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Zaillian, Steven

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Most widely held works by Steven Zaillian
Schindler's list by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

177 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 5,810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a Catholic war profiteer, Oskar Schindler, who risked his life and went bankrupt in order to save more than 1,000 Jews from certain death in concentration camps. He employed Jews in his crockery factory manufacturing goods for the German army. At the same time he tries to stay solvent with the help of a Jewish accountant and negotiates business with a vicious Nazi commandant who enjoys shooting Jews as target practice from the balcony of his villa that overlooks the prison camp he commands
Gangs of New York by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

91 editions published between 1985 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 2,939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1846, waves of Irish immigrants poured into the New York neighborhood of Five Points. "Billy the Butcher" bands his fellow "Native Americans" into a gang to take on the Irish gang "The Dead Rabbits," organized by Priest Vallon. After an bloody clash Vallon is dead and his son ends up in a brutal reform school. In 1862, that boy returns to seek vengeance against the man that killed his father
Moneyball by Bennett Miller( Visual )

45 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane's successful attempt to put together a baseball club on a budget by employing computer-generated analysis to draft his players
American gangster by Ridley Scott( Visual )

94 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, American Gangster is the story of two men: Frank Lucas, former driver, bouncer, and collector for Bumpy Johnson, the so-called Robin Hood of Harlem; and Richie Roberts, night-school lawyer, detective, and honest cop. Frank is importing heroin direct from Bangkok--by-passing the Italian and Sicilian mafia--undercutting their prices, delivering superior product, and making a fortune. Richie, loathed by cops on the take for turning in a million bucks in unmarked bills found in a suspects car, is heading a newly formed Federal investigation force for narcotics, tasked with finding and arresting North American drug kingpins. These two men are destined to meet, a meeting that will change their lives
Hannibal by Ridley Scott( Visual )

76 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FBI agent Clarice Starling's involvement in a dramatic drug bust brings her once again to the attention of killer cannibal Dr. Hannibal Lecter who escaped from custody seven years earlier after helping Clarice nab a serial murderer
Exodus : gods and kings by Ridley Scott( Visual )

17 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this biblically based epic film, the defiant leader Moses rises up against the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses, setting 400,000 slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues
Clear and present danger by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

37 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CIA deputy intelligence director, Jack Ryan, finds recovering laundered drug money from the Colombian cartel isn't as dangerous as the power games in the nation's capitol
Awakenings by Penny Marshall( Visual )

40 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Malcolm Sayer (Robin Williams) is a shy research physician who uses an experimental drug to "awaken" the catatonic victims of a rare disease. The awakening of the first patient proves a rebirth for the doctor, too, as the patient reveals life's simple but sweet pleasures to the introverted doctor. Encouraged by Leonard's stunning recovery, Sayer administers the drug to other patients
Searching for Bobby Fischer by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

29 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred Waitzkin, a sportswriter who dreams his 7-year-old son Josh will grow up to play baseball. One day in the park with his mother, Josh displays more than talent, he has a gift. Sensing his son is a future champion, Fred places Josh under the tutelage of a strict chess teacher. But when Josh suddenly starts to lose, his parents must confront their own motivations, and recognize what Josh prizes more than winning; his family's love
The interpreter by Karen Holmes( Visual )

24 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Action thriller about UN interpreter Silvia Broome who overhears a plot to assassinate an African head of state. Hard-bitten US Secret Service agent Tobin Keller is sent in, and he suspects Silvia is not telling the whole truth. Silvia realises she has become a target of assassins as well, and becomes desperate to thwart the plot
The night of by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An HBO limited series. After a night of partying with a female stranger, a man wakes up to find her stabbed to death and he is charged with her murder
Amistad : a novel by Alexs D Pate( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This novel recounts the rebellion in 1839 of 53 African slaves aboard the Amistad, a Spanish slave ship from Cuba. After the ship was intercepted by the U.S. Navy and taken to New London, Connecticut, President Van Buren and the pro-slavery government wanted to return the slaves to Havana, but the fledgling abolitionist movement forced a series of trials, culminating at the Supreme Court, in which the slaves were defended by former President John Quincy Adams
The falcon and the snowman by John Schlesinger( Visual )

17 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and German and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true-life story of Christopher Boyce and Daulton Lee, boyhood friends. In their early twenties, Boyce has just quit the seminary and taken a job at TRW where he soon has access to the company's top-secret defense files, including evidence of the CIA's tampering with elections overseas. Lee is a runaway, paroled heroin addict. The ideological disillusionment of one and the greed and need for excitement of the other lead them to sell secrets to the Russians. As they proceed, the stakes get higher and the risks larger. -- Summary adapted from container
Amistad by Joyce Annette Barnes( Book )

18 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It is 1839. The slave ship, Amistad, is carrying African slaves to America. There is a bloody fight on ship, and the Africans are free. But soon they are in prison in the US. Must they return to their 'owners', or are they free people?"--Page 4 of cover
Mission: impossible by Brian De Palma( Visual )

40 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethan Hunt is an American secret agent who is framed for the deaths of his espionage team. Fleeing from government assassins, breaking into the CIA's most impenetrable vault, clinging to the roof of a speeding bullet train, Hunt hotly races to stay one step ahead of his pursuers, and drawing one step closer to discovering the shocking truth
Jack the bear( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's never easy being a single parent. But it's especially difficult for John Leary, because deep down, he's really just a kid himself. Danny DeVito stars as a widower who's determined to make a new life for his two sons, 12-year-old Jack and 3-year-old Dylan. They move to a quirky Oakland neighborhood where John gets a job as the monster host of a late-night horror TV show. Though all three try to cope with the great loss in their lives, Jack, in particular, finds his father's silly antics and increasing alcoholism a confusing burden
 
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Schindler's list
Alternative Names
Steven Ernest Bernard Zaillian

Steven Zaillian American film director

Steven Zaillian americký filmový režisér, scenárista a producent

Steven Zaillian Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

Steven Zaillian director de cine estadounidense

Steven Zaillian réalisateur américain

Steven Zaillian sceneggiatore statunitense

Steven Zaillian US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Cutter, Filmproduzent und Filmregisseur

Steven Zaillian US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Filmeditor, Filmproduzent und Filmregisseur

Steven Zaillian usona scenaristo, reĝisoro kaj filmproduktisto

Zaillan, Steve 1953-

Zaillian, Steven Ernest Bernard 1953-

Заиллян, Стивен

Стивен Заиллян

Стивън Зайлиан

Սթիվեն Զաիլյան

Սթիվեն Զաիլյան հայ ֆիլմի խմբագիր, կինոպրոդյուսեր, կինոռեժիսոր, սցենարիստ

סטיבן זאיליאן

סטיבן זאיליאן במאי קולנוע אמריקאי

استیون زایلیان فیلمنامه‌نویس، تدوینگر، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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스티븐 제일리언 미국의 영화 감독

자일리언, 스티븐 1953-

スティーヴン・ザイリアン

史蒂芬·澤里安

斯蒂文·泽里安

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HannibalClear and present dangerAwakeningsThe interpreterAmistad : a novelAmistadMission: impossibleJack the bear