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Waits, Tom 1949-

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The Book of Eli by Ya bo xiu si( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eli walks alone in post-apocalyptic America. He heads west along the Highway of Death on a mission he doesn't fully understand but knows he must complete. In his backpack is the last copy of a book that could become the wellspring of a revived society. Or in the wrong hands, the hammer of a despot. Eli keeps his blade sharp and his survival instincts sharper as his quest thrusts him into a savage wasteland and pits him against a menacing warlord
The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

12 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The immortal Dr. Parnassus and his daughter Valentina travel the countryside with his imaginarium show, a mirror that audience members enter and are given two different paths to follow. If they choose correctly they will find joy and happiness, but choose wrongly and things will be quite the opposite. The doctor must also discover the right course to follow. After making a deal with Mr. Nick years ago, he must choose the correct path if he is to save his beloved daughter from Satan
Seven psychopaths by Colin Farrell( Visual )

23 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marty is a struggling screenwriter who wants nothing more than to finish his script. Instead, he becomes entangled with the Los Angeles gangster underworld when his odd, but well-meaning friends kidnap a volatile gangster's shih tzu. The ordeal gives Marty all the inspiration he needs; now, he must live long enough to finish his story
Bram Stoker's Dracula by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

18 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

15th-century warrior Vlad goes off the fight the Turks. Upon his return, he finds that his wife Elisabeta, hearing he was dead, has killed herself. Maddened by this injustice, Vlad curses God, and becomes the immortal blood-eating fiend known as Count Dracula--for centuries. When English attorney Jonathan Harker journeys to Dracula's castle, the Count sees a photograph of his fiancée, Mina Murray. Dracula's patience has been rewarded--Elisabeta lives again! The Count goes to dastardly lengths to possess Mina, while her best friend Lucy, Lucy's three suitors, and Prof. Abraham Van Helsing all become entangled by Dracula's quest. The modern age is dawning, even in Transylvania. Will the Count triumph, or be relegated to the past?
Down by law by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

109 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy feature about two lowlifes, a small time pimp and an unemployed disc jockey, framed for a crime they didn't commit. They end up sharing a cell with an eccentric Italian tourist, who knows an escape route from the prison. Set in New Orleans and the swamps of Louisiana
Crash by Robert Altman( Visual )

20 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While helicopters overhead spray against a Medfly infestation, a group of peoples' lives in Los Angeles intersect, some casually, some to more lasting effect. While they go out to concerts and jazz clubs and even have their pools cleaned, these same folks also lie, drink, and cheat. Death itself seems never to be far away. A look at human life and American culture with over 20 lives interweaving
Mystery train by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

14 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teenage couple from Japan on a pilgramage to Graceland, a mysterious Italian beauty escorting her husband's body back to Italy and an unemployed, armed misfit known as Elvis meet in Memphis. Their intertwined tales create a comic masterpiece
The outsiders by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and German and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coming-of-age movie set in Tulsa, Oklahoma in the mid-1960s. Ponyboy and his two brothers struggle to find their place in a difficult world after the deaths of their parents
Night on earth by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

54 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of five stories involving cab drivers in five different cities. Los Angeles - A talent agent for the movies discovers her cab driver would be perfect to cast, but the cabbie is reluctant to give up her solid cab driver's career. New York - An immigrant cab driver is continually lost in a city and culture he doesn't understand. Paris - A blind girl takes a ride with a cab driver from the Ivory Coast and they talk about life and blindness. Rome - A gregarious cabbie picks up an ailing man and virtually talks him to death. Helsinki - an industrial worker gets laid off and he and his compatriots discuss the bleakness and unfairness of love and life and death
Coffee and cigarettes by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

