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Softley, Iain

Overview
Works: 64 works in 319 publications in 11 languages and 7,347 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Fiction  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Musical films  Science fiction films  Biographical films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Performer, Adapter, fmd, Film editor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Iain Softley
Publications by Iain Softley
Most widely held works by Iain Softley
Inkheart by Iain Softley( visu )
67 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,439 libraries worldwide
When Mo Folchart reads a story aloud, the characters leap off the page. Literally. And that's a problem. One night he brings out three characters from Inkheart, a story set in medieval times and filled with magical beings. Capricorn and Basta are two villains. Dustfinger is a fire-eater. Now, 10 years later Mo's daughter, Meggie, discovers the truth and it's up to her to escape Capricorn's evil grasp. Mo has been searching for a long lost book that will help so he can use his special powers to send the interlopers back to their world
K-PAX by Iain Softley( visu )
51 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,461 libraries worldwide
A psychiatrist begins treating a patient who claims to be an alien from the distant planet of K-PAX
The skeleton key ( visu )
31 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,271 libraries worldwide
When Caroline Ellis takes a job as a hospice worker in Louisiana's bayous, she unlocks a deadly secret involving magic, conjure, and sacrifice that pulls her into a terrifying world of strange, frightening, and unexplained incidents. The key to escaping may lie in a decrepit attic, but if she dares to believe in what she discovers, everything she fears will become real
The wings of the dove by Iain Softley( visu )
75 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,094 libraries worldwide
A young society woman's love for a common journalist presents her with an impossible decision: leave him or marry and face a life of poverty. Events take an unexpected twist when she befriends a lonely young heiress whose own tragic secret offers an irresistible but dangerous solution
Hackers by Iain Sofley( visu )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 492 libraries worldwide
While practicing the tricks of the trade, a neophyte "hacker" accomplishes the nearly impossible: he hacks the highly secured computer at the Ellingson Mineral Corporation. But in doing so, he unknowingly taps into a high-tech embezzling scheme masked by a computer virus with the potential to destroy the world's ecosystem! And when the young hacker and his pals are targeted for the crime, the group must launch a massive cyberspace attack, one that will hopefully clear their names
Backbeat by Iain Softley( visu )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 348 libraries worldwide
Account of the early days of the Beatles, when they were playing strip joints in Hamburg, Germany. John wants his best friend, Stuart Sutcliffe, to join the band, but Stu is headed in a different direction--toward a beautiful photographer who is documenting the Beatles' rise
Curve ( visu )
5 editions published in 2015 in 3 languages and held by 86 libraries worldwide
A young bride-to-be deliberately crashes her car off a deserted highway in an attempt to escape from a charming, predatory hitchhiker. When the plan backfires, trapping her in an overturned vehicle, she defends herself against a terrorizing psychopath, only to uncover a shocking truth that fuels her fight for survival
Trap for Cinderella ( visu )
2 editions published in 2014 in French and English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Following a house fire that killed her childhood friend and left her badly burned, Micky wakes up in a Swiss clinic suffering from amnesia. As she gets closer and closer to rebuilding her old self, she begins to uncover evidence of a deadly plot that may have led to the fatal blaze and of which she herself may have been the orchestrator
Backbeat original cast recording ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Backbeat is the story of how The Beatles became The Beatles: when John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Pete Best and Stuart Sutcliffe embarked on their journey from the famous docks of Liverpool to search for success in the seedy red light district of Hamburg
La porte des secrets by Iain Softley( visu )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 6 libraries worldwide
"Caroline est engagée comme infirmière à domicile de Ben, un vieil invalide qui vit avec sa femme Violette dans une sinistre maison gothique de Louisiane. Intriguée par les lieux et par ce couple énigmatique, Caroline entreprend d'explorer à fond la demeure. Mais derrière la porte d'un grenier mystérieux l'attend le plus terrifiant des secrets
Computer science 101 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
WarGames: Young electronics wizard David Lightman unwittingly hooks into America's supersecret wargames computer and the world is suddenly threatened with nuclear annihilation
4 sci-fi movies ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Wargames: the dead code (2007, 100 min.): A brilliant computer hacker must race against time and away from the FBI as he inadvertently begins World War III
Art restoration ( visu )
in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Shows how science plays a crucial part in the restoration of fine art, paintings, sculpture, ceramics and architecture. Among the techniques discussed are X-radiography, ultra-violet light and microscopic analysis, which are being used by art restorers to probe the past and restore works of art to their original splendor
Backbeat by Backbeat( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1994 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Journey to the center of the Earth ; Inkheart = Voyage au centre de la terre ; Coeur d'encore ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Rock & Roll cinema ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in German and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Coração de tinta ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in Portuguese and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Die Flügel der Taube ( file )
1 edition published in 2007 in Undetermined and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Les ales del colom = The wings of the dove ( visu )
3 editions published in 1998 in Catalan and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Backbeat by Iain Softley( Book )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Iain Softley britischer Filmregisseur und -produzent
Iain Softley Brits filmregisseur
Iain Softley réalisateur britannique
Iain Softley regista britannico
Иън Софтли
Софтли, Иэн
ئی‌یین سافتلی کارگردان بریتانیایی
소프트리, 이언
소프틀리, 이안
イアン・ソフトリー
Languages
English (173)
German (31)
Spanish (19)
French (13)
Multiple languages (8)
Italian (6)
Catalan (4)
Delaware (1)
Portuguese (1)
Swedish (1)
Dutch (1)
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