skip to content

Monahan, William

Overview
Works: 82 works in 291 publications in 6 languages and 9,806 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Motion picture plays  Television mini-series  Juvenile works  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Animated films  Police films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Scenarist, Conceptor, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about William Monahan
Publications by William Monahan
Most widely held works by William Monahan
The departed by Martin Scorsese( visu )
36 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,408 libraries worldwide
In South Boston, the state police force are waging a war on Irish-American organized crime. Undercover cop Billy Costigan is assigned to infiltrate the mob syndicate, which is run by gangland chief Frank Costello. Billy quickly gains Costello's confidence. Colin Sullivan is a hardened young criminal who has infiltrated the police department as an informer for the syndicate. Colin is rising to a position of power within the Special Investigation Unit. Each man becomes deeply consumed by his double life, gathering information about the plans and counter-plans of the operations he has penetrated. But when it becomes clear to both the mob and the police that there's a mole in their midst, Billy and Colin are suddenly thrust into danger. Afraid of being caught and exposed to the enemy, they each must race to uncover the identity of the other man in time to save himself
Kingdom of heaven by Ridley Scott( visu )
59 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,902 libraries worldwide
Orlando Bloom stars as Balian, a young Frenchman in Medieval Jerusalem during the Crusades, who, having lost everything, finds redemption in a heroic fight against overwhelming forces to save his people and fulfill his destiny as a knight
Body of lies by David Ignatius( visu )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 1,647 libraries worldwide
CIA operative Roger Ferris is on a covert mission. He is working in Jordan and searching for terrorists who have been bombing civilian targets. Ferris uncovers information on the Islamist mastermind Al-Saleem. He devises a plan to infiltrate Al-Saleem's terrorist network with the help of his Langley boss, Ed Hoffman. Ferris enlists the help of the Chief of Jordanian Intelligence, Hani Salaam on this operation, but what he is not certain of is how far he can trust him without putting his life in danger. The uneasy alliance leads to a cultural and moral clash between the men
Edge of darkness by Martin Campbell( visu )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,306 libraries worldwide
The bullet that killed his daughter was meant for Boston cop Thomas Craven. That's what police brass and Craven himself think, but that's not what the investigation finds. Clue after clue and witness after witness, the search leads him into a shadowy realm where money and political intrigue intersect. If Craven wasn't a target before, he, and anyone linked to his inquiry, now is
London Boulevard by William Monahan( visu )
30 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 681 libraries worldwide
An ex-con hired to look after a reclusive young actress finds himself falling in love, which puts him in direct confrontation with one of London's most vicious gangsters
Light house : a trifle by William Monahan( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 515 libraries worldwide
"An eccentric band of misfits find themselves marooned by a nor'easter at this bed and breakfast, a cast of characters who at once castigate and celebrate their literary comrades who have gone before."--Jacket
The departed es infiltrés by Martin Scorsese( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and French and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Mensonges d'état by Ridley Scott( visu )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and French and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Un ancien journaliste recruté par la CIA pour traquer un terroriste est déchiré entre devoir et conscience ... De l'intrigue, du high-tech, de l'adrénaline : un bon thriller sur les faux-semblants
The departed (2006) shooting script by Sui Fai Mak( Computer File )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Departed - Unter Feinden ( visu )
8 editions published in 2007 in 4 languages and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Martin Scorseses US-Remake des Hongkong-Hits äInfernal Affairsä über einen Cop und einen Gangster, die jeweils für die andere Seite arbeiten
The departed by William Monahan( Book )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
