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Lynn, Jonathan

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My cousin Vinny by 20th Century Fox( visu )
48 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,383 libraries worldwide
Two carefree pals (Macchio and Whitfield) traveling through Alabama are mistakenly arrested, and charged with murder. Fortunately, Vincent Gambini (Pesci) is the cousin of one of them and he is a lawyer. Vinny is a former auto mechanic from Brooklyn who just passed his bar exam after his sixth try and has never been in court. When cousin Vinny arrives with his leather-clad girlfriend (Tomei) to handle his first case, it's a real shock--for both Vinny and the Deep South
Clue by Eileen Brennan( visu )
35 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,386 libraries worldwide
Who killed Mr. Boddy? Was it Colonel Mustard in the study with the gun? Miss Scarlet in the billiard room with the rope? Or was it Wadsworth the butler?
The whole nine yards by Jonathan Lynn( visu )
38 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,158 libraries worldwide
When hit man Jimmy "The Tulip" Tudeski moves to the burb, it creates a change reaction in which everybody wants to off somebody else. A haples dentist finds a way to get on both good and bad sides of "The Tulip"
The Fighting Temptations by Beyoncé( visu )
24 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,061 libraries worldwide
A New York advertising executive (Cuba Gooding, Jr.), who is about to land a big account, has his life shaken up when it becomes known that he has lied about having a college degree. After being fired, his life is further shaken by his debtors. Having to go on the run, he is called back to his southern town roots, when his great aunt dies. At the reading of the will, he learns he has been asked to assume the mantle of choir director of his great aunt's church and if he can get the choir in the Gospel Explosion in Atlanta, he will inherit stock worth $150,000. Unfortunately the choir leaves a lot to be desired and he has to start recruiting. Amongst others, he gets three prisoners to join. More importantly, he gets a "sinner" (Beyonce Knowles) from one of the local night clubs to join. While initially scorned and resisted, nonetheless her voice wins everyone but the hardcore church busybody
The complete Yes minister : the diaries of a cabinet minister by Jonathan Lynn( Book )
58 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 753 libraries worldwide
Gefingeerd dagboek van de Britse Minister van Administratieve Zaken, waarin de hunoristische effecten van zijn strijd tegen de bureaucraten op zijn fictieve departement centraal staan
Wild target by Jonathan Lynn( visu )
25 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 579 libraries worldwide
" ... Rose [is] a free-spirited thief who finds herself in the crosshairs of a world-class assassin named Victor ... But when Victor spares Rose's life, the lonely-hearted hitman sets off an outrageous chain of events that turn both their worlds upside down. Joined by a gun-toting apprentice ..., the unlikely trio teams up to thwart the murderous intentions of Victor's unhappy client"--Container
The distinguished gentleman by Jonathan Lynn( visu )
13 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and Multiple languages and held by 496 libraries worldwide
A small-time con man wins a Congressional seat and uses the perks and power of his new position to con for cash and bamboozle the big bucks without breaking the law
Sgt. Bilko by Jonathan Lynn( visu )
20 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 442 libraries worldwide
Sgt. Ernie Bilko is the leader of a ragtag group of the sorriest soldiers ever to enlist in the armed forces. Instead of training his troops for battle, he passes on his legacy of gambling and shunning responsibility. Times get tough however, when the base is threatened with a shutdown, and a by-the-book adversary, Major Thorn, is intent on taking Bilko's reputation down with it. Now, all bets are on Bilko to drum up his biggest scheme yet to save Fort Baxter and clear his name!
