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Lewis, Gary 1958-

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Most widely held works by Gary Lewis
Eragon by Stefen Fangmeier( Visual )

13 editions published in 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 2,714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eragon is an orphaned farm boy whose destiny is sealed forever when a mystic stone chooses him for its keeper. This is no ordinary stone, this is the last surviving egg of the dragon race. Eragon is now the new Dragon Rider, the boy who will be a savior to the repressed peoples of the Kingdom. The Kingdom is ruled by the wicked King Galbatorix and his evil wizard Durza. Eragon, together with his mentor, Brom, the gracious dragon Saphira and the beautiful Princess Arya learn more about themselves, their responsibilities and their destinies
Billy Elliot by Stephen Daldry( Visual )

102 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 2,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Durham Coalfield in northest England in 1984, an 11 year old miner's son Billy Elliot is on his way to boxing lessons when he stumbles upon a ballet class. Billy secretly joins the class, knowing that his blue-collar family would never understand
Joyeux Noël = Merry Christmas by Christian Carion( Visual )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loosely based on true episodes, this film tells the story of German, French, and Scottish soldiers in the bloody trenches of World War I and the miraculous Christmas Eve truce they unexpectedly forge. Follows a French lieutenant, a Scottish priest, and a German tenor and his beloved Danish soprano as music and the spirit of Christmas create bonds between enemies
Outlander( Visual )

12 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claire Randall is a married combat nurse from 1945 who is mysteriously swept back in time to 1743. She is immediately thrown into an unknown world where her life is threatened. When she is forced to marry a chivalrous and romantic young Scottish warrior, a passionate affair is ignited that tears Claire's heart between two vastly different men in two irreconcilable lives
Outlander( Visual )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Outlander continues, Claire and Jamie's relationship is tested by ruthless Redcoats, volatile clan politics, and a brutal witch trial, which force Jamie and Claire to escape to a new home. Just when their life as a married couple begins to take shape, Jamie is once again drawn into Captain Randall's darkness. Ultimately, Claire discovers there is a fate worse than death as she struggles to save Jamie's heart, as well as his soul
Outlander by Diana Gabaldon( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the story of Claire Randall, a married combat nurse from 1945 who is mysteriously swept back in time to 1743, where she is immediately thrown into an unknown world where her life is threatened. When she is forced to marry Jamie Fraser, a chivalrous and romantic young Scottish warrior, a passionate relationship is ignited that tears Claire's heart between two vastly different men in two irreconcilable lives. In Season 2, Claire and Jamie arrive in France, hell-bent on infiltrating the Jacobite rebellion led by Prince Charles Stuart and stopping the battle of Culloden. With the help of Jamie's cousin, they are thrown into the lavish world of French society, where intrigue and parties are abundant but political gain proves far less fruitful. Altering the course of history presents challenges that begin to weigh on the very fabric of their relationship - but, armed with the knowledge of what lies ahead, Claire and Jamie must race to prevent a doomed Highland uprising and the extinction of Scottish life as they know it
Filth by James McAvoy( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James McAvoy plays Detective Sergeant Bruce Robertson, a scheming, manipulative, misanthropic man who spends his time indulging in drugs, alcohol, sexually abusive relationships, and "the games" - cruel plots and systematic bullying of his coworkers and friends. While working on the murder case of a Japanese student, he starts coming unhinged, slowly losing his grip on reality and suffering from a series of increasingly severe hallucinations as he desperately tries to hold his life together
Valhalla rising by Nicolas Winding Refn( Visual )

20 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One Eye is a chained prisoner forced to fight to the death for the entertainment of his captors. When One Eye escapes, he stumbles upon a group of warriors headed to the Crusades. But fate has something else in store, as the men drift into the New World, where savages stalk them one by one in increasingly violent ways. Is One Eye an avenging angel or just the guiltiest of them all?
Libertador = The liberator( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bookended by a foiled attempt on Simon Bolivar's life in Bogota in 1828, the film charts the story of the revolutionary leader's impassioned fight for independence from Spain and creation of a united South American nation, the great stories of love and loss in his life, the political intrigue and drama following his ascension to power and his mysterious death
Young James Herriot( Visual )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before he became famous, a wide-eyed and eager James Herriot arrived at Glasgow Veterinary College to pursue the career he'd dreamed of since childhood. Unfolding against the backdrop of profound social change at home and abroad, Young James Herriot is a fascinating look at the backstory of a beloved author
Not another happy ending( Visual )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a struggling publisher discovers his only successful author is blocked, he knows he has to unblock her or he's finished. She's become happy with her newfound success and she can't write when she's happy. The only trouble is, the worse he makes her feel, the more he realizes he's in love with her
Supervolcano( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speculative drama about a volcanic eruption of the supervolcano under Yellowstone National Park, and the widespread devastation caused in its wake
Pure by Gillies MacKinnon( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Paul slowly begins to realize that his mother is an addict and, with the help of a local waitress, tries to rescue his mother from her boyfriend/dealer
My name is Joe by Ken Loach( Visual )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and French and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chômeur, alcoolique repenti, Joe trouve son salut en entraînant une équipe de foot calamiteuse et en enchaînant les petits boulots. Sa rencontre avec Sarah a de quoi lui redonner goût à la vie. Mais Joe, qui a un grand coeur, s'est promis de tirer l'un de ses joueurs des griffes de la mafia locale
Fat boy swim by Catherine Forde( Recording )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teased and abused for being grossly overweight, Jimmy, a fourteen-year-old Scottish teenager who dreams mysterious dreams and secretly aspires to become a chef, decides to turn his self-loathing life around by learning how to swim
The princess stallion by Guthrie CSD( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the death of her mother, Sarah is sent to live with her estranged father. While riding her horse in the mountains she meets an old hermit who protects the animals of the mountain, including a mysterious stallion. When poachers threaten the animals, the hermit, Sarah, and her father team up to protect the animals from the poachers
Dorothy Mills( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothy Mills is eerie, suspenseful and truly frightening. When a gloomy, God-fearing island community is rocked by the murder of a young child, a psychologist is called in to examine Dorothy mills, the teenager accused of the crime
True North by Steve Hudson( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and German and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by a true story, True North is an unflinching thriller dealing with the horrendous consequences of human trafficking. The Providence, a heavily indebted Scottish trawler, calls at a Belgian port on its return voyage. The ship's mate Sean, desperate to help reduce this debt, contacts black marketers for cigarettes to smuggle, but is only given the option of smuggling Chinese immigrants - all of whom have paid to get to Britain. Despite his misgivings, Sean agrees to take them, though in absolute secrecy from the skipper, his father
wounded : a great war novel by Gary Lewis( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's World War One and Snow doesn't know why he's there. Then he meets Cozette in a tiny French village and begins to understand. Ninety years late his son George travels to the same village and makes an astonishing discovery
 
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Alternative Names
Gary Lewis acteur britannique

Gary Lewis attore britannico

Gary Lewis britischer Schauspieler

Gary Lewis britisk skodespelar

Gary Lewis britisk skuespiller

Gary Lewis Brits acteur

Gary Lewis brittisk skådespelare

Γκάρι Λιούις

Гари Льюис

Գարի Լյուիս

غاري لويس ممثل بريطاني

گری لوئیس بازیگر بریتانیایی

게리 루이스

ゲイリー・ルイス

加利·路易斯

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Joyeux Noël = Merry ChristmasFat boy swim