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Weaving, Hugo 1960-

Overview
Works: 214 works in 1,277 publications in 9 languages and 52,228 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Animated films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Superhero films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, vac, Performer, Narrator, Commentator, Costume designer, Other, Author, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Hugo Weaving
The hobbit an unexpected journey by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

81 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 5,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Hobbit: An unexprected journey follows title character Bilbo Baggins, who - along with the Wizard Gandalf and 13 dwarves, led by Thorin Oakenshield - is swept into an epic quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor from the fearsome Dragon Smaug. Their journey will take them into the wild, through treacherous lands inhabited by goblins, orcs and deadly wargs, as well as a mysterious and sinister figure known only as the Necromancer. Along the path, the unassuming Bilbo Baggins not only discovers depths of ingenuity and courage that surprise even himself, he also gains possession of a "precious" ring tied to the fate of all Middle-earth in ways he cannot begin to imagine"--Container
Happy Feet by M. E Müller( Visual )

39 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 4,344 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
V for vendetta by James McTeigue( Visual )

79 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the futuristic landscape of totalitarian Britain, the story of a young working-class woman, Evey, who is rescued from a life-and-death situation by a masked man known only as 'V.' Incomparably charismatic and ferociously skilled in the art of combat and deception, 'V' ignites a revolution when he urges his fellow citizens to rise up against tyranny and oppression. As Evey uncovers the truth about 'V's' mysterious background, she also discovers the truth about herself. She becomes his ally in his plan to bring freedom and justice to a cruel and corrupt society
Captain America the first avenger by Anthony Russo( Visual )

51 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

March, 1942. 90-pound weakling Steve Rogers doggedly attempts to enlist in the army, only to be repeatedly classified 4F. Rogers' determination and decency come to the attention of Dr. Abraham Erskine of the Strategic Scientific Reserve. Rogers is the first test subject for Erskine's super-soldier serum, which transforms him utterly. When the program is abruptly ended, Rogers becomes Captain America--touring America to sell war bonds. On a USO tour in Europe, Rogers steals the first opportunity to demonstrate his worth by tangling with Johann Schmidt, a.k.a. the Red Skull, head of Hydra, Hitler's occult research and development unit. Schmidt has discovered the tesseract cube, an enormously powerful relic of Norse mythology through which he seeks to conquer the world. Assisted by Colonel Chester Phillips, Peggy Carter, weapons contractor Howard Stark, childhood friend Bucky Barnes, and Dum Dum Doogan and his howling commandos, Steve Rogers becomes more than a propaganda tool, emerging as the true Captain America
Cloud atlas by Tom Tykwer( Visual )

43 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exploration of how the actions of individual lives impact one another in the past, present and future, as one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero, and an act of kindness ripples across centuries to inspire a revolution. The story is a time-shifting weave of six interlinking narratives, with diverse settings from the savagery of a Pacific Island in the 1850s to a dystopian Korea of the near future
Legend of the guardians the owls of Ga'Hoole by Zack Snyder( Visual )

33 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fledgling barn owl Soren lives in the forest of Tyto with his father Noctus, mother Marella, older brother Kludd, younger sister Eglantine, and their snake nest maid Ms. P. Noctus enjoys telling Soren and Eglantine stories of the Guardians of Ga'Hoole, a mythical group of warrior owls, who once saved all owlkind from the evil "Pure Ones." One night Kludd pushes Soren and they both fall to the ground. They are kidnapped taken to the home to the Pure Ones, and put to work: Soren as a slave, and Kludd as a soldier. The Pure Ones' are laying a trap for their enemies, the Guardians of Ga'Hoole. The Pure Ones storm the Great Tree, and the Guardians lead the owls into battle against them, wherein which Soren and his friends emerge to play pivotal roles
Transformers by Michael Bay( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ancient struggle reerupts on Earth between two extraterrestrial clans, the heroic Autobots and the evil Decepticons, with a clue to the ultimate power held by a young teenager
The adventures of Priscilla, queen of the desert by Stephan Elliott( Visual )

