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Jackman, Hugh

Overview
Works: 385 works in 1,424 publications in 8 languages and 50,984 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Fantasy films  Comedy films  Fiction  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Producer, Author, Singer, Narrator, Interviewee, Other, Host, Recipient, Artist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Hugh Jackman
Happy feet by George Miller( Visual )

32 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 3,408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emperor Penguins from Antarctica each express their true love with a special heartsong of their own that expresses their very being. However, the misfit Mumble cannot sing. Instead he has an extraordinary talent to tap dance with almost magical energy and expression. Nevertheless, the leadership of the colony fearfully blames the young penguin's unorthodox ways for the lean fishing that threatens them all. Defiant in the face of unjust rejection, Mumble and his true friends set out to find the true cause of the famine. Through the friends trials and perils, Mumble learns many things about his frozen world, not the least of which being that his toe tapping talent may be what he needs to save his people
Les Misérables by Alain Boublil( Visual )

34 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In early 19th century France the paroled prisoner Jean Valjean seeks redemption, regains his social standing, and rises to the rank of mayor. He encounters a beautiful but desperately ill woman named Fantine and cares for her daughter, Cosette, after her death. All the while he is obsessively pursued by the policeman Javert, who vows to make him pay for the crimes of his past
X2 : X-men united by Patrick Stewart( Visual )

30 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following a shocking attack on the President, the X-men must stand united with their deadliest enemies to combat a menace that threatens every mutant on the planet, and possibly all of mankind
X-Men by Bryan Singer( Visual )

102 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A war is brewing between those with special powers ("mutants") and the rest of humanity -- and the only ones who can save the humans from certain destruction are a special group of mutants - the "X-Men." (Based on the comic series)
Australia by Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

43 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In northern Australia at the beginning of World War II, an English aristocrat inherits a cattle station the size of Maryland. When English cattle barons plot to take her land, she reluctantly joins forces with a rough-hewn stock-man to drive 2,000 head of cattle across hundreds of miles of the country's most unforgiving land, only to still face the bombing of Darwin, Australia, by the Japanese forces that had attacked Pearl Harbor only months earlier
Van Helsing by Stephen Sommers( Visual )

66 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary 19th-century monster hunter Van Helsing is sent to mysterious Transylvania to battle the evil Dracula is trying to release with the unwilling help of Frankestein's monster and a wolf-man
X-Men( Visual )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 2,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of their new recruits -- including Beast, Angel, Juggernaut, and Colossus -- the X-Men must face evolution itself in the form of their former teammate, Jean Grey. Possessed with the cosmic power of the Dark Phoenix, the resurrected Jean Grey has become a danger to herself, her mutant comrades, and the entire planet. A potential cure is discovered and processed to treat and ultimately eliminate the genetic mutations, once and for all. As the battle lines are drawn, the X-Men must contend with both Jean Grey's world-consuming powers, as well as the malevolent Brotherhood
The prestige by Christopher Nolan( Visual )

39 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In turn-of-the-century Victorian London, charismatic showman Robert Angier and gifted illusionist Alfred Borden are two young magicians whose friendship is destroyed when the love of Angier's life dies in a trick gone wrong. Their rivalry escalates into an obsession full of deceit and sabotage. When Borden's "transported man" trick becomes famous, Angier will go to any length to top it, even pursuing a fantastic and frightening machine developed by Nicola Tesla
Rise of the guardians( Visual )

23 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 2,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an evil spirit known as Pitch lays down the gauntlet to take over the world, the immortal Guardians must join forces for the first time to protect the hopes, beliefs, and imagination of children all over the world
Flushed away by David Bowers( Visual )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roddy is a decidedly upper-crust "society mouse" who lives the life of a pampered pet in a posh Kensington flat. When a sewer rat named Sid comes out of the sink, he desides he had hit the jackpot. Roddy schemes to rid himself of Sid by luring him into the "whirlpool." Sid may be an ignorant slob, but he's no fool, but it is Roddy who winds up being flushed away into the bustling sewer world of Ratropolis. There Roddy meets Rita, an enterprising scavenger who works the sewers in the Jammy Dodger, her faithful boat. Roddy immediately wants out, or rather, up. Trouble comes in the form of the villainous Toad - who royally despises all rodents. The Toad dispatches his two hapless hench-rats, Spike and Whitey, to get the job done. When they fail, the Toad has no choice but to send to France for his cousin, Le Frog, the dreaded mercenary
X-Men origins by Gavin Hood( Visual )

