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Carroll, Gordon 1928-2005

Overview
Works: 66 works in 307 publications in 6 languages and 9,587 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film sequels  Science fiction films  Folk-rock music  Motion picture music  Horror films  Fiction  Western films  Music 
Roles: Producer, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Gordon Carroll
Cool hand Luke by Stuart Rosenberg ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2,641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lucas Jackson is a man who refuses to be nailed down, conform to rules and regulations, or fit into society, and now, he's on a chain gang. He's a likable enough guy, always smiling, always ready for a little fun. He eats 50 hard-boiled eggs on a bet and collects all the money in the camp. He's more or less like the people he hangs around with, except he won't be pushed. He knows his own mind. This makes him the only prisoner with guts enough to talk back to the bosses and the only one with nerve enough to escape. That Luke, he's a cool hand
Alien by Ridley Scott ( Visual )
75 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Terror begins when the crew of a spaceship investigates a transmission from a desolate planet and discovers a life form that is perfectly evolved to annihilate mankind. Ultimately, only Ripley is left to fight for her survival and all mankind's
AVP Alien vs. Predator by Paul Anderson ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The discovery of an ancient pyramid buried in Antarctica sends a team of scientists and adventurers to the frozen continent. There, they make an even more terrifying discovery; two alien races engaged in the ultimate battle. The only certainties - it will be bloody and the winner of this battle will not be human
Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid by Sam Peckinpah ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of Billy The Kid's oldest friends is now a sheriff and has vowed to hunt him down
Red heat ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Moscow's toughest detective. Chicago's craziest cop. There's only one thing worse than making them mad-- making them partners."--Container
Alien³ by David Fincher ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sole survivor after her shuttle craft crashes on a lice infected planet in a distant solar system, Warrant Officer Ripley finds herself in an all-male maximum security prison facility. But Ripley has brought another unwelcome visitor to Florina 161, whose inhabitants have no advanced technology or weapons to fight when the Alien once again goes on the attack
Blue Thunder by John Badham ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chosen to test Blue Thunder, Frank Murphy is amazed by the capabilities of the high-speed, high-tech chopper. It can see through walls, record a whisper or level a city block. Distrusting the military mentality behind Blue Thunder, Murphy and his partner learn the remarkable craft is slated for use as the ultimate weapon in surveillance and crowd control
Alien resurrection by Jean-Pierre Jeunet ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two hundred years have passed since Ripley made the ultimate sacrifice on Fiorina 161. But over the years, and after seven horrific failures, scientists have finally cloned a perfect replica of Ripley, which includes the alien Queen growing inside her at the time of her death. But this new breed of alien is far more intelligent than its predecessors, a fact the scientists don't realize until after The Betty has arrived with additional human hosts
Aliens by James Cameron ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sole survivor of the space team in 'Alien' (1979) goes back with another team to the mystery planet, and finds more monsters
The best of times by Roger Spottiswoode ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1972, underdog Taft High challenged their meanest rival Bakersfield to the football annual game, but Taft remained undefeated. Now, 13 years later, "Butterfingers" wants the chance to redeem himself for dropping the ball in 1972, and challenges Bakersfield again with the same team. But for Taft, getting into shape couldn't be tougher
The April fools by Stuart Rosenberg ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Howard Brubaker is a newly promoted man trapped in a loveless marriage. Catherine's marriage would be ideal if her husband weren't a womanizer. When Howard and Catherine meet at a trendy party for New York's corporate elite, they decide to escape and explore the city instead. Soon the pair find themselves falling in love and deciding to run off to Paris. All they have to do now is tell their spouses
Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid original soundtrack recording by Bob Dylan ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1973 and 1989 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alien³ ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lt. Ripley is the only survivor when her spaceship crash lands on Fiorina 161, an area inhabited by former inmates of the planet's prison. Ripley fears an Alien was aboard her ship and soon evidence begins to appear. Without modern technology, she must lead the inmates into battle with the horrible creature
Turner classic movies greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The stalking moon: When an army scout retires to a farm in New Mexico he takes pity on a white woman and her half-breed son recently rescued from indians, and invites them to join him. He does this even knowing the child's father is a feared and murderous Apache and that sooner or later a showdown is almost inevitable--www.imdb.com
Alien triple pack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aliens: Ripley's stories of the alien are met with skepticism until colonists on another planet begin disappearing
Stealth Blue thunder ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blue thunder (ca. 109 min.): Chosen to test Blue Thunder, Frank Murphy is amazed by the capabilities of the high-speed, high-tech chopper. It can see through walls, record a whisper or level a city block. Distrusting the military mentality behind Blue Thunder, Murphy and his partner learn the remarkable craft is slated for use as the ultimate weapon in surveillance and crowd control
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Somebody up there likes me, is the inspiring tale about Rocky Graziano's rise from poverty and rage to the middleweight title
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The stalking moon (1968): A suspenseful manhunt saga. A relentless foe tracks Army scout Gregory Peck as he attempts to lead a woman (Eva Marie Saint) once held captive by Apaches to safety
The story of Fulton Lewis, Jr. : praised and damned by Booton Herndon ( Book )
1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alien quadrilogy by Ridley Scott ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete story of Lieutenant Ellen Ripley's recurring battles with members of a parasitical extraterrestrial species
 
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Carroll, Charles Gordon 1928-2005
Carroll, Charles Gordon III
Languages
English (213)
Spanish (13)
French (5)
German (2)
Italian (2)
Multiple languages (1)
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