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Logan, John 1961-

Overview
Works: 457 works in 1,284 publications in 10 languages and 35,506 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Star Trek fiction  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Musical films  Slasher films  Horror films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Producer, Conceptor, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Performer, Contributor, Collector, Interviewee, Adapter, Director
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Gladiator by Ridley Scott( Visual )
122 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 4,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A powerful Roman general condemned to death after a power struggle is made a slave and put into the gladiator games to fight until he loses and dies. But he still is seeking revenge on the emperor who enslaved him and killed his family
The aviator by Martin Scorsese( Visual )
51 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the life of Howard Hughes as the twentysomething millionaire, having already made a fortune improving the design of oil-drilling bits, who comes to Hollywood with an interest in getting into the picture business. It doesn't take long for Hughes to jump from producer to director of his first major film project, a World War I air epic. The film was a massive hit, and the eccentric inventor became a mogul in Hollywood, making Jean Harlow a star and enjoying a romance with Katharine Hepburn. But Hollywood's old-boy network never fully accepted Hughes, and in time his passion for flying began to reclaim his attentions. He began designing new planes, setting air speed records, flying around the world, and risking his life testing aircraft. Hughes also found time to romance Ava Gardner and founded his own airline, Trans-World Airlines. As his ideas became bolder and more eccentric, he gained many powerful enemies
Hugo by Martin Scorsese( Visual )
34 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 3,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Orphan, clock keeper, and thief, twelve-year-old Hugo lives in the walls of a busy Paris train station, where his survival depends on secrets and anonymity. But when his world suddenly interlocks with an eccentric girl and the owner of a small toy booth in the train station, Hugo's undercover life, and his most precious secret, are put in jeopardy. A cryptic drawing, a treasured notebook, a stolen key, a mechanical man, and a hidden message all come together to change Hugo's life forever
The last samurai by Edward Zwick( Visual )
32 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tormented Civil War veteran Capt. Nathan Algren is coerced by a mercenary officer to train the Japanese Emperor's troops in the use of modern weaponry. Opposing this modernization are the samurai warriors who are holding fast to their traditions of honor, despite their strategic disadvantage. As a captive of the samurai leader, Algren learns, appreciates, and adopts the samurai code, switching sides for a climactic battle that will put everyone's honor to the ultimate test
Skyfall by Sam Mendes( Visual )
25 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bond's loyalty to M is tested when her past comes back to haunt her. When MI6 comes under attack, 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost
Rango by Gore Verbinski( Visual )
35 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rango, a kooky pet chameleon, accidentally winds up in the gritty, gun-slinging town of Dirt, a lawless outpost populated by the desert's most wily and whimsical creatures. Welcomed as the last hope the town has been waiting for, new Sheriff Rango is forced to play his new role to the hilt, until he starts to become the hero he once only pretended to be
Sweeney Todd the demon barber of Fleet street by Tim Burton( Visual )
30 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 2,379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A musical adaptation of the story of Sweeney Todd, a man sent to prison 15 years earlier, who returns to exact revenge on those who ruined his life, especially the evil Judge Turpin. Returning to his old neighborhood with his old life destroyed, he opens a barber shop as the instrument of his plot. With the help of his new and amorous accomplice Mrs. Lovett, owner of the downstairs pie shop and in need of better ingredients, Todd works his way through his list of enemies
Sinbad, legend of the seven seas by John Logan( Visual )
17 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sinbad, a daring and notorious rogue, has spent his life sailing the seven seas asking for trouble. Now he has been framed for stealing a priceless and powerful treasure--the Book of Peace. Sinbad has one chance to find and return the precious book, and battle the Goddess of Chaos or his best friend Proteus will die
Star Trek, Nemesis by Patrick Stewart( Visual )
39 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Called to the neutral zone to help negotiate peace between the Romulans and the Federation, Picard and the crew of the Enterprise are confronted by the mysterious new Romulan Praetor Shinzon, a man who claims to be Picard's clone, and who plans to lead a Romulan attack on the Federation
The time machine by H. G Wells( Visual )
20 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Desperate to alter the course of time, a visionary scientist invents a revolutionary machine that propels him 800,000 years into the future. There he discovers that humans have evolved into two groups: the hunters and the hunted. Now he must fight to save himself, and all of mankind, in a final, desperate battle
Coriolanus by William Shakespeare( Visual )
17 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Caius Martius 'Coriolanus' is a feared and revered Roman general, suddenly pitted against his own city and fellow citizens. Rebelling against the power-hungry designs of his manipulative mother and rejected by his own people, Coriolanus incites a riot that expels him from Rome. The banished hero joins forces with his sworn enemy Tullus Aufidius to extract his revenge and determine his destiny. Set in contemporary times
Any given Sunday by Oliver Stone( Visual )
25 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and German and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Embattled coach Tony D'Amato faces team strife and a new owner, who is sure Tony is way too old school. An injured quarterback, a flashy, bull-headed backup QB, a slithery team doctor, and a running back with an incentive-laden contract also fuel the film
Star trek generations : a novel by J. M Dillard( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and German and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While on the way to the nuptials of Will Riker and Deanna Troy, Captain Jean-Luc Picard and the crew of the Enterprise are rerouted to Romulus for peace negotiations, but murder, betrayal, and brand new enemies await them
Red by John Logan( Book )
11 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
""There is only one thing I fear in life, my friend ... One day the black will swallow the red."" "Under the watchful gaze of his young assistant and the threatening presence of a new generation of artists, Mark Rothko takes on his greatest challenge yet: to create a definitive work for an extraordinary setting." "This play is a moving and compelling account of one of the greatest artists of the 20th century whose struggle to accept his growing riches and praise became his ultimate undoing."--Jacket
Gladiator by Annette Keen( Book )
32 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maximus is a general in the Roman army. After his last battle he wants to return to his family. But the new Emperor Commodus hates Maximus, and kills his family. Soon Maximus is a prisoner, then a slave, and finally a gladiator. When Emperor Commodus joins Maximus in the arena they fight for their lives
Penny dreadful ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An erotically charged, profoundly unsettling new saga that completely reinvents literature's most iconic and terrifying characters. Dorian Gray, Victor Frankenstein, and timeless figures from Dracula join a core of original characters in a dark and brutal quest to save a soul, even as they grapple with their own monstrous temptations
Christianity by John Logan( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An illustrated history and explanation of some of the beliefs and practices of Christianity
Orson Welles Citizen Kane ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Citizen Kane: Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance. The battle over Citizen Kane: American experience documentary about the making of Citizen Kane and Orson Welles estate. RKO 281: Orson Welles produces his greatest film, Citizen Kane, despite the opposition of the film's de facto subject, William Randolph Hearst
RKO 281 ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Coming to Hollywood as a celebrated boy genius featuring a spectacular career arc in New York including his "War of the Worlds" radio hoax, Orson Welles is stymied on the subject for his first film. After a dinner party at Hearst Castle, during which he has a verbal altercation with Hearst, Welles decides to do a movie about Hearst. It takes him some time to convince co-writer Herman Mankiewicz and the studio, but Welles eventually gets the script and the green light, keeping the subject very hush-hush with the press. When a rough cut is screened, Hearst gets wind of the movie's theme and begins a campaign to see that it is not only never publicly screened, but destroyed
Star trek ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Called to the neutral zone to help negotiate peace between the Romulans and the Federation, Picard and the crew of the Enterprise are confronted by the mysterious Shinzon, a man who claims to be Picard's clone
 
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ローガン, ジョン
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English (446)
Spanish (27)
French (24)
German (17)
Italian (4)
Multiple languages (4)
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