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Zemeckis, Robert 1952-

Overview
Works: 628 works in 2,442 publications in 13 languages and 55,538 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Animated films  Children's films  Fantasy films  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  War films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Author, fmd, Scenarist, Conceptor, Performer, Restager, Film editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Contributor, Composer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Back to the future by Robert Zemeckis( visu )
236 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 5,274 libraries worldwide
It's the mid-80's, and Marty McFly is your average 17-year-old slacker who happens to be friends with an inventor, Doc Brown. Doc's latest invention is a time machine, that ends up transporting Marty back to 1955 where he must bring his parents together so that he will exist when he gets back to his own time
Forrest Gump by Robert Zemeckis( visu )
236 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 5,147 libraries worldwide
The story follows the life of low I.Q. Forrest Gump (Tom Hanks) and his meeting with the love of his life Jenny. The film chronicles his accidental experiences with some of the most important people and events in America from the late 1950's through the 1970's including a meeting with Elvis Presley, JFK, Lyndon Johnson, Richard Nixon, fighting in Vietnam, etc. The problem is, he doesn't realize the significance of his actions. Forrest comes to embody a generation
The Polar Express by Robert Zemeckis( visu )
74 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 4,707 libraries worldwide
When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe
Cast away by Robert Zemeckis( visu )
156 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,804 libraries worldwide
Chuck Noland, a FedEx systems engineer, finds his ruled-by-the-clock existence ended when a harrowing plane crash leaves him isolated on a remote island. As Chuck struggles to survive, he finds that his own personal journey has only just begun
Who framed Roger Rabbit by Bob Hoskins( visu )
87 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,066 libraries worldwide
The hapless Roger Rabbit is framed for the murder of Marvin Acme, who was photographed "playing patticake" with Roger's wife Jessica. The mixed live and animated action takes place in Hollywood and next-door "Toontown," where humans and "Toons" co-exist
Flight by Robert Zemeckis( visu )
56 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,679 libraries worldwide
A seasoned airline pilot miraculously crash lands his plane after a mid-air catastrophe, saving nearly every soul on board. After the crash, Whip is hailed as a hero, but as more is learned, more questions than answers arise as to who or what was really at fault and what really happened on the plane
Contact by Robert Zemeckis( visu )
100 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,609 libraries worldwide
Astronomer Dr. Ellie Arroway (Foster) receives an encrypted message, apparently from a solar system many light-years away
Beowulf by Robert Zemeckis( visu )
64 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,433 libraries worldwide
This is not your high school teacher's Old English epic poem, but something palpably of this century. In the age of heroes comes the mightiest warrior of them all, Beowulf, to aid King Hrothgar by slaying the monster Grendel. The troubled Danish kingdom has been bedeviled by the demon for years, but in killing him, Beowulf incurs the undying wrath of the beast's ruthlessly seductive mother. After killing her, Beowulf returns to the castle and becomes king. Years pass, and all seems well. Is the age of demons finally over? Before he dies, however, Beowulf must face his past weakness and expiate his sins--if his kingdom is to survive
Disney's a Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( visu )
42 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,231 libraries worldwide
Ebenezer Scrooge begins the Christmas holiday with his usual miserly contempt, barking at his faithful clerk and his cheery nephew. But when the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Yet to Come take him on an eye-opening journey revealing truths Old Scrooge is reluctant to face, he must open his heart to undo years of ill will before it's too late. Includes featurettes, and deleted scenes
Romancing the stone by Robert Zemeckis( visu )
55 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,030 libraries worldwide
