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Conti, Bill

Overview
Works: 480 works in 1,423 publications in 7 languages and 23,322 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Martial arts films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Sports films  Biographical films  Historical films  Spy films  History 
Roles: Composer, Author, Conductor, Performer, Arranger, Musician, Instrumentalist, Actor, Scenarist, Singer, Narrator, Interviewee, Producer, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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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 Sylvester Stallone( visu )
79 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,856 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 )
39 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,856 libraries worldwide
A handyman/martial arts master, Mr Miyagi (Morita), agrees to teach karate to bullied outsider Daniel LaRusso (Macchio), and shows him that there's more to life than fighting
Lean on me by Michael Schiffer( visu )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,265 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
The right stuff by Philip Kaufman( visu )
41 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,201 libraries worldwide
Academy Award winning film telling the story of America's first astronauts, men who created a new type of hero, based on the story of Chuck Yeager
Rocky II by Sylvester Stallone( visu )
33 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,093 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 )
17 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,093 libraries worldwide
"This 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 (William Hurt) and her closest confidant, a cynical veteran reporter (Albert Brooks). James L. Brooks' witty, gently prophetic entertainment is a captivating transmission from an era in which ideas on love and media were rapidly changing." -- Back of container
Tortilla soup ( visu )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 993 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 independence, the girls find themselves at odds with their traditionalist father
The adventures of Huck Finn by Mark Twain( visu )
15 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 982 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 )
10 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 758 libraries worldwide
A wealthy Jewish widow gets talked into joining the Army by a smooth talking recruiter, where she has to grow up fast
For your eyes only by John Glen( visu )
54 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 750 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
Rocky V by John G Avildsen( visu )
22 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 677 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
Flannery O'Connor's The Displaced Person by Flannery O'Connor( visu )
13 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and held by 588 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
North and South ( visu )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 553 libraries worldwide
Two families, the Hazards and the Mains, are geographically and ideologically separated by the U.S. Civil War. The hatred, prejudice, and greed that tear at the fabric of a nation also threaten to destroy the threads that have woven the lives of these two families together
Rookie of the year by Thomas Ian Nicholas( visu )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 532 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 )
35 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 412 libraries worldwide
You only live twice by Lewis Gilbert( visu )
12 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and held by 352 libraries worldwide
A British spy trawler is accidentally sunk off the coast of a Warsaw pact country. On board the ship is a hi-tech encryption device called ATAC, which the British use to send launch instructions to their Polaris fleet. 007 James Bond's investigations leads to Greece where he meets Melina Havelock. She is out for revenge for the murder of her parents at the hands of the "Contact." Together they fight to discover the identity of the 'Contact' so James can retrieve the lost device and Melina can get revenge
F/X ( visu )
8 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 351 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 Jill Clayburgh( visu )
8 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 327 libraries worldwide
Story of a woman rebuilding her life socially and emotionally, after her divorce
Bad boys by Richard Rosenthal( visu )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 305 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 286 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
 
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Bill Conti americký hudební skladatel
Bill Conti Amerikaans componist
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
Білл Конті
Конти, Билл
بیل کونتی آهنگساز آمریکایی
ビル・コンティ
Languages
English (257)
French (51)
Spanish (43)
German (18)
Multiple languages (14)
Italian (5)
Chinese (1)
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