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Schrader, Paul 1946-

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Most widely held works by Paul Schrader
Taxi Driver by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

198 editions published between 1975 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 3,840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychotic taxi driver tries to save a child prostitute and becomes infatuated with a political campaigner. He goes on a violent rampage when his dreams do not work out
Raging bull by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

158 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake La Motta is a boxer whose psychological and sexual complexities erupt into violence both in and out of the ring. His brother Joey falls prey to Jake's mounting paranoia and jealousy, while fifteen-year-old Vickie, becomes Jake's wife and most prized trophy. The same anger that drives Jake in the ring, ultimately drives him to beat his wife and brother, and sends Jake down a self-destructive spiral of paranoia and rage
The last temptation of Christ by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

89 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this controversial movie Jesus, as both fully human and fully divine, is viewed in this film free of sin but subject to all temptations, including sexual ones
Affliction by Paul Schrader( Visual )

67 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When events shatter the quiet of his small town, Wade Whitehouse, with the aid of his new girlfriend, is forced to confront his past and reexamine his life
Mishima : a life in four chapters by Paul Schrader( Visual )

60 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poeta, novelista y dramaturgo. Homosexual. Militarista. Ésta es la biografía del famoso escritor japonés Yukio Mishima, contada en cuatro etapas de su vida. Un filme que explora sus ideas, sus obsesiones, sobre un fondo de sexo y de muerte
The Mosquito Coast by Peter Weir( Visual )

26 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allie Fox is a brilliant inventor but he is fed up with the American lifestyle. He takes his family to the Central American jungle where he intends to build an ice factory and live close to nature. His utopian ideals soon begin to unravel, and conflicts with his family and neighbors force Allie to reexamine his priorities
Transcendental style in film: Ozu, Bresson, Dreyer by Paul Schrader( Book )

45 editions published between 1972 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taxi driver by Paul Schrader( Book )

63 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama about a New York cab driver is driven to obsession when he attempts to save a teenage prostitute and embarks on a violent rampage against a world of filth and corruption
Bringing out the dead( Visual )

29 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicolas Cage stars as Frank Pierce, a paramedic on the brink of madness from too many years of saving and losing lives
Auto focus by Paul Schrader( Visual )

30 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Crane became well known as the star of the comedy hit series "Hogan's Heroes". With fame and success, Crane drove headfirst into the darker, destructive side of celebrity life. He eventually teamed with a video technician who helped him document his numerous sexploits. However, when his fast living got out control, the end result was a brutal murder that remains one of Hollywood's most scandalous unsolved mysteries
Dying of the light( Visual )

27 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evan Lake, a veteran CIA agent, has been ordered to retire. But when his protege uncovers evidence that Lake's nemesis, the terrorist Banir, has resurfaced, Lake goes rogue, embarking on a perilous, intercontinental mission to eliminate his sworn enemy
American gigolo by Paul Schrader( Visual )

94 editions published between 1979 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Julian Kay is on the prowl and looking for someone to please. Boyish and sensual, he speaks five or six languages, and is equally comfortable as a chauffeur for a wealthy middle-aged matron, and as a translator/companion for the lonely wife of an eecutive. He is the American gigolo. But Julian's love-for-sale lifestyle turns deadly when a client is murdered and Julian becomes the prime suspect."--Container
City hall by Harold Becker( Visual )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The death of an innocent child helps uncover a scandal that links the mob directly to the Mayor's office
Cat people by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

39 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman is victim of a heritage that transforms her into a wild leopard when she makes love
The walker by Beatrice Mosionier( Visual )

22 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Washington, D.C. Carter Page is a popular socialite who serves as confidant, companion and card partner to the wives of the most powerful men in America. When Carter's dearest friend finds herself on the brink of a scandal, he covers for her. Suddenly, he finds himself the chief suspect in a criminal investigation and this well-connected man-about-town becomes an outcast, hounded by the police and forced to hunt down the true culprit in order to clear his name
A decade under the influence by Richard LaGravenese( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cast of pioneering writers, directors, and actors talk about the 70's, their films and their colleagues
Adam resurrected( Visual )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Nazi concentration camp survivor spends the next 15 years of his life as a patient at a hidden experimental insane asylum, where he uses his magic tricks and comic abilities to stay sane. When he tries to help a young boy also suffering, he is forced to deal with his own pain and healing
Dog eat dog( Visual )

18 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and German and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trio of ex-cons, deep in the underbelly of Los Angeles, are hired for a kidnapping. When the abduction goes awry and gets completely out of control, the cons find themselves on the run, vowing to stay out of prison at all costs
Hitchcock Truffaut by Kent Jones( Visual )

9 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and German and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the original recordings from the week-long meeting between Alfred Hitchcock and Francois Truffaut in 1962--the same ones used as the basis of the book Hitchcock/Truffaut--this documentary film explores the skill and talent of Alfred Hitchcock on film and includes analysis and commentary from some of today's premier filmmakers
American gigolo by Timothy Harris( Book )

9 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in 4 languages and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Paul Schrader

Paul Schrader American film director

Paul Schrader Amerikaans filmregisseur

Paul Schrader cinéaste américain

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Paul Schrader director de cinema estadounidense

Paul Schrader director de cinema estatunidenc

Paul Schrader regista, sceneggiatore e critico cinematografico statunitense

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Schrader, Paul Joseph.

Schrader, Paul Joseph, 1946-

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Raging bullThe last temptation of ChristAfflictionMishima : a life in four chaptersThe Mosquito CoastTranscendental style in film: Ozu, Bresson, DreyerTaxi driverBringing out the dead