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Young, Christopher 1957-

Overview
Works: 185 works in 950 publications in 8 languages and 30,781 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Legal films  Biographical films  Sports films  Romance films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Composer, Author, Actor, Performer, Musician, Compiler, Photographer, Creator, Contributor, Former owner
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Christopher Young
Publications by Christopher Young
Most widely held works by Christopher Young
Runaway jury by John Cusack( visu )
39 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,232 libraries worldwide
After a man dies in a shooting incident, his wife files a lawsuit against the company that manufactured the gun. Her lawyer argues that the firm in question knew the shop which sold the weapon was not following federal regulations. As the case goes to trial, the firearm manufacturer takes no chances on the outcome, and they hire Rankin Fitch, a "jury consultant" who makes it his business to see that he knows enough about the jurors to be able to guarantee the result of the trial
Wonder boys by Curtis Hanson( visu )
26 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 1,368 libraries worldwide
During a single weekend, college professor and writer Grady Tripp scrambles to gather together a life that has suddenly reeled out of control. Along for the ride are his gifted but troubled student, his eccentric editor, the married chancellor of his university who is pregnant with his child, and his sultry student boarder
Love happens by Brandon Camp( visu )
12 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,366 libraries worldwide
When self-help author Dr. Burke Ryan arrives in Seattle to teach a sold-out seminar, he unexpectedly meets florist Eloise Chandler, the one person who might be able to help him help himself. But will two people who have met the right person at exactly the wrong time be able to give love another chance? They'll find that sometimes when you least expect it ... love happens
The exorcism of Emily Rose by Scott Derrickson( visu )
24 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,365 libraries worldwide
In an extremely rare decision, the Catholic Church officially recognized the demonic possession of a 19 year-old college freshman. Told in terrifying flashbacks, it chronicles the haunting trial of the priest accused of negligence resulting in the death of the young girl believed to be possessed. Middle-aged single lawyer defends Father Moore, a priest on trial for the negligent homicide of a young girl named Emily Rose
The shipping news by Lasse Hallström( visu )
29 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,345 libraries worldwide
A typesetter in New York, Quoyle returns to his family's longtime home, a small fishing town in Newfoundland, with his young daughter, after a traumatizing experience with her mother, who sold her to an illegal adoption agency. Though Quoyle has had little success thus far in life, his shipping news column in the local newspaper finds an audience, and his experiences in the town begin to change his life
The hurricane by Norman Jewison( visu )
17 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,296 libraries worldwide
1967 : promis à un grand avenir sur le ring, Rubin "Hurricane" Carter est injustement accusé d'un triple meurtre et condamné à perpétuité. Des années plus tard, bouleversé par son autobiographie écrite derrière les barreaux, un jeune Noir, Lazarus Martin, va faire campagne en faveur de sa libération et, avec l'aide de sa famille d'adoption, redonner à Carter la force de se battre... (Source : jaquette)
The Country Bears ( visu )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,266 libraries worldwide
Like so many other bands of their era and stature, the members of the legendary group the Country Bears were torn apart by the perils of their own success: ego, women, jealousy, and a little too much honey. In the 1970s the Country Bears - brothers Ted and Fred Bedderhead, Tennessee O'Neal, and Zeb Zoober -pioneered a unique southern rock sound that still influences music today. After ten years of separation and unfulfilling existences, the band has now reunited to film their first major motion picture. "The Country Bears" is the story of a band reuniting to save their birthplace. A greedy banker (Christopher Walken) is about to foreclose on the historic country bear hall - unless the group's one-time manager Henry Dixon Taylor and eager young fan Beary Barrinson can convince the bitter ex-members of the rock band to put aside their differences and perform a benefit concert to save the musical venue
Swordfish by Dominic Sena( visu )
28 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,237 libraries worldwide
When the DEA shuts down a dummy corporation operation code named SWORDFISH, they had generated $400 million which they let sit around; years of compound interest has swelled it to $9.5 billion. A covert counter-terrorist unit called Black Cell, headed by Gabriel, wants the money to help finance their war against international terrorism, but it's all locked away behind super-encryption. He brings in convicted hacker Stanley, who only wants to see his daughter Holly again but can't afford the legal fees, to slice into the government mainframes and get the money
The gift by Billy Bob Thornton( visu )
35 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,184 libraries worldwide
"Annie has 'the Gift'. Some fear her, others claim she's a witch. But now, a murder has ben committed and only she can solve it. On a twisted trail of open infidelity and jealous rage, she sees visions that will haunt her and discovers a truth that will tear the town apart"--Promotional materials
Something the Lord made by Alan Rickman( visu )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 1,180 libraries worldwide
"The emotional true story of two men who defined the rules of their time to launch a medical revolution, set against the backdrop of the Jim Crow South. Working in 1940s Baltimore on an unprecedented technique for performing heart surgery on 'blue babies', Dr. Alfred Blalock and lab technician Vivien Thomas from an impressive team ... As Blalock and Thomas invent a new field of medicine, saving thousands of lives in the process, social pressures threaten to undermine their collaboration and tear their friendship apart"--Container
Beauty shop by Elizabeth Hunter( visu )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and German and held by 1,179 libraries worldwide
Gina opened Beauty Shop to give all the females in the community a place to talk about life, love, and the issues of the day, all while getting their hair done
The rum diary by Hunter S Thompson( visu )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,154 libraries worldwide
Paul Kemp es un escritor norteamericano que ha empezado a trabajar como redactor para un periódico caribeño. Su nuevo ambiente, poco a poco, empieza a enrarecerse. Amor, envidia, celos y mucho alcohol son los principales ingredientes del relato
The grudge by Takashi Shimizu( visu )
21 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,140 libraries worldwide
Karen is an American nurse living and working in Tokyo who agrees to cover the shift of another nurse. When she enters the assigned home, she discovers an elderly woman who is lost in a catatonic state. As she tends the woman, Karen hears scratching sounds upstairs and goes to investigate. Within this house is a chain of terror more terrifying than she could ever imagine, resulting from a terrifying evil that was born years before. As more people die, Karen is pulled into the cycle of horror and learns the secret of the vengeful curse. Now she must stop it before it's too late
Bandits by Barry Levinson( visu )
28 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,110 libraries worldwide
After busting out of jail and on the run, 2 bank robbers devise the perfect crime with imperfect partners. Not wanting to hurt anyone during their robberies, they go to the homes of bank personnel and end up staying the night with the families so that they can all go to the bank in the morning, hence becoming the "sleepover bandits."
