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De Palma, Brian

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Most widely held works by Brian De Palma
All the President's Men by Alan J Pakula( Visual )

167 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A larger-than-life depiction of Al Capone, the warlord who ruled Prohibition-era Chicago ... and Eliot Ness, the law enforcer who vowed to bring him down. In this classic confrontation between good and evil, Ness learns, with the help of a cop named Malone, how to beat the mob by shooting fast and shooting first
Mission: Impossible : Ghost Protocol by Brad Bird( Visual )

71 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 2,717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A secret agent, framed for the deaths of his espionage team, tries to discover the truth
Scarface by Al Pacino( Visual )

85 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rags-to-riches story of Cuban immigrant Tony 'Scarface' Montana, who finds wealth, power, and passion beyond his wildest dreams at a price he never imagined
Carrie by Brian De Palma( Visual )

143 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the best-selling Stephen King novel, Carrie catches the mind, shakes it and refuses to let it go. Starring Sissy Spacek and Piper Laurie, John Travolta and Amy Irving, this ultimate revenge fantasy is one of the all-time great horror classics! At the center of the terror is Carrie, a tortured high-school misfit with no confidence, no friends...and no idea about the extent of her secret powers of telekinesis. But when her psychotic mother and sadistic classmates finally go too far, the once-shy teen becomes an unrestrained, vengeance-seeking powerhouse who, with the help of her "special gift," causes all hell to break loose in a famed cinematic frenzy of blood, fire and brimstone!
The Black Dahlia by James Ellroy( Visual )

33 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1940s Los Angeles. Two police officers, Bucky Bleichert and his partner, Lee Blanchard, investigate the death of Elizabeth Short - also known as The Black Dahlia, a young woman who is found brutally murdered. With a corpse so mutilated, the photos are kept from the public. Bucky soon realizes that his girlfriend had ties to the deceased, and soon after that, he begins uncovering corruption and conspiracy within the police department. The case becomes an obsession for the two men and their lives begin to unravel
Casualties of war by Brian De Palma( Visual )

67 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of a squad of soldiers caught in the moral quagmire of wartime Vietnam. Witness to a vile crime, Private Ericksson (Michael J. Fox) is forced to stand alone against his fellow soldiers and commanding officer Sergeant Meserve (Sean Penn). Master filmmaker Brian DePalma creates a devastating and unforgettable tale of one man's quest for sanity and justice amidst the chaos of war
Blow out by Brian De Palma( Visual )

78 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack is a movie sound-effects man who believes he has accidentally recorded a political assassination. He enlists the help of Sally, a possible eyewitness to the crime who may be in danger herself, to uncover the truth. With its jolting stylistic flourishes, intricate plot, profoundly felt characterizations, and gritty evocation of early-1980s Philadelphia, this is an American paranoia thriller unlike any other, as well as a devilish reflection on the act of movie making
No way out by Brian De Palma( Visual )

55 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sprung from prison on a legal technicality, former drug kingpin Carlito Brigante stuns the local underworld when he vows to go straight. Taking a job managing a glitzy, low-life nightclub, he tracks down his onetime girlfriend and rekindles their romance, promising he's changed for good. But Carlito's dream of going legitimate is undermined at every turn by murderous former cronies and even deadlier young thugs out to make a name for themselves. Ultimately, however, his most dangerous enemy is himself. Despite good intentions, Carlito's misguided loyalties and an outmoded code of "honor" will plunge him into a savage life-or-death battle against the relentless forces that refuse to let him go
Dressed to kill by Roy William Neill( Visual )

80 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Caine plays the part of a psychiatrist to a woman who is murdered early in the film. He is initially reluctant to help the police. The detective assigned to the murder seems happy to do nothing, leaving the investigation to a prostitute who witnessed the murder and the son of the deceased"--Internet Movie Database
Mission to Mars by Brian De Palma( Visual )

