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Russell, Jay 1960-

Overview
Works: 40 works in 210 publications in 8 languages and 8,706 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Animal films  Juvenile works  Television comedies  Made-for-TV movies  Christmas television programs 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Film editor, Producer, tld
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Jay Russell
 
Most widely held works by Jay Russell
Tuck everlasting by Jay Russell( Visual )

33 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 2,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Winnie Foster, stifled by the formality of her proper life and her domineering mother, escapes into the woods only to get lost. Her magical summer begins when she meets Jesse Tuck. Jesse is full of life and adventure and Winnie falls in love. The Tuck family has a powerful secret - a spring that holds the magic of everlasting life. Now Winnie must choose whether she wants to live life as she knows it or drink from the spring
The water horse : legend of the deep by Jay Russell( Visual )

42 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Present day Scotland. A tale is told to a couple of American tourists by a kindly gentleman in a pub. Angus is a lonely boy who pines for his father, who is serving in the Royal Navy during World War II. Angus, along with his sister and mother, live on an estate that has been billeted by soldiers in the Scottish Highlands, near Loch Ness. The troop's commander has an eye for mom, is suspicious about a mysterious handyman, Lewis, who is also a war hero, and an absurd contention that the Highlands are the real frontline in the war against Germany. Angus discovers a mysterious egg that hatches a sea creature of Celtic mythology. The creature befriends Angus and will eventually be known as the Loch Ness Monster. Trying to hide the dinosaur-like creature, nicknamed Crusoe, Angus enlists Lewis to transfer it to the lake, where boy and serpent have extraordinary adventures together until human stupidity threatens Crusoe's existence
Ladder 49 by Lewis Colick( Visual )

27 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Probationary firefighter Jack Morrison matures into a seasoned veteran of the Baltimore Fire Department under the watchful eye of his mentor, Chief Mike Kennedy. Responding to the worst blaze in his career, he becomes trapped inside a 20-story building. As Jack reflects on his life--seeing his first fire, bonding with fellow firefighters, the impact his job has had on his wife and kids--Chief Kennedy frantically coordinates the effort to save Jack's life
My dog Skip( Visual )

