WorldCat Identities

Furla, George

Overview
Works: 42 works in 119 publications in 3 languages and 7,837 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Horror films  Western films  Film adaptations  Caper films  Road films  Police films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by George Furla
Righteous kill by Richard Brooks( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turk and Rooster are two aging NYPD detectives who have been partners for 30 years. They are faced with a serial killer who is murdering other sociopathic criminals. They both have personal issues. They start working with Perez and Riley, a younger team. Tensions between the pairs of partners is inevitable, especially since Turk is now living with Perez's ex-girlfriend. She also happens to be a homicide detective. But before Turk and Rooster can retire, they are called in to investigate the murder of a notorious pimp, which has ties to a case they solved years before
Empire State( Visual )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and French and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After failing to get into the police academy, Chris Potamitis settles for a security guard job with the Empire State Armored Truck Company. Chris makes the mistake of mentioning the company's lax security to his best friend, Eddie, and is soon unwittingly drawn into an elaborate scheme to rob the abundant amounts of cash being stored there - resulting in the largest cash heist in U.S. History
Mississippi grind( Visual )

3 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Down on his luck gambler Garry and his hot streak buddy Curtis hit the road for New Orleans, hunting the big payday. On riverboats and racetracks they chase women and thrills before risking it all in the wager of their lives
Home of the brave by A Irwin Winkler Film( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shortly after receiving the news that they will soon be reunited with their families back in the United States, a unit serving in Iraq is deployed on one last humanitarian mission
The contract by Morgan Freeman( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ray Keene is on a hiking trip to reconnect with his son. They stumble onto a nightmare scenario of paid assassins and ex-military guns-for-hire. Frank Cardin is attempting to fulfill a contract to assassinate a high profile busniessman. Things go awry and he ends up in the custody of the U.S. Marshalls. After an ill-fated attempt to escape, Frank finds himself in the custody of ex-lawman Ray and his son. Now, they are relentlessly pursued by Frank's friends who are intent on freeing their leader
The wicker man by Nicolas Cage( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young girl mysteriously disappears, Police Sergeant Howie travels to a remote Scottish island to investigate. But this pastoral community, led by the strange Lord Summerisle, is not what it seems as the devout Christian detective soon uncovers a secret society of wanton lust and pagan blasphemy. Can Howie now stop the cult's ultimate sacrifice before he himself comes face-to-face with the horror of the Wicker Man?
Set up by Mike Gunther( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A group of friends plans out a detailed heist that turns deadly when one betrays the others by taking off with the goods. Taking matters into his own hands, Sonny seeks out his revenge, teaming up with the most dangerous mob boss in town to get back what is rightfully his. When he finally comes face-to-face with his longtime friend, he will be forced to make a life-changing choice"--Container
Vice by Michael Madsen( Visual )

11 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julian Michaels has designed the ultimate resort, where anything goes and the customers can play out their wildest fantasies with artificial inhabitants who look, think, and feel like humans. When an artificial becomes self-aware and escapes, she finds herself caught in the crossfire between Julian's mercenaries and a cop who is hellbent on shutting down the resort, stopping the violence once and for all
Extraction by Lisa McElwee-White( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a terrorist group kidnaps retired CIA field operative Leonard Turner, his son, Harry Turner, launches his own unsanctioned rescue operation. While evading highly skilled operatives, deadly assassins, and international terrorists, Harry finally puts his combat training to the test
Freelancers( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The son of a slain NYPD officer joins the force, where he falls in with his father's former partner and a team of rogue cops. His new boss wants to see if he has what it takes to be rogue. When the truth about his father's death is revealed, he won't stop until justice has been served
Finding Rin Tin Tin( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the true story of American corporal Lee Duncan, who rescued a German shepherd puppy while stationed in France during World War I, and how the dog, after learning how to bring first aid to soldiers, became Hollywood's best-loved animal star
Out for a kill( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archeology Professor Robert Burns is on an important dig in the ancient ruins on the Far Eastern Chinese border. He accidentally discovers that the Chinese Mafia, the Tong, is using his newly discovered ancient Chinese artifacts to hide and smuggle narcotics across the border. He is then framed with the evidence at the border by the Chinese military and DEA. The DEA finally convinces the Chinese military that Robert may be of more help to them outside jail by leading them to the real smugglers
Blind horizon by Val Kilmer( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man loses his memory after being shot in a small desert town in New Mexico. As he tries to retrace his steps and figure out his true identity, he believes he may be part of a plot to assasinate the president
Ticker by Albert Pyun( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cop on the edge must team up with the cool-headed leader of the bomb squad to stop a terrorist from continuing his series of deadly bombings
Gun( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the face of rising crime rates and gun violence, the Detroit Police lauch a full-scale war against gun runners."--Container
Borderland by Zev Berman( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When three Texas University students travel to a Mexican border town on the eve of their graduation, the last thing they expect is to face their own deaths. Without warning, they fall prey to an ancient blood cult hell-bent on finding candidates for human sacrifice
Precious Cargo Vietnamese adoptees discover their past by Janet Gardner( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a botched heist, Eddie, a murderous crime boss, hunts down the seductive thief Karen who failed him. In order to win back Eddie's trust, Karen recruits her ex-lover and premier thief Jack to steal a cargo of rare precious gems. But when the job goes down, allegiances are betrayed and lines are crossed as Jack, Karen, and Eddie face off in a fateful showdown
88 minutes by Jon Avnet( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A college professor working as a forensic psychiatrist for the FBI must put clues together to try to solve the biggest crime of his career before time runs out
 
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The wicker man
Alternative Names
George Furla Amerikaans filmproducent

George Furla producteur de films américain

George Furla US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Джордж Фурла

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