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Cronenberg, David 1943-

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Most widely held works by David Cronenberg
A history of violence by David Cronenberg( Visual )

91 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom is a loving, well-respected family man from a small Indiana town. When two criminals show up at his diner, Tom is forced to take action and thwart the robbery attempt. Suddenly heralded as a local hero who took the courage to stand up to crime, people look up to Tom as a man of high moral regard. But all the media attention attracts the likes of the mob, who show up at Tom's doorstep. Is it a case of mistaken identity or does Tom have a history that no one knows about?
Eastern promises by David Cronenberg( Visual )

69 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russian-born Nikolai Luzhin is a driver for one of London's most notorious organized crime families of Eastern European origin. His carefully maintained existence is jarred once he crosses paths at Christmastime with Anna Khitrova, a midwife at a North London hospital. Anna is deeply affected by the death of a teenager while giving birth to a baby, and she resolves to try and trace the baby's lineage and relatives. The girl has a personal diary, but it is written in Russian. Anna accidentally unleashes the full fury of the crime family, and Nikolai unexpectedly finds his loyalties divided. Hanging in the balance is a harrowing chain of murder, deceit, and retribution
A dangerous method by David Cronenberg( Visual )

64 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The relationship between fledgling psychiatrist Carl Jung and his mentor Sigmund Freud is torn apart when Sabina Spielrein, a troubled but beautiful young woman, comes between them and forever changes the face of modern thought
The fly by Jeff Goldblum( Visual )

89 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seth Brundle is a brilliant but eccentric scientist who attempts to woo investigative journalist Veronica Quaife by offering her a scoop on his latest research in the field of matter transportation, which against all the expectations of the scientific establishment have proved successful. Up to a point. Brundle thinks he has ironed out the last problem when he successfully transports a living creature, but when he attempts to teleport himself a fly enters one of the transmission booths, and Brundle finds he is a changed man
Videodrome by David Cronenberg( Visual )

76 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Max Renn goes looking for edgy new shows for his sleazy cable TV station, he stumbles across the pirate broadcast of a hyperviolent torture show called Videodrome. As he struggles to unearth the origins of the program, he embarks on a hallucinatory journey into a shadow world of right-wing conspiracies, sadomasochistic sex games, and bodily transformation
Cosmopolis by David Cronenberg( Visual )

44 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eric Packer, a 28-year-old billionaire asset manager, heads out in his tricked-out stretch limo, while remotely wagering his company's massive fortune on a bet against the Chinese Yuan. Little does he know his perfectly ordered, doubt-free world is about to implode
Maps to the stars by David Cronenberg( Visual )

28 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the Weiss family, who are making their way in Hollywood rife with money, fame, envy, and relentless hauntings. Stafford Weiss is a famed TV self-help therapist with an A-list celebrity clientele. Meanwhile, Cristina Weiss has her work cut out managing the career of their disaffected child-star son, Benjie, a fresh graduate of rehab at age thirteen. Yet unbeknownst to them, another member of the Weiss family has arrived in town, mysteriously scarred and tormented, Agatha
Naked lunch by William S Burroughs( Visual )

76 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part-time pest-control man and full-time drug addict Bill Lee (Weller) seeks escape from his troubled existence in 1953 New York and flees to Interzone (a hallucinatory version of Tangiers) where reality and fantasy have merged. It's a strange, surreal landscape inhabited by mugwumps, half-alien, half-insect creatures, man-sized centipedes, carnivorous typewriters and bizarre humans. Compelled to make sense of this alien territory, he writes a book called "Naked lunch."
Consumed : a novel by David Cronenberg( Book )

38 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two journalists whose entanglement in a French philosopher's death becomes a surreal journey into global conspiracy
Stephen King's The dead zone by David Cronenberg( Visual )

47 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being in a coma for years, a man awakens with strange psychic abilities that come into effect whenever he touches someone
Scanners by David Cronenberg( Visual )

42 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Supernaturals with the power to destroy human beings through telepathy are bent on taking over the world while a young artist races against time to stop them
Dead ringers by Christine Dory( Visual )

