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McTiernan, John

Overview
Works: 222 works in 973 publications in 8 languages and 13,791 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Police films  Science fiction films  Fantasy films  Film remakes  Crime films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Restager, Performer, Film editor, fmd, Scenarist, Creator, dir, Contributor, Actor, Honoree, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about John McTiernan
Publications by John McTiernan
Most widely held works about John McTiernan
 
Most widely held works by John McTiernan
Die hard by Bruce Willis( visu )
71 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,686 libraries worldwide
New York cop John McClane is the personal target of the mysterious Simon, a terrorist determined to blow up the entire city if he doesn't get what he wants. Accompanied by an unwilling civilian partner, McClane careens wildly from one end of New York to the other as he struggles to keep up with Simon's deadly game. It's a battle of wits between a psychopathic genius and a heroic cop who once again finds himself having a really bad day
The hunt for Red October by Jerry Sherlock( visu )
83 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,148 libraries worldwide
A new, technologically-superior Soviet nuclear sub, the Red October, is heading for the U.S. coast. The american government thinks the commander is planning to attack
Predator by Arnold Schwarzenegger( visu )
118 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,796 libraries worldwide
Recruited by the CIA to rescue hostages held by guerrilla fighters in a Central American country, Schwarzenegger and his men encounter an enemy more deadly than any on earth--because the Predator is not of this earth
The Thomas Crown affair by Norman Jewison( visu )
41 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,532 libraries worldwide
A debonair, adventuresome bank executive believes he has pulled off the perfect multi-million dollar heist, only to match wits with a sexy insurance investigator who will do anything to get her man
Last action hero by John McTiernan( visu )
43 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 928 libraries worldwide
A young boy's movie hero comes to life in this action film
The 13th warrior by John McTiernan( visu )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and French and held by 918 libraries worldwide
Ahmed Ibn Fadlan, an exiled Arab ambassador, comes across a band of Vikings who are being attacked by creatures that devour all living things in their path. When a fortune teller predicts that the warriors are doomed unless they are joined by a 13th warrior, Ahmed (Banderas) is given no choice but to join the battle
Die hard collection ( visu )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and Multiple languages and held by 215 libraries worldwide
Die hard 2: John McClane is off-duty on Christmas Eve in the nation's capital when a team of terrorists, in town to rescue a drug lord from justice, has taken over a major international airport, holding thousands of travelers hostage. Amidst a blinding blizzard, McClane must race against time to defeat the terrorists and their murderous leader while also contending with an inept airport police chief, the stubborn head of the Army's anti-terrorist squad, and the knowledge that his wife is trapped in a plane desperately low on fuel, circling overhead
Die hard with a vengeance by John McTiernan( visu )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
New York cop John McClane just can't seem to relax. Now he's the personal target of the mysterious Simon, a terrorist determined to blow up the entire city if he doesn't get what he wants
The hunt for Red October ; Patriot games ; Clear and present danger ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
The hunt for Red October: A new technologically superior Soviet nuclear sub, the Red October, is heading the the United States coast under the command of Captain Ramius. The American government thinks Ramius is planning to attack. A lone CIA analyst has a different idea: he thinks Ramius is planning to defect, but he has only a few hours to find him and prove it. At the same time, the entire Russian naval and air commands are trying to find Ramius too
Nomads by John McTiernan( visu )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and French and held by 66 libraries worldwide
A thriller about a mystical tribe of deadly, wandering nomadic spirits. An anthropologist is brutally murdered by the "Nomads," but before he dies, he passes the memories of his last days on to a beautiful doctor who tried to save his life
Die hard trilogy ( visu )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
In Die Hard, John McClane, a New York City detective newly arrived in Los Angeles, rescues office workers held hostage by terrorists in their office building. In Die Hard 2, off-duty cop McClane must battle terrorists holding an airport hostage. In Die Hard with a Vengeance, McClane is the personal target of a terrorist determined to blow up the entire city of New York if he does not get what he wants
Die hard : ultimate collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Live free or die hard: New York detective John McClane delivers old-school justice to a new breed of terrorists when a massive computer attack on the U.S. infrastructure threatens to shut down the entire country over Independence Day weekend
Predator triple feature ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
A group of hostage rescuers encounter an invisible alien called the Predator; the Predator is loose in Los Angeles and a soldier must find a way to destroy it; when scientists go to Antarctica to explore an ancient pyramid, they discover the Alien and the Predator in a battle for survival
Predator : Predator 2 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Deep in the jungles of South America a team of soldiers on reconnaissance mission become the target and the prey as a highly intelligent and mysterious adversary from another world begins an adrenalin charged game of cat and mouse. In Predator 2 it continues in the urban jungles of LA as a crack force team of copy are locked in open warfare with drug lords and vicious criminal gangs. A new Predator arrives who targets both sides of the law and its victims
Stirb langsam ( visu )
2 editions published in 1987 in German and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The films of John McTiernan by John McTiernan( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"Through in-depth interviews, behind the scenes footage and clips from his films, John McTiernan talks about the ideas, influences, motivations, struggles and successes behind his work."
 
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Alternative Names
John McTiernan Amerikaans filmregisseur
John McTiernan amerikanischer Filmregisseur und Produzent
John McTiernan cinéaste italien
John McTiernan Director e produtor de cine estadounidense
John McTiernan regista italiano
Mac Tiernan, John
Mac Tiernan John 1951-....
MacTiernan, John
MacTiernan John 1951-....
Mc Tiernan, John
Mc Tiernan John 1951-....
McTiernan, John Campbell 1951-
Джон МакТірнан
Мактирнан, Джон
جان مک‌تیرنان تهیه‌کننده و کارگردان آمریکایی
جون مكتيرنان
ჯონ მაკტირნანი
맥티어난, 존 1951-
맥티어넌, 존 1951-
존 맥티어넌
ジョン・マクティアナン
マクティアナン, ジョン
約翰‧麥提南
Languages
English (304)
French (31)
Multiple languages (16)
Spanish (11)
German (6)
Italian (6)
Turkish (1)
Czech (1)
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