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Curtis, Richard 1956-

Overview
Works: 228 works in 1,509 publications in 16 languages and 29,827 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Romance films  Film adaptations  Television comedies  War films  History  Television programs  Science fiction films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Author, Producer, Scenarist, Restager , Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Creator, Performer, fmd, Actor, Film editor, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Richard Curtis
 
Most widely held works by Richard Curtis
Bridget Jones the edge of reason by Beeban Kidron( Visual )

58 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Fielding's reinterpretation of Austen's Pride and Prejudice, slightly overweight 30-something London single woman Bridget Jones (Zellweger) is goodhearted, insecure, bumbling, and desperate-to-be-attached. On New Year's Day Bridget resolves to cut down on alcohol, cigarettes, and sweets, lose 20 pounds, and find a man, all while recording her progress and thoughts in a journal. She soon catches the eye of Daniel Cleaver (Grant) and Mark Darcy (Firth)-- and must discover whether either man is her Mr. Right
War horse by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

29 editions published in 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in rural England and Europe during the First World War, the story begins with the friendship between a horse named Joey and a young man called Albert, who tames and trains him. When they are forcefully parted, the film follows the journey of the horse as he moves through the war, changing and inspiring the lives of all those he meets; British cavalry, German soldiers, and a French farmer and his granddaughter
Love actually by Michael Dean( Visual )

80 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's all about love and holiday cheer in London. The Prime Minister is smitten with his caterer; a widower's young son nurses the ultimate schoolboy crush; a writer falls for his Portuguese housekeeper; a devoted wife and mother copes with her potentially unfaithful husband; and a lovelorn American is desperately attracted to a colleague
The vicar of Dibley by BBC( Visual )

77 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The handsome stranger: Gerry is fed up with all the "townies" buying weekend cottages in Dibley. Then she meets one particularly charming newcomer. The vicar in white: After presiding over the marriages of hundred of other people, it appears Gerry's big day has finally arrived
About time by Richard Curtis( Visual )

47 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The night after another unsatisfactory New Year party, Tim's ... father ... tells his son that the men in his family have always had the ability to travel through time. Tim can't change history, but he can change what happens and has happened in his own life--so he decides to make his world a better place ... by getting a girlfriend. But as his unusual life progresses, Tim discovers that his unique gift can't save him from the sorrows and ups and downs that affect all families, everywhere"--Container
Notting Hill by Roger Michell( Visual )

59 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's most famous movie star falls in love with a small-time bookstore owner
Blackadder remastered by Richard Boden( Visual )

162 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The many generations of the Blackadder family: one Edmund, Duke of Edinburgh (alias the Black Adder), the Elizabethan bastard Lord Edmund, the Regency-era Edmund (valet & butler to the Prince Regent), and Captain Blackadder, fighting a losing battle in WWI
Four Weddings and a Funeral by Mike Newell( Visual )

109 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romance of two people whose relationship develops over the course of four weddings and a funeral
Rowan Atkinson is Mr. Bean : the whole Bean by John Howard Davies( Visual )

160 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Trouble with Mr. Bean, Mr. Bean spends the morning at the dentist's, and later in the park has a nasty encounter with a wasp. In Mr. Bean Rides Again, Mr. Bean tries to jump start a man who has just had a heart attack. Later, he climbs into a mailbox, and then takes an airplane trip sitting next to a nauseated little boy
Pirate radio( Visual )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rogue band of DJs captivate Britain in the 1960s. The music they play defines a generation and the DJs stand up to a government that, incomprehensibly, preferred jazz. The Count is a big, brash, American god of the airwaves; Quentin is the boss of Radio Rock. Radio rock is a pirate radio station situated in the middle of the North Atlantic that's populated by an eclectic crew of rock and roll DJs that include: Gavin, the greatest DJ in Britain who has just returned from his drug tour of America who wants to reclaim his rightful position; Dave, an ironic, intelligent and cruelly funny co-broadcaster; and a fearsome British government official out for blood against the drug takers and lawbreakers of a once-great nation
The girl in the café by David Yates( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lawrence is a shy civil servant working for the Chancellor of the Exchequer. He meets the mysterious Gina in a cafe opposite Downing Street, and invites her to accompany him on a romantic mini-break to the G8 meeting in Reykjavik, Iceland
Nuclear lessons : an examination of nuclear power's safety, economic, and political record by Richard Curtis( Book )

11 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in English and Japanese and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four weddings and a funeral by Cherry Gilchrist( Book )

51 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retelling of the novelization of the British romantic comedy film about friendship, love and marriage in 1990s England. Charles and Carrie's relationship develops over the course of four weddings and a funeral. Includes activities
Mary and Martha( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two very different women, an upscale American named Mary and a middle-class Englishwoman named Martha, form an unlikely bond following the losses of their only children from malaria contracted in Africa. Battling their lingering grief and the strains on their marriages, the two work together to raise awareness of malaria while recovering their sense of purpose. A story of how ordinary people can make a difference in influencing social policy and affecting positive change
Trash by Stephen Daldry( Visual )

14 editions published in 2015 in 5 languages and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

På en af Rio de Janeiros lossepladser finder 14-årige Raphael en pung med ikke så få penge. Men pungen indeholder også en kode. Sammen med to andre gadebørn prøver Raphael med livet som indsats at knække koden. Med en sadistisk politiofficers iskolde, korrumperede ånde i nakken!
Love actually by Richard Curtis( Book )

47 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's all about love and holiday cheer in London. The Prime Minister is smitten with his caterer; a widower's young son nurses the ultimate schoolboy crush; a writer falls for his Portuguese housekeeper; a devoted wife and mother copes with her potentially unfaithful husband; and a lovelorn American is desperately attracted to a colleague
Robbie the Reindeer( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hooves of fire: Robbie is Rudolph's son, and Pop is keen to see his lovable, but lazy, progeny follow in his famous hoof prints. Robbie has to get in shape for the Reindeer Games, where he'll have the chance to show Santa whether he has the right stuff or not. Legend of the lost tribe: A group of reindeer have set up a tourist business offering guided tours. When an accident occurs, Robbie believes he was saved by a long lost tribe of Vikings
Black Adder back and forth by Richard Curtis( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Blackadder cast returns after a 10 year absence for this special. The new 21st-century Lord Blackadder and his scabby, but loyal, servant Baldrick wreak havoc as they tumble through the past in a time machine, with disastrous consequences
Mr. Bean by Richard Curtis( Recording )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great Mr Bean! A famous painting is going to the Grierson Gallery in LA and they want a top man to come to America. He can talk about the artist. The National Gallery in London send Mr Bean. But something is very wrong with Mr Bean! He's very, very strange. And dangerous! After he arrives accidents start to happen
 
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Alternative Names
Curtis, R.

Curtis, Richard Wahalley Anthony.

Curtis, Richard Wahalley Anthony 1956-

Ricardus Curtis

Richard Curtis neuseeländischer Drehbuchautor

Richard Curtis Nieuw-Zeelands filmregisseur

Richard Curtis sceneggiatore, regista e attore britannico

Ричард Кёртис

Ричард Къртис

ریچارد کرتیس

रिचर्ड कर्टिस

리처드 커티스

커티스, 리차드 1956-

커티스, 리처드 1956-

カーチス, リチャード

カーティス, リチャード

リチャード・カーティス

李察·寇蒂斯

理查德·柯蒂斯

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Notting HillBlackadder remasteredFour Weddings and a FuneralRowan Atkinson is Mr. Bean : the whole BeanFour weddings and a funeralLove actuallyMr. Bean