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Getz, John 1947-

Overview
Works: 135 works in 340 publications in 6 languages and 9,986 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Sources  Personal narratives  History  Interviews  Catalogs  Biographical films  Fiction  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Honoree, Editor, Interviewee, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about John Getz
Publications by John Getz
Most widely held works about John Getz
 
Most widely held works by John Getz
The social network by David Fincher( visu )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 2,598 libraries worldwide
On a fall night in 2003, Harvard undergrad and computer programming genius Mark Zuckerberg sits down at his computer and heatedly begins working on a new idea. In a fury of blogging and programming, what begins in his dorm room soon becomes a global social network and a revolution in communication. A mere six years and 500 million friends later, Zuckerberg is the youngest billionaire in history, but for this entrepreneur, success leads to both personal and legal complications
Blood simple by Joel Coen( visu )
59 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,577 libraries worldwide
A jealous husband hires a detective to murder his wife and her lover
The fly by Kurt Neumann( visu )
34 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 1,228 libraries worldwide
Seth Brundle develops a system to transport objects in a matter of seconds, but when he tries it on himself, Seth's genes and molecules are accidentally fused with those of a fly. Seth's excitement over his new physical abilities turns into a nightmare as his insect half begins to take over
A day without a Mexican ( visu )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 825 libraries worldwide
California awakens one day to discover that one third of its population has vanished. A peculiar pink fog surrounds the state and communication outside its boundaries has completely shut down. As the day progresses, it becomes apparent the sole characteristic linking the missing 14 million is their Hispanic heritage
A woman called Moses ( visu )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 734 libraries worldwide
This is the story of Harriet Ross Tubman, founder of the Underground Railroad, who led hundreds of slaves to freedom in the North before the Civil War
Nanjing Nanking ( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 691 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the Japanese invasion of Nanking, China in the early days of World War II and focuses on the efforts of a small group of unarmed Westerners who established a Safety Zone where over 200,000 Chinese found refuge. Told through deeply moving interviews with Chinese survivors, archival footage, and chilling testimonies of Japanese soldiers, interwoven with staged readings of the Westerners' letters and diaries
Zodiac by David Fincher( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 394 libraries worldwide
A serial killer in the San Francisco Bay Area taunts police with his letters and cryptic messages. The four men most affected by the killer are San Francisco PD Homicide detectives David Toschi and William Armstrong, and the San Francisco Chronicle reporters Paul Avery and Robert Graysmith. Displays the psychological and emotional effects of the killings, as well as the endless procedural details of the investigation (handwriting experts, the "2500" suspects), the letters sent to the San Francisco Chronicle by Zodiac and the work of a 20+ year investigation that wears down and whittles away at any kind of normal life for Toshi and Graysmith. Both men are obsessed with Zodiac and both pay for this obsession with the hard years and loves lost and never regained
Don't tell Mom the babysitter's dead by Stephen Herek( visu )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 360 libraries worldwide
Mom takes a trip to Australia leaving the kids behind. The babysitter Mom hired to take care of them is an elderly tyrant who keels over dead on the first night. The kids figure they can have the summer of their dreams, as long as they can get some money and keep Mom from finding out the babysitter is dead
Mystery woman ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
The charity event bookstore owner Sam Kinsey is hosting for a once famous rock group turns sour when their promoter is found murdered in his hotel room. Sam and Philby dig up the deadly secrets that bring a whole new meaning to Top Ten hit
The fly II ( visu )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
In this sequel to "The fly", a young man, the son of a human fly, awaits a horrifying transformation when the mutant genes inside him come out of their dormant state when he falls for a beautiful researcher
Un día sin mexicanos ( visu )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 140 libraries worldwide
California awakens one day to discover that one third of its population has vanished. A peculiar pink fog surrounds the state and communication outside its boundaries has completely shut down. Oddly, the missing 14 million are all Hispanic
The fly The fly 2 ( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
The Fly: Seth Brundle develops a system to transport objects in a matter of seconds, but when he tries it on himself, Seth's genes and molecules are accidently fused with those of a fly. At first Seth is elated by his new physical abilities but soon his excitement turns into a nightmare as his insect half begins to take over. The Fly 2: Terrifying sequel to "The Fly", a young man, the son of a human fly, awaits a horrifying transformation when the mutant genes inside him come out of their dormant state. Includes a preview of "the Abyss."
Zenon the zequel ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
It's the middle of the 21st century and the space station 15-year-old Zenon Kar calls home is being dismantled. Zenon happens to be on duty in A.P. when she is contacted by aliens. Maybe the station can be saved if she can convince everyone to help the aliens
Thief of hearts ( visu )
9 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 72 libraries worldwide
If you met Ray and Mickey Davis, you'd swear they had a perfect marriage. But if you read Mickey's diary, you'd know that unrest is lurking just beneath the surface
Kent State ( visu )
2 editions published between 1981 and 1987 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Based on a true incident, follows the personal stories of the four students who were killed by National Guardsmen on the Ohio college campus in the spring of 1970
Lifetime collector's set 4 films : Untamed love ; Just ask my children ; Taming Andrew ; Invisible child ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Untamed love: "The inspiring story of Caitlin, a lost child, Maggie, a dedicated teacher, and the unexpected miracles that happen when Caitlin is finally given the chance to shine"--Container
The Woodward collection of jades and other hard stones by John Getz( Book )
6 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Catalogue of Chinese art objects, including porcelains, potteries, jades, bronzes, and cloisonné enamels by Edward R Bacon( Book )
3 editions published in 1919 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Elevator ( visu )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Racism collides with corporate greed when nine strangers are trapped in a Wall Street elevator, and one of them has a bomb. They will do anything to survive
Memorial catalogue of paintings by old and modern masters, collected by Edward R. Bacon by Edward R Bacon( Book )
2 editions published in 1919 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (141)
Spanish (6)
German (5)
French (3)
Chinese (1)
Japanese (1)
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