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Rolston, Mark

Overview
Works: 53 works in 123 publications in 1 language and 5,583 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy fiction  Science fiction  Interviews  Horror films  History  Science fiction films  Prison films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PS3560.O7617, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mark Rolston
The Shawshank redemption by Frank Darabont ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 2,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Red" Redding is a lifer who knows the ropes at Maine's Shawshank State Prison. New inmate Andy Dufresne is a quiet banker, unjustly convicted of murder. Andy's indomitable will earns Red's friendship and his resourcefulness brings hope and change to the entire prison. Andy is full of surprises--and he saves his best surprise for last
Saw VI by Kevin Greutert ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William Easton is an oily executive who denies John Kramer (a.ka. Jigsaw) access to an experimental cancer treatment. This lands William and a handful of additional lost souls into yet another chamber of horrors. Now, the game is overseen by Jigsaw's acolyte, Detective Hoffman. However, when the FBI draws closer to Hoffman, he is forced to set his game into motion, and Jigsaw's grand scheme is finally understood
Saw V by David Hackl ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Following Jigsaw's grisly demise, Mark Hoffman becomes the final apprentice to the serial killer and is deigned a hero. Meanwhile, Agent Strahm is tested and puts the pieces together. While Strahm realizes that Hoffman is helping Jigsaw, five seemingly unconnected people are kidnapped and forced to complete a series of tasks in order to survive. Strahm follows all the leads that Hoffman gives him, including information on the death of his sister and why he joined Jigsaw. Hoffman and Strahm circle each other until it boils down to a gruesome and bone-crushing finale
A crown of swords by Robert Jordan ( )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fantasy tale in a world where only women are allowed to practice magic. What's more, they will fight to preserve this feminine monopoly. When shepherd Rand al'Thor discovers he has the gift of magic, he is in for trouble. By the author of Lord of Chaos
Not forgotten ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack Bishop lives the life of every man's dream: a beautiful wife, a happy, healthy daughter, the career he always wanted, and a loving home in a peaceful Texas border town. But it is no coincidence that Jack's life seems perfect. His past hides a black secret ... a secret he hides from his family, one he hides from himself
Lord of chaos by Robert Jordan ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An abridgement of: Lord of chaos / Robert Jordan. Text originally published: New York : TOR, 1994
Path of daggers by Robert Jordan ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What was, what will be and what is, may yet fall under the Shadow
The fires of heaven by Robert Jordan ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rand, the Dragon Reborn, defends himself against the many Aiel who reject him and ignites the purging fires of prophecy
Bad desire by Gary Devon ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cathedral ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Robert, a blind man and now a widower, has come to visit his friend and her husband. Prompted by a television show, the apprehensive husband asks Robert if he really knows what a cathedral is: his answer is a lesson in how truly to see. This dramatization of Raymond Carver's classic short story 'Cathedral' presents a minimalist exploration of loneliness, vision, and personal spirituality. An interview follows with Carver's widow, Tess Gallagher, whose poem 'The hands of the blindman' is excerpted in the production"--Case
Raymond Carver Cathedral ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Robert, a blind man and now a widower, has come to visit his friend and her husband. Prompted by a television show, the apprehensive husband asks Robert if he really knows what a cathedral is: his answer is a lesson in how truly to see. This dramatization of Raymond Carver's classic short story 'Cathedral' presents a minimalist exploration of loneliness, vision, and personal spirituality. An interview follows with Carver's widow, Tess Gallagher, whose poem 'The hands of the blindman' is excerpted in the production"--Container
Ender's game by Orson Scott Card ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Six-year-old Ender Wiggin and his siblings at Battle School are being tested and trained to determine whether they possess the abilities to remake the world-- if the world survives an all-out war with an alien enemy
The shadow rising by Robert Jordan ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Dark One is reaching out from Shayol Ghul, sending evil to touch Rand, now the Dragon Reborn. The Forsaken are gathering strength and the Shadow is rising, in a fantastic world
Asylum by David R Ellis ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Asylum follows a group of six freshman college students as they uncover dark hidden secrets of their new dormitory
Xenocide by Orson Scott Card ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Starways Congress decides that the deadly virus on Lusitania must be wiped out and sends a fleet to destroy it. After the fleet disappears, Gloriously Bright is selected to solve the mystery
The dolphins of Pern by Anne McCaffrey ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the first humans came to settle the planet Pern, they did not come alone: intelligence-enhanced dolphins also crossed the stars to colonize Pern's oceans while their human partners settled the vast continents. But then disaster struck. The deadly silver spores called Thread fell like rain from the sky, and as human colonists' dreams of a new, idyllic life shattered into a desperate struggle for survival, the dolphins were forgotten. Now, centuries later, as the dragonriders of Pern prepare to complete the momentus task of ridding their world of Thread forever, T'lion, a young bronze rider, and his friend Readis, son of the Lord Holder of Paradise River Hold, make contact with the legendary "shipfish." And as the dragonriders grapple with the end of an era, T'lion, Readis, and the dolphins face the start of a new one: reviving the bond between land- and ocean-dwellers - and resurrecting the dreams of the first colonists of Pern
Speaker for the dead by Orson Scott Card ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ender Wiggin, the young military genius, discovers that a second alien war is inevitable and that he must dismiss his fears to make peace with humanity's strange new brothers
The great hunt by Robert Jordan ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Once again the great Horn of Valere is stolen, and Rand al Thor, thought to be the Dragon Reborn, sets out to recover it
Aliens by James Cameron ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fifty seven years after Ellen Ripley survived her disastrous ordeal, her escape vessel is recovered after drifting across the galaxy as she slept in cryogenic stasis. Back on earth, nobody believed her story about the Aliens on the planet LV-426. After the Company orders the colony on LV-426 to investigate, however, all communication with the colony is lost. The Company enlists Ripley to aid a team of tough, rugged space marines on a rescue mission to the now partially terraformed planet to find out if there are aliens or survivors
The dragon reborn by Robert Jordan ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Dragon Reborn is the leader long prophesied who will save the world, but in saving it, destroy it
 
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