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Kaczmarek, Jan A. P.

Overview
Works: 159 works in 399 publications in 9 languages and 13,891 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Detective and mystery films  Melodrama  Animal films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Composer, Author, Performer, Musician, Creator, Contributor, Conductor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Jan A. P Kaczmarek
 
Most widely held works by Jan A. P Kaczmarek
Finding Neverland by Marc Forster( Visual )

33 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Well-known playwright James M. Barrie finds his career at a crossroads when his latest play flops and doubters begin to question his future. Then by chance he meets a widow and her four adventurous boys. Together they form a friendship that ignites the imagination needed to produce Barrie's greatest work. Traverses both fantasy and everyday reality, melding the difficulties of adult life with the spellbinding allure and childlike innocence of the boy who never grows up
Hachi : a dog's tale by Lasse Hallstrom( Visual )

18 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tearjerker drama produced by and starring Richard Gere. Based on the true story of Hachiko, a dog in 1920s Tokyo who entered Japanese folklore for his incredible loyalty to his master, the film is a remake of the 1987 film 'Hachiko Monogatari' by Seijiro Koyama. When college professor Parker Wilson (Gere) takes in an abandoned dog, Hachi, an unbreakable bond develops between the pair. At the same time every day, Hachi waits for the professor at the station to welcome him home from work. After the professor dies while away from home, the dog continues to wait at the station for his master for almost a decade
The visitor by Tom McCarthy( Visual )

18 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Vale is a widower who teaches economics at a Connecticut university. He lives alone and is no longer motivated by his work. In New York to present a paper at a conference, he goes to the apartment that he has not visited in some time, but has kept since his wife was alive, only to discover a young couple living there. Despite their great cultural differences, Walter befriends Tarek, a Syrian citizen and drummer, and gradually builds a friendship with Esi, his girlfriend from Senegal. One day, when returning from Central Park with Walter, Tarek is arrested for jumping a stuck subway turnstile, despite the fact that he had paid. The police discover he does not have legal papers and transfer him to an immigrant detention center in Queens. Feeling responsible for and connected to Tarek, Walter decides to stay in New York to help and support him. Not hearing from her son, Tarek's mother arrives from Michigan to find out why, and she and Walter support one another while they attempt to free Tarek
Get low by Robert Duvall( Visual )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the past 40 years, Felix Bush has been a hermit, living alone on the outskirts of town. He's the stuff of legend--a frightening eccentric whose secluded home is where little boys test their courage by throwing rocks through the dangerous man's windows. When he hears an old friend has died, he makes a rare visit to town to meet with undertaker Frank Quinn to explain how he wants to "get low." He plans his burial plot, his stone, his farewell sendoff, and even the designated speaker. He intends this all to happen now, while he's still alive and can enjoy getting the value for his money. Quinn's young assistant Buddy isn't so sure about all this. Felix's past is a bit mysterious, but his desire for the party may have something to do with a long-ago romance with Mattie Darrow, who is now a widow, and has returned home. Is Mattie the reason Felix has been punishing himself all these years?
City Island by Raymond DeFelitta( Visual )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vince Rizzo is a lifelong resident of the tiny, tradition-steeped Bronx enclave of City Island. A family man who makes his living as a corrections officer, Vince longs to become an actor. Vince would rather let his wife believe his weekly poker games are a cover for an affair than admit he is secretly taking acting classes in Manhattan. When Vince is asked to reveal his biggest secret in class, he inadvertently sets off a chaotic chain of events that turns his mundane suburban life upside down
Unfaithful by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and French and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Connie Sumner lives in the New York City suburbs with a loving husband and wonderful child but longs for more; she begins an affair with a mysterious young man and soon her husband senses that she is hiding something from him and takes matters into his own hands
The courageous heart of Irena Sendler( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a social worker, Irena had access to the Warsaw Ghetto, making it possible for her to rescue the daughter of a Jewish friend and safely hide the young girl with a Catholic family. Realizing that thousands of children were still in danger, Irena recruited sympathetic friends and co-workers to smuggle children out and place them in safe homes, farms and convents. At great personal risk, she devised extraordinary schemes to sneak the children by Nazi guards, bringing them out in ambulances, suitcases and even wheelbarrows
Aimée & Jaguar( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in German and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II in the Battle of Berlin, two women find each other. One is single, Jaguar; the other, Aimée, is unhappily married and mother to four sons. In war-torn Germany it was not safe to be Jewish; it was just as unsafe to be a lesbian. Trouble results when Aimée's husband, who is a German soldier, finds out about his wife's relationship to Jaguar
Horsemen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of his wife, a hardened police detective grows increasingly distant from his two young sons at home, while at work he is thrust into an investigation of perverse serial killings rooted in the Biblical prophecy of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse
Lost souls by Janusz Kamiński( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For 2000 years, he has feasted on pain, sown the seeds of chaos ... and waited. But now, the Devil will take human form and plunge humanity into eternal darkness-- unless one woman can stop him. Maya Larkin (Ryder) must race against time and all the forces of evil to convince a born skeptic (Chaplin) that he's the unwitting, chosen pawn in a shocking Satanic conspiracy that will end the world as we know it
Edges of the Lord by Yurek Bogayevicz( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romek is a Jewish boy from Krakow hiding out with a rural Catholic family in Poland in 1943. Romek soons finds himself in an ackward position with the other children of the village, who don't know whether to view the newcomer as a friend or rival. In a catechism class taught by a local priest, Ramek meets Marka, a local thirteen-year-old whose romantic interest sparks some twists that include betrayal, murder, and revenge with religious overtones
Soldier's girl( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of 21-year-old Army private Barry Winchell who falls in love with a trans-genered night club singer. Barry ignites the jealous fury of his homophobic brothers-in-arms, particularly his roommate Justin, an anti-social misfit
Finding Neverland : original motion picture soundtrack by Jan A. P Kaczmarek( Recording )

