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Canton, Mark

Overview
Works: 70 works in 231 publications in 4 languages and 15,977 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  Musicals  Film and video adaptations  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mark Canton
300 by Zack Snyder( Visual )
27 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the battle of Thermopylae of 480 BC, an alliance of Greek city-states fought the invading Persian army in the mountain pass of Thermopylae. Vastly outnumbered, the Greeks held back the enemy in one of the most famous last stands of history. Persian King Xerxes lead an army of well over 100,000 men to Greece and was confronted by 300 Spartans, 700 Thespians and other slave soldiers
The Spiderwick chronicles by Tony DiTerlizzi( Visual )
18 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 2,654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the moment the Grace family moves into a secluded old house, strange things start to happen. As Jared investigates, he discovers Arthur Spiderwick's Field Guide and the unbelievable truth of the Spiderwick Estate. The estate is where a secret world of fantasical creatures hides within our own. Now Jared, his sister and his twin brother are pulled into an unforgettable adventure as they try to protect the secrets of the book
Letters to Juliet by Gary Winick( Visual )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In Verona, Italy - the beautiful city where Romeo first met Juliet - there is a place where the heartbroken leave notes asking Juliet for her help. It's there that aspiring writer Sophie finds a 50-year-old letter that will change her life forever. As she sets off on a romantic journey of the heart with the letter's author, Claire, now a grandmother, and her handsome grandson, all three will discover that sometimes the greatest love story ever told is your own"--Container
Immortals ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this epic tale of vengeance and destiny, power-mad King Hyperion ... threatens to destroy all of humanity on his maniacal quest to obtain the ultimate weapon - the legendary Epirus Bow that gives the power to unleash war on both Heaven and Earth. But Theseus..., a heroic young villager chosen by the gods, rises up to stop Hyperion's brutal rampage. With supernatural help from the beautiful oracle Phaedra..., Theseus embraces his destiny and leads a fierce band of warriors in a desperate fight for the future of mankind"--Container
Fame by Alan Parker( Visual )
16 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Passions will be tested and young hearts will be broken. Ultimately, talent, dedication and hard work will triumph. Centers around a group of dancers, singers, musicians and actors at the New York City High School of Performing Arts, and their spirited drive to live out their dreams of stardom. In an incredibly competitive atmosphere, each student must shine amidst the tumult of school work, deep friendships, budding romance and self-discovery
Escape plan by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )
13 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ray Breslin, gevangenistester, gaat als gevangene naar de meest geavanceerde gevangenis die hij ooit zelf ontwierp. Hij zet al zijn kennis en de hulp van medegevangene Rottmayer in om te ontsnappen
Taking lives by D. J Caruso( Visual )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illeana Scott is a special agent with the FBI, who has a strong record as a criminal profiler. Scott is called in by a former Quantico colleague to assist two Canadian police detectives, Paquette and Duval, who are on the trail of a serial killer who has been killing in and around Montreal for almost two decades. Art gallery owner James Costa saw the killer during an assault, and now finds himself working as a decoy for Scott. As Scott and Costa follow the killer's trail, they find themselves becoming attracted to one another, which is not a comfort to Scott
Angel eyes by Luis Mandoki( Visual )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a startling ambush, one of Chicago's best cops, Officer Sharon Pogue, is looking point blank into the barrel of a scumball's handgun. Then it happens, a mysterious stranger appears out the shadows and saves her life. She discovers that its not the first time she and the mystery man have met before. The troubled pasts of these two have led them to build walls around their private lives, but brick by brick, secret after secret, love is going to tear down those walls
Piranha by Alexandre Aja( Visual )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of strangers on Lake Victoria must band together to survive, after a sudden underwater tremor sets free prehistoric man-eating fish
300 : rise of an empire ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This new chapter of the epic saga 300, told in breathtaking visual style that defined the original blockbuster, brings the fight for glory to a challenging new battlefield: the sea. Greek general Themistokles is pitted against massive invading Persian forces, who are ruled by the god-king Xerxes and led by the Artemisia, the vengeful commander of their navy. Knowing his only hope of defeating the Persian armada is to unite Greece, Themistokles leads the charge that will change the course of the war
Jack Frost by Troy Miller( Visual )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A father who can't keep his promises dies in a car accident. One year later, he returns as a snowman, who has the final chance to put things right with his son before he is gone forever
Red planet by Anthony Hoffman( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is 2050, Earth is dying and colonising Mars is the only alternative to obliteration. Kate Bowman is the commander of the mission that is the last hope of saving the human race
300 ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Greek general Themistokles attempts to unite all of Greece by leading the charge that will change the course of the war. He's pitted against the massive invading Persian forces led by mortal turned god Xerxes, and Artemesia, vengeful commander of the Persian navy
Get Carter by Mike Hodges( Visual )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Las Vegas "financial adjuster" Jack Carter prowls Seattle in order to smoke out his brother's killer in this remake of the 1971 film
Piranha DD ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
There's something in the water... again. And this time no one is safe from the flesh eating fish as they sink their razor sharp teeth into the visitors of the best summer attraction, The Big Wet Water Park
Full of it ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
17-year-old Sam may be the new kid at school, but he's got a sure-fire scheme to fast-track his popularity: he's going to lie his butt off. Claiming to drive a Prosche, date a movie star and have a rock star for a dad, Sam soon finds himself loved by everyone. But when Sam's outlandish fictions mysteriously turn into outrageous facts, he begins to discover that having all your dreams come true can turn into a total nightmare
George A. Romero's Land of the dead ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Humanity's last vestiges must come to grips with the unspeakable truth: the ravenous zombie hordes besieging their fortified city are evolving
Dawn of the dead by Zack Snyder( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dawn of the dead: When a mysterious virus turns people into mindless, flesh-eating zombies, a handful of survivors wage a desparate, last-stand battle to stay alive and human
A perfect getaway by David N Twohy( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cliff and Cydney are an adventurous young couple celebrating their honeymoon by backpacking to one of the most beautiful, and remote, beaches in Hawaii. Hiking the wild, secluded trails, they believe they have found paradise. But when the pair comes across a group of frightened hikers discussing the horrifying murder of another newlywed couple on the islands, they begin to question whether they should turn back. Unsure whether to stay or flee, Cliff and Cydney decide to join up with two other couples. This is when things begin to go terrifyingly wrong. Far from civilization or rescue, everyone begins to look like a threat and nobody knows whom to trust. Paradise becomes hell on earth as a brutal battle for survival begins
Piranha 3-D ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of strangers on Lake Victoria must band together to survive, after a sudden underwater tremor sets free prehistoric man-eating fish
 
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English (162)
Spanish (1)
Italian (1)
German (1)
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