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Lappin, Arthur

Overview
Works: 14 works in 65 publications in 5 languages and 2,629 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Biography  Sports films  History  Prison films  Historical films  Comedy films  Personal narratives 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Arthur Lappin
Publications by Arthur Lappin
Most widely held works by Arthur Lappin
In America by Jim Sheridan( visu )
23 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 1,743 libraries worldwide
Story of an Irish family who have moved to New York City, told through the eyes of children Christy and Ariel
The boxer by Jim Sheridan( visu )
14 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 354 libraries worldwide
Summary: "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 319 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 by Anjelica Huston( visu )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in Italian and English and held by 110 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
On the edge a joyride through sex, love and other activities ( visu )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 82 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 )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Londres. 1974. Le jeune irlandais Gerry Conlon et 3 de ses camarades sont injustement soupçonnés d'avoir participé à un acte terroriste meurtrier. Persécutés physiquement et mentalement en prison durant plusieurs jours, ils signeront des aveux malgré leur innocence. La police arrête également le père et la tante de Gerry en les inculpant de complicité. Après un procès houleux, ils sont reconnus coupables et condamnés à de longues peines d'emprisonnement. Une enquête menée des années plus tard les disculpera
In America / #783 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 4 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
Borstal Boy ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Sixteen year-old Irish activist, Brendan Behan, confronts inner conflicts when imprisoned in England during World War II
In America il sogno che non c'era ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in Italian and held by 1 library 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 = Some mother's son ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
Agnes Browne : [press kit] ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Life is hard in the central Dublin neighborhood for the Browne family. And with the unexpected death of her husband in 1967, Agnes Browne and her seven children are thrown into emotional turmoil and financial crisis
Bloody Sunday : [press kit] ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Recreation of the events of "Bloody Sunday", Jan. 30, 1972, when British troops fired on unarmed protesters in Derry, Northern Ireland. By the end of the day, 13 civilians were dead and 14 more wounded in the tumult and tragedy of Norther Ireland's darkest day
My Left Foot : The Story of Christy Brown by Jim Sheridan( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 library 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
 
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Arthur Lappin filmproducent uit Ierland
Arthur Lappin irischer Filmproduzent
Артур Лаппин
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