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Clark, James 1931-2016

Overview
Works: 64 works in 140 publications in 5 languages and 10,846 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  Film adaptations  History  Detective and mystery films  Comedy films  Horror films  Documentary television programs  War films  Independent films 
Roles: Film editor, Director, Editor, edm, Author, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about James Clark
Publications by James Clark
Publications by James Clark, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about James Clark
 
Most widely held works by James Clark
The Mission by Roland Joffé( visu )
17 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,720 libraries worldwide
An epic about a man of the sword and a man of the cloth who unite to shield the Guarani South American Indian tribe from brutal subjugation by 18th-century colonial empires
The killing fields by Roland Joffé( visu )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,327 libraries worldwide
The story of New York Times reporter Sydney Schanberg's friendship with a Cambodian interpreter, Dith Pran, during the time of the 1975 Khmer Rouge revolution
Vera Drake by Mike Leigh( visu )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,299 libraries worldwide
Abortionist Vera Drake finds her beliefs and practices clash with the mores of 1950s Britain - a conflict that leads to tragedy for her family
Charade by Stanley Donen( visu )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,022 libraries worldwide
Charade (1963) is comedy-mystery set in Paris about a young widow who, with the help of a handsome stranger, is trying to find the fortune her dead husband secreted away while being pursued by a trio of thugs
The innocents by Jack Clayton( visu )
9 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in English and German and held by 944 libraries worldwide
"Set in nineteenth-century England, this gothic ghost story centers around a governess taking care of two orphans in a foreboding Victorian mansion. As eerie apparitions appear and the children's behavior becomes strange, the governess begins to wonder about the fate of the previous governess and her sadistic lover. Could it be that their restless spirits are trying to corrupt the innocence of the children, or is this 'haunting' a product of her own fears and imagination?"--Container
Nell by Michael Apted( visu )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 781 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
The gathering storm by Richard Loncraine( visu )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 769 libraries worldwide
In the mid-1930's the great politican and orator Winston Churchill was out of favor with the English people and struggling to make his voice heard. Wrestling with his personal demons, a lonely but defiant Churchill attempts to warn the world of the impending threat from Hitler's Germany
City by the Sea by Michael Caton-Jones( visu )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 682 libraries worldwide
Arresting killers is Manhattan detective LaMarca's job. This time is different, the fugitive suspect LaMarca is tracking ends up being his own son. LaMarca must bring the accused to justice. But as a father, he must put his job on the line to find a way to save his own son
Darling by Christine Carrière( visu )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 457 libraries worldwide
A London photographer's model proceeds from an immature marriage into a series of shady affairs-- first with a television talker, then with a slick promotion man, and ultimately in a palazzo as the loveless wife of an Italian prince. After becoming a prisoner of her own success through these disastrous affairs, she realizes the awful price she has paid for happiness. This is a slashing social satire and a devastating spoof of the synthetic, stomach-turning output of the television-advertising age
City by the sea ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 384 libraries worldwide
A Manhattan police detective is unexpectedly reunited with his estranged son, who may have been involved in a drug-related murder in Long Beach
The grass is greener by Stanley Donen( visu )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 311 libraries worldwide
" When a struggling British earl (Cary Grant) opens his manor to the public, what he wants is some badly needed money... what he gets is a handsome American millionaire (Robert Mitchum) who sweeps the earl's gorgeous wife (Deborah Kerr) off her feet. Encouraged by his wife's chatterbox best friend (Jean Simmons), the jealous earl invites his wife's lover up for the weekend to engage in some fishing and a duel."--Container
Copycat by Jon Amiel( visu )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
Helen Hudson is a psychiatrist who specializes in serial killers. She suffers from agoraphobia and her only link to the outside world is her computer. A serial killer who copies the methods of famous serial killers sends her threatening messages on-line. Holly Hunter plays a police officer who is on the trail of the killer. Together they try to identify him and, hopefully, dispatch him
The trench ( visu )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 196 libraries worldwide
France, July 1916. Amidst the heat and stench of the front lines, a group of young men - boys, really - nervously await the signal that will send them straight into Hell. This tense, wartime drama takes place in the hours leading up to the catastrophic Battle of the Somme, when British soldiers rushed the German army
This boy's life : a true story by Tobias Wolff( visu )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and German and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Caroline just wants to settle down in one place, find a decent guy, and provide a better home for her handful of a son, Toby. When she moves to Seattle and meets Dwight, she thinks she's got it made. Toby, however, feels differently after spending time with Dwight while away from Caroline. Dwight seems to want to mold Toby into a better person, but to do so he emotionally, verbally, and physically abuses the kid. The marriage proceeds, and soon Caroline, too, recognizes Dwight's need to dominate everyone around him
The trench by Daniel Craig( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
A group of young British soldiers are on the eve of the Battle of the Somme, the worst defeat in British military history. At the center of the troops is 17-year-old Billy Macfarlane with his older brother Eddie who have volunteered for service. Like their fellow squad members, they are boys dressed as men. Their survival is in the hands of war-hardened Sergeant Winter and bookish Lieutenant Harte. When word comes the squad will join the first wave of attacks, they all face an equal fate
Theater of blood by Douglas Hickox( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Theater of blood : A demented actor and his daughter set about murdering each of London's nine prominent drama critics according to murders in Shakespeare's plays
Meryl Streep collection : America's greatest actress in three films ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
The house of the spirits: Esteban works hard and eventually gets enough money to buy a hacienda and become a local patriarch. He becomes very conservative and is feared by his workers. A hauntingly romantic epic tale spanning three generations of the Trueba family. At its core is the stormy, yet passionate relationship between the supernaturally gifted Clara and her controlling husband Esteban, who resists change both politically and personally
Theater of blood ; Madhouse ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Theater of blood: A small-time actor plots big-time revenge--in inventively Shakespearean ways!
The masque of the red death by Roger Corman( visu )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Masque of the red death: While a plague ravages the countryside, the local nobility gathers at a sinister aristocrat's house for a masquerade ball. The revelers believe they are safe from the outside world until a mysterious guest appears and the guests succumb to horror one by one. Madhouse: After the grisly murder of his fiancée, horror movie actor Paul Toombes suffers a breakdown. When he returns to television some twelve years later, he finds the cast and crew are being murdered in the same manner as characters in his old movies
Madhouse by Jim Clark( visu )
5 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Washed-up horror movie star Paul Toombes agrees to a TV series based on his screen character "Dr. Death." The cast and crew begin dying in ways similar to the characters in his old movies
 
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