WorldCat Identities

Thomas, Jeremy

Works: 75 works in 596 publications in 10 languages and 17,763 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biographical films  History  Nonfiction films  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Documentary films  Social problem films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Interviewee, Director, Actor, Contributor, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Jeremy Thomas
Most widely held works by Jeremy Thomas
The last emperor by Bernardo Bertolucci( Visual )

78 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Pu Yi, who, at the age of 3, toddled to the Imperial Dragon Throne to become "Lord of 10,000 Years," China's last emperor
A dangerous method by David Cronenberg( Visual )

19 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,534 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 3 languages and held by 1,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ensemble drama examining the health issues and social consequences of America's love affair with fast food
Kon-Tiki by Pål Sverre Valheim Hagen( Visual )

18 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,015 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
Only Lovers Left Alive by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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?
Naked lunch by David Cronenberg( Visual )

40 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 935 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 )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 864 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 Wim Wenders( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in German and held by 828 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 )

19 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 804 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 )

43 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old lama tries to prove that a small American boy is the reincarnation of his teacher. The story of Shakyamuni Buddha is also related as the story flashes back and forth between the past and the present
Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence by Nagisa Ōshima( Visual )

36 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colonel Lawrence is an astute observer of the cultural codes of his captors and even forms a friendship of sorts with one Japanese officer (Takeshi). He is also witness to the strange dynamics between new camp commandant Yoni (Ryuichi Sakamoto) and a new prisoner, Jack Celliers (David Bowie) with whom Lawrence served in Libya. Yoni is fascinated by Celliers and plans to make him the prisoners' CO, replacing Hicksley Ellis (Jack Thompson)
The dreamers by Bernardo Bertolucci( Visual )

24 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 506 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 )

18 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 482 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 )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 471 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 )

13 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 427 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
Bad timing by Nicolas Roeg( Visual )

13 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 404 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'
Crash by David Cronenberg( Visual )

18 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 393 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
Tideland by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her mother dies from a heroin overdose, Jeliza-Rose is taken from the big city to live in a rural farmhouse with her father. She tries to settle into a new life in a house her father had purchased for his now-deceased mother. Jeliza-Rose's attempts to deal with her life change, but the result is her increasingly odd behavior. Jeliza-Rose begins to communicate with her bodiless Barbie doll heads and Dell, a neighborhood woman who always wears a beekeeper's veil
The sheltering sky by Bernardo Bertolucci( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 322 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
Hara-kiri death of a samurai( Visual )

6 editions published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An tale of revenge, honor and disgrace, centering on a poverty-stricken samurai who discovers the fate of his ronin son-in-law, setting in motion a tense showdown of vengeance against the house of a feudal lord."
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The last emperor
Alternative Names
Jeremy Thomas britischer Filmproduzent

Jeremy Thomas Brits filmproducent

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


Naked lunchLittle BuddhaMerry Christmas, Mr. LawrenceStealing beautyBad timingCrash