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Madsen, Michael

Works: 208 works in 776 publications in 9 languages and 24,616 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Biography  History  Detective and mystery stories  Juvenile works  Biographical films  Audio adaptations  Methods‡vRock‡vSelf-instruction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Artist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Michael Madsen
Kill Bill by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )
49 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Bride continues on her deadly pursuit of her former partners in the Deadly Viper Assassination Squad, who, in a furious assault, attempted to murder her and her unborn child on her wedding day. As the Bride faces off against allies-turned-nemeses Budd and Elle, she flashes back to the day of her deadly wedding. We learn how she was recruited and trained and about her relationship with Squad leader Bill
Reservoir dogs by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )
85 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"They were perfect strangers, assembled to pull off the perfect crime. Then their simple robbery explodes into a bloody ambush, and the ruthless killers realize one of them is [an undercover police officer]. But which one?"--Container
Thelma & Louise by Ridley Scott( Visual )
29 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thelma is an abused and neglected wife, while her friend Louise is a bitter, hard-edged waitress. The two decide to take a brief vacation to escape the drudgery of their everyday lives. Immediately, they run into trouble, as Louise shoots and kills a man who tries to rape Thelma in the parking lot of a country bar
Wyatt Earp by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The biography of the legendary Wyatt Earp, including the infamous shootout at the O.K. Corral
Free Willy 2 the adventure home by Dwight H Little( Visual )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this sequel to Free Willy, Jesse has settled into life with his adoptive parents, has an eye for girls, and copes with his feisty half-brother Elvis. He never expects to see Willy again, but during a Pacific Northwest vacation trip, Jesse meets a special girl and encounters Willy and his family. When a tanker runs aaground and spills oil into the harbor, the whales are trapped. Jesse and Willy's reunion suddenly becomes a desperate bid to survive
Free Willy by Simon Wincer( Visual )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story about the friendship that develops between a 12-year-old boy who knows what it's like to be without a family, and a whale confined in a too-small tank at an aquatic park
Donnie Brasco by Mike Newell( Visual )
49 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This true story follows FBI agent Joe Pistone as he infiltrates the mafia of New York
The Doors by Doors (Musical group)( Visual )
13 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biographical film about one of the most exciting and controversial figures of the '60s, Jim Morrison. With his rock and roll band, The Doors, he influenced the rock music scene as no other group had
The Maltese falcon by Dashiell Hammett( )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A treasure worth killing for Sam Spade, a slightly shop-worn private eye with his own solitary code of ethics, a perfumed grifter named Joel Cairo, a fat man named Gutman, and Brigid O'Shaughnessy, a beautiful and treacherous woman whose loyalties shift at the drop of a dime. These are the ingredients of Dashiell Hammett's coolly glittering gem of detective fiction, a novel that has haunted three generations of readers
Species by Roger Donaldson( Visual )
27 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a creature genetically engineered through extraterrestrial intelligence escapes from observation, scientist Xavier Fitch assembles an elite team of experts to track it down. These experts--a government assassin, an "empath", a biologist and an anthropologist combine their expertise and trace their prey to Los Angeles. There, in the form of a stunning young woman, the alien initiates a horrific plan: to mate with unsuspecting men and produce offspring that could destroy mankind. As her deadly biological clock ticks rapidly, Fitch and his team are hurled into a pulse-pounding chase in which the fate of humanity itself hangs in the balance
Kill Bill by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )
25 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and French and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four years after taking a bullet in the head at her own wedding, the bride emerges from a coma and decides its time for payback ... with a vengeance. Having been gunned down by her former boss and his deadly squad of international assassins, it's a kill-or-be-killed fight. She didn't start this deadly series of events, but she is definately determined to finish the business
Scary movie 4 by David Zucker( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dim-witted Cindy and her overheated pal Brenda help clueless hero Tom save the world from a ruthless alien invasion
I'm in love with a church girl ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Miles Montego has it all. Including a past. He was king of the streets as a high-level drug trafficker, and although he has tried to move on, the DEA isn't convinced... When Miles meets Vanessa, a woman who is different than every other woman he's known, he is drawn to her beauty and her spirituality. As their connection grows deeper, both are tested to their last ounce of faith in God and in each other"--Container
Green lantern ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Hal Jordan becomes a Green Lantern, he is put under the supervision of senior Lantern, Sinestro, only to discover that his so-called mentor is part of a secret conspiracy that threatens the entire Green Lantern Corps
Species II mating season begins by Peter Medak( Visual )
14 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Just when you thought the threat of alien colonization was over ... the deadliest species from deep space is back and more menacing than ever before
Quantum leap ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reunite with Dr. Sam Beckett, a scientist who never knows whose body he is going to "leap" into next or when, where and at what moment in time he may find himself. Who will he be next? An undercover cop. A blind pianist. A harassed secretary. It's up to Sam to change the history of each person for the better, and hopefully complete the mission that will someday take hime home
Dashiell Hammett's The maltese falcon an audio dramatization by Dashiell Hammett( Recording )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this fully casted audio dramatization, a beautiful damsel in distress hires San Francisco private investigators Sam Spade and Miles Archer to trail the man whom she thinks kidnapped her sister. When Archer is murdered on a stakeout, however, Spade is implicated in the crime. However, that is only the tip of the iceberg. As Spade digs deeper into the case, he uncovers a much greater mystery involving a valuable statue and an assortment of colorful and dangerous characters
Beyond the law ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An undercover cop joins a murderous, arms-dealing biker gang to try to put them behind bars. Based on a true story
Bloodrayne by Uwe Boll( Visual )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rayne, a half human-half vampire strives to avenge her mother's murder by her father, Kagan, King of the Vampires. With the help of two vampire hunters on her side, will she find the three talismen and stop her father from ruling the darkness forever?
Renegade ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
See the Old West in a new light as one man, Marshal Mike Blueberry, battles to unite the natives who raised him and the people he belongs to. When a killer comes to town, ancient legend and the strongest cowboys band together to take back what's theirs
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Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.08 for Free Willy ... to 0.22 for Thelma & L ...)
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Madsen, Michael Soren 1958-
English (293)
French (24)
Spanish (20)
German (18)
Russian (1)
Portuguese (1)
Italian (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Turkish (1)