WorldCat Identities

Hawkes, John 1959-

Overview
Works: 71 works in 377 publications in 7 languages and 24,153 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction television programs  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Historical films  Television programs  Action and adventure films  History  Police films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Hawkes
Lincoln by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

21 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 3,314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th president's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country, and abolish slavery. With the moral courage and fierce determination to succeed, his choices during this critical moment will change the fate of generations to come
Winter's Bone by Debra Granik( Visual )

37 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventeen-year-old Ree Dolly sets out to track down her father who put their house up for his bail bond and then disappeared. If she fails to find him, she and her family will be turned out into the Ozark woods. Challenging her outlaw kin's code of silence and risking her life, Ree hacks through the lies, evasions, and threats offered up by her relatives and begins to piece together the truth
American gangster by Ridley Scott( Visual )

25 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and German and held by 2,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, American Gangster is the story of two men: Frank Lucas, former driver, bouncer, and collector for Bumpy Johnson, the so-called Robin Hood of Harlem; and Richie Roberts, night-school lawyer, detective, and honest cop. Frank is importing heroin direct from Bangkok--by-passing the Italian and Sicilian mafia--undercutting their prices, delivering superior product, and making a fortune. Richie, loathed by cops on the take for turning in a million bucks in unmarked bills found in a suspects car, is heading a newly formed Federal investigation force for narcotics, tasked with finding and arresting North American drug kingpins. These two men are destined to meet, a meeting that will change their lives
The sessions by Ben Lewin( Visual )

36 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paralyzed and confined to an iron lung since childhood, poet-journalist Mark O'Brien has overcome adversity time and time again. But now, at age 38, he faces his toughest challenge yet: losing his virginity. With the help of a beautiful therapist, a sympathetic priest, and his own unbridled sense of optimism and humor, Mark embarks on an extraordinary personal journey to discover the wondrous pleasures that make life worth living. Includes bonus features
Everest by Baltasar Kormákur( Visual )

20 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by the incredible events surrounding an attempt to reach the summit of the world's highest mountain, the film documents the awe-inspiring journey of two different expeditions challenged beyond their limits by one of the fiercest snowstorms ever encountered by mankind. Their mettle tested by the harshest elements found on the planet, the climbers will face nearly impossible obstacles as a lifelong obsession becomes a breathtaking struggle for survival
Identity by James Mangold( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 1,361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten strangers are brought together at a motel because of a savage rainstorm. All take shelter at a desolate motel run by a nervous night manager. Relief in finding shelter is quickly replaced with fear as the ten travelers begin to die, one by one. They soon realize that, if they are to survive, they'll have to uncover the secret that has brought them all together
Martha Marcy May Marlene by Sean Durkin( Visual )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After escaping from a dangerous cult and the watchful eye of its charismatic leader, a young woman named Martha tries to reclaim a normal life with her family. But the haunting memories from Martha's past trigger a chilling paranoia, and nowhere seems safe as the fragile line between her reality and delusions begin to blur"--Container
Deadwood by David Milch( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1876 in the Black Hills of South Dakota after the richest gold strike in American history has drawn a throng of misfits to an outlaw settlement where everyone has a price. Tells the story of the settlers, who range from an ex-lawman to a scheming saloon owner to the legendary Wild Bill Hickok and Calamity Jane
Me and you and everyone we know by Miranda July( Visual )

31 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely shoe salesman and an eccentric performance artist struggle to connect in this unique take on contemporary life
Hardball by Brian Robbins( Visual )

