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Forster, Marc 1969-

Works: 145 works in 1,166 publications in 11 languages and 23,003 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Spy films  Zombie films  Children's films  Juvenile works  History  Comedy films 
Roles: Director, fmd, Restager , Author, Other, Author of screenplay, Film editor, Contributor, Performer, Producer, dgs
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Marc Forster
Most widely held works by Marc Forster
Finding Neverland by Johnny Depp( Visual )

113 editions published between 2004 and 2020 in 7 languages and held by 3,400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London, 1903: four lads, three women, and J.M. Barrie in the year he writes "Peter Pan." After one of his plays flops, Barrie meets four boys and their widowed mother in the park. During the next months, the child-like Barrie plays with the boys daily, and their imaginative games give him ideas for a play. Simultaneously, a friendship deepens with Sylvia, the lads' mother, to the chagrin of his wife Mary, Sylvia's mother, and high society, which gossips about his attraction to the widow and to her sons. As Sylvia's health worsens, Barrie's ties to the boys strengthen and he must find a way to take his muse to Neverland
The kite runner by Marc Forster( Visual )

114 editions published between 2007 and 2021 in 8 languages and held by 3,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a divided country on the verge of war, two childhood friends, Amir and Hassan, are about to be torn apart forever. It's a glorious afternoon in Kabul and the skies are bursting with the exhilarating joy of a kite-fighting tournament. But in the aftermath of the day's victory, one boy's fearful act of betrayal will mark their lives forever and set in motion an epic quest for redemption. Now, after twenty years of living in America, Amir returns to a perilous Afghanistan under the Taliban's iron-fisted rule to face the secrets that still haunt him and take one last daring chance to set things right
World War Z by Marc Forster( Visual )

90 editions published between 2012 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 2,924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane travels the globe in an effort to eliminate the zombie pandemic that is endangering the existence of humanity
Christopher Robin by Ewan McGregor( Visual )

35 editions published in 2018 in 3 languages and held by 2,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young boy, who loved taking adventures in the Hundred Acre Wood with a gang of spirited and lovable stuffed animals, has grown up and lost his way. Now it is up to his childhood friends to venture into that world and help Christopher Robin remember the loving and playful boy who is still inside
Stranger than fiction( Visual )

57 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harold Crick - IRS auditor, milquetoast, and poster child for obsessive-compulsive disorder - wakes one morning to hear a woman's voice in his bathroom, narrating his life as he is living it, subsequently announcing his imminent death. This is a big problem, since Harold has a burning crush on Ana, his latest audit case. Searching for the source of the voice, he turns to literary theory-spewing professor Jules Hilburt, who eventually discovers that talented but troubled novelist Karen Eiffel is writing Harold--he is the central character of her new novel, "Death and Taxes." The question is: will Harold's story end as a comedy, or a tragedy?
Monster's ball by Marc Forster( Visual )

129 editions published between 2001 and 2020 in 6 languages and held by 2,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hank and Leticia inhabit stark, queasy realities of the contemporary South, he as a death row corrections officer and she as the soon-to-be widow of an inmate whose execution Hank helps conduct. In the aftermath of the execution, both lose their children to tragic deaths and they form an unlikely bond
Quantum of solace by Marc Forster( Visual )

42 editions published between 2008 and 2020 in 4 languages and held by 1,902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is there solace in revenge? Reeling from the events of Casino Royale, 007 is determined to find out who was pulling the strings. Bond pursues the agents of an assassination attempt on "M," and all those roads lead to Dominic Greene, a world-renowned developer of green technology. MI-6, upset by Bond's investigative methods, denounces him. So Bond must call in favors and partner up with the mysterious and feisty Camille, a woman with a mission of her own. Bond follows the trail that begins in Italy, with stops in Haiti, Austria, Panama, and finally to Bolivia, while "M" wonders if she can trust Bond, or if vengeance possesses him
Quantum of solace by Marc Forster( Visual )

126 editions published between 2007 and 2020 in 6 languages and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a nonstop quest for justice that crisscrosses the globe, Bond meets the beautiful but feisty Camille, who leads him to Dominic Greene, a ruthless businessman and major force with the mysterious Quantum organization
Machine gun preacher( Visual )

54 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam Childers is a drug-dealing criminal who undergoes an astonishing spiritual transformation and makes a life-changing decision to travel to war-torn East Africa. After witnessing unspeakable horrors faced by innocent children, he vows to save them at any cost, including his own safety. Childers begins waging a relentless battle against the territory's renegade militia, leading harrowing missions behind enemy lines to rescue kidnapped orphans and restore peace to their lives and eventually his own
All I see is you by Marc Forster( Visual )

20 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and German and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A blind woman's relationship with her husband changes when she regains her sight and discovers disturbing details about themselves
Stay by Marc Forster( Visual )

