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Dafoe, Willem

Overview
Works: 557 works in 3,320 publications in 15 languages and 86,657 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Juvenile works  Animated films  Superhero films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  War films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Interviewee, Other, Artist, Commentator, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Willem Dafoe
Finding Nemo by Andrew Stanton( Visual )

90 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 5,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Nemo, a young clownfish, is unexpectedly carried far from home, his overprotective father, Marlin, and Dory, a friendly but forgetful regal blue tang fish, embark on an epic journey that leads to encounters with vegetarian sharks, surfer dude turtles, hypnotic jellyfish and hungry seagulls!
Platoon by Oliver Stone( Visual )

213 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 4,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Platoon is the story of every soldier whose innocence was lost in the war torn jungles of Vietnam. Chris Taylor arrives in Vietnam and quickly discovers that his worst enemies are not just the Viet Cong, but gnawing fear, physical exhaustion and the anger growing within himself. Sgts. Barnes and Elias draw a fine line between the war they wage against the enemy and each other, dangerously dividing the loyalty of the platoon
Spider-man 2 by Sam Raimi( Visual )

94 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 4,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being bitten by a radioactive spider on a school field trip, Peter Parker finds himself gaining spider-like qualities. Adopting the name Spider-Man, Peter first uses his new skills to make money, but when the Green Goblin, another altered super-human, kills Peter's uncle, he swears to use his "spider-skills" to fight evil. Along the way he has to juggle a new job as a local reporter, and a budding romance with a beautiful former-classmate, MJ
The English patient by Anthony Minghella( Visual )

142 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the end of World War II, a mysterious, horribly burned man who claims not to remember his name, known only as the "English patient," lies near death in an Italian villa. He is cared for by a quietly desperate young nurse, Hana, herself a victim of the war. With her at the villa are Kip, a young Sikh bomb-disposal expert, and a shadowy thief with bandaged hands named Caravaggio. The key to the burned man's past may lie in his commonplace book, a volume of Herodotus, and its intimations of the sacred whirlwind of a great, mysterious, passionate, and tragically doomed love, which trapped two unsuspecting people, forever
The Grand Budapest Hotel by Wes Anderson( Visual )

36 editions published in 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance painting and the battle for an enormous family fortune
The fault in our stars by Josh Boone( Visual )

31 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 2,583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hazel and Gus share a sarcastic sense of humor, a distaste for the conventional, and ultimately a love that sweeps them on an unforgettable journey. Although the two teens face unlikely challenges, their courage and dedication to each other prove that while life isn't perfect, love can still be extraordinary in this powerfully moving film based on John Green's New York Times best-selling novel
Mississippi burning by Alan Parker( Visual )

103 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Mississippi in 1964, this is a fictionalized version of the case of the murder of three young civil rights workers, the FBI's attempts to find the missing boys and the clash between the authorities and the locals in a Klan-dominated town
Inside man by Spike Lee( Visual )

32 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NYPD Detective Keith Frazier struggles to outsmart Dalton, a high-stakes bank robber who, along with a well-trained crew of accomplices, has seized control of a Wall Street bank. The robbers turn what initially looks like a hostage crisis into a personal crusade to expose some mysterious evil secrets. As the dangerous cat-and-mouse game unfolds, Madaline, a power broker with her own agenda, emerges and injects even more instability into an already volatile situation
Clear and present danger by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

55 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CIA deputy intelligence director, Jack Ryan, finds recovering laundered drug money from the Colombian cartel isn't as dangerous as the power games in the nation's capitol
The aviator by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 1,977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Howard Hughes was a rich young man from Texas, heir to his father's fortune, when he decided he wanted to make movies. Age 21, he made the most expensive Hollywood film ever (at the time); and went on to break air-speed records, make another fortune in aircraft design, smash Charles Lindbergh's round-the-world flight record, and be romantically linked with almost all of Hollywood's famous beauties. Nevertheless, he died alone, sealed into a room he never left, the victim of compulsions that drove him to greatness, while containing the seeds of his undoing
The life aquatic with Steve Zissou by Wes Anderson( Visual )

