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Foster, Ben 1980-

Overview
Works: 158 works in 1,009 publications in 9 languages and 35,867 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Western films  Crime films  War films  Historical films  Film remakes  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Producer, Performer, Conductor, Other, Director, fmd, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Ben Foster
 
Most widely held works by Ben Foster
Hell or high water by David Mackenzie( Visual )

66 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 2,558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A divorced West Texas dad and his ex-con brother resort to a desperate money making scheme in order to save their family's farm from foreclosure
3:10 to Yuma by James Mangold( Visual )

26 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 2,556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arizona in the late 1800s. Infamous outlaw Ben Wade and his vicious gang of thieves and murderers have plagued the Southern Railroad. When Wade is captured, Civil War veteran Dan Evans, struggling to survive on his drought-plagued ranch, volunteers to deliver him alive to the train that will take the killer to trial. On the trail, Evans and Wade, each from very different worlds, begin to earn each other's respect. But with Wade's outfit on their trail, and dangers at every turn, the mission soon becomes a violent, impossible journey toward each man's destiny
Lone Survivor by Mark Wahlberg( Visual )

46 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of four Navy SEALs sent on an ill-fated covert mission to neutralize a high-level Taliban operative. They are ambushed by enemy forces in the Hindu Kush region of Afghanistan. Based on The New York Times bestseller
Inferno by Ron Howard( Visual )

40 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Robert Langdon wakes up in an Italian hospital with amnesia, he teams up with Sienna Brooks, a doctor he hopes will help him recover his memories. Together, they race across Europe and against the clock to stop a madman from unleashing a global virus that would wipe out half of the world's population
The finest hours by Craig Gillespie( Visual )

34 editions published in 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"There's nothing subtle about The Finest Hours, but much that is satisfying."--Globe and Mail
Warcraft by Duncan Jones( Visual )

41 editions published in 2016 in English and German and held by 1,730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The peaceful realm of Azeroth stands on the brink of war as its civilization faces a fearsome race of invaders: orc warriors fleeing their dying home to colonize another. As a portal opens to connect the two worlds, one army faces destruction and the other faces extinction. From opposing sides, two heroes are set on a collision course that will decide the fate of their family, their people, and their home
Leave no trace by Debra Granik( Visual )

26 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and German and held by 1,696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will and his teenage daughter, Tom, have lived off the grid for years in the forests of Portland, Oregon. When their idyllic life is shattered, both are put into social services. After clashing with their new surroundings, Will and Tom set off on a harrowing journey back to their wild homeland
The messenger by Oren Moverman( Visual )

38 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Partnered with hard-line officer Tony Stone, Sgt. Will Montgomery is a battle-scarred war hero home from Iraq and newly assigned to the Army's Casualty Notification service. He faces this formidable mission while seeking comfort and healing back on the home front when he falls for the wife of a fallen soldier
Hostiles by Scott Cooper( Visual )

18 editions published in 2018 in English and French and held by 1,641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Army captain reluctantly agrees to accompany an aging Cheyenne war chief and his family back to tribal lands
Contraband by Kate Beckinsale( Visual )

42 editions published in 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chris Farraday long ago abandoned his life of crime, but after his brother-in-law, Andy, botches a drug deal for his ruthless boss, Tim Briggs, Chris is forced back into doing what he does best, running contraband, to settle Andy's debt. Chris is a legendary smuggler and quickly assembles a crew with the help of his best friend, Sebastian, to head to Panama and return with millions in counterfeit bills. Things quickly fall apart with only hours to reach the cash
The mechanic by Simon West( Visual )

32 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Arthur Bishop ... is a 'mechanic' - an elite assassin with a unique talent for cleanly eliminating targets-- and Bishop is the best in the business. But when his mentor and close friend Harry ... is murdered, Bishop is intent on exacting revenge. His mission grows complicated when Harry's son Steve ... approaches him with the same vengeful goal. But while in pursuit of their ultimate mark, deceptions threaten to surface and those hired to fix problems become problems themselves"--Container
The Punisher by Jonathan Hensleigh( Visual )

19 editions published between 2004 and 2018 in English and Chinese and held by 1,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Castle is a man who has seen too much death. Undercover and on his final assignment, Frank plays his role perfectly, but the operation gets out of control and a young man named Bobby Saint is inadvertently killed. Howard Saint holds Castle responsible for the death of his son and risks his newfound legitimacy on a wholesale mission of blood-vengeance. Saint and his lieutenants butcher Frank's family during a family reunion and leaves Frank for dead. Taunted by memories of his murdered family, Frank sets out to avenge his family. He becomes judge, jury and executioner
Hostage by Florent Siri( Visual )

