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Columbus, Chris

Works: 334 works in 1,840 publications in 15 languages and 71,041 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Christmas films  Fiction  Social problem films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Author of screenplay, Actor, fmd, Scenarist, Restager, Performer, Film editor, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent, Adapter, Interviewee, dir, Other, Author of dialog
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Publications about Chris Columbus
Publications by Chris Columbus
Most widely held works about Chris Columbus
Most widely held works by Chris Columbus
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J. K Rowling( visu )
208 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 7,238 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 chamber of secrets by Chris Columbus( visu )
193 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 6,478 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
Night at the Museum by Ben Stiller( visu )
35 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 5,757 libraries worldwide
When the Museum of Natural History is closed for upgrades and renovations, some of the 'animated' museum pieces are moved to the famous archives at the Smithsonian Institute. Larry Daley gets into the action when Jedediah calls him to say that Dexter stole The Tablet and the evil Pharaoh Kahmunrah is attacking them. Larry sneaks into the Archives and meets Amelia Earhart who is thrilled at the prospect of adventure and helps him out. Later, Larry is rehired at the museum as the night guard, and meets a young woman who looks just like Amelia
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J. K Rowling( visu )
81 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 5,099 libraries worldwide
Year three at Hogwarts means new fun and challenges as Harry learns the delicate art of approaching a Hippogriff, transforming shape-shifting Boggarts into hilarity and even turning back time. But the term also brings danger: soul-sucking Dementors hover over the school, an ally of the accursed He-Who-Cannot-Be-Named lurks within the castle walls, and fearsome wizard Sirius Black escapes Azkaban
Home alone by Chris Columbus( visu )
104 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,657 libraries worldwide
When eight-year-old Kevin McCallister's family left for vacation, they forgot one minor detail: Kevin. He's left home alone overnight with two bumbling burglers trying to break in so he rigs a bewildering battery of boobytraps to welcome them
The Help by Tate Taylor( visu )
26 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 3,517 libraries worldwide
In 1960s Mississippi, Skeeter, a southern society girl, returns from college determined to become a writer but turns her friends' lives and a small Mississippi town upside down when she decides to interview the black women who have spent their lives taking care of prominent southern families. Aibileen, Skeeter's best friend's housekeeper, is the first to open up, to the dismay of her friends in the tight-knit black community
Mrs. Doubtfire by Anne Fine( visu )
117 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,409 libraries worldwide
Daniel Hillard is no ordinary father, so when he learns his ex-wife needs a housekeeper, he applies for the job. With the perfect wig, a little makeup and a dress for all occasions, he becomes Mrs. Doubtfire, a devoted British housekeeper who is hired on the spot. Free to be the "woman" he never knew he could be, the disguised Daniel creates a whole new life with his entire family
Home alone 2 : lost in New York by Macaulay Culkin( visu )
59 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,541 libraries worldwide
Kevin McCallister is ready to turn the Big Apple into his own playground. The notorious Wet Bandits, still smarting from their last encounter with Kevin, are plotting a huge holiday heist in New York. Kevin's ready to welcome them with a battery of booby traps that the bumbling bandits will never forget
Percy Jackson & the Olympians by Fox 2000 Pictures( visu )
17 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,494 libraries worldwide
Percy Jackson is no ordinary teenager, he's the son of Poseidon and is accused of stealing Zeus' lightning bolt, the most powerful weapon ever created! With storm clouds brewing, Percy embarks on an incredible cross-country journey to prove his innocence, recover the bolt, and prevent a war among the gods that could destroy our world!
