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Schreiber, Liev

Works: 520 works in 1,232 publications in 8 languages and 64,183 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Television plays  Television adaptations  Parodies, imitations, etc  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Director, Commentator, Performer, Author, Scenarist, Author of screenplay, Artist, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Liev Schreiber
Salt by Phillip Noyce( Visual )
35 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As a CIA officer, Evelyn Salt swore an oath to duty, honor and country. Her loyalty will be tested when a defector accuses her of being a Russian spy. Salt goes on the run, using all her skills and years of experience as a covert operative to elude capture. Her efforts to prove her innocence only serve to cast doubt on her motives, as the hunt to uncover the truth behind her identity continues
X-Men origins by Gavin Hood( Visual )
42 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Somewhere in the wilds of northwest Canada in the early 1800s, Logan and Victor, two half-brothers with special powers grow up amid violence. Eventually they will become the near-indestructible warriors known as Wolverine and Sabretooth. William Stryker is a sinister government operative whose Weapon X program experiments keep pulling Wolverine back in. Kayla Silverfox shares a peaceful Canadian co-existence with Wolverine as he tries to drop out of the program. Along the way, Wolverine encounters many mutants, both familiar and new
Defiance by Nechama Tec( Visual )
22 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The deep forests of Poland and Belorussia are the domain of the occupying Germans during World War II. The three Bielski brothers go into the forests to undertake the impossible task of foraging for food, weapons and survival, not just for themselves but for a large mass of Polish Jews fleeing from the German war machine. The brothers, living with the fear of discovery, must contend with neighboring Soviet partisans and deciding whom to trust. They take on the responsibility of guardians and motivate hundreds of women, men, children and elderly to join their fight against the Nazi regime while hiding in makeshift homes in the dark, cold, unforgiving forest. At the same time, the brothers turn a band of war defectors into powerful freedom fighters. Based on true events
The sum of all fears by Phil Alden Robinson( Visual )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
CIA agent Jack Ryan finds himself in a race against time to stop terrorists who plan to ignite a war between the U.S. and Russia by detonating a nuclear bomb at the Super Bowl game
The butler ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspired by a true story, Cecil Gaines is a devoted husband, father, and White House butler who served eight Presidential administrations during the turbulent politics and civil rights battles of twentieth century America
The painted veil by Naomi Watts( Visual )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the 1920s. A young English couple, Walter a middle class doctor and Kitty, an upper-class woman, get married for all the wrong reasons and relocate to Shanghai. Kitty falls in love with someone else. When Walter discovers her infidelity, in an act of vengeance, he accepts a job in a remote village in China that is being ravaged by a deadly epidemic. He takes his wife along and their journey brings meaning to their relationship and gives them purpose in one of the most remote and beautiful places on earth
Kate & Leopold by James Mangold( Visual )
31 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kate and her actor brother live in 21st century New York. Her ex-boyfriend, Stuart, has found a spot near the Brooklyn Bridge where there is a gap in time--one can return to the 19th century. Stuart goes back to the 1870s and takes pictures, then is followed back to New York by Leopold. Leopold gets help with fitting into the 21st century from Kate's brother Charlie, and meets Kate herself. Kate is climbing the corporate ladder in advertising, but her growing feelings for Leopold cause her to reevaluate her priorities in life
America the story of us ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A riveting adventure of how America was invented. 'America the story of us' focuses on the people, ideas and events that built our nation, covering 400 years of American history in the most extensive and in-depth television series ever produced by History. Sharing their thoughts on the building of America, and what it means to be an American, are a world-class group of individuals including Tom Brokaw, Michael Douglas, Meryl Streep, Buzz Aldrin, Colin Powell, Donald Trump, John Legend, Melissa Etheridge, Brian Williams and more"--Container
Surviving the Dust Bowl ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 1,522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The draught of 1931 brought financial and emotional ruin to thousands of families in the Southern Plains. The dust bowl was America's worst ecological disaster
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A contemporary adaptation of Shakespeare's epic story of passion, betrayal and revenge. The president of the Denmark Corporation is dead, and already his wife is remarried to the man suspected of his murder. No one is more troubled by this than her son, Hamlet. Now, after this hostile takeover, trust is impossible, passion is on the rise and vengeance is in the air
Love in the time of cholera by Mike Newell( Visual )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Florentino is a poetry-writing telegraph operator who lives in a Central American city. He spots the graceful Fermina while making his rounds, and finds himself in love. While Florentino's mother encourages the courtship, Fermina's father absolutely forbids it. Years pass, and the well-born Dr. Urbino treats Fermina for a case of cholera. When Urbino proposes, Fermina accepts. A distraught Florentino decides to wait. With the help of his uncle, he amasses wealth of his own. All the while, he drifts from woman to woman, never really finding what he is looking for in a woman. After five decades of waiting, he gets a second chance to win Fermina's heart
The Manchurian candidate by John Frankenheimer( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1,304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When his army unit is ambushed during the first Gulf War, Sergeant Raymond Shaw saves his fellow soldiers just as his commanding officer, Major Ben Marco, is knocked unconscious. Using the incident for political gain, Shaw eventually becomes a vice-presidential nominee, but Marco is haunted by dreams of what really happened in Iraq. As Marco investigates, the story begins to unravel. He begins to figure that the entire unit was kidnapped and brainwashed as part of a plot to get Shaw into the White House. Now the Manchurian Global corporation appears desperate to stop him from finding out
Everything is illuminated by Liev Schreiber( Visual )
23 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 1,251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young American man, with the help of a local who speaks weirdly broken English, journeys to find the woman who saved his grandfather during World War II in a Ukrainian village that was ultimately razed by the Nazis
The Jewish Americans ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the 350 year saga of immigrants who gradually wove themselves into the fabric of American life without abandoning their traditions
The omen by Richard Donner( Visual )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and German and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes behind the scenes features, interviews and more -- Container
Taking Woodstock by Ang Lee( Visual )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1969, Elliot Tiber, an interior designer living in Greenwich Village, New York, has to move back upstate to help his parents run their dilapidated Catskills motel, The El Monaco. Upon hearing that a planned music and arts festival has lost its permit from the neighboring town of Wallkill, NY, Elliot calls producer Michael Lang at Woodstock Ventures to offer his family's motel to the promoters and generate business. Three weeks later half a million people are on their way to his neighbor's farm
The Manchurian candidate by Paramount Pictures Corporation( Visual )
15 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and German and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Gulf War hero is brainwashed and used as a tool in a political conspiracy
Jakob the Liar by Robin Williams( Visual )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Nazi-occupied Poland a poor Jewish cafe owner invents fictitious news bulletins about Allied advances against the Nazis. These lies keep hope and humor alive among the ghetto inhabitants
Repo men by Miguel Sapochnik( Visual )
13 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
About a weathered repo man in desolate downtown Los Angeles, and the nihilistic middle-class punk he takes under his wing. The job becomes more than either of them bargained for when they get involved in reclaiming a mysterious, and other worldly, Chevy Malibu with a hefty reward attached to it. Featuring the ultimate early-eighties L.A. punk soundtrack, this grungily hilarious odyssey is a politically trenchant take on President Reagan?s domestic and foreign policy
Scream 2 by Wes Craven( Visual )
15 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Away at college, Sidney Prescott (Neve Campbell) thought she'd put the murders that shattered her life behind her, until a copy cat killer begins acting out a real-life sequel
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Alternative Names
Schreiber, Isaac Liev.
Schreiber, Isaac Liev 1967-
English (263)
French (20)
German (15)
Spanish (5)
Turkish (2)
Italian (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Dutch (1)