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Jones, Kirk 1964-

Overview
Works: 73 works in 352 publications in 7 languages and 9,794 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Children's films  Road films  Action and adventure films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Actor, Author, fmd, Scenarist, Film editor, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kirk Jones
Nanny McPhee by P. J Hogan( Visual )

53 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nanny McPhee can tame even the most unruly children with a tap of her magic walking stick. Her latest challenge is the bratty brood of a recent widower Mr. Brown. He is under pressure to find a new wife or lose his much-needed allowance from wealthy Aunt Adelaide. His love for scullery maid Evangeline remains unspoken as he wincingly woos the eagerly merry widow Mrs. Quickly, but Brown's raucous rugrats have a plan to make things right, especially after they've come under the benevolent influence of Nanny McPhee, whose peculiar brand of discipline works wonders for everyone involved
My big fat Greek wedding 2 by Nia Vardalos( Visual )

28 editions published in 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this sequel to the highly successful 2002 motion picture, surprise: a hitherto unmentioned Portokalos family secret is sufficiently likelihood-bending as to force the previous film's characters out of large-screen retirement and back into our hearts for another big and fat Greek wedding
Waking Ned Devine by Kirk Jones( Visual )

45 editions published between 1202 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Ned Devine dies from shock after winning the lottery, two longtime friends, Michael and Jackie, discover the body and agree Ned would want them to benefit from his good luck. They embark upon an outrageous scheme to claim the ticket, but first they have to get all the townsfolk to go along with their plan
What to expect when you're expecting by Cameron Diaz( Visual )

34 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at love through the eyes of five interconnected couples experiencing the thrills and surprises of having a baby, and ultimately coming to understand the universal truth that no matter what you plan for, life doesn't always deliver what's expected
Everybody's fine by Giuseppe Tornatore( Visual )

31 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Frank Goode's grown children cancel a family reunion, the recent widower sets off on a cross-country journey to reconnect with each of them. A family separated by physical and emotional distance finds a way to come together
Nanny McPhee ; Nanny McPhee Returns( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nanny McPhee Returns: When Nanny McPhee appears at the farmhouse door of a busy young mother Isabel Green, she discovers that Mrs. Green's children are in an all-out household war with their two spoiled city cousins. Relying on everything from a flying motorcycle and a statue that comes to life to a tree-climbing piglet and an elephant that turns up in the oddest places, Nanny McPhee uses her magic to show the children five valuable lessons, the most important of which is how to get along
Changing the game( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic tale about a supremely intelligent young African-American male who rises from the ferocious and oppressive streets of North Philadelphia to become a shining star in the lucrative world of high finance at Wall Street's most prestigious firm. However, he soon finds that the white-collar world is filled with crime and death just like the drug-filled hood he left behind
Lang lebe Ned Devine!( Visual )