30 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ex-LAPD officer Jeff Talley became chief of police in a sleepy town to escape the traumas of his career as a hostage negotiator. But a random crime escalates into a deadly standoff, and Talley finds himself thrust into a hostage situation far more terrifying than anything he could ever imagine
The Laramie project by Moisés Kaufman( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This film is based on transcripts of over 200 interviews with the people of Laramie, Wyoming."--Title screens. In October 1998, 21 year-old Matthew Shepard had been found savagely beaten, tied to a fence, and left to die. National media attention made his case a cause célèbre, and a month later, off Broadway writer-director Moisés Kaufman and Tectonic Theatre (his collaborating actors) arrived. They succeeded in interviewing a wide range of relevant persons, from those who knew Shepard or knew the accused to police, university, and hospital personnel and community members. Then they wrote a play
30 days of night by David Slade( Visual )

7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Barrow, Alaska: northernmost town in the U.S. Isolated in 80 miles of roadless wilderness, cut off every winter for 30 days of night." So says the opening screen. More importantly, the population dwindles from over 500 to 150 souls willing to brave the cold and the seemingly endless night. Charged with protecting the town during its nocturnal period, Sheriff Eben is a man trying to reconnect with his estranged wife Stella, who misses the last plane out before nightfall. As they deal with being thrust together again, a rash of crimes--including the killing of a number of dogs and the destruction of a helicopter--breaks out over the tiny town. As Eben and Stella attempt to solve these crimes, powerful strangers walk into town, seemingly superhuman and with a thirst for blood. The few remaining townsfolk must try to survive the 30 Days of Night
Rampart by Oren Moverman( Visual )

30 editions published between 2011 and 2020 in English and French and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A riveting parable about what happens to a man who refuses to change, even when change is the only thing that can save him. Dave Brown, a man who has taken the 'no guts, no glory' American mythos to heart, without questioning what it is doing to him and those he holds dear, is a cop whose personal life is propelled into a dizzying downward spiral when he comes under suspicion for roughing up a suspect
Alpha dog by Nick Cassavetes( Visual )

19 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the real-life case of Jesse James Hollywood, a drug dealer in California's San Gabriel Valley who, in 2000, became one of the youngest men to appear on the FBI's Ten Most Wanted list. With family links to organized crime, Johnny Truelove is on the warpath against Jake Mazursky, a sleazebag addict who owes him money. Fate intervenes when Johnny and his friend Frankie encounter Jake's 15-year-old half-brother Zack and hold him as collateral until Jake pays his debts. What begins as a casual, seemingly harmless situation escalates into a crisis of capital crime
Pandorum( Visual )

26 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two astronauts awaken in a hyper-sleep chamber aboard a seemingly abandoned spacecraft. With it being pitch black, they are disoriented. The only sound is a low rumble and creak from the belly of the ship. They can't remember who they are or what their mission is. With Lt. Payton staying behind to guide him via radio transmitter, Cpl. Bower ventures deep into the ship and begins to uncover a terrifying reality. Slowly the spacecraft's shocking, deadly secrets are revealed. The astronauts soon find their own survival is more important than they could ever have imagined
Kill your darlings by John Krokidas( Visual )

39 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A true story of obsession and murder. When Allen Ginsberg is accepted at Columbia, he finds stuffy tradition clashing with the daringly modern ideas and attitudes- embodied by Lucien Carr. Lucien is an object of fascination for shy, unsophisticated Allen, and soon he is drawn into Lucien's hard-drinking, jazz-clubbing circle of friends, including William Burroughs and David Kammerer, who clearly resents Allen's position as Lucien's new sidekick. A true story of friendship, love and murder, "Kill Your Darlings" recounts the pivotal year that changed Allen Ginsberg's life forever and provided the spark for him to start his creative revolution
Six feet under( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at members of a dysfunctional family that operates a funeral home in Pasadena. With the elder son returning home for the holidays to shattering news, the family must learn to deal with a death of their own, while figuring out how to go ahead with the business of the living. A funny and emotional look at a grieving American family ... that just happens to be in the grief management business
 
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