WorldCat Identities

Rourke, Mickey

Works: 316 works in 1,045 publications in 8 languages and 28,143 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Film noir  Fiction  Legal films  Detective and mystery films  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Superhero films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other, Artist, Contributor, Author, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Mickey Rourke
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Most widely held works by Mickey Rourke
Iron Man 2 by Jon Favreau( Visual )

36 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and German and held by 2,697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now that the world knows billionaire inventor Tony Stark is the armored super hero Iron Man, his life has suddenly become even more intense. Everyone wants in on the Iron Man technology, whether for power or profit, but for Ivan Vanko, it's revenge. With Pepper Potts and James 'Rhodey' Rhodes at his side, Stark must once again suit up and face his most dangerous enemy yet
The wrestler by Darren Aronofsky( Visual )

40 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Back in the late '80s, Randy 'The Ram' Robinson was a headlining professional wrestler. Now, decades past his prime, he barely gets by working small wrestling shows in VFW halls and as a part-time grocery store employee. He faces health problems that may end his wrestling career and is attempting to come to terms with his life outside the ring. He wants to reconcile with the daughter he abandoned in childhood and begins a relationship with a stripper. He struggles with his new life and an offer of a high-profile rematch with his 1980s arch-nemesis, 'The Ayatollah, ' which might just be his ticket back to stardom
Frank Miller's Sin City by Frank Miller( Visual )

20 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to Sin City, the town that beckons to the tough, the corrupt, and the brokenhearted. A universe of unlikely and reluctant heroes still try to do the right thing in a city that refuses to care
John Grisham's The rainmaker by John Grisham( Visual )

21 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 1,620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rudy is a young lawyer fresh out of college who takes the case of his life. He is the only hope of an elderly couple whose insurance company will not pay for an operation that could save their son's life. Rudy takes on this client in his first case after the head of his law office has to hide because he's wanted by the feds. He must overcome many obstacles inside and outside the courtroom as he attempts to find out what it means to be a lawyer and how far you have to go before you become a sell-out
The expendables by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Expendables 2: When Mr. Church decides to reunite the Expendables, and one of their men is murdered on the job, their quest for revenge puts them deep in enemy territory and up against an unexpected threat
Man on fire by A. J Quinnell( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 1,478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hard-drinking, burnt-out CIA operative John Creasy (Washington) has given up on life -- until his friend Rayburn ... gets him a job as bodyguard to nine-year-old Pita Ramos... Bit by bit, Creasy begins to reclaim his soul, but when Pita is kidnapped, Creasy's fiery rage is released and he will stop at nothing to save her"--Container
Immortals by Tarsem Singh( Visual )

15 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this epic tale of vengeance and destiny, power-mad King Hyperion ... threatens to destroy all of humanity on his maniacal quest to obtain the ultimate weapon - the legendary Epirus Bow that gives the power to unleash war on both Heaven and Earth. But Theseus..., a heroic young villager chosen by the gods, rises up to stop Hyperion's brutal rampage. With supernatural help from the beautiful oracle Phaedra..., Theseus embraces his destiny and leads a fierce band of warriors in a desperate fight for the future of mankind"--Container
Once upon a time in Mexico by Robert Rodriguez( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The saga of El Mariachi continues when a corrupt CIA agent forces him out of hiding to help sabotage an assassination attempt on the president of Mexico by an evil cartel kingpin. El Mariachi has his own reason for helping - he is doing it for revenge
Body heat by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

8 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lawyer has a love affair with a woman and gets involved in a plot to kill her husband
Alex Rider Operation Stormbreaker by Geoffrey Sax( Visual )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex Rider has been trained since birth for a career as a spy. It's not until his beloved uncle, Ian Rider, dies that Alex learns of his intended purpose in life. At just 14, Alex is not sure he can do all that is required of a super spy. Without much choice he is taken under the wing of Britain's secret intelligence service. The Special Operations Division of the MI6 sends Alex on a mission which could save or cost millions their lives. As Alex embarks on his greatest challenge yet, he learns all is not as it seems. Equipped with super spy training, Alex is prepared to deal with whatever comes his way
Domino by Tony Scott( Visual )

