WorldCat Identities

Larson, Nathan 1970-

Works: 148 works in 538 publications in 8 languages and 18,265 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  War films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Crime films  Fiction 
Roles: Composer, Author, Editor, Musician, Performer, Author of screenplay, Singer, Instrumentalist, Actor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Nathan Larson
Margin call by J. C Chandor( Visual )

41 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who cares about the suffering--existential, financial, or other--of those who blindly mismanaged our monies into this ever-expanding, nay, verily bottomless pit of debt? No one, but this film may help viewers understand A) the birth of current financial woes, and B) what it might have been like, in those first few hours within the confines of an early investment trading firm casualty. Fueled by a mass layoff, a thumb drive, and a rocket-scientist-cum-analyst who really understands the numbers, the last night of good times on Wall Street unfolds as rung by rung, up the executive ladder, travels news that is -- apocalyptic. For viewers who still have no idea of how 2008's meltdown happened, this film is one fiction that will make it ever so much more real
A walk in the woods by Robert Redford( Visual )

9 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Bryson, instead of retiring to enjoy his loving and beautiful wife and large and happy family, challenges himself to hike the Appalachian Trail: 2,200 miles of America's most unspoiled, spectacular, and rugged countryside from Georgia to Maine. The peace and tranquility he hopes to find, though, is anything but, when the only person he can find willing to join him on the trek is his long-lost former friend Katz, a down-on-his-luck serial philanderer
The messenger by Oren Moverman( Visual )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une jeune tête brûlée de l'armée doit réorienter sa carrière militaire suite à une blessure de guerre. Il intègre une cellule méconnue, chargée d'annoncer aux familles la mort des victimes tombées au combat. Formé par un vieux routier de cette discipline, il va découvrir que la mission est en réalité bien plus difficile que tout ce qu'il a connu au front
Dirty pretty things by Stephen Frears( Visual )

36 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Okwe is an illegal immigrant living in London. He was a doctor in his homeland and now works two jobs - during the day as a taxi driver, at night as a hotel desk clerk. When a prostitute tells him there's a mess in one of the hotel's bathrooms, Okwe finds a human heart in the toilet. Using his previous knowledge of medicine, he begins to solve the case of where the heart came from and soon delves into the world of body organ black-markets. He finds that his only friend, Senay, a Turkish illegal immigrant chambermaid, may be next to be used for organ parts
The skeleton twins( Visual )

9 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dos mellizos que ya no tienen relación, Maggie y Milo, están con la soga al cuello cuando una inesperada reunión los obliga a plantearse por qué sus vidas son un desastre. Cuando se vuelven a ver se dan cuenta de que la clave para arreglar su vida puede ser arreglar su relación
Tigerland by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

26 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En septiembre de 1971, un pelotón de reclutas arriba al campo de entrenamiento de Tigerland, una especie de pantano similar a todos los de Vietnam. Jim Paxton se ha alistado sobre todo para adquirir una experiencia y un conocimiento de la guerra del Vietnam que le permitan después escribir libros sobre la contienda. En Vietnam entabla amistad con Roland Bozz, un tejano que tiene la extraña cualidad de andar siempre metido en problemas
Like dandelion dust by Kate Levering( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and German and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wendy and Rip Porter are a working-class couple fighting to regain custody of Joey, the young son Wendy gave up for adoption when Rip went to prison seven years earlier. But Joey's adoptive parents will stop at nothing to ensure that the small boy stays in the only home he's ever known
The woodsman by Nicole Kassell( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and French and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pedophile attempts to pull his life together after serving a 12-year prison sentence
Stockholm noir( )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A love song for Bobby Long by Shainee Gabel( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and German and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Im Haus einer verstorbenen Sängerin lernen zwei aus dem universitären Betrieb ausgestiegene Literaten die vernachlässigte Tochter der Verstorbenen kennen, die das festgefahrene Leben der beiden Männer gehörig durcheinander bringt. Die melancholische Komödie huldigt auf kenntnisreiche Art dem Literaturbetrieb und zeichnet dank eines klug durchdachten Buchs ein sensibles Gruppenporträt, in dessen Verlauf über Werden und Vergehen philosophiert wird. Die überzeugenden Hauptdarsteller tragen zum Gelingen des künstlerischen Konzepts bei. [film-dienst]
Silent house( Visual )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her father decides to sell the family summer home: Sarah and her uncle join him to clean out and close up the house. As strange sounds begin to unnerve her, Sarah finds that she is alone and sealed inside. Real fear plays out in real time. No contact with the outside world, no way out and no one there to help her. Sarah's panic turns to terror and events become increasingly ominous. Will any of them survive?--Container
Juliet, naked( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Annie (Byrne) is stuck in a long-term relationship with Duncan (O'Dowd), an obsessive fan of obscure rocker Tucker Crowe (Hawke). When the acoustic demo from Tucker's 25-year-old hit album surfaces, its release leads to a life-changing encounter with the elusive musician in this heartwarming story about finding love when and where you least expect it."--Container
God's pocket by Christina Hendricks( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in German and English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Mickey Scarpato's stepson Leon, is killed in a construction "accident", Mickey quickly tries to bury the bad news along with the body. But even in the gritty, blue-collar neighborhood of God's Pocket, PA, no secret can stay hidden forever. When a local columnist comes sniffing around for the truth, Mickey quickly finds himself stuck in a life-and-death struggle compounded by a body he can't bury, a wife he can't please, and a debt he can't pay
The Dewey Decimal system : a novel by Nathan Larson( Book )

