WorldCat Identities

Marshall, Alan 1938-

Overview
Works: 56 works in 458 publications in 8 languages and 10,871 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Detective and mystery films  Prison films  Biographical films  Horror films 
Roles: Producer, fmp, pmn, Director, Actor
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 )

66 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tough but vulnerable detective investigates a murder identical to one described in the latest novel of a cold, calculating and beautiful novelist with an insatiable sexual appetite
Starship troopers by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

39 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Courageous soldiers travel to the distant and desolate Klendathu system for the ultimate showdown between the species
Fame by Alan Parker( Visual )

24 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,219 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."
Midnight express by Alan Parker( Visual )

52 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of 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
Hollow man by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

23 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 954 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. Determined 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 )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 905 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( Visual )

28 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 895 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 )

30 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A burned out rock performer sits in his motel room watching war movies, and slowly loses touch with reality
Angel heart by Alan Parker( Visual )

24 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and French and held by 665 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 )

32 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 407 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 )

22 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 241 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 )

15 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 179 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
Shoot the moon( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After fifteen years of marriage, an affluent couple divorce and take up with new partners
Bugsy Malone by Alan Parker( Visual )

15 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gangster musical set in 1929 New York City is performed by an all-child cast
Starship troopers trilogy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 55 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 )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boxer who finally gets his big break finds that his life as well as his career is put on the line by the devious dealings of his manager
Starship troopers ; Starship troopers 2: hero of the federation ; Starship troopers 3: marauder( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starship troopers 2: Stranded on a distant outpost, a small group of the Federation's finest will fight the battle of their lives. They must join forces with an infamous traitor to the Federation if they are to have any hope. And it's not just their lives at stake, it's the survival of the human race
Hollow man( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 28 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
4 movie collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last detail: Two hard -boiled career petty officers, Buddusky and Mulhall, are detailed to take a young sailor, Meadows, from a Virgina naval base to a New Hampshire naval prison to serve an eight-year sentence for a trivial offense. Buddusky and Mulhall take a liking to Meadows and are determined to show him a good time on their journey north. their escapades begin in Washington where they narrowly escape a bar fight, then get blind drunk in their hotel room. In New York, they tangle with some Marines, and in Boston, Buddusky takes Meadows to a brothel for his first intimate experience. finally, after reluctantly turning in Meadows, Buddusky and Mulhall realize they are as much prisoners of their own world as Meadows is of his
 
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Alternative Names
Alan Marshall britischer Filmproduzent

Alan Marshall Brits filmproducent

Alan Marshall producteur britannique

Alan Marshall productor de cine británico

Marshall, Alan

Άλαν Μάρσαλ

Алан Маршалл продюсер

אלן מרשל מפיק בריטי

آلن مارشال تهیه‌کننده بریتانیایی

アラン・マーシャル

亞倫·馬歇爾 (製片人)

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