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Winterbottom, Michael

Works: 162 works in 1,248 publications in 11 languages and 17,324 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Road films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films  History  Prison films  Film noir 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Author, fmd, Restager , Performer, tld, Film editor, Scenarist, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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A Mighty Heart by Mariane Pearl( Visual )

45 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On January 23, 2002, Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl is to fly from Karachi to Dubai with his pregnant wife, Mariane, also a reporter. On the day before, with great care, he has arranged an interview in a café with an Islamic fundamentalist cleric. When Danny doesn't return, Mariane initiates a search. Pakistani police, American embassy personnel, and the FBI examine witnesses, phone records, e-mails, and hard drives. Who has him? Where is he? There's also the why: because of U.S. abuse of prisoners at Guantanamo, because of a history of Journal cooperation with the CIA, because Pearl is a Jew? Through it all, Mariane is clearheaded, direct, and determined to do whatever she can, whatever it takes, to get her husband back
The trip by Michael Winterbottom( Visual )

36 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Steve Coogan is asked by The Observer to tour the country's finest restaurants, he envisions it as the perfect getaway with his beautiful girlfriend. But when she backs out on him, he has no one to accompany him but his best friend and source of eternal aggravation, Rob Brydon
The trip to Italy( Visual )

19 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon are on an all-expenses-paid trip for the Observer. Their tough assignment is to drive through beautiful Italian country, eat lavishly, and stay in exquisite small hotels, all so that one or the other can write high-toned culinary drivel for the paper
Tristram Shandy : a cock and bull story by Michael Winterbottom( Visual )

51 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rollicking, inventive adaptation of the notoriously unfilmable 18th century British comic novel The life and opinions of Tristam Shandy, gentleman, written by Laurence Sterne. Shandy's warped tales reveal far more than any conventional autobiography
The road to Guantanamo by Michael Winterbottom( Visual )

82 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trio of British Muslims vacationing in Afghanistan shortly after 9/11 are captured by the American military and sent to the Guantánamo Bay detainment camp. For the next two years, they are imprisoned without any charges officially being filed. They are tortured and interrogated relentlessly, in hopes of getting them to "confess" their nonexistent link to Al-Qaida. A fictionalized account of the actual experiences of "The Tipton Three," incorporating interviews, news footage and extensive reenactments by professional actors
The killer inside me by Michael Winterbottom( Visual )

37 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A small town sheriff up to his neck in murders: his own. When he is asked to railroad a talkative prostitute out of town before she makes trouble, he realizes it's easier to just get rid of her for good. Unfortunately, covering up that murder means eliminating more and more people as his problems and complications spiral out of control. Even worse, he's starting to enjoy committing the crimes a lot more than he ever enjoyed dishing out the punishment."--Container
In this world by Michael Winterbottom( Visual )

88 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamal in Enayatulah sta Afganistanska ubežnika v begunskem taborišču v Pashwaru, v Pakistanu. S pomočjo tihotapcev poskusita priti čez iransko in turško mejo na "svobodo" v Italijo
The trip to Spain by Steve Coogan( Visual )

11 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From acclaimed director Michael Winterbottom comes the follow up to the BAFTA winning first series THE TRIP and THE TRIP TO ITALY. Rob Brydon and Steve Coogan are back. Six meals in six different places on a road trip through Spain from the North Atlantic to the Mediterranean coast, visiting Cantabria, the Basque region, Aragon, Rioja, Castile La Mancha and ending in Andalucia. Included are all six episodes from the Sky television series with a full course of deleted scenes
A summer in Genoa( Visual )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man moves his two daughters to Italy after their mother dies in a car accident
Welcome to Sarajevo by Michael Winterbottom( Visual )

62 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living on the edge amid the constant threat of attack, an offbeat band of TV journalists, led by hotshot Jimmy Flynn, report from a devastated war-torn country. The action intensifies when one of the journalists crosses the line and risks his life in a bold attempt to smuggle an orphaned girl to safety
24 hour party people by Michael Winterbottom( Visual )

