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Roeg, Luc

Overview
Works: 13 works in 90 publications in 4 languages and 5,042 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Study guides  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Juvenile works  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Biography 
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 )
27 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,650 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
Othello by Oliver Parker ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,508 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 )
14 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,280 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 366 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 180 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 24 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
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
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's 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 that would eventually lead to a 25-year prison sentence
Otelo ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 7 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
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
CliffsNotes, Shakespeare's Othello by Helen McCulloch ( 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 (79)
Spanish (4)
German (3)
French (2)
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