WorldCat Identities

Harlin, Renny

Works: 169 works in 662 publications in 10 languages and 12,641 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Police films  Film adaptations  Horror films  Comedy films  Crime films  Sports films  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Film editor, Scenarist, Author of screenplay, fmd, Performer, Composer, Restager , Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Renny Harlin
Most widely held works by Renny Harlin
The legend of Hercules by Kellan Lutz( Visual )

21 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In ancient Greece, 1200 B.C., a queen succumbs to the lust of Zeus to bear a son promised to overthrow the tyrannical rule of the king and restore peace to a land in hardship. But this prince, Hercules, knows nothing of his real identity or his destiny. He desires only one thing: the love of Hebe, Princess of Crete, who is promised to his brother. When Hercules learns of his greater purpose, he must choose: to flee with his true love or fulfill his destiny and become the true hero of his time
The long kiss goodnight by Renny Harlin( Visual )

56 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A schoolteacher learns that she was once a lethal assassin for the CIA, and teams up with a wise-cracking detective to uncover her past before a hi-tech army of corrupt government renegades kills them both
Die hard by John McTiernan( Visual )

41 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a snowy Christmas Eve in the nation's capitol, terrorists seize a major international airport to rescue a drug lord from justice. John McClane, an off-duty cop, battles not only terrorists, but incompetent airport police, the commander of the Army's anti-terrorist squad, and a deadly winter snowstorm. McClane's wife, Bonnie, is trapped on one of the planes circling overhead, desperately low on fuel
Cutthroat Island by Renny Harlin( Visual )

49 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morgan Adams, the female captain of a pirate ship, is on a treasure hunt for millions of pounds of gold reportedly buried somewhere on Cutthroat Island. She and her uncles each hold sections of the map to the treasure. While Morgan is willing to make deals and agree to share the wealth in order to put the map together, her Uncle Dawg would rather kill everyone in his way, including his niece
12 rounds( Visual )

18 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When New Orleans Police Detective Danny Fisher stops a brilliant thief from getting away with a multimillion-dollar heist, the thief's girlfriend is accidentally killed. A year later Danny is about to have the worst day of his life. After escaping from prison, the theif, who is also an internationally-known terrorist, named Miles Jackson, kidnaps Danny's girlfriend Molly and forces him into '12 Rounds' of dangerous games carefully plotted throughout the streets of New Orleans. Danny struggles to keep focus while the clock ticks and he deals with the consequences that accompany each one of these 'rounds.' Miles does his best to derail him from rescuing the love of his life before it's too late
Driven by Renny Harlin( Visual )

27 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A talented veteran driver confronts his past when he is asked to come out of retirement to help with an unfocused, but talented, rookie contender, whose dangerous activities and behavior includes pursuing the girlfriend of his primary racing rival. Shot on location at championship races around the world
Exorcist the beginning by William Peter Blatty( Visual )

35 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thinking that he had glimpsed the face of Evil as a witness to atrocities committed on the innocent during WWII, Lankester Merrin lost his faith in his fellow man and the Almighty. He renounced his vocation, and is now an archaeologist in Africa. A collector of rare comes to him with an odd request. An old Christian Byzantine church has been unearthed in Kenya, surprisingly intact, as if it were buried right after its completion. Merrin is asked to find an ancient relic hidden within the church before a British expedition can. Interested, Merrin agrees to take the job. Beneath the church, something much older and malevolent sleeps, waiting to be awoken. The blood of innocents flows freely, but the horror has only just begun. In the place where Evil was born, Merrin will finally see its true face
The covenant by Beverly Lewis( Visual )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Multiple languages and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The descendants of the founding families of Ipswich, Massachusetts, Caleb, Reid, Sims, and Pogue, are teenagers who have it all. This includes witch-like powers they inherited from their ancestors. At the age of 18, which Caleb will hit first, they will "ascend" into their mature powers. The catch is that every time they use their powers, it ages them. On the eve of Caleb's ascension, the group finds that someone else has been using their powers to cause trouble. Now, the four must find out who it is and put a stop to it before people start getting hurt
Deep blue sea by Gannaidi"."duken(KennedyDuncan)( Visual )

