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Forster, Marc 1969-

Overview
Works: 167 works in 1,019 publications in 10 languages and 21,286 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Biographical films  Spy films  History  Zombie films  Comedy films  War films 
Roles: Director, Restager , Author, fmd, Other, Film editor, Author of screenplay, Performer, Contributor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Marc Forster
 
Most widely held works by Marc Forster
Finding Neverland by Marc Forster( Visual )

89 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London, 1903: four lads, three women, and J.M. Barrie in the year he writes "Peter Pan." After one of his plays flops, Barrie meets four boys and their widowed mother in the park. During the next months, the child-like Barrie plays with the boys daily, and their imaginative games give him ideas for a play. Simultaneously, a friendship deepens with Sylvia, the lads' mother, to the chagrin of his wife Mary, with whom he spends little time (separate bedrooms), the widow's mother, and high society, which gossips about his attraction to the widow and to her sons. As Sylvia's health worsens, Barrie's ties to the boys strengthen and he must find a way to take his muse to Neverland
The kite runner by Marc Forster( Visual )

96 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a divided country on the verge of war, two childhood friends, Amir and Hassan, are about to be torn apart forever. It's a glorious afternoon in Kabul and the skies are bursting with the exhilarating joy of a kite-fighting tournament. But in the aftermath of the day's victory, one boy's fearful act of betrayal will mark their lives forever and set in motion an epic quest for redemption. Now, after twenty years of living in America, Amir returns to a perilous Afghanistan under the Taliban's iron-fisted rule to face the secrets that still haunt him and take one last daring chance to set things right
World War Z by Marc Forster( Visual )

75 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane travels the globe in an effort to eliminate the zombie pandemic that is endangering the existence of humanity
Quantum of solace by Marc Forster( Visual )

128 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is there solace in revenge? Reeling from the events of Casino Royale, 007 is determined to find out who was pulling the strings. Bond pursues the agents of an assassination attempt on "M," and all those roads lead to Dominic Greene, a world-renowned developer of green technology. MI-6, upset by Bond's investigative methods, denounces him. So Bond must call in favors and partner up with the mysterious and feisty Camille, a woman with a mission of her own. Bond follows the trail that begins in Italy, with stops in Haiti, Austria, Panama, and finally to Bolivia, while "M" wonders if she can trust Bond, or if vengeance possesses him
Monster's ball by Marc Forster( Visual )

109 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank and Leticia inhabit stark, queasy realities of the contemporary South, he as a death row corrections officer and she as the soon-to-be widow of an inmate whose execution Hank helps conduct. In the aftermath of the execution, both lose their children to tragic deaths and they form an unlikely bond
Stranger than fiction( Visual )

46 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harold Crick - IRS auditor, milquetoast, and poster child for obsessive-compulsive disorder - wakes one morning to hear a woman's voice in his bathroom, narrating his life as he is living it, subsequently announcing his imminent death. This is a big problem, since Harold has a burning crush on Ana, his latest audit case. Searching for the source of the voice, he turns to literary theory-spewing professor Jules Hilburt, who eventually discovers that talented but troubled novelist Karen Eiffel is writing Harold--he is the central character of her new novel, "Death and Taxes." The question is: will Harold's story end as a comedy, or a tragedy?
Christopher Robin by Ewan McGregor( Visual )

15 editions published in 2018 in English and German and held by 1,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young boy, who loved taking adventures in the Hundred Acre Wood with a gang of spirited and lovable stuffed animals, has grown up and lost his way. Now it is up to his childhood friends to venture into that world and help Christopher Robin remember the loving and playful boy who is still inside
Machine gun preacher( Visual )

41 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam Childers is a drug-dealing criminal who undergoes an astonishing spiritual transformation and makes a life-changing decision to travel to war-torn East Africa. After witnessing unspeakable horrors faced by innocent children, he vows to save them at any cost, including his own safety. Childers begins waging a relentless battle against the territory's renegade militia, leading harrowing missions behind enemy lines to rescue kidnapped orphans and restore peace to their lives and eventually his own
All I see is you( Visual )

15 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and German and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A blind woman's relationship with her husband changes when she regains her sight and discovers disturbing details about themselves
Stay by Marc Forster( Visual )

