WorldCat Identities

Bloom, John 1935-

Works: 24 works in 103 publications in 4 languages and 13,569 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Biographical films  Television mini-series  Epic films  Television plays  Detective and mystery films  Blaxploitation films 
Roles: Film editor, Editor, edm, Other, fme
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by John Bloom
Angels in America by Mike Nichols( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and French and held by 1,941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama explores issues surrounding AIDS and homosexuality in the 1980s. Includes fictionalized material from the life of politician Roy Cohn as well as original fictional characters and plots
Charlie Wilson's war by Mike Nichols( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Texas congressman Charlie Wilson during the early 1980s, this tells how a congressman who loved a good time, one Houston socialite who loved a good cause and one renegade CIA agent who loved a good fight conspired to bring about the largest covert operation in history
Gandhi by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

25 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the life of Mahatma Gandhi from his days as a lawyer in South Africa to his role as India's spiritual leader by using his philosophy of non-violent but direct-action protest that helped end British rule. Centers on the extraordinary man who fought for a nonviolent, peaceful existence and set an entire nation free
Wit by Mike Nichols( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English professor, who alienates her students, has always had control over her life. That is until she is diagnosed with a devasting illness. She agrees to undergo a series of procedures that are brutal, extensive and experimental. No longer a teacher, but a subject for others to study, she discovers that the fine line between life and death can only be walked with wit
The lion in winter by Anthony Harvey( Visual )

2 editions published between 1968 and 2001 in English and held by 1,607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical drama of the conflict between King Henry II of England and his wife Eleanor of Aquitaine over Henry's successor to the British throne
A chorus line by Marvin Hamlisch( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of young performers audition for the chorus of a Broadway musical. The director's rigorous process brings out more than just talent from each of the dancers, including the director's former love interest
Tennessee Williams' The glass menagerie by Tennessee Williams( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strong willed woman attempts to impose her shattered dreams into the life and personality of her shy, reclusive daughter
The French lieutenant's woman by Karel Reisz( Visual )

23 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two film actors involved in a tumultuous affair portray Victorian lovers. The skilful interweaving of these two love stories - one period, one contemporary - yields a fascinating insight into the passion and mystery that can pull two people together ... and just as easily tear them apart. The Victorian story involves a woman, ostracized by society and abandoned by her French lieutenant lover, who fascinates a man who resolves to unravel the mystery of her clandestine past
The First Wives Club by Oliver Goldsmith( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three mid-life Manhattanites have more than a longtime friendship in common. After years of helping their hubbies climb the corporate ladder of success, each has been dumped for a newer, curvier model. The trio is determined to turn their pain into gain. They come up with a cleverly devious plan to hit their exes where it really hurts--in the wallet!
Black widow by Bob Rafelson( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A female FBI agent attempts to prove that a sultry beauty is also a serial murderer
Closer by Mike Nichols( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in German and English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nature of relationships and fidelity as it follows the tangled web created by four people is put under a microscope. Their lives become entangled in various forms of relationships, and ultimately, someone is sure to get hurt
Shaft by Gordon Parks( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nephew of the original John Shaft, who shares his name, is determined to track down the only witness who can identify a deadly racist killer. As Shaft closes in, so does the danger
Erin Brockovich ; Notting Hill ; Duplicity ; Charlie Wilson's war( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notting Hill: When the world's most famous movie star falls for a bookstore owner, the couple comes to face the ultimate question: can two people fall in love with the whole world watching?
The deep end of the ocean by Ulu Grosba( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wife and mother is faced with rebuilding her life, and her family, after they have been shockingly torn apart. When their son disappears, the pain of a lost child ravages the Cappadora family for nearly a decade. But when he suddenly returns the whole family must come to a painful reunion
Damage by Louis Malle( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La atracción entre un político inglés (Jeremy Irons) y la prometida de su hijo Juliette Binoche), es la base de una caótica historia que se desenlaza sutilmente ante sus espectadores. Lo que comienza siendo una relación entre amantes se convierte en una obsesión que va más allá de lo racional. Ésta suculenta película dirigida por Louis Malle (Au revoir les enfants), un genio del cine que entre sus varios reconocimientos cuenta con tres nominaciones al Oscar. El film nos lleva a los límites entre la cordura y la locura, nos muestra a que extremos podemos llegar si nos dejamos llevar por nuestras oscuras pasiones. Tomada de una de las novelas más fuertes de los tiempos recientes. "Obsesón" cuenta con un elenco espectacular
Betrayal by John T Lescroart( Visual )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the love triangle involving a man whose wife is having an affair with his best friend
Ganas de vivir = Wit( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un emocional y compasivo retrato de una mujer que encuentra sentido a su existencia a través de su lucha contra en cancer de ovario terminal que le ha sido diagnosticado. "Ganas de vivir" convierte un tema algunas veces tabú y otras muchas traumático en una película accesible y muy llena de humor."--Envase
Angels in America( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Air America by Christopher Robbins( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Press kit includes: 1 booklet (cast and credits listing, production information, biographical information), 5 separate biographies, 13 black and white still photographs
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Alternative Names
John Bloom britischer Cutter

John Bloom britischer Filmeditor

John Bloom Brits filmeditor

John Bloom montatore britannico

John Bloom monteur film britannique

Джон Блум

ג'ון בלום

جان بلوم (تدوین‌گر فیلم) تدوینگر بریتانیایی


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