WorldCat Identities

Rourke, Mickey

Overview
Works: 240 works in 1,294 publications in 9 languages and 32,674 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Superhero films  Film noir  Science fiction films  Crime films  Sports films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other, Author, Artist, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mickey Rourke
Frank Miller's Sin City by Robert Rodriguez( Visual )

63 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to Sin City, the town that beckons to the tough, the corrupt, and the brokenhearted: "Bruce Willis stars as Hartigan, a cop with a vow to protect a stripper, Nancy (Jessica Alba); Mickey Rourke as Marv, the outcast misanthrope on a mission to avenge the death of his one true love; and Clive Owen as Dwight, the clandestine love of Shellie (Brittany Murphy), who spends hi night defending Gail (Rosario Dawson) and her Old Town girls from Jackie (Benicio del Toro), a tough guy with a penchant for violence" (container)
Iron Man 2 by Stan Lee( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 1,947 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 )

24 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,828 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
John Grisham's The rainmaker by John Grisham( Visual )

28 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rookie lawyer in over his head on a high-profile case hires a feisty paralawyer who specializes in flunking the bar. Their chances of winning are slim to none until they uncover a trail of corruption
Man on fire by A. J Quinnell( Visual )

17 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,543 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
The expendables by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Expendables are reunited when Mr. Church enlists them to take on a seemingly simple job. When things go wrong, the Expendables are compelled to seek revenge in hostile territory, where the odds are stacked against them. Hell-bent on payback, the crew cuts a swath of destruction through opposing forces, wreaking havoc and shutting down an unexpected threat in the nick of time - five tons of weapons-grade plutonium, more than enough to change the balance of power in the world. But that's nothing compared to the justice they serve against the villainous adversary they seek revenge from
Once upon a time in Mexico by Robert Rodriguez( Visual )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,374 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
Immortals by Tarsem Singh( Visual )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,341 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
Diner by Barry Levinson( Visual )

34 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1959, a band of young men, buddies since high school, gather at a local diner to share their escapades and make sense of their lives. As one by one they drift off to join the mainstream of life they still cling to their shared boyhood dreams
Body heat by James Brown( Visual )

11 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 1,178 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 )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,131 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
Rumble fish by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

102 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rusty James is a troubled teen who lives in the shadow of his older brother, "the Motorcycle Boy." He wants to be smart, tough, and cool like his sibling. Trouble is, he seems to only have the tough part down. Rusty isn't a leader like his brother, he's only good at getting people into trouble and trying to kick and punch his way out of it. Everyone around him has given up on Rusty James, and he's going to destroy anybody around him, including himself. When his brother returns, Rusty has to come to grips with who they both really are
Iron Man by Jon Favreau( Visual )

38 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and German and held by 915 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
Domino by Tony Scott( Visual )

29 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

93 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 825 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 810 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
Nine 1/2 weeks by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

65 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 540 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
Shergar( Visual )

21 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Shergar, Ireland's most decorated thoroughbred and perhaps the greatest race horse of all time, who was kidnapped by IRA terrorists and held for a $2 million ranson
Killshot by Elmore Leonard( Visual )

25 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 500 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
The informers by Gregor Jordan( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 481 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
 
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Michael Rourke

Mickey Rourke Acteur, scénariste et ancien boxeur américain

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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מיקי רורק

ميكي رورك

میکی رورک فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و بوکسور آمریکایی

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ミッキー・ローク

米基·洛克

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