Most widely held works about Steven Seagal
Most widely held works by Steven Seagal
Under siege ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 844 libraries worldwide
Killer-elite commandos out to hijack the USS Missouri's nuclear arsenal overpower the crew, except for the cook, who just happens to be an ex-Navy SEAL and highly decorated combat operative.
Machete ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 762 libraries worldwide
Set up, double-crossed and left for dead, Machete is an ass-kicking ex-Federale who lays waste to anything that gets in his path. As he takes on hitmen, vigilantes and a ruthless drug cartel, bullets fly, blades clash and the body count rises. Any way you slice it, vengeance has a new name: Machete. Based on the fake trailer Rodriguez made for inclusion in the movie Grindhouse.
Executive decision ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 697 libraries worldwide
A team must board a hijacked 747 in mid-air, disable a nerve-toxin bomb that could kill the U.S. eastern seaboard, and rescue the passengers.
Above the law ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 466 libraries worldwide
A Chicago cop is on to something too big. Suspects collared in a recent drug raid are allowed to walk and he is asked to turn in his badge.
Under siege 2 dark territory ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 439 libraries worldwide
A renegade electronics wiz and his mercenary army have commandeered a passenger train and transformed it into a rolling command unit for a weapons satellite. One passenger, ex-Navy SEAL Casey Ryback, eludes capture and fights against the clock to rescue the train from disaster.
Exit wounds ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 424 libraries worldwide
After going against orders and saving the life of the Vice President of the United States, Detroit detective Orin Boyd is moved to a new preceinct and busted down to traffic cop. Boyd's new preceinct is filled with police corruption. He becomes friends with a street-smart dotcom hustler who may or may not be his ally.
On deadly ground ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 393 libraries worldwide
To protect the Alaskan wilderness and its people an oil-rig roughneck and a Native Alaskan environmental activist battle a renegade oil company.
Marked for death ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 388 libraries worldwide
A Drug Enforcement agent ready to retire finds his hometown overrun by violent drug dealers. The enraged cop goes after the evil Jamaican druglord with a vengeance.
Out for justice ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 383 libraries worldwide
A cop, angry that his old neighborhood has been turned into a war zone by a boyhood adversary, sets out on a quest for justice.
Half past dead ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 366 libraries worldwide
Alcatraz, "The Rock", has just re-opened. The first criminal to go to the electric chair is also sitting on a secret worth $200 million. An invading group of commandos isn't about to let that fortune go up in smoke. Already having an undercover FBI agent in Alcatraz, the situation has to be neutralized and he has to rescue a Supreme Court Justice held hostage. Now, he has to convince his convict "partner" and the other inmates to fight on the right side of the law.
Hard to kill ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 350 libraries worldwide
Mason Storm, a Los Angeles detective, has been shot by a corrupt California politician and his hitmen, and left to die. But Storm doesn't die, and is hidden away for seven years in a coma-care unit. When he awakens he determines to get revenge, and enlists the help of a nurse to assist him as he builds up his strength for his confrontation with his enemies.
The glimmer man ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and Spanish and held by 331 libraries worldwide
The desperate hunt for a serial killer has just gotten rougher for LAPD homicide detectives Jack Cole and Jim Campbell. They've become partners. Wearing Buddhist prayer beads, relying on ancient potions and living by Eastern philosophies, ex-New Yorker Cole is unlike any partner the street savvy Campbell has ever seen. The way Campbell sees it, secretive Cole is also something else: suspect #1 in their murder investigation.
Fire down below ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 299 libraries worldwide
Below the surface, the earth burns. You wouldn't know it from looking at the peaceful Appalachian hills of Jackson, Kentucky. And you won't hear about it from the locals. They've been bought off. Or scared into silence. Meanwhile, the toxins being dumped into abandoned mines could turn Jackson into a wasteland if someone doesn't stop it. Someone's going to. EPA Marshal Jack Taggert is going to ferret out who's responsible for poisoning the land. When thugs try to take him out of the action, Taggert adds another line of work to his resume. He's in the butt- kicking business. Business is good.
The patriot ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 285 libraries worldwide
A respected doctor must race against time to find a cure for a lethal virus, unleashed by a violent extremist group.
Out for a kill ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
Archeology Professor Robert Burns is on an important dig in the ancient ruins on the Far Eastern Chinese border. He accidentally discovers that the Chinese Mafia, the Tong, is using his newly discovered ancient Chinese artifacts to hide and smuggle narcotics across the border. He is then framed with the evidence at the border by the Chinese military and DEA. The DEA finally convinces the Chinese military that Robert may be of more help to them outside jail by leading them to the real smugglers.
Into the sun ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2005 in English and French and held by 225 libraries worldwide
When the governor of Tokyo is murdered, it falls on ex-CIA agent Travis Hunter to track down the responsible terrorists. However, the plot to kill the Governor is only the beginning of a web of corruption and violence. Hunter discovers a plan by a rising Yakuza leader to build an enormous drug-dealing network with the Chinese Mafia. With time running out and the Yakuza determined to see their plan through, Hunter must thwart the operation - and get out alive.
Attack force ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and French and held by 223 libraries worldwide
Marshall Lawson loses his strike force team in a seemingly random, cold-blooded attack, he takes it upon himself to investigate the killings. He uncovers a covert military operation so secret that the military wants Lawson dead so their secret will be protected. Lawson engages in a merciless battle with a drug-dealing operation that appears to be funded by a rogue arm of the military.
Belly of the beast ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 209 libraries worldwide
An ex-CIA agent, in his quest to find his kidnapped daughter, is lead on a trail of political intrigue, corruption, danger and betrayal, yet he will stop at nothing to save her.
Out of reach ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
Billy Ray Lancing, a former covert, agent turned survivalist, discovers that the foster program he is involved with in Poland is actually a human trafficking network. When a letter from his young pen pal states that she is going to go with a new "sponsor", Lancing suspects that something is not right. He discovers the trafficking operation and begins to make his plans to shut it down.
The foreigner ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 198 libraries worldwide
Jon Cold is a professional secret agent-for-hire. Admist political corruption, murder and bounty of back-stabbing bad guys, Cold is hired to deliver a package from France to Germany. Some dangerous people will stop at nothing to make sure that the package doesn't make it to its rightful owner. These men soon discover that getting in his way is a very dangerous decision.
Action and adventure films Antiquities Battles Betrayal California--Alcatraz Island California--Los Angeles Correctional institutions Crime Crime films Criminal behavior Detective and mystery films Detective and mystery films Detectives Drama Drug dealers Drug traffic Ex-police officers Fathers and daughters Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film noir Films for the hearing impaired Hazardous wastes Hijacking of aircraft Hijacking of ships Hostages Illinois--Chicago Kidnapping victims Martial arts films Mercenary troops Mexico Michigan--Detroit Missouri (Battleship : BB 63) Murder Murder--Investigation Police Police corruption Police films Political corruption Prisoners Rescues Revenge Terrorists Texas United States United States.--Drug Enforcement Administration Video recordings Video recordings for the hearing impaired Video recordings--for the hearing impaired
Seagel, Steven 1951-
Segal, Steven 1951-
Multiple languages (16)
No Linguistic content (10)
Miscellaneous languages (2)