WorldCat Identities

Brest, Martin 1951-

Overview
Works: 143 works in 582 publications in 10 languages and 7,605 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Fantasy films  Film remakes  Police films  Detective and mystery plays  Caper films  Crime films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Actor, Bibliographic antecedent, Author, Scenarist, Film editor, fmd, Restager , Performer, fmk, Other, fil, pmn
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Martin Brest
Meet Joe Black by Martin Brest( Visual )

100 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death appears to claim a wealthy media mogul who bargains for more time, during which Death falls in love with the man's daughter
Scent of a Woman by Martin Brest( Visual )

29 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hoping to earn extra money, an innocent and reserved scholarship student at an exclusive prep school agrees to look after a blind, retired Lieutenant Colonel, who takes him off for a wild weekend in New York City
Beverly Hills cop by Martin Brest( Visual )

72 editions published between 1984 and 2020 in 6 languages and held by 1,663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Axel Foley is a brash, street smart Detroit detective who follows the trail of a friend's murderer to the posh surroundings of Beverly Hills. And before Axel gets his man, he gets up to his neck in an international network of smugglers and drug peddlers
Midnight run by Martin Brest( Visual )

49 editions published between 1988 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bounty hunter is charged with delivering an embezzling, bail-jumping accountant to Los Angeles. What he doesn't know is that the Mob is also after said accountant for embezzling the money in the first place
Gigli by Martin Brest( Visual )

23 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Larry Gigli is a low-level Los Angeles mob enforcer whose volatile boss, Louis, hires Gigli to kidnap Brian, the mentally handicapped younger brother of a federal prosecutor who's about to bring Louis' boss to trial in New York. Gigli gets the kid home without a hitch. Then Ricki, a beautiful woman, shows up at his door. Gigli soon learns that the nervous Louis has hired her to keep an eye on him. As Gigli and Ricky continue to look after the young, innocent Brian, they find themselves increasingly attracted to one another
Going in style( Visual )

11 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in English and Multiple languages and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three senior citizens who are bored with their lives decide to rob a bank. If they get away with it they have the money, and if they get caught they wonder what the police will do to three old men
--no lies( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Speeding? is a short film for driver's educational classes on speeding and is still widely used. Again, Alec Hirschfeld is the cameraman and Block populates the film with actors from television and Hollywood films ... and gives directors Martin Brest and Stephen Verona rare onscreen appearances. The Corona, California traffic unit and the California Highway Patrol provide the film with the reality of working traffic officers."--Container
Meet Joe Black( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death takes a holiday: Death poses as a mortal man to find out more about humans. When he stays at the Duke Lambert's estate posing as a prince, he falls in love with the duke's daughter, even though she's betrothed to someone else
Meet Joe Black ; Captain Corelli's mandolin( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death takes the form of a human and, after asking a man to act as his earthly guide, falls in love with the man's daughter; an Italian officer on a Greek island falls in love with a woman who is already engaged to a Greek soldier
Going in style( Visual )

3 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three senior citizens who are bored with their lives decide to rob a bank. If they get away with it they have the money, and if they get caught they wonder what the police will do to three old men
Le Flic de Beverly Hills by Martin Brest( Visual )

18 editions published between 1986 and 2020 in 3 languages and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Axel Foley is a brash, street smart Detroit detective who follows the trail of a friend's murderer to the posh surroundings of Beverly Hills. And before Axel gets his man, he gets up to his neck in an international network of smugglers and drug peddlers
Comedy classics starring Eddie Murphy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2020 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life: Two men on a bootlegging run for some quick cash get placed at the scene of a crime. When their misfortunes land them in front of a judge they are sentenced to life
Beverly Hills cop( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Axel Foley is a tough Detroit cop that must go to Beverly Hills when one of his closest friends is gunned down
Beverly Hills cop trilogy : Beverly Hills cop, Beverly Hills cop II, Beverly Hills cop III( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A police detective from Detroit helps solve crimes in Beverly Hills
Midnight run : 4-movie marathon( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection includes: Midnight Run (Movie) (1988) (WS) (R Rated); Another Midnight Run (TV) (1994) (FS); Midnight Runaround (TV) (1994) (FS); Midnight Run For Your Life (TV) (1994) (FS)
Rencontre avec Joe Black = Meet Joe Black by Martin Brest( Visual )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Le richissime William Parrish mène une existence de rêve, jusqu'au jour où la Mort, incarné par un certain Joe Black, se présente à lui avec une proposition complètement extravagante : il retarde la mort imminente de M. Parrish en échange d'un petit tour dans le monde des vivants. Joe Black bouleverse la vie de William. Mais la rencontre de Joe et Susan, la fille de William, va totalement changer les règles du jeu."
Esencia de mujer Scent of a woman by Martin Brest( Visual )

31 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Slade (Al Pacino) es un malhumorado Coronel en la reserva del ejército norteamericano, retirado pues sufre de ceguera. Durante el fin de semana de Acción de Gracias el joven estudiante Charlie Simms (Chris O'Donnell), contratado por la familia de Slade, se queda en su casa para servirle de lazarillo y procurar que no beba mucho. Pero Frank tiene otros planes: irse a la gran ciudad de Nueva York ... Remake de la película italiana de 1974 "Profumo di donna" (Perfume de mujer). (FILMAFFINITY)
Vi presento Joe Black by Martin Brest( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Parrish è un miliardario che sente voci inspiegabili. La spiegazione c'è: è arrivato nella sua villa il bel Joe Black. Sua figlia Susan se ne innamora subito, ma nessuno sa che si tratta dell'Angelo della Morte venuto a prendere William. Va però prima salvaguardata l'azienda di famiglia che il subdolo Drew vorrebbe sottrargli. (Mymovies)
An unfinished conversation : collecting Enrique Martínez Celaya : [exhibition] November 17, 2009-January 10, 2010 by Enrique Martínez Celaya( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rendezvous mit Joe Black früher oder später trifft er auch dich by Martin [Regie] Brest( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kurz vor seinem 60. Geburtstag erhält Medien-Mogul William Parrish (Anthony Hopkins) überraschenden Besuch von einem mysteriösen Fremden Joe Black. Der gutaussehende junge Mann (Brad Pitt) hat ein ganz besonderes Anliegen: Er ist der Tod in menschlicher Gestalt und soll seinen Gastgeber ins Jenseits begleiten. Joe Black bietet seinem Gastgeber jedoch an, ihn so lange vom Weggehen von dieser Welt zu verschonen, wie er ihn bei Laune halten kann
 
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Meet Joe Black
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Midnight runGigliAn unfinished conversation : collecting Enrique Martínez Celaya : [exhibition] November 17, 2009-January 10, 2010
Alternative Names
Brest, Martin

Martin Brest americký filmový scenárista a režisér

Martin Brest Amerikaans filmregisseur

Martin Brest cinéaste américain

Martin Brest director de cine estadounidense

Martin Brest regista, sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Martin Brest US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Produzent

Μάρτιν Μπρεστ

Брест Мартин

Мартин Брест

Мартін Брест

Մարտին Բրեստ

מרטין ברסט

مارتن برست تدوینگر، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

مارتن بريست

მარტინ ბრესტი

마틴 브레스트

브레스트, 마틴 1951-

ブレスト,マーティン 1951-

マーティン・ブレスト

马丁·布莱斯特

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