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Cox, Alex 1954-

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Most widely held works by Alex Cox
Repo man by Alex Cox( Visual )

56 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two ace "Repo Men" are out to beat ruthless government agents, UFO cultists, hired thugs, a lobotomized nuclear scientist and the infamous Rodriguez Brothers to an incredibly valuable '64 Chevy containing a secret that can change the course of civilization overnight
Sid and Nancy by Alex Cox( Visual )

72 editions published between 1986 and 2020 in 5 languages and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sid & Nancy chronicles the brief, intense attachment of two of Punk's most notorious poster children, Sex Pistols bassist Sid Vicious and his girlfriend, Nancy Spungen
Fear and loathing in Las Vegas( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"En compagnie du docteur Gonzo, avocat, le journaliste Raoul Duke se rend à Las Vegas pour y retrouver le photographe Lacerda et couvrir le "mint 40", une course sauvage de motos qui se déroule dans le désert californien. Au volant de leur décapotable dont le coffre est rempli de toutes les drogues de la création, les deux hommes retournent en ville où ils fréquentent les établissements de jeu et, en permanence sous l'emprise des hallucinogènes, détruisent leur chambre d'hôtel. Gonzo s'enfuit en avion tandis que Duke reprend la route, est arrêté par un policier, puis revient à Las Vegas. Il y retrouve l'avocat en compagnie d'une jeune fille mineure et peintre amateur, participent au congrès des procureurs anti drogues, mettent de nouveau à sac leur suite et repartent respectivement en avion et en Cadillac de location." Site cinema.encyclopedie.films.bifi.fr, visionné le 21 novembre 2012
Fear and loathing in Las Vegas by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

18 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fueled by a suitcase full of pharmaceuticals, journalist Raoul Duke and his sidekick Dr. Gonzo set off on a fast and furious ride through nonstop neon, surreal surroundings and a crew of the craziest characters ever. But no matter where misadventure leads them, Duke and Gonzo discover that sometimes going too far is the only way to go."--Back of container
The Oxford murders by Álex de la Iglesia( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and French and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dos hombres que se acaban de conocer, un prestigioso profesor de Lógica, y un joven estudiante que acaba de llegar a la universidad con la intención de hacer su tesis con Seldom, descubren el cadáver de una anciana. Pronto queda claro que éste es el primero de una serie de asesinatos, todos anunciados por el culpable a través de extraños símbolos. El profesor y el estudiante unen sus esfuerzos para desentrañar el código, convirtiéndose todo en un elaborado puzzle en el que nada es lo que parece
Repo man( Visual )

11 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About a weathered repo man in desolate downtown Los Angeles, and the nihilistic middle-class punk he takes under his wing. The job becomes more than either of them bargained for when they get involved in reclaiming a mysterious, and other worldly, Chevy Malibu with a hefty reward attached to it. Featuring the ultimate early-eighties L.A. punk soundtrack, this grungily hilarious odyssey is a politically trenchant take on President Reagan's domestic and foreign policy
The president and the provocateur by Alex Cox( )

7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film director Alex Cox reflects on the strange archetypes haunting his life's obsession: the Kennedy assassination
10,000 ways to die : a director's take on the spaghetti western by Alex Cox( Book )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2019 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A completely new chronological history of the Spaghetti Western, beginning with Corbucci's 'Red Pastures', as seen through the eyes of a fine director
La ley de Herodes = Herod's law by Luis Estrada( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tiny town of San Pedro de los Saguaros needs a new Mayor, as the populace has assassinated several. As a reward for his party loyalty, the ruling governor gives hapless junk dealer Damián Alcázar the post. An honest if idealistic man, Vargas arrives with his beautiful, ambitious wife Gloria. Picked for his stupidity, he quickly discovers that bribes, blackmail, gratuitous fines, and other abuses of authority are the only way to get things done, and soon transforms himself from ineffectual stooge to paragon of corruption--or, a successful politician. Along the way, he encounters a surly madam, a moralizing doctor, a mercenary priest, and an opportunistic gringo. He justifies his actions with a motto learned from his party leader, who quotes Herod's Law, which is (if somewhat reworded), "Either you screw them or you get screwed."
Walker( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of William Walker, a 19th century adventurer who abandoned his career in law and politics to become a soldier of fortune and dictator of Nicaragua
Sid and Nancy( Visual )

