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Beal, Jeff 1963-

Works: 231 works in 409 publications in 4 languages and 18,330 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Television adaptations  Documentary films  Biography  Film adaptations  Military history  Biographical films  Television programs  Historical television programs 
Roles: Composer, Author, Performer, Instrumentalist, Musician, Other, Conductor, Contributor, Arranger, Creator
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jeff Beal
Appaloosa by Ed Harris( Visual )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic western about two friends hired to protect a small town in the Old West who find their job complicated by the arrival of a young widow
Blackfish by Gabriela Cowperthwaite( Visual )

11 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion on the keeping of intelligent creatures in captivity. Employs the story of Tilikum, the notorious performing whale who, unlike orcas in the wild, has taken the lives of several people while in captivity
House of cards( Visual )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season one of the Netflix original series House of Cards. Frank Underwood is a cunning career politician. Zoe Barnes is an ambitious young journalist. Together they forge a partnership that trades powerful secrets for political access, and so much more
House of cards( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis Underwood and his equally ambitious wife Claire continue their ruthless rise to power. Behind the curtain of power, sex, ambition, love, greed and corruption in modern Washington D.C., the Underwoods must battle threats past and present to avoid losing everything
Rome( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the year 44 B.C., Julius Caesar has been assassinated and civil war threatens to destroy the Republic. In the void left by Caesar's demise, egos clash and numerous players jockey for position. The brutally ambitious Mark Antony attempts to solidify his power, aligning himself with Atia, but coming to blows with her cunning son Octavian, who has been anointed in Caesar's will as his only son and heir. The conspirator Brutus ponders how to curry favor with the masses that have condemned him as a murderer, while his mother Servilia concocts a deadly plot of her own. Meanwhile, Titus Pullo attempts to pull his friend Lucius Vorenus out of the darkness that has engulfed his soul in the wake of personal tragedy. For once again, the fates of these two mismatched soldiers seem inexorably tied to the fate of Rome itself
The queen of Versailles( Visual )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Queen of Versailles is a character-driven documentary about a billionaire family and their financial challenges in the wake of the economic crisis. The film follows two unique characters, whose rags-to-riches-to-rags success stories reveal the innate virtues and flaws of the American Dream
Stone cold by Robert B Parker( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stone is a quiet chief of police in a cold, gray, seaside town. When a serial killer strikes, this tough cop is in the thick of it. Add his girlfriend, an ex-wife and a sexy defense attorney, and things really heat up
Rome( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four hundred years after the founding of the Republic, Rome is the wealthiest city in the world, a cosmopolitan metropolis of one million people, epicenter of a sprawling empire. The Republic was founded on principles of shared power and fierce personal competition, never allowing one man to seize absolute control. But now, those foundations are crumbling, eaten away by corruption and excess. After eight years of war, soldiers Lucius Vorenus and Titus Pullo unwittingly become entwined in the historical events of ancient Rome
Georgia O'Keeffe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the life of American artist Georgia O'Keeffe and her tumultuous relationship with her husband, photographer Alfred Stieglitz. As their relationship suffers, Alfred takes a younger lover. Georgia's search for solace moves her west, where she finds new inspiration for her paintings, and ultimately her own voice, in the New Mexico landscape
Door-to-door( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Bill Porter, a man with cerebal palsy. With little hope of getting a real job, Bill asks to take on the position of salesman in the most unwanted and difficult territory. He gets the job and makes his rounds, impacting the lives of his customers during his nearly 50-year career that often found him at the top of his company's sales charts
Tibet : cry of the snow lion( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A snow lion is a mythic beast of Tibetan legend. As a protector of the nation, the snow lion is emblazoned on the Tibetan flag. Today the Tibetan flag is outlawed in its homeland. Ten years in the making, filmed during a remarkable nine journeys throughout Tibet, India and Nepal. After the Chinese Civil War, the People's Republic of China incorporated Tibet in 1950; in the aftermath have come Tibetan rebellion, border wars, the flight of the Dalai Lama, and a worldwide protest movement dedicated to freeing Tibet from Chinese rule. In this film, dark secrets of Tibet's recent past are powerfully chronicled through riveting personal stories and interviews, and a collection of undercover and archival images never before assembled in one film
Ike countdown to D-Day by Robert Harmon( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and French and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In March of 1944 recently appointed Supreme Commander of the Allied Forces, General Eisenhower, meets with Prime Minister Winston Churchill. They must come up with a brilliant strategy to put an end to World War II
In the realms of the unreal by Jessica Yu( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Henry Darger, an elderly recluse, spent his childhood in an Illinois asylum for feeble-minded children and his adulthood working as a janitor. He lived a quiet, nearly solitary existence, but his imaginary life was exciting, colorful and sexually provocative. When he died in Chicago in 1973, his landlady discovered in his room 300 paintings, some over 10 feet long, and a 15,000 page illustrated novel ("The realms of the unreal"), which told the epic story of the virtuous Vivian Girls, seven angelic sisters who lead a rebellion against godless, child-enslaving men"--Container
Last Call at the Oasis( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines threats to the world water supply, such as pollution and shortage, and proposes that measures be taken to protect it. Features commentary by various experts
A day late and a dollar short( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Viola learns that her next asthma attack is likely to kill her, she sets out to fix her fractured family before she sets foot anywhere near the grave. Proudly choosing to keep her health issues a secret, she contends with sibling rivalry, teen pregnancy, and prescription drug addiction; and that's just one of her four kids." -- Back of container
A dog named Christmas by Gregory D Kincaid( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television film drama about Todd McCray (Noel Fisher), a young man with mental health problems. During Christmas vacation, a nearby animal shelter begins an 'Adopt a Dog for Christmas' scheme. As an animal lover, Todd encourages those in his neighbourhood to participate in the programme and he, himself, becomes very attached to one dog. As the story unfolds, it becomes clear why his father is not entirely supportive of Todd's attempt to help the animals
The water is wide( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Pat Conroy's year of teaching at Yamacraw School on an island off the coast of South Carolina
In plain sight( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To those that know her, Mary Shannon is a glorified meter maid, but her real job as a federal marshal is to oversee federal witnesses who have been relocated to Albuquerque through the program. She has to balance her job as a marshal and the secret identity she must use to hide her high-risk, high-impact job from her family
The Russell Girl( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sarah, the picture-perfect girl-next-door, took a job in Chicago thinking she could escape memories of a tragic accident that she blames on herself. But when she receives some unsettling news, Sarah decides to return home and try to heal old wounds
The newsroom( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the wake of the Genoa debacle, the team decides to use caution in reporting a major breaking story. Neal is contacted by an anonymous source in possession of stolen government documents; Sloan looks to solve a takeover puzzle. When the team attends the White House Correspondents' Dinner in Washington, Mac makes an unexpected acquaintance and Will gets a surprise
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Jeff Beal American composer

Jeff Beal US-amerikanischer Komponist und Jazzmusiker

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