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Meaney, Colm 1953-

Overview
Works: 567 works in 1,120 publications in 7 languages and 29,442 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Comedy films  Western television programs  Historical films  Historical television programs  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Television series 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Colm Meaney
Publications by Colm Meaney
Most widely held works by Colm Meaney
The conspirator by Robert Redford( visu )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,612 libraries worldwide
In the wake of Abraham Lincoln's assassination, seven men and one woman are arrested and charged with conspiring to kill the President, the Vice-President, and the Secretary of State. The lone woman charged, Mary Surratt, 42, owns a boarding house where John Wilkes Booth and others met and planned the simultaneous attacks. Against the ominous back-drop of post-Civil War Washington, newly-minted lawyer Frederick Aiken, a 28-year-old Union war hero, reluctantly agrees to defend Surratt before a military tribunal. As the trial unfolds, Aiken realizes his client may be innocent and that she is being used as bait and hostage in order to capture the only conspirator to have escaped a massive manhunt--her own son
Law abiding citizen by F. Gary Gray( visu )
27 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,430 libraries worldwide
Clyde Shelton is an upstanding family man whose wife and daughter are brutally murdered during a home invasion. When the killers are caught, Nick Rice, a hotshot young Philadelphia prosecutor, is assigned to the case. Over his objections, Nick is forced by his boss to offer one of the suspects a light sentence in exchange for testifying against his accomplice. Fast forward ten years. The man who got away with murder is found dead and Clyde Shelton admits his guilt. Then he issues a warning to Nick: either fix the flawed justice system, or key players in the trial will die
Get him to the Greek by Nicholas Stoller( visu )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 1,104 libraries worldwide
The intern of a record company finds himself with both his dream job and biggest nightmare, when he is assigned to retrieve a British rock star and get him to his concert in time
Layer cake by Matthew Vaughn( visu )
36 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 898 libraries worldwide
Planning to retire and begin a new life, Mr. X is a successful West End drug dealer who has been asked for one last favor: to negotiate the sale of one million hits of Ecstasy. Unfortunately for Mr. X, the pills were stolen from a Serbian drug lord who'll cut off his head if he sells them. And with a London crime czar promising to retire him permanently if he doesn't, Mr. X may be rightfully concerned about his future
Hell on wheels ( visu )
17 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 881 libraries worldwide
A Confederate soldier, out to exact revenge on the Union soldiers who murdered his wife, follows their trail to the raucous, traveling town alongside the construction of the transcontinental railroad
Mystery, Alaska ( visu )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 873 libraries worldwide
Widescreen. A remote, hockey-obsessed town populated by 633 of the most eccentric characters you'd ever want to meet, Mystery is the kind of place where nothing ever changes. But then life as they know it gets turned completely upside down when a publicity stunt brings the world-famous New York Rangers to Mystery for a game with the local team of weekend warriors and the whole town rises to meet the challenge of a lifetime
The Englishman who went up a hill but came down a mountain by Christopher Monger( visu )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 849 libraries worldwide
A young man offends an entire town by declaring their mountain-- a prized local landmark-- to be a "hill." The eccentric and funny townspeople rally around their "mountain" and a fiery young woman charms the puzzled out-of-town cartographer into seeing things their way
Far and away by Ron Howard( visu )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 790 libraries worldwide
Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman star in this critically-acclaimed romantic adventure from director Ron Howard. This breathtaking epic opens on the west coast of Ireland, 1892. Joseph Donelly (Tom Cruise), a poor tenant farmer, is determined to bring justice to an oppressive landlord. Instead, he finds himself accompanying the landlord's daughter, Shannon (Nicole Kidman), to America in a quest for land. Arriving in Boston, Joseph finds a place for them to live while proving a natural at bare-fisted boxing. But his triumph is short-lived as he and Shannon are thrown out into the bitter cold. Joseph sets off for work on the railroad, until a passing wagon train reminds him of his original goal to possess his own land. Preparing to stake his claim in the new territory, he runs into Shannon who is unhappily reunited with her former fiance. In the excitement of the Oklahoma land rush, they realize their dreams of land and life together in this satisfying grand-scale adventure that WNCN Radio calls "Ron Howard's best film - a wondrous epic"!
