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Ryan, Thomas Jay

Overview
Works: 48 works in 99 publications in 3 languages and 3,656 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Documentary films  Historical drama  Juvenile works  Biographical television programs  Film adaptations  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2.E84, 791.4372
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Publications about Thomas Jay Ryan
Publications by Thomas Jay Ryan
Most widely held works about Thomas Jay Ryan
 
Most widely held works by Thomas Jay Ryan
The legend of Bagger Vance by Matt Damon( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1,286 libraries worldwide
The protagonist of this metaphysical fable is Rannulph Junah, Southern aristocrat and World War I hero. In a tournament in Savannah, he defeats two golf pros by following the teachings of his guru, Bagger Vance, a black mystic serving as his caddie
Degas and the dancer by Heather Conkie( visu )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 565 libraries worldwide
In 1874 Paris, painter Edgar Degas is struggling with debt after his father's death. He takes a job illustrating a small book on opera and becomes inspired by a young ballerina named Marie
Strange culture ( visu )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 412 libraries worldwide
Steve Kurtz's nightmare began on May 11, 2004, when he awoke to find his wife dead of heart failure. Police responding to his distressed 911 call became suspicious of biological equipment in his house and contacted the FBI. Only hours after his wife's tragic death, he found himself detained as a suspected "bioterrorist," as dozens of federal agents in Hazmat suites scoured his home, seizing his art materials, computers, manuscripts, books, his cat, and even his wife's body. This film is a docudrama, i.e., a combination of interviews, documentary footage, and reconstructed scenes using actors about those events
Henry Fool by Ha tuo( visu )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 398 libraries worldwide
Simon Grim, a nerdy young sanitation worker who lives in Queens with his depressed mother and promiscuous sister, turns out to be a brilliant poet and an overnight literary sensation, after being encouraged to write down his ideas by Henry Fool, a boozy pseudo-intellectual who rents the Grim family basement
Mary Cassatt : American impressionist by Richard Mozer( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 291 libraries worldwide
A visit to Paris gives a self-centered teenager a lesson in art, life, and love
Fay Grim ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 290 libraries worldwide
When the CIA asks Fay to travel to Paris to retrieve notebooks that belonged to her fugitive ex-husband, her mission turns into a sprawling con-game in a world of international espionage
Burn Country ( visu )
1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
An exiled Afghan journalist moves to Northern California. When he tries to rise above his menial job on a police blotter by covering a local crime, he's drawn into a world of violence
Teknolust by Lynn Hershman-Leeson( visu )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Rosetta isn't just creating the perfect woman, she's creating three. She has downloaded her DNA into the Self Replicating Automatons. To survive they need the male Y chromosome, found only in sperm. Now the cyborgs have to get out into the world and feed
The book of life by Hal Hartley( visu )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 70 libraries worldwide
In this dark comedy about the Apocalypse, Jesus (Martin Donovan) arrives at JFK Airport with his assistant, Magdalena (P.J. Harvey). He transfers the "Book of Life" to computer disk and battles the Devil (Thomas Jay Ryan) for human souls, with second thoughts about whether these lives are worth saving
The attic ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
About a month after Emma Callan and her family move into their seemingly picture-perfect Victorian home, Emma starts to have ghastly visions of a girl who appears to be her twin but is pure evil. Since no one else has seen this demonic double, Emma is faced with two terrifying prospects: either she's going insane or she's actually being haunted by a malevolent spirit determined to destroy anyone who dares to delve into the dark mysteries of the attic
Dischord ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
At the height of her success, alternative rock star Gypsy, puts down her violin and walks away from her career. She retreats with her husband, Lucian, to the desolation of Cape Cod in winter. There, Lucian tries to support Gypsy in her quest for renewal and peace. Their solitude is cut short when Lucian's brother Jimmy arrives without warning. Unbeknownst to them, Jimmy is seeking a refuge of his own after commiting a horrible murder. A bizarre connection quickly develops between Gypsy and Jimmy
Dischord ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
At the height of her success, alternative rock violinist Gypsy retreats with Lucian, her musician husband, to a wintry Cape Cod . Lucian's troubled brother Jimmy arrives unannounced. Soon, a disturbing tale of obsession unfolds as Gypsy becomes smitten by the charming but demented Jimmy
Strange culture ; Voices of dissent : activism & American democracy ; Outlawed : extraordinary rendition, torture and disappearances in the "War on Terror." ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Three films look at cases where fundamental rights and freedoms have been threatened in post-9/11 America. Strange culture is a docudrama that tells the story of Professor Steve Kurtz, a bio-artist wrongly accused of bio-terrorism, and his fight to clear his name. Voices of dissent explores the creative ways in which American activists have expressed political dissent and exercised their First Amendment rights. Outlawed gives voice to two personal stories of extraordinary rendition--the illegal practice of foreign transport, secret detention, and torture of prisoners--by the U.S. government and its allies in the "War on Terror."
Horror 4 pack ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
The attic: About a month after Emma Callan and her family move into their seemingly picture-perfect Victorian home, Emma starts to have ghastly visions of a girl who appears to be her twin but is pure evil. Since no one else has seen this demonic double, Emma is faced with two terrifying prospects: either she's going insane or she's actually being haunted by a malevolent spirit determined to destroy anyone who dares to delve into the dark mysteries of the attic
Dream boy ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Two men must conceal their homosexual relationship in order to avoid violent backlash from their community
South of heaven ( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
When Roy Coop comes home after his stint in the navy, he is mistaken for his brother by a pair of vaudevillians who are trying to collect a debt. Eight fingers later, Roy is burnt to a crisp, forged by fire into a new man. Roy is dead. Nobody is born, and looking for revenge! Bonus features commentaries and three short films
Ned Rifle ( visu )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
In the closing chapter of director Hal Hartley's trilogy about the fractured Grim family, young son Ned embarks on a quest to kill his father for the enormous grief he's caused the family. But a winsome graduate student interferes with Ned's plans
Dream boy ( visu )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
A sensitive depiction of a love affair between two high-school boys who, despite the odds and tragic circumstances, are destined to be together
El libro de la vida = The book of life ( visu )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 3 libraries worldwide
En el último día del siglo XX, Jesucristo y su ayudante Magdalena aterrizan en Nueva York. A lo largo del día, combatirá con el demonio, se enfrentará a su padre y luchará con él mismo, decidiendo las almas que merecen ser salvadas
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind by Charlie Kaufman( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
When Joel discovers that his girlfriend, Clementine, has had their tumultuous relationship erased from her mind through an experimental scientific procedure, he decides to ease his own pain by getting the same treatment. But, as each memory of Clementine is systematically eliminated, Joel suddenly realizes how much he still loves her and desperately attempts to reverse the process
 
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Alternative Names
Thomas Jay Ryan acteur américain
Thomas Jay Ryan ameerika näitleja
Thomas Jay Ryan Amerikaans acteur
Thomas Jay Ryan amerikāņu aktieris
Thomas Jay Ryan US-amerikanischer Bühnenschauspieler
Thomas Jay Ryan yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä
Τόμας Τζέι Ράιαν
Томас Джей Райан
توماس جی رایان
托馬斯·傑伊·瑞安
Languages
English (64)
Spanish (3)
German (2)
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