WorldCat Identities

Lynch, John 1961-

Works: 123 works in 440 publications in 7 languages and 16,533 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Children's films  Television mini-series  Television adaptations  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Television series  Fiction  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Producer, Performer, Director, Narrator, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by John Lynch
The secret garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett( Visual )

19 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young orphan named Mary is sent to live at the dark and foreboding English estate of her widowed uncle. She discovers a secret garden which was abandoned after a tragic accident. With the help of her crippled cousin Colin, and Dickon the country boy, her spirit is gradually reawakened as they bring the garden back to life
The secret of Roan Inish by John Sayles( Visual )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and Irish and held by 1,910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Irish girl longs for the good old days she often hears about, back when the family lived on Roan Inish and had plenty to eat, and back before her younger brother so mysteriously disappeared
Bleak House by Charles Dickens( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two innocent young orphans are the potential heirs to a fortune. Their fates are snarled in a monumental legal battle known as Jarndyce and Jarndyce. Another orphan, Esther Summerson, whose mysterious parentage proves to be intertwined with the fate of the Jarndyce wards and the aloof Lady Dedlock. Lady Dedlock faces the revelation of her dark past once Mr. Tulkinghorn catches wind of it. The icily beautiful Esther's background also comes to light after the murder of a strange man. This twines through the legal system to heartbreaking domestic drama to a murder investigation to near-Gothic horror
Lassie by Charles Sturridge( Visual )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Faultlessly written and directed ... with a first-rate cast" (New York Post), Lassie is a "heartwarming and moving adventure" (Hollywood Reporter) about a faithful dog's journey to reunite with her family in time for Christmas. Based on a classic tale about friendship and courage, Lassie (2005) is "a new classic ... for a new generation." (BBC)
Sliding Doors by Peter Howitt( Visual )

35 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A London woman's love life and career both hinge, unknown to her, on whether or not she catches a train
In the name of the father by Jim Sheridan( Visual )

20 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gerry Conlon, jeune délinquant dans le Belfast des années 70, passe son temps à se saouler et faire la fête. Il pousse son père, Giuseppe, calme et frêle, à la consternation. Mais, un jour, Gerry est accusé d'être l'instigateur d'attentats pour le compte de l'IRA. Il est forcé de confesser des actes terroristes qu'il n'a pas commis. Considéré comme l'un des "quatre de Guilford", il est condamné à l'emprisonnement à vie. Giuseppe, également innocent, est aussi arrêté et jeté en prison. Derrière les barreaux, Gerry découvre alors son père : son masque de faiblesse, son espoir et sa force intérieure inégalée. Avec l'aide d'une avocate dévouée, Gerry est déterminé à prouver son innocence, nettoyer le nom de son père et révéler la vérité sur l'un des évènements les plus honteux de l'histoire contemporaine
Evelyn by Bruce Beresford( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1953, Desmond Doyle takes on the Irish family law system and the Catholic Church in a bid to be reunited with his children. Despite a strong work ethic, Desmond has a hard time holding on to steady work. Desmond's wife walks out on the relationship and his sporadic employment eventually attracts the attention of the law. A court order sends his two sons and young daughter to separate Catholic orphanages until Desmond can prove he's capable of properly supporting them. However, Desmond discovers merely getting work is not enough to bring his children back to him
The fall by Gillian Anderson( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Superintendent Stella Gibson is a steely detective on the trail of a serial killer stalking the streets of Belfast
Moll Flanders by Pen Densham( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story is based on the Defoe character, Moll Flanders who is a high-spirited and beautiful, but also destitute young woman living as a social outcast in 18th century England
A little princess ; The secret garden( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little princess: Sara Crewe, the pampered daughter of an Army officer, is left in a strict boarding school when her father goes off to war. When he is reported dead, her world is turned upside down and she is made a servant at the school, yet she refuses to let her spirit be broken
The seventh stream( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Widowed fisherman Quinn sees only a grim future until a beautiful and mysterious women he call Mairead arrives and something magical changes his life
Edward II by Derek Jarman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Edward II enfuriates his queen and imperils his throne by bringing his lover Gaveston to court
Private Peaceful( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the gritty rural lives and loves of Tommo and Charlie -- two young brothers -- and their poor Devonshire family from 1909 until 1916, when the outbreak of war destroys their country idyll. Both join up (one under age) leaving behind the beautiful Molly who is the love of both their lives. The young men survive gas attacks, shelling, German troops and the appalling deaths of their close friends. But one thing they cannot escape is summary military justice
Cal by Pat O'Connor( Visual )

34 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A harrowing, sensitive love story set within the hatred of strife-torn Northern Ireland
The trials of Jimmy Rose( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy Rose is a career criminal newly free after twelve years in prison. Greeted with cold disdain from his wife, Jackie, Jimmy decides to stick to the terms of his parole: hold down a job and stay right in the eyes of the law. But when he finds out that his beloved granddaughter, Ellie, ran away and is now a drug addict, Jimmy will risk everything to bring her home
The complete walking with-- collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travel back in time to go walking with dinosaurs and prehistoric beasts
Prehistoric planet : the complete dino dynasty by BBC Video( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An all-new presentation of the BBC's award-winning Walking with dinosaurs. Travel back in time 220 million years and come face to face with the animals that ruled the world then: dinosaurs
Some mother's son by Terry George( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Surrounded by the conflict in Northern Ireland, Kathleen Quigley has managed to stay clear of it, devoting herself to her three children. Yet in a single moment, the war claims her as one of its living victims. Kathleen is caught in an inescapable political crossfire when her son, actively involved with the IRA, is jailed by the British"--Container
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Alternative Names
John Lynch acteur britannique

John Lynch acteur irlandais

John Lynch acteur uit Noord-Ierland

John Lynch attore, regista e scrittore nordirlandese

John Lynch britischer Schauspieler

John Lynch Irish actor and novelist

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English (176)

German (6)

Spanish (6)

French (5)

Italian (2)

Chinese (1)

Irish (1)