? But as the Monuments Men, as they were called, found themselves in a race against time, they would risk their lives to protect mankind's greatest achievements
Bee movie by Simon J Smith( Visual )

16 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2,649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having just graduated from college, Barry B. Benson finds himself disillusioned with the prospect of having only one career choice - honey. As he ventures outside of the hive for the first time, he breaks one of the cardinal rules of the bee world and talks to a human, a New York City florist named Vanessa. He is shocked to discover that the humans have been stealing and eating the bee's honey for centuries. He ultimately realizes that his true calling in life is to set the world right by suing the human race. That is until the ensuing chaos upsets the very balance of nature. It is up to Barry to prove that even a little bee can spell big changes in the world
The Artist by Michel Hazanavicius( Visual )

45 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is not a work of film history but rather a generous, touching and slightly daffy expression of unbridled movie love."--A.O. Scott, The New York Times
Monsters University by Billy Crystal( Visual )

43 editions published in 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ever since college-bound Mike Wazowski ... was a little monster, he has dreamed of becoming a Scarer--and he knows better than anyone that the best Scarers come from Monsters University (MU). But during his first semester at MU, Mike's plans are derailed when he crosses paths with hotshot James P. Sullivan, "Sulley" ..., a natural-born Scarer"--Container
The princess and the frog by Walt Disney( Visual )

14 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 2,586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New Orleans. Arrogant, carefree Prince Naveen and hardworking waitress Tiana cross paths. Prince Naveen is transformed into a frog by a conniving voodoo magician. Tiana follows suit when she decides to kiss the amphibian royalty. With the help of a trumpet-playing alligator, a Cajun firefly, and an old blind lady who lives in a boat in a tree, Naveen and Tiana must race to break the spell and fulfill their dreams
Flight by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

29 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,503 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
Extremely loud & incredibly close by Eric Roth( Visual )

25 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oskar is convinced that his father, who died in the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center, has left a message for him hidden in the city. Feeling disconnected from his grieving mother and driven by an active mind that refuses to believe in things that can't be observed, Oskar begins searching New York City for the lock that fits a mysterious key he found in his father's closet. His journey through the five boroughs takes him beyond his loss to a greater understanding of the world around him
The Emperor's new groove by Ding dao( Visual )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and German and held by 2,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If you like Aladdin, you'll love The Emperor's New Groove, where outrageous comedy rules! Audiences and critics alike raved about this hilarious animated adventure full of action, laughs and great music! Featuring international superstar Sting and the Academy Award nominated song "My Funny Friend and Me", fast-paced humour and a cast of memorable comedic characters - all fully captured in state-of-the-art quality created directly from the digital source that ensures the best possible sound and picture!
Monsters, Inc. by Pete Docter( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the world behind our closet doors, James P. "Sulley" Sullivan and Mike Wazowski work hard. To be exact, monsters like Mike and Sulley pick up their paychecks at Monsters Inc., the utility company that generates energy for the monster world from our children's screams. These days, it's getting harder and harder to shock kids properly--they've been spoiled by television--so much so that now there's an energy shortage! One day Sulley, the number one frightener, accidentally lets a human child in, and as every monster knows that kids are poisonous, pandemonium ensues. Mike and Sulley decide to take the little girl back through her door into her room. But her presence is more than just a mere accident, and now, Mike and Sulley have to face an enemy within their own ranks. Can they foil a devious plot to rid Monstropolis of its power problems?
Inside Llewyn Davis by Joel Coen( Visual )

48 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a week in the life of a young folk singer as he navigates the Greenwich Village folk scene of 1961. Llewyn Davis (Oscar Isaac) is at a crossroads and struggling to make it as a musician against seemingly insurmountable obstacles- some of them of his own making. Living at the mercy of both friends and strangers, Llewyn's misadventures take him from the baskethouses of Greenwich Village to an empty Chicago club- on an odyssey to audition for a music mogul- and back again. Includes music performed by Issac, Justin Timberlake and Carey Mulligan, as well as Marcus Mumford and Punch Brothers
ParaNorman by Tucker Albrizzi( Visual )

23 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the makers of Coraline comes the story of Norman, a boy who must use his special powers to save his town from a centuries-old curse. In addition to spooky zombies, he'll also have to take on unpredictable ghosts, wily witches, and, worst of all, clueless grown-ups. But this young ghoul whisperer will soon find his paranormal activities pushed to their otherworldly limits
Trouble with the Curve( Visual )

23 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gus Lobel has been one of the best scouts in baseball for decades, but, despite his efforts to hide it, age is starting to catch up with him. Nevertheless, Gus-who can tell a pitch just by the crack of the bat-refuses to be benched for what may be the final innings of his career. The one person who might be able to help is also the one person Gus would never ask: his daughter, Mickie, an associate at a high-powered Atlanta law firm
Raising Arizona by Joel Coen( Visual )

29 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-con and a police officer decide to get married and start a family. To their dismay, they discover that they can neither have nor adopt children. Desperate, they resort to kidnapping one of the newborn quintuplets of the wealthy Arizona family. However, their attempt at living a normal life is complicated by neurotic co-workers, two fugitives, and a mysterious bounty hunter
The jungle book 2 by Steve Trenbirth( Visual )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 1,831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mowgli, missing his animal friends, runs away from his new found human family, unaware of the dangers that he could face
Speed Racer by Lilly Wachowski( Visual )

33 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speed Racer is a natural behind the wheel of his thunderous Mach 5. With the support of Pops and Mom Racer, girlfriend Trixie, younger brother Spritle and the mysterious Racer X, Speed takes on fierce competitors to save his family's business and protect the sport he loves. When Speed steps on the track, it's not just a race
Evan almighty by Dike Xue( Visual )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newly elected to Congress, Evan Baxter has left Buffalo, New York in pursuit of a greater calling. But that calling isn't serving in the illustrious ranks of America's politics, but being summoned by the Almighty himself, who has handed Evan the task of building a new ark. With time passing by and his family belittled by Evan's newfound realization, Evan will have to do the work that God has given him in what promises to be an unusual adventure for a man who just wanted to serve his country. But, Evan might actually be serving all of humanity instead
 
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Džons Gudmens amerikāņu kinoaktieris

Goodman, John

Goodman, John (1952- )

Goodman, John Stephen 1952-

Ioannes Goodman

John Goodman acteur américain

John Goodman actor estadounidense

John Goodman aktor amerykański

John Goodman Amerikaans acteur

John Goodman Amerikano nga aktor

John Goodman attore e doppiatore statunitense

John Goodman US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Sänger, Filmproduzent und Komiker

Mundt, Karl 1952-

Τζον Γκούντμαν

Джон Гудман

Джон Гудмен американский актёр кино и телевидения, продюсер

Џон Гудман

Ջոն Գուդմեն ամերիկացի դերասան

ג'ון גודמן זמר אמריקאי

جان گودمن تهیه‌کننده، صداپیشه، کمدین، و بازیگر آمریکایی

جون غودمان ممثل أمريكي

জন গুডম্যান আমেরিকান অভিনেতা

ஜான் குட்மன் அமெரிக்க நடிகர்

ჯონ გუდმენი

존 굿맨

ジョン・グッドマン

尊古曼

约翰·古徳曼

約翰古徳曼 美國演員

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