24 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Domino Harvey, who is the daughter of film actor Laurence Harvey. Tired and unsuited to the pretentiousness of her high-society Los Angeles life, Domino leaves the glitz behind her and sets off to become a bounty hunter. She quickly falls under the wing of veteran hunter Ed Mosley and his crew, becoming an unlikely natural in the art of bounty hunting. But things heat up when a gang of masked men begin a series of armored car heists. Before long the mob, a crazed TV producer, the FBI and a terminally ill child have all got caught up in the crazy situation
Angel heart by Alan Parker( Visual )

54 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A down on his luck detective travels from the tough streets of Brooklyn, to the hot jazz clubs of New Orleans, and finally to voodoo rituals in the swamps of Louisiana
Frank Miller's Sin City : a dame to kill for( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weaving together two of Frank Miller's classic stories with new tales, Sin City's most hard boiled residents cross paths with some of its more reviled inhabitants
The informers by Gregor Jordan( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los Angeles, 1980s. Centers on an array of characters who represent both the top of the heap - a Hollywood dream merchant, a dissolute rock star, an aging newscaster - and the very bottom (a voyeuristic doorman, an amoral ex-con). Connecting the intertwining strands are a group of beautiful, blonde young men and women who sleep all day and party all night, doing drugs and one another with total abandon. They don't realizing that they are dancing on the edge of a volcano
Nine 1/2 weeks by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

26 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

9 1/2 weeks is the length of the affair between beautiful art dealer Elizabeth and financial whiz John. Their erotic journey encompasses violent encounters, humiliation, sexual obsession, and breaks most of the conventional sexual taboos
Killshot by John Madden( Visual )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and French and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Armand 'Blackbird' Degas is a Mafia hit man who shoots to kill and never leaves witnesses, until now. When Carmen and Wayne Colson see him at the scene of a botched murder attempt, they become his next targets. After entering witness protection, they discover the law isn't on their side and decide to take matters into their own hands"--Container
Dead in Tombstone( Visual )

16 editions published in 2013 in English and German and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a ruthless gang overruns a small mining town, they murder their own leader, Guerrero Hernandez, in a cold-blooded power grab. Sentenced to eternity in hell, Guerrero finds himself confronted by Satan himself, offering a daring proposition: deliver the six souls of his former gang and he will escape damnation
Barfly by Barbet Schroeder( Visual )

40 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry and Wanda are wedded to their bar stools, not each other, but they like each other and attempt to make a go of life on the skids
Buffalo '66 by Vincent Gallo( Visual )

20 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

C.I.A. agent, Billy Brown, brings his wife home to meet his absurdly dysfunctional family. Only Billy's not really in the C.I.A., and his "wife," Layla, is actually a young tap dancer he just kidnapped to impress his ridiculous and unloving parents. In reality, Billy's whole life is an empty lie. He's fresh out of prison and now on a deadly mission to hunt down and kill the Buffalo Bills kicker whose botched field goal he believes ruined his life
Generation iron( Visual )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary about seven rivals as they battle for the title of Mr. Olympia. But beyond the gym, the stage, and the misconceptions about the sport, how far will each of them go to achieve the ultimate in extreme physical perfection?
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Audience level: 0.16 (from 0.10 for Iron Man 2 ... to 1.00 for Hollywood ...)

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Michael Rourke

Mickey Rourke Acteur, scnariste et ancien boxeur amricain

Mickey Rourke aktor amerykański

Mickey Rourke Amerikaans filmacteur

Mickey Rourke amerikanischer Schauspieler

Mickey Rourke attore, sceneggiatore e ex pugile statunitense

Miki Rork

Mikki Rurk

Rourke, Philip

Rourke, Philip A. 1956-

Μίκι Ρουρκ

Мики Рорк

Мики Рурк

Микки Рурк американский киноактёр, сценарист, бывший профессиональный боксер

Міккі Рурк

Мікі Рурк

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ميكي رورك

میکی رورک فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و بوکسور آمریکایی

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