25 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En el año 1993 un corto de Jim Jarmusch titulado "Coffee and Cigarettes" recibió la Palma de Oro del Festival de Cannes al mejor cortometraje. Once años depués Jarmusch recupera el espíritu y estética de aquel genial corto para rodar "Coffee and Cigarettes", una serie enlazada también de cortometrajes que componen un largometraje. Cada secuencia muestra a diversos personajes sentados alrededor de una mesa, tomando café, fumando cigarrillos y discutiendo diversos temas como la correcta preparación del té inglés, las teorías sobre la conspiración contra Elvis Presley, Abbot & Costello, la ficticia banda de rock SQÜRL, París en los años veinte o el uso de la nicotina como insecticida, entre otros temas
Bad as me by Tom Waits( Recording )

32 editions published in 2011 in 4 languages and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 2011 inductee into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Tom Waits returns with his highly anticipated new album, his first new studio release in seven years. Bad as Me finds him at the height of his songwriting powers and in the finest voice of his career
Mystery men by Kinka Usher( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and French and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of would-be superheroes with questionable abilities find themselves looking for a way to make headlines and achieve success and fame. When the city's favorite hero, Captain Amazing, is kidnapped by his arch enemy, the evil Casanova Frankenstein, the second-rate heroes seize the opportunity and band together for a rescue mission
Rain dogs by Tom Waits( Recording )

38 editions published between 1985 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With jarring rhythms and unusual instruments such as the marimba, accordion, and various percussion joined by his frequently surreal lyrics this album is full of funk
Shrek 2 : motion picture soundtrack by Joseph Arthur( Recording )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mule variations by Tom Waits( Recording )

26 editions published in 1999 in 3 languages and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After several years in other endeavors, Waits returns to recording with his familiar growl and eclectic blend of musical genres
Rumble fish by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and German and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rusty James is a troubled teen who lives in the shadow of his older brother, "the Motorcycle Boy." He wants to be smart, tough, and cool like his sibling. Trouble is, he seems to only have the tough part down. Rusty isn't a leader like his brother, he's only good at getting people into trouble and trying to kick and punch his way out of it. Everyone around him has given up on Rusty James, and he's going to destroy anybody around him, including himself. When his brother returns, Rusty has to come to grips with who they both really are
For the kids( Recording )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of children's music mixing traditional tunes, pop classics, and originals
Orphans : brawlers, bawlers & bastards by Tom Waits( Recording )

20 editions published in 2006 in 3 languages and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goes beyond being just a basic Tom Waits retrospective by including a wide range of tracks from cover songs to material recorded in the garage with his kids. This collection also captures his various musical styles
Jesus' blood never failed me yet by Gavin Bryars( Recording )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jesus Blood never failed me yet" est la phrase dun mendiant croisé près de Waterloo Station lors du tournage dun film dAlan Power. Gavin Bryars a improvisé un accompagnement au piano dabord, puis avec un orchestre par la suite sur la base de cette phrase répétée en boucle
Poetry in motion by Ron Mann( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and German and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A performance film of contemporary poets which celebrates poetry's ancient oral tradition. Here twenty-four leading North American poets sing, chant and read from their own works
 
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The Book of Eli
Alternative Names
Tom Vejts

Tom Waites

Tom Waits americký hudebník

Tom Waits americký hudobník

Tom Waits Amerikaans zanger

Tom Waits amerykański wokalista i instrumentalista, autor tekstów

Tom Waits auteur-compositeur-interprète et acteur américain

Tom Waits cantante, compositor y actor estadounidense

Tom Waits cantautore e attore statunitense

Tom Waits US-amerikanischer Sänger und Schauspieler

Tom Waits yhdysvaltalainen laulaja-lauluntekijä

Ton Waits

Waits, Thomas Alan.

Waits, Thomas Alan 1949-

Τομ Γουέιτς

Том Вейтс

Том Вејтс

Том Уейтс

Том Ўэйтс

Том Уэйтс американский музыкант и актёр

Уэйтс Т. А. 1949-

Уэйтс, Том

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تام ویتس خواننده-ترانه‌سرا، گیتاریست، نویسنده، پیانیست، بازیگر، آهنگساز، و خواننده آمریکایی

توم وايتس

ทอม เวตส์

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톰 웨이츠

トム・ウェイツ

汤姆·威茨

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