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Jenkins, Richard 1947-

Overview
Works: 216 works in 1,095 publications in 6 languages and 60,881 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Romance films  Fantasy films  Crime films  Animated films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, 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 )

30 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 2,410 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 )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and German and held by 2,403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

31 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A happily married woman who is trying to get pregnant realizes that her life needs to go in a new direction. After a very painful divorce, she risks everything and embarks on a journey around the world that becomes a quest for self-discovery
Intolerable cruelty by Joel Coen( Visual )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 2,239 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
The visitor by Tom McCarthy( Visual )

74 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,213 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
Dear John by Channing Tatum( Visual )

32 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,129 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 )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 2,058 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 5 languages and held by 2,020 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 )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 2,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Osbourne Cox is a CIA analyst who quits his job after being demoted. He decides to write a memoir about his life in the CIA. His wife, Katie, wants a divorce and, based on the advice of her divorce lawyer, she downloads many of his personal and financial files onto a disc. Katie's lover is Treasury agent Harry Pfarrer. The disc eventually finds its way to Hardbodies, a workout gym. An employee of the gym, Chad Feldheimer obtains the disc and ascertains that it contains classified government information. Along with his fellow employee, Linda Litzke, he intends to use the disc to blackmail Osbourne. When blackmailing him fails, Linda decides to take the information to the Russian embassy. At the embassy, she hands the disc over to the Russians, promising that she will give them more information. Linda and Chad don't have any more information, so they decide to break into Cox's house. This brings about a series of events that no one foresees
Shall we dance? by Masayuki Suo( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 1,789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some sexual references and brief language
Rumor has it by Lai ni( Visual )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,723 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 answers that she has been looking for
White House down by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

21 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Capitol Policeman John Cale has just been denied his dream job with the Secret Service of protecting President James Sawyer. Not wanting to let down his little girl with the news, he takes her on a tour of the White House, when the complex is overtaken by a heavily armed paramilitary group. Now, with the nation's government falling into chaos and time running out, it's up to Cale to save the president, his daughter, and the country
Step brothers by Adam McKay( Visual )

25 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Nancy and Robert marry, their slacker sons struggle to get along and get employed
The Indian in the cupboard by Lynne Reid Banks( Visual )

19 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,527 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 Suolun( Visual )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and held by 1,488 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
Changing lanes by Roger Michell( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A minor traffic accident turns two perfect strangers into vicious adversaries waging an all-out war of personal destruction
The man who wasn't there by Joel Coen( Visual )

28 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,385 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
Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout( Visual )

30 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,368 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 Cabin in the Woods by Drew Goddard( Visual )

20 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,363 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
Killing them softly by Andrew Dominik( Visual )

35 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jackie Cogan is an enforcer for the mob. When a high-stakes, mob-protected card game is heisted by some small-time crooks, Cogan is called in to track them down and restore order to the local criminal economy
 
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Alternative Names
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Ρίτσαρντ Τζένκινς

Дженкинс, Ричард

Ричард Дженкинс

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ריצ'רד ג'נקינס

ריצ'רד ג'נקינס שחקן אמריקאי

ريتشارد جينكينز

ریچارد جنکینز بازیگر آمریکایی

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리처드 젱킨스

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理察·詹金斯

理查德·詹金斯

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