WorldCat Identities

Gordon, Lawrence 1936-

Overview
Works: 127 works in 716 publications in 6 languages and 26,755 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Police films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Crime films  Buddy films 
Roles: Producer, Author, fmp, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lawrence Gordon
Die hard by Bruce Willis( Visual )

62 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York detective John McClane has just arrived in Los Angeles to spend Christmas with his family. As he waits for his estranged wife's office Christmas party to break up, German terrorists occupy the building, and McClane wages a one-man war to stop them
Hellboy by Guillermo del Toro( Visual )

27 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1940s, the Third Reich has joined forces with the evil Grigori Rasputin, who has used his occult powers to summon up a demon from the depths of Hell. However, the demonic creature is captured by American forces, and put in the care of Professor Broom. Under Broom's care, Hellboy develops the desire to do good. Sixty years later he takes action as part of an elite secret defense team alongside Liz Sherman, and Abe Sapian, an aquatic humanoid with the power of telepathy. Hellboy finds himself facing the powerful Rasputin determined to bring the demon back to the forces of darkness
Predator by Arnold Schwarzenegger( Visual )

32 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 1,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recruited by the CIA to rescue hostages held by guerrilla fighters in a Central American country, Schwarzenegger and his men encounter an enemy more deadly than any on earth--because the Predator is not of this earth
Hellboy II : the golden army by Guillermo del Toro( Visual )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An evil elf prince breaks an ancient pact between humans and creatures. He declares war against humanity. He is on a mission to release the golden army, a deadly group of fighting machines that can destroy the human race. As war is ready to erupt, Hellboy and his team of paranormal outcasts prepare to face off with the forces of darkness in the ultimate battle of good versus evil
Die hard 2 : die harder by Renny Harlin( Visual )

40 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John McClane is off-duty on Christmas Eve in the nation's capital when a team of terrorists, in town to rescue a drug lord from justice, has taken over a major international airport, holding thousands of travelers hostage. Amidst a blinding blizzard, McClane must race against time to defeat the terrorists and their murderous leader while also contending with an inept airport police chief, the stubborn head of the Army's anti-terrorist squad, and the knowledge that his wife is trapped in a plane desperately low on fuel, circling overhead
The warriors by Walter Hill( Visual )

25 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Warriors, a New York City street gang, are unfairly blamed for the death of a rival gang leader. Now they must fight for their lives against armies of gangs that outnumber the police 5 to 1!
Boogie nights by Paul Thomas Anderson( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of a young man's adventures in the Californian pornography industry of the 1970s and 1980s" (IMDb)
Mystery men by Kinka Usher( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of would-be superheroes with questionable abilities find themselves looking for a way to make headlines and achieve success and fame. When the city's favorite hero, Captain Amazing, is kidnapped by his arch enemy, the evil Casanova Frankenstein, the second-rate heroes seize the opportunity and band together for a rescue mission
Xanadu by Robert Greenwald( Visual )

15 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny, an aging musician who wants to open a nightclub, and Sonny, a young artist, are both searching for inspiration. Kira, a beautiful mythical muse, is brought to earth in order to help both men fulfill their dreams
Jumpin' Jack Flash by Penny Marshall( Visual )

11 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bank employee gets a strange message on her computer and is drawn into an espionage ring
Brewster's millions by Walter Hill( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and Italian and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Pryor is Montgomery Brewster, a minor league baseball pitcher who discovers he has to blow $30 million in 30 days as a condition to inherit a much greater fortune. Here's the catch: He will forfeit everything if he reveals to a soul the real reason he seems to be throwing away all that cash. With the help of his pal Spike (John Candy), they set off on a frantic spending spree the likes of which would bring any self-respecting accountant to his knees
Predator 2 by Steven Hopkins( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Predator returns to kill for sport, but this time he is hunting in the urban jungle that is Los Angeles, and only one cop can stop him
Lucas by David Seltzer( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an undersized but intellectually advanced fourteen-year-old boy falls for a cheerleader, he tries to get her attention by going out for the football team
48 hrs.( Visual )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cop goes looking for a psychotic prison escapee with the help of a fast-talking con man on a 48 hour prison release
 
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Alternative Names
Gordon, Lawrence A. 1936-

Gordon, Lawrence (Producer)

Lawrence Gordon Amerikaans filmproducent

Lawrence Gordon producteur de films américaine

Lawrence Gordon Productor

Lawrence Gordon produttore cinematografico statunitense

Lawrence Gordon US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Лоуренс Гордон

לורנס גורדון

لارنس گوردون تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی

ローレンス・ゴードン

勞倫斯·戈頓

勞倫斯·高登

Languages
English (251)

Spanish (14)

French (7)

Italian (4)

Chinese (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
Hellboy II : the golden armyBoogie nightsXanaduJumpin' Jack Flash