36 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry, a college student, plans to kill himself in three days, unless psychologist Sam can save him. After his first encounter with Henry, Sam finds he's losing his own grip on reality, as he is thrust into a nightmarish place between life and death
Sueño by Svend Aagesen( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Toda su vida, Antonio ha soñado con una sola cosa - convertirse en un famosos músico. Dejando atrás su polvoriento pueblo en la frontera de México, se marcha en busca de su sueño a Los Ángeles, donde su vida se transforma al enamorarse de Nina, una bellísima estudiante de veterinaria. Mientras su atracción por Nina crece, también su admiración por su nueva vecina Mirabella, una madre divorciada con dos hijos y un extraordinario talento para canta. Debido a la apasionada petición por parte de Antonio, Mirabella se une a su banda al prepararse para un concurso que podría cambiar sus vidas para siempre en esta mirada mágica al poder infinito del amor, esperanza y sueños"--Container
Quantum of solace( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seeking revenge for the death of his love, secret agent James Bond sets out to stop an environmentalist from taking control of a country's water supply
Stefanie Schneider : stranger than paradise by Eugen Blume( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and German and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stranger than fiction : the shooting script by Zach Helm( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kay Effiel is an author writing her latest novel. Her story revovles about an isolated man named Harold Crick. What she doesn't know is that her fictionalized character is real. Harold is an IRS agent who has lived a dull existence. One day begins to hear Karen's voice as she narrates what she is putting down on paper. Harold enlists the help of a literary professor to find out what is happening and ends up changing things about his life. He begins to have a relationship with his IRS client, a government-hating bakery owner named Ana Pascal. Harold, however, finds trouble when he hears that Karen plans to kill him
Everything put together by Adam Forgash( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chilling tale of the American Dream unraveling that examines the choices people make when faced with tragedy. In a quiet suburban community where every driveway has a minivan, every backyard has a swing set and every neighbor feels safe, something no one is prepared for happens
The kite runner( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a divided country on the verge of war, two childhood friends, Amir and Hassan, are about to be torn apart forever. Itś a glorious afternoon in Kabul and the skies are bursting with the exhilarating joy of a kite-fighting tournament. But in the aftermath of the dayś victory, one boyś fearful act of betrayal will mark their lives forever and set in motion an epic quest for redemption. Now, after 20 years of living in America, Amir returns to a perilous Afghanistan under the Talibanś iron-fisted rule to face the secrets that still haunt him and take one last daring chance to set things right
Il cacciatore di aquiloni( Visual )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kabul 1978. Amir è figlio di Baba, un uomo facoltoso di etnia Pashtun. Il suo migliore amico è Hassan, figlio del servitore di casa e appartenente alla inferiore etnia degli Hazara. Entrambi amano molto far volare gli aquiloni per i quali sono previste gare che coinvolgono molti ragazzi della città. Il vincitore è chi riesce a far restare il proprio aquilone in volo per ultimo dopo che tutti gli altri hanno avuto il filo tranciato. Amir, che ha ritrovato la stima di suo padre proprio in seguito alla vittoria (insieme ad Hassan) nella gara più importante di lì a poco assiste (senza avere il coraggio di intervenire) alla sodomizzazione di Hassan da parte di un terzetto di ragazzi ricchi e razzisti. Da quel momento si porterà dentro un senso di colpa che lo allontanerà dall'amico che vede come denuncia vivente della sua vigliaccheria. Finché un giorno, trasferitosi negli Stati Uniti e divenuto scrittore di successo, gli giungerà una telefonata. (Mymovies)
Monster's ball ; "O."( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"O": Hot young stars, a hip, driving soundtrack, plus a provocative tale of jealousy and betrayal combine to create this controversial modern-day version of Shakespeare's classic Othello
Neverland : un sogno per la vita by Marc Forster( Visual )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James M. Barrie n'a plus goût à la vie. Son mariage bat de l'aile et le public boude ses pièces. Une rencontre va pourtant tout changer: celle de Mme Llewelyn Davies et de ses quatre fils. Grâce à eux, il retrouve son âme d'enfant et avec elle, son imagination
Quantum of solace( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bond descends into mystery as he tries to stop a mysterious organization from eliminating a country's most valuable resource. All the while, he still tries to seek revenge over the death of his love
 
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Forster, Marc 1969-...

Forster Mark

Fosteris Marcas

Marc Forster deutsch-schweizerischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Marc Forster director de cine

Marc Forster director de cinema

Marc Forster German-Swiss filmmaker and screenwriter

Marc Forster regista svizzero

Marc Forster Zwitsers filmregisseur

Марк Форстер американский кинорежиссёр

Марк Форстър

Форстер, Марк американский кинорежиссёр

מארק פורסטר

مارك فورستر منتج أفلام وكاتب سيناريو ألماني

مارک فورستر

მარკ ფორსტერი

마르크 포르스터

포스터, 마크 1969-

マーク・フォースター

馬克·福斯特

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