40 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry, a college student, plans to kill himself in three days, unless psychologist Sam can save him. After his first encounter with Henry, Sam finds he's losing his own grip on reality, as he is thrust into a nightmarish place between life and death
Sueño by Svend Aagesen( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthony comes to Los Angeles from Mexico to pursue his dream of becoming a singer. While chasing his dream he finds himself in relationships with two different women, his neighbor and a young veterinary student
Stefanie Schneider : stranger than paradise by Eugen Blume( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and German and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume looks at the photographic work of Stefanie Schneider who uses expired Polaroid film to distort the things we are familiar
Janneman Robinson & Poeh( Visual )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Janneman Robinson, het jongetje dat vroeger avonturen beleefde met Winnie de Poeh in het Honderd Bunderbos, is nu een volwassen man die geen tijd heeft voor zijn gezin. Winnie zoekt hem weer op en vraagt zijn hulp. Vanaf ca. 7 jaar
Stranger than fiction : the shooting script by Zach Helm( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kay Effiel is an author writing her latest novel. Her story revovles about an isolated man named Harold Crick. What she doesn't know is that her fictionalized character is real. Harold is an IRS agent who has lived a dull existence. One day begins to hear Karen's voice as she narrates what she is putting down on paper. Harold enlists the help of a literary professor to find out what is happening and ends up changing things about his life. He begins to have a relationship with his IRS client, a government-hating bakery owner named Ana Pascal. Harold, however, finds trouble when he hears that Karen plans to kill him
Family books to film( Visual )

1 edition published in 2021 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Spiderwick chronicles: The moment the Grace family moves into the dilapidated Spiderwick Estate, strange things begin to happen. Jared is a curious, adventurous boy who quickly seeks out and finds the hidden laboratory of his great great uncle Arthur Spiderwick. He unleashes a mysterious force when he locates a field guide full of the secrets of the magical creatures that inhabit the forest surrounding the mansion. His twin brother Simon is calm and reserved. He is the intellectual twin, but is rapidly drawn into the fantastical world of fairies and goblins. Older sister Mallory and their mom are harder to convince, but after the almighty and ruthless ogre leader Mulgarath begins to attack the home, the entire family must band together to combat the hordes of goblins and creatures that lurk just outside
Everything put together by Adam Forgash( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chilling tale of the American Dream unraveling that examines the choices people make when faced with tragedy. In a quiet suburban community where every driveway has a minivan, every backyard has a swing set and every neighbor feels safe, something no one is prepared for happens
Neverland : un sogno per la vita by Marc Forster( Visual )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James M. Barrie n'a plus goût à la vie. Son mariage bat de l'aile et le public boude ses pièces. Une rencontre va pourtant tout changer: celle de Mme Llewelyn Davies et de ses quatre fils. Grâce à eux, il retrouve son âme d'enfant et avec elle, son imagination
Sling Blade by Billy Bob Thornton( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sling blade: 25 years after committing an unthinkable crime, a quiet man named Karl is finally returning home. Once there he is befriended by a fatherless boy and his mother. As a strong relationship develops between Karl and the boy, a confrontation builds with the mother's abusive and sometimes violent boyfriend
Il cacciatore di aquiloni by Marc Forster( Visual )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kabul 1978. Amir è figlio di Baba, un uomo facoltoso di etnia Pashtun. Il suo migliore amico è Hassan, figlio del servitore di casa e appartenente alla inferiore etnia degli Hazara. Entrambi amano molto far volare gli aquiloni per i quali sono previste gare che coinvolgono molti ragazzi della città. Il vincitore è chi riesce a far restare il proprio aquilone in volo per ultimo dopo che tutti gli altri hanno avuto il filo tranciato. Amir, che ha ritrovato la stima di suo padre proprio in seguito alla vittoria (insieme ad Hassan) nella gara più importante di lì a poco assiste (senza avere il coraggio di intervenire) alla sodomizzazione di Hassan da parte di un terzetto di ragazzi ricchi e razzisti. Da quel momento si porterà dentro un senso di colpa che lo allontanerà dall'amico che vede come denuncia vivente della sua vigliaccheria. Finché un giorno, trasferitosi negli Stati Uniti e divenuto scrittore di successo, gli giungerà una telefonata. (Mymovies)
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Stefanie Schneider : stranger than paradise
Stranger than fiction : the shooting script
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Forster, Marc 1969-...

Forster, Mark

Marc Forster

Marc Forster deutsch-schweizerischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Marc Forster director de cine

Marc Forster director de cinema

Marc Forster German-Swiss filmmaker and screenwriter

Marc Forster německý filmový režisér, producent a scenárista

Marc Forster német-svájci filmrendező, forgatókönyvíró és filmproducer

Marc Forster regista svizzero

Marc Forster Zwitsers filmregisseur

Марк Форстер американский кинорежиссёр

Марк Форстер Кінорежисер

Марк Форстър

Марк Форстэр

Форстер, Марк американский кинорежиссёр

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مارك فورستر منتج أفلام وكاتب سيناريو ألماني

مارک فورستر

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