30 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who says best friends have to be human? Not Willie Morris (Frankie Muniz), who receives a talented terrier named Skip for his birthday. With Skip's remarkable and unconventional help, Willie and Skip turn bullies into friends, tangle with hapless moonshiners, and even win the affections of the prettiest girl in school
One Christmas Eve : chaos is coming to town by Anne Heche( Visual )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nell's a newly single mom who wants this Christmas to be extra - special for her two kids. It turns out to be special, indeed, but it's not what she had in mind. Everything that can go wrong does go wrong. Chaos reigns in this entertaining comedy, and the notion of 'family' takes on a whole new meaning
My dog Skip ; Saving Shiloh( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the special time of growing up, children always need a special friend. Here are two of the best. My dog Skip is a memoir about a Jack Russell terrier who helps his young owner turn bullies into friends, outwit hapless moonshiners and even win the attention of the prettiest girl in school. Heroism is a dog named Shiloh in Shiloh 3 : Saving Shiloh, the concluding adventure in a series of three. The little beagle is a bundle of canine devotion--and a little bit of a detective, too--when he and his human pal Marty become involved in a murder mystery
End of the line( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the powerful Southland Railroad Company closes its railyard in tiny Clifford, Arkansas, jobs are lost and the future looks grim. But grizzled railroaders Haney and Leo refuse to give up. They "borrow" a locomotive and set out for Chicago to have a little talk with the president
Great drives( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "Highway 61", Levon Helm drives from Memphis to New Orleans, and meets Shelby Foote, Eudora Welty and Willie Morris. In "Route 66", Robert Townsend takes a transcontinental journey from Chicago to Santa Monica. In "Pacific Coast Highway", Teri Garr takes Highway 1 from Big Sur to Washington State. In "Highway 93", Graham Greene drives north from the Hoover Dam, through Las Vegas, to the Canadian border. "Highway A1A" chronicles Maria Conchita Alonso's journey down Florida's coast to the Keys
Mon Chien Skip by Jay Russell( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Mississippi in the late 1940s, eight-year-old Willie loses his only friend in the world to the draft until his mother gives him a puppy for his birthday
The water horse : la leggenda degli abissi( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Multiple languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tratto dall'omonimo romanzo per ragazzi di Dick King-Smith, il film girato tra Scozia e Nuova Zelanda narra di un solitario ragazzo scozzese, Angus, che scopre un misterioso uovo sulle riva di un lago del suo paese. Quando l'uovo si schiude il ragazzo si trova davanti ad una creatura leggendaria, ovvero il mitico mostro marino tanto caro alla tradizione scozzese: Loch-Ness. L'amicizia e il legame tra l'animale e il giovane cresce in proporzione al pericolo di venire scoperti e Angus dovrà lottare per cercare di proteggere il suo strano "amico" da un mondo che non accetta la diversità. (LaFeltrinelli)
The guardian : Ladder 49( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ladder 49: The firefighters of Ladder 49 are a skilled professional brotherhood that is devoted to their families and dedicated to saving the lives of strangers. But when you risk your life for a living, everything can change in a flash!
Le dragon des mers : la dernière légende by Jay Russell( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Synopsis : En Écosse, loin de la Seconde Guerre mondiale qui fait rage, le jeune Angus MacMorrow espère chaque jour voir son père revenir du front. Lors d'une de ses promenades solitaires, il découvre un étrange objet qu'il ramène chez lui en cachette. Il va vite s'apercevoir qu'il s'agit d'un œuf dont une étrange petite créature ne tarde pas à sortir. Angus ne le sait pas encore, mais il vient de se faire le plus étrange et le plus merveilleux des amis... L'animal grandit vite, et le secret de son existence devient chaque jour plus difficile à garder. D'aventures en dangers, Angus et celui qu'il a baptisé Crusoé vont vivre mille péripéties et redonner un nouveau souffle à une des légendes les plus anciennes du monde, celle du Loch Ness
Water horse : legend of the deep = Le dragon des mers : la dernière légende( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Water Horse is a sweeping epic rooted in one of the most enduring and intriguing legends of our time. Set in the desolate landscape of the Scottish Highlands during World War II, The Water Horse tells the story of Angus, a 12-year old boy who anxiously awaits the return of his father who is serving in the military overseas. Spending his days exploring the shores of a nearby loch, he stumbles across a mysterious egg. Taking it home he watches as the egg hatches into an amazing creature, the mythical "water horse" of Scottish legend. At first he is able to conceal it from his mother, who is dealing with her own emotional torment and coping with a regiment of soldiers who have been billeted at the estate where she acts as housekeeper. Although he has become attached to the creature, it grows so rapidly that he is forced to release it into the loch where it evolves into a terrifying yet understanding sea monster that Angus risks his life to protect
Great drives( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buckle up for Great Drives? an adventure series that puts viewers in the driver's seat for the ultimate road trips. Propelled by the lure of discovery and the freedom of the open road, we'll show viewers the joys of quick escapes, weekend getaways and the trips of a lifetime? all filled with fascinating detours and soaked in history
Russkies by Rick Rosenthal( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russkies: When an injured Russian sailor is washed ashore after an unsuccessful military mission off the coast of Florida, he is discovered by three young boys whose first instincts are to turn him in. Instead, they grow fond of him and decide to help him return home
Tuck everlasting( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in Multiple languages and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Als de rijke jonge Winnie Foster van huis wegloopt ontmoet ze de familie Tuck die een groot geheim bewaart
Water horse = La leggenda degli abissi by Jay Russell( Visual )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Family adventure. At the height of World War II, a young Scottish boy discovers a mysterious egg and, when it hatches, he resolves to look after the creature. However, when it begins to grow rapidly, he is unable to keep the secret of his monstrous new friend from his family
Tuck everlasting (Disney)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When young Winnie Foster runs away into the woods she gets lost. Soon she happens upon Jesse Tuck--a boy full of life and adventure who's unlike anyone she's ever met--and falls in love. The Tucks, a kind and generous family have a powerful secret--a spring that holds the magic of everlasting life. And now Winnie must choose to live life as she knows it or drink from the spring
Piège de feu sauver ou périr( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tuck Everlasting( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Tuck family is confronted with an agonizing situation when they discover that a ten-year-old girl and a malicious stranger now share their secret about a spring whose water prevents one from ever growing any older
 
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Jay Russell Amerikaans filmregisseur

Jay Russell cinéaste américain

Jay Russell director de cine estadounidense

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Jay Russell US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent

Russellas Jay

Джей Расселл

ג'יי ראסל

ג'יי ראסל במאי קולנוע אמריקאי

جاي راسيل مخرج أفلام أمريكي

جی راسل فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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