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Thewlis, David 1963-

Overview
Works: 386 works in 1,902 publications in 10 languages and 61,837 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  War films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Biographical films  History 
Roles: Actor, Author of screenplay, Author, Performer, vac, Narrator, Singer, Other, Contributor, Director, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about David Thewlis
 
Most widely held works by David Thewlis
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by Alfonso Cuarón( Visual )

64 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 4,916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry, Ron, and Hermione, now teenagers, return for their third year at Hogwarts. There they are forced to face escaped prisoner Sirius Black, who poses a great threat to Harry. Harry must overcome the threats of Dementors, outsmart a werewolf, and finally deal with the truth about Sirius and his relationship with his parents. Harry and friends master advanced magic classes, cross time barriers, and change the course of more than one life
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by David Yates( Visual )

68 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 3,752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emboldened by the return of Lord Voldemort, the Death Eaters are wreaking havoc in both the Muggle and wizarding worlds. Hogwarts, once thought to be a safe haven, may no longer be safe. Harry suspects that new dangers may lie within the castle, but Dumbledore is more intent upon preparing him for the final battle that he knows is fast approaching. Harry will have to help him uncover a vital key to unlocking Voldemort's defenses, a critical piece of information known only to Horace Slughorn, Hogwarts' former Potions Professor. Dumbledore manipulates his old colleague into returning to his previous post with promises of more money, a bigger office and the chance to teach the famous Harry Potter
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by David Yates( Visual )

45 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 3,523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lord Voldemort has returned, but the ministry of Magic is doing everything it can to keep the wizarding world from knowing the truth. They appoint Ministry official Dolores Umbridge as the new Defense Against the Dark Arts professor at Hogwarts. When Umbridge refuses to teach practical defensive magic, Ron and Hermione convince Harry to secretly train a select group of students for the wizarding war that lies ahead. A terrifying showdown between good and evil awaits"--Container
War horse by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

61 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 3,181 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
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by David Yates( Visual )

48 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 1 begins as Harry, Ron and Hermione set out on their perilous mission to track down and destroy the secret to Voldemort's immortality and destruction--the Horcruxes. On their own, without the guidance of their professors or the protection of Professor Dumbledore, the three friends must now rely on one another more than ever. But there are Dark Forces in their midst that threaten to tear them apart. Harry's only hope is to find the Horcruxes before Voldemort finds him
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by David Yates( Visual )

47 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 2,975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the epic finale, the battle between the good and evil forces of the wizarding world escalates into an all-out war. The stakes have never been higher and no one is safe. But it is Harry who may be called upon to make the ultimate sacrifice as he draws closer to the climactic showdown with Lord Voldemort. It all ends here
Wonder Woman by Patty Jenkins( Visual )

47 editions published in 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before she was Wonder Woman she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained warrior. When a pilot crashes and tells of conflict in the outside world, she leaves home to fight a war to end all wars, discovering her full powers and true destiny
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas by Mark Herman( Visual )

75 editions published between 2008 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 2,724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Poland during World War II. Innocent and naive 8-year-old Bruno is bored and restless in his new home. Ignoring his mother, he sets off on an adventure in the woods. He comes across a high fence which separates him from the people he can see through it. Soon he meets a young boy in striped pajamas, and a surprising friendship develops
Black Beauty by Louise Colln( Visual )

60 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lyrically recounted from the handsome stallion's perspective, the film traces his fortunes; from his happy beginnings on a sprawling, verdant country manor to working-class London's sooty, teeming streets. As he passes from owner to owner during a two-decade span, the ever-faithful steed encounters the best and worst of the human spirit
The theory of everything by James Marsh( Visual )

24 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 2,272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A stirring and bittersweet love story, inflected with tasteful good humor ..."--Variety
The new world by Terrence Malick( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 2,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette : En avril 1607, trois bateaux anglais et leurs équipages accostent sur la côte orientale du continent nord-américain. Au nom de la Virginia Company, ils viennent établir un avant-poste économique, religieux et culturel sur ce qu'ils considèrent comme le Nouveau Monde. Même s'ils ne s'en rendent pas compte, ils débarquent au coeur d'un empire indien très sophistiqué dirigé par un chef puissant. Mais les Anglais préfèrent combattre plutôt que de s'adapter. John Smith, un officier de l'armée, est alors aux fers pour insubordination. En cherchant de l'aide auprès des Indiens, il découvre une jeune femme fascinante, volontaire et impétueuse nommée Pocahontas. Très vite, un lien se crée entre elle et Smith
Kingdom of heaven by Ridley Scott( Visual )

