WorldCat Identities

Marshall, Alan 1938-

Overview
Works: 48 works in 482 publications in 8 languages and 10,909 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 )

70 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,482 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 )

41 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,333 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
Fame by Alan Parker( Visual )

27 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,223 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 )

57 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film is based on a true story. William Hayes, a naive young American vacationing with his girlfriend in Istanbul, Turkey, tries to smuggle a couple of kilos of hash out of the country. He is caught, thrown into a Turkish prison, and subsequently raped, tortured, and forced into the brutality that defines the inmates' constant struggle for survival. There are other foreigners there, many for smuggling, and word is that the only way out of the jail is by dying, or taking "the midnight express." Max, his friend and fellow inmate swears, "That train doesn't run around here."
Hollow man by Paul Verhoeven( Visual )

25 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 952 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 )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocky Mountain rescue workers discover a distress call to locate five climbers is really a trap set by a merciless international terrorist, and millions of dollars and their own lives hang in the balance
Jacob's ladder by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

29 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"... a Vietnam vet [is] haunted by the memories of war and the death of his young son. As Jacob starts to experience visions of demons all around him, he begins to question what is real. Is he going insane? Is he suffering from post-traumatic stress? Or could he be caught in the middle of some horrific supernatural battle he can't understand?"-- Back of container
Pink Floyd the wall by Alan Parker( Visual )

32 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 854 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 )

26 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and French and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A down on his luck detective travels from the tough streets of Brooklyn, to the hot jazz clubs of New Orleans, and finally to voodoo rituals in the swamps of Louisiana
Birdy by Alan Parker( Visual )

34 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 410 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 )

25 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 )

16 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 )

16 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 94 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 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starship troopers: The new millenium brings man face to face with an intelligent race of alien bugs, some thirty feet tall, some that fly and all capable of destroying every living thing on earth. Brave young freedom fighter Johnny Rico trains in an elite infantry unit, while his girlfriend Carmen becomes a top fighter pilot
House on Haunted Hill ; Don't look in the basement( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 56 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 )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 44 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 by Casper Van Dien( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 32 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
4 movie collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 28 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
Hollow man( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 27 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
 
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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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