64 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow the rise, fall and rise again of promoter Tony Wilson and the wild rave culture he brought to England and the rest of the world. Pulsates with the rhythmic energy from the post punk movement through the evolution of rave music
Trishna( Visual )

22 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trishna lives with her family in a village in Rajasthan and works in a resort to help pay the family bills. Jay is the wealthy son of a property developer. When Jay takes up managing resorts, he meets Trishna and wins her affection. They move to Mumbai, but problems arise when his deep family bond threatens their bliss
Code 46 by Michael Winterbottom( Visual )

30 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the near future, privileged classes live and work "Inside" cities, while non-citizens scratch out a miserable existence "Outside" in a vast desert. People cannot leave their designated zones without special visas known as "papelles." When fraudulent papelles surface, Seattle fraud investigator William Geld travels to Shanghai to ferret out the culprit and meets Maria Gonzalez ... a woman with whom he has a passionate affair, but breaks one of society's harshest laws: Code 46
The claim by Michael Winterbottom( Visual )

35 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of regret and greed in the Gold Rush-era American West. in 1867, Daniel Dillon, the wealthy 49er who runs Kingdom Come, a Sierra Nevada boomtown, is trying to bring the railroad through town when the past comes back to haunt him. Twenty years ago, he sold his wife and daughter to another goldminer for the claim to the gold mine that brought him his fortune
The shock doctrine by Michael Winterbottom( Visual )

27 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and French and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using 'shock therapy' as a metaphor, the film investigates Naomi Klein's central idea of 'disaster capitalism.' When countries are jolted by catastrophic events such as war or natural disasters, they are often subjected to totally unregulated 'free market' remedies that benefit corporations at public expense
The face of an angel( Visual )

22 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journalist Simone Ford and filmmaker Thomas Lang lose themselves in a notorious murder case they are covering. Caught up in the city₂s seedy underbelly and the media frenzy surrounding the horrific murder, Thomas begins to question the motives of the people around him as the mystery proves greater than he imagined
Everyday( Visual )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Ian is in prison for drug smuggling, he will only see his wife and four children occasionally. Each member of his family will develop a different relationship with him as he is not there to offer the guidance of a father and husband. By the time he is allowed visits at home, their lives have become forever separated. However, the bonds that hold a family together will keep them forever linked
Ngaio Marsh's Alleyn mysteries( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Alleyn has the upper crust contacts and manners, but like more modern detectives, he's a bona fide cop. Offers elegant country house settings, complex cases, and a detective who works for Scotland Yard. Agatha Troy is the Inspector's independent and insightful lady friend
Wonderland by Michael Winterbottom( Visual )

44 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three sisters with very different lives, through a series of vignettes focus on their dreams, conflicts and weekend escapedes, all beautifully interwoven into a single tapestry of love, pain and pure joy
Cracker : the complete collection by Robbie Coltrane( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cracker is a criminal psychologist with a dark side - a side dependent on a cocktail of alcohol and gambling
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Tristram Shandy : a cock and bull story
The killer inside meWonderlandMichael WinterbottomGlobal auteurs : politics in the films of Almodóvar, von Trier, and Winterbottom
Alternative Names
Michael Winterbottom britischer Filmregisseur

Michael Winterbottom Brits filmregisseur

Michael Winterbottom regista e sceneggiatore inglese

Michael Winterbottom reżyser brytyjski

Winterbottom, M.

Winterbottom, M. (Michael)

Winterbottom, Michael 1961-

Майкл Уинтерботтом

Уинтерботтом, Майкл

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מייקל וינטרבוטום

مایکل وینترباتم کارگردان بریتانیایی

माइकल विंटरबॉटम

মাইকেল উইন্টারবটম

마이클 윈터보텀

윈터바텀, 마이클 1961-

윈터버텀, 마이클 1961-

윈터보텀, 마이클 1961-

윈터보톰, 마이클 1961-