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Ratner, Brett

Works: 195 works in 643 publications in 8 languages and 23,012 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Crime films  Detective and mystery films  Juvenile works  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Director, Producer, Production personnel, Film editor, Interviewee, Performer, Actor, dir, Editor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Brett Ratner
Most widely held works by Brett Ratner
X-Men ( Visual )
38 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and German and held by 2,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With the help of their new recruits, The Beast and Angel, the X-Men must face evolution itself in the form of their former teammate, Jean Grey. Possessed with the cosmic power of the Dark Phoenix, the resurrected Jean Grey has become a danger to herself, her mutant comrades, and the entire planet. A potential cure is discovered and processed to treat and ultimately eliminate the genetic mutations, once and for all. As the battle lines are drawn, the X-Men must contend with both Jean Grey's world-consuming powers, as well as the malevolent Brotherhood
Rush hour by Brett Ratner ( Visual )
48 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jackie Chan is Inspector Lee, a Hong Kong Detective who helps confiscate millions of dollars worth of stolen Chinese artifacts from crime Lord Juntao
The family man by Brett Ratner ( Visual )
58 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack Campbell, a workaholic Wall Street exec, gets to see what his life might have been like if he'd stayed with his former sweetheart, Kate. Thirteen years after they split up, Jack falls asleep in his posh New York apartment, then awakens to find himself a family man, with his now-wife Kate, daughter Annie and new baby
Tower heist by Brett Ratner ( Visual )
24 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Queens native Josh Kovacs has managed one of the most luxurious and well-secured residences in New York City for more than a decade. Under his watchful eye, nothing goes undetected. In the swankiest unit atop Josh's building, Wall Street titan Arthur Shaw is under house arrest after being caught stealing two billion from his investors. The hardest hit among those he defrauded? The tower staffers whose pensions he was entrusted to manage
Red dragon by Brett Ratner ( Visual )
54 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Will Graham is an FBI agent who brought Hannibal Lecter to justice; however, his confrontation with Lecter proved to be a bloody, near-death experience. Retiring from the Bureau, he moves to Florida. However, a particularly grisly killer is on the loose, and Jack, Graham's one-time mentor at the Bureau, asks him to return to duty to find him. "The Tooth Fairy" is a vicious murderer who kills entire families at once, covering the eyes of his victims with bits of a shattered mirror
Rush hour 2 by Brett Ratner ( Visual )
39 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's vacation time for Det. Carter and he finds himself alongside Det. Lee in Hong Kong wishing for more a little more excitement. Lee is out to track down a Triad gang lord who may be responsible for killing two men at the American Embassy in Hong Kong. Things get complicated as the pair stumble onto a counterfeiting plot between a L.A. crime boss and a Triad leader. A trip back to the U.S. may provide the answers about the bombing, the counterfeiting, and the true allegiance of a sexy customs agent
Mirror mirror ( Visual )
12 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A scheming queen ... wants to marry a handsome prince ... . But he's in love with Snow White ... , which triggers an epic battle of good vs. evil"--Container
Horrible bosses by Jason Bateman ( Visual )
9 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"For Nick (Jason Bateman), Kurt (Jason Sudeikis) and Dale (Charlie Day), the only thing that would make the daily grind more tolerable would be to grind their intolerable bosses into dust. Quitting is not an option, so, with the benefit of a few too many drinks and some dubious advice from a hustling ex-con, the three friends devise a convoluted and seemingly foolproof plan to rid themselves of their respective employers--permanently. There's only one problem: even the best-laid plans are only as foolproof as the brains behind them"--Container
Rush hour 3 ( Visual )
23 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a Chinese criminal mastermind flees to Paris, there's only one culture-clashed, crime fighting duo for the job. Ready to raise cane in the city of lights, Chief Inspector Lee and Detective Carter get themselves caught in an explosive battle between French police, the Triad gang, an angry cabbie and two gorgeous femmes fatales. But, Lee and Carter manage to uncover the secret at the heart of the Triad syndicate
After the sunset by Brett Ratner ( Visual )
23 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two master thieves are finally retiring after one last incredibly succesful heist. Moving to the Bahamas to reside in their own tropical paradise, the pair's old nemesis, FBI Agent Stan P. Lloyd shows up to make sure they really are retired. Docked in the port is a ocean liner called the "Diamond Cruise" and Stan is convinced that they're not really retired at all, and that this is just the next set up. While Lola is busy settling into their new life, Max is contemplating whether or not to steal the famous Napoleon diamond
