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Lurie, Rod 1962-

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Most widely held works by Rod Lurie
The contender by Rod Lurie( Visual )

41 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,310 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 Rod Lurie( Visual )

47 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,205 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 by John Kani( Visual )

23 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 955 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 by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

22 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 826 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 by Brian Goodman( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Childhood friends Brian and Paulie do whatever it takes to survive in the dog-eat-dog neighborhood they live in. As they grow up they find themselves involved in organized crime and jail becomes part of doing business on the streets they call home. Brian uses his time in jail to get clean while Paulie makes plans for one last job that requires Brian's help. Brian must decide if he should stand by his friend or salvage his family
Killing Reagan( Visual )

5 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at John Hinckley Jr.'s 1981 assassination attempt against U.S. President Ronald Reagan
Once upon a time in Hollywood : moviemaking, con games, and murder in glitter city by Rod Lurie( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 266 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
Resurrecting the champ( Visual )

20 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home use only
Deterrence by Kevin Pollak( Visual )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 132 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
Scenes of the crime( Visual )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 131 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 35 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
Le dernier chateau( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in French and English and held by 16 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
Straw Dogs wer Gewalt sät( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 9 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
Candidata al poder( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinopsis : Cuando el vicepresidente de los Estados Unidos muere de forma repentina, la senadora Laine Hanson es escogida por el Presidente, para reemplazarlo
Hell on wheels( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second season of AMC's post-Civil War series Hell on Wheels; continues the story of former Confederate soldier Cullen Bohannon, whose journey is filled with turmoil and danger as he struggles to leave a troubled past behind. Centered around the traveling town that follows the construction of the transcontinental railroad, the series examines the greed and corruption in man's fight for power
Commander in chief( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 8 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. The first ten of the eighteen episodes in the television program
El último asalto = (Resurrecting the champ)( Visual )

6 editions published in 2008 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La historia de un boxeador que, con el paso de los años, se ha convertido en un indigente. Por su camino se cruzará un periodista deportivo de poca monta, en busca del artículo que le catapulte a la fama: encontrará su oportunidad en la figura del campeón que ahora vive en la calle
Commander in Chief( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 7 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
Rufmord - Jenseits der Moral( Visual )

7 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
Commander in chief( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the President of the United States dies in office, his independent Vice President (Geena Davis) ventures into territory no woman has ever entered before. Now, the nation's first female Commander In Chief must balance the pressures of running the country and the responsibilitiy of raising a family - while facing a sustained torrent of underhanded attacks from the Speaker Of The House (Donald Sutherland)
 
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The last castleNothing but the truthWhat doesn't kill youOnce upon a time in Hollywood : moviemaking, con games, and murder in glitter cityDeterrence
Alternative Names
Rod Lurie Amerikaans acteur

Rod Lurie cinéaste américain

Rod Lurie regista, sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico israeliano

Rod Lurie US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Filmkritiker

Род Лури

רוד לוריא שחקן אמריקאי

راد لوری فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

루리, 로드 1962-

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