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Conti, Bill

Works: 543 works in 1,381 publications in 7 languages and 21,407 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Fiction  Spy films  Television music  Historical films  Comedy films  Motion pictures 
Roles: Composer, Author, Conductor, Performer, Musician, Instrumentalist, Arranger, Scenarist, Singer, Producer, Bibliographic antecedent, Actor, Contributor, Narrator, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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 )
70 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,738 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 1,524 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 1,216 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of New Jersey high school principal Joe Clark, who wins the support and respect of his students for his controversial methods in ridding the school of violent students and drug dealers
Broadcast news by James L Brooks( visu )
16 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,076 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
Rocky II by Sylvester Stallone( visu )
31 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,059 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
For your eyes only by Ian Fleming( visu )
23 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,029 libraries worldwide
James Bond is thrust into one of his most riveting adventures filled with outrageous stunts, passionate encounters and exciting confrontations. James has a lethal determination to find himself infiltrating the Greek underworld and races against time to find a stolen device capable of controlling a fleet of nuclear submarines
The adventures of Huck Finn by Stephen Sommers( visu )
12 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 937 libraries worldwide
The unforgettable saga of a mischievous youngster and a runaway slave on a wild expedition to freedom. As the pair take the ride of their lives down the treacherous Mississippi River, they run into an entertaining assortment of off-beat characters and face one challenging adventure after another
Private Benjamin by Howard Zieff( visu )
7 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 734 libraries worldwide
A wealthy Jewish widow gets talked into joining the Army by a smooth talking recruiter, where she has to grow up fast
Tortilla soup ( visu )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 727 libraries worldwide
A heartwarming comedy that's all about food, family and a certain kind of magic that only happens at the dinner table. Martin is the culinary genius behind a successful restaurant and the widowed father of three daughters whom he has a compulsion to try and steer in the right direction. Hungry for their independance, the girls find themselves at odds with their traditionalist father
Rocky V by John G Avildsen( visu )
23 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 630 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 Displaced person by Flannery O'Connor( visu )
12 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and held by 604 libraries worldwide
Set in Georgia during the late 1940's, a Polish refugee (Mr. Guizac) who is relocated by a priest (John Houseman) to work on Mrs. McIntyre's (Irene Worth) farm. Quickly the industrious and clever Mr. Guizac becomes a threat to the other farmworkers. Soon all are plotting Mr. Guizac's downfall until fate unexpectedly takes a hand. Two-time Oscar-winning screenwriter Horton Foote crafts the screenplay in this powerful, timely and shocking story
The right stuff by Philip Kaufman( visu )
21 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 548 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 514 libraries worldwide
When the cast is removed from his newly healed broken arm, clumsy 12-year-old Henry is shocked to find his arm has become a 100 mph fastball. His throw from the bleachers directly to home plate alerts the last place Chicago Cubs and before you know it, he is signed as their new ace pitcher. With a few pointers from an aging star pitcher, young Henry actually manages to pull off the impossible
Rocky original motion picture score by Bill Conti( Sound Recording )
33 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 410 libraries worldwide
F/X ( visu )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 349 libraries worldwide
Rollie Tyler is one of the movies' best special effects artists, known as "F/X" in the industry. He faces his most challenging assignment--turning special effects into reality. He is asked by the Justice Department to stage the fake assassination of an underworld witness. Now his F/X ingenuity becomes the key to his own survival
An unmarried woman by Paul Mazursky( visu )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 322 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 291 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 273 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 265 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 257 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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Bill Conti amerikansk komponist
Bill Conti amerikansk kompositör
Bill Conti amerykański twórca muzyki filmowej
Bill Conti compositeur américain
Bill Conti compositore e arrangiatore statunitense
Bill Conti US-amerikanischer Komponist
Cinti, William 1942-
Conti, Bill.
Conti, William
Conti, William 1942-
DeEtta Little & Nelson Pigford
Конти, Билл
بیل کونتی آهنگساز آمریکایی
English (210)
French (28)
Spanish (19)
German (11)
Multiple languages (8)
Italian (5)
Chinese (1)
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