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Verhoeven, Paul 1938-

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Most widely held works by Paul Verhoeven
Total recall by Roxy Music (Musical group)( Visual )

60 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the year 2084 a worker leaves Earth for the mind-bending nightmarish reality of a Martian mining colony ruled over by a dictator who can alter reality to suit his whims
Basic instinct by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

87 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tough but vulnerable detective investigates a murder identical to one described in the latest novel of a cold, calculating and beautiful novelist with an insatiable sexual appetite
RoboCop by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

88 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

RoboCop is designed to stop a crimewave which is spreading all across America. The cyborg, created from the body of a slain Detroit police officer, is programmed to serve the public trust, uphold the law and protect the innocent. All goes well at first and Robocop stops every sleaze ball he encounters, but there are forces which will stop at nothing to see him eliminated
Starship troopers by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

63 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Courageous soldiers travel to the distant and desolate planet of Klendathu for a showdown with fire-spitting, brain-sucking creatures
Zwartboek = Black book by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

36 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feature film from The Netherlands. Drama. A Jewish singer infiltrates the Gestapo for the Dutch resistance during World War II
Hollow man by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

35 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After years of experimentation, Dr. Sebastian Caine, a brilliant but arrogant scientist working for the Defense Department, has successfully transformed mammals to an invisible state and brought them back to their original physical form. Detemined to achieve the ultimate breakthrough, Caine instructs his team to move on to phase III: human experimentation. Dr. Caine uses himself as the first subject
Starship troopers 3 by Edward Neumeier( Visual )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colonel Johnny Rico is back to rescue Sky Marshal Anaoke after his Federation Starship lands on a planet that is overrun by bugs. Bonus features include featurettes and commentaries. Includes a digital copy of the film
De vierde man by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

29 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The three men in Christine's past all are dead. When Gerard, seduced by Christine, moves into her life, a grisly series of dreams hint that he could be next
Showgirls by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

28 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nomi Malone has what it takes to make it as a Las Vegas showgirl-- what she doesn't have is a way in. To survive, she accepts the only job available: lap dancing at a seedy club. And when she meets Cristal, Vegas' reigning showgirl, Nomi wants everything she has-- including her boyfriend. And as Nomi dives deeper into the world she so desperately desires, a rivalry between the two women heats up. The battle for the spotlight becomes so fiercely competitive that it drives Nomi to deperate lengths-- and devious heights-- for fame in Sin City."--Container
Jesus of Nazareth by Paul Verhoeven( Book )

24 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Building on the work of the great Biblical scholars of the twentieth centuryRudolf Bultman, Raymond Brown, Jane Schabert and Robert Funk, founder of the Jesus Seminars, among othersfilmmaker Paul Verhoeven disrobes the mythical Jesus to reveal a man who is, after all, startlingly familiar to us, a man who has much in common with other great political leaders throughout history, human beings who believed that change was coming in their lifetimes
Soldaat van Oranje = Soldier of Orange by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

17 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soldier of Orange offers a movie-view of World War II as seen in the Netherlands by civilians and members of the underground during the Nazi occupation. In 1939 six college students, fraternity brothers, pose for a photograph--dashing Erik, mischievous Guus, 'Mr. Particular' Nico, athletic Jan, carefree Alex, and aspiring professor Jack. Then WWII begins and their placid lives, full of wealth and comfort, change irrevocably. Helpless, Erik can only try to survive himself, as some of his best friends die, some turn traitor, and others cover themselves with glory
Flesh + blood by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

19 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Western Europe, 1501, this epic of romance and of passion for wealth and power tells the story of Martin, the chief of a band of mercenaries who win a battle for Arnolfini, their leader, but then are betrayed. Seeking revenge they abduct Arnolfini's daughter-in-law to-be, Agnes, from a convent, but she in turn manipulates Martin. From true love or in order to survive?
Turks fruit by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

18 editions published between 1973 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De stormachtige relatie tussen een beeldhouwer en zijn jonge vrouw wordt ruw beëindigd, als zij aan een hersentumor overlijdt
RoboCop 3 by Fred Dekker( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robocop 3: "In this second sequel to Robocop, the mechanical humanoid opposes the evil designs of his creators who have gone corrupt and are trying to take over all real estate in Detroit, kicking the poorer citizens out of their homes and turning them out into the streets."--All Movie Guide
Total recall( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Total recall: Quaid is a construction worker in 2084, haunted by dreams of Mars. Against the wishes of his sexy blonde wife, Quaid goes to Rekall, a company that implants artificial memories so he can "remember" visiting the red planet that is now being settled by human inhabitants. However, Quaid is actually an amnesiac secret agent from Mars-- or is he?
Z Channel : a magnificent obsession( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the historic influence of Z Channel; showcases the important voice the station gave filmmakers; examines the great influence the channel had on modern cinema, independent filmmaking, and the development of cable television
Elle( Visual )

4 editions published in 2016 in French and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een zakenvrouw wordt thuis verkracht door een onbekende man en besluit zelf achter de dader aan te gaan
The hitchhiker( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hitchhiker walks a lonely road where terror awaits around every curve. Walk with him, and you'll find yourself in some very dark places. He won't hold your hand, but he'll make sure the only ones who get hurt are the ones who deserve to
Keetje Tippel by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

13 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in Dutch and English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Neel Doff was born in 1858, married a wealthy student (who taught her French), became a widow, started travelling around Europe (and met Toulouse-Lautrec), and remarried a lawyer from Antwerp. In 1911 she published her first book, for which Octave Mirbeau tried to get her the Prix Goncourt, and at the beginning of the '20s she was even put up for the Nobel Prize. Her book was translated into English and Russian. ... A chic and detached look at poverty and prostitution in the 1880's. Against the background of the struggle of the poor family, Keetje's fight to keep her virginity (the fight is lost) and honesty is put. In the beginning she is just taken advantage of, but later she has to walk the street, chaperoned by Mom. She meets a bank clerk and has an affair with him, but finds happiness at last with a rich notary's son"--Variety review by "Saal.", May 14, 1975
Robocop trilogy( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robocop: "Set in Detroit sometime in the near-future, the film is about a policeman killed in the line of duty, who the department decides to resurrect as a half-human, half-robot supercop. The robocop is indestructible, and within a matter of weeks he has removed crime from the streets of Detroit. However, his human side is tortured by his past, and he wants revenge on the thugs who killed him."--Stephen Thomas Erlewine, All Movie Guide
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Zwartboek = Black book
Alternative Names
Jansen, Jan 1938-

Paul Verhoeven Dutch film director, screenwriter and film producer

Paul Verhoeven Film director

Paul Verhoeven holenderski reżyser i scenarzysta

Paul Verhoeven holland filmrendező, forgatókönyvíró, producer, 1938-

Paul Verhoeven (hollänesche Filmregisseur)

Paul Verhoeven Niederländischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent

Paul Verhoeven réalisateur, scénariste et producteur hollandais

Paul Verhoeven regisseur

Paul Verhoeven regista olandese

Verhoevena, Paula, 1938-

Verohoeven, Paul

Πολ Βερχόβεν

Пол Верховен

פול ורהובן

بول فيرهويفن

پل ورهوفن نویسنده و کارگردان هلندی

പോൾ വർഹൂവൻ

პოლ ვერჰოვენი

버호벤, 폴 1938-

파울 페르후번

バーホーベン, ポール

ポール・バーホーベン

保罗·费尔胡芬

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