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Golan, Menahem 1929-2014

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Most widely held works by Menahem Golan
Superman IV : the quest for peace( Visual )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To make the world safe for nuclear arms merchants, archvillain Lex Luthor creates a new being to challenge the man of steel : the radiation-charged Nuclear Man. The two foes clash in an explosive extravaganza that sees Superman save the Statue of Liberty, plug a volcanic eruption of Mount Etna, rebuild the demolished Great Wall of China - and juggle the attentions of Lois Lane
Otello by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in Italian and English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi's famous opera is brought to vivid life in this magnificent production. The immortal tale of the noble Moor and his beautiful young wife, and of his lieutenant, whose jealousy and lust for power lead him to commit the ultimate treason. Otello is a figure larger than life, driven by his own jealousy to murder the woman he adores. Placido Domingo as Otello is at his peak in this role
Cobra( Visual )

16 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lt. Marion Cobretti is a big-city cop who gets the blood-spattered jobs nobody else wants or dares to take on. He's Cobra, a one-man assault force whose laser-mount submachine gun and pearl-handled Colt .45 spit pure, crime-stopping venom
Fool for love by Robert Altman( Visual )

17 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

May is waiting for her boyfriend in a run-down American motel, when an old flame turns up and threatens to undermine her efforts and drag her back into the life that she was running away from. The situation is soon complicated when it turns out that they are half brother and sister involved in an incestuous relationship
The Delta Force by Menahem Golan( Visual )

26 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a fanatic band of ruthless terrorists hijack a commercial jetliner, a small anti-terrorist squad strikes with awesome force
Love streams( Visual )

7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two closely bound, emotionally wounded siblings reunite after years apart
Over the top by Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Combined Shows( Visual )

18 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Down-on-his-luck big-rig trucker Lincoln Hawk struggles to rebuild his life, going after the World Arm-wrestling Championship's first-place prize money, and the love of the son he abandoned years earlier
Runaway train by Andreĭ Mikhalkov-Konchalovskiĭ( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2018 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Escaped convicts try to elude their pursuers by catching a ride on a freight train, only to find themselves trapped when the train goes out of control
4 film favorites Superman ; Superman the movie ; Superman II ; Superman III ; Superman IV: the quest for peace( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superman IV: Archvillain Lex Luthor, determined to make the world safe for nuclear arms merchants, creates a new being to challenge the Man of Steel, the radiation-charged Nuclear Man. The two super-powered foes clash and Superman saves the Statue of Liberty, repulses a volcanic eruption of Mount Etna, rebuilds the demolished Great Wall of China and performs many more spectacular feats
Sallah Shabati by Ephraim Kishon( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in Hebrew and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1949, a Yemenite Jewish family that was flown to Israel during "Operation Magic Carpet", a clandestine operation that flew 49,000 Yemenite Jews to Israel the year after the state was formed, is forced to move to a government settlement camp in Israel, not realizing the challenges that lie on the horizon for new immigrants. Sallah, the family patriarch with a permanent scowl, discovers the hard way that Israeli bureaucracy could keep his family out of a permanent home for years -- and he vows to fight it...his way. His aversion to hard work and socialist values soon make him a deviant in the eyes of kibbutz leaders and government officials. The sharp, often hilarious satire that became the most successful film in Israeli history is about new immigrants Sallah and his family, who are left in a shack near their promised apartment and are abandoned for months
The emperor's new clothes by H. C Andersen( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the Hans Christian Andersen classic fairy tale, two con artists attempt to swindle the Emperor by playing up to his vanity. They pretend to make him a suit that they claim is so dazzlingly beautiful that none but the very wise are able to see it. In the end, their deceit is revealed by the wisdom of a child
Beauty and the beast( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trading her freedom to save her beloved father, young Beauty enters into a lonely life at the magic-filled castle of the frightful-looking Beast. But as the unhappy Beast gradually reveals the secret of his heart to her, Beauty sees beyond his physical form and her love works a miraculous change
Sword of the valiant : the legend of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Sir Gwain takes on the test of valor presented by the Green Knight. Sir Gwain must battle the dark forces and brave knights to prove himself
Hansel and Gretel by Len Talan( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hansel and Gretel get lost in the forest and stumble upon a witch's cottage. Live action, includes musical numbers
The Hanoi Hilton( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For most combat soldiers, Vietnam was a battlefield war of guns and grenades. But for thousands of American combatants, the battlefield was a dark, vermin-infested cell in a prison compound like Hoa Lo, or what the POWs called the Hanoi Hilton. Captured Navy pilot Lt. Commander Williamson knows his only defense against torture, disease and despair is an indomitable will
Death wish II by Menahem Golan( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Kersey is trying to nurse his daughter back to health when she is raped and driven to suicide by a gang. Kersey relentlessly hunts down the gang, and in turn is hunted by a New York City detective
Masters of the universe by Gary Goddard( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and Polish and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Planet Eternia and the Castle of Greyskull are under threat from the evil Skeletor who wants to take over the planet. A group of freedom fighters, led by the heroic He-Man are accidentally transported to Earth by a mysterious Cosmic Key which holds the power to make Skeletor all-powerful. Once on Earth, He-Man joins alliances with two teenagers as they attempt to find the key and return home
Gaston Leroux's The Phantom of the Opera( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An aspiring opera singer is transported back to Victorian London and into the arms of a disfigured reclusive who is determined to make her a star at any cost
Night of the living dead( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a remake of the cult classic, seven strangers are trapped in an isolated farmhouse while cannibalistic zombies, awakened from death by the return of a radioactive space probe, wage a relentless attack, killing and eating everyone in their path
Rumpelstiltskin( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this musical adaptation of the beloved Brothers Grimm fairy tale, the miller's daughter must learn magic from a troll to perform a miracle. After Katie's father boasts to the king that she can turn grain into gold, she finds herself thrown in a dungeon with orders to spin straw into gold or else. A crafty troll agrees to help her perform the seemingly impossible feat and land the king's handsome son, but his assistance comes at a price. Unless she can figure out his unusual name, she must hand over her firstborn child
 
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4 film favorites Superman ; Superman the movie ; Superman II ; Superman III ; Superman IV: the quest for peace
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Alternative Names
Globus, Menahem.

Globus, Menahem 1929-

Globus, Menahem 1929-2014

Golan, Menachem 1929-

Golan Menachem 1929-2014

Gōlan, Menaḥem 1929-2014

Goldman Joseph

Goldman, Joseph 1929-2014

Gwlan Mnahem

Gwlan Mnaḥem 1929-2014

Menachem Golan

Menachem Golan izraelský režisér

Menahem Golan filmregisseur uit Israël (1929-2014)

Menahem Golan Israeli film director and producer

Menahem Golan israelischer Regisseur, Produzent (1929-2014)

Menahem Golan israelisk filmregissör och producent

Menahem Golan regista e produttore cinematografico israeliano

Голан, Менахем

Менахем Голан

Մենահեմ Գոլան

גולן, מנחם

גולן, מנחם 1929-

גולן מנחם 1929-2014

מנחם גולן

מנחם גולן מפיק ובמאי ישראלי

مناحيم غولان

مناهم گولان تهیه‌کننده و کارگردان اسرائیلی

골란, 메나헴 1929-

メナヘム・ゴーラン

梅納漢姆·哥蘭

米纳罕·戈兰

Languages
English (156)

Italian (13)

Spanish (8)

Hebrew (7)

French (4)

German (1)

Danish (1)

Polish (1)