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Schrader, Paul 1946-

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Most widely held works by Paul Schrader
Taxi driver by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

137 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychotic taxi driver tries to save a child prostitute and becomes infatuated with a political campaigner. He goes on a violent rampage when his dreams don't work out
Raging bull by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

106 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake La Motta is a boxer whose psychological and sexual complexities erupt into violence both in and out of the ring. His brother Joey falls prey to Jake's mounting paranoia and jealousy, while fifteen-year-old Vickie, becomes Jake's wife and most prized trophy. The same anger that drives Jake in the ring, ultimately drives him to beat his wife and brother, and sends Jake down a self-destructive spiral of paranoia and rage
The last temptation of Christ by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

53 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this controversial movie, Jesus, as both fully human and fully divine, is viewed as free of sin but subject to all temptations, including sexual ones
Affliction by Paul Schrader( Visual )

50 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When events shatter the quiet of his small town, Wade Whitehouse, with the aid of his new girlfriend, is forced to confront his past and reexamine his life
The Mosquito Coast by Peter Weir( Visual )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and French and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allie Fox is fed up. Angered by a world whose nuclear doomsday clock is always two minutes away, the brilliant inventor leads his wife and four children into the remote Central America jungles to carve out a new society
Transcendental style in film: Ozu, Bresson, Dreyer by Paul Schrader( Book )

36 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mishima a life in four chapters by Paul Schrader( Visual )

33 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A view of the life of Japan's famous postwar writer, Yukio Mishima, as a tortured modern man struggling to find his future in Japan's imperial past and who commits suicide after a doomed attempt to reverse the Westernization of Japan
Taxi driver by Paul Schrader( Book )

44 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama about a New York cab driver is driven to obsession when he attempts to save a teenage prostitute and embarks on a violent rampage against a world of filth and corruption
Auto focus by Paul Schrader( Visual )

21 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Capitalizing on his fame as the star of Hogan's heroes, Bob Crane dove into the freewheeling spirit of the 60s and 70s with relish, having affairs with numerous women. Eventually, Crane teamed up with video technician John Carpenter to document his exploits, an association that may very well have led to his murder in a Scottsdale, Arizona motel room in 1978, which remains officially unsolved to this day"--Internet movie database, May 12, 2003
Bringing out the dead( Visual )

24 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A paramedic on the brink of madness meets the daughter of a man he tried to save. Together, they confront the ghosts of the past and discover that redemption can be found among the living. This special edition also includes cast and crew interviews
City hall by Harold Becker( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The death of an innocent child helps uncover a scandal that links the mob directly to the Mayor's office
American gigolo by Paul Schrader( Visual )

67 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Julian Kay is on the prowl and looking for someone to please. Boyish and sensual, he speaks five or six languages, and is equally comfortable as a chauffeur for a wealthy middle-aged matron, and as a translator/companion for the lonely wife of an eecutive. He is the American gigolo. But Julian's love-for-sale lifestyle turns deadly when a client is murdered and Julian becomes the prime suspect."--Container
The walker( Visual )

19 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Washington, D.C. Carter Page is a popular socialite who serves as confidant, companion and card partner to the wives of the most powerful men in America. When Carter's dearest friend finds herself on the brink of a scandal, he covers for her. Suddenly, he finds himself the chief suspect in a criminal investigation and this well-connected man-about-town becomes an outcast, hounded by the police and forced to hunt down the true culprit in order to clear his name
Cat people by Paul Schrader( Visual )

28 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman is victim of a heritage that transforms her into a deadly panther when she makes love
A decade under the influence( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cast of pioneering writers, directors, and actors talk about the 70's, their films and their colleagues
American gigolo by Timothy Harris( Book )

22 editions published between 1979 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American gigolo Julian Kay speaks five or six languages, and is equally comfortable as a chauffeur for a wealthy middle-aged matron, and as a translator/companion for the lonely wife of an executive. But Julian's love-for-sale lifestyle turns deadly when a husband of a client is murdered and Julian becomes the prime suspect
Adam resurrected( Visual )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Nazi concentration camp survivor spends the next 15 years of his life as a patient at a hidden experimental insane asylum, where he uses his magic tricks and comic abilities to stay sane. When he tries to help a young boy also suffering, he is forced to deal with his own pain and healing
Dying of the light( Visual )

12 editions published in 2015 in 3 languages and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evan Lake, a veteran CIA agent, has been ordered to retire. But when his protǧ ̌uncovers evidence that Lake₂s nemesis, the terrorist Banir, has resurfaced, Lake goes rogue, embarking on a perilous intercontinental mission to eliminate his sworn enemy
Film noir : bringing darkness to light( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Clips from noir classics and little-known gems, plus interviews with modern noir aficionados like directors Christopher Nolan and Frank Miller, writers James Ellroy and Brian Helgeland and others shape this multifaceted exploration of the movie style that grew out of the hard realities of post-World War II life."
A hundred years of Japanese film : a concise history, with a selective guide to videos and DVDs by Donald Richie( Book )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Donald Richie is one of the foremost authorities on Japanese cinema, and has produced several classic works, including books on the world- renowned directors Kurosawa and Ozu. Richie here offers a highly readable insider's look at the achievements of Japanese filmmakers
 
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Paul Schrader

Paul Schrader Amerikaans filmregisseur

Paul Schrader cinéaste américain

Paul Schrader regista, sceneggiatore e critico cinematografico statunitense

Paul Schrader reżyser amerykański

Paul Schrader US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor und Filmregisseur

Schrader, P

Schrader, Paul Joseph.

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English (538)

French (54)

German (35)

Spanish (24)

Japanese (19)

Multiple languages (17)

Italian (9)

Dutch (3)

Danish (2)

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Raging bullThe last temptation of ChristAfflictionThe Mosquito CoastTranscendental style in film: Ozu, Bresson, DreyerMishima a life in four chaptersTaxi driverAuto focus