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Carter, John

Works: 20 works in 50 publications in 4 languages and 5,963 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Documentary films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Action and adventure films  Musical films  Humor 
Roles: Film editor, Actor, Other, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about John Carter
Publications by John Carter
Most widely held works by John Carter
Barbershop by Tim Story( visu )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,426 libraries worldwide
Calvin never wanted to take over the family business, a barbershop on the south side of Chicago. One morning he decides to sell the shop to a shady loan shark named Lester. Calvin spends the day cutting heads at the shop, and starts to understand the importance of the legacy left to him. Calvin learns to appreciate his barber friends, and discovers that the place where they work is more than just a place to get a haircut. Calvin gradually changes his mind about selling the shop, but it may be too late
Men of honor by George Tillman( visu )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 919 libraries worldwide
La valiente historia de Carl M. Brashear, un marinero afroamericano, que se atrevió a soñar con convertirse en un gran experto submarinista de la Marina de los Estados Unidos
Lean on me by Michael Schiffer( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 804 libraries worldwide
This is the fact-based story of high school principal Joe Clark, who armed himself with a bullhorn and a Louisville Slugger and slammed the door on losers at Eastside High in Paterson, New Jersey
Johnson family vacation by Cedric( visu )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 620 libraries worldwide
When Nate is invited to a big family reunion in Missouri, he sees it as an opportunity to reconnect with his estranged wife and growing children. Nate takes delivery on an expensive new SUV, persuades his wife, Dorothy, to tag along, and packs up his three kids for what he thinks will be a leisurely drive from L.A. to St. Louis. However, between his wary wife, arguing kids, angry police officers, bizarre hitchhikers, bad diner food and an unfortunate run-in with a cement mixer, getting from point A to point B proves to be just short of a nightmare
The Five Heartbeats by Robert Townsend( visu )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 457 libraries worldwide
Five young friends are drawn together by music. Their dreams of fame and fortune take them from amateur nights in ghetto clubs, to the pinnacle of show business success and personal tragedy. When the vocal group The Five Heartbeats get to the top of music world, they learn the hard reality of the music industry
Badlands by Terrence Malick( visu )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 453 libraries worldwide
Based on the Starkweather-Fugate killing spree of 1958, in which a fifteen-year-old girl and her twenty-five-year-old boyfriend slaughtered her entire family and several others in the Dakota badlands
Sister act Sister act 2, back in the habit ( visu )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
Whoopi Goldberg returns as the lounge singer who goes undercover as a nun to help an ailing inner-city school
Way of war by John Carter( visu )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 259 libraries worldwide
Paramilitary operative David Wolfe is a highly trained, deadly assassin assigned to kill a notorious terrorist in the Middle East. During his mission, he stumbles upon a U.S. government conspiracy involving the top members of the administration
Clint Eastwood ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 258 libraries worldwide
High plains drifter: When "The Stranger" rides into the sin-ridden town of Lago, bullets fly as he battles three ruthless gunmen in a pulse-pounding shoot-'em-up
The karate kid by John G Avildsen( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
The next karate kid: When her parents are killed in a car accident, a 17-year-old tomboy is taught by Mr. Miyagi to channel her anger through the martial arts, a skill that will be put to the test in a showdown with Alpha Elite, a sadistic gang of high school students
The Cemetery club ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Comedy about three Jewish widows who meet at their husbands' graves once a year
Sister act by Whoopi Goldberg( visu )
in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
A nightclub singer is forced to take refuge from the mob in a convent. While there she turns the convent choir into a "soulful chorus of swingin' sisters." The sudden celebrity of the choir jeopardizes her identity
Hemingway ( visu )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
A six-hour television mini-series that dramatizes the major events of Nobel Prize winner Hemingway's life. Outlines the people, places and events that influenced his writings
Fatwa ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Junior senator Maggie Davidson, a hardliner against terrorism has become a figurehead for antiterrorist action. A terrorist sleeper cell develops a plan to blow up a dirty bomb on the National Mall with Maggie being killed by the blast
Solomon Northup's odyssey : Twelve years a slave ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Solomon Northrup, a free black man from New York who was kidnapped in 1841 and forced into slavery in Louisiana
Fatwa ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
La fórmula The formula ( visu )
1 edition published in 1980 in Italian and held by 1 library worldwide
Dietro l'uccisione di un ex maggiore dell'esercito americano, c'è la guerra per impadronirsi del piano Genesis, una formula che era stata messa a punto dai nazisti sul finire dell'ultima guerra per ricavare un carburante sintetico dal carbone. Ma nonostante i propri sforzi, il detective Barney Caine dovrà arrendersi di fronte allo strapotere dei petrolieri, e del loro leader, decisi a tutto per non perdere i loro ingenti guadagni. (Mereghetti)
Nieugięty ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The hoax by Lasse Hallström( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Based on the true story of a man who convinced a publishing house to pay for an autobiography of Howard Hughes through deception and foregery
Mr Squiggle who's pulling the strings? : the art and life of Norman Hetherington by Jan Hook( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
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