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Mann, Michael 1943-

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The last of the Mohicans by Michael Mann( Visual )

132 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The love of Hawkeye, rugged frontiersman and adopted son of the Mohicans, and Cora Munro, aristocratic daughter of a British colonel, blazes amidst a brutal conflict between the British, the French and Native American allies in colonial America
The aviator by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

39 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Howard Hughes was a rich young man from Texas, heir to his father's fortune, when he decided he wanted to make movies. Age 21, he made the most expensive Hollywood film ever (at the time); and went on to break air-speed records, make another fortune in aircraft design, smash Charles Lindbergh's round-the-world flight record, and be romantically linked with almost all of Hollywood's famous beauties. Nevertheless, he died alone, sealed into a room he never left, the victim of compulsions that drove him to greatness, while containing the seeds of his undoing
Miami vice by Michael Mann( Visual )

71 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the seamy and steamy Miami underworld, suave vice cops Sonny Crockett and Rico Tubbs battle a never-ending gallery of criminals
Heat by Michael Mann( Visual )

115 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heat is a sleeky glycerin tale of a brillant mastermind (De Niro) who pulls off million-dollar crimes with obsessive precision, and a flashfire L.A. cop (Pacino) equally driven to stop him. How far will each man go? Heat goes way beyond the expectations of the cops-and-criminal genre - and into the realm of movie master-piece
Hancock by Peter Berg( Visual )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Hancock is an unhappy and reluctant superhero who is depressed and has drinks heavily. He has saved many lives in Los Angeles, but in doing so, he has no regards for the damages he causes. The public has had enough of Hancock. Then one day, Hancock saves the life of Ray Embrey from being hit by a train. Ray is a public relations executive who now can go home to his wife and child, thanks to Hancock. Ray owes Hancock his life, and he makes it his mission to change his superhero's image. Ray's wife doesn't want Hancock around and makes certain that Hancock knows it
Collateral by Michael Mann( Visual )

72 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max is a cab driver. For twelve years, faces have come and gone from his rear-view mirror: people and places he has long since forgotten--until tonight. When a drug cartel learns of their impending indictment by a federal grand jury, they mount an operation to identify and kill the key witness. Vincent is a contract killer. He has one night in L.A.--and five bodies are supposed to fall. Vincent hijacks Max and his cab, making Max collateral--an expendable person who is in the wrong place at the wrong time. Through the night, Vincent forces Max to drive him to each assigned destination, as the L.A.P.D. and F.B.I. race to intercept them. Max and Vincent become dependent on each other, in ways neither would have imagined
Public enemies by Michael Mann( Visual )

50 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 2,147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1933. It is the fourth year of the Great Depression. For John Dillinger, Alvin Karpis and Baby Face Nelson, it is the golden age of bank robbery. After serving a ten-year prison sentence, John Dillinger embarks on a cross-country bank-robbing spree with help from his associates: faithful driver Red Hamilton, cocky lookout Homer Van Meter, and murderous hothead Baby Face Nelson. He relocates to Chicago, where he meets hatcheck girl Billie Frechette and falls in love, but struggles to reconcile his new romance with his life on the run. Meanwhile, FBI director J. Edgar Hoover has enlisted Special Agent Melvin Purvis to use the latest techniques and equipment to catch Dillinger-Public Enemy Number One-even as Purvis realizes that doing so may stretch his principles to the breaking point
The Insider by Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)( Visual )

76 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When former executive Jeffrey Wigand is fired by his employer, one of the largest tobacco companies in America, Wigand agrees to become a paid consultant for a story by veteran 60 minutes producer Lowell Bergman, regarding alleged unethical practices within the tobacco industry. But what begins as a temporary alliance leads to a lengthy battle for both men to save their reputations and more
Ali by Michael Mann( Visual )

66 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic biography of boxing great Muhammad Ali, which focuses on the ten-year period of 1964-1974. In that time, the brash, motor-mouthed athlete quickly dominates his sport, meets and marries his first wife, converts to Islam (changing his name from Cassius Clay), and defies the United States government by refusing to submit to military conscription for duty in Vietnam. His world heavyweight champion title thus stripped from him entirely for political reasons, the champ sets about to win back his crown, culminating in a legendary unification bout against George Foreman in Zaire, dubbed the "Rumble in the Jungle."
The kingdom by Peter Berg( Visual )

26 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A terrorist bomb detonates inside a Western housing compound in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, causing an international incident to ignite. FBI Special Agent Ronald Fleury quickly assembles an elite team and negotiates a secret five-day trip into Saudi Arabia to locate the madman behind the bombing. Fleury and his team discover that the Saudi authorities are suspicious and unwelcoming of the Americans into what they consider a local matter. The agents find their expertise worthless without the trust of their Saudi counterparts. Luckily, the agents find a partner in Saudi Colonel Al-Ghazi, who helps them navigate royal politics and helps unlock the secrets of the crime scene and the workings of an extremist cell bent on further destruction
Blackhat by Michael Mann( Visual )

