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Franco, Larry J.

Overview
Works: 49 works in 336 publications in 7 languages and 21,723 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fantasy films  Superhero films  Comedy films  Biographical films  Crime films 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Larry J Franco
Publications by Larry J Franco
Most widely held works by Larry J Franco
Batman Begins by Christopher Nolan( visu )
30 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,880 libraries worldwide
As a boy a young Bruce Wayne watched in horror as his millionaire parents were slain in front of his eyes. This trauma led him to become obsessed with revenge. After disappearing to the East where he seeks counsel with a ninja cult leader, he returns to his now decaying Gotham City. The City is now overrun by organized crime and dangerous individuals manipulating the system. The discovery of a cave under his mansion, and a prototype armoured suit leads him to take on a new persona. He becomes Batman and strikes fear into the hearts of men who do wrong. With the help of rising cop Jim Gordon, Batman sets out to take down the various criminal schemes that have been set in motion by individuals such as mafia don Falcone, the twisted doctor/drug dealer Jonathan "The Scarecrow" Crane, and a mysterious third party that is quite familiar with Wayne and waiting to strike when the time is right
The Spiderwick chronicles by Tony DiTerlizzi( visu )
16 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,668 libraries worldwide
The moment the Grace family moves into the dilapidated Spiderwick Estate, strange things begin to happen. Jared is a curious, adventurous boy who quickly seeks out and finds the hidden laboratory of his great great uncle Arthur Spiderwick. He unleashes a mysterious force when he locates a field guide full of the secrets of the magical creatures that inhabit the forest surrounding the mansion. His twin brother Simon is calm and reserved. He is the intellectual twin, but is rapidly drawn into the fantastical world of fairies and goblins. Older sister Mallory and their mom are harder to convince, but after the almighty and ruthless ogre leader Mulgarath begins to attack the home, the entire family must band together to combat the hordes of goblins and creatures that lurk just outside
Jurassic Park III by Joe Johnston( visu )
33 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,207 libraries worldwide
When renowned paleontologist Dr. Grant agrees to accompany a wealthy adventurer and his wife on an aerial tour of Isla Sorna, InGen's former breeding ground for prehistoric creatures, he has no idea that he was brought along for a totally different reason. When their plane crashes and they become stranded, they discover the island's native inhabitants are smarter, faster, fiercer and more brutal than imagined
2012 by Roland Emmerich( visu )
23 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,089 libraries worldwide
A geophysical team, who are investigating the effect radiation from other solar systems has on the Earth, learn that the core of the Earth is heating up and warn the President of the United States. While the leaders of the world race to build 'arks' to escape the impending doom, volcanic eruptions and earthquakes of unprecedented strength wreak havoc all over the world
Hulk by Ang Lee( visu )
17 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 1,991 libraries worldwide
David Banner is involved in a freak lab accident exposing him to gamma radiation. As a result, whenever the mild-mannered man becomes angry, he transforms into a huge, rampaging creature that destroys everything in his path
Anonymous by Roland Emmerich( visu )
18 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,411 libraries worldwide
"Set in the political snake-pit of Elizabethan England, Anonymous speculates on an issue that has for centuries intrigued academics and brilliant minds... who was the author of the plays credited to William Shakespeare? Anonymous poses one possible answer, focusing on a time when cloak-and-dagger political intrigue, illicit romances in the Royal Court, and the schemes of greedy nobles hungry for power were exposed in the most unlikely of places: the London stage."--Container
October sky by Homer H Hickam( visu )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,398 libraries worldwide
Widescreen format Rated: PG (Adult themes, low level coarse language). Based on the book Rocket boys by Homer H Hickman
White House down by Roland Emmerich( visu )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,381 libraries worldwide
A John Cale, un agente de policía del Capitolio, le acaban de negar el trabajo de sus sueños protegiendo al presidente James Sawyer con el Servicio Secreto. Para no decepcionar a su hija con la mala noticia, la lleva a hacer un tour por la Casa Blanca. Durante la visita, el complejo es asaltado por un grupo paramilitar fuertemente armado. Ahora, con el gobierno de la nación sumido en el caos y el tiempo agotándose, Cale tendrá que salvar al presidente, a su hija y al país
Jumanji by Chris Van Allsburg( visu )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 987 libraries worldwide
