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Shannon, Michael 1974-

Overview
Works: 152 works in 742 publications in 7 languages and 37,880 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Television crime shows  Gangster television programs  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Television series  Biographical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Author, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Michael Shannon
Publications by Michael Shannon
Most widely held works about Michael Shannon
 
Most widely held works by Michael Shannon
Pearl Harbor by Michael Bay( visu )
34 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 2,938 libraries worldwide
" ... the innocence of a nation is instantly shattered by a sudden and devastating act of warfare. As the lives and loves of a generation are tragically swept into the greatest conflict modern man has ever known - World War II - the events at Pearl Harbor become a supreme test for the strength of the human spirit."--Container
Man of Steel by Zack Snyder( visu )
55 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,740 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
Boardwalk empire ( visu )
42 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 2,231 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the life and times of Enoch 'Nucky' Thompson, Atlantic City's undisputed czar at a time when Prohibition proved to be a major catalyst in the rise of organized crime in America. Season three begins on New Year's Eve 1922-23. The roaring '20s are about to start; though the economy is booming, alcohol has become scarce, competition is fierce, and gangster violence is heating up
Revolutionary road by Sam Mendes( visu )
38 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,107 libraries worldwide
Frank and April Wheeler live a life that appears to be perfect. They live in the Connecticut suburbs with two young children. Frank commutes to New York City where he works in an office job that he hates and has yet to figure out what his passion in life is. April is a housewife who forgoes her dream of being an actress. They are not happy. One day, April suggests that they move to Paris as a means to rejuvenate their life. Initially skeptical, Frank ultimately agrees to April's plan. When circumstances change around the Wheelers, April decides she will do whatever she has to to get herself out of her unhappy existence
Mud by Jeff Nichols( visu )
14 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,797 libraries worldwide
Two boys, Ellis and his best friend Neckbone, find a mysterious man named Mud hiding out on a deserted island in the Mississippi. Mud tells the boys fantastic stories about his life, including how he killed a man in Texas and vengeful bounty hunters are coming to get him. He says he is planning to meet and escape with the love of his life, Juniper. The boys agree to help him, but it isn't long until their small town is besieged by bounty hunters out for blood
Boardwalk empire by Martin Scorsese( visu )
41 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 1,542 libraries worldwide
A lavish period drama set in Atlantic City, following the life and times of Nucky Thompson, the undisputed political and criminal mastermind whose grip on power and control of the city's liquor supply is under constant threat
Take shelter by Jeff Nichols( visu )
31 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,408 libraries worldwide
Curtis LaForche lives in a small town in Ohio with his wife, Samantha, and six-year-old daughter, Hannah, who is deaf. When Curtis begins to have terrifying dreams, he keeps the visions to himself, channeling his anxiety into obsessively building a storm shelter in his backyard. His inexplicable behavior concerns those closest to him, but the resulting strain on his marriage and tension within his community can't compare with Curtis's privately held fear of what his dreams may truly signify
Boardwalk empire ( visu )
22 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,350 libraries worldwide
Atlantic City, 1921. In a city whose fortunes have soared in the wake of Prohibition, Nucky Thompson is paying a steep price for wielding ultimate power in 'the world's playground'. Though the 1920 election is over, Nucky finds himself the target of a federal investigation for vote tampering, and an insurrection by those he counted among his closest allies
Kangaroo Jack by David McNally( visu )
13 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,311 libraries worldwide
Charlie and Louis are from Brooklyn. Charlie's stepfather, Sal, is a crime kingpin who has loaned Charlie a lot of money. Sal sends Charlie and Louis to Australia, where they're to meet and deliver a large amount of cash to a mysterious Mr. Smith. En route to the outback, Charlie and Louis accidentally run over a kangaroo, and they decide to dress the marsupial in sunglasses and Louis' favorite jacket for snapshots. Since the animal wasn't dead, it hops away - taking the mob money with him. wildlife expert; Mr. Jimmy, a wilderness guide; and Blue, a pilot familiar with the outback
World Trade Center by Oliver Stone( visu )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,245 libraries worldwide
The story of John McLoughlin and Will Jimeno, two New York City Port Authority policemen who were trapped in the rubble of the World Trade Center after the September 11, 2001 Terrorist Attacks. As McLoughlin and Jimeno bond together in a fight for survival, the events of that day unfold through their eyes, the eyes of their wives, and those of survivors and rescuers throughout New York City--Adapted from the container
