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Toub, Shaun

Overview
Works: 33 works in 118 publications in 4 languages and 9,958 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film and video adaptations  Superhero films  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Action and adventure films  Juvenile works  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Shaun Toub
Iron Man by Jon Favreau( Visual )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 3,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy industrialist is held captive in enemy territory and escapes by building a high-tech suit. When he returns home, he decides to use his money, talents, and suit to save the world
The kite runner by Marc Foster( Visual )

28 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and German and held by 2,858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a divided country on the verge of war, two childhood friends, Amir and Hassan, are about to be torn apart forever. It's a glorious afternoon in Kabul and the skies are bursting with the exhilarating joy of a kite-fighting tournament. But in the aftermath of the day's victory, one boy's fearful act of betrayal will mark their lives forever and set in motion an epic quest for redemption. Now, after 20 years of living in America, Amir returns to a perilous Afghanistan under the Taliban's iron-fisted rule to face the secrets that still haunt him and take one last daring chance to set things right
The nativity story by Keisha -- Isaac, Oscar Castle-Hughes( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Begins with the slaughter of Bethlehem's innocents under orders from a paranoid King Herod. Go back a year to the prophecy that informs Zechariah that his wife, Elizabeth, will bear a child. Elizabeth's cousin, the adolescent Mary, struggles with her family to make ends meet and is promised to the carpenter Joseph. Mary is told by the angel Gabriel that she will carry, while still a virgin, the long-awaited Messiah who will liberate the Jews from Herod and his Roman benefactors. Joseph and Mary travel to Bethlehem. Three Magi spend months crossing the desert trying to rendezvous at some point below the convergence of three heavenly bodies in the night sky. Friendship and trust emerges between Mary and Joseph after he is told in a dream that she speaks truthfully about her miraculous pregnancy
The last airbender by M. Night Shyamalan( Visual )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,526 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
Crash by Paul Haggis( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Crash" tells interlocking stories of whites, blacks, Latinos, Koreans, Iranians, cops and criminals, the rich and the poor, the powerful and powerless, crashing against one another other like pinballs in contemporary Los Angeles. They are all defined in one way or another by racism, all victims of it, all guilty of it. The way they all leap to conclusions based on race ensures that they will learn things--mostly about themselves--and pay a price for that knowledge. In the end, they are better people because of what has happened to them. Not happier, not calmer, not even wiser, but better
Maryam( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1979 and Mary, an Iranian-American teenager is pursuing fun and romance in the New Jersey suburbs. Her strict father forbids her to date and live life like a normal teenager. But her world is changed when her fundamentalist Muslim cousin, Ali, comes to live with her family at the same time that Americans are taken hostage in Iran. Now Mary has to come to terms with her own unique, culturally-divided identity
Land of plenty by Wim Wenders( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and French and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In post-September 11 America an uncle and his neice take a road trip, she to return the body of murdered Muslim man to his family, and her uncle believing the man was a terrorist wants to locate his terrorist cell
The kite runner Les cerfs-volants de Kaboul by Marc Forster( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and French and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a divided country on the verge of war, two childhood friends, Amir and Hassan, are about to be torn apart forever. It's a glorious afternoon in Kabul and the skies are bursting with the exhilarating joy of a kite-fighting tournament. But in the aftermath of the day's victory, one boy's fearful act of betrayal will mark their lives forever and set in motion an epic quest for redemption. Now, after twenty years of living in America, Amir returns to a perilous Afghanistan under the Taliban's iron-fisted rule to face the secrets that still haunt him and take one last daring chance to set things right
