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Brown, Bryan 1947-

Overview
Works: 206 works in 722 publications in 8 languages and 14,692 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  War films  History  Western films  Romantic comedy films  Television mini-series  Biographical films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Costume designer, Narrator, Singer, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bryan Brown
Australia by Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

27 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,443 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
Along came Polly by Jennifer Aniston( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reuben Feffer, a professional risk assessor, is not one to ever take chances in any aspect of his life. But when his new bride Lisa leaves him for French scuba instructor Claude on their honeymoon, he finally decides to a risk of his own. At a party, he meets free-spirited Polly, whom he remembers from the seventh grade. Unlike the control-freak Reuben, she's spent her life living on the edge. They reluctantly begin a romance and Polly introduces him to a new world of spicy food and what it mean to really take a chance
Breaker Morant by Bruce Beresford( Visual )

41 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three Australian lieutenants are court martialed for executing prisoners as a way of deflecting attention from war crimes committed by their superior officers. Based on a play and true story
Gorillas in the mist the story of Dian Fossey by Anna Hamilton Phelan( Visual )

26 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Dian Fossey's passionate involvement in the work to save the endangered mountain gorilla from poachers
The thorn birds by Daryl Duke( Visual )

15 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic story of a priest, Father Ralph de Bricassart, torn between God and human passion and a beautiful girl, Maggie Cleary, desiring only what she cannot have, spanning five decades of ambition, fear, longing and revenge, and set against the vast horizons of Australia's Outback
Cocktail by Roger Donaldson( Visual )

38 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Cruise plays Brian Flanagan, a young confident and ambitious bartender who, with the help of a seasoned pro, becomes the toast of Manhattan's Upper East Side. But when he moves to Jamaica and meets an independent artist, their vivid romance brings a new perspective to the self-centered bartender's life
Kill me three times( Visual )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jaded, somewhat demented, hit-man intertwines three tales of murder, mayhem, blackmail, and revenge when the assassin realizes he isn't the only one with his target in the crosshairs
The Poseidon adventure by Ronald Neame( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the luxury liner Poseidon slices through the waters of an ocean storm, the greatest danger is already on board - a terrorist with an explosive message for the world
Beautiful Kate by Rachel Ward( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writer Ned Kendall is asked to return to the family home by his sister Sally to farewell his dying father. While there, Ned starts having childhood memories that awaken long-buried secrets from the familys past
F/X( Visual )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rollie Tyler is one of the movies' best special effects artists, known as "F/X" in the industry. He faces his most challenging assignment--turning special effects into reality. He is asked by the Justice Department to stage the fake assassination of an underworld witness. Now his F/X ingenuity becomes the key to his own survival
The shiralee by D'Arcy Niland( Visual )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fiercely independent man reluctantly takes his daughter on the road with him to the Australian outback while he looks for work
A Town like Alice by David Stevens( Visual )

15 editions published between 1980 and 1997 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the brutal chaos of World War II, a love story begins that will take two lovers through a living nightmare of captivity, across three continents and two decades, from the steamy jungles of Malaya to the desolate outback of Australia
Journey to the center of the Earth( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alice Hastings hires Jonas Lytton to assist her in an expedition to find her missing husband Casper. Little did they know the venture would place them onto a mysterious underground beach that turns out to be the center of earth! Trying to solve the mysterious disappearance of Alice's husband, the group finds themselves facing death at every turn
Grizzly Falls( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy and his father take a trip to the majestic mountains of the great Northwest where they set off on a once-in-a-lfetime adventure full of breathtaking excitement
Dean Spanley by Toa Fraser( Visual )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and German and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story about an Edwardian patriarch Horatio Fisk, a cold, obnoxious man who doesn't seem to grieve for his son, who was killed in the Boer war. This has driven a wedge between him and his son Henslowe Fisk when Henslowe makes his dutiful weekly visits to his father. Horatio seems to have little time or affection for his son. A visit by both to a seance with an eccentric Indian proves to be the beginning of a journey that opens the old man's heart
Two hands by Prod Co: Australian Film Finance Corporation/CML/Meridian Films( Visual )

26 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

19-year-old Jimmy finds himself in debt to a local gangster when some gang loot disappears and sets him on the run from thugs. Meanwhile, two street kids start a shopping spree when they find the missing money
On the beach by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When a Chinese blockade of Taiwan escalates into a nuclear missile exchange with the USA the aftermath is catastrophic, with a gigantic wave of deadly radiation making its way across the sea towards Australia. The crew of a US Navy submarine, led by commander Dwight Towers place themselves and their vessel under the command of the Australian government and are tasked to track down Julian Osborne, a brilliant yet reclusive scientist who may be able to help out before it is too late"--Container
Newsfront by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

14 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The newsreel cameramen were unsung heroes who raced to beat headlines and dangers to capture moments on film for moviegoers. They captured historic moments but when a new technology called television arrived, their days were numbered
Jules Verne's 20,000 leagues under the sea( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While searching for a ship-killing monster under the sea, three men are taken aboard the submarine Nautilus, captained by the eccentric Captain Nemo, and taken on an undersea adventure including erupting volcanoes, polar ice caps, and the lost city of Atlantis
Kim by John Davies( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on one of Kipling's greatest novels, Kim is the story of a fifteen-year-old orphan boy living by his wits in 1890's India
 
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Along came Polly
Alternative Names
Brown Brian 1947-....

Bryan Brown acteur australien

Bryan Brown attore australiano

Bryan Brown australiensk skådespelare

Bryan Brown australijski aktor i producent filmowy

Bryan Brown Australisch acteur

Bryan Brown australischer Schauspieler

Bryan Brown australsk skodespelar

Bryan Brown australsk skuespiller

BRYAN NEATHWAY BROWN

Neathaway Brown, Bryan

Брайан Браун

Браян Браун

برایان بران بازیگر استرالیایی

브라이언 브라운

ブライアン・ブラウン

布萊恩·布朗

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