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Leigh, Jennifer Jason 1962-

Overview
Works: 213 works in 823 publications in 7 languages and 23,877 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Gangster films  Coming-of-age films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Romantic comedy films  Fiction  Science fiction films 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Director, Author of screenplay, Narrator, Performer, Singer, Author, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Jennifer Jason Leigh
Publications by Jennifer Jason Leigh
Most widely held works about Jennifer Jason Leigh
 
Most widely held works by Jennifer Jason Leigh
Road to Perdition by Sam Mendes( visu )
41 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,771 libraries worldwide
Mike Sullivan is a mob hitman and a loving, devoted father. When his son witnesses a killing, another hitman is sent to kill Mike and his family. With his wife and one son dead, Mike and his other son are out for revenge. Set in Depression-era Chicago. Includes deleted scenes, commentary, trailers, and more
Fast times at Ridgemont High by Amy Heckerling( visu )
19 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in English and held by 1,763 libraries worldwide
A comedy that chronicles the trials and tribulations of several high school students
The spectacular now by Tim Tharp( visu )
5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,162 libraries worldwide
While teenager Aimee dreams of the future, Sutter lives in the now, and yet somehow, they're drawn together. What starts as an unlikely romance becomes a sharp-eyed, straight-up snapshot of the heady confusion and haunting passion of youth
Greenberg by Noah Baumbach( visu )
20 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,136 libraries worldwide
Roger Greenberg is single, fortyish and deliberately doing nothing. In search of a place to restart his life, he agrees to housesit for his brother in LA and tries to reconnect with his former bandmate and successful ex-girlfriend. But old friends aren't necessarily still best friends, and Greenberg soon finds himself forging a connection with his brother's personal assistant, Florence. Greenberg has come to realize that he may at last have found a reason to be happy
Synecdoche, New York by Charlie Kaufman( visu )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,121 libraries worldwide
Feeling his life is going nowhere, theatrical director Caden Cotard starts a new play taking place in a mock-up of New York City in a Manhattan warehouse, and as he becomes more deeply immersed in his masterpiece, reality and the world of the play become blurred
The Hudsucker proxy by Joel Coen( visu )
17 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and German and held by 984 libraries worldwide
Mailroom clerk Norville Barnes is a rube, a schmoe, a grade-A ding-dong -- precisely what Hudsucker Industries is looking for in a president! With him at the top, the stock will hit bottom ... and the fat cats on the board can snap up controlling interest
Margot at the wedding by noah baumbach ( '09 ) movie( visu )
16 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 978 libraries worldwide
Relationships are tested and family secrets are exposed after Margot decides to visit her newly engaged sister and her less-than-impressive fiance on the eve of their wedding
Short cuts by Robert Altman( visu )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in Italian and English and held by 933 libraries worldwide
A look at human life and American culture with over 20 characters' lives interweaving
The machinist by Brad Anderson( visu )
48 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 903 libraries worldwide
Trevor Reznik hasn't slept in a year. The shocking deterioration of his physical and mental health has made his every waking moment an unrelenting state of confusion, paranoia, guilt, anxiety and terror. His only solace from this living nightmare comes from an affectionate prostitute. When cryptic notes turn up mysteriously in his apartment and hallucinations of a co-worker that no one else sees causes a gruesome machine shop injury, he embarks on a journey to find out whether there is an elaborate plot to drive him mad or his fatigue has simply robbed him of reason
In the cut by Jane Campion( visu )
18 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 758 libraries worldwide
A lonely young woman in New York City gets tangled up in a murder investigation when a severed head is found in her garden. When she becomes involved with the homicide detective on the case, she realizes that the prime suspect may be closer than she likes to think
Washington Square by Henry James( visu )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and German and held by 732 libraries worldwide
Catherine Sloper (Jennifer Jason Leigh), favored by neither beauty nor brilliance, is a wallflower of another age. the daughter of a wealthy and distinguished physician (Albert Finney), she has forever been the victim of her father's callous remarks that she possesses none of her deceased mother's loveliness, charm or finesse. Under her father's oppression, Catherine is a shy and awkward young woman tottering into spinsterhood - until she is suddenly and tempestuously courted by the smooth and dashing wastrel, Morris Townsend (Ben Chaplin), with whom she falls wildly and completely in love. Catherine is also heir to an imposing fortune which leads her father to be highly suspicious of Morris' intentions. Encouraged by her incurably romantic and sympathetic Aunt Lavinia (Maggie Smith), Catherine is convinced that Morris loves her for herself alone. He is the first man to court her and she flies to him in perfect trust. When Morris asks for Catherine's hand, Dr. Sloper, replete with wealth and arrogance, is determined to convince his daughter that the only reason why a man of Townsend's exceptional comeliness and youthful charm could possibly be interested in her would be for her fortune. Thus, Catherine is forced to make a fateful choice that will affect her happiness - and the rest of her life
Backdraft by Ron Howard( visu )
23 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 713 libraries worldwide
Two Chicago firefighter brothers who don't get along have to work together while a dangerous arsonist is on the loose
The jacket by Yue han mei bu li( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 646 libraries worldwide
A Gulf War veteran has returned home with amnesia only to be convicted of a murder he didn't commit. While in an institution for the criminally insane he is put on a heavy course of experimental drugs and restrained in a jacket-like device and locked away in a body drawer of the basement morgue. The process mysteriously transports him to the future where he hopes to make changes that can alter the course of history
Welcome to me ( visu )
7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 593 libraries worldwide
A year in the life of Alice Klieg, a woman with Borderline Personality Disorder who wins Mega-millions, quits her meds and buys her own talk show
Existenz by David Cronenberg( visu )
41 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 560 libraries worldwide
During a demonstration of a new virtual reality game called eXistenZ, the system's designer is violently attacked. The action explodes as the world's real-life dangers begin to merge with the fantasy of the game
The hateful eight ( visu )
8 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 523 libraries worldwide
A stagecoach hurtles through the wintry Wyoming landscape. Bounty hunter John Ruth and his fugitive Daisy, race towards the town of Red Rock where Ruth, will bring Daisy to justice. Losing their lead on the blizzard, they seek refuge at Minnie's, a stagecoach stopover on a mountain pass. When they arrive at Minnie's, they are greeted not by the proprietor but by four unfamiliar faces. As the storm overtakes the mountainside stopover, our travelers come to learn they may not make it to Red Rock
Hateship loveship ( visu )
6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 501 libraries worldwide
Johanna Parry, a quiet caregiver, starts a new job working for an elderly Mr. McCauley and his teenage granddaughter Sabitha. A cruel trick by Sabitha lands Johanna in an awkward one-way relationship with Ken, Sabitha's estranged father but her newfound ambition and desire gives her courage to transform her awkward doom into real contentment
Mrs. Parker and the vicious circle by Alan Rudolph( visu )
17 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 472 libraries worldwide
Dorothy Parker, a brilliant writer with a razor-sharp tongue, shares a professional but intimate relationship with comic genius Robert Benchley. But when she meets Charlie McArthur, she falls hopelessly in love, a condition even literary genius can't seem to cure
A thousand acres by Jocelyn Moorhouse( visu )
19 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 467 libraries worldwide
Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning best selling novel, "A thousand acres" follows the saga of the Cook family, headed by the indomitable patriarch, Larry Cook. Cook's kingdom is a fertile farm that spans 1000 acres, the the seeds of its destruction are sown when he impulsively decides to distribute it among his three daughters
Kansas City by Robert Altman( visu )
39 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 434 libraries worldwide
Set in 1934 Kansas City. A telegraph operator named Blondie kidnaps Carolyn Stilton, wife of a powerful businessman who commutes to Washington to advise President Roosevelt. Blondie figures she can use Carolyn to gain safe passage for her husband Johnny, who is in the grip of the city's top gangster, a club owner named Seldom Seen. The movie unfolds in the dark streets of the downtown Kansas City night
 
