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Edgerton, Joel 1974-

Works: 85 works in 305 publications in 6 languages and 14,832 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Crime films  Gangster films  Fiction  Historical drama  Biographical films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Author of screenplay, Performer, Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Interviewer, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Joel Edgerton
Most widely held works by Joel Edgerton
The great Gatsby by Leonardo DiCaprio ( Visual )
32 editions published in 2013 in English and German and held by 2,741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Great Gatsby follows viable writer Nick Carraway as he leaves the Midwest and comes to New York City in the spring of 1922. Chasing his own American dream, Nick lands next door to Jay Gatsby, and across the bay from his cousin, Daisy, and her husband, Tom Buchanan. Nick is drawn into the captivating world of the rich and their loves and deceits. As he bears witness, he pens a tale of impossible love, incorruptible dreams, and tragedy, and holds a mirror to our own modern times and struggles
Zero dark thirty by Kathryn Bigelow ( Visual )
31 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the decade-long search for Osama bin Laden following the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of Navy SEAL Team 6
Warrior by Joel Edgerton ( Visual )
31 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"An ex-Marine haunted by a tragic past, Tommy Riordan returns home and enlists his father, a recovering alcoholic and his former coach, to train him for an MMA tournament awarding the biggest purse in the history of the sport. Tommy's estranged brother Brendan, a former MMA fighter unable to provide for his family as a public school teacher, also enters the competition. Set on a collision course with each other, the two brothers must finally confront the forces that tore them apart, all the while waging the most intense, winner-takes-all battle of their lives"--Container
The odd life of Timothy Green ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a childless couple buries a box with all of their wishes for an infant in their backyard, their wishes are granted. However, their child, Timothy Green, is not all that he appears
Animal kingdom by David Michôd ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When seventeen year old J's mother dies of an overdose, he calls his grandmother, Janine "Smurf" Cody, who invites him to come live with her. A Ma Barker camouflaged as a cheery suburban grandmother, she dotes on her roguish boys, and looks to add J to the mix. The oldest is Pope, a gunman off his meds, unhinged drug dealer Craig, and baby-faced youngest Darren. The brothers, along with Pope's friend Baz have been running a very successful armed robbery business. J's just looking for a home, but he's caught between the sociopathic Pope and a cold, methodical police sergeant who wants the Cody's bad. Now J must become a survivalist, navigating unsteadily but instinctively between his unscrupulous grandmother and the dirty cops, trying to escape the poisonous grip of both
The thing ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When paleontologist Kate Lloyd travels to an isolated outpost in Antarctica for the expedition of a lifetime, she joins an international team that unearths a remarkable discovery. Their elation quickly turns to fear as they realize that their experiment has freed a mysterious being from its frozen prison. Paranoia spreads like an epidemic as a creature that can mimic anything it touches will pit human against human as it tries to survive and flourish in this spine-tingling thriller
Ned Kelly by Gregor Jordan ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sixteen-year-old Irish immigrant Ned Kelly is sentenced to three years in prison for stealing horse. After his release, he finds work tending to horses owned by Richard Cook, whose wife becomes interested in Ned. Fitzpatrick, is a police officer interested in Ned's sister Kate. When she refuses his advances, Fitzpatrick steals the family's animals. Not being able to go straight, Ned goes on the run and steals from a string of banks to support himself and his gang
The rover ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a world ten years following the collapse of society, the rule of the law has disintegrated and life is cheap. Hardened loner Eric travels the desolate towns and roads of the outback. When a gang of thieves steals his car they leave behind a wounded Rey in their wake. Forcing Rey to help track the gang, Eric will go to any lengths to take back the one possession that still matters to him
Kinky boots ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Inspired by a hilarious true story, this refreshing, feel-good comedy comes from the hit-making team that brought you Calendar Girls! For generations, the Price family has made very sensible, very conservative shoes for men. But to save the business from imminent bankruptcy, young Charlie Price turns to an unlikely new creative consultant; a sassy cross-dressing cabaret singer whose outrageous style and wild designs are a breath of fresh air in the stuffy old factory! Fun and original, it's a must-have movie that proves the best way to fit in is to stand out!"--Container
