WorldCat Identities

Condon, Bill 1955-

Overview
Works: 142 works in 686 publications in 10 languages and 21,496 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Vampire films  Romance films  Musical films  Fantasy films  Biographical films  Teen films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Werewolf films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Librettist, fmd, Restager , Scenarist, Performer, Creator, Film editor, Conceptor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bill Condon
Chicago by John Kander( Visual )

93 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 4,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murderesses on death row, Velma Kelly and Roxy Hart vie for fame and freedom in Chicago during the 1920s
The twilight saga : breaking dawn by Robert Pattinson( Visual )

64 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 4,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the birth of Renesmee, the Cullens gather other vampire clans in order to protect the child from a false allegation that puts the family in front of the Volturi
Dreamgirls by Laurence Mark( Visual )

43 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three young women, Deena Jones, Effie White and Lorrell Robinson desire to become pop stars. They get their wish when they are picked to be backup singers for the legendary James "Thunder" Early. When they are set free for leads, Curtis Taylor and Effie's brother C.C. decide that Deena should be the lead singer, which upsets Effie. The girls discover exactly what it takes to be in the music business and what they must give up to realize their dreams
Kinsey by Bill Condon( Visual )

55 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 1,782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kinsey is a portrait of a man driven to uncover the most private secrets of the nation, and journey into the mystery of human behavior. His 1948 book Sexual Behavior in the Human Male irrevocably changed American culture and created a media sensation
Mr. Holmes by Bill Condon( Visual )

23 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1947, an aging Sherlock Holmes returns from a journey to Japan, where, in search of a rare plant with powerful restorative qualities, he has witnessed the devastation of nuclear warfare. Now, in his remote seaside farmhouse, Holmes faces the end of his days, with only the company of his housekeeper and her young son, Roger. Grappling with the diminishing powers of his mind, Holmes comes to rely upon the boy as he revisits the circumstances of the unsolved case that forced him into retirement
The fifth estate by Bill Condon( Visual )

30 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and his colleague Daniel Domscheit-Berg team up to become underground watchdogs of the very powerful. They create a platform that allows whistleblowers to anonymously leak covert data. But when Assange and Berg gain access to the biggest trove of confidential intelligence documents in U.S. history, they battle each other and a defining question of our time: what are the costs of keeping secrets in a free society, and what are the costs of exposing them?
Gods and Monsters by Bill Condon( Visual )

53 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1957, and Hollywood horror director James Whale's heyday as the director of "Frankenstein," "Bride of Frankenstein" and "The invisible man" is long behind him. Retired and a semi-recluse, he lives his days accompanied only by images from his past. When his dour housekeeper Hannah hires handsome young gardener Clayton Boone, the gay director and the simple yardman develop an unlikely friendship
Breaking dawn( Visual )

39 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the highly anticipated fourth installment of The Twilight Saga, a marriage, honeymoon, and the birth of a child bring unforeseen and shocking developments for Bella and Edward and those they love, including new complications with young werewolf Jacob Black
Chicago : [the movie and lyrics] by Bill Condon( Book )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the origins of the musical "Chicago" and the era on which it is based, recounts how the theatrical work was adapted to the screen and the production of the film, and presents the sceenplay and the lyrics of the songs
Dreamgirls : a novelization by Denene Millner( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Polish and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three African-American soul singers find success in the world of 1960s pop music, in a novelization of the Broadway musical-turned-movie set against the backdrop of the Motown era
Murder 101 by Pierce Brosnan( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slow-paced thriller involving a rumpled college professor (Brosnan) who's class assignment to concoct a perfect crime ends up with his being framed for murder
Father of Frankenstein by Christopher Bram( Book )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and German and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1957, a handsome gardener named Clayton Boone is hired by James Whale, the director of Frankenstein, Bride of Frankenstein, and The Invisible Man. Boone is fascinated by his retired employer's tales of Old Hollywood, but also wary of his overt homosexuality. Whale slowly exposes Boone to a world he's never before seen, while staging a plot with the young man at its center - not a plot of seduction, but something darker." "Gods and Monsters, the Academy Award-winning screenplay by Bill Condon, is adapted from the novel Father of Frankenstein by Christopher Bram. The film, directed by Condon, stars Ian McKellen as Whale, Brendan Fraser as Boone, and Lynn Redgrave as Hanna, Whale's protective housekeeper."--BOOK JACKET
F/X2 : the deadly art of illusion( Visual )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's been five years since special effects (FX) expert Rollie Tyler and cop Leo McCarthy teamed up to relieve the mob of $15 million through their unique combination of deception and detection. Rollie's now retired from the FX business, and devoted his time to designing high-tech toys. When the police ask for Rollie's help to catch a homicidal maniac, he reluctantly agrees. But it's Rollie who gets caught in the deadly trap, an eleborate set-up designed to hide a massive conspiracy. Even Rollie's spectacular assortment of gadgets and illusions can't save him . Only Leo can
Candyman : farewell to the flesh( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Candyman returns during the wild New Orleans Mardi Gras to destroy the descendants of those who destroyed him
Side show : original 2014 Broadway cast recording by Henry Krieger( Recording )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical based on the lives of Daisy and Violet Hilton, conjoined twins who became famous stage performers in the 1930s
The twilight saga. two-movie set( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In part 1, Bella and Edward's marriage, honeymoon, and birth of their child bring unforeseen and shocking developments for Bella, Edward and those they love, including new complications for young werewolf Jacob Black. In part 2, after the birth of Renesmee, the Cullens gather other vampire clans in order to protect the child from a false allegation that puts the family in front of the Volturi
Sister, sister( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gothic thriller set in a decaying bed-and-breakfast inn in the swamps outside New Orleans
Breaking dawn : part 1( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eindelijk gaan Bella en Edward, een vampier, trouwen. Bella raakt al snel zwanger. Een heel moeilijke zwangerschap volgt. De enige manier om moeder en kind te redden, is om van Bella een vampier te maken
Dead in the water( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie Deegan, a lawyer, plots with his mistress to kill his wife, only to find himself named the chief suspect when his lover is the one who is found dead
Gods and monsters (1998) : shooting script by Bill Condon( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Gods and Monsters
Alternative Names
Bill Condon acteur américain

Bill Condon Amerikaans acteur

Bill Condon regista e sceneggiatore statunitense

Bill Condon US-amerikanischer Regisseur, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent

Condon, William.

Condon, William 1955-

Μπιλ Κόντον

Билл Кондон

Біл Кондон

Բիլ Կոնդոն

ביל קונדון שחקן אמריקאי

بيل كوندون

بيل كوندون مخرج أفلام أمريكي

بیل کاندن تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

빌 콘던

콘돈, 빌 1955-

コンドン, ビル

ビル・コンドン

比爾·勒康登

比尔·康顿

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Gods and MonstersChicago : [the movie and lyrics]Dreamgirls : a novelizationCandyman : farewell to the flesh