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George, Terry

Works: 36 works in 369 publications in 12 languages and 9,574 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Biographical films  War films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biography  Sports films  Comedy films  Historical films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, dir, Performer, Creator, Film editor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Terry George
Publications by Terry George
Most widely held works by Terry George
Hotel Rwanda by Terry George( visu )
120 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 3,722 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Paul Rusesabagina, a five-star-hotel manager who uses his wits and persuasion in striving to save more than 1,200 Tutsis and Hutus from being massacred by the Interahamwe militia during the 1994 Rwandan conflict
Hart's war by Gregory Hoblit( visu )
29 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,316 libraries worldwide
Honor, courage, and sacrifice are revealed in unexpected ways as a ranking U.S. prisoner in a Nazi POW camp is joined in December 1944 by a law-student lieutenant who'd been captured despite his father's powerful military connections. When a black pilot from the famous Tuskeegee airmen is falsely accused of murdering a fellow prisoner, Lt. Hart tries his case and discovers the real motivation behind the ranking officer's kangaroo court
In the name of the father by Jim Sheridan( visu )
86 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 1,228 libraries worldwide
This film depicts the struggle of Gerry Conlan, convicted and sentenced to life imprisoment as one of the 'Guildford Four' after an IRA bomb attack, to prove himself innocent and to clear his father's name
Reservation Road by Qiao zhi( visu )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and German and held by 731 libraries worldwide
Two fathers are forced to live with the same tragedy in two very different ways after an incident that involves them both on the same road
Hotel Rwanda : bringing the true story of an African hero to film by Keir Pearson( Book )
15 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 720 libraries worldwide
The making of the motion picture "Hotel Rwanda."
The boxer by Jim Sheridan( visu )
31 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 393 libraries worldwide
Star-crossed lovers are torn between unquestioning loyalty to tradition and the passion they share. Danny Flynn returns to his Belfast neighbourhood after 14 years in prison to find peace and the woman he loves
A bright shining lie by Terry George( visu )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 386 libraries worldwide
The story of LTC John Paul Vann (Paxton) and his work as a military and civilian advisor in Vietnam over a ten year period (1962-72) until his death in an accidental helicopter crash. As a military advisor, Vann attempted to fight corruption in the Vietnamese army, recognizing the need to build trust among the Vietnamese peasantry. When his recommendations were ignored by the U.S. military, he exposed falsified battle reports and other deceptions to a New York Times reporter, effectively ending his military career. As the war escalated, however, Vann returned to Vietnam as a civilian advisor under Nixon's "Vietnamization" program, ending as the defacto commander of Vietnamese forces in the successful defense of the Central Highlands during the 1972 Easter Offensive. The film also examines Vann's character flaws, the chief of these being his adulterous nature and affairs with Vietnamese women which resulted in a forced marriage to a Vietnamese schoolgirl whom he had gotten pregnant
Some mother's son by Terry George( visu )
15 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 326 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of the 1981 hunger strike in a Britain prison, in which IRA prisoner Bobby Sands led a protest against the treatment of IRA prisoners as criminals rather than as prisoners of the war
Stand off ( visu )
8 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
In a misguided attempt to protect his family and pay back gambling debts to the local mobster, Jimbo robs a fish market, coincidentally owned by the same mobster. On the run, Jimbo is cornered in a local curio shop, where he takes hostage an assortment of colorful characters, including Maguire, who may be his illegitimate father. Surrounded by the police, the SAS, and the mobster's crew, the young man must find a way out of his precarious predicament with the help of his oddball captives
Never again, again, again... : genocide: Armenia, The Holocaust, Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Darfur by Lane H Montgomery( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
A photographic essay with text on the six major genocides of the 20th and 21st centuries: Armenia, the Holocaust, Cambodia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Rwanda and Darfur. More than a chronicle of dates and death tolls, it gives a personal history of victims, perpetrators and consequences. With texts by Terry George, Dr. Richard Hovannisian, James Rosenthal, Chuck Sudetic and Ruth Messinger
Some mother's son : the screenplay by Terry George( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Bandits Hart's war ; The siege ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Bandits: After busting out of jail and on the run, 2 bank robbers devise the perfect crime with imperfect partners. Not wanting to hurt anyone during their robberies, they go to the homes of bank personnel and end up staying the night with the families so that they can all go to the bank in the morning, hence becoming the "sleepover bandits."
Hotel Rwanda : una storia vera ( visu )
5 editions published in 2005 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 23 libraries worldwide
In Ruanda,all'inizio degli anni '90, un milione di Tutsi è stato letteralmente massacrato dai rivali Hutu senza che la comunità internazionale facesse nulla, se non lasciare a poche forze dell'Onu il compito di un'interdizione di scarsa efficacia. Paul Rusebagina, un africano direttore di un Hotel della catena Sabena, riusci' a salvare piu' di 1200 persone grazie al coraggio personale e a un altruismo che gli impediva di veder morire la gente senza far nulla. (Farinotti)
En el nombre del padre by Gerry Conlon( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Press kit includes an immediate release letter, a listing of cast and credits and production information
Hotel Rwanda la matanza : una historia real ( visu )
3 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
"En 1994, Rwuanda se encuentra sumida en una sangrienta crisis. La paz que las tribus de los Hutus y los Tutsis estaban por firmar se ve quebrantada por el asesinato del presidente. Ahora, los soldados hutus han amenazado con acabarcon todos los tutsis. Mientras el mundo occidental se debate entre ayudar o no a la nación africana, Paul, gerente de un hotel de lujo, se da a la tarea de proteger a su familia y a todo aquel que llegue al hotel para salvar su vida. ¿Puede un simple hombre hacer una diferencia ante acontecimientos tan devastadores?."--Envase
Whole Lotta Sole Raubfischen in Belfast ( visu )
4 editions published in 2013 in 4 languages and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Jimbo, para proteger a su familia y pagar las deudas que ha contraído con un mafioso, atraca un mercado. En la huida, toma un rehén. Rodeados por la Policía y la Guardia británica, ambos deciden tramar un plan para salvar sus vidas
Some mother's son original motion picture soundtrack by Bill Whelan( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1996 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Hart's war : screenplay by Billy Ray( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The boxer : [screenplay] by Jim Sheridan( Book )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Hotel Rwanda (2004) shooting script by Keir Pearson( file )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Terry George nordirischer Regisseur und Drehbuchautor
Terry George regista e sceneggiatore irlandese
Terry George scenarioschrijver uit Noord-Ierland
Тери Джордж
Терри Джордж
تری جرج
টেরি জর্জ
조지, 테리 1952-
English (232)
Spanish (32)
German (21)
French (19)
Multiple languages (19)
Italian (8)
Chinese (2)
Turkish (2)
Portuguese (1)
Arabic (1)
Polish (1)
Catalan (1)
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