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Bates, Tyler

Works: 218 works in 573 publications in 6 languages and 20,996 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films  History  War films  Historical films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Composer, Author, Performer, Musician, Creator, Other, Instrumentalist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Tyler Bates
Guardians of the Galaxy by James Gunn( Visual )

18 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brash adventurer Peter Quill finds himself the object of an unrelenting bounty hunt after stealing a mysterious orb coveted by Ronan, a powerful villain with ambitions that threaten the entire universe. To evade Ronan, Quill is forced into an uneasy truce with a quartet of disparate misfits. But when Quill discovers the true power of the orb and the menace it poses to the cosmos, he must do his best to rally his ragtag rivals for a last, desperate stand-with the galaxy's fate in the balance
Watchmen by Zack Snyder( Visual )

40 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the United States, costumed superheroes are part of the fabric of everyday society. But, when one of his former colleagues is murdered, the washed-up, but no less determined, masked vigilante Rorschach sets out to uncover the plot to kill and discredit all past and present superheroes. As he reconnects with his former crime-fighting legion, a ragtag group of retired superheroes, only one of whom has true powers, Rorschach glimpses a wide-ranging and disturbing conspiracy with links to their shared past and catastrophic consequences for the future
The Way( Visual )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom goes to St. Jean Pied de Port, France, to collect the remains of his adult son, who was killed in the Pyrenees in a storm while walking the Camino de Santiago. Rather than return home, Tom decides to embark on the historical pilgrimage to honor his son's desire to finish the journey. What Tom doesn't plan on is the profound impact the journey will have on him as he begins to learn the difference between the life one lives and the life one chooses
The day the earth stood still by Robert Wise( Visual )

13 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Keanu Reeves interpreta a Klaatu, un ser de otro mundo cuya llegada a la Tierra desencadena una incesante serie de eventos que amenazan a la humanidad entera. En un intento por salvar a la raza humana, gobiernos y científicos se apresuran a descubrir el misterio tras la aparición del visitante, pero cuando una mujer (Jennifer Connelly) y su hijo se ven involucrados en los planes del alienígena, se convierten en la única esperanza para poder evitar una apocalíptica aniquilación."--Envase
John Wick by Chad Stahelski( Visual )

13 editions published in 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When sadistic young thugs senselessly attack a brilliantly lethal ex-assassin, they have no idea that they've just awakened the boogeyman. With New York City as his bullet-riddled playground, Wick embarks on a merciless rampage, hunting down his adversaries with the skill and ruthlessness that made him an underworld legend
Dawn of the dead by Zack Snyder( Visual )

25 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a mysterious virus turns people into mindless, flesh-eating zombies, a handful of survivors wage a desperate, last-stand battle to stay alive ... and human! The last remaining humans escape to a Milwaukee shopping mall, where they decide that the only way to truly elude the approaching throng of undead is to somehow make their way to an island that is supposedly zombie-free
Sucker Punch by Zack Snyder( Visual )

15 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this epic action fantasy, Babydoll, locked away against her will, must band together with four fellow prisoners and use imagination and dreams to escape her dark reality"--Container
Conan the barbarian by Conan( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A quest that begins as a personal vendetta for the fierce Cimmerian warrior soon turns into an epic battle against hulking rivals, horrific monsters, and impossible odds, as Conan realizes he is the only hope of saving the great nations of Hyboria from an encroaching reign of supernatural evil
300 by Laurence A Schneider( Visual )

28 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Leonidas leads three hundred Spartans against the million-strong Persian army at Thermopylae while his wife tries to secure reinforcements and suffers a terrible betrayal
The darkest hour by Chris Gorak( Visual )

