WorldCat Identities

Meaney, Colm 1953-

Overview
Works: 539 works in 1,315 publications in 7 languages and 32,687 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Comedy films  Western television programs  Historical television programs  Historical films  Crime films  Television series  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Colm Meaney
The conspirator by Robert Redford( Visual )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the wake of Abraham Lincoln's assassination, seven men and one woman are arrested and charged with conspiring to kill the President, the Vice-President, and the Secretary of State. The lone woman charged, Mary Surratt, 42, owns a boarding house where John Wilkes Booth and others met and planned the simultaneous attacks. Against the ominous back-drop of post-Civil War Washington, newly-minted lawyer Frederick Aiken, a 28-year-old Union war hero, reluctantly agrees to defend Surratt before a military tribunal. As the trial unfolds, Aiken realizes his client may be innocent and that she is being used as bait and hostage in order to capture the only conspirator to have escaped a massive manhunt--her own son
Law abiding citizen by F. Gary Gray( Visual )

35 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clyde Shelton is an upstanding family man whose wife and daughter were brutally murdered during a home invasion. When the killers are caught, Nick Rice, a hotshot young Philadelphia prosecutor, is assigned to the case. Against his will, Nick is forced to offer one of the suspects a light sentence in exchange for testifying against his accomplice. Fast forward ten years. The man who got away with murder is found dead and Clyde Shelton coolly admits his guilt. Then he issues a warning to Nick: either fix the flawed justice system, or key players in the trial will die. Soon Shelton follows through on his threats, orchestrating from his jail cell a string of spectacularly diabolical assassinations that can be neither predicted nor prevented. Nick finds himself in a desperate race against time facing a deadly adversary who always seems to be one step ahead
Free birds by Jimmy Hayward( Visual )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two turkeys from opposite sides of the tracks must put aside their differences and team up to travel back in time to change the course of history, and get turkey off the holiday menu for good
Hell on wheels by Anson Mount( Visual )

33 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 1,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cullen Bohannon, a former soldier and slaveholder, follows the track of Union soldiers, who killed his wife. This brings him to the middle of one of the biggest projects in US history, the building of the railroad. After the war years in the 1860s, this connected the east with the still wild west
Get him to the Greek by Nicholas Stoller( Visual )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Turkish and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The intern of a record company finds himself with both his dream job and biggest nightmare, when he is assigned to retrieve a British rock star and get him to his concert in time
Far and away by Ron Howard( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman star in this critically-acclaimed romantic adventure from director Ron Howard. This breathtaking epic opens on the west coast of Ireland, 1892. Joseph Donelly (Tom Cruise), a poor tenant farmer, is determined to bring justice to an oppressive landlord. Instead, he finds himself accompanying the landlord's daughter, Shannon (Nicole Kidman), to America in a quest for land. Arriving in Boston, Joseph finds a place for them to live while proving a natural at bare-fisted boxing. But his triumph is short-lived as he and Shannon are thrown out into the bitter cold. Joseph sets off for work on the railroad, until a passing wagon train reminds him of his original goal to possess his own land. Preparing to stake his claim in the new territory, he runs into Shannon who is unhappily reunited with her former fiance. In the excitement of the Oklahoma land rush, they realize their dreams of land and life together in this satisfying grand-scale adventure that WNCN Radio calls "Ron Howard's best film - a wondrous epic"!
Hell on wheels( Visual )

27 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Confederate soldier, out to exact revenge on the Union soldiers who murdered his wife, follows their trail to the raucous, traveling town alongside the construction of the transcontinental railroad
Layer cake by Matthew Vaughn( Visual )

47 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Planning to retire and begin a new life, Mr. X is a successful West End drug dealer who has been asked for one last favor: to negotiate the sale of one million hits of Ecstasy. Unfortunately for Mr. X, the pills were stolen from a Serbian drug lord who'll cut off his head if he sells them. And with a London crime czar promising to retire him permanently if he doesn't, Mr. X may be rightfully concerned about his future
Mystery, Alaska by Jay Roach( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Widescreen. A remote, hockey-obsessed town populated by 633 of the most eccentric characters you'd ever want to meet, Mystery is the kind of place where nothing ever changes. But then life as they know it gets turned completely upside down when a publicity stunt brings the world-famous New York Rangers to Mystery for a game with the local team of weekend warriors and the whole town rises to meet the challenge of a lifetime
Hell on wheels( Visual )