Drachenläufer( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in German and Undetermined and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kabul, 1978. Amir, Sohn eines angesehenen Afghanen, und Hassan, Sohn seines Hausdieners, sind Freunde. Doch das Band zerbricht, als Amir Hassan nicht zu Hilfe kommt, wie dieser von anderen Jugendlichen grausam erniedrigt wird. Nach dem Einmarsch der sowjetischen Armee fliehen Amir und sein Vater in die USA. Jahre später holt ihn die Vergangenheit ein, bietet sich ihm die Chance zur Wiedergutmachung und seelischen Befreiung. (Quelle: CeDe-Shop)
Swinging with the Finkels( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy London couple decide to take up swinging in an attempt to save their struggling marriage
Cometas en el cielo by Marc Forster( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuando jóvenes , AMir y Hassan eran amigos inseparables, hasta que un fatal acontecimiento los separa. Años después, Amir se embarca en una peligrosa búsqueda para reparar los errores del pasado -y rescatarse a si mismo de maneras inesperadas- mostrando un gran coraje y devoción hacia su amigo
El Hombre de hierro Iron Man( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy industrialist is held captive in enemy territory and escapes by building a high-tech suit made of armor. When he returns home, he decides to use his money, talents, and suit to save the world
Set up by Mike Gunther ( '11 ) Movie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of friends plan out a detailed heist that turns deadly when one betrays the others by taking off with the goods. Taking matters into his own hands, Sonny seeks out his revenge, teaming up with the most dangerous mob boss in town to get back what is rightfully his. When he finally comes face-to-face with his longtime friend, he will be forced to make a life-changing choice
El nacimiento de Jesús The nativity story by Catherine Hardwicke( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuenta la magnífica e inigualable historia de dos grandiosos personajes, María y José. Un acontecimiento milagroso y un arduo viaje que definiría el nacimiento de Jesús y su verdadera historia. El aclamado escritor Mike Rich ha creado un profundo movimiento , una historia espiritualmente evocativa y humanamente enriquecedora acerca de los orígenes del suceso religioso más importante y de nuestro Señor Jesucristo
Drachenläufer : "es gibt eine Möglichkeit, es wieder gutzumachen"( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Kite Runner Drachenläufer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kabul, 1978. Amir, Sohn eines angesehenen Afghanen, und Hassan, Sohn seines Hausdieners, sind Freunde. Doch das Band zerbricht, als Amir Hassan nicht zu Hilfe kommt, wie dieser von anderen Jugendlichen grausam erniedrigt wird. Nach dem Einmarsch der sowjetischen Armee fliehen Amir und sein Vater in die USA. Jahre später holt ihn die Vergangenheit ein, bietet sich ihm die Chance zur Wiedergutmachung und seelischen Befreiung. (Quelle: CeDe-Shop)
Les cerfs-volants de Kaboul by Marc Forster( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in French and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conduit par la peur, Amir trahit son ami... Vingt ans plus tard, dans un pays marqué par les Taliban, il revient à la recherche du pardon... A voir pour le beau jeu des enfants, apprentis comédiens afghans
Drachenläufer( )

1 edition published in 2009 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The kite runner "there is a way to be good again" ; based upon the book by Khaled Hosseini( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Kite Runner tells the story of Amir, a boy from the Wazir Akbar Khan district of Kabul, who is haunted by the guilt of betraying his childhood friend Hassan, the son of his father's Hazara servant. The story is set against a backdrop of tumultuous events, from the fall of the monarchy in Afghanistan through the Soviet invasion, the mass exodus of refugees to Pakistan and the United States, and the rise of the Taliban regime (wikipedia.org)
Die Legende von Aang = The last Airbender( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Shaun Toub acteur américain

Shaun Toub Amerikaans acteur

Shaun Toub amerikansk skådespelare

Shaun Toub amerikansk skodespelar

Shaun Toub amerikansk skuespiller

Shaun Toub attore statunitense

Shaun Toub iranisch-US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Σάουν Τουμπ

Тоуб, Шон

שון טאוב

شان طوب بازیگر آمریکایی

شاون طوب

숀 토브

ショーン・トーブ

Languages
English (83)

German (10)

French (6)

Spanish (5)

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