In South Boston, the Massachusetts State Police are waging a war on Irish-American organized crime. Undercover cop Billy Costigan is assigned to infiltrate the mob syndicate, which is run by gangland chief Frank Costello. Billy quickly gains Costello's confidence. Colin Sullivan is a hardened young criminal who has infiltrated the police department as an informer for the syndicate. Colin is rising to a position of power within the Special Investigation Unit. Each man becomes deeply consumed by his double life, gathering information about the plans and counter-plans of the operations he has penetrated. But when it becomes clear to both the mob and the police that there's a mole in their midst, Billy and Colin are suddenly thrust into danger. Afraid of being caught and exposed to the enemy, each must race to uncover the identity of the other man in time to save himself
The departed : il bene e il male ( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Multiple languages and Italian and held by 18 libraries worldwide
A Boston, un quartiere irlandese del Sud è teatro di guerra tra la malavita organizzata che fa capo a Frank Costello, e Sullivan infiltrato da Costello nella polizia dove fa carriera. The Departed sta per dipartiti, defunti, cari estinti. Tutti o quasi i personaggi sono cattolici e peccatori, muoiono di morte violenta. (Mymovies)
Retirement and migration in the north central states; retired persons in three Wisconsin communities by William Monahan( Book )
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Les infiltrés by Martin Scorsese( visu )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in French and English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
A Boston, une lutte sans merci oppose la police à la pègre irlandaise. Pour mettre fin au règne du parrain Frank Costello, la police infiltre son gang avec "un bleu" issu des bas quartiers, Billy Costigan. Tandis que Billy s'efforce de gagner la confiance du malfrat vieillissant, Colin Sullivan entre dans la police au sein de l'Unité des Enquêtes Spéciales, chargée d'éliminer Costello. Mais Colin fonctionne en "sous-marin" et informe Costello des opérations qui se trament contre lui. Risquant à tout moment d'être démasqués, Billy et Colin sont contraints de mener une double vie qui leur fait perdre leurs repères et leur identité
The departed Dvojna igra ( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Der Mann, der niemals lebte vertraue niemandem, täusche jeden ( visu )
5 editions published in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Die CIA jagt eine neue Leitfigur der Terrorszene, die den Erdball mit einem Bombenteppich überzieht. Roger Ferris ist der beste Mann der CIA und vor Ort unermüdlich im Einsatz, um diesem Gegner im undurchdringlichen Dickicht der Ereignisse möglichst immer einen Schritt voraus zu sein. Dabei folgt Ferris stets ein "Auge" am Himmel. Per Satellitenkamera wird er überwacht. Auf der anderen Seite dieser Echtzeit-Verbindung sitzt der gerissene CIA-Stratege Ed Hoffmann, der tausende Kilometer entfernt von Washington aus operiert und so die Fäden in der Hand hält. (Quelle: Cover verso)
Le crociate = Kingdom of heaven ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in Multiple languages and Italian and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Il giovane fabbro Balian incontra un cavaliere che scopre essere suo padre, in partenza per le crociate. Lo segue prima riluttante e poi del tutto impegnato nella ricerca della propria natura guerriera e della propria identità familiare. Incontra principesse, guerrieri musulmani, re illuminati e diventa un leader, una circostanza inspiegabile, addirittura diventa il punto di riferimento di ogni guerriero crociato, tranne i pochi che tramano contro di lui. (Morandini)
Les infiltrés The Departed ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Unknown Edge of darkness ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Unknown: 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
Double feature Kingdom of heaven, Master and commander: the far side of the world ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Master and commander: the far side of the world (based on the novels of Patrick O'Brian): During the Napoleonic Wars, the H.M.S. Surprise, a British frigate, is under the command of Captain Jack Aubrey. Aubrey and the Surprise's current orders are to track and capture or destroy the Acheron, a French privateer. The Acheron is currently in the Atlantic off South America headed toward the Pacific to extend Napoleon's reach. Lucky Jack, as he is referred to by his crew, is well regarded by his men, who trust him implicitly, even after learning in the first devastating battle that the Acheron is bigger and faster, putting the Surprise at a disadvantage. The Captain's single-mindedness in this seemingly suicidal mission puts Aubrey at odds with the ship's doctor and naturalist, Stephen Maturin, his most trusted advisor and closest friend
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Languages
English (165)
German (17)
French (14)
Multiple languages (5)
Italian (2)
Turkish (1)
Covers
Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.