WorldCat Identities

Brown, Ralph 1957-

Overview
Works: 35 works in 116 publications in 4 languages and 6,346 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Science fiction films  Comedy films  Romance films  Action and adventure films  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Scenarist, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ralph Brown
Amistad by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 2,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, the movie chronicles the story of a group of enslaved Africans who overcome their captors and attempt to return to their homeland. When the ship is seized, the captive Africans are brought to trial in the United States, this is the story of that courtroom battle
Pirate radio( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rogue band of DJs captivate Britain in the 1960s. The music they play defines a generation and the DJs stand up to a government that, incomprehensibly, preferred jazz. The Count is a big, brash, American god of the airwaves; Quentin is the boss of Radio Rock. Radio rock is a pirate radio station situated in the middle of the North Atlantic that's populated by an eclectic crew of rock and roll DJs that include: Gavin, the greatest DJ in Britain who has just returned from his drug tour of America who wants to reclaim his rightful position; Dave, an ironic, intelligent and cruelly funny co-broadcaster; and a fearsome British government official out for blood against the drug takers and lawbreakers of a once-great nation
Walking with the enemy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the final months of World War II in Hungary, a young man sets out to find his displaced family by posing as a German officer
Impromptu by James Lapine( Visual )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Sands was perhaps the most celebrated novelist of the early nineteenth century and it most notorious Bohemian, better known in her own day that even Charles Dickens. Frederic Chopin was among the greatest musicians of his age. A prodigy who rapidly gained a legendary reputataion all over Europe as both a pianist and a composer. IMPROMPTU is the comic and tender tale of how George Sands and Chopin met; of how Sands recklessly pursued Chopin; how Chopin resisted Sands' advances
Sir Walter Scott's Ivanhoe( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of Sir Walter Scott's classic tale set in England in the Middle Ages. The story follows one brave knight's attempt to restore Richard The Lion-Hearted to the throne stolen by his evil brother, Prince John. The action is full scale and vigorous, boasting some of the most spectacular fighting sequences ever filmed with authentic jousting scenes
The contractor( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and French and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retired marksman James Dial is haunted by his failure to assassinate one of the world's most notorious terrorists. He is approached by his old employers to finish the job in London, where the terrorist leader has been captured and is under heavy protection. The routine mission for the sniper turns into a nightmare as Dial is forced into hiding and relentlessly pursued by the British police and their lead investigator, Windsor. But when Dial is framed for Windsor's murder, he begins to realize that he has been seriously double-crossed. His only hope is a 12-year-old girl, whom Dial reluctantly befriends, as he desperately searches to find the killer and the truth behind his betrayal
Closure( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Driving back from a posh party at a country estate, Alice and Adam find themselves brutally assaulted by a group of hunters. Physically and emotionally devasted by the attack, the tables suddenly turn when Alice and Adam discover the identity of their attackers. Now it's time to exact the ultimate revenge
Alien³ by David Fincher( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lt. Ripley is the only survivor when her spaceship crash lands on Fiorina 161, an area inhabited by former inmates of the planet's prison. Ripley fears an Alien was aboard her ship and soon evidence begins to appear. Without modern technology, she must lead the inmates into battle with the horrible creature
Alien 3 by David Fincher( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and German and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete story of Lieutenant Ellen Ripley's recurring battles with members of a parasitical extraterrestrial species
Alien quadrilogy : Alien, Aliens, Alien 3, Alien Resurrection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete story of Lieutenant Ellen Ripley's recurring battles with members of a parasitical extraterrestrial species
Mean machine by Barry Skolnick( Visual )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny was a big star in British football, but was caught rigging a game during a championship tournament. His life spins out of control and ends up in prison for three years on an assault and battery conviction. The warden wants Danny to assemble a semi-pro team comprised of the prison's guards, but Danny is just smart enough to know this would seal his fate with his fellow prisoners. Instead, he offers to put together a team of inmates, who can play practice games against the guards. Can Danny turn a gang of losers and misfits into a proper team?
The crying game by Neil Jordan( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and German and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stephen Rea and Miranda Richardson star as Irish terrorists, Forest Whitaker as their hostage, and Jaye Davidson as Whitaker's exotic girlfriend. The film is a haunting, humorous, shocking, romantic thriller
Withnail and I by Bruce Robinson( Visual )

11 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and French and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bruce Robinson's semi-autobiograhical cult film set in London in the 1960s. Two unemployed actors escape the squalor of their flat for a week in the country at the cottage of an uncle of one of them. Their wits and friendship are sorely tested by the weather, the locals and empty cupboards
Dominion : prequel to The exorcist( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film traces the story of Father Lankester Merrin back to his first encounter with the Devil in post-WWII Africa
Wayne's World ; Wayne's World 2 by Paramount Pictures Corporation( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wayne's World 2 : Wayne is back, this time trying to organize a rock festival with help from friend Garth and the spirit of Jim Morrison (Doors). Meanwhile, his girlfriend's manager is busy trying to woo her away from Wayne and move her to LA. Life gets interesting when Wayne must rush from the concert to try and stop the wedding. Aerosmith are featured at the concert
The merry wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queen Elizabeth herself is said to have requested the return of Falstaff, supposedly she wanted to see him in love. What Shakespeare gave Her Majesty instead was Falstaff's attempt to recoup his fort
Dark tide( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kate is a shark expert whose business has been failing since a shark attack killed a fellow diver. Kate is haunted by the memory of the attack and is unable to get back in the water. Kate's old flame reappears with a lucrative proposition: lead a thrill-seeking businessman on a dangerous shark dive ... outside the cage
Alien by Ridley Scott( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ripley, the only survivor from the first encounter with the alien, returns to Earth, where her account meets with skepticism. However, the disappearance of colonists on a distant planet compels her to join a team of marines on their mission to eradicate the alien horde responsible
Wayne's world 2 by Stephen Surjik( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wayne and Garth are back, this time trying to organize a rock festival. Meanwhile, Cassandra's manager is busy trying to woo her. Wayne must rush from the concert and try and stop Cassandra's wedding. The concert features Aerosmith
I, Anna( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This London-set noir thriller starring Charlotte Rampling and Gabriel Byrne is the directorial debut of Rampling's son, Barnaby Southcombe who adapted it from the novel by Elsa Lewin. Lonely divorcee Anna Welles meets wealthy businessman George Stone at a singles party, and ends up going home with him. As she is leaving his apartment, she crosses paths with Detective Bernie Reid, who has been called to the scene of a brutal murder in the very apartment that Anna has just left. Bernie, intrigued, tracks Anna down and follows her to a singles party. Their mutual attraction is instant, but as clues keep pointing towards Anna's involvement in the murder, Bernie finds his position more and more precarious
 
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Alternative Names
Brown, Ralph William John 1957-

Ralph Brown acteur américain

Ralph Brown attore britannico

Ralph Brown britisk skodespelar, skribent og manusforfattar

Ralph Brown britisk skuespiller, skribent og manusforfatter

Ralph Brown britisk skuespiller, skribent og manuskriptforfatter

Ralph Brown Brits acteur

Ralph Brown brittisk skådespelare, författare och manusförfattare

Ralph Brown English actor and writer

Ralph Brown US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Ράλφ Μπράουν

Ральф Браун английский актёр и писатель

Ռալֆ Բրաուն անգլիացի դերասան, գրող

ראלף בראון שחקן וסופר בריטי

رالف براون

رالف برون بازیگر، نویسنده، و فیلمنامه‌نویس بریتانیایی

র‍্যালফ ব্রাউন

랠프 브라운

ラルフ・ブラウン

拉爾夫·布朗

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