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Deakins, Roger A. 1949-

Overview
Works: 272 works in 968 publications in 11 languages and 40,966 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Dark comedy films  Biography  Fiction  History  Humor  Film and video adaptations  Prison films  Parodies, imitations, etc 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Director, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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A beautiful mind by Ron Howard ( Visual )
34 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 4,737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Russel Crowe interprète de façon magistrale le rôle de l'illustre mathématicien John Nash, qui se retrouve mêlé à un mysterieux complot alors que le monde entier s'apprêtait à lui rendre hommage. Désormais, il ne peut compter que sur sa femme, la très dévouée Alicia (Jennifer Connelly) dans cette histoire passionnante qui exalte le courage, la passion et le triomphe
O brother, where art thou? by Joel Coen ( Visual )
60 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 4,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Loosely based on Homer's "Odyssey", three escaped chain gang convicts have to travel home to try and recover buried loot from a bank heist. Along the way they meet up with some strange characters
The Shawshank redemption by Frank Darabont ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 3,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Red" Redding is a lifer who knows the ropes at Maine's Shawshank State Prison. New inmate Andy Dufresne is a quiet banker, unjustly convicted of murder. Andy's indomitable will earns Red's friendship and his resourcefulness brings hope and change to the entire prison. Andy is full of surprises--and he saves his best surprise for last
Intolerable cruelty by Universal Pictures Corporation ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 2,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miles Massey is a high-powered Los Angeles divorce lawyer nearing a midlife crisis. While representing his wealthy client Rex Rexroth, Miles meets his match in Rex's gold-digging wife, Marilyn. He's impressed by her similarly heartless ways of using marriage to fuel an expensive lifestyle, but Miles still manages to defeat her in court. With Marilyn looking to get her revenge and Miles finding himself attracted to her, the two engage in a ruthless romantic pursuit to out-swindle each other
Fargo by Joel Coen ( Visual )
44 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A car salesman sets in motion a complicated series of events when he decides to mastermind the kidnapping of his wife for ransom
Doubt by John Patrick Shanley ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 2,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sestra, ravnateljica katoliške šole St. Nicholas, čuti neizmeren odpor do naprednega farnega duhovnika. Išče napake in prepričana je, da je odkrila največji smrtn igreh, ko sliši, da se farni župnik zanima za temnopoltega dečka. Ker nima pravih dokazov, je dvom edina zanesljiva stvar. Drama je posneta po igri, nagrajeni s Pulitzerjevo nagrado tony
Jarhead by Sam Mendes ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows "Swoff," a third-generation Marine enlistee, from a sobering stint in boot camp to active duty, sporting a sniper's rifle and a hundred-pound ruck on his back through the Middle East deserts. There is no cover from intolerable heat or from the Iraqi soldiers, who are always potentially just over the next horizon. Swoff and his fellow Marines sustain themselves with sardonic humanity and wicked comedy on blazing desert fields in a country they don't understand, against an enemy they can't see, for a cause they don't fully understand. Sergeant Sykes, a Marine lifer, heads up the scout/sniper platoon, while Troy, Swoff's friend and mentor, is a die-hard member of STA - the elite Marine Unit
The village by M. Night Shyamalan ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a quiet, isolated village in old Pennsylvania, there lies a pact between the people of the village and the creatures who reside in the surrounding woods. The townspeople do not enter the woods, and the creatures do not enter the village. The pact stays intact for many years, that is until the headstrong Lucius Hunt seeks medical supplies from neighboring towns beyond the woods. Animal carcasses begin to appear around the village, causing the elders to fear for the safety of the village, the sanctity of the pact, and so much more
The ladykillers by Ethan Coen ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marva Munson is a spry, elderly woman who is looking for a tenant for the spare room in her house. Goldthwait H. Dorr moves in and gains Munson's permission to use the basement for rehearsals with his "medieval music ensemble." Dorr is masterminding the robbery of a riverboat casino, and the fellow musicians in his ensemble are actually the crew he's assembled to pull off the job. Despite their best efforts, Munson finds out about their scheme and Dorr decides the best solution is to silence her permanently
