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Williams, Robin 1951-2014

Overview
Works: 437 works in 2,351 publications in 11 languages and 104,886 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Biographical films  Fantasy films  Children's films  Film and video adaptations  History  Historical films  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Narrator, Producer, Interviewee, Artist, Singer, Contributor, Other, Director, Scenarist, Creator, Instrumentalist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Night at the Museum by Ben Stiller( Visual )

38 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 4,902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Museum of Natural History is closed for upgrades and renovations, some of the 'animated' museum pieces are moved to the famous archives at the Smithsonian Institute. Larry Daley gets into the action when Jedediah calls him to say that Dexter stole The Tablet and the evil Pharaoh Kahmunrah is attacking them. Larry sneaks into the Archives and meets Amelia Earhart who is thrilled at the prospect of adventure and helps him out. Later, Larry is rehired at the museum as the night guard, and meets a young woman who looks just like Amelia
Dead Poets Society by Peter Weir( Visual )

89 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 4,459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robin Williams portrays English professor John Keating, who, in an age of crew cuts, sport coats and cheerless conformity, inspires his students to live life to the fullest, exclaiming "Carpe Diem, lads! Seize the day. Make your lives extraordinary!" The charismatic teacher's emotionally charged challenge is met by his students with irrepressible enthusiasm--changing their lives forever
Good Will Hunting by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

87 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young working-class genius is hauled back from the brink of self-destruction by a gifted counselor
Jumanji by Chris Van Allsburg( Visual )

68 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 3,499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Alan Parrish discovers a mysterious board game, he doesn't realize its unimaginable powers until he is magically tranported into the untamed jungles of Jumanji! There he remains for 26 years until he is freed from the game's spell by two unsuspecting and recently orphaned children. Now a grown man, Alan tries to outwit the game's powerful forces in this imaginative adventure that combines breathtaking special effects with an enchanting mixture of comedy, magic and thrills.--summary adapted from container
Happy feet by George Miller( Visual )

46 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emperor Penguins from Antarctica each express their true love with a special heartsong of their own that expresses their very being. However, the misfit Mumble cannot sing. Instead he has an extraordinary talent to tap dance with almost magical energy and expression. Nevertheless, the leadership of the colony fearfully blames the young penguin's unorthodox ways for the lean fishing that threatens them all. Defiant in the face of unjust rejection, Mumble and his true friends set out to find the true cause of the famine. Through the friends trials and perils, Mumble learns many things about his frozen world, not the least of which being that his toe tapping talent may be what he needs to save his people
Mrs. Doubtfire by Anne Fine( Visual )

96 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel Hillard is no ordinary father, so when he learns his ex-wife needs a housekeeper, he applies for the job. With the perfect wig, a little makeup and a dress for all occasions, he becomes Mrs. Doubtfire, a devoted British housekeeper who is hired on the spot. Free to be the "woman" he never knew he could be, the disguised Daniel creates a whole new life with his entire family
Aladdin by Ron Clements( Visual )

30 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aladdin is an orphan living on the streets of the city of Agrabah, continually outwitting and avoiding local law enforcement. One day he meets a young girl--also hiding from the guards--who is actually Princess Jasmine, seeking to escape from a disagreement with her father the Sultan about her marriage. He gallantly conceals her, and promptly falls in love. Soon, the Grand Vizier Jafar divines that Aladdin represents the key to his plans, and tricks him into the mysterious Cave of Wonders. Aladdin finds an ornate lamp, and, accidentally comes face-to-face with a blue genie--ready and willing to grant him three wishes. Aladdin, with the help of his sidekicks--a monkey named Abu and a flying carpet--seeks to win Jasmine's hand, defeat the evil Jafar and his vicious parrot, Iago, and save Agrabah. At the conclusion of his adventures, Aladdin learns that he is a prince where it truly matters most--on the inside
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

21 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 2,967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this first-ever full-text film of William Shakespeare's greatest work, the power surges through every scene. Kenneth Branagh sets the timeless tale of murder, corruption and revenge in an opulent 19th century world, uses sprawling Blenheim Palace as Elsinore and stages much of the action in shimmering mirrored and gold-lined interiors that include the largest single set in England. The energy is electrifying, set aglow by a luminous cast. The excitement of the Bard's majestic words and an adventurous filmmaking style lift the story from its often shadowy ambiance to fully-lit pageantry and rage
Good morning, Vietnam by Barry Levinson( Visual )

78 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Imported by the Army for an early morning radio show in Vietnam, disc jockey Adrian Cronauer blasts the formerly staid, sanitized airwaves with a constant barrage of rapid-fire humor and the hottest hits from back home. The G.I.'s love him, but the brass is up in arms!"--Container
Hook by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

63 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high-flying adventure from the magic of Steven Spielberg, Hook stars Robin Williams as a grown-up Peter Pan and Dustin Hoffman as the infamous Captain Hook
Robots by Chris Wedge( Visual )

27 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of his misfit mechanical friends, a small-town robot named Rodney embarks on the adventure of a lifetime as he heads for the big city to pursue his dreams and ultimately proves that anyone can shine no matter what they're made of
Patch Adams by Tom Shadyac( Visual )

