WorldCat Identities

Rea, Stephen

Overview
Works: 377 works in 1,244 publications in 10 languages and 26,714 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Fantasy films  Comedy films  History  Horror films  Biographical films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Other, Commentator, Artist, Singer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Stephen Rea
 
Most widely held works by Stephen Rea
V for Vendetta by James McTeigue( Visual )

38 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Widescreen (2.40:1) presentation Set against the futuristic landscape of totalitarian Britain, the story of a young working-class woman, Evey, who is rescued from a life-and-death situation by a masked man known only as 'V.' Incomparably charismatic and ferociously skilled in the art of combat and deception, 'V' ignites a revolution when he urges his fellow citizens to rise up against tyranny and oppression. As Evey uncovers the truth about 'V's' mysterious background, she also discovers the truth about herself. She becomes his ally in his plan to bring freedom and justice to a cruel and corrupt society
The crying game by Neil Jordan( Visual )

100 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A haunting, humorous and shocking romantic thriller about Irish terrorists, their hostage and the hostage's exotic girlfriend
Michael Collins by Neil Jordan( Visual )

65 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life of an Irish man whose dreams inspired hope, whose words ingited passion, and whose courage forged a nation's destiny
Underworld : awakening by Måns Mårlind( Visual )

18 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When human forces discover the existence of the Vampire and Lycan clans, a war to eradicate both species commences. The vampire warrioress Selene leads the battle against humankind
The end of the affair by Graham Greene( Visual )

29 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In England during World War II, an American writer and the bored wife of a British civil servant fall in love. Then she mysteriously ends the affair
Evelyn by Paul Pender( Visual )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desmond Doyle is devastated when his wife abandons their family on the day after Christmas. His unemployment and the fact that there is no woman in the house to care for the children, Evelyn, Dermot and Maurice, make it clear to the authorities that his is an untenable situation. The Catholic Church and the Irish courts decide to put the Doyle children into Church-run orphanages. Although a sympathetic judge assures Desmond that when his financial situation reverses, he will be able to get his children back; money is hard to come by. During that time, Evelyn and her brothers suffer the abuses of living in orphanages while Desmond struggles to secure finances. Now he must battle the courts to get his children back
Ondine by Hans Werner Henze( Visual )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Syracuse, a simple fisherman who catches a beautiful and mysterious woman in his trawler nets. The woman seems to be dead, but then she comes alive before Syracuse's eyes and he thinks he may be seeing things. However, with the help of his ailing yet irrepressible daughter, Annie, he comes to believe that the fantastical might be possible and that the woman (Ondine) might be a myth come true
The musketeer by Catherine Deneuve( Visual )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man comes of age and decides to avenge the brutal murder of his parents. In a world threatened by war, and finding he has impressive combat skills, he finds the opportunity he is looking for in the elite fighting force of the infamous Musketeers. After years of disgrace, he reunites the group and brings them back to their previous glory. Along his journey, he helps the Queen of France and finds love
The honorable woman by Hugo Blick( Visual )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and French and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nessa Stein witnessed the assassination of her father by the armed wing of the Palestinian Liberation Organisation. Now in her late thirties, Nessa is at the forefront of the Middle East peace process. Ennobled for her campaigning work, the newly made Baroness must fight forces that are conspiring against her as she awards a highly lucrative contract to a Palestinian businessman. When he is subsequently killed, Nessa and her brother come under the close scrutiny of Whitehall and the Secret Intelligence Service. Set against the gripping backdrop of government paranoia and espionage
Breakfast on Pluto by Neil Jordan( Visual )

37 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Kitten, attachant travesti inconoclaste, part à la recherche de sa mère dans le Londres tourbillonnant des années 70. Au gré de ses errances et rencontres, il se retrouve mêlé à un complot de l'IRA visant la capitale britannique
Blackthorn by Mateo Gil( Visual )

