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Wilson, Colin

Overview
Works: 54 works in 388 publications in 9 languages and 26,009 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Fantasy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Epic films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Production personnel, Author of introduction
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Colin Wilson
Publications by Colin Wilson
Most widely held works by Colin Wilson
Avatar by James Cameron( visu )
12 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Hmong and held by 3,199 libraries worldwide
Jake Sully is a former marine who uses a wheelchair. But despite his broken body, Jake is still a warrior at heart. He is recruited to travel light years to the human outpost on Pandora, where a corporate consortium is mining a rare mineral that is the key to solving earth's energy crisis. He is given a mission to infiltrate the Na'vi, who have become a major obstacle to mining the precious ore
War of the worlds by Steven Spielberg( visu )
43 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,860 libraries worldwide
A father strives to protect his family from a horde of invading aliens
Amistad by Steven Spielberg( visu )
48 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,563 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the incredible journey of a group of enslaved Africans who overtake their captor's ship and attempt to return to their beloved homeland. When the ship is seized, the captives are brought to the United States where they are charged with murder and await their fate in prison. An enthralling courtroom battle ensues that captures the attention of the entire nation
Zero Dark Thirty by Kathryn Bigelow( visu )
6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 2,080 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the decade-long search for Osama bin Laden following the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of Navy SEAL Team 6
John Carter by Andrew Stanton( visu )
22 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 1,815 libraries worldwide
A war-weary former military captain is inexplicably transported to Mars and reluctantly becomes embroiled in an epic conflict. It's a world on the brink of collapse, and Carter rediscovers his humanity when he realizes the survival of Barsoom and its people rests in his hands
The lost world : Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( visu )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 1,484 libraries worldwide
Sequel to 'Jurassic Park' in which the dinosaurs are now living on a nearby island. Ian Malcolm and his girlfriend lead an expedition to track the dinosaurs
Troy by Wolfgang Petersen( visu )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 1,406 libraries worldwide
Did a place called Troy really exist? Was Homer's epic more than the Trojan tale of war and deception? Join us in the search for a lost world and unravel the mysteries that whirl around the ancient city. National geographic transports you back in time
The haunting by Shirley Jackson( visu )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 885 libraries worldwide
A professor lures three subjects to a mysterious mansion for an experiment which turns into a nightmare as the secrets of Hill House are revealed in this supernatural thriller
Small soldiers by Joe Dante( visu )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 841 libraries worldwide
Meet the Commando Elite--toy action figures with an attitude. They've escaped from their boxes along with the Gorgonites, kindhearted but unusual-looking creatures. Now teenager Alan Abernathy gets enlisted to help the Gorgonites and rescue the girl of his dreams before the whole town is turned upside down
Jurassic Park by Sam Neill( visu )
23 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 435 libraries worldwide
Four years after the failure of Jurassic Park on Isla Nublar, it is revealed that there was another island ("Site B") on which dinosaurs were bred before being transported to Isla Nublar. Originally issued in 1997
Jurassic Park adventure pack ( visu )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 324 libraries worldwide
Lost world: Four years after the failure of Jurassic Park on Isla Nublar, it is revealed that there was another island ("Site B") on which dinosaurs were bred before being transported to Isla Nublar. Originally issued in 1997
The Green Table : a dance of death in 8 scenes ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Kurt Jooss' ballet expresses the futile, relentless tragedy of war
The fairy queen by Henry Purcell( visu )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
"The tale is a joyful fusion of music, dance and comedy which brings alive the splendour of the Baroque for a modern audience."--Container
La forza del destino by Giuseppe Verdi( visu )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in Italian and English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
The story of two lovers who are separated, then pursued by her brother who is convinced that they are responsible for her father's death. The story is based on the premise that fate is inexorable, that there is no free choice
Manhunters : criminal profilers and their search for the world's most wanted serial killers by Colin Wilson( file )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Author Colin Wilson opens this illuminating psychological discussion with the development of the 1977 Behavioral Science Unit, which was set up in order to answer the many questions surrounding serial killers: How does someone become a serial killer? How do they choose their victims, and why do they not feel remorse? How are they caught? Wilson interviews FBI Special Agent Robert Ressler, coiner of the term "serial killer" and one of the pioneers of criminal profiling, as well as Ted Bundy and Charles Manson in order to figure out the motives behind their grisly actions
 
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Languages
English (177)
Spanish (14)
Italian (7)
Catalan (4)
French (3)
Multiple languages (3)
German (1)
Chinese (1)
Hmong (1)
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