Catfish by Henry Joost ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In late 2007, filmmakers Ariel Schulman and Henry Joost sensed a story unfolding as they began to film the life of Ariel's brother, Nev. They had no idea that their project would lead to the most exhilarating and unsettling months of their lives. A reality thriller that is a shocking product of our times, Catfish is a riveting story of love, deception, and grace within a labyrinth of online intrigue
New York, I love you by Fatih Akin ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and French and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the city that never sleeps, love is always on the mind. Those passions come together as they create a kaleidoscope of the spontaneous, surprising, electrifying human connections that pump the city's heartbeat. Sexy, funny, haunting and revealing encounters unfold beneath the Manhattan skyline. From Tribeca to Central Park to Brooklyn, the story weaves a tale of love as diverse as the very fabric of New York itself. A collection of 10 different stories of love
Code name, the cleaner ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jake Rodgers wakes up in a hotel room beside a dead FBI agent and a suitcase full of money. He does not remember anything, indicating that he is suffering from amnesia. As he runs from the hotel, he is met by Diane who tells Jake that she is his wife. When Diane takes him to a mansion and calls a doctor to check on him, he runs away from the mansion in a Benz with the money. Jake goes back to the hotel in disguise and gets an envelope which has a D.A.R.T. card in it. When he gets flashbacks he is convinced that he is a spy. But when he meets Gina in a diner, she tells him that he works as a janitor at D.A.R.T., which he does not believe
Running scared by Wayne Kramer ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joey Gazelle is a low level mobster whose job it is to dispose of "hot" guns from mob killings. Joey has been hiding these guns in the drywall of his basement, instead of tossing them in the river. When Joey's son and his best friend, Oleg, witness Joey hiding guns from a botched drug deal, Oleg steals one of the guns and shoots his abusive stepfather with it. Oleg's stepfather is the nephew of a psychotic Russian mob boss, who is in business with Joey's crew on a gasoline scam. Now Joey has a dirty cop from the botched drug deal on his case, the hot .38 out on the street, and Oleg, who can connect Joey to the gun. If Joey manages to make it through the night, he's still got to answer to his wife
Movie 43 ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this series of interconnected short films a washed-up producer pitches intertwined story lines featuring some of the biggest names in Hollywood
Double take ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wall Street hotshot Daryl Chase is framed for both financial wrongdoings and murder. He heads to Mexico after exchanging identities with fast-talking Freddie, who is either the key to his freedom or the engineer of his demise
The work of director Spike Jonze a collection of music videos, short films, documentaries, and rarities ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Incluye los videos musicales para los artistas: Wax, Beastie Boys, the Pharcyde, the Breeders, Daft Punk, Fatlip, Weezer, Fatboy Slim, Dinosaur Jr., MC 900ft Jesus, the Notorious B.I.G., the Chemical Brothers, and Bjork; tambieĢn incluye entrevistas, comentarios, rarezas y tres documentales: What's up Fatlip?, Amarillo by morning, y Torrance Rises
Paid in full ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ace works at a laundromat, struggling to get by, while his friend Mitch lives the high life selling heroin. Out delivering laundry one day, Ace meets Lulu, a big time coke dealer, who lives better than anyone Ace has ever known. When Lulu leaves some coke in the pocket of a coat he's having cleaned, Ace returns it to him, and Lulu rewards him for his honesty by letting him keep the drugs. The drugs and money flow, and Ace tries to keep everyone happy, but there are some who want what's his, and will stop at nothing to get it
Police story by Long Cheng ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Chinese and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A cop on the run from a false murder charge in this career-defining showcase of electrifying full-contact fight scenes and death defying stunts."--Container
The work of director Chris Cunningham a collection of music videos, short films, video installations, and commercials by Chris Cunningham ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes the director's music videos for the bands Autechre, Aphex Twin, Portishead, Madonna, Leftfield featuring Afrika Bambaataa, Squarepusher, and Bjork; commercials for Sony Playstation, Levis, and Nissan; video installations; and the documentary, "The Making of All is Full of Love"
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English (299)
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