Most widely held works about Jonathan Lynn
Most widely held works by Jonathan Lynn
My cousin Vinny ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,581 libraries worldwide
Two teenagers from New York City are falsely accused of murder while driving through rural Alabama. To defend them in court, one of them hires his cousin Vinny, a flamboyant personal injury lawyer with no trial experience whatsoever.
The whole nine yards ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and French and held by 836 libraries worldwide
When hit man Jimmy "The Tulip" moves into a comfy suburb, everyone is suddenly in danger of pushing up daisies.
Clue ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 809 libraries worldwide
Who killed Mr. Boddy? Was it Colonel Mustard in the study with the gun? Miss Scarlet in the billiard room with the rope? Or was it Wadsworth the butler?
The Fighting Temptations ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and French and held by 775 libraries worldwide
Darren is a New York ad executive who travels to a small town in the deep south after receiving word that his aunt has left him a sizable inheritance. Darren is informed that he will only receive the money if he successfully leads a local gospel choir to victory at an upcoming competition. Darren takes on the task of finding the best singers in town and forming the group. There, he meets Lilly, a single mother who not only possesses an incredible voice but also the ability to warm Darren's cold heart.
The complete Yes minister : the diaries of a cabinet minister by Jonathan Lynn ( Book )
9 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in English and held by 625 libraries worldwide
Yes, Prime Minister : the diaries of the Right Hon. James Hacker by Jonathan Lynn ( Book )
6 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 441 libraries worldwide
The distinguished gentleman ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and Multiple languages and held by 424 libraries worldwide
A small-time con man wins a Congressional seat and uses the perks and power of his new position to con for cash and bamboozle the big bucks without breaking the law.
Sgt. Bilko ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and French and held by 399 libraries worldwide
Sgt. Ernie Bilko is the leader of a ragtag group of the sorriest soldiers ever to enlist in the armed forces. Instead of training his troops for battle, he passes on his legacy of gambling and shunning responsibility. Times get tough however, when the base is threatened with a shutdown, and a by-the-book adversary, Major Thorn, is intent on taking Bilko's reputation down with it. Now, all bets are on Bilko to drum up his biggest scheme yet to save Fort Baxter and clear his name!
Trial and error ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 398 libraries worldwide
An actor poses as a lawyer to help his sick friend, and problems develop.
Wild target ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and German and held by 393 libraries worldwide
" ... Rose [is] a free-spirited thief who finds herself in the crosshairs of a world-class assassin named Victor ... But when Victor spares Rose's life, the lonely-hearted hitman sets off an outrageous chain of events that turn both their worlds upside down. Joined by a gun-toting apprentice ..., the unlikely trio teams up to thwart the murderous intentions of Victor's unhappy client"--Container.
Greedy ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 238 libraries worldwide
The McTeagues all want to stake a claim in their wealthy uncle's will. But their plans are threatened when he falls for a gorgeous pizza delivery woman.
Yes, Prime Minister the complete collection ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 234 libraries worldwide
"Yes Prime Minister is a British comedy series about the wheeling and dealing of political life. Although the series is set within the British political scene, it deals with political games and clashes between politicians and the civil service that could be found almost everywhere in the world"--Http://www.yes-minister.com/introduc.htm.
Yes, Minister the complete collection ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 230 libraries worldwide
The well-meaning Jim Hacker, a newly appointed Cabinet Minister, battles career civil servant Sir Humphrey Appleby.
Nuns on the run ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 190 libraries worldwide
Brian Hope and Charlie McManus are a pair of two-bit hoods who decide to go straight, because they are repulsed by the increasing reliance on guns and violence in their line of work. In thrall to vicious gangster Case Casey, the duo determine that their next job will be their last. When a large amount of money is extracted from a gang of Hong Kong drug dealers and it falls into the laps of Brian and Charlie, the two take off with the loot, with the Chinese Triad and Casey in relentless pursuit. When their car runs out of gas in front of a convent, Brian and Charlie run inside and disguise themselves as two nuns. Inside the convent, Brian and Charlie pass themselves off as nuns from a different order, assigned to the convent before leaving the country on missionary work. As the two men enjoy their undercover work with a collection of nubile nuns and coeds, the bad guys close in on them.
Suspicion ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
Master of mystery Alfred Hitchcock weaves a terrifying web of Suspicion around a fragile young English bride and captures a classic suspense thriller. Joan Fontaine, in her Academy Award-winning performance, is the bride, a gently-reared heiress who fears she has married a murderer. Cary Grant, in the first of his enormously successful collaborations with Hitchcock, is the husband, a dashing ne'er-do-well with a penchant for the high life-and a bank account that's strictly low-life.
Mayday by Jonathan Lynn ( Book )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 136 libraries worldwide
The complete 'Yes minister' : the diaries of a cabinet minister by the Right Hon. James Hacker MP by Jonathan Lynn ( Book )
10 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Gefingeerd dagboek van de Britse Minister van Administratieve Zaken, waarin de hunoristische effecten van zijn strijd tegen de bureaucraten op zijn fictieve departement centraal staan.
The Complete Yes Prime Minister : the diaries of the right Hon. James Hacker by Jonathan Lynn ( Book )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
Yes, Minister. Volume 2 ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
The corridors of power are awash with corruption, back-stabbing and uncivil servants as James Hacker, opportunistic Minister of the Department of Administrative Affairs, and his scheming Permanent Secretary, battle for control of the ministry.
The complete Yes minister : the diaries of a cabinet minister by the Right Hon. James Hacker MP. Vol.1 by Jonathan Lynn ( Book )
16 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Four episodes from the popular TV series "Yes Minister", a comedy about the Prime Minister and his scheming, manipulating secretary.
Alabama Assassins Attorney and client Board games Cabinet officers Choirs (Music) Comedy films Comedy films Cousins Detective and mystery films Drama English wit and humor Feature films Feature films Fiction Fiction films Fiction television programs Film adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Films--for the hearing impaired Gospel music Great Britain Humor Intercultural communication Legal films Legislators Male friendship Manners and customs Man-woman relationships Motion pictures Murder Murder for hire Murder--Investigation New York (State)--New York Political satire Political science Southern States Swindlers and swindling Television comedies Television comedies Television programs Television programs Thieves Thrillers (Television programs) Trials Trials (Murder) United States United States.--Congress Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Witnesses--Protection
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