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McCarten, Anthony 1961-

Overview
Works: 88 works in 433 publications in 11 languages and 8,834 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Historical films  Film adaptations  Political films  War films  Fiction  Biographies  Biography  History 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Contributor, Creator, Producer, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Anthony McCarten
 
Most widely held works by Anthony McCarten
The theory of everything by James Marsh( Visual )

41 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and Turkish and held by 2,715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, who falls deeply in love with fellow Cambridge student Jane Wilde. Once a healthy, active young man, Hawking received an earth-shattering diagnosis at 21 years of age. With Jane fighting tirelessly by his side, Stephen embarks on his most ambitious scientific work, studying the very thing he now has precious little of: time. Together, they defy impossible odds, breaking new ground in medicine and science, and achieving more than they could ever have dreamed."
Darkest hour by Joe Wright( Visual )

28 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 2,451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the early days of World War II, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the newly appointed British Prime Minister, Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Hitler, or fight on against incredible odds
Darkest hour : how Churchill brought England back from the brink by Anthony McCarten( Book )

11 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an account of the period immediately following Winston Churchill's ascendancy to Prime Minister and how he met the challenges of the Blitzkrieg
Spinners : a novel by Anthony McCarten( Book )

27 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel on a New Zealand town whose women are made pregnant by aliens. One after another they report being taken into a spaceship and impregnated with heat waves. Rape or immaculate conception? Authorities investigate, newsmen converge and the town of Opunake basks in fame. A first novel
Show of hands : a novel by Anthony McCarten( Book )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in German and English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a desperate car dealer advertises a competition with a simple premise -- that each contestant must keep one hand on a car at all times, and the last one standing will drive away the owner of a new Land Rover -- he sets in motion a chain of events that brings together an oddball group of individuals, each with a desperate need to win
Superhero : Roman by Anthony McCarten( Book )

36 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Donald Delpe is dying. But this 14-year-old virgin has an urgent desire to have sex, at least once, before he goes. Who will help him? Escaping into his own comic-book realm of immortal superheroes, ruthless villains and sex-crazed vamps, he endlessly dashes his parents' hopes by refusing to fight the battles facing him in the real world. Enter renowned psychologist, Dr Adrian King, the man charged with fixing Donald's head so the chemo has a better chance of fixing his disease. But will the doctor break his own rules, betray the parents' trust, and risk everything to help Donald achieve his greatest wish? Or will Donald be the one to save the doctor?
Brilliance by Anthony McCarten( Book )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of how two brillant men came together and changed the world. But while the banker, J.P. Morgan left the relationship unscathed, the renowned inventor, Thomas Edison, went from being hailed as the "bringer of light" to being derided as "Wall Street's executioner."
Darkest hour [book on cd] : how Churchill brought England back from the brink by Anthony McCarten( Recording )

17 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the acclaimed novelist and screenwriter of The Theory of Everything comes a revisionist look at the period immediately following Winston Churchill₂s ascendancy to prime minister. Soon to be a major motion picture starring Gary Oldman
The English harem by Anthony McCarten( Book )

39 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Supermarket checkout girl Tracy Pringle has a very lively imagination indeed. In front of her, as she blip-blips herself into a daydream, she sees not exhausted housewives with screaming children or tired office clerks, but the likes of Lord Byron, Lawrence of Arabia and Princess Leia. It comes as no surprise, then, that she turns a blind eye hen Her Majesty herself pops a packet of Mr Kipling's Bakewell tarts into her handbag without paying. The management, however, see things differently, and Tracy is fired on the spot. But nothing can prepare her ... for the new life that awaits her at the Taste of Persia restaurant - a clash of cultures, languages, dinner plates, religions and a rather tricky domestic arrangement as the third wife of Sam, the Muslim owner of the restaurant"--Back cover
Darkest hour : how Churchill brought us back from the brink by Anthony McCarten( Book )

13 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an account of the period immediately following Winston Churchill's ascendancy to Prime Minister and how he met the challenges of the Blitzkrieg
In the absence of heroes by Anthony McCarten( Book )

