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Oostrum, Kees van 1953-

Overview
Works: 72 works in 123 publications in 5 languages and 3,986 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  War films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Television mini-series  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Cinematographer, Photographer, Director, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Kees van Oostrum
Publications by Kees van Oostrum
Most widely held works by Kees van Oostrum
Gods and generals ( visu )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,748 libraries worldwide
Gods and Generals follows the rise and fall of legendary war hero "Stonewall Jackson". The prequel to the 1993 hit Gettysburg
Gettysburg by Ronald F Maxwell( visu )
11 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 332 libraries worldwide
This Civil War drama depicts the events and personal struggles of the Union and Confederate soldiers at the Battle of Gettysburg
Return to Lonesome Dove ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 325 libraries worldwide
Continuation of the epic tale of former Texas rangers who bury a friend in the south Texas town of Lonesome Dove and then drive cattle to their home in the lush ranch country of Montana
Gettysburg ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 297 libraries worldwide
Gettysburg: Civil War drama depicting the events and personal struggles of the Union and Confederate soldiers at the Battle of Gettysburg
A perfect man by Liev Schreiber( visu )
4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
To everyone around them, James and Nina seem to have a perfect marriage. But the timeless problem of miscommunication between women and men is gnawing at their relationship. When Nina catches James cheating, she leaves him. When he finds comfort talking to a sympathetic receptionist, Nina decides to pretend to be this woman. Nina begins talking to James about the problems his relationship suffered and a new connection begins to grow between them
Spartacus by Robert Dornhelm( visu )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Sold into slavery as a young boy and sentenced to spend out the rest of his adult life laboring in the harsh deserts of Egypt, Spartacus gets a new lease on life when he is purchased by the owner of a Roman gladiator school. Moved by the defiance of an Ethopian warrior, Draba, Spartacus leads a slave uprising which threatens Rome's status quo. As Spartacus gains sympathy within the Roman Senate, he also makes a powerful enemy in form of Marcus Lucinius Crassus, who makes it a matter of personal honor to crush the rebellion
Day one ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
"Complex and moving story of the Manhattan Project ... Allied scientists wrestle with the challenge of creating the ultimate weapon ... [and] witness its grisly consequences"--Container
Profiler ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
Forensic psychologist Dr. Samatha "Sam" Waters has an uncanny ability to use clues left at crime scenes to "see" what happened. She is one of the FBI's most valuable assets. She retreats into a self-imposed exile after the murder of her husband. Coaxed back to the Bureau by her mentor, Sam picks up where she left off to help unravel high-profile cases that stymie other investigators
Profiler ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Dr. Samantha Waters is an FBI criminal profiler who has the unique ability to use the clues left at scenes to "see" crimes from the perspectives of both the victim and perpetrator. Working with the elite Violent Crime Task Force headed by Bailey Malone, Sam uses her gift to resolve a succession of confounding cases, but she remains stuck in a perilous cat-and-mouse game with the elusive serial killer Jack-Of-All-Trades, who murdered her husband
The Hessen conspiracy ( visu )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
The cynical Colonel Jack Durant and the dazzlingly beautiful Lieutenant Kathleen Nash uncover the crown jewels of Germany: more diamonds, rubies, emeralds, sapphires, and pearls than are gathered in any one place outside the Tower of London. Nash and Durant manage to get the gems to New York, where they must deal with gangsters to fence the loot. To make matters worse for the two renegade officers, Princess Sophie discovers the theft of her jewels and complains to American army headquarters
Thinner ( visu )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Based on the best-seller, Stephen King's Thinner stars Robert John Burke and Joe Mantegna in a story of supernatural terror and countdown to the ultimate payback. A 109-year old gypsy, hell-bent on revenge, exacts a curse so shocking it compels its victim to gorge himself in an effort to avoid shrinking away to nothingness. With time running out and a torture so bizarre and powerful, even death seems a more likely option
