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Lynch, John Carroll 1963-

Overview
Works: 87 works in 273 publications in 6 languages and 24,994 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Crime films  Fiction  Romance films  Biographical films  Romantic comedy films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
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 )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 2,826 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
Shutter Island by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 1,878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cuando el agente federal Teddy Daniels llega al manicomio para delincuentes psicóticos en Shutter Island, lo que comienza como una investigación de rutina rápidamente toma un giro siniestro. A medida que la investigación avanza, Teddy va descubriendo más estremecedoras y terroríficas verdades acerca de la isla y se da cuenta de que hay algunos lugares de los que nunca podrás escapar."--Envase
Zodiac by David Fincher( Visual )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,875 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
Crazy, Stupid, Love by John Requa( Visual )

10 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,858 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
Miracles from Heaven( Visual )

7 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,637 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
Tuesdays with Morrie by Thomas Rickman( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,608 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( Visual )

16 editions published in 2015 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,395 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 )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,363 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 )

19 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A criminal psychologist is accused of the murder of her husband, a charge she is unable to defend herself against due to her deteriorating sanity
Paul by Greg Mottola( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,104 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
The good girl by Twentieth Century Fox( Visual )

17 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,062 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
Things we lost in the fire by Susanne Bier( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audrey Burke is reeling from the shock of the news that has just been delivered to her door by the local police - her husband, Brian, had been killed in a random act of violence. Once anchored by the love and comforts of their marriage, Audrey is now adrift. Impulsively, she turns to Jerry, a down-and-out addict who has been her husband's close friend since childhood. Desperate to fill the painful void caused by her husband's death, Audrey invites Jerry to move into the room adjacent to their garage in the hope that he can help her and her children cope with their sudden loss. Now, in facing a daily battle to stay off drugs and his unexpected role as surrogate parent and friend to Audrey's son and daughter, he finds a core of inner resilience. As Jerry and Audrey navigate grief and denial, their fragile bonds are constantly tested. Together, they discover the strength to move forward
Catch that kid by Bart Freundlich( Visual )

8 editions published in 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 938 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 ehights 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
Face/off by John Woo( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 892 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
American horror story( Visual )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 764 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 603 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
Looking for comedy in the Muslim world( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 456 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 )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 401 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
Lay the favorite by Beth Raymer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beth, a Las Vegas cocktail waitress, falls in with Dink, a sports gambler who swoons for her as she proves to be something of a gambling prodigy, earning the initial ire of Dink's wife, Tulip
Sympathy for Delicious( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A newly-paralyzed DJ gets more than he bargained for when he seeks out the world of faith healing
 
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Alternative Names
John Carroll Lynch acteur américain

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John Carroll Lynch Amerikaans acteur

John Carroll Lynch amerikansk skådespelare

John Carroll Lynch amerikansk skodespelar

John Carroll Lynch amerikansk skuespiller

John Carroll Lynch amerikāņu aktieris

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John Carroll Lynch US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

John Carroll Lynch yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Lynch, John 1963-

Τζον Κάρολ Λιντς

Джон Кэрролл Линч

ג'ון קרול לינץ'

ג'ון קרול לינץ' שחקן אמריקאי

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

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