WorldCat Identities

Carroll, Gordon 1928-2005

Works: 58 works in 348 publications in 6 languages and 10,442 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Horror films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Prison films  Action and adventure films  Western films  History  Police films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Director, pmn
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Gordon Carroll
Alien by Ridley Scott( Visual )

123 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terror begins when the crew of a spaceship investigates a transmission from a desolate planet and discovers a life form that is perfectly evolved to annihilate mankind. Each crew member is slain until only Ripley is left
Cool hand Luke by Robert Drivas( Visual )

34 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucas Jackson is a man who refuses to be nailed down, conform to rules and regulations, or fit into society, and now, he's on a chain gang. He's a likable enough guy, always smiling, always ready for a little fun. He eats 50 hard-boiled eggs on a bet and collects all the money in the camp. He's more or less like the people he hangs around with, except he won't be pushed. He knows his own mind. This makes him the only prisoner with guts enough to talk back to the bosses and the only one with nerve enough to escape. That Luke, he's a cool hand
Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid by Sam Peckinpah( Visual )

28 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of Billy The Kid's oldest friends is now a sheriff and has vowed to hunt him down
AVP Alien vs. Predator by Paul Anderson( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earth, early 21st century. Charles Weyland, an industrialist billionaire, leads an archaeological expedition to Antarctica. Using thermal imaging satellites, Weyland believes he has discovered the ruins of an ancient pyramid temple buried under the ice that predates the Egyptian and Aztec pyramids. Once inside, the team finds the remains of humans with holes in the rib cage and the remains of facehuggers. The possibility that the temple is uninhabited is very unlikely. To make matters worse, a group of teenage Predators are coming to the temple to perform a coming-of-age ritual that involves fighting to the death with the Aliens. Soon, it becomes clear that only one species is getting out alive
Red heat( Visual )

25 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Moscow's toughest detective. Chicago's craziest cop. There's only one thing worse than making them mad-- making them partners."--Container
Blue Thunder by John Badham( Visual )

18 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chosen to test Blue Thunder, Frank Murphy is amazed by the capabilities of the high-speed, high-tech chopper. It can see through walls, record a whisper or level a city block. Distrusting the military mentality behind Blue Thunder, Murphy and his partner learn the remarkable craft is slated for use as the ultimate weapon in surveillance and crowd control
The Best of Times by Roger Spottiswoode( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Dundee dropped the ball and because of this his football team lost the match, and he lost his self respect. 13 years later he arranges a replay, with all the original players (now overweight and out of shape) Does history repeat itself or can Jack, at last, be hero of the day
Aliens by James Cameron( Visual )

11 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sole survivor of the space team in 'Alien' (1979) goes back with another team to the mystery planet, and finds more monsters
The April fools by Stuart Rosenberg( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Howard Brubaker is a newly promoted man trapped in a loveless marriage. Catherine's marriage would be ideal if her husband weren't a womanizer. When Howard and Catherine meet at a trendy party for New York's corporate elite, they decide to escape and explore the city instead. Soon the pair find themselves falling in love and deciding to run off to Paris. All they have to do now is tell their spouses
Alien resurrection by Jean-Pierre Jeunet( Visual )

22 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and French and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ellen Ripley died fighting the perfect predator. Two hundred years and eight horrfic experiments later, she's back. She has been cloned, along with the alien queen inside her, hoping to breed the ultimate weapon
Turner classic movies greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chisum: Cattle baron John Chisum joins forces with Billy the Kid and Pat Garrett to fight the Lincoln County land
Alien triple pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alien: A spaceship crew discovers an alien race that can breed with a human host, and Ripley realizes she must be the one to fight for the survival of humanity
Stealth Blue thunder( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stealth (ca. 121 min.): In the near future, the Navy develops a stealth fighter plane. On board piloting the jet is an artificial intelligence computer. The jet is placed on an aircraft carrier in the Pacific to learn combat maneuvers from the human pilots aboard. But when the computer develops a mind of its own, it's the humans who are charged with stopping it before it incites a war
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Somebody up there likes me, is the inspiring tale about Rocky Graziano's rise from poverty and rage to the middleweight title
Alien quadrilogy by Ridley Scott( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete story of Lieutenant Ellen Ripley's recurring battles with members of a parasitical extraterrestrial species
Alien 3 by David Fincher( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sole survivor after her shuttle craft crashes on a lice infected planet in a distant solar system, Warrant Officer Ripley finds herself in an all-male maximum security prison facility. But Ripley has brought another unwelcome visitor to Florina 161, whose inhabitants have no advanced technology or weapons to fight when the Alien once again goes on the attack
The story of Fulton Lewis, Jr. : praised and damned by Booton Herndon( Book )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chisum by Andrew V McLaglen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid: A sheriff tracks Billy the Kid across the west
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stalking moon (1968): A suspenseful manhunt saga. A relentless foe tracks Army scout Gregory Peck as he attempts to lead a woman (Eva Marie Saint) once held captive by Apaches to safety
Alien trilogy( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Carroll, Charles Gordon 1928-2005

Carroll, Charles Gordon III

Gordon Carroll Amerikaans filmproducent (1928-2005)

Gordon Carroll producteur de films américaine

Gordon Carroll US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Кэрролл, Гордон

گوردون کرول تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی

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