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De Palma, Brian

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Scarface by Howard Hawks( Visual )

127 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by the 1932 classic of the same title, Scarface follows the violent career of a smalltime Cuban refugee hoodlum who guns his way to the top of Miami's cocaine empire
Mission: impossible by Brian De Palma( Visual )

87 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A secret agent, framed for the deaths of his espionage team, tries to discover the truth
Carrie by Brian De Palma( Visual )

85 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high school wallflower with telekinetic powers terrorizes her classmates
The untouchables by Brian De Palma( Visual )

68 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,919 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
The Black Dahlia by James Ellroy( Visual )

52 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,599 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 departmen. The case becomes an obsession for the two men and their lives begin to unravel
Carlito's way by Brian De Palma( Visual )

69 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Carlito is released from prison on a technicality, he feels that this is his chance to go straight. However, his cronies from the past and younger gangsters who are trying to make a name for themselves, make this impossible
Blow out by Brian De Palma( Visual )

65 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,185 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 moviemaking
Casualties of war by Brian De Palma( Visual )

39 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of a squad of soldiers caught in the moral dilemma of wartime Vietnam ; and of how one soldier who witnesses a vile crime is forced to stand alone against his fellow soldiers
Mission to Mars by Brian De Palma( Visual )

31 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first manned mission to Mars lands safely, but the Martian landscape harbors a secret that brings disaster. A Mars Recovery Mission is sent to investigate and bring back any survivors
The Bonfire of the vanities by Brian De Palma( Visual )

24 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 602 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
Dressed to kill by Roy William Neill( Visual )

26 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 567 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
Sisters by Brian De Palma( Visual )

23 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 559 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 492 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
Femme fatale by Brian De Palma( Visual )

22 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De gevaarlijke en verleidelijke Laura komt negen jaar na een gewaagde juwelenoverval weer op Franse bodem. Ondanks haar nieuwe identiteit wordt ze herkend
Snake eyes by Brian De Palma( Visual )

23 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Atlantic City cop who, along with an arena full of spectators at a championship prizefight, is eyewitness to a politicalassassination. Determined to quickly solve the crime, he immediately launches an intensive investigation, then learns that a search for answers will only uncover more questions in an ever-widening web of conspiracy, intrigue and danger
Raising cain by Brian De Palma( Visual )

30 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 322 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
Brian De Palma's Phantom of the Paradise by Brian De Palma( Visual )

32 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Talented but naive composer Winslow Leach brings his rock cantata based on "Faust" to corrupt rock producer/impresario Swan, meeting a talented singer named Phoenix in the process. Swan steals the cantata, seeing it as the perfect music for the opening night of the Paradise, his new rock palace, then has Winslow sent to prison on trumped-up charges to get rid of him. When Winslow hears Swan's debased version of his songs he escapes and is horribly disfigured while attempting to destroy records at Swan's record pressing plant. Winslow makes his way to the Paradise, Swan's new rock palace to take revenge on Swan - but can Swan be defeated?
Redacted by Brian De Palma( Visual )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 312 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
Body double by Brian De Palma( Visual )

23 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lonely actor Jake Scully house-sits an upscale apartment. He enjoys its view of a sensual neighbor until he accidentally spies her shocking death. But in a labyrinth of erotic deception, nothing is what it seems, including the identity of the femme fatale. To unlock the mystery, Jake must lure the woman who holds the key
The fury by Brian De Palma( Visual )

30 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The riveting story of a father's effort to rescue his son from the government agency which is using him in their secret mind-control experiments. During his search, he encounters a young girl whose frightening psychic powers help precipitate the final confrontation between pursued and pursuers
 
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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

דה פלמה, ברין

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

ブライアン・デ・パルマ

布賴恩·德帕爾馬

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Mission: impossibleCarrieThe untouchablesCarlito's wayMission to MarsDressed to killSistersBrian De Palma's Phantom of the Paradise