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Monahan, William

Overview
Works: 64 works in 358 publications in 7 languages and 11,543 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Gangster films  Film adaptations  War films  History  Crime films  Detective and mystery films  Police films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Director, Scenarist, Conceptor, Interviewee, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2,
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Monahan
The departed by Xisi Shike( Visual )

90 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In South Boston, the state police force are waging a war on Irish-American organized crime. Undercover cop Billy Costigan is assigned to infiltrate the mob syndicate, which is run by gangland chief Frank Costello. Billy quickly gains Costello's confidence. But when it becomes clear to both the mob and the police that there are moles in their midst, Billy and the other mole are suddenly thrust into danger. Afraid of being caught and exposed to the enemy, each must race to uncover the identity of the other man in time to save himself
Kingdom of heaven by Martin Hancock( Visual )

71 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Balian, a young Frenchman in Medieval Jerusalem during the Crusades, having lost everything, finds redemption in a heroic fight against overwhelming forces to save his people and fulfill his destiny as a knight
Body of lies by David Ignatius( Visual )

28 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CIA operative Roger Ferris is on a covert mission. He is working in Jordan and searching for terrorists who have been bombing civilian targets. Ferris uncovers information on the Islamist mastermind Al-Saleem. He devises a plan to infiltrate Al-Saleem's terrorist network with the help of his Langley boss, Ed Hoffman. Ferris enlists the help of the Chief of Jordanian Intelligence, Hani Salaam on this operation, but what he is not certain of is how far he can trust him without putting his life in danger. The uneasy alliance leads to a cultural and moral clash between the men
Edge of darkness by Martin Campbell( Visual )

16 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bullet that killed his daughter was meant for Boston cop Thomas Craven. That's what police brass and Craven himself think, but that's not what the investigation finds. Clue after clue and witness after witness, the search leads him into a shadowy realm where money and political intrigue intersect. If Craven wasn't a target before, he, and anyone linked to his inquiry, now is
The gambler by Karel Reisz( Visual )

15 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Both an English professor and a high-stakes gambler, Jim Bennett bets it all when he borrows from a gangster and offers his own life as collateral. Always one step ahead, Bennett pits his creditor against the operator of a gambling ring and leaves his dysfunctional relationship with his wealthy mother in his wake. He plays both sides, immersing himself in an illicit, underground world while garnering the attention of Frank, a loan shark with an interest in Bennett's future
London Boulevard by William Monahan( Visual )

36 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-con hired to look after a reclusive young actress finds himself falling in love, which puts him in direct confrontation with one of London's most vicious gangsters
Light house : a trifle by William Monahan( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An eccentric band of misfits find themselves marooned by a nor'easter at this bed and breakfast, a cast of characters who at once castigate and celebrate their literary comrades who have gone before."--Jacket
Mensonges d'état by Ridley Scott( Visual )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and French and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un ancien journaliste recruté par la CIA pour traquer un terroriste est déchiré entre devoir et conscience ... De l'intrigue, du high-tech, de l'adrénaline : un bon thriller sur les faux-semblants
The departed by William Monahan( Book )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In South Boston, the Massachusetts State Police are waging a war on Irish-American organized crime. Undercover cop Billy Costigan is assigned to infiltrate the mob syndicate, which is run by gangland chief Frank Costello. Billy quickly gains Costello's confidence. Colin Sullivan is a hardened young criminal who has infiltrated the police department as an informer for the syndicate. Colin is rising to a position of power within the Special Investigation Unit. Each man becomes deeply consumed by his double life, gathering information about the plans and counter-plans of the operations he has penetrated. But when it becomes clear to both the mob and the police that there's a mole in their midst, Billy and Colin are suddenly thrust into danger. Afraid of being caught and exposed to the enemy, each must race to uncover the identity of the other man in time to save himself
Retirement and migration in the north central states; retired persons in three Wisconsin communities by William Monahan( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unknown Edge of darkness( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unknown: Dr. Martin Harris awakens after a car accident in Berlin to discover that his wife suddenly doesn't recognize him and another man has assumed his identity. Ignored by disbelieving authorities and hunted by mysterious assassins, he finds himself alone, tired, and on the run. Aided by an unlikely ally, Harris plunges into a deadly mystery, forcing him to question his sanity, his identity, and just how far he's willing to go to uncover the truth
Der Mann, der niemals lebte vertraue niemandem, täusche jeden( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mojave( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is a classic, cerebral thriller about a brilliant artist, Thomas, who attempts to escape his privileged existence by heading out to the desert, only to encounter homicidal, chameleon-like drifter Jack. Their first encounter at a campfire sets up a nonstop, violent duel of physical and intellectual equals, a chase that moves from the spectacular vistas of the American desert to a noir Los Angeles, were Thomas₂s notoriety as an artist is revealed
Double feature Kingdom of heaven, Master and commander: the far side of the world( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kingdom of heaven: Balian, a young blacksmith, has lost his family and much of his faith. Destiny comes to him in the form of a great knight, Godfrey of Ibelin, a Crusader briefly home to France from fighting in the East. Revealing himself as Balian's father, Godfrey shows him the true meaning of knighthood and takes him on a journey across continents to the fabled Holy City of Jerusalem. There, Balian falls in love and finds redemption in a heroic fight against overwhelming forces to save his people and fulfill his destiny as a knight
The departed / #211( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Undercover cop Billy Costigan infiltrates the mob syndicate, and quickly gains the confidence of gangland chief Frank Costello. Colin Sullivan is a hardened young criminal who has infiltrated the police department as an informer for the syndicate, rising to a position of power within the Special Investigation Unit. Each man becomes deeply consumed by his double life, but when it becomes clear to both the mob and the police that there's a mole in their midst, Billy and Colin must each race to uncover the identity of the other man in time to save himself
Kingdom of heaven( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orlando Bloom stars as Balian, a young Frenchman in Medieval Jerusalem during the Crusades, who, having lost everything, finds redemption in a heroic fight against overwhelming forces to save his people and fulfill his destiny as a knight
In the name of the king a Dungeon Siege tale by Uwe Boll( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kingdom of Heaven: Orlando Bloom stars as Balian, a young Frenchman in Medieval Jerusalem during the Crusades, who, having lost everything, finds redemption in a heroic fight against overwhelming forces to save his people and fulfill his destiny as a knight
The departed Infiltracja( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stranger than fiction : the true story of Whitey Bulger, Southie and "The departed( Visual )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The departed (2006) shooting script by Sui Fai Mak( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The departedThe departed / #211
Alternative Names
William Monahan Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

William Monahan amerikansk manusforfattar

William Monahan amerikansk manusförfattare

William Monahan amerikansk manusforfatter

William Monahan amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

William Monahan cinéaste

William Monahan sceneggiatore e romanziere statunitense

William Monahan US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor und Schriftsteller

Уильям Монахэн

Ուիլիամ Մոնահեն

وليام موناهان

ویلیام موناهان فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

უილიამ მონაჰენი

모나한, 윌리엄 1960-

ウィリアム・モナハン

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Body of liesEdge of darknessLight house : a trifleThe departed / #211