WorldCat Identities

Wurman, Alex

Works: 112 works in 305 publications in 8 languages and 19,151 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Documentary films  Film adaptations  Wildlife films  Made-for-TV movies  Nonfiction films  Television adaptations  Biographical films  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Composer, Author, Performer, Lyricist, Musician
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Alex Wurman
March of the Penguins by Luc Jacquet( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 3,664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spectacular look at the annual migration of Emperor penguins as they march to their traditional breeding ground through the most desolate terrain on earth
Temple Grandin by Temple Grandin( Visual )

16 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a woman with autism who accomplished a lot more than others even though it was not easy
Talladega nights : the ballad of Ricky Bobby by Columbia Pictures( Visual )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 1,480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once the toast of NASCAR, Ricky Bobby battles to get his career and life back on track, by trying to defeat Jean Girard behind the wheel and to win back his wife and job from Cal Naughton, Jr
Four Christmases( Visual )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brad and Kate live in San Francisco. They have been together for three years of love, having fun, and doing all sorts of things together with no intention of marriage or children. Christmas morning, they're on their way to Fiji, having told both sets of divorced parents that they're off to do charity work. But a fog rolls in that even Rudolph's nose can illuminate, shutting down the airport. Now they have no choice but to visit each of their four idiosyncratic parents. As the day progresses, Brad and Kate remember growing up, each learns more about the other, and Kate realizes that her life may not be as good as it could be. Now, the two have to see if they can weather the storms their families bring
Something borrowed by Luke Greenfield( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rachel es una amiga fiel y generosa con su mejor amiga Darcy, ya prometida. Sin embargo, tras una fiesta, Rachel acaba en brazos del chico del que ha estado colgada desde la universidad, Dex, que resulta ser el prometido de Darcy. En las frenéticas semanas que preceden a la boda, Rachel se encuentra en una situación imposible, atrapada entre su larga amistad con Darcy y la posibilidad de perder al amor de su vida
Anchorman : the legend of Ron Burgundy by Adam McKay( Visual )

22 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the 70's and Ron Burgundy is the king of San Diego. He's the most popular news anchor in town. He and his all male news team rule the city with their sauve looks, minimal IQ's and unbelievably bad hair. In Ron's world, women don't belong in the newsroom. So when rising star reporter Veronica Corningstone fills in for Ron one night and the ratings soar, it becomes more than a battle ... it becomes war
Hollywood homicide by Ron Shelton( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Veteran police detective Gavilan and his rookie partner Calden are no exception to the rule that in Hollywood, no one is really who they want to be. Between Gavilan's struggling real estate business and Calden's fledgling acting career and yoga instruction, they've got a major murder case to solve. With both Internal Affairs and their prime suspect on their tails, both have to infiltrate the dangerous world of the hip-hop recording industry
A lot like love by Kevin J Messick( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oliver and Emily meet on a flight from Los Angeles to New York with each of them declaring that they couldn't be more wrong for each other. As they struggle with their respective partners, careers, and breakups, they become closer and closer
Confessions of a dangerous mind by George Clooney( Visual )

20 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What would happen if a wildly successful TV producer was also a top-secret CIA assassin? While a maverick creator of America's favorite game shows gains notoriety for his smash television hits, he is also drawn into a shadowy world of danger as a covert government operative. But soon the producers life begins to spiral out of control - both sides of him
Just getting started by Morgan Freeman( Visual )

5 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A two-hander action comedy in the vein of Midnight Run about an ex-FBI agent and an ex-mob lawyer in the witness protection program having to put aside their petty rivalry on the golf course to fend off a mob hit
The last lions( Visual )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fleeing a raging fire and a rival pride headed by the dangerous cub-killing lioness Silver Eye, Ma di Tau ("Mother of Lions") and her fragile cubs must make their perilous escape by swimming a crocodile-infested river. Remote Duba Island is both a refuge and a strange new world for Ma di Tau and her cubs to conquer. On Duba, Ma di Tau must face off with the island's herd of fierce buffalo whose huge, slashing horns are among the most dangerous weapons in Africa. Although the buffalo are one of her biggest threats, they are also one of her best hopes for survival if she can prevail over them. Yet, even as Ma di Tau faces devastating loss and escalating perils, she becomes part of a stunning turning point in the power dynamics on Duba Island, bringing together a competitive rival pride in a titanic primal bid to preserve the thing that matters most: the future of their bloodlines
Normal by Jane Anderson( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roy and Irma are a devoted couple living a normal life in rural Illinois. At a party celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary, Roy inexplicably blacks out. As he awakens, it is with the realization that his life must change forever. Roy confesses to Irma that he's a woman trapped in a man's body and that he wants a sex change. A surprise to his wife, turns out to be a shock to the church-going community. Now Roy must face his friends, co-workers and his own children as he confronts his own transformation
What doesn't kill you by Brian Goodman( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Childhood friends Brian and Paulie do whatever it takes to survive in the dog-eat-dog neighborhood they live in. As they grow up they find themselves involved in organized crime and jail becomes part of doing business on the streets they call home. Brian uses his time in jail to get clean while Paulie makes plans for one last job that requires Brian's help. Brian must decide if he should stand by his friend or salvage his family
The promotion( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At a grocery store in Chicago, two employees fight for a big promotion. How far will each man go in order to receive the coveted job?
The nines by John August( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and German and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of an actor, a television game show personality, and a videogame designer are intertwined, and the lines between fantasy and reality become blurred. Three linked stories that exist in distinct but overlapping parallel universes, each challenging the other's claim to reality
$5 a day by Nigel Cole( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Road trip comedy drama following a father and son as they grow closer together. Con artist Nat (Christopher Walken) finds out he has a terminal illness. When he hears of a possible cure, he decides to journey across the country to try it out. Although Nat and his son, Flynn (Alessandro Nivola), do not have a great relationship, Flynn agrees to accompany father on the trip. However, in order to get there without running out of money, they must live on five dollars a day
Call me crazy: a five film( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of short films that explore the impact of mental illness
March of the penguins by Alex Wurman( Recording )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The view from the swing( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ted Whitaker is going to be a father, but his excitement turns to panic when he takes the role of fatherhood on
The newsroom by Jeff Daniels( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Newsroom takes a behind-the-scenes look at a high-rated cable-news program at the fictional ACN Network, focusing on the on and off camera lives of its acerbic anchor, a new executive producer, and their newsroom staff
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March of the Penguins
Talladega nights : the ballad of Ricky BobbyAnchorman : the legend of Ron BurgundyWhat doesn't kill you
Alternative Names
Alex Wurman

Alex Wurman Amerikaans componist

Alex Wurman amerikansk komponist

Alex Wurman amerikansk kompositör

Alex Wurman compositeur américain

Alex Wurman compositor estadounidense

Alex Wurman US-amerikanischer Komponist

Wurman, Alexander B. 1966-

Алекс Вурман

Алекс Вурман американский композитор

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