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Lynch, John 1961-

Works: 160 works in 545 publications in 7 languages and 19,575 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  Television series  Biographical films  Thrillers (Television programs)  Television crime shows  Juvenile works  Children's films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Producer, Performer, Director, Other, Narrator, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by John Lynch
The secret garden by Agnieszka Holland( Visual )

21 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the sudden death of her parents in India, Mary Lennox is sent 'home' to England, and the Yorkshire estate of a distant relative. Sad and lonely, her only interest lies in a secret garden, abandoned after a tragic accident. With the help of local the country boy Dickon and Colin, her guardian's invalid son, Mary's spirit is reawakened as they bring the garden back to life
The secret of Roan Inish by John Sayles( Visual )

20 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,842 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 1,398 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. Twines through the legal system to heartbreaking domestic drama to a murder investigation to near-Gothic horror
Lassie by Charles Sturridge( Visual )

18 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
Paul, apostle of Christ( Visual )

10 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 1,134 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
Sliding Doors by Peter Howitt( Visual )

36 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,122 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 )

21 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,097 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. [4è jaquette]
The fall by Gillian Anderson( Visual )

2 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
Evelyn( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 746 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( Visual )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 745 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
Walking with cavemen : eye-to-eye with your ancestors by John Lynch( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses the live-action photography and computer-generated images from the Discovery Channel series of the same name, along with the latest archaeological discoveries, to provide a history of human evolution on Earth
Moll Flanders by Pen Densham( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 592 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
The fall by Gillian Anderson( Visual )

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

DSI Stella Gibson continues her game of cat and mouse with serial killer Paul Spector in the third series of this smart psychological thriller. She has arrested Spector, but will he survive the gunshot wounds? Will he ever face justice?
A little princess ; The secret garden( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 559 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 )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 545 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 463 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 by Michael Morpurgo( Visual )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 331 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 )

8 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 262 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 242 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
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Bleak House
Walking with cavemen : eye-to-eye with your ancestors
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John Lynch attore, regista e scrittore nordirlandese

John Lynch britischer Schauspieler

John Lynch Irish actor and novelist

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