WorldCat Identities

Donovan, Martin 1950-

Works: 39 works in 122 publications in 4 languages and 5,084 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Historical films  Detective and mystery films  Crime films  Comedy films  Film remakes  Made-for-TV movies 
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 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 Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 917 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
Death Becomes Her by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

17 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 867 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 )

7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 633 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
The visitation by Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 299 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 )

14 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 274 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
The haunting in Connecticut by Echo Bridge Home Entertainment( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of one family and their new house that was once a funeral parlor where some of the most heinous acts took place. Now their son is being used as a messenger for the evil spirits that still lurk in the house
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. Out of money and short of ideas, they both discover some truths about themselves
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
Collaborator by Martin Donovan( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 98 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
Silent Hill : revelation by Sean Bean( Visual )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 71 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
Hollow reed by Angela Pope( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 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 69 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
The right to die : critical decision by Jerry Hodak( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 50 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
Shadows and lies( Visual )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and German and held by 43 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
Nadja( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 43 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 )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 36 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
The courtship of Eddie's father( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third and final season of the series centered around Tom Corbett, a magazine publisher and widower, with a young son, Eddie Corbett. Tom was in charge of the motherless household but housekeeper Mrs. Livingston actually served as a mother figure to Eddie. The deep, real-life friendship that existed between Bill Bixby and Brandon Cruz translated into a warm, believable portrayal of father and son in the series. With patience and understanding, Tom guided his small son through the difficult life lessons of growing up. And often, Eddie taught his father a memorable lesson or two
Book of life ; The girl from Monday( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Girl From Monday - A girl drops into the Ocean from outer space. A being from a distant constellation called Monday, she has assumed the human form of a beautiful young woman in order to look for her missing friend
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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 pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

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

מרטין דונובן שחקן אמריקאי

مارتن دونوفان ممثل أمريكي

مارتین دونوان تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، و بازیگر آمریکایی

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