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Thomas, Jeremy

Overview
Works: 76 works in 604 publications in 10 languages and 18,932 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  History  Historical films  Nonfiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Documentary films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Interviewee, Director, Author of introduction, Contributor, wpr, Editor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Jeremy Thomas
 
Most widely held works by Jeremy Thomas
The last emperor by Bernardo Bertolucci( Visual )

74 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Pu Yi, who, at the age of 3, toddled to the Imperial Dragon Throne to become China's last emperor
A dangerous method by David Cronenberg( Visual )

24 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 1,549 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 Richard Linklater( Visual )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 1,537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ensemble drama examining the health issues and social consequences of America's love affair with fast food
Only lovers left alive by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traveling at night with Jim Jarmusch: A portrait of the American director Jim Jarmusch at work on the set of his latest film, Only Lovers Left Alive
Kon-Tiki by Joachim Roenning( Visual )

21 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the Academy Award?-winning documentary, KON TIKI is the story of legendary Norwegian explorer Thor Heyerdahl. In 1947, he and five other men crossed the Pacific Ocean in a balsa wood raft, proving that pre-Columbian South Americans could have crossed the sea and settled the Polynesian islands. After financing the trip through loans and donations, they set off on this epic 101-day journey across 4,300 miles of dangerous open water, as the world watched
Naked lunch by William S Burroughs( Visual )

37 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 923 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."
Creation by Jon Amiel( Visual )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 859 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
Pina : Dance, dance, otherwise we are lost by Germany) Tanztheater (Wuppertal( Visual )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in German and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally conceived as a collaboration between filmmaker Wim Wenders and choreographer Pina Bausch, Pina ultimately turned into a tribute to Bausch following her death in 2009. Consists primarily of performances of Bausch's works by Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch with brief interviews with Bausch and members of the dance group
Sexy beast by Jonathan Glazer( Visual )

21 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--Container
Little Buddha by Bernardo Bertolucci( Visual )

31 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Due monaci buddisti, Norbu e Champa, arrivano a Seattle, convinti che un ragazzino bianco, Jesse, sia la reincarnazione di un loro Lama. (Mereghetti)
High-rise by Vito Acconci( Visual )

10 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 654 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
The sheltering sky by Bernardo Bertolucci( Visual )

39 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 566 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
Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence( Visual )

9 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 540 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 dreamers by Jørgen Leth( Visual )

22 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 510 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
The hit by Stephen Frears( Visual )

19 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In London in 1973, Willie Parker informed on his gangster colleagues. Ten years later he is violently snatched from his Spanish tranquil village retreat by hit men who are surprised to find out they have a completely willing victim on their hands
Stealing beauty by Bernardo Bertolucci( Visual )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucy, a nineteen-year-old American, travels to Tuscany to have her portrait painted, to see a young man she met four years before, and to solve a mystery in her mother's diary
Tale of tales by Matteo Garrone( Visual )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 448 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
Insignificance by Nicolas Roeg( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four unnamed people who look and sound a lot like Albert Einstein, Marilyn Monroe, Joe DiMaggio, and Joseph McCarthy converge in one New York City hotel room for a compelling, visually inventive adaptation of Terry Johnson's play. With a combination of whimsy and dread, director Nicolas Roeg creates a fun-house-mirror picture of cold war America that questions the nature of celebrity and plays on a society's simmering nuclear fears
Crash by David Cronenberg( Visual )

21 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 410 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 pursues this new erotic linking of cars, sex, and injury
Bad timing by Nicolas Roeg( Visual )

14 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex is a cold, distant, fiercely intellectual research psychiatrist from New York, teaching in Vienna. Milena, an Army brat, has wandered back through the countries she was raised in to find herself there, too. They meet at a party, are immediately attracted to each other, and fall quickly into a sexually obsessive relationship. Milena has a husband across the border named Stefan, and a drinking problem. This does not make Alex very happy. Their relationship becomes a fight for power, waged with manipulation, drugs, despair, need, and lust, and it is never clear if there is any real 'winner'
 
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The last emperor
Alternative Names
Jeremy Thomas britischer Filmproduzent

Jeremy Thomas Brits filmproducent

Jeremy Thomas britský filmový producent

Jeremy Thomas produttore cinematografico, regista e montatore britannico

Thomas, J.A.

Thomas, Jeremy

Thomas, Jeremy A.

Томас, Джереми

ג'רמי תומאס

جرمی توماس تهیه‌کننده بریتانیایی

جيريمي توماس

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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Kon-TikiNaked lunchLittle BuddhaStealing beautyCrashBad timing