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Logan, John 1961-

Overview
Works: 171 works in 797 publications in 10 languages and 32,144 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Star Trek fiction  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Musical films  Slasher films  Picture books 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Producer, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Adapter, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about John Logan
Publications by John Logan
Most widely held works about John Logan
 
Most widely held works by John Logan
Gladiator by Ridley Scott( visu )
116 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 4,146 libraries worldwide
A Roman general refuses to transfer his loyalty to the new Emperor, Commodus. He becomes a slave and then a gladiator, fighting in the Roman Colosseum in defiance of the Emperor
The aviator by Martin Scorsese( visu )
49 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,073 libraries worldwide
Follows the life of Howard Hughes as the twenty-something millionaire, having already made a fortune improving the design of oil-drilling bits, who comes to Hollywood with an interest in getting into the picture business. It doesn't take long for Hughes to jump from producer to director of his first major film project, a World War I air epic. The film was a massive hit, and the eccentric inventor became a mogul in Hollywood, making Jean Harlow a star and enjoying a romance with Katharine Hepburn. But Hollywood's old-boy network never fully accepted Hughes, and in time his passion for flying began to reclaim his attentions. He began designing new planes, setting air speed records, flying around the world, and risking his life testing aircraft. Hughes also found time to romance Ava Gardner and founded his own airline, Trans-World Airlines. As his ideas became bolder and more eccentric, he gained many powerful enemies
Hugo by Martin Scorsese( visu )
33 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 3,043 libraries worldwide
Orphan, clock keeper, and thief, twelve-year-old Hugo lives in the walls of a busy Paris train station, where his survival depends on secrets and anonymity. But when his world suddenly interlocks with an eccentric girl and the owner of a small toy booth in the train station, Hugo's undercover life, and his most precious secret, are put in jeopardy. A cryptic drawing, a treasured notebook, a stolen key, a mechanical man, and a hidden message all come together to change Hugo's life forever
The last samurai by Edward Zwick( visu )
31 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,775 libraries worldwide
Tormented Civil War veteran Capt. Nathan Algren is coerced by a mercenary officer to train the Japanese Emperor's troops in the use of modern weaponry. Opposing this modernization are the samurai warriors who are holding fast to their traditions of honor, despite their strategic disadvantage. As a captive of the samurai leader, Algren learns, appreciates, and adopts the samurai code, switching sides for a climactic battle that will put everyone's honor to the ultimate test
Skyfall by Sam Mendes( visu )
24 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,408 libraries worldwide
Bond's loyalty to M is tested when her past comes back to haunt her. When MI6 comes under attack, 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost
Rango by Gore Verbinski( visu )
33 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,346 libraries worldwide
Rango is a lizard who imagines himself an actor who literally breaks the fourth wall of his terrarium when the hatchback car in which he is riding swerves and sends him careening. Abandoned in the desert amid the shards of his former home, Rango makes his way to the nearby town of Dirt, which is experiencing a mysterious water shortage. The actor in Rango seizes the opportunity to invent a grandiloquent new image for himself, and as in many a Western, the stranger in town is suddenly promoted to the rank of sheriff. Along the way to solving the mystery of the vanishing water supply, he must survive highway crossings, giant hawks, an army of bat-riding prairie dogs, and a gun slinging rattlesnake
Sweeney Todd the demon barber of Fleet street by Tim Burton( visu )
29 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 2,337 libraries worldwide
Reinventing himself as Sweeney Todd, a man unjustly sent to prison returns to exact revenge on those who ruined his life, especially the evil Judge Turpin who sent the man to prison. Not only does he seek revenge for the cruel punishment he suffered in prison, but also for what happened to his wife and daughter. When he returns to his home town, he reopens his barber shop, where Mr. Todd becomes the Demon of Fleet Street. Mrs. Lovett is Sweeney's amorous accomplice who creates diabolical meat pies out of the remains of Mr. Todd's victims
Sinbad, legend of the seven seas by John Logan( visu )
17 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,705 libraries worldwide
Sinbad, a daring and notorious rogue, has spent his life sailing the seven seas asking for trouble. Now he had been framed for stealing a priceless and powerful treasure - the Book of Peace. Sinbad has on chance to find, then return the precious book, and battle the Goddess of Chaos or his best friend Proteus will die
Star Trek, Nemesis by Stuart Baird( visu )
