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Demonaco, James

Overview
Works: 75 works in 314 publications in 8 languages and 6,652 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Police films  Gangster films  Comedy films  Fiction  Crime films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Director, Scenarist, fmd, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by James Demonaco
The Purge by Ethan Hawke( Visual )

52 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The New Founders of America invite you to celebrate your annual right to Purge ... the country's yearly 12 hours of anarchy, when all crime is legal"--Container
The purge : Election year( Visual )

29 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's been two years since Leo Barnes stopped himself from a regrettable act of revenge on Purge Night. Now serving as head of security for Senator Charlie Roan, his mission is to protect her in a run for president and survive the annual ritual that targets the poor and innocent. But when a betrayal forces them onto the streets of D.C. on the one night when no help is available, they must stay alive until dawn, or both be sacrificed for their sins against the state
The Purge by Kiele Sanchez( Visual )

16 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New Founders of America invite you to celebrate your annual right to Purge. Writer/director James DeMonaco returns to craft the next terrifying chapter of dutiful citizens preparing for their country's yearly twelve hours of anarchy
The negotiator by F. Gary Gray( Visual )

24 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Maverick hostage negotiator Danny Roman is framed for embezzlement and murder. Newly-married and unjustly faced with prison, Roman turns hostage-taker to smoke out the guilty ones. Squaring off against him is respected, methodical negotiator Chris Sabian. Under siege and racing the clock, the two lock in a deadly battle of wits"--Container
Jack by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

22 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robin Williams stars as a 10-year-old who acts just like any other 10-year-old boy except that he's in a grown-up body
Assault on Precinct 13 by John Carpenter( Visual )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and French and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A local police station comes under siege from a heavily armed gang trying to free a kingpin gangster whose evidence can incriminate them. Can the few occupants who remain - including a cop, a secretary, and two petty criminals - hold out until help comes?
Feral by James Demonaco( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allie Hilts was still in high school when a fire at a top-secret research facility released an air-borne pathogen that quickly spread to every male on the planet, killing most. Allie witnessed every man she ever knew be consumed by fearsome symptoms: scorching fevers and internal bleeding, madness and uncontrollable violence. The world crumbled around her. No man was spared, and the few survivors were irrevocably changed. They became disturbingly strong, aggressive, and ferocious. Feral. Three years later, Allie has joined a group of hardened survivors in an isolated, walled-in encampment. Outside the guarded walls the ferals roam free, and hunt. Allie has been noticing troubling patterns in the ferals' movements, and a disturbing number of new faces in the wild. Something catastrophic is brewing on the horizon, and time is running out. The ferals are coming, and there is no stopping them
Staten Island, New York( Visual )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parmie wants to take control over the Mafia connections in Staten Island. Sully is a dim-witted septic tank cleaner who is going to be a dad. Jasper works in a deli and gets caught up in Parmie's dealings. The lives of three ambitious men intersect when Sully decides to rob a local mob boss of $50,000
Skinwalkers( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two packs of werewolves, divided by principles, are signaled by the moon of the coming of an ancient prophecy. Timothy is a young boy who is approaching his 13th birthday. He is unaware this marks the time of his transformation. Timothy has been raised by his mother Rachel, his grandmother, his Uncle Jonas, his cousin Katherine and her boyfriend, Adam. Rachel and Timothy have been unaware that the rest of the family are good werewolves and have been guarding Timothy since birth. They know that Timothy is a half blood, and will control the destiny of the family. But they also know that Timothy's power will put him in danger, for there are other werewolves that revel and embrace their blood-lust and are prepared to kill to preserve their way of life
The first purge( Visual )

5 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to the movement that began as a simple experiment: to push the crime rate below one percent for the rest of the year, the New Founding Fathers of America (NFFA) test a sociological theory that vents aggression for one night in one isolated community. But when the violence of oppressors meets the rage of the marginalized, the contagion will explode from the trial-city borders and spread across the nation
The purge : 3-movie collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The purge: If on one night every year, you could commit any crime without facing consequences, what would you do? In a near-future America, the government has sanctioned an annual 12-hour period in which all criminal activity, including murder, becomes legal: the Purge. On this night plagued by violence and an epidemic of crime, one family is tested to see how far they will go to protect themselves when the vicious outside world breaks into their home
Jack : a novel by Beth Nadler( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robin Williams stars as a 10-year-old who acts just like any other 10-year-old boy except that he's in a grown-up body
Feral by James Demonaco( )

