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Ohoven, Michael

Overview
Works: 26 works in 72 publications in 2 languages and 4,005 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Crime films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Teen films  Caper films  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Michael Ohoven
Capote by Bennett Miller( Visual )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1959, Truman Capote was a popular writer for The New Yorker. He learns about the horrific and senseless murder of a family of four in Halcomb, Kansas. Inspired by the story, Capote and his partner, Harper Lee, travel to the town to do research for an article. However, as Capote digs deeper into the story, he is inspired to expand the project into what would be his greatest work, "In Cold Blood." He arranges extensive interviews with the convicted killers, especially with Perry Smith. However, his feelings of compassion for Perry conflicts with his need for closure for his book which only an execution can provide. That conflict and the mixed motives for both interviewer and subject make for a troubling experience that would produce an literary account that would redefine modern non-fiction
Evelyn by Paul Pender( Visual )

15 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1953, Desmond Doyle takes on the Irish family law system and the Catholic Church in a bid to be reunited with his children. Despite a strong work ethic, Desmond has a hard time holding on to steady work. Desmond's wife walks out on the relationship and his sporadic employment eventually attracts the attention of the law. A court order sends his two sons and young daughter to separate Catholic orphanages until Desmond can prove he's capable of properly supporting them. However, Desmond discovers merely getting work is not enough to bring his children back to him
Operation: endgame( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A battle ensues among two government spy teams in an underground facility after their boss is assassinated. It's every hit man for themselves
The devil's rejects by Rob Zombie( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ambused at their homestead by Sheriff Wydell and a squad of armed men, the Firefly family awakens with guns blazing. Only Otis and Baby, his sister, manage to escape unharmed. Taking refuge and hostages in a back-road motel, the wanted siblings rendezvous with Captain Spaulding, their deranged partner in crime, killing whoever happens to stand in their way. As the body count mounts higher, Sheriff Wydell decides to take the law into his own hands and paves the way for one of the most depraved and terrifying showdowns
Shadow people( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Back in the 1970s, several patients in an experimental sleep study reported seeing shadowy intruders. These patients - and hundreds of others - died in their sleep soon after. Doctors called the phenomenon "Sudden Unexplained Nocturnal Death Syndrome" and refused to discuss the shadows. Now, a struggling late-night radio host (Dallas Roberts of THE GREY and TV's THE WALKING DEAD) and a skeptical CDC investigator (Alison Eastwood of MIDNIGHT IN THE GARDEN OF GOOD AND EVIL) have begun researching a disturbing new outbreak of shadow sightings and sleep fatalities. Could this be a case of paranoid hallucination, or are these victims literally being scared to death by actual nightmare creatures? Anne Dudek (TV's COVERT AFFAIRS, TV's HOUSE M.D.) and Mariah Bonner (THE SOCIAL NETWORK) co-star in this supernatural thriller based on true events
Dead heat( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tough Boston cop, who's forced to retire, is unwillingly transformed into a criminal by his brother, a small-time crook with connections to the mob. He becomes convinced to join a money-making scheme by purchasing a racehorse with a lucrative payoff potential. They both end up with more than they bargained for
Saved! by Brian Dannelly( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Good girl Mary (Jena Malone) and her best friend Hilary Faye (Mandy Moore) are at the top of the food chain at American Eagle Christian High School. But all that is about to change in this ... teen comedy about hype, hypocrisy and high school"--Container
Capote( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In cold blood: A hard hitting docu-drama about two ex-cons who ruthlessly murder a Kansas family in 1959 in order to steal their non-existent stash of money
American psycho ; Fall time ; Confidence ; Rain of fire( Visual )

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

Rain of fire: "When Robert Caine sets out to build a massive nuclear plant in the Middle East, he discovers a cavern rumored to foretell the end of the world. Caine shrugs off the dire inscriptions on the cave walls ... until people who oppose the plant begin dying in strange and horrifying ways. Can Caine complete his project and prove the curse to be false - or will he fall victim to the terrible fate?"--Container
Queens of scream( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a stranger calls: "During a babysitting gig, a high-school student is harassed by an increasingly threatening prank caller"--Www.imdb.com
The devil's rejects ; House of 1000 corpses( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

House of 1000 corpses: Two young couples take a misguided tour onto the back roads of America in search of a local legend known as Dr. Satan. Lost and stranded, they are set upon by a family of psychotics. Murder, cannibalism, and satanic rituals are just a few of the horrors that await them
Just friends( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While visiting his hometown during Christmas, a man comes face-to-face with his old high school crush whom he was best friends with, a woman whose rejection of him turned him into a ferocious womanizer
Confidence by James Foley( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Con man Jake and his gang, Gordo, Miles, and Big Al, pull off a swindling job stealing money from a guy who turns out to be a mob accountant for crime boss, King. Then Jake and his crew attempt to pull off an even bigger scam to make up for their mistake. This time the con involves the King's enemy, the mob-connected banker Morgan Price. Two corrupt cops join Jake's team while the King appoints his henchman, Lupus to oversee the operation
Dead heat Contra la ley( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Devil's rejects( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Texas State Police are set to make a full-scale attack against the murderous Firefly family residence for the thousand plus murders and several disappearances over the past couple of years, but three of the family members escape, including Otis, Baby Firefly and Baby's father, Captain Spaulding. The evil trio go on a road trip, leaving dozens of mangled bodies in their wake. Evading a massive Texas Rangers dragnet as well as a group of equally murderous bounty hunters led by Ken Dwyer, who's obsessed with finding the deadly killers. The surviving Firefly clan gather at a run-down amusement park owned by Captain Spaulding's half-brother, Charlie, who offers them shelter and a new base of operations for their killing spree
Los renegados del diablo( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La familia Firefly se despierta una mañana a ritmo de los disparos del Sheriff Wydell y un equipo de hombres armados que han rodeado su casa, pero sólo Otis y su hermana, Baby, consiguen escapar ilesos del tiroteo. Escondidos en un motel de mala muerte, los dos hermanos esperan a su padre, el errante Capitán Spaulding acabando con la vida de cualquiera que se interponga en su camino. Según crece el número de víctimas, el sheriff decide tomarse la ley por su cuenta allanando el camino hacia uno de los enfrentamientos más depravados y terroríficos de la historia del cine
Betrayed : Evelyn( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Betrayed: An FBI agent, assigned to to investigate a Vietnam veteran suspected of murder, becomes romantically involved with him as she uncovers a right-wing extremist group. Evelyn: In 1953, Desmond Doyle takes on the Irish family law system and the Catholic Church in a bid to be reunited with his children
Confidence( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake Vig, un avispado y elegante timador, estafa miles de dólares al incauto Lionel Dolby con la ayuda de su equipo: Gordo, Shills Miles, Big Al y dos agentes corruptos de Los Ángeles. Sin embargo, cuando Lionel y Big Al aparecen muertos, sale a la luz que Lionel era contable del excéntrico jefe del hampa Winston King. No dispuesto a acobardarse, Jake se ofrece a devolver el dinero a King montando el mayor golpe de su vida
Evelyn( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Pride( Visual )

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

Based on the true story of inner city Philadelphia swim coach Jim Ellis. From his roots in Salisbury, North Carolina, Ellis goes on to build a swim team in one of Philly's toughest neighborhoods in the 1970s
 
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Michael Ohoven deutscher Filmproduzent

Michael Ohoven Duits filmproducent

Michael Ohoven German film producer

Michael Ohoven producteur cinématographique allemand

Michael Ohoven produttore cinematografico tedesco

Майкл Оуховен

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