39 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,422 libraries worldwide
Called to the neutral zone to help negotiate peace between the Romulans and the Federation, Picard and the crew of the Enterprise are confronted by the mysterious Shinzon, a man who claims to be Picard's clone
The time machine by H. G Wells( visu )
20 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,272 libraries worldwide
Desperate to alter the course of time, a visionary scientist invents a revolutionary machine that propels him 800,000 years into the future. There he discovers that humans have evolved into two groups: the hunters and the hunted. Now he must fight to save himself, and all of mankind, in a final, desperate battle
Coriolanus by William Shakespeare( visu )
14 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,224 libraries worldwide
Caius Martius 'Coriolanus' is a feared and revered Roman general, suddenly pitted against his own city and fellow citizens. Rebelling against the power-hungry designs of his manipulative mother and rejected by his own people, Coriolanus incites a riot that expels him from Rome. The banished hero joins forces with his sworn enemy Tullus Aufidius to extract his revenge and determine his destiny. Set in contemporary times
Any given Sunday by Oliver Stone( visu )
24 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and German and held by 793 libraries worldwide
Tony D'Amato, the embattled Sharks coach, faces a full-on blitz of team strife plus a new, marketing-savvy Sharks owner who's sure Tony is way behind the times
Star trek generations : a novel by J. M Dillard( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 604 libraries worldwide
While on the way to the nuptials of Will Riker and Deanna Troy, Captain Jean-Luc Picard and the crew of the Enterprise are rerouted to Romulus for peace negotiations, but murder, betrayal, and brand new enemies await them
Red by John Logan( Book )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 569 libraries worldwide
""There is only one thing I fear in life, my friend ... One day the black will swallow the red."" "Under the watchful gaze of his young assistant and the threatening presence of a new generation of artists, Mark Rothko takes on his greatest challenge yet: to create a definitive work for an extraordinary setting." "This play is a moving and compelling account of one of the greatest artists of the 20th century whose struggle to accept his growing riches and praise became his ultimate undoing."--Jacket
Gladiator by Annette Keen( Book )
27 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 487 libraries worldwide
Maximus is a general in the Roman army. After his last battle he wants to return to his family. But the new Emperor Commodus hates Maximus, and kills his family. Soon Maximus is a prisoner, then a slave, and finally a gladiator. When Emperor Commodus joins Maximus in the arena they fight for their lives
Orson Welles Citizen Kane ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 373 libraries worldwide
Citizen Kane: Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance. The battle over Citizen Kane: American experience documentary about the making of Citizen Kane and Orson Welles estate. RKO 281: Orson Welles produces his greatest film, Citizen Kane, despite the opposition of the film's de facto subject, William Randolph Hearst
RKO 281 ( visu )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 372 libraries worldwide
Coming to Hollywood as a celebrated boy genius featuring a spectacular career arc in New York including his "War of the Worlds" radio hoax, Orson Welles is stymied on the subject for his first film. After a dinner party at Hearst Castle, during which he has a verbal altercation with Hearst, Welles decides to do a movie about Hearst. It takes him some time to convince co-writer Herman Mankiewicz and the studio, but Welles eventually gets the script and the green light, keeping the subject very hush-hush with the press. When a rough cut is screened, Hearst gets wind of the movie's theme and begins a campaign to see that it is not only never publicly screened, but destroyed
Star trek ( visu )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 326 libraries worldwide
Called to the neutral zone to help negotiate peace between the Romulans and the Federation, Picard and the crew of the Enterprise are confronted by the mysterious Shinzon, a man who claims to be Picard's clone
Rango : the new sheriff in town by Annie Auerbach( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 248 libraries worldwide
When Rango, a lost pet chameleon, stumbles into the town of Dirt, the townspeople make him their new sheriff, but he finds more than he bargained for when bandits steal all of the town's water
Rango : the movie storybook by Justine Fontes( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in Indonesian and English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
When Rango, a lost pet chameleon, stumbles into the town of Dirt, the townspeople make him their new sheriff, but he finds more than he bargained for when bandits steal all of the town's water
 
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Alternative Names
ローガン, ジョン
Languages
English (402)
French (24)
Spanish (22)
German (15)
Multiple languages (4)
Italian (3)
Chinese (1)
Russian (1)
Indonesian (1)
Czech (1)
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