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Rabinowitz, Jay

Works: 53 works in 159 publications in 5 languages and 12,088 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Musical films  Historical films  Comedy films  Gay films  Western films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Samurai films 
Roles: Film editor, Editor, Other, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Jay Rabinowitz
Most widely held works by Jay Rabinowitz
8 mile by Curtis Hanson( Visual )

31 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy, known to his friends as Rabbit, is a young man trying to make his way out of the burned-out shell of inner-city Detroit. Rabbit is a white kid trying to make music in a predominantly African-American community and culture. After Rabbit freezes up in the midst of an MC battle, he's convinced he's missed his chance and that he's doomed to lead a marginal life as a factory rat for the rest of his days. With the help of his friends, and his new girlfriend Alex, Rabbit struggles to work up the courage and the confidence to take one more shot at making his dream a reality
I'm not there by Todd Haynes( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicting the different stages and changes in Bob Dylan's career, six actors each portray the musician at different points of his life, creating a patchwork of personalities, attitudes, interests and ambitions
Boy erased by Lucas Hedges( Visual )

3 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 1,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boy Erased tells the courageous story of Jared Eamons, the son of a Baptist pastor in a small American town, who must overcome the fallout of being outed to his parents. His parents struggle with reconciling their love for their son with their beliefs. Fearing a loss of family, friends, and community, Jared is pressured into attending a conversion therapy program. While there, Jared comes into conflict with its leader and begins his journey to finding his own voice and accepting his true self
The fountain by Hugh Jackman( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2018 in English and held by 1,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Through time and space, one man embarks on a bold 1000-year odyssey to defeat humankind's most indomitable foe: Death"--Container
Rosewater by Maziar Bahari( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based of a true story about a journalist who gets detained and brutally interrogated in prison for 118 days. A Tehran-born journalist based in London, Maziar Bahari returns to Iran to cover the 2009 presidential election and its ensuing riots. He is detained by Iranian forces who relentlessly interrogate him under suspicion that he is a spy
Dead Man by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2018 in English and German and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Blake, a young man in search of a fresh start, travels west during the latter half of the nineteenth century to a frontier town to take a post as an accountant. Upon his arrival, he's told the job is no longer available. That night he takes up with a prostitute. When her jealous ex-boyfriend surprises them in bed, Blake is wounded, while the prostitute and the ex end up dead. A wanted man, Blake retreats to the nearby woods, running into sympathetic Native American named "Nobody" who informs Blake that the bullet in his chest cannot be removed. His death certain, Nobody teaches Blake to face the dangers that follow a "dead man."
Requiem for a dream by Darren Aronofsky( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry (Leto) and his best friend Tyrone (Wayans) are impoverished heroin addicts living in Coney Island, NY. Harry's girlfriend Marion (Connelly) is a fellow addict trying to distance herself from her wealthy father. Harry's mother Sara (Burstyn) spends her days watching television and wants to lose weight to go on a game show. She visits a sleazy doctor who prescribes her amphetamines and soon Sara has a drug habit of her own
Rampart by Oren Moverman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A riveting parable about what happens to a man who refuses to change, even when change is the only thing that can save him. Dave Brown, a man who has taken the 'no guts, no glory' American mythos to heart, without questioning what it is doing to him and those he holds dear, is a cop whose personal life is propelled into a dizzying downward spiral when he comes under suspicion for roughing up a suspect
Ghost dog : the way of the samurai by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

East meets west in this hip-hop infused samuri-gangster picture. Forest Whitaker plays a professional killer who goes by the name of Ghost Dog and lives by the age-old code of the Samurai. When Ghost Dog's code is dangerously betrayed by the dysfunctional mafia family that occasionally employs him, he must find a way to defend himself
Coffee and cigarettes by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of eleven stories that range from Bill Murray's hilarious delivery of java and advice to Wu-Tang Clan's RZA and GZA to an interchange steeped in jealousy between a successful actress and her bitter cousin
Affliction by Paul Schrader( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When events shatter the quiet of his small town, Wade Whitehouse, with the aid of his new girlfriend, is forced to confront his past and reexamine his life
Night on earth by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and German and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of five stories involving cab drivers in five different cities. Los Angeles - A talent agent for the movies discovers her cab driver would be perfect to cast, but the cabbie is reluctant to give up her solid cab driver's career. New York - An immigrant cab driver is continually lost in a city and culture he doesn't understand. Paris - A blind girl takes a ride with a cab driver from the Ivory Coast and they talk about life and blindness. Rome - A gregarious cabbie picks up an ailing man and virtually talks him to death. Helsinki - an industrial worker gets laid off and he and his compatriots discuss the bleakness and unfairness of love and life and death
Women without men = Zanān bidūn-i mardān( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Persian and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set against the political turmoil of Iran's 1953 coup d'etat, 'Women without men' tells the story of four disparate women whose lives converge in a mystical orchard on the outskirts of Tehran"--Container
Junction 48( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in Arabic and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kareem leads an aimless life between odd jobs and hanging out with his buddies in a crime-ridden Arab ghetto of the mixed Israeli city of Lyd. A family tragedy brings him closer to his singer girlfriend, Manar, and motivates him to do something more with his life. When Kareem and his group finally get a chance to perform in a Tel Aviv hip-hop club, the star potential of the 'first Arab rapper' is quickly noticed. But the road to success is never easy
Big bad love( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leon is a Vietnam veteran who is struggling as a writer, and his personal life isn't much better. His unsympathetic ex-wife Marilyn doesn't approve of his visits with his two children, and he has problems with alcohol. Yet even when Leon manages to catch up on alimony and child support payments, things in his life seem to decline further, until a sudden tragedy catches him off guard
Year of the horse : Neil Young and Crazy Horse live by Neil Young( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film documents Neil Young and Crazy Horse's 1996 concert tour. Jim Jarmusch interviews the band about their long history, and we see backstage footage from the 1970s and 1980s. "A tale of 4 guys who like to rock"--Container
Homicide : the movie by Mary Charlton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Former Homicide Shift Commander Al Giardello is the leading candidate for Mayor of Baltimore. As he walks toward the platform to give a political speech, a shot is fired at him from the crowd. He is rushed to the hospital where doctors labor to save his life. Meanwhile, a local TV cameraman's videotape becomes the key piece of evidence as former and current Homicide Detectives unite in an effort to catch the elusive gunman"--Container
Clean, shaven by Lodge Kerrigan( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter is schizophrenic. He has recently been released from a hospital, and lives in his car. Before his condition developed, he was married, and now he wants to see his daughter Nicole. His stern, disapproving mother refuses to tell him what has happened to the girl. His belief that "receivers and transmitters" are within his body makes his quest more than difficult. One consequence of his troubled behavior is the police detective tracking down a serial killer, who may or may not be Peter. This unorthodox, non-linear narrative successfully creates, for the viewer, an idea of what schizophrenia is like, inspiring understanding for this suffering man who fights to retain his love for his child
The Stepford wives by Frank Oz( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After moving with her husband and children to the well-manicured community of Stepford, Connecticut, former New York television executive Joanna Eberhart is beginning to realize that Stepford is more than just the "perfect" place to live ... it's a little to perfect. All the wives in town are models who cater to their husband's every desire. What is going on behind the closed doors of the Stepford Men's Association and the Stepford Day Spa? Can Joanna figure out the problem before it's too late?
Affliction( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When events shatter the quiet of his small town, Wade Whitehouse, with the aid of his new girlfriend, is forced to confront his past and reexamine his life
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English (117)

German (2)

French (1)

Persian (1)

Arabic (1)