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Columbus, Chris

Overview
Works: 179 works in 1,175 publications in 16 languages and 59,760 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Fiction  Christmas films  Juvenile works  Science fiction films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Author of screenplay, Actor, Restager, Scenarist, fmd, Performer, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent, Film editor, Adapter, Other, Author of dialog
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Chris Columbus
Publications by Chris Columbus
Most widely held works by Chris Columbus
Harry Potter and the chamber of secrets by Chris Columbus( visu )
152 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 8,852 libraries worldwide
Cars fly, trees fight back and a mysterious elf comes to warn Harry Potter at the start of the second year of his amazing journey into the world of wizardry. This year at Hogwarts, spiders talk, letters scold and Harry's own unsettling ability to speak to snakes turns his friends against him. From dueling clubs to rogue Bludgers, it's a year of adventure and danger when bloody writing on a wall announces: The Chamber of Secrets has been opened. To save Hogwarts will require all of Harry, Ron and Hermione's magical abilities and courage
Night at the Museum by Ben Stiller( visu )
50 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 7,301 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
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J. K Rowling( visu )
76 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 5,169 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
Home alone by Chris Columbus( visu )
116 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 3,624 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 )
25 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and French and held by 3,474 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 Chris Colombus( visu )
13 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and German and held by 2,563 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
Percy Jackson & the Olympians ( visu )
24 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,540 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 Chris Columbus( visu )
30 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,495 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
The goonies by Richard Donner( visu )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and French and held by 2,467 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
Home alone 2 lost in New York by Macaulay Culkin( visu )
61 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,465 libraries worldwide
"Kevin McCallister is ... ready to turn the Big Apple into his own playground. ... The notorious Wet Bandits, Harry and Marv, still smarting from their last encounter with Kevin, are plotting a huge holiday heist. Kevin's ready to welcome them with a battery of booby traps that the bumbling bandits will never forget"--Container
Stepmom by Julia Roberts( visu )
65 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,859 libraries worldwide
Melodrama waarin het moederschap over twee kinderen door de vriendin van een zakenman bevochten wordt op zijn ex-vrouw
Gremlins by Joe Dante( visu )
42 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,786 libraries worldwide
Billy Peltzer's father buys him a new cudly pet. But heed these three warnings: Don't ever get him wet. Keep him away from bright light. And the most important thing, the one thing you must never forget: no matter how much her cries, no matter how much he begs ... never, never feed him after midnight
House of secrets by Chris Columbus( Book )
34 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,722 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
Percy Jackson: sea of monsters by Logan Lerman( visu )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,587 libraries worldwide
"The heroes and villains of Greek mythology roar to life in two thrilling fantasy-adventure films based on the best-selling Percy Jackson & the Olympians book series. In Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief, after being accused of stealing Zeus' lightning bolt, Percy embarks on an incredible journey to prove his innocence and prevent a war among the gods. Then in Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters, Percy goes on a cross-country search for the fabled Golden Fleece, which has the power to save his world... and save us all!" -- container
Jingle all the way by Brian Levant( visu )
18 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 1,493 libraries worldwide
Desperate to buy a hot-selling toy, a father endures a frantic last-minute shopping spree on Christmas Eve
Pixels ( visu )
21 editions published in 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,454 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
Nine months by Chris Columbus( visu )
32 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,220 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
I love you, Beth Cooper by chris columbus ( '09 ) Movie( visu )
18 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 6 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 else is speechless. But the real shock comes that night when Beth shows up at Denis' 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
Battle of the beasts by Chris Columbus( Book )
15 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Danish and held by 960 libraries worldwide
Since the siblings' last adventure, life in the Walker household is much improved -- the family is rich and the Wind Witch is banished. But no Walker will be safe until she is found. Summoning her to San Francisco brings all the danger that comes with her, and puts the Walkers in the crosshairs of a mysterious journey through Denver Kristoff's books. As the Walkers travel from ancient Rome to World War II to Tibet, they are tested in ways that cut deeper than before -- by Denver Kristoff, the Wind Witch, and one another
Adventures in babysitting by Chris Columbus( visu )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 940 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
 
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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
כריס קולומבוס
كريس كولومبوس
کریس کلمبوس (فیلم‌ساز) فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی
क्रिस कोलम्बस
ক্রিস কলম্বাস
சிரிஷ் கொலம்பஸ்
คริส โคลัมบัส
콜럼버스, 크리스 1958-
크리스 콜럼버스
クリス・コロンバス
克里斯·哥伦布
Languages
English (590)
French (59)
Spanish (59)
German (30)
Multiple languages (21)
Italian (7)
Chinese (5)
Danish (4)
Korean (2)
Turkish (2)
Swedish (2)
Catalan (2)
Russian (1)
Japanese (1)
Croatian (1)
Portuguese (1)
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