When Allen Parrish discovers a mysterious board game, he doesn't realize its unimaginable powers until he is magically tranported into the untamed jungles of Jumanji! There he remains for 26 years until he is freed from the game's spell by two unsuspecting children. Now a grown man, Alan must outwit the game's powerful forces before any insoluble problems occur
John Carpenter's Escape from New York by John Carpenter( visu )
29 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 949 libraries worldwide
"In a world ravaged by crime, the entire island of Manhattan has been converted to a walled prison where brutal prisoners roam. But when the US president ... crash lands inside, only one man can bring him back: notorious outlaw and form Special Forces war hero Snake Plissken ... But time is short. In 24 hours, an explosive device implanted in his neck will end Snake's mission-- and his life-- unless he succeeds!"--Container
Big trouble in Little China by Kim Cattrall( visu )
24 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 867 libraries worldwide
Jack Burton is a big-talking, wisecracking trucker who goes beneath the streets of San Francisco's Chinatown to battle an army of spirits when his friend's fiancee is kidnapped
John Carpenter's Starman by John Carpenter( visu )
15 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 657 libraries worldwide
"When his spacecraft is shot down over Wisconsin, Starman arrives at the remote cabin of a distraught young widow, Jenny Hayden, and clones the form of her dead husband. The alien convinces Jenny to drive him to Arizona, explaining that if he isn't picked up by his mothership in three days, he'll die. Hot on their trail are government agents, intent on capturing the alien, dead or alive. En route, Starman demonstrates the power of universal love, while Jenny rediscovers her human feelings for passion."
Mars attacks! by Tim Burton( visu )
28 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 571 libraries worldwide
Mean, green invaders from the angry red planet attempt to take over the Earth
They live by John Carpenter( visu )
17 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 526 libraries worldwide
When two men put on special sunglasses they see aliens and subliminal messages
Jurassic Park adventure pack ( visu )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 330 libraries worldwide
Lost world: Four years after the failure of Jurassic Park on Isla Nublar, it is revealed that there was another island ("Site B") on which dinosaurs were bred before being transported to Isla Nublar. Originally issued in 1997
Jurassic Park by Steven Spielberg( visu )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 205 libraries worldwide
Jurassic Park: Scientists develop a means of bringing dinosaurs to life using DNA taken from dinosaur blood, which has been preserved inside insects encased in amber
Prince of darkness by John Carpenter( visu )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 170 libraries worldwide
A group of graduate students and scientists uncover an ancient canister in an abandoned church, but when they open the container, they inadvertently unleash a strange liquid and an evil force on all humanity. As the liquid turns their co-workers into zombies, the remaining members realize they have released the most unspeakable of horrors, Satan himself
The Dark Knight trilogy by Christian Bale( visu )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Dark knight rises: Despite his tarnished reputation after taking the rap for Dent's crimes, Batman intervenes to assist Gotham in its struggle against the villain Bane
Close encounters of the third kind by Steven Spielberg( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Close encounters of the third kind: Roy Neary is a cable worker who, along with several others, become stunned bystanders who have experienced a close encounter of the first kind - witnessing UFOs soar across the sky. After this life-changing event, the inexplicable vision of a strange, mountain-like formation haunts him. He becomes obsessed with discovering what it represents. Meanwhile, bizarre occurrences are happening around the world. Government agents have close encounters of a second kind - discovering physical evidence of extraterrestrial visitors in the form of a lost fighter aircraft from World War II and a stranded military ship that disappeared decades earlier only to suddenly reappear in unusual places. Roy continues to chase his vision to a remote area where he and the agents follow the clues that have drawn them to reach a site where they will have a close encounter of the third kind - contact
Nuttin' but Nat by Larry J Franco( file )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Franco, Larry.
Franco, Larry 1949-
Franco, Larry J. 1949-
Franco, Larry Joseph 1949-
Larry J. Franco Amerikaans filmproducent
Larry J. Franco cinéaste américain
Larry J. Franco produttore cinematografico statunitense
Larry J. Franco US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent und Filmregisseur
Ларри Дж. Франко
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לארי ג'יי פרנקו
لری جی فرانکو تهیه‌کننده و کارگردان آمریکایی
래리 J. 프랭코
ラリー・J・フランコ
Languages
English (245)
Spanish (26)
Italian (11)
French (6)
German (5)
Turkish (3)
Multiple languages (2)
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