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Thomas, Jeremy

Overview
Works: 73 works in 714 publications in 10 languages and 19,144 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Historical films  Nonfiction films  History  Documentary films  Melodrama  Fantasy films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Interviewee, Director, Author of introduction, Actor, wpr, fmp, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Jeremy Thomas
 
Most widely held works by Jeremy Thomas
A dangerous method by David Cronenberg( Visual )

31 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The relationship between fledgling psychiatrist Carl Jung and his mentor Sigmund Freud is torn apart when Sabina Spielrein, a troubled but beautiful young woman, comes between them and forever changes the face of modern thought
Fast food nation by Eric Schlosser( Visual )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If it's true that we are what we eat, then how do we even know who we are? Don Anderson is trying to balance his search for the truth with an apparent desire not to do anything that might hurt his career. Raul and Sylvia, having crossed the border illegally, take up dangerous, stomach-turning jobs at the meat-processing plant. Amber is a teenage burger-slinger who wants to both change the world and get out of town. These two desires--to fight the system and to win by its rules--are not necessarily incompatible, though they may seem contradictory. Everyone has something to say, but hard ethical choices are set down by the logic of 21st-century consumer capitalism
Only lovers left alive by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Only lovers left alive: Set against the romantic desolation of Detroit and Tangier, an underground musician, deeply depressed by the direction of human activities, reunites with his resilient and enigmatic lover. Their love story has already endured several centuries at least, but their debauched idyll is soon disrupted by her wild and uncontrollable younger sister. Can these wise but fragile outsiders continue to survive as the modern world collapses around them?
Kon-Tiki by Joachim Roenning( Visual )

29 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norwegian explorer Thor Heyerdahl crossed the Pacific Ocean in a balsa wood raft in 1947, together with five men, to prove that South Americans back in pre-Columbian times could have crossed the sea to settle on Polynesian islands. After gathering financing for the trip with loans and donations, they set off on an epic 101-day-long journey across eight thousand kilometers, all while the world was watching. This feature film is based on Heyerdahl's life story
Creation by Joseph Haydn( Visual )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives viewers a unique inside look at Charles Darwin, his family, and his love for his deeply religious wife, as he is torn between faith and science. Darwin struggles to finish his legendary book, On the Origin of Species, which goes on to become the foundation for evolutionary biology
High-rise by John Norman( Visual )

13 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Robert Laing is the newest resident of a luxurious apartment in a high-tech concrete skyscraper whose lofty location places him amongst the upper class. But as power outages become more frequent and building flaws emerge, particularly on the lower floors, the regimented social strata begins to crumble and the building becomes a battlefield in a literal class war
Pina : Dance, dance, otherwise we are lost( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in German and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originalmente concebido como una colaboración entre el cineasta Wim Wenders y la coreógrafa Pina Bausch, la película resultó finalmente en un homenaje a Bausch después de su muerte en el 2009. El filme está compuesto principalmente de ejecuciones de obras de Bausch interpretadas por el Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch
Sexy beast by Jonathan Glazer( Visual )

25 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High voltage crime thriller that crackles with chilling style and wit. A savage gangster named Don Logan is met with resistance when he tries to recruit a retired pal for "one last job". But Logan just won't take no for an answer
Little Buddha by Bernardo Bertolucci( Visual )

47 editions published between 1993 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a big American city, a boy and his family discover a story about a prince in a land of miracles. But the miracle becomes real when Tibetan monks appear, searching for their leader's reincarnation -- who they believe has been reborn in the boy. Suddenly, their worlds meet, leading the Americans on an extraordinary adventure
The last emperor( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatic history of Aisin-Gioro "Henry" Pu Yi, who at the age of three became the last of the Emperors of China. Chronicles his lofty birth and brief reign in the Forbidden City, as the object of worship by half a billion people; through his abdication, his decline and dissolute lifestyle; and his exploitation by the invading Japanese as the ruler of Manchukuo from 1932 to 1945. He returned to public life in 1959, just another peasant worker in the People's Republic, and died as a gardener at the Botanical Gardens of Peking
The Last emperor by Bernardo Bertolucci( Visual )

