WorldCat Identities

McDonnell, Edward L.

Overview
Works: 30 works in 140 publications in 4 languages and 11,378 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  War films  Detective and mystery films  Animated films  Film remakes 
Roles: pmn, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Edward L McDonnell
Three kings by David O Russell( Visual )

30 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 1,813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Absurdly comic tale set after the end of the Gulf War, when three American soldiers looking to plunder stolen gold become involved in an uprising
Racing stripes by David Schmidt( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a fierce thunderstorm in rural Kentucky, a young zebra is accidentally left behind by a travelling circus. he is found by former champion horse trainer, Nolan Walsh and "Stripes" is quickly adopted as a favourite pet by his daughter, Channing. Now Stripes may not look like the other horses galloping across the fields, but he thinks he is no different and longs to race with all the thoroughbreds. So does Channing and, with some encouragement from his fellow barnyard animals, the pair embark on the unthinkable dream of racing in the ultimate - The Kentucky Open
Sicario by Denis Villeneuve( Visual )

13 editions published in 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After an idealistic FBI agent is recruited by a government task-force official to pursue a drug lord, she begins a perilous mission that forces her to question everything she believes, and pits her against a shadowy consultant with a dangerous agenda
Insomnia by Erik Skjoldbjærg( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime never sleeps and neither does the veteran LAPD homicide detective invited to Nightmute, Alaska to head a murder investigation there. He finds the investigation disrupted by an ever-shining midnight sun that wreaks sleep-depriving havoc on his body clock. As his consciousness becomes more unstable, he is nagged by a sense of personal guilt over a second crime that might just be real
Eagle eye by D. J Caruso( Visual )

18 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jerry and Rachel are two strangers who are thrown together by a mysterious phone call from a woman they have never met. Threatening their lives and family, she pushes Jerry and Rachel into a series of increasingly dangerous situations, using the technology of everyday life to track and control their every move. Now they must carry out a high-tech assassination plot of an unscrupulous artificial intelligence system
Sicario : Day of the soldado( Visual )

12 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 1,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the drug war, there are no rules, and as the cartels have begun trafficking terrorists across the US border, federal agent Matt Graver calls on the mysterious Alejandro, whose family was murdered by a cartel kingpin. Alejandro kidnaps the kingpin's daughter to inflame the conflict. But when the girl is seen as collateral damage, her fate will come between the two men
Catwoman by Pitof( Visual )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shy young artist is transformed into a woman with the strength, speed, agility and ultra-keen senses of a cat
The perfect storm by Wolfgang Petersen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sword-fishing boat Andrea Gail and crews attempting to rescue her struggle against a powerful North Atlantic storm
Insomnia by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime never sleeps and neither does the veteran LAPD homicide detective invited to Nightmute, Alaska to head a murder investigation there. He finds the investigation disrupted by an ever-shining midnight sun that wreaks sleep-depriving havoc on his body clock. As his consciousness becomes more unstable, he is nagged by a sense of personal guilt over a second crime that might just be real
The devil's advocate ; Insomnia( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime never sleeps and neither does the veteran LAPD homicide detective invited to Nightmute, Alaska to head a murder investigation there. He finds the investigation disrupted by an ever-shining midnight sun that wreaks sleep-depriving havoc on his body clock. As his consciousness becomes more unstable, he is nagged by a sense of personal guilt over a second crime that might just be real
Eagle eye (v.f.)( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jerry and Rachel are two strangers who are thrown together by a mysterious phone call from a woman they have never met. Threatening their lives and family, she pushes Jerry and Rachel into a series of increasingly dangerous situations, using the technology of everyday life to track and control their every move. Now they must carry out a high-tech assassination plot of an unscrupulous artificial intelligence system
Zigzag : l'étalon zébr( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A traveling circus accidentally leaves behind a baby zebra. The baby is then rescued by horse farmer Nolan Walsh, who takes him home to his young daughter Channing. "Stripes" is soon introduced to the farm's misfit troupe of barnyard residents. The Walsh farm borders the Turfway Racetrack, where highly skilled thoroughbreds compete for the ultra-prestigious Kentucky Crown. From the first moment Stripes lays eyes on the track, he's hooked. He knows that if he could just get a chance, he could leave all those other horses in the dust. What he doesn't know is - he's not exactly a horse. But with characteristic zeal, he devotes himself to training for the big time
Control total( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jerry and Rachel are two strangers who are thrown together by a mysterious phone call from a woman they have never met. Threatening their lives and family, she pushes Jerry and Rachel into a series of increasingly dangerous situations, using the technology of everyday life to track and control their every move. Now they must carry out a high-tech assassination plot of an unscrupulous artificial intelligence system
Body of lies by David Ignatius( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Body of lies: CIA operative Roger Ferris is on a covert mission. He is working in Jordan and searching for terrorists who have been bombing civilian targets. Ferris uncovers information on the Islamist mastermind Al-Saleem. He devises a plan to infiltrate Al-Saleem's terrorist network with the help of his Langley boss, Ed Hoffman. Ferris enlists the help of the Chief of Jordanian Intelligence, Hani Salaam on this operation, but what he is not certain of is how far he can trust him without putting his life in danger. The uneasy alliance leads to a cultural and moral clash between the men
Eagle eye (DVD)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jerry and Rachel are two strangers who are thrown together by a mysterious phone call from a woman they have never met. Threatening their lives and family, she pushes Jerry and Rachel into a series of increasingly dangerous situations, using the technology of everyday life to track and control their every move. Now they must carry out a high-tech assassination plot of an unscrupulous artificial intelligence system
Three kings : it's good to be king( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

