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Neill, Sam

Works: 718 works in 2,265 publications in 11 languages and 49,955 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Fiction  Television plays  Television programs  Film and video adaptations  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer, Author of screenplay, Host, Director, Artist, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Publications about Sam Neill
Publications by Sam Neill
Most widely held works by Sam Neill
Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( visu )
143 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 3,616 libraries worldwide
A wealthy entrepreneur invites a top paleontologist, a paleobotanist, a mathematician/theorist, and his two eager grandchildren to visit his secret island theme park featuring living dinosaurs drawn from prehistoric DNA
The hunt for Red October by Jerry Sherlock( visu )
30 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 2,822 libraries worldwide
A new Soviet sub, the Red October, is heading for the U.S. coast. Government experts think it is planning to attack- that is, all the experts but one. He thinks the sub's commander is planning to defect, but he has only a few hours to find the sub and prove his theory
The piano by Jane Campion( visu )
137 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,806 libraries worldwide
A young mute woman and her child travel to New Zealand in the 1800s for an arranged marriage to a farmer there. After the marriage she meets another man, and the competition for her love begins. Only one of the men realizes that her affections can only be won through her beloved piano
Jurassic Park III by Sam Neill( visu )
59 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,168 libraries worldwide
When renowned paleontologist Dr. Grant agrees to accompany a wealthy adventurer and his wife on an aerial tour of Isla Sorna, InGen's former breeding ground for prehistoric creatures, he has no idea that he was brought along for a totally different reason. When their plane crashes and they become stranded, they discover the island's native inhabitants are smarter, faster, fiercer and more brutal than imagined
The horse whisperer by Robert Redford( visu )
28 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 2,039 libraries worldwide
Fourteen-year-old Grace MacLean and her friend Judith go horseback riding in upstate New York on a winter morning, but their horses lose their footing on ice and slide onto a road, where Judith and her horse are killed by a jackknifing truck. Grace has her right leg amputated, and the frightening incident leaves a lasting trauma not only on Grace, but also on her horse, Pilgrim. Grace's mother seeking Grace's recovery, feels there's a link between her crippled
Legend of the guardians the owls of Ga'Hoole by Zack Snyder( visu )
18 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 2,016 libraries worldwide
Fledgling barn owl Soren lives in the forest of Tyto with his father Noctus, mother Marella, older brother Kludd, younger sister Eglantine, and their snake nest maid Ms. P. Noctus enjoys telling Soren and Eglantine stories of the Guardians of Ga'Hoole, a mythical group of warrior owls, who once saved all owlkind from the evil "Pure Ones." One night Kludd pushes Soren and they both fall to the ground. They are kidnapped taken to the home to the Pure Ones, and put to work: Soren as a slave, and Kludd as a soldier. The Pure Ones' are laying a trap for their enemies, the Guardians of Ga'Hoole. The Pure Ones storm the Great Tree, and the Guardians lead the owls into battle against them, wherein which Soren and his friends emerge to play pivotal roles
The vow ( visu )
17 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,934 libraries worldwide
A young couple have a car accident that puts the wife in a coma. After she wakes up with severe memory loss, her husband sets his sights on winning her heart again
Wimbledon by Richard Loncraine( visu )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,291 libraries worldwide
An aging male tennis star has one last shot, and two weeks, to win the greatest tennis tournament and the heart of an upcoming women's tennis star
Merlin by Steve Barron( visu )
40 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,211 libraries worldwide
The legend of King Arthur, this time, from the perspective of the King's Wizard, Merlin. Merlin is a creature born of pagan magic, living in a world converting to Christianity. Merlin is beside Arthur as he gains Excalibur, builds Camelot and is betrayed by his wife, Guinevere. Merlin and Arthur are both menaced by the plots of Morgan Le Fey, her son by Arthur, Mordred, and their cohorts. Through it all, Merlin tries to keep Arthur from the destructive path set by fate
The Tudors by Michael Hirst( visu )
28 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,210 libraries worldwide
A look at the early life of King Henry VIII, beginning after his assumption of the British throne at the age of 19
Bicentennial man by Christopher Columbus( visu )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,150 libraries worldwide
A comedy about an android "household appliance" robot who just wants to be a regular guy
Daybreakers by Michael Spierig( visu )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,139 libraries worldwide
After a plague turns the majority of humans into vampires, a shortage of blood causes the vampires to hunt down the last of the surviving humans until the humans start fighting back
Escape plan by Sylvester Stallone( visu )
10 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,079 libraries worldwide
Ray Breslin, one of the world's foremost authorities on structural security, agrees to take on one last job: breaking out of an ultra-secret, high-tech facility called The Tomb. Deceived and wrongly imprisoned, Ray must recruit fellow inmate Emil Rottmayer to help devise a daring, nearly impossible plan to escape from the most protected and fortified prison ever built
A cry in the dark by Fred Schepisi( visu )
21 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 1,047 libraries worldwide
Lindy lives the nightmare of seeing a wild dog carry off her infant, then endures a travesty of a trial by the courts and media
The dish by Rob Sitch( visu )
17 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 915 libraries worldwide
Based on a true story. This is how the biggest television event in history was almost not televised. Apollo 11 goes to the moon and the first step is to be televised around the globe. But right before the landing, the dish flatlines. It's up to the unconventional Aussie crew and the by-the-book NASA supervisor to work together to fix the dish before the landing occurs
My brilliant career ( visu )
27 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 902 libraries worldwide
"Sybylla Melvyn struggles with the conflicts that we all have between ambition, family, love, and guilt in a most remarkable manner. Sybylla grows to understand that life is a series of trade-offs, and that no one can have it all, and that no one can please everyone. Simple yet universal themes told with charm, wit, and a vulnerability that allows us to get right inside of her character and to understand her"--Internet Movie Database
Doctor Zhivago by Boris Leonidovich Pasternak( visu )
19 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 862 libraries worldwide
Doctor Zhivago is a poet and surgeon. His life unfolds amidst the Russian Revolution, his guilt over his unfaithfulness to his loyal wife and his obsession with Lara, his muse, who, in turn, is victim to the wants of a powerful official
The hunter ( visu )
13 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and German and held by 756 libraries worldwide
Martin, a skilled and ruthless mercenary, posing as a scientist sent into the Tasmanian wilderness on a hunt for a tiger believed to be extinct. Hired by an anonymous company that wants the tiger's genetic material, Martin proceeds to set up base camp at a broken-down farmhouse, where he stays with a family, becoming increasingly close to them. However, as his attachment grows, Martin is led down a path of unforeseen dangers, complicating his deadly mission
Skin by Anthony Fabian( visu )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 743 libraries worldwide
Despite being born to Afrikaner parents, Sandra faces prejudice from her community due to her dark skin and African features. Torn between her family and the man she loves, Sandra must overcome the racial intolerance of her society in this uplifting true story
Restoration by Michael Hoffman( visu )
15 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 726 libraries worldwide
In 17th century Britain, a young man seduced by the wealth and indolence of the Restoration court finds redemption of sorts through the love of a woman
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Alternative Names
Dermot, John.
Dermot, John 1947-
Neil, Sam
Neill, Nigel.
Neill, Nigel 1947-
Nigel, Sam
English (542)
German (40)
French (27)
Spanish (22)
Multiple languages (8)
Portuguese (3)
Italian (2)
Slovenian (1)
Dutch (1)
Hungarian (1)
Hindi (1)
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