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Wells, John 1956-

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Most widely held works about John Wells
 
Most widely held works by John Wells
August: Osage County by John Wells( Visual )

64 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and German and held by 2,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The darkly hilarious and deeply touching story of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose lives converge when a family crisis brings them back to the Midwest house they grew up in, and to the dysfunctional mother who raised them"--Container
Burnt by John Wells( Visual )

39 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chef Adam Jones had it all, and lost it. A rockstar chef of a two-star Michelin restaurant with the bad habits to match, the former enfant terrible of the Paris restaurant scene did everything different every time out and only ever cared about the thrill of creating explosions of taste. To land his own kitchen and that third elusive Michelin star though, he'll need the best of the best on his side, including the beautiful Helene
Love & mercy by Bill Pohlad( Visual )

15 editions published in 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retrato poco convencional de Brian Wilson, el voluble cantante, compositor y líder de los Beach Boys. En contraste con el repertorio musical de Wilson, epítome de su épica, la película es un relato íntimo del viaje personal y posterior salvación del ídolo cuyo éxito supuso un extraordinario coste para su persona
The company men by John Wells( Visual )

56 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bobby Walker is living the proverbial American dream: great job, beautiful family, shiny Porsche in the garage. When corporate downsizing leaves him and co-workers Phil Woodward and Gene McClary jobless, the three men are forced to re-define their lives as men, husbands, and fathers. Bobby soon finds himself enduring enthusiastic life coaching, a job building houses for his brother-in-law that does not play to his executive skill set, and perhaps there is more to life
White oleander by Peter Kosminsky( Visual )

18 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 1,451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oleander can be poisonous ... So can a mother's love. After her mother's (Michelle Pfeiffer) arrest, Astrid (Alison Lohman) starts her redeeming journey of self-discovery. Shuttled through foster homes and mothers (Robin Wright Penn, Renée Zellweger), Astrid struggles to master the techniques she needs if she is to survive the unyielding and the harsh world she is thrust into. In the three years that mark her passage from a child to an adult, Astrid learns the value of independence and courage, rage and forgiveness, love and survival, to earn her freedom from the past
Duma by Duma( Visual )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The exciting story of 12-year-old Xan, who decides to return the cheetah he raised from a cub to the wild instead of allowing pursuers to place it in captivity. Harsh South African landscapes, stalking lions, crocodiles, river rapids and a mysterious drifter who may intend to turn the big cat in for cash - all will test Xan's courage and resolve."--Container
Mildred Pierce by Todd Haynes( Visual )

13 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intimate portrait of a uniquely independent woman who finds herself newly divorced during the Depression years and struggles to carve out a new life for herself and her family. The story explores Mildred's unreasonable devotion to her insatiable daughter Veda, as well as the complex relationship she shares with the indolent men in her life, including her polo-playing lover Monty Beragon and ex-husband Bert Pierce
Shameless( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the fabulously dysfunctional Gallagher family. Dad's a drunk, Mom split long ago, eldest daughter Fiona tries to hold the family together. Eldest son Philip (Lip) trades his physics tutoring skills for sexual favors from neighborhood girls. Middle son Ian is gay. Youngest daughter Debbie is stealing money from her UNICEF collection. Ten-year-old Carl is a budding sociopath and an arsonist, and toddler Liam is, well, he might actually be black, but nobody has a clue how
The West Wing by Martin Sheen( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the re-election of President Bartlet to his second term and several crises both during and after the election in this 22-episode fourth season
Shameless by Paul Abbott( Visual )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season two dives headfirst into the sweltering heat of a Chicago summer, grabs Gallagher family life by the throat, and never lets go. Boozed-up Frank's scams constantly fizzle. Grammy Gallagher visits after a prison stint. Bipolar Monica returns to fan Frank's flames. Fiona plays the field--until Steve comes back with a hot new wife. Lip drops out to care for his and Karen's baby. Ian's gunning for West Point
The West Wing by Thomas Schlamme( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 22-episode third season whose storylines include the investigation into the alleged cover-up of President Barlet's illness, the early bid for a second term and confrontations with global terrorism. Reel- and real-life events profoundly intersect in the historic Isaac and Ishmael episode made in the wake of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. And must-see bonus features include a special The West Wing look at the executive branch featuring interviews with former U.S. Presidents and staff
Shameless by William H Macy( Visual )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spring roars like a lion in season three! Frank's latest schemes range from gigs as a drug mule and gay rights spokesperson to calling Child Services on his own kids. While Fiona finally finds relative stability in the corporate world, househusband Jimmy develops a full-blown midlife crisis. Lip does his best to handle an out-of-control love triangle, and Ian struggles with Mickey's impending marriage- to a girl! Deb deals with growing up. Carl wraps his brain around imaginary cancer. All this while struggling to keep a roof over their heads and food on the table
Shameless( Visual )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season Four finds the Gallaghers braving another brutal Chicago winter and waiting on the medical fate of their permanently pickled patriarch Frank. With oldest daughter Fiona in a stable job and relationship, and newly graduated Lip enrolled in college, it seems like the Gallaghers might finally have a shot at the middle class American dream. But when you're down and out, moving up isn't so easy
Shameless( Visual )