Hell on wheels ( visu )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 765 libraries worldwide
The second season of AMC's post-Civil War series Hell on Wheels; continues the story of former Confederate soldier Cullen Bohannon, whose journey is filled with turmoil and danger as he struggles to leave a troubled past behind. Centered around the traveling town that follows the construction of the transcontinental railroad, the series examines the greed and corruption in man's fight for power
Hell on wheels ( visu )
15 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 734 libraries worldwide
In the third season of AMCs contemporary western Hell On Wheels, we follow Cullen Bohannon as he abandons seeking revenge for the deaths in his family in order to continue to drive the westward expansion of Union Pacific Railroad, while battling Thomas Doc Durant for control
Bel ami by Declan Donnellan( visu )
10 editions published in 2012 in English and French and held by 639 libraries worldwide
This tale of temptation and obsession chronicles Georges Duroy's rise to power from his meager beginnings as a penniless ex-soldier by using the city's most influential and wealthy women. Set in turn-of-the-century Paris, Duroy seduces Madame de Marelle then marries Madeleine Forester a former comrade's wife. Fueled by his insatiable quest and lustful greed, Duroy conquers Madame Walter, only to learn that every conquest is marred by betrayal and that true love eludes him
The Snapper by Stephen Frears( visu )
41 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 625 libraries worldwide
Comedy about a close-knit, boisterous Irish family, and the commotion that follows the oldest daughter's announcement that she is pregnant. The whole town is thrown into a tizzy when she refuses to reveal the father's name
The damned United by Tom Hooper( visu )
17 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 624 libraries worldwide
Previously successful manager Brian Clough takes over England's top football club Leeds United. His abrasive approach and his clear dislike of the players' dirty style of play make it certain there is going to be friction. Glimpses of his earlier career help explain both his hostility to previous manager Don Revie and how much he is missing his usual right-hand man, Peter Taylor, who decided to loyally stay with Brighton & Hove Albion
Hell on wheels ( visu )
10 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 591 libraries worldwide
In season four of AMC's top-rated drama, Hell freezes over. Following the brutal winter of 1868, the railroad is at a standstill and restless workers wreak havoc on Cheyenne. Cullen Bohannon is trapped in a fort with a pregnant wife and the Swede. Thomas Durant is broke and Elam Ferguson is presumed dead. The task of uniting America by rail remains undone and the costs and consequences are rising, for everyone
Con Air by Simon West( visu )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and German and held by 557 libraries worldwide
Cameron Poe is a highly decorated U.S. ranger who is convicted of manslaughter after protecting his wife in a drunken brawl. Finally, after eight years, he's being paroled and is going home to his wife and daughter. His ride home, the Jailbird, is also transporting society's most vicious murderers to Feltham Penitentiary, Lousiana's toughest maximum security prison. A surprising escape is made on board the plane as the cons seize control of the plane, and head it towards Las Vegas. The officials on the ground want to blow it out of the sky. But, U.S. Marshall Vince Larkin sees Poe as an ally and tries to work with him before his superiors decide to shoot down the plane
Intermission by Ke lao lai( visu )
18 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 554 libraries worldwide
La ruptura poco afortunada de John y Deirdre desencadena una serie de acontecimientos que afecta a todos los que les rodean con resultados catastróficos: el amante desventurado y su mejor amigo; el típico soltero que no se come una rosca; el detective inconformista y el ladrón despiadado de poca monta; la chica bonita en plena crisis emocional y el hombre casado; la esposa abandonada al borde de la crisis nerviosa; el ambicioso productor de televisión; el amante al que roban y el gamberro de 9 años
Alan Partridge by Steve Coogan( visu )
18 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 527 libraries worldwide
Alan Partridge, the famous local radio DJ and TV host, finds himself at the center of a siege, when a disgruntled fellow DJ decides to hold their station hostage after learning that he's getting fired when the new owners decide to convert the station to talk radio
The magical legend of the leprechauns by Randy Quaid( visu )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 509 libraries worldwide
When American Jack Woods goes to Ireland, he discovers a mischeivous leprechaun family and is swept up in a bitter war ignited by a Romeo and Juliet love affair between a rebel leprechaun and a fairy princess
Alice ( visu )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 499 libraries worldwide
Jack gives a rare family ring to Alice, even though he barely knows her. Soon after, Jack is kidnapped and Alice is confronted by a stranger known as the White Rabbit, who entices her to follow him through the liquid glass of an ornate mirror. Here she lands in Wonderland, an outlandish underground city of twisted towers and staircases. Discovering the ring controls the looking glass, and is the key to the power of the Queen of Hearts, Alice must discover the reasons Jack gave her the ring
Hell on wheels. the final episodes ( visu )
10 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 496 libraries worldwide
Cullen Bohannon, a former soldier and slaveholder, follows the track of a band of Union soldiers, the killers of his wife. This brings him to the middle of one of the biggest projects in US history, the building of the transcontinental railroad. After the war years in the 1860s, this undertaking connected the prospering east with the still wild west
 
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Alternative Names
Colm Meaney acteur irlandais
Colm Meaney actor irlandés
Colm Meaney actorul irlandez
Colm Meaney aktor irlandzki
Colm Meaney attore irlandese
Colm Meaney Ierse acteur
Colm Meaney ír színész, 1953-
Colm Meaney irischer Schauspieler
Colm Meaney irländsk skådespelare
Colm Meaney irsk skodespelar
Colm Meaney irsk skuespiller
Meaney, Colm
Meany, Colm 1953-
Колм Мийни
Колм Мини
Колм Міні
קולם מיני
كولم مياني
كولم مياني ممثل أيرلندي
کالم مینی بازیگر ایرلندی
კოლმ მინი
컴 미니
コルム・ミーニイ
康姆·米尼
Languages
English (250)
German (13)
French (8)
Spanish (6)
Italian (2)
Turkish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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