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Avary, Roger

Overview
Works: 46 works in 418 publications in 9 languages and 8,546 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fantasy films  Gangster films  Film adaptations  Film noir  Action and adventure films  Animated films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Peplum films  Computer animation films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Scenarist, Conceptor, Author, Performer, Other, Actor, Film editor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1995.9.F54, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Roger Avary
Pulp fiction by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

146 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quentin Tarantino's Pulp Fiction has been hailed by critics and audiences worldwide as a film that redefined cinema. Tarantino delivers an unforgettable cast of characters, including a pair of low-rent hitmen, their boss's sexy wife, and a desperate prizefighter, in a wildly entertaining and exhilarating blend of crime-thriller-drama-comedy that is completely original and entirely unforgettable
Beowulf by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

35 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is not your high school teacher's Old English epic poem, but something palpably of this century. In the age of heroes comes the mightiest warrior of them all, Beowulf, to aid King Hrothgar by slaying the monster Grendel. The troubled Danish kingdom has been bedeviled by the demon for years, but in killing him, Beowulf incurs the undying wrath of the beast's ruthlessly seductive mother. After killing her, Beowulf returns to the castle and becomes king. Years pass, and all seems well. Is the age of demons finally over? Before he dies, however, Beowulf must face his past weakness and expiate his sins--if his kingdom is to survive
Silent Hill by Tri-Star Pictures. ; Davis Films. ; Konami Corporation( Visual )

22 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rose cannot accept the medical diagnosis that her daughter, who suffers nightmarish trances, is going insane. Over the protests of her husband, Rose flees with their child, Sharon, to the town of Silent Hill. There, Rose is hoping that Sharon's trances can be explained. It is revealed that the town had been evacuated thirty years earlier due to an unstoppable, still burning underground coal fire. A local motorcycle cop ends up pursuing Rose and Sharon into the outskirts of the abandoned and cordoned off town on a rainy night, where they both suffer simultaneous crashes and black out. Rose awakens to find that everything is lit by an unearthly, luminous mist and that her daughter is gone from her SUV. Following what she thinks is her daughter's silhouette all over town, Rose is lured to a group of horrific creatures and blacks out again to the sound of a wailing emergency siren
The rules of attraction( Visual )

31 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sean is a student at a well-respected private college on the East Coast. Sean is attracted to Lauren, while Lauren is infatuated with Victor. Lauren's empty-headed roommate Lara is also attracted to Victor, while he has no qualms about being involved with both. Lauren used to date Paul, but Paul, a bisexual, currently lusts after Sean. Meanwhile, friendly campus drug dealer Rupert finds a ready market for cocaine among his classmates; Sean, a user, finds himself financially embarrassed and begins dealing drugs to help pay off his debts, while leading Paul on for his ready supply of marijuana
Beowulf by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )

20 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling in graphic novel format of Britain's oldest epic brings to life the warrior named Beowulf who defeated the ogre Grendel, Grendel's mother, and the dragon that threatened his kingdom
Killing Zoe by Roger Avary( Visual )

25 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zed, a safecracker, goes to Paris to help his buddy Eric pull a Bastille Day bank heist. Unfortunately, the heist goes sour and Eric becomes a drug-crazed sociopath
Beowulf : the script book by Neil Gaiman( Book )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The screenplay for the fall 2007 film inspired by the classic tale of a warrior's battle against a murderous outcast monster contains, in addition to the script, original drafts documenting its evolution and extensive screenwriter notes on the final version
Sarah Morris : bye bye Brazil by Sarah Morris( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Standing still( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The high school and college friends of a couple about to be married show up for the wedding, each bringing their dating issues and emotional baggage with them
Pulp fiction by Quentin Tarantino( Book )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winner of the Academy Award for Best Screenplay and the Palme d'Or at Cannes Film Festival, "Pulp Fiction" exploded onto the screen in 1994 and transformed the direction of contemporary cinema. This triplet of interwoven crime stories displays Tarantino's visceral approach to character and plot
La légende de Beowulf by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in French and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les aventures de Beowulf, glorieux Viking du nord de l'Europe... Un film à voir pour son aspect visuel radical et ses audaces techniques... Les amateurs de jeu vidéo seront comblés !
La leggenda di Beowulf( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Multiple languages and Italian and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un eroe avanza proclamando la sua fama e il suo onore: Beowulf. Annientatore di mostri, difensore del regno, ucciderà la vorace belva che sta devastando la terra dei vichinghi pretendendo oro e il trono come ricompensa. Ma alla fine la sua sfrenata ambizione esigerà un terribile dazio
Kids ; The rules of attraction( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kids: 24 hours in the life of a group of contemporary teenagers who believe they are invincible ; The rules of attraction: The incredibly spoiled and overprivileged students of Camden College are a backdrop for an unusual love triangle between a drug dealer, a virgin and a bisexual classmate
Les lois de l'attraction Edition integrale by Roger Avary( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in French and English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Camden College, au milieu des années 80. La vie du campus tourne autour du sexe et de la drogue. Alors que tout le monde couche avec tout le monde, un étrange trio amoureux se crée entre Sean, le tombeur, qui s'éprend de Lauren, laquelle garde sa virginité pour son très superficiel boyfriend, tandis que son ex, Paul, bisexuel, aimerait bien conquérir Sean
An open system meets an open system : Sarah Morris and Hans Ulrich Obrist in conversation by Sarah Morris( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American artist Sarah Morris talks with the curator Hans Ulrich Obrist about her films and paintings. Discussion includes her longtime interest in urban development, and architects including Philip Johnson, Mies van der Rohe, Robert Venturi and others
Fiction Pulpeuse( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quentin Tarantino's Pulp Fiction has been hailed by critics and audiences worldwide as a film that redefined cinema. Tarantino delivers an unforgettable cast of characters, including a pair of low-rent hitmen, their boss's sexy wife, and a desperate prizefighter, in a wildly entertaining and exhilarating blend of crime-thriller-drama-comedy that is completely original and entirely unforgettable
Mr. Stitch( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in French and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern day Dr. Frankenstein creates one being, Lazarus, from 80 different bodies. However, Lazarus has retained all 80 memories and becomes obsessed with understanding his past and the reason for his existence, while the doctor plans other experiments. Lazarus must escape before he is destroyed
Tarantino XX( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Celebrate 20 years of Quentin Tarantino's filmmaking with this 10-disc set, featuring 8 essential films plus 2 bonus discs
Die Regeln des Spiels( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Avary, Roger, 1965-

Avary, Roger Roberts

Avary, Roger Roberts 1965-

Avery, Roger Roberts

Avery, Roger Roberts 1965-

Regor, Yrava 1965-

Roberts Avary, Roger

Roger Avary Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

Roger Avary amerykański reżyser

Roger Avary sceneggiatore, regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Roger Avary US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent

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