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Haggis, Paul

Overview
Works: 195 works in 948 publications in 11 languages and 28,162 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  War films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Spy films  Historical films  Sports films  History  Romance films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Producer, Director, Speaker, Scenarist, Author, tld, Conceptor, Actor, fmd, Adapter, Restager , Interviewee, Film editor, dir, Performer, Scribe
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Paul Haggis
 
Most widely held works by Paul Haggis
Crash by Matt Dillon( Visual )

132 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 4,569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A car accident brings together a group of strangers in Los Angeles. Crash takes a provocative, unflinching look at the complexities of racial tolerance in contemporary America
Flags of our fathers by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

82 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the five Marines and one Navy corpsman that were forever immortalized as a symbol of WWII by raising the American flag at the battle of Iwo Jima. When Joe Rosenthal's photograph of the event becomes a symbol of hope for the families at home, the three surviving men are pulled from combat and sent on a tour across America to raise desperately-needed bond money. The trip brings out the truths of both that symbolic act, and their lives during war
Million Dollar Baby by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

80 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A male boxing trainer attempts to help a young female boxer achieve her dream of becoming a professional
Quantum of solace by Marc Forster( Visual )

34 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is there solace in revenge? Reeling from the events of Casino Royale, 007 is determined to find out who was pulling the strings. Bond pursues the agents of an assassination attempt on "M," and all those roads lead to Dominic Greene, a world-renowned developer of green technology. MI-6, upset by Bond's investigative methods, denounces him. So Bond must call in favors and partner up with the mysterious and feisty Camille, a woman with a mission of her own. Bond follows the trail that begins in Italy, with stops in Haiti, Austria, Panama, and finally to Bolivia, while "M" wonders if she can trust Bond, or if vengeance possesses him
Letters from Iwo Jima by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in Japanese and English and held by 2,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixty-one years ago, the United States and Japanese armies met on Iwo Jima. Decades later, hundreds of letters are unearthed from that stark islandś soil. The letters give faces and voices to the men who fought there, as well as the extraordinary general who led them. Leading the defense is Lt. General Tadamichi Kuribayashi. With little defense other than sheer will and the volcanic rock of the island itself, Gen. Kuribayashiś unprecedented tactics transform wha twas predicted to be a quick and bloody defeat into nearly 40 days of heroic and resourceful combat
Casino Royale( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With two professional assassinations in quick succession, James Bond is quickly elevated to '00' status. Bond's first 007 mission takes him to Uganda where he is to spy on a terrorist, Mollaka. Not everything goes to plan and Bond decides to investigate, independently of MI6, in order to track down the rest of the terrorist cell. Following a lead to the Bahamas, he encounters Dimitrios and his girlfriend, Solange. He learns that Dimitrios is involved with Le Chiffre, banker to the world's terrorist organizations. Intelligence reveals that Le Chiffre is planning to raise money in a high-stakes poker game in Montenegro at Le Casino Royale. MI6 assigns 007 to play against him, knowing that if Le Chiffre loses, it will destroy his organization. 'M' places Bond under the watchful eye of the beguiling Vesper Lynd. At first skeptical of what value Vesper can provide, Bond's interest in her deepens as they brave danger together and even torture at the hands of Le Chiffre. The marathon game proceeds with dirty tricks and violence, raising the stakes beyond blood money and reaching a terrifying climax
Casino Royale by Martin Campbell( Visual )

92 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With two professional assassinations in quick succession, James Bond is quickly elevated to '00' status. Bond's first 007 mission takes him to Uganda where he is to spy on a terrorist, Mollaka. Not everything goes to plan and Bond decides to investigate, independently of MI6, in order to track down the rest of the terrorist cell. Following a lead to the Bahamas, he encounters Dimitrios and his girlfriend, Solange. He learns that Dimitrios is involved with Le Chiffre, banker to the world's terrorist organizations. Intelligence reveals that Le Chiffre is planning to raise money in a high-stakes poker game in Montenegro at Le Casino Royale. MI6 assigns 007 to play against him, knowing that if Le Chiffre loses, it will destroy his organization. 'M' places Bond under the watchful eye of the beguiling Vesper Lynd. At first skeptical of what value Vesper can provide, Bond's interest in her deepens as they brave danger together and even torture at the hands of Le Chiffre. The marathon game proceeds with dirty tricks and violence, raising the stakes beyond blood money and reaching a terrifying climax
The next three days by Paul Haggis( Visual )

