WorldCat Identities

Thompson, Barnaby

Overview
Works: 59 works in 183 publications in 6 languages and 5,747 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films  Sophisticated comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Romance films  Biographical films  Fiction 
Roles: Producer, Director
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Barnaby Thompson
The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde( Visual )

30 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Algernon is a gentlemen from a wealthy family. Algernon's close friend Jack, has a ward, Cecily. Both Algernon and Jack have created alter egos to make life more interesting. Algernon arrives for a weekend visit in the country posing as Earnest. Having heard of Earnest's misadventures, Cicely has developed an infatuation with the rogue, and Algernon's impersonation of him works famously on Cicely. Meanwhile, Algernon's cousin, Gwendolyn, arrives for the weekend, and is startled to discover Jack is also there -- except that she knows him as bad-boy Earnest. So just who really is who?
Easy virtue by Stephan Elliott( Visual )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Whittaker is a young Englishman who falls madly in love with Larita, a sexy, glamorous American woman. The two impulsively decide to get married. He takes her home to meet his family, she arrives like a blast from the future. John's mother takes an instant disliking to Lairta and undermines her every move. But Larita will blow their entrenched British stuffiness right out the window
Dorian Gray by Oliver Parker( Visual )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upon arriving in London the young and powerful Dorian Gray becomes drawn into a would of debauchery and decadence by Lord Henry Wotton. Desperate to preserve the beauty captured in his portrait, Dorian trades his soul for eternal youth, leading him down a path of wickedness and murder in order to protect his horrifying secret
The D train by Jack Black( Visual )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All his life, Dan Landsman has never been the cool guy. That's about to change, if he can convince Oliver Lawless, the most popular guy from his high school, to show up with him at their class reunion. Dan travels from Pittsburgh to LA and spins a web of lies to recruit Lawless. But he gets more than he bargained for as the unpredictable Lawless proceeds to take over his home, career, and life
St. Trinian's( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"St. Trinian's, the infamous school for 'young ladies', is in trouble. Despite being an old flame of its headmistress the new Education Minister is shaking things up and the school is facing financial ruin. But the students of St. Trinian's aren't going to give up without a fight. After all, they excel at chaos and attitude not chemistry and algebra ... and that's exactly what it's going to take to beat the authorities before they close down their beloved school for good."--Case slick
Burke & Hare by John Landis( Visual )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 1820's. William Burke and William Hare luck into some easy money when they discover they can sell a fresh cadaver to Dr. Knox at Edinburgh Medical College for dissection. However, the next cadaver is not quite so easy to obtain, and when word gets out of how profitable the trade is, the duo find themselves blackmailed and in dire need of more bodies. Based on a true story
Spice world by Spice Girls( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles five days in the career of the spicegirls on tour
Lucky break by Peter Cattaneo( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Small-time crook Jimmy Hands fears his luck may have run out. After a botched bank robbery, Jimmy finds himself in prison. But his fortune turns when the warden asks Jimmy to recruit prisoners to act in a musical he's written and plans to stage. Realizing this offers the possibility of a perfect escape route, Jimmy and his cast run the risk of being caught in both the stage's spotlights and the prison's searchlights, and, there's an attractive social worker to look out for
High heels and low lifes by Kim Fuller( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Begins with a high-tech bank robbery--into the middle of which stumble Shannon and Frances, who have gone out and gotten drunk because Shannon's boyfriend forgot her birthday. Thanks to this same boyfriend's surveillance equipment (on which he was creating his "urban noise symphony installation"), they end up with a cell phone number belonging to one of the thieves and decide to experiment with blackmail--an experiment that soon gets them into deep trouble
An ideal husband by Oliver Parker( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Robert is a respected politician with a beautiful wife and adoring sister, but when an old acquaintance threatens to reveal a dark secret from his past, only his womanizing best friend is scheming and dishonest enough to come to his aid
The forgotten holocaust : gypsies( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in Miscellaneous languages and English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The deportation, mass murder and torture of Europe's gypsies during the Nazi regime have been largely forgotten. In France, the segregation and internment of 30,000 gypsies predated the German Occupation and more than 250,000 gypsies in Europe were deported to ghettos and concentration camps. Testimony from survivors of Auschwitz and other camps reveals how the Nazis planned the systematic genocide of the gypsy race
Alien autopsy( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mysterious, intriguing and quirky film about two guys who believe they have film evidence about an alien cover up and government conspiracy regarding the famed Roswell incident. What ensues is nothing short of a rollercoaster ride for the two unlikely lads from London. Hurled into the heart of a media frenzy, the spotlight of the world focuses on them and with it the unwanted attention of the world's biggest super power
St. Trinian's 2 : the legend of Fritton's gold( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The schoolgirls return in a rollercoaster-style treasure hunt for the legendary Fritton's gold as they face their most fearsome establishment rivals yet. True to form, the feisty and ever-resourceful girls of St. Trinian's are undeterred in their mission to outwit the villainous Pomfrey and his sidekicks
The legend of Fritton's gold( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The schoolgirls of St. Trinian's return in a rollercoaster-style treasure hunt for the legendary Fritton's gold as they face their most fearsome establishment rivals yet. True to form, the feisty and ever-resourceful girls of St. Trinian's are undeterred in their mission to outwit the villainous Pomfrey and his sidekicks
Nina( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Singer-songwriter and civil rights activist, Nina Simone appeared to have it all. Her struggle to balance music, family and politics ended up leaving her alone and in terrible debt. That is, until she met Clifton Henderson, who helped the high priestess of soul rediscover meaning in her life and her music
Spice world( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A humorous encounter with extra-terrestrials, a night in a haunted castle and a moment of truth in a maternity ward are a few of the escapades the girls enjoy as they gear up for their first live concert at London's Royal Albert Hall
I want Candy by Stephen Surjik( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two aspiring filmmakers find their dreams are about to come true when a producer is willing to back a film they want to make. The only catch is that the producer wants the star of the movie to be the world's biggest adult film star
Imagine me & you by Oliver Parker( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic comedy about a newlywed couple. Rachel expects to live happily ever after with her husband Heck, but soon develops feelings for a new lesbian friend
Una Familia con clase by Stephan Elliott( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John es un joven inglés de buena familia que se enamora perdidamente de Larita, una americana sexy y superficial, con la que se casa impulsivamente. Aunque se las prometían felices, cuando la pareja regresa a Inglaterra para instalarse en casa de John, la madre de éste la toma instantáneamente con su joven nuera. Larita se esfuerza por encajar en la familia, pero no consigue superar los obstáculos que encuentra en el día a día con su suegra
L'Importance d'être constant( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En Angleterre, au 19e siècle, deux aristocrates empruntent temporairement une fausse identité afin de mettre un peu de piquant dans leur vie. Les choses se compliquent lorsque la supercherie est découverte par leurs fiancées respectives
 
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Easy virtue
Alternative Names
톰슨, 바나비 1961-

톰슨, 바너비 1961-

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