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Ayer, David

Overview
Works: 25 works in 489 publications in 10 languages and 17,824 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Crime films  Police films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  War films  Fantasy films  Historical films  Superhero films  Film sequels 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Producer, Scenarist, Restager , Conceptor, fmd, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Ayer
Fast five by Paul Walker( Visual )

84 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every night is a championship race on the turbo-charged streets of Los Angeles. Dominic and Johnny are rivals who are the boldest, the baddest, the best, and turn their challengers into dust. Along comes a challenger. Dominic and Johnny know that he is tough and fast, what they don't know is that he is a speed demon detective trying to bust up a theft ring
Suicide squad( Visual )

80 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. intelligence officer Amanda Waller has determined that only a secret group of despicable individuals with nothing to lose can avert a potential apocalypse. So, she has assembled the world2s most dangerous super villains, given them a powerful arsenal of weapons, and sent them off on a suicide mission
Training day by Antoine Fuqua( Visual )

58 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake Hoyt, a fresh-faced rookie in the Los Angeles Police Department, gets a chance to join the elite narcotics squad headed up by 13-year veteran Detective Sergeant Alonzo Harris. Jake is to prove himself during a one-day ride-along. As the day wears on, it becomes increasingly clear that Detective Harris has blurred the line between right and wrong to an alarming degree, enforcing his own code of ethics and street justice. Eventually, Hoyt begins to suspect that, far from being groomed to join the squad, he is being set up to take the fall
Fury by David Ayer( Visual )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2018 in English and held by 1,989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Monuments men: An unlikely World War II platoon has been tasked by FDR with going into Germany to rescue artistic masterpieces from Nazi thieves and returning them to their rightful owners. With the art trapped behind enemy lines, and with the German army under orders to destroy everything as the Reich fell, how could they possibly succeed? But as the Monuments Men, as they were called, found themselves in a race against time, they would risk their lives to protect mankind's greatest achievements
End of watch by David Ayer( Visual )

53 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young officers are marked for death after confiscating a small cache of money and firearms from the members of a notorious cartel during a routine traffic stop
S.W.A.T. by Clark Johnson( Visual )

21 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When things get too tough for the cops, the cops call on the Special Weapons and Tactics unit - better known as S.W.A.T. Two wisecracking, battle-hardened veterans team up with a pair of street smart rookies to form the most free-wheeling, but effective, S.W.A.T. team ever. Their first assignment: transport an international drug kingpin to federal custody, after he's offered $100 million to anyone who will free him
U-571 by Jonathan Mostow( Visual )

44 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1942 and Hitler's U-boats have brought war to the United States. On a top-secret assignment, a U.S. Navy captain and his crew must disguise themselves as Nazis and infiltrate a severely damaged Nazi U-boat. Once on board, they are to steal the Nazis' top-secret decoding device and sink the sub before the Germans catch on to what's happening. Their mission is more dangerous and frightening than anything they could have ever imagined, but one which will turn the tide of battle
Sabotage by David Ayer( Visual )

38 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John 'Breacher' Warton leads an elite DEA task force that takes on the world's deadliest drug cartels. When the team successfully executes a high-stakes raid on a cartel safe house, they think their work is done; until, one-by-one, the team members mysteriously start to be eliminated. As the body count rises, everyone is a suspect
Street kings by David Ayer( Visual )

25 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A veteran LAPD vice detective is on a quest to find out who killed his former partner, Detective Terrance Washington. He teams up with a young detective to track down Washington's killers. The two track down the murderers and bring them to justice
Dark blue by Ron Shelton( Visual )

26 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two LAPD detectives investigate a high-profile quadruple-homicide in April 1992, a few weeks before the Los Angeles Riots
Harsh times by David Ayer( Visual )

26 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jim Davis is an ex-Army Ranger who finds himself slipping back into his old life of petty crime after a job offer from the LAPD evaporates. With an honorable discharge from the Army, Homeland Security wants to recruit him for some special operation in Central America, but first he has to pass a urine test
Suicide squad : the official movie novelization by Marv Wolfman( Book )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Assemble a team of the world's most dangerous imprisoned super criminals, provide them the most powerful arsenal at the government's disposal, and send them to defeat an enigmatic, unstoppable enemy. U.S. intelligence officer Amanda Waller has gathered a group of disparate, despicable individuals with next to nothing to lose. Once they figure out they were chosen to fail, will the Suicide Squad resolve to die beating the odds, or decide it's every man for himself?"--Back cover
Suicide Squad : behind the scenes with the worst heroes ever by Signe Bergstrom( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The officially authorized companion to Suicide Squad, the eagerly anticipated film from Warner Bros. Pictures based on the DC Comics antihero team. Along with photos of the cast and crew, this lavish full-color official tie-in book will contain behind-the-scenes stories and images, removable items, and more, making it a must have keepsake for every fan!"--Amazon
Fast & furious : 6 movie collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Furious 6: Hobbs has Dominic and Brian reassemble their crew to take down a team of mercenaries: Dominic unexpectedly gets convoluted also facing his presumed deceased girlfriend, Letty
Street kings( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Ludlow is a veteran LAPD cop who finds life difficult to navigate after the death of his wife. When evidence implicates him in the execution of his former partner, Detective Terrance Washington, he is forced to go up against the cop culture he's been a part of his entire career, ultimately leading him to question the loyalties of everyone around him
The fast and the furious / 2 fast 2 furious( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fast and the furious: Every night is a championship race on the turbo-charged streets of Los Angeles. Dominic and Johnny are rivals who are the boldest, the baddest, the best, and turn their challengers into dust. Dominic and Johnny know that the new challenger is tough and fast, what they don't know is that he is a speed demon detective trying to bust up a theft ring ; 2 fast 2 furious: now an ex-cop on the run, Brian, hooks into outlaw street racing. When the Feds strong-arm him back, Brian's no rules, win-or-die skills are unleashed against an international drug lord. With his velocity-addicted buddy riding shotgun, and a drop-dead-gorgeous undercover agent dialing up the heat ... it becomes a desperate race for survival and justice
Fast & furious collection : 1 & 2( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

2 fast 2 furious: Now an ex-cop on the run, Brian, hooks into outlaw street racing. When the Feds strong-arm him back, Brian's no rules, win-or-die skills are unleased against an international drug lord. With his velocity-addicted buddy riding shotgun, and a drop-dead-georgeous undercover agent dialing up the heat ... it becomes a desperate race for survival and justice
Fast & furious : 8-movie collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

2 fast 2 furious: Federal agents recruit the street racing ex-detective to help them catch an international drug lord
Corruption collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dark blue by Ron Shelton( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in French and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A veteran LAPD detective trains a rookie cop in the realities of police intimidation and corruption in the days leading up to the Rodney King beating trial verdict and the L.A. riots that followed
 
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