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Kaczmarek, Jan A. P.

Overview
Works: 133 works in 301 publications in 8 languages and 13,905 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Biography  Biographical films  Music 
Roles: Composer, Performer, Creator, 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 Johnny Depp ( Visual )
20 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,896 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
The visitor by Tom McCarthy ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,815 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
Hachi a dog's tale ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The heartwarming true story of a loyal dog named Hachiko. This very special friend would accompany his master to the train station everyday and return each afternoon to greet him after work. Even after his master passed away, he continued to return to the same spot at the station every day for the next nine years to wait for his beloved master. During his daily visits he touched many lives and taught the local people about love, compassion, and above all unyielding loyalty
Get low by Robert Duvall ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Director Aaron Schneider helms this feature drama starring Robert Duvall as Felix Bush, a recluse who has resided in a forest in Tennessee for 40 years. When he hears some of the townspeople talking about another hermit who has recently died, Felix decides to arrange his own 'living funeral', with the assistance of funeral director Frank Quinn (Bill Murray). Felix hopes the event will enable him to clear up the rumours that have been spread over the years and, perhaps, he will finally reveal what led him to shut himself off from the world
Unfaithful by Adrian Lyne ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a chance encounter with a sexy stranger erupts into a full-blown affair, passion becomes obsession, and the true price of betrayal takes a shattering toll
City Island by Raymond DeFelitta ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,033 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
The courageous heart of Irena Sendler ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 476 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 by Max Färberböck ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in German and English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on a true story, Aimée & Jaguar is an unforgettable film about love, passion, and the triumph of the human spirit. In the darkest days of World War II, while the Allies are bombing Berlin and the Gestapo is puring the capital of Jews, a dangerous love affair blossoms between two women
Horsemen ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 354 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 )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 342 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
Soldier's girl ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 330 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
Edges of the Lord by Yurek Bogayevicz ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 292 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
Finding Neverland original motion picture soundtrack by Jan A. P Kaczmarek ( Recording )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Total eclipse by Agnieszka Holland ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 175 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 )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 170 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
Get low original motion picture soundtrack by Jan A. P Kaczmarek ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2010 in 3 languages and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quo vadis by Mervyn LeRoy ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 91 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
Passchendaele by Paul Gross ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 88 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
Bliss ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 46 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
Unfaithful original motion picture soundtrack by Jan A. P Kaczmarek ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Jan Kaczmarek
Kaczmarek, Jan A.
Kaczmarek, Jan A. 1953-
Kaczmarek, Jan A. P., 1953-
Kaczmarek, Jan Andrzej Paweł.
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Kaczmarek, Jan (kompozytor).
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