WorldCat Identities

Elmes, Frederick

Works: 105 works in 519 publications in 9 languages and 17,741 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Experimental films  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Television mini-series  Television adaptations  Film noir  History 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Frederick Elmes
Most widely held works by Frederick Elmes
Hulk by Ang Lee( Visual )

41 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Banner is involved in a freak lab accident exposing him to gamma radiation. As a result, whenever the mild-mannered man becomes angry, he transforms into a huge, rampaging creature that destroys everything in his path
The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American-born son of Indian immigrants feels pulled between his ethnic heritage and his desire to assimilate, especially after becoming involved with two very different women
Kinsey by Bill Condon( Visual )

30 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kinsey relata la historia de un hombre que cambió irrevocablemente la cultura norteamericana y provocó un impresionante revuelo con la publicación de su libro "Conducta sexual del humano masculino". Su trabajo desencadenó uno de los más intensos debates culturales del siglo pasado, que continúa vigente aún en nuestros días
Broken flowers by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

23 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette:" Don Johnston, séducteur invétéré, se retrouve seul après avoir été quitté par sa dernière compagne. C'est à ce moment précis qu'il reçoit une lettre anonyme l'informant qu'il est papa... Mais de qui ? Et laquelle de ses conquêtes est la mère de ce fils inconnu ?"
Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout( Visual )

6 editions published in 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[...] Als Vorlage für das Drehbuch der Emmy-Preisträgerin Jane Anderson diente Elizabeth Strouts Pulitzer-preisgekrönter gleichnamiger Roman. Die vierteilige Geschichte erzählt von den heimlichen Affären, Verbrechen und Tragödien in eine scheinbar friedlichen Stadt in Neuengland. Wir erleben die Story mit den Augen von Olive (McDormand), die mit spitzer Zunge und rüdem Auftreten ihre warmherzige, aber getriebene Seele und ihre unerschütterlichen Moralvorstellungen zu verbergen sucht. [...]" [Cover]
Synecdoche, New York by Charlie Kaufman( Visual )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caden Cotard es un dramaturgo excéntrico que vive con la artista Adele Lack y su hija Olivia. Propenso a la neurosos, dudas y una enorme inseguridad, Caden descubre que también sufre de una enfermedad terminal. Al recibir una prestigiosa beca MacArthur, Caden decide usar el dinero para inventar un mastodónico juego como analogía de su propia vida, todo con el fin de dejar un legado de su existencia una vez haya desaparecido para siempre
A late quartet by Yaron Zilberman( Visual )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After twenty-five years together, the members of a world-renowned string quartet learn that their beloved cellist may soon be forced to retire. Competing egos, harbored resentment, and irrepressible lust threaten to derail the group as they struggle to maintain harmony in their music and their lives
Eraserhead by David Lynch( Visual )

46 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nightmarish collage of images which blends the grotesque and the absurd, the deeply disturbing and the darkly humorous. Henry is the nerdish central character who lives in a squalid apartment with a strange girl and their monstrous baby. The extraordinary special effects create an eerie, dream-like world with a logic all its own
Coffee and cigarettes by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

30 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of eleven stories that range from Bill Murray's hilarious delivery of java and advice to Wu-Tang Clan's RZA and GZA to an interchange steeped in jealousy between a successful actress and her bitter cousin
The ice storm by Ang Lee( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... the story of two dysfunctional families who learn to cope with nature-- human nature-- in this emotionally charged tale of suburban life in the '70s. When a self-centered husband's relationships with his wife and mistress grow cold, it takes a wife-swapping 'key party' and a freak ice storm to clear the air-- and change their lives forever."--Container
Paterson by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paterson is a bus driver in the city of Paterson, New Jersey - they share the name. Every day, Paterson adheres to a simple routine: he drives his daily route, observing the city as it drifts across his windshield and overhearing fragments of conversation swirling around him; he writes poetry into a notebook; he walks his dog; he stops in a bar and drinks exactly one beer. He goes home to his wife, Laura. By contrast, Laura's world is ever changing
Night on earth by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

35 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of five stories involving cab drivers in five different cities. Los Angeles - A talent agent for the movies discovers her cab driver would be perfect to cast, but the cabbie is reluctant to give up her solid cab driver's career. New York - An immigrant cab driver is continually lost in a city and culture he doesn't understand. Paris - A blind girl takes a ride with a cab driver from the Ivory Coast and they talk about life and blindness. Rome - A gregarious cabbie picks up an ailing man and virtually talks him to death. Helsinki - an industrial worker gets laid off and he and his compatriots discuss the bleakness and unfairness of love and life and death
Visions of light by Arnold Glassman( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring interviews with 29 cinematographers and directors, this film documents the story of cinematography since the conception of cinema at the turn of the 20th century as seen through the lenses of the world's greatest filmmakers and captured in classic scenes from over 125 films, tracing the evolution of motion-picture photography and innovations of cinematography and examining how the filmmaking process was complicated by new cinematic trends and technologies
Trapped by United States( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple find their world has been turned upside down when they're taken hostage and held in different cities while their young daughter, who has severe asthma, is kidnapped by the same band of ruthless criminals and held for a large ransom. It seems that the criminals have a foolproof plan. Unable to contact the police, the criminals demand a massive ransom, but if the payment is not arranged in 24 hours, the girl will be killed
Wild at heart by David Lynch( Visual )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Sailor and Lula, young lovers on the run from the law, and Lula's insanely obsessive mother who'll stop at nothing to keep them apart
Ride with the devil by Ang Lee( Visual )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and German and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1862, during the Kansas-Missouri border war, Jake and Jack Bull join the Confederate-sympathizing Bushwhackers after Jack's father is killed by marauding members of the abolitionist Jayhawkers. They are aided by unusual ally, Holt, who's fighting for the South despite being a former slave
Valley girl( Visual )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic comedy about a 15-year-old San Fernando Valley girl (Foreman) and her unlikely love affair with a leather clad guy from Hollywood (Cage)
Storytelling by Teresa Toscano( Visual )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story that makes light of the dark side of human behavior. Discover the truth about sex, lies and race relations in suburban America. Includes a mixture of an emotionally needy college student, a slacker named Scooby and a very dysfunctional family man
Blue velvet by David Lynch( Visual )

36 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man finds a severed ear whose trail leads him to a detective's daughter and a mesmerizing beauty in this surreal journey that peeks through the windows and over the well-trimmed hedges of a small town, discovering murder, mystery and perversion
Terciopelo azul by David Lynch( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A college student stumbles across a bizarre mystery and wants to know more. The strange world he's found lurking beneath his hometown picture-postcard veneer is about to become much stranger
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.24 (from 0.16 for Hulk / ... to 0.92 for Terciopelo ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Broken flowers
Alternative Names
Elmes, Fred

Elmes, Fred 1946-

Elmes, Fredrick

Elmes, Fredrick 1946-

Frederick Elmes americký kameraman

Frederick Elmes Amerikaans director of photography

Frederick Elmes amerikansk filmfotograf

Frederick Elmes directeur de la photographie américain

Frederick Elmes direttore della fotografia statunitense

Frederick Elmes US-amerikanischer Kameramann

Φρέντερικ Έλμς

Фредерик Элмс

פרדריק אלמס

فردریک المز

فريدريك ايلمز مصور سينمائي أمريكي



Broken flowersSynecdoche, New YorkNight on earthRide with the devilBlue velvet