29 editions published in 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A furloughed convict and his American and Chinese partners hunt a high-level cybercrime network from Chicago to Los Angeles to Hong Kong to Jakarta
Manhunter by Michael Mann( Visual )

55 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FBI agent Will Graham captured the diabolical Dr. Hannibal Lecter but nearly lost his mind in the process and retired from the Bureau. When he is coaxed out of retirement to hunt a serial killer called "The Tooth Fairy" he is again faced with the horrors incumbent in entering a serial killer's mind
Thief by James Caan( Visual )

36 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A professional thief is caught between Chicago organized crime families and corrupt police
Texas killing fields( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by true events, this tense and haunting thriller follows Detective Souder (Sam Worthington), a homicide detective in a small Texan town, and his partner, transplanted New York City cop Detective Heigh (Jeffrey Dean Morgan) as they track a sadistic serial killer dumping his victims' mutilated bodies in a nearby marsh locals call 'The Killing Fields.' Despite his partner's warnings, Detective Heigh sets out to investigate the crimes
Luck( Visual )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This one hour drama centers on an intuitive tough guy named Chester "Ace" Bernstein, who has always been involved with gambling, from bookmaking and money laundering to casino operations. Recently released from prison after three years, he teams with Gus Demitriou, his longtime chauffeur and muscle, to craft a complex plan involving the Santa Anita Racetrack in California
Vega$( Visual )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From call-girl murders, land disputes, business fallouts, and celebrity protection, Vega$ covers the underbelly of the shimmering desert oasis in Nevada"--Container
Columbia Pictures film noir classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sniper: San Francisco delivery van driver Edward Miller is unable to control his hatred of the women who reject him and the intense jealousy he feels whenever he sees lovers together. When he goes on a killing spree, the police must try and discover who he is. The big heat: A policeman is driven by grief to wage a relentless vendetta against a mobster. 5 against the house: Four Korean war vets dream up a college prank to rob a casino, convincing the girlfriend of one of them to help. Problems arise when one of the vets, who suffers from a war injury, turns the prank serious. The lineup: Police track two ruthless killers across San Francisco. Murder by contract: A hit man discovers his next target is a woman
Crime story( Visual )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1963, 'Crime Story' is the story of the Chicago Police Major Crime Unit headed by tough-as-nails Lieutenant Mike Torello and his obsessive pursuit of slick and ruthless gangster Ray Luca, one of organized crime's brightest young hoods. As Luca murders, steals, and extorts his way to the top from the mean streets of Chicago to the glitter of Las Vegas, Torello remains hot on his trail. This collection includes the two hour pilot and both seasons from the cult classic television series
Crime story( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mike Torello is a hard-boiled, hair-triggered cop who can bend the law and pummel punks in the same breath, a battle-scarred veteran of the streets who has just declared open season on hoods. Ray Luca is a slick, ruthless young hood, destined for the top of the heap. He'll steal, extort, and kill in his climb from the gutter to the inner circle of Chicago's crime network. And no one--perhaps not even Mike Torello--can stop him
Michael Mann : cinema and television : interviews, 1980-2012 by Steven Sanders( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This reader is the first to bring together a selection of Mann's own interviews where he reflects on his film and television productions. The sixteen interviews provide historical context, interpretation and evaluation of the auteur's work. They encompass his entire career as a feature filmmaker and television producer/director as he and others reflect on his themes, working methods, artistic development and career achievements. The book aims to open up Mann's body of work, making it available for comparison with the work of his contemporaries, and to provide fresh insights into his film and television work. A substantive introductory essay, chronology and filmography provide additional bases for understanding the interviews, essays and work of this major filmmaker. -- Provided by publisher
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Alternative Names
Mann, Michael

Mann, Michael 1943-

Mann, Michael Kenneth.

Mann, Michael Kenneth 1943-

Mann, Michael (Michael Kennet)

Mann, Michael (Michael Kenneth)

Mann, Michael Thomas 1943-

Maykl Mann

Michael Mann Amerikaans filmregisseur

Michael Mann amerykański reżyser filmowy

Michael Mann Director, guionista e produtor estadounidense

Michael Mann réalisateur américain

Michael Mann regista statunitense

Michael Mann US-amerikanischer Regisseur, Produzent und Drehbuchautor

Майкл Манн

Майкъл Ман

Манн, Майкл

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مايكل مان

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마이클 맨

만, 마이클 1943-


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