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Biddle, Adrian

Overview
Works: 164 works in 404 publications in 7 languages and 16,655 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  Science fiction films  Horror films  Humor  Film and video adaptations  Film sequels  Comedy films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Actor, Photographer, Illustrator, Director, Scenarist, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Adrian Biddle
The princess bride by Cary Elwes( Visual )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Buttercup's eneste ene, Westley, bliver dræbt af piraten Roberts. Hun siger derfor ja til at gifte sig med den onde prins Humperdinck, der har skumle planer med hende. Hun bliver kidnappet af prinsens mænd, men hvem skal nu redde hende?
The mummy returns by Stephen Sommers( Visual )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 2,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's now 1933, 10 years after Rick and Evie met. They're married, settled in London and are raising their 8 year old son, Alex. Imhotep's corpse has been brought to the British Museum, and resurrected; the mummy walks the earth again, determined to become immortal. Another force born of the darkest rituals of ancient Egyptian mysticism, even more powerful than Imhotep, has also been set loose in the world. When these two forces clash, the world will hang in the balance, sending the O'Connells on a desperate race to save the world, and rescue their son
Bridget Jones the edge of reason by Beeban Kidron( Visual )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 1,858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Not that Bridget is counting, but it's been six wonderful weeks, four fabulous days, and seven percious hours with one flawless boyfriend, Mark. But when mischievous and devilishly charming Daniel arrives on the scene claiming to be a reformed man, can Bridget find a way to make true love last forever?
Laws of attraction by Peter Howitt( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Though equally respected in their field, divorce lawyers Audrey and Daniel are opposites inside and out of the courtroom. Audrey is meticulous and by the book, while Daniel relies on personality and luck to get by. Neither have lost a case and neither intends to now, but a celebrity power couple gone wrong will end one of their winning streaks. The divorce settlement hinges on an old Irish castle. The two race to Ireland where after an Irish festival the two lawyers wake up married. Now the mismatched lawyers have to contemplate how to go about their client's divorce hearings as man and wife
Thelma & Louise by Ridley Scott( Visual )
25 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thelma is an abused and neglected wife, while her friend Louise is a bitter, hard-edged waitress. The two decide to take a brief vacation to escape the drudgery of their everyday lives. Immediately, they run into trouble, as Louise shoots and kills a man who tries to rape Thelma in the parking lot of a country bar
Shanghai knights by Alfred Gough( Visual )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 1,251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chon Wang and Roy O'Bannon travel to England to find out who killed Chon's father. The killer steals the Chinese Imperial Seal that Chon's father was protecting. While they are in England, they stumble upon a conspiracy to murder the entire British royal family. Only with the help of Chon's beautiful, but deadly sister, can the trio stop the assassination and return the Imperial Seal to its rightful owners
V for vendetta by James McTeigue( Visual )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 1,038 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
Reign of fire by Touchstone Entertainment( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In present day London dragons awake. Fast forward 20 years, to a world devastated by their destruction. Fire Chief Quinn, is responsible for warding off the beasts and keeping a community alive in what's left of the world. Into their midst comes a hotshot American, Van Zan, who says he has a way to destroy the beasts and save mankind
Aliens by James Cameron( Visual )
17 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After escaping an encounter with aliens, the only survivor is asked to return to the scene as an advisor for a group of disbelieving Marines
101 Dalmatians by Walt Disney( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In their small London flat, Dalmatians Pongo and Perdy, along with their human pets Roger and Anita, are overjoyed by the arrival of their litter of 15 puppies. But when the spotted-fur-loving Cruella De Vil and her clumsy cohorts, Jasper and Horace, dognap the litter along with every other Dalmatian pup in London, it will be up to Pongo and Perdy to rally the town's animals to aid in the puppies' rescue. Now the puppies have to outwit their captors and bring on a final showdown with Cruella
An American haunting by Donald Sutherland( Visual )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of The Bell Witch of Tennessee. In 1818, slight, unexplained noises were heard. As the spirit grew, it singled out the father, John, and his daughter, Betsy. The family tried to search for the cause of the spirit in the hope of finding a way to defeat it. The spirit developed voices and began speaking to the family, but refused to say why it was there. Finally it pronounced a death sentence on John and within a year, he was dead. It would not be until years later that it was discovered what happened on the terrible night the spirit was born and the horrific truth about its nature and origin
The weight of water by Kathryn Bigelow( Visual )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A century-old double murder haunts Jean, a photographer, who travels to the scene of the crime to investigate. The sole survivor of the murders was a woman whose unhappy marriage mirrors Jean's. Past and present collide and it suddenly becomes clear to Jean who the real killer is
The butcher boy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Francie lives with a violent, alcoholic father and a manic depressive, suicidal mother. The pressure on Francie to grow up are immense. When his mother commits suicide and his friend, Joe, goes off to boarding school, Francie sinks ever deeper into paranoia thanks mainly to his nasty neighbour Mrs. Nugent. He begins to have a fantasy where he has visions of the Virgin Mary. After his father dies, Francie's becomes more despondent, culminating in the extremely bloody murder of Mrs. Nugent whom he holds responsible for all the wrongs visited upon him. After being arrested, Francie is committed to an asylum in an attempt to cure him
City slickers II the legend of Curly's gold by Paul Weiland( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The second part of City Slickers begins after the death of Curly. It is the 40th birthday of Mitch Robbins and the day begins quite good until he returns home (after a hard day at the radio station) and finds his brother Glen, the black sheep of the family, in his sofa. Nevertheless he is about to have a wonderful birthday-night with his wife when he discovers a treasure map of Curly by chance. Together with Phil (from the first part) and unfortunately with Glen he tries to find the hidden gold of Curly's father in the desert of Arizona instead of attending a meeting in Las Vegas. The adventurous journey reveals many surprises until everything seems to be over when the map gets lost
Holy man by Stephen Herek( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A stressed-out senior executive at the Good Buy home shopping channel, Ricky Hayman is praying for a miracle that will life the network's lousy ratings and save his job. Then, from out of nowhere, "G" walks into his life!
Event Horizon by Paul Anderson( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Event Horizon is the high-tech, pioneering research spacecraft that has mysteriously vanished, without a trace, on its maiden voyage seven years earlier. But a weak, persistnet signal from the long-missing craft prompts a rescue team to wing its way throught the galaxy on a bold rescue mission
1492 Conquest of Paradise by Ridley Scott( Visual )
16 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La storia di Cristoforo Colombo, narrata come il ritratto di un sognatore sconfitto. (Morandini)
The world is not enough by Michael Apted( Visual )
15 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Cuando el carismático agente 007 (Pierce Brosnan) le es asignada la protección de la bella heredera de un imperio petrolero se ve involcucrado en una apasionante aventura llena de adrenalina que lo enfrentara a uno de los peores enemigos Renard (Robert Carlyle), un despiadado anarquista con insensibilidad al dolor lo hace virtualmente un villano invencible."--Envase
The mummy collector's set ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Scorpion King: Married archaeologists attempt to save their son and the world from the evil Scorpion king
The Mummy collection ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As punishment for killing Pharaoh Seti and sleeping with his mistress, Egyptian priest Imhotep was mummified alive and cursed. But in 1923 he is inadvertently resurrected by treasure hunters and must be stopped before he can wreak his final vengeance on the world
 
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