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Donner, Richard

Works: 611 works in 2,230 publications in 11 languages and 34,150 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Police films  Superhero films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fantasy films  Science fiction films  Juvenile works  Film adaptations 
Roles: Director, Producer, Commentator, Author, fmd, Restager , Film editor, Other, Actor, Performer, pmn, fmp, Composer, Scenarist, Creator, Conductor, tld
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Richard Donner
Most widely held works by Richard Donner
The goonies by Richard Donner( Visual )

124 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two kids find a treasure map just as they're about to lose their house. They and their friends go on a search for the treasure, but not without trouble from a few ne'er-do-wells
Lethal weapon by Richard Donner( Visual )

88 editions published between 1987 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 2,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two Vietnam-vets-turned-cops who have just one thing in common: both hate to work with partners. But their partnership becomes the key to survival when a murder investigation leads to war with a heroin ring
Superman by Richard Donner( Visual )

94 editions published between 1978 and 2018 in 9 languages and held by 1,882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As an infant, Superman is sent to earth from the doomed planet Krypton. As he grows up, he learns he has super powers which he must hide from the ordinary mortals around him. But the time comes when Superman's powers for good are revealed to the world. Superman battles with supercriminal Lex Luthor and his cohorts as they attempt to destroy California by activating the San Andreas fault
Scrooged by Bill Murray( Visual )

68 editions published between 1988 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 1,857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern version of Dickens' A Christmas Carol, with Bill Murray portraying a nasty, uncaring, unforgiving TV network president. On Christmas Eve he is visited by three ghosts who show him the error of his ways
X-Men origins by Hugh Jackman( Visual )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Somewhere in the wilds of northwest Canada in the early 1800s, Logan and Victor, two half-brothers with special powers, grow up amid violence. Eventually they will become the near-indestructible warriors known as Wolverine and Sabretooth. William Stryker is a sinister government operative whose Weapon X program experiments keep pulling Wolverine back in. Kayla Silverfox shares a peaceful Canadian co-existence with Wolverine as he tries to drop out of the program. Along the way, Wolverine encounters many mutants, both familiar and new
Lethal weapon 2 by Richard Donner( Visual )

61 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riggs and Murtaugh must guard a free-wheeling witness in a comedy of car chases, gun battles, under-water escapes, even the destruction of a chic hillside house
16 Blocks by Richard Donner( Visual )

48 editions published between 2006 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Mosley is a burnt-out detective who is assigned the unenviable task of transporting a fast-talking convict from jail, 16 blocks to the 100 Centre Street courthouse. However, as the two head off, Mosley learns that the man is supposed to testify against Mosley's colleagues, and the entire NYPD want the witness dead. Mosley must choose between loyalty to his colleagues and protecting the witness
Lethal Weapon 4 by Richard Donner( Visual )

40 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddy cop action comedy. Family man Murtaugh is partner to loose cannon Riggs, who may or may not marry his girlfriend
Lethal weapon 3 by Richard Donner( Visual )

61 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Further action by Riggs and Murtagh, L.A. police detectives whose work routine is anything but routine, joined by an Internal Affairs investigator who loves taking risks as much as Riggs does
Ladyhawke by Richard Donner( Visual )

77 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a 13th century European legend about a beautiful maiden, a stalwart knight and a pickpocket. The knight and the lady were once lovers, but the curse of the jealous Bishop of Aquila has fated them to be "always together, eternally apart". By day, she is a hawk; by night he is a wolf
Maverick by Richard Donner( Visual )

77 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a handsome gambler, a charming lady scam artist and a lawman, all headed for a poker tournament held on a river boat with a $500,000 pot for the winner
The omen by Richard Donner( Visual )

100 editions published between 1976 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 1,388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chilling suspense mystery, this riveting tale of the supernatural explores the Biblical prophecy of the warning which will foretell the coming of Armageddon. The final confrontation between the forces of good and evil will begin with the birth of the son of Satan, in human form
Timeline by Michael Crichton( Visual )

