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Ferrara, Abel 1951-

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King of New York by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

59 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 606 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
Bad lieutenant by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

63 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle aged policeman has no escape from his underground connections with gamblers, drug dealers and cheap sex. A case of a raped nun who forgives her aggressors shakes him deeply. But his quest for changing his life comes too late. The gang he owes gambling money to has no more patience, and shoots him dead
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
4:44 last day on earth by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tomorrow at 4:44 AM the world is going to come to an end. As panic hits the Earth₂s 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 )

26 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 218 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
The funeral by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

31 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 213 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
Ms. 45( Visual )

10 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and held by 160 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
Chelsea on the rocks( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 116 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 bad lieutenant port of call New Orleans by Werner Herzog( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een corrupte politieagent in New Orleans onderzoekt een vijfvoudige drugsmoord
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 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

34 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 95 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
Crime story( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 93 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
New rose hotel by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

17 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 86 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 )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and French and held by 73 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 )

21 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 73 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. Matty leaves Annie for a wild night of sex and drugs with Mickey, finally passing 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 night, so he returns to Miami to find out what happened
Mary by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De regisseur van een omstreden film over het leven van Jezus en Maria Magdalena, zijn hoofdrolspeelster en een televisiepresentator raken betrokken bij dramatische gebeurtenissen
'R Xmas( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 51 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
Dangerous game by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 50 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 driller killer( Visual )

20 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An artist (played by Ferrara) is driven mad and begins murdering derelicts with a power drill
Gangster collector's set 4 films( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Immortals: An elaborate heist unites eight strangers in a simultaneous assault on targets all over the city to retrieve suitcases full of cash
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Audience level: 0.34 (from 0.15 for Miami vice ... to 0.95 for Abel Ferra ...)

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Bad lieutenant
Alternative Names
Abel Ferrara Amerikaans filmregisseur

Abel Ferrara ralisateur amricain

Abel Ferrara regista statunitense

Abel Ferrara reżyser amerykański

Abel Ferrara US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Regisseur

Boy L., Jimmy, 1951-

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


Bad lieutenantThe funeralAbel Ferrara : the moral visionAbel Ferrara : the king of New York