WorldCat Identities

Koman, Jacek 1956-

Overview
Works: 44 works in 135 publications in 3 languages and 11,139 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  War films  Musical films  Science fiction films  Western films  History  Thrillers (Television programs) 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jacek Koman
Moulin Rouge! by Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

38 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 2,870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christian (McGregor), an idealistic and impoverished young writer who, newly arrived in Montmartre, is haphazardly inducted into a circle of young bohemians led by Toulouse-Lautrec. A comedy of mistaken identities ensues, quickly enmeshing the young poet in a love triangle involving the unobtainable and consumptive Satine (Kidman), queen courtesan of the Moulin Rouge, and the foppish Duke of Roxbury, his villainous rival for her affections
Children of men by Alfonso Cuarón( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 2,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's youngest citizen has just died at 18, and humankind is facing the likelihood of its own extinction. Set in and around a dystopian London fractious with violence and warring nationalistic sects, Children of Men follows the unexpected discovery of a lone pregnant woman and the desperate journey to deliver her to safety and restore faith for a future beyond those presently on Earth
Australia by Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In northern Australia at the beginning of World War II, an English aristocrat inherits a cattle station the size of Maryland. When English cattle barons plot to take her land, she reluctantly joins forces with a rough-hewn stock-man to drive 2,000 head of cattle across hundreds of miles of the country's most unforgiving land, only to still face the bombing of Darwin, Australia, by the Japanese forces that had attacked Pearl Harbor only months earlier
Defiance by Edward Zwick( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Basada en hechos reales. Corre el año de 1941 cuando tres hermanos logran escapar de la terrible masacre de judíos en manos nazis. Para salvarse se refugian en un denso y peligroso bosque que conocen a la perfección desde su infancia y ahí comienzan a organizar una resistencia y lucha desesperada por sobrevivir. Una cinta de honor, salvación y venganza, donde la mejor arma es el valor"--Envase
Breath( Visual )

8 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"There have been plenty of good surfing documentaries, but very few good dramas about the sport - a short list on which "Breath" instantly earns a prominent spot."--Variety
Son of a gun by Julius Avery( Visual )

3 editions published between 2015 and 2019 in English and Italian and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rookie criminal (Brenton Thwaites) befriends a powerful underworld gangster (Ewan McGregor) in prison who orchestrates his daring escape. With a taste of the high life and a budding sexual relationship with the wrong girl (Alicia Vikander), he gets sucked into the dangerous criminal world
Moulin Rouge! by Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

7 editions published in 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christian (McGregor), an idealistic and impoverished young writer who, newly arrived in Montmartre, is haphazardly inducted into a circle of young bohemians led by Toulouse-Lautrec. A comedy of mistaken identities ensues, quickly enmeshing the young poet in a love triangle involving the unobtainable and consumptive Satine (Kidman), queen courtesan of the Moulin Rouge, and the foppish Duke of Roxbury, his villainous rival for her affections
Romulus, my father by Richard Roxburgh( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Raimond Gaita's critically acclaimed memoir, this film tells the story of Romulus, his beautiful wife, Christina, and their struggle in the face of great adversity to bring up their son, Raimond. It is, ultimately, a story of impossible love that celebrates the unbreakable bond between a father and a son
Jack Irish by Guy Pearce( Visual )

8 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an Australian aid-worker is kidnapped by Muslim extremists, a high-stakes race to save his life pits East against West in these exciting new episodes. From the island of Mindanao in the Philippines to Melbourne, Jack Irish is caught in a global web of religious zealotry among right-wing Christians and media-savvy jihadists
Moulin Rouge!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christian (McGregor), an idealistic and impoverished young writer who, newly arrived in Montmartre, is haphazardly inducted into a circle of young bohemians led by Toulouse-Lautrec. A comedy of mistaken identities ensues, quickly enmeshing the young poet in a love triangle involving the unobtainable and consumptive Satine (Kidman), queen courtesan of the Moulin Rouge, and the foppish Duke of Roxbury, his villainous rival for her affections
Implementing an IBM/Cisco SAN by Jon Tate( )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

