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Conti, Bill

Overview
Works: 537 works in 1,356 publications in 7 languages and 21,067 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Television music  Motion pictures  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Sports films  Spy films  History 
Roles: Composer, Author, Conductor, Performer, Instrumentalist, Musician, Arranger, Scenarist, Singer, Contributor, Interviewee, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Producer, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Bill Conti
Publications by Bill Conti
Most widely held works about Bill Conti
 
Most widely held works by Bill Conti
Rocky by John G Avildsen( visu )
69 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,705 libraries worldwide
Rocky Balboa is a struggling boxer trying to make the big time. He works in a meat factory in Philadelphia for a meager wage so he also earns extra cash as a debt collector. When heavyweight champion Apollo Creed visits Philadelphia, his managers want to set up an exhibition match between Creed and a struggling boxer. The promoters are touting the fight as a chance for a "nobody" to become a "somebody". The match is supposed to be easily won by Creed, but someone forgot to tell Rocky, who sees this as his only shot at the big time
The karate kid by Harald Zwart( visu )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 1,522 libraries worldwide
Bullied by members of a local karate club, Daniel convinces a neighboring handyman to teach him the martial art, and in the process learns about life as well as karate
Lean on me by Michael Schiffer( visu )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,193 libraries worldwide
This is the fact-based story of high school principal Joe Clark, who armed himself with a bullhorn and a Louisville Slugger and slammed the door on losers at Eastside High in Paterson, New Jersey
Rocky II by Sylvester Stallone( visu )
31 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,053 libraries worldwide
Rocky, having sustained massive injuries in his win against heavyweight champion, Apollo Creed, announces his retirement. But he soon realizes he can't escape his true calling, and prepares for the fight of his life
Broadcast news by James L Brooks( visu )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,052 libraries worldwide
A caustic inside look at the Washington news media, stars Holly Hunter in her breakout role, as a feisty television producer torn between an ambitious yet dim anchorman and her closest confidant, a cynical veteran reporter. James L. Brooks' witty, gently prophetic entertainment is a captivating transmission from an era in which ideas on love and media were rapidly changing
For your eyes only by Ian Fleming( visu )
23 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,002 libraries worldwide
After a spy trawler is accidentally sunk off the coast of Albania, the world's superpowers begin a feverish search for its valuable lost cargo. The powerful ATAC system gives unlimited control over Polaris nuclear submarines. As James Bond joins the search, he suspects the suave Kristatos of seizing the device. Competition between nations grows more deadly, but Bond finds an ally in the beautiful Melina Havelock, who blames Kristatos for the death of her parents
The adventures of Huck Finn by Stephen Sommers( visu )
13 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 940 libraries worldwide
Huck Finn, a 19th-century boy floating down the Mississippi River on a raft with Jim, a runaway slave, becomes involved with a feuding family, two scoundrels pretending to be royalty, and Tom Sawyer's aunt, who mistakes him for Tom
Tortilla soup ( visu )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 732 libraries worldwide
Un Xef jubilat Mexixo-Americà viu amb les seves tres filles grans solteres; cada una d'elles en la cerca de la seva pròpia realització. Les seves vides canvien quan el seu pare vidu coneix una vidua cercant amor, i totes elles descobreixen que la recepta de la felicitat podria requerir alguns ingredients sorprenenets
Private Benjamin by Howard Zieff( visu )
7 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 730 libraries worldwide
A wealthy Jewish widow gets talked into joining the Army by a smooth talking recruiter, where she has to grow up fast
The Displaced person by Flannery O'Connor( visu )
11 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and held by 623 libraries worldwide
Portrays the difficulties of integration experienced by a Polish refugee who arrives with his family at a Georgia farm in the 1940's
Rocky V by John G Avildsen( visu )
22 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 608 libraries worldwide
Rocky and his family must move to their old, low-rent neighborhood after all their money is lost by an an unscrupulous financial advisor and injuries force his retirement from the ring. As Rocky tries to resolve the resentment held by his son, a young boxer Rocky trained publicly taunts his mentor, and Rocky realizes he must fight once more
The right stuff by Philip Kaufman( visu )
19 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 539 libraries worldwide
The story of the Air Force test flights by Chuck Yeager that would lead to Project Mercury, which pioneered America's launch into the space race-- and of the seven men chosen to launch the U.S. into space: Alan Shepard, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Scott Carpenter, Walter Schirra, Gordon Cooper, and Deke Slayton
Rookie of the year by Thomas Ian Nicholas( visu )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 510 libraries worldwide
When the cast is removed from his severely broken arm, a clumsy 12-year-old is shocked to find his arm has become a 100 mile-per-hour thunderbolt, and is signed as ace pitcher for the Chicago Cubs
Rocky original motion picture score by Bill Conti( Sound Recording )
42 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 423 libraries worldwide
F/X ( visu )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 349 libraries worldwide
F/X2: Retired special-effects (FX) expert Rollie Tyler now devotes 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 elaborate set-up designed to hide a massive conspiracy. He needs help from detective Leo McCarthy to expose this conspiracy
An unmarried woman by Paul Mazursky( visu )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 324 libraries worldwide
Story of a woman rebuilding her life socially and emotionally, after her divorce
Bad boys by Rick Rosenthal( visu )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 288 libraries worldwide
"Mick O'Brien is a young Chicago street thug torn between a life of petty crime and the love of his girlfriend. When the heist of a local drug dealer goes tragically wrong, Mick is sentenced to a brutal juvenile prison where violence is a rite of passage and respect is measured in vengeance. Can a bad boy on the edge of salvation find the heart to survive a manhood on the verge of murder?"--Container
Next stop, Greenwich Village by Paul Mazursky( visu )
3 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in English and held by 268 libraries worldwide
In 1953, Larry, an aspiring actor, leaves his home in Brooklyn and heads for Manhattan. He moves into an apartment in Greenwich Village. Between acting classes, auditions and odd jobs he spends time with his eccentric friends
Blood in, blood out Bound by honor by Taylor Hackford( visu )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 258 libraries worldwide
Three cousins raised as brothers are torn apart, forcing them to follow separate paths. One searches for truth in the law. One expresses his passion through art. And, one finds power in prison. Yet through it all, family and honor keep their lives intertwined as each strives for survival and power
All-time top 100 TV themes ( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
From early classics like The Lone Ranger to modern-day hits including Friends, this two-disc collection offers up 100 classic TV themes
 
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Alternative Names
Cinti, William 1942-
Conti, Bill.
Conti, William
Conti, William 1942-
DeEtta Little & Nelson Pigford
Languages
English (205)
French (28)
Spanish (18)
German (9)
Multiple languages (7)
Italian (5)
Chinese (1)
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