WorldCat Identities

Foley, James 1953-

Works: 87 works in 405 publications in 7 languages and 8,300 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Television adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Director, Author, Author of screenplay, Performer, Film editor, Creator
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by James Foley
Glengarry Glen Ross by James Foley( Visual )
80 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,832 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 )
20 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,248 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 1,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Season one of the Netflix original series House of Cards, which currently holds a 9.0 rating on IMDB. 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 )
42 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 873 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 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adam Hall is an idealistic young attorney who 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 )
18 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 482 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
The Corruptor ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 452 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 )
18 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and Multiple languages and held by 241 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 238 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 208 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 116 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 81 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 66 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
Twin Peaks by David Lynch( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follow FBI Special Agent Dale Cooper and Sheriff Harry S. Truman as they try to hunt down just who killed Laura Palmer in the sleepy town of Twin Peaks, Washington
Glengarry GlenRoss ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and French and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A powerful story of desperation and betrayal set in the world of real estate
Reckless ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 45 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 28 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 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frank prepares for his promotion to Vice President. Doug tries to erase all leads leading him back to him and Frank. Claire fights back against Gillian. Zoe considers working with Frank again
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
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English (228)
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French (12)
Spanish (6)
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