6 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From James DeMonaco, the writer/director of The Purge film franchise, comes the provocative and terrifying last stand of a lone outpost of women in the wake of a deadly pandemic. Allie Hilts was still in high school when a fire at a top-secret research facility released an air-borne pathogen that quickly spread to every male on the planet, killing most. Allie witnessed every man she ever knew be consumed by fearsome symptoms: scorching fevers and internal bleeding, madness and uncontrollable violence. The world crumbled around her. No man was spared, and the few survivors were irrevocably changed. They became disturbingly strong, aggressive, and ferocious. Feral. Three years later, Allie has joined a group of hardened survivors in an isolated, walled-in encampment. Outside the guarded walls the ferals roam free, and hunt. Allie has been noticing troubling patterns in the ferals' movements, and a disturbing number of new faces in the wild. Something catastrophic is brewing on the horizon, and time is running out. The ferals are coming, and there is no stopping them. With Feral, writer/director James DeMonaco and acclaimed novelist Brian Evenson have created a challenging and entertaining novel of timely horror and exhilarating suspense
The Curious Chronicles of Jack Bokimble by James Demonaco( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shortly after Jack is born, strange things are afoot in the Bokimble house--glasses fall from shelves, and nothing seems to be where Mr. and Mrs. Bokimble left it. Jack's parents begin to sense that there's something strange about their son, and it's not long before they realize that he has a secret friend: his magical shadow. Is Jack's shadow a superpower that he needs to control and master? Or is it a curse that will separate him from others? Travel with Jack on his boyhood journey as he learns not only how to control his magical shadow but what it means to be different--a story that mines the potential for magic and mystery in all of us
American Nightmare est-ce que vous survivrez ?( Visual )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans une Amérique rongée par une criminalité débridée et des prisons surpeuplées, le gouvernement a donné son accord pour qu'une fois par an, pendant 12 heures, toutes activités criminelles, meurtres inclus, soient légalisées. La police ne peut intervenir. Les hôpitaux suspendent leurs services. Une nuit durant, les citoyens sont à même de définir leurs propres règles et de faire leur propre loi, sans avoir à craindre de sanctions. Au cours d'une telle nuit hantée par la violence et le crime, une famille va devoir faire un choix - bourreau ou victime ? - face à un inconnu venu frapper à sa porte
Little New York( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in French and English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Negociador( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El mejor negociador de rehenes del Departamento de Policía, Danny Roman, ha sido acusado de asesinato y malversación. Ahora deberá hacer frente injustamente a una condena de prisión
La notte del giudizio : election year( Visual )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in Multiple languages and Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Durante la campagna elettorale presidenziale americana prendono piede le proteste contro la "notte del giudizio" che alcuni ritengono sia solo un metodo del governo per ridurre la popolazione povera e le relative spese di assistenza. La candidata alla presidenza senatrice Charlie Roan - che visse una terribile esperienza 18 anni prima durante uno dei primi "sfoghi" - intende eliminare la notte in cui ogni crimine è concesso. Ma i cosiddetti Nuovi Padri Fondatori, che l'hanno introdotta, non stanno con le mani in mano. Sostengono Edwidge Owens, un religioso rivale di Charlie, ma soprattutto vogliono usare la prossima notte del giudizio per eliminare la rivale. (Mymovies)
Asalto al distrito 13 Assault on precint 13( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quedan pocas horas para que el año toque a su fin y la comisaría del distrito 13, una de las más antiguas de Detroit, está a punto de cerrar. Pero, este mismo día, el 31 de diciembre por la mañana, el mafioso Marion Bishop es esposado y acaba en un autobús que le lleva a la cárcel con varios delincuentes: un yonqui, un estafador y una mujer, miembro de una banda. Pero la tormenta de nieve arrecia y ante la imposibilidad de alcanzar la cárcel de alta seguridad, sólo consigue llegar a la comisaría del distrito 13
The kill point( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mr. Wolf" is an Iraq war veteran who leads his ex-platoon on a daring bank heist during broad daylight. But when the robbery goes tragically wrong, the onetime soldier has no choice but to take hostages - and take sides against the country that he once served. Going head-to-head with Mr. Wolf is "Horst Cali," a no-nonsense hostage negotiator who refuses to back down in the face of mounting pressure. What follows is a match of wits and guts between two men who both have something to prove - and everything to lose
 
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Alternative Names
DeMonaco, James 1969-

James DeMonaco Amerikaans filmregisseur

James DeMonaco réalisateur américain

James DeMonaco regista statunitense

James DeMonaco US-amerikanischer Regisseur, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent

Monaco, James De

Monaco, James de 1969-

Джеймс ДеМонако

Ջեյմս ԴեՄոնակո

ג'יימס דה מונקו

جيمس ديموناكو مُخرج وكاتب ومنتج أمريكي

جیمز دموناکو فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، نویسنده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

ஜேம்ஸ் டேமோனகோ

드모나코, 제임스 1969-

제임스 디모너코 미국의 영화 각본가, 감독

ジェームズ・デモナコ

詹姆斯·狄莫納哥

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