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Softley, Iain

Overview
Works: 89 works in 328 publications in 10 languages and 7,169 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  Science fiction films  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Film and video adaptations  Biography 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Performer, Adapter, Scenarist, 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 )
34 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,236 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 ( visu )
36 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 1,422 libraries worldwide
A psychiatrist begins treating a patient who claims to be an alien from the distant planet of K-PAX
The wings of the dove by Henry James( visu )
66 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 1,154 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
The skeleton key by Iain Softley( visu )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 777 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
Hackers ( visu )
27 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 588 libraries worldwide
A hacker who mistakenly taps into an embezzling scheme at a major corporation soon is targeted both by the FBI and the corporation's deranged computer genius
The skeleton key ( visu )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 436 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
Backbeat by Iain Softley( visu )
31 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 374 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
Tintenherz ( visu )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in German and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Wenn Mo Folchart eine Geschichte vorliest, entspringen die Figuren plötzlich den Seiten. Im wahrsten Sinne des Wortes. Und das ist ein Problem. Mo muss seine besondere Gabe nun so einsetzen, dass die Eindringlinge wieder in ihre Welt verschwinden, um somit unsere zu retten
Backbeat music from the motion picture ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
K-Pax Alles ist möglich ( visu )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in German and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Wie aus dem nichts taucht ein mysteriöser mann in new york auf und behauptet, er stamme vom planeten k-pax in einer fernen galaxie. Er landet in der psychiatrischen klinik von dr. mark powell, der schnell von seinem neuen ungewöhnlichen patienten und seinen schlüssigen angaben fasziniert ist. je mehr er den geheimnisvollen fremden kennen lernt, desto stärker zweifelt er an dem eigenen festgefügten weltbild. für die anderen insassen der anstalt wird der fremde schnell zu einer leitfigur, die ihnen holffnung gibt. als er offenbart, er werde die erde in nur drei woche wieder verlassen und zu seinem planeten zurückkehren, setzt dr. powell alles daran, dessen wahre herkunft zu entschlüsseln... (Quelle: cede.ch)
Inkheart : la leggenda di cuore d'inchiostro ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in Italian and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Quando Mortimer Folchart detto Mo, esperto rilegatore di libri malandati, trova un volume di "Inkheart" in una vecchia libreria di provincia, non crede ai propri occhi. Sono dieci anni che cerca quel libro, da quando sua figlia Meggie ne aveva tre; da quando, l'ultima notte in un cui lo ha letto ad alta voce, sua moglie Resa è scomparsa all'interno del mondo fantastico di Inkheart, alla corte medievale del malvagio Capricorn. Pochi lo sanno, ma Mo è una lingua di fata: con la lettura può richiamare alla realtà i personaggi dei romanzi, ma rimandarli indietro può essere molto più complicato. Ora, con quella copia del libro in mano, Mo è deciso ha ritrovare Resa e, che lo voglia o meno, Meggie farà di tutto per aiutarlo. (Mymovies)
K-PAX by Kevin Softley( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
A Manhattan psychiatrist, who thinks he's seen it all until he's assigned to analyze Prot, a psychiatric patient who claims to be from a distant planet called K-PAX. He is convinced that Prot is "a convincing delusional," but his cynicism turns to open-minded fascination as Prot's case reveals a combination of otherworldly insight and all-too-human trauma, prompting an earthbound explanation for Prot's allegedly alien origins
Art restoration ( visu )
in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Investigates the use of science and technology in restoring and maintaining the originality and value of art works and architecture. The program explores photographic techniques, ultraviolet light, X-radiography and the electron microscope used to disclose underdrawings, retouchings and added layers on paintings and sculptures. Also examined is the technique of image enhancement which can help to identify the materials used by artists
Yu wang zhi yi ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Kai te(hai lun na bao han ka te shi)shi ge gan ai gan hen cong ming jue ding de nu zi ,zai mu qin qu shi hou,ta dao fu shuang a yi de shou rong,jin ru lun dun shang ceng she jiao quan. kai te bi xu yao jia yi ge jin gui xu ,yi huan qu gui zu de sheng huo he di wei .dan shi pan ni de kai te que ai shang yi ge ming bu jian jing zhuan de xiao ji zhe mo dun(li na luo qi shi),ta men hu xiang shen ai zhu dui fang,bu guo yin wei liang ren de di wei xuan shu,er wu fa bi ci cheng nuo,ta de a yi geng shi ji li zu zhi zhe dui lian ren de jiao wang. zhe shi,kai te de sheng huo zhong chuang jin le yi ge gai bian ta yi sheng de mei guo fu jia nu mi li(ai li sen ai lue te shi),liang ren ma shang cheng wei hao you,mi li di yi ci kan dao mo dun shi ,li ke jiu ai shang zhe ge jun mei wen wen de ji zhe,er zhe yang de san jiao lian qing,zai jia shang mi li li huan zhong bing er zeng jia geng duo de bian shu . san ren tong you wei ni si zhi ji,kai te ti chu you ren de jie jue zhi dao,she ji mo dun ai shang mi li!dan wei qiu zhen ai de dan chun xin ji,que yuan chao guo ta men de xiang xiang
K-PAX Genie? Verrückter? Nicht von dieser Welt? = Alles ist möglich ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in German and held by 5 libraries worldwide
K-Pax : da un altro mondo ( visu )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in Italian and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Alla Grand Central Station di New York viene fermato un uomo che afferma di essere giunto dallo spazio. Condotto in clinica psichiatrica viene affidato alle cure del dottor Mark Powell. L'uomo afferma di chiamarsi Prot e di venire da un altro pianeta. Powell è convinto che si tratti di un malato di mente anche se la lucidità di alcune sue affermazioni lascia spazio a qualche dubbio. (Mymovies)
Die Flügel der Taube The wings of the dove ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Backbeat by Bob Last( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and Miscellaneous languages and held by 4 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
 
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