47 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Somewhere in the wilds of northwest Canada in the early 1800s, Logan and Victor, two half-brothers with special powers grow up amid violence. Eventually they will become the near-indestructible warriors known as Wolverine and Sabretooth. William Stryker is a sinister government operative whose Weapon X program experiments keep pulling Wolverine back in. Kayla Silverfox shares a peaceful Canadian co-existence with Wolverine as he tries to drop out of the program. Along the way, Wolverine encounters many mutants, both familiar and new
Real steel by Shawn Levy( Visual )

31 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie Kenton is a washed-up fighter who lost his chance at a title when 2000-pound, 8-foot-tall steel robots took over the ring. Now nothing but a small-time promoter, Charlie earns just enough money piecing together low-end bots from scrap metal to get from one underground boxing venue to the next. When Charlie hits rock bottom, he reluctantly teams up with his estranged son Max to build and train a championship contender
The Wolverine by Hugh Jackman( Visual )

32 editions published in 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summoned to Japan by an old acquaintance, Wolverine becomes embroiled in a conflict that forces him to confront his own demons
Prisoners by Denis Villeneuve( Visual )

32 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,766 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 take matters into his own hands. How far will he go to protect his family?
Kate & Leopold by James Mangold( Visual )

49 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kate and her actor brother live in 21st century New York. Her ex-boyfriend, Stuart, has found a spot near the Brooklyn Bridge where there is a gap in time--one can return to the 19th century. Stuart goes back to the 1870s and takes pictures, then is followed back to New York by Leopold. Leopold gets help with fitting into the 21st century from Kate's brother Charlie, and meets Kate herself. Kate is climbing the corporate ladder in advertising, but her growing feelings for Leopold cause her to reevaluate her priorities in life
The fountain by Hugh Jackman( Visual )

36 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Through time and space, one man embarks on a bold 1000-year odyssey to defeat humankind's most indomitable foe: Death"--Container
Scoop by Woody Allen( Visual )

35 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sondra Pransky is a lowly college newspaper reporter in London for the summer visiting friends. Brought onstage by magician Sid Waterman one night during his act, Sondra is visited by the spirit of famous journalist Joe Strombel while inside one of Sid's "magic" boxes. Given the scoop of a lifetime on the possible identity of the famous tarot card serial killer by the apparition, Sondra, with Sid in tow, tries to infiltrate the aristocratic life of Peter Lyman, only to find a romantic entanglement with the gentleman puts a damper on her efforts to gather the evidence and write a career-making scoop
Swordfish by Dominic Sena( Visual )

31 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 1,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the DEA shuts down a dummy corporation operation code named SWORDFISH, they had generated $400 million which they let sit around; years of compound interest has swelled it to $9.5 billion. A covert counter-terrorist unit called Black Cell, headed by Gabriel, wants the money to help finance their war against international terrorism, but it's all locked away behind super-encryption. He brings in convicted hacker Stanley, who only wants to see his daughter Holly again but can't afford the legal fees, to slice into the government mainframes and get the money
X-Men : days of future past by Hugh Jackman( Visual )

7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods in X-Men: Days of Future Past. The beloved characters from the original X-Men film trilogy join forces with their younger selves from X-Men: First Class, in an epic battle that must change the past to save our future
Someone like you by Foxx 2000 Pictures( Visual )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 1,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic comedy about a talk show talent scout whose shaky love life drives her to study the curious mating habits of the male animal
 
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Jackman, Hugh Michael 1968-

ジャックマン, ヒュー

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