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Macdonald, Andrew 1966-

Overview
Works: 39 works in 298 publications in 7 languages and 13,273 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Horror films  Action and adventure films  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Romance films  Coming-of-age films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Andrew Macdonald
Publications by Andrew Macdonald
Most widely held works by Andrew Macdonald
Ex machina by Alex Garland( visu )
19 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,848 libraries worldwide
Caleb, a coder at the world's largest Internet company, wins a competition to spend a week at a retreat belonging to the company's reclusive CEO, Nathan. But when Caleb arrives he finds that he will have to participate in a fascinating experiment with the world's first true artificial intelligence, housed in the body of a beautiful robot woman, Ava. Truths, emotions, and motives are blurred as the relationship between Caleb, Ava, and Nathan intensifies
28 days later by Danny Boyle( visu )
26 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,736 libraries worldwide
An infirmary patient wakes up from a coma to an empty room ... in a vacant hospital ... in a deserted city. A powerful virus, which locks victims into a permanent state of murderous rage, has transformed the world around him into a seemingly desolate wasteland. Now a handful of survivors must fight to stay alive, unaware that the worst is yet to come
Far from the madding crowd by Thomas Vinterberg( visu )
12 editions published in 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,605 libraries worldwide
Based on the literary classic by Thomas Hardy about Bathsheba Everdene who is an independent woman who attracts three different suitors: a sheep farmer; a dashing soldier; and a prosperous, older bachelor. This timeless story of Bathsheba's passions explores the nature of relationships, love and resilience
Trainspotting by Danny Boyle( visu )
90 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,577 libraries worldwide
A young heroin addict in Edinburgh tries to kick the habit but his junkie friends aren't making it easy for him
Never let me go by Kazuo Ishiguro( visu )
15 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,423 libraries worldwide
Kathy, Ruth, and Tommy are best friends who grow up together in the isolated boarding school called Hailsham, with a chilling secret. As children, Kathy is secretly in love with Tommy. Then she sees her best friend Ruth holding Tommy's hand, and is devastated. As adolescents, Tommy and Kathy form a deep connection, only to have Ruth shove them apart with her own romantic demands. As they prepare to leave the school, they learn of their true purpose: each is a clone that will later have their organs harvested for medical purposes. Kathy takes on the role of "Carer," dedicating herself to looking after those being slowly dissected, and eventually Tommy and Ruth prepare to make their first "donations." As the years pass, the group grows apart, before finally reuniting just as both Tommy and Ruth are about to "complete."
28 weeks later by Juan Carlos Fresnadillo( visu )
15 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,145 libraries worldwide
Almost seven months after the Rage virus has annihilated the inhabitants of the London and the British Isles, the U.S. Army declares that the war against infection has been won, and that the reconstruction of the country can begin. In the first wave of returning refugees, a family is reunited, but one of them unwillingly carries a terrible secret. The virus is not yet dead, and this time, it is more dangerous than ever
Dredd by Pete Travis( visu )
12 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,069 libraries worldwide
"The America of the post-apocalyptic future is an irradiated wasteland, a vast ultraviolent world where criminals control the mean city streets. Ultimate law enforcers like Dredd ... and his new partner, Anderson ... are Judges--the only force battling for justice. Dispatched by the central authority, the Judges' target is Ma-Ma ... a ruthless boss bent on expanding her criminal empire through sales of Slo-mo, a dangerous reality-altering drug"--Container
Sunshine by István Szabó( visu )
18 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,000 libraries worldwide
It is the year 2057, the sun is dying and mankind faces extinction. Earth's last hope rests with a courageous crew of eight men and women on a mission to ignite the fading star with a massive nuclear weapon. Deep into their voyage, out of radio contact with Earth, their mission begins to unravel and they find themselves fighting not only for their lives, but for the future of us all
The beach by Danny Boyle( visu )
19 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 747 libraries worldwide
"A young American backpacker ... on a secret, deceptively perfect beach ... will discover that 'heaven on earth' can instantly change into a jungle of seduction and danger"--Container
Shallow grave by Danny Boyle( visu )
28 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and Elamite and held by 676 libraries worldwide
When three friends find their new flatmate dead and a suitcase full of money under the bed, they have no trouble deciding how to dispose of the cash, but getting rid of the body is a different story. Their troubles are compounded when they meet the men who come to retrieve the money
