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Schamus, James 1959-

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Most widely held works by James Schamus
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon by Ang Lee( Visual )

69 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two master warriors track the mysterious and highly skilled thief of the legendary sword Green Destiny. They suspect that the evil warrior Jade Fox is involved and hiding in the governor's household. Meanwhile the governor's beautiful daughter, who is hiding secrets of her own, fights against her coming marriage as she admires the freedom of the wudan masters
Brokeback Mountain by Ang Lee( Visual )

41 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1963, a time in the United States when life was simple, straightforward and the lines between the sexes and sex roles were crisply drawn and severely delineated. Ennis Del Mar and Jack Twist find themselves thrown together when they are hired to tend sheep in the remote area of Brokeback Mountain, Wyoming. Because of the job, the two are forced to spend many hours together alone in the wild. Ennis and Jack are inexorably drawn to each other through their proximity, loneliness and through a shared lack of tenderness and emotion in their lives and are emotionally, physically and psychically bonded to each other almost from the start
Sense and sensibility by Ang Lee( Visual )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and held by 2,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells of the Dashwood sisters, sensible Elinor and passionate Marianne, whose chances at marriage seem doomed by their family's sudden loss of fortune
Hulk by Ang Lee( Visual )

70 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Banner is involved in a freak lab accident exposing him to gamma radiation. As a result, whenever the mild-mannered man becomes angry, he transforms into a huge, rampaging creature that destroys everything in his path
Yin shi nan nü = Eat drink man woman by Ang Lee( Visual )

68 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Centered on a father and his three unmarried daughters living in modern day Taiwan where each Sunday, as is their tradition, they gather around the table to share a meal, stories and digest the wisdom of their all-knowing father." -- Back of container
The ice storm by Ang Lee( Visual )

43 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... the story of two dysfunctional families who learn to cope with nature-- human nature-- in this emotionally charged tale of suburban life in the '70s. When a self-centered husband's relationships with his wife and mistress grow cold, it takes a wife-swapping 'key party' and a freak ice storm to clear the air-- and change their lives forever."--Container
Se, jie = Lust, caution by Ang Lee( Visual )

38 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the backdrop of Japanese occupied Shanghai in 1942, a young woman finds herself swept up in a radical plot to assassinate a ruthless and secretive intelligence agent. As she immerses herself in her role as a cosmopolitan seductress, she becomes entangled in a dangerous game of emotional intrigue, love and betrayal
The wedding banquet = Xi yan by Ang Lee( Visual )

42 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Taiwanese gay man living in Manhattan agrees to a marriage of convenience with a mainland Chinese woman in need of a green card. His parents are thrilled, and fly to the States to help him plan a lavish wedding banquet
Taking Woodstock by Ang Lee( Visual )

24 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1969, Elliot Tiber, an interior designer living in Greenwich Village, New York, has to move back upstate to help his parents run their dilapidated Catskills motel, The El Monaco. Upon hearing that a planned music and arts festival has lost its permit from the neighboring town of Wallkill, NY, Elliot calls producer Michael Lang at Woodstock Ventures to offer his family's motel to the promoters and generate business. Three weeks later half a million people are on their way to his neighbor's farm
Ride with the devil by Ang Lee( Visual )

25 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a no man's land on the Missouri/Kansas border, a staunch loyalist, an immigrant's son, a freed slave and a young widow form an unlikely friendship as they learn how to survive during the Civil War, in a place without rules
Indignation( Visual )

10 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passions ignite and culture clash in this provocative coming-of-age story, based on the best-selling novel by Philip Roth. Marcus, a student from New Jersey arrives at a small conservative college in Ohio. He becomes infatuated with his class mate Olivia. The mutual attraction sparks a torrid encounter with consequences no one ever could have imagined. He puts his family's best-laid plans and his own beliefs to the ultimate test
She's the one by Edward Burns( Visual )

15 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two adult brothers find their sibling rivalry is revived after one begins having an extramarital affair with the other's ex-fiancee
Crouching tiger, hidden dragon : portrait of the Ang Lee film by Huiling Wang( Book )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commentaries about the making of the film accompany the complete screenplay of the martial arts drama set in ancient China
I am the Hulk by Acton Figueroa( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bruce Banner is just an ordinary scientist who wants to use his work for good. But after an accident takes place in his lab, everything changes. He changes. Now when Bruce gets angry, he turns into the Hulk!
The Hulk escapes by Acton Figueroa( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Life isn't easy for Bruce Banner. He used to be a scientist. Now, as the Hulk, he's become an experiment. Scientists study him. Soldiers pursue him. But nothing can stop the Hulk!"
Safe by Todd Haynes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carol White is an L.A. housewife in the late 1980s who comes down with a debilitating illness. After the doctors she sees can give her no clear diagnosis, she comes to believe that she has frighteningly extreme environmental allergies. A prescient commentary on self-help culture, as a metaphor for the AIDS crisis, as a drama about class and social estrangement, and as a horror film about what cannot be seen
Lust, caution : the story by Ailing Zhang( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and German and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An espionage thriller set against the backdrop of World War II Shanghai recounts the relationship between Mr. Yee, a powerful political figure, and Wang Chia-chih, a young woman who is swept up in a perilous game of emotional intrigue with Mr. Yee
The ice storm : the shooting script : screenplay, introduction, and notes by James Schamus( Book )

10 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Press kit includes 1 pamphlet, 1 sheet of loose copy, and 8 photographs
Carl Theodor Dreyer's Gertrud : the moving word by James Schamus( Book )

11 editions published in 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"If there is one film in the canon of Carl Theodor Dreyer that can be said to be, as Jacques Lacan might have put it, his most "painfully enjoyable," it is Gertrud. The film's Paris premier in 1964 was covered by the Danish press as a national scandal; it was lambasted on its release for its lugubrious pace, wooden acting, and old-fashioned, stuffy milieu. To make vivid just what was at stake for Dreyer, and still for us, in his final work, James Schamus follows a trail of references and allusions back through a number of thinkers and artists to reveal the richness and depth of Dreyer's work. Gertrud serves as a locus for Dreyer's twin fixations - on written texts, and on the heroines who both embody and free themselves from them."--Jacket
 
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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
Alternative Names
James Schamus Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

James Schamus amerikansk manusforfattar

James Schamus amerikansk manusförfattare

James Schamus amerikansk manusforfatter

James Schamus amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

James Schamus sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico statunitense

James Schamus US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent und Drehbuchautor

Schamus, James

Schmaus, James 1959-

Джеймс Шеймус

Ջեյմս Շեյմուս

שיימוס ג'יימס

جیمز شیمس فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

シェイマス, ジェームズ

ジェームズ・シェイマス

詹姆斯·夏慕斯

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Brokeback MountainHulkYin shi nan nü = Eat drink man womanRide with the devilShe's the oneCrouching tiger, hidden dragon : portrait of the Ang Lee filmI am the HulkThe Hulk escapes