WorldCat Identities

Friday, Gavin

Works: 97 works in 250 publications in 6 languages and 4,319 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Sports films  Biography  Music  Romance fiction  Romance films  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Performer, Author, Composer, Singer, Musician, Scenarist, Narrator, Arranger, Instrumentalist, Conductor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Gavin Friday
  • Tommy by Ken Russell( Book )
Most widely held works by Gavin Friday
In America by Paddy Considine( Visual )

23 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Irish couple bring their two young daughters to America in search of a better life. Christy and her sister, Ariel, find New York's Hell's Kitchen a place of magic where anything is possible. To their parents, it represents a place to begin anew. Carried by the girls' youthful hope and faith, the family finds the heart to live and love again
Get rich or die tryin' by 50 Cent( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and French and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rap superhero is encased in muscular flesh like armor, his face is an impassive mask, he reaches out to destroy his enemies with his unique talent. Marcus is a gangster who breaks from his youthful life of crime to triumph as a rapper. Marcus's girlfriend helps him pull free the wires holding his jaw shut when he's recovered from being shot in the face. He even has a moment when a razor blade is thrown into his cell and is encouraged to kill himself. Instead, the self-reliant gangster uses it to carve his rhymes into the walls
The boxer by Jim Sheridan( Visual )

20 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny Flynn es excarcelado de una prisión de Belfast tras cumplir una sentencia de catorce años a causa de su participación en actividades del IRA. Determinado a evitar volver a su sangriento pasado político, reabre un viejo gimnasio de su barrio para entrenar a jóvenes promesas del mundo del boxeo, sin ninguna clase de discriminación sectaria o religiosa, al tiempo que renueva su relación con su antigua novia, una mujer separada. Pero los viejos fantasmas no querrán dejarle tranquilo
William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet : music from the motion picture( Recording )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Son of rogues gallery : pirate ballads, sea songs & chanteys( Recording )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Producer Hal Willner has made a specialty of matching maverick artists, often in unexpected pairings, with surprising material; in 2006, he offered up a supreme example with the first volume of Rogues Gallery, hatched up on the set of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest with actor Johnny Depp and director Gore Verbinski, who serve as executive producers of both volumes
Closed on account of rabies : poems and tales of Edgar Allan Poe by Edgar Allan Poe( Recording )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents readings from the poems and stories of Edgar Allan Poe. Includes instrumental and vocal interludes
In the name of the Father : music from the motion picture soundtrack by Bono( Recording )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and German and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basquiat : original soundtrack : music from the Miramax film( Recording )

2 editions published in 1996 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet : music from the motion picture by Nellee Hooper( Recording )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prokofiev's Peter & the wolf by Gavin Friday( Recording )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the orchestral fairy tale of the boy who, ignoring his grandfather's warnings, proceeds to capture a wolf
Disco pigs by Kirsten Sheridan( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two lifelong friends share an indestructible and almost telepathic bond, shutting out their friends, their families ... in fact, the entire outside world. As forces try to tear them apart, they will do anything to stay together
In the name of the father by Jim Sheridan( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gerry Conlon, jeune délinquant dans le Belfast des années 70, passe son temps à se saouler et faire la fête. Il pousse son père, Giuseppe, calme et frêle, à la consternation. Mais, un jour, Gerry est accusé d'être l'instigateur d'attentats pour le compte de l'IRA. Il est forcé de confesser des actes terroristes qu'il n'a pas commis. Considéré comme l'un des "quatre de Guilford", il est condamné à l'emprisonnement à vie. Giuseppe, également innocent, est aussi arrêté et jeté en prison. Derrière les barreaux, Gerry découvre alors son père : son masque de faiblesse, son espoir et sa force intérieure inégalée. Avec l'aide d'une avocate dévouée, Gerry est déterminé à prouver son innocence, nettoyer le nom de son père et révéler la vérité sur l'un des évènements les plus honteux de l'histoire contemporaine
In America : original motion picture soundtrack by Gavin Friday( Recording )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each man kills the things he loves by Gavin Friday( Recording )

14 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Breakfast on Pluto music from the motion picture( Recording )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dreamworld essential late night listening( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shag tobacco by Gavin Friday( Recording )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short cuts : the film( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While helicopters overhead spray against a Medfly infestation, a group of peoples' lives in Los Angeles intersect, some casually, some to more lasting effect. While they go out to concerts and jazz clubs and even have their pools cleaned, these same folks also lie, drink, and cheat. Death itself seems never to be far away. A look at human life and American culture with over 20 lives interweaving
Angel baby by Michael Rymer( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry hears voices; Kate receives messages from an angel who speaks to her through TV's "Wheel of Fortune." When these two eccentric romantics meet and fall in love, their lives outside the bounds of "normal" society are transformed
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Audience level: 0.23 (from 0.16 for In America ... to 0.82 for Each man k ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Prokofiev's Peter & the wolf
Alternative Names
Gavin Friday cantautore irlandese

Gavin Friday chanteur de rock

Gavin Friday irischer Sänger, Songwriter, Komponist und Maler

Gavin Friday Irish singer

Gavin Friday irský zpěvák

Gavin Friday singer-songwriter uit Ierland

Hanvey, Fionán Martin

Гэвин Фрайдей


Short cuts : the film