WorldCat Identities

Donner, Richard

Works: 550 works in 1,912 publications in 11 languages and 33,345 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Police films  Superhero films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fantasy films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Director, Producer, Commentator, Author, Restager , fmd, Film editor, Performer, Other, pmn, Composer, tld, Conductor, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Richard Donner
Most widely held works by Richard Donner
The goonies by Richard Donner( Visual )

105 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two kids find a treasure map just as they're about to lose their house. They and their friends go on a search for the treasure, but not without trouble from a few ne'er-do-wells
Lethal weapon by Richard Donner( Visual )

72 editions published between 1987 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 2,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two Vietnam-vets-turned-cops who have just one thing in common: both hate to work with partners. But their partnership becomes the key to survival when a murder investigation leads to war with a heroin ring
Superman by Richard Donner( Visual )

78 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 1,854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As an infant, Superman is sent to earth from the doomed planet Krypton. As he grows up, he learns he has super powers which he must hide from the ordinary mortals around him. But the time comes when Superman's powers for good are revealed to the world. Superman battles with supercriminal Lex Luthor and his cohorts as they attempt to destroy California by activating the San Andreas fault
Scrooged by Bill Murray( Visual )

54 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern version of Dickens' A Christmas Carol, with Bill Murray portraying a nasty, uncaring, unforgiving TV network president. On Christmas Eve he is visited by three ghosts who show him the error of his ways
X-Men origins by Hugh Jackman( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Somewhere in the wilds of northwest Canada in the early 1800s, Logan and Victor, two half-brothers with special powers grow up amid violence. Eventually they will become the near-indestructible warriors known as Wolverine and Sabretooth. William Stryker is a sinister government operative whose Weapon X program experiments keep pulling Wolverine back in. Kayla Silverfox shares a peaceful Canadian co-existence with Wolverine as he tries to drop out of the program. Along the way, Wolverine encounters many mutants, both familiar and new
Lethal weapon 2 by Richard Donner( Visual )

51 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riggs and Murtaugh must guard a free-wheeling witness in a comedy of car chases, gun battles, under-water escapes, even the destruction of a chic hillside house
16 Blocks by Richard Donner( Visual )

44 editions published between 2006 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Mosley is a burnt-out detective who is assigned the unenviable task of transporting a fast-talking convict from jail, 16 blocks to the 100 Centre Street courthouse. However, as the two head off, Mosley learns that the man is supposed to testify against Mosley's colleagues, and the entire NYPD want the witness dead. Mosley must choose between loyalty to his colleagues and protecting the witness
Lethal Weapon 4 by Richard Donner( Visual )

32 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddy cop action comedy. Family man Murtaugh is partner to loose cannon Riggs, who may or may not marry his girlfriend
Lethal weapon 3 by Richard Donner( Visual )

51 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Further action by Riggs and Murtagh, L.A. police detectives whose work routine is anything but routine, joined by an Internal Affairs investigator who loves taking risks as much as Riggs does
Maverick by Richard Donner( Visual )

70 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a handsome gambler, a charming lady scam artist and a lawman, all headed for a poker tournament held on a river boat with a $500,000 pot for the winner
Ladyhawke by Richard Donner( Visual )

60 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a 13th century European legend about a beautiful maiden, a stalwart knight and a pickpocket. The knight and the lady were once lovers, but the curse of the jealous Bishop of Aquila has fated them to be "always together, eternally apart". By day, she is a hawk; by night he is a wolf. Only as night turns into day can they share a sorrowful glimpse of what once had been. The knight and the pickpocket unite in an attempt to break into the Bishop's stronghold to end the evil spell
The omen by Richard Donner( Visual )

84 editions published between 1976 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chilling suspense mystery, this riveting tale of the supernatural explores the Biblical prophecy of the warning which will foretell the coming of Armageddon. The final confrontation between the forces of good and evil will begin with the birth of the son of Satan -- in human form
Timeline by Michael Crichton( Visual )

40 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of present-day archeology students are stunned to discover a handwritten plea for help dated April 2, 1357 ... from their own professor. He's been blasted back in time to the 14th century. To rescue him, they must travel back and survive one of the most violent battles in world history--and make it back to the 21st century alive
Conspiracy theory = Complot mortel by Brian Helgeland( Visual )

39 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New York cab driver and conspiracy buff publishes a crackpot theory in his newsletter that may be true. Soon he and a female Justice Department attorney are running for their lives
Superman, the movie by Richard Donner( Visual )

78 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The planet Krypton is doomed and Jor-El sends his infant son to refuge on a distant planet where he develops superhuman powers that he must hide from the mortals around him
The lost boys by Joel Schumacher( Visual )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two boys move with their mother to their grandfather's California home. Little do they realize that the community is loaded with vampires, presenting all kinds of temptations and dangers
Radio flyer( Visual )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After their mother marries a child abuser, Mike decides to help Bobby escape by turning their Radio Flyer wagon into a magic rocket ship that will carry Bobby to safety
The toy by Richard Donner( Visual )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gleason is U.S. Bates, a megalomaniac millionaire who owns most of south central Louisiana. Pryor is Jack Brown, a former journalist who has worked his way down the vocational ladder to the position of janitor in Bates' department store. Bates' son, Eric, selects an elaborate toy--Jack Brown--and the relationship teaches Eric more about life than fun and games
Assassins by Richard Donner( Visual )

27 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An info-highway thief is swept into a battle between two hitmen, in a world where what counts is not who makes the first move, but who survives the last
Superman : last son by Geoff Johns( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rocket lands in Metropolis containing a boy that Superman thinks is from Krypton. Along with figuring out that that means to him, Superman must protect young Christopher Kent, who has become the most valuable child on the planet thanks to his immense power. Lex Luthor has his sights on him, assembling his own team of villains to nab Christopher. It all leads to an action-packed finale, as Superman and the new Superman Revenge Squad -- Lex Luthor, Bizarro, the Parasite and Metallo -- take on General Zod, Ursa and Non in a battle for Metropolis, the future of Krypton and Christopher Kent!
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Alternative Names
Donner, Richard 1930-

Donner Richard D. 1930-....

Richard Donner acteur américain

Richard Donner Amerikaans filmregisseur

Richard Donner amerykański reżyser i producent filmowy

Richard Donner director de cinema i productor estatunidenc

Richard Donner Director y productor cinematográfico

Richard Donner réalisteur américain

Richard Donner regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Richard Donner US-amerikanischer Regisseur und Schauspieler

Richardus Donner

Schwartzberg Richard D.

Schwartzberg, Richard D. 1930-

Schwartzberg, Richard Donald

Ρίτσαρντ Ντόνερ

Ричард Доннер

Ричард Донър

Річард Доннер

Ռիչարդ Դոններ

ריצ'רד דונר

ريشارد دونر

ریچارد دانر تهیه‌کننده، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

도너, 리처드 1930-

리처드 도너