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King, Graham 1961-

Overview
Works: 45 works in 189 publications in 7 languages and 25,011 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Biography  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Television mini-series  Humor  Juvenile works 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Graham King
The departed by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
28 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Turkish and held by 3,429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In South Boston, the state police force are waging a war on Irish-American organized crime. Undercover cop Billy Costigan is assigned to infiltrate the mob syndicate, which is run by gangland chief Frank Costello. Billy quickly gains Costello's confidence. Colin Sullivan is a hardened young criminal who has infiltrated the police department as an informer for the syndicate. Colin is rising to a position of power within the Special Investigation Unit. Each man becomes deeply consumed by his double life, gathering information about the plans and counter-plans of the operations he has penetrated. But when it becomes clear to both the mob and the police that there's a mole in their midst, Billy and Colin are suddenly thrust into danger. Afraid of being caught and exposed to the enemy, they each must race to uncover the identity of the other man in time to save himself
Hugo by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
19 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2,741 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
Blood diamond by Edward Zwick ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set against the backdrop of civil war and chaos in 1990's Sierra Leone, Blood Diamond is the story of Danny Archer - an ex mercenary from Zimbabwe - and Solomon Vandy - a Mende fisherman. Both men are African, but their histories as different as any can be, until their fates become joined in a common quest to recover a rare pink diamond that can transform their lives. While in jail for smuggling, Archer learns that Solomon - who was taken from his family and forced to work in the diamond fields - has found and hidden the extraordinary rough stone. With the help of Maddy Bowen, an American journalist whose idealism is tempered by a deepening connection with Archer, the two men embark on a trek through rebel territory, a journey that could save Solomon's family and give Archer the second chance he thought he would never have
Rango by Gore Verbinski ( Visual )
19 editions published in 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rango is a lizard who imagines himself an actor who literally breaks the fourth wall of his terrarium when the hatchback car in which he is riding swerves and sends him careening. Abandoned in the desert amid the shards of his former home, Rango makes his way to the nearby town of Dirt, which is experiencing a mysterious water shortage. The actor in Rango seizes the opportunity to invent a grandiloquent new image for himself, and as in many a Western, the stranger in town is suddenly promoted to the rank of sheriff. Along the way to solving the mystery of the vanishing water supply, he must survive highway crossings, giant hawks, an army of bat-riding prairie dogs, and a gun slinging rattlesnake
Argo by Ben Affleck ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2,165 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 and a quake in global politics still felt today. But there's a little-known footnote to the crisis: six Americans escaped. And a midlevel agent named Antonio Mendez devised an ingenious yet incredibly risky plan to rescue them
The young Victoria by Jean-Marc Vallée ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"On the eve of her 18th birthday and succession to the English throne, young Princess Victoria is caught in a royal power struggle. Bit it is her blossoming love affair with Albert that will determine the strength of her reign. Can she dedicate her life to her country and her heart to the one she truly loves?"--Container
The tourist by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 1,735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During an impromptu trip to Europe to mend a broken heart, Frank unexpectedly finds himself in a flirtatious encounter with Elise, an extraordinary woman who deliberately crosses his path. Against the breathtaking backdrop of Paris and Venice, their whirlwind romance quickly evolves as they find themselves unwittingly thrust into a deadly game of cat and mouse
World War Z by Marc Forster ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1,667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane travels the globe in an effort to eliminate the zombie pandemic that is endangering the existence of humanity
The town by Ben Affleck ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Doug MacRay is leader of a Boston bank robber gang but not cut from the same cloth as his fellow thieves. When Doug falls into a passionate romance with the bank manager briefly taken hostage in their last heist, he wants out of this life and out of the town. As the Feds close in and the crew questions his loyalty, he has one of two choices: betray his friends or lose the woman he loves. Special features include the extended cut
