WorldCat Identities

Hawkes, John 1959-

Overview
Works: 113 works in 548 publications in 7 languages and 26,825 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Historical films  Action and adventure films  History  Police films  Disaster films  Western television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Hawkes
Lincoln by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

29 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 3,419 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 )

49 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,615 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 )

38 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and German and held by 2,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the death of his employer and mentor, Bumpy Johnson, Frank Lucas establishes himself as the number one importer of heroin in Harlem. He does so by buying heroin directly from a source in South East Asia. He comes up with a unique way of importing the drugs into the United States. As a result, his product is superior to what is currently available on the street and his prices are lower. His alliance with the New York Mafia ensures his position. Richie Roberts is a dedicated and honest policeman who heads up a joint narcotics task force with the Federal government. Inspired by a true story
Everest by Baltasar Kormákur( Visual )

56 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,257 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
The sessions by Ben Lewin( Visual )

43 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,683 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
Identity by James Mangold( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 1,307 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 )

18 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,204 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 Timothy Olyphant( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 1,069 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 )

33 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely shoe salesman and an eccentric performance artist struggle to connect in this unique take on contemporary life
Deadwood by Timothy Olyphant( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 1,005 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 the late 1870's
Hardball by Brian Robbins( Visual )

22 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A down-on-his-luck gambler finds himself in debt to a dangerous loan shark. Desperate for cash, he reluctantly takes on the job of coaching a youth baseball team. The team turns out to be a ragtag group of tough-talking kids from Chicago's inner city. Now, as he must wrestles with his past, the kids start to teach him some lessons that will forever change his future
Deadwood( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 920 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. 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
The perfect storm by Paula Weinstein( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 650 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 )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 618 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
Eastbound & down( Visual )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 461 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
Wristcutters : a love story by Goran Đukić( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 440 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 driftless area by Zachary Sluser( Visual )

11 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and German and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man comes back to his hometown and finds himself in a dangerous situation involving a mysterious woman and a volatile criminal
Eastbound & down( Visual )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second season of its outrageous, irreverent half-hour, hit comedy series about an arrogant, burned-out, former major-league pitcher named Kenny Powers. In Season 2, Kenny will take up residence in a small Mexican town; there, joined by his lackey Stevie Janowski and a new love interest, Vida, he'll fashion a comeback scenario that involves a local baseball team, the Charros, and its filthy-rich owner, Sebastian Cisneros. Special features included
Low down( Visual )

9 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 366 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
Three billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri by Frances McDormand( Visual )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After months have passed without a culprit in her daughter's murder case, Mildred Hayes makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at William Willoughby, the town's revered chief of police. When his second-in-command Officer Dixon, an immature mother's boy with a penchant for violence, gets involved, the battle between Mildred and Ebbing's law enforcement is only exacerbated
 
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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 pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

John Hawkes US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

John Hawkes yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Perkins, John 1959-

Perkins, John Marvin.

Τζον Χοκς

Джон Гокс американський актор

Джон Хоукс

Хоукс, Джон

Џон Хокс

ג'ון הוקס שחקן אמריקאי

جان هاکس

جون هاوکس (بازیگر) بازیگر آمریکایی

جون هوكس ممثل أمريكي

존 호크스

ジョン・ホークス

约翰·霍克斯

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DeadwoodEastbound & down