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O'Conor, Hugh 1975-

Overview
Works: 16 works in 32 publications in 1 language and 3,802 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Psychological fiction  Personal narratives  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Horror films 
Roles: Actor
Classifications: PN1995.9.L6, 791.4372
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Publications about Hugh O'Conor
Publications by Hugh O'Conor
Most widely held works by Hugh O'Conor
Chocolat by Lasse Hallström( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1,875 libraries worldwide
Once upon a time, there was a quiet little village in the French countryside, whose people believed in Tranquilité - Tranquility. If you lived in this village, you understood what was expected of you. You knew your place in the scheme of things. And if you happened to forget, someone would help remind you. In this village, if you saw something you weren't supposed to see, you learned to look the other way. If perchance your hopes had been disappointed, you learned never to ask for more. So through good times and bad, famine and feast, the villagers held fast to their traditions. Until, one winter day, a sly wind blew in from the North
My left foot the story of Christy Brown by Jim Sheridan( visu )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 1,085 libraries worldwide
Born with cerebral palsy, the 10th of 22 children of a Dublin bricklayer and his wife, Christy Brown was doomed to life as a vegetable by physicians in 1932. His strong-willed mother's love and faith encouraged him to overcome this label. At age seven, he made a mark with chalk grasped between the toes of his left foot, the only limb on his body he could control. With this proof of intelligence, his schooling begins, and aided by his loving family, Christy learns to grapple with life's physical tasks and psychological pains. His courage and determination inspire a teacher, who lends support as he develops into a brilliant if cantankerous writer, poet, and painter. The astounding story of an artist who defeated a physical disability, degrading stereotypes, and poverty to fulfill his dreams
Bloom ( visu )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
A story of love, loss, and lust and all of life in a single day takes place on the morning of June 16, 1904 in Dublin, Ireland. Jewish-Irish Leopold Bloom is a tragic figure who walks the streets of Dublin while his wife Molly commits adultery with barely the regard to try to conceal it. Intermingled is the story of Stephen Dedalus, a philosophical young English poet who is in the service of the Catholic Church in Ireland
Renegade ( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
See the Old West in a new light as one man, Marshal Mike Blueberry, battles to unite the natives who raised him and the people he belongs to. When a killer comes to town, ancient legend and the strongest cowboys band together to take back what's theirs
Saving the Titanic ( visu )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Dramatizes the efforts and experiences of the crew below deck on the RMS "Titanic," focusing on the men working in the engine and boiler rooms, and following events from the ship's departure from Southampton to it's sinking on April 15, 1912
Waiting for Dublin ( visu )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
A young pilot makes a bet with the nephew of a notorious gangster, and is afraid he will lose the bet when his plane is forced to land in a small Irish village. With the help of a beautiful young woman he meets, will the pilot win his wager?
Flick ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Memphis cop Lieutenant McKenzie is called in to investigate a series of strange deaths and weird sightings following the resurrection of a murder victim from the 1950s. Now brought back to life in modern times, Johnny tries to find his teenage sweetheart (who is now age 62), and also seek revenge for his death
Coney Island baby ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Billy Hayes has just been released from prison. Upon his release he finds that his true love is pregnant and engaged to another man. Can he win her back and avoid his old habits?
The young poisoner's handbook by Benjamin Ross( visu )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
A sinister tale of genius gone wrong which chronicles a young man's descent into madness against the backdrop of suburban English life. Schoolboy Graham Young's obsession with toxic substances causes him to dabble in experimental murder
Speed dating ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
The story of James Van Der Bexton as he approaches his 30th birthday. Following the break up with the love of his life, he takes up speed dating with little success. Now he turns his attention to a mysterious young woman who hangs out at his local pub. In trying to discover more about her, he plays at being a private detective but this only leads him to being hospitalised suffering amnesia
Bloom University Collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
A collection of material about James Joyce's Ulysses and the movie Bloom, an adaptation of Ulysses. The set of DVDs include the film Bloom, behind the scenes information about the making of Bloom and interviews and commentary about James Joyce's Ulysses. The compact discs are a collection of music by David Kahne from the film Bloom. The DVD-ROMs are collections of correspondence, script information, production files, production drawings, and other images from the film Bloom which may be viewed on a DVD player in slideshow presentation
Hotel Splendide ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Set on a remote island, Hotel Splendide follows the Blanche family's attempts to maintain a crumbling, dilapidated hotel and health spa following the death of the family matriarch
Holiday collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The boy from Mercury ( visu )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Dublin 1960's. Harry Cronin's got problems. He's lost his father, his mother seems as old as God ... to Harry there can only be one answer ... he's an alien form the planet Mercury!
Deathwatch ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"Western Front, 1917. In the chaos of the trench war battle, a small company of men get lost, surrounded by a thick mysterious fog. As they emerge from it, they come across a deserted German trench. Convinced they have broken through the enemy lines, they decide to secure the trench and begin to explore it. Only to find mutilated German corpses everywhere. Something very strange and evil has happened here. When one of them is found horribly murdered, wrapped in barbed wire, they know they are not alone!"--Container
Lamb by Bernard MacLaverty( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Lamb focuses on the relationship between Brother Michael Lamb, a teacher in a Roman Catholic-run institution for troubled boys on the Atrim Coast of Ireland, and 10-year old Owen Kane, the school's most unruly pupil
 
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O'Connor, Hugh 1975-
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English (32)
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