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Heslov, Grant 1963-

Works: 97 works in 448 publications in 9 languages and 23,634 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Biographical films  Comedy films  War films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Political films  Crime films 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay, Actor, Director, Scenarist, Restager , Performer, Author, fmp, fmd, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Grant Heslov
Most widely held works by Grant Heslov
Argo by Ben Affleck( Visual )

35 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On November 4, 1979, Iranian militants stormed the American embassy in Tehran and captured dozens of American hostages, sparking a 444-day ordeal. There's a little-known footnote to the crisis: six Americans escaped and a mid level agent named Antonio Mendez devised an ingenious yet incredibly risky plan to rescue them
Good Night, and Good Luck by George Clooney( Visual )

63 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 3,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes place in the 1950's America, during the early days of broadcast journalism. It chronicles the real-life conflict between television newsman Edward R. Murrow and Senator Joseph McCarthy and the House Un-American Activities Committee. With a desire to report the facts and enlighten the public, Murrow, and his dedicated staff - headed by his producer Fred Friendly and Joe Wershba in the CBS newsroom - defy corporate and sponsorship pressures to examine the lies and scaremongering tactics perpetrated by McCarthy during his communist 'witch-hunts'. A very public feud develops when the Senator responds by accusing the anchor of being a communist. In this climate of fear and reprisal, the CBS crew carries on and their tenacity will prove historic and monumental
The Monuments Men by George Clooney( Visual )

44 editions published in 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unlikely World War II platoon has been tasked by FDR with going into Germany to rescue artistic masterpieces from Nazi thieves and returning them to their rightful owners. With the art trapped behind enemy lines, and with the German army under orders to destroy everything as the Reich fell, how could they possibly succeed? But as the Monuments Men, as they were called, found themselves in a race against time, they would risk their lives to protect mankind's greatest achievements
The ides of March by George Clooney( Visual )

38 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the frantic last days before a heavily contested Ohio presidential primary, an up-and-coming campaign press secretary finds himself involved in a political scandal that threatens to upend his candidate's shot at the presidency
The men who stare at goats by Grant Heslov( Visual )

53 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reporter Bob Wilton is trying to lose himself in the romance of war after his marriage fails. He gets more than he bargains for when he meets a special forces agent who reveals the existence of a secret, military unit whose goal is to end war as we know it. With unparalleled psychic powers, they can read the enemy's thoughts, pass through solid walls, and even kill a goat by simply staring at it. Now, the founder of the unit has gone missing and the trail leads to another psychic soldier who has distorted the mission to serve his own ends
August: Osage County by Meryl Streep( Visual )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The darkly hilarious and deeply touching story of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose lives converge when a family crisis brings them back to the Midwest house they grew up in, and to the dysfunctional mother who raised them"--Container
Leatherheads by Newton Thomas Sigel( Visual )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dodge Connolly is a charming, brash football hero. He is determined to guide his team from bar brawls to packed stadiums. But after the players lose their sponsor and the entire league faces certain collapse, Dodge convinces a college football star to join his team. Dodge hopes his latest move will help the struggling sport finally capture the country's attention. Added to the team is Carter Rutherford, America's favorite son. Carter has dashing good looks and unparalleled speed on the field, he is a golden-boy war hero of WWI. Carter appears to be too good to be true, and Lexie Littleton aims to prove that's the case. Lexie is a spitfire newswoman who suspects there are holes in Carter's war story. While she digs, the two teammates start to become serious off-field rivals for her fickle affections. As the new game of pro-football becomes less like the freewheeling sport he knew and loved, Dodge must both fight to keep his guys together and to get the girl of his dreams
The scorpion king by Chuck Russell( Visual )

22 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mighty Memnon rules over nearly all the known world, defeating his enemies in battle with the help of a beautiful sorceress. "Free tribes" form a fragile alliance to fight Memnon, and hire a trio of assassins to kill the sorceress and thus remove Memnon's advantage. The assassins are betrayed by the son of one of the tribal leaders, and Mathayus finds himself unable to kill Cassandra. Mathayus abducts the sorceress, who explains that Memnon was holding her against her will. Mathayus then uses his newfound sense of justice to convince the surviving tribal leaders to join forces again to defeat Memnon
Money monster by Jodie Foster( Visual )

6 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the real-time, high-stakes thriller, George Clooney and Julia Roberts star as financial TV host Lee Gates and his producer, Patty, who are put in an extreme situation when an irate investor who has lost everything (Jack O'Connell) forcefully takes over their studio. During a tense standoff broadcast to millions on live TV, Lee and Patty must work furiously against the clock to unravel the mystery behind a conspiracy at the heart of today's fast-paced, high-tech global markets."--Container
Our brand is crisis( Visual )

