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Woods, James 1947-

Overview
Works: 534 works in 2,064 publications in 8 languages and 53,181 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Animated films  Historical films  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, vac, Producer, Other, Interviewee, Artist, Contributor, fmd, Author, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by James Woods
Hercules by Walt Disney Productions( Visual )

49 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 3,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes a musical, animated look at the myths surrounding the labors and life of Hercules (Heracles)
Contact by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

56 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astronomer Dr. Ellie Arroway receives an encrypted message, apparently from a solar system many light-years away
Surf's up by Shia LaBeouf( Visual )

18 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cody, a Rockhopper penguin, journeys from his home in Shiverpool, Antarctica, to take part in the Big Z Memorial Surf-Off on beautiful Pen Gu Island. During his adventure he meets many new friends, including surf nut Chicken Joe and high-spirited lifeguard Lani. Cody believes that winning is everything until he meets Geek, an old, washed-up pro surfer, who may just show Cody that a true winner isn't always the one who comes in first
Stuart Little 2 by Rob Minkoff( Visual )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 2,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stuart Little is back for more action-packed adventure. This time around Stuart and the reluctant Snowbell embark on a dangerous mission to rescue Stuart's new friend Margalo from a villainous falcon. But the journey proves more difficult than he ever imagines, and Stuart has to decide if he's up to the task
Once upon a time in America by Sergio Leone( Visual )

106 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic tale of the lives of two New York gangsters from the period of the early 1900's through prohibition, and climaxing in their subsequent reunion in the 1960's. Friends from childhood, they entered a life of crime together that inevitably led to tragedy and death
John Q by Nick Cassavetes( Visual )

34 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Q. is a factory worker facing financial hardship as a result of reduced hours in his workplace. He and his wife soon discover that their child is in need of an emergency heart transplant. Although they have an HMO, they are informed that their policy doesn't cover such an expensive procedure. Unable to raise the money for the surgury himself and with no recourse but to take his son home to die, John snaps and holds the staff and patients of the hospital's emergency room hostage at gunpoint
White House down by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

15 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Capitol policeman John Cale ... has just been denied his dream job with the Secret Service of protecting President James Sawyer. ... Not wanting to let down his little girl with the news, he takes her on a tour of the WHite House, when the complex is overtaken by a heavily armed paramilitary group. Now, with the nation's government falling into chaos and time running out, it's up to Cale to save the president, his daughter and the country"--Container
Casino by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

31 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the opening credits say, the film is "adapted from a true story". The source material is Pileggi's nonfiction biography of Frank "Lefty" Rosenthal, and most of the characters in the film are based on real people
The virgin suicides by Sofia Coppola( Visual )

78 editions published between 1999 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 1,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the mid-1970s, in a sleepy Michigan community, live the Lisbon sisters, five teenagers whose beauty has bewitched a group of neighborhood boys. Isolated by their over-protective parents, they move like fleeting visions against the suburban landscape, luminous and unattainable. But when school hunk Trip Fontaine convinces Lux Lisbon and her sisters to go to the prom, the boys' romantic fantasies threaten to come true - until they are engulfed in a stunning chain of events that will change their lives forever."--Container
Ghosts of Mississippi by Rob Reiner( Visual )

15 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 1,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1963, civil rights leader Medgar Evers was murdered in his own driveway. For 30 years his wife worked for the conviction of his assassin
Too big to fail by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

21 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers an intimate look at the epochal financial crisis of 2008 and the powerful men and women who decided the fate of the world's economy in a matter of a few weeks. Centering on Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson, the film goes behind closed doors to examine the symbiotic relationship between Wall Street and Washington
Riding in Cars with Boys by Beverly Donofrio( Visual )

21 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 1,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young woman who, despite bad luck and poor decisions, never loses sight of her dreams. Set in Wallingford, Connecticut beginning in the 1960s
Founding fathers by A & E Television Network( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They were the most legendary and respected politicians, statesmen and warriors of history's first republic since the days of ancient Rome. They were also traitors and smugglers, rabble rousers and hot-heads, unfaithful husbands and prodigious drinkers. Our "Founding Fathers" were, in fact, human beings. Gain a fascinating glimpse behind the images on the marble busts and faces on our dollar bills and pocket change
Founding brothers( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 1 begins with a look at two of the many crises faced by George Washington during his term as America's first president. At a time when any conflict had the potential to dissolve the fragile union, Washington surrounded himself with brilliant men who were bound by their undying devotion to America, but who were often bitterly divided about how best to serve their common cause. Volume 2 explores the ideological conflict that existed between Thomas Jefferson and Alexander Hamilton and highlights Washington's farewell address. Volume 3 portrays the bitterly contested presidential election of 1796 and the difficult administration of John Adams. Volume 4 concludes with the poignant tale of the reconciliation between Adams and Jefferson, and the story of the famous duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr
My Name is Bill W. by Daniel Petrie( Visual )

15 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War I veteran William Wilson has everything: loving wife, good health, Wall Street career --and a "drinking problem." Penniless overnight when the stock market crashes, Bill quickly descends into a stormy sea of booze. Then he meets Bob Smith, an Ohio surgeon with the same "problem." Together they discover a way to stay sober --one day at a time, and their mutual triumph would soon become the world's
Chaplin by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

16 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaplin's entire life is covered in the biographical film. From his upbringings in the slums of England to his Honorary Oscar in 1972
Salvador by Oliver Stone( Visual )

42 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A veteran war photojournalist is sent to El Salvador in 1980 to capture the bloodshed, brutality and injustices of the war on film
Jobs by Joshua Michael Stern( Visual )

14 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chronicles Jobs' early days as a college dropout to his rise as the co-founder of Apple Computer, Inc. and forced retirement from the company. More than a decade later, Jobs returns and single-handedly sets a course that will turn the once-tiny startup into one of the world's most valuable companies. His epic journey blazes a trail that changes technology--and the world--forever"--Container
Straw dogs( Visual )

17 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in English and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David and Amy Sumner, a Hollywood screenwriter and his actress wife, return to her small hometown in the deep South to prepare the family home for sale after her father's death. Once there, tensions build in their marriage and old conflicts re-emerge with the locals, including Amy's ex-boyfriend Charlie, which leads to a violent confrontation
Scary movie 2 by Keenen Ivory Wayans( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sequal that spoofs a "haunted houseful" of great movies. A group of college students are invited to a house for a set of sleep studies. It's up to the students to get out alive
 
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Ceyms Vuds

Džeimss Vudss amerikāņu aktieris un producents

Džejms Vuds

James Woods acteur

James Woods acteur américain

James Woods actor estadounidense

James Woods aktor, reżyser i scenarzysta amerykański

James Woods amerikai színész

James Woods attore e doppiatore statunitense

James Woods pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

James Woods US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Woods, James Howard 1947-

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جیمز وودز هنرپیشه و تهیه‌کننده اهل آمریکا

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詹姆斯·伍茲

詹姆斯·伍兹 美國電影,舞台和電視演員

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