WorldCat Identities

Lynch, John 1961-

Overview
Works: 148 works in 527 publications in 8 languages and 18,886 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Television series  Children's films  Juvenile works  Biographical films  Thrillers (Television programs)  Television crime shows  Television adaptations 
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 2,320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una huérfana por el nombre de Mary, la mandan a vivir a Inglaterra con su tío. Ella descubre un jardin secreto que ha sido abandonado des puse de un accidente trágico. Con la ayuda de su primo Colin, quien es paralítico, y Dickon, su anímo se mejora cuando arreglar el jardin y le dan vida
The secret of Roan Inish by John Sayles( Visual )

23 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A magical tale of a girl whose search for her missing brother brings an Irish legend to life
Bleak House by Charles Dickens( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,403 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 )

19 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,284 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
Sliding Doors by Peter Howitt( Visual )

41 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paltrow plays London publicist Helen, effortlessly sliding between parallel storylines that show what happens if she does or does not catch a morning train back to her apartment
In the name of the father by Jim Sheridan( Visual )

23 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,101 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
Paul, apostle of Christ( Visual )

10 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 1,096 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
Evelyn by Bruce Beresford( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and held by 926 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 755 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 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

DSI Stella Gibson continues to hunt serial killer Paul Spector in the second series of this smart psychological thriller. As Gibson tries to help Spector's surviving victim remember the identity of her attacker, Spector deals with loose ends that he left behind in Belfast. When he realizes that someone from his past has been helping the police with their enquires, Spector changes his plans with terrifying consequences
Moll Flanders by Pen Densham( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moll is a headstrong woman whose lowly station in 18th century London leaves her in the most dire of circumstances forcing her into a lifestyle that could easily break her spirit. Her story involves husbands and numerous lovers, shocking family secrets, and travels to bustling London and the New World's Virginia. Moll's dangerous misdeeds stretch from sexual adventures to criminal acts, leaving her with a price on her head as she strives to triumph against overwhelming odds
The fall by Gillian Anderson( Visual )

4 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spector, critically injured in a devastating ambush, lies bleeding in the arms of DS 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 begins with the blood-soaked fight to keep Spector alive. But will he ever face justice?
A little princess ; The secret garden( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 555 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
Edward II by Derek Jarman( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2018 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Edward II embraces the essential dramatic themes of passion, murder, and unrequited love. Steven Waddington plays the monarch as a man whose destiny hangs on his overpowering passion and lack of responsibility to the British throne. He rebuffs his wife, Isabella, lavishing affection on the handsome Gaveston -- a choice that ultimately seals his fate."
The seventh stream( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Private Peaceful by Michael Morpurgo( Visual )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 340 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 )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 321 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 )

7 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 260 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 )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 241 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
Cal by Pat O'Connor( Visual )

36 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A harrowing, sensitive love story set within the hatred of strife-torn Northern Ireland. Cal is 19 years old and has no stomach for the violence of strife-torn North Ireland, but becomes a reluctant accessory to murder. Then he falls in love with the Marcella, the wife of the man he helped murder
 
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John Lynch attore, regista e scrittore nordirlandese

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John Lynch Irish actor and novelist

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