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Logan, John 1961-

Overview
Works: 178 works in 783 publications in 9 languages and 31,565 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  Star Trek fiction  Musical films  Slasher films  Horror films  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Producer, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent, Adapter, Interviewee, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by John Logan
Gladiator by Ridley Scott ( Visual )
107 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 4,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Roman general refuses to transfer his loyalty to the new Emperor, Commodus. He becomes a slave and then a gladiator, fighting in the Roman Colosseum in defiance of the Emperor
The aviator by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
41 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,983 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
Hugo by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
26 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2,981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Orphan, clock keeper, and thief, twelve-year-old Hugo lives in the walls of a busy Paris train station, where his survival depends on secrets and anonymity. But when his world suddenly interlocks with an eccentric girl and the owner of a small toy booth in the train station, Hugo's undercover life, and his most precious secret, are put in jeopardy. A cryptic drawing, a treasured notebook, a stolen key, a mechanical man, and a hidden message all come together to change Hugo's life forever
The last samurai by Edward Zwick ( Visual )
37 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tormented Civil War veteran Capt. Nathan Algren is coerced by a mercenary officer to train the Japanese Emperor's troops in the use of modern weaponry. Opposing this modernization are the samurai warriors who are holding fast to their traditions of honor, despite their strategic disadvantage. As a captive of the samurai leader, Algren learns, appreciates, and adopts the samurai code, switching sides for a climactic battle that will put everyone's honor to the ultimate test
Sweeney Todd the demon barber of Fleet street by Tim Burton ( Visual )
40 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reinventing himself as Sweeney Todd, a man unjustly sent to prison returns to exact revenge on those who ruined his life, especially the evil Judge Turpin who sent the man to prison. Not only does he seek revenge for the cruel punishment he suffered in prison, but also for what happened to his wife and daughter. When he returns to his home town, he reopens his barber shop, where Mr. Todd becomes the Demon of Fleet Street. Mrs. Lovett is Sweeney's amorous accomplice who creates diabolical meat pies out of the remains of Mr. Todd's victims
Rango by Gore Verbinski ( Visual )
29 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rango is a lizard who imagines himself an actor who literally breaks the fourth wall of his terrarium when the hatchback car in which he is riding swerves and sends him careening. Abandoned in the desert amid the shards of his former home, Rango makes his way to the nearby town of Dirt, which is experiencing a mysterious water shortage. The actor in Rango seizes the opportunity to invent a grandiloquent new image for himself, and as in many a Western, the stranger in town is suddenly promoted to the rank of sheriff. Along the way to solving the mystery of the vanishing water supply, he must survive highway crossings, giant hawks, an army of bat-riding prairie dogs, and a gun slinging rattlesnake
Skyfall by Sam Mendes ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bond's loyalty to M is tested when her past comes back to haunt her. When MI6 comes under attack, 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost
Sinbad, legend of the seven seas by John Logan ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sinbad, a daring and notorious rogue, has spent his life sailing the seven seas asking for trouble. Now he had been framed for stealing a priceless and powerful treasure - the Book of Peace. Sinbad has one chance to find, then return the precious book, and battle the Goddess of Chaos or his best friend Proteus will die
Star Trek, Nemesis by Jonathan Frakes ( Visual )
35 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Called to the neutral zone to help negotiate peace between the Romulans and the Federation, Picard and the crew of the Enterprise are confronted by the mysterious new Romulan Praetor Shinzon, a man who claims to be Picard's clone, and who plans to lead a Romulan attack on the Federation
The time machine by George Pal ( Visual )
25 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Desperate to alter the course of time, a visionary scientist invents a revolutionary machine that propels him 800,000 years into the future. There he discovers that humans have evolved into two groups: the hunters and the hunted. Now he must fight to save himself, and all of mankind, in a final, desperate battle
Coriolanus by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Caius Martius 'Coriolanus' is a feared and revered Roman general, suddenly pitted against his own city and fellow citizens. Rebelling against the power-hungry designs of his manipulative mother and rejected by his own people, Coriolanus incites a riot that expels him from Rome. The banished hero joins forces with his sworn enemy Tullus Aufidius to extract his revenge and determine his destiny. Set in contemporary times
Any given Sunday ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and German and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Embattled coach Tony D'Amato faces team strife and a new owner, who is sure Tony is way too old school. An injured quarterback, a flashy, bull-headed backup QB, a slithery team doctor, and a running back with an incentive-laden contract also fuel the film
Star trek nemesis by J. M Dillard ( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and German and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While on the way to the nuptials of Will Riker and Deanna Troy, Captain Jean-Luc Picard and the crew of the Enterprise are rerouted to Romulus for peace negotiations, but murder, betrayal, and brand new enemies await them
Gladiator by Annette Keen ( Book )
26 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maximus is a general in the Roman army. After his last battle he wants to return to his family. But the new Emperor Commodus hates Maximus, and kills his family. Soon Maximus is a prisoner, then a slave, and finally a gladiator. When Emperor Commodus joins Maximus in the arena they fight for their lives
Red by John Logan ( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
""There is only one thing I fear in life, my friend ... One day the black will swallow the red."" "Under the watchful gaze of his young assistant and the threatening presence of a new generation of artists, Mark Rothko takes on his greatest challenge yet: to create a definitive work for an extraordinary setting." "This play is a moving and compelling account of one of the greatest artists of the 20th century whose struggle to accept his growing riches and praise became his ultimate undoing." --Book Jacket
RKO 281 ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Coming to Hollywood as a celebrated boy genius featuring a spectacular career arc in New York including his "War of the Worlds" radio hoax, Orson Welles is stymied on the subject for his first film. After a dinner party at Hearst Castle, during which he has a verbal altercation with Hearst, Welles decides to do a movie about Hearst. It takes him some time to convince co-writer Herman Mankiewicz and the studio, but Welles eventually gets the script and the green light, keeping the subject very hush-hush with the press. When a rough cut is screened, Hearst gets wind of the movie's theme and begins a campaign to see that it is not only never publicly screened, but destroyed
Orson Welles Citizen Kane ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Citizen Kane: Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance. The battle over Citizen Kane: American experience documentary about the making of Citizen Kane and Orson Welles estate. RKO 281: Orson Welles produces his greatest film, Citizen Kane, despite the opposition of the film's de facto subject, William Randolph Hearst
Never the sinner : the Leopold and Loeb story by John Logan ( Book )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rango : the new sheriff in town by Annie Auerbach ( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Rango, a lost pet chameleon, stumbles into the town of Dirt, the townspeople make him their new sheriff, but he finds more than he bargained for when bandits steal all of the town's water
Star trek nemesis by J. M Dillard ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Captain Jean-Luc Picard and the Enterprise crew are suddenly diverted for an unexpected diplomatic mission to the planet Romulus. Longtime enemies of the Federation, the Romulans have expressed their desire to initiate negotiations that will hopefully lead to a long-awaited unity in the galaxy. But upon their arrival on Roumulus, the Enterprise crew is faced with a threat that could lead to the destruction of the planet Earth, and Picard comes face to face with a man who may prove to be his most dangerous adversary yet -- and a surprisingly personal nemesis"--Container
 
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ローガン, ジョン
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English (367)
French (32)
Spanish (27)
German (26)
Multiple languages (7)
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