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McTiernan, John

Overview
Works: 256 works in 985 publications in 7 languages and 15,373 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Interviews  Detective and mystery films  Fiction  Police films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film and video adaptations  History 
Roles: Director, Production personnel, Producer, Author, Performer, Film editor, Restager , Scenarist, Creator, dir, Contributor, Honoree
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by John McTiernan
Die hard by Roderick Thorp ( Visual )
102 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A team of terrorists has seized a building in L.A. and taken hostages. A New York cop, in town to spend Christmas with his estranged wife, is the only hope for the people held by the savage criminals
The hunt for Red October by Jerry Sherlock ( Visual )
64 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new technologically superior Soviet nuclear sub, the Red October, is heading for the United States coast under the command of Captain Ramius. The American government is trying to find Captain Ramius, but so are the Russian naval and air commands
Die hard with a vengeance by John McTiernan ( Visual )
74 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New York cop John McClane is the personal target of the mysterious Simon, a terrorist determined to blow up the entire city if he doesn't get what he wants. Accompanied by an unwilling civilian partner, McClane careens wildly from one end of New York to the other as he struggles to keep up with Simon's deadly game. It's a battle of wits between a psychopathic genius and a heroic cop who once again finds himself having a really bad day
Predator by John McTiernan ( Visual )
113 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recruited by the CIA to rescue hostages held by guerilla 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
The Thomas Crown affair by Norman Jewison ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 1,555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billionaire Thomas Crown loves courting disaster and winning! But when he meets his match in an intelligent, cunning, lady insurance investigator, a game of cat and mouse ensues
The 13th warrior by John McTiernan ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After being warned by a fortune-teller that their fight against legendary creatures is doomed to failure unless they have a 13th warrior, a travelling ambassador (Banderas) is given no choice but to join a group of fierce fighters
Basic by John McTiernan ( Visual )
33 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,002 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
Last action hero by John McTiernan ( Visual )
45 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young boy's movie hero comes to life in this action film
Medicine man by John McTiernan ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 599 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
Rollerball by John McTiernan ( Visual )
20 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
Die hard collection ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die hard with a vengeance: New York cop John McClane is the personal target of the mysterious Simon, a terrorist determined to blow up the entire city if he doesn't get what he wants. Accompanied by an unwilling civilian, McClane careens wildly from one end of town to the other as he struggles to keep up with Simon's deadly game
The films of John McTiernan ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 136 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 )
9 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 66 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 59 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
Die hard trilogy ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Die Hard, John McClane, a New York City detective newly arrived in Los Angeles, rescues office workers held hostage by terrorists in their office building. In Die Hard 2, off-duty cop McClane must battle terrorists holding an airport hostage. In Die Hard with a Vengeance, McClane is the personal target of a terrorist determined to blow up the entire city of New York if he does not get what he wants
Die hard ultimate collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die hard 2: die harder: It's Christmas Eve, and McClane is off-duty in the nation's capital. But 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. And if that's not a big enough lump of coal in his stocking, he's 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!
Predator Predator 2 ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 38 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
Die hard trilogy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Die Hard with a Vengeance, McClane is the personal target of a terrorist determined to blow up the entire city of New York if he does not get what he wants
Bruce Willis Die hard collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Multiple languages and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drie actiefilms over de New Yorkse politieagent en terroristenbestrijder John McLane
Piège de cristal by John McTiernan ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"John McClane, un flic de New York, débarque à Los Angeles afin de passer les vacances de Noël avec son épouse. Mais au même moment, la tour qui abrite la soirée du réveillon est envahie par un groupe de terroristes.Les résidents de l'immeuble sont pris en otage. Tout a été calculé au millimètre près. Tout sauf un détail... McClane
 
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