Drag me to Hell by Sam Raimi( visu )
19 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 917 libraries worldwide
Christine Brown (Lohman) is an ambitious L.A. loan officer. She is on a desperate quest to break an evil curse. Professor Clay Dalton (Long) is her charming boyfriend. Life is good until the mysterious Mrs. Ganush (Raver) arrives at the bank to beg for an extension on her home loan. Christine denies the extension to impress her boss and get a leg-up on a promotion, shaming Mrs. Ganush and dispossessing her of her home. Christine then finds herself the target of a supernatural curse, which turns her life into a living hell
Tyler Perry's The single moms club ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 895 libraries worldwide
When five struggling single moms put aside their differences to form a support group, they find inspiration and laughter in their new sisterhood, and help each other overcome the obstacles that stand in their way
A Madea Christmas ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 800 libraries worldwide
Madea gets coaxed into helping a friend pay her daughter a surprise visit in the country for Christmas, but the biggest surprise is what they'll find when they arrive. As the small, rural town prepares for its annual Christmas Carnival, new secrets are revealed and old relationships are tested while Madea dishes her own brand of Christmas Spirit to all
Creation by Jon Amiel( visu )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 787 libraries worldwide
Charles Darwin, científico naturalista en la Inglaterra de principios del Siglo XIX, regresa de un largo viaje alrededor del mundo con la clave para explicar el origen de las especies. Pero cuando se dispone a publicar su revolucionaria teoría sobre la vida, se encuentra con una sociedad que no está preparada para el cambio y con la desaprobación de su propia esposa. Cuando su hija Annie fallece a la tierna edad de diez años, Charles y Emily se encontrarán ante el mayor dilema de su vida que pondrá a prueba su amor ¿Qué puede explicar la muerte, la religión o la Ciencia?
The uninvited by Charles Guard( visu )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 775 libraries worldwide
Anna and Alex's mother dies a mysterious death. Later, Anna returns home to her sister and best friend, Alex, after a stay in a mental hospital. Her recovery is jeopardized thanks to her aloof father and the presence of a ghost in their home. The sisters are confronted with terrifying nightmares, ghostly visions, and deadly consequences when they begin to investigate their father's cruel new fiancee
The core by Aaron Eckhart( visu )
18 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 763 libraries worldwide
A team of top scientific minds from around the world are assembled to determine what has been happening to Earth. Dr. Keyes makes the startling discovery that the Earth's electromagnetic forces have begun to collapse. If the planet is to be saved, the core of the Earth needs a jump start, and Keyes assembles a team to burrow to the center of the planet and bomb the insides back into action. However, as the crew digs deeper into the Earth, the more they discover what they haven't been told about their mission and what's really been causing the worldwide chaos
 
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Alternative Names
Christopher Young Amerikaans componist
Christopher Young amerikansk komponist
Christopher Young amerikansk kompositör
Christopher Young compositeur américain
Christopher Young Compositor estadounidense para cine e televisión
Christopher Young compositore statunitense
Christopher Young US-amerikanischer Komponist
Young, C. 1957-
Young Chris 1957-....
Young, Robert Gilchrist Ilsley.
Young, Robert Gilchrist Ilsley 1957-
Кристофер Янг
Янг, Кристофер
Քրիստոֆեր Յանգ
כריסטופר יאנג
كريستوفر يونغ
کریستوفر یونگ آهنگساز آمریکایی
크리스토퍼 영
クリストファー・ヤング
Languages
English (232)
French (41)
Spanish (35)
German (17)
Italian (4)
Multiple languages (2)
Slovenian (1)
Polish (1)
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