WorldCat Identities

Rourke, Mickey

Works: 332 works in 1,711 publications in 9 languages and 35,184 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Film noir  Superhero films  Science fiction films  Crime films  Sports films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other, Author, Contributor, Artist, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Mickey Rourke
Iron Man 2 by Jon Favreau( Visual )

72 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 3,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now that the world knows billionaire inventor Tony Stark is the armored super hero Iron Man, his life has suddenly become even more intense. Everyone wants in on the Iron Man technology, whether for power or profit, but for Ivan Vanko, it's revenge. With Pepper Potts and James 'Rhodey' Rhodes at his side, Stark must once again suit up and face his most dangerous enemy yet
The Wrestler by Darren Aronofsky( Visual )

77 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 2,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Back in the late '80s, Randy 'The Ram' Robinson was a headlining professional wrestler. Now, decades past his prime, he barely gets by working small wrestling shows in VFW halls and as a part-time grocery store employee. He faces health problems that may end his wrestling career and is attempting to come to terms with his life outside the ring. He wants to reconcile with the daughter he abandoned in childhood and begins a relationship with a stripper. He struggles with his new life and an offer of a high-profile rematch with his 1980s arch-nemesis, 'The Ayatollah, ' which might just be his ticket back to stardom
Frank Miller's Sin City by Frank Miller( Visual )

66 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to Sin City, the town that beckons to the tough, the corrupt, and the brokenhearted. A universe of unlikely and reluctant heroes still try to do the right thing in a city that refuses to care. See Frank Miller's graphic novels come to life. Contains both the restored theatrical release and the recut, unrated, extended cut version
John Grisham's The rainmaker by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

30 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rookie lawyer in over his head on a high-profile case hires a feisty paralawyer who specializes in flunking the bar. Their chances of winning are slim to none, until they uncover a trail of corruption
The expendables by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Expendables are a tight-knit team of skilled combat vets turned mercenaries. Hired by a powerful covert operator, the team jets off to a small South American country to overthrow a ruthless dictator. Once there, they find themselves caught in a deadly web of deceit and betrayal. Using every weapon at their disposal, they set out to save the innocent and punish the guilty in this blistering action-packed thriller
Man on fire by A. J Quinnell( Visual )

21 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hard-drinking, burnt-out CIA operative John Creasy (Washington) has given up on life -- until his friend Rayburn ... gets him a job as bodyguard to nine-year-old Pita Ramos ... Bit by bit, Creasy begins to reclaim his soul, but when Pita is kidnapped, Creasy's fiery rage is released and he will stop at nothing to save her"--Container
Immortals by Tarsem Singh( Visual )

37 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this epic tale of vengeance and destiny, power-mad King Hyperion ... threatens to destroy all of humanity on his maniacal quest to obtain the ultimate weapon - the legendary Epirus Bow that gives the power to unleash war on both Heaven and Earth. But Theseus ..., a heroic young villager chosen by the gods, rises up to stop Hyperion's brutal rampage. With supernatural help from the beautiful oracle Phaedra ..., Theseus embraces his destiny and leads a fierce band of warriors in a desperate fight for the future of mankind"--Container
Once upon a time in Mexico by Robert Rodriguez( Visual )

21 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The saga of El Mariachi contunues when a corrupt CIA agent forces him out of hiding to help sabotage an assassination attempt on the president of Mexico by an evil cartel kingpin. El Mariachi has his own reason for helping - he is doing it for revenge
Diner by Barry Levinson( Visual )

45 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1959, a band of young men, buddies since high school, gather at a local diner to share their escapades and make sense of their lives. As one by one they drift off to join the mainstream of life they still cling to their shared boyhood dreams
Body heat by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

17 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and held by 1,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lawyer has a love affair with a woman and gets involved in a plot to kill her husband
Frank Miller's Sin City : a dame to kill for by Jessica Alba( Visual )

27 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weaving together two of Frank Miller's classic stories with new tales, Sin City's most hard boiled residents cross paths with some of its more reviled inhabitants
Alex Rider : Operation Stormbreaker by Geoffrey Sax( Visual )

22 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex Rider has been trained since birth for a career as a spy. It's not until his beloved uncle, Ian Rider, dies that Alex learns of his intended purpose in life. At just 14, Alex is not sure he can do all that is required of a super spy. Without much choice he is taken under the wing of Britain's secret intelligence service. The Special Operations Division of the MI6 sends Alex on a mission which could save or cost millions their lives. As Alex embarks on his greatest challenge yet, he learns all is not as it seems. Equipped with super spy training, Alex is prepared to deal with whatever comes his way
Rumble fish by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