5 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sid and Nancy: Chronicles the brief, intense attachment of two of Punk rock's most notorious poster children, Sex Pistols bassist Sid Vicious and his girlfriend, Nancy Spungen
Revengers tragedy by Alex Cox( Visual )

32 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Great men were gods, if beggars couldn't kill 'em!" exclaims Vindici, the (anti)hero of Revengers Tragedy. This modern dress Jacobean tragedy is set in a post-apocalyptic Britain, where southern England lies underwater, and center of power is Liverpool--ruled by media magnate The Duke. Ten years after his wife was murdered on their wedding day, exiled Vindici returns, to exact his revenge against the Duke--her killer--and his son and heir, Lussurioso, who lusts after Vindici's innocent sister, Castiza. Vindici re-unites with his estranged family, ingratiates himself with Lussurioso, and brings down The Duke and his entire corrupt political dynasty
Todo el poder = Gimme power : La ley de herodes = Herod's law( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Todo el poder (105 min.): Mexico City filmmaker Gabriel grabs his camera and sets off in search of the thieves who stole his ex-wife's new car while it was in his care. La ley de Herodes (123 min.): Junkyard operator Juan Vargas is named Temporary Municipal President after the mayor is lynched, and the power goes to his head
Repo man( Visual )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About a weathered repo man in desolate downtown Los Angeles, and the nihilistic middle-class punk he takes under his wing. The job becomes more than either of them bargained for when they get involved in reclaiming a mysterious, and other worldly, Chevy Malibu with a hefty reward attached to it. Featuring the ultimate early-eighties L.A. punk soundtrack, this grungily hilarious odyssey is a politically trenchant take on President Reagan₂s domestic and foreign policy
Searchers 2.0( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As child actors, Mel and Fred were beaten and whipped by an imperious screenwriter, Fritz Frobisher. Now the elderly Fritz is to appear at a tee-shirt signing ceremony in Monument Valley, AZ, where his great films were made. Still living in LA and seeking work as actors, Mel and Fred decide to go to Monument Valley and give Fritz a drubbing. Since niether of them has a working car, they invite Mel's estranged daughter, Delilah, to give them a ride"--Container
Alex Cox's Introduction to film : a director's perspective by Alex Cox( Book )

6 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emerging filmmakers need to know the basics of their art form: the language of the camera, and lenses, the different crew roles, the formats, the aspect ratios. They also need to know some bare-bones theory: what an auteur is, what montage is, what genres are. Most important, all filmmakers require serious grounding in film. You cannot be a great artist if you aren't versed in great art. An Introduction to Film covers all these aspects, from director and filmmaker Alex Cox's perspective
Repo man by Alex Cox( Book )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freche "Punk"-Komödie, die auf originelle Weise mit der "New Wave"-Ästhetik und den Pop-Mythen der 80er Jahre spielt und dabei einige Unterhaltungsqualitäten entwickelt (rororo-Filmlexikon)
Sid and Nancy : love kills by Alex Cox( Book )

17 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Straight to hell by Alex Cox( Visual )

25 editions published between 1987 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three hard-drinking killers find themselves in the remote desert hamlet of El Blanco, dominated by the savage McMahon clan. With two gangs in tow, it isn't long before the tension is as thick as desert dust
Alex Cox's Highway patrolman = El patrullero by Alex Cox( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2019 in Spanish and English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Against his father's wishes, Pedro, a naive kid from Mexico City, joins the Federal Highway Patrol. His simple desire to do good rapidly comes into conflict with the reality of police work in a lonely rural environment populated by poor farmers, rich drug dealers, beautiful women, and his father's ghost
 
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Alex Cox

Alex Cox britischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor, Autor und Schauspieler

Alex Cox Brits acteur

Alex Cox britský režisér

Alex Cox comédien, réalisateur et scénariste britannique

Alex Cox comédien, réalisateur, scénariste

Alex Cox director de cine británico

Alex Cox director de cinema britànic

Alex Cox regista, sceneggiatore e attore britannico

Alex Cox stiúrthóir scannán Sasanach

Cox Alexander 1954-....

Cox, Alexander B. H.

Алекс Кокс

Ալեքս Քոկս բրիտանացի կինոխմբագիր

אלכס קוקס

אלכס קוקס במאי קולנוע בריטי

أليكس كوكس مخرج أفلام بريطاني

الکس کاکس فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان بریتانیایی

콕스, 알렉스 1954-

アレックス・コックス

コックス, アレックス

亞歷·卡斯

亚历克斯·考克斯

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