WorldCat Identities

Donovan, Martin 1950-

Works: 40 works in 117 publications in 4 languages and 7,097 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films  Film remakes  Crime films  Made-for-TV movies  Television programs  Teen films  Film noir 
Roles: Actor, Author of screenplay, Director, Producer, Author, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Martin Donovan
Saved! by Brian Dannelly( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of Fundamentalist Christian teenagers attend the fictional American Eagle Christian High School in suburban Baltimore County, Maryland. Hilarity (and religious satire) ensue
The great Gatsby by Robert Markowitz( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Long Island in the early 1920s the mysterious Jay Gatsby tries to rekindle his romance with Daisy, a young woman who has married another man, the wealthy and cruel Tom Buchanan. Jay Gatsby is a poor boy whose love of golden girl and plutocrat Daisy, is the catalyst that leads to his rise and ultimate demise in the society where he craves respect
Death Becomes Her by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

14 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some people will go to any lengths to stay young forever. But Madeline Ashton and her old friend and rival Helen Sharp are about to go too far
Unthinkable by Gregor Jordan( Visual )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just how far we will go to protect ourselves and our country. When a nuclear expert-turned-extremist plants devices in three separate cities, the country's counter-terrorism force springs into action and captures him. But the location of his bombs remains a mystery. With time running out, FBI agent Helen Brody agrees to work alongside a mysterious interrogator known only as 'H', whose ruthless methods get results. But a power struggle develops between the FBI agent, 'H' and the terrorist. What happens next is unbelievable and unthinkable
Silent Hill : revelation by Sean Bean( Visual )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Return to a place of insanity and blood-curdling chills in this shocking sequel to one of the most surreal and gruesome horror films ever created. Heather Mason and her father have always tried to stay one step ahead of the malevolent forces intent on their destruction. But on the eve of her 18th birthday, a dangerous revelation leads her deeper into a demonic world that threatens to trap her in a nightmarish landscape forever."--Container
The sentinel by Clark Johnson( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pete Garrison is on the presidential protection detail when another Secret Service agent is murdered. An informer tells Garrison about an elaborate assassination conspiracy that is related to this murder and is well underway. Garrison also happens to be having an affair with the First Lady, the stress of which causes him to flunk a lie detector test when word of the plot to kill the president becomes more than just paranoia. Garrison is soon on the run, being hunted by his protege David Breckinridge. But Garrison is at the top of his game and he knows all of the secret service tricks and uses them to evade his former comrades as the clock ticks down to assassination
Shadows and lies( Visual )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and German and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When he falls for a gangster's favorite call girl, a quiet criminal must flee New York City. After four years in exile, Vincent secretly returns to the city intent on saving the woman he loves
The visitation by Frank E Peretti( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Miracles are happening in the sleepy town of Antioch, and everyone is talking about the mysterious drifter with incredible powers. Who is this mysterious stranger-- the true messiah, a false prophet, or something far more sinister?"--container
Apartment zero( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in modern day Argentina, the film centers on a pair of unlikely roommates, Adrian LeDuc and Jack Carney. Adrian is a lonely, reserved man who runs a local revival movie theater. In order to make ends meet, he takes in a roommate--Jack. Jack is handsome, charming and alluring. He may also be a killer
Simple men by Hal Hartley( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two brothers go after their father, a former all-star shortstop and mad-bomber anarchist, when he breaks out of jail, and discover on their trek through deepest, darkest Long Island that sometimes even the oddest things really are just what they seem
Collaborator by Martin Donovan( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Longfellow is a famous playwright who can't seem to catch a break. Retreating back to his childhood home to visit his mother, Robert crosses paths with his former neighbor Gus, a right-wing ex-con who is Robert's polar opposite in every possible way. When Gus holds Robert hostage at gunpoint during a drunken reunion gone terribly wrong, the two men unexpectedly bond until the mood darkens and shots ring out
Apartment zero( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two roommates share an apartment in Buenos Aires: Adrian is reserved, stand-offish, and desperately lonely; Jack is strikingly handsome, charming, and alluring. One of them is a cold-blooded, serial killer
Trust by Hal Hartley( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Maria announces her unplanned pregnancy to her family, her father dies of a heart attack, her mother evicts her and her boyfriend breaks up with her. With nowhere to go, she wanders into town, searching for a place to stay. Along the way, she meets Matthew, a highly educated and moody repairman living with his abusive father. The two begin an unusual romance built on their sense of mutual identification and trust, while their families try to bring an end to their fragile relationship
Amateur by Hal Hartley( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A crackpot ex-nun who writes pornographic short stories crosses paths with an amnesiac wandering the streets of New York City. When they set out to uncover his identity, they come face to face with his unsavory past--including a vengeful porno actress and ruthless corporate assassins hot on their trail
Hollow reed( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martyn Wyatt is just settling into his new life; he has an ex- wife, a gay live-in partner, and limited visitation rights to his beloved son Oliver. When Oliver shows up bloodied at his father's house, Martyn's detemination to find the culprit becomes an obsession that leads him back to the boy's own front door. A custody battle to save his son instigates an inquisition into Martyn's lifestyle, questioning a gay father's ability to provide a safe haven for his own son
Insomnia by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime never sleeps and neither does the veteran LAPD homicide detective invited to Nightmute, Alaska to head a murder investigation there. He finds the investigation disrupted by an ever-shining midnight sun that wreaks sleep-depriving havoc on his body clock. As his consciousness becomes more unstable, he is nagged by a sense of personal guilt over a second crime that might just be real
Right to die( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cliff and his wife Abby are involved in a fiery car wreck that leaves Cliff unhurt and his wife hideously burned. As Abby lies comatose, kept alive only by life support, her charred spirit seeks vengeance on those who profit from her plight
Nadja( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twin brother and sister vampires struggle against each other - and the ancient curse that binds them - in this stylish, erotic thriller set against the concrete canyons of modern-day Manhattan. Fiendishly seductive Nadja (Elina Lowensohn), and brother Edgar (Jared Harris), spend their days entombed in darkness, and their nights hiding in the heart of the New York afterhours scene. But Edgar is haunted by the painful duality of life lived in the shadows - and troubled by his twin's relentlessly evil nature. Nadja weaves her sensual spell around the niece and nephew of famed vampire hunter Dr. Van Helsing (Peter Fonda), Edgar joins forces with his would-be-assassin, plotting to bring down his sister in an all-out orgy of sex, blood, danger and death
Loving couples( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Evelyn Lucas Kirby (MacLaine) and Dr. Walter Kirby (Coburn) have what seems to be the perfect marriage, but on closer examination it's far from healthy. Egocentric Walter can only find time to discuss his favorite subject: himself, and Evelyn can no longer stand the lack of attention. Looking for some excitement, she takes up with a handsome young patient (Collins), who is just what the doctor ordered, and begins a very "liberated" game that her husband can't resist getting involved in
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Death Becomes Her
Alternative Names
Martin Donovan acteur américain

Martin Donovan Amerikaans acteur

Martin Donovan amerikai színész

Martin Donovan attore cinematografico statunitense

Martin Donovan US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Peralta-Ramos, Carlos Enrique Valera y, 1950-

Ramos, Carlos Enrique Valera y Peralta-, 1950-

Valera y Peralta-Ramos, Carlos Enrique, 1950-

Μάρτιν Ντόνοβαν

Мартин Донован американский актёр, режиссёр и сценарист

مارتن دونوفان ممثل أمريكي

مارتین دونوان تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، و بازیگر آمریکایی

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