WorldCat Identities

Clark, James 1931-2016

Works: 67 works in 187 publications in 6 languages and 13,290 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  War films  Detective and mystery films  Action and adventure films  Spy films  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Film editor, edm, Director, Editor, Actor, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about James Clark
Most widely held works by James Clark
The Mission by Roland Joffé( Visual )

21 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,719 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 killing fields by Roland Joffé( Visual )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dith Pran is an aide, translator and friend of journalists who are 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
Vera Drake by Mike Leigh( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and Turkish and held by 1,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abortionist Vera Drake finds her beliefs and practices clash with the mores of 1950s Britain
Happy-go-lucky by Mike Leigh( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 1,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poppy is an irrepressibly cheerful primary-school teacher who won't let anyone or anything get her down. Even when her bicycle ... is stolen, her first thought is only: "I didn't even get a chance to say goodbye." ... Determined to learn to drive, she finds herself matched up with Scott, an uptight driving instructor who is everything she is not
City by the Sea by Michael Caton-Jones( Visual )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arresting killers is Manhattan detective LaMarca's job. This time is different, the fugitive suspect LaMarca is tracking ends up being his own son. LaMarca must bring the accused to justice. But as a father, he must put his job on the line to find a way to save his own son
Charade by Stanley Donen( Visual )

13 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trio of crooks relentlessly pursues a young American through Paris for the fortune her dead husband stole from them. The only person she can trust is a sauve, mysterious stranger
Nell by Michael Apted( Visual )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The backwoods of North Carolina is where Nell lives, all alone. She has her own form of language and no idea of a world beyond her small plot of land. When civilization enters her life, Nell's life will never be the same again
The gathering storm by Richard Loncraine( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the mid-1930's the great politician and orator Winston Churchill was out of favor with the English people and struggling to make his voice heard. Wrestling with his personal demons, a lonely but defiant Churchill attempts to warn the world of the impending threat from Hitler's Germany
The innocents by Jack Clayton( Visual )

12 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in English and German and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in nineteenth-century England, this gothic ghost story centers around a governess taking care of two orphans in a foreboding Victorian mansion. As eerie apparitions appear and the children's behavior becomes strange, the governess begins to wonder about the fate of the previous governess and her sadistic lover. Could it be that their restless spirits are trying to corrupt the innocence of the children, or is this 'haunting' a product of her own fears and imagination?"--Container
Darling by John Schlesinger( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A London photographer's model proceeds from an immature marriage into a series of shady affairs--first with a television talker, then with a slick promotion man, and ultimately in a palazzo as the loveless wife of an Italian prince. After becoming a prisoner of her own success through these disastrous affairs, she realizes the awful price she has paid for happiness. This is a slashing social satire and a devastating spoof of the television-advertising age
The day of the locust by John Schlesinger( Visual )

2 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the seamy underside of Hollywood in the 1930's as seen by an impressionable young screenwriter from Yale
The world is not enough by Michael Apted( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agent 007 is the world's only hope against Renard, a high-tech terrorist with a most unusual and deadly characteristic: a brain-lodged bullet that renders him impervious to pain
The innocents( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deborah Kerr stars as an emotionally fragile governess who comes to suspect that there is something very, very wrong with her precocious new charges. A psychosexually intensified adaptation of Henry James's classic The Turn of the Screw, co-written by Truman Capote (In Cold Blood) and directed by Jack Clayton (Room at the Top)
The grass is greener by Stanley Donen( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jealous English earl (Grant) who wants to keep his beautiful wife (Kerr) first tries suave trickery but finally resorts to a duel with pistols
The trench by Daniel Craig( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

France, July 1916. Amidst the heat and stench of the front lines, a group of young men - boys, really - nervously await the signal that will send them straight into Hell. This tense, wartime drama takes place in the hours leading up to the catastrophic Battle of the Somme, when British soldiers rushed the German army
Memphis Belle by Michael Caton-Jones( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story about the famous plane of World War II, the Flying Fortress, Memphis Belle is about the crew of one of the B-17s flying their last mission before they can go home to a hero's welcome
Copycat by Jon Amiel( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helen Hudson is a psychiatrist who specializes in serial killers. She suffers from agoraphobia and her only link to the outside world is her computer. A serial killer who copies the methods of famous serial killers sends her threatening messages on-line. Holly Hunter plays a police officer who is on the trail of the killer. Together they try to identify him and, hopefully, dispatch him
This boy's life : a true story by Tobias Wolff( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in English and German and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caroline just wants to settle down in one place, find a decent guy, and provide a better home for her handful of a son, Toby. When she moves to Seattle and meets Dwight, she thinks she's got it made. Toby, however, feels differently after spending time with Dwight while away from Caroline. Dwight seems to want to mold Toby into a better person, but to do so he emotionally, verbally, and physically abuses the kid. The marriage proceeds, and soon Caroline, too, recognizes Dwight's need to dominate everyone around him
Agatha by Jacques Malaterre( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This tantalizing tale posits what may have happened to the famed writer during her real-life 11-day disappearance in 1926. The world doesn't know and Dame Agatha never told
Meryl Streep collection : America's greatest actress in three films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The house of the spirits: Esteban works hard and eventually gets enough money to buy a hacienda and become a local patriarch. He becomes very conservative and is feared by his workers. A hauntingly romantic epic tale spanning three generations of the Trueba family. At its core is the stormy, yet passionate relationship between the supernaturally gifted Clara and her controlling husband Esteban, who resists change both politically and personally
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The Mission
Happy-go-luckyCharadeDarlingThe day of the locustThe trenchCopycatThis boy's life : a true story
Alternative Names
Clark, James 1931-

Clark, James 1931-2016

Clark, Jim.

Clark, Jim 1931-

Clark, Jim 1931-2016

Jim Clark brit vágó

Jim Clark britischer Filmeditor und Filmregisseur

Jim Clark britischer Filmeditor und Regisseur

Jim Clark Brits filmeditor

Jim Clark Brits filmeditor en filmregisseur

Jim Clark cinéaste

Jim Clark montatore e regista britannico

Джим Кларк

Ջիմ Կլարկ

ג'ים קלארק

جیم کلارک تدوینگر بریتانیایی

ジム・クラーク イギリスの編集技師

吉姆·克拉克 (剪接師)

吉姆·克拉克 (剪辑师)

吉姆·克拉克 (電影剪輯)