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Martinez, Cliff

Works: 156 works in 635 publications in 7 languages and 16,436 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Crime films  Action and adventure films  Legal films  Comedy films  Disaster films  Television adaptations 
Roles: Composer, Author, Performer, Musician, Instrumentalist, Singer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Cliff Martinez
The Lincoln lawyer by Brad Furman( Visual )

14 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael 'Mick' Haller is a slick, charismatic Los Angeles criminal defense attorney who operates out of the back of his Lincoln Town Car. Having spent most of his career defending petty, gutter-variety criminals, Mick unexpectedly lands the case of a lifetime. However, what initially appears to be a straightforward case with a big money payoff swiftly develops into a deadly match between two masters of manipulation and a crisis of conscience for Haller
Contagion by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

19 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steven Soderbergh directs this multi-starrer thriller charting the rapid progress of a lethal airborne human virus that is spread by simple human contact and kills within days. As the pandemic sweeps the globe, an international team of medics races against time to contain the mutating bug. The cast includes Kate Winslet, Matt Damon, Gwyneth Paltrow, Laurence Fishburne, Marion Cotillard and Jude Law
Solaris by Andreĭ Arsenʹevich Tarkovskiĭ( Visual )

29 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Clooney stars in Steven Soderbergh's version of Stanislaw Lem's classic sci-fi novel. Chris Kelvin (Clooney) is a psychologist sent to investigate a series of mysterious occurrences aboard a distant space station. When he arrives he finds the two surviving crew members isolated from each other, and he learns that they have both received visits from loved ones who have been dead for many years. Soon Kelvin receives a visitor of his own - a figure in the form of his dead wife Rheya (Natascha McElhone) - and the feelings of guilt and tenderness that she awakens in him make his attempts to penetrate the mystery even more difficult. Lem's novel was previously filmed in 1972 by the great Russian director Andrei Tarkovsky
War dogs by Todd Phillips( Visual )

11 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two friends in their early twenties living in Miami Beach during the Iraq War exploit a little-known government initiative that allows small businesses to bid on U.S. Military contracts. Starting small, they begin raking in big money and are living the high life. But the pair gets in over their heads when they land a 300 million dollar deal to arm the Afghan Military
The normal heart( Visual )

7 editions published in 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This drama tells the dramatic, poignant and often-exasperating story of the early days of the HIV-AIDS crisis in New York City in the early 1980s, taking an unflinching look at the nation's sexual politics as gay activists and their allies in the medical community fight to expose the truth about the burgeoning epidemic to a city and nation in denial
The company you keep by Robert Redford( Visual )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jim Grant is a public interest lawyer and single father raising his daughter in the tranquil suburbs of Albany, New York. Grant's world is turned upside down when a brash young reporter exposes his true identity as a former 1970s antiwar radical fugitive wanted for murder
Sex, lies, and videotape by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

28 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Graham, a long-lost college friend ... drifts back into town and into the lives of John, a self-involved philanderer, his angelic wife, Ann, and her saucy sister, Cynthia. One by one, each is drawn into the very 'personal project' Graham is working on, leaving the relationships between them forever transformed"--Container
Spring breakers by Harmony Korine( Visual )

11 editions published in 2013 in 3 languages and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quatre jeunes filles, Candy, Faith, Brit et Cotty, sont amies depuis la maternelle. Lassées de leur vie monotone d'étudiantes à l'université, elles décident d'aller en Floride pour participer au spring break annuel et découvrir de nouveaux horizons. N'ayant pas d'argent, trois d'entre elles braquent un fast-food pour récolter la somme suffisante à leur séjour. Peu après leur arrivée, leur joie est interrompue à la suite de leur arrestation par la police lors d'une fête où était consommée de la cocaïne. Les quatre amies se retrouvent en garde à vue; par chance, un rappeur et trafiquant de drogue excentrique du coin connu sous le nom d'Alien paie leur caution et les prend sous son aile. Les filles le suivent, et la descente aux enfers commence. Pour elles, rien ne sera plus jamais comme avant
Wicker Park by Paul McGuigan( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and German and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthew is a Chicago investment banker who puts his life and a business trip to China on hold when he thinks he sees Lisa, the love of his life who walked out on him without a word two years earlier. With some help from his friend Luke, Matthew obsessively and relentlessly tracks Lisa down and while doing so, runs into another woman, calling herself Lisa who, unknown beknownst to Matthew, is an actress named Alex, who may hold the key to Lisa's original disappearance, and discovery
Narc by Joe Carnahan( Visual )

