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Goyer, David S.

Works: 319 works in 1,223 publications in 13 languages and 33,758 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Superhero films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Vampire films  Horror films  Fantasy films  Crime films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Director, Scenarist, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Interviewee, fmd, Other, Producer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Publications about David S Goyer
Publications by David S Goyer
Most widely held works about David S Goyer
Most widely held works by David S Goyer
The Dark Knight by Christopher Nolan( visu )
72 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 3,631 libraries worldwide
"The follow-up to 'Batman Begins' ... With the help of Lt. Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batham sets out to destroy organized crime in Gotham for good. The triumvirate proves effective. But soon the three find themselves prey to a rising criminal mastermind knows as The Joker, who thrusts Gotham into anarchy and forces Batman closer to crossing the fine line between hero and vigilante ..."--Container notes
Batman Begins by Christopher Nolan( visu )
69 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,091 libraries worldwide
As a boy, Bruce Wayne watched in horror as his millionaire parents were slain in front of his eyes. This trauma led him to become obsessed with revenge. After disappearing to the East where he seeks counsel with a ninja cult leader, he returns to his now decaying Gotham City. The City is now overrun by organized crime and dangerous individuals manipulating the system. The discovery of a cave under his mansion, and a prototype armoured suit leads him to take on a new persona. He becomes Batman and strikes fear into the hearts of men who do wrong. With the help of rising cop Jim Gordon, Batman sets out to take down the various criminal schemes that have been set in motion by individuals such as mafia don Falcone, the twisted doctor/drug dealer Jonathan 'The Scarecrow' Crane, and a mysterious third party that is quite familiar with Wayne and waiting to strike when the time is right
Man of Steel by Henry Cavill( visu )
78 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,800 libraries worldwide
A young boy learns that he has extraordinary powers and is not of this Earth. As a young man, he journeys to discover where he came from and what he was sent here to do. But the hero in him must emerge if he is to save the world from annihilation and become the symbol of hope for all mankind
Batman v Superman : dawn of justice by Chris Terrio( visu )
61 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,711 libraries worldwide
Fearing the actions of Superman are left unchecked, Batman takes on Superman, while the world wrestles with what kind of a hero it really needs. With Batman and Superman fighting each other, a new threat, Doomsday, is created by Lex Luthor. It's up to Superman and Batman to set aside their differences along with Wonder Woman to stop Lex Luthor and Doomsday from destroying Metropolis
Blade by Stephen Norrington( visu )
82 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 2,609 libraries worldwide
A group of vampires resurrect 'Drake, ' the all-powerful Count Dracula. Teaming up with the Nightstalkers, a group of similar-minded hunters, Blade is ready for battle. A scientist creates a potion that can kill Drake and the entire bloodsucking race
Jumper by Doug Liman( visu )
40 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,586 libraries worldwide
David is a Jumper who can teleport himself anywhere in the world, which creates a fun and exciting life. Things turn deadly when David finds himself pursued by a secret organization sworn to kill Jumpers. He forms an uneasy alliance with another Jumper and becomes a player in a war that has been raging for thousands of years
Blade II by Guillermo del Toro( visu )
35 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,380 libraries worldwide
The legendary "daywalker" Blade must join forces with a high-powered team of vampires to take on a fearsom threat more deadly than either has seen before. These unlikely allies must stop a race of super-vampires intent on destroying everyone in their path - human or vampire
Dark city by Alex Proyas( visu )
51 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,278 libraries worldwide
John's life has become a nightmare. He is being hunted by the police for a series of murders he knows nothing about. A woman claiming to be his wife is after him, as is a mysterious 'doctor.' But his worst trouble comes in the form of The Strangers. They are vastly powerful beings who seem to manipulate just about everything in the city. They want John because of the extraordinary powers he manifests. John decides to find out what is happening in his city
Ghost Rider : spirit of vengeance by Mark Neveldine( visu )
18 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,200 libraries worldwide
Hiding out in a remote part of Europe, Johnny Blaze continues to struggle with his curse when he is recruited to save a young boy from the devil
The Forest by Natalie Dormer( visu )
10 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,054 libraries worldwide
A woman goes into Japan's suicide forest to find her twin sister, and confronts supernatural terror
Heaven's shadow by David S Goyer( Book )
13 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Korean and held by 835 libraries worldwide
"An object one hundred miles across, originating from Octans constellation, on a trajectory for our sun. Now its journey is almost over. And humanity's journey is about to begin. As the Near-Earth Object--dubbed "Keanu"--Approaches, two manned vehicles race through almost half a million kilometers of space to reach it first and land on the frozen, desolate surface: NASA's Destiny, originally designed for flights to the Moon and Mars, and the untested lunar ship Brahma, representing the Russian-Chinese-Indian Coalition. Both crews have orders to do whatever it takes to triumphantly claim Keanu as their own. But when the competing missions both arrive on the contested entity, they find that Keanu is much more than a simple rock hurtling through the blackness. It has been sent toward Earth for a reason ... A vastly more intelligent race is desperately attempting to communicate with our primitive species. And their interstellar courier carries a message that the very core of humanity has responded to since time began"--
