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Williams, John 1932-

Overview
Works: 2,278 works in 7,888 publications in 11 languages and 215,060 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Fantasy films  Historical films  Children's films  War films  History  Fiction 
Roles: Composer, Author, Conductor, Arranger, Actor, Performer, Author of screenplay, Instrumentalist, Musician, Adapter, Compiler, Director, Editor, Other, Contributor, Interviewee, Producer, Illustrator, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Williams
Star wars by George Lucas( visu )
245 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 10,479 libraries worldwide
Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and two robots (R2-D2 and C-3PO) work together to rescue the princess and restore justice in the Empire
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J. K Rowling( visu )
88 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 5,613 libraries worldwide
Rescued from the outrageous neglect of his aunt and uncle, a young boy with a great destiny proves his worth while attending Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J. K Rowling( visu )
78 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 5,276 libraries worldwide
Harry, Ron and Hermione, now teenagers, return for their third year at Hogwarts. There they are forced to face escaped prisoner, Sirius Black, who poses a great threat to Harry. In addition to new experiences, Harry must overcome the threats of Dementors, outsmart a werewolf and finally deal with the truth about Sirius and his relationship with his parents. Harry and friends master advanced magic classes, cross time barriers and change the course of more than one life
Harry Potter and the chamber of secrets by Chris Columbus( visu )
61 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 4,662 libraries worldwide
Finds young wizard Harry and his friends Ron and Hermoine facing new challenges during their second year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry as they try to uncover a dark force that is terrorizing the school
Schindler's list by Steven Spielberg( visu )
74 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 4,195 libraries worldwide
The story of a Catholic war profiteer, Oskar Schindler, who risked his life and went bankrupt in order to save more than 1,000 Jews from certain death in concentration camps. He employed Jews in his crockery factory manufacturing goods for the German army. At the same time he tries to stay solvent with the help of a Jewish accountant and negotiates business with a vicious Nazi commandant who enjoys shooting Jews as target practice from the balcony of his villa that overlooks the prison camp he commands
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( visu )
59 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,753 libraries worldwide
A squad of American soldiers, led by Captain Miller, go behind enemy lines to save a missing paratrooper. Includes featurettes
Star wars by Patricia C Wrede( visu )
41 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,523 libraries worldwide
When political separatists attempt to assassinate Senator Amidala, Obi-Wan Kenobi tries to find out why, while Anakin acts as protector to Amidala and begins a forbidden affair with her
Fiddler on the roof by Norman Jewison( visu )
51 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,316 libraries worldwide
This musical, based on the stories of Shalom Aleichem, takes place in pre-revolutionary Russia and centers on the life of Tevye (Topol), a milkman who is trying to keep his family's traditions in place while marrying off his three older daughters. Yet, times are changing and the daughters want to make their own matches, breaking free of many of the constricting customs required of them by Judaism. In the background of these events, Russia is on the brink of revolution and Jews are feeling increasingly unwelcome in their villages
Lincoln by Steven Spielberg( visu )
33 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,306 libraries worldwide
A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th president's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country, and abolish slavery. With the moral courage and fierce determination to succeed, his choices during this critical moment will change the fate of generations to come
E.T., the extra-terrestrial by Steven Spielberg( visu )
59 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,274 libraries worldwide
A 10-year old boy befriends a creature from another planet that has been stranded on earth
Memoirs of a geisha by Rob Marshall( visu )
23 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,086 libraries worldwide
