WorldCat Identities

Furla, George

Overview
Works: 76 works in 235 publications in 3 languages and 14,737 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Detective and mystery films  Horror films  Film adaptations  Road films  Caper films  War films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by George Furla
Righteous kill by Jon Avnet( Visual )

15 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Academy-Award?-winners Robert De Niro (RAGING BULL) and Al Pacino (SCENT OF A WOMAN) star as a pair of veteran New York City police detectives on the trail of a vigilante serial killer. After 30 years as partners in the pressure cooker environment of the NYPD, highly decorated Detectives David Fisk and Thomas Cowan should be ready for retirement, but aren't. Before they can hang up their badges, they are called in to investigate the murder of a notorious pimp, which appears to have ties to a case they solved years before
88 minutes by Jon Avnet( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Jack Gramm is a college professor who moonlights as a forensic psychiatrist for the FBI. Gramm receives a death threat claiming he has only 88 minutes to live. Now he has to put together the clues and try and solve the biggest crime of his career. He narrows down the possible suspects, who include a disgruntled student, a jilted former lover, and a serial killer who is already on death row, all before his time runs out
Mississippi grind by Anna Boden( Visual )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Down-on-his-luck gambler Garry and his considerably luckier pal Curtis hit the road for New Orleans in search of a big payday. Whether afloat (on gambling riverboats) or aground (at racetracks), they chase women and thrills--before risking everything in the wager of their lives
Gotti( Visual )

4 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows infamous crime boss John Gotti's rise to become the 'Teflon Don' of the Gambino Crime Family in New York City. Spanning three decades and recounted by his son John Jr., it examines Gotti's tumultuous life as he and his wife attempt to hold the family together amongst tragedy and multiple prison sentences
Aftermath by Elliott Lester( Visual )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two strangers' lives become inextricably bound together after a devastating plane crash. Based on the airline accident that occurred in July of 2002 and on the events that took place 478 days later
Empire State( Visual )

11 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After failing to get into the police academy, Chris Potamitis settles for a security guard job with the Empire State Armored Truck Company. Chris makes the mistake of mentioning the company's lax security to his best friend, Eddie, and is soon unwittingly drawn into an elaborate scheme to rob the abundant amounts of cash being stored there - resulting in the largest cash heist in U.S. History
Home of the brave by Irwin Winkler( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shortly after receiving the news that they will soon be reunited with their families back in the United States, a unit serving in Iraq is deployed on one last humanitarian mission. Their objective is to deliver medical supplies to a remote Iraqi village. Upon arriving in the village, the unit is viciously ambushed and many lives are lost. Now, as the four surviving members of the battalion return home and attempt to readjust to civilian life, the physical injuries and psychological scars sustained during that tragic event continue to take a heavy emotional toll on the war-torn soldiers
The contract by Bruce Beresford( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ray Keene is on a hiking trip to reconnect with his son. They stumble onto a nightmare scenario of paid assassins and ex-military guns-for-hire. Frank Cardin is attempting to fulfill a contract to assassinate a high profile busniessman. Things go awry and he ends up in the custody of the U.S. Marshalls. After an ill-fated attempt to escape, Frank finds himself in the custody of ex-lawman Ray and his son. Now, they are relentlessly pursued by Frank's friends who are intent on freeing their leader
Extraction by Lisa McElwee-White( Visual )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a terrorist group kidnaps a retired CIA field operative, his son launches his own unsanctioned rescue operation
Acts of violence by Brett Donowho( Visual )

7 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his fiance is kidnapped by human traffickers, Roman and his ex-military brothers rush to save her before it₂s too late. Along the way, they team up with Detective Avery, a cop who's been investigating the local trafficking syndicate and fighting the corrupt bureaucracy that has been protecting it
Set up by Mike Gunther( Visual )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A group of friends plans out a detailed heist that turns deadly when one betrays the others by taking off with the goods. Taking matters into his own hands, Sonny seeks out his revenge, teaming up with the most dangerous mob boss in town to get back what is rightfully his. When he finally comes face-to-face with his longtime friend, he will be forced to make a life-changing choice"--Container
The wicker man by Nicolas Cage( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Malus is a California police officer who takes a leave of absence after witnessing a tragedy on the job. Taking pills to soothe the effects of his post-traumatic stress disorder, Edward receives a letter from his ex-fiance, Willow, requesting his assistance in finding her missing child. She asks him come to Summerisle, a small island off the coast of Puget Sound, and help her find her daughter, Rowan. When Edward starts investigating Rowan's disappearance, he hears different stories depending on who he speaks to. He hears that Rowan is either not Willow's daughter, she may be nonexistent, dead, or soon to die. Refusing to give up, Edward delves deeper into this strange community shrouded in mystery, secrecy, and deception
Precious cargo by Max Adams( Visual )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a botched heist, Eddie, a murderous crime boss, hunts down the seductive thief Karen who failed him. In order to win back Eddie's trust, Karen recruits her ex-lover and premier thief Jack to steal a cargo of rare precious gems. But when the job goes down, allegiances are betrayed and lines are crossed as Jack, Karen, and Eddie face off in a fateful showdown
First kill( Visual )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to reconnect with his son, a Wall Street broker takes his family to the cabin where he grew up for a hunting trip. But the trip takes a deadly turn when they become entangled in a heist gone bad that results in the broker's son Danny being kidnapped, forcing his father to recover the stolen loot in exchange for Danny's life
Vice( Visual )

15 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julian Michaels has designed the ultimate resort, where anything goes and the customers can play out their wildest fantasies with artificial inhabitants who look, think, and feel like humans. When an artificial becomes self-aware and escapes, she finds herself caught in the crossfire between Julian's mercenaries and a cop who is hellbent on shutting down the resort, stopping the violence once and for all
Escape plan 2 : Hades by Sylvester Stallone( Visual )

7 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Years after he fought his way out of prison, Ray Breslin must return to the hell he once escaped from to save his friend from the prison's brutal human battleground, known as Hades
Freelancers( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The son of a slain NYPD officer joins the force, where he falls in with his father's former partner and a team of rogue cops. His new boss wants to see if he has what it takes to be rogue. When the truth about his father's death is revealed, he won't stop until justice has been served
Inconceivable by Jonathan Baker( Visual )

5 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hoping to return to work as a doctor, Angela befriends young mother Katie and asks her to serve as a live-in nanny. But Angela and her husband, Brian, have no idea about Katie's horrific past, and Brian's mother grows suspicious. When infertile Angela asks Katie to become a surrogate mother, Katie's ulterior motives begin to surface, and Angela quickly realizes that things are not what they seem
Arsenal( Visual )

9 editions published in 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A construction-company owner must rescue his brother, a petty crook, after he is abducted by a vicious mobster. He is aided in his quest by a police detective and longtime friend
Lay the favorite by Stephen Frears( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Undetermined and English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beth, a Las Vegas cocktail waitress, falls in with Dink, a sports gambler who swoons for her as she proves to be something of a gambling prodigy, earning the initial ire of Dink's wife, Tulip
 
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The wicker man
Alternative Names
George Furla Amerikaans filmproducent

George Furla producteur de films américain

George Furla US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Джордж Фурла

Languages
English (128)

Spanish (3)

French (1)