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MacFadyen, Angus 1963-

Overview
Works: 91 works in 208 publications in 4 languages and 12,535 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Biography  Comedy films  Biographical films  Juvenile works  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Angus MacFadyen
Divine secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood by Callie Khouri ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 2,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Like mother, like daughter. Neither a hard-as-nails New York playwright nor her flaky Louisiana mother will take the necessary steps to mend their long-time rift. No, this is a job for the Sisterhood, sworn life-long friends who stage an outlandish "intervention" to bring daughter and mother back together again
We bought a zoo ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adapted from a memoir by Benjamin Mee, the story of how the author, who has lost his wife, and his children cope with a dilapidated zoo, dealing with escaped tigers, raising endangered animals, working with an eclectic skeleton crew and readying the zoo for a reopening
Titus by Julie Taymor ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 1,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Titus Andronicus returns to Rome after defeating the Goths, bringing with him Queen Tamora, whose eldest son he has sacrificed. The late emperor's son Saturninus is supposed to marry Titus's daughter Lavinia, however, when his brother Bassianus runs away with her instead, Saturninus marries Tamora. Saturninus and Tamora then plot revenge against Titus. Beginning with the rape and mutilation of Lavinia, bloodshed and brutality run rampant, culminating in a cannibalistic banquet scene
Braveheart by Mel Gibson ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the intersection of history and legend lies the story of William Wallace, who led his nation into battle against the English in the years around 1300. King Edward, popularly known as "Longshanks" has allowed the English barons who hold Scotland for him to claim the 'Prima Nocta.' Wallace and his love Murron marry secretly, but his guerrilla activities bring Murron to the attention of the English. They set a trap for Wallace, and the failure of the scheme sets Wallace on the path of both bloody revenge, and open rebellion against the tyrannical rule of the English. The quest to free Scotland from English rule is complicated by the machinations of various Scottish nobles, bribes from King Edward, and sly political treachery at the hands of Robert the Bruce, whose father has his own plans to further. Despite being taken prisoner, and put to a traitor's death, William Wallace is remembered to this day as a hero of Scotland
Saw III by Darren Lynn Bousman ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jigsaw is missing, and with his new apprentice, Amanda, the puppet master behind the cruel, intricate games that have terrified a community and baffled police has once again eluded capture. While the city detectives scramble to locate him, Dr. Denlon and Jeff are unaware that they are about to become the latest pawns on Jigsaw's vicious chessboard
Equilibrium by Kurt Wimmer ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the future, after a Third World War has decimated much of the Earth's population, a new nation arose. Believing human emotions and their expression were to blame for the failings of past societies, it is decreed that all citizens must take a daily dose of a drug which levels out the emotional landscape, and that all forms of creative expression are against the law. An elite law enforcement officer who tracks down and punishes "sense offenders" one day, accidentally, fails to take his drug, and for the first time begins experiencing emotions himself
Cradle will rock by Tim Robbins ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A kaleidoscopic look at the extraordinary events of 1930s America, from high society to life on the streets in Depression-era New York City. Based on the events surrounding Marc Blitzstein's controversial musical about a steel strike, to be produced by the Federal Theater Program
Jason and the Argonauts by Nick Willing ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young Greek prince sees his father murdered by his uncle and flees, returning twenty years later to reclaim the throne. To save his own life, Prince Jason pledges to deliver the coveted Golden Fleece to his Uncle Pelias. With the Argonauts, he undertakes a perilous voyage to find his destiny
Blackbeard ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the Golden Age of Piracy, during the 18th century, Blackbeard stood out among the many lawless rogues as the most fearsome and notorious seafarer of them all. He killed for the reputation, and his reputation is now legend. The true story of pirate Edward Teach - Blackbeard, the man who terrorized the seas
Redline ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and French and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The idle rich need something unconventional to spend their hard-earned money on. So, they bet on and/or sponsor illegal car races. Unfortunately, one of the drivers, Jason, gets killed trying to impress his Uncle Michael. Michael's philosophies do little to camouflage the fact that he's a psychopathic Mafia don. Carlo is Jason's older brother and a returning Iraqi War hero who goes to an old gun-running buddy and stocks up on military weaponry. Along the way, he rescues Natasha, a would-be pop diva whom Michael is convinced is his cosmically-ordained soul mate. Not to mention, the daughter of a race car champ who suffered a tragic fate, giving her a phobia against racing professionally
