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Carroll, Gordon 1928-2005

Overview
Works: 62 works in 297 publications in 6 languages and 9,393 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film sequels  Folk-rock music  Motion picture music  Science fiction films  Horror films  Fiction  Western films  Music 
Roles: Producer, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Gordon Carroll
Cool hand Luke by Stuart Rosenberg ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,624 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
Alien by Ridley Scott ( Visual )
73 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mindless, savage, and merciless alien is attacking the crew of an intergalactic freighter and it must be stopped before they are all killed
Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid by Sam Peckinpah ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pat Garrett puts on a badge and stalks his best friend, Billy the Kid, in this classic portrayal of a western legend
AVP Alien vs. Predator by Paul Anderson ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The discovery of an ancient pyramid buried in Antarctica sends a team of scientists and adventurers to the frozen continent. There, they make an even more terrifying discovery; two alien races engaged in the ultimate battle. The only certainties - it will be bloody and the winner of this battle will not be human
Red heat ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 607 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
Alien³ by David Fincher ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lt. Ripley (Sigourney Weaver) is the lone survivor when her crippled spaceship crash lands on Fiorina 161, a bleak wasteland inhabited by former inmates of the planet's maximum security prison. Ripley's fears that an Alien was aboard her craft are confirmed when the mutilated bodies of ex-cons begin to mount. Without weapons or modern technology of any kind, Ripley must lead the men into battle against the terrifying creature. And soon she discovers a horrifying fact about her link with the Alien, a realization that may compel Ripley to try destroying not only the horrific creature, but herself as well
Blue Thunder by John Badham ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 434 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
Alien resurrection by Jean-Pierre Jeunet ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two hundred years have passed since Ripley made the ultimate sacrifice on Fiorina 161. But over the years, and after seven horrific failures, scientists have finally cloned a perfect replica of Ripley, which includes the alien Queen growing inside her at the time of her death. But this new breed of alien is far more intelligent than its predecessors, a fact the scientists don't realize until after The Betty has arrived with additional human hosts
Aliens by James Cameron ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 316 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 best of times by Roger Spottiswoode ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 200 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
Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid original soundtrack recording by Bob Dylan ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Turner classic movies greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid (1973): One of Billy The Kid's oldest friends is now a sheriff and has vowed to hunt him down
Alien³ ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lt. Ripley is the only survivor when her spaceship crash lands on Fiorina 161, an area inhabited by former inmates of the planet's prison. Ripley fears an Alien was aboard her ship and soon evidence begins to appear. Without modern technology, she must lead the inmates into battle with the horrible creature
Alien triple pack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aliens: Ripley's stories of the alien are met with skepticism until colonists on another planet begin disappearing
Stealth Blue thunder ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 31 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 15 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
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
Alien quadrilogy by Ridley Scott ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four movies tracing Ripley's battle against a deadly alien. In Alien, the crew of a spaceship investigates a transmisson from a desolate planet, and discovers a life form that is perfectly evolved to annihilate mankind. One by one, each crew member is slain until only one, Ripley, is left to do battle with the alien. In Aliens, Ripley returns with a group of space marines to the world where she first encountered the alien on a rescue mission for the colonists there. In Aliens 3, Ripley is the lone survivor when her crippled spaceship crash lands on Fiorina 161, a bleak wasteland inhabited by former inmates of the planet's maximum security prison. Ripley's fears that an Alien was aboard her craft are confirmed when the mutilated bodies of ex-cons begin to mount. Without weapons or modern technology of any kind, Ripley must lead the men into battle against the terrifying creature. She soon discovers a horrifying fact about her link with the Alien, a realization that may compel Ripley to try destroying not only the horrific creature, but herself as well. In Alien Resurrection, Two hundred years after Ripley died fighting the perfect predator, she is back. She has been cloned along with the queen inside her
Alien El octavo pasajero ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In deep outer space the crew of a commercial spaceship makes an unscheduled landing on a barren and desolate planet for engine repairs. A pulsating organism attaches itself to one of the crew members and reproduces within his body, then slays other crew members one by one
Alien trilogy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Carroll, Charles Gordon, 1928-2005
Carroll, Charles Gordon III
Languages
English (212)
Spanish (24)
French (5)
Italian (4)
German (2)
Multiple languages (1)
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