WorldCat Identities

Marshall, Alan 1938-

Overview
Works: 64 works in 535 publications in 7 languages and 11,099 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Action and adventure films  Musical films  Prison films  Horror films  Erotic films 
Roles: Producer, fmp, pmn, Director, Actor, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Alan Marshall
 
Most widely held works by Alan Marshall
Basic instinct by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

82 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman becomes a prime suspect when her boyfriend is brutally murdered, a crime she had described in her latest novel. The detective investigating the murder soon becomes embroiled in the case that could cost him his life
Starship troopers by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

52 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handful of dedicated young soldiers must rise to the challenge of intergalactic warfare with a species of terrifying alien insects that threaten to eliminate the human race
Midnight express by Alan Parker( Visual )

52 editions published between 1978 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American citizen Billy Hayes is sentenced to four years in a brutal Turkish prison after being caught trying to smuggle hashish out of Istanbul. When his sentence is changed to life just days before his release, he has no choice but to try to escape
Fame by Alan Parker( Visual )

21 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 1,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story about students at the High School of Performing Arts, New York. Dance sequences include an audition, classes, a ballet solo by Antonia Franceschi, and the ensemble numbers "Fame" and "I sing the body electric."
Hollow man by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

26 editions published between 2000 and 2019 in English and Spanish and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After years of experimentation, Dr. Sebastian Caine, a brilliant but arrogant scientist working for the Defense Department, has successfully transformed mammals to an invisible state and brought them back to their original physical form. Detemined to achieve the ultimate breakthrough, Caine instructs his team to move on to phase III: human experimentation. Dr. Caine uses himself as the first subject
Cliffhanger by Renny Harlin( Visual )

22 editions published between 1993 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For Rocky Mountain Rescue, the mission is almost routine: locate five climbers. With the woman he loves and his best friend, Gabe Walker braves the icy peaks only to discover that the distress call is really a trap set by merciless international terrorist Eric Qualen. Now millions of dollars and their own lives hang in the balance. Against explosive firepower, bitter cold and dizzying heights, Walker must outwit Qualen in a deadly game of hide-and-seek"--Container
Jacob's ladder by adrian lyne ( '90 ) movie( Visual )

28 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jacob is a man living in a nightmare. Having survived Vietnam, he's back home in New York City. But memories of both his wartime demons and the accidental death of his son haunt and terrorize him. Jacob's grip on reality begins to slip and only his friend can save him
Pink Floyd the wall by Alan Parker( Visual )

29 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Told with music rather than conventional dialogue, follows the descent of a burned out rock performer as he sits in his motel room watching war movies and slowly losing touch with reality
Angel heart by Alan Parker( Visual )

27 editions published between 1987 and 2019 in English and French and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Angel is hired for $125 a day to track down the big band singer Johnny Favourtie. What seems like a straight forward missing person case dramatically becomes a murder hunt for this down-and-out private detective. His client Louis Cyphre, a mysterious stranger, is forced to up his fee to keep Angel on the case. Each of Angel's leads ends up as a victim of a ritualistic act of murder as he begins to put together the pieces in the jigsaw of Johnnys' strange story ... The nightmare has only just begun
Birdy by Alan Parker( Visual )

33 editions published between 1984 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"To escape an irrational world, Birdy (Modine), a Vietnam veteran, sits in an almost catatonic state in an Army hospital, where he has come to believe he is one of the feathered creatures of his boyhood dreams. In an effort to break Birdy's silence, his psychiatrist brings in Al Columbato (Cage), Birdy's loyal best friend of his youth. Al desperately tries to reach the disturbed Birdy and bring him back to reality. The answer may lie in their youth, where the eccentric Birdy first donned wings and the happy-go-lucky Al helped him to fly"--Container
Showgirls by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

31 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nomi Malone has what it takes to make it as a Las Vegas showgirl-- what she doesn't have is a way in. To survive, she accepts the only job available: lap dancing at a seedy club. And when she meets Cristal, Vegas' reigning showgirl, Nomi wants everything she has-- including her boyfriend. And as Nomi dives deeper into the world she so desperately desires, a rivalry between the two women heats up. The battle for the spotlight becomes so fiercely competitive that it drives Nomi to deperate lengths-- and devious heights-- for fame in Sin City."--Container
Another country by Marek Kanievska( Visual )

20 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elderly, exiled British spy remembers his days at an English boarding school in the 1930s. In school, he fell in love with a male classmate, explored his homosexuality, and was exposed to Marxist ideas, both contributing to his activities as a spy. Based on the life of former Cambridge spy Guy Burgess
Shoot the moon( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"George and Faith Dunlap have it all: financial success, adoring children, a gracious home. And yet they have nothing. Faith sums it up when she introduces herself to George's friends at a posh party: 'I'm not his friend. I'm his wife.' ... The Dunlaps surely once loved each other. But George has a mistress, Faith drifts into an affair and silences between them are broken by too many wrong words"--Container
Bugsy Malone by Alan Parker( Visual )

13 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bugsy Malone is an hilarious gangster musical set in New York, 1929. It is a world of would-be hoodlums. show girls and dreamers. But it is a world where you never see an adult
Starship troopers trilogy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starship troopers 3: Col. Johnny Rico is back to lead his team on a secret mission to rescue a small crew of troopers stranded on the remote planet of OM-1. Battling bugs, both new and old, the new "Marauder" advanced weapons technology may be their only hope against a treasonous element operating within the Federation itself. As Captain Lola Beck and the rest of the starship crew fight to survive in the harsh conditions, it begins to dawn on them that something on OM-1 is very, very wrong. This time the bugs have a secret weapon that could destroy humanity
House on Haunted Hill ; Don't look in the basement( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

House on Haunted Hill: A homeowner offers five strangers ten thousand dollars if they can last out the night in his house
Homeboy by Michael Seresin( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2020 in 4 languages and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a struggling middleweight boxer gets his big break, romantic complications & the double dealings of his manager put his life as well as his career on the line
Starship troopers ; Starship troopers 2: hero of the federation ; Starship troopers 3: marauder by Casper Van Dien( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starship troopers: Charts the lives of elite members of the Mobile Infantry, a corps of dedicated young men and women soldiers fighting side by side in the ultimate intergalactic war ... the battle to save humankind. The enemy is mysterious and incredibly powerful with only one mission: survival of their species no matter what the human cost
Fame : the original movie( Visual )

7 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story about students at the High School of Performing Arts, New York. Dance sequences include an audition, classes, a ballet solo by Antonia Franceschi, and the ensemble numbers "Fame" and "I sing the body electric."
4 movie collection : Hollywood hits( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avalon: based loosely on Barry Levinson's own family and their real experiences emigrating to Baltimore in the early 20th century from Eastern Europe
 
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Alternative Names
Alan Marshall britischer Filmproduzent

Alan Marshall Brits filmproducent

Alan Marshall producteur britannique

Alan Marshall productor de cine británico

Alan Marshall productor de cine británicu

Alan Marshall productor de cinema britànic

Marshall, Alan

Άλαν Μάρσαλ

Алан Маршалл продюсер

אלן מרשל מפיק בריטי

ألان مارشال منتج أفلام بريطاني

آلن مارشال تهیه‌کننده بریتانیایی

アラン・マーシャル

亞倫·馬歇爾 (製片人)

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