WorldCat Identities

Bates, Tyler

Works: 179 works in 463 publications in 6 languages and 15,200 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Motion picture music  Orchestral music  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Composer, Performer, Creator, Other, Instrumentalist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Tyler Bates
Watchmen ( Visual )
32 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,986 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 )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Emilio Estevez writes and directs this road trip drama set along the Camino de Santiago pilgrimage route in southern France and northern Spain. Martin Sheen stars as Tom Avery, who travels from his hometown in California to France to reclaim the body of his estranged adult son who died in a storm at the start of the famous route in the Pyrenees. Driven by grief and a desire to reach some kind of understanding of his dead son, Tom decides to embark on the 800km pilgrimage himself. Along the way he meets other pilgrims from around
The day the earth stood still by Edmund H North ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Governments and scientists race to unravel the mystery behind a visitor's appearance. Dr. Helen Benson finds herself face-to-face with an alien who has traveled across the universe to warn of an impending crisis. She quickly discovers the deadly ramifications of Klaatu's claim that he is a 'friend to the Earth.' Now, she and her yourng stepson must find a way to convince the entity who was sent to destroy humans that mankind is worth saving, but it may be too late
Dawn of the dead by Zack Snyder ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,064 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 )
14 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,012 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 ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Big-budget fantasy adventure starring Jason Momoa as the eponymous hero. Forced to wander the Earth after his father is slain and his village destroyed, legendary Cimmerian warrior Conan (Momoa) learns to survive using any means necessary. When on his travels he encounters a dark, supernatural evil spreading across the land, he soon realises the source is the warlord, Khalar Zym (Stephen Lang), the man responsible for the annihilation of his tribe. Now bent on revenge, Conan sets out to save the kingdom of Hyboria from the approa
The darkest hour ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and French and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five young people are stranded in Moscow, fighting to survive in the wake of a devastating alien attack
300 by Zack Snyder ( Visual )
25 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 762 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; and includes collectible art booklet, photo cards, and a holographic image from the motion picture in a lucite display case
Slither ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 659 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 )
12 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 546 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
You got served by Christopher B Stokes ( Visual )
8 editions published in 2004 in 4 languages and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elgin en David zijn vrienden en partners in de beste dansgroep van de buurt. Ze dromen ervan ooit hun eigen hiphop studio te openen. Als ze worden uitgedaagd voor een streetdance-battle moeten ze hun beste en meest fantastische 'moves' tot in de perfectie verbeteren
The devil's rejects by Rob Zombie ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and French and held by 463 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
What's the worst that could happen? by Sam Weisman ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man catches a thief in his home, steals his ring and the thief tries to steal it back
Half past dead by Don Michael Paul ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An FBI agent goes undercover as a prisoner to try and gain the trust of a death row inmate and reveal his secrets. When it looks like he's making progress, a prison riot erupts and he must convince his fellow inmates to do the right thing
Baadasssss! ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 371 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
City of ghosts ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 365 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
Kingdom come ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventures of the Slocumbe family as they gather for the funeral of one of their relatives
Get Carter by Mike Hodges ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Las Vegas "financial adjuster" Jack Carter prowls Seattle in order to smoke out his brother's killer in this remake of the 1971 film
Lone star state of mind ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With a couple of grand in the bank and a dream in their heart, Earl and Baby plan their escape from their hometown in Bennett, Texas. They are heading to Los Angeles. But Earl's dim-witted cousin, an ex-con and an angry drug lord are threatening to derail their plans. With just 48 hours to straighten out this mess, Earl finds himself smack dab in the middle of an even bigger mess
300 original motion picture soundtrack by Tyler Bates ( Recording )
16 editions published in 2007 in 4 languages and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.13 for Half past ... to 0.23 for Baadasssss ...)
Alternative Names
Bates, Tyler Lee.
Bates, Tyler Lee 1965-
English (151)
French (14)
Spanish (10)
German (3)
Multiple languages (2)
Italian (1)