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Jinks, Dan

Overview
Works: 16 works in 167 publications in 7 languages and 11,494 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  Biographical films  Political films  Fantasy films  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Television series  Television comedies  Fantasy television programs 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dan Jinks
American Beauty by Sam Mendes( Visual )

66 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An emotionally & spiritually comatose suburban man decides "to hell with it all" and reverts to living as he did when he was happiest--as a carefree teenager. His desperately uptight wife and sullen daughter can only look on as he quits his corporate job to become a burger flipper, starts getting high with a strange new neighbor (whose parents are even stranger) and lusts after a pouty blonde teenager--his daughter's best friend
Milk by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

24 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harvey Milk is a middle-aged New Yorker who, after moving to San Francisco, becomes a Gay Rights activist and city politician. On his third attempt, he is elected to San Francisco's Board of Supervisors in 1977, the first openly-gay man to be elected to public office in the United States. The following year, both he and the city's mayor, George Moscone, are shot to death by former city supervisor, Dan White, who blames his former colleagues for denying White's attempt to rescind his resignation from the board. Based on the true story of Harvey Milk
Big fish by Tim Burton( Visual )

32 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Throughout his life Edward Bloom has always been a man of big appetites, enormous passions and tall tales ... In his later years, he remains a huge mystery to his son William. Now, to get to know the real man, Will begins piecing together a true picture of his father from flashbacks of his amazing adventures ..."--Container
Down with love by Peyton Reed( Visual )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A feminist writer in the early 1960's who is promoting her book 'Down With Love' has sworn off love. A New York City journalist thinks he doesn't need love. See what happens when they fall for each other in this old-fashioned romantic comedy
The forgotten by Julianne Moore( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nine-year-old Sam Paretta is dead, killed in a plane crash. Even though it's been fourteen months since the accident, his mother, Telly, still grieves over the loss. But suddenly, her husband swears they never had a child and her psychiatrist insists she's delusional. Worst of all, there is absolutely no evidence to prove Sam ever existed. Haunted by the memories of her son, Telly's search for the truth propels her into a dark mind-shattering conspiracy of unearthly terror"--Container
The nines by John H August( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of an actor, a television game show personality, and a videogame designer are intertwined, and the lines between fantasy and reality become blurred. Three linked stories that exist in distinct but overlapping parallel universes, each challenging the other's claim to reality
Nothing to lose by Pieter Kuijpers( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An advertising executive, after finding his wife with another man, throws caution to the wind and goes on a crime spree with a man who attempts to hijack his car
Harvey Milk : son courage a changé des vies. Sa vie a changé l'Histoire by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"San Francisco, 1972 : Harvey Milk se présente aux élections municipales. Malgré ses échecs successifs, il s'investit corps et âme dans la vie politique. Enfin élu conseiller municipal en 1977, il devient le héros de la lutte contre les discriminations, surtout celles envers les homosexuels. Ses convictions politiques et son homosexualité vont susciter l'hostilité de Dan White, un politicien conservateur."
Deceiver Down with love ; Me, myself & Irene( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Down with love: The story follows a best-selling female advice author who has all the answers until a sly journalist playboy starts asking the questions
Revolutionary road American beauty : double feature( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revolutionary road: The perfect couple living in the perfect house in a perfect suburb? Not quite. April (Kate Winslet) and Franks (Leonardo DiCaprio) marriage unravels when a desperate plan to change their perfect lives becomes their last hope to escape lives More ... actually engulfed in emptiness. Sam Mendes helms this heartrending, razor-sharp glance at the 1950s American Dream -- behind the picture window. Michael Shannon and Kathy Bates co-star
American beauty by Alan Ball( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On a typical suburban street in a typical suburban town, there is an ordinary family living the American dream. But look closer. Lester Burnham's wife, Carolyn, regards him with contempt, his daughter, Jane, thinks he's a loser, and his boss is positioning him for the ax." "Captivated by Jane's sultry high school friend Angela, Lester decides to make a few changes in his mere existence - changes that are less mid-life crisis than a life reclaimed. The freer he gets, the happier he gets, which is even more maddening to his wife and daughter. Complicating matters, Lester finds an unexpected ally in Ricky, the teenage son of the new next-door neighbors, who sees life through a camera lens that has lately focused on Jane Burnham."--Jacket
Amerikan byūtī American beauty( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The nin9s ; Slipstream( Visual )

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

Slipstream: A screenwriter, revising the movie he is working on, finds that reality and fiction are blurring together when some of the characters in his film are showing up in real life
Pushing daisies( Visual )

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

Ned is a young man with a very special gift. As a boy, Ned discovered that he could return the dead briefly back to life with just one touch. Now a pie maker, Ned puts his ability to use, not only touching dead fruit and making it ripe with everlasting flavor, but working with a private investigator to crack murder cases by getting the dead to name their killers. But Ned's life is complicated when he brings his childhood sweetheart back to life and keeps her alive. Life would be perfect except if Ned ever touches her again, she'll go back to being dead, this time for good
American beauty The virgin suicides( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

American beauty: The lives and marriage of a seemingly ordinary couple begin slowly unraveling. The virgin suicides: Five teenaged sisters who are isolated by their over-protective parents become engulfed in a stunning chain of events
 
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Alternative Names
Dan Jinks Amerikaans filmproducent

Dan Jinks producteur de films américaine

Dan Jinks produttore cinematografico statunitense

Dan Jinks US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent

Дан Джинкс

Дэн Джинкс

ダン・ジンクス

丹·金克斯

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Big fishThe forgottenNothing to lose