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Vaughn, Matthew 1971-

Overview
Works: 116 works in 423 publications in 7 languages and 12,111 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Political films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Caper films  Comedy films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Producer, Director, Scenarist, Performer, Film editor, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Matthew Vaughn
Publications by Matthew Vaughn
Most widely held works by Matthew Vaughn
Stardust by Claire Danes( visu )
36 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,104 libraries worldwide
Tristan hopes to win the heart of his beautiful, but shallow love, Victoria. He promises to recover a star that fell somewhere beyond the stony wall that sets between the mundane England and the fantasy kingdom of Stormhold. So Tristan sets forth on his own journey in Stormhold. Meanwhile in that magical land, the dying king has set his four surviving sons on a quest for the crown. And the witch Lamia is seeking the heart of the star for an entirely different purpose, one that involves her secret power
X-men first class by Matthew Vaughn( visu )
35 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2,062 libraries worldwide
Before Charles Xavier and Erik Lensherr took the names Professor X and Magneto, they were two young men discovering their superhuman powers for the first time, working together in a desperate attempt to stop the Hellfire Club and a global nuclear war
Snatch by Guy Ritchie( visu )
34 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 1,653 libraries worldwide
"A diamond heist gone haywire launches gangster, bookies and a dog on a rollicking ride through the rugged world of bare-knuckle boxing in search of the missing stone"--Container
Kick-ass by Matthew Vaughn( visu )
47 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,530 libraries worldwide
Ordinary teenager and rabid comic-book geek Dave Lizewski captures the imagination of the public when he becomes the no-nonsense vigilante, Kick-Ass. After he teams up with the fearless father-daughter crime-fighting duo, Big Daddy and Hit-Girl, the three work together to take down the criminal empire of local Mafioso Frank D'Amico. But when D'Amico's son Chris is reborn as Red Mist, the showdown between the forces of good and evil will force Kick-Ass to live up to his name, or die trying
The debt ( visu )
16 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,456 libraries worldwide
The story begins in 1997, as shocking news reaches retired Mossad secret agents Rachel and Stephan about their former colleague David. All three have been venerated for decades by Israel because of the secret mission that they embarked on for their country back in 1965-1966, when the trio tracked down Nazi war criminal Dieter Vogel, the feared Surgeon of Birkenau, in East Berlin. At great risk, and at considerable personal cost, the team's mission was accomplished - or was it?
Layer cake by Matthew Vaughn( visu )
38 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 875 libraries worldwide
Planning to retire and begin a new life, Mr. X is a successful West End drug dealer who has been asked for one last favor: to negotiate the sale of one million hits of Ecstasy. Unfortunately for Mr. X, the pills were stolen from a Serbian drug lord who'll cut off his head if he sells them. And with a London crime czar promising to retire him permanently if he doesn't, Mr. X may be rightfully concerned about his future
Kick-ass 2 by Jeff Wadlow( visu )
8 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 751 libraries worldwide
Dave (Kick-Ass) decides to start the world's first superhero team with Mindy (Hit Girl). Unfortunately, Mindy is busted for sneaking out as Hit Girl, and she's forced to retire. Dave must join forces with Justice Forever, run by a born-again ex-mobster named Colonel Stars and Stripes. Just as they start to make a real difference on the streets, the world's first super villain, The Mother F%&*^r, assembles his own evil league and puts a plan in motion for revenge against Kick-Ass and Hit Girl
Lock, stock and two smoking barrels by Guy Ritchie( visu )
31 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 614 libraries worldwide
High-octane fuelled East-End gangster comedy thriller
Swept away ( visu )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
A rich, spoiled socialite and a handsome Italian fisherman find themselves stranded on a deserted island where material wealth and class differences matter very little. In the struggle to survive and co-exist on their island paradise, they soon discover that their differences are suddenly the source of a fierce and passionate attraction
Mean machine by Barry Skolnick( visu )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Danny was a big star in British football, but was caught rigging a game during a championship tournament. His life spins out of control and ends up in prison for three years on an assault and battery conviction. The warden wants Danny to assemble a semi-pro team comprised of the prison's guards, but Danny is just smart enough to know this would seal his fate with his fellow prisoners. Instead, he offers to put together a team of inmates, who can play practice games against the guards. Can Danny turn a gang of losers and misfits into a proper team?
A short film about John Bolton ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
A pseudo-documentary on John Bolton, most famous for maccabre comic book art and photorealistic paintings of nude vampire women
X-men ( visu )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
The thrilling, eye-opening chapter you've been waiting for. Witness the beginning of the X-Men universe. Before Charles Xavier and Erik Lensherr took the names Professor X and Magneto, they were two young men discovering their superhuman powers for the first time, working together in a desperate attempt to stop the Hellfire Club and a global nuclear war
Kick-Ass by Mark Millar( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
A behind-the-scenes look at the making of "Kick-Ass" combines photographs and illustrations with interviews of the comic creators and movie cast and crew, and includes excerpts from the screenplay and early comic book script pages
Kick-Ass ( visu )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Dave (Kick-Ass) decides to start the world's first superhero team with Mindy (Hit Girl). Unfortunately, Mindy is busted for sneaking out as Hit Girl, and she's forced to retire. Dave must join forces with Justice Forever, run by a born-again ex-mobster named Colonel Stars and Stripes. Just as they start to make a real difference on the streets, the world's first super-villain, the Mother F%&*^r, assembles his own evil league and puts a plan in motion for revenge against Kick-Ass and Hit Girl
Stardust : the visual companion : being an account of the making of a magical movie by Stephen Jones( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
A guide to the motion picture describes the characters, settings, adaptation, and plot, and provides the complete screenplay
The Secret Service by Mark Millar( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
"From the writer of Kick-Ass and the artist of Watchmen comes a collaboration decades in the making! The world's greatest secret agent is on the most exciting case of his career. But will the end of the world as know it take a back seat to training his street-punk nephew to be the next James Bond? meanwhile, what's the secret link between a series of kidnapped sci-fi stars, the murder of an entire town, and a dark secret from inside Mount Everest? Under Uncle Jack's supervision, Gary's spy skills and confidence blossom--but when the duo learn what's behind the celebrity kidnappings, the knowledge comes at a price. The conspiracy begins to unravel, but who can be trusted when so many prominent figures seem to be involved? It's a must-be-seen-to-be-believed action spectacle!"--
L4yer cake by Matthew Vaughn( visu )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Planning to retire and begin a new life, Mr. X is a successful West End drug dealer who has been asked for one last favor: to negotiate the sale of one million hits of Ecstasy. Unfortunately for Mr. X, the pills were stolen from a Serbian drug lord who'll cut off his head if he sells them. And with a London crime czar promising to retire him permanently if he doesn't, Mr. X may be rightfully concerned about his future
The ultimate comic book 5-movie collection ( visu )
in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
The Spirit: Denny Colt is a rookie cop who returns from the dead as The Spirit. He is a hero whose mission is to fight against the bad forces that lurk in the shadows of Central City. The Octopus kills anyone unfortunate enough to see his face. He has other plans for the city. He wants to wipe out the entire city. The Spirit tracks this cold hearted killer from the city's rundown warehouses, through damp catacombs, to the windswept waterfront. He does this all the while facing a bevy of beautiful women who either want to seduce, love or kill the masked crusader
X-men ( visu )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Stardust ; The Spiderwick chronicles ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
De Vere Drummond, Matthew 1971-
Languages
English (253)
French (10)
German (7)
Spanish (7)
Multiple languages (3)
Italian (2)
Catalan (1)
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