68 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Pu Yi, who, at the age of 3, toddled to the throne to become China's last emperor
Naked lunch by David Cronenberg( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part-time pest-control man and full-time drug addict Bill Lee (Weller) seeks escape from his troubled existence in 1953 New York and flees to Interzone (a hallucinatory version of Tangiers) where reality and fantasy have merged. It's a strange, surreal landscape inhabited by mugwumps, half-alien, half-insect creatures, man-sized centipedes, carnivorous typewriters and bizarre humans. Compelled to make sense of this alien territory, he writes a book called "Naked lunch."
Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence by Nagisa Ōshima( Visual )

25 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a Japanese prison camp on Java in 1942, two British officers, John Lawrence and Jack Celliers, encounter camp commander Yonoi and his sergeant Hara. Things had been going pretty well, until charismatic, rebellious Celliers arrived. Yonoi is a devotee of the samurai ideal; neither he nor Hara can understand the stoic way in which the British prisoners accept their situation of defeat. Lawrence speaks Japanese, and ceaselessly tries to mediate between the prisoners and their overseers, translating both the words and the values of the two races. Celliers' attitude, however, is more comprehensible to Yonoi. He and Celliers arrive at a sort of détente, based on an admiration for the other, but this eventually turns into a contest of wills as the camp's carefully nurtured equilibrium is destroyed
The sheltering sky by Bernardo Bertolucci( Visual )

44 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American artist couple, drawn by desire to the Sahara, travel there shortly after World War II in order to follow their passionate obsessions in an attempt to recapture the love they once shared
Tale of tales by Matteo Garrone( Visual )

6 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Salma Hayek and John C. Reilly are Queen and King in this gory, gorgeous grown-up fairytale full of princes and princesses, sorcerers and fairies,and fearsome monsters and ogres. Three story strands interweave with one another in this film from director Matteo Garrone. In one tale, Hayek plays a jealous queen who forfeits her husband's life. In another, Cassel plays a king whose passion is stoked by two mysterious sisters
The dreamers by Bernardo Bertolucci( Visual )

32 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a brother and sister invite a man to stay with them, what begins as a casual friendship ripens into a sensual voyage of discovery and desire in which nothing is off limits and anything is possible
Stealing beauty by Bernardo Bertolucci( Visual )

18 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When beautiful 19-year old Lucy arrives in Italy to spend the summer with her late mother's bohemian friends, shes determined to do two things, first, to consummate her romance with the boy she fell in love with 4 years earlier and secondly, to find out the identity of her father from clues in her mother's diary
Insignificance by Nicolas Roeg( Visual )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New York night in 1953. Fans crowd the sidewalks and the famous hide out in bars. Four 20th Century icons are dropped into a melting pot of the sexual and the cerebral
The hit( Visual )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In London in 1973, Willie Parker informed on his gangster colleagues. Afterward, he's packed off to the south of Spain to live out his days far from the reach of the criminals he has put away. Ten years go by in peace, until one day he returns home, is kidnapped, and given into the hands of Mr. Braddock and his assistant Myron. They are to deliver him to Paris, and the boss he put away. Trouble is, Willie totally accepting of his fate--a former criminal turned Zen master--which unnerves Braddock and Myron to no end. The beleaguered hit men are burdened with a female witness, the Spanish police are after them, and soon nothing is going according to plan
Crash by David Cronenberg( Visual )

24 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film producer and sexual adventurer James Ballard's life is transformed by a car crash. It introduces him to Dr. Helen Remington, as her husband is propelled through the windshield and into James' car, dead. No sooner are Helen and James both out of the hospital than they show up together at a late-night show staged by Vaughan, whose near-fatal accident left him obsessed with the erotic possibilities of crashes. Vaughan savors crash data and presides over a cult of like-minded fetishists, soon joined by James--comatose with lust and fascination--as he single-mindedly pursuing this new erotic linking of cars, sex, and injury
 
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Alternative Names
Jeremy Thomas britischer Filmproduzent

Jeremy Thomas Brits filmproducent

Jeremy Thomas britský filmový producent

Jeremy Thomas producteur britannique

Jeremy Thomas productor de cine británico

Jeremy Thomas produttore cinematografico, regista e montatore britannico

Thomas, J.A.

Thomas, Jeremy

Thomas, Jeremy A.

Τζέρεμι Τόμας

Томас, Джереми

Ջերեմի Թոմաս

ג'רמי תומאס

ג'רמי תומאס מפיק קולנוע בריטי

جرمی توماس تهیه‌کننده بریتانیایی

جيريمي توماس

جيريمي توماس منتج أفلام بريطاني

ジェレミー・トーマス

杰瑞米·托马斯

傑瑞米·湯馬士

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