95 editions published between 1983 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rusty James is a troubled teen who lives in the shadow of his older brother, "the Motorcycle Boy." He wants to be smart, tough, and cool like his sibling. Trouble is, he seems to only have the tough part down. Rusty isn't a leader like his brother, he's only good at getting people into trouble and trying to kick and punch his way out of it. Everyone around him has given up on Rusty James, and he's going to destroy anybody around him, including himself. When his brother returns, Rusty has to come to grips with who they both really are
Domino by Tony Scott( Visual )

35 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Domino Harvey, who is the daughter of film actor Laurence Harvey. Tired and unsuited to the pretentiousness of her high-society Los Angeles life, Domino leaves the glitz behind her and sets off to become a bounty hunter. She quickly falls under the wing of veteran hunter Ed Mosley and his crew, becoming an unlikely natural in the art of bounty hunting. But things heat up when a gang of masked men begin a series of armored car heists. Before long the mob, a crazed TV producer, the FBI and a terminally ill child have all got caught up in the crazy situation
Angel heart by Alan Parker( Visual )

77 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A down on his luck detective travels from the tough streets of Brooklyn, to the hot jazz clubs of New Orleans, and finally to voodoo rituals in the swamps of Louisiana
Shergar( Visual )

25 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Shergar, Ireland's most decorated thoroughbred and perhaps the greatest race horse of all time, who was kidnapped by IRA terrorists and held for a $2 million ranson
Killshot by John Madden( Visual )

27 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Armand 'Blackbird' Degas is a Mafia hit man who shoots to kill and never leaves witnesses, until now. When Carmen and Wayne Colson see him at the scene of a botched murder attempt, they become his next targets. After entering witness protection, they discover the law isn't on their side and decide to take matters into their own hands"--Container
Nine 1/2 weeks by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

37 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

9 1/2 weeks is the length of the affair between Elizabeth, a beautiful art dealer, and John, the man who becomes her lover and changes irrevocably the course of her life. After a tantalizing initial encounter, John charts the course of their sensual journey together in a deadly serious game of sexual dominance, unlocking the door to hidden dreams, pain and ecstasy
Dead in Tombstone( Visual )

23 editions published in 2013 in English and German and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a ruthless gang overruns a small mining town, they murder their own leader, Guerrero Hernandez, in a cold-blooded power grab. Sentenced to eternity in hell, Guerrero finds himself confronted by Satan himself, offering a daring proposition: deliver the six souls of his former gang and he will escape damnation
The informers by Gregor Jordan( Visual )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los Angeles, 1980s. Centeres on an array of characters who represent both the top of the heap - a Hollywood dream merchant, a dissolute rock star, an aging newscaster - and the very bottom (a voyeuristic doorman, an amoral ex-con). Connecting the intertwining strands are a group of beautiful, blonde young men and women who sleep all day and party all night, doing drugs and one another with total abandon. They don't realizing that they are dancing on the edge of a volcano
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Audience level: 0.18 (from 0.10 for Shergar / ... to 0.99 for Hollywood ...)

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Alternative Names
Michael Rourke

Mickey Rourke acteur, scénariste et ancien boxeur américain

Mickey Rourke actor american

Mickey Rourke actor estadounidense

Mickey Rourke actor estatunidenc

Mickey Rourke aktor amerikan

Mickey Rourke aktor amerykański

Mickey Rourke American actor

Mickey Rourke americký herec

Mickey Rourke Amerikaans filmacteur

Mickey Rourke amerikanischer Schauspieler

Mickey Rourke amerikansk skådespelare och boxare

Mickey Rourke attore, sceneggiatore e ex pugile statunitense

Mickey Rourke pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Mickey Rourke usona aktoro

Mickey Rourke yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Miki Rork

Mikijs Rurks amerikāņu aktieris

Mikki Rurk

Rourke, Philip

Rourke, Philip A. 1956-

Rourke, Philip Andre

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Мики Рорк

Мики Рурк

Мики Рурк американски актьор

Микки Рурк американский киноактёр, сценарист, бывший профессиональный боксер

Міккі Рурк

Міккі Рурк американський кіноактор і сценарист

Мікі Рурк

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ميكي رورك

ميكي رورك ممثل أمريكي

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