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Turman, Lawrence

Overview
Works: 88 works in 389 publications in 4 languages and 10,448 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Crime films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Action and adventure films  Horror films  Melodrama  Science fiction films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Actor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Lawrence Turman
 
Most widely held works by Lawrence Turman
The Graduate by Mike Nichols( Visual )

101 editions published between 1967 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recent college graduate from an affluent family comes of age and finds himself by being led into an affair with the wife and the daughter of his father's business partner
American history X by Tony Kaye( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 1,330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Derek Vinyard, the charismatic leader of a group of young white supremacists in Los Angeles, lands in prison for a brutal, hate-driven murder. Upon his release, ashamed of his past and pledging to reform, Derek realizes he must save his younger brother, Danny, from a similar fate. A groundbreaking controversial drama about the tragic consequences of racism in a family."--Container
The graduate( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recent college graduate from an affluent family comes of age and finds himself by being led into an affair with the wife and the daughter of his father's business partner
The thing by John Carpenter( Visual )

26 editions published between 1982 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A research team at a remote research station in Antarctica finds an alien being that has fallen from the sky and has remained buried in the snow for over 100,000 years. Unfrozen and unleashed, it creates havoc and terror as it changes forms and becomes one of them
The graduate( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncertain of what he wants to do with his life, college graduate Benjamin Braddock returns home. And when the wife of his father's business partner, the sexy Mrs. Robinson, seduces him, the affair only deepens his confusion. That is, until he meets the girl of his dreams. But there's one problem-- she's Mrs. Robinson's daughter
The river wild by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman's skills and courage are put to the ultimate test when an encounter with three mysterious strangers turns her family's white water rafting trip into a living hell
What's the worst that could happen? by Sam Weisman( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thief Kevin Caffery attempts to rob from the home of rich and crooked businessman Max Fairbanks (who has to file for bankruptcy and is ripe for the pickings). But Fairbanks catches him in the act, calls the police and then procedes to steal the cherished ring that Kevin's girlfriend gave him. Caffery is then bent on revenge and getting his ring back. With the help of his partners and an auction, a thief steals from a crook
Short circuit 2 by Kenneth Johnson( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upbeat Johnny Five, the military robot, is out and about in the city. Will he survive the big, bag city and its big, bad city slickers?
The drowning pool by Stuart Rosenberg( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2018 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private investigator Lew Harper is hired by a nervous New Orleans oil heiress, who also happens to be an old flame, to help her solve a problem that appears to be a routine blackmail threat but soon gets him involved with extortion, torture, murder and revenge
The graduate( Visual )

4 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benjamin Braddock has just finished college and is already lost in a sea of confusion and barely contained angst when he becomes sexually involved with the middle-aged mother of the young woman he's dating
So you want to be a producer by Lawrence Turman( Book )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Few jobs in Hollywood are as shrouded in mystery as the role of the producer. What does it take to be a producer, how does one get started, and what on earth does one actually do? In So You Want to Be a Producer Lawrence Turman, the producer of more than forty films, including The Graduate, The River Wild, Short Circuit, and American History X, and Endowed Chair of the famed Peter Stark Producing Program at the University of Southern California, answers these questions and many more." "Examining all the nuts and bolts of production, such as raising money and securing permissions, finding a story and developing a script, choosing a director, hiring actors, and marketing your project, So You Want to Be a Producer is a must-have resource packed with insider information and first-hand advice from top Hollywood producers, writers, and directors, offering invaluable help for beginners and professionals alike." "Including a comprehensive case study of Turman's film The Graduate, this complete guide to the movie industry's most influential movers and shakers brims with useful tips and contains all the information you need to take your project from idea to the big screen. Book jacket."--Jacket
The best man by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

4 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of two candidates for their party's presidential nomination. One is an intellectual with a sense of morality, the other an opportunist who would win at all costs. The deciding factor is the endorsement of the out-going president who thrives on political in-fighting and deplores indecision
Pretty poison( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mentally unstable man takes a break from arson to pursue a young girl with a big attitude. Their developing relationship becomes a lethal combination as she uses his devotion and his bragging about being a secret agent for her own evil ends
Running scared by Peter Hyams( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two street-wise Chicago cops have to shake off some rust after returning from a Key West vacation to pursue a drug dealer that nearly killed them in the past
I could go on singing by Ronald Neame( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In her final film, Judy Garland stars in the story of a celebrated singer who must ultimately choose between her career and motherhood
The mean season by Phillip Borsos( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young journalist and his girlfriend become involved in the case of a serial killer in Miami. Their lives become threatened as his journalistic ambitions get them more deeply involved
The getaway( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doc McCoy, an imprisoned master thief, is paroled with the assistance of a corrupt politician in return for masterminding a multi-million dollar heist. Once free, McCoy and his wife find themselves in a hornet's nest of double crosses as they try to reach the Mexican border
Short circuit ; Short circuit 2( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short circuit 2: Johnny, the Robot, is out for some "urban input," but some street hoods, a greedy banker and a gang of crooks see his naivete as their high-tech ticket to easy street
The graduate( Visual )

4 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benjamin Braddock has just finished college and is already lost in a sea of confusion and barely contained angst when he becomes sexually involved with the middle-aged mother of the young woman he's dating
Caveman by Ringo Starr( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prehistorical life is tough for poor, lovesick Atouk. As the smallest and weakest caveman of his tribe, he is unable to win the heart of the beautiful Lana and is banished from the cave by the hulking chief of the tribe
 
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Lawrence Turman Amerikaans filmproducent

Lawrence Turman productor de cine estadounidense

Lawrence Turman réalisateur américain

Lawrence Turman regista statunitense

Lawrence Turman US-amerikanischer Film- und Fernsehproduzent

Turman, Larry.

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