57 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 2,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patch Adams is a doctor who doesn't look, act or think like other doctors. For Patch, humor is the best medicine, and he's willing to do just about anything to make his patients laugh--even if it means risking his own career. Based on a true story
What dreams may come by Vincent Ward( Visual )

44 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chris Neilson dies to find himself in a heaven more amazing than he could have ever dreamed of. There is one thing missing: his wife. After he dies, his wife, Annie, kills herself and goes to hell. Chris decides to risk eternity in hades for the small chance that he will be able to bring her back to heaven
Awakenings by Penny Marshall( Visual )

38 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Malcolm Sayer (Robin Williams) is a shy research physician who uses an experimental drug to "awaken" the catatonic victims of a rare disease. The awakening of the first patient proves a rebirth for the doctor, too, as the patient reveals life's simple but sweet pleasures to the introverted doctor. Encouraged by Leonard's stunning recovery, Sayer administers the drug to other patients
The birdcage by Mike Nichols( Visual )

54 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a middle-aged gay couple's comic encounter with a self-righteously straight and conservative family: Armand and Albert reluctantly accept young Val's intention to marry the daughter of a conservative Senator, but when the fiancee's family comes to visit, the whole household is turned upside down
August Rush by Kirsten Sheridan( Visual )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A charismatic young Irish guitarist and a sheltered young cellist have a chance encounter one magical night above New York's Washington Square. They are soon torn apart, leaving in their wake an infant, August Rush, orphaned by circumstance. Now performing on the streets of New York City and cared for by a mysterious stranger, August uses his remarkable musical talent to seek the parents from whom he was separated at birth
Happy feet two by George Miller (1945)( Visual )

35 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mumble's son Erik wants to be a singer instead of a dancer like his father, they have a falling out until a problem that threatens the entire penguin colony brings them together
The fisher king by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

49 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deejay who finds himself penniless is plucked from disaster by a homeless history professor, who lives in a fantasy world full of castles, Red Knights and damsels in distress. Together they begin a modern quest for redemption and the Holy Grail
The Butler by Les Daniels( Visual )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by a true story, Cecil Gaines is a devoted husband, father, and White House butler who served eight Presidential administrations during the turbulent politics and civil rights battles of twentieth century America
Insomnia by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

43 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime never sleeps and neither does the veteran LAPD homicide detective invited to Nightmute, Alaska to head a murder investigation there. He finds the investigation disrupted by an ever-shining midnight sun that wreaks sleep-depriving havoc on his body clock. As his consciousness becomes more unstable, he is nagged by a sense of personal guilt over a second crime that might just be real
 
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Alternative Names
Fromage, Marty.

Fromage, Marty 1951-2014

McLaurim Williams, Robin 1951-2014

Nim, Sudy 1951-2014

Robertinus Williams

Robin Uilyams

Robin Williams acteur amricain

Robin Williams Actor e comediante estadounidense

Robin Williams actor i comediant estatunidenc

Robin Williams aktor amerykański

Robin Williams American actor and stand-up comedian

Robin Williams American stand-up comedian

Robin Williams Amerikaanse acteur en komiek

Robin Williams amerikansk skodespelar og komikar

Robin Williams amerikansk skuespiller og komiker

Robin Williams aranway pukllaq

Robin Williams Ator e comediante estadunidense

Robin Williams comediante y actor estadounidense

Robin Williams comico, attore cinematografico e attore televisivo statunitense

Robin Williams US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Komiker

Robins Viljamss amerikāņu aktieris un komiķis

Spelvin, George

Spelvin, George 1951-2014

Tutto, Ray D.

Tutto, Ray D. 1951-2014

Willaims, Robin 1951-2014

Williams, Robin 1951 July 21-

Williams, Robin M. 1951-2014

Williams, Robin McLaurim.

Williams, Robin McLaurim 1951-2014

Williams, Robin McLaurin

Williams, Robin McLaurin 1951-2014

Williams, Robin T.

Williams, Robin Templar

Ρόμπιν Ουίλιαμς

Робин Вилијамс

Робин Уильямс американский актёр и комик

Робин Уилямс

Робін Вільямс

Робін Ўільямз

Робін Уільямс

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וויליאמס, רובין, 1951-2014

וילימס, רובין, שחקן קולנוע

רובין ויליאמס

رابن ولیمز

رابین ویلیامز

روبن ويليامز

ڕۆبین ویلیامز

रॉबिन विलियम्स

রবিন উইলিয়ামস

ৰবীন ৱিলিয়ামছ

ਰੋਬਿਨ ਵਿਲੀਅਮਸ

ராபின் வில்லியம்ஸ்

റോബിൻ വില്യംസ്

โรบิน วิลเลียมส์

ရော်ဘင်ဝီလျံစ်

რობინ უილიამსი

로빈 윌리엄스

ウィリアムズ, ロビン

スペルヴィン, ジョージ

ロビン・ウィリアムズ

罗宾威廉姆斯

羅賓威廉斯

羅賓威廉斯

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