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Greengrass, Paul

Overview
Works: 193 works in 672 publications in 8 languages and 15,907 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Film and video adaptations  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Production personnel, Scenarist, Film editor, Performer, Other, dir, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Paul Greengrass
Publications by Paul Greengrass
Most widely held works by Paul Greengrass
The Bourne supremacy by Robert Ludlum( visu )
54 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,262 libraries worldwide
Jason Bourne has abandoned his life as a CIA assassin and has been traveling beneath the agency's radar. He has been able to reconnect with Marie, the woman he loves. But Bourne is still haunted by vivid dreams and troubling memories of his days as a killer, and he's not really certain how much really happened and how much is a product of his imagination. When Bourne is led out of hiding by circumstances beyond his control, he must reconcile his past and present as he struggles to keep Marie out of harm's way and foil an international incident with dangerous consequences
The Bourne ultimatum by Robert Ludlum( visu )
48 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,066 libraries worldwide
Once again, Jason Bourne emerges from hiding and into chaos. His return this time prompted inadvertently by London-based reporter Simon Ross. Ross's writing is unveiling Operation Blackbriar--an upgrade to Project Treadstone--in a series of newspaper columns which have woken, and profoundly disturbed, Bourne's former masters. Bourne must uncover and eradicate the sources of their paranoia, before they eradicate him. Clawing his way out of madness, Jason Bourne has regained his conscience even though he has lost most of his mind
Captain Phillips ( visu )
30 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,486 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the US-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, which was the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in two hundred years
United 93 by Paul Greengrass( visu )
49 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,238 libraries worldwide
A real-time, cinéma vérité account of the final flight of United 93, the fourth hijacked plane on September 11, 2001, which crashed near Shanksville, Pennsylvania when passengers foiled the terrorist plot
Green zone by Paul Greengrass( visu )
46 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,724 libraries worldwide
During the Iraq war, U.S. Chief Warrant Officer Roy Miller leads Mobile Exploitation Team-Delta (MET-D) on a fruitless search of suspected WMD sites. When he wonders out loud why the intelligence is all wrong, he's told not rock the boat. Soon Miller, working with a local Iraqi informant named Freddy, is going after a Ba'athist general named Al-Rawi. CIA agent Martin Brown and journalist Lawrie Dayne share Miller's doubts; each have some pieces to the puzzle. They try to help Miller out, but Department of Defense official Clark Poundstone treats the WMD problem like a PR kerfuffle. When a Delta Force squad is dispatched to intimidate him and shut his team down, Miller's questioning mutates into a quest: to learn the identity and motives of "Magellan," the highly protected source of this faulty information
Bloody Sunday by Paul Greengrass( visu )
71 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 903 libraries worldwide
Recreation of the events of "Bloody Sunday", Jan. 30, 1972, when British troops fired on unarmed protesters in Derry, Northern Ireland. By the end of the day, 13 civilians were dead and 14 more wounded in the tumult and tragedy of Norther Ireland's darkest day
Spycatcher : the candid autobiography of a senior intelligence officer by Peter Wright( Book )
32 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 754 libraries worldwide
"For five years we bugged and burgled our way across London at the State's behest, while pompous bowler-hatted Civil Servants in Whitehall pretended to look the other way". Peter Wright, ex-MI5 agent, tells with startling frankness and detail the devastating story of a government agency operation outside the law, where the only rule was the 11th Commandment "Thou shalt not get caught"
Kavanagh Q.C by Renny Rye( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 230 libraries worldwide
James Kavanagh Q.C., one of the most respected criminal adovcates in London, has earned the respect and admiration of colleagues and opponents alike. However, the long hours, difficult cases and dedication to his work have taken their toll on his wife and two children
The Bourne trilogy ( visu )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
In The Bourne supremacy, when Jason Bourne is framed for a botched CIA operation he is forced to take up his former life as a trained assassin to survive
United 93 : the shooting script by Paul Greengrass( Book )
14 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 157 libraries worldwide
From the director of The Bourne Supremacy and Bloody Sunday the only book on the making of the landmark film that re-creates in real time the events on 9/11 involving the passengers, crew, and flight controllers before and during the crash of United Flight 93. At what point is it okay to put such a painful time on the screen? According to Greengrass informed with interviews from more than 100 family members and friends of the fallen passengers and crew the right time is when the families say "yes," which they all did. "Forty ordinary people had thirty minutes to confront the reality of the way that we're living now, decide on the best course of action and act... they were the first people to inhabit the post-9/11 world," writes Greengrass in the treatment he wrote explaining why and how he wanted to make this movie. This important book contains Greengrass's treatment, the 85-page script used by the cast and crew as they filmed many of the sequences, Michael Bronner's amazing article about the U.S. Air Force response, a Q&A with the writer/producer/director, essays about the movie, color photos, and the complete cast and crew credits
The ultimate Bourne collection ( visu )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Drie speelfilms waarin de ervaren hitman Jason Bourne het geheime complot ontrafelt dat hem in grote moeilijkheden bracht
Omagh by Pete Travis( visu )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 43 libraries worldwide
"Le 15 août 1998, à Omagh en Irlande du Nord. A 15h10, une bombe de 250 kg explose dans le quartier commerçant de Market Street, tuant 29 personnes et blessant plus de 250 autres. Cet attentat, est revendiqué par le Real IRA, groupe dissident de l'Armée Républicaine Irlandaise. Un mois plus tard, les responsables de l'attentat continuent à échapper aux policiers des deux Irlandes. Certaines sources affirmant que la police connaît l'identité des coupables, mais ne les attrapera jamais, faute d'éléments à charge
Kavanagh Q.C ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
James Kavanagh Q.C., one of the most respected criminal adovcates in London, has earned the respect and admiration of colleagues and opponents alike. However, the long hours, difficult cases and dedication to his work have taken their toll on his wife and two children
De complete Bourne 4 film collectie ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Spycatcher by Peter Wright( Book )
5 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in French and English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
A retired British Intelligence agent living in Australia alleges corruption in MI5. He accuses his British Secret Service Head, Sir Roger Hollis, of spying for Russia, and the Service itself of plotting to overthrow British Labor Prime Minister Harold Wilson. Wright's book was the subject of extensive litigation
Cazador de espias by Peter Wright( Book )
4 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in Spanish and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Spycatcher : Enthüllungen aus d. Secret Service by Peter Wright( Book )
5 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in German and held by 24 libraries worldwide
The one that got away ( visu )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Based on a true story of an SAS patrol dropped behind enemy lines in Iraq a the height of the Gul War
The Bourne identity by Matt Damon( visu )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
The story of a man (Matt Damon), salvaged, near death, from the ocean by an Italian fishing boat. When he recuperates, the man suffers from total amnesia, without identity or background...except for a range of extraordinary talents in fighting, linguistic skills and self-defense that speak of a dangerous past. He sets out on a desperate search-assisted by the initially rebellious Marie to discover who he really is, and why he's being lethally pursued by assassins. In the Bourne supremacy, Jason Bourne tries to leave his violent life behind, and live a normal life, but his plans are crushed when he narrowly escapes an assassination attempt
The ultimate Bourne trilogy ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in Multiple languages and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Drie speelfilms waarin de ervaren hitman Jason Bourne het geheime complot ontrafelt dat hem in grote moeilijkheden bracht
 
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Alternative Names
グリーングラス, ポール
Languages
English (306)
German (24)
Multiple languages (16)
French (13)
Spanish (13)
Italian (12)
Turkish (1)
Norwegian (1)
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