13 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Bolivian presidential candidate failing badly in the polls enlists the firepower of an elite American management team, led by the deeply damaged but still brilliant strategist "Calamity" Jane Bodine. In self-imposed retirement following a scandal that earned her nickname and rocked her to her core, Jane is coaxed back into the game for the chance to beat her professional nemesis, the loathsome Pat Candy, now coaching the opposition
Congo by Michael Crichton( Visual )

18 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and Croatian and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An expedition to return a gorilla to Africa and find the Lost City of Zinj and its diamond mines encounters a variety of dangers
Black sheep by Paramount (Calif.)( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every time Mike tries to help his brother Al during his campaign for governor it becomes a disaster. Campaign-aide Steve volunteers to baby-sit Mike and soon realizes he made a big mistake. When Mike discovers the incumbent is a crook he reaches a new level of destruction
Dante's peak by Pierce Brosnan( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vulcanologist arrives at a countryside town recently named the second most desirable place to live in America and discovers that the long dormant volcano, Dante's Peak, may wake up at any moment
Good night, and good luck : the screenplay and history behind the landmark movie by George Clooney( Book )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The only book on the acclaimed movie - here is the complete screenplay, Q & A with the screenwriters, production notes, and a special section on the history behind the broadcast, including an essay by Fred Friendly and an original article written by Joseph Wershba in 1955, appearing in a book for the first time. This in-depth companion to one of the most provocative films of the year is essential reading for both film and history buffs."--Jacket
The mummy collector's set( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[The Mummy] In 1923 deep in the Egyptian desert, adventurer Rick and Egyptologist Evelyn unearth a 3,000 year old legacy of terror, they free Imhotep's mummy from his eternal prison. Imhotep, the Egyptian high priest mummified alive and cursed as punishment for killing Pharaoh Seti and sleeping with his mistress, awakes to wreak his final vengeance on the world. [The Mummy returns] It's now 1933, 10 years after Rick and Evie met. They're married, settled in London and are raising their 8 year old son, Alex. Imhotep's corpse has been brought to the British Museum, and resurrected; the mummy walks the earth again, determined to become immortal. Another force born of the darkest rituals of ancient Egyptian mysticism, the Scorpion King, even more powerful than Imhotep, has also been set loose in the world. When these two forces clash, the world will hang in the balance, sending the O'Connells on a desperate race to save the world, and rescue their son. [The scorpion king] In an ancient time, predating the pyramids, the evil king Memnon is using the psychic powers of his sorceress Cassandra to foretell his great victories. In a last ditch effort to stop Memnon from taking over the world, the leaders of the remaining free tribes hire the assassin Mathayus to kill the sorceress. But Mathayus ends up getting much more than he bargained for. Now with the help of the trickster Arpid, tribal leader Balthazar and an unexpected ally, it's up to Mathayus to fulfill his destiny and become the great Scorpion King
Bug( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of interconnected stories about a group of strangers in Los Angeles, and the unknown havoc they cause in each other's lives
The Scorpion King action-pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Scorpion King 2: Mathayus becomes the world's most feared combatant as he sets out for vengeance for the murder of his father
The American by Anton Corbijn( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack es un mercenario solitario, un asesino a sueldo con un gran talento para el crimen. Sin embargo, tras un problema en la ejecución de un trabajo en Suecia, por encargo de su contacto Larry Jack se refugia en un pequeño pueblecito italiano, donde decide realizar una última misión por encargo de Mathilde: la fabricación de un arma. Con la intención de después retirarse, en el pueblo Jack comienza a trabajar en el arma, al tiempo que traba amistad con el cura del pueblo, el padre Benedetto, y comienza a intimar con Chiara, una prostituta local
L'uomo che fissa le capre( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dopo il fallimento del suo matrimonio, il reporter Bob Wilton decide di dare prova del suo coraggio e di partire per l'Iraq. Una volta in Medio Oriente, Bob entra con Lyn Cassidy e la New Earth Army, una segreta compagine speciale dell'esercito militare che viene addestrata per sconfiggere i nemici usando singolari poteri paranormali. Poiché il fondatore, Bill Django, è scomparso, Bob viene coinvolto da Lyn nella ricerca, ma presto scopriranno che esiste un nemico di cui non avevano tenuto conto. (LaFeltrinelli)
Buenas noches, y buena suerte by George Clooney( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basada en hechos reales, narra la historia del famoso periodista de la CBS Edward R. Murrow y su productor Fred Friendly durante la legendaria confrontación que Murrow mantuvo con el senador Joseph McCarthy, y que ayudó a que se terminara con la "caza de brujas"
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Grant Heslov acteur américain

Grant Heslov actor estadounidense

Grant Heslov Amerikaans acteur

Grant Heslov attore, regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense

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Грант Хеслаў

Грант Хеслов

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