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Deeley, Michael

Overview
Works: 27 works in 302 publications in 7 languages and 7,211 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  War films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Dystopian films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film noir  History  Historical films 
Roles: Producer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Michael Deeley
 
Most widely held works by Michael Deeley
Blade Runner by Ridley Scott( Visual )

154 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 4,651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los Angeles, 2019: Rick Deckard of the LAPD's Blade Runner unit prowls the steel & microchip jungle of the 21st century. His job is to track down and eliminate assumed humanoids known as 'replicants.' Replicants were declared illegal after a bloody mutiny on an Off-World Colony, and are to be terminated upon detection. He wants to get out of the force, but is drawn back in when 6 "skin jobs," the slang for replicants, hijack a ship back to Earth. The city that Deckard must search for his prey is a huge, sprawling, bleak vision of the future
The man who fell to Earth by Nicolas Roeg( Visual )

31 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alien being comes to Earth to colonize its water riches but instead becomes head of a large corporation and is gradually destroyed by the pleasures, the technology and the richness of life on earth
The Italian job by Peter Collinson( Visual )

21 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fresh from prison, Charlie begins to work on a heist that will either set him up for life - or send him up forever. Charlie and his unruly lot of thieves take on the mob, the police and the gridlocked traffic of Turin to rob a heavily armed shipment of gold bullion
Murphy's war by Peter Yates( Visual )

15 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irish merchant seaman Murphy is the only survivor of a WWII German U-boat attack in tropical waters. He is rescued by a French oil engineer, and after recovering, decides to mend a plane and wreck vengeance on the submarine
The deer hunter by E. M Corder( Visual )

22 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A powerful epic about three men, steelworkers from Pennsylvania, whose lives are changed irrevocably in the Vietnam war.When they are captured by the Vietcong, they are forced to play Russian Roulette while their captors make bets on their survival. The three men's experiences leave them with terrible physical and spiritual wounds and when Michael (De Niro) returns to Saigon to fulfil an old vow, he makes an unexpected and horrific discovery. Winner of 5 Oscars including Best Picture, Director and Supporting Actor (Walken)
Conduct unbecoming by Michael York( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An attractive widow is assaulted, and the British Calvary Regiment must now choose between honor and justice
Blade runner by Ridley Scott( Visual )

12 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los Angeles, 2019. Man has developed the technology to create 'replicants, ' human clones used to serve in the colonies outside Earth but with fixed lifespans. Rick Deckard is an LAPD Blade Runner who prowls the steel and micro-chip jungle of the 21st century for the assumed humanoids. Originally in retirement, he is forced to re-enter the force when six replicants escape from an offworld colony to Earth. The replicants are to be terminated upon detection. Now, man's obsession with creating a begin equal to himself has back fired
Improving competitiveness, views of two industry leaders : two papers presented to EPAC by Michael Deeley( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Italian job by Troy Kennedy Martin( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Master-minded in the security of a British jail, a daring, mammoth gold bullion raid is successfully carried out in Turin followed by a car chase through the city involving several minis
My life in cult movies by Michael Deeley( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Producer Michael Deeley, an urbane Englishman in Hollywood, had to fight wars to get movies such as: "The Deer Hunter", "Blade Runner", "The Italian Job", "Don't Look Now", "The Wicker Man", and "The Man Who Fell To Earth" made. This book looks at the true stories behind some of the greatest cult movies
A gathering of old men by Volker Schlöndorff( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Candy drives up to the home of Mathu, a black Louisiana farmer, and sees the body of Beau Bouton, a white racist, lying dead of a shotgun blast in the yard. Candy feels a devotion to Mathu, since he helped raise her after the death of her parents. She comes up with a plan to save Mathu. She gathers a group of old black men, all with shotguns with discharged shells. Each of the old men confesses to the murder of Beau, though Sheriff Mapes suspects Mathu, since he is the only one of the men who has ever stood up for his beliefs. Mapes is puzzled as to why the other men have courageously stepped forward to help Mathu
Blade runners, deer hunters and blowing the bloody doors off : my life in cult movies by Michael Deeley( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Producer Michael Deeley, an urbane Englishman in Hollywood, had to fight wars to get movies such as: "The Deer Hunter", "Blade Runner", "The Italian Job", "Don't Look Now", "The Wicker Man", and "The Man Who Fell To Earth" made. This book looks at the true stories behind some of the greatest cult movies
The Italian job : double feature( Visual )

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

Fresh from prison, Charlie begins to work on a heist that will either set him up for life - or send him up forever. Charlie and his unruly lot of thieves take on the mob, the police and the gridlocked traffic of Turin to rob a heavily armed shipment of gold bullion (1969 motion picture)
Blade Runner( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a cyberpunk vision of the future, man has developed the technology to create replicants, human clones used to serve in the colonies outside Earth but with fixed lifespans. In Los Angeles, 2019 Deckard is a Blade Runner, a cop who specialises in terminating replicants. Originally in retirement, he is forced to re-enter the force when five replicants escape from an offworld colony to Earth.--Graeme Roy
The Italian job by Michael Deeley( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Case of the Mukkinese Battle Horn( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The centerpiece of the scenario -- which, we are told, is "straight from the files of Scotland Yard"--Is a Mukkinese battle horn, a 9th Century relic stolen from a museum. There are sight gags and double enterdres, mysterious blondes and guys in drag, characters who speak to the camera and jabs at London's infamous smog, Scotland Yard procedure, and the stiff-upper-lip manner of the British
The robbery of the century by Peter Yates( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Een aantal criminelen voert een spectaculaire treinroof uit, gepland als een militaire operatie. Aanvankelijk tast de Engelse politie in het duister
Ital'ianskai︠a︡ rabota( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Russian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Charlie Croker (Michael Caine) is out of jail and on the make with an ingenious plan for the heist of the century. With an ace team of villains and three very special minis, he plans to lift $4,000,000 from under the noses of the Turin police. This action packed comedy drama is an all time cult classic of the 60's, with the craziest car chase in movie history and an incredible cliff hanger finale
Plastics and the environment by Michael Deeley( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Blade Runner montaje final( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A principios del siglo XXI, la poderosa Tyrell Corporation desarrolló un nuevo tipo de robot llamado Nexus, un ser virtualmente idéntico al hombre y conocido como Replicante. Los Replicantes Nexus-6 eran superiores en fuerza y agilidad, y al menos iguales en inteligencia, a los ingenieros de genética que los crearon. En el espacio exterior, los Replicantes fueron usados como trabajadores esclavos en la arriesgada exploración y colonización de otros planetas. Después de la sangrienta rebelión de un equipo de combate de Nexus-6 en una colonia sideral, los Replicantes fueron declarados proscritos en la Tierra bajo pena de muerte. Brigadas de policías especiales, con el nombre de Unidades de Blade Runners, tenían órdenes de tirar a matar al ver a cualquier Replicante invasor. A esto no se le llamaba ejecución, se le llamaba retiro
 
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Alternative Names
Lee, M.D.

Michael Deeley britischer Filmproduzent

Michael Deeley Brits filmproducent

Michael Deeley produttore cinematografico britannico

Майкл Дили Кинопродюсер

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