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Hirsch, Emile 1985-

Overview
Works: 86 works in 356 publications in 7 languages and 17,876 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Historical films  Biography  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Political films  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Scenarist, Honoree
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Emile Hirsch
Into the wild by Sean Penn ( Visual )
53 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Freshly graduated from college with a promising future ahead, Christopher McCandless walked out of his privileged life and into the wild in search of adventure. What happened to him on the way transformed this young wanderer into an enduring symbol for countless people, a fearless risk-taker who wrestled with the precarious balance between man and nature. Based on a true story
Milk by Gus Van Sant ( Visual )
28 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harvey Milk is a middle-aged New Yorker who, after moving to San Francisco, becomes a Gay Rights activist and city politician. On his third attempt, he is elected to San Francisco's Board of Supervisors in 1977, the first openly-gay man to be elected to public office in the United States. The following year, both he and the city's mayor, George Moscone, are shot to death by former city supervisor, Dan White, who blames his former colleagues for denying White's attempt to rescind his resignation from the board. Based on the true story of Harvey Milk
Speed Racer by Andy Wachowski ( Visual )
25 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Speed Racer is a natural behind the wheel of his thunderous Mach 5. With the support of Pops and Mom Racer, girlfriend Trixie, younger brother Spritle and the mysterious Racer X, Speed takes on fierce competitors to save his family's business and protect the sport he loves. When Speed steps on the track, it's not just a race
The emperor's club by Emile Hirsch ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a new student starts in Professor Hundert's class, little does he know she will change his life forever. They start out butting heads and end up forming a friendship that will shake his controlled world. The lessons learned will last a lifetime
The darkest hour ( Visual )
16 editions published in 2012 in English and French and held by 988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five young people are stranded in Moscow, fighting to survive in the wake of a devastating alien attack
Killer Joe by William Friedkin ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'Killer' Joe Cooper is a Dallas detective who doubles as a hit man with the charm of a Southern gentleman. Chris hires Joe to kill his mother in order to collect her life insurance and pay off his debts. When Chris is unable to pay for the service up front, Joe takes Chris's sister Dottie as a retainer until he can be paid
Savages ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Laguna Beach entrepreneurs Ben, a peaceful and charitable Buddhist, and his closest friend Chon, a former Navy SEAL and ex-mercenary, run a lucrative, homegrown industry, raising some of the best marijuana ever developed. They also share a one-of-a-kind love with the extraordinary beauty Ophelia. Life is idyllic in their Southern California town, until the Mexican Baja Cartel decides to move in and demands that the trio partners with them
Lords of Dogtown ( Visual )
12 editions published in 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of the legendary Z-Boys, this film is a fictionalized take on a brilliant group of young skateboarders who perfect their craft in the empty swimming pools of unsuspecting suburban homeowners, pioneering a thrilling new sport
Taking Woodstock by Ang Lee ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1969, Elliot Tiber, an interior designer living in Greenwich Village, New York, has to move back upstate to help his parents run their dilapidated Catskills motel, The El Monaco. Upon hearing that a planned music and arts festival has lost its permit from the neighboring town of Wallkill, NY, Elliot calls producer Michael Lang at Woodstock Ventures to offer his family's motel to the promoters and generate business. Three weeks later half a million people are on their way to his neighbor's farm
Alpha dog by Nick Cassavetes ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and French and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the real-life case of Jesse James Hollywood, a drug dealer in California's San Gabriel Valley who, in 2000, became one of the youngest men to appear on the FBI's Ten Most Wanted list. With family links to organized crime, Johnny Truelove is on the warpath against Jake Mazursky, a sleazebag addict who owes him money. Fate intervenes when Johnny and his friend Frankie encounter Jake's 15-year-old half-brother Zack and hold him as collateral until Jake pays his debts. What begins as a casual, seemingly harmless situation escalates into a crisis of capital crime
The air I breathe by Jieho Lee ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A film based on an ancient Chinese proverb that breaks life down into four emotional cornerstones: happiness, pleasure, sorrow and love. Four very different people teetering on the edge of desperation are unexpectedly linked by their destinies. Filled with surprising twists and turns, this suspenseful, action-filled drama employs both brutal violence and aching poetry in a moving exploration of the search for happiness in a gritty urban world
The dangerous lives of altar boys ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A portrayal of adolescent Catholic boys. This film follows Tim (Kieran Culkin) and Francis (Emile Hirsch) as they engage in aimless vandalism and mockery--not from malice but boredom. The theft of a religious icon and a plan to kidnap a cougar result in far more serious consequences than either boy intends
The girl next door ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Matthew is an eighteen year old, straight-laced overachiever who has never really lived life-- until he falls for his new neighbor, who used to be a porn star
Imaginary heroes by Jeff Daniels ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Travis family experiences a stunning tragedy which begins to unravel them. Teenage son Tim views his life as a bad dream. His father, Ben tunes out and treats his wife and children like strangers. His mother, Sandy sharpens her tongue with sarcasm and dulls her senses with pot while struggling hard to conceal a secret that threatens to ruin them all. The Travises, eventually, learn to accept one another as family - warts and all
Prince avalanche ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An odd couple of sorts, introspective and stern Alvin and his girlfriend's brother, Lance, dopy and insecure, leave the city behind to spend the summer of 1988 repainting traffic lines on a desolate country highway where the surrounding areas have been ravaged by wildfire. The men bicker and joke with each other, eventually developing an unlikely friendship
Bonnie & Clyde by Bruce Beresford ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Clyde Barrow, a charismatic convicted armed robber who sweeps Bonnie Parker, an impressionable, petite, small-town waitress, off her feet. The two embark on one of the most infamous bank-robbing sprees in history
Bonnie & Clyde : the real story ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The film features a compilation of two fascinating HISTORY specials: Bonnie and Clyde: The Story of Love and Death; learn how the young lovers found each other in the slums of Dallas and led a notorious gang on a murderous crime spree covering five states. Man, Moment, Machine: Hunting Bonnie and Clyde; which details their ruthless journey to become one of the most romanticized criminals of all time
Twice born ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in Italian and English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Longing to show her son the country where she fell passionately in love with his father, an Italian professor heads off on a summer vacation to the battle-scarred city of Sarajevo. There she discovered a long-hidden secret, which reveals a past more haunted that even her memories can disclose
The Mudge boy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Duncan Mudge is a 14-year-old misfit vying for the attention of his emotionally distant father and struggling to fill the void brought on by his mother's sudden death
Milk Harvey Milk by Gus Van Sant ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La jaquette indique : "San Francisco, 1972. Harvey Milk se présente aux élections. Malgré ses échecs successifs, il s'investit corps et âme dans la vie politique. Enfin élu conseiller municipal en 1977, il devient le héros de la lutte contre les discriminations. Ses convictions politiques et son homosexualité vont susciter l'hostilité de dan white, collègue conservateur."
 
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Alternative Names
Davenport Hirsch, Emile 1985-
Hirsch, Emile
Hirsch, Emile Davenport 1985-
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