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Dženifer Džejson Li
Dženifere Džeisone Lī
Jason, Jennifer Leigh.
Jason-Leigh, Jennifer
Jason-Leigh, Jennifer 1962-...
Jennifer Jason Leigh actrice américaine
Jennifer Jason Leigh actriz estadounidense
Jennifer Jason Leigh aktorka amerykańska
Jennifer Jason Leigh Amerikaans filmregisseur
Jennifer Jason Leigh Amerikaans filmregisseuse
Jennifer Jason Leigh amerikai színésznő
Jennifer Jason Leigh attrice statunitense
Jennifer Jason Leigh US-amerikanische Schauspielerin
JJL 1962-
JJL (Jennifer Jason Leigh), 1962-
Lee Morrow, Jennifer.
Morrow, Jennifer Lee 1962-
Τζένιφερ Τζέισον Λη Αμερικανίδα ηθοποιός
Дженнифер Джейсон Ли
Дженніфер Джейсон Лі
Џенифер Џејсон Ли
Ջենիֆեր Ջեյսոն Լի
ג'ניפר ג'ייסון לי
جنیفر جیسن لی تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی
جينيفر جيسون لي
ჯენიფერ ჯეისონ ლი
제니퍼 제이슨 리
ジェニファー・ジェイソン・リー
珍妮佛·傑森·李
Languages
English (285)
German (25)
French (20)
Spanish (19)
Italian (9)
Multiple languages (2)
Turkish (1)
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