20 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Researchers on the undersea laboratory Aquatica have genetically altered the brains of captive sharks to develop a potential cure for Alzheimer's disease. However, there is one noteworthy unexpected side effect--the sharks got smarter. Which could mean trouble for the researchers
Cleaner by Renny Harlin( Visual )

15 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Single father and former cop Tom Carver has an unusual vocation-- he cleans up crime scenes. But when he's called in to sterilize a wealthy suburban residence after a brutal shooting, Carver is shocked to learn that he may have unknowingly erased crucial evidence, entangling himself in a dirty criminal cover up
A nightmare on Elm Street( Visual )

13 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Killer Freddie Krueger faces a new adversary. As her friends succumb one by one to Freddy's wrath, telepathically gifted Kristen embarks on a mission to destroy the satanic dream stalker and released the tortured souls of his victims once and for all
Mind hunters by Renny Harlin( Visual )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trainees in the FBI's psychological profiling program must put their training into practice when they discover a killer in their midst
Blast from the past by Brendan Fraser( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the midst of the Cuban missile crisis, mad-cap scientist Calvin Webber and his pregnant wife retreat to their home-away-from-home bomb shelter. They have a baby, Adam, and 35 years later he steps out of the shelter and into the nineties where he meets a worldy 90s girl called Eve
Rambling Rose by Martha Coolidge( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rose, an alluring young woman, is hired by a Southern family to care for their children, and changes their lives forever. She is an innocent who relates to everyone she meets in the only way she knows how-- with sexuality she can't restrain. The mother of the family takes Rose under her wing, offering her love and protection, while the teenaged son finds Rose both his fantasy and a profound mystery
5 days of war( Visual )

12 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on true events, this intense film is a vivid account of a renegade American journalist, his cameraman and a local woman caught behind enemy lines, and determined to not only survive, but tell the world what was happening, during the swift but devastating 5-day war between Russia and Georgia in 2008
Die hard collection( Visual )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die hard with a vengeance: New York cop John McClane is the personal target of the mysterious Simon, a terrorist determined to blow up the entire city if he doesn't get what he wants. Accompanied by an unwilling civilian, McClane careens wildly from one end of town to the other as he struggles to keep up with Simon's deadly game
A nightmare on Elm Street 1-4 by Robert Englund( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nightmare on Elm Street (1984, 92 min.): A razor-nailed maniac kills children in their dreams
The adventures of Ford Fairlane( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Ford Fairlane is stunned when the king of shock-jocks, Johnny Crunch, is electrocuted on the air. Crunch was his only paying client. He had hired Fairlane to track down a mysterious groupie named ZuZu Petals
Devil's pass( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in German and English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In February 1959, nine Russian hikers ventured into a remote area of the Ural Mountains. Two weeks later, all of them were found dead. What happened is a mystery that has baffled investigators and researchers for decades. It has become known as the Dyatlov Pass Incident. When five ambitious American college students are issued a grant to return to the site of the original events, they gear up with the belief that they can uncover and document the truth of what happened to the supposedly experienced hikers. But what they find is more shocking than anything they could have imagined
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Exorcist the beginning
Alternative Names
Harjola, Lauri.

Harjola, Lauri 1959-

Harjola, Lauri Mauritz.

Harjola, Renny Lauri Mauritz.

Harjola, Renny Lauri Mauritz 1959-

Renni Harlin

Renny Harlin Amerikaans filmregisseur

Renny Harlin cinéaste américain

Renny Harlin Director de cine e produtor finés

Renny Harlin finn filmrendező és filmproducer

Renny Harlin finnischer Filmregisseur und Filmproduzent

Renny Harlin Finnish film director and film producer

Renny Harlin regista e produttore cinematografico finlandese

Renny Harlin reżyser amerykański pochodzenia fińskiego

Ренни Харлин

Ренні Харлін

رنی هارلین تهیه‌کننده و کارگردان آمریکایی

ريني هارلن

ரென்னி ஹர்லின்

რენი ჰარლინი

레니 할린

할린, 레니 1959-



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