49 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of present-day archeology students must travel back in time to rescue their professor, who has accidentally become stranded in the midst of the Hundred Years War between the French and the English
Conspiracy theory = Complot mortel by Brian Helgeland( Visual )

41 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New York cab driver and conspiracy buff publishes a crackpot theory in his newsletter that may be true. Soon he and a female Justice Department attorney are running for their lives
The lost boys by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

17 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Sam, Michael, and their mother move to Santa Clara, California, strange things begin to happen. A new twist on the familiar vampire story
Superman, the movie by Richard Donner( Visual )

99 editions published between 1978 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The planet Krypton is doomed and Jor-El sends his infant son to refuge on a distant planet where he develops superhuman powers that he must hide from the mortals around him
Radio flyer( Visual )

14 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After their mother marries a child abuser, Mike decides to help Bobby escape by turning their Radio Flyer wagon into a magic rocket ship that will carry Bobby to safety
The toy by Richard Donner( Visual )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gleason is U.S. Bates, a megalomaniac millionaire who owns most of south central Louisiana. Pryor is Jack Brown, a former journalist who has worked his way down the vocational ladder to the position of janitor in Bates' department store. Bates' son, Eric, selects an elaborate toy--Jack Brown--and the relationship teaches Eric more about life than fun and games
Assassins by Richard Donner( Visual )

35 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Rath (Stallone), a professional hit man, does his business via the electronic superhighway, making contact by fax modem and collecting his money by wire transfer. He has been given a contract to kill crime boss Alan Branch, vicious rival hit man Miguel Bain (Banderas) who stole the contract and killed Branch. Bain is as ruthless as Robert is principled. Robert won't fire randomly into a crowd, for fear of killing innocent bystanders. Bain treats civilians like they're the next best thing to body armor. Robert is by now getting tired of killing people, so he wants to retire. But he decides to take one more job, the target being a Seattle woman named Electra, who is a surveillance expert and information thief who will be selling a floppy disk of stolen data to a four of Dutch buyers. Before Robert can do anything, Bain shows up and kills the Dutchmen. Robert, who has the disk, declares himself retired and becomes Electra's protector because Bain is determined to kill Robert and Electra and get the disk
Superman : last son by Geoff Johns( Book )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rocket lands in Metropolis containing a boy that Superman thinks is from Krypton. Along with figuring out that that means to him, Superman must protect young Christopher Kent, who has become the most valuable child on the planet thanks to his immense power. Lex Luthor has his sights on him, assembling his own team of villains to nab Christopher. It all leads to an action-packed finale, as Superman and the new Superman Revenge Squad -- Lex Luthor, Bizarro, the Parasite and Metallo -- take on General Zod, Ursa and Non in a battle for Metropolis, the future of Krypton and Christopher Kent!
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Alternative Names
Donner, Richard 1930-

Donner Richard D. 1930-....

Richard Donner acteur américain

Richard Donner americký režisér

Richard Donner Amerikaans filmregisseur

Richard Donner amerykański reżyser i producent filmowy

Richard Donner amerykański reżyser, producent filmowy

Richard Donner director de cinema i productor estatunidenc

Richard Donner director y productor cinematográfico

Richard Donner réalisteur américain

Richard Donner regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Richard Donner stiúrthóir scannán

Richard Donner US-amerikanischer Regisseur und Schauspieler

Richardus Donner

Schwartzberg Richard D.

Schwartzberg, Richard D. 1930-

Schwartzberg, Richard Donald

Ρίτσαρντ Ντόνερ

Ричард Доннер

Ричард Донър

Річард Доннер

Ռիչարդ Դոններ

ריצ'רד דונר

ريشارد دونر

ریچارد دانر تهیه‌کننده، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

도너, 리처드 1930-

리처드 도너

ドナー, リチャード