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Powell, John 1963-

Works: 415 works in 1,297 publications in 11 languages and 64,921 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  History  Animated films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Television adaptations  Comedy films 
Roles: Composer, Performer, Production personnel, Arranger, Creator, Photographer, Contributor, Director, Illustrator, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by John Powell
The Bourne identity by Robert Ludlum ( Visual )
25 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jason Bourne is pulled from the sea suffering from amnesia with a pair of bullet wounds in his back. His only clue to his own identity is a bank account number etched on a capsule implanted in his body. He finds the Zurich bank where money, a gun, and several passports with different names await. He quickly realizes he can trust no one and offers a German gypsy named Maria ten thousand dollars for a ride to Paris. With Maria's reluctant help, Bourne edges closer to the truth, something CIA officials want concealed at all costs
The Bourne supremacy by Paul Greengrass ( Visual )
29 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jason Bourne has abandoned his life as a CIA assassin and has been traveling beneath the agency's radar. He has been able to reconnect with Marie, the woman he loves. But Bourne is still haunted by vivid dreams and troubling memories of his days as a killer, and he's not certain how much really happened and how much is a product of his imagination. When Bourne is led out of hiding by circumstances beyond his control, he must reconcile his past and present as he struggles to keep Marie out of harm's way and foil an international incident with dangerous consequences
Ice age by Chris Wedge ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 2,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While Scrat the Saber-toothed Squirrel is still trying to find his precious acorn, the misfit trio of Manny the Mammoth, Sid the Sloth and Diego the Sabre-tooth Tiger have settled down in an isolated valley with numerous other animals. However, the trio soon discover that the ice wall surrounding the valley is barely holding back a massive body of water behind it and the melting state threatens to break the wall and flood the valley. With their one chance of survival being a boat at the other end of the valley, the trio make a desperate exodus there. Along the way, they meet Ellie, a female mammoth who is convinced that she is an opossum like her brothers. While the strange group continues their trek across the valley, they must learn to get along. Manny struggles to find some connection to Ellie, who may be the only other one of his kind
Robots by Chris Wedge ( Visual )
28 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Home use only
Mr. & Mrs. Smith by Doug Liman ( Visual )
23 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John and Jane Smith are a married couple who are beginning to get bored with their quiet domestic life. What they don't know, however, is that they are both assassins, secretly traveling around the world and killing for hire. But their separate lives are about to collide when the discover they are each other's next target
Two weeks notice by Sandra Bullock ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 2,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lucy Kelson, Chief Counsel for the Wade Corporation, one of New York City's top commercial real estate developers. She's a brilliant lawyer with a sharp, strategic mind. She also has an ulcer and doesn't get much sleep. It's not the job that's getting to her. It's her millionaire boss, George Wade. Handsome, charming and undeniably self-absorbed, he treats her more like a nanny than a Harvard Law grad and can barely choose a tie without her help. Now, after five years of calling the shots-on everything from his clothes to his divorce settlements, Lucy Kelson is calling it quits
How to train your dragon ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 2,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the adventures and misadventures of Hiccup Horrendous Haddock the Third as he tries to pass the important initiation test of his Viking clan, the Tribe of the Hairy Hooligans, by catching and training a dragon
The Italian job by Troy Kennedy Martin ( Visual )
27 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charlie, the mastermind of a Venice heist, is overseen by John, a lifelong criminal. But the thieves are ruthlessly double-crossed by one of their own, Steve. In order to get their stolen gold bars back, Charlie enlists John's reluctant safecracking-prodigy daughter, Stella. But Steve proves himself to be one step ahead of them, and Charlie finds that he'll have to make some daring last-minute changes to their plan by creating the largest traffic jam in Los Angeles' history
United 93 by Paul Greengrass ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A real-time, cinéma vérité account of the final flight of United 93, the fourth hijacked plane on September 11, 2001, which crashed near Shanksville, Pennsylvania when passengers foiled the terrorist plot
