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Seezer, Maurice

Overview
Works: 40 works in 98 publications in 6 languages and 2,665 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Love stories  Fiction  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  Music 
Roles: Composer, Instrumentalist, Arranger, Scenarist, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Maurice Seezer
Publications by Maurice Seezer
Most widely held works by Maurice Seezer
In America by Jim Sheridan( visu )
15 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and French and held by 1,824 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
Get rich or die tryin' by 50 Cent( visu )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 545 libraries worldwide
A rap superhero is encased in muscular flesh like armor, his face is an impassive mask, he reaches out to destroy his enemies with his unique talent. Marcus is a gangster who breaks from his youthful life of crime to triumph as a rapper. Marcus's girlfriend helps him pull free the wires holding his jaw shut when he's recovered from being shot in the face. He even has a moment when a razor blade is thrown into his cell and is encouraged to kill himself. Instead, the self-reliant gangster uses it to carve his rhymes into the walls
In the name of the Father music from the motion picture soundtrack by Trevor Jones( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Prokofiev's Peter & the wolf by Gavin Friday( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Retells the orchestral fairy tale of the boy who, ignoring his grandfather's warnings, proceeds to capture a wolf
Disco pigs ( visu )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Two lifelong friends share an indestructible and almost telepathic bond, shutting out their friends, their families ... in fact, the entire outside world. As forces try to tear them apart, they will do anything to stay together
In America original motion picture soundtrack by Gavin Friday( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 30 libraries worldwide
The boxer by Jim Sheridan( visu )
13 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Danny Flynn es excarcelado de una prisión de Belfast tras cumplir una sentencia de catorce años a causa de su participación en actividades del IRA. Determinado a evitar volver a su sangriento pasado político, reabre un viejo gimnasio de su barrio para entrenar a jóvenes promesas del mundo del boxeo, sin ninguna clase de discriminación sectaria o religiosa, al tiempo que renueva su relación con su antigua novia, una mujer separada. Pero los viejos fantasmas no querrán dejarle tranquilo
The boxer [music from the motion picture] by Gavin Friday( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Shag tobacco by Gavin Friday( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Angel baby by Michael Rymer( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Harry hears voices; Kate receives messages from an angel who speaks to her through TV's "Wheel of Fortune." When these two eccentric romantics meet and fall in love, their lives outside the bounds of "normal" society are transformed
Pierre et le loup ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Im Namen des Vaters ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in German and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Vier junge Iren und ihre angeblichen Helfer werden 1975 Bombenanschläge auf Londoner Pubs vorgeworfen. Sie werden durch Folter "geständig" gemacht und teils zu lebenslangen Haftstrafen verurteilt. Im Gefängnis nehmen Vater und Sohn, unterstützt von einer engagierten Rechtsanwältin, den Kampf gegen das Fehlurteil auf. Der in die Skandalchronik der britischen Justiz als der "Guilford Four"-Fall eingegangene Prozeß dient als Hintergrund für einen für Gerechtigkeit und Verständnis plädierenden Film, der durch große emotionale Kraft berührt. In Inszenierung, Kamera, Schnitt und schauspielerischen Leistungen gleichermaßen beeindruckend
Babywoman by Naomi Campbell( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 1994 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Serge Pokofiev's Peter & the wolf by Sergey Prokofiev( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
En América = In America ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Una familia irlandesa compuesta por los padres y sus dos hijas llega a Nueva York. Llenos de ilusión pero sin dinero, se alojan en un destartalado apartamento de Manhattan, en un barrio lleno de yonquis y travestis. El padre intenta triunfar en el mundo del espectáculo como actor pero, mientras se intentan acostumbrar a su nueva y humilde vida en el barrio, la familia se enfrenta al recuerdo de la pérdida de un hijo muerto
Réussir ou mourir by Jim Sheridan( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"Suite à une fusillade qui a failli lui coûter la vie, Marcus retrace son parcours depuis l'enfance. Cet orphelin traînant dans les rues du Bronx va plonger dans le trafic de drogues et faire équipe avec un pote, ex-escroc, pour devenir à son tour un caïd local du deal. Le parcours sera difficile avant qu'il ne devienne un rappeur au succès phénoménal
En el nombre del padre ( visu )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Años 70. Irlanda del Norte. El joven Gerry tiene un altercado con las tropas británicas. El IRA le amenaza con pararle los pies. Ante esta situación el padre de Gerry logra que éste escape a Londres. Cierta noche de 1974, mientras Gerry y unos amigos duermen en un parque explotan bombas en dos pubs con un saldo de cinco muertos. Gerry y sus compañeros son arrestados e interrogados brutalmente por la policía, obteniendo una declaración falsa que involucra al padre de Gerry. Todos son juzgados y condenados
The Harry Smith Project : anthology of American folk music revisited ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
In America / #783 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in 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 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 )
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'
 
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