11 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jim and Renata Delpe's life is in a very modern crisis. With their son, Jeff, sending text messages to his dead brother while slipping quickly into internet addiction, and with Renata engaged in a secret internet relationship with a figure she has never actually met, Jim Delpe - who has had 'a love-hate relationship' with computers - is left with no choice but to log in himself, if the family is to be saved"--Back cover
Une merveilleuse histoire du temps( Visual )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and French and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"À l'âge de 21 ans, Stephen Hawking est un brillant étudiant en Cosmologie à l'Université de Cambridge, passionné par les mystères de l'univers. De nouveaux horizons s'ouvrent lorsqu'il tombe amoureux d'une étudiante en arts, Jane Wilde (Felicity Jones). Mais le jeune homme se heurte alors à un diagnostic médical sans appel qui vient bouleverser ce bonheur. Alors que ses jours sont comptés, l'amour et le soutien sans faille de Jane, vont lui donner la force de s'attaquer aux recherches sur ce qu'il a désormais de plus précieux : le temps. Ensemble, ils défient l'impossible, pour aller au-delà de ce qu'ils auraient pu imaginer : le vingt et unième siècle" [Source : jaquette]
In duistere tijden : hoe Churchill de Britten van de afgrond redde by Anthony McCarten( Book )

1 edition published in 2018 in Dutch and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historisch verslag over het effect van Churchills toespraken in 1940, toen Groot-Brittannië rechtstreeks werd bedreigd door nazi-Duitsland
The theory of everything : the screenplay by Anthony McCarten( Book )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unmarked screenplay, undated
Death of a superhero( Visual )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in German and English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a dying 15-year-old boy who draws comic book stories of an invincible superhero as he struggles with his mortality
A modest apocalypse : and other stories by Anthony McCarten( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Funny girl by Anthony McCarten( Book )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in German and Undetermined and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eine junge Londonerin mit kurdischen Wurzeln entschliesst sich, ihre kritischen Botschaften als 1. muslimische Stand-up-Comedian unters Volk zu bringen. Dabei stösst sie nicht nur bei ihren Eltern auf erheblichen Widerstand
Ladies night by Anthony McCarten( Book )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although Ladies' Night starts with the gritty realism of unemployment for a group of hopeless young men, its enormous popularity was largely due to the inspired showmanship of the male strip show which the young men develop, and which constitutes a big production extravaganza for most of the second half of the play
Die Entdeckung der Unendlichkeit die aussergewöhnliche Geschichte von Jane und Stephen Hawking by James Marsh( Visual )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in German and English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Schicksal des genialen Physikstudenten Stephen Hawking (Eddie Redmayne) scheint besiegelt, als bei dem 21-Jährigen eine tödliche Krankheit diagnostiziert wird. Doch die Liebe zu seiner Camebridge-Kommilitonin Jane (Felicity Jones) gibt ihm neuen Lebensmut. Mit ihrer Unterstützung stürzt er sich in sein wichtigstes Projekt und erforscht genau das, wovon ihm nur noch wenig bleibt: die Zeit. Aber kann die Liebe zwischen Stephen und Jane auch den Tod besiegen? Die Entdeckung der Unendlichkeit ist das vielfach preisgekrönte Meisterwerk über einen der brillantesten Physiker unserer Zeit. Eddie Redmayne wurde 2014 für seine Darbietung als "Bester Hauptdarsteller" mit dem Oscar® ausgezeichnet. (Quelle: www.itunes.apple.com)
Licht : Roman by Anthony McCarten( Book )

6 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in German and Undetermined and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

: icht9 ist die Geschichte von zwei sehr unterschiedlichen Männern, die sich treffen, um gemeinsam die Welt zu verändern. Der eine bringt mit seiner Erfindung weltweit Licht ins Dunkel, der andere ist ein Genie des Geldes. Doch während J.P. Morgan aus der Beziehung als reichster Mann der Welt hervorgeht, lässt sich der Erfinder der Glühbirne, Thomas Edison, von der schillernden Welt seines Partners verführen und setzt nicht nur seine Erfindungskraft, sondern auch seine Liebe und sein Seelenheil aufs Spiel. (Quelle: buchhandel.de)
 
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Alternative Names
Anthony McCarten auteur dramatique, scénariste et réalisateur

Anthony McCarten escritor neozelandés

Anthony McCarten neuseeländischer Schriftsteller und Filmemacher

Anthony McCarten romancier, scénariste et dramaturge néo-zélandais

Anthony McCarten scenarioschrijver uit Nieuw-Zeeland

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Энтони МакКартен

אנטוני מק'קארטן סופר ניו זילנדי

أنتوني ماكارتن كاتب نيوزيلندي

앤서니 매카튼 뉴질랜드의 작가, 각본가

アンソニー・マクカーテン

マクカーテン, アンソニー

安東尼·麥卡騰

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