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Marshall, Alan 1938-

Overview
Works: 53 works in 351 publications in 6 languages and 10,011 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Prison films  Horror films  Erotic films 
Roles: Producer, Actor, Director, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Alan Marshall
Publications by Alan Marshall
Most widely held works by Alan Marshall
Basic instinct by Paul Verhoeven( visu )
46 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,350 libraries worldwide
A tough but vulnerable detective investigates a murder identical to one described in the latest novel of a cold, calculating and beautiful novelist with an insatiable sexual appetite
Starship troopers by Paul Verhoeven( visu )
31 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,234 libraries worldwide
A handful of dedicated young soldiers must rise to the challenge of intergalactic warfare with a species of terrifying alien insects that threaten to eliminate the human race
Fame by Alan Parker( visu )
16 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,178 libraries worldwide
Story about students at the High School of Performing Arts, New York. Dance sequences include an audition, classes, a ballet solo by Antonia Franceschi, and the ensemble numbers "Fame" and "I sing the body electric."
Midnight express by Alan Parker( visu )
39 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,147 libraries worldwide
This film is based on a true story. William Hayes, a naive young American vacationing with his girlfriend in Istanbul, Turkey, tries to smuggle a couple of kilos of hash out of the country. He is caught, thrown into a Turkish prison, and subsequently raped, tortured, and forced into the brutality that defines the inmates' constant struggle for survival. There are other foreigners there, many for smuggling, and word is that the only way out of the jail is by dying, or taking "the midnight express." Max, his friend and fellow inmate swears, "That train doesn't run around here."
Hollow man by Paul Verhoeven( visu )
20 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 997 libraries worldwide
After years of experimentation, Dr. Sebastian Caine, a brilliant but arrogant scientist working for the Defense Department, has successfully transformed mammals to an invisible state and brought them back to their original physical form. Detemined to achieve the ultimate breakthrough, Caine instructs his team to move on to phase III: human experimentation. Dr. Caine uses himself as the first subject
Cliffhanger by Renny Harlin( visu )
14 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 978 libraries worldwide
"For Rocky Mountain Rescue, the mission is almost routine: locate five climbers. With the woman he loves and his best friend, Gabe Walker braves the icy peaks only to discover that the distress call is really a trap set by merciless international terrorist Eric Qualen. Now millions of dollars and their own lives hang in the balance. Against explosive firepower, bitter cold and dizzying heights, Walker must outwit Qualen in a deadly game of hide-and-seek"--Container
Jacob's ladder by Adrian Lyne( visu )
22 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 868 libraries worldwide
Jacob is a man living in a nightmare. Having survived Vietnam, he's back home in New York City. But memories of both his wartime demons and the accidental death of his son haunt and terrorize him. Jacob's grip on reality begins to slip and only his friend can save him
Angel heart by Alan Parker( visu )
15 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 638 libraries worldwide
A down on his luck detective travels from the tough streets of Brooklyn, to the hot jazz clubs of New Orleans, and finally to voodoo rituals in the swamps of Louisiana
Pink Floyd the wall by Alan Parker( visu )
22 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 461 libraries worldwide
"The story of the wall" is told simply with the music of Pink Floyd, images and natural effects. There is no conventional dialogue to progress the narrative. The story is about Pink, a rock and roll performer, who sits locked in a hotel room, somewhere in Los Angeles. Too many shows, too much dope, too much applause, a burned out case. On the TV, an all too familiar war film flickers on the screen. We shuffle time and place, reality and nightmare as we venture into Pink's painful memories, each one a "brick" in the wall he has gradually built around his feelings
Birdy by Alan Parker( visu )
30 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 406 libraries worldwide
