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Joffé, Roland 1945-

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Most widely held works by Roland Joffé
The Mission by Roland Joffé( Visual )

192 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 2,794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic about a man of the sword and a man of the cloth who unite to shield the Guarani South American Indian tribe from brutal subjugation by 18th-century colonial empires. "The historical events represented in this story are true, and occurred around the borderlands of Argentina, Paraguay & Brazil in the year 1750"--Opening credits
The killing fields by Roland Joffé( Visual )

138 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dith Pran is an aide, translator and friend of a journalists who is covering the war in Cambodia. He is eventually exiled to the labor camps in Cambodia's countryside, where he endures four years of starvation, torture and war before escaping to Thailand
The scarlet letter by Roland Joffé( Visual )

48 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a time when adultery is punishable by death, Hester Prynne becomes involved in a risky and scandalous affair with her town's handsome minister
Fat Man and Little Boy by Roland Joffé( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the development of the atomic bomb by the Manhattan Project, during World War II, with emphasis on the relationship between General Leslie Groves, the project director, and scientist J. Robert Oppenheimer
City of joy by Roland Joffé( Visual )

18 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American doctor, a British nurse and an illiterate Indian farmer join together to transform a Calcutta ghetto when it is threatened by the brutal local "godfather."
There be dragons by Charlie Cox( Visual )

14 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When journalist Robert Torres is assigned to write a book about Josemaria Escriva, the controversial founder of Opus Dei, he hopes it will bring him closer to his father, Escriva's childhood friend. As Torres uncovers more about his father's past, he learns dark secrets that will change his world forever
Vatel by Roland Joffé( Visual )

48 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Duc de Condé's employee, François Vatel, is in charge of cooking, and preparing shows for the French King Louis XIV when he visits the castle of Chantilly, owned by de Condé. If Vatel can impress the King, de Condé will gain his favors, and the destiny of France will change. While the King is visiting and three days of banquets ensue, Vatel falls in love with the King's mistress
Texas rising( Visual )

8 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bringing to life the true story of how the people of Texas fought for freedom against the mighty Mexican military that had overtaken the Alamo. The legendary Texas Rangers assembled for the first time against General Santa Anna's massive military might. United under the leadership of Sam Houston and with the help of his ragtag army, they passionately battled for life and country and the Lone Star State
Captivity( Visual )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jennifer is a young, beautiful and famous fashion model and cover girl. Everybody knows her name and her popularity brings her everything she wants in life. But alone after a charity event in Soho, Jennifer finds herself drugged, captured and held in an underground maze of terror. Taken against her will and subject to psychological punishment, Jennifer soon questions her sanity as her watchful tormentor pits her in numerous twisted traps. After struggling to keep her mind, she meets Gary, another prisoner and together they try to escape from the cells and defeat the madman behind the sick games. They find that they are already too late when they are bound, gagged and thrust into a world of more pain
The lovers( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Josh Hartnett stars as present-day marine archeologist Jay Fennel who, following a diving accident while rescuing his wife, is left brain dead. In his comatose dream state, Fennel is transported to India circa 1778, where a young British captain embarks on a life-threatening mission and a steamy romance with a female warrior
Goodbye lover( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mystery combines with backstabbing humor and chic style melds with neo-noir attitude in this glossy plunge into La-La-Land glitz and murder
Nobody's fool by Robert Benton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Nobody's fool) In this affectionate story of small town life in upstate New York, Sully, a fitfully employed 60-year-old construction worker, is a cheerful curmudgeon who has made a lifetime of bad decisions. He unexpectedly has a chance to make some of them right when his estranged son and grandson drop back into his life
The City of Joy by Dominique Lapierre( Book )

6 editions published in 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Press kit includes two copies of the listing of cast and credits, two copies of the production information and two copies of Calcutta: the quality of the struggle by Roland Joffé
You and I( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in Russian and English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two girls, Lana and Jane, bond as they persevere to become a part of a glamorous lifestyle. Although they are constantly challenged by the seductive, intoxicating allure of this society, they're suddenly forced to confront the cruel reality that lies beneath its glittery facade. As their bond is tested to its breaking point they will need to rediscover the love that brought them together, or their bond will be shattered forever
Los gritos del silencio by Roland Joffé( Visual )

27 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dith Pran is an aide, translator and friend of a journalist who is covering the war in Cambodia. He is eventually exiled to the labor camps in Cambodia's countryside, where he endures four years of starvation, torture and war before escaping to Thailand
La déchirure by Roland Joffé( Visual )

19 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

SUMMARY: "Sydney Schanberg is a New York Times journalist convering the civil war in Cambodia. Together with local representative Dith Pran, they cover some of the tragedy and madness of the war. When the Americans forces leave, Dith Pran sends his family with them, but stays behind himself to help Schanberg cover the event. As an American, Schanberg won't have any trouble leaving the country, but the situation is different for Pran; he's a local, and the Khmer Rouge are moving in." IMDB
Super Mario Bros. : a novel by Todd Strasser( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the Screenplay and Motion Picture
Creadores de sombra( Visual )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El general Groves és un veterà militar nortamericà, responsable de la construcció del Pentagon, que el 1942 està ansiós per anar a combatre a Europa contra els nazis. Però rep una altra missió, encara més important. L'informen que els alemanys estan a punt d'aconseguir una bomba atòmica. La missió de Groves és fabricar-la abans que ells. La primera cosa que fa Groves és elegir un físic brillant que pugui servir de líder a un grup de científics de nacionalitats ben diversificades, la flor i la nata de la física, la química i l'enginyeria dels seus temps. L'elecció de Groves recau sobre Robert Oppenheimer, un home d'indiscutible genialitat però altament polèmic per les seves simpaties cap al comunisme. Així comença l'ultrasecret Projecte Manhattan. Inevitablement es produeix un conflicte entre la ment militar de Groves i la ment científica d'Oppenheimer
La lettera scarlatta( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nel Massachusetts del 1660, Hester Prynne fa innamorare il reverendo Arthur, e quando pensa di essere rimasta vedova gli si concede anche: siccome non vorrà rivelare chi l'ha messa incinta verrà bollata con la A di Adultera sui vestiti e dovrà guardarsi dalla vendetta che il redivivo marito sta architettando. (Mereghetti)
La Ciudad de la alegría by Roland Joffé( Visual )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama basado en el best-seller homónimo de Dominique Lapierre, sobre las miserables condiciones en que viven los desheredados en la India. Un cirujano norteamericano (Patrick Swayze), tras perder a un paciente, se desmorona y decide viajar a la India en busca de paz espiritual. En Calcuta, tras ser golpeado y robado, es ayudado por un granjero (Om Puri) que lo lleva a una clínica en la "Ciudad de la alegría", una de las zonas más pobres de la ciudad
 
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The Mission
Alternative Names
Joffé, Roland

Joffe, Roland 1945-

Roland Joffé Brits filmregisseur

Roland Joffé English and French film/television director and producer

Roland Joffé französisch-britischer Regisseur und Produzent

Roland Joffé réalisateur britannique

Roland Joffé regista britannico

Roland Joffé reżyser brytyjski

Rolandus Joffé

Жоффе, Ролан

Ролан Жофе

رولند جافه

롤랑 조페

ローランド・ジョフィ

羅蘭·佐夫

罗兰·约菲

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