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Bunker, Edward 1933-2005

Overview
Works: 47 works in 337 publications in 13 languages and 6,602 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Action and adventure films  Biography  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Crime films  Detective and mystery fiction  Gangster films  Prison films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Performer, Actor, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications by Edward Bunker
Publications by Edward Bunker, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Edward Bunker
Reservoir dogs by Quentin Tarantino( visu )
29 editions published between 1200 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,640 libraries worldwide
"They were perfect strangers, assembled to pull off the perfect crime. Then their simple robbery explodes into a bloody ambush, and the ruthless killers realize one of them is [an undercover police officer]. But which one?"--Container
Dog eat dog by Edward Bunker( Book )
37 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 689 libraries worldwide
Three men out of prison in California decide to go straight, but first, one more hit. It's a noble hit, shaking down a drug dealer and it goes off without a hitch. At which point an irresistible assignment appears, a kidnaping, and that is their downfall
Little Boy Blue by Edward Bunker( Book )
30 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 620 libraries worldwide
The making of a criminal. Alex is a bright boy from a broken home, likes reading, but cannot control his temper. On the run from foster homes, with their buggery, he is drawn to the world of crime
The animal factory by Edward Bunker( Book )
39 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 528 libraries worldwide
When Earl Copen, a veteran of San Quentin, takes it upon himself to instruct newcomer Ron Decker in the details of prison protocol, a bond like that between father and son develops between the two men
No beast so fierce, a novel by Edward Bunker( Book )
46 editions published between 1972 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 411 libraries worldwide
This is an angry and suspenseful novel about an ex-con's attempt to negotiate the straight world, and his swan dive back into the paradoxical security of crime. Its portrayal of L.A. lowlife is almost photorealistic
Stark by Edward Bunker( Book )
21 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 394 libraries worldwide
1962. Oceanview, California. The girls are beautiful. The dope is cheap. The squares here are ripe for the plucking--easy money for a man with a plan. Ernie Stark is a hophead and a grifter out to make a big score. If he has to screw over everyone in town, he will. The problem is one more misstep will find him locked up for good
Reservoir dogs : original motion picture soundtrack by Steven Wright( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Straight time ( visu )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
A paroled burglar tries to get a job and keep on the straight-and-narrow. His hard-core parole officer has different ideas and sends him back to jail. When he gets out again, he goes after the parole officer, steals his car, and returns to crime
Runaway train by Andreĭ Mikhalkov-Konchalovskiĭ( visu )
11 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and French and held by 138 libraries worldwide
Several convicts from a high-security prison escape the inhumane treatment of Chief Guard Ranken and break out into the icy Alaskan wilderness. The cons flee onto a departing freight train only to find themselves prisoners on a speeding train that is hurtling toward certain derailment, its conductor dead of a sudden heart attack
Death row breakout and other stories by Edward Bunker( Book )
13 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Death Row Breakout brings together seven previously unseen short stories that draw fully on Edward Bunker's incomparable experience of the U.S. prison system. The title story Death Row Breakout details the routine of being on Death Row, before exploding into action when the plans for a breakout kick in. In L.A. Justice, a black man falls foul of the law after a minor traffic incident and once inside the prison system he finds it a labyrinth impossible to escape from ... As James Ellroy says by an ex-criminal, from the unregenerately criminal viewpoint ... '
Educazione di una canaglia by Edward Bunker( Book )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 75 libraries worldwide
Autobiografie (tot 1973) van de Amerikaanse auteur (geboren in 1933), die na een criminele carrière en verschillende gevangenisstraffen een succesvolle loopbaan begon als schrijver en filmacteur
Animal factory by Steve Buscemi( visu )
21 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 70 libraries worldwide
When first time felon Ron Decker is sentenced to two years in a decaying prison, he is quickly introduced to a world where violence is the only way of life. After witnessing a riot, Ron is soon taken under the wing of Earl Copen, a veteran convict who has manipulated the system to his every advantage, earning the respect of the toughest cons and the favor of the crooked guards. Ron will soon discover that life in the Animal Factory is not about rehabilitation, it's about survival
Freedom song : the story of Flora Purim by Edward Bunker( Book )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
The taking of Pelham one two three ; Runaway train ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
The taking of Pelham one two three: Remake of the 1974 thriller about two New York City cops who try to negotiate with hijackers who have seized control of a subway train and are holding 14 people hostage
No beast so fierce by Edward Bunker( file )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
The basis for the film Straight Time, this compelling novel, first published in 1973 and written by a man who had spent most of his life in prison, is the story of an ex-con's attempt to negotiate the straight world--and his swan dive back into the paradoxical security of crime
Family secrets by Kjell Ake Anderson( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Set in 1910, the affluent Marley family is slowly falling apart. Douglas and Linda are unable to cope with their son Brian who is still grieving the loss of his grandmother. In a last-ditch attempt to spare the boy from the military academy, his parents hire a pretty young widow to act as the boy's live-in tutor. Brian is hostile towards Mary, but she is determined to win him over. Will her attempts be enough to bring the boy back to live and save him from himself?
Straight time by Edward Bunker( Book )
4 editions published between 1973 and 1978 in English and Japanese and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Perro come perro by Edward Bunker( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Ort der Verdammnis by Edward Bunker( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in German and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Education of a felon : a memoir by Edward Bunker( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Erindringer om et liv med hård kriminalitet, vold og stoffer, samt om realiseringen af drømmen om at blive forfatter
 
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Alternative Names
Bunker, Eddie.
Bunker, Eddie 1933-2005
Bunker, Edward Heward 1933-2005
Eddie Bunker
Edward Bunker Amerikaans acteur (1933-2005)
Edward Bunker amerikansk manusforfattar og skodespelar
Edward Bunker amerikansk manusförfattare och skådespelare
Edward Bunker amerikansk manusforfatter og skuespiller
Edward Bunker amerikansk manuskriptforfatter og skuespiller
Edward Bunker scrittore, sceneggiatore e attore statunitense
Edward Bunker US-amerikanischer Krimiautor
Эдвард Банкер американский писатель
ادوارد بانکر بازیگر و فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی
에드워드 벙커
エドワード・バンカー
愛德華·邦克
艾迪·本克尔
Languages
English (178)
Italian (43)
French (33)
Spanish (19)
German (6)
Finnish (6)
Danish (5)
Dutch (3)
Japanese (2)
Swedish (2)
Russian (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Czech (1)
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