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Logan, John 1961-

Works: 146 works in 1,091 publications in 14 languages and 38,197 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Spy films  Animated films  Children's films  Biographical films  Epic films  Musical films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Librettist, Conceptor, Producer, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Creator, Director, Other, Adapter, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about John Logan
Most widely held works by John Logan
Gladiator by Ridley Scott( Visual )

160 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 4,344 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
Hugo by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

69 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 3,424 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 aviator by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

39 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,056 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
The last samurai by Edward Zwick( Visual )

81 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,000 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
Skyfall by Sam Mendes( Visual )

50 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,752 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
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet street by Johnny Depp( Visual )

59 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical adaptation of the story of Sweeney Todd, a man sent to prison 15 years earlier, who returns to exact revenge on those who ruined his life, especially the evil Judge Turpin. Returning to his old neighborhood with his old life destroyed, he opens a barber shop as the instrument of his plot. With the help of his new and amorous accomplice Mrs. Lovett, owner of the downstairs pie shop and in need of better ingredients, Todd works his way through his list of enemies
Rango by Gore Verbinski( Visual )

48 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,483 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
Spectre by Sam Mendes( Visual )

24 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Résumé: Drame d'espionnage. Un message d'outre-tombe lance James Bond sur la piste d'un tueur à gages opérant au Mexique pour le compte d'une organisation aux pouvoirs tentaculaires. Pendant que M affronte un supérieur qui cherche à remplacer les services secrets britanniques par un programme de surveillance électronique à grande échelle, l'agent 007 prend le large et poursuit son enquête, du Mexique au Maroc en passant par l'Italie et l'Autriche. Aidé par la psychologue Madeleine Swann, Bond suit la trace d'un certain Franz Oberhauser, qui semble être l'âme dirigeante de la mystérieuse organisation. Or, cet homme, qui serait lié aux précédents ennemis de l'agent secret, réserve à ce dernier quelques surprises de taille, qui le ramèneront inévitablement aux mystères de son passé, au domaine écossais de Skyfall. [(c) Médiafilm] [SDM]
Star Trek, Nemesis by Patrick Stewart( Visual )

65 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,883 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
Sinbad, legend of the seven seas by Patrick Gilmore( Visual )

39 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 1,732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sailor of legend is framed by the goddess Eris for the theft of the Book of Peace, and must travel to her realm at the end of the world to retrieve it and save the life of his childhood friend Prince Proteus
Coriolanus by William Shakespeare( Visual )

24 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,303 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
Citizen Kane by Orson Welles( Visual )

29 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Citizen Kane: Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance
Any Given Sunday by Al Pacino( Visual )

50 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony D'Amato, the embattled Sharks coach, faces a full-on blitz of team strife plus a new, marketing-savvy Sharks owner who's sure Tony is way behind the times
Penny dreadful( Visual )

12 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and German and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Malcolm is an explorer who has lost his daughter Mina to the city's creatures, and he will do whatever is needed to get her back and to right past wrongs. Working with him is clairvoyant Vanessa Ives, who was Mina's childhood friend. She recruits American Ethan Chandler to help locate Mina and slay monsters. Dorian Gray, Victor Frankenstein, and characters from Dracula join this core of original characters in a dark and brutal quest to save a soul, even as they grapple with their own monstrous temptations
Red by John Logan( Book )

13 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 632 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."--Jacket
Penny dreadful( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vanessa Ives and Ethan Chandler are forming a deeper bond as the group, including Sir Malcolm, Dr. Frankenstein, and Sembene, unite to banish the evil forces that threaten to destroy them. Meanwhile, Dorian Gray, the Creature and Brona are all waging battles of their own
Gladiator by Annette Keen( Book )

31 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 467 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
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The aviator
Alternative Names
John Logan Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

John Logan amerikansk manusforfattar

John Logan amerikansk manusförfattare

John Logan amerikansk manusforfatter og filmprodusent

John Logan amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

John Logan sceneggiatore, produttore cinematografico e drammaturgo statunitense

John Logan US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller und Drehbuchautor

Джон Логан американский драматург, сценарист и кинопродюсер

Логан, Джон

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جان لوگان (نویسنده) فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

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ローガン, ジョン



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