A serious man by Joel Coen ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One ordinary man's quest to become a serious man. Physics professor Larry Gopnik (Stuhlbarg) can't believe his life. His wife is leaving him for his best friend, his unemployed brother won't move off the couch, someone is threatening his career, his kids are a mystery and his neighbor is tormenting him by sunbathing nude. Struggling to make sense of it all, Larry consults three different rabbis and their answers lead him on a twisted journey of faith, family, delinquent behavior, and mortality
Thirteen days by Beacon Productions ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oct. 1962, for thirteen extraordinary days the world stood on the brink of destruction. Krushchev wouldn't back down, President Kennedy wouldn't give in. Inspired by the real-life events that took place in the Kennedy White House. DVD
The man who wasn't there by Joel Coen ( Visual )
24 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a sleepy Northern California town in the 1940s, Ed Crane, a humble barber, suspects that his wife Doris is having an affair with her boss. When a stranger comes into town hinting that there is a fortune to be made in investing in the new invention of dry cleaning, Ed hatches a blackmail scheme he hopes will make him rich and get him some revenge at the same time. His plan goes horribly awry when he accidentally commits a murder for which Doris is blamed, landing her in jail, and Ed at the mercy of big-city lawyer Freddy Riedenschneider
The company men by John Wells ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bobby Walker vive el sueño americano: tiene un gran trabajo, una hermosa familia y un deslumbrante Porsche en el garaje. Cuando la política de reducción de personal le deja a él y a sus compañeros Phil y Gene sin trabajo, los tres hombres se ven obligados a redefinir sus vidas como hombres, como maridos y como padres de familia
Prisoners by Denis Villeneuve ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Keller Dover is facing every parent's worst nightmare. His six-year-old daughter, Anna, is missing, together with her young friend, Joy. The only lead is a dilapidated RV that had been parked on their street. Heading the investigation, Detective Loki arrests its driver but a lack of evidence forces his release. As the police pursue multiple leads, Dover knows his child's life is at stake and decides he must to take matters into his own hands. How far will he go to protect his family?
Barton Fink by Joel Coen ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A trendy playwright is trying to write a simple movie script, but to his misfortune has a bit of writer's block
Kundun by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette :Tibet-1937. Un enfant de deux ans, issu d'une modeste famille de paysans, est reconnu comme la 14 éme réincarnation du Bouddha de la Compassion. Il débute alors une formation au palais du Potala, pour devenir le chef spirituel et politique de son pays : le Dalaï Lama. Décidé à moderniser le Tibet tout en respectant les principes de non- violence, il doit faire face à la menace grandissante de la chine communiste, menée par Mao, et conduire son peuple à travers l'une des périodes les plus critiques de son histoire
Courage under fire by Edward Zwick ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Lt. Colonel Nathaniel Serling is asked to review the posthumous candidacy of the first woman to receive a Medal of Honor, he finds himself plunged into an apparent cover-up surrounding the actions that led to her death. As he struggles to uncover the truth, he also finds himself forced to confront his own tormenting demons
Nineteen eighty-four by Michael Radford ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the novel by George Orwell which is the story of impossible love and tragic betrayal set in the twisted, horrific world of "1984"
The Hudsucker proxy by Joel Coen ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Waring Hudsucker, head of a successful company commits suicide, the board of directors has a plan to make a lot of money, so they decide to appoint a moron to run the company. Mailroom clerk Norville Barnes is exactly what Hudsucker is looking for to be president. They hope that as soon as the stock falls low enough, the director and his friends will buy them up cheaply, take over the company and they will be successful again. However, a tough reporter is suspicious and decides to investigate Hudsucker
Thunderheart by John Fusco ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young, part-Sioux FBI agent is sent to solve a murder on an Indian reservation. There he meets the irreverent local sheriff and the tribe's religious leader, who helps the agent begin to understand his lost heritage. Gradually, he comes to believe that the U.S. government has framed an innocent man, but finds that he and those around him are thrown into danger because of his suspicions
 
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Deakin, Roger 1949-
Deakins, Roger
Deakins, Roger 1949-
Deakins, Roger A.
Deakins, Roger A. 1949-
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English (271)
German (30)
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French (3)
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