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Jones, Jeffrey 1947-

Overview
Works: 113 works in 531 publications in 7 languages and 23,984 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Historical films  Musical films  Horror films  Animated films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jeffrey Jones
Amadeus by Miloš Forman( Visual )

57 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from Shaffer's play, the film presents the life of Antonio Salieri, a mediocre 18th-century Viennese composer obsessed with and jealous of the musical genius of the age, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ferris Bueller's Day Off by Matthew Broderick( Visual )

23 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 2,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ferris Bueller, his girlfriend sloane, and his best bud Cameron are off on the spontaneous romp through Chicago known as "Ferris Bueller's day off."
Sleepy Hollow by Tim Burton( Visual )

30 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this version of Washington Irving's classic tale, Ichabod Crane is an eccentric investigator sent to Sleepy Hollow to probe a series of murders allegedly committed by a headless horseman
Beetle Juice by Tim Burton( Visual )

48 editions published between 81 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple of likable ghosts contact the afterlife's bio-exorcist to rid their home of a trendy New York family that moves in
Dr. Dolittle 2 by Steven Carr( Visual )

36 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... Dr. Dolittle plays Cupid to a bumbling circus bear to help a group of forest creatures save their habitat. With the aid of his mangy, madcap animal friends, Dolittle must teach this overgrown teddy the ways of true romance in time to save his species and his home!"--Container
Ed Wood by Tim Burton( Visual )

28 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stranger-than-fiction true story of the early career of Edward D. Wood, Jr., the once voted worst movie director of all time. Wood was the auteur behind Glen or Glenda? and Plan 9 from outer space, and it is during the making of these two no-budget flicks that Wood is profiled
Stuart Little by Rob Minkoff( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in Undetermined and English and held by 1,324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being adopted by a human family, a tiny mouse sets out to win over his resentful new brother and the family feline while fending off a gang of cats who want him out of the house
Deadwood by Timothy Olyphant( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1877. A new day is in the Black Hills outlaw camp of Deadwood. For better or worse, times are changing, and the transformation from camp to town is imminent. Unsavoury new arrivals -- looking to cash in on the lucrative anarchy -- and a government of outsiders usher in an era of hard decisions and brutal power struggles among the camp's founders. Seth Bullock is the new sheriff and forced to stand his ground against two conniving brothel owners: cutthroat Al Swearengen, and his chief rival, the cunning Cy Tolliver. The women of Deadwood prove their mettle as Calamity Jane, Alma Garrett, and whores Trixi and Joanie stake their claim in this dangerous town of scheming misfits, all learning the hard way ... fortune comes with a price
Deadwood( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The town of Deadwood, South Dakota is a lawless sinkhole of crime and corruption. Into this uncivilized outpost ride a disillusioned and bitter ex-lawman, Wild Bill Hickok, and Seth Bullock, a man hoping to find a new start for himself. Both men find themselves quickly on opposite sides of the legal and moral fence from Al Swearengen, saloon owner, hotel operator, and incipient boss of Deadwood. The lives of these three intertwine with many others, the high-minded and the low-lifes who populate Deadwood in 1876
Howard the Duck by Willard Huyck( Visual )

23 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow the exploits of a wise-cracking, cigar-chomping duck as he tries to return to his home planet
HeartBreakers by Bob Dylan( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother-daughter con team attempts to take advantage of a tobacco tycoon
Who's Harry Crumb?( Visual )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Harry, the last of the great sleuthing Crumbs--and the last person in the firm to ever get an assignment--finally gets a shot at a front-page kidnapping, it's only because his beady-eyed boss Eliot Draisen doesn't want the case solved
Devil's advocate by Taylor Hackford( Visual )

17 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Insomnia: Crime never sleeps and neither does the veteran LAPD homicide detective invited to Nightmute, Alaska to head a murder investigation there. He finds the investigation disrupted by an ever-shining midnight sun that wreaks sleep-depriving havoc on his body clock. As his consciousness becomes more unstable, he is nagged by a sense of personal guilt over a second crime that might just be real
Valmont by Miloš Forman( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and German and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The vindictive widow Merteuil bets her friend debaucherous Valmont that he cannot seduce the virtuous (and married) Madame de Tourvel. If Valmont succeeds he may also bed Merteuil, but if he fails he must join a monastery. Set amongst the aristocracy in France in the 18th century
Batman, the animated series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Millionaire Bruce Wayne's alter-ego Batman protects the streets of Gotham City from various villains and arch-enemies
Without a clue by Agatha Christie( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dr. John Watson (Kingsley) is secretly a crime-solving genius. But to protect his reputation as a physician, he hires bumbling, boozy, out-of-work actor Reginald Kincaid (Caine) to play the part of his fictional creation, Sherlock Holmes. The charade works until Watson mysteriously disappears, forcing the baffled, seriously inept 'Holmes' to crack the biggest case of Watson's career on his own"--Container
Who's your caddy?( Visual )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rap mogul from Atlanta tries to join a conservative country club, and runs into fierce opposition from its buttoned-down president. Now he and his friends will stop at nothing to force themselves in
The Hanoi Hilton( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For most combat soldiers, Vietnam was a battlefield war of guns and grenades. But for thousands of American combatants, the battlefield was a dark, vermin-infested cell in a prison compound like Hoa Lo, or what the POWs called the Hanoi Hilton. Captured Navy pilot Lt. Commander Williamson knows his only defense against torture, disease and despair is an indomitable will
Ravenous by Ted Griffin( Visual )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a handful of U.S. soldiers isolated in the snowy Sierra Nevadas in the mid-1800's. A psychopath, who's tasted human flesh before, tempts them to soothe their hunger pains by feasting on each other
How high( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silas and Jamal are buddies who enjoy smoking voluminous amounts of marijuana. They end up in the possession of some magical weed that enhances their brainpower during college entrance exams, thus enabling them to enter that esteemed institution of learning, Harvard University. Once firmly ensconced in the halls of academia, however, the pals run out of their supernatural supply and are forced to get creative in the pursuit of an Ivy League degree
 
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