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Frank, Scott 1960-

Works: 127 works in 584 publications in 11 languages and 19,114 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  High interest-low vocabulary books  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Juvenile works  Adventure stories  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Author, Scenarist, fmd, Adapter, Conceptor, Restager , Creator, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Scott Frank
Most widely held works by Scott Frank
Minority report by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

75 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 3,374 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 sets him up
Marley & me by David Frankel( Visual )

23 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,451 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 )

32 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,897 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
A walk among the tombstones by Scott Frank( Visual )

27 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matt Scudder is an ex-NYPD cop who now works as an unlicensed private investigator operating just outside the law. When Scudder agrees to help a heroin trafficker hunt down the men who kidnapped and then brutally murdered his wife, the PI learns that this is not the first time these men have committed this sort of twisted crime, nor will it be the last. Blurring the lines between right and wrong, Scudder races to track the deviants through the backstreets of New York City before they kill again
The flight of the Phoenix by Dennis Quaid( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and German and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Survivors of a plane crash in the Mongolian desert work together to build a new plane
Dead again by Kenneth Branagh( Visual )

27 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,096 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 Frank( Visual )

19 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 866 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 )

15 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 797 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 758 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 : meet Marley by Natalie Engel( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jenny and John love their dog Marley, but they get frustrated when he keeps getting into trouble
Out of sight by Steven Soderbergh( Visual )

29 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet Jack Foley, the most successful bank robber in the country. On the day Jack busts out of jail, he finds himself stealing something far more precious than money: Karen Sisco's heart. And unfortunately for Jack, she's a federal agent
Marley to the rescue! by M. K Gaudet( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 651 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 )

33 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loanshark Chili Palmer has done his time as a gangster, so when "business" takes him to Los Angeles to collect a debt from down and out filmmakerHarry Zimm, he talks tough and then pitches Harry a script idea. Everything would be smooth for this cool new producer, if it were't for the drug smugglers and gangsters who won't leave him alone
Shameless by Johnny Campbell( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 604 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
Out of sight by Elmore Leonard( Book )

31 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 590 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
Malice by Harold Becker( Visual )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and French and held by 424 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 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former Juilliard trained musician and devoted family man, Romulus now lives as an outcast in a netherworld on the edge of Manhattan. Haunted by delusions of a powerful adversary, Cornelius Gould Stuyvesant, who he believes charts his every move from the Chrysler building. Ledbetter is drawn out of his insanity to track down the killer of a young drifter, Scotty Gates, whose frozen corpse he discovers hanging in a tree outside his cave-like dwelling. Though the police dismiss the transient Gates' death, Ledbetter is convinced that he was murdered by David Leppenraub, a prominent photographer for whom the boy often modeled. But who is going to believe the rantings of a paranoid schizophrenic living in a cave? Not his daughter Lulu, a young police officer. Not Leppenraub's privileged friends in New York's art world. Alone with his voices and his visions, Romulus must piece together the twisted puzzle, risking his life and the remaining shreds of his sanity to bring justice to another lost soul
Heaven's prisoners( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ex-cop Dave Robicheaux 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. His search to learn her identity and solve the mystery behind the crash thrusts Robicheaux into a high-stakes game of intrigue between the DEA and a ruthless drug ring fronted by a childhood friend and his sultry wife. Suddenly Robicheaux's patch of paradise is a war zone, and everything he holds dear is in the line of fire
Narrative and structure( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three screenwriters discuss the art of storytelling as it applies in writing scripts for movies
Get Shorty by Elmore Leonard( Book )

16 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 38 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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Scott Frank ralisateur amricain

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