32 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Internationally renowned oceanographer Steve Zissou and his crew - Team Zissou - set sail on an expedition to hunt down the mysterious, always elusive, possibly non-existant Jaguar Shark that supposedly killed Zissou's partner during the documentary filming of their latest adventure. On this journey, Steve's crew are joined by a young airline co-pilot, who may or may not be Zissou's son, a beautiful journalist who has been assigned to write a profile of Zissou, and Eleanor, Zissou's estranged wife and co-producer. They face overwhelming complications including pirates, kidnapping, and bankruptcy
The last temptation of Christ by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

114 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this controversial movie, Jesus, as both fully human and fully divine, is viewed as free of sin but subject to all temptations, including sexual ones
John Carter by Andrew Stanton( Visual )

18 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Carter, a war-weary former military captain, is inexplicably transported to Mars and reluctantly becomes embroiled in an epic conflict. It's a world on the brink of collapse, and Carter rediscovers his humanity when he realizes the survival of Barsoom and its people rests in his hands
Born on the Fourth of July by Raymond J Barry( Visual )

54 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Ron Kovic, a young man who volunteered for the Vietnam War, was wounded, and returned paralyzed from the mid-chest down. He later became a new voice for those disenchanted with the war
John Wick by Chad Stahelski( Visual )

25 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When sadistic young thugs senselessly attack a brilliantly lethal ex-assassin, they have no idea that they've just awakened the boogeyman. With New York City as his bullet-riddled playground, Wick embarks on a merciless rampage, hunting down his adversaries with the skill and ruthlessness that made him an underworld legend
The Great Wall by Matt Damon( Visual )

28 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and German and held by 1,702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

European mercenaries searching for black powder become embroiled in the defense of the Great Wall of China against a horde of monstrous creatures
Fantastic Mr. Fox by Roald Dahl( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three farmers, each one meaner than the other, try all-out warfare to get rid of the fox and his family
A most wanted man by Anton Corbijn( Visual )

28 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"German intelligence agent Gunther Bachmann (Philip Seymour Hoffman, in his final starring role) must race against time to solve a perilous mystery: Is the half-Chechen, half-Russian Muslim who's surfaced in Hamburg a victim seeking refuge, or a terrorist seeking revenge?"--Container
American psycho by Mary Harron( Visual )

82 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young, handsome man with a Harvard education and success on Wall Street has terrible urges that take him in pursuit of women, greed, and murder
Finding Dory by Andrew Stanton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1,574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Dory, the forgetful blue tang, suddenly remembers she has a family who may be looking for her, she, Marlin, and Nemo take off on a life-changing quest to find them, with help from Hank, a cantankerous octopus; Bailey, a beluga whale who's convinced his biological sonar skills are on the fritz; and Destiny, a nearsighted whale shark! Dive into the movie overflowing with unforgettable characters, dazzling animation, and gallons of fun! Includes two blu-rays and a DVD
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The aviator
Alternative Names
Dafoe, William.

Dafoe, William 1955-

Vilem Dafo

Vilems Defo amerikāņu aktieris

Willem Dafoe

Willem Dafoe acteur américain

Willem Dafoe actor american

Willem Dafoe actor estadounidense

Willem Dafoe actor estatunidenc

Willem Dafoe aktor amerikan

Willem Dafoe aktor amerykański

Willem Dafoe Amerikaans acteur

Willem Dafoe attore statunitense

Willem Dafoe pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Willem Dafoe US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Willem Dafoe yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Γουίλεμ Νταφόε

Вилем Дафо

Віллем Дефо

Уиллем Дефо американский театральный и киноактёр, актёр озвучания

Уилям Дефо

Ուիլեմ Դեֆո

וילם דפו

וילם דפו שחקן אמריקאי

ويليم دافو

ويليم دافو ممثل أمريكي

ویلم دافو صداپیشه و بازیگر آمریکایی

विलेम डाफ़ो

უილემ დეფო

윌럼 대포

ウィレム・デフォー

威廉·德福

威廉·達佛

威廉迪科

威廉達福

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Spider-man 2The English patientMississippi burningInside manClear and present dangerThe aviatorThe last temptation of ChristBorn on the Fourth of JulyAmerican psycho