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Powell, John 1963-

Overview
Works: 469 works in 1,395 publications in 8 languages and 74,563 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Animated films  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Television adaptations 
Roles: Composer, Author, Performer, Production personnel, Arranger, Creator, Photographer, Contributor, Director, Musician, Illustrator, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Powell
The Bourne identity by Doug Liman( Visual )

31 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,517 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 Robert Ludlum( Visual )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suffering from amnesia, Jason Bourne (Damon) has left his violent past behind and is living a normal life with his girlfriend Marie. Narrowly escaping an assassination attempt, he is now hunted by an unknown enemy. Bourne however is neither an easy target nor a man to be underestimated... Based on the bestseller by Robert Ludlum
Robots by Chris Wedge( Visual )

30 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,371 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
Ice age by Chris Wedge( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 2,344 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
Mr. & Mrs. Smith by Doug Liman( Visual )

24 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,274 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
How to train your dragon by Cressida Cowell( Visual )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animated comedy adventure based on the children's novel by Cressida Cowell. Teenaged Viking Hiccup (voice of Jay Baruchel) lives on the windswept island of Berk, where his father Stoic the Vast (Gerard Butler) is the tribe's feared chief, and fighting dragons is part of every young warrior's training. But Hiccup's destiny of becoming a prized dragon fighter takes an unexpected diversion when he saves and befriends an injured dragon, Toothless. Hiccup now embarks on a mission of his own to convince his tribe to abandon its barbaric tradition of ruthless dragon-slaying and try out some new methods
Two weeks notice by Marc Lawrence( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 2,156 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
The Italian job by Troy Kennedy Martin( Visual )

23 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 2,114 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
Bolt by Guthrie CSD( Visual )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rescued from a shelter as a pup by a little girl named Penny, Bolt grows up to be the star of a television series in which he plays a super-powered pooch foiling the schemes of the nefarious Dr. Calico. According to the impresario director, the show only works because Bolt is living his role, and so long as he believes it, the audience will. Unfortunately, a ratings-motivated change in plans accidentally leaves Bolt in New York City, convinced that he's been robbed of his powers, and that Penny is in mortal danger in Hollywood. With two companions--a reluctant alley cat and a rotund, overeager fanboy hamster--Bolt sets out on an "Incredible Journey"-style trip to save the day. Along the way, Bolt realizes that you don't have to be a Superhero to be a hero
United 93 by Paul Greengrass( Visual )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,027 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Impactante y provocador drama que honra la memoria de los 40 pasajeros y tripulantes del Vuelo 93 de United Airlines, el cuarto avión secuestrado el 11 de septiembre de 2001. Mientras los secuestradores dirigen el fatídico vuelo rumbo a su objetivo, los pasajeros se alzan como un solo hombre y hallan el valor para resistir
I am Sam by New Line Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 2,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mentally-challenged man seeks custody of his young daughter
Dr. Seuss' Horton hears a Who! by Seuss( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One day, Horton the elephant hears a cry for help coming from a speck of dust. Even though he can't see anyone on the speck, he decides to help it. Good thing since as it turns out, the speck of dust is home to the Whos, who live in their city of Whoville. Horton agrees to help protect the Whos and their home. Unfortunately for Horton, this gives him nothing but torment from his neighbors. They refuse to believe that anything could survive on the speck. Still, Horton stands by the motto that, "After all, a person is a person, no matter how small."
Ice age( Visual )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 2,013 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 )

22 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,869 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 1,669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Holly est belle, intelligente et mariée à l'amour de sa vie : Gerry, un irlandais drôle, fougueux et passionné. Alors quand celui-ci est emporté par une maladie, Holly perd le goût de vivre. La seule personne susceptible de l'aider n'est maintenant plus de ce monde. Heureusement, Gerry a pensé à tout : il lui a écrit une série de lettres pour l'aider à surmonter son chagrin. Holly embarque alors pour un voyage touchant, passionant et souvent hilarant... L'histoire d'un amour si fort qu'il peut transformer la mort en un nouveau départ dans la vie"
Rio 2 by Anne Hathaway( Visual )

25 editions published in 2014 in English and French and held by 1,665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jewel, Blu and their three kids are leaving their domesticated life in that magical city for a journey to the Amazon. They encounter a menagerie of characters that are born to be wild. As Blu tries to fit in, he goes beak-to-beak with the vengeful Nigel, and meets the most fearsome adversary of all: his father-in-law
Kung fu panda 2 by Jack Black( Visual )

15 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animated adventure sequel featuring the voice talents of Jack Black, Dustin Hoffman, Jackie Chan, Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu, Seth Rogen, Gary Oldman and Jean-Claude Van Damme. Now a kung fu master, Po (Black) spends his days working alongside Master Shifu (Hoffman) and The Furious Five - Monkey (Chan), Crane (Cross), Tigress (Jolie), Viper (Liu), and Mantis (Rogen) - to protect the Valley of Peace. But this harmonious new existence comes under threat from the evil emperor peacock Lord Shen (Oldman), who has developed a deadly new
The Lorax by Seuss( Visual )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,600 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
Happy feet by George Miller( Visual )

29 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,569 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
Happy feet two by George Miller (1945)( Visual )

15 editions published in 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,551 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
 
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Alternative Names
Powell, John 1963-...

Powell, John Wesley

اليسوعي، جان باول، 1963 الأب،

اليسوعي، جان باول، الأب، 1963

جان باول، الأب، 1963-

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