96 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 1,465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a contract to perform a drag show way out in the Australian desert, Tick, Adam, and Ralph each has his own reason for wanting to leave the safety of Sydney. Christening their battered pink tour bus "Priscilla", the trio heads for the outback and into crazy adventures in even crazier outfits
The Wolfman by George Waggner( Visual )

18 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lawrence Talbot is lured back to his family estate to investigate the savage murder of his brother by a bloodthirsty beast. There, Talbot must confront his childhood demons, his estranged father, his brother's grieving fiancee, and a suspicious Scotland Yard inspector. When Talbot is bitten by the creature, he becomes eternally cursed and soon discovers a fate far worse than death
Oranges and sunshine by Jim Loach( Visual )

19 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unforgettable true story of Margaret Humphreys, a social worker who uncovered one of the most controversial scandals of recent times: the organized deportation of innocent children from the UK to Australia, where they were thought to be lost in the system forever. Against overwhelming odds, and with little regard for her own safety, Humphreys reunited thousands of families and brought worldwide attention to a corrupt system and an extraordinary miscarriage of justice
Strangerland( Visual )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newcomers to the remote Australian desert town of Nathgari, Catherine and Matthew Parker's lives are flung into crisis when they discover their two teenage kids, Tommy and Lily, have mysteriously disappeared just before a massive dust storm hits. With Nathgari eerily smothered in red dust and darkness, the townsfolk join the search led by local cop, David Rae. It soon becomes apparent that something terrible may have happened to Tommy and Lily
Little fish by Cate Blanchett( Visual )

26 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After years of treading water in her career and redeeming herself after a troubled past, Tracy Heart sets a goal of owning her own business. Her goals are torn apart by the return of her ex-boyfriend and the criminal intentions of her brother
The recruit by Jocelyn Moorhouse( Visual )

33 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and German and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A game of power between a blind photographer, his possessive housekeeper and a new friend
Mystery road by Ivan Sen( Visual )

15 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Joe Swan returns to his small home town to investigate the murder of a teenaged Aboriginal girl. He finds himself alone and in growing danger as the towns secrets unravel
The last ride by Guy Norman Bee( Visual )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kev, a fugitive who has committed a violent crime, takes his 10-year old son Chook on the run from the law. As father and son journey into the outback and an unknown future, Chook is forced to make the choice between what is right and the love of his father
The matrix collection( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains four films about a computer hacker who realizes the world is an elaborate deception created by all-powerful machines of artificial intelligence. In Matrix, in an anti-utopian future, the "real" world is a computer construct, created by an all-powerful artificial intelligence. A small group of humans has found a way out of the construct and is now fighting for the future of the human race. In Matrix reloaded, Neo, Trinity, and Morpheus continue to lead the revolt against the Machine Army. In their quest to save the human race from extinction, they gain greater insight into the construction of The Matrix and Neo's pivotal role in the fate of mankind. In Matrix revolutions, Neo remains unconscious in the real world, caught in a mysterious subway station that lies between the machine world and the matrix. Bane is still a conduit for Agent Smith, who continues to grow more out of control. Meanwhile, the sentinels are coming dangerously close to Zion. Neo, after meeting The Oracle, decides he must leave Zion and go for the machine mainframe. The Animatrix is a collection of nine animated short films, detailing the backstory of the "Matrix" universe, and the original war between man and machines which led to the creation of the Matrix
The Matrix reloaded revisited by Lilly Wachowski( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in Multiple languages and English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Producer) Re-experience the adventure by plugging into these documentary pods
 
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V for vendetta
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Hugo Weaving acteur britannique

Hugo Weaving actor brito-australiano nacido en Nigeria

Hugo Weaving attore britannico

Hugo Weaving australijski aktor

Hugo Weaving Australisch acteur

Hugo Weaving australsk skuespiller

Hugo Weaving britisch-australischer Schauspieler

Hugo Weaving Nigerian born British-Australian actor

Wallace Weaving, Hugo 1960-

Weaving, Hugo

Weaving, Hugo Wallace 1960-

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