WorldCat Identities

St. John, Nicholas

Overview
Works: 58 works in 205 publications in 6 languages and 1,234 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Gangster films  Fiction 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Scenarist, Conceptor, Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Scribe
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Nicholas St. John
King of New York by Abel Ferrara ( Visual )
42 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the downfall of New York drug kingpin Frank White. Frank is a criminal driven by personal demons and an idiosyncratic sesnse of social justice. Having grown rich via his illegal exploits, Frank decides to give back to the city by building a multi-milion dollar hospital in an impoverished neighborhood. He attempts this by joining forces with a Chinatown gangster which, in turn, enrages the local - and very racist - Mafia. Meanwhile, Frank has a hotheaded cop on his back who will do anything to bring him down
Body snatchers by Abel Ferrara ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Malone family moves to an army base, where the father, a chemist with the Environmental Protection Agency, is assigned to check on stored waste material. Invading cells from outer space take over the bodies of the people on the base. Malone's wife is taken over, but he escapes with the rest of his family with the help of a helicopter pilot
Ms. 45 ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Manhattan, a mute seamstress Thana, is a timid woman who works in the fashion industry and spends most of her time at home. One night, she is raped in an alley near her, and before she arrives at her house, she is raped a second time by another criminal. But this time, she reacts and kills her assaulter. Now a disturbed Thana loses her sanity and uses the rapist's pistol to begin killing men on the streets of New York
The funeral by Abel Ferrara ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In New York City in the 1930s, a powerful crime family is caught in a lethal crossfire between union organizers and brutal corporate bosses
Dangerous game by Abel Ferrara ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and German and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stars Sarah and Francis find the on-camera violence spilling over into their tangled private lives while Eddie finds his personal traumas intruding more and more into the fictional material
The addiction by Abel Ferrara ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A doctoral student in philosophy is attacked and bitten by a strange woman while walking home one night. After the attack, she begins to feel an increasing hunger for human blood and realizes that she is becoming a vampire
Fear City ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ex-boxer and his partner hunt down a killer who is stalking strippers
The driller killer ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and French and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An artist (played by Ferrara) is driven mad and begins murdering derelicts with a power drill
China girl by Abel Ferrara ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Canal Street. New York. La frontière entre Little Italy et Chinatown. Tony fait partie d'une bande du quartier italien. Tyan est une jolie asiatique dont le cousin dirige un des gangs. Ils vont se croiser et ce sera le coup de foudre
4 film favorites ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Wolfen, police track werewolves. In Body snatchers, aliens take over a military base. In Coma, a young doctor becomes suspicious when healthy young people undergoing routine operations are mysteriously slipping into irreversible comas. In Bad moon, a werewolf pays a visit to his sister
Snake eyes by Abel Ferrara ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Le réalisateur Eddie Israel commence le tournage de son nouveau film qui traite de la prochaine rupture d'un couple. Après une vie de débauche, d'alcool et de drogue, la femme a découvert la spiritualité et veut quitter son mari. Alors que la situation dégènère sur le plateau, le réalisateur poussant ses comédens dans leurs derniers retranchements, celui-ci prend conscience que sa propre vie et ses relations avec sa femme sont basées sur le mensonge.."
The funeral, and, the addiction ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The funeral: In New York city in the 1930s, a powerful crime familh is caught in a lethal crossfire between union organizers and brutal corporate bosses. The addiction: Studying for a degree in a city that doesn't sleep, a college student's lifestyle takes a turn for the worse when she is bitten by a vampire
Nos funérailles by Abel Ferrara ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in French and English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Johnny Tiempio, cadet d'une famille de mafioso de second plan, est abattu à la sortie d'un cinéma. Pour la famille réunie pour ses funérailles, la recherche du coupable fait remonter le passé. Ray et Chez, les frères de Johnny se replongent alors dans l'histoire riche en drames de leur clan. Ils sont pris au piège des liens du sang qui font couler dans leurs veines le goût de la folie et de la violence
The funeral Nos funérailles by Abel Ferrara ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Morgana's law : a trilogy, Parchment, Rosewood and Mordantiem by Nicholas St. John ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Das Begräbnis ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in German and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New York, 2 H du matin by Abel Ferrara ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in French and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fratelli The funeral ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alla veglia funebre per il fratello Johnny, morto ammazzato all'uscita di un cinema, Ray e Chez Tempio meditano vendetta cercando un colpevole, un capro espiatorio, o, meglio, il modo per esorcizzare la violenza che è in loro. (Mereghetti)
King of New York El rey de New York ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Violento film de gángsters que relata los intentos de un traficante de drogas por recuperar su "territorio" perdido mientras cumplía prisión
Occhi di serpente ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Il regista Eddie Israel gira un film in cui una star dalle dubbie capacità di recitazione interpreta la parte di una donna che, stanca della routine di sesso e droga impostale dal marito, cerca una redenzione impossibile. Intanto gli va in crisi il matrimonio, mentre l'attore Francis Burns mostra una dubbia incapacità di simulare, violentando l'attrice sul set. (Mereghetti)
 
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Alternative Names
George Nicholas
John, Nicholas
John, Nicholas fl.1994
Nicodemo, Oliverio
Oliverio Nicodemo
Saint John, Nicholas
Saint John, Nicholas fl.1994
St. John
St. John fl.1994
St. John N. G.
St. John, Nicholas George
St. John, Nicolas
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