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Frank, Scott 1960-

Overview
Works: 168 works in 566 publications in 9 languages and 17,650 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Film adaptations  High interest-low vocabulary books  Juvenile works  Biography  Adventure stories  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery stories, American 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Scenarist, Conceptor, Other
Classifications: PS3562.E55, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Scott Frank
Minority report by Steven Spielberg ( Visual )
68 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Washington, D.C. has been murder-free thanks to astounding technology which identifies killers before they commit their crimes. But when the chief of the Pre-crime unit is himself accused of a future murder, he has just 36 hours to discover who set him up
Marley & me by David Frankel ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Vietnamese and held by 2,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John and Jen are journalists who are a newly married couple. Marley is the adopted puppy that no one wants, a high-strung lab who is virtually untrainable. Marley shreds cushions, destroys floors and walls and most everything in between. Instead of taking him to the pound, they love their dog and he faithfully loves them in return. John and Jen eventually have three children and Jen gives up her career to be a mom. John's career continues to advance as he carves a niche as a local columnist. The family moves from Florida to Pennsylvania. John struggles with his own career direction, but Marley remains the constant. A memoir of Philadelphia Inquirer columnist John Grogan's life with his yellow Labrador retriever
The Wolverine by Hugh Jackman ( Visual )
21 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Summoned to Japan by an old acquaintance, Wolverine becomes embroiled in a conflict that forces him to confront his own demons
The flight of the Phoenix by Robert Aldrich ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cargo plane on a routine flight suddenly hits a high-turbulence storm, forcing a crash landing hundreds of miles off course in the barren Gobi desert. Among the survivors, one eccentric passenger leads the crew to build a new plane - against all odds, against all hope, and sometimes - against each other
Dead again by Kenneth Branagh ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mike Church, an L.A. gumshoe with a knack for wisecracks and tracing missing persons, doesn't have a clue when he's hired to help a beautiful amnesia victim tormented by nightmares. Then an eccentric antiques dealer and hypnotist leads Church to believe the source of the nightmares may lie in a past-life connection to Margaret Strauss, a world-famous pianist allegedly murdered by her composer husband in 1948
The lookout by Scott A Frank ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An admired high school hockey player with a bright future, drives in the night with his girl friend and two other friends with his headlights off with devastating results. The former athlete is left with a brain injury that prevents him from remembering many things for extended periods of time. To compensate, he keeps notes in a small notebook to aid him in remembering what he is to do. He also lives with a blind friend who aids him. He is unable to have meaningful job and he goes to work as a night cleaning man in a bank. He comes under the scrutiny of a gang planning to rob the bank. The leader befriends him and gets him involved with a young woman who further reels him in. Confused, but wanting to escape his current existence, he initially goes along with the scheme. When he realizes he is being used, he attempts to stop the robbery, which of course immediately goes awry
Little man Tate by Jodie Foster ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A seven year old genius is caught in a tug of war between his waitress mom who only wants a regular life for him, and the head of an institute for gifted children who wants to further his development
The interpreter by Sydney Pollack ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Action thriller about UN interpreter Silvia Broome who overhears a plot to assassinate an African head of state. Hard-bitten US Secret Service agent Tobin Keller is sent in, and he suspects Silvia is not telling the whole truth. Silvia realises she has become a target of assassins as well, and becomes desperate to thwart the plot
Meet Marley by Natalie Engel ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jenny and John love their dog Marley, but they get frustrated when he keeps getting into trouble
Out of sight ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A career bank robber busts out of jail with the help of his buddy and kidnaps a U.S. Marshal in the process. When the two cons head for Detroit to pull off their final big heist, the Marshal is put on their case but she finds she is attracted to one of them and has second thoughts about bringing them in
Marley to the rescue! by M. K Gaudet ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marley the dog comes to the rescue when his neighbor Lisa gets her purse stolen
Get Shorty by Barry Sonnenfeld ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Loan shark Chili Palmer had done his time as a gangster. So when "business" takes him to Los Angeles to collect a debt from down-and-out filmmaker Harry Zimm, Chili pitches Harry a script idea and is immediately swept into the Hollywood scene. All would be smooth for this cool new producer, if it weren't for the drug smugglers and an angry mobster who won't leave him alone
Out of sight by Elmore Leonard ( Book )
29 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A career bank robber busts out of jail with the help of his buddy and kidnaps a U.S. Marshal in the process. When the two cons head for Detroit to pull off their final big heist, the Marshal is put on their case but she finds she is attracted to one of them and has second thoughts about bringing them in
Shameless by Johnny Campbell ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Meet the fabulously dysfunctional Gallagher family. Dad's a drunk, Mom split long ago, eldest daughter Fiona tries to hold the family together. Eldest son Philip (Lip) trades his physics tutoring skills for sexual favors from neighborhood girls. Middle son Ian is gay. Youngest daughter Debbie is stealing money from her UNICEF collection. Ten-year-old Carl is a budding sociopath and an arsonist, and toddler Liam is, well, he might actually be black, but nobody has a clue how
Malice by Harold Becker ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and French and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a serial killer begins murdering female students in a New England town, the college dean becomes involved in the investigation while wondering about the surgeon who has taken a room in his house
The caveman's valentine ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Homeless and misunderstood, Juliard-trained piano genius, Romulus, finds a frozen corpse outside his Manhattan cave. Romulus risks his remaining sanity to prove who committed the murder for the sake of justice
Heaven's prisoners ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ex-cop has turned his back on the big easy and the bottle, starting life over on a tranquil backwater bayou with his wife. But his newfound serenity shatters after he witnesses a small plane crash and rescues the sole survivor-a little Salvadoran girl
Narrative and structure ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three screenwriters discuss the art of storytelling as it applies in writing scripts for movies
Blackjack for winners by Scott Frank ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Get Shorty by Elmore Leonard ( Book )
15 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy about a gangster loan shark whose business takes him to Los Angeles where he gets swept up in the Hollywood scene
 
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Alternative Names
Frank, A. Scott
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Frank, Scott
Languages
English (262)
French (27)
German (15)
Spanish (7)
Italian (4)
Japanese (2)
Czech (2)
Vietnamese (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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