WorldCat Identities

Otto, Barry 1941-

Works: 54 works in 144 publications in 3 languages and 4,487 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Western films  War films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Horror films  Comedy films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Barry Otto
Australia by Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 2,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicole Kidman y Hugh Jackman unen fuerzas con el visionario director Baz Luhrmann en Australia, una épica aventura, situada al borde de la Segunda Guerra Mundial, donde una aristócratica inglesa viaja al lejano continente y conoce a un rudo lugareño y a un encantador niño aborigen. Este desafortunado trío se embarca en un viaje de descubrimientos a través de cientos de millas del terreno más hermoso e inolvidable del planeta; pero todo su mundo cambia por el encuentro de varios poderosos enemigos, donde tratarán de encontrar refugio del bombardeo a la ciudad de Darwin por las fuerzas japonesas que atacaron Pearl Harbor
Strictly ballroom by Baz Luhrmann( Visual )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Super-hunk Scott Hastings is an ambitious, athletic dancer eager to break with the Australian Dance Federation's stodgy traditions and choreograph his own steps for the upcoming Ballroom Dancing Championship. Bonus material includes an exclusive documentary featuring Baz Luhrmann discussing the extraordinary journey of the film
Cosi( Visual )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The acclaimed comedy about a circle of friends just crazy enough to follow an impossible dream
$9.99 by Tatia Rosenthal( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unemployed 20-something man finds that the answers to the meaning of life can be found in a book. Soon his path crosses some of his more unusual neighbors, all looking for something missing in their lives
Bliss by Ray Lawrence( Visual )

18 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a man who so misunderstood the world he almost got it right. From the moment Harry Joy dropped dead his life would never be the same
Lilian's story by Jery Domaradzki( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and Norwegian and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For 40 years Lilian Singer has been locked up in a mental hospital by her father. Her release is eventually secured and she walks out to a world unfamiliar to her in every way, seeking the love and affection she never got"--Container
The marsupials( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2001 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The race is on as a colony of marsupial werewolves attempts to outwit and outlast their human counterparts in this offbeat horror film
Kiss or kill( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nikki and Al are lovers and small time scammers. When a routine job goes badly wrong, leaving a man dead in a hotel room, they decide to head west across the barren Nullabor Plain. With cops on their tail they overnight at a motel. Next morning the motel owner is dead: murdered. Nikki and Al begin to suspect each other of the killings
Three blind mice( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam, Dean, and Harry are three naval officers on shore leave in Sydney after six months at sea. Tomorrow morning, they're shipping out for Iraq. Tonight, two of them are making the best of it. One may be making a run for it. And for all three, it'll be a final night of women, poker, family dinners, and a dark secret that will change their lives forever
South solitary( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Thirty five and unmarried, Meredith Appleton arrives on the remote island of South Solitary with her lighthouse keeper uncle, George Wadsworth. She tries to make the best of a bad situation but wild weather and misadventure conspire against her, leaving Meredith marooned on the desolate island with the enigmatic assistant keeper Fleet (Marton Csokas). Brought together by unfortunate circumstances, they discover they have a lot more in common than they originally suspected"--Container
Vietnam( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the fate of an Australian family, the Goddards, as the conscription of 12,000 troops entangles Australia in what was widely perceived as an American war in Vietnam
Global haywire a short history of planet malfunction by Bruce Petty( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary fable, threading live action and animation to tell a tale of how East and West has reached the present crisis point
Rogue by Greg McLean( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When a group of tourists stumble into the remote Australian river territory of an enormous crocodile, the deadly creature traps them on a tiny mud island with the tide quickly rising and darkness descending. As the hungry predator closes in, they must fight for survival against all odds"--Container
The custodian( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Quinlan is a highly respected, dedicated cop. He is however depressed about his private and professional life, and the two are most definitely linked. Quinlan is one of the few honest cops that isn't on the take (something his wife just cannot handle - why should they be honest paupers while his colleagues live like kings?) But Quinlan knows the score. His closest friend, Det. Sgt. Frank Church is in it up to his neck. It becomes all too much for Quinlan. He must do something, whatever the cost, as he doesn't know how far up the chain of command the rot of corruption goes. His life will never be the same again, but that's the price he's willing to pay. He lies, cheats and bends the rules, because he's the last of the honest cops
The more things change...( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fed up with the pressures of inner-city living and the suburban sprawl, Lex (AFI Award winner Barry Otto, Strictly Ballroom) and Connie (AFI Award winner Judy Morris, Eye Of The Storm) attempt to make a break and pursue a bold new lifestyle in the country. A major sacrifice, Lex gives up his job but Connie keeps her high-profile publishing position - making the daily commute to the city from their newly purchased country farmhouse. In an attempt to guide the family towards self-sufficiency, Lex puts in the hard yards on the farm whilst looking after their young son Nicholas. However, things soon get too much for Lex to manage and Connie hires a live-in nanny to keep an eye on Nicholas. Spritely and pregnant, Geraldine (AFI Award winner Victoria Longley, Celia) establishes herself as a dedicated au pair, but harbours her own personal secrets that are set to provide certain frictions to the otherwise tranquil household dynamic
Howling III( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The race is on as a colony of marsupial werewolves attempts to outwit and outlast their human counterparts in this offbeat horror film
Love's brother( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gentle, romantic fable about love, destiny and the first espresso machine in Australia. In a small town in the 50's, two Italian brothers work hard to build a new life in this country. In southern Italy, a young woman is about to travel 12,000 miles to escape the poverty of her tiny village and marry one of the brothers, based on only a letter and a photograph he has sent her. The question is - which brother? (from the DVD cover notes)
Howling trilogy the Howling III: marsupials, the howling V: the Rebirth. & the howling VI: The freaks( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rebirth: A mysteriously selected group of people is stranded in a castle whose walls are the only witnesses to an ancient secret. As the savage murders begin, the desperate survivors realize to their horror that the secret still lives and now stalks them
Oscar and Lucinda by Peter Carey( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oscar is an Anglican priest who gambles discreetly and donates his winnings to help the poor. Lucinda is an Australian businesswoman who boldly defies the rules of 19th-century society. When they meet over an innocent game of cards, their passion for gambling leads them both down a road of romance, chance and fate that changes their lives forever
Mr Reliable by Universal Pictures Specific Film Hays McElroy Productions( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wally Melish, a convicted car thief, is released from prison. He immediately strikes up a relationship with single mother Beryl. Reverting back to his old life, he commits a minor breach of parole and the police arrive to pick him up. His refusal to be taken by the police is blown out of proportion when he pulls a gun on the arresting officers. Soon Beryl, Wally and beryls Son are surrounded bu armed police. Based on a true story
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