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Rabinowitz, Jay

Overview
Works: 39 works in 143 publications in 5 languages and 11,176 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Historical films  Science fiction films  Fantasy films  Musical films  Comedy films  Western films  Dark comedy films 
Roles: Film editor, Editor, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Jay Rabinowitz
 
Most widely held works by Jay Rabinowitz
8 mile by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

29 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy, known to his friends as Rabbit, is a young man trying to make his way out of the burned-out shell of inner-city Detroit. Rabbit is a white kid trying to make music in a predominantly African-American community and culture. After Rabbit freezes up in the midst of an MC battle, he's convinced he's missed his chance and that he's doomed to lead a marginal life as a factory rat for the rest of his days. With the help of his friends, and his new girlfriend Alex, Rabbit struggles to work up the courage and the confidence to take one more shot at making his dream a reality
I'm not there by Todd Haynes( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicting the different stages and changes in Bob Dylan's career, six actors each portray the musician at different points of his life, creating a patchwork of personalities, attitudes, interests and ambitions
The fountain by Hugh Jackman( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2018 in English and held by 1,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Through time and space, one man embarks on a bold 1000-year odyssey to defeat humankind's most indomitable foe: Death"--Container
Rosewater by Jon Stewart( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based of a true story about a journalist who gets detained and brutally interrogated in prison for 118 days. A Tehran-born journalist based in London, Maziar Bahari returns to Iran to cover the 2009 presidential election and its ensuing riots. He is detained by Iranian forces who relentlessly interrogate him under suspicion that he is a spy
Dead Man by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and German and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mild-mannered accountant William Blake travels to the wild west where he faces death and danger with the help of an American Indian mentor
Requiem for a dream by Darren Aronofsky( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry (Leto) and his best friend Tyrone (Wayans) are impoverished heroin addicts living in Coney Island, NY. Harry's girlfriend Marion (Connelly) is a fellow addict trying to distance herself from her wealthy father. Harry's mother Sara (Burstyn) spends her days watching television and wants to lose weight to go on a game show. She visits a sleazy doctor who prescribes her amphetamines and soon Sara has a drug habit of her own
Rampart by Oren Moverman( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in German and English and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A riveting parable about what happens to a man who refuses to change, even when change is the only thing that can save him. Dave Brown, a man who has taken the 'no guts, no glory' American mythos to heart, without questioning what it is doing to him and those he holds dear, is a cop whose personal life is propelled into a dizzying downward spiral when he comes under suspicion for roughing up a suspect
Ghost dog : the way of the samurai by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and German and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whitaker es un asesino a sueldo de Nueva York, un hombre de actitud tranquila en su vida diaria que se rige bajo el código de honor de los antiguos samuráis. Cuando la doctrina de Ghost Dog es traicionada por la mafia, debe encontrar una manera de defenderse sin romper el código del samurái
Coffee and cigarettes by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of eleven stories that range from Bill Murray's hilarious delivery of java and advice to Wu-Tang Clan's RZA and GZA to an interchange steeped in jealousy between a successful actress and her bitter cousin
Affliction by Paul Schrader( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When events shatter the quiet of his small town, Wade Whitehouse (Nolte), with the aid of his new girlfriend (Spacek), is forced to confront his past and examine his life
Night on earth by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and German and held by 609 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
Women without men = Zanān bidūn-i mardān by Shirin Neshat( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Persian and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renowned visual artist Shirin Neshat offers an exquisitely crafted view of women rights today in Iran as compared to Iran in 1953, when a British- and American-backed coup removed the democratically elected government. The film was adapted from the novel by Iranian author Shahrnush Parsipur and weaves together the stories of four individual women during those traumatic days, whose experiences are shaped by their faith and the social structures in place ... Awards & Festivals:.. Venice Film Festival- Silver Lion Award for Directing .. Toronto International Film Festival - Special Presentation
Junction 48( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in Arabic and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kareem leads an aimless life between odd jobs and hanging out with his buddies in a crime-ridden Arab ghetto of the mixed Israeli city of Lyd. A family tragedy brings him closer to his singer girlfriend, Manar, and motivates him to do something more with his life. When Kareem and his group finally get a chance to perform in a Tel Aviv hip-hop club, the star potential of the 'first Arab rapper' is quickly noticed. But the road to success is never easy
Big bad love( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leon is a Vietnam veteran who is struggling as a writer, and his personal life isn't much better. His unsympathetic ex-wife Marilyn doesn't approve of his visits with his two children, and he has problems with alcohol. Yet even when Leon manages to catch up on alimony and child support payments, things in his life seem to decline further, until a sudden tragedy catches him off guard
Dead man( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the run after murdering a man, accountant William Blake encounters a strange North American man named Nobody who prepares him for his journey into the spiritual world
Year of the horse : Neil Young and Crazy Horse live by Neil Young( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film documents Neil Young and Crazy Horse's 1996 concert tour. Jim Jarmusch interviews the band about their long history, and we see backstage footage from the 1970s and 1980s. "A tale of 4 guys who like to rock"--container
Homicide : the movie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Former Homicide Shift Commander Al Giardello is the leading candidate for Mayor of Baltimore. As he walks toward the platform to give a political speech, a shot is fired at him from the crowd. He is rushed to the hospital where doctors labor to save his life. Meanwhile, a local TV cameraman's videotape becomes the key piece of evidence as former and current Homicide Detectives unite in an effort to catch the elusive gunman"--Container
Clean, shaven by Lodge Kerrigan( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter is schizophrenic. He has recently been released from a hospital, and lives in his car. Before his condition developed, he was married, and now he wants to see his daughter Nicole. His stern, disapproving mother refuses to tell him what has happened to the girl. His belief that "receivers and transmitters" are within his body makes his quest more than difficult. One consequence of his troubled behavior is the police detective tracking down a serial killer, who may or may not be Peter. This unorthodox, non-linear narrative successfully creates, for the viewer, an idea of what schizophrenia is like, inspiring understanding for this suffering man who fights to retain his love for his child
The Stepford wives by Frank Oz( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After moving with her husband and children to the well-manicured community of Stepford, Connecticut, former New York television executive Joanna Eberhart is beginning to realize that Stepford is more than just the "perfect" place to live ... it's a little to perfect. All the wives in town are models who cater to their husband's every desire. What is going on behind the closed doors of the Stepford Men's Association and the Stepford Day Spa? Can Joanna figure out the problem before it's too late?
Les Femmes de Stepford by Bryan Forbes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After moving with her husband and children to the well-manicured community of Stepford, Connecticut, former New York television executive Joanna Eberhart is beginning to realize that Stepford is more than just the "perfect" place to live, it's a little too perfect. All the wives in town are models who cater to their husband's every desire. What is going on behind the closed doors of the Stepford Men's Association and the Stepford Day Spa? Can Joanna figure out the problem before it's too late?
 
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Alternative Names
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Jay Rabinowitz US-amerikanischer Filmeditor

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Languages
English (111)

German (5)

French (2)

Persian (1)

Arabic (1)