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Donovan, Martin 1957-

Overview
Works: 79 works in 283 publications in 6 languages and 10,852 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Crime films  Made-for-TV movies  Detective and mystery films  Film remakes  Television programs  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Martin Donovan
Insomnia by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime never sleeps and neither does the veteran LAPD homicide detective invited to Nightmute, Alaska to head a murder investigation there. He finds the investigation disrupted by an ever-shining midnight sun that wreaks sleep-depriving havoc on his body clock. As his consciousness becomes more unstable, he is nagged by a sense of personal guilt over a second crime that might just be real
The sentinel by Clark Johnson( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pete Garrison is on the presidential protection detail when another Secret Service agent is murdered. An informer tells Garrison about an elaborate assassination conspiracy that is related to this murder and is well underway. Garrison also happens to be having an affair with the First Lady, the stress of which causes him to flunk a lie detector test when word of the plot to kill the president becomes more than just paranoia. Garrison is soon on the run, being hunted by his protege David Breckinridge. But Garrison is at the top of his game and he knows all of the secret service tricks and uses them to evade his former comrades as the clock ticks down to assassination
The reluctant fundamentalist by Kiefer Sutherland( Visual )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2018 in English and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an American academic in Pakistan is kidnapped by anti-American radicals, the CIA thinks popular young Pakistani professor Changez is involved. But as Changez tells his story about his life in the US to an American foreign correspondent, the truth becomes harder to pin down
The haunting in Connecticut( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Campbell family moves to upstate Connecticut. They soon learn that their charming Victorian home has a disturbing history. The house was once a transformed funeral parlor where inconceivable acts occurred. The owner's clairvoyant son, Jonah, served as a demonic messenger. He provided a gateway for spiritual entities to crossover. Now unspeakable terror awaits when Jonah, the boy who communicated with the dead, returns to unleash horror on the innocent and unsuspecting family. Based on a true story
Aftermath by Elliott Lester( Visual )

7 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two strangers' lives become inextricably bound together after a devastating plane crash. Based on the airline accident that occurred in July of 2002 and on the events that took place 478 days later
Hannibal by Mads Mikkelsen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will is locked in a mental asylum accused of Hannibal Lecter's crimes. Now that Will knows what Hannibal is, he faces a fight to prove his own sanity and convince those closest to him that he is innocent. Jack is dealing with his own feelings about Will, and whether his protege is a killer. Looking for answers, Jack looks to Lecter, who becomes the new consultant on cases. Lecter is torn between saving himself and keeping Will close to him, despite advice from his psychiatrist to stay away
Rememory( Visual )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gordon Dunn, a visionary scientific pioneer, is found dead shortly after he unveils his newest work: a device able to extract, record, and play a person's memories. Soon, a mysterious man shows up at his widow's door, claiming to be a friend of her late husband. After stealing the machine from the house, the man uses it to try and solve the mystery of Gordon's death, beginning an investigation on memories that lead him to unexpected and dangers places
The great Gatsby by Robert Markowitz( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Long Island in the early 1920s the mysterious Jay Gatsby tries to rekindle his romance with Daisy, a young woman who has married another man, the wealthy and cruel Tom Buchanan
Silent Hill : revelation by Sean Bean( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Return to a place of insanity and blood-curdling chills in this shocking sequel to one of the most surreal and gruesome horror films ever created. Heather Mason and her father have always tried to stay one step ahead of the malevolent forces intent on their destruction. But on the eve of her 18th birthday, a dangerous revelation leads her deeper into a demonic world that threatens to trap her in a nightmarish landscape forever
The opposite of sex( Visual )

18 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dedee Truitt, a 16-year-old girl from Louisiana, flees to the suburban Indiana home of her gay half-brother Bill, where she proceeds to seduce his hunky live-in boyfriend, get pregnant, steal $10,000 and lead everyone in a chase across the country
Living out loud by La ge rui fu ni si( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A newly divorced woman is consumed by vindictive fantasies of her ex-husband and his young bride, until she finds unexpected companionship in a bold and sassy jazz singer at a local club and the down-on-his-luck elevator operator in her fashionable Fifth Avenue building
When trumpets fade( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four renegade soldiers are desparate to stay alive during one of World War II's most shocking and unforgettable battles in Hurtgen Forest in the fall of 1944
The United States of Leland by Matthew Ryan Hoge( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After 15-year-old Leland commits a chilling crime, he is sent to juvenile hall where he meets Pearl, a teacher and aspiring writer who dreams of making Leland's story into a book. As Pearl digs deeper into Leland's life and the people caught up in it - his mother, his famous writer-father, and his troubled girlfriend - he uncovers Leland's disturbing motive. The tables soon turn when the enigmatic teen forces Pearl to examine his own morally questionable behavior. Climaxing with a shocking collision of violence, understanding, and hope, Leland will take you to states you never imagined
Shadows and lies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When he falls for a gangster's favorite call girl, a quiet criminal must flee New York City. After four years in exile, Vincent secretly returns to the city intent on saving the woman he loves
Wind chill by Discovery Channel (Firm)( Visual )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and French and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desperate to get home for Christmas, a college student catches a ride with a strange classmate. As soon as she realizes he knows a little too much about her, the stranger decides to take a shortcut down a remote country road. Caught in a raging snowstorm, the young travelers are suddenly forced off the road by a mysterious car. Stranded, they soon realize the cold is the least of their problems
Amateur by Hal Hartley( Visual )

35 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A crackpot ex-nun who writes pornographic short stories crosses paths with an amnesiac wandering the streets of New York City. When they set out to uncover his identity, they come face to face with his unsavory past--including a vengeful porno actress and ruthless corporate assassins hot on their trail
RFK by Robert Dornhelm( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The final five years of Robert F. Kennedy's life are looked at in this drama, starting with JFK's assassination in 1963, to his own tragic death in 1968
The book of life by Hal Hartley( Visual )

17 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this dark comedy about the Apocalypse, Jesus (Martin Donovan) arrives at JFK Airport with his assistant, Magdalena (P.J. Harvey). He transfers the "Book of Life" to computer disk and battles the Devil (Thomas Jay Ryan) for human souls, with second thoughts about whether these lives are worth saving
The quiet by Jamie Babbit( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and French and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a deaf girl moves in with her godparents and their daughter, she finds out that not everything is as it seems, and secrets can be heard even when you can't
Trust by Hal Hartley( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Maria announces her unplanned pregnancy to her family, her father dies of a heart attack, her mother evicts her and her boyfriend breaks up with her. With nowhere to go, she wanders into town, searching for a place to stay. Along the way, she meets Matthew, a highly educated and moody repairman living with his abusive father. The two begin an unusual romance built on their sense of mutual identification and trust, while their families try to bring an end to their fragile relationship
 
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Alternative Names
Martin Donovan acteur américain

Martin Donovan Amerikaans acteur

Martin Donovan amerikai színész

Martin Donovan attore cinematografico statunitense

Martin Donovan US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Smith, Martin R.

Smith, Martin R. 1957-

Мартин Донован американский актёр, режиссёр и сценарист

مارتن دونوفان

مارتین دونوان تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، و بازیگر آمریکایی

마틴 도너번

マーティン・ドノヴァン

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