A life less ordinary by Danny Boyle( visu )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
A rich, spoiled young woman and a hapless janitor are star-crossed lovers in this twisted romantic comedy. Ewan McGregor stars as a cleaning man in L.A. who takes his boss' daughter hostage after being fired and replaced by a robot. Two "angels" who are in charge of human relationships on earth, offer some unsolicited help to bring this unlikely couple together
28 days later ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Jim is an infirmary patient who wakes up from a coma to find an empty room, in a vacant hospital, in the deserted city of London. A powerful virus, which locks victims into a permanent state of murderous rage, has transformed the world around him into a seemingly desolate wasteland. He runs into a mob of crazed plague victims. He gradually finds other still-human survivors with whom he heads off across the abandoned countryside to find the source of a radio broadcast that is promising salvation, unaware that the worst is yet to come
28 Days Later ( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
28 weeks later : Six months after the rage virus was inflicted on the population of Great Britain, the US Army helps to secure a small area of London for the survivors to repopulate and start again. But not everything goes to plan
Notes on a Scandal by Richard Eyre( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Barbara is a cynical schoolteacher who is close to retirement. Her only means of taking the edge off her desperate loneliness is writing in her journal. Sheba is a younger, attractive woman, who joins the faculty as an art teacher. Barbara watches her from afar and has nothing but caustic things to say in her diary. Barbara finds herself reaching out to Sheba. Sheba responds by inviting her to dinner at her house to meet Sheba's lecturer husband and their two children. Later, when Barbara discovers that Sheba is having a sexual relationship with a 15-year old student, Barbara realizes that knowledge of this secret gives her power over Sheba which she can use for her own purposes. Sheba becomes uneasy with Barbara's friendship. The tenuous relationship between the two women reaches a crisis point when Barbara's cat is dying and she asks Sheba to go with her to the vet. Sheba chooses to go with her family to see their son in a play instead. In revenge, Barbara sets in motion the scandal that will rock both their lives in ways they never imagined
The beach : Man in the iron mask, William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
The beach: A young backpacker in Thailand searching for something different learns of the existence of an idyllic island which is not even on the map. Once he reaches the island, he discovers a secret commune of international drifters living off fish and pot. The man's arrival coincides with growing tension between factions, leading to the commune's violent demise
Ex machina by Alex Garland( visu )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Caleb, a coder at the world's largest Internet company, wins a competition to spend a week at a retreat belonging to the company's reclusive CEO, Nathan. But when Caleb arrives he finds that he will have to participate in a fascinating experiment with the world's first true artificial intelligence, housed in the body of a beautiful robot woman, Ava. Truths, emotions, and motives are blurred as the relationship between Caleb, Ava, and Nathan intensifies
28 días después ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Un poderoso virus se desata. Transmitido en una gota de sangre y con efectos devastadores a los poco segundos, el virus aprisona a los infectados en un estado permamente de ira asesina. En el lapso de 28 días, el país está indudado de enfermos y un puñado de supervivientes comienza su lucha por rescatar un futuro, advirtiendo en el intento que el virus fatídico no es lo único que les amenaza
28 days later ; 28 weeks later ; Mirrors ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
28 days later: An infirmary patient wakes up from a coma to an empty room ... in a vacant hospital ... in a deserted city. A powerful virus, which locks victims into a permanent state of murderous rage, has transformed the world around him into a seemingly desolate wasteland. Now a handful of survivors must fight to stay alive, unaware that the worst is yet to come
The parole officer To ni misja nemogoče! by Steve Coogan( visu )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in Spanish and English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Hopeless parole officer Simon Garden (Coogan) is framed for a murder he didn't commit and the security video that can prove his innocence is locked in a bank vault. Recruiting four inept ex-criminals Simon decides to retrieve the video by breaking into the vault
The beach by Alex Garland( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Press kit includes: 1 booklet (production and biographical information), 8 black and white still photographs
 
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Alternative Names
Andrew Macdonald brit filmproducer
Andrew Macdonald britischer Filmproduzent
Andrew Macdonald Brits filmproducent
Andrew Macdonald (producent)
Άντριου ΜακΝτόναλντ
Эндрю Макдональд
אנדרו מקדונלד
アンドリュー・マクドナルド
安德魯·麥克唐納
安德魯·麥當勞
Languages
English (230)
Spanish (29)
German (6)
French (6)
Italian (4)
Elamite (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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