The square by Nash Edgerton ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ray is in a loveless marriage and hopes to escape the monotony when he begins a torrid affair with next-door neighbor Carla. Although she is married to a low-level mobster, she also seeks a little excitement. Ray's moral values are tested to the limit when Carla presents him with a bag of cash from one of her husband's latest crimes. What was to be an opportunity to take the money and run, soon becomes a matter of arson, murder, and blackmail
Wish you were here ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four friends indulge in a carefree Cambodian holiday, but their sun-soaked retreat quickly takes a horrific turn when one of the travelers disappears. As the search ensues, the others return home, racked with guilt and struggling to return to their daily lives. Does one of them hold the answer to the fate of their lost companion? Tightly-held secrets from their life-altering trip are brought to light, revealing clues to the whereabouts of their missing friend
$9.99 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An unemployed 20-something man finds that the answers to the meaning of life can be found in a book. Soon his path crosses some of his more unusual neighbors, all looking for something missing in their lives
The waiting city ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Ben and Fiona journey to Calcutta to pick up their adopted baby, the intoxicating power of the chaotic city pulls them apart. Forced to confront the rift forming between them, the couple ultimately rediscovers themselves and finds true happiness
Open window ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Living a happy life in Los Angeles, Izzy's life is forever changed when a brutal crime shatters her world. As Izzy battles the nightmares left behind, she finds an inner strength that transforms her and experiences the amazing power of love and forgiveness in surviving the unimaginable
The hard word by Scott Roberts ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hard experience and an unspoken family bond have made brothers, Dale, Frank and Shane masters of their craft - armed robbery. Not long after they are released from prison on bail, they find themselves back behind bars due to an administrative glitch. So when a flashy criminal lawyer presents them with a deal - do a job for him and they will be released, they agree to his terms. Their only rule - no one gets hurt
Whisper by Stewart Hendler ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Confident the ransom will be easy money, ex-con Max kidnaps an 8-year-old boy and escapes to an eerie, deserted cabin in the woods with his fianceĢe and two shady associates. But Max soon realizes that this is no ordinary kidnapping-- and this is no ordinary child. Using haunting supernatural abilities to manipulate the minds of his captors, the boy maliciously turns them against each other in a cruel and deadly game
Zero dark thirty : the greatest manhunt in history ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A chronicle of the decade-long hunt for al-Qaeda terrorist leader Osama bin Laden after the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of the Navy S.E.A.L. Team 6 in May 2011
Erskineville kings ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two years ago, Barky escapes the torment of his drunken and abusive father and headed for the Queensland cane fields, leaving everything that was important to him - his brother, his girlfriend, his life. Now that his father is dead, Barky returns to Sydney, to find his brother Wace, resentful and bitter. Barky soon discovers that if staying home was hard, coming back is even harder. In the Kings Hotel, beer, anger and pain prove to be a dangerous cocktail that sparks a fight between the brothers who are fuelled by rage and a burning need to seek some sort of understanding of life after a death
Acolytes ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and French and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
High-schooler Mark and his friends unearth the grave of a Canadian backpacker in the woods of their suburban town, and while the three teenagers decide to track down the killer, one of them realizes an open opportunity to seek vengeance on the bully who traumatized their younger years
The mysterious geographic explorations of Jasper Morello ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Catalan and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in a world of the Shadowlands, "Jasper Morello" is an epic steampunk adventure in the gothic tradition of Jules Verne and Edgar Allan Poe. This silhouette animation tells the story of Jasper Morello, a disgraced aerial navigator who flees his plague-ridden home on a desperate voyage to redeem himself. His expedition leads him to an island which is home to a monster that may hold the cure for the Plague. The journey back is filled with dangers but Jasper soon discovers that the greatest horror of all lies within man himself
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Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.14 for The rover ... to 0.92 for The Great ...)
English (200)
French (6)
German (5)
Spanish (3)
Catalan (1)
Italian (1)