8 editions published in 2012 in French and English and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five young people are stranded in Moscow, fighting to survive in the wake of a devastating alien attack
Slither( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and German and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wheelsy is a small rural town where not much happens, but that is all going to change, and not for the better. Grant Grant, the town's wealthiest and most powerful citizen, is taking a walk through the woods when he comes across a strange and unfamiliar life form. Grant makes the mistake of getting too close and soon an alien creature invades his body. It is not long before Grant isn't the only one who has been attacked by the strange and slimy things
Halloween II by Rob Zombie( Visual )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Myers has returned home to sleepy Haddonfield, Illinois, to take care of some unfinished family business with his sister. But, Laurie is attempting to heal the psychic wounds from her previous encounter with Michael by bonding with Sheriff Brackett and his daughter Anne. Dr. Loomis has forsaken his connection to Laurie by exploiting his connection to Michael with a tell-all book. In the mean time, Michael himself roams the lonely outskirts of Haddonfield, driven by visions of his mother and his single-minded urge to bond with his sister at any cost
The devil's rejects by Rob Zombie( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and French and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Texas State Police are set to make a full-scale attack against the murderous Firefly family residence for the thousand plus murders and several disappearances over the past couple of years. But three of the family members escape, including Otis, Baby Firefly and Baby's father Captain Spaulding. The evil trio go on a road trip, leaving dozens of mangled bodies in their wake. Evading a massive Texas Rangers dragnet as well as a group of equally murderous bounty hunters led by Ken Dwyer who's obsessed with finding the deadly killers, the surviving Firefly clan gather at a run-down amusement park owned by Captain Spaulding's half-brother. Charlie offers them shelter and a new base of operations for their killing spree
You got served( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At Mr. Rad's Warehouse, the best hip-hop crews in Los Angeles compete for money and respect. But a crew from the suburbs moves in and crashes the party, stealing their dancers, and their moves. Elgin and David are street dancers who will have to pull together in order to believe in themselves, their crew, and in their dreams if they are to represent the streets and win the challenge and the money that is up for grabs
What's the worst that could happen?( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thief Kevin Caffery attempts to rob from the home of rich and crooked businessman Max Fairbanks (who has to file for bankruptcy and is ripe for the pickings). But Fairbanks catches him in the act, calls the police and then procedes to steal the cherished ring that Kevin's girlfriend gave him. Caffery is then bent on revenge and getting his ring back. With the help of his partners and an auction, a thief steals from a crook
Half past dead( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alcatraz, "The Rock", has just re-opened. The first criminal to go to the electric chair is also sitting on a secret worth $200 million. An invading group of commandos isn't about to let that fortune go up in smoke. Already having an undercover FBI agent in Alcatraz, the situation has to be neutralized and he has to rescue a Supreme Court Justice held hostage. Now, he has to convince his convict "partner" and the other inmates to fight on the right side of the law
City of ghosts( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy is a New York con man fleeing the United States for Bangkok in order to avoid an insurance scam investigation. He goes to Cambodia to meet up with his former business partner and mentor, Marvin, to collect his half of the money. Along the way, he makes friends with local man, Sok, and romances Sophie, but is drawn into a lethal web of deceit and murder
Baadasssss!( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A candid portrait of Melvin Van Peeble's struggles as a young, black director during the society-shifting 1970s. Determined to make a film that matters, Melvin deals with two-faced backers, a rag-tag crew, threatening creditors, and various shades of Hollywood hypocrisy. With everything on the line, his only choice is to stick to his guns and do whatever it takes to get his neo-blaxploitation epic to the audience for which it was envisioned
Kingdom come( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The father of an eccentric family passes away. As the family gathers to mourn, there are a few revelations that effect all members of the family. Bickering and sibling rivalry abounds until the true meaning of love is revealed
Guardians of the galaxy : [songs from the motion picture] by Tyler Bates( Recording )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the far reaches of space, an American pilot named Peter Quill stole an orb coveted by the villainous Ronan. In order to evade Ronan, Quill is forced into an uneasy truce with a group of misfits. But when Quill discovers the true power of the orb and the menace it poses to the cosmos, he must rally his ragtag rivals for a last, desperate stand, with the galaxy's fate in the balance. Deluxe edition includes the twelve songs and film score
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Bates, Tyler Lee

Bates, Tyler Lee 1965-

Tyler Bates Amerikaans componist

Tyler Bates amerikansk komponist

Tyler Bates amerikansk kompositör

Tyler Bates compositeur de musique de film et guitariste

Tyler Bates musicista, compositore e produttore discografico statunitense

Tyler Bates US-amerikanischer Musikproduzent- und Komponist

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