WorldCat Identities

Donovan, Martin 1950-

Works: 37 works in 118 publications in 4 languages and 7,093 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Romance films  Detective and mystery films  Historical films  Film remakes  Crime films  Comedy films  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, Author of screenplay, Director, Producer, Conceptor, Author
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 942 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 Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Great Gatsby follows viable writer Nick Carraway as he leaves the Midwest and comes to New York City in the spring of 1922. Chasing his own American dream, Nick lands next door to Jay Gatsby, and across the bay from his cousin, Daisy, and her husband, Tom Buchanan. Nick is drawn into the captivating world of the rich and their loves and deceits. As he bears witness, he pens a tale of impossible love, incorruptible dreams, and tragedy, and holds a mirror to our own modern times and struggles
The haunting in Connecticut by Echo Bridge Home Entertainment( Visual )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Campbell family moves to upstate Connecticut. They soon learn that their charming Victorian home has a disturbing history. The house was once a transformed funeral parlor where inconceivable acts occurred. The owner's clairvoyant son, Jonah, served as a demonic messenger. He provided a gateway for spiritual entities to crossover. Now unspeakable terror awaits when Jonah, the boy who communicated with the dead, returns to unleash horror on the innocent and unsuspecting family
Death Becomes Her by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

16 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dark comedy about greed, vanity, sex, immortality, life--and death. A writer named Helen decides to take revenge on her actress friend Madeline after she steals her fiance Ernest. When Helen and Madeline both take a serum that gives them eternal life, their hatred for one another ends as they both plot to kill Ernest
Unthinkable by Gregor Jordan( Visual )

7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An FBI agent and a Special Operations interrogator must force a terrorist suspect to divulge the locations of three nuclear weapons that are set to detonate somewhere in the United States
Silent Hill : revelation by Sean Bean( Visual )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 553 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
The sentinel by Clark Johnson( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pete Garrison is a veteran secret service agent saved the life of president Ronald Reagan in the past and became a legend. Presently he is responsible for the personal security of president and first lady Sarah Ballentine. Pete and the first lady are having a love affair. Pete's informer, Walter, discloses that there is a traitor in the secret service and there is a plot to kill the president. His former friend David Breckinridge and the chief of the secret service William Montrose are in charge of the investigation. All the agents are submitted to a polygraph test. Due to his affair with Sarah, he is compromised and his test results show falsehood. He is accused of treachery. He escapes before being imprisoned. He is chased by the secret service and conducts his own investigation trying to find the responsible
Shadows and lies( Visual )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and German and held by 309 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 Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn( 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 )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in modern day Argentina, the film centres 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 148 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
Trust by Hal Hartley( Visual )

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

A pregnant 16 year old rejected by everyone and a 17 year old genius who hates everyone discover that love is stranger than they are in this different modern romantic comedy
Collaborator by Martin Donovan( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 97 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
Amateur by Hal Hartley( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 96 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 by Angela Pope( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 72 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 obession that leads him back to the boy's own front door. A custody battle to save his son instigates an inquisition onto 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 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pair of L.A. detectives investigate the death of a teenage girl. Things take a turn for the worse when one of the cops, already under the scrutiny of Internal Affairs, accidentally kills his partner and then covers it up
The right to die : critical decision by Jerry Hodak( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 49 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

The story of brother and sister vampires who struggle against each other and the ancient curse that binds them
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
Heaven( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An architect, being sued for divorce and struggling with booze and gambling, finds work remodeling a friend's strip club. There he meets a transsexual stripper who is bothered by accurate, but extremely violent, visions of future events, which begin to include the architect. Finally, the scenes from the visions become reality
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Death Becomes Her
Alternative Names
Martin Donovan acteur américain

Martin Donovan actor estadounidense

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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