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Ferrara, Abel 1951-

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The bad lieutenant port of call New Orleans by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

52 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"He's a gambler ... a thief ... a junkie ... a killer and a cop. Now he's investigating the most shocking case of his life, and as he moves closer to the truth, his self-destructive past is closing in."--Container
King of New York by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

45 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 566 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
Miami vice by Michael Mann( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the seamy and steamy Miami underworld, stubble-faced detective Sonny Crockett lives in a sailboat that is guarded by his pet alligator Elvis. His partner, Ricardo Tubbs, is an ex-New York cop looking for his brother's killer. Together they take on the Florida drug world
Welcome to New York by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

12 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sex-addicted French financier, a fateful hotel room encounter, and a scandal that would rock the world; the mighty Gerard Depardieu gives a fearless performance in this ripped-from-the- headlines saga of sin and sleaze from boundary. Inspired by one of the most high-profile public implosions in recent memory, follows a prominent international banker as he spirals out of control during a drug and sex-fueled trip to America, culminating in a shocking incident involving a hotel maid
The funeral by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

46 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 233 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
4:44 last day on earth by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tomorrow at 4:44 AM the world is going to come to an end. As panic hits the Earth's population, two lovers seclude themselves in a Manhattan high-rise and decide to spend their last moments in existence together. Accepting their doomed fate, the pair discovers more about themselves and each other in a few short hours than most do in an entire lifetime
Body snatchers by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

17 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 204 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 by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

17 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and French and held by 181 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
Crime story( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and French and held by 125 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
Chelsea on the rocks by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the artists, writers, musicians, and celebrities that have emerged from the legendary residence in the middle of New York. Includes archival footage, interviews, narrative sequences, and the people who have lived and created in the American cultural icon, the Chelsea Hotel
The addiction by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

43 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Closed on account of rabies poems and tales of Edgar Allan Poe by Edgar Allan Poe( Recording )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents readings from the poems and stories of Edgar Allan Poe. Includes instrumental and vocal interludes
New rose hotel by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

21 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exotic cyberpunk fantasy where technology is the ultimate game and nobody plays by the rules. To engineer the score of their lives, two friends train an amoral bar girl how to seduce and induce a radical geneticist worth billions to his corporate masters
Cat chaser by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-soldier in Miami becomes romantically involved with the wife of a deposed general from the Dominican Republic where he fought many years back
The blackout by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

23 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matty is a drug-addicted film star who visits the underground nightlife of Miami Beach with his fiancee Annie and their mutual friend Mickey. In a relatively sober moment, Annie reveals a secret; they fight and she leaves. Matty then goes on a wild night of sex and drugs with Mickey; at the end of the night Matty passes out. Eighteen months later Matty lives in New York, is sober and has a new relationship. But, he is haunted by images of Annie and that wild night, so he returns to Miami to find out what happened
Subway stories tales from the underground( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film tells the adventures that await those who venture into New York's serpentine subway system
'R Xmas by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and French and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the heart of Manhattan, an extortion plot unravels as a kidnapper and a drug trafficking couple embark on a tumultuous journey. The each examine the truth and consequences of their respective choices. In a world charged by greed, passion and possession, there is no price too high ... and no risk too great
Uncle Bob( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1974, millions of Americans tuned into the 46th Academy Awards and watched in shock as an anonymous man streaked naked across the stage in the middle of the show. The prankster, Robert Opel, a man previously unknown to the public eye, rocketed to iconic status. Now, Opel's nephew, also named Robert, presents a documentary that illuminates the fascinating story of the gay San Francisco photographer and gallery owner who lived a life of political activism until his murder in 1979
Snake eyes by Brian De Palma( Visual )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A veteran film director finds the fantasy of the film he's making about an abusive marriage seeping into his real life
The driller killer( Visual )

20 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An artist (played by Ferrara) is driven mad and begins murdering derelicts with a power drill
 
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The bad lieutenant port of call New Orleans
Alternative Names
Abel Ferrara Amerikaans filmregisseur

Abel Ferrara réalisateur américain

Abel Ferrara regista statunitense

Abel Ferrara reżyser amerykański

Abel Ferrara US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Regisseur

Boy L., Jimmy, 1951-

Ferrara, Abel

Jimmy Boy L 1951-

L., Jimmy Boy

L., Jimmy Boy, 1951-

Laine, Jimi 1951-

Laine, Jimmy

Laine, Jimmy 1951-

Έιμπελ Φεράρα

Абель Феррара

آبل فرارا بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی

페라라, 아벨 1951-

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King of New YorkThe funeralAbel Ferrara : the moral visionAbel Ferrara : the king of New York