Yes, Prime Minister : the diaries of the Right Hon. James Hacker by Jonathan Lynn( Book )
38 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 442 libraries worldwide
More of the political memoirs of our most popular Prime Minister, James Hacker, giving further insights into the machinations of Westminster and Whitehall. Hacker and Appleby are known across the world and make required reading for all civil servants and politicians since they ridicule not only the British Government but also political memoirs
Trial and error by Bo en si tan sha la( visu )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 429 libraries worldwide
An actor throws his lawyer friend a bachelor party blast that renders his pal unable to appear in court. The actor goes to trial instead, giving the performance of his career while turning the courtroom upside down
Yes, Prime Minister : the complete collection ( visu )
12 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
Caught off-guard by the sudden retirement of the Prime Minister, Sir Humphrey and his civil service allies soon get their house-trained minister, James Hacker, elevated to the top job
Yes, Minister : the complete collection ( visu )
10 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 321 libraries worldwide
The well-meaning Jim Hacker, a newly appointed Cabinet Minister, battles career civil servant Sir Humphrey Appleby
Greedy by Jonathan Lynn( visu )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 253 libraries worldwide
The McTeagues all want to stake a claim in their wealthy uncle's will. But their plans are threatened when he falls for a gorgeous pizza delivery woman
No sale by Patrick Conrad( Book )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
"For Victor Cox, a professor of film history, the Hollywood films noirs of the 1940s and 1950s are more real than his daily life. When his wife is found drowned, Cox is the first murder suspect. He falls in love with a student who looks like the 1920s film star Louise Brooks, but she disappears at a Belgian seaside resort. Smeared in lipstick in their hotel room are the words "No Sale," the same words Elizabeth Taylor wrote on a mirror in Butterfield 8. Subsequently, a series of gruesome killings of young women, all modeled on violent deaths in films that he knows and loves, lead the police back to Cox, who starts to doubt his own sanity and innocence."--Page 4 of cover
Nuns on the run by Eric Idle( visu )
17 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 192 libraries worldwide
Brian Hope and Charlie McManus are a pair of two-bit hoods who decide to go straight, because they are repulsed by the increasing reliance on guns and violence in their line of work. In thrall to vicious gangster Case Casey, the duo determine that their next job will be their last. When a large amount of money is extracted from a gang of Hong Kong drug dealers and it falls into the laps of Brian and Charlie, the two take off with the loot, with the Chinese Triad and Casey in relentless pursuit. When their car runs out of gas in front of a convent, Brian and Charlie run inside and disguise themselves as two nuns. Inside the convent, Brian and Charlie pass themselves off as nuns from a different order, assigned to the convent before leaving the country on missionary work. As the two men enjoy their undercover work with a collection of nubile nuns and coeds, the bad guys close in on them
Yes, Prime Minister by Sydney Lotterby( visu )
26 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
True to the law that says people rise to the level of their incompetence, James Hacker MP, Minister for Administrative Affairs, has ascended to the highest political office in the land. Fortunately for the country, however, his scheming adversary Sir Humphrey Appleby - now Cabinet Secretary - is more than willing to help him steer the unsteady ship of state through the perilous waters of government.--Kanopy
Yes, Prime Minister ( visu )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
As Jim slides down the popularity polls, Sir Humphrey finds himself at the center of a spy scandal. Can the hapless PM and the Machiavellian Mandarin save themselves from public disgrace?--Kanopy
Yes, Prime Minister ( visu )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
As Jim is coached and groomed for a television discussion of his new defense policy, Sir Humphrey is more concerned with what he says than in how he says it.--Kanopy
Yes, Prime Minister ( visu )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
The Government runs into financial crisis just as MPs and top civil servants are due for an increase in pay. Sir Humphrey relies on all his finest skills to push through his own claim.--Kanopy
Yes, Prime Minister ( visu )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Called upon to take action to prevent a Commonwealth country from being taken over by Marxists, Jim has his first clash as Prime Minister with the Foreign Office.--Kanopy
 
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Jonathan Lynn angol filmrendező, forgatókönyvíró, 1943-
Jonathan Lynn attore, regista e sceneggiatore britannico
Jonathan Lynn britischer Schauspieler, Drehbuchautor und Filmregisseur
Jonathan Lynn Brits filmregisseur
Jonathan Lynn İngiliz film yönetmeni
Линн, Джонатан
ג'ונתן לין
לין, ג'ונתן
جاناتان لین فیلمنامه‌نویس، کمدین، بازیگر، و کارگردان بریتانیایی
린, 조나단 1943-
ジョナサン・リン
喬納森·林
乔纳森·林恩
Languages
English (364)
French (12)
Spanish (7)
German (5)
Chinese (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Russian (1)
Italian (1)
Polish (1)
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