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Cocks, Jay

Overview
Works: 55 works in 303 publications in 8 languages and 9,197 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs  Motion picture plays  Reviews  Love stories  Historical films  Fiction 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Speaker, Scenarist, Conceptor, Illustrator, Editor, Author of introduction, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1995.9.H5, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Jay Cocks
Gangs of New York by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
80 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 2,702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1846, waves of Irish immigrants poured in to the New York neighborhood of Five Points. "Billy the Butcher" bands his fellow "Native Americans" into a gang to take on the Irish gang "The Dead Rabbits" organized by Priest Vallon. After a bloody clash Vallon is dead, and his son ends up in a brutal reform school. In 1862, that boy returns to seek vengeance against the man that killed his father
The age of innocence by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
63 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 2,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In New York City in the 1870s, a rigid social code governs how people talk, walk, meet, part, dine, earn their livings, fall in love, and marry. Not a word of the code is written down anywhere, but these people have been studying it since they were born. In this elegant milieu, marriages, like treaties between nations, exist to provide for the orderly transmission of wealth; scions of old and rich families understand that their personal desires have no place in the design. One such is Newland Archer, engaged to marry pretty young May Welland. When he becomes entranced with May's cousin Ellen, the notorious Countess Olenska, every member of that class mobilizes to prevent Archer from doing anything that threatens their needs
De-Lovely by Irwin Winkler ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A musical portrait of American composer Cole Porter. The film imagines Porter looking back on his life as a stage show, with past memories taking shape as numbers in an elaborate and elegant musical accompanied by his songs. His personal history is illustrated by these performances, especially the complicated relationship with his wife, wealthy socialite Linda Lee Porter, who is shown as being the main inspiration for his work despite his extramarital affairs
An introduction to The age of innocence by Edith Wharton by Dan Stone ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Readings of excerpts from and critical analysis of Wharton's The age of innocence, a novel about the upper classes of New York and the story of Newland Archer's love for Countess Olenska
Strange days by Kathryn Bigelow ( Visual )
44 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A thriller set in the urban inferno of 1999 Los Angeles. Lenny Nero sells dreams and hustles nightmares available on small disks that are viewable via a compact headpiece that makes every sensation immediate. Nero replays scenes of happier days with Faith Justin, who has run off with sadistic Philo Gant. As he attempts to win Faith back, he hooks up with an old friend, Lornette "Mace" Mason, and the two of them are caught in a deadly fantasy of conspiracy, murder and betrayal
The age of innocence : a portrait of the film based on the novel by Edith Wharton by Martin Scorsese ( Book )
22 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Issey Miyake by Irving Penn ( Book )
4 editions published in 1988 in English and French and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Begleitbuch zu der Ausstellung "Issey Miyake A UN" im Musée des Arts Décoratifs in Paris vom 5. Okt. - 31. Dez. 1988
The age of innocence (1993) shooting script by Martin Scorsese ( )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Film, 73/74 : an anthology ( Book )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American movie musicals Hair ; De-Lovely ; A Chorus Line ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hair: Fresh from the farm, Claude Bukowski arrives in New York City for a date with the Army Induction Board, only to walk into a hippie "happening" in Central Park and fall in love with the beautiful Sheila. Befriended by the hippies' pacifist leader, Berger, and urged to crash a formal party in order to declare his love for Sheila, Claude begins an adventure that lands him in jail, Central Park Lake and finally, in the army. But Berger's final effort to save Claude from Vietnam sets in motion a bizarre twist of fate ... with shocking consequences. De-Lovely: A musical portrait of American composer Cole Porter. The film imagines Porter looking back on his life as a stage show, with past memories taking shape as numbers in an elaborate and elegant musical accompanied by his songs. His personal history is illustrated by these performances, especially the complicated relationship with his wife, wealthy socialite Linda Lee Porter, who is shown as being the main inspiration for his work despite his extramarital affairs. A chorus line: In preparation for a Broadway musical, a group of aspiring stage performers is put through their paces by a veteran stage director using some singular techniques
Zeit der Unschuld The age of innocence ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in German and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gangs of New York Tolpe New Yorka ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gangs of New York : screenplay by Jay Cocks ( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De-lovely : [screenplay] by Jay Cocks ( Book )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An original musical portrait of American composer Cole Porter, filled with his unforgettable songs. Porter looks back on his life as if it were one of his spectacular stage shows, with the people and events of his life becoming the actors and actions onstage. Through elaborate production numbers and popular hits, Porter's elegant, excessive past comes to light - including his deeply complicated relationship with his wife, Linda Lee Porter, who was his inspiration
L'età dell'innocenza ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Multiple languages and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New York 1870: Newland Archer, giovane avvocato di belle speranze, è fidanzato con May Welland, rampolla della ricca borghesia conformista della città, ma si innamora della contessa Ellen Olenska, una donna eccentrica e indipendente, appena tornata dall'Europa per allontanarsi da un marito che la opprimeva. Le convinzioni sociali e le sottili manovre di May, decisa a difendere ad ogni costo il suo ménage, spingeranno Archer ad affrettare il matrimonio. (Mereghetti)
Strange days : [screenplay] by James Cameron ( Book )
3 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De-Lovely : die Cole Porter Story ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Die Zeit der Unschuld" by Martin Scorsese ( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Making of 2001, a space odyssey by Stephanie Schwam ( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"If 2001 has stirred your emotions, your subconscious, your mythological yearnings, then it has succeeded."--Stanley Kubrick Stanley Kubrick's extraordinary movie 2001: A Space Odyssey was released in 1969. The critics initially disliked it, but the public loved it. And eventually, the film took its rightful place as one of the most innovative, brilliant, and pivotal works of modern cinema. The Making of 2001: A Space Odyssey consists of testimony from Kubrick's collaborators and commentary from critics and historians. This is the most complete book on the film to date--from Stanley Kubrick's first meeting with screenwriter Arthur C. Clarke to Kubrick's exhaustive research to the actual shooting and release of the movie. From the Trade Paperback edition
Gangi Nowego Jorku Gangs of New York ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historia wojen gangów, które miały miejsce w Nowym Jorku w połowie XIX wieku. Akcja filmu dzieje się na Manhattanie, w 1845 r. Priest Vallon - przywódca gangu Irlandczyków ginie na oczach swego syna - Amsterdama. Jego zabójcą jest brutalny i bezlitosny przywódca grupy Amerykanów - Bill zwany Rzeźnikiem. Po zakończeniu bitwy mały Amsterdam znika. Po latach powraca na Manhattan z planem brutalnej zemsty
 
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German (34)
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