WorldCat Identities

Marshall, Alan 1938-

Overview
Works: 48 works in 305 publications in 6 languages and 8,584 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Musicals  Fiction  History  Humor  Musical films  Romance films 
Roles: Producer, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alan Marshall
Basic instinct by Paul Verhoeven ( Visual )
53 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woman becomes a prime suspect when her boyfriend is brutally murdered, a crime she had described in her latest novel. The detective investigating the murder soon becomes embroiled in the case that could cost him his life
Fame by Michael Gore ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story about students at the High School of Performing Arts, New York. Dance sequences include an audition, classes, a ballet solo by Antonia Franceschi, and the ensemble numbers "Fame" and "I sing the body electric."
Midnight express by Alan Parker ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American citizen Billy Hayes is sentenced to four years in a brutal Turkish prison after being caught trying to smuggle hashish out of Istanbul. When his sentence is changed to life just days before his release, he has no choice but to try to escape
Starship troopers by Paul Verhoeven ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A handful of dedicated young soldiers must rise to the challenge of intergalactic warfare with a species of terrifying alien insects that threaten to eliminate the human race
Hollow man by Paul Verhoeven ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After years of experimentation, Dr. Sebastian Caine, a brilliant but arrogant scientist working for the Defense Department, has successfully transformed mammals to an invisible state and brought them back to their original physical form. Determined to achieve the ultimate breakthrough, Caine instructs his team to move on to phase III: human experimentation. Dr. Caine uses himself as the first subject
Jacob's ladder by Adrian Lyne ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jacob is a man living in a nightmare. Having survived Vietnam, he's back home in New York City. But memories of both his wartime demons and the accidental death of his son haunt and terrorize him. Jacob's grip on reality begins to slip and only his friend can save him
Angel heart by Alan Parker ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harry Angel, un detective privado de Nueva Orleans, es contratado por un misterioso cliente para que encuentre a un hombre desaparecido. Conforme avanza la investigación se suceden extrañas muertes, al parecer relacionadas con la magia negra y el vudú, y que implican a Harry de una manera cada vez más personal
Cliffhanger by Renny Harlin ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"For Rocky Mountain Rescue, the mission is almost routine: locate five climbers. With the woman he loves and his best friend, Gabe Walker braves the icy peaks only to discover that the distress call is really a trap set by merciless international terrorist Eric Qualen. Now millions of dollars and their own lives hang in the balance. Against explosive firepower, bitter cold and dizzying heights, Walker must outwit Qualen in a deadly game of hide-and-seek"--Container
Birdy by Alan Parker ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"To escape an irrational world, Birdy (Modine), a Vietnam veteran, sits in an almost catatonic state in an Army hospital, where he has come to believe he is one of the feathered creatures of his boyhood dreams. In an effort to break Birdy's silence, his psychiatrist brings in Al Columbato (Cage), Birdy's loyal best friend of his youth. Al desperately tries to reach the disturbed Birdy and bring him back to reality. The answer may lie in their youth, where the eccentric Birdy first donned wings and the happy-go-lucky Al helped him to fly"--Container
Pink Floyd the wall by Alan Parker ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Told with music rather than conventional dialogue, follows the descent of a burned out rock performer as he sits in his motel room watching war movies and slowly losing touch with reality
Showgirls by Paul Verhoeven ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Nomi Malone has what it takes to make it as a Las Vegas showgirl-- what she doesn't have is a way in. To survive, she accepts the only job available: lap dancing at a seedy club. And when she meets Cristal, Vegas' reigning showgirl, Nomi wants everything she has-- including her boyfriend. And as Nomi dives deeper into the world she so desperately desires, a rivalry between the two women heats up. The battle for the spotlight becomes so fiercely competitive that it drives Nomi to deperate lengths-- and devious heights-- for fame in Sin City."--Container
Bugsy Malone by Alan Parker ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bugsy Malone is an hilarious gangster musical set in New York, 1929. It is a world of would-be hoodlums, show girls and dreamers. But it is a world where you never see an adult
House on Haunted Hill Don't look in the basement ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Don't look in the basement: Nurse Charlotte Beale arrives at the Stephens Sanitarium to discover that Dr. Stephens has murdered one of his patients
Starship troopers trilogy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Starship troopers 3: Col. Johnny Rico is back to lead his team on a secret mission to rescue a small crew of troopers stranded on the remote planet of OM-1. Battling bugs, both new and old, the new "Marauder" advanced weapons technology may be their only hope against a treasonous element operating within the Federation itself. As Captain Lola Beck and the rest of the starship crew fight to survive in the harsh conditions, it begins to dawn on them that something on OM-1 is very, very wrong. This time the bugs have a secret weapon that could destroy humanity
Homeboy ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Johnny Walker es un maduro boxeador, tímido y algo retrasado, que trabaja en un club nocturno. Ya es demasiado viejo para boxear, pero aún así gana la primera pelea que su promotor le consigue para darle una nueva oportunidad. Tras el combate, conoce a dos personas que tendrán una gran influencia en su vida: Pendergras, un mediocre animador de club, y Ruby, una mujer que regenta un tiovivo y de la cual es enamora
Another country by Marek Kanievska ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frightening account of the making of a traitor
4 movie collection Hollywood hists ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Avalon: based loosely on Barry Levinson's own family and their real experiences emigrating to Baltimore in the early 20th century from Eastern Europe
Shoot the moon ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in Spanish and English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un escritor abandona a su mujer e hijas para irse a vivir con su amante. Éste, a pesar de estar viviendo con su otra pareja, regresa periódicamente al hogar conyugal para seguir ejerciendo la autoridad de padre
Angel heart aux portes de l'enfer ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harry Angel est un détective privé. Un homme se faisant appelé Louis Cypher l'engage pour rechercher un certain Johnny Favourite. Son enquête à peine commencée, toutes les personnes qu'il contacte ayant connu Johnny sont tuées dans des circonstances mystérieuses. Au fur et à mesure qu'il apprend des choses sur lui-même et son client, Harry découvre qu'il doit se battre pour sa propre survie et négocier avec le diable en personne
Bugsy Malone by Theatre Aquarius Archives (University of Guelph) ( Book )
2 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bugsy Malone is an hilarious gangster musical set in New York, 1929. It is a world of would-be hoodlums. show girls and dreamers. But it is a world where you never see an adult
 
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Alternative Names
Marshall, Alan
Languages
English (212)
Spanish (36)
French (7)
Italian (4)
German (3)
Catalan (3)
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