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Gaghan, Stephen

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Most widely held works by Stephen Gaghan
Syriana by Stephen Gaghan( Visual )

100 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 3,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There is less oil than the world requires, and that will make some people rich and others dead. Career CIA field operative Bob Barnes is sorting out his midcareer issues--his bosses want him quietly confined to a desk job. Bryan Woodman, an expatriate in Geneva, becomes the financial adviser to idealistic Gulf Prince Nasir. Corporate lawyer Bennett Holiday is finessing the questionable merger of two powerful U.S. oil companies. In Prince Nasir's country, meanwhile, young Pakistani laborer Wasim succumbs to the lure of radical Islam, seeking refuge from the dusty oil fields and crowded hostels in the tranquility of a madrasa. In the labyrinthine, interconnected worlds of espionage and politics, international finance and law, oil and radical Islam, motives and convictions can shape lives, or destroy them
Traffic by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

106 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a mix of interrelated stories: a Mexican policeman finds himself and his partner caught in an often deadly web of corruption; a pair of DEA agents work undercover in a sordid and dangerous part of San Diego; a wealthy drug baron living in upscale, suburban America is arrested and learns how quickly his unknowing and pampered wife takes over his business; and the U.S. President's new drug czar must deal with his increasingly drug-addicted teenage daughter
The Alamo by John Wayne( Visual )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and German and held by 1,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story of the historic 1836 battle in the Texan War of Independence. Facing 4,000 Mexican troops, 186 Texan soldiers and volunteers - including William Travis, Davy Crockett, and Jim Bowie - retreat within the walls of the Alamo, a Franciscan mission that was converted into a military fort. Once inside, the men prepare themselves for what will be a bloody battle to the death. U.S. General Sam Houston leads the charge from the outside. The Texans held the fort for 13 days under siege by General Santa Anna
Traffic by Stephen Gaghan( Book )

37 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A conservative judge is appointed by the President to spearhead America's escalating war against drugs, only to discover that his teenage daughter is an addict
Rules of engagement by Peter Morwood( Visual )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Facing a court martial after the peacekeeping mission he led in Yemen ends in disaster, Col. Terry Childers turns to Hays Hodges, a lawyer whose life he saved in Vietnam
Abandon( Visual )

21 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and French and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katie Burke still has not recovered from her freshman romance 2 years earlier with Embry, and his mysterious disappearance still haunts her. The trail is cold, but detective Wade Handler enter Katie's chaotic campus life to put the pieces of Embry's vanishing and of his own life together
Havoc by Barbara Kopple( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of wealthy Los Angeles teenagers try to become part of the 'gangsta' lifestyle but soon run into trouble when they come face to face with a real gang of Latino drug dealers
Alamo( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story of the historic 1836 battle in the Texan War of Independence. Facing 4,000 Mexican troops, 186 Texan soldiers and volunteers - including William Travis, Davy Crockett, and Jim Bowie - retreat within the walls of the Alamo, a Franciscan mission that was converted into a military fort. Once inside, the men prepare themselves for what will be a bloody battle to the death. U.S. General Sam Houston leads the charge from the outside. The Texans held the fort for 13 days under siege by General Santa Anna
The Alamo by Frank T Thompson( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and Polish and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although the Alamo fell in the early morning of March 6, 1836, the death of the Alamo defenders has come to symbolize courage and sacrifice for the cause of liberty. The memories of James Bowie, Davy Crockett, and William B. Travis are as powerful today as when the Texan Army routed Santa Anna to the cry "Remember the Alamo!" This book is more than a tribute to those who fell defending the mission. It is a thoroughly researched, vividly illustrated, objective description of the circumstances building up to and leading from that stand. By using contemporary writings, this history describes the political and military organizations of both sides, the weapons and equipment available to them, and the enduringly famous personalities involved, creating a vivid picture of this dramatic battle and the period in which it was fought
Syriana by Stephen Gaghan( Book )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everything is connected a politically-charged epic about the state of the oil industry in the hands of those personally involved and affected by it. Plot Synopsis: From writer/director Stephen Gaghan, winner of the Best Screenplay Academy Award for Traffic, comes Syriana, a political thriller that unfolds against the intrigue of the global oil industry. From the players brokering back-room deals in Washington to the men toiling in the oil fields of the Persian Gulf, the film's multiple storylines weave together to illuminate the human consequences of the fierce pursuit of wealth and power. As a career CIA operative (George Clooney) begins to uncover the disturbing truth about the work he has devoted his life to, an up-and-coming oil broker (Matt Damon) faces an unimaginable family tragedy and finds redemption in his partnership with an idealistic Gulf prince (Alexander Siddig). A corporate lawyer (Jeffrey Wright) faces a moral dilemma as he finesses the questionable merger of two powerful U.S. oil companies, while across the globe, a disenfranchised Pakistani teenager (Mazhar Munir) falls prey to the recruiting efforts of a charismatic cleric. Each plays their small part in the vast and complex system that powers the industry, unaware of the explosive impact their lives will have upon the world
Hidalgo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hidalgo: In the 1890's Frank T. Hopkins, a former U.S. Cavalry dispatch rider who is haunted by memories of what he saw at the battle of Wounded Knee, and his mustang Hidalgo, are performing in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, billed as the greatest horse and rider the West has ever known. This leads them to be invited to run in the 3,000 mile endurance race across the Middle Eastern desert, the Ocean of Fire, by one of the leading Arabian Sheiks. The race soon becomes not only a matter of pride and honor for Frank, but a race for his very survival as he and his horse attempt the impossible
The Henry Rollins show( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The opinionated musician, actor and author gives his unique take on the current state of pop culture and politics. Director Stephen Gaghan visits and Ani Difranco performs uncut
Coach Carter ; Shaft ; Rules of engagement( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coach Carter: Former Richmond High School basketball star Ken Carter returns to his alma mater as their coach and immediately sets down high standards of accountability that are soon challenged by the players, the school, and the community
Reglas de compromiso[( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El coronel Terry Childer, un condecorado oficial veterano de Vietnam y Líbano, es acusado de asesinato por el ejército. Como abogado defensor elige al coronel Hays Hodges, un camarada que le debe la vida
L'enfer du devoir by William Friedkin( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Du Vietnam au Liban, le colonel Terry Childers a combattu sur tous les fronts. Vénéré par ses hommes, il est presque devenu une légende. Aussi, quand l'ambassade américaine au Yemen est cernée par des émeutiers, le secrétariat d'Etat le charge de son évacuation. Sur place, la situation prend le colonel Childers de court
Traffic - Macht des Kartells no one gets away clean( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Earth by M. Night Shyamalan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette :Un atterrissage d'urgence laisse Kitai Raige et son père, le général Cypher échoués sur une Terre dévastée, 1 000 ans après que des événements cataclysmiques aient forcé l'humanité à fuir. Cypher étant blessé, Kitai doit s'engager dans un voyage périlleux pour envoyer un signal de détresse. Kitai et son père vont devoir apprendre à survivre en milieu hostile à se faire mutuellement confiance, pour avoir une chance de rentrer chez eux
Traffic - Macht des Kartells( )

1 edition published in 2010 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abandon : [screenplay] by Stephen Gaghan( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Stephen Gaghan Amerikaans filmregisseur

Stephen Gaghan scenarzysta i reżyser amerykański

Stephen Gaghan sceneggiatore e regista statunitense

Stephen Gaghan US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor und Filmregisseur

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استیون گیگان فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان آمریکایی

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