I am Sam by Jessie Nelson ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 1,975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sam Dawson has the mental capacity of a 7-year-old. He works at a Starbucks, is obsessed with the Beatles and has a daughter with a homeless woman who abandons them. As the daughter reaches age 7, Sam's limitations start to become a problem. When the authorities take his daughter away, Sam shames a high-priced lawyer into taking his case pro bono. In the process, he teaches her a great deal about love, and whether it's really all you need
Ice age ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scrat still desires to hold onto his beloved acorn, while finding a possible romance in a female sabre-toothed squirrel named Scrat. Having hooked-up, Manny and Ellie are expecting a baby. This leaves Manny anxious to ensure that everything is perfect for when his baby arrives. Diego is fed up with being treated like a house-cat and ponders the notion that he is becoming too laid-back. Sid begins to wish for a family of his own, and decides to steal some dinosaur eggs which leads him in a strange underground world where his herd must rescue him. Now, they must dodge dinosaurs and face danger left and right. They meet up with a one-eyed weasel known as Buck who hunts dinosaurs intently
Rio by Carlos Saldanha ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Animated comedy adventure featuring the voice talents of Jesse Eisenberg and Anne Hathaway. Blu (voiced by Eisenberg) is a rare macaw living in a bookshop in small-town Minnesota. Believing himself to be the last of his kind, he is thrilled to hear that a female macaw of the same species has been spotted in South America. Blu must now overcome his social ineptitude and fear of flying and set out for Rio de Janeiro to track down the feisty and independent Jewel (Hathaway) and try to win her heart
P.S.I love you by Richard LaGravenese ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Holly Kennedy is beautiful, smart and married to the love of her life, a passionate, funny, and impetuous Irishman named Gerry. So when his life is taken by an illness, it takes the life out of Holly. Nobody knows Holly better than Gerry, so it's a good thing he planned ahead. Before he died, Gerry wrote Holly a series of letters that will guide her, not only through her grief, but in rediscovering herself. The first message arrives on Holly's 30th birthday in the form of a cake and a tape recording from Gerry. In the weeks and months that follow, more letters from Gerry are delivered in surprising ways, each sending her on a new adventure and each signing off in the same way - P.S.I Love You. Holly's mother and best friends begin to worry that Gerry's letters are keeping Holly tied to the past, but in fact, each letter is pushing her further into a new future
Kung fu panda 2 by Jack Black ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Po is now living his dream as The Dragon Warrior, protecting the Valley of Peace alongside his friends and fellow kung fu masters, The Furious Five. But Po's new life of awesomeness is threatened by the emergence of a formidable villain, who plans to use a secret, unstoppable weapon to conquer China and destroy kung fu. Po must look to his past and uncover the secrets of his mysterious origins in order to able to unlock the strength he needs to succeed
The Lorax by Seuss ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Animated adventure with a strong environmental message, based on the children's book by Dr Seuss and featuring the voice talents of Zac Efron and Taylor Swift. 12-year-old Ted (voiced by Efron) has spent his childhood in Thneed-Ville, an entirely artificial city. When Audrey (Swift), the girl of his dreams, expresses her desire to see a real tree, Ted sets out to find it. Along the way he meets the reclusive Once-ler (Ed Helms), who tells the story of the Lorax (Danny DeVito), a grumpy yet charming creature, who fights to protect his world after a revolutionary industrial invention leads to the total destruction of the beautiful forests surrounding Ted's town
Shrek by Andrew Adamson ( Visual )
40 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 10 languages and held by 1,504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ogre Shrek embarks on a quest with his loudmouthed donkey to win back the deed to his beloved swamp from Lord Farquaad and rescue the feisty Princess Fiona
Drumline ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Halftime is party time for the gifted street drummer who snares the top spot in his university's marching band. However, he initially flounders in his new world, before realizing that it takes more than talent to reach the top
Happy feet by George Miller ( Visual )
26 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Home use only
Happy feet two by George Miller (1945) ( Visual )
14 editions published in 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,464 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
Antz by Todd Alcott ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life is no picnic for Z, a small worker ant with some very big ideas, whose chances with the beautiful Princess Bala are literally one in a billion. When Z convinces his soldier ant buddy to switch places with him, his simple life takes a wild turn
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Audience level: 0.14 (from 0.07 for Robots ... to 0.19 for United 93 ...)
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Alternative Names
Powell, John (1963- ).
Powell, John Wesley
اليسوعي، جان باول، الأب، 1963
جان باول، الأب، 1963-
English (235)
French (45)
Spanish (31)
Multiple languages (11)
German (5)
Chinese (2)
Portuguese (2)
Italian (1)
Polish (1)
Catalan (1)
Dutch (1)