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Gibson, Mel

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Works: 680 works in 3,329 publications in 22 languages and 76,307 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Historical films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  War films  Comedy films  Animated films  Religious films  Filmed plays 
Roles: Actor, Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Performer, Author, Narrator, Scenarist, Costume designer, Other, Film editor, Interviewee, Composer, Singer, Artist, Restager, Author of introduction, pmn
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Mel Gibson
Mad Max by George Miller( visu )
242 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 5,077 libraries worldwide
In the desolate near future, road cop Mad Max tires of chasing after vicious roving gangs and quits. When his wife and child are murdered by a motorcycle gang he returns to seek revenge
Braveheart by Mel Gibson( visu )
231 editions published between 1900 and 2017 in 12 languages and held by 4,552 libraries worldwide
William Wallace is a bold Scotsman who used the steel of his blade and the fire of his intellect to rally his countrymen to liberation
The Passion of the Christ by Mel Gibson( visu )
145 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 4,404 libraries worldwide
Concerns the last twelve hours in the life of Jesus of Nazareth. In the Garden of Gethsemane near the Mount of Olives, Jesus is betrayed by Judas Iscariot. Jesus is condemned to death for blasphemy and brought before Pontius Pilate, the Roman governor of Judea, for sentencing. The roaring crowd demands his death, so Pilate orders his crucifixion. Jesus is severely beaten and made to carry his cross up to Golgotha, the hill outside Jerusalem, where he is nailed to the cross. With his mother looking on, he dies
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( visu )
78 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 3,444 libraries worldwide
Hamlet, a prince of medieval-era Denmark, senses treachery behind his royal father's death. His mother is all too dangerously entangled in that treachery. This film portrays Shakespeare's immortal tale of high adventure and evil deeds
Pocahontas by Walt Disney( visu )
49 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,375 libraries worldwide
Along Virginia's lush tidewaters, Pocahontas, the free-spirited young daughter of Chief Powhatan, wonders what adventures await "just around the riverbend." In sails the gold-loving Governor Ratcliffe, with a shipload of English settlers, led by the courageous Captain John Smith
The patriot by Chris Cooper( visu )
97 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,314 libraries worldwide
"A hero of the fierce French and Indian conflict, Martin had renounced fighting forever to raise his family in peace. But when the British arrive at his South Carolina home and endanger what he holds dear, Martin takes up arms alongside his idealistic patriot son, Gabriel, and leads a brave rebel Militia into battle against a relentless and overwhelming English army. In the process, he discovers the only way to protect his family is to fight for a young nation's freedom."--Back of container
Chicken run by Peter Lord( visu )
24 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,714 libraries worldwide
While the chickens on Mrs. Tweedy's farm dream of a better life, a clever hen named Ginger is hatching plans to fly the coop for good. The only problem is, chickens can't fly, or can they? Every escape attempt goes wrong until Rocky, a smooth-talking All-American rooster, crash lands in the coop
We Were Soldiers by Randall Wallace( visu )
62 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,484 libraries worldwide
Lt. Col. Hal Moore is the commander of the First Battalion, Seventh Cavalry. As part of the Pleiku Campaign of late 1965, Moore is assigned to action at Landing Zone X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley, an area known to be overrun by North Vietnamese troops and nicknamed "The Valley of Death." Moore soon finds himself and his men contained to an area about the size of a football field, surrounded by more than 2,000 enemy troops and engaged in the first major battle of the war. Heroism becomes the order of the day as the men refuse to yield, in spite of heavy losses of life
Gallipoli by Peter Weir( visu )
113 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,327 libraries worldwide
A story of how the irresistible lure of adventure and the unknown bring two young men together in the Australian army in 1915
Signs by M. Night Shyamalan( visu )
45 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 2,304 libraries worldwide
The Hess family wake up one morning to find a 500 foot crop circle in their backyard. They are told that extraterrestrials are responsible. This is the emotional story of one family as they encounter the terrifying last moments of life as the world is being invaded
