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Jaynes, Roderick

Overview
Works: 19 works in 58 publications in 4 languages and 11,553 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Western films  Crime films  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Detective and mystery films  Film noir 
Roles: Film editor, Other, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Roderick Jaynes
O brother, where art thou? by Joel Coen( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 3,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loosely based on Homer's "Odyssey", three escaped chain gang convicts have to travel home to try and recover buried loot from a bank heist. Along the way they meet up with some strange characters
Intolerable cruelty by Joel Coen( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 2,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's comic gold as two of Hollywood's most dazzling stars - George Clooney and Academy Award-winner, Catherine Zeta-Jones - light up the screen in Intolerable Cruelty, a hilarious romantic comedy about men, women, and everything that can go wrong between them. Sparks fly when brilliant divorce attorney Miles Massey (George Clooney) meets his match in the beautiful but ruthless Marylin Rexroth (Catherine Zeta-Jones). From Academy Award-winning directors Joel Coen and Ethan Coen (Fargo; O Brother, Where Art Thou), Intolerable Cruelty also stars multi-talented Billy Bob Thornton and outrageous Cedric The Entertainer
Inside Llewyn Davis by Ethan Coen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a week in the life of a young folk singer as he navigates the Greenwich Village folk scene of 1961. Llewyn Davis (Oscar Isaac) is at a crossroads and struggling to make it as a musician against seemingly insurmountable obstacles- some of them of his own making. Living at the mercy of both friends and strangers, Llewyn's misadventures take him from the baskethouses of Greenwich Village to an empty Chicago club- on an odyssey to audition for a music mogul- and back again. Includes music performed by Issac, Justin Timberlake and Carey Mulligan, as well as Marcus Mumford and Punch Brothers
Hail, Caesar! by Joel Coen( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An all-star comedy set during the latter years of Hollywood's Golden Age. It follows a single day in the life of a studio fixer who is presented with plenty of problems to fix
The big Lebowski by Joel Coen( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and held by 1,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lazy, unemployed Southern Californian stoner who loves bowling gets mistaken for a millionaire with the same name. He's beaten up by men looking for money from the rich man's wife and gets drawn into the kidnapping of the millionaire's wife
The ladykillers by Alexander Mackendrick( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marva Munson is a spry, elderly woman who is looking for a tenant for the spare room in her house. Goldthwait H. Dorr moves in and gains Munson's permission to use the basement for rehearsals with his "medieval music ensemble." Dorr is masterminding the robbery of a riverboat casino, and the fellow musicians in his ensemble are actually the crew he's assembled to pull off the job. Despite their best efforts, Munson finds out about their scheme and Dorr decides the best solution is to silence her permanently
The man who wasn't there by Joel Coen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a sleepy Northern California town in the 1940s, Ed Crane, a humble barber, suspects that his wife Doris is having an affair with her boss. When a stranger comes into town hinting that there is a fortune to be made in investing in the new invention of dry cleaning, Ed hatches a blackmail scheme he hopes will make him rich and get him some revenge at the same time. His plan goes horribly awry when he accidentally commits a murder for which Doris is blamed, landing her in jail, and Ed at the mercy of big-city lawyer Freddy Riedenschneider
Inside Llewyn Davis by Kuen( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a week in the life of a young folk singer as he navigates the Greenwich Village folk scene of 1961. He is at a crossroads. Guitar in tow, huddled against the unforgiving New York winter, he is struggling to make it as a musician against seemingly insurmountable obstacles, some of them of his own making
Inside Llewyn Davis( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a week in the life of a young folk singer as he navigates the Greenwich Village folk scene of 1961. He is at a crossroads. Guitar in tow, huddled against the unforgiving New York winter, he is struggling to make it as a musician against seemingly insurmountable obstacles, some of them of his own making
Blood simple by Joel Coen( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a backwoods bar owner hires a man to kill his cheating wife and her boyfriend, he opens a door into the criminal world that he'll never be able to shut
Barton Fink by Joel Coen( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fink is a New York playwright who reluctantly relocates to Hollywood to write screenplays. Ordered to write a low budget screenplay about wrestling, Fink manages to type one sentence and then ... nothing. Although his chatty insurance salesman neighbor Charlie helps out by teaching Fink about wrestling, the clock ticks, the temperature rises, and Fink's life spins more and more out of control
Fargo by Joel Coen( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story from events taking place in Minnesota in 1987. A midwestern policewoman investigates a series of brutal and interconnected crimes. Steadily, she tightens the net on the killers and their accomplices in a kidnapping scheme gone wildly wrong
No Country for Old Men by Joel Coen( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and French and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Llewelyn Moss is hunting antelope near the Texas/Mexico border when he stumbles upon several dead men, a big stash of heroin, and more than two million dollars in cash. He takes off with the money--and the hunter becomes the hunted. A drug cartel hires a former Special Forces agent to track down the loot, and a ruthless killer joins the chase as well. Also looking for Moss is the aging Sheriff Bell, a World War II veteran who may be Moss' only hope for survival
Burn after reading by Joel Coen( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Osbourne Cox is a CIA analyst who quits his job after being demoted. He decides to write a memoir about his life in the CIA. His wife, Katie, wants a divorce and, based on the advice of her divorce lawyer, she downloads many of his personal and financial files onto a disc. Katie's lover is Treasury agent Harry Pfarrer. The disc eventually finds its way to Hardbodies, a workout gym. An employee of the gym, Chad Feldheimer obtains the disc and ascertains that it contains classified government information. Along with his fellow employee, Linda Litzke, he intends to use the disc to blackmail Osbourne. When blackmailing him fails, Linda decides to take the information to the Russian embassy. At the embassy, she hands the disc over to the Russians, promising that she will give them more information. Linda and Chad don't have any more information, so they decide to break into Cox's house. This brings about a series of events that no one foresees
Javier Bardem 3-film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mondays in the Sun: Follows five unemployed shipyard workers on the coast of Spain. Led by the cocky Santa (Bardem), the men may be down on their luck but still encourage each other to search for work, love and the strength to hope for better days
True Grit by Charles Portis( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mattie Ross is determined to avenge her father's blood by capturing Tom Chaney, the man who shot and killed him for two pieces of gold. Just fourteen, she enlists the help of Rooster Cogburn, a one-eyed, trigger-happy US Marshal with an affinity for drinking, and hardened Texas Ranger LaBoeuf to track the fleeing Cheney. Despite their differences, their ruthless determination leads them on a perilous adventure that can have only one outcome: retribution" (container)
Blood simple by Joel Coen( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A jealous husband hires a detective to murder his wife and her lover
Il grande Lebowski( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A lazy, unemployed Southern Californian stoner who loves bowling gets mistaken for a millionaire with the same name. He's beaten up by men looking for money from the rich man's wife and gets drawn into the kidnapping of the millionaire's wife
Prima ti sposo poi ti rovino( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Marilyn Rexroth nutre un'autentica vocazione per il denaro che accumula collezionando, come figurine, mariti miliardari. Tra lei e i sogni a più zeri, lui, Miles Massey avvocato brillante di Beverly Hills, che prima la incastra, poi la sposa, poi le soccombe e poi la redime, si redime, irrimediabilmente. (Mymovies)
 
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