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Foley, James 1953-

Works: 81 works in 388 publications in 7 languages and 8,034 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Performer, Creator, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by James Foley
Glengarry Glen Ross by James Foley ( Visual )
86 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Times are tough at the real estate firm of Premiere Properties. Shelley "the machine" Levene (Lemmon) and Dave Moss (Harris) are veteran salesmen, but only Ricky Roma (Pacino) is on a hot streak. The new Glengarry sales leads could turn everything around, but the front office is holding them back until these "losers" prove themselves. Then someone decides to take matters into his own hands, stealing the Glengarry leads and leaving everyone wondering who did it
Perfect stranger by Revolution Studios ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rowena is a journalist dedicated to uncovering greed and corruption among people in positions of power. She does this with the help of her tech-savvy partner in crime, Miles. Grace is a friend and seems to know all about Rowena's secret writing identity, and hands Rowena evidence of adultery as a story. Grace is involved with Harrison Hill, the owner of the largest advertising agency in New York, H2A. Grace met Hill in an Internet chat room and became sexually involved with him. Hill is a married man and breaks off their affair, but Grace refuses to go away quietly. Rowena takes Grace's evidence, but does not immediately agree to do the story. When Grace turns up dead a week later, Rowena decides to investigate. She goes undercover at H2A, with Miles's help, and poses as a temp to get closer to Hill
House of cards ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Season one of the Netflix original series House of Cards. Frank Underwood is a cunning career politician. Zoe Barnes is an ambitious young journalist. Together they forge a partnership that trades powerful secrets for political access, and so much more
Confidence by James Foley ( Visual )
40 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Con man Jake and his gang, Gordo, Miles, and Big Al, pull off a swindling job stealing money from a guy who turns out to be a mob accountant for crime boss, King. Then Jake and his crew attempt to pull off an even bigger scam to make up for their mistake. This time the con involves the King's enemy, the mob-connected banker Morgan Price. Two corrupt cops join Jake's team while the King appoints his henchman, Lupus to oversee the operation
The chamber by John Grisham ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young attorney, Adam Hall takes on the death row clemency case of his one-time Klansman grandfather, Sam Cayhall. With just 28 days before the execution, Adam sets out to retrace the events leading to the crime for which Sam was convicted. As the impending death sentence looms closer, Adam works quickly to uncover the family's history for any hidden clues. In a white-knuckle series of twists and turns, Adam discovers deceptions and dark secrets that ultimately lead him to the startling truth
Fear by James Foley ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nicole Walker always dreamed of being swept away by someone special-- someone strong, sexy and sensitive who would care for her more than anything else in the world. David is all that and more: a modern-day knight who charms and seduces her, body and soul. But her perfect boyfriend is not all he seems to be. His sweet facade masks a savage, dark side that will soon transform Nicole's dream into a nightmare.--Container
The Corruptor ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A hard-hitting tale of deception, violence and betrayal in New Yok City's Chinatown."--Container
At close range by James Foley ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and Multiple languages and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A juvenile delinquent knows about petty theft, but he wants to steal big money. He looks to his father, a big-time thief, for guidance. Then he witnesses his father committing a murder and realizes he is in over his head
Two bits by James Foley ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gennaro is a youngster who'll do anything to earn "two bits" (a quarter) to get into the brand-new neighborhood movie theater. When he finds his pockets are still empty after a day of unforgettable adventures, his mischievous Grandpa offers him an intriguing bargain
After dark, my sweet ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ex-boxer seems the perfect pawn to pull off a kidnapping planned by a sexy widow and a cop-turned-con man. When he realizes he's been manipulated, he turns the tables with a game of deceit and raw desire that can only end in death
The immaculate collection by Madonna ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rock videos of the rock singer/dancer Madonna. Covers the years 1984-1990 in the singer's career. Videodisc version
Who's that girl by James Foley ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een komedie over een jonge vrouw die ten onrechte in de gevangenis heeft gezeten en zich ten koste van alles wil rehabiliteren
Reel talent first films by legendary directors ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Discover the first films of famous directors plucked from the vault of the University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts, one of the world's most prestigious film schools."--Container
Rumble in the Bronx The corruptor ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rumble in the Bronx: A Hong Kong cop visiting New York for his uncle's wedding accidentally uncovers a diamond smuggling ring. The corruptor: The head of NYPD's Asian Gang Unit attempts to diffuse a gang war in Chinatown with the help of his knowledgable but naive partner
Reckless ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A teenage rebel (Quinn) and an upper-class girl (Hannah) fall in love
Colors At close range ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Colors: Two L.A. cops, one a veteran and one a rookie, try to bring peace to the war raging on the streets of L.A. At close range: a criminal father influences his sons
House of cards. season 2 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Martial arts collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four martial art films featuring: Jackie Chan, Chow Yun-fat, Dolph Lundgren and Jean-Claude Van Damme respectively
Glengarry by James Foley ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dans un cabient immobilier de Chicago, la tension est à son comble. Leur patron les a lancé dans une course folle du meilleur vendeur. Premier prix, une Cadillac Eldorado, second prix, un lot de couteaux de cuisine, troisième prix la porte Un film noir très bien interprété et une dénonciation terrible d'un certain rêve américain
Dangereuse séduction by James Foley ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Audience level: 0.19 (from 0.00 for Dangereuse ... to 0.47 for Glengarry ...)
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English (233)
French (15)
German (12)
Spanish (5)
Multiple languages (4)
Turkish (1)
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