WorldCat Identities

Forster, Marc 1969-

Overview
Works: 96 works in 490 publications in 8 languages and 16,458 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Exhibition catalogs  Biography  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Humor 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Performer, Film editor, Collaborator, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Marc Forster
Finding Neverland by Johnny Depp ( Visual )
66 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 3,204 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 Forster ( Visual )
33 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,808 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 Foster ( Visual )
68 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,458 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 )
71 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,037 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 )
28 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,932 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?
World War Z by Marc Forster ( Visual )
19 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,910 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
Machine gun preacher ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 790 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 )
18 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 470 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 ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 202 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 92 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 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Everything put together by Adam Forgash ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 69 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
Monster's ball "O" ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Monster's ball: Hank, an embittered prison guard working on Death Row, begins an affair with Leticia, the wife of a man under his watch on the Row
Finding Neverland Voyage au pays imaginaire ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 29 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
Il cacciatore di aquiloni ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2008 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 26 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)
007 Daniel Craig Casino royale ; Quantum of solace by Daniel Craig ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 24 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
Monster's ball zwei Welten - eine Liebe ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2003 in German and English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The kite runner Les cerfs-volants de Kaboul by Marc Forster ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and French and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Afghanistan, 1978. Fils unique d'un riche entrepreneur, Amir, 12 ans, gagne un combat annuel de cerfs-volants avec l'aide de son fidèle ami Hassan, le fils du domestique. Le même jour, un menaçant jeune du quartier viole ce dernier, qu'il méprise en raison de son origine ethnique. Amir, qui assiste de loin à la scène, n'a pas le courage d'intervenir. Rongé par la culpabilité, il tient désormais son ami à distance et va jusqu'à provoquer son renvoi de la maison. Un an plus tard, lorsque l'armée soviétique envahit l'Afghanistan, Amir et son père se réfugient aux États-Unis. Les années passent. En 2000, Amir, devenu écrivain, se voit forcé de retourner dans son pays natal pour sauver le fils d'Hassan, envoyé dans un orphelinat délabré depuis la mort de ses parents des mains des talibans
Ein Quantum Trost ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in German and English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cometas en el cielo by Marc Forster ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cuando jóvenes , AMir y Hassan eran amigos inseparables, hasta que un fatal acontecimiento los separa. Años después, Amir se embarca en una peligrosa búsqueda para reparar los errores del pasado -y rescatarse a si mismo de maneras inesperadas- mostrando un gran coraje y devoción hacia su amigo
 
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Languages
English (287)
German (28)
Spanish (20)
French (10)
Multiple languages (7)
Italian (4)
Chinese (2)
Turkish (1)
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