18 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York City has collapsed, and a veteran, nicknamed "Dewey Decimal" because he works in the New York Public Library, agrees to become a henchman for a New York D.A., but soon comes to regret his participation in the violence and mayhem involved in his work
Tiger eyes by Frank Scheffer( Visual )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Davey is a 17 year-old girl abruptly relocated by her grieving mother to the strange 'atom bomb' town of Los Alamos, New Mexico. With the sudden and violent death of her father, the displaced Davey no longer knows who to be or how to fit in. Everything that once mattered suddenly seems insignificant. But when she meets Wolf, a mysterious young Native-American, while exploring the surrounding canyons, she feels he is able to see past her pain and into her true self
Little fish by Cate Blanchett( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After years of treading water in her career and redeeming herself after a troubled past, Tracy Heart sets a goal of owning her own business. Her goals are torn apart by the return of her ex-boyfriend and the criminal intentions of her brother
Choke by Clark Gregg( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sex addict Victor Mancini works at a colonial reenactment theme park. He tries to hook up with everything on two legs. He courts the love and money of complete strangers via a demented con that might just kill him. But first, Victor must save his dying, delusional mother by seducing and impregnating her comely physician, a task easier said than done. A twisted tale of dysfunction, salvation, love and libido
Boys don't cry by Kimberly Peirce( Visual )

43 editions published between 1999 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the life of Teena Brandon, a transgender youth who preferred life in her male identity as Brandon Teena
The nervous system : a novel by Nathan Larson( Book )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and French and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Decimal busies himself retrieving and hiding files of sensitive information from the office of his former boss, DA Daniel Rosenblatt, who's been dead for six weeks. I should know. I shot the man myself, as Decimal admits. U.S. Sen. Clarence Howard, apparently unaware Rosenblatt is dead, threatens Decimal into trying to locate Rosenblatt. Seeking leverage, Decimal finds it in a photo of Howard with a Korean prostitute. Decimal's frantic attempt to learn the girl's fate leads him into hostile Korean and Chinese enclaves as well as battles with troops and police in Howard's employ
Traitors( Visual )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in Arabic and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To keep her parents from being evicted and fund her Clash-inspired punk band, Malika takes a job smuggling drugs over the mountains. Her partner in the run is a world-weary veteran drug mule, who unexpectedly wins Malika's sympathy
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The woodsman
The Dewey Decimal system : a novel
Alternative Names
Nathan Larson

Nathan Larson Amerikaans componist

Nathan Larson amerikansk komponist

Nathan Larson amerikansk kompositör

Nathan Larson compositeur

Nathan Larson US-amerikanischer Filmkomponist und Musiker

Натан Ларсон

נתן לרסון מוזיקאי אמריקאי

ناتان لارسون آهنگساز آمریکایی

ناثان لارسون