WorldCat Identities

Curtis, Cliff 1968-

Works: 113 works in 338 publications in 7 languages and 21,631 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Police films  Action and adventure films  Legal films  Science fiction films  Fantasy films  Comedy films  History 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Cliff Curtis
Most widely held works by Cliff Curtis
Whale rider by Niki Caro( Visual )

28 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Whangara people believe their ancestor Paikea was saved from drowning by riding home on the back of a whale. The tribal group has since granted leadership positions to the first-born males, believing them to be descendants of Paikea. But then a young mother dies in childbirth along with her newborn male son. His twin sister survives and the little girl, Pai, is brought up by her grandparents. Learning the skills of chiefdom from her uncle, Pai shows that she possess a natural leadership ability
Training day by Antoine Fuqua( Visual )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 2,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake Hoyt, a fresh-faced rookie in the Los Angeles Police Department, gets a chance to join the elite narcotics squad headed up by 13-year veteran Detective Sergeant Alonzo Harris. Jake is to prove himself during a one-day ride-along. As the day wears on, it becomes increasingly clear that Detective Harris has blurred the line between right and wrong to an alarming degree, enforcing his own code of ethics and street justice. Eventually, Hoyt begins to suspect that he is, rather than having the opportunity to join the squad, being set up to take the fall
Live free or die hard by Len Wiseman( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 2,137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NYPD Detective John McClane has faced some brutal terrorists in his career, but now, he's about to face what may be his most dangerous enemy yet. John, who occasionally does work for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, receives a call to bring in a hacker named Matt Farrell, because there has been a breach in an FBI computer system. Farrell is one of the many hackers who are suspected in the attack. As soon as John gets to Matt's apartment, men show up and try to kill John and Matt, they barely escape. A group of terrorists led by Thomas Gabriel is systematically shutting down the U.S. computer infrastructure. Luckily, Matt knows enough about hacking to figure out how Gabriel is shutting down the computers. Gabriel wants the country brought to its knees, but doesn't count on John and Matt, who are now in his way. Gabriel kidnaps John's daughter, Lucy. Gabriel may think he now has the upper hand on John, but he has no idea how far John is willing to go to rescue Lucy
Fracture by Anthony Hopkins( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ted Crawford is a wealthy, brilliant, and meticulous structural engineer who lives in Los Angeles. He shoots his wife and entraps her lover. After the police arrive, he signs a confession. At his arraignment, he asserts his rights to represent himself and asks the court to move immediately to trial. The prosecutor is Willy Beachum, a hotshot D.A. who is getting ready to leave for a civil-law firm. He is told by everyone the case is open and shut. Crawford, however, sees Beachum's weakness - the hairline fracture of his character
The last airbender by M. Night Shyamalan( Visual )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join Aang, an extraordinary boy with incredible 'bending' powers, as he journeys through an exotic land filled with magical creatures and powerful friends. As the Avatar, he is the only one who can end the age-old conflict between the four nations, Air, Water, Earth, and Fire
10,000 BC by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

21 editions published in 2008 in English and German and held by 1,495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a remote mountain tribe, the young hunter D'Leh finds his heart's passion in the beautiful Evolet. But when a band of mysterious warlords raid their village and kidnaps Evolet, D'Leh leads a small group of hunters to save her. As they venture into unknown lands for the first time, the group discovers there are civilizations beyond their own and that mankind's reach is far greater than they ever knew. At each encounter the group is joined by other tribes who have been attacked by the slave raiders. Soon the small band has turned into army. At a massive temple, the band will take their stand against a tyrannical god who has brutally enslaved their own. It is here that D'Leh finally comes to understand that he has been called to save not only Evolet but all of civilization
Three kings by David O Russell( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 1,277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gulf War has just ended and amidst the partying and confusion, four American soldiers, determined to take home more than sand fleas, go off into the Iraqi desert to embark on a treasure hunt for a cache of millions in stolen Kuwaiti bullion. They are plunged into the heart of a democratic uprising that spins the day and their lives out of control
Push by Paul McGuigan( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick is a 'mover' - someone who can move things with his mind. He meets up with Cassie who is a 'watcher' - someone who can predict the future. She is trying to rescue her mother from the government. As they try to piece things together, Kira enters their lives. Kira is a 'pusher' - someone who can influence the thoughts of others. She has had a relationship with Nick and is the only person to survive a powerful 'enhancement' drug that was administered to her by the sinister Company. Now, the Company is after her, and Nick and Cassie will need to help her if they want to survive
Blow by Ted Demme( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of George Jung. This is an uncompromising look at the rise and fall of the man who became the largest importer of Colombia cocaine to the United States in the 1970's
A thousand words( Visual )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fast-talking Jack McCall says whatever it takes to close a deal. After stretching the truth with a spiritual guru, he suddenly finds his life depending on a magical tree with 1,000 leaves, one for every word he has left. Now Jack's got to stop talking and conjure up some outrageous ways to communicate or he's a goner.--Container
Collateral damage by Dai wei si( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Firefighter Gordon Brewer is plunged into the complex and dangerous world of international terrorism after he loses his wife and child in a bombing credited to Claudio "The Wolf" Perrini. Frustrated with the official investigation and haunted by the thought that the man responsible for murdering his family might never be brought to justice, Brewer takes matters into his own hands and tracks his quarry ultimately to Colombia
Sunshine by Danny Boyle( Visual )

