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Poledouris, Basil

Works: 406 works in 933 publications in 6 languages and 11,001 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Animated films  War films  Science fiction films  Children's films  Animal films  Juvenile works  Musical films 
Roles: Composer, Author, Conductor, Performer, Musician, Director, Singer, Illustrator, Lyricist, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Basil Poledouris
Publications by Basil Poledouris
Publications by Basil Poledouris, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Basil Poledouris
Free Willy by Simon Wincer( visu )
15 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,184 libraries worldwide
A young boy befriends an orca whale who is the star attraction at his local adventure park, and when he learns of the unfortunate plans the park has for the orca, he risks his own life to return Willy to his natural habitat
Starship troopers by Paul Verhoeven( visu )
38 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,176 libraries worldwide
Starship troopers charts the lives of elite members of the mobile infantry, a corps of dedicated young men and women soldiers fighting side by side in the ultimate intergalactic war: the battle to save humankind. The enemy is mysterious and incredibly powerful with only one mission: survival of their species no matter what the human cost
RoboCop by Paul Verhoeven( visu )
38 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 711 libraries worldwide
In a near future. Detroit has slowly become the center of criminal activity when a gang who likes to kill cops goes on the rise. Omni Consumer Products eventually seizes control of local law enforcement. Just assigned to the Metro West Precinct is Officer Alex Murphy. Alex is massacred by the gang, as his partner Anne Lewis is barely able to do nothing. At the same time, a young visionary executive, Bob Morton, seizes his chance when the ED-209 law enforcement droid shows multiple problems as the perfect cop. The near death Murphy is used as the subject of a new droid. With his memories erased, he is resurrected as RoboCop, the future of law enforcement. As he sweeps away crime, he eventually becomes involved with the Cop Killing Gang, and Anne Lewis herself. All of this triggers his dormant memories of his past life and he searches for who he really is. Along the way, he uncovers a conspiracy going deep in OCP
Red dawn by Chris Hemsworth( visu )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 645 libraries worldwide
It is the dawn of World War III. In mid-western America, a group of teenagers bands together to defend their town, and their country, from invading Soviet forces
Conan the barbarian by Oliver Stone( visu )
15 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 624 libraries worldwide
Following his parents' savage murder, young Conan is captured by the cold-blooded Thulsa Doom and spends the next fifteen years in agony, first chained to the Wheel of Pain and then enslaved as a Pit Fighter. Rather than allowing this brutal fate to conquer him, Conan builds an incomparable body and an indomitable spirit - both of which he needs when he suddenly finds himself a free man
Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles ( visu )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 575 libraries worldwide
Mick and his son, Mikey, take on the "wilds" of Los Angeles. This time to help investigate the mysterious death of a journalist who was employed by Sue's father. Mick's friend, who has never been to the States before, comes along and Mick decides its up to him to show his friend what the locals are like and show him around town. Along the way the "boys" find lots of things to get into trouble over
The hunt for Red October by Jerry Sherlock( visu )
20 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 386 libraries worldwide
CIA analyst Jack Ryan, tries to figure out if Russian submarine captain, Marko Ramius, is planning to attack the U.S. coast or planning to defect
Breakdown by Jonathan Mostow( visu )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 326 libraries worldwide
Jeff et Amy ont décidé de changer de vie et laissent Boston derrière eux pour aller sinstaller à San Diego. Leur voiture tombe en panne, en plein désert. Par chance un camionneur propose à Amy de lamener au restaurant le plus proche pour chercher du secours. Ayant finalement réussi à localiser la panne, Jeff pense retrouver sa femme dans ce bar au milieu de nulle part. Mais personne ne semble avoir vu ni Amy ni le mystérieux camion
Conan the barbarian : transcribed for organ by Basil Poledouris( file )
18 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 293 libraries worldwide
Flight of the Intruder by John Milius( visu )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and French and held by 281 libraries worldwide
From the producer of The Hunt For Red October and the director of Red Dawn comes this explosive wartime adventure roaring with spectacular aerial action. Danny Glover (Lethal Weapon) plays commander Frank Camparelli, the battle-hardened squadron leader of an aircraft carrier during the Vietnam War. Brad Johnson (Always) is pilot Jake Grafton, a disillusioned young renegade looking for payback. Willem Dafoe (Platoon) is Cole, the cynical, hell-bent bombardier Grafton recruits to fly an unauthorized mission behind enemy lines. The target: a missile depot in Hanoi. The Plane: the A-6 Intruder, a low altitude bomber with no defensive weapons. The risk: court martial at the hands of Commander Camparelli ... if they live to return
White Fang by Randal Kleiser( visu )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 280 libraries worldwide
Story of a young man who hopes to strike it rich in the Yukon gold country at the turn of the century and his relationship with the wolf-dog White Fang
Protocol by Herbert Ross( visu )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1998 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
Een serveerster redt het leven van een emir, en raakt hierdoor betrokken bij een spionagekomplot vol komische verwikkelingen
Cecil B. Demented by John Waters( visu )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and French and held by 237 libraries worldwide
A young lunatic director and his devoted cult of cinema terrorists kidnap a Hollywood movie goddess and force her to star in their radical underground movie
Conan : the complete quest ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
Traces the saga of Conan's search for vengeance as he battles the armies of darkness in his unforgettable quest to save mankind
Conan, the complete quest ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
Conan the barbarian: Cimmerian Conan is captured as a child after his parents are murdered by raiding Vanir led by Thulsa Doom. After years of enslavement, Conan is freed to learn the "riddle of steel" and to kill the arch-villain Thulsa Doom
The jungle book by Zoltan Korda( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
Mowgli is a boy who has been raised by wolves in the Indian jungle. When the wolves hear that the fierce man-hating tiger Shere Khan has returned, they decide to send Mowgli to a local "man tribe" for his own safety. With the help of Bagheera the wise panther and the happy-go-lucky bear Baloo, Mowgli meets and befriends many jungle animals as he makes his way to the village
Serial mom by John Waters( visu )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 207 libraries worldwide
Beverly Sutphin is a seemingly perfect homemaker who will stop at nothing to rid the neighborhood of anyone failing to live up to her moral code
It's my party by Randal Kleiser( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
A young LA architect, dying of AIDS, throws a two-day-long party to bring family & friends together in a bittersweet celebration before he ends his life with dignity
Free Willy 2 : the adventure home by Dwight H Little( visu )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 159 libraries worldwide
Jesse is a teenager settling into life with his adoptive parents, with an eye for girls and a feisty half-brother named Elvis. He never expects to see Willy again. But during a Pacific Northwest vacation, Jesse meets a special girl and to his delight, encounters Willy and his family. When a tanker runs aground and spills oil, the whales become trapped and the danger escalates when the oil ignites. To save Willy's family, Jesse must brave a sea of flame and hope Willy will be there to rescue him right back
Free Willy : original motion picture soundtrack by Basil Poledouris( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 1993 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 151 libraries worldwide
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Basil Poledouris Amerikaans componist (1945-2006)
Basil Poledouris amerykański kompozytor
Basil Poledouris compositeur américain
Basil Poledouris compositore statunitense
Basil Poledouris US-amerikanischer Filmkomponist
Poledouris, Basil
Βασίλης Πολυδούρης
Базил Поледорис
Бэзил Поледурис
Поледурис, Бэзил
בסיל פולדוריס מוזיקאי אמריקאי
باسیل پولدوریس
바실 폴레두리스
English (139)
French (22)
Spanish (18)
German (12)
Italian (4)
Multiple languages (4)
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