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Carroll, Gordon 1928-2005

Overview
Works: 114 works in 390 publications in 5 languages and 10,769 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Horror films  Film adaptations  Western films  Prison films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  History  Biographical films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Director, pmn
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gordon Carroll
Cool hand Luke by Robert Drivas( Visual )

34 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2,716 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 )

23 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 779 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 Italian and held by 733 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 )

18 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 647 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 )

15 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and held by 440 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 )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 301 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
Alien resurrection by Jean-Pierre Jeunet( Visual )

20 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and French and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ellen Ripley died fighting the perfect predator. Two hundred and eight horrific experiments later, she's back. A group of scientists had cloned her--along with the alien queen inside her--hoping to breed the ultimate weapon
Aliens by James Cameron( Visual )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 227 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 143 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
Turner classic movies greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stalking moon: When an army scout retires to a farm in New Mexico he takes pity on a white woman and her half-breed son recently rescued from indians, and invites them to join him. He does this even knowing the child's father is a feared and murderous Apache and that sooner or later a showdown is almost inevitable--www.imdb.com
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 47 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
Stealth ; Blue thunder( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 46 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
Alien quadrilogy : Alien, Aliens, Alien 3, Alien Resurrection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 37 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 )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 21 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
Alien quadrilogy by Ridley Scott( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete story of Lieutenant Ellen Ripley's recurring battles with members of a parasitical extraterrestrial species
Chisum by Andrew V McLaglen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid: A sheriff tracks Billy the Kid across the west
Alien( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This chilling suspense thriller is set far away in space and time. Seven astronauts are returning in their battered ship for some well earned leave when they hear a distress call. When they answer it they become the victims of an alien creature of unspeakable horror
Greatest classic films collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 15 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
 
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Red heat
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

Գորդոն Քերոլ

گوردون کرول تهیه‌کننده آمریکایی

戈登·卡羅爾

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Stealth ; Blue thunder