WorldCat Identities

Bloom, John 1935-

Overview
Works: 28 works in 110 publications in 3 languages and 13,831 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Biographical films  History  Romance films  Television mini-series  Epic films  War films  Television programs 
Roles: Film editor, Editor, edm, Other, fme
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Bloom
Angels in America by Mike Nichols( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and French and held by 1,916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1985. Revolves around two very different men with AIDS, one fictional, one fictionalized. Roy Cohn, personifies all the hypocrisy, delusion and callousness of the official response to the plague. Nothing shakes Roy's lack of empathy: even on his death bed, he's fighting with his gay nurse and taunting the woman he helped put to death, Ethel Rosenberg. The other patient is Prior Walter, who is visited by an angel and deserted by his self-pitying lover, Louis. Louis moves on to a relationship with Joe Pitt, a Mormon lawyer whose closeted homosexuality drives his wife to delusions and brings his mother to New York
Charlie Wilson's war by Mike Nichols( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Texas congressman Charlie Wilson during the early 1980s, this tells how a 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 )

23 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,887 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
Wit by Mike Nichols( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un emocional y compasivo retrato de una mujer que encuentra sentido a su existencia a través de su lucha contra en cancer de ovario terminal que le ha sido diagnosticado. "Ganas de vivir" convierte un tema algunas veces tabú y otras muchas traumático en una película accesible y muy llena de humor."--Envase
The lion in winter by Anthony Harvey( Visual )

3 editions published between 1968 and 2001 in English and held by 1,603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film adaptation of James Goldman's stage drama
A chorus line by Marvin Hamlisch( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 1,595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In preparation for a Broadway musical, a group of aspiring stage performers is put through their paces by a veteran stage director using some singular techniques
The glass menagerie by Tennessee Williams( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1,140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strong willed woman attempts to impose her shattered dreams into the life and personality of her shy, reclusive daughter
The French lieutenant's woman by Karel Reisz( Visual )

21 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in English and French and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman, ostracized by Victorian society and abandoned by her French lieutenant lover, fascinates a man who resolves to unravel the mystery of her clandestine past
The First Wives Club by Oliver Goldsmith( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After years of helping their husbands climb the ladder of success, three mid-life Manhattanites are dumped for younger, curvier models. But the trio is determined to turn their pain into gain. They come up with a cleverly devious plan to hit their exes where it really hurts -- in the wallet!
The French lieutenant's woman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and held by 349 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 284 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
Angels in America( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Undetermined and English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

God has abandoned Heaven. It's 1985 and the Reagans are in the White House. Death is swinging the scythe of AIDS. In Manhattan, Prior tells Lou, his lover, he's ill and Lou decides to bolt. As disease and loneliness ravage Prior, guilt invades Lou. Joe is an attorney, who is Mormon and Republican, is pushed by right-winger Roy toward a job at the Justice Dept. Both Joe and Roy are in the closet: Joe out of shame and religious turmoil; Roy to preserve his power and access. An angel invites Prior to be a prophet in death. Joe's mother and Belize, a close friend, help Prior choose
The French lieutenant's woman( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 62 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
Gandhi( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in English and held by 59 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
Black widow( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 56 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
Closer by Mike Nichols( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 15 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. The two meet after Alice is involved in a car accident. But nothing last forever, and after some time Dan meets Anna, a photographer, and he feels attracted to her. Nothing happens right away, but once it does, things go downhill for Alice and Dan. The two don't break up, but Dan is already mentally involved in the relationship. He is too much of a coward to leave Alice, even though he knows that Anna won't go out with him. Dan is so obessed with Anna that he even paves the way for the meeting between Anna and her future husband, Larry. Eventually Dan, Alice, Anna and Larry take part in a twisted dance of deceit, guilt and anger
The deep end of the ocean( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 15 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 entire family must come to a painful reunion of their own
Shaft by John Singleton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nephew of the original John Shaft, who shares his name, is determined to track down the only witness who can identify a deadly racist killer. As Shaft closes in, so does the danger
Erin Brockovich ; Notting Hill ; Duplicity ; Charlie Wilson's war( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notting Hill: When the world's most famous movie star falls for a bookstore owner, the couple comes to face the ultimate question: can two people fall in love with the whole world watching?
Betrayal by Harold Pinter( Visual )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells about a married man whose wife is having an affair with his best friend. Pinter's Betrayal is a provocative place where feelings run high, tempers run short and marriages begin and end with the silence of desperation
 
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Alternative Names
John Bloom britischer Cutter

John Bloom britischer Filmeditor

John Bloom Brits filmeditor

John Bloom montatore britannico

John Bloom monteur film britannique

Джон Блум

ג'ון בלום

جان بلوم (تدوین‌گر فیلم) تدوینگر بریتانیایی

ジョン・ブルーム

約翰·布魯姆

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