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Goldman, William 1931-

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Works: 328 works in 1,705 publications in 14 languages and 52,904 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Motion picture plays  History  Psychological fiction  Adventure stories  Biography  Reviews  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Signer, Bibliographic antecedent, Interviewee, Conceptor, Lyricist, Librettist, Writer of accompanying material, Creator, Editor, Actor
Classifications: PS3557.O384, 791.4372
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The princess bride : S. Morgenstern's classic tale of true love and high adventure : the "good parts" version abridged by William Goldman( Book )
169 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 5,431 libraries worldwide
Presents the timeless love story between a farm boy named Westley and the beautiful Princess Buttercup, along with the author's comments on life and art as he attempts to edit the children's classic
The princess bride by Cary Elwes( visu )
68 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,913 libraries worldwide
Return to a time when men were men and swamps were fire swamps, full of quicksand and rodents of unusual size. Lagoons were inhabited by shrieking eels, and the most beautiful woman in the world was named ... Buttercup? Well, it's a bent fairy tale, complete with all the fencing, fighting, chases, and escapes
All the President's men by Alan J Pakula( visu )
51 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,734 libraries worldwide
A dramatic reconstruction of the true story of the discovery of the White House link with the Watergate affair by two young reporters from the Washington Post
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid by William Goldman( visu )
63 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,539 libraries worldwide
The Sundance Kid is the frontier's fastest gun. His partner, Butch Cassidy is always dreaming up new ways to get rich fast. If only they could blow open a baggage car without also blowing up the money-filled safe inside. So Butch and Sundance pack their guns, put on new duds, and, with Sundance's girlfriend, head down to Bolivia
Marathon man by William Goldman( Book )
81 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,045 libraries worldwide
Tom "Babe" Levy is a runner in every sense: racing tirelessly toward his goals of athletic and academic excellence--and endlessly away from the specter of his famous father's scandal-driven suicide. But an unexpected visit from his beloved older brother will set in motion a chain of events that plunge Babe into a vortex of terror, treachery, and murder--and force him into a race for his life ... and for the answer to the fateful question, "Is it safe?"--Publisher
A bridge too far by Richard Attenborough( visu )
41 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,796 libraries worldwide
A dramatic recreation of an Allied airdrop behind German lines in Holland, and the subsequent disastrous Battle of Arnhem
Misery by Rob Reiner( visu )
72 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,462 libraries worldwide
Novelist Paul Sheldon does not remember the blinding blizzard that sent his car spinning off the road. Nor does he remember being nursed back from unconsciousness. All he remembers is waking up in the home of Annie Wilkes, a maniacal fan who is bent on keeping her favorite writer as her personal prisoner, forever
Brothers by William Goldman( Book )
17 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 1,442 libraries worldwide
Sequel to: Marathon man. Altered beyond recognition, a man thought by the world to be dead, is summoned into service again in the ultrasecret Division. His mission is to stop a World War
Maverick by Richard Donner( visu )
36 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,369 libraries worldwide
A poker tournament attracts gamblers of all kinds, including the legendary Maverick, that is if he can avoid the noose, outlaws, snakes & a runaway stage to get there
Tinsel : a novel by William Goldman( Book )
15 editions published between 1979 and 1986 in 5 languages and held by 1,271 libraries worldwide
A novel of Hollywood's best-kept secrets
Magic : a novel by William Goldman( Book )
32 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,260 libraries worldwide
Corky, a famous and brilliantly skilled magician has something to hide. It is in his attempt to keep his secret from the public that leads into "psycho country."
Hearts in Atlantis by Scott Hicks( visu )
16 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,185 libraries worldwide
As a mid-aged man's friend dies, Bobby takes a look back at his childhood memories ... When mysterious out-of-towner, Ted, moves into the boarding house that 11-year-old Bobby shares with his self-involved mother, Bobby jumps at the chance to befriend an adult who talks to him straightforwardly. Ted enlists Bobby to read him the newspaper daily--and to keep an eye out for the "low men" bent on capturing Ted, who possesses a strange mind-reading power
Control by William Goldman( Book )
15 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and Spanish and held by 1,113 libraries worldwide
Tells the stories of three people whose lives suffer from loss of mental control
The general's daughter by Nelson DeMille( visu )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 1,075 libraries worldwide
El investigador militar Paul Brenner (John Travolta) participa en un encubrimiento cuando los oficiales del Fuerte MacCallum intentan esconder el motivo detrás del asesinato de una bella oficial femenina, hija de un comandante respetado
Heat by William Goldman( Book )
9 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 1,067 libraries worldwide
Las Vegas security man Nick Escalante, an ex-Marine, chances on to a bizarre kidnapping threat and races into a night-time world of false identities, vicious grievances, and gruesome encounters
Marathon man by John Schlesinger( visu )
35 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,056 libraries worldwide
"Hoffman plays the likeable Columbia graduate student and marathon runner of the title, unwittingly trapped in a terrifying drama revolving around a murderous Nazi fugitive"--Container
The color of light by William Goldman( Book )
12 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and French and held by 1,020 libraries worldwide
Story is about a young man Charles 'Chub' Fuller who writes a great novel about the woman of his dreams and the horrors of his childhood. Charles later suffers from writers block and is unable to write and ends up being a taxi driver and later a researcher
The season : a candid look at Broadway by William Goldman( Book )
15 editions published between 1969 and 2000 in English and held by 948 libraries worldwide
This book attempts to explain why Broadway is what it is. The author takes each production of one year and relates it to some aspect of the over-all Broadway scene including directors, stars, playwrights, reviewers, audiences, tryout tours, scalpers, and backers
The Stepford wives by Bryan Forbes( visu )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 888 libraries worldwide
Joanna reluctantly moves with her husband and children from New York City to the suburban community of Stepford, Connecticut. But when life in Stepford begins to seem too perfect, Joanna and her new friend Bobby investigate a mysterious conspiracy among the town's husbands
Chaplin by Richard Attenborough( visu )
25 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 837 libraries worldwide
Chaplin's entire life is covered in the biographical film. From his upbringings in the slums of England to his Honorary Oscar in 1972
 
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controlled identity Longbaugh, Harry, 1931-

controlled identity Morgenstern, S., 1931-

Goldman, William W.
Goldman William W. 1931-....
Longbaugh, Harry
Longbaugh, Harry 1931-
Morgenstern, S
Morgenstern S. 1931-....
Morgenstern, Simon 1931-
גולדמן, וילים, 1931-
ゴールドマン, ウィリアム
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