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Ruck, Alan 1956-

Overview
Works: 153 works in 396 publications in 4 languages and 11,762 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Television series  Teen films  Television programs  Science fiction films  Horror films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alan Ruck
Ferris Bueller's Day Off by Matthew Broderick( Visual )

99 editions published between 1986 and 2020 in 3 languages and held by 3,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high school student is determined to get a day off with his friends by outwitting his principal
Freaky( Visual )

21 editions published between 2020 and 2021 in English and German and held by 1,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventeen-year-old Millie Kessler is just trying to survive High School when she becomes the newest target of The Butcher, her town's infamous serial killer. The Butcher's mystical ancient dagger causes him and Millie to wake up in each other's bodies, and Millie learns that she has just 24 hours to get her body back before it is permanent. While Millie races against the clock to reverse the curse, The Butcher discovers that having a female body is the perfect cover for a little killing spree
Ghost town( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bertram Pincus is an irritable dentist whose people skills leave much to be desired. Pincus dies unexpectedly, but is miraculously revived after seven minutes, he wakes up to discover that he now has the annoying ability to see ghosts. Even worse, they all want something from him. Frank Herlihy, in particular, pesters him into breaking up the impending marriage of his widow Gwen. Now, Pincus is put squarely in the middle of a triangle with spirited result
Succession( Visual )

7 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and held by 970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Succession follows a dysfunctional American global-media family
Succession( Visual )

7 editions published in 2020 in English and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning where the first season dramatically left off, Season Two follows the Roys, media tycoon Logan and his four grown children, as they struggle to retain control of their empire amidst internal and external threats
Speed by Jan de Bont( Visual )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An L.A.P.D. SWAT team specialist is sent to diffuse a bomb that a revenge-driven extortionist has planted on a bus. Until he does, he and a female passenger must keep the bu speeding through the streets of Los Angeles at more than 50 miles per hour or the bomb will explode
Young guns II by Geoff Murphy( Visual )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2019 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy the Kid and his gang have escaped the hangman, and are on the run to the Mexican border and safety, but must elude pursuing sheriff Pat Garrett, Billy's one-time friend
Twister by Jan de Bont( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist is determined to discover a better way of predicting tornadoes with a device that shoots thousands of little trackers into the eye of the storm. Trouble is, getting it there is very dangerous
Succession by Hiam Abbass( Visual )

3 editions published in 2022 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ambushed by his rebellious son Kendall at the end of Season two, Logan Roy begins Season Three in a perilous position, scrambling to secure familial, political, and financial alliances. Tensions rise as a bitter corporate battle threatens to turn into a family civil war
Kickin' it old skool( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young break dancer hits his head during a talent show and slips into a coma for 20 years. Waking up in 2006, he looks to revive his break dancing career with the help of his girlfriend and his parents, while dealing with all the changes of the world
Shanghai calling( Visual )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ambitious New York attorney Sam is transferred to Shanghai on assignment, partially because he's Chinese-American. A fish-out-of-water, he stumbles into a legal mess that could spell the end of his career. With help from a beautiful relocation specialist, a well-connected foreign businessman, a clever but unassuming journalist, and a street-smart assistant, Sam might just save his job, discover romance, and learn to appreciate the many wonders Shanghai has to offer
Star trek, generations by David Carson( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the late 23rd century and retirees Scott, Chekov and Admiral James T. Kirk are guests aboard the new Enterprise. When they receive a distress call from inside the Nexus, Kirk sacrifices himself to save all. 70 years later, Captain Jean-Luc Picard and the new crew of the Enterprise encounter Dr. Soran, a scientist with a strong obsession to harness the power of the Nexus regardless of the cost. Picard's only hope for the future lies within the Nexus and a legendary captain from the past
Spin city( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Workaholic Mike Flaherty is the Deputy Mayor of New York City, serving as Mayor Randall Winston's key strategist and much-needed handler. Mike runs the city with an oddball staff that include an anxious and insecure press secretary; a sexist, boorish chief of staff; an impeccably groomed gay activitist running minority affairs; a sharp and man-crazy accountant; and an idealistic speechwriter
Don't you forget about me by Simple Minds (gruppo musicale)( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1991, filmmaker John Hughes disappeared from Hollywood. In 2008, four filmmakers went to find him
Spin city( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's re-election time, and that means business in the mayor's office, aside from a steady stream of assassination plots, supermodels, teenage girl muggers, ex-girlfriends, and a city full of problems. With all the ensuing chaos, there are enough distractions and obstacles to make business nearly impossible for the damage-controlling spin wizard, Deputy Mayor Mike Flaherty, and his crew. Includes 26 episodes
The Illinois multiplex( Visual )