The invisible by David S Goyer( visu )
20 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 800 libraries worldwide
Nick Powell is a handsome young writer with a bright future. Then one tragic night he is brutally attacked and left for dead. But Nick is really not dead, yet. He is trapped in a ghostly limbo where no one can see or hear him except Annie and she might be the one person who is able to save him. They must work quickly together to solve the mystery of his murder before it is too late, and Nick's chance to live again is lost forever
The dark knight rises by Christopher Nolan( visu )
37 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and Thai and held by 737 libraries worldwide
Despite his tarnished reputation after taking the rap for Dent's crimes, Batman intervenes to assist Gotham in its struggle against the villain Bane
Batman by Yoshiaki Kawajiri( visu )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 656 libraries worldwide
Six spellbinding chapters chronicling Batman's transformation from the novice crimefighter to the Dark Knight. These globe-spanning adventures pit Batman against many criminal elements, including, the fearsome Scarecrow, the freakish Killer Croc, and the unerring marksman Deadshot. Using an arsenal of high-tech gadgetry developed by Wayne Industries, Batman's ethical boundaries exist only where he chooses to place them, causing some to fear his power
Da Vinci's demons ( visu )
19 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 570 libraries worldwide
In a world where thought and faith are controlled, one man fights to set knowledge free. Leonardo Da Vinci is tortured by a gift of superhuman genius. He finds himself in a conflict between truth and lies, religion and reason, past and future. His quest for knowledge nearly becomes his undoing, but Da Vinci's genius prevails and he emerges as an unstoppable force that lifts an entire era out of darkness and propels it into light
Heaven's war by David S Goyer( Book )
17 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and German and held by 553 libraries worldwide
In this sequel to "Heaven's Shadow," it has been discovered that the asteroid Keanu is not in fact a space object, but a massive interstellar ship built by aliens. Now, humanity has begun to colonize the ship allenge for the refugee population is survival
Man of Steel : Superman's superpowers by Lucy Rosen( Book )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 541 libraries worldwide
"Clark Kent has a secret. He is Superman, and it's up to him to use his superpowers to save the world!"--
The unborn by David S Goyer( visu )
22 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 536 libraries worldwide
Casey Beldon has become plagued by merciless dreams, visions of strange looking dogs, and an evil child with bright blue eyes. After being hit with a mirror by her neighbor's son, Casey's eyes begin to change color and she learns she had a twin brother who died in the womb. Casey begins to suspect that the spirit haunting her is the soul of her dead twin who became possessed by a malevolent spirit known as dybbuk. The spirit wants to be born so it can transfer to the world of the living. Casey meets a woman named Sofi who explains that as a child, she had a twin brother who was killed in Nazi experiments and he was brought back to life by a dybbuk who intended to use his body as a portal into the world of the living. Sofi killed the dybbuk and now it haunts her family for revenge. Sofi refers Casey to Rabbi Sendak who can perform a Jewish exorcism to remove the dybbuk. The exorcism is performed, but things go awry as the dybbuk tries to stop the ritual from being completed. The dybbuk disappears after the exorcism and soon afterward, Casey learns she is pregnant with twins
Da Vinci's demons ( visu )
5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and French and held by 425 libraries worldwide
Same Genius. New World. Florence is thrown into chaos in the wake of the Pazzi conspiracy and Leonardo da Vinci must push the limits of his mind and body to defend the city against the forces of Rome. When the dust settles, friends are buried and rivalries are enflamed. While the Medicis go to unthinkable lengths to deal with new threats, da Vinci continues on his quest to find the fabled Book of Leaves and uncover the secret history of his mother. He'll come to realize that he has lethal competition in his quest - new enemies who may be even worse than the forces of Pope Sixtus. His search will take him to faraway lands and force him to reevaluate everything he knew about the world and his own personal history
Heaven's fall by David S Goyer( Book )
8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 388 libraries worldwide
Twenty years have passed since the mysterious Near-Earth Object nicknamed Keanu appeared in the night sky and transported an assortment of humans from all over Earth into its interior. There they discovered that Keanu was an immense long-range spaceship-- and they were not its only inhabitants. Now Keanu has reestablished contact with Earth, and discovered that the Reivers have, in fact, taken over the planet, placing most of the population under their dominion. A few scattered pockets of humanity, constantly in danger of being assimilated, have mounted a resistance. But their only hope for victory may yet be somewhere inside the NEO
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David S. Goyer Amerikaans filmregisseur
David S. Goyer amerikansk filmprodusent, regissør og forfatter
David S. Goyer Amerikansk manusförfattare, regissör, författare och serietidningsförfattare
David S. Goyer sceneggiatore, regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense
David S. Goyer US-amerikanischer Comicautor, Drehbuchautor und Filmregisseur
Goyer, David
Goyer, David 1965-
Goyer, David S.
Goyer, David S. 1965-...
Goyer, David Samuel
Goyer, David Samuel 1965-
Ντέιβιντ Σ. Γκόγιερ Αμερικανός σεναριογράφος, σκηνοθέτης και συγγραφέας
Девід С. Ґоєр
Дэвид Гойер
Դևիդ Գոյեր
דייוויד ס. גויר
ديفيد إس. غويور
دیوید اس. قویر
دیوید اس. گویر
دەیڤد گۆیەر
고이어, 데이비드 1965-
고이어, 데이비드 S. 1965-
데이비드 S. 고이어
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German (17)
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