6 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scrappy, stubborn and strong, the Gallaghers are tested by changing times, but Season Six finds them older, wiser, and better at playing the system. Used to their natural state of chaos, the Gallaghers are as surprised as anyone at how life is turning out for them. But as they come into their own and find out who they really are is it really possible that they could grow apart for good?
A home at the end of the world by Michael Mayer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film chronicles a dozen years in the lives of two best friends, charting a journey of trials, triumphs, loves and losses. Now the question is: can they navigate the unusual triangle they've created and hold their friendship together?
Shameless( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season five finds the Gallaghers dealing with both the upside and downside of personal and urban renewal as Frank, Fiona, Lip and their family and friends band together to fight the invading hipster hordes and real estate speculators in their beloved South Side. But, as the neighborhood changes, the Gallaghers begin to reconcile their chaotic past in the hopes of building a better future
Doom by Andrzej Bartkowiak( Visual )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A frantic call for help from a remote research station on Mars sends a team of mercenary Marines into action. Led by The Rock and Karl Urban, they descend into the Olduvai Research Statiopn, where they find a legion of nightmarish creatures, lurking in the darkness, killing at will. Once there, the Marines must use an arsenal of firepower to carry out their mission: nothing gets out alive"--Packaging
Shameless( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gallaghers have always scraped by, but Season Seven finds them finally getting a leg up. When Frank awakens from a coma to learn that his family tossed him in the river, he declares war, Gallagher vs. Gallagher
Shameless( Visual )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank comes out of a drug-induced haze and decides it's finally time to be a contributing member of society. Fiona faces hard decisions when she discovers her success as a landlord may mean someone else's misfortune. Lip struggles with staying sober, while Ian takes up a cause in hopes of getting back with Trevor. Debbie builds her future at welding school while juggling life as a single working mom, as Carl gets creative finding tuition money after he loses his scholarship
The good thief by Hannah Tinti( Visual )

18 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob is an aging American thief is living in the French city of Nice. Addicted to both heroin and gambling, Bob is in the midst of an extended personal losing streak when he rescues a new girl in town named Anne from her pimp. When the opportunity to steal a fortune in rare paintings from a Monte Carlo casino comes along, Bob hopes for a score big enough to let him retire from his life of crime. His only hindrances are Anne's man troubles and his nemesis, local police chief Roger
 
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Alternative Names
John Wells Amerikaans filmregisseur

John Wells cinéaste américain

John Wells produttore televisivo, sceneggiatore e regista statunitense

John Wells US-amerikanischer Film- und Fernsehproduzent, Drehbuchautor sowie Film- und Fernsehregisseur

Wells, John 1957-

Wells, John M. 1956-

Wells, John Marcum 1956-

Джон Уэллс Режиссёр

ג'ון ולס

جان ولز فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

جون ويلز

웰스, 존 1956-

존 웰스

ジョン・ウェルズ

約翰·威爾斯

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