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Rea, Stephen

Overview
Works: 298 works in 1,267 publications in 11 languages and 26,919 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Horror films  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Vampire films  History  Comedy films  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Other, Commentator, Artist, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Stephen Rea
 
Most widely held works by Stephen Rea
V for Vendetta by James McTeigue( Visual )

48 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the futuristic landscape of totalitarian Britain, the story of a young working-class woman, Evey, who is rescued from a life-and-death situation by a masked man known only as 'V.' Incomparably charismatic and ferociously skilled in the art of combat and deception, 'V' ignites a revolution when he urges his fellow citizens to rise up against tyranny and oppression. As Evey uncovers the truth about 'V's' mysterious background, she also discovers the truth about herself. She becomes his ally in his plan to bring freedom and justice to a cruel and corrupt society
Interview with the vampire : the vampire chronicles by Neil Jordan( Visual )

56 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vampire with a conscience, Lestat (Cruise), tells an unbelieving journalist the story of how he lured a young aristocrat (Pitt) into the immortality of the damned
The crying game by Neil Jordan( Visual )

107 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A haunting, humorous and shocking romantic thriller about Irish terrorists, their hostage and the hostage's exotic girlfriend
Michael Collins by Neil Jordan( Visual )

68 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Collins plays a crucial role in the establishment of the Irish Free State in the 1920s, but becomes vilified by those hoping to create a completely independent Irish republic
Underworld : awakening by Måns Mårlind( Visual )

20 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 1,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When human forces discover the existence of the Vampire and Lycan clans, a war to eradicate both species commences. The vampire warrioress Selene leads the battle against humankind
The end of the affair by Edward Dmytryk( Visual )

27 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In England during World War II, an American writer and the bored wife of a British civil servant fall in love. Then she mysteriously ends the affair
Evelyn by Bruce Beresford( Visual )

25 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by a custody case brought before the Irish courts in 1955, Desmond Doyle is a father fighting for the custody of his three children after abandonment by their mother. Due to the Irish law of the time, children could not be raised by one parent in what the courts considered a broken home, thus allowing the Doyle children to be placed in church run orphanages, where neglect and cruelty were not out of the ordinary. Desmond will take his fight to the highest courts to win their freedom
Ondine by Hans Werner Henze( Visual )

16 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Syracuse, a simple fisherman who catches a beautiful and mysterious woman in his trawler nets. The woman seems to be dead, but then she comes alive before Syracuse's eyes and he thinks he may be seeing things. However, with the help of his ailing yet irrepressible daughter, Annie, he comes to believe that the fantastical might be possible and that the woman (Ondine) might be a myth come true
The honorable woman by Hugo Blick( Visual )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and French and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two siblings, Nessa and Ephra Stein, children of a Zionist arms procurer, now run a foundation aiming to reduce the conflict through increasing Palestine's economic prosperity. When Nessa's foundation is about to announce a major business contract with a prominent Palestinian businessman, he is found dead in an apparent suicide. As doubt circles around his cause of death, an international investigation turns into a manhunt
The musketeer by Catherine Deneuve( Visual )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man comes of age and decides to avenge the brutal murder of his parents. In a world threatened by war, and finding he has impressive combat skills, he finds the opportunity he is looking for in the elite fighting force of the infamous Musketeers. After years of disgrace, he reunites the group and brings them back to their previous glory. Along his journey, he helps the Queen of France and finds love
Copenhagen by PBS Hollywood( Visual )

22 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A television adaptation of Michael Frayn's play about the 1941 meeting between Niels Bohr and Werner Heisenberg, longtime friends whose work had opened the way to the atomic bomb, but who found themselves on opposite sides of World War II
Breakfast on Pluto by Neil Jordan( Visual )

40 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As foster kid Patrick 'Kitten' Braden grows up, he leaves behind his small-town life in Ireland for London, where he's reborn as a transvestite cabaret singer in the 1960s and 70s
Blackthorn by Mateo Gil( Visual )

23 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surviving what everyone thought was a fatal ambush in Bolivia, Butch Cassidy (now calling himself James Blackthorn) pines for one last sight of home, an adventure that aligns him with a young robber and makes the duo a target for gangs and lawmen alike
Life is sweet by Mike Leigh( Visual )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and French and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An amusing portrait of a working-class family in a suburb just north of London, an irrepressible mum and dad and their night-and-day twins, a bookish good girl and a sneering lay about. A vivid, lived-in story of ordinary existence, in which even modest dreams (such as the father's desire to open a food truck) carry enormous weight. Perched on the line between humor and melancholy
The reaping by Stephen Hopkins( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and German and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigative scholar Katherine Winter is a debunker of modern 'miracles, ' bringing scientific light to superstition and fraud. But events in Haven, Louisiana, defy even her expertise. There, the 10 Biblical Plagues seem to be recurring. And the more she seeks answers, the more she questions her own beliefs. Katherine must uncover the truth, because the Plagues are counting down and time is running out
The butcher boy by Pat McCabe( Visual )

28 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francie lives with a violent, alcoholic father and a manic depressive, suicidal mother. The pressures on Francie to grow up are immense. When his mother commits suicide and his friend, Joe, goes off to boarding school, Francie sinks ever deeper into paranoia thanks mainly to his nasty neighbour Mrs. Nugent. He begins to have a fantasy where he has visions of the Virgin Mary. After his father dies, Francie becomes more despondent, culminating in the extremely bloody murder of Mrs. Nugent whom he holds responsible for all the wrongs visited upon him. After being arrested, Francie is committed to an asylum in an attempt to cure him
Fear dot com by William Malone( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mad genius has created a live-cam website that determines a person's deepest fear and then 48 hours later that fear becomes a brutal reality. An investigating detective and a city health inspector know the danger of logging into the site, but both are determined to solve the mystery
Prêt-à-porter by Robert Altman( Visual )

17 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of interconnecting stories that expose what goes on at the Paris fashion shows
The Anton Chekhov collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of plays by Chekhov originally produced for television by the BBC
Tara Road by Maeve Binchy( Visual )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marilyn Vine's idyllic life in Connecticut is devastated by the tragic death of her only son, Dale, during his 15th birthday party. 3,000 miles away, Ria Lynch's marriage comes to a stunningly abrupt end in Dublin, Ireland, when husband Danny reveals that he is leaving her for his pregnant mistress, Bernadette. An accidental phone call brings these two otherwise unrelated women together and, in their mutual need for space and time alone, they agree to a two-month house exchange. In swapping homes, both women slowly find healing and strength through new surroundings and the kindness of others and gradually learn to accept the reality of their changed lives
 
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Interview with the vampire : the vampire chronicles
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Rea, Graham.

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