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The Resource Bulletproof : tough guys of action

Bulletproof : tough guys of action

Label
Bulletproof : tough guys of action
Title
Bulletproof
Title remainder
tough guys of action
Contributor
Actor
Distributor
Film director
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Last Action hero: Young Danny Madigan is a big fan of Jack Slater, a larger-than-life action hero played by Arnold Schwarzenegger. When his best friend Nick, the projectionist, gives him a magic ticket to the new Jack Slater film, Danny is transported into Slater's world, where the good guys always win. One of Slater's enemies, Benedict the hitman, gets hold of the ticket and ends up in Danny's world, where he realises that if he can kill Schwarzenegger, Slater will be no more. Slater and Danny must stop him
  • Universal soldier, the return: With the Cold War over and defense budgets slashed, the entire Universal Soldier team is facing elimination, including Seth, the super-computer that controls the ultra-warriors. Seth decides to seek revenge by destroying his creators and implementing a reign of terror on the outside world
  • The Russian specialist: Nick Cherenko lives far away from the violence that he knew as a Russian hitman, but his peace is shattered when his wife and child die in the crossfire of a gang battle. Seeking revenge, Nick goes after his former employer, the Russian Mafia
  • Into the sun: When the governor of Tokyo is murdered, it falls on ex-CIA agent Travis Hunter to track down the responsible terrorists. However, the plot to kill the Governor is only the beginning of a web of corruption and violence. Hunter discovers a plan by a rising Yakuza leader to build an enormous drug-dealing network with the Chinese Mafia. With time running out and the Yakuza determined to see their plan through, Hunter must thwart the operation - and get out alive
  • The stone killer: After shooting a suspect, New York City detective Lou Torrey is sent to Los Angeles and Southern California's Topanga Canyon to track down mob tycoon Al Vescari
  • Silent rage: A small Texas town is terrorized by a psychotic killer. Dan Stevens is faced with the dilemma of stopping this invincible murderer, made virtually indestructible through genetic engineering. A young group of researchers are responsible for developing the serum and the head of the research institute is determined to continue the genetic experiments regardless of the consequences
  • Shamus: When a private eye tries to recover a parcel of stolen diamonds for a rich eccentric, he encounters a scheme to sell army surplus tanks and guns on the international black market
  • The Anderson tapes: Newly released from prison, an ex-con assembles his professional pals and plans a multi-million dollar robbery of an entire luxury apartment house. What he doesn't know is that someone is watching his every move and beating him at his own game
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Cataloging source
IQU
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
  • Last action hero MPAA rating: PG-13; for strong action sequences
  • Universal soldier, the return, The Russian specialist, Into the sun, The stone killer, Silent rage MPAA ratings: R
  • Shamus, The Anderson tapes MPAA ratings: PG
PerformerNote
  • Last action hero: Arnold Schwarzenegger, F. Murray Abraham, Art Carney, Charles Dance, Frank McRae, Tom Noonan, Robert Prosky, Anthony Quinn, Mercedes Ruehl, Austin O'Brien
  • Universal soldier, the return: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Michael Jai White, Kiana Tom, Daniel von Bargen, Bill Goldberg
  • The Russian specialist: Dolph Lundgren, Ben Cross, Hilda van der Meulen, Ivan Petrushinov, Olivia Lee
  • Into the sun: Steven Seagal, Matthew Davis, Takao Osawa, Eddie George, William Atherton, Juliette Marquis
  • The stone killer: Charles Bronson, Martin Balsam, Ralph Waite
  • Silent rage: Chuck Norris, Ron Silver, Steven Keats, Toni Kalem, William Finley, Brian Libby, Stephen Furst
  • Shamus: Burt Reynolds, Dyan Cannon, Ron Weyand, Joe Santos, John Ryan, Georgio Tozzi
  • The Anderson tapes: Sean Connery, Dyan Cannon, Martin Balsam, Alan King
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1918-2003
  • 1952-
  • 1930-2008
  • 1915-2001
  • 1981-
  • 1960-
  • 1966-
  • 1959-
  • 1978-
  • 1968-
  • 1973-
  • 1921-2003
  • 1919-1996
  • 1928-2014
  • 1940-
  • 1946-2009
  • 1945-1994
  • 1956-
  • 1954-2017
  • 1936-2007
  • 1927-2004
  • 1924-2011
  • 1926-2007
  • 1920-1998
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schwarzenegger, Arnold
  • Abraham, F. Murray
  • Carney, Art
  • Dance, Charles
  • McRae, Frank
  • Noonan, Tom
  • Prosky, Robert
  • Quinn, Anthony
  • Ruehl, Mercedes
  • O'Brien, Austin
  • Damme, Jean-Claude van
  • White, Michael Jai
  • Tom, Kiana
  • Von Bargen, Daniel
  • Goldberg, Bill
  • Lundgren, Dolph