"To escape an irrational world, Birdy (Modine), a Vietnam veteran, sits in an almost catatonic state in an Army hospital, where he has come to believe he is one of the feathered creatures of his boyhood dreams. In an effort to break Birdy's silence, his psychiatrist brings in Al Columbato (Cage), Birdy's loyal best friend of his youth. Al desperately tries to reach the disturbed Birdy and bring him back to reality. The answer may lie in their youth, where the eccentric Birdy first donned wings and the happy-go-lucky Al helped him to fly"--Container
Showgirls by Paul Verhoeven( visu )
17 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 221 libraries worldwide
"Nomi Malone has what it takes to make it as a Las Vegas showgirl-- what she doesn't have is a way in. To survive, she accepts the only job available: lap dancing at a seedy club. And when she meets Cristal, Vegas' reigning showgirl, Nomi wants everything she has-- including her boyfriend. And as Nomi dives deeper into the world she so desperately desires, a rivalry between the two women heats up. The battle for the spotlight becomes so fiercely competitive that it drives Nomi to desperate lengths-- and devious heights-- for fame in Sin City."--Container
Another country by Marek Kanievska( visu )
15 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 163 libraries worldwide
An elderly, exiled British spy remembers his days at an English boarding school in the 1930s. In school, he fell in love with a male classmate, explored his homosexuality, and was exposed to Marxist ideas, both contributing to his activities as a spy. Based on the life of former Cambridge spy Guy Burgess
Bugsy Malone by Alan Parker( visu )
13 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
Bugsy Malone is an hilarious gangster musical set in New York, 1929. It is a world of would-be hoodlums. show girls and dreamers. But it is a world where you never see an adult
House on Haunted Hill ; Don't look in the basement ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
House on Haunted Hill: A homeowner offers five strangers ten thousand dollars if they can last out the night in his house
Starship troopers trilogy ( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Starship troopers: The new millenium brings man face to face with an intelligent race of alien bugs, some thirty feet tall, some that fly and all capable of destroying every living thing on earth. Brave young freedom fighter Johnny Rico trains in an elite infantry unit, while his girlfriend Carmen becomes a top fighter pilot
Homeboy by Michael Seresin( visu )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Johnny Walker es un maduro boxeador, tímido y algo retrasado, que trabaja en un club nocturno. Ya es demasiado viejo para boxear, pero aún así gana la primera pelea que su promotor le consigue para darle una nueva oportunidad. Tras el combate, conoce a dos personas que tendrán una gran influencia en su vida: Pendergras, un mediocre animador de club, y Ruby, una mujer que regenta un tiovivo y de la cual es enamora
4 movie collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Avalon: based loosely on Barry Levinson's own family and their real experiences emigrating to Baltimore in the early 20th century from Eastern Europe
Starship troopers ; Starship troopers 2: hero of the federation ; Starship troopers 3: marauder ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Starship troopers 3: The war against the Bugs continues! A Federation Starship crash-lands on the distant Alien planet OM-1, stranding beloved leader Sky Marshal Anoke and several others, including comely but tough pilot Lola Beck. It's up to Colonel Johnny Rico, reluctant hero of the original Bug Invasion on Planet P, to lead a team of Troopers on a daring rescue mission
Hollow man / Flatliners ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Hollow man: Brilliant scientist Sebastian Caine has one passion: to uncover the secrets of invisibility. Working with his research team in a top-secret government facility, Caine will stop at nothing to achieve his goal, even if it means making himself the project's first human guinea pig. Flatliners: An ambitious, charismatic medical student persuades two classmates to take part in an experiment to determine if there is life after death. Their horror begins when they realize that although they've come back alive, they haven't come back alone
Hollow man: director's cut ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Hollow man 2: A Seattle detective and a biologist find themselves the targets of murder from an invisible assassin gone rogue. Other targets for assassination are the government forces who caused him to become invisible
 
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Alternative Names
Alan Marshall britischer Filmproduzent
Alan Marshall Brits filmproducent
Marshall, Alan
Άλαν Μάρσαλ
Алан Маршалл продюсер
אלן מרשל מפיק בריטי
آلن مارشال تهیه‌کننده بریتانیایی
アラン・マーシャル
亞倫·馬歇爾 (製片人)
Languages
English (265)
Spanish (25)
Italian (9)
French (5)
German (4)
Catalan (2)
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