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Garland, Alex 1970-

Overview
Works: 80 works in 784 publications in 20 languages and 13,838 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Action and adventure fiction  Coming-of-age films  Novels 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, fmd, Producer, Director, Bibliographic antecedent, Restager, Conceptor, Contributor, Creator, Performer
Classifications: PR6059.S5, 823.914
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Publications about Alex Garland
Publications by Alex Garland
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Most widely held works by Alex Garland
The beach by Alex Garland( Book )
194 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in 19 languages and held by 2,297 libraries worldwide
A young backpacker in Thailand searching for something different learns of the existence of an idyllic island which is not even on the map. The novel describes his jungle journey to reach the island where he discovers a secret commune of international drifters living off fish and pot. The man's arrival coincides with growing tension between factions, leading to the commune's violent demise. A first novel
Never let me go by Mark Romanek( visu )
35 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,453 libraries worldwide
Some sexuality and nudity
Dredd by Pete Travis( visu )
27 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,091 libraries worldwide
The future America is an irradiated wasteland. On its East Coast lies Mega City One, a vast, violent metropolis where criminals rule the chaotic streets. The only force of order lies with the urban cops called Judges who possess the combined powers of judge, jury and instant executionist
The Tesseract by Alex Garland( Book )
66 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 14 languages and held by 1,026 libraries worldwide
A novel on random violence featuring a lucky criminal and an unlucky bystander. Set in Manila, it begins with a quarrel in which an English smuggler shoots a Filipino gangster. The gangster's men chase the smuggler, who takes refuge in a private home. A shootout follows, in the course of which a woman is killed while the smuggler escapes
The coma by Alex Garland( Book )
32 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 878 libraries worldwide
Having been attacked on the Underground, a man wakes up in a hospital and begins to question his emergence from a coma
The beach by Danny Boyle( visu )
51 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 582 libraries worldwide
A young backpacker in Thailand searching for something different learns of the existence of an idyllic island which is not even on the map. Once he reaches the island, he discovers a secret commune of international drifters living off fish and pot. The man's arrival coincides with growing tension between factions, leading to the commune's violent demise
28 days later ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 404 libraries worldwide
An infirmary patient wakes up from a coma to an empty room ... in a vacant hospital ... in a deserted city. A powerful virus, which locks victims into a permanent state of murderous rage, has transformed the world around him into a seemingly desolate wasteland. Now a handful of survivors must fight to stay alive, unaware that the worst is yet to come
The beach by Alex Garland( Sound Recording )
26 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 204 libraries worldwide
On Richard's first night in Bangkok a fellow back-packer slits his wrists, leaving Richard a map to "the Beach". The Beach is a legend amongst young travellers in Asia: white sands, coral gardens and freshwater falls surrounded by jungle. In this earthly paradise, it is rumoured, a select community lives in blissful innocence. For Richard, haunted by the glamour of Vietnam war movies, a trek into the unknown Thai territory is irresistible
28 days later by Alex Garland( Book )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
An infirmary patient wakes up from a coma to an empty room ... in a vacant hospital ... in a deserted city. A powerful virus, which locks victims into a permanent state of murderous rage, has transformed the world around him into a seemingly desolate wasteland. Now a handful of survivors must fight to stay alive, unaware that the worst is yet to come
Tesseract by Alex Garland( Sound Recording )
19 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Set in the Philippines and spanning three generations, this novel follows three stories whose characters' fates are intertwined: gangsters on a chase through the streets of Manila; middle-class parents putting their children to bed in the suburbs; and a couple of street kids and the wealthy psychologist who is studying their dreams. It is a novel that balances sciences against religion, and our wills against our fates, asking the ever elusive question of where meaning lies
The weekenders : travels in the heart of Africa ( Book )
6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Sunshine by Alex Garland( Book )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
The beach : Man in the iron mask, William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet: Unconventional adaptation of Shakespeare's classic love story. Set in a futuristic urban backdrop of Verona Beach, this is a contemporary re-telling of the tragic love between youthful star-crossed lovers
Ex machina ( visu )
3 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and Multiple languages and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Caleb, a 24-year-old coder at the world's largest Internet company, wins a competition to spend a week at a retreat belonging to the company's reclusive CEO, Nathan. But when Caleb arrives he finds that he will have to participate in a fascinating experiment with the world's first true artificial intelligence, housed in the body of a beautiful robot woman, Ava. Truths, emotions, and motives are blurred as the relationship between Caleb, Ava, and Nathan intensifies
Alles, was wir geben mussten Never let me go ( visu )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Kathy, Tommy und Ruth kommen in ein Internat in der englischen Einöde. Zunächst scheint es sich um eine gewöhnliche Bildungseinrichtung zu handeln, doch nach und nach kommen Zweifel auf. Warum werden die Lehrer Aufseher genannt? Und warum ist die Institution völlig abgeschottet von der Aussenwelt? Ganz allmählich dämmert ihnen die schonungslose Wahrheit, dessen Ausmass nicht annähernd begreifbar ist: Sie sind aus einem ganz bestimmten Grund in diesem Internat und werden es vielleicht niemals lebend verlassen. (Quelle:cede.ch)
Never let me go = Auprès de moi toujours by Mark Romanek( visu )
5 editions published in 2011 in French and English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Ex_Machina there is nothing more human than the will to survive by Alex Garland( Book )
4 editions published in 2015 in English and German and held by 6 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Alex Garland angol író, forgatókönyvíró, producer, rendező
Alex Garland britischer Schriftsteller
Alex Garland écrivain britannique
Alex Garland Escriptor, guionista, productor i director britànic.
Alex Garland pisarz brytyjski
Alex Garland schrijver uit Engeland
Alex Garland scrittore e sceneggiatore inglese
Garland, Alexander 1970-
Garland, Alexander Medawar
Gārlends, Alekss 1970-
Алекс Гарланд
Алекс Гарленд
Алекс Ґарленд
Ալեքս Գարլենդ գրող
אלכס גרלנד
أليكس غارلاند
الکس گارلند فیلمنامه‌نویس و نویسنده انگلیسی
அலெக்ஸ் கார்லேண்ட்
ალექს გარლანდი
갈렌드, 알렉스 1970-
알렉스 가랜드 잉글랜드의 소설가, 각본가, 영화감독
앨릭스 갈랜드
アレックス・ガーランド
ガーランド, アレックス
亚力克斯·嘉兰
Languages
English (300)
German (50)
French (28)
Spanish (19)
Italian (17)
Danish (14)
Russian (12)
Multiple languages (6)
Dutch (6)
Japanese (4)
Czech (4)
Swedish (4)
Finnish (4)
Polish (3)
Croatian (3)
Serbian (3)
Ukrainian (2)
Hebrew (2)
Turkish (2)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
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