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Schreiber, Liev

Works: 444 works in 1,073 publications in 8 languages and 59,556 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Melodrama  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Biography  Parodies, imitations, etc  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Director, Commentator, Performer, Scenarist, Artist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Liev Schreiber
The Manchurian candidate by John Frankenheimer ( Visual )
29 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Gulf war hero is brainwashed and used as a tool in a political conspiracy
Salt by Phillip Noyce ( Visual )
34 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,090 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 )
45 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,004 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 )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The deep forests of Poland and Belarus 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 Tom Clancy ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,841 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
Kate & Leopold by Hugh Jackman ( Visual )
28 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,659 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
The painted veil ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,658 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
Surviving the Dust Bowl ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 1,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The drought of 1931 brought financial and emotional ruin to thousands of families in the Southern Plains. Dust Bowl was America's worst ecological disaster
America the story of us ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,500 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
Hamlet by Michael Almereyda ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,396 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 )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set on the Caribbean coast of South America, this love story brings together Fermina Daza, her distinguished husband, and a man who has secretly loved her for more than fifty years
Lee Daniels' the butler ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,241 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
Everything is illuminated by Liev Schreiber ( Visual )
28 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,238 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 )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 939 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
Taking Woodstock by Ang Lee ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 909 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
Repo men by Miguel Sapochnik ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Humans have extended and improved our lives through highly sophisticated and expensive mechanical organs created by a company called The Union. The dark side of these medical breakthroughs is that if you don't pay your bill, The Union sends its highly skilled repo men to take back its property, with no concern for your comfort or survival
The omen by John Moore ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and German and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robert and Katherine Thorn are as loving of parents as any young boy could ask for, but as fate would have it, their new son Damien is far from the typical child. As the mysterious boy's growth begins to share frightening parallels with the Biblical passages detailing the rise of the Antichrist, and the lives of all who seek to reveal his true nature are cut gruesomely short, Robert and Katherine are forced to face the horrifying prospect that their child has been sent from Satan to hasten the fall of modern civilization, and that there is little they can do to curb his prophesied path of ultimate destruction
Scream 2 by Wes Craven ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this sequel to Scream, Sidney Prescott thought she'd put the murders that shattered her life behind her, until a copy cat killer begins acting out a real life sequel
Ulysses S. Grant warrior, president ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This biography of Ulysses S. Grant paints a nuanced portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders. The greatest hero of the Civil War, Grant was a brilliant military strategist who rose from obscurity to a rank held previously only by George Washington. Propelled into the White House by his battlefield success, Grant lacked the political skills to deal with the issues of the era: reconstructing the South and managing the nation's rapidly expanding economy. His two terms were rocked by bitter racial conflict and corruption scandals. Seven years after leaving office, Grant was financially ruined by the collapse of an investment house in which he had placed his assets. He spent his final days in a race against time as he battled cancer while finishing his epic war memoirs
The Bible's buried secrets ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents archaeological scholarship from the Holy Land to explore the beginnings of modern religion and the origins of the Hebrew Bible, also known as the Old Testament. This archaeological detective story tackles some of the biggest questions in biblical studies: Where did the ancient Israelites come from? Who wrote the Bible, when, and why? How did the worship of one God--the foundation of modern Judaism, Christianity, and Islam--emerge?
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Alternative Names
Schreiber, Isaac Liev.
Schreiber, Isaac Liev, 1967-
English (273)
French (20)
German (14)
Spanish (10)
Italian (4)
Multiple languages (3)
Turkish (2)
Japanese (1)