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Franco, Larry J.

Overview
Works: 87 works in 384 publications in 7 languages and 23,385 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Superhero films  Biographical films  Crime films  Comedy films 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 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 Christian Bale( visu )
32 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,951 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 Mark S Waters( visu )
19 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,685 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
Jurasic Park III by Sam Neill( visu )
31 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,222 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 )
25 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,118 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 )
20 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 2,008 libraries worldwide
El científico Bruce Banner tiene, por decirlo suavemente, un temperamento fuerte. Tras su brillante historial de investigador en el campo de la tecnología genética se oculta un pasado doloroso y casi olvidado. Su ex-novia, la también brillante investigadora Betty Ross, se ha cansado de esperar a que Bruce rompa su bloqueo emocional, resignándose a convertirse en una observadora interesada de la discreta vida del científico. Desde su posición de observadora, Betty asiste a un accidentado episodio de la revolucionaria investigación de Banner. Se produce una explosión y Bruce toma una decisión heroica que le lleva a salvar una vida y a permanecer intacto en apariencia pese a que su cuerpo ha absorbido una dosis letal de rayos gamma
October sky by Joe Johnston( visu )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,454 libraries worldwide
In the 1950s, a West Virginia teen turns his gaze from a black future in the coal mines below to the black vault above as news of the Sputnik launch ignites a life-changing interest in rocket science
Anonymous by Roland Emmerich( visu )
20 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,412 libraries worldwide
Was Shakespeare a fraud? Who really wrote about cloak-and-dagger political intrigue, illicit romances in the Royal Court, and the schemes of greedy nobles hungry for the power of the throne? Set against the backdrop of the succession of Queen Elizabeth I, and the Essex Rebellion against her, intrigue and suspense advance the theory that it was really Edward De Vere, Earl of Oxford, who penned Shakespeare's plays
White House down by Roland Emmerich( visu )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,399 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
Mars attacks! by Tim Burton( visu )
27 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,072 libraries worldwide
Little green men from Mars attack Earth in an attempt to wipe out the human race. Earth fights back with an unexpected weapon. Take that, Martians!
Jumanji by Joe Johnston( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 1,017 libraries worldwide
When Alan Parrish discovers a mysterious board game, he doesn't realize its unimaginable powers until he is magically transported 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 tries to outwit the game's powerful forces
Big trouble in Little China by Kim Cattrall( visu )
20 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 888 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 Escape from New York by John Carpenter( visu )
27 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 706 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
John Carpenter's Starman by John Carpenter( visu )
14 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 661 libraries worldwide
An alien, from a distant planet, lands in Wisconsin and arrives at the remote cabin of Jenny Hayden, a distraught young widow. The alien (Starman) convinces her to drive him to Arizona, explaining that if he isn't picked up by his mothership in three days he'll die. En route, Starman demonstrates the power of universal love, while Jenny rediscovers her human feelings for passion
The rocketeer by Joe Johnston( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 650 libraries worldwide
The discovery of a top-secret jetpack hurls test pilot Cliff Secord into a daring adventure of mystery, suspense, and intrigue! Cliff encounters an assortment of ruthless villains, led by a Hollywood screen star who's a secret Nazi spy. With the help of his actress girlfriend, the young pilot battles enormous odds to defeat his foes who are anxious to use the device in an evil plan to rule the world! The dangerous mission transforms the ordinary young man into an extraordinary hero
They live by John Carpenter( visu )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 473 libraries worldwide
One man discovers that aliens are masquerading as humans while they lull the public into submission through subliminal advertising messages. Only specially made sunglasses make the deadly truth visible
Jurassic Park adventure pack ( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 322 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
Escape from New York by John Carpenter( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in French and English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
A chilling vision of the future, when New York has become an enclosed, maximum security penitentiary. Air Force One crash lands inside and the President is held hostage. Only one man can bring him back
The Dark Knight trilogy by Christian Bale( visu )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 194 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
Prince of darkness by John Carpenter( visu )
7 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and Turkish and held by 169 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
Jurassic Park : ultimate trilogy ( visu )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
Lost world, Jurassic Park: 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
 
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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
לארי ג'יי פרנקו שחקן אמריקאי
لری جی فرانکو تهیه‌کننده و کارگردان آمریکایی
래리 J. 프랭코
ラリー・J・フランコ
拉瑞·弗蘭科
拉里.J.佛朗哥
Languages
English (251)
Spanish (15)
Italian (10)
German (4)
French (4)
Turkish (3)
Multiple languages (1)
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