26 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"... the year is 2057, the sun is dying and mankind faces extinction. Earth's last hope rests with a courageous crew of eight men and women on a mission to ignite the fading star with a massive nuclear weapon."--Container
Crossing over by Wayne Kramer( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An immigrations agent investigates a missing illegal while trying to maintain justice
Boy by Taika Waititi( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1984, and Michael Jackson is king-even in Waihau Bay, New Zealand. Here we meet Boy, an 11-year-old who lives on a farm with his gran, a goat, and his younger brother, Rocky (who thinks he has magic powers). Shortly after Gran leaves for a week, Boy's father, Alamein, appears out of the blue. Having imagined a heroic version of his father during his absence, Boy comes face to face with the real version-an incompetent hoodlum who has returned to find a bag of money he buried years before
Eagle vs shark by Taika Waititi( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lily, an oddball fast-food waitress and hopeless romantic, and Jarrod, another forsaken eccentric, connect at a 'dress as your favorite animal' party, it's a match seemingly made in outcast heaven
The fountain by Hugh Jackman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Through time and space, one man embarks on a bold 1000-year odyssey to defeat humankind's most indomitable foe: Death"--Container
Missing( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Becca Winstone learns that her son, Michael, has disappeared while studying abroad and it's a race against time when she travels to Europe to track him down. It soon becomes clear that Becca is no ordinary woman, but a former CIA agent deactivated after the devastating death of her husband, Paul Winstone. If she wants to find her son alive, Becca will have to rely on old friends, as well as old enemies, ex-lovers, and spies, and will be forced to reopen old wounds. Her resourcefulness, skill, and determination will be put to the test, but a mother's love knows no limits
River queen( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Irish woman is caught in the middle of the war between the British and the Maori during the colonization of New Zealand in the 1860s
Point of origin( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Orr is a veteran arson investigator with a sixth sense for placing the origin of suspect fires. His partner, Keith, has taken all he's learned from Orr to a joint task force in search of the killer. If the knowledge it takes to commit the crime is the knowledge it takes to solve it, then one of these two men is tracking the other. Based on a true story of a man leading a double life by setting fires in Southern California and investigating the crime scene
The Perfect storm by Wolfgang Petersen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The perfect storm: In October 1991, a confluence of weather conditions combined to form a killer, perfect storm in the North Atlantic. Caught in the storm was the sword-fishing boat Andrea Gail
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Alternative Names
Cliff Curtis attore neozelandese

Cliff Curtis neuseelndischer Schauspieler

Cliff Curtis newzealandsk skuespiller

Cliff Curtis Nieuw-Zeelands acteur

Cliff Curtis nyzealandsk skodespelar

Cliff Curtis nyzealandsk skuespiller

Cliff Curtis nyzeelndsk skdespelare

Curtis, Clifford.

Curtis, Clifford 1968-

Κλιφ Κέρτις

Кёртис, Клифф

Клиф Къртис

كليف كورتس

کلیف کرتیس بازیگر نیوزلندی

คลิฟฟ์ เคอร์ติส

클리프 커티스


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