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Jordan, Neil 1950-

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Most widely held works by Neil Jordan
Interview with the vampire the vampire chronicles by Neil Jordan( Visual )

72 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vampire with a conscience, Lestat (Cruise), tells an unbelieving journalist the story of how he lured a young aristocrat (Pitt) into the immortality of the damned
The crying game by Neil Jordan( Visual )

122 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A haunting, humorous and shocking romantic thriller about Irish terrorists, their hostage and the hostage's exotic girlfriend
The brave one by Jodie Foster( Visual )

29 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York City radio host Erica Bain is working and living a wonderful life. One night she and her fiancé, David, are brutally attacked. David is killed and Erica is almost beaten to death. Erica is traumatized and in order to cope and work past the tragic event, Erica becomes someone else. She buys a gun and begins to roam the streets at night looking to take her revenge on the men who were responsible for the attack. Late one night, Erica is in the back of a convenience store when a man comes in and kills his store clerk wife. The man comes after her and she protects herself, finding that is is very easy to shoot a gun. Days later, Erica is on the subway when she is about to be raped by two men, and again she protects herself. The city becomes fascinated with the exploits of this vigilante killer, but NYPD Detective Mercer is trying to catch this person, before the killer strikes again
Michael Collins by Neil Jordan( Visual )

95 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El es un héroe cuyas tácticas de combate fueron modelo de otras luchas del siglo 20, un hombre de estado quién negoció la separación de Irlanda con Inglaterra, un mártir político asesinado por la causa que vivió intensamente
The Borgias( Visual )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rodrigo Borgia becomes Pope Alexander VI, propelling him, his two sons Cesare and Juan, and his daughter, Lucrezia, to become the most powerful and influential family of the Italian Renaissance
Shade : a novel by Neil Jordan( Book )

30 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 9 languages and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nina Hardy, murdered by her childhood friend, George, watches and retells the events of her life and afterlife, as her half-brother retraces their childhood together, revealing the crime against Nina in all its full and heartbreaking meaning
The end of the affair by Graham Greene( Visual )

28 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In England during World War II, an American writer and the bored wife of a British civil servant fall in love. Then she mysteriously ends the affair
Beckett on film by Samuel Beckett( Visual )

10 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The comprehensive cinematic interpretation of Beckett's plays."--Container
Ondine by Neil Jordan( Visual )

29 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Syracuse, a simple fisherman who catches a beautiful and mysterious woman in his trawler nets. The woman seems to be dead, but then she comes alive before Syracuse's eyes and he thinks he may be seeing things. However, with the help of his ailing yet irrepressible daughter, Annie, he comes to believe that the fantastical might be possible and that the woman (Ondine) might be a myth come true
The Borgias( Visual )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After exacting vicious punishment on all those who opposed them, the Borgias are at the apex of their power and influence. With the world around them embroiled in war and turmoil, the original crime family will continue to exploit allies, silence critics, and solidify legacies. But this time, the seemingly unbreakable bonds of blood will be tested like never before, as the house notoriously united against the world becomes divided against itself
Mona Lisa by Neil Jordan( Visual )

73 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-con and a call girl are thrown together when he becomes her chauffeur. Initially he detests her but winds up under her spell. Includes original theatrical trailer
Mistaken by Neil Jordan( Book )

18 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Kevin and Gerald were two boys growing up on opposite sides of the Dublin economic divide. Though they had never met, they shared a growing awareness of each other through episodes of mistaken identity. Yet Kevin was doubly haunted, living next door to the one-time residence of Bram Stoker, and the shadow of both a vampire and Gerald stretch far across his early years. For a time, the boys' doppelganger paths would cross innocently enough--one stealing the other's unwitting girlfriend, or being called out to in the street--until a family tragedy sends them both down a much darker path."--P. [4] of cover
Breakfast on Pluto by Neil Jordan( Visual )

40 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As foster kid Patrick 'Kitten' Braden grows up, he leaves behind his small-town life in Ireland for London, where he's reborn as a transvestite cabaret singer in the 1960s and 70s
The Borgias( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeremy Irons stars in The Borgias, the saga of history's most infamous crime family. Conspiring with his ruthless sons and poisonously seductive daughter, the charismatic Rodrigo Borgia will let nothing and no one stand in the way of his relentless quest for wealth and power. Mercilessly cruel and defiantly decadent, intimidation and murder are his weapons of choice in his scandalous ascension to the papacy in Renaissance-era Italy
The good thief by Neil Jordan( Visual )

25 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob is an aging American thief is living in the French city of Nice. Addicted to both heroin and gambling, Bob is in the midst of an extended personal losing streak when he rescues a new girl in town named Anne from her pimp. When the opportunity to steal a fortune in rare paintings from a Monte Carlo casino comes along, Bob hopes for a score big enough to let him retire from his life of crime. His only hindrances are Anne's man troubles and his nemesis, local police chief Roger
The butcher boy( Visual )

28 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francie lives with a violent, alcoholic father and a manic depressive, suicidal mother. The pressure on Francie to grow up are immense. When his mother commits suicide and his friend, Joe, goes off to boarding school, Francie sinks ever deeper into paranoia thanks mainly to his nasty neighbour Mrs. Nugent. He begins to have a fantasy where he has visions of the Virgin Mary. After his father dies, Francie's becomes more despondent, culminating in the extremely bloody murder of Mrs. Nugent whom he holds responsible for all the wrongs visited upon him. After being arrested, Francie is committed to an asylum in an attempt to cure him
Byzantium( Visual )

26 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two female vampires wreak havoc on an unsuspecting English seaside community. Introverted Eleanor and the outgoing Clara both carry secrets from deep in their shared past-all 200 years of it. Shacked up in the seedy Byzantium Hotel, they scheme to keep their secrets from unsuspecting new victims in this seductive, stylish new take on the vampire genre
The past by Neil Jordan( Book )

23 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On June 1st, 1914, Una O'Shaughnessy sends a postcard home from a Cornish seaside town. Back in two weeks, she promises. But seven months later, she still has not returned to Ireland, and she sends another postcard, this one signed by herself, a man, and her new child. The Past is the story of Rene, this unexpected child, as told by her own child as he searches for the truth about his parents' mysterious and romantic history. Through the reminiscences of his mother's friend, the pieces of the past begin to fit together into a delicate mosaic of the truth. What really happened in that seaside town? Why does the past seem to hold so many secrets? Set over twenty-five years, travelling from Cornwall to Dublin and the Irish Provinces, The Past is a beautiful novel of love and longing, created by one of the preeminent artists of our time"--Page 4 of cover
Night in Tunisia, and other stories by Neil Jordan( Book )

32 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Korte verhalen waarin de relatie tussen mensen centraal staat
Michael Collins : screenplay and film diary by Neil Jordan( Book )

18 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and German and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Press kit includes 3 pamphlets, 1 sheet of loose copy, 1 card, and 3 photographs
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Interview with the vampire the vampire chronicles
Alternative Names
Jordan, Neil 1950-

Neil Jordan

Neil Jordan director de cine irlands

Neil Jordan irischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor, Produzent und Schriftsteller

Neil Jordan ralisateur, producteur, scnariste et crivain irlandais

Neil Jordan regista irlandese

Neil Jordan reżyser irlandzki

Нийл Джордан

Нил Джордан

Ніл Джордан

نيل جوردن

نیل جوردن فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، نویسنده، و کارگردان ایرلندی

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Shade : a novelThe end of the affairMona LisaMistakenBreakfast on PlutoThe pastNight in Tunisia, and other storiesMichael Collins : screenplay and film diary