19 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conor, a desperately indebted gambler, takes a job coaching a youth baseball team from Chicago's tough inner city. When he finally wins a big wager, Conor plans to desert the team until he realizes he needs the team as much as they need him
Deadwood( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For better or worse, times are changing in Deadwood, and the transformation from camp to town is imminent. In an era of hard decisions and brutal power struggles among the camp's founders, they learn the hard way that fortune comes with a price
Deadwood( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The town of Deadwood, South Dakota is a lawless sinkhole of crime and corruption. Into this uncivilized outpost ride a disillusioned and bitter ex-lawman, Wild Bill Hickok, and Seth Bullock, a man hoping to find a new start for himself. Both men find themselves quickly on opposite sides of the legal and moral fence from Al Swearengen, saloon owner, hotel operator, and incipient boss of Deadwood. The lives of these three intertwine with many others, the high-minded and the low-lifes who populate Deadwood in 1876
Eastbound & down( Visual )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kenny Powers is a former Major League pitcher who used to have it all: fame, endorsements, and a lucrative contract. Now, after hard living has taken its toll on his fastball, Kenny finds himself crashing with his brother's family and teaching gym class at the same North Carolina middle school where he once attended. Wherever he goes, Kenny wreaks havoc with his boorish behavior, all while plotting his triumphant return to the big leagues
The perfect storm by Wolfgang Petersen( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and French and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Andrea Gail is a sword fishing boat out of Gloucester, Massachusetts. Billy Tyne is her captain, down-on-his-luck from a recent losing streak, looking to bring back one big score so he and his crew will have the money to stay ashore during the coming winter. So out they go, and they hit it big, hauling in what the crew estimates is a quarter-million-dollars worth of fish. Unfortunately, they haven't paid attention to the weather forecasts or the radio, and the boat is right in the path of what will become one of the most terrifying and fantastic storms of the century. The always-beating heart of the adventure are the men (and women) who go down to the sea in ships and are oft-times lost at sea, doing battle with the unpredictable, sometimes vicious forces of Nature. Based on a true story, and dedicated to the ten thousand Gloucestermen who have died at sea since 1623
Miami vice by Michael Mann( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ricardo Tubbs lives with Bronx-born Intel analyst Trudy. The two work undercover transporting drug loads into South Florida to identify a group responsible for three murders. Sonny Crockett is undercover working with the supplier of the South Florida group. He becomes romantically involved with Isabella, the Chinese-Cuban wife of an arms and drugs trafficker. The intensity of the case pushes Crockett and Tubbs out onto the edge. Identity and fabrication become blurred, a place where cop and player become one
Wristcutters a love story by Goran Đukić( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Distraught over breaking up with his girlfriend, Desiree, Zia slashes his wrists. Zia discovers that there is no real ending, only a run-down afterlife that is strikingly similar to his old one, just a bit worse. Discovering that Desiree has also "offed" herself, he sets out on a road trip with his Russian rocker friend to find her. Their journey takes them through an absurd purgatory where they discover that being dead doesn't mean you have to stop living
The X-files by Chris Carter( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two FBI agents, Fox Mulder the believer and Dana Scully the skeptic investigate the strange and unexplained while hidden forces work to impede their efforts
Low down( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the memoir by Amy-Jo Albany, it is a compassionate, tender look at the complex relationship between Amy-Jo and her father, legendary jazz musician Joe Albany, a man torn between his musical ambition, his devotion to his teenage daughter, and his suffocating heroin addiction. Set against a sensuously textured 1970s Hollywood, the film beautifully evokes a colorful, seedy world of struggling musicians, artists, and vagabonds
Eastbound & down( Visual )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Picking up a year after Season 2 ends, the still-audacious Kenny goes to Myrtle Beach, SC, a tourist destination filled with fireworks stores, mini-golf and underage boozing and somehow resurrects his baseball career as the closer for the minor-league Myrtle Beach Mermen. Kenny struggles to come to terms with growing older, both in his personal life, and professionally
S. Darko a Donnie Darko tale( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story picks up seven years after the first film when little sister Samantha Darko and her best friend Corey are now 18 and on a roadtrip to Los Angeles when they are plagued by bizarre visions
 
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Alternative Names
John Hawkes acteur américain

John Hawkes actor estadounidense

John Hawkes Amerikaans acteur

John Hawkes amerikansk skådespelare

John Hawkes amerikansk skodespelar

John Hawkes amerikansk skuespiller

John Hawkes attore statunitense

John Hawkes US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

John Hawkes yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Perkins, John 1959-

Τζον Χοκς

Джон Гоукс американський актор

Джон Хоукс

Хоукс, Джон

Џон Хокс

ג'ון הוקס

جون هاوکس (بازیگر) بازیگر آمریکایی

جون هوكس

존 호크스

ジョン・ホークス

约翰·霍克斯

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