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Besson, Luc

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Most widely held works by Luc Besson
Lucy by Luc Besson( Visual )

59 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An action-thriller that tracks a woman accidentally caught in a dark deal who turns the tables on her captors. Altered by a dangerous new drug allowing her to use 100% of her brain capacity, Lucy transforms into a merciless warrior evolved beyond human logic
Taken 2 by Olivier Megaton( Visual )

20 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bryan Mills, an ex-CIA operative finds himself taken hostage along with his wife. To survive, Bryan must enlist the help of an unlikely ally and use his brutally efficient skills to take out his kidnappers
The professional by Luc Besson( Visual )

105 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Calling himself a cleaner, the mysterious Léon is New York's top hit man. When his next door neighbors are murdered, Léon becomes the unwilling guardian of the family's sole survivor, 12 year-old Mathilda. But Mathilda doesn't want protection--she wants revenge. Training her in the deadly tricks of his trade, Léon helps her track the psychotic agent who murdered her family
3 days to kill by Kevin Costner( Visual )

24 editions published in 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dangerous international spy is determined to give up his high stakes life to finally build a closer relationship with his estranged wife and daughter, whom he's previously kept at arm's length to keep out of danger. First, he must complete one last mission, even if it means juggling the two toughest assignments yet: hunting down the world's most ruthless terrorist and looking after his teenage daughter for the first time in ten years while his wife is out of town
The transporter by Louis Leterrier( Visual )

40 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank is the best at what he does -- transporting dangerous or illegal goods. His latest shipment, a beautiful young woman, brings deadly complications to his delivery plans. He must kick into overdrive and fight to save his cargo, and his life
Taken 3( Visual )

9 editions published in 2015 in English and French and held by 1,371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ex-covert operative Bryan Mills, whose long awaited reconciliation with his ex-wife is tragically cut short when she is brutally murdered, must use his 'particular set of skills' to track down the real killers, exact his unique brand of justice, and protect the only thing that matters to him now: his daughter
Arthur and the invisibles by Luc Besson( Visual )

26 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur sets out to save his family's home from real estate developers when his grandfather mysteriously disappears. When he finds his grandfather's ancient clues of treasure, he unlocks a passageway that leads to a spectacular world with little people
Transporter 3 by Robert Knepper( Visual )

29 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Valentina is the kidnapped daughter of a Ukranian government official. Frank Martin is given an offer he cannot refuse and ends up putting on his driving gloves to deliver Valentina from Marseilles to Odessa on the Black Sea. En route, he has to deal with the thugs who want to intercept Valentina's safe delivery. On top of that, he cannot let his personal feelings get in the way of his dangerous objective
From Paris with love by Pierre Morel( Visual )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A low-ranking intelligence operative working in the office of the U.S. ambassador in France takes on more than he bargained for when he partners with a wisecracking, fast-shooting, high-ranking U.S. agent who's been sent to Paris to stop a terrorist attack
Transporter 2( Visual )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ex-Special Forces operative Frank Martin, aka "The Transporter," is now retired from his chosen profession of moving dangerous goods with no questions asked. He now makes a living driving for a wealthy family in Miami, Florida. But when their young son is abducted, Frank must use his battle-tested combat skills to save the boy and thwart the kidnapper's nefarious master plan
The homesman by Mary Hoxie Jones( Visual )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1854 on the Nebraska frontier. Three women living on the edge of this territory are driven mad by the harsh pioneer life. The task of saving them falls to the pious, independent-minded Mary Bee Cuddy. Transporting the women by covered wagon to Iowa, she soon realizes just how daunting the journey will be, and employs a low-life drifter, George Briggs to join her
Colombiana by Olivier Megaton( Visual )

16 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... a young woman ... has grown up to be an assassin after witnessing the murder of her parents as a child. Turning herself into a professional killer, she remains focused on her ultimate goal: to hunt down and get revenge on the mobster responsible for her parents' deaths"--Container
Lockout by James Mather( Visual )

20 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man wrongly convicted of conspiracy to commit espionage against the U.S. is offered his freedom if he can rescue the president's daughter from an outer space prison taken over by violent inmates
Arthur and the forbidden city by Luc Besson( Book )

41 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 15 languages and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to find his grandfather's lost treasure and save the Minimoys, Arthur and his companions, including Princess Selinia, travel into the forbidden city ruled by Maltazard the Cursed
Brick mansions( Visual )

11 editions published in 2014 in 3 languages and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Damien is an undercover cop determined to bring down Tremaine, the crime lord who murdered his father. Tremaine rules the violent criminal compound known as "Brick Mansions", but he's thwarted at every turn by a heroic ex-convict named Lino. Their paths never should have crossed, but when Tremaine kidnaps Lino's girlfriend, Damien and Lino become unlikely allies, and must work together to stop Tremaine's sinister plot to devastate the entire city
La femme Nikita( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No questions. No exceptions. No mercey. tor receive an order from Section One is to obey it. So when elite operative Nikita is told she must marry a playboy who has connections to the terrorist group Red Cell, she reluctantly takes the plunge
The fifth element : a novel by Terry Bisson( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Au XXIIIe siècle, dans un univers où tout espoir de survie est impossible sans la découverte du cinquième élément, un héros peu ordinaire affronte le mal pour sauver l'humanité
L'histoire du Dernier combat by Luc Besson( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in French and Japanese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The films of Luc Besson : master of spectacle( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Looking at the career and films of Luc Besson, one of the most acclaimed figures in international cinema, this title covers films ranging from Besson's first feature, 'La Dernier Combat', to the international blockbusters 'The Fifth Element' and 'Joan of Arc'. These essays range from looking at costume design to musical scores
Beşinci güç = Fifth element( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in Turkish and English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Unsuspecting cab driver Corben Dallas (Bruce Willis) travels to the end of the galaxy to join the battle between good and evil that will decide the fate of our universe
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Arthur and the forbidden city
Alternative Names
Besons, Liks 1959-

Besson, Luc

Lik Beson

Luc Besson francuski reżyser i scenarzysta filmowy

Luc Besson Frans filmregisseur

Luc Besson fransk regissör, författare och producent

Luc Besson französischer Filmregisseur

Luc Besson French film director, writer, and producer

Luc Besson produttore cinematografico, sceneggiatore e regista francese

Lucas Besson


Lyuk Besson

Λικ Μπεσόν γάλλος σκηνοθέτης σεναριογράφος και παραγωγός

Бессон, Люк 1959-

Лик Бесон

Люк Бесон

Люк Бессон

Люк Бессон французский кинорежиссёр, писатель и кинопродюсер

Люк Бэсон

Լյուկ Բեսոն

לוק בסון

لوك بيسون

لوک بسون

ليۋك بەسسون

ลุก แบซง

ლიუკ ბესონი

뤽 베송

베송, 뤽 1959-

베쏭, 뤽 1959-

ベッソン, リュック






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