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Hodges, Mike

Overview
Works: 101 works in 375 publications in 7 languages and 4,153 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Music  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Performer, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Mike Hodges
Publications by Mike Hodges
Most widely held works about Mike Hodges
 
Most widely held works by Mike Hodges
Croupier by Mike Hodges( visu )
36 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 562 libraries worldwide
London's gambling world is the setting where aspiring writer Jack Manfred, suffering from writer's block, takes a job as a croupier to support his art. Knowing the dangers of the cards, Jack is adamant about remaining a professional outsider, but the temptations of the game inevitably swallow him deeper than he could have ever anticipated
Flash Gordon by Mike Hodges( visu )
56 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 561 libraries worldwide
When energy waves pull the moon out of orbit, New York Jets quarterback Flash Gordon unwittingly finds himself heading for the planet Mongo, where, with the assistance from beautiful Dale Arden, he will take on Ming the Merciless and rescue humankind
Get Carter by Mike Hodges( visu )
56 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 541 libraries worldwide
A small-time gangster journeys to Newcastle to investigate and avenge his brother's killing. Once there he finds himself drawn into the local underworld where he encounters the full spectrum of violence and corruption
Get Carter : a screenplay by Mike Hodges( Book )
26 editions published between 1971 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 466 libraries worldwide
I'll sleep when I'm dead by Trevor Preston( visu )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 390 libraries worldwide
Will Graham is a former London gangster who moved out to the country. Will's younger brother, Davey, is enjoying his life as a man about town, and dabbling in drug dealing, when, one night, a man has him followed and brutally assaults him. Davey returns home and takes his own life. Will, finds himself back in London, where he learns of Davey's death. He investigates what happened that night with his old friend. As Will tries to piece together what happened, he visits Helen, his former lover. Will uncovers the truth and is faced with the unpleasant prospect of avenging Davey's death
Damien, Omen II by Don Taylor( visu )
10 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
Since the sudden and highly-suspicious death of his parents, 12 year-old Damien has been in the charge of his billionaire uncle Richard Thorne. Widely feared to be the Antichrist, Damien relentlessly plots to seize control of his uncle's multi-national food conglomerate and the world. Meanwhile, anyone attempting to unravel the secrets of Damien's sinister past or fiendish future meets with a swift and cruel demise. In this chilling sequel to The Omen, the forces of good and evil battle each other to a taut and terrifying end
Dandelion dead ( visu )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Based on a true crime story that shocked '20s Britain, this compelling mini-series stars Michael Kitchen as Major Herbert Armstrong, a staid lawyer in a small Welsh town who was charged with poisoning his wife and a business rival with arsenic
Watching the Wheels Come Off by Mike Hodges( file )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
From the legendary director of Get Carter comes a wildly entertaining fiction debut-a deliciously dark slice of black crime comedy Today is a day Mark Miles will never forget-and it's only the beginning. Reg Turpin, the new Houdini and one of Mark's few remaining PR clients, is about to attempt a great feat of escapology, followed by the arrival in town of Dr. Herman Temple, the self-appointed guru, who will conduct a seminar on the dynamics of leadership at the Grand Atlantic Hotel. What could go wrong? Nothing, apart from the seedy private investigor who's unpacking his thermal underwear, pa
A prayer for the dying by Mike Hodges( visu )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 109 libraries worldwide
As a school bus merrily speeds past an army caravan, it suddenly explodes. Stunned and horrified Martin Fallon (Mickey Rourke) flees. He had planted the bomb for soldiers, not to kill innocent children. Now, Fallon seeks to escape his violent life against all odds
Pulp ( visu )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and German and held by 100 libraries worldwide
A fiction writer ends up investigating a murder while writing an autobiography for an aging Hollywood actor
The Terminal man ( visu )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Computer scientist Harry Benson undergoes experimental brain surgery to end his potentially dangerous seizures. Shortly after his operation, however, he flees the hospital and escapes to the apartment of his girlfriend. The experiment has backfired and the seizures are returning with a terminal vengeance
Morons from outer space by MGM Home Entertainment Inc( visu )
8 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and Multiple languages and held by 69 libraries worldwide
The search for extra-terrestrial intelligence takes a hilarious turn for the worse as the Earth finds itself invaded by morons from outer space
Black rainbow by Mike Hodges( visu )
12 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 65 libraries worldwide
A medium's ability to communicate with the dead puts her own life in danger
David, Moffett & Ornette ( visu )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
In the spring of 1966, Ornette Coleman wrote and recorded the soundtrack for a Living Theater project called Who's crazy?. This film is a record of the three days Ornette and his two collaborators spent in the studio making music. It is also an eloquent description of the price to be paid for freedom, not just the freedom of collective improvisation, but also the freedom to be yourself
New tempo ( visu )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Set in London, the enigmatic questions about musical sounds put forth by John Cage are interspersed with Rahsaan Roland Kirk's experiments with the actual sounds themselves
Sound?? ( visu )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
An exploration of the nature of music which cuts back and forth between John Cage talking about the relationship between music and sound and Roland Kirk playing the saxophone in this celebration/collaboration by two very different musical iconoclasts who share a similar vision of the boundless possibilities of music
Four feature films ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
The last starfighter: Alex is an 18-year old Earthling who has an extraordinary talent for video game wizardry and conquers the Starfighter game. He is then recruited by alien Centauri to be part of an elite legion of fighters. Leaving behind his trailer park existence, he heads to the outer regions of space. Alex becomes the last hope for the beleaguered Star League and hundreds of worlds, including Earth
David, Moffet & Ornette Sound?? ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Two films about experimental jazz, the first presenting the Ornette Coleman Trio during their visit to Paris in 1966 to record the soundtrack of a Belgian film called "Who's crazy?", the second a musical and cinematographic experiment featuring Roland Kirk and John Cage
David, Moffett, & Ornette the Ornette Coleman Trio, 1966 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
In the spring of 1966, Ornette Coleman wrote and recorded the soundtrack for a Living Theatre project called Who's crazy? This film is a record of the three days Ornette and his two collaborators spent in the studio making music. It is also an eloquent description of the price to be paid for freedom, not just the freedom of collective improvisation, but also the freedom to be yourself
Réquiem por los que van a morir ( visu )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Martin Fallon deja el IRA después de una crisis de conciencia que cuestiona los ideales por los que había luchado. Con la idea de empezar una nueva vida, se traslada a Londres. Pero hasta aquí le persiguen sus antiguos compañeros del IRA. Un gángster le ofrece ayuda. A cambio tendrá que matar a un jefe rival. Fallon accede, pero un sacerdote católico es testigo del asesinato
 
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