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Forster, Marc 1969-

Overview
Works: 121 works in 694 publications in 9 languages and 18,068 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Zombie films  Biographical films  History  War films  Apocalyptic films  Horror films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Restager , Film editor, Performer, Contributor, Other
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 Johnny Depp( Visual )

71 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Well-known playwright James M. Barrie finds his career at a crossroads when his latest play flops and doubters begin to question his future. Then by chance he meets a widow and her four adventurous boys. Together they form a friendship that ignites the imagination needed to produce Barrie's greatest work. Traverses both fantasy and everyday reality, melding the difficulties of adult life with the spellbinding allure and childlike innocence of the boy who never grows up
The kite runner by Marc Foster( Visual )

48 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,939 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
Quantum of solace by Marc Forster( Visual )

87 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,665 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
World War Z by Marc Forster( Visual )

45 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,588 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
Monster's ball by Marc Forster( Visual )

100 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,150 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 )

29 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 2,018 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?
Machine gun preacher( Visual )

28 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 900 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
Stay by Marc Forster( Visual )

23 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Supernatural horror about a suicidal college student and his doctor. Henry Letham hears disturbing voices and experiences horrifying visions. Henry intends to kill himself in three days unless his psychologist Sam Foster can stop him, but soon Sam loses his grip on reality too
Sueño( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthony comes to Los Angeles from Mexico to pursue his dream of becoming a singer. While chasing his dream he finds himself in relationships with two different women, his neighbor and a young veterinary student
Stefanie Schneider : stranger than paradise by Eugen Blume( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and German and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Undetermined and English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everything put together( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 68 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
Il cacciatore di aquiloni( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 39 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)
The kite runner Les cerfs-volants de Kaboul by Marc Forster( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and French and held by 34 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
007 Daniel Craig Casino royale ; Quantum of solace by Daniel Craig( Visual )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newly-promoted British Secret Service agent James Bond is sent on his first mission to find and destroy Le Chiffre, a financier who funds the world's terrorist organizations; fighting the urge to seek revenge for the death of a friend, James Bond seeks out the mysterious organization known as "Quantum" to destroy them before they can take control of an important natural resource
Wenn Träume fliegen lernen( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in German and English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trotz seiner phantasievollen Ideen ist Theaterautor James M. Barrie (Johnny Depp) im London des Jahres 1903 nur mässiger Erfolg beim Publikum vergönnt. Die Zufallsbekanntschaft mit der bezaubernden Witwe Sylvia (Kate Winslet) und ihren vier Kindern entwickelt sich zu einer aussergewöhnlichen Freunschaft. Inspiriert durch die Abenteuerlust der Kinder erschafft Barrie die fantastische Welt Nimmerland und so entsteht eines der wagemutigsten und berühmtesten Meisterwerke der Epoche: Peter Pan. (Quelle: Umschlag)
Sling blade by Billy Bob Thornton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sling blade: 25 years after committing an unthinkable crime, a quiet man named Karl is finally returning home. Once there he is befriended by a fatherless boy and his mother. As a strong relationship develops between Karl and the boy, a confrontation builds with the mother's abusive and sometimes violent boyfriend
Schräger als Fiktion( Visual )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in German and English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ein Quantum Trost( Visual )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in German and English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neverland : un sogno per la vita( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in Multiple languages and Italian and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il film racconta la vita di James Barrie, scrittore dei primi del 900, e delle vicende che lo portarono a concepire il suo capolavoro: Peter Pan che andò in scena per la prima volta al Teatro Duke of York di Londra nel 1904. (Mymovies)
 
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Stranger than fiction
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Forster, Marc 1969-...

Forster, Mark

Marc Forster deutsch-schweizerischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Marc Forster director de cine

Marc Forster German-Swiss filmmaker and screenwriter

Marc Forster regista svizzero

Marc Forster Zwitsers filmregisseur

Марк Форстър

Форстер, Марк американский кинорежиссёр

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마르크 포르스터

マーク・フォースター

馬克福斯特

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