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Cox, Joel

Works: 35 works in 109 publications in 6 languages and 15,232 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Sources  Biography  Interviews  Fiction  Western films  Love stories  Musical films 
Roles: Film editor, Editor, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Joel Cox
Mystic River by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 2,797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Boston childhood friends Jimmy, Sean and Dave are reunited after a brutal murder. Reformed convict Jimmy and his devoted wife Annabeth find out that their teenage daughter Katie has been beaten and killed. Jimmy's old friend Sean is the homicide detective assigned to the case. Jimmy gets his relatives, the Savage brothers to conduct their own investigation. Jimmy and Sean soon suspect their old pal Dave, who now lives a quite life, but harbors some disturbing secrets of his own
Letters from Iwo Jima by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 2,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1945, the United States and Japanese armies met on Iwo Jima. Decades later, hundreds of letters are unearthed from that stark island's soil. The letters give faces and voices to the men who fought there, as well as the extraordinary general who led them. Leading the defense is Lt. General Tadamichi Kuribayashi. With little defense other than sheer will and the volcanic rock of the island itself, Gen. Kuribayashi's unprecedented tactics transform what was predicted to be a quick and bloody defeat into nearly 40 days of heroic and resourceful combat
Million dollar baby by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A male boxing trainer attempts to help a young female boxer achieve her dream of becoming a professional
Changeling by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1,841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Working-class suburb Los Angeles, 1928. Christine says goodbye to her son, Walter, and departs for work. Arriving home, Christine discovers that Walter is nowhere to be found. Christine launches a desperate search for her son. Then, a boy claiming to be Christine's son appears out of thin air. Knowing the boy is not hers, Christine invites the child to stay in her home. Christine cannot accept the injustice being pushed upon her and continues to challenge the Los Angeles police force at every turn. The police slander Christine and paint her as an unfit mother. Christine challenges the system and the only person willing to aid her in her search is benevolent local activist Reverend Briegleb
Blood work by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 1,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
There is a masked killer on the loose, and the police believe its the locations that are important and that the victims are just unlucky. But retired FBI agent McCaleb thinks that it goes the other way around. The killer's victims are very specific. Forced to retire after suffering a heart attack, and receiving a new heart 2 years later, he is approached by the sister of the murdered woman whose heart he now has. Now McCaleb has to use his wits to discover who is responsible for the murders
The bridges of Madison County by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"World-traveling National Geographic photographer Robert Kincaid and Iowa housewife Francesca Johnson aren't looking to turn their lives upside down. Each is at a point in life where expectations are behind them. Yet four days after they meet, they don't want to lose the love they've found" ... container
J. Edgar by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"J. Edgar Hoover [was] head of the Federal Bureau of Investigation for nearly 50 years. Hoover was feared, admired, reviled and revered, a man who could distort the truth as easily as he upheld it. His methods were at once ruthless and heroic, with the admiration of the world his most coveted prize. But behind closed doors, he held secrets that would have destroyed his image, his career and his life"--Container
Unforgiven by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bill Munny, a retired, once ruthless killer-turned-hog farmer, is flat broke. A widower with two young children to tend to, he feels he has no choice but to accept one last bounty hunter mission to find and kill two young gunslingers who brutalized and cut up the face of a local prostitute. Bill teams up with his old partner Ned and the cocky greenhorn, The Schofield Kid. The three men soon find out this bounty has many more obstacles to overcome besides just finding and killing the gunslingers. Little Bill is the town sheriff of Old Whiskey who keeps a tight hold on what goes on in his town and outlaws all firearms within the city limits. He has little respect for assassins and hired guns, and enforces his law with the most brutal of measures
Bird by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A compassionate portrait of the saxophonist Charlie 'Bird' Parker, drug addict, alcoholic, womaniser and musical genius
Absolute power by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Career thief and ex-con Luther Whitney witnesses the death of a woman by the President of the United States and no one is ready or willing to believe his story. What lengths will the President and his aids go to in order to hide the truth?
Space cowboys by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The brash flyboys of Team Daedalus trained body and mind for America's leap into space. Then, with the formation of NASA, they were replaced by trained chimpanzees. Four decades later, the old-school test pilots, with their grasp of outdated technology, are the only ones able to repair Russia's primitive, deorbiting satellite that threatens to crash to earth
Every which way but loose by James Fargo ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1978 and 2002 in English and French and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Philo Beddoe, a regular easy-going, beer-drinking truck driver and the toughest barroom brawler west of the Rockies, lives with a 165-pound orangutan named Clyde. When he finally falls in love, it's with a flighty singer who leads him on a crazy chase across the Southwest
Flags of our fathers by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For 70,000 Marines this was more than a turning point of World War II, it was the defining moment of their lives. Explores the complicated nature of heroism, courage and patriotism in the harrowing true story of four Marines who fought the bloody battles at Iwo Jima during World War II and how a single photo emerged as one of the most evocative icons of the 20th Century
Heartbreak Ridge by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eastwood plays "Gunny" Highway, a grizzled U.S. Marine Corps lifer who, as he begins his last tour of duty before mandatory retirement, sees the bumpy road his life has taken become even more complicated
The enforcer by William Robert Daly ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in French and English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detective Harry Callahan has a new partner, Inspector Kate Moore, who has two jobs: tracking down a band of armed-and-wacko terrorists and winning Harry's confidence
Prisoners ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Keller Dover is facing every parent's worst nightmare. His six-year-old daughter, Anna, is missing, together with her young friend, Joy. The only lead is a dilapidated RV that had been parked on their street. Heading the investigation, Detective Loki arrests its driver but a lack of evidence forces his release. As the police pursue multiple leads, Dover knows his child's life is at stake and decides he must to take matters into his own hands. How far will he go to protect his family?
The outlaw Josey Wales by Clint Eastwood ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Outlaw Josey Wales: a peaceful farmer turns Confederate renegade to avenge the deaths of his wife and child at the hands of bandits-turned-Union sympathizers
Clint Eastwood out of the shadows ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Program covers Clint Eastwood's life and work
Trouble with the curve ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gus Lobel has been a top baseball scout for decades, but age has caught up with him, and the Atlanta Braves' front office is questioning his judgment. Enter Gus's estranged daughter, Mickey, an ambitious attorney on the partner track who joins him on a scouting trip, jeopardizing her own career to save his
Absolute power True crime ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
True Crime: Boozer. Skirt chaser. Careless father. Fault-ridden veteran reporter Steve Everett must beat the clock when he realizes a death row prisoner slated to die at midnight is innocent
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Cox, Joel E.
English (74)
French (3)
Japanese (3)
Italian (3)
German (1)
Spanish (1)