23 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suspended from the force following a drug bust gone wrong, undercover narcotics officer Nick Tellis is reluctantly goaded back into active duty when a fellow officer is slain. Promised reinstatement in exchange for his efforts, Tellis is paired with the victim's volatile ex-partner Henry and soon begins to actively seek the killer in an increasingly complex case. Tellis struggles with his conscience as he navigates a twisting road of half-realized truths, shifting loyalties and questionable agendas
Only God forgives by Nicolas Winding Refn( Visual )

12 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julian, an American fugitive from justice, runs a boxing club in Bangkok as a front for his drug business. His mother, the head of a vast criminal organization, arrives from the U.S. to collect the body of her favorite son, Billy, who has just been killed. Crazy with rage and thirsty for vengeance she demands the heads of the murderers from Julian. But first, Julian must confront Chang, a mysterious retired policeman who has resolved to scourge the corrupt underworld of brothels and fight clubs
The neon demon by Nicolas Winding Refn( Visual )

7 editions published in 2016 in English and German and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When aspiring model Jesse moves to Los Angeles, her youth and vitality are devoured by a group of beauty-obsessed women who will use any means necessary to get what she has
The limey by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"British ex-con Wilson (Terence Stamp) arrives in Los Angeles to investigate the mystery of his daughter's 'accidental' death. His prime suspect, the wealthy, heavily guarded music promoter Terry Valentine (Peter Fonda), is no easy target. Propelled into an increasingly brutal search for truth, Wilson, with single-mindedness and terrifying precision, moves unstoppably toward revenge."--Container
Pump up the volume by Allan Moyle( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and French and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By day, Mark Hunter is a painfully shy kid in a small Arizona town. But by night, he's Hard Harry, the cynical, uncensored DJ of a pirate radio station. Idolized by his high school classmates (who are unaware of his real identity), Harry becomes a hero with his fiercely funny monologues on sex, love and rock and roll. But when he exposes the corrupt school principal, she calls in the FCC to shut Harry down
Drive by Nicolas Winding Refn( Visual )

18 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : "Un cascadeur se métamorphose dès que la nuit tombe : il devient pilote de voitures pour le compte de la mafia. La combine est bien rodée jusqu'au jour où l'un des casses tourne mal et l'entraîne dans une course-poursuite infernale. Pour sauver celle qu'il aime, il devra se venger de ceux qui l'ont trahi ..."
King of the hill by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

19 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Underneath: A recovering gambling addict attempts to reconcile with his family and friends but finds trouble and temptation when caught between feelings for his ex-wife and her dangerous hoodlum boyfriend
Traffic by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

63 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a high-stakes, high-risk world of the drug trade. A Mexican policeman finds himself and his partner caught in a deadly web of corruption; a pair of DEA agents work undercover in a sordid and dangerous part of San Diego; a wealthy drug baron living in an upscale, suburban America is arrested and learns how quickly his unknowing and pampered wife takes over his business; and the U.S. President's new drug czar must deal with his drug-addicted teenage daughter
Drive : original motion picture soundtrack by Cliff Martinez( Recording )

14 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights from Cliff Martinez's score are combined with other high-octane tracks to create a soundtrack for the high-speed action film starring Ryan Gosling
Schizopolis by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fletcher Munson, a corporate drone and speechwriter for a New Age guru, discovers he has a doppelganger in the crazed dentist Dr. Jeffrey Korchek. A deranged comedy of confused identity, doublespeack and intrigue. Starring director Steven Soderbergh
Gray's anatomy by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spellbinding adaptation of Gray's 1993 monologue of the same name in which Gray, with typical sardonic relish, chronicles his arduous journey through the diagnosis and treatment of a rare and alarming ocular condition. For the monologist, this experience occasioned a meditation on illness and mortality, medicine and metaphysics
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Cliff Martinez Amerikaans componist

Cliff Martinez amerikansk trommeslagar og komponist

Cliff Martinez amerikansk trommeslager og komponist

Cliff Martinez amerikansk trummis och kompositör

Cliff Martinez compositeur de musique de films et interprète

Cliff Martinez compositore e batterista statunitense

Cliff Martinez US-amerikanischer Filmkomponist

Κλιφ Μαρτίνεζ

Клиф Мартинез

Клифф Мартинес американский барабанщик и композитор

קליף מרטינז

کلیف مارتینز آهنگساز و درامر آمریکایی

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