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Roeg, Luc

Overview
Works: 18 works in 105 publications in 4 languages and 5,097 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Young adult works  Film and video adaptations  Biography  Study guides 
Roles: Producer, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Luc Roeg
Walkabout by Nicolas Roeg ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stranded in the Australian desert, an English girl and her small brother are rescued by an aborigine boy who has journeyed into the outback on his "walkabout"--A tribal initiation into manhood. This is the original director's cut
Othello by Oliver Parker ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Venice during 1570, Desdemona, daughter of a powerful nobleman, elopes with Othello, a proud Moor celebrated as the city's most awesome warrior. Iago, who has served alongside Othello for a decade, is angered when the general chooses another lieutenant, Cassio, as his second in command. In retribution, Iago sabotages Cassio's promotion and convinces Othello that the handsome officer is cuckolding him. Othello writhes under the tortures Iago has created, and in a fit of jealousy smothers Desdemona, who caresses her beloved husband as she dies
We need to talk about Kevin by Lynne Ramsay ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Kevin's mother struggles to love her strange child, despite the increasingly vicious things he says and does as he grows up. But Kevin is just getting started, and his final act will be beyond anything anyone imagined."--Imdb
Matchmaker ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marcy heads to a wee quaint Ireland burgh during its annual matchmaking festival, where she finds love and humanity amid the beer-guzzling, blarney-slinging locals
Let him have it ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the gritty, post-war world of 1950s London, slow-witted teenager Derek Bentley falls in with a group of petty criminals who have a fondness for American gangster movies. When a robbery turns to murder, Derek finds himself facing the death sentence for a crime he didn't commit. This film dramatizes the real-life case which shook England's faith in capital punishment
Two deaths ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lively tale of power, passion, and obsession set in a politically torn Eastern European country. With violence raging in the streets below, Dr. Daniel Pavenic hosts a dinner for three old school chums, and, introducing a mysterious servant to his guests, reveals how he ruined the life of this strong and beautiful woman
Mr. Nice by Rhys Ifans ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From middle-class Welsh boy and Oxford scholar, to living the high life as one of Britain's biggest marijuana smugglers, Howard Marks led an existence of rollicking, improbable adventure. The notorious drug dealer, whose legacy as an international hashish trader was elevated by stints as a spy for the British government, and his involvement with an unhinged IRS operative would eventually lead to a 25-year prison sentence
Otelo ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
¿Cómo van a proponer a otro al rango de teniente? ¡Sólo sobre el cadáver de Iago! y sobre los cadáveres de casi todos los atrapados en su trama de venganza. El escritor/director Oliver Parker nos brinda, de la tragedia de Shakespeare, este vigoroso "Otelo", impregnado de celos, pasión y confianza descarriada. Los actores principales de esta historia, que tiene como marco Venecia en la era del Renacimiento, son Laurence Fishburne como el guerrero que gobernaba sus ejércitos pero no su corazón. El Moro que "amaba con imprudencia perocon intensidad", abosrbe su atención no solamente hoy, sino que lo seguirá haciendo por muchos años en está versión espléndidamente actuada e impecablemente filmada
Othello by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's tragic story of how a great man's vanity is manipulated by a jealous aide to bring about his downfall. Presents John Dexter's production at the National Theatre of Great Britain
New town killers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Two private bankers, Alistair and Jamie, who have the world at their feet get their kicks from playing a 12-hour game of hunt, hide and seek with people from the margins of society. Their next target is Sean Macdonald a parentless teenager who lives with his sister on a housing estate on the outskirts of Edinburgh. She's in debt, He's going nowhere fast. Sean agrees to play for cash. He soon realises he's walked into twelve hours of hell where survival is the name of the game"--Container
New town killers by Richard Jobson ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This cat & mouse thriller tells the story of two bankers who offer Sean the chance to clear his sister's debt on the condition that he can hide from them for 12 hours on the streets of Edinburgh. Sean accepts the offer and soon realises it's a tragic game of life and death that the bankers will stop at nothing to win
Matchmaker DVD 443 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marcy heads to a wee quaint Ireland burgh during its annual matchmaking festival, where she finds love and humanity amid the beer-guzzling, blarney-slinging locals
The matchmaker Playing for keeps / a Miramax production ; written by Bob Weinstein & Harvey Weinstein and Jeremy Leven ; produced by Alan Brewer and Bob Weinstein & Harvey Weinstein ; directed by Bob Weinstein & Harvey Weinstein ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The matchmaker: Marcy heads to a wee, quaint Ireland burgh where she finds love and humanity amid the beer-guzzling, blarney-slinging locals. Playing for keeps: An ambitious trio of inner-city high school grads tries to hit the big time by turning a run-down country hotel into a rock n' roll resort with around-the-clock music and live entertainment
Walkabout by James Vance Marshall ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While on a family picnic a teenager and her brother suddenly find themselves very much alone. As they wander through the outback they meet a young aborigine
Te odio, mi amor = The matchmaker ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Boxing day ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Basil, a struggling, indebted business man, leaves his family immediately after Christmas to pursue a lucrative property deal that could solve all of his problems: buying foreclosed properties from banks at a fraction of their market value, refurbishing them for a minimum cost, and then selling them for a quick and substantial profit. He hires a local chauffeur to drive him around the mountainous area but, as night sets in, the car is trapped on an icy road and the men face an uncertain fate. Based on the novel "Master and Man" by Leo Tolstoy, Boxing Day follows ivans xtc. and The Kreutzer Sonata as the third film in a trilogy of modern day interpretations of Tolstoy stories
Dos muertes = Two deaths ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Othello by William Shakespeare ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
In this dramatization of William Shakespeare's tragedy a great man's vanity is manipulated by a jealous aide to bring about his downfall. Betrayal, deception and murder end the friendship between Othello and Iago and culminate in the tragic death of Desdemona
 
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Alternative Names
John, Lucien
Languages
English (91)
Spanish (7)
German (3)
French (2)
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