Edge of darkness by Martin Campbell ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The bullet that killed his daughter was meant for Boston cop Thomas Craven. That's what police brass and Craven himself think, but that's not what the investigation finds. Clue after clue and witness after witness, the search leads him into a shadowy realm where money and political intrigue intersect. If Craven wasn't a target before, he, and anyone linked to his inquiry, now is
The rum diary by Johnny Depp ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tired of the noise and madness of New York, journalist Paul Kemp moves to Puerto Rico to write for a local newspaper. Adopting the rum-soaked life of the island, Kemp becomes obsessed with the fiancee of Sanderson, a businessman involved in shady property development deals. When he is recruited by Sanderson to write favorably about his latest unsavory scheme, Kemp is presented with the choice to use his words for the corrupt businessman's financial benefit, or use them to take him down
Dark shadows by Tim Burton ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"After being turned into a vampire by a jilted lover, Barnabas Collins ... is entombed for two centuries until he emerges into the very changed world of 1972. Returning to his once-majestic home, he finds the few dysfunctional descendants of the Collins family who remain. Determined to return his family name to its former glory, Barnabas is thwarted at every turn by his former lover--the seductive witch Angelique"--Container
London Boulevard by William Monahan ( Visual )
10 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ex-con hired to look after a reclusive young actress finds himself falling in love, which puts him in direct confrontation with one of London's most vicious gangsters
Ali by Michael Mann ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dünya ağır siklet boks şampiyonu, yaşayan efsane Muhammed Ali'nin hayatının en fırtınalı dönemi
The aviator by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"One of the 20th century's most compelling figures, Howard Hughes was a wily industrialist, glamourous movie producer and unstoppable American innovator, but he thought of himself first and foremost as an aviator. In this epic, director Martin Scorsese focuses on the most prolific period in the life of Hughes, the mid 1920s through the 1940s. It was a time of brilliant aeronautical invention, turbulent love affairs, including one with Katherine Hepburn and savage corporate battles
Next by Lee Tamahori ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Las Vegas showroom magician Cris Johnson has a secret which torments him. He can see a few minutes into the future. Sick of the examinations he underwent as a child and the interest of the government and medical establishment in his power, he lies low in Vegas under an assumed name. There, he performs cheap tricks and lives off small-time gambling "winnings." But when a terrorist group threatens to detonate a nuclear device in Los Angeles, government agent Callie Ferris must use all her wiles to capture Cris and convince him to help her stop the cataclysm
Zhi ming ban lü The tourist ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in Chinese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rango biao feng lei ge ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rango is a lizard who imagines himself an actor who literally breaks the fourth wall of his terrarium when the hatchback car in which he is riding swerves and sends him careening. Abandoned in the desert amid the shards of his former home, Rango makes his way to the nearby town of Dirt, which is experiencing a mysterious water shortage. The actor in Rango seizes the opportunity to invent a grandiloquent new image for himself, and as in many a Western, the stranger in town is suddenly promoted to the rank of sheriff. Along the way to solving the mystery of the vanishing water supply, he must survive highway crossings, giant hawks, an army of bat-riding prairie dogs, and a gun slinging rattlesnake
The town / Internal affairs ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The town: Doug MacRay is leader of a Boston bank robber gang but not cut from the same cloth as his fellow thieves. When Doug falls into a passionate romance with the bank manager briefly taken hostage in their last heist, he wants out of this life and out of the town. As the Feds close in and the crew questions his loyalty, he has one of two choices: betray his friends or lose the woman he loves. Internal affairs: Dennis Peck is a rogue cop who knows his way around the law. Now, Investigator Raymond Avila is determined to bring him to justice
La Reina Victoria ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inglaterra, 1837. Victoria de tan solo 17 años de edad es la más firme aspirante al trono inglés. Durante su lucha por la corona conoce a su primo Alberto del que se enamora. Tras un infructuoso comienzo, juntos vivirán los turbulentos años iniciales de su reinado y legendario romance y posterior matrimonio del que nacieron nueve hijos
 
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