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Ferrara, Abel 1951-

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

93 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 717 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
King of New York by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

72 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 647 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 sense of social justice. Having grown rich via his illegal exploits, Frank decides to give back to the city by building a multi-million 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
Welcome to New York by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

19 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 292 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
Black butterfly( Visual )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul, a down-on-his-luck screenwriter picks up a drifter and offers him a place to stay. However, when the stranger takes Paul hostage and forces him to write, their unhinged relationship brings buried secrets to light
The funeral by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

50 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 239 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
Miami vice( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 235 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 )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 232 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
The Body Snatchers by Robert Wise( Visual )

32 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 232 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 )

18 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and held by 196 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 apartment, 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 by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 118 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
Addiction : a 14-part series by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

51 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 116 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
New rose hotel by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

22 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 101 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
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 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and French and held by 81 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
Subway stories : tales from the underground( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

26 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 6 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
The Driller Killer( Visual )

27 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An artist (played by Ferrara) is driven mad and begins murdering derelicts with a power drill
Mary by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

24 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 64 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
Pasolini by Abel Ferrara( Visual )

17 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indiqué sur la jaquette : Rome, novembre 1975. Le dernier jour de la vie de Pier Paolo Pasolini. Sur le point d'achever son chef-d'oeuvre, il poursuit sa critique impitoyable de la classe dirigeante au péril de sa vie. Ses déclarations sont scandaleuses, ses films persécutés par les censeurs. Pasolini va passer ses dernières heures avec sa mère adorée, puis avec ses amis proches avant de partir, au volant de son Alfa Romeo, à la quête d'une aventure dans la cité éternelle
'R Xmas( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 50 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
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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

Boy L., Jimmy, 1951-

Ferrara, Abel

Jimmy Boy L 1951-

L., Jimmy Boy

L., Jimmy Boy, 1951-

Laine, Jimi

Laine, Jimi 1951-

Laine, Jimmy

Laine, Jimmy 1951-

Έιμπελ Φεράρα

Абель Феррара

آبل فرارا بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی

에이블 페라라

페라라, 아벨 1951-



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