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Waits, Tom 1949-

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The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus by Terry Gilliam ( Visual )
13 editions published in 2010 in English and German and held by 1,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The immortal Dr. Parnassus and his daughter Valentina travel the countryside with his imaginarium show, a mirror that audience members enter and are given two different paths to follow. If they choose correctly they will find joy and happiness, but choose wrongly and things will be quite the opposite. The doctor must also discover the right course to follow. After making a deal with Mr. Nick years ago, he must choose the correct path if he is to save his beloved daughter from Satan
Seven psychopaths ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marty is a struggling screenwriter who wants nothing more than to finish his script. Instead, he becomes entangled with the Los Angeles gangster underworld when his odd, but well-meaning friends kidnap a volatile gangster's shih tzu. The ordeal gives Marty all the inspiration he needs; now, he must live long enough to finish his story
Bram Stoker's Dracula by Columbia Pictures ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 1,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tortured journey of the devastatingly seductive Transylvanian Prince as he moves from Eastern Europe to 19th century London in search of his reincarnated long-lost love
Down by law by Jim Jarmusch ( Visual )
80 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedy feature about two lowlifes, a small time pimp and an unemployed disc jockey, framed for crimes they didn't commit, who escape from jail with an eccentric Italian tourist. Set in New Orleans and the swamps of Louisiana
Mystery train by Jim Jarmusch ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A teenage couple from Japan on a pilgramage to Graceland, a mysterious Italian beauty escorting her husband's body back to Italy, and an unemployed, armed misfit known as Elvis meet in Memphis. Their intertwined tales create a comic masterpiece
Short cuts by Robert Altman ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and French and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at human life and American culture with over 20 characters' lives interweaving. Includes a new widescreen restored transfer of the film, a making-of documentary, interviews, deleted scenes, and much more
Night on earth by Jim Jarmusch ( Visual )
40 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of five stories involving cab drivers in five different cities. Los Angeles - A talent agent for the movies discovers her cab driver would be perfect to cast, but the cabbie is reluctant to give up her solid cab driver's career. New York - An immigrant cab driver is continually lost in a city and culture he doesn't understand. Paris - A blind girl takes a ride with a cab driver from the Ivory Coast and they talk about life and blindness. Rome - A gregarious cabbie picks up an ailing man and virtually talks him to death. Helsinki - an industrial worker gets laid off and he and his compatriots discuss the bleakness and unfairness of love and life and death
Coffee and cigarettes by Jim Jarmusch ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and French and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Coffee and cigarettes es una serie de pequeñas historias. Cada una de ellas reúne a varios personajes sentados alrededor de una mesa tomando café, fumando cigarros y discutiendo de temas tan diversos como la cafeína, la correcta preparación del té inglés, la ficticia banda de rock SQÜRL, París en los años veinte, y el uso de la nicotina como insecticida."--envase
Bad as me by Tom Waits ( Recording )
22 editions published in 2011 in 3 languages and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 2011 inductee into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Tom Waits returns with his highly anticipated new album, his first new studio release in seven years. Bad as Me finds him at the height of his songwriting powers and in the finest voice of his career
Rain dogs by Tom Waits ( Recording )
46 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With jarring rhythms and unusual instruments such as the marimba, accordion, and various percussion joined by his frequently surreal lyrics this album is full of funk
Shrek 2 motion picture soundtrack by Joseph Arthur ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mystery men by Kinka Usher ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of would-be superheroes with questionable abilities find themselves looking for a way to make headlines and achieve success and fame. When the city's favorite hero, Captain Amazing, is kidnapped by his arch enemy, the evil Casanova Frankenstein, the second-rate heroes seize the opportunity and band together for a rescue mission
For the kids ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of children's music mixing traditional tunes, pop classics, and originals
Mule variations by Tom Waits ( Recording )
15 editions published in 1999 in 3 languages and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After several years in other endeavors, Waits returns to recording with his familiar growl and eclectic blend of musical genres
Rumble fish by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rusty James is a troubled teen who lives in the shadow of his older brother, "the Motorcycle Boy." He wants to be smart, tough, and cool like his sibling. Trouble is, he seems to only have the tough part down. Rusty isn't a leader like his brother, he's only good at getting people into trouble and trying to kick and punch his way out of it. Everyone around him has given up on Rusty James, and he's going to destroy anybody around him, including himself. When his brother returns, Rusty has to come to grips with who they both really are
Orphans brawlers, bawlers & bastards by Tom Waits ( Recording )
19 editions published in 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Vast in scope, rich in trope and full of hope."--Billboard
Real gone by Tom Waits ( Recording )
19 editions published in 2004 in 5 languages and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wristcutters a love story by Goran Dukic ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Distraught over breaking up with his girlfriend, Desiree, Zia slashes his wrists. Zia discovers that there is no real ending, only a run-down afterlife that is strikingly similar to his old one, just a bit worse. Discovering that Desiree has also "offed" herself, he sets out on a road trip with his Russian rocker friend to find her. Their journey takes them through an absurd purgatory where they discover that being dead doesn't mean you have to stop living
Sylvia Plachy's unguided tour by Sylvia Plachy ( Book )
4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fishing with John ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fact that John Lurie knows nothing about fishing doesn't stop him from taking his celebrity guests to exotic fishing locales for fishing and conversation
 
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Alternative Names
Tom Waites
Ton Waits
Waits, Thomas Alan.
Waits, Thomas Alan, 1949-
Languages
English (332)
German (18)
French (9)
Multiple languages (3)
Spanish (3)
Finnish (2)
Dutch (1)
Japanese (1)
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