Dark hearts ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Colson is a downtown artist who is trying to make a living from his paintings. His brother Sam arrives in town to spend time with him and get away from the trouble back home. The brothers' first night is spent at an underground nightclub where they meet sexy and alluring singer Fran. A fierce romance erupts between Colson and Fran but despite their passion, nothing can prepare them for the betrayal, obsession and destruction that this union will unleash
Gods and generals ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Col. Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain left behind a quiet life and a career as a college professor to fight for the Union. Gen. Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson was a man of great religious faith who served in the defense of the Confederacy. Gen. Robert E. Lee, who led the Confederate army, was a man who was forced to choose between his loyalty to the United States and his love of the Southern states where he was born and raised. These three military leaders, Chamberlain, Jackson, and Lee, are followed through the declaration of war and the battles at Manassas, Antietam, Fredericksburg, and Chancellorsville
Christina ( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Berlin, Fall of 1945. In the immediate aftermath of World War II, a young German woman, Christina Vogel, plans to leave the war-ravaged city to begin a new life in America with her GI fiance, Billy Calvert. However, standing between her and a new future is a relentless police inspector determined to uncover the truth and prevent her from escaping her past
Lonesome Dove collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Streets of Laredo: Captain Woodrow Call, now retired from the Rangers, is a bounty hunter. He is hired by an eastern rail baron to track down Joey Garza, a new kind of killer, only a boy, who kills from a distance with a rifle. Joined by his old compadre Pea Eye, it is a long ride to south Texas and the Mexican side of the border, where the past, in the form of Maria Garza, Joey's mother, haunts Call
The Long Road Home by Danielle Steel( visu )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
In the depths of the Great Depression, corrupt land barons thrive, preying on the desperation of the American worker. Migrant worker Ertie Robertson and his family move from farm to farm, where they must toil under inhumane conditions. Ertie's son, Jake, is drawn to the infant union movement, and Ertie struggles with the decision to remain in the grip of his brutal boss or join his fellow workers in a strike that will endanger his family and home. 18
George Washington : we fight to be free ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
"'We Fight to be Free' vividly illustrates defining moments that made George Washington an indispensable leader. You'll see Washington take command of British forces during the French and Indian War, and later leading the Army across the icy Delaware River. Charming scenes show Washington's first encounter with the widow Martha Custis and his return home to Mount Vernon after resigning his military commission at the end of the war. Special features include George Washington Quiz and Mount Vernon Picture Gallery and bonus videos Saving Mount Vernon and a Mount Vernon overview."
Peau sur les os ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Based on the best-seller, Stephen King's Thinner stars Robert John Burke and Joe Mantegna in a story of supernatural terror and countdown to the ultimate payback. A 109-year old gypsy, hell-bent on revenge, exacts a curse so shocking it compels its victim to gorge himself in an effort to avoid shrinking away to nothingness. With time running out and a torture so bizarre and powerful, even death seems a more likely option
The Hessen conspiracy ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Frankfurt, Germany, 1945: The war is over, and a group of victorious US Army officers take over a castle that formerly belonged to the German royal family. But when two of them (Billy Zane of TITANIC, Lyne Renee of LOVE AT FIRST KILL) uncover a massive cache of priceless gems, the lovers hatch a plan to loot the treasure. Now, all they'll have to do is smuggle the German Crown Jewels into New York City, dodge military investigators, con a murderous mob boss and steal back their stolen fortune ... all without double-crossing each other first
Drive me crazy ( visu )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Opposites attract with irresistible force in this comedy about 2 mismatched teens who scheme to make their ex's jealous and wind up falling in love
 
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Alternative Names
Kees Van Oostrum direttore della fotografia e regista olandese
Kees Van Oostrum Dutch cinematographer
Kees Van Oostrum niederländischer Kameramann und Filmregisseur
Oostrum, Kees van.
Van Oostrum, Kees 1953-
Кис Ван Оострум
Languages
English (50)
Spanish (4)
German (4)
Czech (1)
French (1)
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