What women want by Nancy Meyers( visu )
53 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,033 libraries worldwide
A cocky, chauvinistic advertising executive magically acquires the ability to hear what women are thinking
Apocalypto by Mel Gibson( visu )
75 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 1,954 libraries worldwide
From Mel Gibson, director of THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST and the Academy Award®-winning BRAVEHEART (Best Director, Best Picture, 1995) comes the thrilling historical epic APOCALYPTO. This intense, nonstop action-adventure transports you to an ancient South American civilization, for an experience unlike anything you've ever known. In the twilight of the mysterious Mayan culture, young Jaguar Paw is captured and taken to the great Mayan city where he faces a harrowing end. Driven by the power of his love for his wife and son, he makes an adrenaline-soaked, heart-racing escape to rescue them and ultimately save his way of life. Filled with unrelenting action and stunning cinematography, APOCALYPTO is an enthralling and unforgettable film experience
Lethal weapon by Richard Donner( visu )
50 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,886 libraries worldwide
The story of two Vietnam-vets-turned-cops who have just one thing in common: both hate to work with partners. But their partnership becomes the key to survival when a murder investigation leads to war with a heroin ring
Lethal Weapon 4 by Richard Donner( visu )
31 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,479 libraries worldwide
Buddy cop action comedy. Family man Murtaugh is partner to loose cannon Riggs, who may or may not marry his girlfriend
The year of living dangerously by Peter Weir( visu )
46 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,458 libraries worldwide
Guy Hamilton, an ambitious Australian reporter on his first overseas assignment, is befriended by a Eurasian cameraman, Billy Kwan, with connections in high places. Hamilton soon gains an entree to Indonesian Communist Party leaders, as well as insight into Jakarta's grim realities on the eve of a major political upheaval
Lethal weapon 2 by Richard Donner( visu )
45 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,457 libraries worldwide
Riggs and Murtaugh must guard a free-wheeling witness in a comedy of car chases, gun battles, under-water escapes, even the destruction of a chic hillside house
Maverick by Richard Donner( visu )
65 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,447 libraries worldwide
Comedy about a handsome gambler, a charming lady scam artist and a lawman, all headed for a poker tournament held on a river boat with a $500,000 pot for the winner
Edge of darkness by Martin Campbell( visu )
28 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,433 libraries worldwide
The bullet that killed his daughter was meant for Boston cop Thomas Craven. That's what police brass and Craven himself think, but that's not what the investigation finds. Clue after clue and witness after witness, the search leads him into a shadowy realm where money and political intrigue intersect. If Craven wasn't a target before, he, and anyone linked to his inquiry, now is
Conspiracy theory = Complot mortel by Brian Helgeland( visu )
28 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,367 libraries worldwide
New York cab driver and conspiracy buff Jerry Fletcher tells anyone in earshot about the secret movers, shakers and assassins who really control things. When he tries to put Justice Department attorney Alice Sutton in the know, he's run out of her office. Soon both will be running for their lives
Lethal weapon 3 ( visu )
43 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,365 libraries worldwide
Further action by Riggs and Murtagh, L.A. police detectives, whose work routine is anything but routine, joined by an Internal Affairs investigator who loves taking risks as much as Riggs does
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Gibson, Mel
Gibson, Mel Colm-Cille Gerard 1956-
Gibson, Mel Columbcille.
Gibson, Mel Columcille Gerard
Gibson, Mel Columcille Gerard 1956-
Gibson, Melvin
Gibson Melvin 1956-....
Mel Gibson acteur, réalisateur, scénariste et producteur de cinéma américain
Mel Gibson actor, director y productor de cine australiano-estadounidense
Mel Gibson Amerikaans filmacteur
Mel Gibson amerikanischer Schauspieler und Filmregisseur
Mel Gibson amerikansk skådespelare, filmregissör, producent och manusförfattare
Mel Gibson amerykański aktor, reżyser i producent filmowy
Mel Gibson attore e regista australiano
mel Gibson scotish born actor
Mels Gibsons
Μελ Γκίμπσον
Мел Гибсон
Мел Гибсън
Мел Гібсон
Мел Кипсăн
Мэл Гібсан
Մել Գիբսոն
מל גיבסון
מל גיבסון סופר אירי
مل گیبسون
ميل جيبسون
ميل غيبسون
میل گبسن
مێل گیبسۆن
मेल गिब्सन
মেল গিবসন
ਮੇਲ ਗਿਬਸਨ
மெல் கிப்சன்
ಮೆಲ್ ಗಿಬ್ಸನ್
เมล กิบสัน
მელ გიბსონი
깁슨, 멜 1956-
멜 깁슨
ギブソン, メル
メル・ギブソン
梅尔·吉布森
米路·吉遜
米路吉遜
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