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Gordon, Mark 1956-

Overview
Works: 156 works in 782 publications in 7 languages and 34,494 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  War films  Crime films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Biographical films  Historical films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Performer, pmn, fmp, Actor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Mark Gordon
 
Most widely held works by Mark Gordon
The patriot by Chris Cooper( Visual )

57 editions published between 2000 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 3,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A hero of the fierce French and Indian conflict, Martin had renounced fighting forever to raise his family in peace. But when the British arrive at his South Carolina home and endanger what he holds dear, Martin takes up arms alongside his idealistic patriot son, Gabriel, and leads a brave rebel Militia into battle against a relentless and overwhelming English army. In the process, he discovers the only way to protect his family is to fight for a young nation's freedom."--Back of container
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

47 editions published between 1998 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain John Miller (Tom Hanks) must take his men behind enemy lines to find Private Ryan, whose three brothers have been killed in combat. Faced with impossible odds, the men question their orders. Why are eight men risking their lives to save just one? Surrounded by the brutal realities of war, each man searches for his own answer and the strength to triumph over an uncertain future with honor, decency and courage
The day after tomorrow by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

61 editions published between 2004 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 2,625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When global warming triggers the onset of a new Ice Age, tornadoes flatten Los Angeles, a tidal wave engulfs New York City and the entire Northern Hemisphere begns to freeze solid. Now, climatologist Jack Hall, his son Sam, and a small band of survivors must ride out the growing superstorm and stay alive in the face of an enemy more powerful and relentless than anything anyone has ever encountered: Mother Nature
Murder on the Orient Express by Kenneth Charles Branagh( Visual )

27 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 2,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Le luxe et le calme d'un voyage en Orient Express est soudainement bouleversé par un meurtre. Les 13 passagers sont tous suspects et le fameux détective Hercule Poirot se lance dans une course contre la montre pour identifier l'assassin, avant qu'il ne frappe à nouveau" (Source : Jaquette)
Steve Jobs by Danny Boyle( Visual )

32 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biopic of Steve Jobs that takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution in order to paint a portrait of the man at its epicenter. The story unfolds backstage at three iconic product launches, ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac
Molly's game by Jessica Chastain( Visual )

31 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Molly Bloom, an Olympic-class skier who ran the world's most exclusive high-stakes poker game and became an FBI target
2012( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1,728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A geophysical team, who are investigating the effect radiation from other solar systems has on the Earth, learn that the core of the Earth is heating up and warn the President of the United States. While the leaders of the world race to build 'arks' to escape the impending doom, volcanic eruptions and earthquakes of unprecedented strength wreak havoc all over the world
The Nutcracker and the four realms by Keira Knightley( Visual )

19 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and held by 1,584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clara is searching for the special key to unlock a box from her late mother. Inside that box is a priceless item that her mother left for her. During her godfather's yearly holiday party, Clara almost gets the key but it disappears. She embarks on a quest into a mysterious world which has four different realms: a snowflakes realm, flowers realm, sweets realm, and the challenging realm where the key is. As she undertakes her journey she meets different characters including Phillip who is a soldier and a gang of mice. Will Clara be able to gain the key to receive her late mother's special gift?
War dogs by Todd Phillips( Visual )

26 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two friends in their early twenties living in Miami Beach during the Iraq War exploit a little-known government initiative that allows small businesses to bid on U.S. Military contracts. Starting small, they begin raking in big money and are living the high life. But the pair gets in over their heads when they land a 300 million dollar deal to arm the Afghan Military
Source Code by Duncan Jones( Visual )

18 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 1,496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

DVD: When Captain Colter Stevens wakes up in the body of an unknown man, he discovers he's part of an experimental government program called the 'Source Code' that enables him to cross over into another man's identity in the last eight minutes of his life. Armed with the task of identifying the bomber of a Chicago commuter train, Colter must relive the incident over and over again, gathering clues until he can solve the mystery and prevent an even deadlier second terrorist attack
The messenger by Oren Moverman( Visual )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 1,433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Co-written by Oren Moverman and Alessandro Camon, THE MESSENGER is a powerful and tender story about a returned war hero making his first steps toward a normal life. In his first leading role, Foster stars as Will Montgomery, a U.S. Army officer who has just returned home from a tour in Iraq and is assigned to the Army's Casualty Notification service. Partnered with fellow officer Tony Stone (Harrelson) to bear the bad news to the loved ones of fallen soldiers, Will faces the challenge of completing his mission while seeking to find comfort and healing back on the home front. When he finds himself drawn to Olivia (Morton), to whom he has just delivered the news of her husband's death, Will's emotional detachment begins to dissolve and the film reveals itself as a surprising, humorous, moving and very human portrait of grief, friendship and survival. Featuring tour-de-force performances from Foster, Harrelson and Morton, and a brilliant directorial debut by Moverman, THE MESSENGER brings us into the inner lives of these outwardly steely heroes to reveal their fragility with compassion and dignity
10,000 BC by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