Rent by Jonathan Larson( visu )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,438 libraries worldwide
Focuses on the year in the life of a group of friends in New York's East Village. The "bohemians" live carefree lives of art, music, sex, and drugs. It is carefree until Mark, an aspiring filmmaker, and Roger, an aspiring songwriter, find out they owe a year's rent to Benny. Benny is a former friend who had promised them free rent when he married the landlord's daughter. Roger has also attracted the attention of his downstairs neighbor, Mimi. Mark's former girlfriend, Maureen, has found a new romance in a lawyer named Joanne. Philosophy professor Tom finds his soul mate in drag queen Angel. With this being the late 1980s, the threat of AIDS is always present
Gremlins by Joe Dante( visu )
54 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,014 libraries worldwide
When a young bank teller inadvertently breaks the rules of Mogwai care, his new pet, Gizmo, multiplies into a bevy of mischievous brothers, who soon morph into malevolent scaly creatures
The goonies by Richard Donner( visu )
48 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,899 libraries worldwide
Two kids find a treasure map just as they're about to lose their house. They and their friends go on a search for the treasure, but not without trouble from a few ne'er-do-wells
Stepmom by Chris Columbus( visu )
47 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,817 libraries worldwide
Anna and Ben, the two children of Jackie and Luke, have to cope with the fact that their parents divorced and that there is a new woman in their father's life: Isabel, a successful photographer. She does her best to treat the kids in a way that makes them still feel at home when being with their dad, but also loves her work and does not plan to give it up. But Jackie, a full-time-mother, regards Isabel's efforts as offensively insufficient. She can't understand that work can be important to her as well as the kids. The conflict between them is deepened by the sudden diagnosis of cancer, which may be deadly for Jackie. They all have to learn a little in order to grow together
House of secrets by Chris Columbus( Book )
27 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,693 libraries worldwide
Cordelia, Brendan, and Eleanor Walker, aged fifteen to eight, must rely on a mysterious book to face the Wind Witch and her father, the Storm King, who have kidnapped Dr. and Mrs. Walker and brought them to a strange world of magic
Night at the museum ( visu )
9 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Croatian and held by 1,656 libraries worldwide
"This time, Larry Daley...and his heroic friends embark on their greatest adventure yet as they travel to London in order to save the magic that brings the museum exhibits to life!" -- Container
Pixels ( visu )
36 editions published in 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,651 libraries worldwide
As kids in the 1980s, Sam Brenner, Will Cooper, Ludlow Lamonsoff, and Eddie "The Fire Blaster" Plant saved the world thousands of times, at 25 cents a game in the video arcades. Now, they're going to have to do it for real. In Pixels, when intergalactic aliens discover video feeds of classic arcade games and misinterpret them as a declaration of war, they attack the Earth, using the video games as the models for their assaults
Percy Jackson: sea of monsters by Logan Lerman( visu )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,612 libraries worldwide
Based on the publishing phenomenon, Percy Jackson and other young demigods continue to fight, but this time in the sea, to fulfill their destinies. To save their world, Percy and his friends must find the fabled and magical Golden Fleece. Embarking on a treacherous odyssey into the uncharted waters of the Sea of Monsters (known to humans as the Bermuda Triangle), they battle terrifying creatures, an army of zombies, and the ultimate Evil
Christmas with the Kranks by Joe Roth( visu )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and French and held by 1,575 libraries worldwide
"When their only daughter Blair leaves the family nest, Luther and Nora Krank decide to book an island cruise to beat the yuletide blues and just skip the holidays. But their decision to boycott tradition has the whole neighborhood in an uproar. When Blair calls on Christmas Eve to announce a surprise visit with her new fiancé, the Kranks have just twelve hours to perform a miracle and pull themselves and their neighbors together to throw the best celebration ever!" -- Back of container
Jingle all the way by Brian Levant( visu )
19 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 1,539 libraries worldwide
Desperate to buy a hot-selling toy, a father endures a frantic last-minute shopping spree on Christmas Eve
Bicentennial man by Robin Williams( visu )
26 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,168 libraries worldwide
A comedy about an android "household appliance" robot who just wants to be a regular guy
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Alternative Names
Chris Columbus American filmmaker
Chris Columbus Amerikaans filmregisseur
Chris Columbus amerikai filmrendező
Chris Columbus cinéaste américain
Chris Columbus regista, sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico statunitense
Chris Columbus reżyser amerykański
Chris Columbus US-amerikanischer Regisseur, Produzent und Drehbuchautor
Christopher Columbus
Columbus, Christopher.
Columbus Christopher 1958-....
Крис Коламбус
Крис Колумбус
Крис Кълъмбъс
Кріс Коламбус
Քրիստոֆեր Կոլամբուս
כריס קולומבוס
קריס קאלומבוס אמעריקאנער רעזשיסאר און פילם פראדוצירער
كريس كولومبوس
کریس کلمبوس (فیلم‌ساز) فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی
क्रिस कोलम्बस
ক্রিস কলম্বাস
சிரிஷ் கொலம்பஸ்
คริส โคลัมบัส
콜럼버스, 크리스 1958-
크리스 콜럼버스
English (867)
French (84)
Spanish (55)
German (40)
Multiple languages (24)
Italian (14)
Japanese (3)
Chinese (2)
Turkish (2)
Catalan (2)
Portuguese (2)
Korean (2)
Croatian (1)
Swedish (1)
Dutch (1)
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