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Lynch, John Carroll 1963-

Overview
Works: 106 works in 492 publications in 7 languages and 28,534 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Crime films  Biographical films  Romance films  Christian films  Romantic comedy films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, fmd, Director
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Carroll Lynch
Gran Torino by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

15 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 2,897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walt Kowalski is a widower who holds onto his prejudices despite the changes in his Michigan neighborhood and the world around him. Walt is a grumpy, tough-minded, unhappy old man, who can't get along with either his kids or his neighbors. He is a Korean War veteran whose prize possession is a 1972 Gran Torino he keeps in mint condition. When his neighbor, Thao, a young Hmong teenager, is pressured by his gang member cousin to steal Walt's prize possession, Kowalski sets out to reform the youth. Drawn against his will into the life of Thao's family, Walt is soon taking steps to protect them from the gangs that infest their neighborhood
Zodiac by David Fincher( Visual )

21 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A serial killer in the San Francisco Bay Area taunts police with his letters and cryptic messages. The four men most affected by the killer are San Francisco PD Homicide detectives David Toschi and William Armstrong, and the San Francisco Chronicle reporters Paul Avery and Robert Graysmith. Displays the psychological and emotional effects of the killings, as well as the endless procedural details of the investigation (handwriting experts, the "2500" suspects), the letters sent to the San Francisco Chronicle by Zodiac and the work of a 20+ year investigation that wears down and whittles away at any kind of normal life for Toshi and Graysmith. Both men are obsessed with Zodiac and both pay for this obsession with the hard years and loves lost and never regained
Miracles from Heaven by Jennifer Garner( Visual )

19 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the incredible true story of the Beam family. When Christy discovers her ten-year-old daughter Anna has a rare, incurable disease, she becomes a ferocious advocate for her daughter's healing as she searches for a solution. After Anna has a freak accident and falls three stories, a miracle unfolds in the wake of her dramatic rescue that leaves medical specialists mystified, her family restored and their community inspired
Crazy, Stupid, Love by John Requa( Visual )

11 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father's life unravels while he deals with a marital crisis and tries to manage his relationship with his children
Shutter Island by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2018 in English and Turkish and held by 1,864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When U.S. Marshall Teddy Daniels arrives at the asylum for the criminally insane on Shutter Island, what starts as a routine investigation quickly takes a sinister turn. As the investigation unfolds and Daniels uncovers more shocking and terrifying truths about the island, he also learns there are some places that never let you go
The founder by Michael Keaton( Visual )

25 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the true story of how Ray Kroc, a salesman from Illinois, met Mac and Dick McDonald, who were running a burger operation in 1950s Southern California. Kroc was impressed by the brothers' speedy system of making the food and saw franchise potential. He maneuvered himself into a position to be able to pull the company from the brothers and create a billion-dollar empire
Tuesdays with Morrie by Thomas Rickman( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This made-for-TV movie tells the story of an old man, professor of sociology, Morrie Schwartz, who is dying from ALS. He tells a former student, Mitch Albom, about dying, living and what's important in life
Hot pursuit by Anne Fletcher( Visual )

20 editions published in 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An uptight and by-the-book cop tries to protect the outgoing widow of a drug boss, a federal witness, as they race through Texas pursued by crooked cops and murderous gunmen. But their greatest obstacle to making it out alive may be themselves
Love happens by Brandon Camp( Visual )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When self-help author Dr. Burke Ryan arrives in Seattle to teach a sold-out seminar, he unexpectedly meets florist Eloise Chandler, the one person who might be able to help him help himself. But will two people who have met the right person at exactly the wrong time be able to give love another chance? They'll find that sometimes when you least expect it ... love happens
Gothika by Mathieu Kassovitz( Visual )

24 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Miranda Grey is a clinical psychologist who works alongside her husband, Doug, in the mental ward of a top security prison, where Miranda has been devoting much of her attention to a clever but deeply disturbed murderer named Chloe. One night, Miranda has a hideous nightmare in which a chance meeting with a strange young girl. Once she wakes, however, Miranda discovers that the real horror has just begun
The good girl by Jennifer Aniston( Visual )

22 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-year old Justine longs for a life more fulfilling than the one she leads with her boring husband and dead-end job. But when a passionate young co-worker catches her eye and steals her heart, Justine's good girl existence takes a turn for the worse
Paul by Greg Mottola( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two sci-fi geeks taking a pilgrimage to America's UFO heartland. There they meet a smart-ass alien, Paul, who takes them on an insane road trip. As they struggle to return Paul home, the little green man might just take the outcasts from misfits to intergalactic heroes
Things we lost in the fire by Susanne Bier( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audrey Burke is reeling after a terrible loss, and impulsively invites a troubled life long friend to stay with her. Love ensues overtime along with a comedic storyline
Face/off by John Travolta( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FBI agent Sean Archer (John Travolta) must go undercover to investigate the location of a lethal biological weapon planted by his arch rival, terrorist-for-hire Castor Troy (Nicolas Cage). After undergoing a radical surgical procedure, Archer literally "borrows" Troy's face and identity to carry out his mission. But things go awry when Troy, emerging from a coma, is transformed into Archer and wreaks havoc upon his life, both at work and at home
Catch that kid by Kristen Stewart( Visual )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet Maddy, Gus and Austin: three kids on a mission! They're three close friends with special talents. One is a champion rock climber, one is a computer genius and the other is a mechanical whiz who specializes in go-carts. Their task: to scale the heights and crack a high-tech bank vault to save Maddy's ailing Dad, but they have to do all this in time to finish their homework
American horror story( Visual )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elsa Mars is the proprietor of a troupe of human "curiosities" on a desperate journey of survival in the sleepy hamlet of Jupiter, Florida, in 1952. Her menagerie of performers includes a two-headed, telepathic twin, a take-charge bearded lady, a vulnerable strongman, and his three-breasted wife. But strange emergence of an entity will savagely threaten the lives of the townsfolk and freaks alike
Mozart and the whale by Petter Næss( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Donald and Isabelle have a form of autism called Asperger's Syndrome. Donald, a good-natured but hapless cab driver has a knack for numbers. He falls head over heals in love with the beautiful but complex Isabelle when she joins the autism support group he leads
Lucky by Harry Dean Stanton( Visual )

10 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and German and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spiritual journey of a ninety year old atheist, and the quirky characters that inhabit his off-the-map desert town
Looking for comedy in the Muslim world( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mockumentary film in which actor Albert Brooks (playing himself) travels to India & Pakistan on behalf of the United States government, in hopes of discovering what "makes Muslims laugh."
Body of proof( Visual )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Step into the world of a sharp-witted, headstrong medical examiner with unorthodox crime-solving methods and strained relationships with the living. Dr. Megan Hunt was second to none, a brilliant neurosurgeon in a class all her own, but when her lifesaving gift is destroyed in a career-killing car accident, she reinvents herself as a medical examiner
 
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Lynch, John 1963-

Τζον Κάρολ Λιντς

Джон Кэрролл Линч

Җон Кәрол Линч

Ջոն Քերոլ Լինչ ամերիկացի դերասան

ג'ון קרול לינץ'

ג'ון קרול לינץ' שחקן אמריקאי

جان کارول لینچ

جان کرول لینچ بازیگر آمریکایی

جون كارول لينتش ممثل أمريكي

존 캐럴 린치

ジョン・キャロル・リンチ

約翰·卡羅·林區

约翰·卡罗尔·林奇

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Tuesdays with MorrieMozart and the whaleLooking for comedy in the Muslim world