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Friend, Rupert

Overview
Works: 61 works in 192 publications in 6 languages and 12,335 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Romance films  Spy television programs  Detective and mystery television programs  Television series  Television crime shows  Thrillers (Television programs) 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Singer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Rupert Friend
The boy in the striped pajamas by John Boyne( Visual )

18 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 2,490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Poland during World War II. Innocent and naive 8-year-old Bruno is bored and restless in his new home. Ignoring his mother, he sets off on an adventure in the woods. He comes across a high fence which separates him from the people he can see through it. Soon he meets a young boy in striped pajamas, and a surprising friendship develops
Pride & prejudice by Jane Austen( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 2,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Bennet is an English gentleman living in Hartfordshire with his overbearing wife and 5 daughters. There is the beautiful Jane, the clever Elizabeth, the bookish Mary, the immature Kitty and the wild Lydia. Unfortunately, if Mr. Bennet dies their house will be inherited by a distant cousin whom they have never met. The family's future happiness and security is dependent on the daughters making good marriages. Life is uneventful until the arrival in the neighbourhood of the rich gentleman Mr. Bingley, who rents a large house so he can spend the summer in the country. Mr Bingley brings with him his sister and the dashing, rich, but proud Mr. Darcy. Love soon buds for one of the Bennet sisters, while another sister may have jumped to a hasty prejudgment. For the Bennet sisters many trials and tribulations stand between them and their happiness
The young Victoria by Jean-Marc Vallée( Visual )

34 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life and times of Queen Victoria from her childhood to her early rise to power and the first turbulent years of her rule. Her romantic relationship and eventual marriage to Prince Albert culminates in a royal power struggle which ultimately is the key to her happiness when she comes to the realization that he is someone she can fully trust and believe in
Homeland( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As intelligence officers Carrie and Saul search for the truth behind the bombing of CIA headquarters, lines are blurred between friend and foe and no one can be trusted. While hiding a stunning secret of her own, Carrie helps recruit Brody for a dangerous mission that could offer him a chance at redemption. But when the plan unravels and Brody is targeted deep inside Iran, he must put his life in Carrie's hands
Chéri by Stephen Frears( Visual )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the love affair between a beautiful retired courtesan Lea, and Cheri, the son of her old colleague and rival, Madame Peloux. After six years Madame Peloux has secretly arranged a marriage between Chéri and Edmee, the daughter of another rich courtesan. As the inevitable moment of parting approaches, Lea and Cheri begin to understand, too late, how much they mean to one another
Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont by Dan Ireland( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recent widow, Mrs. Palfrey, moves into a London retirement hotel among an odd assortment of people. When she slips on a walk and is aided by a penniless young writer, she invites him to dine at the Claremont and plays along when the other dining guests assume he's her grandson. A friendship develops giving her a companion with whom she can talk about memories and poetry as she gives him ideas and support for his writing. But what of her actual family?
The last legion( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 460 A.D. Aurelius Antonius finds himself recalled to Rome and is assigned the Commander of new Caesar, Romulus Augustus' retinue of personal bodyguards. Romulus is destined to be crowned the last emperor of Rome. His reign lasts for one day and ends with Rome being run over by the savage Goths. In the resulting invasion, most of Aurelius's men are killed and the young Caesar is captured and imprisoned in the forbidding Isle of Capri. Aurelius, with the very few legionnaires left him, undertakes a rescue mission, with the assistance of a mysterious Byzantine warrior, who turns out to be a beautiful, very lethal woman named Mira. Against impossible odds, Romulus Augustus is rescued. But, with the Roman legions having just sworn allegiance to the Goths, the one remaining hope lies in the forgotten 9th Legion, called the Dragon legion, which had been assigned to remote Britannia. Unfortunately, the 9th Legion, which they had pinned their hopes on, is not what it once was
Starred up by David Mackenzie( Visual )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A troubled and explosively violent teenager is transferred to an adult prison where he finally meets his match - a man who also happens to be his father
Jolene( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the age of fifteen, Jolene, a free-spirited orphan, embarks on a decade-long cross-country adventure, where she experiences life, love, heartbreak, and freedom
The zero theorem by Terry Gilliam( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story about a computer hacker in a dystopian sci-fi world. Living under constant surveillance by 'Management,' he strives to solve The Zero Theorem, a mathematical formula that may hold the key to the meaning of life
5 days of war( Visual )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on true events, this intense film is a vivid account of a renegade American journalist, his cameraman and a local woman caught behind enemy lines, and determined to not only survive, but tell the world what was happening, during the swift but devastating 5-day war between Russia and Georgia in 2008
To write love on her arms( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Renee, who struggles with addiction and abuse. In a creative blend of artistic fantasy, music, and confrontation with harsh reality, Renee discovers the value of genuine friendships and embarks on a daunting yet courageous journey toward recovery
Outlaw( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the lawless streets the guilty are left unhindered to go about their business. Returning from a tour of duty in Iraq, former Paratrooper Bryant is appalled by what he sees in a country he can no longer recognize. Determined to do something about it, he assembles a group of like minded souls who resolve to restore the balance between right and wrong, good and evil, enforcing justice with a brutality to match that of the once unpunished, unsuspecting wrongdoers. When the law of the land is co-opted in this way, someone has to decide when enough is enough
Homeland( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carrie Mathison probeert als hoofd van een CIA-afdeling in Kabul een zeer gevaarlijke terrorist op te sporen. Als ze een jonge Pakistaan rekruteert begint de operatie uit de hand te lopen
Great classic stories 2 [20 unabridged classics]( Recording )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio( )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boccaccio's 14th-century work is given a new multi-voice lease of life on audio by CSA Word. Read by members of the cast of the exciting new film based on 'The Decameron', 'Virgin territory', Boccacio's raunchy 14th-century work is given a new lease of life in this inventive and witty production by CSA Word. A group of Florentine youth escape to the mountain countryside during the time of the plague, only to regale each other with vignettes of sex, vice, temptation and come-uppance. A strictly-adult listen, which will bring a little colour to your cheeks and have you laughing out loud
The boy in the striped pyjamas by Mark Herman( Visual )

