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Emmerich, Roland

Works: 304 works in 1,293 publications in 17 languages and 26,036 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Fiction  Biography  Science fiction films  War films  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Nature stories 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Production personnel, Author, Scenarist, Conceptor, Performer, Film editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Restager , fmd, dir, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Roland Emmerich
Most widely held works by Roland Emmerich
Independence Day by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

158 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spaceships appear and wonder turns to terror as they attack cities all over the earth
The patriot by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

69 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hero of the French and Indian conflict, Benjamin Martin had renounced fighting forever to raise his family in peace. However, when British troops arrive at his South Carolina home and endanger his family, he takes up arms alongside his idealistic patriot son, Gabriel
The day after tomorrow by Dennis Quaid( Visual )

89 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When global warming triggers the onset of a new Ice Age, tornadoes flatten Los Angeles, a tidal wave engulfs New York City and the entire Northern Hemisphere begns to freeze solid. Now, climatologist Jack Hall, his son Sam, and a small band of survivors must ride out the growing superstorm and stay alive in the face of an enemy more powerful and relentless than anything anyone has ever encountered: Mother Nature
Stargate by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

91 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 2,408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A secret military mission takes a group of men through an Egyptian artifact known as the Stargate to an ancient civilization on the other side of the universe. Once there, they must battle the astoundingly powerful sun god, Ra, before they can find their way home
2012 by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

72 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 2,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A geophysical team, who are investigating the effect radiation from other solar systems has on the Earth, learn that the core of the Earth is heating up and warn the President of the United States. While the leaders of the world race to build 'arks' to escape the impending doom, volcanic eruptions and earthquakes of unprecedented strength wreak havoc all over the world
White House down by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

29 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a tour of the White House with his young daughter, a Capitol policeman springs into action to save his child and protect the president from a heavily armed group of paramilitary invaders
Godzilla by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

73 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nuclear testing resurrects Godzilla and it's up to a select group of people to stop him before he completely destroys New York City and perhaps the world
10,000 BC by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

33 editions published in 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a remote mountain tribe, the young hunter D'Leh finds his heart's passion in the beautiful Evolet. But when a band of mysterious warlords raid their village and kidnaps Evolet, D'Leh leads a small group of hunters to save her. As they venture into unknown lands for the first time, the group discovers there are civilizations beyond their own and that mankind's reach is far greater than they ever knew. At each encounter the group is joined by other tribes who have been attacked by the slave raiders. Soon the small band has turned into army. At a massive temple, the band will take their stand against a tyrannical god who has brutally enslaved their own. It is here that D'Leh finally comes to understand that he has been called to save not only Evolet but all of civilization
Anonymous by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

37 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Was Shakespeare a fraud? Who really wrote about cloak-and-dagger political intrigue, illicit romances in the Royal Court, and the schemes of greedy nobles hungry for the power of the throne? Set against the backdrop of the succession of Queen Elizabeth I, and the Essex Rebellion against her, intrigue and suspense advance the theory that it was really Edward De Vere, Earl of Oxford, who penned Shakespeare's plays
Stargate : from the screenplay and novelization by Dean Devlin & Roland Emmerich by David Wharry( Book )

42 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brilliant archeologist and a fearless military man lead a team through the ancient StarGate and discover a planet where the humans are enslaved by the Egyptian god Ra
Universal soldier by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

34 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two soldiers who killed each other in Vietnam are brought back to life 25 years later for a secret government program as genetically enhanced killing machines with no memory, no feelings, and no free will, which goes awry when the memory of one man begins to return
Independence Day by Stephen Molstad( Book )

42 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 13 languages and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Planet Earth is under attack and the human race is threatened with extinction unless the military can summon the strength and courage to fight off an unknown but extremely lethal enemy
Trade by Kevin Kline( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When 13-year-old Adriana is kidnapped by sex traffickers in Mexico, her 17-year-old brother, Jorge, sets off on a desperate mission to save her. As Jorge dodges overwhelming obstacles to track the girl's abductors, he meets Ray, a Texas cop whose own family loss leads him to become an ally
Independence Day (ID4) : silent zone by Stephen Molstad( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Godzilla : a novelization by H. B Gilmour( Book )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and French and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the island of Manhattan, in New York City, a scientist, a reporter, a cameraman, and a mysterious stranger must band together to stop Godzilla
The day after tomorrow by Whitley Strieber( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and German and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discovering that the polar ice caps are melting, flooding the world, followed by the return of frigid weather, climatologist Jack Hall races to reverse the ecological destruction and to rescue his rebellious son, trapped in a frozen New York City
Godzilla : a junior novelization by H. B Gilmour( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a strange, reptilian monster invades New York City so that it can lay its eggs, Dr. Niko Tatopoulos tries to help a French military team destroy it before it destroys New York
Independence Day : silent zone by Stephen Molstad( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "prequel" to the tale of extraterrestrial invasion dramatized in the blockbuster 1996 film, Independence Day, details an evil government conspiracy to conceal the reputed UFO landing in Roswell
Independence Day : ID4 by Dean Devlin( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just when everything seemed like it would never change, the worst happened. A force of incredible magnitude has arrived on Earth. Their mission-- to eliminate all human life on our planet
Resistance by Bill McCay( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Led by Col. Jack O'Neil and Daniel Jackson, the Abydan refugees left Earth for a world of their own to call home. Instead, they found hell
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