Warriors of virtue ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ryan is a typical teen until he is magically transported to a fantasy land whose lifespring is defended by the brave and mighty Warriors of Virtue, but only with Ryan's help can they put an end to the evil plans of a warlord named Komodo
Saw IV by Darren Lynn Bousman ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jigsaw and his apprentice Amanda are dead. But when the news of Detective Kerry's murder becomes public, two seasoned FBI profilers, Agent Strahm and Agent Perez, arrive in the terrified community. There, they assist veteran Detective Hoffman in sifting through Jigsaw's latest grisly remains and piecing together the puzzle. However, when SWAT Commander Rigg is abducted and thrust into a game, the last officer untouched by Jigsaw has only ninety minutes to overcome a series of demented traps and save an old friend. If he doesn't, he will face deadly consequences
The Lost language of cranes ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and German and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Philip, a London college student is falling in love with a headstrong American - a young man named Elliot. The relationship makes him determined to tell his reserved English parents, an academicain and a book editor, of his homosexuality. But his revelation exposes a foundation of hidden secrets and repressed passions that threatens to destroy the family - even as it promises to set each of its members free
Saw IV it's a trap ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jigsaw and his apprentice Amanda are dead. But when the news of Detective Kerry's murder becomes public, two seasoned FBI profilers, Agent Strahm and Agent Perez, arrive in the terrified community. There, they assist veteran Detective Hoffman in sifting through Jigsaw's latest grisly remains and piecing together the puzzle. However, when SWAT Commander Rigg is abducted and thrust into a game, the last officer untouched by Jigsaw has only ninety minutes to overcome a series of demented traps and save an old friend. If he doesn't, he will face deadly consequences
The Poseidon adventure Blackbeard ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Poseidon adventure: 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. Detonated on New Year's Eve, the blast capsizes the ship leaving a motley few--the madman among them--struggling for survival in this upside-down life-and-death drama
Spartacus by Robert Dornhelm ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and German and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sold into slavery as a young boy and sentenced to spend out the rest of his adult life laboring in the harsh deserts of Egypt, Spartacus gets a new lease on life when he is purchased by the owner of a Roman gladiator school. Moved by the defiance of an Ethopian warrior, Draba, Spartacus leads a slave uprising which threatens Rome's status quo. As Spartacus gains sympathy within the Roman Senate, he also makes a powerful enemy in form of Marcus Lucinius Crassus, who makes it a matter of personal honor to crush the rebellion
Shadowheart ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"As a boy, he saw his preacher father murdered. As a soldier, he witnessed the horrors of the Civil War. Now bounty hunter James Conners has returned to the town of Legend, New Mexico to capture the psychotic land baron who destroyed his childhood and marry the beautiful girl he left behind. But when Conners is ambushed and left for dead, he discovers a Native American world where justice has no name and vengeance rides in the shadows."--Container
Hirokin the last samurai ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a planet where humans must scavenge the post-apocalyptic barren wasteland, Hirokin, a reluctant samurai with a dark past sets off on a mission to fulfill his destiny. Having fought to the death to save his wife and son from the planet's evil dictator, Griffin, and his elite army of warriors, the lone samurai is left for dead in the vast desert. Armed with his samurai blade Hirokin is forced to choose between avenging his family's murder and fighting for his people's freedom
The Virgin of Juarez ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the border town of Ciudad Juarez, hundreds of young women have been brutally murdered with no arrests. Investigating these serial killings, reporter Karina Danes meets Mariela, a rare survivor of one of these vicious attacks
Fantasy - adventure collector's set ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The curse of King Tut's tomb: Free-spirited archaeologist Danny Fremon is certain that if founc, King Tut's emerald tablet would hold the power to control the world. Unfortunately, the only one who believes Fremont is his nemesis archaeologist Morgan Sinclair, a member of a secret society who wants the table to release unspeakable evil on the world and will stop at nothing to get it
 
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Alternative Names
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Languages
English (95)
French (2)
German (2)
Spanish (1)
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