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Marshall, Alan 1938-

Overview
Works: 34 works in 292 publications in 6 languages and 9,475 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Prison films  Horror films  Erotic films 
Roles: Producer
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 )
48 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,342 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 )
30 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,170 libraries worldwide
Set on the future earth. Johnny Rico is a young student dating a girl named Carmen. When Carmen decides she wants to become a citizen by joining the military, Johnny follows and joins as well. He soon realizes that he joined for the wrong reasons. Just as he is about to quit, an asteroid that originated from the orbit of planet Klendathu hits Buenos Aires and kills his family. From the bridge of the Fleet Battlestation Ticonderoga to the descolate terrain of the alien planet, they must battle shrieking, fire-spitting, brain-sucking, large-scaled space bugs
Fame by Alan Parker( visu )
11 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,164 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 )
24 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,125 libraries worldwide
American citizen Billy Hayes is sentenced to four years in a brutal Turkish prison after being caught trying to smuggle hashish out of Istanbul. When his sentence is changed to life just days before his release, he has no choice but to try to escape
Cliffhanger by Renny Harlin( visu )
13 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 1,033 libraries worldwide
Rocky Mountain rescue workers discover a distress call to locate five climbers is really a trap set by a merciless international terrorist, and millions of dollars and their own lives hang in the balance
Hollow man by Paul Verhoeven( visu )
16 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 992 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
Jacob's ladder by Adrian Lyne( visu )
16 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and German and held by 861 libraries worldwide
"... a Vietnam vet [is] haunted by the memories of war and the death of his young son. As Jacob starts to experience visions of demons all around him, he begins to question what is real. Is he going insane? Is he suffering from post-traumatic stress? Or could he be caught in the middle of some horrific supernatural battle he can't understand?"-- Back of container
Angel heart by Alan Parker( visu )
14 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 622 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 )
14 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and held by 428 libraries worldwide
Told with music rather than conventional dialogue, follows the descent of a burned out rock performer as he sits in his motel room watching war movies and slowly losing touch with reality
Birdy by Alan Parker( visu )
24 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 387 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 )
21 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 208 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 deperate lengths-- and devious heights-- for fame in Sin City."--Container
Homeboy by Michael Seresin( visu )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 39 libraries worldwide
A boxer who finally gets his big break finds that his life as well as his career is put on the line by the devious dealings of his manager
Pink Floyd The wall movie ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
A burned-out rock performer sits in a motel room watching war movies and slowly loses touch with reality
Angel heart aux portes de l'enfer ( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in French and English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Harry Angel est un détective privé. Un homme se faisant appelé Louis Cypher l'engage pour rechercher un certain Johnny Favourite. Son enquête à peine commencée, toutes les personnes qu'il contacte ayant connu Johnny sont tuées dans des circonstances mystérieuses. Au fur et à mesure qu'il apprend des choses sur lui-même et son client, Harry découvre qu'il doit se battre pour sa propre survie et négocier avec le diable en personne
El Expreso de Medianoche Midnight express by Alan Parker( visu )
8 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 11 libraries worldwide
La historia real de Billy Hayes, un joven americano sentenciado en Turquía a 30 años de prisión por contrabando de droga. Billy soporta las palizas y vejaciones de las que es objeto en la cárcel hasta que comprende que, si no logra escapar, morirá
Instinto básico ( visu )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Un inspector de policía, ex-drogadicto y ex-alcohólico, debe hacerse cargo del caso del asesinato de un magnate de la música. Descubre que el asesino se ha basado en una de las novelas de Catherine Tramell, la principal sospechosa
Bugsy Malone by Alan Parker( Book )
2 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and held by 7 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
Birdy : le ali della libertà ( visu )
3 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in Italian and English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Al (nicolas cage) ist der Extrovertierte: er redet gern und kann es mit den Girls gut. Birdy (matthew modine) ist der Introvertierte: er redet kaum, für ihn sind die Flügel eines Vogels dass eigene Nest. Er will mit sich alleine sein, in seiner eigenen Welt leben. Da lernen sich Al und Birdy kennen, in dem trostlosen Slum-Viertel der heruntergekommenen Strassen Süd-Philadelphias. Birdy, der immer davon träumt, ein Vogel zu werden und aus dem tristen Vorstadtleben davonzufliegen, und der lebensfrohe Al machen die Gegend unsicher. Bis der Vietnamkrieg die Freundschaft jäh auseinander reisst. Al wird von einer Mine schwer verwundet, Birdy gab der Krieg den Rest und er landet in einer trostlosen Irrenanstalt. Er glaubt ein Vogel zu sein. Ganz behutsam versucht Al, den Freund wieder aus seiner Traumwelt zu befreien. Al kommen Zweifel, ob das überhaupt richtig ist... (Quelle: CeDe.ch
Shoot the moon ( visu )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
After fifteen years of marriage, an affluent couple divorce and take up with new partners
El Hombre sin sombra ( visu )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Un brillante y carismático científico se encuentra al frente de un proyecto desarrollado por el gobierno norteamericano para descubrir el secreto de la invisibilidad. Cuando la fórmula resulta un auténtico éxito en las pruebas de laboratorio con animales, Caine desobedece las órdenes del Pentágono y se convierte él mismo en el primer ser humano que se somete a la nueva y revolucionaria fórmula. Sin embargo, las cosas se complican cuando el científico descubre que el proceso de invisibilidad es irreversible. Sus ayudantes, Linda McKay y Matthew Kensington, intentan contrarrestar los efectos de la fórmula por todos los medios, pero el invisible Caine, animado por sus ansias de grandeza, pronto empieza a sufrir los efectos de su descubrimiento. El laboratorio secreto se convierte en un auténtico campo de batalla cuando los científicos se dan cuenta de que Caine, transformado en un ser de enormes poderes, los considera una amenaza para su propia existencia
 
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Alternative Names
Alan Marshall britischer Filmproduzent
Marshall, Alan
Άλαν Μάρσαλ
Алан Маршалл продюсер
آلن مارشال تهیه‌کننده بریتانیایی
アラン・マーシャル
Languages
English (214)
Spanish (35)
French (9)
German (4)
Italian (4)
Catalan (3)
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