In 1929, a poor fisherman sells his 9-year-old daughter to a geisha house in Kyoto. Chiyo will be an unpaid servant until it is determined if she is beautiful enough for apprenticeship, and the house's clientèle. Run by Mother, the ruling geisha is Hatsumomo, and little Pumpkin her only friend. Trained under strict discipline for a lifetime of entertaining and flattering wealthy men, Sayuri grows up lovely, accomplished, and the target of jealous rivals. Love is no part of this cloistered world, although geisha lore hints that even if they fall in love with clients--the operative word is client, and that love is never free
The patriot by Chris Cooper( visu )
44 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,030 libraries worldwide
"A hero of the fierce French and Indian conflict, Martin had renounced fighting forever to raise his family in peace. But when the British arrive at his South Carolina home and endanger what he holds dear, Martin takes up arms alongside his idealistic patriot son, Gabriel, and leads a brave rebel Militia into battle against a relentless and overwhelming English army. In the process, he discovers the only way to protect his family is to fight for a young nation's freedom." -- Back of container
Catch me if you can by Steven Spielberg( visu )
33 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 3,015 libraries worldwide
Based on the autobiography of a brilliant young master of deception and the FBI agent hot on his trail. Frank W. Abagnale, Jr. passed himself off as a pilot, a lawyer, and a doctor all before his 21st birthday
War of the worlds by Steven Spielberg( visu )
48 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,928 libraries worldwide
A father strives to protect his family from a horde of invading aliens
The book thief by Brian Percival( visu )
15 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 2,854 libraries worldwide
To escape the horrors of World War II Germany, a young girl steals books to read and visits with the Jewish refugee hiding in her house
Indiana Jones and the kingdom of the crystal skull by Steven Spielberg( visu )
17 editions published in 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,801 libraries worldwide
Indy tries to outrace a brilliant and beautiful agent for the mystical, all-powerful Crystal Skull of Akator. Teaming up with a rebellious young biker and his spirited love Marion, Indy takes you on a breathtaking, action-packed adventure
Minority report by Steven Spielberg( visu )
71 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,681 libraries worldwide
A special police unit of people gifted with precognition keeps future crimes from happening until corruption invades their ranks
Jaws by Steven Spielberg( visu )
75 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,669 libraries worldwide
The 30th anniversary edition of the classic 'I'm-Never-Going-In-The-Water-Again' story of a killer shark that has taken over the waters near a seaside community, and the three men who set out to kill it
Raiders of the lost ark by Steven Spielberg( visu )
39 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,663 libraries worldwide
"Indy ... and his feisty ex-flame Marion Ravenwood ... dodge booby-traps, fight Nazis and stare down snakes in their incredible worldwide quest for the mystical Ark of the Covenant"--Container
Star wars by J. J Abrams( visu )
20 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 2,661 libraries worldwide
As Kylo Ren and the sinister First Order rise from the ashes of the Empire, Luke Skywalker is missing when the galaxy needs him most. It's up to Rey, a desert scavenger, and Finn, a defecting stormtrooper, to join forces with Han Solo and Chewbacca in a desperate search for the one hope of restoring peace to the galaxy
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Con Uilliams
Džons Viljamss
Ioannes Towner Williams
J. Williams
John T. Williams
John Towner Williams
John Willams
John William
John, Williams
John Williams (2)
John Williams Amerikanischer Komponist, Dirigent und Pianist
John Williams amerykański kompozytor filmowy
John Williams componist
John Williams compositeur, pianiste et chef d'orchestre américain
John Williams Compositor, pianista i director d'orquestra nascut als Estats Units
John Williams compositor, pianista y director de orquesta estadounidense
John Williams direttore d'orchestra e compositore statunitense
John Williams extraterrestre compositor, pianista y director de orquesta estadounidense
Johnny Williams
jony wiliamo dirretora dela becuzzi mi mama mocho zirnhelta
Towner Williams, John 1932-
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Williams, Joy
Τζον Γουίλιαμς
Джон Вільямс
Джон Таўнер Уільямс
Джон Уильямс американский композитор
Джон Уилямс
Џон Вилијамс
Ջոն Ուիլյամս
ג'ון ויליאמס
جان ویلیامز
جون ويليامز
जॉन विलियम्स
จอห์น วิลเลียมส์
ჯონ უილიამსი
존 윌리엄스
ウィリアムス, J.
ウィリアムズ, ジョン
ジョン・ウィリアムズ
約翰·威廉士
約翰·威廉斯
Languages
English (976)
German (62)
French (60)
Spanish (44)
Italian (13)
Multiple languages (8)
Korean (3)
Japanese (2)
Portuguese (2)
Russian (1)
Hungarian (1)
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