  • Cross, Ben
  • Van der Meulen, Hilda
  • Petrushinov, Ivan
  • Seagal, Steven
  • Davis, Matthew
  • Ōsawa, Takao
  • George, Eddie
  • Atherton, William
  • Bronson, Charles
  • Balsam, Martin
  • Waite, Ralph
  • Norris, Chuck
  • Silver, Ron
  • Keats, Steven
  • Kalem, Toni
  • Finley, William
  • Libby, Brian
  • Furst, Stephen
  • Reynolds, Burt
  • Cannon, Dyan
  • Weyand, Ron
  • Santos, Joe
  • Ryan, John
  • Tozzi, Giorgio
  • Connery, Sean
  • King, Alan
  • McTiernan, John
  • Rodgers, Mic
  • Morrison, Christopher
  • Winner, Michael
  • Miller, Michael
  • Kulik, Buzz
  • Lumet, Sidney
  • Gardner, John
  • Sanders, Lawrence
  • Mill Creek Entertainment
Runtime
799
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Action and adventure films
  • Heroes
  • Boys
  • Special forces (Military science)
  • Terrorism
  • Revenge
  • Mafia
  • Yakuza
  • Governors
  • Assassination
  • Police
  • Police
  • Gangsters
  • Serial murderers
  • Genetic engineering
  • Private investigators
  • Ex-convicts
  • Criminal behavior
  • Robbery
  • Sound recordings
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
Technique
live action
Label
Bulletproof : tough guys of action
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • The stone killer based on the novel "A complete state of death" by John Gardner
  • The Anderson tapes based on the novel by Lawrence Sanders
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Last action hero (1993) (131 min.) / directed by John McTiernan ; screenplay by Shane Black & David Arnott ; story by Zak Penn & Adam Leff ; produced by Steve Roth, John McTiernan -- Universal soldier: the return (1999) (83 min.) / produced by Craig Baumgarten, Allen Shapiro, Jean-Claude Van Damme ; written by William Malone and John Fasano ; directed by Mic Rodgers -- The Russian specialist (2005) (94 min.) / produced by Anton Hoeger, David Varod, Scott Putman ; story by Dolph Lundgren ; written by Bryan Edward Hill ; directed by Dolph Lundgren -- Into the sun (2005) (97 min.) / produced by Frank Hildebrand, Tracee Stanley-Newell ; screenplay by Steven Seagal & Joe Halpin and Trevor Miller ; story by Steven Seagal & Joe Halpin ; directed by Mink -- The stone killer (1973) (93 min.) / screenplay by Gerald Wilson ; produced and directed by Michael Winner -- Silent rage (1982) (103 min.) / produced by Anthony B. Unger, Andy Howard ; written by Joseph Fraley ; directed by Michael Miller -- Shamus (1972) (99 min.) / written by Barry Beckerman ; produced by Robert M. Weitman ; directed by Buzz Kulik -- The Anderson tapes (1971) (99 min.) / produced by Robert M. Weitman ; screenplay by Frank R. Pierson ; directed by Sidney Lumet
Control code
ocn945670993
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 799 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
683904541888
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o945670993
  • (OCoLC)945670993
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen ; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Bulletproof : tough guys of action
Publication
Note
  • The stone killer based on the novel "A complete state of death" by John Gardner
  • The Anderson tapes based on the novel by Lawrence Sanders
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Last action hero (1993) (131 min.) / directed by John McTiernan ; screenplay by Shane Black & David Arnott ; story by Zak Penn & Adam Leff ; produced by Steve Roth, John McTiernan -- Universal soldier: the return (1999) (83 min.) / produced by Craig Baumgarten, Allen Shapiro, Jean-Claude Van Damme ; written by William Malone and John Fasano ; directed by Mic Rodgers -- The Russian specialist (2005) (94 min.) / produced by Anton Hoeger, David Varod, Scott Putman ; story by Dolph Lundgren ; written by Bryan Edward Hill ; directed by Dolph Lundgren -- Into the sun (2005) (97 min.) / produced by Frank Hildebrand, Tracee Stanley-Newell ; screenplay by Steven Seagal & Joe Halpin and Trevor Miller ; story by Steven Seagal & Joe Halpin ; directed by Mink -- The stone killer (1973) (93 min.) / screenplay by Gerald Wilson ; produced and directed by Michael Winner -- Silent rage (1982) (103 min.) / produced by Anthony B. Unger, Andy Howard ; written by Joseph Fraley ; directed by Michael Miller -- Shamus (1972) (99 min.) / written by Barry Beckerman ; produced by Robert M. Weitman ; directed by Buzz Kulik -- The Anderson tapes (1971) (99 min.) / produced by Robert M. Weitman ; screenplay by Frank R. Pierson ; directed by Sidney Lumet
Control code
ocn945670993
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 799 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
683904541888
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o945670993
  • (OCoLC)945670993
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen ; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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