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Silver, Joel

Overview
Works: 213 works in 1,170 publications in 9 languages and 63,020 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Police films  Crime films  Dystopian films 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, Publisher, Author, fmp
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Joel Silver
Publications by Joel Silver
Most widely held works by Joel Silver
The matrix by Keanu Reeves( visu )
135 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 6,286 libraries worldwide
Neo (Reeves)-mild-mannered software author by day, feared hacker by night-is recruited into a cell of cyber-rebels, led by Morpheus (Fishburne) and the warrior Trinity (Moss). They have made a fundamental discovery about the world: It does not exist. It is only a seedy utopia where humanity is preserved, protected, and endlessly recycled by a mega-computer. Cypher (Pantoliano) turns traitorous for access to comforts unmatched by the drab post-apocalyptic real world, while Agent Smith (Weaving) dismisses humans as "a plague"--For which non-organic life is "the cure."
Sherlock Holmes by Guy Ritchie( visu )
63 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 4,922 libraries worldwide
After finally catching serial killer and occult 'sorcerer' Lord Blackwood, legendary sleuth Sherlock Holmes and his assistant Dr. Watson can close yet another successful case. After his execution, Blackwood mysteriously returns from the grave and resumes his killing spree, Holmes must take up the hunt once again. Contending with Watson's new fiancée and the dimwitted head of Scotland Yard, the determined detective must unravel the clues that will lead him into a twisted web of murder, deceit, and black magic, not to mention the deadly embrace of temptress Irene Adler
The matrix reloaded by Andy Wachowski( visu )
55 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,093 libraries worldwide
Neo, Trinity, and Morpheus continue to lead the revolt against the Machine Army. In their quest to save the human race from extinction, they gain greater insight into the construction of The Matrix and Neo's pivotal role in the fate of mankind
Die hard by Bruce Willis( visu )
59 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,083 libraries worldwide
On Christmas Eve a team of terrorists has seized a building in L.A. and taken hostages. A New York cop, in town to spend the holidays with his estranged wife, is the only hope for the people held by the cunning and savage criminals
Speed Racer by Lilly Wachowski( visu )
20 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,741 libraries worldwide
Speed Racer is a natural behind the wheel of his thunderous Mach 5. With the support of Pops and Mom Racer, girlfriend Trixie, younger brother Spritle and the mysterious Racer X, Speed takes on fierce competitors to save his family's business and protect the sport he loves. When Speed steps on the track, it's not just a race
The Book of Eli by Albert Hughes( visu )
16 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,724 libraries worldwide
Eli walks alone in post-apocalyptic America. He heads west along the Highway of Death on a mission he doesn't fully understand but knows he must complete. In his backpack is the last copy of a book that could become the wellspring of a revived society. Or in the wrong hands, the hammer of a despot. Eli keeps his blade sharp and his survival instincts sharper as his quest thrusts him into a savage wasteland
Unknown ( visu )
22 editions published in 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,704 libraries worldwide
Dr. Martin Harris awakens after a car accident in Berlin to discover that his wife suddenly doesn't recognize him and another man has assumed his identity. Ignored by disbelieving authorities and hunted by mysterious assassins, he finds himself alone, tired, and on the run. Aided by an unlikely ally, Harris plunges into a deadly mystery, forcing him to question his sanity, his identity, and just how far he's willing to go to uncover the truth
V for Vendetta by James McTeigue( visu )
14 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,594 libraries worldwide
Widescreen (2.40:1) presentation Set against the futuristic landscape of totalitarian Britain, the story of a young working-class woman, Evey, who is rescued from a life-and-death situation by a masked man known only as 'V.' Incomparably charismatic and ferociously skilled in the art of combat and deception, 'V' ignites a revolution when he urges his fellow citizens to rise up against tyranny and oppression. As Evey uncovers the truth about 'V's' mysterious background, she also discovers the truth about herself. She becomes his ally in his plan to bring freedom and justice to a cruel and corrupt society
The brave one by Neil Jordan( visu )
16 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,569 libraries worldwide
