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Surnow, Joel

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Publications by Joel Surnow
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24 ( visu )
19 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,006 libraries worldwide
After twenty months in a Chinese prison, Jack Bauer is suddenly returned to the United States. But instead of being free, Jack's release is part of a secret deal: his life in return for the location of Hamri Al-Assad, the leader of a terrorist organization that has unleashed a wave of terror across the country. A broken man, physically and mentally, Jack agrees to the exchange. But when he learns that his new captor, Abu Fayed, is actually the man behind the attacks and that his own sacrifice is meaningless, Jack lashes out and escapes. Now he must convince the president and CTU that the man they are trying to kill may be the only man who can end the rapidly escalating violence
The Kennedys ( visu )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 968 libraries worldwide
Television miniseries chronicling the lives of the Kennedys during the 1960s. Dramatizes the scandal, tragedy, public greatness and private frailty of America's first "royal" family during one of the most momentous decades in history
24 ( visu )
14 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 903 libraries worldwide
Twenty-four hours of an agent's attempt to stop a terrorist plot while caught up in a conflict between government agencies
24 ( visu )
19 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 889 libraries worldwide
Many familiar faces return for this day of crisis. A fearsome new villain is played with cold-hearted intensity. The threat this time around is much different, and for Jack Bauer there are multiple situations to deal with. Jack has to make some extremely difficult choices, including how to handle a new love in his life who happens to be the daughter of the Secretary of Defense. Their new found love will be put to the ultimate test during the next 24 hours
24 ( visu )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 816 libraries worldwide
Set in Washington, D.C. for the first time. The CTU has been dismantled and Jack is on trial for all his 'misconduct' at the department. Jack's day takes an unexpected turn when someone threatens the government and his expertise is needed again
24 ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 814 libraries worldwide
Three years after thwarting a terrorist attack on the United States, Jack Bauer is back in L.A. working undercover to bring down drug lord Ramon Salazar. The FBI receives a phone call threatening to release a deadly virus in Los Angeles, if Salazar is not released from prison within six hours
24 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 687 libraries worldwide
Hang on for the adrenaline rush of a lifetime as Jack Bauer unveils darker secrets, faces deadlier conspiracies, and is thrust into more extreme action than ever before! As Day Eight unfolds, Bauer races against the clock to prevent the assassination of a Middle Eastern leader on a vital peace-making mission. Meanwhile, a deadly terrorist threat against New York City intensifies and builds toward an explosive climax
24 ( visu )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 518 libraries worldwide
Exiled in London for four years, former counter terrorist unit agent Jack Bauer must spring into action to try to save U.S. President James Heller. In retribution for a drone strike he ordered, Heller sits in the crosshairs of the window of an al-Qaeda leader. Along the way, Jack faces his ex-love, Heller's daughter Audrey, who's married to chief of staff Mark Boudreau. Teaming with CTU operative-turned-hackivitst Chloe O'Brian, Jack risks everything to try to protect the U.S., prevent a global terrorist attack, and outrun the CIA head - as the pulse-quickening tension unfolds in real time!
24 the complete second season ( visu )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 489 libraries worldwide
"It's been over a year since his wife's death, but Jack Bauer and his daughter are still reeling from the tragedy. The two are estranged and Jack no longer works for CTU. But an urgent phone call from the President plunges Jack back into another 24-hour nightmare of pulse-pounding terror and suspense as he races against time to prevent the detonation of a nuclear bomb in Los Angeles"--Container
24 ( visu )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 405 libraries worldwide
It's been over a year since his wife's death, but Jack Bauer and his daughter are still reeling from the tragedy. The two are estranged and Jack no longer works for CTU. But an urgent phone call from the President plunges Jack back into another 24-hour nightmare as he races against time to prevent the detonation of a nuclear bomb in Los Angeles
24 ( visu )
16 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 329 libraries worldwide
Season two. Eighteen months after the assassination attempt on his life, Senator Palmer has been elected to the White House. Enjoying a relaxing day at his country retreat, he is informed by agents that there is a potential threat to national security. The LA Counter Terrorist Unit are informed of the threat. George Mason, Department head, reluctantly calls upon the services of retired special Agent Jack Bauer. A nuclear bomb is set to detonate somewhere in LA within the next 24 hours
24 ( visu )
15 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 313 libraries worldwide
Twenty-four hours of a counter-terrorist agent's attempt to prevent a drug dealer from using a bioweapon in the United States
Small time ( visu )
5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
Al Klein and his longtime friend, Ash Martini own a used car lot. These two know every trick in the book when it comes to selling cars. Klein still pines for his ex-wife Barbara, who left him years ago. After their son Freddy graduates high school, he decides to forego college in favor of selling cars with his old man. As Freddy quickly transforms from innocent young man into a jaded car salesman, Al is left with a tough decision to make
Miami vice by Michael Mann( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 249 libraries worldwide
Set against the seamy and steamy Miami underworld, stubble-faced detective Sonny Crockett lives in a sailboat that is guarded by his pet alligator Elvis. His partner, Ricardo Tubbs, is an ex-New York cop looking for his brother's killer. Together they take on the Florida drug world
America in primetime ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
Since its inception, television has served as a lens on American society, and in the expansive world of modern TV. Today's heroes and villains have come a long way from their predecessors. Showcased is this iconic American art form, which has both reflected and shaped the country's national character. Contains the following four programs: Independent Woman; Man of the House; The Misfit; and The Crusader. Features more than a hundred in-depth interviews with the creators, writers and actors
24 ( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
Jack Bauer, head of the Los Angeles Counter Terrorist Unit, is thrust into a 24-hour marathon of death, deception, and terror as he struggles to prevent the assassination of a presidential candidate, find the traitor within his own organization, and save his kidnapped wife and daughter
24 ( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 198 libraries worldwide
"Although fired from CTU, Jack Bauer is thrust back into action after a deadly terrorist strike and the kidnapping of his new boss, the U.S. Secretary of Defense. But it's soon apparent that the kidnapping is part of a much larger plan, for every time Jack thinks he's averted disaster, a new and more ominous plot is uncovered. As CTU races to figure out the terrorists' true objective, it becomes clear that the events of the day have been years in the making -- and only a miracle will disrupt the scheduled attacks that the terrorists believe will bring this country to its knees."--Container
Cat's claw by John Whitman( Book )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and French and held by 147 libraries worldwide
The world's most powerful leaders are gathering in Los Angeles for the G-8 summit, unaware that they have been targeted by two separate terrorist groups, each with its own lethal agenda
Veto power by John Whitman( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and French and held by 143 libraries worldwide
"After a mission gone bad, Counter Terrorist Unit operative Jack Bauer is relegated to infilitrating a dangerous homegrown militia group--and stumbles upon information about an activated sleeper cell of Middle Eatern terrorists on American soil."--Page 4 of cover
Vanishing point by Marc Cerasini( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Area 51: America's top-secret advanced military testing ground, hidden away in the Nevada desert, where the awesome weapons of tomorrow are being developed. But a mole inside the impregnable facility has been leaking highly advanced killing technology to America's worst enemies ... who intend to turn its destructive power on an unsuspecting nation before the day is out. Agent Jack Bauer has a mere twenty-four hours to derail a horrific plot, as a deadly endgame takes shape in the neon glare of nearby Las Vegas. But to do so, the rogue CTU operative will have to lead an impossible assault on Area 51 itself--and expose a lethal string of betrayal and corruption that leads from the terrorists to the underworld and all the way into the heart of the U.S. government
 
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Joel Surnow sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico statunitense
Joel Surnow US-amerikanischer Produzent und Drehbuchautor von Fernsehserien
جول سارنو
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