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Broyles, William Jr 1944-

Overview
Works: 198 works in 685 publications in 14 languages and 23,632 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  War films  Historical films  History  Fiction  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Fantasy films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Creator, Author, Scenarist, Speaker, Composer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about William Broyles
Publications by William Broyles
Most widely held works about William Broyles
 
Most widely held works by William Broyles
Apollo 13 by Ron Howard( visu )
76 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 3,621 libraries worldwide
"Stranded 205,000 miles from Earth in a crippled spacecraft, astronauts Jim Lovell, Fred Haise, and Jack Swigert fight a desperate battle to survive. Meanwhile, at Mission Control, astronaut Ken Mattingly, flight director Gene Kranz and a heroic ground crew race against time, and the odds, to bring them home"--Container
The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg( visu )
29 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,105 libraries worldwide
Billy longs to believe in Santa Claus, but he finds it quite difficult to do so. His family has a dogged insistence that all of it, from the North Pole, to the elves, to Santa himself, is all just a myth. This all changes, however, on Christmas Eve, when a mysterious train visits Billy in the middle of the night, promising to take him and a group of other lucky children to the North Pole for a visit with Santa. The train's conductor, along with the other passengers help turn Billy's crisis of faith into a journey of self-discovery
Flags of our fathers by DreamWorks Animation( visu )
44 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,089 libraries worldwide
The story of the five Marines and one Navy corpsman that were forever immortalized as a symbol of WWII by raising the American flag at the battle of Iwo Jima. When Joe Rosenthal's photograph of the event becomes a symbol of hope for the families at home, the three surviving men are pulled from combat and sent on a tour across America to raise desperately-needed bond money. It is a trip that brings out the truths of both that symbolic act, and their lives during war
Cast away by Robert Zemeckis( visu )
53 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,523 libraries worldwide
Chuck Noland, a FedEx systems engineer, finds his by-the-clock existence transformed when a plane crash leaves him stranded alone on a remote Pacific island, struggling to survive, both physically and psychologically
Planet of the apes by Franklin J Schaffner( visu )
42 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,118 libraries worldwide
In a remake of the original film, after an astronaut crash-lands on an uncharted planet he finds himself at odds with a society in which apes are the rulers - and humans are little more than slaves
Unfaithful by Adrian Lyne( visu )
19 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,507 libraries worldwide
When a chance encounter with a sexy stranger erupts into a full-blown affair, passion becomes obsession, and the true price of betrayal takes a shattering toll
Jarhead by Sam Mendes( visu )
21 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,372 libraries worldwide
Anthony 'Swoff' Swofford is a third-generation enlistee who goes from a sobering stint in boot camp to active duty. He sports a sniper's rifle and a hundred-pound ruck on his back through the Middle East deserts. He lives with no cover from the intolerable heat and the potential threat from Iraqi soldiers. Swoff and his fellow Marines sustain themselves with sardonic humanity and wicked comedy on the blazing desert fields in a country they don't understand, against an enemy they can't see, for a cause they don't fully fathom. Marine lifer, Sergeant Sykes, who is in charge of Swoff's scout and sniper platoon. Troy is Swoff's friend and mentor
Entrapment by Inc Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment( visu )
21 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 574 libraries worldwide
When master art thief Robert "Mac" Mac-Dougall becomes entrapped in insurance investigator Gin Baker's game of international intrigue, the stage is set for the largest heist and biggest police sting in history
The magic journey by Tracey West( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 502 libraries worldwide
A magical train ride on Christmas Eve takes a boy to the North Pole to receive a special gift from Santa Claus
The journey begins by Kitty Richards( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 463 libraries worldwide
A boy who is eagerly awaiting a visit from Santa Claus accepts a ride on a magical train headed for the North Pole
Trip to the North Pole by Ellen Weiss( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Chinese and English and held by 359 libraries worldwide
On Christmas eve, a young boy joins some other children on a magical train ride to the North Pole
China Beach ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 323 libraries worldwide
"Part EVAC hospital, part USO entertainment center--this outpost of craziness and compassion introduces us to the Vietnam War through the eyes of the women who served there"--Container
China Beach ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 257 libraries worldwide
"Part EVAC hospital, part USO entertainment center--this outpost of craziness and compassion introduces us to the Vietnam War through the eyes of the women who served there"--Container
China Beach ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
"Part EVAC hospital, part USO entertainment center--this outpost of craziness and compassion introduces us to the Vietnam War through the eyes of the women who served there"--Container
Apollo 13 by Jim Lovell( Book )
17 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and German and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Navertelling van de film over de ruimtevlucht in april 1970, die bijna eindigde in een ramp. Eenvoudige uitgave voor scholieren
Planet of the Apes by W. T Quick( Book )
5 editions published in 2001 in English and Czech and held by 177 libraries worldwide
China Beach ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
"Part EVAC hospital, part USO entertainment center--this outpost of craziness and compassion introduces us to the Vietnam War through the eyes of the women who served there"--Container
Cast away : the shooting script by William Broyles( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
Planet of the apes by Tim Burton( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
The Polar Express : the movie shadow book ( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
A magical train loaded with children travels north over mountains and bridges and through a desert of ice and snow to reach the North Pole, where Santa Claus is waiting to give the first gift of Christmas. Designed to be used with a flashlight to project silhouettes on a wall
 
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Broyles, Bill 1944-
Broyles, Bill 1944 October 8-
Broyles, William D. 1944-
Broyles, William Dodson.
Broyles, William Dodson "Bill".
Broyles, William Jr
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William Broyles Jr. sceneggiatore statunitense
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