Bartkowiak, Andrzej 1950-
Most widely held works by Andrzej Bartkowiak
Doom ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 648 libraries worldwide
Something has gone terribly wrong at a remote scientific research station on Mars. All research at the station has ceased and communication with Earth is failing. The messages that do get through are becoming more frantic and less than comforting. It's a level 5 quarantine and the only humans allowed in or out of the area are the Rapid Response Tactical Squad - hardened Space Marines armed to the teeth with enough firepower to destroy a legion of nightmarish creatures.
Romeo must die ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 445 libraries worldwide
Gravity-warping martial arts, cool visual effects and an all-star music track combine in this revved-up action movie. Rough-and-ready Han shares an attraction with Trish O' Day (Aaliyah) even though their families are rivals in a fierce Oakland turf battle. The two also share plenty of danger as they try to fine the real cause of the blood feud.
Cradle 2 the grave ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 414 libraries worldwide
Gangsters aid the police when their leader's daughter is kidnapped and the ransom is a bounty of priceless diamonds. It is also learned that a plot is underway to distribute a deadly new weapon of war.
Street fighter. The legend of Chun-Li ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 376 libraries worldwide
Chun Li grows up and becomes a talented concert pianist. At the end of one of her concerts, she receives a scroll written in Ancient Chinese text. On her way home, she sees a mysterious homeless man getting assaulted by street thugs. After the thugs leave, Chun Li tends to him and notices a spiderweb tattoo on his hand. Nash and Maya investigate the murders of several heads of criminal syndicate families in Bangkok. On the side, Chun Li is meeting with a wise old woman in town who studies the scroll and tells her to find a man named Gen in Bangkok, revealing to her an image of the same spiderweb she saw tattooed on the homeless man's hand. Chun Li avenges her father's death at the hands of Bison and his evil Shadaloo Empire. The stage is set, the challenge is clear, and a legend will be forged.
Losing Isaiah ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 368 libraries worldwide
A woman who has adopted an abandoned child to give it a new life has to fight for him when his birth mother shows up and wants him back.
A stranger among us ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
A female detective goes undercover in a community of New York City Hasidim, in hopes of solving the murder of a prominent Jewish jeweler.
Deathtrap ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
After seeing his latest play fail on opening night, Sidney Bruhl receives a promising manuscript from one of his students, Clifford Anderson. Sidney and his wife Myra lure Clifford to their East Hampton home for the weekend where they plan to murder him and steal his manuscript.
The verdict ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
Alcoholic lawyer finds a chance to redeem himself by accepting an unwinnable malpractice case.
Guilty as sin ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
A criminal attorney who plays to win meets her match when she represents a playboy who is accused of murdering his wealthy wife.
Daniel ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Daniel is tormented by shattering memories of his parents' execution for espionage. Daniel embarks on a painful journey through three decades of dissidence and demoralizing struggles with the help of his wife, lawyer, and adoptive parents.
Hard promises ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Free-roaming Joey Colter is accidentally invited to the wedding of his own wife, who divorced him while he was away. He returns home to try to win her back and be a father to his young daughter.
Garbo talks ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
A woman whose days are numbered has one request--to meet Greta Garbo. This comedy relates her son's often hilarious search for the elusive screen legend.
Doom ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
A frantic call for help from a remote research station on Mars sends a team of mercenary Marines into action. As the mercenaries decend into the Olduvai Research Station, they find a legion of nightmarish creatures lurking in the darkness, killing at will. Once there, the Marines must use an arsenal of firepower to carry out their mission.
Prizzi's honor L'honneur des Prizzi ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in German and English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Losing Isaiah ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
A woman who has adopted an abandoned child to give it a new life, has to fight for him when his birth mother shows up and wants him back.
Un pueblo llamado Dante's peak = Dante's peak ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Un vulcanólogo prevé una erupción en las cercanías de Dante's Peak. A pesar de las investigaciones, nadie da crédito a los avisos del experto hasta que ya es demasiado tarde. En medio del pánico general, el volcán entra en erupción y la huida se hace desesperada.
Romeo debe morir = Romeo must die ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 2 libraries worldwide
La fuerza del cariño Terms of endearment ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Aurora y Emma son una madre y una hija unidas, pero cuyos caminos son diferentes. A través de los años y de experiencias vividas, ambas van buscando razones para encontrarse y ser más felices.
Especie mortal = Species ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 1 library worldwide
Cuando una bella hembra híbrida humana/alienígena se escapa de un laboratorio de observación, un científico envía a un asesino del gobierno, a un psíquico, a una bióloga y a un antropólogo en su busca. En su búsqueda, el equipo descubre el plan de la alien: aparearse para producir crías que puedan destruir la Humanidad.
Veredicto final = The verdict ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 1 library worldwide
Frank Galvin es un abogado venido a menos que transcurre sus días bebiendo y con casos de poco prestigio. Un antiguo socio le recuerda el suceso de un error médico sucedido en un hospital y que todavía no se ha resuelto. Le invita a trabajar de nuevo y así recuperar su prestigio profesional.
Action and adventure films Adoption Attempted murder Birthmothers Detective and mystery films Diamonds Drama Exploration of Mars (Planet) Families Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Films--for the hearing impaired Gangster films Gangsters Gay authors Good and evil Hasidim Human-alien encounters Interracial adoption Kidnapping Lawyers Legal films Levin, Ira Mars (Planet) Martial arts Martial arts films Mercenary troops Murder--Investigation New York (State)--New York Organized crime Physicians--Malpractice Playwriting Political films Receiving stolen goods Revenge Scrolls, Chinese Tattooing Thailand--Bangkok Theater Thrillers (Motion pictures) Trials (Espionage) Trials (Malpractice) Trials (Murder) Undercover operations United States Vendetta Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Women detectives Women pianists