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Cronenberg, David 1943-

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A history of violence by David Cronenberg( Visual )

80 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom is a loving, well-respected family man from a small Indiana town. When two criminals show up at his diner, Tom is forced to take action and thwart the robbery attempt. Suddenly heralded as a local hero who took the courage to stand up to crime, people look up to Tom as a man of high moral regard. But all the media attention attracts the likes of the mob, who show up at Tom's doorstep. Is it a case of mistaken identity or does Tom have a history that no one knows about?
Eastern promises by David Cronenberg( Visual )

68 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna, a midwife at a North London hospital, finds the diary of a Russian teenager who dies giving birth to a baby, and resolves to find the young girls' relatives in the hopes of providing the orphaned child with a loving family. As Anna follows the clues the diary provides, she finds evidence of a local Russian mob's criminal activities, and meets Nikolai, a formidable mob enforcer. Anna and Nikolai find themselves growing close as the Russian mobsters behind the girl's death become aware of Anna's discoveries regarding their crimes
A dangerous method by David Cronenberg( Visual )

64 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The relationship between fledgling psychiatrist Carl Jung and his mentor Sigmund Freud is torn apart when Sabina Spielrein, a troubled but beautiful young woman, comes between them and forever changes the face of modern thought
The fly by David Cronenberg( Visual )

83 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seth Brundle is a brilliant but eccentric scientist who attempts to woo investigative journalist Veronica Quaife by offering her a scoop on his latest research in the field of matter transportation, which against all the expectations of the scientific establishment have proved successful. Up to a point. Brundle thinks he has ironed out the last problem when he successfully transports a living creature, but when he attempts to teleport himself a fly enters one of the transmission booths, and Brundle finds he is a changed man
Videodrome by David Cronenberg( Visual )

108 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Max Renn goes looking for edgy new shows for his sleazy cable TV station, he stumbles across the pirate broadcast of a hyperviolent torture show called Videodrome. As he struggles to unearth the origins of the program, he embarks on a hallucinatory journey into a shadow world of right-wing conspiracies, sadomasochistic sex games, and bodily transformation
Naked lunch by William S Burroughs( Visual )

92 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part-time pest-control man and full-time drug addict Bill Lee (Weller) seeks escape from his troubled existence in 1953 New York and flees to Interzone (a hallucinatory version of Tangiers) where reality and fantasy have merged. It's a strange, surreal landscape inhabited by mugwumps, half-alien, half-insect creatures, man-sized centipedes, carnivorous typewriters and bizarre humans. Compelled to make sense of this alien territory, he writes a book called "Naked lunch."
Cosmopolis( Visual )

43 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eric Packer, a 28-year-old billionaire asset manager, heads out in his tricked-out stretch limo, while remotely wagering his company's massive fortune on a bet against the Chinese Yuan. Little does he know his perfectly ordered, doubt-free world is about to implode
Consumed : a novel by David Cronenberg( Book )

41 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in 11 languages and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Naomi and Nathan thrive on the yellow journalism of the social-media age. They are nomadic freelancers in pursuit of sensation and depravity. Naomi becomes engrossed about Célestine and Aristide Arosteguy, Marxist philosophers and sexual libertines. Célestine has been found dead and mutilated in her Paris apartment; police suspect Aristide of killing her and consuming parts of her body. Nathan, meanwhile, is in Budapest photographing the controversial work of an unlicensed surgeon. After sleeping with one of Molnár's patients, Nathan contracts a rare STD called Roiphe's. Their parallel narratives become entwined with 3-D printing, North Korea, the Cannes Film Festival and, in an incredible number of varieties, sex
Maps to the stars by David Cronenberg( Visual )

26 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the Weiss family, who are making their way in Hollywood rife with money, fame, envy, and relentless hauntings. Stafford Weiss is a famed TV self-help therapist with an A-list celebrity clientele. Meanwhile, Cristina Weiss has her work cut out managing the career of their disaffected child-star son, Benjie, a fresh graduate of rehab at age thirteen. Yet unbeknownst to them, another member of the Weiss family has arrived in town, mysteriously scarred and tormented, Agatha
The dead zone by David Cronenberg( Visual )

