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Verhoeven, Paul 1938-

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Most widely held works by Paul Verhoeven
Basic instinct by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

159 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman becomes a prime suspect when her boyfriend is brutally murdered, a crime she had described in her latest novel. The detective investigating the murder soon becomes embroiled in the case that could cost him his life
Robocop by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

141 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,789 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 )

107 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Courageous soldiers travel to the distant and desolate Klendathu system for the ultimate showdown between the species
Elle by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

21 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in French and German and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michèle seems indestructible. Head of a successful video game company, she brings the same ruthless attitude to her love life as to business. Being attacked in her home by an unknown assailant changes Michèle's life forever. When she resolutely tracks the man down, they are both drawn into a curious and thrilling game--a game that may, at any moment, spiral out of control
Zwartboek = Black book by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

65 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 1,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rachel is the daughter of an affluent Rotterdam Jewish family who are ambushed while trying to escape into Allied territory. She alone survives, and ends up in the Dutch Resistance, transformed into blond Ellis de Vries, playing Mata Hari to high-ranking German officer Ludwig Müntze. The officer can feel the Allies closing in, and is eager to forge a separate peace with the resistance fighters who may soon become the Dutch government, and keeps her secret. Meanwhile, someone in the resistance is systematically undermining the operation and betraying escaping Jewish families. For Rachel and Müntze alike, life in occupied Holland is terrifying. Expectations can be fatally reversed in seconds, and interlocking webs of secrecy and betrayal keep everyone always on edge
Hollow man by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

59 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Brilliant scientist Sebastian Caine has one passion: to uncover the secrets of invisibility. Working with his research team in a top-secret government facility, Caine will stop at nothing to achieve his goal, even if it means making himself the project's first human guinea pig"--Container
Starship troopers 3 by Edward Neumeier( Visual )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 419 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 commentaries and featurettes
Showgirls by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

62 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 319 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
Soldaat van Oranje = Soldier of Orange by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

38 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 286 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
De vierde man by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

33 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gerard Reve travels to Amsterdam, where he meets a rich widow, with whom he spends the night. Her other male acquaintance interests Reve's voyeuristic tendencies, which in turn lead him to discover the widow's mysterious past
Flesh + blood by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

21 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 212 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?
RoboCop 3 by Fred Dekker( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

RoboCop, sworn to protect the public, joins forces with a band of urban freedom fighters battling to save their neighborhood from the conglomerate that plans to demolish it to build a city of the future
Turks fruit by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

22 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De stormachtige relatie tussen een beeldhouwer en zijn jonge vrouw wordt ruw beëindigd, als zij aan een hersentumor overlijdt
Z Channel : a magnificent obsession by Fresh Produce Films Production / Maja Films( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 151 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
Verhoeven's tricked( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part behind-the-scenes documentary, part narrative feature, Verhoeven's Tricked is the result of an ambitious experiment in filmmaking
Jezus van Nazaret by Paul Verhoeven( Book )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speculatieve levensbeschrijving van Jezus van Nazareth, door de Nederlandse filmregisseur
The hitchhiker( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 122 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
Jesus of Nazareth by Paul Verhoeven( Book )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combining his passion for the subject with an in-depth knowledge of the history gained through rigorous study, film director Verhoeven paints a portrait of Jesus the man and Jesus the radical prophet
Volgens Verhoeven : op stap door de filmgeschiedenis met Paul Verhoeven by Paul Verhoeven( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in Dutch and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmbeschouwingen van de bekende Nederlandse regisseur Paul Verhoeven (1938- )
Meer Verhoeven : op stap door de filmgeschiedenis met Paul Verhoeven by Paul Verhoeven( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in Dutch and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmbeschouwingen van de bekende Nederlandse regisseur Paul Verhoeven (1938- )
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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 regista olandese

Verchoven, Pol 1938-

Verhoeven, Paul 1938-

Verhoevena, Paula 1938-

Verohoeven, Paul

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Верховен, Пол 1938-

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버호벤, 폴 1938-

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