WorldCat Identities

Lynch, John 1961-

Overview
Works: 143 works in 424 publications in 5 languages and 17,886 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television series  Children's films  Juvenile works  Historical films  Thrillers (Television programs)  Television crime shows  Television adaptations  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Author, Performer, Director, Narrator, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Lynch
The secret garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett( Visual )

24 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,321 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 )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Sayles' most popular movie ever is the magical tale of a girl whose search for her missing brother brings an Irish legend to life. A treat for all ages
Bleak House by Charles Dickens( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out of an interminable court case spin three young people each searching for their place in the world. Their story moves fast, swirling through an incredible array of characters from passionate young lovers to ruthless lawyers, from an ice-cold aristocratic beauty to a shrewd relentless detective, until the final thrilling climax
Lassie by Charles Sturridge( Visual )

20 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Carraclough family is forced to sell Lassie when they fall on hard times. On her journey of 500 miles, Lassie faces dangers, natural and human, and finds help in unexpected places as she returns to her home and the boy she loves
In the name of the father by Jim Sheridan( Visual )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A true story of one man's 15-year struggle and ultimate triumph over a terrible injustice. Gerry Conlon, a petty thief in 1970s London, who is forced to confess to a savage terrorist bombing that he did not commit. When he and his father are both sentenced to life imprisonment as one of the 'Guildford Four', he finds a fiercely dedicated lawyer, to help prove his innocence, clear his father's name and expose the truth behind one of the most shameful legal events in recent history
Sliding Doors by Peter Howitt( Visual )

21 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 1,056 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
Evelyn by Bruce Beresford( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and held by 920 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 )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Superintendent Stella Gibson is a steely detective on the trail of a serial killer stalking the streets of Belfast
The fall( Visual )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

BBC Two's highest rated drama series in ten years, The Fall, returns for Series 2. Following Series 1's gripping cliff-hanger, Gillian Anderson returns as Detective Superintendent Stella Gibson, on the trail of serial murderer Paul Spector played by Jamie Dornan. Set again in Belfast, Northern Ireland the second series is written and directed by Emmy Award winning Allan Cubitt. Despite Gibson and Spector never actually meeting on screen in series 1, the electric chemistry between the two characters and their escalating rivalry became the lynchpin of the series and left the audience crying out for more. With Gibson still in pursuit of Spector, a personal link from Spector's past opens up some clues for Gibson but provokes Spector in a way that threatens to jeopardise the whole investigation. Gibson is forced to take ever greater risks and the closer she comes to capturing him, the more Spector trespasses into her private world, delighting in taunting and provoking her. As the net gradually tightens around him he becomes psychologically ever more dangerous and destructive
Moll Flanders by Pen Densham( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 591 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 )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 557 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. Secret garden: 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 fall by Gillian Anderson( Visual )

4 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the climax of the last series, audiences were left reeling as Spector, critically injured in a devastating ambush, lay bleeding in the arms of Detective Superintendent Stella Gibson. Moments before, the intense and single-minded investigator thought she had her man; now, shocked and desperate, she's losing him. Bringing a killer to book is going to take much more now than simply catching him. In the emotionally charged aftermath of the shooting, Gibson's personal journey to exact justice for the victims' families must begin with the blood-soaked fight to keep Spector alive. As the Fall reaches its inexorable conclusion, it's clear that the rules of this deadly game of cat and mouse are set to shift once again
Paul, apostle of Christ( Visual )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul, who goes from the most infamous persecutor of Christians to Christ's most influential apostle, is spending his last days in a dark and bleak prison cell awaiting execution by Emperor Nero. Luke, his friend and physician, risks his life when he ventures into Rome to visit him. Paul is under the watchful eye of Mauritius, the prison's prefect, who seeks to understand how this broken old man can pose such a threat. But before Paul's death sentence can be enacted, Luke resolves to write another book, one that details the beginnings of "The Way" and the birth of what will come to be known as the church. Their faith challenged an empire. But their words changed the world
Edward II by Derek Jarman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2018 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Director Derek Jarman's controversial adaptation of Christopher Marlowe's play portrays the weak-willed monarch as neglecting his kingdom for his commoner male lover
The seventh stream( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 441 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
Private Peaceful( Visual )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 322 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
Pilgrimage by Tom Holland( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ireland, 1209. A small group of monks begin a reluctant pilgrimage across an island torn between centuries of tribal warfare and the growing power of Norman invaders. Escorting their monastery's holiest relic to Rome, the monks' progress is seen through the eyes of a pious young novice and a mute lay brother with a violent past. As the true significance of the bejeweled relic becomes dangerously apparent, their path becomes increasingly fraught with danger
Detour by Tye Sheridan( Visual )

5 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Law student and all around good guy Harper suspects his stepdad Vincent of causing the car crash that landed his mother in a coma. Drowning his sorrows in a seedy LA whisky bar Harper ends up drinking with Johnny Ray, a tough redneck who offers to 'take care' of Vincent for a cool twenty grand. In the cold light of day, Johnny Ray is more threatening and he won't take no for an answer when Harper protests that it was the whiskey talking
The trials of Jimmy Rose( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 213 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 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travel back in time to go walking with dinosaurs and prehistoric beasts
 
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John Lynch acteur britannique

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John Lynch Irish actor and novelist

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