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Jenkins, Richard 1947-

Overview
Works: 278 works in 1,197 publications in 6 languages and 61,684 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Romance films  Biographical films  Juvenile works  Crime films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other, Director
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Jenkins
The shape of water by Guillermo del Toro( Visual )

52 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 2,849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An otherworldly fairy tale, set against the backdrop of Cold War-era America circa 1962. In the hidden high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa is trapped in a life of isolation. Elisa's life is changed forever when she and co-worker Zelda discover a secret classified experiment"--Container
North Country by Charlize Theron( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 2,363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequences involving sexual harrassment including violence and dialogue, and for language
Eat pray love by Ryan Murphy( Visual )

32 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A divorcě (Julia Roberts) leaves her comfortable life behind to travel to Italy, India and Bali. At each destination she discovers a new aspect of leading a happier life, including prayer, nourishment and love
The visitor by Tom McCarthy( Visual )

72 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Vale is a widower who teaches economics at a Connecticut university. He lives alone and is no longer motivated by his work. In New York to present a paper at a conference, he goes to the apartment that he has not visited in some time, but has kept since his wife was alive, only to discover a young couple living there. Despite their great cultural differences, Walter befriends Tarek, a Syrian citizen and drummer, and gradually builds a friendship with Esi, his girlfriend from Senegal. One day, when returning from Central Park with Walter, Tarek is arrested for jumping a stuck subway turnstile, despite the fact that he had paid. The police discover he does not have legal papers and transfer him to an immigrant detention center in Queens. Feeling responsible for and connected to Tarek, Walter decides to stay in New York to help and support him. Not hearing from her son, Tarek's mother arrives from Michigan to find out why, and she and Walter support one another while they attempt to free Tarek
Intolerable cruelty by Joel Coen( Visual )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 2,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miles Massey is a high-powered Los Angeles divorce lawyer nearing a midlife crisis. While representing his wealthy client Rex Rexroth, Miles meets his match in Rex's gold-digging wife, Marilyn. He's impressed by her similarly heartless ways of using marriage to fuel an expensive lifestyle, but Miles still manages to defeat her in court. With Marilyn looking to get her revenge and Miles finding himself attracted to her, the two engage in a ruthless romantic pursuit to out-swindle each other
Dear John by Channing Tatum( Visual )

33 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While John, a young soldier, is home on a temporary leave, he meets and falls in love with Savannah, a college girl on her spring break. Savannah promises to write to John when he is sent overseas. Over the next seven years, the couple continues to be separated by John's increasingly dangerous deployments. Though they meet only sporadically, they continue to stay in touch through love letters that eventually bring fateful consequences
The tale of Despereaux by Sam Fell( Visual )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once upon a time in the far away kingdom of Dor lived a brave and virtuous mouse with comically oversized ears who dreamt of becoming a knight. Banished from his home for having such lofty ambitions, Despereaux sets off on an amazing adventure with his good-hearted rat friend Roscuro. The two go on a very noble quest to rescue an endangered princess and save an entire kingdom from darkness
Jack Reacher by Christopher McQuarrie( Visual )

44 editions published between 2012 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 2,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an unspeakable crime is committed, all evidence points to the suspect in custody who offers up a single note in defense. The law has its limits, but Reacher does not when his fight for the truth pits him against an unexpected enemy with a skill for violence and a secret to keep
Burn after reading by Joel Coen( Visual )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a disc filled with some of the CIA's most irrelevant secrets gets in the hands of two determined, but dim-witted, gym employees, the duo is intent on exploiting their find
Shall we dance? by Peter Chelsom( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 1,779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some sexual references and brief language
Rumor has it by Warner Bros. Pictures ; Radar Pictures/Bedford Falls Company/Cruise-Wagner( Visual )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sarah has finally agreed to marry her boyfriend Jeff, but isn't sure if marriage is what she wants. Now she's on her way home to attend her sister's wedding, which means spending a lot of time with the tennis-obsessed Pasadena family that she's never felt quite a part of. It isn't until Sarah stumbles into a well-kept family secret that she starts to question her roots and sets off in search of the man who may have the answers she has been looking for
Step brothers by Adam McKay( Visual )

27 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brennan and Dale are two middle-aged loafers who are forced to live together when their parents get married. When their immature antics over TV privileges and personal property take their toll on their parents' marriage, the devious duo hatch a scheme to reunite the couple
White House down by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

26 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a tour of the White House with his young daughter, a Capitol policeman springs into action to save his child and protect the president from a heavily armed group of paramilitary invaders
The Indian in the cupboard by Lynne Reid Banks( Visual )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 1,511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On his 9th birthday, Omri receives a cupboard that magically brings his 3 in. toy Indian Little Bear to life. They bond, embarking on an amazing adventure, until Omri's friend Patrick brings a 6-shooting cowboy to life and the secret is in danger of being revealed
Turbo by David Soren( Visual )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and held by 1,492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a freak accident, a garden snail with dreams of becoming the fastest snail in the world might just realize his goal
Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout( Visual )

29 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The four-part drama that tells the story of a seemingly placid New England town that is actually wrought with illicit affairs, crime and tragedy, all told through the lens of Olive, whose wicked wit and harsh demeanor mask a warm but troubled heart and staunch moral center. The story spans 25 years and focuses on Olive's relationships with her husband, Henry, the good-hearted and kindly town pharmacist; their son, Christopher, who resents his mother's approach to parenting; and other members of their community
The man who wasn't there by Joel Coen( Visual )

30 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,370 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
The Cabin in the Woods by Drew Goddard( Visual )

20 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 1,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A rambunctious group of five college friends steal away for a weekend of debauchery in an isolated country cabin, only to be attacked by horrific supernatural creatures in a night of endless terror and bloodshed. Sound familiar? Just wait. As the teens begin to exhibit standard horror movie behavior, a group of technicians in a control room are scrutinizing, and sometimes even controlling, every move the terrified kids make! With their efforts continually thwarted by an all-powerful 'eye in the sky, ' do they have any chance of escape?"--Container
Changing lanes by Roger Michell( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A minor traffic accident turns two perfect strangers into vicious adversaries waging an all-out war of personal destruction
LBJ by Rob Reiner( Visual )

17 editions published between 2016 and 2019 in English and German and held by 1,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of U.S. President Lyndon Baines Johnson from his young days in West Texas to the White House
 
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