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Verhoeven, Paul 1938-

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Total recall by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

100 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the year 2084 a worker leaves Earth for the mind-bending nightmarish reality of a Martian mining colony ruled over by a dictator who can alter reality to suit his whims
Basic instinct by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

104 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tough but vulnerable detective investigates a murder identical to one described in the latest novel of a cold, calculating and beautiful novelist with an insatiable sexual appetite. Obsessed with cracking the case, he descends into San Francisco's forbidden underground and finds within himself an instinct more basic than survival
RoboCop by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

89 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

RoboCop is designed to stop a crimewave which is spreading all across America. The cyborg, created from the body of a slain Detroit police officer, is programmed to serve the public trust, uphold the law and protect the innocent. All goes well at first and Robocop stops every sleaze ball he encounters, but there are forces which will stop at nothing to see him eliminated
Starship troopers by Shinji Aramaki( Visual )

69 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Courageous soldiers travel to the distant and desolate Klendathu system for the ultimate showdown between the species
Zwartboek Black book by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

45 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rachel is the daughter of an affluent Rotterdam Jewish family who are ambushed while trying to escape into Allied territory. She alone survives, and ends up in the Dutch Resistance, transformed into blond Ellis de Vries, playing Mata Hari to high-ranking German officer Ludwig Müntze. The officer can feel the Allies closing in, and is eager to forge a separate peace with the resistance fighters who may soon become the Dutch government, and keeps her secret. Meanwhile, someone in the resistance is systematically undermining the operation and betraying escaping Jewish families. For Rachel and Müntze alike, life in occupied Holland is terrifying. Expectations can be fatally reversed in seconds, and interlocking webs of secrecy and betrayal keep everyone always on edge
Hollow man by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

35 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After years of experimentation, brilliant but arrogant scientist Sebastian Caine has discovered a way to make matter invisible. Determined to achieve the untimate breakthrough, Caine pushes his team to move to the next phase - using himself as the subject. The test is a success, but
Starship troopers 3 by Edward Neumeier( Visual )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colonel Johnny Rico is back to rescue Sky Marshal Anaoke after his Federation Starship lands on a planet that is overrun by bugs
De vierde man by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

34 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The three men in Christine's past all are dead. When Gerard, seduced by Christine, moves into her life, a grisly series of dreams hint that he could be next
Soldaat van Oranje by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

36 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De adjudant van koningin Wilhelmina die in 1940 bezet Nederland ontvlucht, zet zich op allerlei manieren in voor de bevrijding o.a. door nachtelijke landingen in Schevingen uit te voeren
Showgirls by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

40 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nomi Malone has what it takes to make it as a Las Vegas showgirl-- what she doesn't have is a way in. To survive, she accepts the only job available: lap dancing at a seedy club. And when she meets Cristal, Vegas' reigning showgirl, Nomi wants everything she has-- including her boyfriend. And as Nomi dives deeper into the world she so desperately desires, a rivalry between the two women heats up. The battle for the spotlight becomes so fiercely competitive that it drives Nomi to deperate lengths-- and devious heights-- for fame in Sin City."--Container
Jesus of Nazareth by Günther Bornkamm( Book )

22 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Building on the work of the great Biblical scholars of the twentieth centuryRudolf Bultman, Raymond Brown, Jane Schabert and Robert Funk, founder of the Jesus Seminars, among othersfilmmaker Paul Verhoeven disrobes the mythical Jesus to reveal a man who is, after all, startlingly familiar to us, a man who has much in common with other great political leaders throughout history, human beings who believed that change was coming in their lifetimes
Flesh + blood by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

19 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Western Europe, 1501, this epic of romance and of passion for wealth and power tells the story of Martin, the chief of a band of mercenaries who win a battle for Arnolfini, their leader, but then are betrayed. Seeking revenge they abduct Arnolfini's daughter-in-law to-be, Agnes, from a convent, but she in turn manipulates Martin. From true love or in order to survive?
Turks fruit by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

27 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An artist has sexual escapades with erotic models which take on a ritualistic fervor. His life is shattered as he watches his true love make love to another man. He plunges into a depression that has tragic consequences
RoboCop 3 by Fred Dekker( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robocop 3: "In this second sequel to Robocop, the mechanical humanoid opposes the evil designs of his creators who have gone corrupt and are trying to take over all real estate in Detroit, kicking the poorer citizens out of their homes and turning them out into the streets."--All Movie Guide
Z Channel : a magnificent obsession by Fresh Produce Films Production / Maja Films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the historic influence of Z Channel; showcases the important voice the station gave filmmakers; examines the great influence the channel had on modern cinema, independent filmmaking, and the development of cable television
The hitchhiker( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hitchhiker walks a lonely road where terror awaits around every curve. Walk with him, and you'll find yourself in some very dark places. He won't hold your hand, but he'll make sure the only ones who get hurt are the ones who deserve to
Keetje Tippel by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

14 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in Dutch and English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Neel Doff was born in 1858, married a wealthy student (who taught her French), became a widow, started travelling around Europe (and met Toulouse-Lautrec), and remarried a lawyer from Antwerp. In 1911 she published her first book, for which Octave Mirbeau tried to get her the Prix Goncourt, and at the beginning of the '20s she was even put up for the Nobel Prize. Her book was translated into English and Russian. ... A chic and detached look at poverty and prostitution in the 1880's. Against the background of the struggle of the poor family, Keetje's fight to keep her virginity (the fight is lost) and honesty is put. In the beginning she is just taken advantage of, but later she has to walk the street, chaperoned by Mom. She meets a bank clerk and has an affair with him, but finds happiness at last with a rich notary's son"--Variety review by "Saal.", May 14, 1975
Robocop trilogy( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robocop: "Set in Detroit sometime in the near-future, the film is about a policeman killed in the line of duty, who the department decides to resurrect as a half-human, half-robot supercop. The robocop is indestructible, and within a matter of weeks he has removed crime from the streets of Detroit. However, his human side is tortured by his past, and he wants revenge on the thugs who killed him."--Stephen Thomas Erlewine, All Movie Guide
Zwartboek : roman by Gerard Soeteman( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in Dutch and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een jonge joodse vrouw raakt aan het eind van de Tweede Wereldoorlog betrokken bij het Nederlandse verzet; als ze de opdracht krijgt een Duitse officier te verleiden, ontdekt ze dat goed en fout in de oorlog dicht bij elkaar liggen
Verhoeven's tricked( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part behind-the-scenes documentary, part narrative feature, Verhoeven's Tricked is the result of an ambitious experiment in filmmaking
 
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Zwartboek Black book
Alternative Names
Jansen, Jan 1938-

Paul Verhoeven Dutch film director, screenwriter and film producer

Paul Verhoeven Film director

Paul Verhoeven holenderski reżyser i scenarzysta

Paul Verhoeven (hollänesche Filmregisseur)

Paul Verhoeven Niederländischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent

Paul Verhoeven réalisateur, scénariste et producteur hollandais

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Verhoevena, Paula, 1938-

Verohoeven, Paul

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버호벤, 폴 1938-

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保罗·费尔胡芬

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