19 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Total eclipse by Agnieszka Holland( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and German and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In September 1871, Paul Verlaine, a poet, young but already established in Paris, received a letter from the provinces containing eight extraordinary poems by one Arthur Rimbaud. He wrote back at once, saying: "My dear great soul, come to us, you are summoned, you are expected." What follows is their story directly taken from their letters and poetry. While Verlaine was a great poet, Rimbaud was a genius, a revolutionary. His poems from age sixteen to the age of nineteen forever changed the face of modern poetry. Together, these two men feed each other's insatiable hunger for life and love, trying desperately to straddle the lines between knowledge and self-destruction, creativity and delusion
Shot in the heart( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Its January 1977 and Gary Gilmore is about to become the first convicted murderer to be executed in a decade. Gary's youngest brother, Mikal, can help prevent the execution, but first he has to get to know the brother he barely remembers. Born of a brutal father, raised in a family haunted by death, religion and superstition, the brothers discover their shared past
Passchendaele( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Sergeant Michael Dunne is wounded in battle during World War I, he is sent home to Calgary, Aberta. While recovering from his injuries, he becomes enamored with Sarah Mann, a beautiful young nurse. Sarah's brother, David, desperately wants to follow in Michael's heroic footsteps in order to impress his girlfriend's father, but he is not able to enlist because of his asthma. When strings are pulled and David is allowed to join the ranks, Michael finds himself fighting for the safety of the young man, for the heart of his true love, and for his own survival
Get low : original motion picture soundtrack( Recording )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quo vadis. : Jerzy Kawalerowicz's film by Jerzy Kawalerowicz( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the tale of love between a Roman Patrician and a Christian daughter of a Barbarian Commander set in Ancient Rome at the time of the Great Fires, Nero's tyranny and the persecution of Christians
Soldier's girl( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of 21-year-old Army private Barry Winchell who falls in love with a trans-gendered night club singer. Barry ignites the jealous fury of his homophobic brothers-in-arms, particularly his roommate Justin, an anti-social misfit
Bliss( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On his wedding day, Joseph (Craig Sheffer) nervously admits that his wife (Sheryl Lee) is not quite like other women. But his beautiful bride is more than just the "impulsive, compulsive, obssevie" woman he thinks he knows. And when Joseph discovers she is hiding troubling secrets, it sends them both on a sexual odyssey that will either destroy or redeem their relationship"--Container
 
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Hachi : a dog's tale
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Jan A. P. Kaczmarek compositeur polonais

Jan A. P. Kaczmarek Polish composer

Jan A. P. Kaczmarek polnischer Komponist

Jan A. P. Kaczmarek Pools componist

Jan Andrzej Paweł Kaczmarek compositore polacco

Jan Kaczmarek

Jan Kaczmarek polsk komponist

Jan Kaczmarek polsk kompositör

Kačmarek, Jan A. P. 1953-

Kaczmarek, Jan

Kaczmarek, Jan A.

Kaczmarek, Jan A. 1953-

Kaczmarek, Jan A.P. 1953-

Kaczmarek, Jan Andrzej Paweł.

Kaczmarek, Jan Andrzej Paweł 1953-

Качмарек, Ян

Ян Качмарек

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یان کاچماریک آهنگساز لهستانی

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