28 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 2020 and the first manned mission to Mars, commanded by Luke Graham, lands safely on the red planet. But the Martian landscape harbours a bizarre and shocking secret that leads to a mysterious disaster so catastrophic, it decimates the crew. Haunted by a cryptic last message from Graham, NASA launches the Mars Recovery Mission to investigate and bring back survivors - if there are any
Snake eyes by Brian De Palma( Visual )

45 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A flamboyant Atlantic City police detective goes to watch a heavyweight championship fight and cash in on the hectic betting. Suddenly, gunfire cuts down a ringside government official and Santoro has 14,000 suspects. The clues all lead to a shattering truth Santaoro does not want to believe
Femme fatale by Brian De Palma( Visual )

39 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alluring seductress is suddenly exposed to the world, including her enemies, by a voyeuristic photographer who becomes ensnared in her surreal quest for revenge
The Bonfire of the vanities by Brian De Palma( Visual )

33 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherman McCoy, a young investment banker in Manhattan, finds himself arrested following a freak accident and becomes involved with prosecutors, politicians, the press, and assorted hustlers
Body double by Brian De Palma( Visual )

40 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A house-sitting actor finds himself obsessed with his beautiful neighbor. When she is brutally murdered, he engages the unwitting key to the crime, porn queen Holly Body, to help him catch the killer
Sisters by Julia Solomonoff( Visual )

29 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two sisters, joined at birth as Siamese twins, are separated in late adolescence. One is lovely, gentle, kind ... the other is quite mad
Passion by Brian De Palma( Visual )

22 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At a Berlin ad agency, an outgoing American and her no-nonsense European colleague engage in an escalating personal and professional rivalry that quickly becomes a deadly power struggle
Phantom of the Paradise by Brian De Palma( Visual )

54 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An outrageous horror-rock comedy cult movie and satire on the music business. A freak accident leaves a meek rock composer horribly disfigured. He hides his face beneath an eerie mask and haunts the Paradise Theatre, seeking revenge
Redacted by Brian De Palma( Visual )

28 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centered around a small group of American soldiers stationed at a checkpoint in Iraq. Alternates points of view between these soldiers, the media and the local Iraqi people illuminating how each group is deeply affected by the current conflict and their encounters with each other. The POVs are presented as a video diary, footage from a documentary-in-progress, a website's streaming video, surveillance cameras, and cellphone images
Raising cain by Brian De Palma( Visual )

33 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Jenny's husband, a respected psychologist, takes a year off to help raise their daughter, she is totally unprepared for the emergence of his multiple personalities and the fiendish plot to recreate the infamous experiments of his deranged father
Une affaire de femmes Story of women by Brian De Palma( Visual )

41 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tenth wedding anniversary celebration ends tragically when Michael Courtland discovers that his wife and 9-year-old daughter have been kidnapped. In an attempt to trap the criminals, counterfeit money is used to pay the ransom, but the plan fails and the wife and child are never recovered. Ten years later he meets the double of his dead wife and on the eve of their wedding, she disappears and he is drawn into a strange plot to recreate the past
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All the President's Men
Alternative Names
Brajan de Palma

Brayan De Palma

Brian De Palma Amerikaans filmregisseur

Brian De Palma réalisateur américain

Brian De Palma regista statunitense

Brian De Palma US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur

Brianus de Palma

De Palma, Brian.

De Palma, Brian Russell

De Palma, Brian Russell 1940-

DePalma, Brian

DePalma, Brian 1940-

Palma, Brian de.

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Palma, Brian Russell de 1940-

Palma de, Brian 1940-

Russel, Brian

Брайан Де Пальма американский кинорежиссёр, сценарист и продюсер

Брайън Де Палма

Браян Де Пальма

Брајан де Палма

Բրայան դե Պալմա

בריאן דה פלמה

דה פלמה, בריאן. קמפבל, בלאק

براين دي بالما

برایان دی پالما فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

ბრაიან დე პალმა

드 팔마, 브라이언 1940-

드팔마, 브라이언 1940-

브라이언 드 팔마

デ・パルマ, ブライアン

ディ・パーマ, ブライアン

デパルマ, ブライアン

パルマ, ブライアン デ



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