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Abraham, Marc 1949 May 28-

Overview
Works: 37 works in 219 publications in 7 languages and 21,402 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Trials, litigation, etc  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Comedy films  Spy films 
Roles: Producer, Director
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Marc Abraham
Children of men by Alfonso Cuarón( Visual )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 2,344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Theo Faron is a bureaucrat in a Britain gone despotic. It is 2027 and the entire planet has gone infertile. Women no longer have babies, and chaos has erupted: war, rebellion, mass destruction, and a huge refugee problem, with the imposition of martial law. One day, Theo is kidnapped. His ex-wife Julian has a proposition for her former spouse, and because of their relationship, she thinks Theo will acquiesce. Theo is about to be tossed into a web of intrigue involving the very fate of humanity
Tuck everlasting by Walt Disney( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young Winnie Foster, stifled by the formality of her proper life and her domineering mother, escapes into the woods only to get lost. Her magical summer begins when she meets Jesse Tuck. Jesse is full of life and adventure and Winnie falls in love. The Tuck family has a powerful secret-- a spring that holds the magic of everlasting life. Now Winnie must choose whether she wants to live life as she knows it or drink from the spring
The family man by Brett Ratner( Visual )
23 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A high-powered Wall Street bachelor wakes up one morning next to his ex-girlfriend from years ago -- and finds that they are happily married with kids! Can this single-minded workaholic become a family man?
Spy game by Tony Scott( Visual )
17 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retiring CIA agent Nathan Muir recalls his training of Tom Bishop while working against agency politics to free him from his Chinese captors
The emperor's club by Emile Hirsch( Visual )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The assistant headmaster at St Benedict's School has problems with a new student
Flash of genius ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Robert Kearns. The Kearns' were a typical 1960s Detroit family. Bob is a college professor and part-time inventor. When Bob invents a device that would eventually be used by every car in the world, the Kearns' think they have struck gold. But their aspirations are dashed after the auto giants, who originally embraced Bob's creation, unceremoniously shun him. Ignored, threatened and then buried in years of litigation, Bob is haunted by what was done to his family and their future. He becomes a man obsessed with justice and the conviction that his life's work, or anyone else's for that matter, should be acknowledged by those who stood to benefit. He and his family pay the toll for refusing to compromise his dignity
The rundown ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 1,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beck is anxious to retire from his bounty hunter work, but his boss, Walker, has one more "retrieval" job for him. He sends Beck into the Brazilian rainforest to bring back his wayward son, Travis. Travis is there looking for a gold statue, which he could sell for millions if he finds it. The powerful Hatcher owns the area's huge mine, and feels that anything found in the area is his property. He refuses to let Beck take Travis back to the U.S. until the statue is in his hands. Using his estimable fighting prowess, Beck manages to get Travis out of town
In time ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In a future where time is literally money and aging stops at 25, the only way to stay alive is to earn, borrow, steal or inherit more time. But when a poor, working-class man ... is falsely accused of murder, he teams up with a beautiful heiress ... and must figure out a way to bring down the corrupt system before their dwindling life clocks run out"--Container
Bring it on ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 1,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Toro cheerleading squad has spirit, spunk, sass and a killer routine that's sure to land them the national championship torphy for the sixth year in a row. But for newly-elected team captain, Torrance, the Toros' road to cheer glory stumbles when she discovers their perfectly choreographed routines were stolen from a hot hip-hop squad across town. Now the squad must scramble to find a new routine to compete in this year's competition
Robocop by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )
10 editions published in 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Het is 2029. Het bedrijf OmniCorp staat aan de basis van robottechnologieën. Alex Murphy blijkt het perfecte proefkonijn te zijn en wordt tot een half mens, half robot gemaakt
The man with the iron fists ( Visual )
9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the hunt for a fabled treasure of gold, a band of warriors, assassins, and a rogue British soldier descend upon a village in feudal China, where a humble blacksmith looks to defend himself and his fellow villagers
The thing ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When paleontologist Kate Lloyd travels to an isolated outpost in Antarctica for the expedition of a lifetime, she joins an international team that unearths a remarkable discovery. Their elation quickly turns to fear as they realize that their experiment has freed a mysterious being from its frozen prison. Paranoia spreads like an epidemic as a creature that can mimic anything it touches will pit human against human as it tries to survive and flourish in this spine-tingling thriller
The last exorcism ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A reverend travels to a farm to perform and film what he believes to be his last routine exorcism, and finds himself unprepared for the unspeakable horror he finds. Now he must find a way to save the family, film crew, and himself before it's too late
Dawn of the dead by Zack Snyder( Visual )
18 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When a mysterious virus turns people into mindless, flesh-eating zombies, a handful of survivors wage a desperate, last-stand battle to stay alive ... and human."--Container
Bring it on again ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Whittier and Monica are freshmen at college. They try out for the cheerleading squad and make it, only to find that the head cheerleader has a very bad attitude. Not wanting to be a part of the attitude, both girls quit. Since they want to cheer, they decide to take a ragtag bunch of misfits and turn them into a squad. Since only one squad can represent the college at a national cheerleading contest, the two squads have a cheer off to decide who should be the varsity squad that goes to nationals
The hurricane by Norman Jewison( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, in the prime of his boxing career, finds himself wrongfully convicted of murder. Sentenced to life in prison, Carter's published memoir, The sixteenth round, inspires a teenager from Brooklyn and three Canadian activists who believe in the truth, to join forces with Carter to prove his innocence
A thousand acres by Jocelyn Moorhouse( Visual )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Relata el destino de la familia Cook y su indomable patriarca Larry Cook. El reino de los Cook consiste en una enorme granja de mil acres de tierra fértil pero cuyas semillas de destrucción están a punto de salir a la superficie, luego de que en un inesperado e impulsivo acto Larry Cook reparte toda su propiedad entre sus tres hijas, Ginny, Rose y Caroline. Pronto la tierra divide a la familia, pero no por codicia, si no porque los dolorosos secretos que sustentan y los callados odios son finalmente pronunciados con profundas y catastróficas consecuencias
Let's go to prison ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Lyshitski likes to steal cars, has a weed problem, and has been in Illinois' Rossmore State Penitentiary so many times, he knows the entire population of both staff and cons by name. Cursed with being in the wrong place, at the wrong time, in possession of the wrong car, he's a repeat offender who has been deemed a lost cause. When the heartless judge, who has been behind most of his sentences, goes to the big court house in the sky, John decides to ruin the man's legacy by having the judge's only offspring, Nelson, thrown into jail right along with him. John learns that you have to do unto others as you would have others do unto you
Bring it on cheertastic 3-movie pack ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bring it on again: Whittier and Monica get on the college cheer leading squad but leave to form their own squad of college misfits because of their snobbish squad leader
The last exorcism ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At a New Orleans halfway house for girls, Nell Sweetzer attempts to recover from the trauma of the first film, but the demon that possessed her returns with an even more horrific plan
 
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