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Zarvos, Marcelo

Works: 108 works in 233 publications in 6 languages and 16,017 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Television adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Composer, Musician, Interviewee, Performer, Conductor, Production personnel, Instrumentalist, Contributor, Creator, Compiler, Choreographer, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Marcelo Zarvos
The good shepherd by Robert De Niro ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American intelligence officer's youthful idealism is slowly eroded by his growing suspicion of the people around him
Remember me by Allen Coulter ( Visual )
10 editions published in 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romantic drama starring Robert Pattinson and Emilie de Ravin. Tyler (Pattinson), a student at NYU, has had a strained relationship with his father (Pierce Brosnan) since his brother's recent suicide tore the family apart. When he meets fellow student Ally (de Ravin), who has also undergone a family bereavement, he finally begins to find happiness and meaning in his life. However, the young couple's budding relationship is overshadowed not only by the strain of these past losses, but by the protective instincts of Ally's police officer father, Neil (Chris Cooper), who sees the rebellious Tyler as a good-for-nothing troublemaker
Sin nombre by Cary Joji Fukunaga ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in Spanish and French and held by 1,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A teenage Honduran girl forms an unlikely friendship with a Mexican gang member who is helping her to smuggle her family into the United States
Beastly ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fantasy drama, retelling the classic 'Beauty and the Beast' story with a modern twist. Kyle Kingson (Alex Pettyfer) is a rich young man who is as attractive as he is big-headed. He gets a thrill out of making fun of less fortunate people. When he tricks the goth girl Kendra (Mary-Kate Olsen) at school, she uses her dark magic to turn him into a hideous creature. Kyle is then sent away to live in Brooklyn by his father (Peter Krause). While there, Kyle makes a deal with a drug addict (Roc LaFortune) - Kyle will protect him as long as his daughter, Lindy (Vanessa Hudgens), moves into Kyle's home. As time passes, Kyle and Lindy will form an unlikely bond
Taking Chance ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The remarkable true story of one soldier's death in battle, another soldier's journey of discovery and a nation's reverence and gratitude toward its war dead. After hearing of the heroic death of a young Marine in Iraq, veteran officer Lt. Colonel Michael Strobl volunteers to escort the remains of Lance Corporal Chance Phelps back to his hometown in Wyoming. As Strobl crosses America's heartland, he will find himself on an unexpectedly emotional journey into the soul of a country mourning not only Chance, but all of our country's fallen heroes
Brooklyn's finest by Antoine Fuqua ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gritty crime thriller starring Richard Gere, Wesley Snipes, Don Cheadle and Ethan Hawke. Three NYPD police officers become separately involved in a major operation targeting Brooklyn's notoriously drug-ridden BK housing project. Eddie (Gere) is a burned-out patrolman with only a week to go until he retires, and little to live for thereafter. Undercover cop Tango (Cheadle) has been working the streets for so long that his loyalties are shifting from the police force to his former prison buddy, big-time drug dealer Caz (Snipes). Meanwhile, narcotics officer Sal (Hawke), under intense pressure to provide for his growing family, is finding it increasingly difficult to resist the temptation of corruption. When the NYPD launches Operation Clean Up in Brooklyn's notorious 65th Precinct, all three officers find themselves in the frontline as they are fatefully brought together at the same deadly crime scene
Friends with kids ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two best friends decide to have a child together while keeping their relationship platonic. This leads their other friends to question the nature of friendship, family, and true love
Won't back down ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frustrated by her dyslexic daughter's struggles at a failing inner-city school, Jamie Fitzpatrick tries to enroll her somewhere else. When this fails, Jamie recruits a disillusioned but caring teacher to try to fix the broken school
Enough said ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Divorced mom Eva may be falling for Albert, a sweet, funny, like-minded divorced man. But as their relationship blossoms, Eva befriends Marianne, who's always complaining about her ex-husband. When Eva realizes that Albert is the target of Marianne's rants, she begins to question her own perceptions about first impressions and second chances
The beaver by Jodie Foster ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A troubled husband and executive adopts a beaver hand-puppet as his sole means of communicating
Too big to fail ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and French and held by 914 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
The door in the floor by John Irving ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A famous children's author and his wife push their damaged marriage to the limit with the help of the writer's young assistant
Fragments by Rowan Woods ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On an ordinary day, a deranged man goes on a rampage in a diner and randomly shoots the costumers. The survivors of the tragic episode are deeply affected by the shooting, each having a different reaction: the youngest, Anne Hagen, becomes popular at school telling her version of the shooting; her friend Jimmy Jaspersen becomes mute and closes himself to the outer world; waitress Carla Davenport neglects her baby and has several vulgar relationships with men; Dr. Bruce Laraby loses his self-confidence and tries an experimental treatment; and the compulsive gambler Charlie Archenault believes that he is lucky in the game and gambles all his money, but he has a jinx
Our brand is crisis by Rachel Sanchez De Lozada, Gonzalo Boynton ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Follows James Carville, Jeremy Rosner and a team of political consultants as they launch a media-savvy campaign for Bolivian presidential candidate Gonzalo Sánchez de Lozada. With unprecedented access to think sessions, media training and the making of smear campaigns, witness a shocking example of America 'spreading democracy' overseas and its earth-shattering aftermath"--Container
Hollywoodland by Allen Coulter ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En la ciudad de Los Ángeles, en los años cincuenta, un detective investiga la muerte en Hollywood de George Reeves, el actor que interpretó a Superman en una conocida serie de televisión
Ira & Abby ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sweet, hilarious romantic comedy that examines the issues of marriage, monogamy and whether 'I do' is the only path to life-long love and happiness
Tully ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tale of two brothers and their father on a farm in the summer
Strangers with candy ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A prequel to the critically acclaimed Comedy Central series of the same name, it is the tale of Jerri Blank, a forty-seven year old ex-con, junky whore who decides to return home and finish high school after 32 years on the streets
The buffalo war ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The moving story of the Native Americans, ranchers, government officials, and environmental activists currently battling over the yearly slaughter of America's last wild bison ... This film explores the controversial killing by joining a 500-mile spiritual march across Montana by Lakota Sioux Indians who object to the slaughter ... Woven into the film are the civil disobedience and video activism of an environmental group trying to save the buffalo, as well as the concerns of a ranching family caught in the crossfire."--Container
The Mudge boy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Duncan Mudge is a 14-year-old misfit vying for the attention of his emotionally distant father and struggling to fill the void brought on by his mother's sudden death
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Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.13 for Fragments ... to 0.39 for The buffal ...)
Alternative Names
Zarvos, Marcelo Uchoa, 1969-
English (69)
Spanish (23)
French (10)
Catalan (2)
Multiple languages (2)
German (1)