6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Poland during World War II. Innocent and naive 8-year-old Bruno is bored and restless in his new home. Ignoring his mother, he sets off on an adventure in the woods. He comes across a high fence which separates him from the people he can see through it. Soon he meets a young boy in striped pajamas, and a surprising friendship develops
Der Junge im gestreiften Pyjama( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in German and Undetermined and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Der Junge im gestreiften Pyjama" erzählt von einer gefährlichen Freundschaft im Dritten Reich, wobei der Zuschauer das erschütternde Leben im Nationalsozialismus durch Kinderaugen beobachtet. Das Drama basiert auf dem Erfolgsroman von John Boyne und ist ein wichtiger, bewegender Film wider das Vergessen. Bruno ist der achtjährige Sohn eines Offiziers aus dem Dritten Reich. Als der Vater als Aufseher einers Vernichtungslagers aufs Land versetzt wird, muss ihm die gesamte Familie folgen. Bruno fühlt sich einsam. Auf seinen verbotenen Streifzügen durch die Wälder gelangt er an den Zaun des Arbeitslagers. Dort lernt er den gleichaltrigen Shmuel kennen und zwischen den ungleichen Jungen entsteht eine enge, aber auch gefährliche Freundschaft. (Quelle: Umschlag)
El niño con el pijama de rayas una historia universal sobre la inocencia perdida y el encuentro con lo humano by Mark Herman( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inquieto y aburrido en su nuevo hogar, Bruno, un inocente e ingenuo niño de ocho años, ignora a su madre y se interna en el bosque en busca de aventuras. Rápidamente conoce a un niño, con quien comienza una sorpresiva amistad. Ambientada en la Segunda Guerra Mundial y basada en la novela best-seller de John Boyne, esta inolvidable e inspiradora historia acerca del poder del espíritu humano, cautivará su corazón y mente
Lullaby( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Since his wife Josephine died, Sam has lost his way. Abandoning the bar where he used to perform dazzling concerts, he spends his nights alone in the hotel room where they first met. The hotel's concierge, George, his best friend and mischievous guardian angel, decides to shake up Sam's world by messing with the hotel keys. One night, a distressed girl bursts into Sams shelter and locks herself in the bathroom. Sam convinces Pi to open up, and together the two lost souls forge a poweful bond. They agree to meet on the opposite sides of the same door each night, and to bare their souls to one another until the day they fall in love. Only then will they open the door, and start living the rest of their lives together"--Container
 
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Rupert Friend acteur britannique

Rupert Friend aktor angielski

Rupert Friend attore britannico

Rupert Friend britischer Schauspieler

Rupert Friend britisk skodespelar

Rupert Friend britisk skuespiller

Rupert Friend Brits acteur

Rupert Friend brittisk skådespelare

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Рупърт Френд

רופרט פרנד

روبرت فيرند

روپرت فرند بازیگر بریتانیایی

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루퍼트 프렌드

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魯伯特·弗蘭德

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The young VictoriaThe last legionGreat classic stories 2 [20 unabridged classics]The Decameron