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McTiernan, John

Overview
Works: 187 works in 788 publications in 9 languages and 13,395 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Police films  Science fiction films  Film remakes  Crime films  Sports films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Performer, Film editor, Restager , fmd, Scenarist, dir, Creator, Honoree, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about John McTiernan
 
Most widely held works by John McTiernan
Die hard by John McTiernan( Visual )

98 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,151 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
The hunt for Red October by Jerry Sherlock( Visual )

99 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new Soviet sub, the Red October, is heading for the U.S. coast. Government experts think it is planning to attack- that is, all the experts but one. He thinks the sub's commander is planning to defect, but he has only a few hours to find the sub and prove his theory
Predator by John McTiernan( Visual )

122 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Waging an all-out war against an unseen enemy, a force more powerful and deadly than any on Earth-because the predator is not of this Earth
The 13th warrior by John McTiernan( Visual )

28 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ahmed Ibn Fadlan, an exiled Arab ambassador, comes across a band of Vikings who are being attacked by creatures that devour all living things in their path. When a fortune teller predicts that the warriors are doomed unless they are joined by a 13th warrior, Ahmed (Banderas) is given no choice but to join the battle
The Thomas Crown affair by Norman Jewison( Visual )

29 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billioinaire Thomas Crown, who loves courting disaster and winning, steals a priceless painting in broad daylight from one of Manhattan's most heavily-guarded museums; he meets his match in an intelligent, cunning lady insurance investigator
Last action hero by John McTiernan( Visual )

21 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Danny Madigan is a big fan of Jack Slater, a larger-than-life action hero played by Arnold Schwarzenegger. When his best friend Nick, the projectionist, gives him a magic ticket to the new Jack Slater film, Danny is transported into Slater's world, where the good guys always win. One of Slater's enemies, Benedict the hitman, gets hold of the ticket and ends up in Danny's world, where he realises that if he can kill Schwarzenegger, Slater will be no more. Slater and Danny must stop him
Basic by John McTiernan( Visual )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Als de oefening van een groep militairen om raadselachtige redenen is geëindigd in een bloedbad, waarna de leider van de keiharde training is verdwenen, gaat een agent onderzoeken wat er is gebeurd
Medicine man by John McTiernan( Visual )

44 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Robert Campbell, a brilliant but unorthodox scientist, is racing against time in his bold research for a cure against cancer. Deep in the Amazon rain forest, Campbell is hot on the trail of an amazing discovery, but soon finds himself caught in the midst of an explosive adventure
Die hard collection( Visual )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die hard: New York City detective John McClane is in Los Angeles to spend the holidays with his estranged wife Holly. While McClane waits for Holly's office party to end, terrorists take control of the building. As their sinister leader, Hans Gruber, and his savage henchman round up hostages, McClane gets ready to blast a few rounds of his own and launch a one-man war
Rollerball by Norman Jewison( Visual )

18 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strap yourself in for an adrenaline rush, rollerball competition as three players battle the ruthless owner of an ultra-violent sport league, where blood, speed and murder are all part of the game
The films of John McTiernan by John McTiernan( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John McTiernan talks about his films and the making of them, provides a brief autobiographical introduction of how he got started in his career, and follows with film reminiscences giving insights about the production, the casting process, studios, the industry and experiences with collaborators
Nomads by John McTiernan( Visual )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thriller about a mystical tribe of deadly, wandering nomadic spirits. An anthropologist is brutally murdered by the "Nomads," but before he dies, he passes the memories of his last days on to a beautiful doctor who tried to save his life
The hunt for Red October Patriot games ; Clear and present danger( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hunt for Red October: A new technologically superior Soviet nuclear sub, the Red October, is heading the the United States coast under the command of Captain Ramius. The American government thinks Ramius is planning to attack. A lone CIA analyst has a different idea: he thinks Ramius is planning to defect, but he has only a few hours to find him and prove it. At the same time, the entire Russian naval and air commands are trying to find Ramius too
Predator Predator 2( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Predator 2: Predator is a savage alien, invisible and armed with advanced weapons. On this, his second visit to Earth, he lands in Los Angeles and begins a series of ghastly murders. It's up to a determined police lieutenant to learn what is going on, even when he is warned off by a mysterious government agent
Predator triple feature( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of hostage rescuers encounter an invisible alien called the Predator; the Predator is loose in Los Angeles and a soldier must find a way to destroy it; when scientists go to Antarctica to explore an ancient pyramid, they discover the Alien and the Predator in a battle for survival
The one man collection( Visual )

14 editions published in 2009 in Multiple languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Hard/Die Hard 2( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die hard : 4 disc collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live free or die hard: John McClane delivers justice to a new breed of cyber terrorists
The Making of Die hard with a vengeance( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the making of Die hard with a vengeance. Includes interviews, setting up and shooting key scenes, and close-ups of stunts and special effects
Die hard 4-film collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The cop they can't stop. This incredible Die Hard collection features four of the most explosively entertaining action movies in Hollywood history. Bruce Willis stars as John McClane, the tough-as-nails cop with a wry sense of humor and a nose for deadly dilemmas, from the top of an L.A. skyscraper to the streets of New York City. Wrong place. Wrong time. Right man. Yippe Ki Yay!"--Container
 
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John McTiernan Amerikaans filmregisseur

John McTiernan amerikanischer Filmregisseur und Produzent

John McTiernan cinéaste italien

John McTiernan Director e produtor de cine estadounidense

John McTiernan regista italiano

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McTiernan, John Campbell 1951-

Джон МакТірнан

Мактирнан, Джон

جان مک‌تیرنان تهیه‌کننده و کارگردان آمریکایی

جون مكتيرنان

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맥티어난, 존 1951-

맥티어넌, 존 1951-

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ジョン・マクティアナン

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