New York City radio host Erica Bain is working and living a wonderful life. One night she and her fiancé, David, are brutally attacked. David is killed and Erica is almost beaten to death. Erica is traumatized and in order to cope and work past the tragic event, Erica becomes someone else. She buys a gun and begins to roam the streets at night looking to take her revenge on the men who were responsible for the attack
Predator by Arnold Schwarzenegger( visu )
33 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 1,520 libraries worldwide
Recruited by the CIA to rescue hostages in Central America, the men encounter an alien from outer space
Lethal weapon by Richard Donner( visu )
18 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 1,448 libraries worldwide
Two Vietnam-vets-turned cops have only one thing in common : they both hate to work with partners, but when a routine murder investigation turns into a no holds barred war with an international heroin ring their partnership becomes the key to survival
Fred Claus by David Dobkin( visu )
14 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,431 libraries worldwide
Fred Claus has lived in his little brother's shadow for most of his life. Fred is in jail and Nicholas has to bail him out on the condition he come to the North Pole and repay his debt
Non-stop by Jaume Collet-Serra( visu )
10 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,426 libraries worldwide
During a transatlantic flight, U.S. Air Marshal Bill Marks receives a series of cryptic text messages threatening to kill a passenger every 20 minutes unless $150 million is transferred into an off-shore account. With the lives of hundreds of passengers hanging in the balance, he must use every nuance of his training to uncover the killer travelling on the aircraft
Lethal weapon 2 by Richard Donner( visu )
14 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 1,361 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
Swordfish by Dominic Sena( visu )
17 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,326 libraries worldwide
When the DEA shuts down a dummy corporation operation code named SWORDFISH, they had generated $400 million which they let sit around; years of compound interest has swelled it to $9.5 billion. A covert counter-terrorist unit called Black Cell, headed by Gabriel, wants the money to help finance their war against international terrorism, but it's all locked away behind super-encryption. He brings in convicted hacker Stanley, who only wants to see his daughter Holly again but can't afford the legal fees, to slice into the government mainframes and get the money
Die hard 2 : die harder by Renny Harlin( visu )
38 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,307 libraries worldwide
On a snowy Christmas Eve in the nation's capitol, terrorists seize a major international airport to rescue a drug lord from justice. John McClane, an off-duty cop, battles not only the terrorists, but incompetent airport police, the commander of the army's anti-terrorist squad and a deadly snowstorm. McClane's wife Bonnie is trapped on one of the planes circling somewhere overhead, desperately low on fuel
Lethal Weapon 4 by Richard Donner( visu )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 1,235 libraries worldwide
Buddy cop action comedy. Family man Murtaugh is partner to loose cannon Riggs, who may or may not marry his girlfriend
Gothika by Mathieu Kassovitz( visu )
20 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,234 libraries worldwide
A criminal psychologist is accused of the murder of her husband, a charge she is unable to defend herself against due to her deteriorating sanity
The nice guys ( visu )
12 editions published in 2016 in English and German and held by 1,209 libraries worldwide
Private eye Holland March and hired enforcer Jackson Healy team up to locate a missing girl and investigate a seemingly unrelated death, set in 1977 Los Angeles
Kiss kiss bang bang by Shane Black( visu )
13 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,177 libraries worldwide
While fleeing from the cops, small time hood Harry Lockhart stumbles into an acting audition. He does so well he gets to go to Hollywood. While there, Harry pursues a girl he loved in high school and ends up geting caught up in twisted murder mystery. His only chance of getting out alive is a private detective named Gay Perry, who also works as a consultant for movies
 
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Alternative Names
Džoel Silver
Joel Silver americký podnikatel
Joel Silver Amerikaans filmproducent
Joel Silver producteur de films américain
Joel Silver produttore cinematografico statunitense
Joel Silver US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent
Τζόελ Σίλβερ
Джоел Силвър
Джоэл Сильвер
Џоел Силвер
Ջոել Սիլվեր ամերիկացի գործարար
جوئل سیلور تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی
জোয়েল সিলভার
조엘 실버
ジョエル・シルバー
喬·西佛
祖·舒路華
Languages
English (536)
Spanish (28)
German (12)
French (12)
Italian (9)
Chinese (3)
Turkish (1)
Croatian (1)
Dutch (1)
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