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Burns, Edward 1968-

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Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg ( Visual )
91 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 4,981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Captain John Miller must take his men behind enemy lines to find Private Ryan, whose three brothers have been killed in combat. Faced with impossible odds, the men question their orders. Why are eight men risking their lives to save just one? Surrounded by the brutal realities of war, each man searches for his own answer and the strength to triumph over uncertain future with honor, decency and courage
27 dresses ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 2,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jane has the kind of selflessness that everyone looks for in a friend. Lately the perennial bridesmaid has begun to feel as if something is missing in her life. Kevin is a local newspaper reporter who spots Jane racing between two receptions - one in Manhattan and the other in Brooklyn. He quickly surmises that her quirky tale may be just the story to get him into the big leagues. Jane butts heads with Kevin just as her younger sister, Tess, shows up in town. Now, Jane is prompted to reevaluate her priorities when her boss - with whom she is secretly in love - falls for her younger sister. As the bride-to-be makes plans to marry, she mistakenly assumes Jane will be happy to take part in the wedding. Jane finally comes to terms with her true feelings and her life begins to change in ways she never expected
The holiday by Nancy Meyers ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 1,753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two women troubled with guy problems swap homes in each other's countries, where they each meet a local guy and fall in love
Alex Cross ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the young homicide detective/psychologist as he meets his match in a serial killer. The two face off in a high-stakes game of cat and mouse, but when the mission gets personal, Cross is pushed to the edge of his moral and psychological limits in this taut and exciting action thriller
The flight of the Phoenix by Robert Aldrich ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cargo plane on a routine flight suddenly hits a high-turbulence storm, forcing a crash landing hundreds of miles off course in the barren Gobi desert. Among the survivors, one eccentric passenger leads the crew to build a new plane - against all odds, against all hope, and sometimes - against each other
Friends with kids ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A daring and hilarious ensemble comedy about a close-knit circle of friends whose lives change once they have kids. The last two singles in the group observe the effect that kids have had on their friends' relationships and wonder if there's a better way to make it work. When they decide to have a child together, and date other people, their unconventional 'experiment' leads everyone in the group to question the nature of friendship, family, and, above all, true love
Gertrude Stein on Picasso by Gertrude Stein ( Book )
6 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The brothers McMullen by Edward Burns ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After their good-for-nothing father dies and their mother leaves to be with the man she really loves, brothers Jack, Barry and Patrick are left with only each other as they struggle with their relationships. Married Jack is tempted to have an affair; Patrick isn't sure his fiancee is "the one"; and Barry can't deal with the fact that he is actually falling in love
15 minutes by John Herzfeld ( Visual )
29 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When two Eastern European criminals embark on a vicious, killing rampage, a veteran homicide detective and a young arson investigator seek them out
Confidence by James Foley ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Con man Jake and his gang, Gordo, Miles, and Big Al, pull off a swindling job stealing money from a guy who turns out to be a mob accountant for crime boss, King. Then Jake and his crew attempt to pull off an even bigger scam to make up for their mistake. This time the con involves the King's enemy, the mob-connected banker Morgan Price. Two corrupt cops join Jake's team while the King appoints his henchman, Lupus to oversee the operation
Life or something like it by Stephen Herek ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lanie does puff pieces on the nightly news. Ready to take on the national news, her boss suggests she hone her skills with ace cameraman Pete. Her comfortable, shallow existence begins to change the moment she and Pete do a story on Prophet Jack, a soothsayer who spouts unusually accurate predictions to passers-by in exchange for spare change. He predicts that Lanie will not get her cushy promotion, in fact, he says she'll die within a week. When Jack's other prophecies start coming true, Lanie starts living each day as if it were her last
She's the one by Edward Burns ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Although Mickey, a free-spirited New York cabbie, and Francis, a materialistic Wall Street stockbroker, think they are happily married, they are extremely confused about women as a result of their father's misguided influence. When Francis becomes involved in an extramarital affair with Mickey's ex-fiancee Heather, the brothers' longtime sibling rivalry reignites, with uproarious and unexpected results
The letters of Gertrude Stein and Carl Van Vechten, 1913-1946 ( )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Both in her lifetime and since, Gertrude Stein's persona received far more attention than her writings. The result was a distorted view of both her person and her work. This monumental two-volume set of her correspondence with Carl Van Vechten, the critic novelist, and photographer, offers new insight into Stein's life, her art, and the intellectual and artistic milieu of Paris. These letters also follow Van Vechten's various careers: particularly his championship of the Harlem Renaissance. The existing biographies of Stein, and even her own autobiographical writings, omit a great deal. W
One missed call ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It happens to one and then another . College students discover eerie voicemail messages on their cell phones. Each call comes from the near future. Each call has a chilling voice of the student during his or her last moments alive. Each call comes true. Psych student Beth Raymond and detective Jack Andrews scramble to answer questions in regards to the source of the calls, or if there is something that links the students. They have to work fast, because Beth just discovered she has received an ominous voicemail message
Sidewalks of New York ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A close-up look at the ups and downs of dating and marriage. Take a look at three men and three women who unknowingly form a tangled web of relationships
Echelon conspiracy ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Max Peterson recieves a series of mysterious cell phone messages that promise him untold wealth, he soon finds himself the victim of a deadly international plot. Relentlessly chased by a lethal team of government operatives, Max races across the world in a desperate attempt to unravel a conspiracy that is threatening the stability of the entire world
Purple violets ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After leaving college and starting their own lives, four friends reunite years later in ways that will forever change them
The river king by Nick Willing ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detective Abel Grey is called to investigate the death of a prep school student in the nearby river. Initially ruled as a suicide, Grey suspects that it was from a hazing incident gone too far. One sympathetic teacher offers her help in the case
The Fitzgerald family Christmas ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adult siblings of the Fitzgerald family prepare for their estranged father to return home for Christmas for the first time since he walked out on his family twenty years ago. Family rifts emerge, and like with any family, Christmas brings a mixed bag of complicated emotions and dynamics. Alliances form, old wounds are reopened or glossed over, and the possibility for a new hope and forgiveness emerges
Newlyweds ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edward Burns stars in this comedy about a newly married couple living a seemingly conflict -free life. When a crazy and impulsive half-sister shows up, her antics disrupt the couple's commitment to an "easy" marriage
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Alternative Names
Burns, Ed 1968-
Burns, Eddie 1968-
Burns, Edward J. 1968-
Burns, Edward J. 1968- Jr
Burns, Edward J., Jr., 1968-