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DiCillo, Tom

Overview
Works: 85 works in 263 publications in 6 languages and 3,102 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Diaries  Motion picture plays  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Rock music  Fiction  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Photographer, Film editor, Cinematographer , Performer, Contributor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Tom DiCillo
Stranger than paradise by Jim Jarmusch ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[This is about a self-styled New York hipster (John Lurie of the Lounge Lizards) who is paid a suprise and quite unwelcome visit by his pretty sixteen-year-old Hungarian cousin. From initial hostility and indifference a strange affection grows between the two exiles. Due to complete boredom they decide to visit their aunt in the wastelands of Cleveland and then proceed to sunny Florida where they lose all their money and unwittingly gain a fortune. With a final ironic twist, they are at the end, back where they began.]
When you're strange by Tom DiCillo ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and German and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The documentary uncovers historic and previously unseen footage of the illustrious rock band and provides new insight into the revolutionary impact of its music and legacy
Living in oblivion ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and German and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The leading man has just had a disastrous one-night stand with the leading lady. The cinematographer is breaking up with the assistant director. The director's mother has wandered onto the set and the dwarf hired for the dream sequence has an attitude
Delirious by Tom DiCillo ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les is a small-time paparazzi with dreams of getting his embarrassingly funny photos on the front page. His luck seems to take a turn for the better when he befriends a clueless young homeless man, Toby, and makes him his unlikely assistant. But when Toby falls for a pop diva and becomes a reality TV star, Les has a tough time being pushed out of the frame and creates a devilish scheme to take down his former apprentice
Box of moon light by Tom DiCillo ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Turturro plays an extremely uptight engineer whose entire life is punctual and routine to the point of absurdity. He finds himself struggling with the monotony of everyday life and the threat of middle age. Then a routine business trip turns into a life-altering experience when he meets some bizarre but sincere strangers: a free spirit played by Sam Rockwell, a phone sex operator (Catherine Keener), and a paranoid mechanic (Dermot Mulroney). By the director of Living in oblivion and The real blonde, this is a very gutsy relationship film played platonically between two men
Johnny Suede by Tom DiCillo ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Johnny Suede is a quirky wannabe rock star with an immense pompadour and innocent attitude to match. But will this cool cat dreamer's relationship with a sensible young woman teach him that there's more to life than a one-of-a-kind pair of black suede shoes?
Double whammy ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When his bad back goes out, a world-weary detective fails to stop a fatal shooting spree and subsequently finds both his reputation and self-esteem shot. But after a beautiful, sexy chiropractor works magic on his back, his ego - along with other parts of his anatomy - gets him back in the game and he is ready to kick some butt!
The real blonde by Tom DiCillo ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This hilarious look at ambitious young entertainment and fashion industry denizens and the gulf between their dreams and reality centers on an idealistic and perpetually out of work actor and his live-in girlfriend
Living in oblivion (1995) shooting script by Tom DiCillo ( )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Doors : when you're strange ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2010 in 3 languages and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portret van de legendarische sixties-band The Doors, en de leider en zanger Jim Morrison
Permanent vacation by Jim Jarmusch ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a chronicle of the new, lost, post-punk generation - a dream-like odyssey that incorporates the imagery of the urban wilderness, the bombed-out rubble of an after-the-holocaust setting with a lingering sense of metaphysical dread. A product of the New Wave, or what Jarmusch prefers to call the "Lower East Side film aesthetic."
Coffee and cigarettes by Jim Jarmusch ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of eleven stories that range from Bill Murray's hilarious delivery of java and advice to Wu-Tang Clan's RZA and GZA to an interchange steeped in jealousy between a successful actress and her bitter cousin
Ça tourne à Manhattan by Tom DiCillo ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in French and English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ça tourne à Manhattan retrace la journée de tournage dun film, mis en scène par Nick Reve, où rien ne va se dérouler comme prévu. À la fois géné et aidé par une équipe maladroite mais bien attentionnée, Nick Reve va tenter daller au bout de son film, en saccommodant dun directeur de la photo susceptible, dune actrice principale talentueuse mais névrosée, amante de son partenaire sur le plateau, sans oublier lassistante à la poigne de fer, et tous les autres personnages typiques des plateaux de cinéma
When you're strange a film about the Doors ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the lives of the members of the Doors from 1966-1971 with concert footage and interviews
Variety ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama explores the question of voyeurism inherent in the watching of cinema by focusing on a woman, desperate for work, who takes a job selling tickets at a porno-movie theater. Initially apprehensive, she grows to like her position and begins to become a voyeur herself as she observes the clientele
Delirious Zbegani ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Living in oblivion Ca tourne à Manhattan by Tom DiCillo ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in French and English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vivir rodando ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El rodaje de una película de cine independinete puede ser tanto el más terrible campo de batalla de los egos como el perfecto paisaje para el amor. Las distintas pasiones que mueven a actores, director y demás miembros del equipo se encuentran, chocan o alían según determina el factor predominante que es motor de todos ellos: la ambición
Une vraie blonde by Tom DiCillo ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in French and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New York, 1997. Maquilleuse pour une flamboyante photographe de mode, Mary vit depuis six ans avec Joe, un acteur qui, tout en étant presque toujours au chômage, refuse obstinément de baisser d'un cran ses ambitions. Il exerce donc son talent dans d'obscures pièces d'avant-garde et gagne médiocrement sa vie en faisant des extra comme serveur. Cette intransigeance irrite son agent Dee Dee, ainsi que Mary, lasse de devoir assumer l'essentiel des dépenses du ménage. Pour résoudre ses problèmes de couple, Mary consulte un psychiatre, le docteur Leuter, qui lui conseille de défouler son agressivité en suivant les cours d'auto-défense du séduisant Doug
Stranger than paradise Bolj čudno kot raj ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Cillo, Tom di 1954-
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DiCillo, Tom 1954-
ディチロ, トム
Languages
English (131)
French (22)
German (11)
Spanish (7)
Italian (3)
Multiple languages (1)
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