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Williams, John 1932-

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Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban by J. K Rowling( visu )
44 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 5,173 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 sorcerer's stone by J. K Rowling( visu )
26 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 5,059 libraries worldwide
Harry Potter, an orphaned child that has spent the first ten years of his life living under the stairs of his aunt and uncle's house, is invited to join the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. He learns his destiny lies in the realm of magic and fantasy
Harry Potter and the chamber of secrets by J. K Rowling( visu )
51 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 4,616 libraries worldwide
Young wizard Harry and his friends Ron and Hermoine face 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
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( visu )
46 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,371 libraries worldwide
In the last great invasion of World War II, a squad of American soldiers embark on a special mission ... to find Private Ryan. Faced with impossible odds, surrounded by the brutalities of war, each man searches for his own answer and the strength to triumph over an uncertain future with honor, decency and courage
Schindler's list by Thomas Keneally( visu )
34 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,842 libraries worldwide
A cinematic masterpiece and winner of 7 Academy Awards including Best Picture and Best Director, the film presents the indelible true story of Oskar Schindler, a member of the Nazi party, womaniser and and war profiteer who saved more than 1100 Jews during the Holocaust. He 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
E.T., the extra-terrestrial by Steven Spielberg( visu )
32 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and French and held by 3,104 libraries worldwide
A 10-year old boy befriends a creature from another planet that has been stranded on earth
Fiddler on the roof by United Artists Corporation( visu )
23 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and held by 3,019 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 )
29 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,019 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
Star wars ( visu )
16 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 2,992 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
The patriot by Roland Emmerich( visu )
18 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,926 libraries worldwide
A hero of the French and Indian conflict, Benjamin Martin had renounced fighting forever to raise his family in peace. However, when British troops arrive at his South Carolina home and endanger his family, he takes up arms alongside his idealistic patriot son, Gabriel
Catch me if you can by Steven Spielberg( visu )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 2,921 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
Memoirs of a geisha by Rob Marshall( visu )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 2,811 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
Indiana Jones and the kingdom of the crystal skull by Steven Spielberg( visu )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2,652 libraries worldwide
Indiana Jones tries to outrace a brilliant and beautiful Soviet agent for the mystical, all-powerful Crystal Skull of Akator, and, teaming up with a rebellious young biker and his spirited love Marion, Indy embarks on an adventure into the jungles of Peru
Superman returns by Bryan Singer( visu )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 2,546 libraries worldwide
Following a mysterious absence of several years, the man of Steel returns to Earth. While archenemy Lex Luthor plots to render him powerless once and for all, Superman faces the realization that Lois Lane has moved on with her life
Minority report by Steven Spielberg( visu )
40 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,526 libraries worldwide
In the dazzlingly futuristic Washington D.C. of 2054, murder has been eliminated. John Anderton presides over the Department of Pre-Crime, wherein three "Pre-Cogs,"--precognitive humans drifting in a flotation tank, their brain waves tapped by computers--pick up thoughts of premeditated murder and warn the cops, who swoop down and arrest the would-be perpetrators before the killings can take place. Although the Pre-Cogs are never wrong sometimes they disagree. The dissenting Pre-Cog is said to have filed a minority report. If you could outsmart the Pre-Cog system, you would have committed the perfect crime. Bureau director Lamar Burgess tries to shield Anderton from bureaucrats like Danny Witwer of the Justice Department. As the pre-crime strategy prepares to go national, Witwer seems to have doubts about its wisdom--or he is only jealous of its success?
The terminal by Steven Spielberg( visu )
22 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,508 libraries worldwide
Viktor is a simple man with a mission who finds himself entrapped in JFK airport after the accidental loss of his country to villainous coup. He becomes a man without a country and is stuck in at the airport's international terminal with no visa, and is instructed that he is not allowed to leave. Slowly he encounters airport workers who come to his aid by mutual coercion. Gupta the hilarious Indian custodian; Enrique who transports food; Torres the security clerk and Mulroy. Viktor eventually falls for a stewardess who has spent her life waiting for the right man to come along
War of the worlds by H. G Wells( visu )
14 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 2,506 libraries worldwide
A father strives to protect his family from a horde of invading aliens
Star wars ( visu )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 2,486 libraries worldwide
The Star Wars saga is now complete with Episode III: Revenge of the Sith. Torn between loyalty to his mentor, Obi-Wan Kenobi and the seductive powers of the Sith, Anakin Skywalker ultimately turns his back on the Jedi, thus completing his journey to the dark side and his transformation into Darth Vader. Experience the breathtaking scope of the final chapter in spectacular digital clarity and relive all the epic battles including the final climatic lightsaber duel between Anakin and Obi-Wan
Raiders of the lost ark by Steven Spielberg( visu )
17 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and French and held by 2,433 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
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom by Steven Spielberg( visu )
31 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,427 libraries worldwide
After barely escaping a Shanghai nightclub brawl, Indiana Jones crash-lands into the wilds of India where he uncovers a scheme that has enslaved a remote village's children. Indy must save the children and avoid becoming a slave himself to the evil Thuggee cult
 
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J. Williams
John T. Williams
John Towner Williams
John Willams
John William
John, Williams
John Williams (2)
Johnny Williams
Towner Williams, John 1932-
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Williams, Joy
ウィリアムス, J.
ウィリアムズ, ジョン
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English (464)
French (21)
Spanish (13)
German (5)
Italian (5)
Multiple languages (2)
Korean (2)
Russian (1)
Hungarian (1)
Slovenian (1)
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