A romance writer sets off to Colombia to pay the ransom of her kidnapped sister, and soon finds herself in the middle of a dangerous adventure. Thrown into a jungle full of gunfire, mud slides and poisonous snakes, Joan's only hope lies with Jack Colton, a rugged wanderer straight out of her novels. Together, they'll have to outwit the bandits and survive the jungle if they're to save her sister
The walk by Robert Zemeckis( visu )
34 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,695 libraries worldwide
In 1974, Philippe Petit assembled a team to help him achieve his dream of walking between the World Trade Center towers
What lies beneath by Sarah Kernochan( visu )
32 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,547 libraries worldwide
When Claire Spencer begins seeing ghostly images and hearing mysterious voices in her home, her husband Norman suspects it is just her imagination, until the images turn real. Together they uncover the truth
Mars needs moms by Simon Wells( visu )
10 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,409 libraries worldwide
A young boy named Milo gains a deeper appreciation for his mom after Martians come to Earth to take her away
Back to the future : the complete trilogy ( visu )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 1,260 libraries worldwide
Back to the Future part III: Doc Brown has decided to live in the Old West of the 1880's. But when he's in danger of meeting an untimely end, Marty travels back into the past to rescue him. Doc is so smitten by a schoolteacher that he's become distracted. Now, it's up to Marty to keep Doc out of trouble, get the DeLorean running, and put the past, present and future on track
Gothika by Mathieu Kassovitz( visu )
19 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,231 libraries worldwide
A criminal psychologist is accused of the murder of her husband, a charge she is unable to defend herself against due to her deteriorating sanity
The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,083 libraries worldwide
Anything is possible with a little laughter and a lot of heart in this incredible true story of an extraordinary woman who raised 10 kids on 25 words or less. Academy Award nominee Julianne Moore stars as Evelyn Ryan, a devoted housewife and mother, who uses her knack for words to win thousands of dollars in jingle contests to keep her family together. Also starring Academy Award nominee Woody Harrelson, this witty and engaging comedy celebrates the power of a winning spirit."
1941 by Steven Spielberg( visu )
27 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 894 libraries worldwide
This comedy is set in Los Angeles days after the attack on Pearl Harbor, when the fear of a Japanese invasion hung over the city
Death Becomes Her by Robert Zemeckis( visu )
27 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 891 libraries worldwide
A dark comedy about greed, vanity, sex, immortality, life--and death
Back to the future part III by Robert Zemeckis( visu )
27 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and German and held by 890 libraries worldwide
Doc Brown has decided to live in the Old West of the 1880's. But when he's in danger of meeting an untimely end, Marty travels back into the past to rescue him. There's just one problem: Doc is so smitten by a schoolteacher that he's become distracted. Now, it's up to Marty to keep Doc out of trouble, get the DeLorean running, and put the past, present and future on track so they can all get back to where and when they belong
Monster house by Gil Kenan( visu )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Multiple languages and held by 833 libraries worldwide
Three adventurous kids set out to save their neighbourhood from a house that's actually a living, breathing monster
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Lee Zemeckis, Robert 1951-
Robert Zemeckis Amerikaans filmregisseur
Robert Zemeckis cinéaste américain
Robert Zemeckis litván származású amerikai producer, rendező, forgatókönyvíró
Robert Zemeckis regista, sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico statunitense
Robert Zemeckis reżyser i pisarz amerykański
Robert Zemeckis US-amerikanischer Regisseur und Filmproduzent
Robertas Zemeckis
Roberts Zemekis
Robertus Zemeckis
Zemeckis, Bob
Zemeckis, Robert
Zemeckis, Robert 1951-
Zemeckis, Robert Lee 1951-
Zemeckis, Robert Lee, 1952-....
Ρόμπερτ Ζεμέκις
Роберт Земекис
Роберт Земекіс
Робърт Земекис
Ռոբերտ Զեմեկիս
רוברט זמקיס
רוברט זמקיס שחקן אמריקאי
رابرت زمکیس فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی
روبرت زيميكس
रॉबर्ट झेमेकिस
রবার্ট জেমেকিস
โรเบิร์ต เซเม็กคิส
რობერტ ზემეკისი
로버트 저메키스
저메키스, 로버트 1952-
저멕키스, 로버트 1952-
제메키스, 로버트 1952-
제멕키스, 로버트 1952-
ゼメキス, ロバート
ロバート・ゼメキス
罗伯特·泽米吉斯
羅勃·辛密克斯
羅拔·湛米基斯
羅拔湛米基斯
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