23 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surviving what everyone thought was a fatal ambush in Bolivia, Butch Cassidy (now calling himself James Blackthorn) pines for one last sight of home, an adventure that aligns him with a young robber and makes the duo a target for gangs and lawmen alike
Life is sweet by Mike Leigh( Visual )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and French and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An amusing portrait of a working-class family in a suburb just north of London, an irrepressible mum and dad and their night-and-day twins, a bookish good girl and a sneering lay about. A vivid, lived-in story of ordinary existence, in which even modest dreams (such as the father's desire to open a food truck) carry enormous weight. Perched on the line between humor and melancholy
V for Vendetta by James McTeigue( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and French and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the futuristic landscape of totalitarian Britain, the story of a young working-class woman, Evey, who is rescued from a life-and-death situation by a masked man known only as 'V.' Incomparably charismatic and ferociously skilled in the art of combat and deception, 'V' ignites a revolution when he urges his fellow citizens to rise up against tyranny and oppression. As Evey uncovers the truth about 'V's' mysterious background, she also discovers the truth about herself. She becomes his ally in his plan to bring freedom and justice to a cruel and corrupt society
Copenhagen by PBS Hollywood( Visual )

17 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A television adaptation of Michael Frayn's play about the 1941 meeting between Niels Bohr and Werner Heisenberg, longtime friends whose work had opened the way to the atomic bomb, but who found themselves on opposite sides of World War II
The reaping by Stephen Hopkins( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and German and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigative scholar Katherine Winter is a debunker of modern 'miracles,' bringing scientific light to superstition and fraud. But events in Haven, Louisiana, defy even her expertise. The more she seeks answers, the more she questions her own belief
The butcher boy by Pat McCabe( Visual )

28 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francie lives with a violent, alcoholic father and a manic depressive, suicidal mother. The pressures on Francie to grow up are immense. When his mother commits suicide and his friend, Joe, goes off to boarding school, Francie sinks ever deeper into paranoia thanks mainly to his nasty neighbour Mrs. Nugent. He begins to have a fantasy where he has visions of the Virgin Mary. After his father dies, Francie becomes more despondent, culminating in the extremely bloody murder of Mrs. Nugent whom he holds responsible for all the wrongs visited upon him. After being arrested, Francie is committed to an asylum in an attempt to cure him
Fear dot com( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mad genius has created a live-cam website that determines a person's deepest fear and then 48 hours later that fear becomes a brutal reality. An investigating detective and a city health inspector know the danger of logging into the site, but both are determined to solve the mystery
Prêt-à-porter by Robert Altman( Visual )

17 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of interconnecting stories that expose what goes on at the Paris fashion shows. When a fashion industry hot-shot is found dead, the police comb the fashion industry for clues. While the dead man's mistress mourns him as she is putting together a showing of her couture house's line, the man's widow could care less and attends the season's shows without a care, not knowing that her ex-husband is following her. Three magazine editors are trying to sign on a nonchalant photographer. A man and a woman are forced to share a hotel room when no other accommodations are available. Various love affairs are brewing amongst designers, models and others. All this is being broadcast live on a television show hosted by an American named Kitty Porter
Stella days( Visual )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and German and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small-town cinema in rural Ireland in the 1950s becomes the setting for a dramatic struggle between Rome and Hollywood, and a man and his conscience. Father Daniel Berry and the townsfolk find themselves on the cusp of the modern, but still clinging to the traditions of the church and a cultural identity forged in very different times
 
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V for Vendetta
Alternative Names
Rea, Graham.

Rea, Graham 1946-

Rea, Stephan

Stephen Rea acteur

Stephen Rea actor irlandés

Stephen Rea aktor irlandzki

Stephen Rea attore nordirlandese

Stephen Rea britisk skodespelar

Stephen Rea britisk skuespiller

Stephen Rea Brits acteur

Stephen Rea brittisk skådespelare

Stephen Rea irischer Schauspieler

Stephen Rea Irish actor

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Стивън Ри

Стівен Рі

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استفن ره‌آ بازیگر بریتانیایی

ستيفن ريا ممثل أيرلندي

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스티븐 레아

スティーヴン・レイ

史提芬·里亞

史蒂芬·雷

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The end of the affairBreakfast on PlutoV for VendettaThe reaping