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Helgeland, Brian

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

102 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 3,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boston childhood friends Jimmy, Sean and Dave are reunited after a brutal murder. Reformed convict Jimmy and his devoted wife Annabeth find out that their teenage daughter Katie has been beaten and killed. Jimmy's old friend Sean is the homicide detective assigned to the case. Jimmy gets his relatives, the Savage brothers to conduct their own investigation. Jimmy and Sean soon suspect their old pal Dave, who now lives a quiet life, but harbors some disturbing secrets of his own
A knight's tale by Tim Van Rellim( Visual )

79 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,454 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
42( Visual )

20 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 2,346 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
Robin Hood by Ridley Scott( Visual )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,828 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
Green zone by Paul Greengrass( Visual )

38 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,685 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
Man on fire by A. J Quinnell( Visual )

29 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,641 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
The taking of Pelham 1 2 3 by Tony Scott( Visual )

26 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 1,600 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
Blood work by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

28 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There is a masked killer on the loose, and the police believe its the locations that are important and that the victims are just unlucky. But retired FBI agent McCaleb thinks that it goes the other way around. The killer's victims are very specific. Forced to retire after suffering a heart attack, and receiving a new heart 2 years later, he is approached by the sister of the murdered woman whose heart he now has. Now McCaleb has to use his wits to discover who is responsible for the murders
Legend( Visual )

52 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,393 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
L.A. Confidential( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three detectives in the corrupt and brutal L.A. police force of the 1950s use differing methods to uncover a conspiracy behind the shotgun slaying of the patrons at an all-night diner in this lush tribute to tough filmnoir crime films
Cirque du Freak by Paul Weitz( Visual )

20 editions published between 2009 and 2018 in English and held by 1,112 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 7 languages and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A career criminal is bent on revenge after his partners in a street heist betray him
Conspiracy theory = Complot mortel by Brian Helgeland( Visual )

24 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 883 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
L.A. confidential by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

118 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three detectives in the corrupt and brutal L.A. police force of the 1950s use differing methods to uncover a conspiracy behind the shotgun slaying of the patrons at an all-night diner. A lush tribute to tough film-noir crime films
L.A. confidential( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

LA in the 50's: Notorious gangster Mickey Cohen has just been put away for tax evasion, and now a bunch of his heroin is missing. Outside wise guys would love to move in on Mickey's territory; Captain Dudley Smith of the LAPD has launched a special squad to deal with them. Violent, thuggish team member Bud White's partner is murdered during a robbery at The Nite Owl coffee shop. The responding officer is rising star Detective Lieutenant Ed Exley, whose investigation intersects with that of Detective Jack Vincennes. Their leads point to Pierce Patchett, a drug dealing pimp whose prostitutes are surgically altered to look like movie stars. Nothing is as it seems in the glittering city of Angels, which, despite its open streets and warm welcoming air, is a city constructed of secrets. As Hollywood scandal sheet editor Sid Hudgens says, some things in L.A. are always going to be "Off the record, on the QT, and very hush-hush."
42 : the Jackie Robinson story by Chadwick Boseman( Visual )

28 editions published in 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 510 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
The Postman by Kevin Costner( Visual )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and French and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the near future after a catastrophic war which has destroyed the government, a traveler finds an old mail bag and starts delivering it
The order by Matthew Barney( Visual )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 454 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 by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 415 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( Visual )

16 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 317 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
 
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The taking of Pelham 1 2 3
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A knight's taleThe taking of Pelham 1 2 3Blood workPaybackL.A. confidentialL.A. confidentialA nightmare on Elm Street
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Brian Helgeland Amerikaans filmregisseur

Brian Helgeland amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Regisseur und Produzent

Brian Helgeland cinéaste américain

Brian Helgeland director de cine estadounidense

Brian Helgeland director de cinema estatunidenc

Brian Helgeland sceneggiatore e regista statunitense

Helgeland, Brian 1961-...

Helgeland, Brian Thomas 1961-

Брайан Хелгеленд

Брайън Хелгеланд

Բրայան Հելգելանդ ամերիկյան կինոռեժիսոր

בריאן הלגלנד במאי קולנוע אמריקאי

برایان هالگلند فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

브라이언 헬걸런드 미국의 영화 각본가, 감독

헬겔랜드, 브라이언 1961-

ブライアン・ヘルゲランド

布莱恩·海尔格兰德

布萊恩·海格蘭

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