Premium rush by David Koepp( visu )
27 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,155 libraries worldwide
In Manhattan, a bike messenger picks up an envelope that attracts the interest of a dirty cop, who pursues the cyclist throughout the city
The Runaways by Floria Sigismondi( visu )
14 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,139 libraries worldwide
With the success of their all-girl teenage rock band, Joan Jett and Cherie Currie's friendship begins to unwind after Currie decides to leave the group
The night before ( visu )
5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,100 libraries worldwide
Ethan, Isaac and Chris have been friends since childhood, and for a decade, their yearly Christmas Eve reunion has been an annual night of debauchery and hilarity. Now that they're entering adulthood, the tradition is coming to an end, and to make it as memorable as possible, they set out to find the Nutcracka Ball; the Holy Grail of Christmas parties
Midnight special ( visu )
20 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,099 libraries worldwide
A father and son go on the run, pursued by government agents and a cult drawn to the boy's special powers
99 homes by Ramin Bahrani( visu )
11 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,084 libraries worldwide
When single father Dennis Nash is evicted from his home, his only chance to win it back is to go to work for Rick Carver, the charismatic and ruthless businessman who evicted him in the first place. It's a deal-with-the-devil that provides security for his family; but as Nash falls deeper into Carver's web, he finds his situation grows more brutal and dangerous than he ever imagined
The Iceman by Ariel Vromen( visu )
29 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,059 libraries worldwide
Inspired by actual events, The Iceman follows notorious contract killer Richard Kuklinski from his early days in the mob until his arrest for the murder of more than one hundred men. Appearing to be living the American dream as a devoted husband and father, in reality Kuklinski was a ruthless killer-for-hire. When finally arrested in 1986, neither his wife nor his daughters had any clue about his real profession
Jonah Hex by Josh Brolin( visu )
9 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,011 libraries worldwide
Having survived death, Jonah's violent history is steeped in myth and legend and has left him with one foot in the natural world and one on the 'other side.' His one human connection is with Lilah, whose life in a brothel has left her with scars of her own. But Jonah's past catches up with him when the U.S. military makes him an offer he can't refuse: to wipe out the warrants on his head, he must hunt and stop dangerous terrorist Quentin Turnbul
Boardwalk empire ( visu )
17 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 989 libraries worldwide
Season 5 begins in 1931, a full six years after the end of Season 4. In stark contrast with the Roaring '20s, the country is in the throes of the Great Depression, and with the end of Prohibition in sight, Nucky is looking to legitimize himself by forging alliances with liquor producers. Season 5 also includes flashback scenes of Nucky, Eli, the Commodore, Gillian and others from 1884-1900 - childhood experiences that would shape their relationships and their futures
Elvis & Nixon by Liza Johnson( visu )
7 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 933 libraries worldwide
The story of the infamous meeting between Elvis Presley and Richard Nixon in 1970, which was immortalized in the most requested phonograph in the National Archives
The bad lieutenant : port of call New Orleans by Abel Ferrara( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 894 libraries worldwide
Sgt. Terence McDonagh of the New Orleans PD has been promoted to lieutenant, thanks to an act of bravery just after Hurricane Katrina. He jumped into the murky, rising waters of a flooded jail to save a prisoner, injured his back in the process, and now he's addicted to painkillers. That's OK, though, because McDonagh is also addicted to every drug on the planet, and helps himself by raiding the evidence room after drug busts. The slaughter of a Senegalese family--parents, grandmother, and two young children--lands in his lap. The prime suspect is drug dealer Big Fate, who causes Big Fear in the locals, so it's going to be almost impossible to find anyone to connect him to the crime. What with his constant search for drugs, his high-maintenance call girl girlfriend, and a father who's drinking himself to death, is it any wonder the Lieutenant's gone bad?
 
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Michael Shannon acteur américain
Michael Shannon aktor amerykański
Michael Shannon americký herec a hudebník
Michael Shannon Amerikaans acteur
Michael Shannon amerikansk skådespelare
Michael Shannon amerikansk skodespelar
Michael Shannon amerikansk skuespiller
Michael Shannon attore statunitense
Michael Shannon US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Shannon, Michael Corbett.
Shannon, Mike.
Shannon, Mike 1974-
Μάικλ Σάνον
Майкл Шеннон американский актёр
Майкъл Шанън
Мајкл Шенон
Մայքլ Շենոն
מייקל שאנון
מייקל שאנון שחקן אמריקאי
مايكل شانون
مایکل شنون بازیگر آمریکایی
마이클 섀넌
マイケル・シャノン
迈克尔·珊农
Languages
English (381)
German (26)
Spanish (17)
French (9)
Multiple languages (2)
Turkish (1)
Italian (1)
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