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Lurie, Rod 1962-

Overview
Works: 74 works in 190 publications in 6 languages and 5,486 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Fiction  Boxing films  Political television programs  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Scenarist, Performer, Conceptor, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rod Lurie
The contender by Rod Lurie ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 1,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As soon as a woman is nominated to replace the deceased vice president of the USA, her political enemies search in her private life for ways to bring her down
The last castle by David Scarpa ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 1,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
General Irwin, a respected three-star tactician whose career ends in disgrace when he's court martialed and sent to a maximum security military prison, The Castle. Irwin quickly butts heads with the facility's autocratic warden, Colonel Winter, who runs his command with an iron fist, even killing prisoners when he deems it necessary. Irwin rallies his fellow convicts into a rag-tag army and leads them in a revolt against Winter, an action that the warden is ready to repel by violent means
Nothing but the truth ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A volatile story about a Washington, D.C. political reporter who writes an explosive story about a government scandal in which she reveals the name of a covert CIA agent. Unexpectedly finding herself behind bars, she struggles to maintain her principles and relationship with her family when she refuses to divulge her source. Inspired by true events
Straw dogs ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
David and Amy Sumner, a Hollywood screenwriter and his actress wife, return to her small hometown in the deep South to prepare the family home for sale after her father's death. Once there, tensions build in their marriage and old conflicts re-emerge with the locals, including Amy's ex-boyfriend Charlie, which leads to a violent confrontation
What doesn't kill you ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Home use only
Once upon a time in Hollywood : moviemaking, con games, and murder in glitter city by Rod Lurie ( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the marginal wannabes (the investors, producers, directors, scriptwriters, and actors) grabbing for a piece of the action as nothing but grim failure awaits them. They are spectacularly instanced in the dealings of Jon Emr, a legendary con man who was viciously murdered in broad daylight, just as his greatest scam seemed to be working.--From publisher description
Deterrence ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The year is 2008. During a campaign swing through Colorado, U.S. President Walter Emerson and his entourage are forced by a freak snowstorm to take refuge in a remote diner. Then comes a shocking news flash: a large Iraqi military offensive has been mounted in the Middle East. From his sudden Colorado command post, the stranded President and his top aides must manage a constantly escalating crisis in which moves lead to countermoves, bluffs turn real and the world's fate rides on the outcome
Resurrecting the champ by Rod Lurie ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Home use only
Scenes of the crime ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a routine delivery escalates into kidnapping, young mob driver, Lenny, finds himself holding the city's most powerful gangster hostage in a van on the busy streets of Los Angeles. But everything goes wrong when the boss is killed by a rival kingpin
The last castle The peacemaker. ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Last castle: General Irwin, a respected three-star tactician whose career ends in disgrace when he's court martialed and sent to a maximum security military prison, The Castle. Irwin quickly butts heads with the facility's autocratic warden, Colonel Winter, who runs his command with an iron fist, even killing prisoners when he deems it necessary. Irwin rallies his fellow convicts into a rag-tag army and leads them in a revolt against Winter, an action that the warden is ready to repel by violent means. The Peacemaker: Two trains crash somewhere in Russia, one carrying a nuclear payload. A nuclear explosion follows the crash and the world is on alert ... However, White House nuclear expert Dr. Julia Kelly doesn't think it was an accident ... Special Forces Intelligence Officer Colonel Thomas Devoe doesn't think so either ... Together they must unravel a conspiracy that goes from Europe to New York, to stop a terrorist who has no demands
Nothing but the truth Rien que la vérité ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A volatile story about a Washington, D.C. political reporter who writes an explosive story about a government scandal in which she reveals the name of a covert CIA agent. Unexpectedly finding herself behind bars, she struggles to maintain her principles and relationship with her family when she refuses to divulge her source. Inspired by true events
Commander in chief ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After the President Teddy Bridges dies in office, his vice-president, MacKenzie Allen, becomes the first woman president in U.S. history
Manipulations by Rod Lurie ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rufmord - Jenseits der Moral ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Politthriller über die Doppelmoral in der amerikanischen Öffentlichkeit
An chao xiong yong The Contender by Rui Luo ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dang fu zong tong li qi si wang zhi hou,mei guo zong tong yi fan si jue ding ti ba can yi yuan lian en han sen cheng wei ji ren ren xuan,cheng wei mei guo you shi yi lai di yi wei nu xing fu zong tong.ran er,zhe xiang jue ding que ji nu le gong he dang bao shou pai da jiang lan yang,ta wa chu yi ze lian en da xue shi de xing chou wen,qi tu da kua lian en liang hao de xing xiang.lian en dui xing chou wen an bu zhi yi ci,zhe li tou dao di yin cang zhu sheng me bu ke gao ren de mi mi
The contender ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Candidata al poder = The contender = Rufmord - Jenseits der Moral ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The contender La candidata ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As soon as a woman is nominated to replace the deceased vice president of the USA, her political enemies search in her private life for ways to bring her down
Nothing but the truth ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in Undetermined and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ukryta prawda ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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