20 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second season of AMC's post-Civil War series Hell on Wheels; continues the story of former Confederate soldier Cullen Bohannon, whose journey is filled with turmoil and danger as he struggles to leave a troubled past behind. Centered around the traveling town that follows the construction of the transcontinental railroad, the series examines the greed and corruption in man's fight for power
The Englishman who went up a hill but came down a mountain by Christopher Monger( Visual )

19 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man offend an entire town by declaring their mountain--a prized local landmark--to be a "hill." The eccentric and funny townspeople rally around their "mountain" and a fiery young woman charms the puzzled out-of-towners into seeing things their way
Hell on wheels by Hell on wheels (Television program)( Visual )

16 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former Confederate soldier still haunted by his past, Cullen Bohannon made a home in Hell on Wheels hunting down the men responsible for killing his family. Following the Indian attack that destroyed the railroad settlement, Cullen spends a long winter reshaping his lust for revenge into a burning ambition, to take control of the Union Pacific and drive it across the country
The Snapper by Stephen Frears( Visual )

52 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a close-knit, boisterous Irish family, and the commotion that follows the oldest daughter's announcement that she is pregnant. The whole town is thrown into a tizzy when she refuses to reveal the father's name
Hell on wheels by Anson Mount( Visual )

12 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and French and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the brutal winter of 1868, the railroad is at a standstill and restless workers wreak havoc on Cheyenne. Cullen Bohannon is trapped in a fort with a pregnant wife and the Swede. Thomas Durant is broke and Elam Ferguson is presumed dead. The task of uniting America by rail remains undone and the costs and consequences are rising, for everyone
Bel ami by Declan Donnellan( Visual )

11 editions published in 2012 in English and French and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This tale of temptation and obsession chronicles Georges Duroy's rise to power from his meager beginnings as a penniless ex-soldier by using the city's most influential and wealthy women. Set in turn-of-the-century Paris, Duroy seduces Madame de Marelle then marries Madeleine Forester a former comrade's wife. Fueled by his insatiable quest and lustful greed, Duroy conquers Madame Walter, only to learn that every conquest is marred by betrayal and that true love eludes him
The damned United by Tom Hooper( Visual )

28 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Previously successful manager Brian Clough takes over England's top football club Leeds United. His abrasive approach and his clear dislike of the players' dirty style of play make it certain there is going to be friction. Glimpses of his earlier career help explain both his hostility to previous manager Don Revie and how much he is missing his usual right-hand man, Peter Taylor, who decided to loyally stay with Brighton & Hove Albion
Con Air by Simon West( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and German and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cameron Poe is a highly decorated US ranger. He is convicted of manslaughter after protecting his wife from a drunken brawler. After eight years in prison he is being paroled and going home to his wife and daughter. His ride home is on the Jailbird, a secure air craft designed for prisoner transport. The plane is transporting some of society's most vicious murderers to Feltham Penitentiary, Lousiana's toughest maximum security prison. A surprising escape is made on board the plane. The cons seize control of the plane, and head it towards Las Vegas. Prison officials on the ground want to blow it out of the sky, but there is an alternative
InterMission by Mark O'Rowe( Visual )

19 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the suburbs of Dublin, more than a dozen strangers find their paths colliding in sometimes violent, sometimes absurd ways. When the desperately insecure and emotionally inarticulate John breaks up with Deirdre to 'give her a little test' his plan backfires leaving her broken-hearted and him alone and miserable. Through chance and coincidence, their break-up triggers a roller coaster ride of interweaving escapades in the lives of everyone around them
Alan Partridge by Steve Coogan( Visual )

22 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alan Partridge, the famous local radio DJ and TV host, finds himself at the center of a siege, when a disgruntled fellow DJ decides to hold their station hostage after learning that he's getting fired when the new owners decide to convert the station to talk radio
Star trek, Deep Space Nine by Avery Brooks( Visual )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orbiting the liberated planet of Bajor, a Federation space station guards the opening of a stable wormhole to the far side of the Galaxy
 
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