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Bloom, John 1935-

Overview
Works: 36 works in 162 publications in 3 languages and 17,593 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Biographical films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Made-for-TV movies  Television adaptations  War films  Television mini-series 
Roles: Film editor, Editor, edm, Other, fme
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Bloom
Charlie Wilson's war by Mike Nichols( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 2,517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One congressman who loved a good time, one Houston socialite who loved a good cause, and one renegade CIA agent who loved a good fight conspired to bring about the largest covert operation in history
Gandhi by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

26 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the life of Indian statesman and nationalist Mahatma Gandhi, focusing especially on his theory of non-violent resistance
Angels in America by Mike Nichols( Visual )

17 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and French and held by 1,889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama explores issues surrounding AIDS and homosexuality in the 1980s. Includes fictionalized material from the life of politician Roy Cohn as well as original fictional characters and plots
Wit( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2020 in English and held by 1,788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This HBO Films presentation chronicles the personal awakening of a longtime literary scholar (played by two-time Oscar-winner Emma Thompson), who learns the importance of simple human kindness when faced with the most daunting of crises: a diagnosis of advanced cancer
The lion in winter by Anthony Harvey( Visual )

4 editions published between 1968 and 2001 in English and held by 1,587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical drama of the conflict between King Henry II of England and his wife Eleanor of Aquitaine over Henry's successor to the British throne
A chorus line by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 1,573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of young performers audition for the chorus of a Broadway musical. The director's rigorous process brings out more than just talent from each of the dancers, including the director's former love interest
Notes on a scandal by Richard Eyre( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1,561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barbara is a cynical schoolteacher who is close to retirement. Her only means of taking the edge off her desperate loneliness is writing in her journal. Sheba is a younger, attractive woman, who joins the faculty as an art teacher. Barbara watches her from afar and has nothing but caustic things to say in her diary. Barbara finds herself reaching out to Sheba. Sheba responds by inviting her to dinner at her house to meet Sheba's lecturer husband and their two children. Later, when Barbara discovers that Sheba is having a sexual relationship with a 15-year old student, Barbara realizes that knowledge of this secret gives her power over Sheba which she can use for her own purposes. Sheba becomes uneasy with Barbara's friendship. The tenuous relationship between the two women reaches a crisis point when Barbara's cat is dying and she asks Sheba to go with her to the vet. Sheba chooses to go with her family to see their son in a play instead. In revenge, Barbara sets in motion the scandal that will rock both their lives in ways they never imagined
The glass menagerie by Tennessee Williams( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 1,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strong willed woman attempts to impose her shattered dreams into the life and personality of her shy, reclusive daughter
Shaft by John Singleton( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To stop a racist killer, Shaft's got to track down the only eyewitness that can put the bad guy behind bars. As Shaft closes in, so does the danger. Up against corrupt cops and venomous druglords, Shaft's out to make crime pay up
The French lieutenant's woman by Karel Reisz( Visual )

25 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in English and French and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna and Mike fall in love despite the fact that Mike's character is engaged. After a short, passionate affair, Anna's melancholy character leaves Mike
Nobody's fool by Paul Newman( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this affectionate story of small town life in upstate New York, Sully, a fitfully employed 60-year-old construction worker, is a cheerful curmudgeon who has made a lifetime of bad decisions. He unexpectedly has a chance to make right some of them when his estranged son and grandson drop back into his life
The First Wives Club by Oliver Goldsmith( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reunited by the death of a college friend, three divorced women seek revenge on the husbands who left them for younger women
The French lieutenant's woman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A parallel narrative of a Victorian-era gentleman and the social outcast he risks everything to love, and of the contemporary actors cast in those roles and immersed in their own forbidden affair
Air America by Roger Spottiswoode( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two renegade pilots are ensnared in the madness of covert operations over Laos during the Vietnam conflict. They lead the crew of Air America, a not-so-secret airline that drops everything from live pigs to opium over villages throughout the Vietnamese countryside
Gandhi( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the life of Mahatma Gandhi from his days as a lawyer in South Africa to his role as India's spiritual leader by using his philosophy of non-violent but direct-action protest that helped end British rule. Centers on the extraordinary man who fought for a nonviolent, peaceful existence and set an entire nation free
Closer by Mike Nichols( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dan, an aspiring novelist, cannot help but feel immensely attracted to Alice, a young American waitress and stripper who is in London after escaping from a failed relationship. After some time Dan meets Anna, a photographer who also attracts him. From there, things go downhill for Alice and Dan. Eventually Dan, Alice, Anna and Alice's fiance, Larry, take part in a twisted dance of deceit, guilt and anger
The French lieutenant's woman( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A parallel narrative of a Victorian-era gentleman and the social outcast he risks everything to love, and of the contemporary actors cast in those roles and immersed in their own forbidden affair
Black widow by Bob Rafelson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2018 in English and Italian and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catharine is a sultry beauty who meticulously sets her traps. Alex is a federal agent who just as meticulously uncovers what no one else suspects--that this woman tricks wealthy men into marrying her, then kills them to inherit their fortunes
Dracula( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1913, the charming, seductive and sinister vampire Count Dracula travels to England in search of an immortal bride. Meanwhile, the renowned and relentless vampire hunter, Van Helsing, seeks to end the Dark Prince's reign of terror over the citizens of Transylvania
The deep end of the ocean( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wife and mother is faced with rebuilding her life, and her family, after they have been shockingly torn apart. When their son disappears, the pain of a lost child ravages the Cappadora family for nearly a decade. But when he suddenly returns the whole family must come to a painful reunion
 
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The lion in winterA chorus lineShaftThe First Wives ClubGandhiCloser
Alternative Names
John Bloom britischer Cutter

John Bloom britischer Filmeditor

John Bloom Brits filmeditor

John Bloom montador británicu

John Bloom montatore britannico

John Bloom monteur film britannique

Τζον Μπλουμ

Джон Блум

Ջոն Բլում

ג'ון בלום

جان بلوم (تدوین‌گر فیلم) تدوینگر بریتانیایی

جون بلوم مونتير من المملكة المتحدة

ジョン・ブルーム

約翰·布魯姆

Languages
English (135)

Italian (4)

French (3)