55 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life seems perfect for John Brennan until his wife, Lara, is arrested for a murder she says she didn't commit. Three years into her sentence, John is struggling to hold his family together, raising their son and teaching at college while he pursues every means available to prove her innocence. With the rejection of their final appeal, Lara becomes suicidal and John decides there is only one possible, bearable solution: to break his wife out of prison
In the valley of Elah by Paul Haggis( Visual )

42 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank, a retired Sergeant with the Military Police, receives a call informing him that his youngest son, Mike, has gone AWOL. Hank embarks on finding Mike, recently returned from a tour of duty in Iraq, but makes a series of discoveries, including a murder, that leads Hank into a far more confused and disturbing situation than he'd expected
Miss Representation by Jennifer Siebel Newsom( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores how mainstream media contributes to the under-representation of women in influential positions in America and challenges the media's limiting and often disparaging portrayals of women, which make it difficult for the average girl to see herself as powerful
Third person( Visual )

17 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three stories of love, passion, trust and betrayal. The tales play out in New York, Paris and Rome through three couples who appear to have nothing related, but share deep commonalities
Show me a hero by Paul Haggis( Visual )

12 editions published in 2016 in 3 languages and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an America generations removed from the greatest civil rights struggles of the 1960s, the young mayor of a mid-sized American city is faced with a federal court order that says he must build a small number of low-income housing units in the white neighborhoods of his town. His attempt to do so tears the entire city apart, paralyzes the municipal government and, ultimately, destroys the mayor and his political future
Casting by( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film, focusing on casting director Marion Dougherty, is a celebration of the casting profession, highlighting its previously unsung role in film history while also serving as an elegy to the lost era of the New Hollywood, combining interviews, extensive archival footage, animated stills and documents
Walker, Texas Ranger( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern-day hero who still believes in living the frontier code, Cordell Walker's methods are right out of the Old West-- but his independent ways pay off when it comes to putting bad guys behind bars. With his partner James "Jimmy" Trivette, ex-Ranger buddy C.D. Parker, and beautiful assistant D.A. Alex Cahill, Walker takes a hands-on, no-holds-barred approach to fighting injustice in one thrilling, action-packed case after another
The last kiss by Tony Goldwyn( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

30 year old Michael is preparing to marry his long time and now pregnant girlfriend. Surrounded by people with relationship problems, he is feeling doubts about settling into adult life, he meets another girl who might offer him freedom
Due South( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Crash( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the Academy Award-winning film by the same name, Dennis Hopper stars as a rough around the edges music producer. The series discusses the racial tensions in Los Angeles and brings to light the struggles of life from a variety of viewpoints
Due South, season two( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constable Benton Fraser of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police comes to Chicago to track down his father's killer. He stays and partners with Ray Vecchio, a local Chicago detective, to solve crimes
Due South( Visual )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and French and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constable Benton Fraser of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police came to Chicago to track down his father's killer. He stayed in Chicago and partnered with Ray Vecchio, a local Chicago detective to solve crimes
An interview with screenwriter Paul Haggis by Paul Haggis( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oscar winner Peter Haggis discusses a career that led from writing for TV to his scripts for Million Dollar Baby and Crash. His stories are an indelible primer for how to manage the screenwriting life, develop a strong story, pitch an idea, and surmount Hollywood's more frustrating obstacles
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Letters from Iwo Jima
Alternative Names
Freed, Bill.

Freed, Bill 1953-

Haggis, Paul Edward.

Haggis, Paul Edward 1953-...

Paul Haggis Canadees filmregisseur

Paul Haggis kanadischer Drehbuchautor, Produzent und Regisseur

Paul Haggis kanadyjski reżyser, producent i scenarzysta filmowy

Paul Haggis regista, sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico canadese

Πολ Χάγκις

Пол Хагис

Хаггис, Пол

פול האגיס

پل هگیس فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان کانادایی

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ポール・ハギス

保罗·哈吉斯

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