4 movie marathon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Waterworld: In a future where Earth is covered with water, the human race struggles to survive on dilapidated boats and makeshift floating cities called atolls. When a mysterious drifter/adventurer known as the Mariner gets caught up in the struggle between the evil Deacon and a young girl and her adoptive mother, he finds himself catapulted into an explosive war of good vs. evil
The sound of one hand clapping( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tasmania, 1954: Slovenian migrant Melita abandons her husband and young daughter, Sonja. Sonja's distraught father perseveres in his new life in a new country, but he is soon crushed into an alcoholic despair, and Sonja herself abandons him at the earliest opportunity. Now nearly 20 years later, a single and pregnant Sonja returns to Tasmania's highlands and her father in an attempt to put the pieces of her life back together"--Container
Moulin Rouge by John Huston( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

2001 version: Christian, an idealistic and impoverished young writer who, newly arrived in Montmartre, is haphazardly inducted into a circle of young bohemians led by Toulouse-Lautrec. A comedy of mistaken identities ensues, quickly enmeshing the young poet in a love triangle involving the unobtainable and consumptive Satine, queen courtesan of the Moulin Rouge, and the foppish Duke of Roxbury, his villainous rival for her affections
Shopping by Mark Albiston( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New Zealand, 1981: muscle cars, racial tensions and a thieving bird all inform the small town life of brothers Willie and Solomon. After a chance encounter with charismatic thief Bennie and his close-knit gang of 'shoppers', Willie is seduced into a criminal world that allows him to escape mounting tensions with his volatile father. But as Bennie's hold over him grows Willie finds himself in over his head; and when Solomon is left to fend for himself at home, Willie's two worlds collide with shattering consequences
What I have written( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sorel's relationship with her husband Christopher seems to be on the brink of recovery when he is struck down by a stroke. As he lies in a coma, Sorel is given the manuscript of a novella secretly written by Christopher. She is shocked to discover that not only is it a barely disguised account of their marriage, but it also reveals Christopher's infidelity with a woman they had recently met in Paris. Seeking the truth about her husband's life sends her on a darkly erotic journey
Children of men( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the year 2027, eighteen years since the last baby was born, disillusioned Then becomes an unlikely champion of the human race when he is asked by his former lover to escort a young pregnant woman out of the country as quickly as possible. In a thrilling race against time, Theo will risk everything to deliver the miracle the whole world has been waiting for."--Case slick
Jungle by Greg McLean( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An enthusiastic young adventurer follows his dreams into the Amazon jungle with two friends and a guide with a mysterious past. Their journey quickly turns into a terrifying ordeal as the darkest elements of human nature and the deadliest threats of the wilderness lead to an all-out fight for survival
The greatest musicals : five-film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

West side story: "Sets the ageless tragedy of Romeo and Juliet against a backdrop of gang warfare in 1950s New York"--Container
Children of men( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the year 2027, eighteen years since the last baby was born, disillusioned Then becomes an unlikely champion of the human race when he is asked by his former lover to escort a young pregnant woman out of the country as quickly as possible. In a thrilling race against time, Theo will risk everything to deliver the miracle the whole world has been waiting for."--Case slick
 
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Jacek Koman

Jacek Koman acteur polonais

Jacek Koman acteur polonais résidant en Australie

Jacek Koman actor australiano

Jacek Koman actor polacu-austrialanu

Jacek Koman aktor polski, działający w Australii

Jacek Koman attore e cantante polacco

Jacek Koman penyanyi Australia

Jacek Koman Polish/Australian actor

Jacek Koman polnischer Schauspieler und Sänger

Jacek Koman Pools acteur

Jacek Koman ureueng meujangeun asai Australia

Τζάκεκ Κόμαν

Яцек Коман

יאצק קומן

جاسيك كومان

جاسک کومان

ジャセック・コーマン

杰克·科曼

Languages
English (109)

Spanish (3)

Italian (1)