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Helgeland, Brian

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Most widely held works about Brian Helgeland
Most widely held works by Brian Helgeland
Mystic River by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

85 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 3,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three friends who grew up together in working-class Boston drift apart after a terrible tragedy. Years later, brutal events reconnect them. Jimmy's 19-year-old daughter is coldly murdered and Dave is a suspect. Sean is now a cop who scrambles to solve the crime before volatile Jimmy takes the law into his own hands
42 by Chadwick Boseman( Visual )

42 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History was made in 1947, when Jackie Robinson broke the professional baseball race barrier to become the first African American MLB player of the modern era. 42 tells the life story of Robinson and his history-making signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers under the guidance of team executive Branch Rickey
A knight's tale by Tim Van Rellim( Visual )

58 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his master dies, a peasant squire, fueled by his desire for food and glory, creates a new identity for himself as a knight
L.A. Confidential by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

94 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los Angeles, 1950. Three cops battle police corruption, a call girl, a mysterious millionaire, a tabloid journalist and the Chief of Detectives fuel a labyrinthine plot rife with mystery, ambition, romance and humor
Robin Hood by Ridley Scott( Visual )

58 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 2,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In times of tyranny and injustice when law oppresses the people, the outlaw takes his place in history. England at the turn of the 12th century was such a time. King Richard the Lionheart, bankrupt of wealth and glory, is plundering his way back to England after ten years on his crusade. In his army is an archer named Robin Longstride. This is the story of his return home where, for defending the weak against the strong, he will be condemned to live outside the law. Whether thief or hero, one man from humble beginnings will become an eternal symbol of freedom for his people. And so the legend begins
The taking of Pelham 1 2 3 by Tony Scott( Visual )

22 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 1,611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York Metropolitan Transit Authority train dispatcher Walter Garber's day is turned upside down when he must face-off against Ryder, the criminal mind that has hijacked the passengers of subway train, Pelham 1-2-3. Ryder is the leader of a highly-armed gang of four, including a henchman who used to work for the MTA. NYPD Hostage Negotiator Detective Camonetti initially takes charge of the situation, but quickly realizes that Ryder will only deal with Garber. Garber begins to employ his vast knowledge of the subway system in a battle to outwit Ryder and save the hostages
Man on fire by A. J Quinnell( Visual )

22 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,547 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
Green zone by Paul Greengrass( Visual )

30 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Iraq war, U.S. Chief Warrant Officer Roy Miller leads Mobile Exploitation Team-Delta (MET-D) on a fruitless search of suspected WMD sites. When he wonders out loud why the intelligence is all wrong, he's told not rock the boat. Soon Miller, working with a local Iraqi informant named Freddy, is going after a Ba'athist general named Al-Rawi. CIA agent Martin Brown and journalist Lawrie Dayne share Miller's doubts; each have some pieces to the puzzle. They try to help Miller out, but Department of Defense official Clark Poundstone treats the WMD problem like a PR kerfuffle. When a Delta Force squad is dispatched to intimidate him and shut his team down, Miller's questioning mutates into a quest: to learn the identity and motives of "Magellan," the highly protected source of this faulty information
Blood work by Jeff Daniels( Visual )

25 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired FBI agent attempts to discover the identity of a serial killer
Legend( Visual )

33 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of the rise and fall of London's most notorious gangsters, Reggie and Ron Kray, both portrayed by Tom Hardy in an amazing double performance. It is a classic crime thriller taking viewers into the secret history of the 1960s and the extraordinary events that secured the infamy of the Kray twins
Cirque du Freak by Paul Weitz( Visual )

13 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Darren is a regular teenage kid. He and his friend Steve find out about a Freak Show coming to town and get tickets. Steve and Darren think that it is all a joke until a vampire named Larten Crepsley comes on stage with a very poisonous spider that he makes do tricks. Steve tells Larten he would like to join him and become an apprentice
Payback by Brian Helgeland( Visual )

64 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tough thief tracks down his former partner who tried to kill him before taking off with his share of the heist and his wife
Conspiracy theory = Complot mortel by Brian Helgeland( Visual )

20 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York cab driver and conspiracy buff Jerry Fletcher tells anyone in earshot about the secret movers, shakers and assassins who really control things. When he tries to put Justice Department attorney Alice Sutton in the know, he's run out of her office. Soon both will be running for their lives
The order by Matthew Barney( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the head of a secret order of priests is found dead, with a strange mark left on his body, another member is sent to investigate. He soon finds himself plunged into a mystery, only to find himself at the heart of it
Assassins( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and French and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Rath (Stallone), a professional hit man, does his business via the electronic superhighway, making contact by fax modem and collecting his money by wire transfer. He has been given a contract to kill crime boss Alan Branch, vicious rival hit man Miguel Bain (Banderas) who stole the contract and killed Branch. Bain is as ruthless as Robert is principled. Robert won't fire randomly into a crowd, for fear of killing innocent bystanders. Bain treats civilians like they're the next best thing to body armor. Robert is by now getting tired of killing people, so he wants to retire. But he decides to take one more job, the target being a Seattle woman named Electra, who is a surveillance expert and information thief who will be selling a floppy disk of stolen data to a four of Dutch buyers. Before Robert can do anything, Bain shows up and kills the Dutchmen. Robert, who has the disk, declares himself retired and becomes Electra's protector because Bain is determined to kill Robert and Electra and get the disk
A nightmare on Elm Street by Renny Harlin( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Killer Freddie Krueger faces a new adversary. As her friends succumb one by one to Freddy's wrath, telepathically gifted Kristen embarks on a mission to destroy the satanic dream stalker and release the tortured souls of his victims once and for all
42 : the true story of Jackie Robinson by Aaron Rosenberg( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Jackie Robinson first put on a Brooklyn Dodgers uniform in 1947, he knew he was facing one of the toughest tests of his life ... Faced with hateful insults from the public and even some from his teammates, could Jackie rise to the challenge? Could he prove that his skills on the field, not the color of his skin, was what matter most?--P. [4] of cover
L.A. confidential : the screenplay by Brian Helgeland( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los Angeles, Anfang der 50er Jahre: 3 Cops sollen den Mord an 6 Menschen aufklären, die in einem Nachtlokal von Unbekannten erschossen wurden. Die Spuren führen in die Drogen- und Pornoszene. ; de
A knight's tale : the shooting script by Brian Helgeland( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Press kit includes 2 pamphlets, 10 photographs and 1 CD
The Postman by Kevin Costner( Visual )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and French and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 2013. War has crippled the Earth. The United States is no more. Hope is forgotten until a drifter whose fabricated tale of a restored United States gives survivors the will to fight for the freedom they lost
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The taking of Pelham 1 2 3
Alternative Names
Brian Helgeland Amerikaans filmregisseur

Brian Helgeland amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Regisseur und Produzent

Brian Helgeland cinéaste américain

Brian Helgeland sceneggiatore e regista statunitense

Helgeland, Brian 1961-...

Helgeland, Brian Thomas 1961-

Брайан Хелгеленд

Брайън Хелгеланд

Хелгеленд, Брайан

Բրայան Հելգելանդ ամերիկյան կինոռեժիսոր

בריאן הלגלנד

برایان هالگلند فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

브라이언 헬걸런드 미국의 영화 각본가, 감독

헬겔랜드, 브라이언 1961-




A knight's taleL.A. ConfidentialThe taking of Pelham 1 2 3Blood workPaybackL.A. confidential : the screenplayA knight's tale : the shooting script