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Murphy, John 1965 March 4-

Works: 54 works in 310 publications in 7 languages and 14,007 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Police films  Film adaptations  Gangster films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Composer, Musician, Performer, Author, Conductor, Other, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by John Murphy
Miami vice by Michael Mann( Visual )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a tragic security breach in the Joint Inter-Agency Task Force. Since they are not part of the compromised group, the FBI askes for help from the Miami authorities. This assignment goes to Detectives James 'Sonny' Crockett and Ricardo 'Rico' Tubbs. Going undercover as Sonny Burnett and Rico Cooper, the two become offshore boat racers and outlaw smugglers. They take on the narcotrafficking network of the mysterious Archangel de Jesus Montoya-Londono and his Cuban Chinese banker Isabella. The intensity of the case pushes Crockett and Tubbs out onto the edge where identity and fabrication become blurred, where cop and player become one. When Crockett falls for the married Isabella, Tubbs's loved ones are assaulted
28 days later by Danny Boyle( Visual )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 1,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A powerful virus is unleashed in Britain. Transmitted in a drop of blood and devastating within seconds, the virus locks those infected into a permanent state of murderous rage. Within 28 days the country is overwhelmed and a handful of survivors begin their attempts to salvage a future
Guess who by David Ronn( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 1,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Percy Jones is the understandably proud father of Theresa. She is a beautiful and intelligent young woman living in New York City. When Percy learns that his daughter is seriously dating a young man, he decides to do some research, and learns that her beau is a solid businessman. Percy arranges to meet Theresa's boyfriend and is a bit taken aback when he meets Simon. Percy never guessed that his daughter was involved in an interracial relationship. When it becomes clear that Simon and Theresa's relationship is likely to be altar-bound, Percy finds himself suddenly full of misgivings about the young man
Kick-ass by Matthew Vaughn( Visual )

16 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dave Lizewski est un adolescent gavé de comics qui ne vit que pour ce monde de super-héros et d?incroyables aventures. Décidé à vivre son obsession jusque dans la réalité, il se choisit un nom - Kick-Ass - se fabrique lui-même un costume, et se lance dans une bataille effrénée contre le crime. Dans son délire, il n?a qu?un seul problème : Kick-Ass n?a pas le moindre superpouvoir
City by the Sea by Michael Caton-Jones( Visual )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arresting killers is Manhattan detective LaMarca's job. This time is different, the fugitive suspect LaMarca is tracking ends up being his own son. LaMarca must bring the accused to justice. But as a father, he must put his job on the line to find a way to save his own son
Snatch by Guy Ritchie( Visual )

36 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A diamond heist gone haywire launches gangster, bookies and a dog on a rollicking ride through the rugged world of bare-knuckle boxing in search of the missing stone"--Container
Millions by Danny Boyle( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The United Kingdom decides to convert to the Euro in seven days. For the Irish criminal world, it's the biggest opportunity as there ever was. When a railway heist goes wrong and an enormous bag of money falls from the sky into the hands of Damian and Anthony, there's only one thing the two can do, spend it like there's no tomorrow. But Damian and Anthony have differing views on what to do with the money. What they both discover is that money can cause lots of problems
28 weeks later by Juan Carlos Fresnadillo( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this heart-stopping horro sequel to 28 Days Later, the U.S. army steps in to help repatriate mainland Britain after the rage virus has finally been eliminated. But one of the returning refugees carries a terrible secret that threatens to reignite the deadly explosion of bloodlust, carnage and chaos."--Container
Armored by Nimród Antal( Visual )

14 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime thriller in which a group of armoured transport security employees decide to stage a heist against their own company. Bored of their middle rate existence, Cochrane (Matt Dillon), Quinn (Jean Reno), Baines (Laurence Fishburne), Palmer (Amaury Nolasco) and Dobbs (Skeet Ulrich) seize the opportunity to plot a heist when they are told of an imminent job involving the transport of $42 million. An obstacle comes in their way when new employee Ty Hackett (Columbus Short) is grouped with them. Desperate to continue with their plan, they use Ty's poverty to convince him to take part in the heist. However, even the most fail-safe plans have a way of going awry
The perfect score( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six teens decide to steal the answer sheet to the college-entrance exam that will determine what schools they eventually attend
The last house on the left( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emma, John, and Mari Collingwood head out on vacation to their summer lake house. Shortly after arriving, Mari borrows the family car and drives into town to spend time with her friend Paige. While Paige is working the cash register at a local store, she and Mari meet Justin, a teenager passing through the town. Justin invites them both back to his hotel room to smoke some weed. After kidnapping and ruthlessly assaulting the two girls, Justin's father and his gang unknowingly find shelter from a storm at the home of Mari's parents, two ordinary people who will go to increasingly gruesome extremes to get revenge
Friday after next by Marcus Raboy( Visual )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Craig and Day-Day have finally gotten jobs as mall security guards and have moved into their own crib. When a fake Santa robs their rundown apartment on Christmas Eve, the two embark on an adventure to track down the bandit and retrieve their stolen loot
InterMission by Mark O'Rowe( Visual )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the suburbs of Dublin, more than a dozen strangers find their paths colliding in sometimes violent, sometimes absurd ways. When the desperately insecure and emotionally inarticulate John breaks up with Deirdre to 'give her a little test' his plan backfires leaving her broken-hearted and him alone and miserable. Through chance and coincidence, their break-up triggers a roller coaster ride of interweaving escapades in the lives of everyone around them
28 days later( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member 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
Liam by Stephen Frears( Visual )

29 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Liam, a seven-year-old boy growing up in Liverpool during the 1930s. As he prepares for his First Communion, young Liam tries to make sense of the complex and unsettled world around him, a world that is about to change forever due to economic, political and social upheaval
Battle for Haiti : Rebuilding in the Face of Gang Violence and Corruption( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the aftermath of the 2010 earthquake, Haiti's political and social stability are threatened following a prison break reintroducing some of the country's most violent criminals into the general population, resulting in a reign of terror by criminal gangs
One more kiss( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Sarah realizes her successful lifestyle is devoid of meaning, she packs her bags and heads for her hometown in the Scottish Borders to look for her only true love, who is now married
Miami vice : original motion picture soundtrack( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New best friend( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colby University is the playground for the young adults of the rich and powerful. Into this world steps a girl of modest means who dreams of becoming a lawyer. When she meets the beautiful and popular Hadley, she quickly becomes a member of an elite clique. She's about to learn the hard way that her new friends walk a dangerous line
Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels by Guy Ritchie( Visual )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high-octane fuelled East-End gangster comedy thriller that takes you into London's seedy underworld with brilliant street-wise dialogue and razor sharp black comedy
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Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.10 for Guess who ... to 0.36 for Liam / ...)

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SnatchArmoredThe perfect score
Alternative Names
John Murphy britischer Filmkomponist

John Murphy britisk komponist

John Murphy Brits componist

John Murphy brittisk kompositör

John Murphy compositeur anglais

John Murphy compositor inglés

John Murphy compositore inglese

Murphy, John

Murphy, John, 1965 Mar. 4-

Murphy, John R. 1965-

Мёрфи, Джон

Мёрфи, Джон (композитор)

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جان مورفی آهنگساز بریتانیایی

جون ميرفي