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Abrams, J. J. (Jeffrey Jacob) 1966-

Overview
Works: 827 works in 1,585 publications in 8 languages and 41,078 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Sea stories  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Film sequels  Film adaptations  Star Trek films  Fantasy films  Television programs 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author of screenplay, Creator, Author, Performer, Scenarist, Composer, Bibliographic antecedent, Restager, Conceptor, pmn, Film editor, Conductor, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Star trek by J. J Abrams( visu )
75 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,932 libraries worldwide
On the day of James Kirk's birth, his father dies on his ship in a last stand against a mysterious alien vessel. He was searching for Ambassador Spock, who is a child on Vulcan, disdained by his neighbors for his half-human nature. Twenty years later, Kirk has grown into a young troublemaker. He is inspired by Capt. Christopher Pike to fulfill his potential in Starfleet, even though he annoys his instructors. Suddenly, there is an emergency on Vulcan when the Romulan Nero comes from the future to take revenge on the Federation. The newly commissioned USS Enterprise is crewed with promising cadets like Uhura, Sulu, Chekov and even Kirk himself thanks to Leonard McCoy's medical trickery. Together, this crew will travel to the final frontier where the old legend is altered forever
Mission: impossible III by J. J Abrams( visu )
42 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,418 libraries worldwide
Ethan Hunt has retired from active duty as a super-spy in order to train new IMF agents. He is called back into action to confront the toughest villian he has ever faced -- Owen Davian, an international weapons and information provider with no remorse and no conscience. Hunt assembles his team -- his old friend Luther Strickell, transportation expert Declan, and background operative Zhen, in order to rescue Lindsay, one of his trainees, who was kidnapped while on a surveillance detail of Davian. It soon becomes evident that Davian is well-protected, well-connected, and downright malicious, forcing Hunt to extend his journey back into the field in order to rescue his wife, Julia, and uncover an IMF double agent in the process
Super 8 by J. J Abrams( visu )
58 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,367 libraries worldwide
In the summer of 1979, a group of friends in a small Ohio town witness a catastrophic train crash while making a super 8 movie and soon suspect that it was not an accident. Shortly after, unusual disappearances and inexplicable events begin to take place in town, and the local Deputy tries to uncover the truth - something more terrifying than any of them could have imagined
Armageddon by Michael Bay( visu )
50 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,277 libraries worldwide
Due to a shuttle's unfortunate demise in outer space, NASA becomes aware of a doomsday asteroid that is on a collision course with Earth. It seems that the only way to knock it off course is to drill into its surface and detonate a nuclear weapon. But as NASA's under-funded yet resourceful team train the world's best drillers for the job, the social order of the world begins to break down as the information reaches the public and hysteria results
Star trek ( visu )
19 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2,183 libraries worldwide
When the crew of the Enterprise is called back home, they find that an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization has detonated the fleet and everything it stands for, leaving the world in a state of crisis. With a personal score to settle, Captain Kirk leads a manhunt to a war-zone world to capture a one-man weapon of mass destruction
Mission: Impossible ( visu )
9 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,781 libraries worldwide
Blamed for the terrorist bombing of the Kremlin, IMF operative Ethan Hunt is disavowed along with the rest of the agency when the President initiates 'Ghost Protocol'. Left without any resources or backup, Ethan must find a way to clear his agency's name and prevent another attack. To complicate matters further, Ethan is forced to embark on his mission with a team of fellow IMF fugitives whose personal motives he does not fully know
Cloverfield by Matt Reeves( visu )
16 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,665 libraries worldwide
New York is suddenly under attack from a Godzilla-like monster who stomps through midtown, destroying everything and everybody in sight
Morning glory by Roger Michell( visu )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,489 libraries worldwide
"For Becky ..., running a TV show in New York City was the big break she dreamed of-- until star co-anchors Mike ... and Colleen ... declare an all-out, on-air war. Making the show work with its cast of eccentric characters and outrageous story angles will take a major miracle, but Becky is ready to rise and outshine"--Container
Lost ( visu )
18 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,360 libraries worldwide
Stranded on an island that holds many secrets, 48 people must band together if they hope to get home alive
Lost. the extended experience ( visu )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,199 libraries worldwide