74 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In portrayals that won the New York Film Critics Best Actor Award, Jeremy Irons plays twin gynecologists whose emotional dependency collapses into mind games, madness, and murder
Madame Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

24 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A French civil service officer risks and then abandons everything in his life in his obsessive pursuit of a enigmatic Chinese opera diva who harbors a secret
Existenz by David Cronenberg( Visual )

70 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A designer of a virtual reality game is hunted by an assassin intent on killing her and destroying her creation
Nightmares & dreamscapes by Stephen King( Recording )

6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the best-selling authors to ever set pen to paper, Stephen King crafts macabre tales of the highest order. In his third collection of short stories, King displays the range and fecundity of imagination that his readers savor
Spider by David Cronenberg( Visual )

54 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mentally-disturbed man takes residence in a halfway house. His mind gradually slips back into the realm created by his illness, where he replays a key part of his childhood
Crash by David Cronenberg( Visual )

71 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film producer and sexual adventurer James Ballard's life is transformed by a car crash. It introduces him to Dr. Helen Remington, as her husband is propelled through the windshield and into James' car, dead. No sooner are Helen and James both out of the hospital than they show up together at a late-night show staged by Vaughan, whose near-fatal accident left him obsessed with the erotic possibilities of crashes. Vaughan savors crash data and presides over a cult of like-minded fetishists, soon joined by James--comatose with lust and fascination--as he single-mindedly pursues this new erotic linking of cars, sex, and injury
The brood : by David Cronenberg( Visual )

26 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Carveth finds himself faced with a terrible predicament. His wife is in an institution suffering from mental illness, yet her therapy does not seem to be working. The institute's director refuses to reveal the nature of the therapy he is using to treat her. Before Frank can learn more, a series of bizarre murders rock the city--victims of vengeful, murderous creatures that destroy anything that gets in their way
David Cronenberg's The brood( Visual )

4 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A disturbed woman is receiving a radical form of psychotherapy at a remote, mysterious institute. Meanwhile, her five-year-old daughter, under the care of her estranged husband, is being terrorized by a group of demonic beings. How these two storylines connect is the shocking and grotesque secret of this bloody tale of monstrous parenthood
Nightbreed( Visual )

26 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Boone may be a troubled young man, but his troubles are just beginning. Set up as the fall guy in a string of slasher murders, he decides he'll hide by crossing the threshold that separates us from them and sneak into the forbidden subterranean realm of Midian. Boone will live among the monsters. ... They are the Nightbreed, denizens of a world beyond death, beyond imagination, perhaps beyond anything you've seen."--Container
 
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A history of violence
Alternative Names
Cronenberg, David

Cronenberg, David Paul 1943-

Cronenburg, David

David Cronenberg

David Cronenberg Canadees filmregisseur

David Cronenberg Canadian film director, screenwriter and actor

David Cronenberg director de cine y guionista canadiense

David Cronenberg kanadischer Regisseur

David Cronenberg réalisateur canadien

David Cronenberg regista canadese

David Cronenberg reżyser kanadyjski

Deivids Kronenbergs

Kronenbergs, Deivids Pols, 1943-

Ντέιβιντ Κρόνενμπεργκ

Давид Кроненберг

Девід Кроненберг

Дейвид Кронънбърг

Дејвид Кроненберг

Дэвид Кроненберг канадский кинорежиссёр и сценарист

Дэвід Кроненберг

Кроненберг, Дэвид канадский кинорежиссёр и сценарист

דייוויד קרוננברג

ديفد كروننبرغ

دیوید کراننبرگ تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان کانادایی

ডেভিড ক্রোনেনবার্গ

เดวิด โครเนนเบิร์ก

დევიდ კრონენბერგი

데이비드 크로넌버그

크로넨버그, 데이빗 1943-

クローネンバーグ

デヴィッド・クローネンバーグ

大衛·柯能堡

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VideodromeNaked lunchStephen King's The dead zoneScannersDead ringersMadame ButterflyCrash