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Davies, Jeremy 1969-

Overview
Works: 109 works in 301 publications in 6 languages and 11,963 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Science fiction films  War films  Action and adventure films  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Jeremy Davies
Publications by Jeremy Davies
Most widely held works by Jeremy Davies
Saving Private Ryan by Steven Spielberg( visu )
16 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and German and held by 3,853 libraries worldwide
WWII Army Captain John Miller must take his men behind enemy lines to find Private Ryan, whose three brothers have been killed in combat. Faced with the brutality of war, the men question their orders. Why are eight men risking their lives to save just one? Each man searches for his own answer and the strength to triumph over an uncertain future with honor, decency and courage
Solaris by Andreĭ Arsenʹevich Tarkovskiĭ( visu )
15 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,326 libraries worldwide
On a space station orbiting the mysterious planet Solaris, terrified crew members are experiencing a host of strange phenomena, including eerie visitors who seem all too human
Rescue dawn by Werner Herzog( visu )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,263 libraries worldwide
When U.S. fighter pilot Dieter Dengler escapes death after being shot down over one of the most intense front lines in the Vietnam War, his troubles were just beginning. He is taken captive by the Vietnamese Army and is forced to endure a harrowing stint in a Vietnamese prison camp. Dengler and a small band of his fellow captives stage a death-defying escape. Based on a true story
Dogville by Lars von Trier( visu )
27 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,118 libraries worldwide
Grace arrives in the isolated town of Dogville, on the run from gangsters. The townspeople agree to hide her. However, when outsiders start looking for the fugitive, the locals make demands of Grace in exchange for the risk of harboring her. But Grace has a secret and its a dangerous one. Dogville may regret it ever decided to bare its teeth
The Laramie project ( visu )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,037 libraries worldwide
"This film is based on transcripts of over 200 interviews with the people of Laramie, Wyoming."--Title screens. In October 1998, 21 year-old Matthew Shepard had been found savagely beaten, tied to a fence, and left to die. National media attention made his case a cause célèbre, and a month later, off Broadway writer-director Moisés Kaufman and Tectonic Theatre (his collaborating actors) arrived. They succeeded in interviewing a wide range of relevant persons, from those who knew Shepard or knew the accused to police, university, and hospital personnel and community members. Then they wrote a play
Secretary by Steven Shainberg( visu )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 613 libraries worldwide
Lee Holloway has a few strikes against her when she applies for a secretarial position at the law office of E. Edward Grey. At first the work seems quite normal, but soon, in between typing, filing and coffee making, Lee and Mr. Grey embark on a more personal relationship together, crossing the lines of conduct that would give any human resources director the vapors
The Million Dollar Hotel ( visu )
33 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 454 libraries worldwide
In a downtown fleabag hotel, a media mogul's son has died and FBI agent Skinner has been brought in to find the murderer among the hotel's guests
Manderlay by Lars von Trier( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in German and English and held by 353 libraries worldwide
"While traveling across [Alabama in the 1930s], Grace discovers the isolated plantation of Manderlay, a place where no one knows that slavery has been long abolished. With a good heart and pure intentions, Grace tries to emancipate the slaves and open the residents' eyes to the truth, with shocking results"--Container
The last book in the universe by W. R Philbrick( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 333 libraries worldwide
After an earthquake has destroyed much of the planet, an epileptic teenager nicknamed Spaz begins the heroic fight to bring human intelligence back to the Earth of a distant future
Ravenous by Ted Griffin( visu )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 218 libraries worldwide
The story of a handful of U.S. soldiers isolated in the snowy Sierra Nevadas in the mid-1800's. A psychopath, who's tasted human flesh before, tempts them to soothe their hunger pains by feasting on each other
Spanking the monkey by David O Russell( visu )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 196 libraries worldwide
Looking forward to a prestigious summer internship in Washington, D.C., pre-med college student Raymond has his dreams put on hold when he's forced to stay at home caring for his invalid mother. Constantly harassed by his domineering, travelling salesman father, Raymond struggles to deal with his mother's bed-ridden anxieties, and with his first, stumbling attempts to romance the naive girl next door
Twister by Jan de Bont( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
Scientists pursue the most destructive weather front to sweep through mid-America's Tornado Alley in 50 years
CQ by Roman Coppola( visu )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in French and English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
A fledgling filmmaker, whose day job is as a film editor, abandons all reality to follow his sultry lead actress into the exciting futuristic fantasy life of her super-spy character in the film he is working on
Searching for paradise ( visu )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
When Gilda's father dies, she is left with nothing but her video camera, her father's secrets, and a fascination with movie star Michael De. Santis. Using her camera as a diary, and propelled by grief and anger, she sets off for an adventure in New York City. Ultimately, she finds herself right in the middle of her movie star fantasies
Helter skelter ( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
The investigation of two horrific mass murders leads to the capture and trial of the psychotic pseudo-hippie Charles Manson and his 'family'
Nell by Michael Apted( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
The backwoods of North Carolina is where Nell lives, all alone. She has her own form of language and no idea of a world beyond her small plot of land. When civilization enters her life, Nell's life will never be the same again
29 palms ( visu )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
When an undercover FBI agent uncovers illegal gambling activities at an Indian casino, he goes on the run as the mob's best hit man is hired to take him out
Teknolust by Lynn Hershman-Leeson( visu )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and German and held by 79 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 chromo, found only in sperm. Now the cyborgs have to get out into the world and feed
The locusts ( visu )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Vince Vaughn, a drifter employed on a Kansas cattle ranch spurs the advances of the widowed owner Delilah Potts after falling in love with the beautiful Kitty
Going all the way ( visu )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 37 libraries worldwide
"A romantic comedy about finding your feet, falling in love and going all the way"--Container note
 
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Alternative Names
Boring, Jeremy.
Boring, Jeremy, 1969-....
Languages
English (142)
German (18)
Spanish (12)
French (8)
Japanese (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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