30 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Balian, a young Frenchman in Medieval Jerusalem during the Crusades, having lost everything, finds redemption in a heroic fight against overwhelming forces to save his people and fulfill his destiny as a knight
Seven years in Tibet by Jean-Jacques Annaud( Visual )

67 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heinrich Harrer is an Austrian national and a Nazi sympathizer. He leaves Austria in 1939 to climb a mountain in the Himalayas. Through a series of circumstances (including POW camp), he and fellow climber Peter Aufschnaiter become the only two foreigners in the Tibetan holy city of Lhasa. There, Heinrich's life changes forever as he becomes a close confidant to the young Dalai Lama
Anonymous by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

31 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in the political snake-pit of Elizabethan England, Anonymous speculates on an issue that has for centuries intrigued academics and brilliant minds ... who was the author of the plays credited to William Shakespeare? Anonymous poses one possible answer, focusing on a time when cloak-and-dagger political intrigue, illicit romances in the Royal Court, and the schemes of greedy nobles hungry for power were exposed in the most unlikely of places: the London stage."--Container
Anomalisa by Duke Johnson( Visual )

34 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Stone, husband, father and noted author, travels to Cincinnati to speak at a customer service conference. But once he₂s separated from the routine of his daily life, a chance encounter helps him to realize just what, and whom, he₂s been missing
Macbeth by Justin Kurzel( Visual )

17 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and German and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard star in this adaptation of Shakespeare's tragedy. After three witches foretell that Scottish nobleman Macbeth (Fassbender) will be king he becomes obssessed by the idea. Encouraged by his wife Lady Macbeth (Cotillard), his ambition becomes all-consuming and he kills the reigning monarch, King Duncan (David Thewlis). But Macbeth becomes a tyrannical ruler, filled with anxiety over who he can trust ... The cast also includes Elizabeth Debicki, Sean Harris, Paddy Considine and David Hayman
Legend( Visual )

41 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of the rise and fall of London's most notorious gangsters, Reggie and Ron Kray, both portrayed by Tom Hardy in an amazing double performance. It is a classic crime thriller taking viewers into the secret history of the 1960s and the extraordinary events that secured the infamy of the Kray twins
The fifth estate by Bill Condon( Visual )

34 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and his colleague Daniel Domscheit-Berg team up to become underground watchdogs of the very powerful. They create a platform that allows whistleblowers to anonymously leak covert data. But when Assange and Berg gain access to the biggest trove of confidential intelligence documents in U.S. history, they battle each other and a defining question of our time: what are the costs of keeping secrets in a free society, and what are the costs of exposing them?
Timeline by Michael Crichton( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While excavating in the Dordogne Valley of France, a scientific research team's new invention, a time-travel machine, had inadvertently sent archeology professor Edward Johnston (Billy Connelly) back to 14th-cantury France ... and has landed him in the middle of the raging Hundred Years War between the French and English. Johnston's only chance for rescue lies in the hands of his son Chris (Paul Walker), his assistant professor Andre Marek (Gerard Butler) and several of his students. The intrepid time travelers must make the same treacherous journey and, with the deadline on only eight hours now ticking away, must navigate through the hostile, war-torn territory and retrieve the professor before he's lost to history forever
DragonHeart by Rob Cohen( Visual )

62 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sean Connery is the voice of Draco the dragon in this tale of a knight dedicated to an ancient creed of honor and his vow to destroy all dragons
 
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Wheeler, David 1963-

Ντέιβιντ Θιούλις

Давид Тьюліс

Дейвид Тюлис

Дејвид Тјулис

Дэвид Тьюлис

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דייוויד ת'יוליס שחקן בריטי

ديفيد ثيوليس ممثل بريطاني

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