Davian

Davian

[′dä·vē·ən]
(geology)
A subdivision of the Upper Cretaceous in Europe; a limestone formation with abundant hydrocorals, bryozoans, and mollusks in Denmark; marine limestone and nonmarine rocks in southeastern France; and continental formations in the Davian of Spain and Portugal.
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The agency asks Hunt to save an operative after weapons dealer Owen Davian kidnaps her.
Davian Thompson, a National Institute on Drug Abuse summer scholar, is working at HealthStreet for the summer.
Once the job is done, Davian promises to get even with his new enemy - before slipping out of Hunt's hands.
When he isn't playing video games with his brother, it's safe to say that Davian is outside hanging at the beach, pool or park.
But he is called back into action to confront the toughest villain he's ever faced--Owen Davian, an international weapons and information provider with no remorse and no conscience.
In JJ Abrams' fast-faced thriller, he's up against Owen Davian (Philip Seymour Hoffman), who is planning to sell a new deadly weapon's system, code-named the 'Rabbit's Foot' to the highest bidder.
I found this action flick decent enough, with Tom Cruise being himself while Phillip Seymour Hoffman steals the show as villain Owen Davian.
Owen Davian is a good villain, but this year's best actor Oscar-winner Philip Seymour Hoffman (Capote) gets surprisingly little to do compared with Tom's Ego.
But he is brought back to active duty when he discovers that one of his trainee agents is being held by Owen Davian (Philip Seymour Hoffman), a sick and very dangerous arms dealer.
agents ( surveillance expert Luther Strickell (Rhames), transportation guru Declan (Meyers) and beautiful yet deadly Zhen (Maggie Q) ( to save Lindsey from international weapons trader Owen Davian (Hoffman).
Davian Rollins, lined up at wide receiver for the Camp Kilpatrick Mustangs, digs his cleats into the turf and points to the end zone.