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Lappin, Arthur

Overview
Works: 22 works in 81 publications in 6 languages and 2,816 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Sports films  Biography  History  Prison films  Historical films  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Arthur Lappin
Publications by Arthur Lappin
Most widely held works by Arthur Lappin
In America by Paddy Considine( visu )
28 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,806 libraries worldwide
An Irish couple bring their two young daughters to America in search of a better life. Christy and her sister, Ariel, find New York's Hell's Kitchen a place of magic where anything is possible. To their parents, it represents a place to begin anew. Carried by the girls' youthful hope and faith, the family finds the heart to live and love again
The boxer by Jim Sheridan( visu )
15 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 383 libraries worldwide
"Danny Flynn is released from prison in Belfast after fourteen years for his part in IRA activities. He determines to avoid the bloodshed that was inherent in his political past and to build a new life in his old home. He starts a gym to train young boxers like himself, with no political or sectarian ties, and renews his relationship with the woman he left behind when imprisoned. But his relationship to the past refuses to let him live a life of peace."--IMDB summary
Some mother's son by Terry George( visu )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 308 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of the 1981 hunger strike in a Britain prison, in which IRA prisoner Bobby Sands led a protest against the treatment of IRA prisoners as criminals rather than as prisoners of the war
Agnes Browne ( visu )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in Italian and English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
A woman and her seven children living in central Dublin are thrown into emotional turmoil and financial crisis after the unexpected death of her husband
Borstal Boy ( visu )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Sixteen year-old Irish activist, Brendan Behan, confronts inner conflicts when imprisoned in England during World War II
On the edge a joyride through sex, love and other activities ( visu )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
A young man who rediscovers friendship, love and the zest for life. Jonathan, like many teenagers, is used to concealing the pain of growing up behind a witty sense of humor. It isn't until he falls in love that Jonathan begins to discover that life doesn't have to be so crazy after all
In the name of the father by Jim Sheridan( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
A petty thief in strife-torn '70s Belfast, Gerry's main interests are getting drunk and partying, much to the dismay of his quiet, frail father Giuseppe. When Gerry angers the IRA, his father sends him to England, where his antics land him in the wrong place at the wrong time. Innocent, but forced to confess to a savage terrorist bombing, he is sentenced to life imprisonment as one of the "Guildford Four." An innocent Giuseppe is also arrested and jailed, and while behind bars, Gerry slowly learns that his father's seeming weakness masks an unmatched inner strength and wisdom
On the edge : a joyride through sex, love and other activities ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Academy Award nominee Stephen Rea stars in this edgy comedy about a young man who rediscovers friendship, love and the zest for life. Jonathan (Cillian Murphy), like many teenagers, is used to concealing the pain of growing up behind a witty sense of humor. One day, fate brings Jonathan into contact with a group of teenagers who are attempting to cope with their own teen angst - and a doctor (Stephen Rea) who can see right through Jonathan's faade. But it isn't until he falls in love with Rachel (Tricia Vessey) that Jonathan begins to discover that life doesn't have to be so crazy after all...although it still helps to have a sense of humor about the wild things that happen in life!
In America / #783 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Told by 11-year-old Christy, a child wise beyond her years. An Irish couple bring their two young daughters to America in search of a better life. Christy and her sister, Ariel find New York's Hell Kitchen a place of magic where anything is possible. To their parents, it represents a place to begin anew. Carried by the girls' youthful hope and faith, the family finds the heart to live and love again
The boxer ( file )
1 edition published in 2003 in Multiple languages and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Danny vuelve a su belfast natal después de 14 años
In America : a portrait of the film by Jim Sheridan( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Told by 11-year-old Christy, a child wise beyond her years. An Irish couple bring their two young daughters to America in search of a better life. Christy and her sister, Ariel, find New York's Hell's Kitchen a place of magic where anything is possible. To their parents, it represents a place to begin anew. Carried by the girls' youthful hope and faith, the family finds the heart to live and love again
In America il sogno che non c'era ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in Italian and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Johnny e Sarah lasciano l'Irlanda con le loro figlie per raggiungere gli Stati Uniti. A New York trovano un ambiente ostile, ma la speranza e la fede che le due bambine riescono a trasmettere a tutta la famiglia daranno la forza necessaria per ricominciare una nuova vita e realizzare il 'sogno americano'
En el nombre del hijo ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
An ageing mother and her middle-aged son live a fantasy life in seclusion following the death of the head of the family
En América ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
Moja lewa stopa = My left foot ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
In America (Motion picture);In America [videorecording] ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
Agnes Browne : [press kit] by Anjelica Huston( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Press kit includes: Production notes (cast and credits listing, production information, biographical information), 6 black and white still photographs
Gan ai gan dou by Jim Sheridan( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Bienvenue en Amerique ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 1 library worldwide
Told by 11-year-old Christy, a child wise beyond her years. An Irish couple bring their two young daughters to America in search of a better life. Christy and her sister, Ariel find New York's Hell Kitchen a place of magic where anything is possible. To their parents, it represents a place to begin anew. Carried by the girls' youthful hope and faith, the family finds the heart to live and love again
In amerika : Mittsu no chiisana negaigoto ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Arthur Lappin filmproducent uit Ierland
Arthur Lappin irischer Filmproduzent
Артур Лаппин
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