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Jones, Kirk 1964-

Overview
Works: 49 works in 265 publications in 6 languages and 9,337 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Film adaptations  Instructional films  Nonfiction films  Fantasy films  Children's films  Crime films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Director, Actor, Author, fmd, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Kirk Jones
Publications by Kirk Jones
Most widely held works by Kirk Jones
My big fat Greek wedding 2 ( visu )
17 editions published in 2016 in English and German and held by 1,704 libraries worldwide
In this sequel to the highly successful 2002 motion picture, surprise: a hitherto unmentioned Portokalos family secret is sufficiently likelihood-bending as to force the previous film's characters out of large-screen retirement and back into our hearts for another big and fat Greek wedding
What to expect when you're expecting by Cameron Diaz( visu )
27 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,579 libraries worldwide
A look at love through the eyes of five interconnected couples experiencing the thrills and surprises of having a baby, and ultimately coming to understand the universal truth that no matter what you plan for, life doesn't always deliver what's expected
Nanny McPhee ; Nanny McPhee Returns ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
Nanny McPhee Returns: When Nanny McPhee appears at the farmhouse door of a busy young mother Isabel Green, she discovers that Mrs. Green's children are in an all-out household war with their two spoiled city cousins. Relying on everything from a flying motorcycle and a statue that comes to life to a tree-climbing piglet and an elephant that turns up in the oddest places, Nanny McPhee uses her magic to show the children five valuable lessons, the most important of which is how to get along
Changing the game ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
An epic tale about a supremely intelligent young African-American male who rises from the ferocious and oppressive streets of North Philadelphia to become a shining star in the lucrative world of high finance at Wall Street's most prestigious firm. However, he soon finds that the white-collar world is filled with crime and death just like the drug-filled hood he left behind
Stanno tutti bene = Everybody's fine by Robert De Niro( visu )
21 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 82 libraries worldwide
When Frank Goode's grown children cancel a family reunion, the recent widower sets off on a cross-country journey to reconnect with each of them. A family separated by physical and emotional distance finds a way to come together
Waking Ned Devine by Kirk Jones( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
When Ned Devine dies from shock after winning the lottery, two longtime friends, Michael and Jackie, discover the body and agree Ned would want them to benefit from his good luck. They embark upon an outrageous scheme to claim the ticket, but first they have to get all the townsfolk to go along with their plan
Nanny McPhee by Kirk Jones( visu )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 24 libraries worldwide
A dark and witty fable about a person of unsettling appearance and magical powers who enters the household of the recently widowed Mr. Brown and attempts to tame his seven exceedingly ill-behaved children. The children have managed to drive away 17 previous nannies but as Nanny McPhee takes control, they begin to notice that their vile behaviour now leads swiftly and magically to rather startling consequences
Waking Ned by Wendy Holden( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
When a lottery winner dies of shock, his fellow townsfolk attempt to claim the money
My big fat Greek wedding. Le mariage de l'année ( visu )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
The long-awaited follow-up to the highest-grossing romantic comedy of all time. The film reveals a Portokalos family secret that will bring the beloved characters back together for an even bigger and Greeker wedding
Svegliati Ned ( visu )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 10 libraries worldwide
When Ned Devine dies from shock of winning the lottery, two old codgers enlist the help of the whole village in defrauding the lottery to claim the prize
Che cosa aspettarsi quando si aspetta ( visu )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Entusiasti di metter su famiglia, Jules, esperta di fitness in un famoso programma televisivo, ed il suo compagno Evan, ballerino di successo, devono riuscire a conciliare le loro brillanti carriere con le problematiche della gravidanza. Wendy, titolare di una boutique, è costretta a rivedere le sue idee sulla maternità e tenere a bada i suoi ormoni impazziti per la gravidanza, mentre suo marito Gary è in piena lotta e competizione con suo padre, anche lui in attesa di due gemelli dalla giovane moglie Skyler. La fotografa Holly e suo marito Alex sono invece alle prese con il desiderio dell'adozione di un bambino, anche se lui non sembra esserne pienamente convinto: per questo frequenta un gruppo di supporto per neo-papà dove viene adeguatamente istruito. Rosi e Marco, chef di food trucks rivali, hanno un dilemma: Cosa fare quando un figlio arriva prima del primo appuntamento? (LaFeltrinelli)
Comment prévoir l'imprévisible ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 7 libraries worldwide
A look at love through the eyes of five interconnected couples experiencing the thrills and surprises of having a baby, and ultimately coming to understand the universal truth that no matter what you plan for, life doesn't always deliver what's expected
Painting a Province ( visu )
4 editions published between 1962 and 1991 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Shows the work of contemporary artists who express new concepts and ideas as they paint New Brunswick's rugged coasts, peaceful farms, and burgeoning towns. Includes work of artists Alex Colville, Jack Humphrey, Millar Brittain, Fred Rose, sculptor Claude Roussel, and artist-teacher Lawren Harris. Points out that the paintings of the contemporary artists and of artists of the past illustrate how closely linked to their own soil and history is the artistic expression of each new generation
Crafts of my province ( visu )
3 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
"A visit to New Brunswick craftsmen, such as potters Kjeld and Erica Deichmann. They demonstrate all stages from potter's wheel to kiln. Shown also are the hand-looming of woollens and the designing of jewellery from native stones and silver."--Container
Nanny McPhee ; Peter Pan ( visu )
2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Peter Pan: Join the boy who wouldn't grow up and Wendy, the girl who is told she has to, in their adventure against Captain Hook and his pirate crew
La niñera mágica ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Despertando a Ned = Waking Ned devine ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in Multiple languages and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Kirk Jones britischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor
Kirk Jones filmmaker
Kirk Jones regista e sceneggiatore britannico
Κερκ Τζόουνς
Джонс, Кирк
Кърк Джоунс
کرک جونز فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان بریتانیایی
カーク・ジョーンズ
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