While Jack, Kate, and Locke investigate what's inside the hatch, the "tailies" are found. These survivors are from the tail of the plane and include tough girl Ana-Lucia and the spiritual and mysterious Mr. Eko. Most of the story, which continues 44 days after the crash, focuses on the main conflict between the survivors and the Others, with the continued clash between faith and science being thematic in certain episodes. While some mysteries are resolved, new questions are raised. More island mythologies and insights into the survivors' pasts are divulged. The hatch is explored and the existence of The DHARMA Initiative and its benefactor, The Hanso Foundation, are revealed. As the truth about the mysterious Others begins to unfold, one of the crash survivors betrays the other castaways, and the cause of the plane crash is revealed
Forever young by Steve Miner( visu )
18 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,187 libraries worldwide
It's 1939 and test pilot Daniel McCormick (Mel Gibson) has the world by the tail. He has a terrific job flying B-25s, a devoted soulmate (Isabel Glasser) and a long-time pal and confidant (George Wendt). In fact, he has everything. Almost. Despite his ability to confront danger, he can't look his girlfriend in the face and propose. He always decides to wait till tomorrow to pop the question ... but in one terrible instant he runs out of tomorrows. Tragedy takes his sweetheart away. Unwilling to face life alone, Daniel volunteers for a top-secret cryogenics experiment. He reawakens in 1992, lost and out of step. But through a friendship with a fatherless boy (Elijah Wood) and the boy's mother (Jamie Lee Curtis), Daniel learns that time waits for no man, but true love waits forever
Lost. the unexplored experience ( visu )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 1,155 libraries worldwide
As the power of the island to both heal and destroy comes into sharp focus, the lines between good and evil are blurred and loyalties are challenged when the survivors of the crash become tangled within the lives of the Others
Lost. the expanded experience ( visu )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,001 libraries worldwide
More than three months after their fateful crash, the survivors of Oceanic Flight 815 will discover that the only thing more dangerous than the island might be the people who have come to rescue them
Lost. the final season ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 938 libraries worldwide
In the aftermath of a monumental explosion, reality shifts for everyone associated with the mystical island
Lost. the journey back ( visu )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 937 libraries worldwide
When destiny calls, the Oceanic 6 frantically race back to the island. As a result of Ben moving the island, the survivors left on the island begin skipping through time. The survivors discover that they've run into The Others 50 years in the past, but Richard Alpert is the same age. In Los Angeles, Kate tries to find out who is trying to take Aaron away from her. In order to avoid being killed, Ben promises to offer proof to Sun that Jin is still alive
S. by J. J Abrams( Book )
14 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 894 libraries worldwide
"A young woman picks up a book left behind by a stranger. Inside it are his margin notes, which reveal a reader entranced by the story and by its mysterious author. She responds with notes of her own, leaving the book for the stranger, and so begins an unlikely conversation that plunges them both into the unknown. The book: Ship of Theseus, the final novel by a prolific but enigmatic writer named V.M. Straka, in which a man with no past is shanghaied onto a strange ship with a monstrous crew and launched onto a disorienting and perilous journey. The writer: Straka, the incendiary and secretive subject of one of the world's greatest mysteries, a revolutionary about whom the world knows nothing apart from the words he wrote and the rumors that swirl around him. The readers: Jennifer and Eric, a college senior and a disgraced grad student, both facing crucial decisions about who they are, who they might become, and how much they're willing to trust another person with their passions, hurts, and fears."--Slipcase
Fringe by J. J Abrams( visu )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and French and held by 853 libraries worldwide
Three unlikely colleagues -- a beautiful young FBI agent, a brilliant scientist who's spent the last 17 years in a mental institution, and the scientist's sardonic son -- investigate a series of bizarre deaths and disasters known as 'the pattern.' Someone is using our world as an experimental lab. And all clues lead to Massive Dynamic, a shadowy global corporation that may be more powerful than any nation
Joy ride by Steve Zahn( visu )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 833 libraries worldwide
It's all fun and games when two brothers take off cross-country to bring home a pretty college friend. But the jokes end when a prank backfires and they find themselves stalked by a vengeful trucker who won't give up his relentless chase until somebody pays with their life
Regarding Henry by Mike Nichols( visu )
15 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 762 libraries worldwide
A ruthless lawyer is shot during a robbery attempt and must rebuild his life without any memory of his past
Fringe ( visu )
14 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 659 libraries worldwide
Who are you? After sacrificing himself to save both worlds, Peter mysteriously returns to ours. But he has been forgotten, by Olivia, by Walter, by everyone. It's as if he never existed. At the same time, shapeshifters controlled by an unknown master begin an onslaught of destruction, and now the two former enemy universes must cooperate to defy a common foe
 
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J. J. Abrams
エイブラムス, J. J
Languages
English (346)
French (28)
German (12)
Spanish (12)
Multiple languages (9)
Chinese (3)
Italian (3)
Dutch (1)
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