WorldCat Identities

Gilroy, Tom

Works: 10 works in 57 publications in 8 languages and 2,008 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  War films  Historical films  Epic films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Comedy films  Melodrama  Romance fiction  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Director
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Tom Gilroy
Sweet land by Elizabeth Reaser( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inge is a feisty German mail-order bride who has come to Minnesota to marry Olaf, a young Norwegian immigrant farmer of few words. But in a post-WWI, anti-German climate, the local minister openly forbids the marriage. Inge and Olaf fall in love despite the town's disapproval. But when the town banker attempts to foreclose on the farm of his friend Frandsen, Olaf takes a stand--Container
Land and freedom : a story from the Spanish Revolution by Ken Loach( Visual )

33 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ken Loach's acclaimed 1936-set film about the Spanish Civil War stars Ian Hart (David) as a disillusioned young Liverpudlian who decided to follow his principles and join the fight against fascism in Spain. Taking up with a poorly armed Republican alliance, he soon becomes enmeshed in the desperate struggle to protect the country's democratic government from General Franco's advancing armies. David bonds deeply with his comrades, especially the beautiful Blanka, but is dismayed as political infighting threatens to plunge the whole resistance movement into turmoil"--Container
Spring forward( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and Turkish and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the backdrop of the changing seasons has Paul, a short-fused ex-con who finds unlikely comfort, stability, and camaraderie when he takes an odd job in park maintenance. On his first day, he's teamed with Murph, a groundskeeping veteran who manages to defuse an outburst between Paul and their snide supervisor. Paul sticks with the job, and, as the months pass, he and Murph work their way through events both mundane and monumental, all the while sharing their hopes, regrets, and ambitions
The haiku year( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview: In 1996, seven friends agreed to write one haiku a day and mail them to each other. At the end of the year, they realized that their collection of simple, critical observations had given them a new way to look at the details of their lives
The cold lands( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his fiercely self-reliant mother dies unexpectedly, eleven-year-old Atticus is wary of the authorities and flees deep into the forests of his Catskills home. As Atticus wanders the woods in a daze, relying on whatever food and shelter he can find, the line between reality and fantasy begin to blur
The blue tooth virgin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When David, a magazine editor, gives his best friend's latest screenplay a negative review, he hilariously learns that sometimes the truth isn't always the best policy
Harry and Max( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry is a 23-year-old former boy-band idol who is watching his 16-year-old brother Max follow in his footsteps. Harry escorts Max on a long-promised camping trip to Los Angeles' San Gabriel Mountains. What starts out as fun quickly turns serious as they bond in ways neither could have anticipated
Tierra y libertad by Ken Loach( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Catalan and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spring 1936, a young unemployed communist, David, leaves his hometown Liverpool to join the fight against fascism in Spain. He joins an international group of Militia-men and women, the POUM (Partido Obrero de Unificaci©đn Marxista). After being wounded he goes to Barcelona, where he decides to join another group of fighters. They remain in Barcelona and end up fighting other anti-fascist groups. David is disappointed and decides to go back to his old band
Terra e liberdade = Land and freedom( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young British Communist leaves home to fight in the Spanish Civil War. He is placed in a unit loosely affiliated with the POUM, a non-Stalinist Marxist group
Spring forward by Tom Gilroy( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.23 (from 0.12 for Sweet land ... to 0.86 for Spring for ...)

The blue tooth virgin
The blue tooth virgin
Alternative Names
Tom Gilroy acteur américain

Tom Gilroy actor estadounidense

Tom Gilroy actor estatunidenc

Tom Gilroy Amerikaans acteur

Tom Gilroy US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Том Гилрой