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Columbus, Chris

Overview
Works: 448 works in 1,547 publications in 7 languages and 53,725 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  Suspense fiction  Film series  Fantasy fiction  Young adult works  Fantasy films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Actor, Scenarist, Performer, Film editor, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent, Interviewee, dir, Other, Author of dialog
Classifications: PN1995.9.F36, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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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 )
40 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 6,279 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 for Wizards and Witches
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J. K Rowling( visu )
130 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 6,203 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
Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban by J. K Rowling( visu )
50 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 4,746 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. 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
Night at the Museum by Ben Stiller( visu )
26 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 4,453 libraries worldwide
Larry Daley is a divorced father who can't seem to keep a job for more than a week. He applies for a job at the Museum of Natural History and is assigned as a night guard. However, a seemingly easy job turns out to be an adventure when he finds that an ancient curse has caused the "inhabitants" of the museum to come to life
The help by Emma Stone( visu )
17 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 3,294 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
Home alone by Chris Columbus( visu )
72 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,046 libraries worldwide
When eight-year-old Kevin McCallister's family left for vacation, they forgot one minor detail: Kevin!
Rent by Chris Columbus( visu )
35 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 2,423 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 with 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
Percy Jackson & the Olympians ( visu )
11 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 2,243 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!
Home alone 2 lost in New York by Macaulay Culkin( visu )
49 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,217 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
House of secrets by Chris Columbus( Book )
15 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and German and held by 2,099 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
Stepmom by Ed Harris( visu )
27 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,828 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 diagnose of cancer, which might may be deadly for Jackie. They all have to learn a little in order to grow together
Gremlins by Joe Dante( visu )
38 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,590 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
Jingle all the way by Arnold Schwarzenegger( visu )
13 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 1,421 libraries worldwide
Desperate to buy a hot-selling toy, a father endures a frantic last-minute shopping spree on Christmas Eve
Percy Jackson ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1,316 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
Nine months by Chris Columbus( visu )
24 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,166 libraries worldwide
The news that his girlfriend is expecting a baby sends Sam, an unflappable child psychologist, into a panic. Torn between advice given by a well-meaning but over-bearing couple and his confirmed bachelor buddy, Sam is in serious danger of losing his mind and his girlfriend
Bicentennial man by Christopher Columbus( visu )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,058 libraries worldwide
A comedy about an android "household appliance" robot who just wants to be a regular guy
Adventures in babysitting by Chris Columbus( visu )
12 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,001 libraries worldwide
A babysitter and three kids leave the safe suburbs and head for the heart of the big city to rescue a frantic friend
I love you, Beth Cooper by Inc Fox Atomic (Firm); 1492 Pictures.; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment( visu )
15 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 985 libraries worldwide
When Denis, the geekiest guy in high school, proclaims his love for super-popular Beth Cooper during his valedictorian speech, everyone is speechless. But the real shock comes that night when Beth shows up at Denis's house with her two best friends to show him how the cool kids party. Beth decides to show him the best night of his life
Night at the museum ( visu )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 697 libraries worldwide
History is larger than life, and twice as funny, in this monumental comedy sequel. Larry Daley is a former night watchman at the Museum of Natural History, where the exhibits come to life after dark. Now Larry's nocturnal friends are being retired to the archives of the Smithsonian Institution, luring him back for a hilarious, all-out battle against museum misfits who plan to take over the Smithsonian, and the world
Young Sherlock Holmes by Steven Spielberg( visu )
10 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 536 libraries worldwide
When a plague of bizarre, puzzling murders grips London, schoolboy Holmes and his newfound friend Watson find themselves unwittingly entangled in the dark mystery
 
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Alternative Names
Christopher Columbus.
Columbus, Christopher.
Columbus Christopher 1958-....
Languages
English (539)
Spanish (16)
French (14)
German (7)
Multiple languages (6)
Italian (2)
Korean (1)
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