WorldCat Identities

Amiel, Jon

Overview
Works: 172 works in 664 publications in 7 languages and 9,929 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Action and adventure films  Historical television programs  Science fiction films  Television programs  Television series  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films 
Roles: Director, Author, Performer, Other, fmd, Restager , Film editor, Creator, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jon Amiel
Entrapment by Jon Amiel( Visual )

67 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When master art thief Robert "Mac" Mac-Dougall becomes entrapped in insurance investigator Gin Baker's game of international intrigue, the stage is set for the largest heist and biggest police sting in history
The core by Aaron Eckhart( Visual )

51 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A team of top scientific minds from around the world are assembled to determine what has been happening to Earth. Dr. Keyes makes the startling discovery that the Earth's electromagnetic forces have begun to collapse. If the planet is to be saved, the core of the Earth needs a jump start, and Keyes assembles a team to burrow to the center of the planet and bomb the insides back into action. However, as the crew digs deeper into the Earth, the more they discover what they haven't been told about their mission and what's really been causing the worldwide chaos
Sommersby by Jon Amiel( Visual )

67 editions published between 1993 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 1,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Jack Sommersby returns home to the South after the Civil War, he is not the man anyone remembers, including his wife. The real test of their newfound love and his identity comes when he stands trial for his life
Creation by Joseph Haydn( Visual )

31 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives viewers a unique inside look at Charles Darwin, his family, and his love for his deeply religious wife, as he is torn between faith and science. Darwin struggles to finish his legendary book, On the Origin of Species, which goes on to become the foundation for evolutionary biology
Copycat by Jon Amiel( Visual )

72 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helen Hudson is a psychiatrist who specializes in serial killers. She suffers from agoraphobia and her only link to the outside world is her computer. A serial killer who copies the methods of famous serial killers sends her threatening messages on-line. Holly Hunter plays a police officer who is on the trail of the killer. Together they try to identify him and, hopefully, dispatch him
The Borgias( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeremy Irons stars in The Borgias, the saga of history's most infamous crime family. Conspiring with his ruthless sons and poisonously seductive daughter, the charismatic Rodrigo Borgia will let nothing and no one stand in the way of his relentless quest for wealth and power. Mercilessly cruel and defiantly decadent, intimidation and murder are his weapons of choice in his scandalous ascension to the papacy in Renaissance-era Italy
The Borgias( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After exacting vicious punishment on all those who opposed them, the Borgias are at the apex of their power and influence. With the world around them embroiled in war and turmoil, the original crime family will continue to exploit allies, silence critics, and solidify legacies. But this time, the seemingly unbreakable bonds of blood will be tested, as the house notoriously united against the world becomes divided against itself
The man who knew too little( Visual )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American gets a ticket for an audience participation game in London, then gets involved in a case of mistaken identity. As an international plot unravels around him, he thinks it's all part of the act
The singing detective( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hallucinations of a mystery writer stricken with a crippling skin disorder interweave memories of his past with a plot casting him in the role of a suave sleuth who croons with a big band
Jim Henson's The storyteller : the complete collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of classic folk, fables and legends retold by Jim Henson's Creature Shop
Jim Henson's The storyteller : the definitive collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A storyteller accompanied by a talking dog serves as host and narrator for these adaptations of classic children's stories. Jim Henson's Creature Shop provides special effects, animation, puppetry, and makeup to bring unique qualities to this dual-themed fantasy series. Disc 1 is hosted by John Hurt as the Storyteller and features European folklore; disc 2 is hosted by Michael Gambon as a grave-robbing Athenian version of the Storyteller with tales from Greek mythology
The singing detective( Visual )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hallucinations of a mystery writer stricken with a crippling skin disorder interweave memories of his past with a plot casting him in the role of a suave sleuth who croons with a big band
The singing detective by Jon Amiel( Visual )

35 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and German and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Incapacitated both physically and emotionally and trapped in his hospital bed, detective novel writer Philip Marlow escapes into his imagination, plotting out a murder tale in which he is both a big-band singer and a private eye
Simply irresistible by Mark Tarlov( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Restaurant owner Amanda Shelton is falling head over heels for executive Tom Bartlett. Unfortunately, Tom is too busy to recognize that she's truly the girl of his dreams ... until Amanda casts a spell on him
Tune in tomorrow .( Visual )

19 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pedro, an eccentric writer hired by a television station to liven up its ratings, stirs up all sorts of trouble. He develops a number of schemes to help a young writer in the young man's pursuit of his Aunt Julia. Too late the young writer and Aunt Julia find that Pedro is using their affair to liven up the plot of his soap opera!
Queen of hearts( Visual )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two lovers risk everything to escape their little town and the plans forced upon them by their families. Beautiful Rosa flees a future with a wealthy man she doesn't love to be with her handsome dreamer. Together, they begin a new life and a very special family
The Singing detective. Skin( Visual )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hallucinations of a mystery writer stricken with a crippling skin disorder interweave memories of his past with a plot casting him in the role of a suave sleuth who croons with a big band
Jim Henson's The storyteller by Jim Henson( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A storyteller accompanied by a talking dog serves as host and narrator for these adaptations of classic children's stories. Jim Henson's Creature Shop provides special effects, animation, puppetry, and makeup to bring unique qualities to this dual-themed fantasy series. The stories are hosted by John Hurt as the Storyteller and features European folklore
Creation by Joseph Haydn( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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4 film favorites( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spies like us: Two would-be spies are dupes in an evil mastermind's plan to take over the world. Vegas vacation: Clark Griswold and his family take a vacation to Las Vegas where nothing seems to go right. Man with two brains: A talented neurosurgeon who made millions perfecting an easy method of brain transplant travels to Vienna with his golddigging new wife where he meets a mad scientist and falls in love with a brain in a jar. Man who knew too little: An American gets a ticket for an audience participation game in London, then gets involved in a case of mistaken identity and an international conspiracy, be he believes the mayhem is all part of the act
 
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Alternative Names
Amiel, Jon 1948-

Amielis Jonas

Jon Amiel Amerikaans filmregisseur

Jon Amiel britisch-US-amerikanischer Regisseur und Filmproduzent

Jon Amiel brytyjski reżyser

Jon Amiel English film director

Jon Amiel réalisateur britannique

Jon Amiel regista britannico

Джон Эмиел Английский кинорежиссёр, театральный режиссёр и кинопродюсер

Ջոն Էմիել

ג'ון אמייל

جان امیل تهیه‌کننده و کارگردان آمریکایی

جان امیئل

جون إميل

아미엘, 존 1948-

ジョン・アミエル

乔恩·阿米尔

喬恩·艾米爾

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