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Jordan, Neil 1950-

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The crying game by Neil Jordan ( Visual )
120 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 2,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A haunting, humorous and shocking romantic thriller about Irish terrorists, their hostage and the hostage's exotic girlfriend
The brave one by Jodie Foster ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New York City radio host Erica Bain is working and living a wonderful life. One night she and her fiancé David are brutally attacked. David is killed and Erica is almost beaten to death. Traumatized and unable to cope with the tragic event, Erica becomes someone else. She buys a gun and begins to roam the streets at night looking to take her revenge on the men who were responsible for the attack. Late one night, she is in the back of a convenience store when a robber comes in and kills the store clerk and his wife. The robber comes after her but she protects herself, finding that it is very easy to shoot a gun. Later, Erica finds herself confronted by two would-be rapists on the subway, and again she protects herself. The city becomes fascinated with the exploits of this vigilante killer, but NYPD Detective Mercer is trying to catch this person, before they strike again
Michael Collins by Neil Jordan ( Visual )
84 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 1,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the life of an Irish man whose dreams inspired hope, whose words ignited passion, and whose courage forged a nation's destiny
Interview with the vampire the vampire chronicles by Neil Jordan ( Visual )
45 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A vampire with a conscience, Lestat (Cruise), tells an unbelieving journalist the story of how he lured a young aristocrat (Pitt) into the immortality of the damned
Shade : a novel by Neil Jordan ( Book )
21 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nina Hardy, murdered by her childhood friend, George, watches and retells the events of her life and afterlife, as her half-brother retraces their childhood together, revealing the crime against Nina in all its full and heartbreaking meaning
The End of the affair by Neil Jordan ( Visual )
40 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In England during World War II, an American writer and the bored wife of a British civil servant fall in love. Then she mysteriously ends the affair
Interview with the vampire the vampire chronicles by Anne Rice ( Visual )
44 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The supremely evil and charismatic vampire Lestat lures a young aristocrat into the immortality of the damned
Beckett on film by Samuel Beckett ( Visual )
9 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The comprehensive cinematic interpretation of Beckett's plays."--Container
Ondine by Neil Jordan ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Als de stoere Ierse visser Syracuse, vader van de ziekelijke Anna, op een dag huiswaarts keert met een geheimzinnige jonge vrouw die hij gevonden heeft in zijn netten, gelooft Anna dat ze een zeemeermin is, maar haar vader wordt smoorverliefd op haar
The Borgias. the original crime family ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rodrigo Borgia becomes Pope Alexander VI, propelling him, his two sons Cesare and Juan, and his daughter, Lucrezia, to become the most powerful and influential family of the Italian Renaissance
Mona Lisa by Neil Jordan ( Visual )
67 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ex-convict, thug and a high-class call girl make for an unlikely and dangerous couple in Academy Award-winner Neil Jordan's tale of frustrated love on the cruel streets of London's underworld
The Borgias ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After exacting vicious punishment on all those who opposed them, the Borgias are at the apex of their power and influence. With the world around them embroiled in war and turmoil, the original crime family will continue to exploit allies, silence critics, and solidify legacies. But this time, the seemingly unbreakable bonds of blood will be tested like never before, as the house notoriously united against the world becomes divided against itself
Breakfast on Pluto by Neil Jordan ( Visual )
44 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een jonge Ier voelt zich meer vrouw dan man en trekt naar Londen om er als travestiet in de rosse buurten te werken, tot hij verdacht wordt van een terroristische aanslag door de IRA
The good thief ( Visual )
27 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bob is an aging American thief is living in the French city of Nice. Addicted to both heroin and gambling, Bob is in the midst of an extended personal losing streak when he rescues a new girl in town named Anne from her pimp. When the opportunity to steal a fortune in rare paintings from a Monte Carlo casino comes along, Bob hopes for a score big enough to let him retire from his life of crime. His only hindrances are Anne's man troubles and his nemesis, local police chief Roger
Mistaken by Neil Jordan ( Book )
12 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Kevin and Gerald were two boys growing up on opposite sides of the Dublin economic divide. Though they had never met, they shared a growing awareness of each other through episodes of mistaken identity. Yet Kevin was doubly haunted, living next door to the one-time residence of Bram Stoker, and the shadow of both a vampire and Gerald stretch far across his early years. For a time, the boys' doppelganger paths would cross innocently enough--one stealing the other's unwitting girlfriend, or being called out to in the street--until a family tragedy sends them both down a much darker path."--P. [4] of cover
The Borgias ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jeremy Irons stars in The Borgias, the saga of history's most infamous crime family. Conspiring with his ruthless sons and poisonously seductive daughter, the charismatic Rodrigo Borgia will let nothing and no one stand in the way of his relentless quest for wealth and power. Mercilessly cruel and defiantly decadent, intimidation and murder are his weapons of choice in his scandalous ascension to the papacy in Renaissance-era Italy
The butcher boy ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Francie lives with a violent, alcoholic father and a manic depressive, suicidal mother. The pressure on Francie to grow up are immense. When his mother commits suicide and his friend, Joe, goes off to boarding school, Francie sinks ever deeper into paranoia thanks mainly to his nasty neighbour Mrs. Nugent. He begins to have a fantasy where he has visions of the Virgin Mary. After his father dies, Francie's becomes more despondent, culminating in the extremely bloody murder of Mrs. Nugent whom he holds responsible for all the wrongs visited upon him. After being arrested, Francie is committed to an asylum in an attempt to cure him
The past by Neil Jordan ( Book )
19 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"On June 1st, 1914, Una O'Shaughnessy sends a postcard home from a Cornish seaside town. Back in two weeks, she promises. But seven months later, she still has not returned to Ireland, and she sends another postcard, this one signed by herself, a man, and her new child. The Past is the story of Rene, this unexpected child, as told by her own child as he searches for the truth about his parents' mysterious and romantic history. Through the reminiscences of his mother's friend, the pieces of the past begin to fit together into a delicate mosaic of the truth. What really happened in that seaside town? Why does the past seem to hold so many secrets? Set over twenty-five years, travelling from Cornwall to Dublin and the Irish Provinces, The Past is a beautiful novel of love and longing, created by one of the preeminent artists of our time"--Page 4 of cover
Byzantium ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and German and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two female vampires wreak havoc on an unsuspecting English seaside community. Introverted Eleanor and the outgoing Clara both carry secrets from deep in their shared past-all 200 years of it. Shacked up in the seedy Byzantium Hotel, they scheme to keep their secrets from unsuspecting new victims in this seductive, stylish new take on the vampire genre
The company of wolves by Neil Jordan ( Visual )
40 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Once upon a time," Granny begins, as she weaves vivid tales, full of folklore and fantasy, wherein fantastic beasts lurk within men and young girls who stray from the path despite all warnings may encounter a hairy demon with glowing eyes. Rosaleen believes her, but she still puts on her red hood and walks through the woods to grandmother's house, and is surprised by what big teeth Granny has. The forest is always misty, the trees are proudly sinister, and the rural cottages all sit cozy and gingerbread style, but this is a stylishly twisted fairytale
 
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Alternative Names
Jordan, Neil, 1950-
ジョーダン, ニール
Languages
English (546)
German (42)
Spanish (33)
French (22)
Multiple languages (11)
Italian (11)
Japanese (4)
Catalan (3)
Russian (1)
Polish (1)
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