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Ahmed, Riz 1982-

Works: 69 works in 363 publications in 8 languages and 12,705 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Crime films  Film sequels  Film adaptations  Television crime shows  Rap (Music)  Television mini-series 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Riz Ahmed
Rogue One by Gareth Edwards( Visual )

31 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 2,514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a period of great conflict, a group of unlikely heroes led by Jyn Erso, a daring fugitive, and Cassian Andor, a rebel spy, band together on a desperate mission to steal the plans to the Death Star, the Empire's ultimate weapon of destruction
Nightcrawler by Dan Gilroy( Visual )

37 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pulse-pounding thriller set in the nocturnal underbelly of contemporary Los Angeles. Jake Gyllenhaal stars as Lou Bloom, a driven young man desperate for work who discovers the high-speed world of L.A. crime journalism. Finding a group of freelance camera crews who film crashes, fires, murder and other mayhem, Lou muscles into the cut-throat, dangerous realm of nightcrawling, where each police siren wail equals a possible windfall and victims are converted into dollars and cents
Jason Bourne by Paul Greengrass( Visual )

22 editions published in 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jason Bourne, the CIA's most dangerous former operative, now remembers who he truly is and comes out of hiding to uncover more hidden truths about his past
Closed circuit by Eric Bana( Visual )

13 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One morning, a busy London market is decimated by an explosion. In the manhunt that follows, only one member of the suspected terrorist cell survives: Farroukh Erdogan, who is arrested and jailed. Martin and Claudia are lawyers and ex-lovers who find themselves bound together again and put at risk after they join the defense team for an international terrorist's trial
The reluctant fundamentalist by Kiefer Sutherland( Visual )

25 editions published between 2012 and 2018 in English and German and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an American academic in Pakistan is kidnapped by anti-American radicals, the CIA thinks popular young Pakistani professor Changez is involved. But as Changez tells his story about his life in the US to an American foreign correspondent, the truth becomes harder to pin down
The night of by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

21 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An HBO limited series. After a night of partying with a female stranger, a man wakes up to find her stabbed to death and he is charged with her murder
The road to Guantanamo by Michael Winterbottom( Visual )

41 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trio of British Muslims vacationing in Afghanistan shortly after 9/11 are captured by the American military and sent to the Guantánamo Bay detainment camp. For the next two years, they are imprisoned without any charges officially being filed. They are tortured and interrogated relentlessly, in hopes of getting them to "confess" their nonexistent link to Al-Qaida. A fictionalized account of the actual experiences of "The Tipton Three," incorporating interviews, news footage and extensive reenactments by professional actors
Four lions by Christopher Morris( Visual )

38 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A whip-smart, slapstick comedy ... takes aim at Jihadi suicide bombers and illuminates the war on terror through satire and farce. Follow five inept aspiring terrorists on their quest to strike a blow, and how they demonstrate that terrorism may be about ideology, but it can also be about idiots."
The Hamilton mixtape by Lin-Manuel Miranda( Recording )

13 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the highest selling Broadway albums that was written by Lin-Manuel Miranda
Trishna( Visual )

20 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trishna lives with her family in a village in Rajasthan and works in a resort to help pay the family bills. Jay is the wealthy son of a property developer. When Jay takes up managing resorts, he meets Trishna and wins her affection. They move to Mumbai, but problems arise when his deep family bond threatens their bliss
Una by Ruby Stokes( Visual )

3 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A grown woman confronts an older man, her former neighbor, to find out why he abandoned her after they had a sexual relationship when she was thirteen
Wired( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fast-paced thriller which delves into the murky world of high-risk bank fraud. Louise is a young, fun-loving single mother who's been recently promoted. But unsuspecting Louise has been targeted as part of a conspiracy to coerce her into facilitating a 250million internet bank theft. At the heart of her troubles is best friend Anna, who has been seduced by the glamour of the criminal underworld and is persuaded to divulge the secrets of Louise's murky past to her devious boyfriend
Shifty( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shifty, a young crack cocaine dealer in London, sees his life quickly spiral out of control when his best friend returns home. Stalked by a customer desperate to score at all costs, and with his family about to turn their back on him for good, Shifty must out-run and out-smart a rival drug dealer, intent on setting him up for a big fall. As his long time friend Chris, confronts the dark past he left behind him, Shifty is forced to face up to the violent future he's hurtling towards
Ill manors( Visual )

11 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verschillende verhaallijnen die zich afspelen in de achterbuurt Forest Gate in Oost-Londen waar je als nietsvermoedende burger niet veilig over straat kan: verpauperde torenflats, dealers, hoertjes, gangsters en absolute trouw aan de bendeleider
Cashmere by Swet Shop Boys( Recording )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una und Ray( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in German and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Einst hatten der Mittdreißiger Ray (Ben Mendelsohn) und die 13-jährige Una (Ruby Stokes) eine leidenschaftliche Affäre. Die verbotene Beziehung zwischen den beiden ging zu Ende, als Ray Una bei der gemeinsamen Flucht schließlich sitzen ließ, anschließend wurde er verhaftet und zu einer vierjährigen Gefängnisstrafe verurteilt. Doch dann entdeckt Una (jetzt: Rooney Mara) Ray 15 Jahre später zufällig auf einem Zeitungsausschnitt wieder und taucht so eines Tages unangekündigt an Rays Arbeitsstelle auf. Seit er seine Strafe abgesessen hat, hat der seinen Namen geändert und geheiratet und versucht, ein ganz normales Leben als leitender Angestellter in einer Fabrik zu führen. Während Ray mit der Vergangenheit und ihrer Liaison abgeschlossen hat, ist Una noch nicht über die Beziehung hinweg. Für sie besteht noch einiges an Klärungsbedarf
Dead set by Yann Demange( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's eviction night at the Big Brother house, but something very strange is happening; the dead are coming alive and attacking the living. When zombies attack all of the audience outside, the Big Brother contestants are unaware of the death outside the fan-proof (and zombie-proof) big brother house until the show's runner, Kelly, comes into the house and warns them of the doom outside
Movies that matter : 10 years( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in Multiple languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

State of play ; Closed circuit ; Spy game ; Breach( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

State of play: A petty thief and a pizza deliveryman are gunned down in an alley. A US Congressman's assistant falls in front of a subway train - three seemingly unrelated deaths. The dead assistant was the chief researcher for Congressman Stephen Collins, spearheading hearings into the role of private security firm PointCorp. She was also his lover. Cal McAffrey, a rumpled, old-school metro reporter at the Washington Globe is covering the first story. He was Collins' college roommate, and had a brief affair with Anne, Collins' wife. Their personal history may be exploited, as Cal spies a conspiracy waiting to be uncovered. Teamed with aspiring young Globe political blogger Della Frye by his crusty editor, evidence begins to pile up, and new pieces start to fall into place. Leads are run down, supporting reporters are brought in, as Cal and Della work together in an attempt to connect the dots before the clock runs out. Cal will discover at least one truth: when fortunes are at stake, no one's integrity, love, or life is safe
Britz( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Arabic and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A gritty and unflinching contemporary thriller about two young British Muslims, a brother and a sister, both pulled in radically different directions by their conflicting personal experiences in post 9/11 Britain."--Container
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Ahmed, Rizwan.

Riz Ahmed

Riz Ahmed acteur

Riz Ahmed attore e rapper britannico

Riz Ahmed britischer MC, Musiker und Schauspieler

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Riz Ahmed pemeran laki-laki asal Britania Raya

Riz MC

Rizwan Ahmed

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