March 1991, the Iraqi Desert. The Gulf War has ended and for most of the soldiers at the American base camp, it never started. With no chance of any action, they kill time instead of the enemy. Then a small group of soldiers discovers a map reputedly leading to a huge cache of gold stolen by Saddam Hussein from Kuwait and hidden somewhere near the desert base. The plan is simple: the group will secretly leave at dawn, retrieve the gold and be back by lunch. It was a good plan - in theory
The perfect storm ; and Three Kings by Paula Weinstein( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three kings: American soldiers in Iraq at the end of the Gulf War become determined to steal a huge cache of gold reputed to be hidden somewhere near their desert base. Finding a map they believe will take them to the gold, they embark on a journey that leads to unexpected discoveries and ultimately, enables them to rise to a heroic challenge
Trois Rois( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gulf War has just ended and amidst the partying and confusion, four American soldiers, determined to take home more than sand fleas, go off into the Iraqi desert to embark on a treasure hunt for a cache of millions in stolen Kuwaiti bullion. They are plunged into the heart of a democratic uprising that spins the day and their lives out of control
Insomnia : no cierres los ojos( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Will Dormer, es un detective de Los Angeles que debe viajar a una pequeña ciudad de Alaska junto con su compañero Hap para investigar el misterioso asesinato de una chica de 17 años. Las averiguaciones los llevan hasta Walter Finch, un callado escritor que vive en los alrededores. Durante una peligrosa persecución en medio de una espesa niebla, Will confunde a Hap con Walter y le dispara, provocando su muerte. Aparentemente no existen testigos de este mortal error, por lo que Will decide culpar a Walter de este crimen. Sin embargo, no cuenta con la labor de una policía local, quién esta decidida a encontrar al verdadero culpable. Mientras tanto, Will sin poder dormir, no tiene más remedio que formar una extraña alianza con Walter, quien lo amenaza con contar todo lo que sabe sobre la muerte de Hap."--Envase
4 film favorites( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The core: A team of top scientific minds from around the world are assembled to determine what has been happening to Earth. Dr. Keyes makes the startling discovery that the Earth's electromagnetic forces have begun to collapse. If the planet is to be saved, the core of the Earth needs a jump start, and Keyes assembles a team to burrow to the center of the planet and bomb the insides back into action. However, as the crew digs deeper into the Earth, the more they discover what they haven't been told about their mission and what's really been causing the worldwide chaos
 
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