53 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being in a coma for years, a man awakens with strange psychic abilities that come into effect whenever he touches someone
Scanners by David Cronenberg( Visual )

69 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Supernaturals with the power to destroy human beings through telepathy are bent on taking over the world while a young artist races against time to stop them
Existenz by David Cronenberg( Visual )

94 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A designer of a virtual reality game is hunted by an assassin intent on killing her and destroying her creation
M. Butterfly by David Cronenberg( Visual )

38 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A French civil service officer risks and then abandons everything in his life in his obsessive pursuit of a enigmatic Chinese opera diva who harbors a secret
Dead ringers by David Cronenberg( Visual )

63 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Identical twin gynecologists, one suave the other introspective, share the same medical practice, the same apartment and the same women. When one special woman enters their lives, their bizarre bond is threatened for the first time, sending them into a whirlpool of sexual confusion, drugs and madness
Nightmares & dreamscapes by Stephen King( Recording )

7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the best-selling authors to ever set pen to paper, Stephen King crafts macabre tales of the highest order. In his third collection of short stories, King displays the range and fecundity of imagination that his readers savor
Spider by David Cronenberg( Visual )

81 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upon his release from a mental institution, Spider takes up residence in a halfway house. Paranoid, quiet, and forever making notes, Spider spends much of his time remembering his youth, specifically a horrific event from his childhood that occurred after he came to believe that his father was having an affair
Crash by David Cronenberg( Visual )

115 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film producer and sexual adventurer James Ballard's life is transformed by a car crash. It introduces him to Dr. Helen Remington, as her husband is propelled through the windshield and into James' car, dead. No sooner are Helen and James both out of the hospital than they show up together at a late-night show staged by Vaughan, whose near-fatal accident left him obsessed with the erotic possibilities of crashes. Vaughan savors crash data and presides over a cult of like-minded fetishists, soon joined by James--comatose with lust and fascination--as he single-mindedly pursues this new erotic linking of cars, sex, and injury
The brood : by David Cronenberg( Visual )

27 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Carveth finds himself faced with a terrible predicament. His wife is in an institution suffering from mental illness, yet her therapy does not seem to be working. The institute's director refuses to reveal the nature of the therapy he is using to treat her. Before Frank can learn more, a series of bizarre murders rock the city-- victims of vengeful, murderous creatures that destroy anything that gets in their way
Crash by David Cronenberg( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and German and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a bleak, passionless world of multi-lane freeways, Crash presents the story of James Ballard and his wife Catherine, whose search for authentic experience leads them into the sump oil-soaked world of Vaughan, a renegade scientist who seeks sexual release by crashing into cars on the freeway, hoping in this way to achieve a new relationship between flesh and metal, man and machine
The American nightmare( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Knife-wielding murderers, buxom teens fleeing for their lives and the undead limping across streets. These images are synonymous with horror movies. Go behind-the-scenes with filmmaker greats as they reveal their inspirations for some of the most disturbingly gruesome films that have emerged on screen
 
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A history of violence
Alternative Names
Cronenberg, David

Cronenberg, David Paul 1943-

Cronenburg, David

David Cronenberg

David Cronenberg Canadees filmregisseur

David Cronenberg director de cine y guionista canadiense

David Cronenberg kanadischer Regisseur

David Cronenberg réalisateur canadien

David Cronenberg regista canadese

David Cronenberg reżyser kanadyjski

Deivids Kronenbergs

Kronenbergs, Deivids Pols 1943-

Ντέιβιντ Κρόνενμπεργκ

Давид Кроненберг

Девід Кроненберг

Дейвид Кронънбърг

Дејвид Кроненберг

Дэвид Кроненберг канадский кинорежиссёр и сценарист

Дэвід Кроненберг

דייוויד קרוננברג

ديفد كروننبرغ

دیوید کراننبرگ تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان کانادایی

ডেভিড ক্রোনেনবার্গ

เดวิด โครเนนเบิร์ก

დევიდ კრონენბერგი

데이비드 크로넌버그

크로넨버그, 데이빗 1943-

クローネンバーグ

デヴィッド・クローネンバーグ

大衛·柯能堡

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