21 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a remote mountain tribe, the young hunter D'Leh finds his heart's passion in the beautiful Evolet. But when a band of mysterious warlords raid their village and kidnaps Evolet, D'Leh leads a small group of hunters to save her. As they venture into unknown lands for the first time, the group discovers there are civilizations beyond their own and that mankind's reach is far greater than they ever knew. At each encounter the group is joined by other tribes who have been attacked by the slave raiders. Soon the small band has turned into army. At a massive temple, the band will take their stand against a tyrannical god who has brutally enslaved their own. It is here that D'Leh finally comes to understand that he has been called to save not only Evolet but all of civilization
Speed by Jan de Bont( Visual )

61 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Traven is a L.A.P.D. SWAT team specialist. He and his partner diffuse a bomb planted in an office elevator, saving the passengers inside. Later, he is sent to diffuse a bomb that the same revenge-driven extortionist has planted on a bus. But until he does, Jack and passenger must keep the bus speeding through the streets of Los Angeles at more than 50 miles per hour-- or the bomb will explode
The Hoax by Lasse Hallström( Visual )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pathological liar Clifford Irving stages a complex hoax. In the 1970's Irving managed to fool a major publisher and LIFE magazine into thinking he was writing an authorized biography of Howard Hughes. Irving and his best friend and partner, Dick Susskind, go to extreme lengths to pull off the hair-brained scheme. The more outrageous the lies they concoct, the more believable they become and the more money gets thrown at them. Inspired by the unbelievable true story of the man who faked the authorized autobiography of Howard Hughes and nearly pulled off the media scam of the 20th century
Talk to me by Kasi Lemmons( Visual )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2019 in English and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the life and career of charismatic Washington D.C.-area radio personality Ralph "Petey" Green, who was renowned for his "tell it like it is" approach to politics and race
Hostage by Florent Siri( Visual )

7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeff Talley is a big city hostage negotiator who voluntarily trades trauma for house calls when he becomes Chief of Police in a sleepy town. But when a random crime escalates into a deadly standoff, Talley finds himself thrust into a situation far more volatile and terrifying than anything he could ever imagine!
Swing kids by Thomas Carter( Visual )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1939 and Nazi Germany has declared war on freedom, demanding conformity from its youth. But a group calling themselves SWING KIDS rebel with their "swing" music from America and dare to stand up against the powerful forces around them. Robert Sean Leonard and Christian Bale deliver gripping performances as two friends who must choose between their individual freedom or loyalty to the murderous Third Reich. Also featuring Barbara Hershey, SWING KIDS is an inspirational and powerful story about finding the courage to fight for what you believe in!
Ray Donovan( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ray Donovan is the go-to guy who makes the problems of Los Angeles celebrities, superstar athletes, and business moguls disappear. This powerful family drama unfolds when his Irish gangster father is unexpectedly released from prison, setting off a chain of events that shakes the Donovan family to its core
12 rounds( Visual )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When New Orleans Police Detective Danny Fisher stops a brilliant thief from getting away with a multimillion-dollar heist, the thief's girlfriend is accidentally killed. A year later Danny is about to have the worst day of his life. After escaping from prison, the theif, who is also an internationally-known terrorist, named Miles Jackson, kidnaps Danny's girlfriend Molly and forces him into '12 Rounds' of dangerous games carefully plotted throughout the streets of New Orleans. Danny struggles to keep focus while the clock ticks and he deals with the consequences that accompany each one of these 'rounds.' Miles does his best to derail him from rescuing the love of his life before it's too late
Broken arrow by John Woo( Visual )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two military pilots engage in a no-holds-barred battle against time and each other in a race to recover two stolen nuclear warheads. When a B-2 Stealth Bomber crashes in the Utah desert during a top-secret test run, the military quickly moves in to retrieve its two "broken arrows." But the situation spins out of control after one of the pilots reveals the crash to be part of an incredible nuclear extortion plot"--Container
 
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Gordon, Mark N.

Gordon, Mark N. 1956-

Gordon, Mark R. 1956-

Mark Gordon Amerikaans filmproducent

Mark Gordon producteur de cinéma américain

Mark Gordon productor estadounidense

Mark Gordon produttore cinematografico statunitense

Mark Gordon US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Marks Gordons

Марк Гордан

Марк Гордон

Марк Гордън

Марк Ґордон

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מרק גורדון

مارك غوردون منتج تلفزيوني وافلام أمريكي

مارک گوردون

マーク・ゴードン

马克·哥登

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馬克·高登

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