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Bailey, John 1942 August 10-

Works: 86 works in 382 publications in 7 languages and 28,626 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Musical films  Biographical films  Romantic comedy films  Children's films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Western films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Director, Illustrator, Other, Film editor, Scenarist, Author, Performer, Cartographer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by John Bailey
How to lose a guy in 10 days by Donald Petrie( Visual )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and German and held by 2,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the "How to" columnist for a trendy magazine, Andie Anderson agrees to write a first hand account about what it takes to drive a man out of your life in exactly ten days. At the same time, eligible ad agency bachelor Benjamin Barry accepts a high stakes bet that he can lure any woman into falling in love with him in ten days
Divine secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood by Andrew Marcus( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 2,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Like mother, like daughter. Neither a hard-as-nails New York playwright nor her flaky Louisiana mother will take the necessary steps to mend their long-time rift. No, this is a job for the Sisterhood, sworn life-long friends who stage an outlandish "intervention" to bring daughter and mother back together again
Must love dogs by Gary David Goldberg( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and German and held by 2,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sarah Nolan is divorced, demoralized and dateless - until her sister posts her profile on Now she has a lot of dates, mainly with weirdos, weepers, lechers and jocks. Then she meets Jake, a soulful boat builder whose idea of true love comes straight from the movies. Jake is attractive, smart and maybe a bit too intense for Sarah, so she passes him by. But in passing him up, she may be passing up a real chance for love
Ordinary people by Robert Redford( Visual )

15 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in English and held by 1,815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The "ordinary" existence of an upper middle class family is shattered with the death of the older son and the struggle of the younger son against guilt and suicide
Ramona and Beezus by Bridget Moynahan( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ramona is a little girl with a very big imagination and a nose for mischief. Her playful antics keep everyone in her loving family on their toes, including her older sister Beezus
The way way back by Nat Faxon( Visual )

10 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 1,491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While fourteen year old Duncan is being dragged on a family trip with his mom and her overbearing boyfriend, he finds a gregarious friend at a local water park. The two form a powerful bond as Duncan learns to swim through the challenges of life, love, family and friendship, resulting in a vacation he'll never forget
Country strong by Shana Feste( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Al poco tiempo de asociarse un joven cantautor en alza con una estrella country venida a menos, la pareja se embarca en un gira de resurrección de su carrera con su marido al timón y una reina de la belleza convertida en cantante. Pero los conciertos, los enredos románticos y los viejos demonios amenazan con destruirles a todos
The big chill by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

12 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film probes the lives of seven college housemates from the 1960s who reunite at the funeral of a friend. What follows is a weekend of drugs, sex and a nostalgic re-examination of their anti-establishment days
A walk in the woods by Lee Blessing( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Bryson, instead of retiring to enjoy his loving and beautiful wife and large and happy family, challenges himself to hike the Appalachian Trail: 2,200 miles of America's most unspoiled, spectacular, and rugged countryside from Georgia to Maine. The peace and tranquility he hopes to find, though, is anything but, when the only person he can find willing to join him on the trek is his long-lost former friend Katz, a down-on-his-luck serial philanderer
The sisterhood of the traveling pants by Amber Tamblyn( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story about a special summer in the lives of four lifelong friends who are separated for the first time. The young women find a pair of jeans that fits each of them perfectly and they decide to use the pants as a way of keeping in touch
Groundhog Day by Harold Ramis( Visual )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and German and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic comedy about a weatherman caught in a personal time warp on the worst day of his life
In the line of fire by Wolfgang Petersen( Visual )

17 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un veterano agente del Servicio Secreto vive atormentado por no haber podido evitar el asesinato de Kennedy. Treinta años después, tendrá la oportunidad de redimirse cuando un psicópata amenace con matar al actual presidente
The Accidental Tourist by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Award-winning drama about the trials of one man. After a man loses his son and his wife leaves him, he becomes detached from the world, until a strange dog-trainer meets him and brings him back out
Mishima : a life in four chapters by Paul Schrader( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the life of Japan's most prolific modern author, who killed himself on the entranceway to the Japanese Eastern Army Headquarters after he was blocked in his bid to take it over
My blue heaven( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and German and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An urban hood given a new identity under the FBI witness protection program turns a suburban town upside down
Visions of light by Arnold Glassman( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring interviews with 29 cinematographers and directors, this film documents the story of cinematography since the conception of cinema at the turn of the 20th century as seen through the lenses of the world's greatest filmmakers and captured in classic scenes from over 125 films, tracing the evolution of motion-picture photography and innovations of cinematography and examining how the filmmaking process was complicated by new cinematic trends and technologies
The producers by Susan Stroman( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Broadway, Max Bialystock è un ex-produttore teatrale di successo caduto da tempo in disgrazia. Un giorno riceve la visita di Leo Bloom, un timido ragioniere che deve riempire i libri contabili e che gli fa notare come una persona disonesta, messa nel contesto giusto, potrebbe guadagnare più soldi producendo un flop che non un grande successo. Immediatamente Bialystock comprende che l'idea potrebbe essere giusta e cerca di convincere Bloom a studiare un piano per mettere in scena uno spettacolo dall'insuccesso assicurato e poi fuggire con i soldi stanziati dagli ignari investitori
The forger( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A second-generation petty thief arranges to get out of prison to spend time with his ailing son by taking on a job with his father to pay back the syndicate that arranged his release
Silverado by Lawrence Kasdan( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quattro cowboy bene assortiti - tre bianchi e un nero - uniscono le loro forze contro uno sceriffo corrotto che vuol far piazza pulita dei piccoli proprietari terrieri di Silverado. (Mereghetti)
A brief history of time by Stephen Hawking( Visual )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Errol Morris turns his camera on one of the most fascinating men in the world: the pioneering astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, afflicted by a debilitating motor neuron disease that has left him without a voice or the use of his limbs. An adroitly crafted tale of personal adversity, professional triumph, and cosmological inquiry, Morris's documentary examines the way the collapse of Hawking's body has been accompanied by the untrammeled broadening of his imagination"--Container insert
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Audience level: 0.14 (from 0.08 for Ramona and ... to 0.36 for Mishima : ...)

Ordinary people
Alternative Names
Bailey, J. K.

Bailey, John 1942 Aug. 10-

Bailey, John Ira 1942-

John Bailey americký kameraman a režisér

John Bailey Amerikaans filmregisseur

John Bailey cinéaste américain

John Bailey director de cine estadounidense

John Bailey direttore della fotografia statunitense

John Bailey US-amerikanischer Kameramann

Джон Бейлi

Джон Бэйли

ג'ון בילי

جان بیلی

جون بيلي



Divine secrets of the Ya-Ya SisterhoodMust love dogsOrdinary peopleThe sisterhood of the traveling pantsMishima : a life in four chaptersThe producers