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Thewlis, David 1963-

Overview
Works: 234 works in 1,206 publications in 12 languages and 50,714 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  History  Historical films  Biographical films  War films  Children's films  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Author of screenplay, Performer, Singer, Other, Creator, Contributor, Director
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 Deathly Hallows by Daniel Radcliffe( Visual )

47 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 5,124 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
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J. K Rowling( Visual )

38 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 4,760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Year three at Hogwarts means new fun and challenges as Harry learns the delicate art of approaching a Hippogriff, transforming shape-shifting Boggarts into hilarity and even turn back time. But the term also brings danger. Soul-sucking Dementors hover over the school. An ally of the accursed He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named lurks within the castle walls. Fearsome wizard Sirius Black escapes Azkaban. And Harry will confront them all
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by David Yates( Visual )

38 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 3,685 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 )

31 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,199 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 )

44 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 3,074 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
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas by Mark Herman( Visual )

61 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,679 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 Anna Sewell( Visual )

43 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faithfully based on Anne Sewell's classic novel, this beloved horse story is told by its hero, the gallant Beauty, whose joyous and heartbreaking life takes him from idyllic days on a country squire's estate to London's hard, cobblestoned streets, through decades of owners both kindly and harsh
The theory of everything by James Marsh( Visual )

13 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 2,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, who falls deeply in love with fellow Cambridge student Jane Wilde. Once a healthy, active young man, Hawking received an earth-shattering diagnosis at 21 years of age. With Jane fighting tirelessly by his side, Stephen embarks on his most ambitious scientific work, studying the very thing he now has precious little of: time. Together, they defy impossible odds, breaking new ground in medicine and science, and achieving more than they could ever have dreamed" -- Back of container
The new world by Terrence Malick( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 2,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the beginning of the 17th century, three ships arrive in "The New World," to found the settlement of Jamestown, in what will become the colony of Virginia. The English see a pristine Eden, and the inhabitants of the great native civilization see invaders. Captain John Smith--sent on a reconnaissance mission to scope out "the Naturals'" fortifications--is quickly captured and sentenced to death by the chief. At the last moment the chief's favorite daughter, Pocahontas, throws herself upon Smith and begs her father to spare his life. The passionate and noble young native woman and the ambitious soldier of fortune find themselves torn between the undeniable requirements of civic duty and the inescapable demands of the heart. Love, loss, and discovery animate the story, an elegiac celebration of the America that was ... and the America that was yet to come
Seven years in Tibet by Jean-Jacques Annaud( Visual )

80 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,808 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 Dalai Lama
Kingdom of heaven by Ridley Scott( Visual )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kingdom of heaven: Balian, a young blacksmith, has lost his family and much of his faith. Destiny comes to him in the form of a great knight, Godfrey of Ibelin, a Crusader briefly home to France from fighting in the East. Revealing himself as Balian's father, Godfrey shows him the true meaning of knighthood and takes him on a journey across continents to the fabled Holy City of Jerusalem. There, Balian falls in love and finds redemption in a heroic fight against overwhelming forces to save his people and fulfill his destiny as a knight
Dragonheart 2 legendary tales by Rob Cohen( Visual )

66 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 1,499 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
Anonymous by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

23 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,429 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
Timeline by Michael Crichton( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,294 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
The fifth estate by Bill Condon( Visual )

21 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,224 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?
Dinotopia by Marco Brambilla( Visual )

24 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two brothers find themselves castaways on Dinotopia, a secret world where dinosaurs and humans coexist in harmony until their sources of power, the sunstones, begin to fail
Naked by Mike Leigh( Visual )

71 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A charming, eloquent, and vicious drifter on the lam in London rejects those who would care for him and hurls himself into a nocturnal odyssey through the city, colliding with a succession of desperate and dispossessed people and scorching everyone in his path
Prime suspect( Visual )

18 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Chief Jane Tennison has been transferred to a new station and now has the job of cleaning up the streets of Soho. The team goes into the underworld of teenage prostitution, pornography and runaways
Restoration by Michael Hoffman( Visual )

18 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 17th century Britain, a young man seduced by the wealth and indolence of the Restoration court finds redemption of sorts through the love of a woman
Basic instinct 2 by Michael Caton-Jones( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now living in London, writer Catherine Tramell sets her lethal sights on Michael Glass, the control-freak psychiatrist assigned to evaluate her as a risk-addicted suspect in the "accidental" killing of a star soccer player. Turns out Catherine's just getting started (or is she?), and that's bad news for Glass's ex-wife, a tabloid journalist, and the Scotland Yard detective who's desperate to put Catherine in jail. Has Catherine finally met her match when the doctor is lured into her seductive games?
 
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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
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David Thewlis acteur britannique

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Dejvid Tjulis

Thewlis, David.

Wheeler, David 1963-

Давид Тьюліс

Дейвид Тюлис

Дејвид Тјулис

Дэвид Тьюлис

דייוויד ת'יוליס

دیوید تیولیس بازیگر بریتانیایی

데이비드 슐리스

デヴィッド・シューリス

大卫·休里斯

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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood PrinceHarry Potter and the Order of the PhoenixThe new worldSeven years in TibetDragonheart 2 legendary talesTimelineNakedBasic instinct 2