29 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samstag ist Lottotag - auch für Jackie, einen der 52 Einwohner des Dörfchens Tullymore. Aber das Schicksal ist erbamungslos - wieder einmal geht er leer aus. Statt dessen hat ein anderer Tullymorebewohner den Jackpot geknackt. Zusammen mit seinem Freund Michael und seiner Frau Annie organisiert Jackie für alle Lottospieler der Örtchens eine Party. Doch selbst heftiges Nachboren führt zu keinem Ergebnis. Da bemerkt Annie, dass einer nicht gekommen ist, Ned Devine. Jackie macht sich sofort auf den Weg und entdeckt bald, dass den alten Fischer vor lauter Freude über den hohen Gewinn der Schlag getroffen hat. Jetzt muss schnell gehandelt werden, bevor das Geld zurück in den Jackpot wandert ... (Quelle: DVD-Hülle)
Waking Ned Devine by Kirk Jones( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Ned Devine dies from shock after winning the lottery, two longtime friends, Michael and Jackie, discover the body and agree Ned would want them to benefit from his good luck. They embark upon an outrageous scheme to claim the ticket, but first they have to get all the townsfolk to go along with their plan
La Niñera mágica by Kirk Jones( Visual )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los siete hermanos Brown, Simon, Tora, Eric, Lily, Christianna, Sebastian y la pequeña Aggy, posiblemente sean los niños más traviesos que jamás hayan existido. Cuidar de su prole y trabajar en la funeraria local es más de lo que puede hacer su pobre y agobiado padre. Su esposa murió hace apenas un año y su tía Adelaide, una mandona insensible que le ayuda a llegar a fin de mes, amenaza con retirarle la pensión si no se casa dentro de 30 días
My big fat Greek wedding. Le mariage de l'année( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Vardalos is wonderful, and 88-year-old Michael Constantine casually pockets every scene he's in."--Richard Roeper
Waking Ned by Wendy Holden( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a lottery winner dies of shock, his fellow townsfolk attempt to claim the money
Nanny McPhee( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Multiple languages and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De strenge Nanny McPhee komt toezicht houden op de zeven ondeugende kinderen van meneer Brown
Nanny Mc Phee by Kirk Jones( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Les 7 enfants de Mr Brown sont insupportables : ils mènent un enfer aux nounous qui démissionnent les unes après les autres. Seul un miracle pourrait sauver Mr Brown. C'est alors que débarque l'affreuse Nanny Mc Phee, une mystérieuse nounou douée de pouvoirs magiques et bien décidée à mettre tout le monde au pas en cinq leçons ..."
Stanno tutti bene by Kirk Jones( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A widower realizes his connection to his family was through his wife. He sets off on an impromptu road trip to reunite with each of his grown children
Letters to Juliet : What to expect when you're expecting( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What to expect when you are expecting" : Inspired by the perennial bestseller ... a hilarious and heartfelt comedy about five couples whose intertwined lives are turned upside down by the challenges of impending parenthood
Svegliati Ned( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Ned Devine dies from shock of winning the lottery, two old codgers enlist the help of the whole village in defrauding the lottery to claim the prize
Painting a province( Visual )

5 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the work of contemporary artists who express new concepts and ideas as they paint New Brunswick's rugged coasts, peaceful farms, and burgeoning towns. Includes works by artists Alex Colville, Jack Humphrey, Millar Brittain, Fred Rose, sculptor Claude Roussel, and contemporary artists
Tout va bien by Pablo Rosenblatt( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Frank Goode's grown children cancel a family reunion, the recent widower sets off on a cross-country journey to reconnect with each of them. A family separated by physical and emotional distance finds a way to come together
Che cosa aspettarsi quando si aspetta( Visual )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entusiasti di metter su famiglia, Jules, esperta di fitness in un famoso programma televisivo, ed il suo compagno Evan, ballerino di successo, devono riuscire a conciliare le loro brillanti carriere con le problematiche della gravidanza. Wendy, titolare di una boutique, è costretta a rivedere le sue idee sulla maternità e tenere a bada i suoi ormoni impazziti per la gravidanza, mentre suo marito Gary è in piena lotta e competizione con suo padre, anche lui in attesa di due gemelli dalla giovane moglie Skyler. La fotografa Holly e suo marito Alex sono invece alle prese con il desiderio dell'adozione di un bambino, anche se lui non sembra esserne pienamente convinto: per questo frequenta un gruppo di supporto per neo-papà dove viene adeguatamente istruito. Rosi e Marco, chef di food trucks rivali, hanno un dilemma: Cosa fare quando un figlio arriva prima del primo appuntamento? (LaFeltrinelli)
 
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Alternative Names
Kirk Jones britischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Kirk Jones director de cine británico

Kirk Jones filmmaker

Kirk Jones réalisateur britannique

Kirk Jones regista e sceneggiatore britannico

Κερκ Τζόουνς

Джонс, Кирк

Кърк Джоунс

קירק ג'ונס במאי קולנוע בריטי

کرک جونز فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان بریتانیایی

존스, 커크 1964-

カーク・ジョーンズ

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