1 edition published in 2020 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncle Buck: Uncle Buck, an idle good-natured bachelor, is left in charge of his nephew and nieces during a family crisis. While his carefree ways easily charm the younger relatives, he meets more than a little hostility from Tia, his rebellious teenage niece, and Chanice, his impatient girlfriend
Spin city : Michael J. Fox, his all-time favorites. Vol. 1( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Flaherty is the Deputy Mayor and right-hand man to the mayor, who expertly keeps his co-workers and city hall under complete control while his personal life often spins completely out of control
Dreamland( Visual )

1 edition published in 2020 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the palm tree lined streets of LA, with a playful tone evoking 80's nostalgia, DREAMLAND follows Monty Fagan (Johnny Simmons), a naïve, wide-eyed, twenty-something piano teacher who can't get his life or relationship on track. When Monty gets the chance to fill in as the pianist in a swanky hotel bar, he meets Olivia (Amy Landecker), an older, wealthy femme fatale with whom he begins a rather torrid affair. But when Olivia starts to throw some much-needed cash at Monty, he begins to worry that being a kept man will destroy his ability to make it on his own terms. Featuring an excellent ensemble cast, including Jason Schwartzman, Beverly D'Angelo, Frankie Shaw, Nick Thune, and Shay Mitchell. Nominated for Best Film at the **Tribeca Film Festival.** *"It's a smart, understated sex comedy, a description that suggests a certain maturity. You'd never suspect it was the first feature from its director, Robert Schwartzman."--Neil Genzlinger, **New York Times***
Spin city : Michael J. Fox, his all-time favorites. Vol. 2( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Flaherty is the Deputy Mayor and right-hand man to the mayor, who expertly keeps his co-workers and city hall under complete control while his personal life often spins completely out of control
Zombie night( Visual )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As night falls in a small California town, the dead rise from their graves, mausoleums, and morgues. Now the townspeople must fight to survive until sunrise
 
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Spin city : Michael J. Fox, his all-time favorites. Vol. 1
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Alternative Names
Alan Ruck acteur américain

Alan Ruck actor estadounidense

Alan Ruck actor estatunidenc

Alan Ruck aisteoir agus scríbhneoir Meiriceánach

Alan Ruck aktor amerikan

Alan Ruck aktor merikano

Alan Ruck Amerikaans acteur

Alan Ruck amerikansk skådespelare

Alan Ruck amerikansk skodespelar

Alan Ruck amerikansk skuespiller

Alan Ruck attore statunitense

Alan Ruck Òṣèré Ọmọ Orílẹ̀-èdè America

Alan Ruck US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Alan Ruck yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Alanus Ruck

Ruck, Alan Douglas 1956-

Άλαν Ρακ

Алан Рак

Алан Рак американский актёр

Ալան Ռաք

אלן ראק שחקן אמריקאי

ألان راك

ألان راك ممثل أمريكي

آلن راک بازیگر آمریکایی

آلن راک (بازیگر) بازیگر آمریکایی

럭, 앨런 1956-

룩, 알란 1956-

앨런 럭

アラン・ラック

阿蘭·拉克

Languages
English (188)

Italian (3)

Spanish (2)

German (2)