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Burns, Scott Z.

Overview
Works: 51 works in 262 publications in 7 languages and 13,218 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Educational films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Filmed lectures  Action and adventure films  Detective and mystery films  Crime films 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Scott Z Burns
An Inconvenient Truth by Al Gore( Visual )

44 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former Vice President Al Gore explains the facts of global warming, presents arguments that the dangers of global warning have reached the level of crisis, and addresses the efforts of certain interests to discredit the anti-global warming cause. Between lecture segments, Gore discusses his personal commitment to the environment, sharing anecdotes from his experiences
The Bourne ultimatum by Paul Greengrass( Visual )

61 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once again, Jason Bourne emerges from hiding and into chaos. His return this time prompted inadvertently by London-based reporter Simon Ross. Ross's writing is unveiling Operation Blackbriar--an upgrade to Project Treadstone--in a series of newspaper columns which have woken, and profoundly disturbed, Bourne's former masters. Bourne must uncover and eradicate the sources of their paranoia, before they eradicate him. Clawing his way out of madness, Jason Bourne has regained his conscience even though he has lost most of his mind
Contagion by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

35 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thriller centered on the threat posed by a deadly disease and an international team of doctors contracted by the CDC to deal with the outbreak
The informant! by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

34 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The U.S. government decides to go after an agri-business giant with a price-fixing accusation based on the evidence submitted by their star witness, vice president turned informant Mark Whitacre. The FBI needs evidence, so Whitacre eagerly agrees to wear a wire and carry a hidden tape recorder in his briefcase, imagining himself as a kind of de facto secret agent
Side Effects by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

23 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman's world unravels when a drug prescribed by her psychiatrist has unexpected side effects
Pu-239( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While working at a nuclear power plant, Timofey is exposed to a deadly dose of radiation while trying to avert a plant disaster. Instead of rewarding Timofey for his efforts, the plant treats him as a scapegoat, offering no compensation to him or his family. Desperate to provide security for his wife and son, Timofey steals a small amount of PU-239 - weapons-grade- plutonium - and heads to Moscow to sell it on the black market. Timofey struggles to make the sale, his efforts resulting in deadly consequences
The Bourne trilogy( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Bourne supremacy, when Jason Bourne is framed for a botched CIA operation he is forced to take up his former life as a trained assassin to survive
The library by Scott Z Burns( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caitlin Gabriel survives a deadly shooting at her high school; media narratives differ from her story of the incident
Contglion( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a woman returns to the U.S. from a business trip to Hong Kong, bringing a deadly virus with her, virologists from the Centers for Disease Control and the World Health Organization race to find a cure before it wipes out humanity
L'Infiltr( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The U.S. government decides to go after an agri-business giant with a price-fixing accusation based on the evidence submitted by their star witness, vice president turned informant Mark Whitacre. The FBI needs evidence, so Whitacre eagerly agrees to wear a wire and carry a hidden tape recorder in his briefcase, imagining himself as a kind of de facto secret agent
Contagion (v.f.)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thriller centered on the threat posed by a deadly disease and an international team of doctors contracted by the CDC to deal with the outbreak
The Bourne trilogy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bourne supremacy: They should have left him alone. The haunting past that Bourne hoped to have escaped from, catches up to him once again as the CIA threatens to ruin his new, anonymous life -- forcing Bourne to resume his former life as a trained assassin to survive
Outbreak by Laurence Dworet( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outbreak: "A virologist tries to stave off a global biological meltdown. [...] [Picture of chimpanzee] This animal carries a deadly virus-- and the greatest medical crisis in the wold is about to happen. Try to remain calm."--container
El Ultimátum de Bourne by Paul Greengrass( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Treadstone, el programa de operaciones secretas que creó a Bourne, ya no existe. Ha sido absorbido por el programa Blackbriar, del Departamento de Defensa, que ha lanzado a la calle una nueva generación de asesinos profesionales para eliminar a Bourne
The informant : a true story by Kurt Eichenwald( Book )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The U.S. government decides to go after an agri-business giant with a price-fixing accusation based on the evidence submitted by their star witness, vice president turned informant Mark Whitacre. The FBI needs evidence, so Whitacre eagerly agrees to wear a wire and carry a hidden tape recorder in his briefcase, imagining himself as a kind of de facto secret agent
Efectos secundarios Side effects( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emily y Martin son una próspera pareja neoyorquina, cuyo mundo se desmorona cuando ella intenta suicidarse. La medicación recetada por su psiquiatra produce unos inesperados efectos secundarios
Contagion : [screenplay] by Scott Z Burns( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a woman returns to the U.S. from a business trip to Hong Kong, bringing a deadly virus with her, virologists from the Centers for Disease Control and the World Health Organization race to find a cure before it wipes out humanity
Effets secondaires Side effects( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman's world unravels when a drug prescribed by her psychiatrist has unexpected side effects
Global warming : a look at both sides of the climate change debate( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presented by the Heartland Institute, this double feature of the documentary films "An Inconvenient Truth: A Global Warning" and "The Great Global Warming Swindle" allows viewers to consider both sides of the global warming debate and related issues
The Armenian genocide by Laurence Jourdan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete story of the first Genocide of the 20th century, when over a million Armenians died at the hands of the Ottoman Turks during World War I -- an event that is denied by Turkey to this day. This film features interviews with leading experts in the field, such as Pulitzer Prize-winning author Samantha Power and New York Times best-selling author Peter Balakian. The documentary includes never-before-seen historical footage of the events and key players, including Rafael Lemkin telling the story of how he invented the word Genocide in the 1940s. Featuring the voiceover talents of Ed Harris, Natalie Portman, Laura Linney, and Orlando Bloom
 
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Burns, Scott Z.

Scott Z. Burns Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

Scott Z. Burns sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Скотт Бёрнс

اسکات زد. برنس

スコット・Z・バーンズ

斯科特·Z.伯恩斯

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